LvR

No Avatar
  • Review Count 36
  • States Reviewed 21
  • Helpful Reviews 5

User Map


Reviews

Date of Stay:

Stayed one night while traveling to southern Florida. Access to and from I-75 good but road remains under construction making the short trip a bit of a challenge. The park has fairly wide paved roads throughout although the sites are a bit narrow. We drive a 44' MH with tow and were not able to keep the car attached and fit onto the pad. Grass between sites - a bit narrow but enough so that you don't feel absolutely on top of your neighbor. Sites are level. Office staff delightful and helpful. Online reservation process worked well. We did not use rest rooms or laundry so cannot comment on that. Park was very clean and well maintained. Utilities good, water pressure good, and Wifi worked well. Not certain we would stay here again as the sites are just a tad small for our size with the car on but the resort was very nice for MH or rigs of smaller size.

Date of Stay:

We initially planned to stay one night at Grand Lake but ended up staying almost one week due to issues with our coach. The residents of the park are fabulous - we broke down right at the registration office when it was closed and the residents of the resort were really great in helping us to get emergency assistance and settled into the park. Grand Lake is a Sun RV Resort and the management practices of Sun as well as those of Grand Lake need improvement. Although we had registered for our stay, there was no information at the office for us or several other campers who came in behind us. Calls to the "manager on call" went unanswered. When the office is open, staff are helpful. The Resort is easy off I-75 with paved internal roads and concrete pads in the upper section of the resort. Roads and sites are narrow but we were able to navigate and level easily with our 44' MH. Although we did not tow our car through the resort, there were many campers who went through with the car attached. The lower section of the resort is grass and relatively level. We stayed in this section for 4 days of the 7 we were there. Utilities and water pressure good, internet good. We would stay here again.

Date of Stay:

Bella Terra is easy access from I-10 using the Baldwin Expressway and Foley Beach Expressway. Internal roads are paved with large concrete sites. We drive a 44' MH with a tow which we removed when arriving at the resort. We had no difficulty navigating into the site or around the park. The utilities are well placed along the side of the site. Electric and water pressure is good. We stayed in a lakefront site that was nicely landscaped and included a screened gazebo. The resort is lovely, clean and well maintained. The staff of the resort have the best customer service practices that we have ever encountered. They called us several times prior to our arrival to confirm our reservation, check on our arrival time, and just to make sure we were all set. When inside the park, they alerted us right away for a couple of packages that arrived. They were extremely friendly and made us feel welcome. The guests were the same way, very friendly and we really enjoyed the week that we spent there. Workout room is good, club house is nice and we used the hot tub as well. Wifi is good for basic internet activity. We hope to return next year as we had such a great time during our stay.

Date of Stay:

Campground is easy access from I-185. Internal roads are paved and campsites in the Azalea section are concrete. We drive a 44' MH with a tow and were able to easily navigate the park with the tow. Staff were very friendly and we got an escort to our site. Most sites in this area look level with good hook-ups, our site was level and the coach auto-leveled with no difficulty. The grounds are nicely maintained and the campground is clean. We did not use the CG rest room or laundry so cannot comment on that. Quiet hours begin at 10P and there was loud music up until that time on the Saturday we were there. Overall, nice place and we would stop here again.

Date of Stay:

We spent two weeks at Mountain Falls at the end of the foliage and tourist season so there were very few motorhomes in the park while we were there. The park itself is paved throughout with concrete pads which are level. Almost every site has landscaping or development of some sort. Our lot (#4) was near the entrance to the park and was nicely designed with delightful sitting areas and lighting. Is was close to Rt. 64 so there is a bit of traffic noise but nothing that was bothersome. The park itself is cleaned and nicely maintained. The views from The Ridge at the top of the resort are stunning although the sites for rent in this section are quite stark, mostly just a level concrete pad. We drive a 43' MH and tow a car making the drive into the resort from the East quite interesting. The road is narrow and curvy for the last 5 or six miles so one must go slow and carefully. If we were returning, we might take off the car prior to this last section of the road. As previously noted there is not a lot to do locally without a 30 - 60 minutes drive but it suited us just fine, we appreciated the quiet and the solitude. The club house is very nice and we used the exercise room several times. Wifi worked pretty well from our location, satellite reception was good. We would stay here again.

Date of Stay:

Lovely park nestled on the shores of the French Broad River. We drive a 43' MH with a tow and had no difficulty getting into the park and our site. Manager waited on us upon arrival and he was friendly and helpful. Our site was directly on the river which created a lovely view from the front of the coach. The internal roads are paved while the sites are concrete and separated by a hedge row on the sides. There is grass to the front of the coach for the row next to the river. There is a doggy rest stop area and the open field next to the office made for a very nice walk with the dog. The park is very clean and peaceful given it sits quite close to the very busy Rt. 66. We did not use the rest room or laundry facilities. Wifi worked fairly well and we got good satellite reception. We would stay here again.

Date of Stay:

As noted by the previous reviewer, the final road getting to the park is narrow and one must use caution at this point. Inside the park the roads and sites are hard packed stone and most look level. We drive a 43' MH with a tow and had no difficulty getting into the park and navigating around the park. The park hostess was very polite and friendly, taking us to our assigned site. Whispering Hills has recently added 9 long pull through sites which we were able to use. They were easy to get into and allowed for the tow to stay on. Prior to the week of our stay, they had only pull smaller rigs into that location to assure the sites were firm and could handle the bigger motorhomes. They provided plywood squares for our pods to assure the sites would not get damaged by the big rigs before the gravel had thoroughly settled. It seemed firm under our rig and the new sites have a nice grass area between sites. Most sites have a grass area between sites but there is one pull through section of the park that is gravel only. We did not use the rest room facilities or the Wifi. We got an acceptable Verizon hot spot signal on our phone and the satellite worked well in this location. Nice spot for an overnight or even a couple of days. Campground very clean and well maintained. We would stay here again.

Date of Stay:

Access to the campground was good via Rt. 241/93 off US 30. Internal park roads are paved and sites are narrow crushed stone with lovely wide areas of grass between sites. We drive a 44'MH with tow and we were able to maneuver into our site (#53) without removing the car. We were also able to exit from this site with the car attached. This section of the campground is mostly full hookup pull-thru's and it might be difficult to exit with a tow attached if one were closer to the road. The sites in this area are level with a picnic table and fire ring included on the site. The older section of the park is among old tall trees and looks lovely, although some sites appear to have a slope from back to front. The campground is peaceful and would be full of activities for families and kids during open season. We were there the last weekend they were open so the water aspects of the park were closed. The back open tent area is a lovely walk with the dog. We used the Wifi successfully without issue and our satellite worked great. We did not try the cable or restroom facilities. We would return the Baylor Beach Park if going back through this area.

Date of Stay:

As noted by other reviewers, very easy access from I-80. Internal roads and sites are gravel with grass between sites. We drive a 44' MH and tow a car and were able to get into our site (#27) without taking the car off as the middle level of pull through sites are over 100 ft long. Sites share power and water utilities and have separate sewer hookup making one of your neighbors close on the utilities side and you share the picnic table area with your neighbor on the other side. This would be a bit close for me if someone was on the picnic table side but there was not another camper in that site while we were there. Sites in this area are level. The grounds are nice with lovely walking trails around the edges and as noted, the owners are very helpful and friendly. Rest rooms are dated but clean, we did not use the shower facilities. The Wifi did not work well for us while we were there and we did not use the cable. Our hotspot worked well for internet, satellite worked great, and we got great HD channels with our air antenna. We would stay here again.

Date of Stay:

This is a lovely campground easily accessed from I-88. Campground roads and sites are hard gravel with grass between sites. We drive a 44' motorhome and tow our car and easily maneuvered into site #4 which is in a small area in the front of the campground. The sites appear level but there was a slant to our site making it difficult to auto level the coach. We ended up not using the leveling pods and were very comfortable in our coach which felt level to us. The grounds are beautiful and the foliage was really spectacular during our stay. The campground is quiet and peaceful even though it is not that far off the highway. We did not use the restrooms or laundry rooms so cannot comment on those aspects. The wifi was a bit sluggish but I was able to do what I wanted on the computer. Verizon cell signal was good. This is our second visit to this campground and we would return again.

Date of Stay:

As described by others, the park is lovely with many different camping areas and what looks like a great experience for families. Park is easy access off and on I90. Internal roads are paved and narrow and sites are paved and narrow. We drive a 44ft MH towing a car and had hoped to park overnight without taking the car off. The layout of the park however made it impossible to get into our assigned site (405) and have the MH and car correctly placed so we ended up taking the car off. Our site had a slope front to back requiring we reposition several times before getting to a spot where we could level the coach. Utilities are properly located for easy access. Rest rooms and showers were very clean and well lit, we did not use wifi as our cell phone hotspot worked very well. There is not a specific dog walk area but plenty of walking areas through the park to exercise the dog and get some lovely fresh air. There was a bit of background train noise but nothing that really bothered the peacefulness. The exit road to the campground is very narrow and tree-lined which looked lovely but seemed a bit tight for our rig. We ended up slipping out the entrance road as we left early morning and there was no traffic.

Date of Stay:

Access to the park from I90 is good enough given the size of our motorhome. We drive a 44ft MH towing a car and getting to the campground required a couple of tight corners including the entrance road to the park. Internal roads and sites are gravel and level and we had a site (44) that allowed us to pull-through for an overnight without taking off the car. There is a small area of grass between sites with a table and fire ring. We did not use the campground facilities except Wifi which worked well enough for our needs. Satellite worked well. There is a dog walk on the other side of the park but the park itself is lovely and there is plenty of space to walk the dog and enjoy the campground, which is clean and nicely kept. Campground staff were great, friendly and helpful.

Date of Stay:

Campground is easy on and off from I80. Internal roads are paved or gravel while sites are concrete or gravel. We drive a 44 ft MH and tow a car and were able to navigate the campground and site without difficulty. Sites have small grassy space between with picnic table and fire ring and are mostly level. Some sites have a slope from front to back. We stayed in site 5 which offers fewer trees and good satellite reception while some sites are shaded with mature trees. We did not use the facilities or Wifi as the Verizon signal was good for using as a hotspot. There is no designated dog area but there is a lovely path through the woods and tent area that made for a nice walk with the dog. Road noise is minimal and campground staff were friendly and helpful. We found the campground a peaceful rest stop while making our trek eastward after the winter. We would stay here again.

Date of Stay:

We really enjoyed this little park which is strangely peaceful given its location to the highway. The park is very clean, freshly painted and nicely maintained with a large grassy yard for talking a walk with the dog. Park is easy access from the highway and internal roads are gravel and wide enough to maneuver. We drive a 44 ft motorhome and our site (24) was plenty long to keep the car attached, although the sewer hook-up is to the very back of the site and it was out of reach given how far we had to pull in with the car. Satellite worked well and cell signal was good enough for normal internet usage. We took advantage of the cafe for a bit of ice cream dessert. We would stay here again if passing through the area.

Date of Stay:

Easy to access from I-80 and maneuverable for our 44ft MH with car attached. As noted by previous reviewers, new owners are working hard to make steady improvement in the park. Internal roads are paved/gravel and a bit rough, sites are gravel and mostly level; several have a slope front to back but we were able to auto level the coach. The campground is really lovely and peaceful, despite it's location to the highway. There are sites that are satellite friendly and some that have older tree cover. We did not try the Wifi as we had adequate cell service. There is no defined dog park but the perimeter of the campground is grassy and a very nice walk with the dog. We would stay here again.