7 Parks near Berea, Kentucky
Jul 2016 - $26.00
Pros: Easy on/off from I-75, and only $26/night.
The woman at check in was on the phone and helping me, but she put me close to the one bathhouse, and a little shade, which was an upgrade without changing the price.
Cons: Showers only had a short bench for your stuff. Had to try 3 showers to be able to control the temperature. Shower head is 8 feet up so no adjusting it.
Didn't seem to be a lot of vacationers staying; mostly full timers. - kidphd
Jul 2016 - $30.00
Older campground at Exit 78. Has a small store and hardware store next door. Laundry, two swimming pools, large tent area and RV storage. No WiFi while we were here. Easy access to I-75 or historical area. Spaces close together, old-tree shade covers half the park. Workers occupy the side of the park opposite the pull-thrus. Local car wash next door. Fairly quiet even though it is off a busy highway. It rained hard while we were here but the water drained off quickly. We spent 3 nights there. - Ginger C Brown
Mar 2016 - $30.00
Very small spaces, the adjacent site's sewer hose was right next to the picnic table. Their "rules" state pets must be on leashes and never left unattended. But several cats were running loose, and two dogs in an outdoor pen(also against the rules) and another two small dogs came running after us as I walked my dogs. Maybe long term guests don't have to follow the rules. Would not recommend this park to anyone with pets. - Ljbtn
Jul 2016 - $25.00
Not a bad park by any means, we've stayed in far worse. But pros and cons about balance out.
- Close to interstate and Walmart and lots of fast food restaurants
- Friendly and helpful managers
- Neatly mown and clean grounds
- Good price, $25 for water/electric or full-hookup sites. Unfortunately all full-hookup sites taken by long-term RV's.
- All sites easy to get in and out, mostly pull-thrus.
- No full-hookup sites available, all taken up by long-term RVs
- They have a dump station but there is no water available to rinse hoses
- All buildings rather (to very) run down.
- All bath/shower(?) rooms stay locked, cannot access.
- All ground very flat so if rainy weather there is some standing water
Overall not a bad park for overnight or short stays. - rdkeith
Sep 2015 - $25.00
We arrived in rainstorm and paid cash to owner who greeted us in her truck. It appears she may have been on her way out when we arrived. Handed over cash with no paperwork and took pull-thru for the one night we stayed. Hard to judge the campground since everything was muddy and full of puddles due to the rain. Wi-fi was iffy. - Da Keeffes
Aug 2015 - $25.00
This park is in a great area for tourist, crafting lovers and artist, including those looking for baskets, carvings and various other handmade objects. The park is owned and operated by a Christian family. They have raised their children to respect and to appreciate others. The park is very quite and clean. There are no dilapidated vehicles or travel trailers.
There are many full hookup large big rig pull thru's available. There is also a dump station available if needed.
They only allow the best full timers to stay full time; but welcome all those traveling or just camping for a day, a week or even a month. This is a great place to stay for whatever time you have available. You may enjoy it so much you will decide to be a regular visitor or to just full time it here. Great people, place and town. Come try them out. Happy Camping! - We Love to RV
Apr 2016 - $43.00
I was apprehensive about choosing this park after reading some of the reviews. However, I was very pleasantly surprised. We did not hear any highway noise either inside or outside the coach. While the entry and exit roads are a bit steep, I had no problem entering or leaving the campground. Our rig is a 41-foot motor home, and we unhooked the toad after entering our pull-thru site. The site was level so that my automatic leveling system worked fine. I do not agree that big rigs should avoid this campground.
The staff was very friendly and helpful. The manager stood by and watched my dish antenna search for satellites. He said that we could move if I could not receive a signal. However, there was no problem, and our site was indeed satellite friendly as I had requested. He also delivered our forwarded mail to our site. I had forgotten that I had mail forwarded here, and may have left without it if he had not brought it to me.
I am giving the campground an overall rating of 8. My rating would be 9 if I had been able to use the Wi-Fi. Although, I believer that the campground was more than ½ empty, I had to use my Verizon Wi-Fi the entire time. We stayed here for 3 days, and would definitely stay again if we were in the area. - CarlW
Mar 2016 - $41.00
Got in late due to leaving repair facility late in Indiana. Road into park is up hill, swerving and very narrow with no shoulders and broken asphalt! Getting into the site was very difficult even though it was 70' long - very tight corners. Very narrow sites. Concrete pads that are broken and had pot holes. A few trees placed in the way. Not recommended for large rigs towing unless you unhook. Park in need of TLC. Would not stay here again. - Retired FL CSM
Oct 2015 - $46.00
Semis with jake (engine) brakes on the hill oh so close to the park simply ruined my stay here. They are so loud! The park is OK, sites are very close together, bath is clean, but a bit chilly. Pretty hard to get in up the steep hill and pretty hard to negotiate the turns once in. Pull through sites leave your connections more than 20 feet away if you are towing. - TBBGII
Jun 2016 - $17.00
Stayed two nights in the 50-amp camp and really enjoyed the peace and quiet. Everything worked as expected; cable was very good. Ample room for walking the dog along the creek or on the gravel roads. - mrsweeble
Jun 2016 - $46.00
We are Passport America Lifetime members and have stayed at this member park in the past. To be honest, at PA half-price it is adequate and a convenient stop on I-75, but if you compare it to another campground in the area and the amenities they offer for a couple of $$ more than this campground, there is no comparison. No restrooms, no showers, weak to nil WiFi and poor cable service in an open treeless field with gravel roads and semi-level gravel pads. We stay in approximately 25 to 35 campgrounds a year and this campground at full price is by far the worst value we have come across. - Adirondack Jack
May 2016 - $19.00
We have stayed here several times. each time the park seems to go downhill a little more. This time, the fence at the entrance had boards coming off, the sites could use more gravel as they were very muddy. Wi-Fi was none existent. Good AT&T as well as power and water pressure. We stayed here in a 40 ft rig. - walt66
Jul 2016 - $35.00
Sites were crowded and the place was full. Some campers believed we should all enjoy their choice of music! The river was low and not good for wading or swimming. We moved on after one night. - Jlcamper
May 2016 - $33.00
Stayed at Boonesboro State Park for five days during the week. Overall I enjoyed staying at the park. Sites in the park itself were very clean campground store was very adequate with everything you would need. Both Winchester Kentucky and Richmond Kentucky are within a 10-15 minute drive. Sites are level, Water and electric were in the easy reach but on some sites an extra hose would be needed. I was told by the campground host that the park is very crowded on the weekends. One unsightly part about the park is that around the full hook up sites there is a large sewage processing building that looks in bad shape. Very close to a major roadway but the road noise was not a problem for me. - depguy
May 2016 - $32.00
Not sure why this is listed under Richmond, Ky. It is located MUCH closer to Winchester. Tengo Internet is garbage on weekdays and worse on weekends, so save your money. I wouldn't call this place big rig friendly. Very few pull thrus and none with FHU. Water pressure was very good though water hookups are 20+ feet from the site. Gets pretty packed on weekends, but still a relatively quiet park. No fenced dog run. Many campers fail to leash their dogs at their sites. Guess they think Fluffy will stay put and not cause any problems. Some road noise from the highway, but not bad. Good camp store. - TH travelers
Jun 2016 - $45.00
Looks like at one time it was a nice park, sadly run down and mostly 'permanent' residents now. Very nice staff, looks like they are doing what they can. - Kbtx
Jul 2014 - $25.00
We were here over the Fourth of July weekend so we tried to take that into consideration, but there were some things we couldn't overlook. First of all, the staff was wonderful and couldn't have been more welcoming and helpful. They stopped by our site several times. Unfortunately the actual campground itself was in need of some desperate repairs. Across from our site was an old shower house (?) with a port-a-potty in front. The shower house was inoperable so the port-a-potty was the only bathroom for the 30+ people on our end of the camp site. In order to use a sink you had to walk all the way to the entrance. Our first night we were awoken at 11:00 by a chainsaw one of the other campers was using to cut their firewood and our next door neighbors were setting off mortar fireworks that were raining down on our RV. There were cars parked EVERYWHERE and the tent site below us kept driving their truck through our site and parking it next to our chairs. The second night wasn't quite as eventful. The woman next door was walking around without her pants on and they also had visitors so there were at least a dozen people crammed on one site. If you need a place to stay near Nicholasville then this is pretty much the only option, but I would try to stay somewhere else if possible. - coldwaterconch
May 2013 - $25.00
I hate to be totally negative so, the 50 amp service was good. Wi-Fi was okay, but charged for each day. Hookups on wrong side of RV. Park Very run down. Lots were part grass part large rocks. Lots of old, I mean, Old trailers. We had reserved 5 days, when checking in changed that to 2. After 1 night, we left, they did refund the 2nd day lot rental. Staff was friendly. Would not camp here again - dj4pres