College Park, Maryland

Cherry Hill Park

College Park, Maryland



9800 Cherry Hill Road
College Park, Maryland 20740
Phone: (301) 937-7116

Sites: 350
Recent Rate: $59 11/2015

Latitude: 39.0251034041823
Longitude: -76.9403375609937

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping yes
  • Restrooms (Plumbed) Restrooms (Plumbed) yes
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets ?
  • Showers Showers yes
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 0.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station yes
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available yes
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available yes
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts yes
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter ?
  • RV Wash RV Wash ?
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral ?
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip ?
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking yes
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) yes
  • Water Water yes
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • WiFi WiFi yes
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee WiFi Fee 0.00
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service yes
  • ATT, Verizon Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers ATT,Verizon
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup yes
  • Phone Phone no
  • Central Modem Central Modem no
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) 0
  • Pool Access Pool Access yes
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly yes
  • Playground Playground yes
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • Waterfront Waterfront no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse yes
  • Camp Store Camp Store yes
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar yes
  • Business Center Business Center ?
  • Group Camping Group Camping yes
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms ?
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen ?
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities yes
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services ?
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) yes
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room yes
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities yes
  • Beach Access Beach Access no
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp no
  • Marina Marina no
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals no
  • Fishing Fishing no
  • Golfing Golfing no
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) ?
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals ?
  • Hiking Hiking ?
  • Spa Spa ?
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit ?
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball ?
  • Sports Field Sports Field ?
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games ?
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment ?
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre ?
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf ?
  • Billiards Billiards ?
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong ?
  • Lake Lake ?
  • Pond Pond ?
  • River River ?
  • Creek Creek ?
  • Ocean Ocean ?
  • Water Park Water Park ?
  • Casino Casino ?

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387 Reviews

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luckytraveler

Review Count: 3
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: November, 2015 - $59.00
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This is an excellent campground for a visit to the Washington, D.C. area. Staff were very friendly, helpful and courteous. They had excellent directions to major sights in the area as well as helpful hints and info about using the public transportation, the Metro subway and Metrobus. A Metrobus stops in the park several times a day. The park has a great little cafe and large laundry area. We didn't have children with us but there are plenty of places for kids to enjoy. Our site was a hard gravel/asphalt mix back in that had plenty of room for our 42 ft trailer. There is some freeway noise but this is a major metropolitan area and it didn't bother us any. Easy to get in and out of park. Would stay here again if ever in the area. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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We drove to the Greenbelt Metro station instead of using the bus that stopped in the park. The bus ride was longer than what it took to drive to the station 2.5 miles away. Very easy to navigate the subway system in DC.

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DD Rolling Ranch

Review Count: 113
States Visited: 30
Helpful Reviews: 42

Date of Stay: November, 2015 - $59.00
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$59 per night was for a mostly level gravel site with full hookups. Our site #31 was surrounded by grass and treed at the back. There was a brick patio upon which were placed a wooden picnic table and steel table with springy chairs. There was a pedestal BBQ unit and a fire ring. The facility as a whole is well maintained and very attractive. All employees we encountered were friendly and helpful. This campground is located near to Washington and Baltimore so there are abundant sights to see and, of course, every amenity is available. AT&T service was five bars of 4G LTE and Verizon service was three bars of 4G LTE. Wi-Fi is included in the rate and it was always snappy during our stay. We received 69 digital over-the-air TV stations and many radio stations. Road noise was white noise for us. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Motorhome.

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mdcamping

Review Count: 60
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Date of Stay: October, 2015 - $62.00
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This is a very well maintained and landscaped campground. Our site was level and our full hookups were in good working order. Interior roads were paved, campsites had crushed stone. Noticed a multitude of site sizes to accommodate the many different types of RV's. Wi-Fi worked well, good signal on our Verizon cell phone. Bathrooms and showers were clean. Showers have plenty of hooks, space and a large bench to put your stuff on. Geography at the campground was open to lightly wooded and mostly level. We found the food at the campground café & grill to be disappointing. Camp store & office was well stocked and very functional. Highway noise throughout the campground. Friendly and helpful staff. We enjoyed this campground and would certainly return or recommend this place to anyone. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Travel Trailer.

Tips for other Campers:

We found the café at the Natural History Museum to be above our expectations; we also found the daily 4pm travel class at the campground community room to be very informative.

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Paniagua

Review Count: 9
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: October, 2015 - $75.00
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Stayed in space 27, one of the better sites. Convenience to DC is the park's best appeal. Use the Metro, don't drive in, metro is best option. You can drive or take bus from the RV Park to metro station, we drove ourselves. Park does all they can to make your stay a good one. 2 good size and clean laundry rooms. Cafe is handy after a long day in DC. Park is close to almost anything you could need. BIG dog area and plenty of trash cans throughout the park. Will use this park again. Space 27 is good for DirecTV reception. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Tips for other Campers:

Avoid supermarket next to Home Depot on Cherryhill Blvd, slow service and lower quality foods, better store on Power Line Blvd about mile from park

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BandPS

Review Count: 40
States Visited: 26
Helpful Reviews: 7

Date of Stay: October, 2015 - $62.00
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This was our 3rd visit to the park and agree with others comments about the location and how well they help you navigate Washington DC. We requested a pull-thru site for our 9 day stay and that was a big mistake! These sites have 2 RVs parked in opposite directions with a shared water hookup and power & sewer between them. We had about 2 feet between us and the RVs parked next to us when they put out their slides. The closeness blocked out all of our light and view from that entire side of our coach. We have hydraulic leveling system but the site side to side was so un-level that we needed to drive up on boards and noticed other RVs that had their tires off the ground. If we were to stay again we would not request a pull-thru site and pay more for a total lack of privacy. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Tips for other Campers:

Drive to College Park Metro Station. Parking is $5.10 M-F and free on S&S. For Seniors the park sells the Senior Metro Smart Trip card for $2. You put money on it at the Metro Station and pay 1/2 priceThe Grayline Day Tour sold by the campground is a good way to start your visit and see the Capitol, White House VC and monuments.

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Meggin

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: October, 2015 - $65.00
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This is one of the nicest campgrounds on the East Coast. Wonderful office staff, dog walking services, easy access to DC, and great hookups. Free WiFi that is incredibly fast. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

Great grocery store just down the street and the Metro is minutes away.

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MsLucy

Review Count: 37
States Visited: 21
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: October, 2015 - $59.00
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Closest park for our DC touring activities. Clean. At junction of I-95 and I-495 so some distant road noise. Daily educational session on traveling around DC on the Metro, suggestions for restaurants, other hints. Nice. The Metro bus does stop at the campground and after a 20 minute ride, does stop at the College Park Metro stop. Be aware though that waiting for the next bus or next train will make your trip into town longer. We averaged 1.5 hours each way. Still convenience overrode the length of time. Office staff very helpful and plenty of staff to handle the volume of campers there. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Motorhome.

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Happy Camper X2

Review Count: 67
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: September, 2015 - $67.00
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Our first stay here and we loved it. We were given a premium site but had requested a standard. Due to our request to be near the pool, we were given the premium site. We were happy with the upgrade because of location, site size and short walk to the pools. Went in the pool everyday which was nice after a long day walking around DC. We did not use the metro at all but decided to drive to DC and park for free. It was 30 minutes if we were not traveling during rush hour. The store was great, huge RV section. The campground had a lot to offer and we were glad we stayed here. Will stay again at some point. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Travel Trailer.

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Creativepart

Review Count: 25
States Visited: 12
Helpful Reviews: 7

Date of Stay: September, 2015 - $54.00
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The folks here have pretty much figured everything out. It's a busy busy park and well organized. The roads are paved and the sites gravel and level. It's a big park with lots of sections - and plenty of clean bathhouses. Big laundry facilities. Large pool. Even a nice store - stocked with both food items and RV parts and accessories. They have you covered.

Good cell coverage and dozens of WiFi access points - but somehow the Wifi seems to drop every 15 to 20 mins or so - and then come right back within a couple of mins. Why is it so many RV parks exhibit this behavior?? We're using a combination of Verizon Aircards and their Wifi.

The bus comes into the park and picks up folks and takes them to the Metro station. Or you can drive to the metro station 4 miles away. But be aware that parking at the metro station is a flat $5.50.

It is crowded, and two or three interstates run all around the outside boundaries of the park - so there's road noise all the time. But its not as much of a bother as you'd expect.

It's no "Anchor Down RV Park" (see Anchor Down in Dandridge, TN) but it's pretty good and very convenient. There is even a Starbucks, Home Depot, Shoppers Grocery Store and Best Buy within a mile or so of the park. Very handy.

We would, and no doubt will, stay here again. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

Take the metro - go into town. See the sites and enjoy the city. Oh, and there is an Ikea Store very close by, too.

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rolling homeless

Review Count: 259
States Visited: 46
Helpful Reviews: 17

Date of Stay: September, 2015 - $58.00
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Located close for transportation into D.C. Very clean and well run. They are very friendly and have a seminar that tells you about tours, places to eat and how to use the metro. We recommend this highly and will go back. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Tips for other Campers:

Be sure to see DC at night.

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mikel

Review Count: 91
States Visited: 24
Helpful Reviews: 8

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $60.00
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We've stayed here previously, about 5 or so years ago. There really are no other options that come close to Cherry Hill. Close to DC, with options from the park to shuttle in from the park. We drove into the train station without problems. Our site had shade morning and evenings before the sun went down. Navigating the park is easy enough. One of the largest on site stores I've seen. Golf carts are available if needed. We didn't really use any of the park amenities as we were in DC early in the day until late. Restrooms and showers were clean. We'll be back. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

This is a large park, I often read about people complaining about how large parks are or kids, etc. Go to the website, Look at the park map. But this is the best option around.

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Walter Cullop

Review Count: 18
States Visited: 12
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $60.00
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I loved this park. This is my first time and we are staying for a week. They give a discount to almost any plan you can think of but are still on the pricey side but the facilities are great. Nice pools, two laundry rooms, cafe with nice menu and staff always willing to help. I would stay if we came back again. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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ScoWall

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $59.00
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We stayed at Cherry Hill Park for around four weeks in connection with the birth of a granddaughter in the DC area. The facility exceeded our expectations in about every possible way. Starting with check-in, which took probably no more than 5 minutes, we were constantly amazed at how efficient, competent, helpful and friendly the park staff were. The three different sites we camped at were all level and clean and large enough for our purposes, although by no means spacious. All had trash and recycling containers and bath facilities nearby, as well as places to walk our dogs, equipped with numerous dog waste bag stations and even enclosed dog parks. The cable and WiFi were both free and excellent. The bath houses were immaculate (except occasionally for bath house #2, which served a large number of itinerant tent camping groups) and well equipped. The pools and laundry facilities were first class and the Star Cafe was wonderful. A thing we really noticed (and appreciated) was the overall "live and let live" attitude. We never once saw any silly rules being pressed on anyone. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Travel Trailer.

Tips for other Campers:

A right turn out of the park takes you to a shopping center with Home Depot, Best Buy, large grocery store and several decent restaurants.

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Jerry Scalpone

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $60.00
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The park was big rig friendly and clean. We had trouble with the WIFI but that was eventually corrected. If you want to visit DC this is a very good place to stay. Easy access using the Metro. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Motorhome.

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bobnpat

Review Count: 65
States Visited: 29
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $58.00
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Check in was awesome. We were given lots of information and maps. However that is where the awesome stopped. The sites are very close. The streets are very narrow and can be difficult to navigate when everyone is home since the only place to park your car or truck is in front of your rig. The bath house was adequate. Every morning the showers had so much mud in them it was as if they had not been cleaned in quite awhile, but they are closed at certain times so they must clean them once a day.. Maybe they should be cleaned more often. They changed the gate code one day and when we came back from the Metro we did not know that and when we buzzed for help we were told "I'll buzz you through this one time but you have to come to the office for the code". I don't know how someone is to know the code has been changed. Also the cable never worked and the wifi is sketchy at best. All in all we were very disappointed in this park for the amount of money they charge. The redeeming factor is that the Metro is very close. However, I doubt we would stay here again. We camped at Cherry Hill Park in a Motorhome.

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