Asheville, North Carolina

Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground

Asheville, North Carolina



Asheville, North Carolina
Phone: (828) 253-0798

Sites: 110
Recent Rate: $40 7/2015

Latitude: 35.557681802123
Longitude: -82.600622177124

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites ?
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access ?
  • 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 ?
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available ?
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available ?
  • 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 ?
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) ?
  • Water Water yes
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • WiFi WiFi yes
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee WiFi Fee 0.00
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service yes
  • Verizon Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers Verizon
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup yes
  • Phone Phone ?
  • Central Modem Central Modem ?
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 ?
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • Waterfront Waterfront no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse yes
  • Camp Store Camp Store no
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar no
  • Business Center Business Center ?
  • Group Camping Group Camping ?
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms ?
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen ?
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities ?
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services ?
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) ?
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room ?
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities ?
  • 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) no
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals no
  • Hiking Hiking no
  • Spa Spa no
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit ?
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball ?
  • Sports Field Sports Field ?
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games no
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment no
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre no
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf no
  • Billiards Billiards ?
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong no
  • Lake Lake no
  • Pond Pond no
  • River River no
  • Creek Creek no
  • Ocean Ocean no
  • Water Park Water Park no
  • Casino Casino no

Review Details

Ratings overview

131 Reviews

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Living the Life

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $40.00
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We stayed at Beer Creek RV Park in spots 41 and my brother-in-law and sister-in-law stayed 43. It seemed as if we were in the "overflow" area as we were 120 yards or more from the restrooms. The restrooms were horrible due to being old, mold, and low water pressure; if a toilet was flushed the water temperature would change to very hot almost scalding, one of the shower valves was installed incorrectly so that the hot marking was cold water and the cold marking was hot water - very dangerous. The pool hours were very limited - 9 am to 7 pm, much too early considering the heat and the long days of summer. They advertised WiFi, however it could only be used near the office. I doubt if we will stay there again. I will give them kudos for reserving the spots side by side. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Motorhome.

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tbillman

Review Count: 5
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $45.00
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The park has a digital cable TV system that did not work the entire time we were here. The park supplies you with a remote. The remote did not work. The office personnel tried to get it to work to no avail. There were several people in the park that had the same issue. The sites are very narrow and the interior road is very narrow. The wifi signal was strong at our site. Cell phone (AT & T) signal was strong also. The pool closes at 5:30-6PM when the office closes. The park is easy to get to, pretty much right off of I-40. The staff is friendly. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

Very convenient to the Blue Ridge Parkway.

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User3542

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: May, 2015 - $45.00
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We were hesitant about staying here, after reading reviews about the proximity to the interstate. However, we were pleasantly surprised to find that the noise level was low enough that it's really just a "white noise," and we're pretty picky about sound. The convenient location and incredibly friendly and helpful staff, as well as the beautiful views made our visit to this park very memorable, and we will definitely stay at this park again. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

Luella's BBQ, Bent Creek Park, Blue Ridge Parkway and the Biltmore tour were some of the highlights.

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600 Day Travelers

Review Count: 86
States Visited: 33
Helpful Reviews: 8

Date of Stay: April, 2015 - $45.00
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Sites are very tight for large RVs. Sites are short and the neighbors are very, very close. The cable is unusual, but it works and the utilities work accurately. However, too costly for the value. We will try another park next time. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

The Biltmore is very close.

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truckerturtle

Review Count: 39
States Visited: 20
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: April, 2015 - $45.00
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Roads are paved and manageable. Site was blacked top and fairly level. Backing in was not an issue. Location is close to the interstate highways and road noise may be an issue. Staff was friendly and helpful. This is our second visit to Bear Creek and we would return again. Beautiful view of the country side. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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Ray Waugh

Review Count: 116
States Visited: 29
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: March, 2015 - $45.00
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We spent ten days here, and would come back again. Staff is friendly and helpful, the location near Asheville is great, and the WiFi is so strong that we could watch streaming movies every night. The cable TV is strange, but seems to work. The office gives you a remote which changes the channels outside, in their TV box - you use your remote only for volume. The sites are a mixed bag, located on two levels. Lower level sites, and the pull through sites, are on top of the local road - you'll hear cars and trucks at all hours. On the upper level, the even numbered sites overlook the distant mountains and are quiet. The odd numbered sites are perched right over I-40, and traffic noise is a problem. The park has two laundries - one with two washers and two dryers, and the other with three of each, and all of them are tired old machines. We had no problem backing our 38 foot fifth wheel into site 12, but we saw a couple of Class A motorhomes scraping their undersides on the concrete pads, because the road is lower than the pad, resulting in a "hump" over which you cross. Sites are narrow - your picnic table will be right by your neighbor's sewer. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

Tips for other Campers:

The Biltmore, of course.

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retiringDO

Review Count: 14
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: March, 2015 - $45.00
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Rate reflects Good Sam discount. Park is sandwiched between I-40 and a local road with significant road noise. They charge a premium price for a poor facility. Sites are very cramped. My rv steps ended right on the neighbors sewer connection. The site next to us puts the rear corner of the rv a foot from the side of our trailer. Forget opening your awning or opening your basement door. As previously noted the cable is strange where you use the parks remote to change channels on a device outside your rv. The cable did not work on my site. You only get 2 over the air channels (ABC & FOX). The Channel Cable repair guy came the third night of our stay and still could not get cable to work on our site. As previously posted, the restrooms, showers and laundry have seen better days. Nice folks who run this park are great but as far as I am concerned the park is very poor. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

Tips for other Campers:

Moose Café less than a mile away is a good one.

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mountainfan

Review Count: 16
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: March, 2015 - $41.00
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This is the first park during our 3 month trip in which the wi-fi has actually worked. The park has nice paved roads and spaces with grass and a picnic table. It is rather a challenge to navigate because it is located on several hills but the location on the hills make the view beautiful. Noise from the interstate is significant but the location is close to all that Asheville has to offer. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Motorhome.

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Rick and Sandy

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: November, 2014 - $45.00
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Level concrete pad, picnic table, not too close to neighbors (pull-through), helpful and nice staff, good WIFI. No complaints at all. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

Easy access to I-40 and I-26, and Biltmore

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Lastrick

Review Count: 37
States Visited: 21
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: September, 2014 - $45.00
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Pros: easy access, close to Asheville and activities, clean, helpful staff. Cons: weak water pressure, crowded, no place to park vehicles...many times cars and trucks had to be moved when someone new tried to back in. Only one lane in and out. Highway right next to us was very noisy. There are three areas, top, bottom, and next to the road. Next time we'll stay next to the local road...not so crowded. Not sure if we'll come back here...very awkward and cramped. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Motorhome.

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600 Day Travelers

Review Count: 86
States Visited: 33
Helpful Reviews: 8

Date of Stay: August, 2014 - $45.00
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I totally agree with the previous reviewer. The GS rating is way off base. The sites are too tight and the narrow road makes backing in a 42 foot RV almost impossible. The location is nice for access, but the restrooms and showers range from "kind of clean" (near the pool) to downright gross (lower area). We won't stay here again. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Motorhome.

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SunnySkies

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $40.00
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This RV park is a mixed bag of good and bad. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The location is nice for access, just a few min. away from downtown Asheville and the close Farmers Market is an added bonus. However, the Good Sam rating is totally off on this site. The restrooms and showers range from semi-clean to downright gross. The showers have extensive mold / mildew, hair on walls and a vent covered in a decade of dust / grime. The traffic noise from surrounding roads and highway is very loud. I really wanted to like this place but it needs some work and the totally false GS rating set up a false expectation. I won't stay here again. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Travel Trailer.

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Longhorn Fan

Review Count: 21
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $45.00
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Campground was clean and quiet. Sites very close together and tight. Staff was friendly and helpful. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Motorhome.

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Jmh510

Review Count: 47
States Visited: 22
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: June, 2014 - $34.00
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Park is a bit difficult to get in to but we were OK with a 43 foot RV with a towed vehicle. Sites vary as to the trees and leveling needs, and many will not fit a bigger rig. Road is narrow but again manageable to back in. These are the reasons for the rating. Camp personnel helpful and friendly and know the facilities well. Small pool a nice feature. Didn't use laundry or restrooms but park is well taken care of and clean. Wi-Fi...used our own. Convenient to get around town and farmers market just a few minutes away. Would return if we were in area. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Motorhome.

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Pat T

Review Count: 13
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: April, 2014 - $40.00
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Our site was level and had water pressure and electric and sewer, all good. The site wasn't overly long as our 32' camper and truck just fit. The sites are pretty narrow as the sewer hookup for the site next to us was right next to our picnic table. The store had very few things in it compared to other campground, but the staff were friendly. It was a good stop for over night and we would come back if going thru the areas. We camped at Ashevilles Bear Creek RV Park & Campground in a Travel Trailer.

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