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Review Count: 10
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Twin Oaks RV Park & Campground, Elko, Georgia

Date of Stay: November, 2017 - $34.00
Overall Rating:      

We stayed here just overnight on our way to Florida. The park is right off the interstate, which could prove noisy of staying for a while, but we loved the ease of getting onto the campground and our campsite. Long pull through. Didn't have to disconnect our toad and it was easy to get out of the next morning. Funny thing - people staring leaving at 6 am, when it was still dark outside. when we left at 8, we felt we were late. The campground was well maintained and clean. Would stay here again.. We camped at Twin Oaks RV Park & Campground in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
4
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
No

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Shore Hills Campground and RV Park, Boothbay, Maine

Date of Stay: July, 2017 - $53.00
Overall Rating:      

Shore Hills took us in after we left an unacceptable campground in the area. They put us into a great campsite and checked on us every couple of days to make sure we were happy. The only thing preventing us from giving them a 10 is that Why 27 was right behind us. It wasn't too bad, though. We quickly got used to it. We camped at Shore Hills Campground and RV Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
o
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Boothbay is central to many coastal Maine attractions. Make sure to go to Windjammer days in July.

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Hidden Acres Family Campground, Preston, Connecticut

Date of Stay: June, 2017 - $45.00
Overall Rating:      

When it rains outside, I expect a bit of a mess. What I don't expect is to be ankle-deep in mud to the point that I lost a shoe. I don't know about all the areas in this campground, but where we were in 107A, there was nothing but dirt that turned into mud. No gravel, no pavement. Our rig is covered in mud to the likes that I've never seen before. And inside was worse. I put down two bath mats to try and contain the mud but I still ended up on my hands and knees, scrubbing the floor. We've ended up in a campground in Maine that will allow us to wash the rig. It will take a pressure washer and heavy brush to get rid of this mud. In addition, the campground was filled with seasonals. I have no problem with seasonal campers. But I do have a problem when my view out my back window was a mobile home with a mattress and several pallets sitting out in the yard, along with other debris. Everywhere we looked was trashed. The campground is old but there is no excuse for this kind of disrepair. Not for the amount of money we were paying. Sorry, but fun activities for the kids don't make up for an old run down and dirty campground. We left four days early. This was truly the worst campground we've ever been at. The site was also not wide enough. Our slide out was against a tree. I got no help from staff. We camped at Hidden Acres Family Campground in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
107A
Site Surface
Dirt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Not big enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Interior Roads
Tight Turns, Scraping Branches, Obstacles, Poor Conditions
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Not Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Avoid this place.

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Copake KOA, Copake, New York

Date of Stay: June, 2017 - $87.00
Overall Rating:      

First the good: The Campground is immaculate and well maintained. Everything was clean. The pool was exceptional - heated at 82 degrees it went from a kiddy size all the way to 9 ft. I wish I had more time to enjoy it. They have a great playground, gaga ball pit, basketball courts, horseshoes, mini golf, a game room and a pavilion where they have live music on Saturdays. The amount of family activities on the weekend was great. The Saturday we were there was a Princess theme and there were many activities surrounding the theme. They also had wagon rides. Even when it was packed on the weekend, everyone was well behaved, When quiet hours began, staff patrolled the campground to ensure there were no problems. The campground is large and well maintained. During the week, the campground is practically deserted for now. We truly enjoyed the peace and quiet and hearing only birds and roosters. Now for the bad: Like a typical KOA, they nickel and dime you to death. On their website and in their booklet they state that there is a visitor fee because you need a key card to get in through the gate. I expected that and was ready to pay the average visitor fee of $5 per person. Imagine my surprise to find it $11 PER PERSON PER DAY. Even if your visitor is just there for 15 minutes, you have to drop off your license to ensure you don't stay longer. It cost me an additional $300 in visitors fees. Our campsite TR28, was very long and accommodated our 43 ft rig easily with room for two additional cars. Our site was a premium site. We selected it for the concrete patio for our reunion. However, the width of the sites were not enough. We barely squeezed in between the hook up tower and the flower bed on the other side. It took us 15 minutes to get in there and not hit something with our slide outs. We camped at Copake KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
TR28
Site Surface
Concrete, Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 10
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Pine Hill RV Park, Kutztown, Pennsylvania

Date of Stay: May, 2017 - $39.00
Overall Rating:      

I originally booked a month's stay because of the proximity to Philadelphia and Lancaster County. I was very happy at the $700 monthly rate. However, when we arrived, I found out that I didn't read the fine print and the $700 rate was only if you booked two months or more, so our month's stay ended up being over $1100, which I would not have paid for if I'd known. The campground was clean, but the sites were too close together. All sites were gravel and some grass. But the grassy area was only about six feet wide before you were up against the neighbor's sewer connection. Our satellite went out while we were there. Once we replaced it, we couldn't get a connection because of the trees near our campsite. we asked if we could move one row over. This was Tuesday BEFORE Memorial Day. We were told absolutely not until after Memorial Day because all sites were booked. This was confusing because when you make a reservation, you were not guaranteed a site, so moving would not have caused anyone to lose their reservation. But still, we had to wait for another week to try out the replacement satellite. We explained that if it didn't work, we would not have enough time left to get another replacement, but it didn't matter. The answer was no. They kept the grass strips well mowed. After they moved our sign off the grass, we moved it onto the gravel. They still knocked it over and just left it there. There was no reason for it to be knocked over. They brought us a fire ring and we were told not to move it from where they had it. Water was well and pressure was low. Water came out of the spigot rusty. Cell phone reception was almost non existent and wifi was super slow. Next to the interstate. Small things, but they created a bad feeling overall. We camped at Pine Hill RV Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
D11
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Not Convenient

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Fort Whaley Family Campground, Whaleyville, Maryland

Date of Stay: May, 2017 - $34.00
Overall Rating:      

This is one of our favorite campgrounds. It is well maintained and while we were here in early May, the employees were busy spiffing it up for the season. The campground has a nice general store and are putting in a cantina. Their dog park is one of the best I've seen. Lots of things for kids and adults to do. We camped at Fort Whaley Family Campground in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
F12
Site Surface
Concrete, Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

The closest shops are in Berlin. Don't forget to stop at Crabs to Go to get genuine Maryland Crabs. The Assateague horses were great to see. Rehoboth is one of the dog friendliest towns I've seen. Every outdoor seating area allows dogs and even has water bowls for them. Note: If you head down to Chincoteague to see the lighthouse, leave your dogs at home. They don't even allow them in the car.

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

4 Paws Kingdom Campground and Dog Retreat, Rutherfordton, North Carolina

Date of Stay: April, 2017 - $39.00
Overall Rating:      

We loved our stay at Four Paws. The week we were there, it rained a lot, but that was none's fault. The owners are wonderful. They are so nice and caring and their maintenance Guy was a huge help to us when we lost our front brakes. This campground is for the dogs - literally. There are more dog parks and things to do for dogs than I could ever imagine. Now that the new owners have the dog areas well established, I would suggest working on the campsites. The decks and fences are great. But the sites are not very even and the large gravel was hard to walk on. Paves sites would be great, but if not, go to smaller gravel that isn't so hard to walk on. The sites are the only thing that stop me from giving this campground a 10. The concept is wonderful - please keep up the great work! We camped at 4 Paws Kingdom Campground and Dog Retreat in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
13
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Covered Forested
Interior Roads
Tight Turns, Scraping Branches
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Lake Lure and Chimney Rock are only 20 miles away. Worth the trip!

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Coastal Georgia RV Resort, Brunswick, Georgia

Date of Stay: April, 2017 - $42.00
Overall Rating:      

I've gotta say that this has been one of my favorite parks so far. We were on Site 122, backing up to the lake. It was a fairly large lake with lots of marshy brush, so we spent most afternoons, sitting outside and watching the birds. From egrets to cardinals to mudhens, you name it, we saw it. we even saw a hawk fly in, hover over the lake and dive down to catch a fish. I tried to get a picture but only got the splash of the water. This RV resort is laid out in a nice pattern. Each site had a paved lot, with picnic bench and charcoal BBQ. The sites were divided by shrubs and magnolia trees. It has very long pull throughs as well as the back ins. Everything about the resort was level. We enjoyed riding our bikes around every day. The sites could have been a little wider, but that was minor. The pool was immaculate as was the entire resort. They picked up your trash every morning from your site. While we were there in early April, the weather was perfect - low 80s and sunny. The only thing stopping me from giving it a 10 is that the lake backed up to I-95, so there was quite a bit of traffic noise. But that's not the owner's fault and you get used to it. They are in the process of adding another 50 sites which will be very welcome as they stay booked. We camped at Coastal Georgia RV Resort in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
122
Site Surface
Concrete, Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

If we wanted to venture out, right outside the park was a Winn Dixie and a liquor store. Other big box stores were only seven miles away. Nearby is St. Simons Islands as well as Jekyll Island, so we never ran out of things to do and see during our two weeks there.

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Review Count: 10
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Paradise Oaks RV Resort, Bushnell, Florida

Date of Stay: January, 2017 - $45.00
Overall Rating:      

I absolutely loved Paradise Oaks! From our first visit, when we were showed around the campground by a camp host to him knocking on our door and picking us up to get our rental golf cart, the service was above par. This was definitely the friendliest campground we've ever been to. We stayed there to see the Tampa RV Show and actually met the campground owners there. They took time to talk to us and were super friendly. Plenty of amenities and special events. They have golf cart rentals at a super price - $80 a week. It was fun to drive around and visit with everyone - seasonal and transient visitors. The only thing that would prevent me from staying here for an entire season is that Bushnell doesn't have a lot to offer. Yes, The Villages are 30 minutes away, Tampa is a good hour away, and that was the only issue. Everything was at least an hour away. I would go stir crazy here if I stayed for months. Other than that, our stay was fantastic and we look forward to going back. We camped at Paradise Oaks RV Resort in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
Z83
Site Surface
Concrete, Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open, Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
No

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Bryn Mawr Ocean Resort, St Augustine Beach, Florida

Date of Stay: January, 2017 - $88.00
Overall Rating:      

When I called to make reservations for our MH, I specifically asked if this site would be big rig friendly and I was assured that it was. I wanted to come here to be by a dog-friendly beach and figured that it would be somewhat cramped. What I didn't expect was that the resort would be mostly park models. As we headed to our site, 109, we started having difficulties navigating the very narrow roads. We were going by the outline given to us at the office. She had marked the wrong road, one less than we needed to turn. The result was that our turn was so tight that we hit a streetlight. Luckily, we didn't sustain any damage to our mh and after having the maintenance man check out the street light, it was not damaged either. Not a great start to our week. We definitely should not have been sent down to our site in a 45 ft MH. Hubby is trying to figure out the best way to get out of here in the morning without hitting something else. The location was fantastic. Right on A1A with lots of restaurants and shopping close by. You could not see the beach from your campsite because of the sand dunes, but the beach was easily accessed by several boardwalks. I did love the covered patios that were attached to some sites. Very cozy, and fun watching how residents decorated them with lights, etc. There seems to be one set of rules for the seasonal visitors and another for transients. We have to pay $5 for each visitor and pay extra for pets and were told very firmly that only vehicle was allowed per campsite. I noted many of the park models that had more than one car, sometimes making it difficult to get through. The staff was not the friendliest. They seem to talk about each other to clients. We camped at Bryn Mawr Ocean Resort in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
109
Site Surface
Concrete, Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Not big enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Interior Roads
Tight Turns, Obstacles, Poor Conditions
Tow Vehicle Parking
No

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