Yemassee, South Carolina

The Oaks at Point South

Yemassee, South Carolina



Yemassee, South Carolina
Phone: (843) 726-5728

Sites: 98
Recent Rate: $1 1/2016

Latitude: 32.6263822342602
Longitude: -80.8731079101562

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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) ?
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets ?
  • Showers Showers ?
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities ?
  • $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 ?
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot ?
  • 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) yes
  • Water Water yes
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • WiFi WiFi yes
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee WiFi Fee 0.00
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service ?
  • Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers
  • 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 ?
  • Pet Area Pet Area ?
  • Waterfront Waterfront no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse ?
  • Camp Store Camp Store ?
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar ?
  • 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 ?
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp ?
  • Marina Marina ?
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals ?
  • Fishing Fishing ?
  • Golfing Golfing ?
  • 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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63 Reviews

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skatry

Review Count: 3
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: January, 2016 - $1.00
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I am a TT member. This is a free stay for us. It is totally unacceptable. The staff is not very pleasant. Very indifferent. The roads through out the park are full of Deep Muddy holes filled with water. Almost every campsite is wet with horrible stinky leaves and Deep mud. I strongly suggest you stay elsewhere. We will never return. And to us it is free. TT should be ashamed. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

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D & B Blanks

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: November, 2015 - $1.00
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County Road leading in has Huge potholes & campground too, no way to miss them. I was parked in muddy area. Had to carry my little dogs to woods so not get muddy. Then rained overnight so worse. Walked in water to get in car. Shoes soaked. Huge Puddles all around coach. Then 1 jack got stuck in mud & had to pry it up. Think campground Needs gravel to improve roads & sites. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

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sonofabaker

Review Count: 12
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: November, 2015 - $1.00
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Park roads are not maintained and are gravel/dirt with large potholes (even 15' x 12' foot in size). After a rain the roads and sites are so deep in mud that even walking outside the rig is not possible. Motorhome wheels filthy. Cable available with extra cost. WiFi available in the office but not at site. Would not recommend the park to non-members of TT and only for an overnight even for TT members. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

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rolling homeless

Review Count: 259
States Visited: 46
Helpful Reviews: 16

Date of Stay: October, 2015 - $39.00
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Quiet and clean park. However, the chuckholes are impossible on the park's road in and also on the county road to get there. They are very deep. I would rank it higher if not for that as they cannot be held accountable for the lakes forming around the trailers from all the rain. There is 50 amp and cable and all sites are pull thru. Park is not full so it was easy to extend our stay. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Fifth Wheel.

Tips for other Campers:

On Friday a man comes in and brings BBQ you can buy. It was very good. This is close to Savannah (about 30 minutes) and is about 1-1/2 hours from Charleston. Next time I would look for a place closer to Charleston.

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rick r

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

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $24.00
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The road leading into the park has huge potholes, be attentive. The driveway is a mess. Bumpy, potholes and muddy. The sites are large pull-through, reasonably level but mud is ever present at many sites, the interior roads are rough, muddy (even though according to the staff it hasn't rained in a week), and tough on the RV. The grass at our site was ankle high. Basically the park is suffering from neglect and age and is in need of a major overhaul. With Passport America, it is a decent deal. Full price, not so. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

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BLT101

Review Count: 154
States Visited: 26
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $1.00
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The Oaks is a park in need of a lot of work. Some of the worst potholes we ever encountered going into and in the park itself. Pots holes full of water and very muddy throughout. The site we were on we needed about a 30 foot sewer hose. So be prepared. The pool was green. We had a problem with the cable. The reason we stay in this park is that it is right off I-95, and we pass through here at least twice a year, and with our Thousand Trails membership it is free for us. Most of the sites are long enough that you don't need to unhook, also making it convenient. I just hope some upgrades can be made very soon. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

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Bob & Stephanie

Review Count: 128
States Visited: 37
Helpful Reviews: 16

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $1.00
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Nice campground, all pull-through sites. Water & sewer were at the back end of our site while electric is in the middle, this arrangement may pose a problem if folks don't have a long sewer and water hose setup. Nice clubhouse and very friendly, helpful hosts. GPS units will take you astray trying to find this campground, recommend you call in advance for instructions. We would return in the future. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

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work no more

Review Count: 14
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: March, 2015 - $1.00
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This was probably a beautiful park 30 years ago when it was built. It has numerous, large trees, and the sites are adequate size. However, it has No drainage. It rained on Friday night. We left on Wednesday there was still standing water in the sites. The roads have been built up so the water doesn't stay on them (other than the potholes) so the water has no place to go. We were told it had to evaporate. I can't imagine the mosquito problem in the summer with standing water everywhere. There were some sites completely under water. This caused everything to be a huge mess. Also, the bathrooms were closed from 9-12 for cleaning. Three hours to clean. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

While Charleston is only 63 miles away, it takes a couple of hours to get there, which makes this attraction difficult to totally utilize.

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noelbob

Review Count: 32
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: November, 2014
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Wonderful stay! Off-season, so plenty of room. Beautiful low-country wooded park. Lovely hiking area around the lake. You CAN hear the Interstate from everywhere in the park. Staff was very helpful and courteous. Bathrooms were clean, but old..I'd rate as 3 of 5. Verizon service was 4 of 5 bars. Free WiFi at Lodge worked well. VERY happy to see this park recycle. Would REALLY like to see ALL parks recycling! We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Fifth Wheel.

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tres gatos

Review Count: 16
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: November, 2014 - $1.00
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First, ignore your GPS. Turn between the Waffle House and Denny's. As with many Thousand Trails, show up at Noon for the best (easiest to get into) sites. The trees blocked the roof top dish...but the cable was great. Electricity was stable, and at some sites Verizon is better than others. Space 46 yielded 2-3 bars on the Jetpack and our phones. Long drive to a decent store, so come equipted. Make sure at 4:59 PM on Fridays you show up at the Lodge for some great BBQ...7 bucks! Awesome walking trail around a large pond, blue herons and turtles...with Fall colors. Close to Amtrak, so took a trip down to Orlando (7 hours) to see the kids. No issues getting the 43' Coach into the site, and a wonderful lady upon check-in. We will be back. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

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jtdtsams

Review Count: 29
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: September, 2014
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Rate is $0 (Thousand Trails membership). OK for an overnight stay when traveling I-95, easy off/on but as others have mentioned, do not follow your GPS! Turn right before the Waffle House, then turn left at end of road (KOA is to the right). This is an old park that really needs a lot of maintenance. First off, the (mostly dirt) sites need gravel. Sites are narrow. At our site the sewer was all the way in the rear, so did not use. Camper next to us went out and bought an extension as their sewer was in the rear also. Facilities need paint. It rained overnight and as mentioned the CG has poor drainage. Our site was like a lake, had to walk through the water to disconnect the electric/water, then the exit around the perimeter was lots of more water filled potholes and a rockin' and rollin' all the way to the exit past the office/clubhouse. No activities and no BBQ the Friday we stayed. Glad we didn't have to pay to stay. We might stay again for ONE night, if traveling on I-95 AND the weather has been dry with no rain forecast. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

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dfw

Review Count: 59
States Visited: 19
Helpful Reviews: 7

Date of Stay: September, 2014 - $11.00
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Camped for 4 nights. Rate reflects RPI membership. Campground needs a lot of TLC. Roads and RV sites need a lot of new gravel. Rained all days we were there and site became very muddy and road has multiple pot holes. Had it not been for the potholes and then the mud around the hook ups, would have been OK. The lady in the office was so nice. She and her husband are trying very hard. Surroundings are pretty with the large oaks and ample shade. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

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Pooh 2

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: September, 2014 - $24.00
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OK for an overnight stay. Our GPS directed us to the local historical museum instead of to the park. Both the museum and the campground said this is a common problem. The correct road is between the Waffle House and the Denny's right on Rt 17 just off I-95. The sites are level and most are pull-throughs. The park is older, and has only one bath facility. The bathhouse is quite old and the plumbing runs slowly, but it was very clean. The check-in clerk said that there was free Wi-Fi at the office, but out in the campground, we'd have to pay for TengoInternet Wi-Fi service. Fortunately, we have an external long-range antenna, and could pull in the free Wi-Fi with no problem, even though we were way out in the last row of sites. At $24 for a Passport America rate, it was OK, but no way would it be worth $48 for an overnight stop. Cable TV had the regular network channels, CNN and FNC, but no ESPN. I doubt if satellite TV would work, as the whole campground is heavily wooded. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

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dbcordello

Review Count: 107
States Visited: 30
Helpful Reviews: 21

Date of Stay: September, 2014 - $1.00
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Price reflects Thousand Trails membership. This was our third attempt at a TT member park, and what a nice difference from the first two! People at the office are very friendly, there was no front gate locking us out. They gave us a site but had no problem when we changed it. Tall oak trees provide plenty of shade, and though we couldn't get satellite TV, they do offer cable TV for a small fee. Our site was so level we didn't bother putting the leveling jacks down for a two day stay. We had no problem driving in a 36' motorhome, but could see how longer rigs have a tight squeeze around some of the trees. They offer free Wi-Fi at the office; our Verizon had a weak signal. Easy to find just off I-95, just turn at the Waffle House. We would definitely come back here. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

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Pennylee

Review Count: 44
States Visited: 21
Helpful Reviews: 9

Date of Stay: September, 2014 - $19.00
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What can I say that is positive about this campground? Ladies at check-in were friendly. It's a very old park that needs some TLC. Lot was level except for large dip (from much rain) where front tires would sit. This is an Encore/Thousand Trails park which made me believe they don't have any standards that need to be met to maintain their membership. Our rate is Passport America, which is all I would ever pay to stay here. We had inches between our slide and a cluster of Live Oaks. Couldn't open storage so we could wash front window. Getting around trees wasn't a big problem but lanes inside park were very rutted from rains. Do not GPS coordinates. They will take you to a plantation. Ask for directions when you call for reservations. I wouldn't pay for cable either; it's worthless. Verizon MiFi did not work. Would not stay here again. We camped at The Oaks at Point South in a Motorhome.

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