Carrollton, Texas

Sandy Lake RV Park

Carrollton, Texas



Carrollton, Texas
Phone: (972) 242-6808

Sites: 275
Recent Rate: $23 5/2015

Latitude: 32.9684328998714
Longitude: -96.9306725263596

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping no
  • 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 no
  • 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 ?

Review Details

Ratings overview

42 Reviews

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vmi1962

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: May, 2015 - $23.00
Overall Rating:      

We were a little leery about this park but it was a pleasant surprise. The staff was extremely polite, it was convenient to everything we wanted, and it was very quiet. It was clean and the wifi was good. They have lot's of activities, if you are into that. Yes, it is a little outdated but many are and we aren't looking for a lot of "fu-fu". Yes we would stay here again. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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TravelOBRN

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: March, 2015 - $48.00
Overall Rating:      

The sites are so close you can reach out and touch your neighbor. The turns are way too tight in a big rig. Roads in desperate need of repair. This is a combo mobile home and RV park. Most of the residents are long term. Not kid friendly at all and desk staff was rude. Rules apply to only people they want to enforce them on. We will never stay here again. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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snowbirdstoday

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: December, 2014
Overall Rating:      

Old park with very small spaces but nice people and easy to get in and out of. Would not do a long term stay. We blocked and paid for a week but left after 5 days. IMO a bit expensive for what it is. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Todd Fogelberg

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: October, 2014 - $22.00
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This is a place to plug in, check email, and do laundry. Most of the sites are either mobile homes or RVs parked here on a long term basis. The staff are very friendly and go out of their way to make you feel welcome. This is an older park with rougher roads and sites, lower standards with regard to what long term residents can do on their sites, etc. The pool was clean and there is a small dog pen which came in handy. The Wi-Fi connection was better than average. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Dick & Bev

Review Count: 19
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: March, 2014 - $21.00
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We stayed here under Passport America and felt the rate to be very reasonable. The park is definitely dated, interior roads are a bit rough in spots and spaces are close together. What was outstanding for us and the reason for the higher score is the management and staff. They were most helpful and efficient at check-in, including the person who directed us to our site. Both of us were ill while here and they quickly and efficiently accommodated extending our time in our site even though the site had been reserved for the next day. Management is new and seems to be doing all the right things to achieve customer satisfaction. We will definitely return if in the area. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Motorhome.

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libmeister53

Review Count: 5
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: February, 2014 - $42.00
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This is a nice park in a very desirable location in northeast Dallas. The facilities are very clean and nice and the staff are friendly and helpful. We are monthly campers and have been here nine months. There is a nice fenced dog park, pool and great clubhouse. We love it here! We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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nitronorton

Review Count: 3
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: October, 2013 - $40.00
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The only good thing I can say about the park is that the staff and residents all seem to be very courteous and helpful. I have been RVing for around 40 years and this is one of the worst campgrounds I have found. Extremely crowded to the extent the RV's almost touched each other. My RV is 50 amp, but had to get by on 30. I guess, though, that when all of the available sites are full, as they seemed to be, they must be doing something right, although it was hard for me to see what it is. I would not stay here again nor would I recommend this park to anyone. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Campground Cabin.

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Patsypoo02

Review Count: 5
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: January, 2013 - $40.00
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It was okay for one night but very over priced. The campsites are extremely close together. The roads are in disrepair, rutted with potholes and most of the asphalt has eroded away to the point that it's more of a hazard than a help. There is barely enough room for your trailer or motorhome and almost impossible to squeeze in a truck pulling the trailer or your towed car. We would not stay at this campground again and would definitely not recommend it to friends and family. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Motorhome.

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krb

Review Count: 80
States Visited: 20
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: December, 2012 - $27.00
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Rate reflects 2 nights at $20 per night Passport America rate and 1 night at $40 per night regular rate. FHU 50 amp gravel pull-through site. This is not a resort, just a corporate owned campground with extremely tight sites. Luckily we had a site on the end of a row so getting in and out wasn't too bad. Pool was closed, no hot tub. Good free wi-fi. No way worth $40 per night. Would not stay here again. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Ally B

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: November, 2012 - $36.00
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Park was clean, but there were many permanent residents who had junk around their trailers. Spaces were cramped, and a little hard to manuever. No fenced dog area. The staff and residents were very friendly; it was a very quiet and a good neighborhood. I would stay here again. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Motorhome.

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rdrunner

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: October, 2012 - $36.00
Overall Rating:      

When I called to make this reservation, I asked specifically about the Passport America discount for this date, and they said they honor Passport America. However when I checked in they said "No Passport America this weekend." I asked about a veteran's discount and they begrudgingly gave me 10 per cent. After I paid I waited for the girl to tell me about the location of bathrooms, showers, laundry etc. but she didn't until I asked. I asked if the pool was open and she said she didn't know! My 5th wheel is not large at 28 feet, but the site was barely wide enough and was not near long enough to remain hooked up to my truck. When I left the next morning I had to jockey around to even get out as the streets are VERY narrow. Bathrooms were marginally clean. Clothing hooks were falling off the wall. Traffic noise was not a huge issue. Probably won't be back here. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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JohnBoyToo

Review Count: 14
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: September, 2012 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

DO NOT STAY HERE. It is a sardine trailer park! Two foot wide lawn at each site. Getting into and out of site is tight! NOISY because it is between two MAJOR 6-lane highways: George Bush Tollway and Interstate 35. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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vblake

Review Count: 29
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2012 - $25.00
Overall Rating:      

Stayed here for two nights while visiting in Dallas. Friendly staff and helpful with directions. Wi-Fi connection four hours at a time starting when you log in. I thought I could log out and use the remaining time later but you have to use it all at once. Had trouble with burrs in the dogs fur. Did not use the pool or any other facilities but the park is fine if you need an overnight place to stay. They do have a little store in the office. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Motorhome.

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ustractorsales

Review Count: 26
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: February, 2012 - $35.00
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I give it an 8 for the location. If you are needing access to DFW airport or even downtown Dallas area, this is the park to stay at. I have been staying here on and off for the last 5 years. Friendly staff. They are always on top of issues and keeping the place clean. Most sites are level and easy to get into. Some are close together. Laundry and showers always clean. We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Motorhome.

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balfre1946

Review Count: 30
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: January, 2012 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

Gloves are off..this is a refugee camp not an RV park...the place is full of long term under or unemployed, NOT family friendly, while we met all the rules for our pets and cleaned up after them we met hostility from people who thought their spot was private lawn...CAREFREE parks are very questionable and regardless of the savings we will avoid them..this is our 68th RV park in 7 month tour writing about RV parks..buyers beware! We camped at Sandy Lake RV Park in a Motorhome.

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