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Welcome!

Come to Lake Erie and see the great adventure you've been missing. Ohio's Northwest shoreline rests on Lake Erie and makes for a memorable vacation.

We offer all the amenities and features you need to enjoy a relaxing and comfortable stay.

Located in the heart of historical Marblehead, you can walk or ride your bikes to the lighthouse or downtown shops. We are just 30 minutes from Cedar Point!


Motel and campground reservations
419-798-4823

Be sure to fill out a reservation as soon as possible!

New site launched!

It's 2014, and the Surf Motel and Campground is now under new ownership! One of the many changes involves our new website. Please take a look around, and let us know what you think.

  • Cedar Point

    Cedar Point is a 364 acre amusement park located in Sandusky, Ohio on a narrow peninsula jutting into Lake Erie. Cedar Point is the only amusement park with four roller coasters that are taller than 200 feet. As of 2010, Cedar Point has more rides (75) than any other amusement park.

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  • East Harbor State Park

    Located on the shores of Lake Erie, East Harbor State Park has unlimited opportunities for outdoor recreation. Boating, fishing, swimming, picnicking and camping are popular while nature enthusiasts will enjoy the abundance of waterfowl, shorebirds and other species of wildlife found in the park's scenic wetlands.

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    Jet Express

    High-Speed Water-Jets! Speeds up to 40 mph, take you further…faster! Scenic Cruises with a Narrated Tour (chance to view all 12 U.S. islands plus several Canadian islands) all included in your trip to Put-in-Bay and Kelleys island! Extra Late-Night Service…when things heat up, you don’t need to hurry home!

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  • Put-In-Bay

    Put-in-Bay is a small summer resort vacation destination located on South Bass Island in Lake Erie's shallow western basin. Put in Bay has been a summer resort since the mid 1800's, thrived during the turn of the last century during the Victorian era when thousands of visitors disembarked from a half dozen different steam ships that anchored here.

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  • Middle Bass Island

    Middle Bass Island is an island of the U.S. state of Ohio, located in Lake Erie. A small town, Middle Bass, lies on the island. The 805-acre island is shaped like the Big Dipper and is one of three Bass Islands located at the center of a group of 23 smaller islands.

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  • Kelleys Island

    Kelleys Island is the largest US island in the western basin of Lake Erie, the Walleye Fishing Capital of the world. With a landmass of twenty-eight hundred acres and an eighteen-mile shoreline, the island has a lot to offer. There are a variety of seasonal activities and events, places to explore, and a rich cultural and natural history to discover -- something for everyone!

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  • Cedar Point
  • East Harbor State Park
  • Jet Express
  • Put-In-Bay
  • Middle Bass Island
  • Kelleys Island

Contact Us


Telephone. 419 798 4823
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Location. 230 E. Main Street
Marblehead, Ohio 43440