Date of Stay: September, 2010
Loved coming back to Buccaneer. Everything was very nice. 2011 the water park, pool and store are supposed to be up and running. Ranger rode through the park often. Enjoyed our stay and will be back. Bath house is new, however it is not air conditioned or heated but that didn't bother me at all. Very nice park can't wait to go back and planning on going back at Thanksgiving.
Date of Stay: November, 2009
Camped here several times, always pleased, this trip was no exception. Very friendly lady checked us in. Clean park, shuttle comes by every 15 minutes or so to take you to casino. Great buffet at casino. CG nice and quiet. No more wood chips, they have planted grass. Very clean. Will return.
Date of Stay: July, 2009
Nice park, right on MS river. Friendly staff, nicely stocked little store. The roads leading to sites is gravel and somewhat dusty but not too bad. Some sites are concrete; some are grass, all are nice. Some are very shady and some are in sun (which will be good for winter trips). Easy access to Natchez, MS where there is great historic places to visit. Would recommend "Cock of the Walk" restaurant in Natchez and be sure to visit the little shop next door. All in all great CG. My only complaint is that the pool is too small for the park. Everything else is really nice and pleasant. I would recommend this CG. There is also a "riverwalk" that is nice for night strolls.
Date of Stay: October, 2008
We were on site 155 which is right at the interstate. The noise level was so high that at 3:30 a.m. I was wide awake! The CG itself is nice but not a place to go to rest too much noise; even during the day all you hear is the interstate. I rated this CG a year ago and HAD to stay here again for my husband's job. I would suggest getting a site in the back as far back as you can go. They are overpriced. Seems my rating is same as others, too close spots, too noisy, too pricey. Although nice, I'm thinking someone needs to open another CG in Lafayette!
Date of Stay: July, 2008
Fun! Fun! Fun! We stayed an entire week here for our vacation. Always something fun and exciting to do. They give "Activity Sheets" each day to let you know what is going on. Samples of activities are: sand art, movies every night at dark, raising the flag and pledge of Allegiance with Yogi, hayride with Yogi and much much more. The water park and swimming pool area is the best! There is a "cartoon cafe" where you can get a nice cool drink and snack. Nice store at Ranger's station with some cute Yogi gifts. Very Very friendly personnel. We were in the "premium" spots which is up on the hill and only about maybe 20 spots. They are extra $s but very well worth it. They are level, paved sites and very near all the action. Now, for the draw backs... in the regular campground (non-premium sites) very unlevel sites, all gravel and the dust will choke you! (but is much more affordable) Do not camp in this area if you or family has asthma. Also, we fought ANTS (and lots of them - very aggravating) the entire week. Other than that it was a great place and I promise you will not be bored. Oh yeah -- if you camp in the premium spots.. you have 2 BBQ pits, one that stands upright and one attached to the fire ring...could come in handy if cooking for a crew! Go... enjoy yourself... you will love it!
Date of Stay: February, 2008
Very nice place. We enjoyed every minute of our stay. Campground is very clean, restrooms were basically clean. Nice large showers. Equipped with picnic tables, BBQ pits, and fire ring (bricks were in a circle and that is where you are to have a campfire). Some site were very unlevel others nice and level. All blacktop paved. No lights in campground at night, make sure to bring flashlights if arriving at night. Nice family CG. Plan on going back again and again. One negative to note is no cable and no WIFI.
Date of Stay: October, 2007
This is a very nice, clean park. The reason for the rating is: sites are very close, lots of noise from interstate, very very expensive. Although the staff was friendly, the place is clean, I would have to think twice before going back. My total bill for 2 nights was $95.91! I find that way too much to be parked almost on top of your neighbor and not being able to sleep because of the noise level. There is a lot to do for kids, 2 pools, game room, basketball court, swing set, paddle boats, putt-putt golf -- BUT all come with a cost! Everything is extra except the swing set and basketball and pool. We had to pay $3.00 a day for cable for TV and check out is at Noon and you still have to pay $3.00 even though you must be out by noon. Obviously the owners need to make money but they are taking the joy out of camping when you have to bust a $100.00 bill for 2 nights. That seemed to be the talk of the CG, every complained about the cost vs. what you get. Not sure if we will return. We did hear that a new CG was opening in nearby Henderson, LA around 11/1... we will ck it out and will make our next trip there.. maybe now that this KOA will have competition, they will reduce their rates and fees for everything.
Date of Stay: August, 2007
We have camped here several times and always enjoy it. The grass was cut except around the lake but it wasn't over grown. The pool was nice and clean. The campground was really quiet,almost empty because it was "back to school" week. The office staff is a new girl who was much friendlier and helpful than the young man that was there before. Also, they have added a security officer that now patrols the campground. This is something new and appreciated. I have never experienced any problems there but just knowing that they are watching out for their campers is nice. We truly enjoyed our stay and are looking forward to next time. I highly recommend this campground.
Date of Stay: July, 2007
If you need a campground that is basically just slots, this is for you! They is maybe 2 feet of grass between each sites and when we pulled in we were told the few spots we were able to choose as the rest are for long term campers; better known as "residents". There is nothing to do except fish in a small lake or swim in a very small pool. No shade at all. Although staff was friendly they make it known that they cater to their long term guests!
Date of Stay: June, 2007
Have stayed here several times and always enjoy our stay. Now that the Hollywood Casino and hotel are up and running, campers are allowed to use the swimming pool at the Casino. Very good buffet at casino and shuttle takes you back and forth. Campground is very well maintained and staff is always friendly. Will come back again and again. Very nice place to stay, you wont' be sorry!
Date of Stay: May, 2007
Nice park considering it was almost completely destroyed by hurricane. No sewer and the pool is no longer there. It was washed away by hurricane. Nice people, nice park. Would go back. The only reason I give this an 8 instead of a 10 is that the grass needed to be cut badly. It was very high and that is a major pet peeve of mine! Sites were level considering they were gravel. Most sites have shade a few don't but staff was helpful in finding us a spot with our wants and needs. If you go there is a restaurant the staff recommended called "Louis and red head lady". I highly recommend it, very good and inexpensive. They have seafood that is exceptional!
Date of Stay: April, 2007
Just letting everyone know that this campground is open again. It had closed in Nov but is now open with new management. I just called to make reservations and the new manager told me they have hay rides every Friday and Saturday evening for the kids, are putting in a new camp store, a snack shop by the pool and putt putt golf! I can't wait to go back.