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Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort

Cape Charles, Virginia


1511 Townfield Dr
Cape Charles, Virginia 23310
Phone: Click to view

Sites: 725
Recent Rate: $$$$

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Latitude: 37.28901
Longitude: -76.01204

Elevation: 6' (approx.)
Park Features
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping yes
  • 55+ Only 55+ Only no
  • Kid Friendly Kid Friendly yes
  • Boondocking Boondocking no
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts yes
  • Dump Station Dump Station yes
  • Group Camping Group Camping yes
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
Hookups
  • Full Hookup Full Hookup yes
  • Electric (30 & 50 AMP) Electric (30 & 50 AMP) Electric (30 & 50 AMP)
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • Public Phone Public Phone no
  • Water Water yes
  • Cable/Sat. TV Hookup Cable/Sat. TV Hookup no
Connectivity
  • WiFi WiFi yes
  • ATT Cellular Provider ATT
  • Verizon Cellular Provider Verizon
  • Sprint Cellular Provider Sprint
  • T-Mobile Cellular Provider T-Mobile
Amenities
  • Restrooms Restrooms yes
  • Showers Showers yes
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • Camp Store Camp Store yes
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • Propane Available Propane Available yes
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar yes
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse ?
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available yes
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen ?
  • Horse Camp Horse Camp ?
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip ?
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter ?
  • Restrooms: vault Restrooms: vault ?
Recreation
  • Pool Access Pool Access yes
  • Playground Playground yes
  • Recreational Trails Recreational Trails ?
  • Rec Room Rec Room yes
  • Casino Casino ?
  • Fishing Fishing yes
  • Beach Beach yes
  • Biking Biking yes
  • Boating Boating yes
  • Golf Golf ?
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities ?
  • Horseshoes Horseshoes yes
  • Mini-Golf Mini-Golf yes
  • Outdoor Courts Outdoor Courts ?
  • Pickleball Pickleball ?
  • Water Access Water Access yes

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105 Reviews

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Review Count: 161
States Visited: 34
Helpful Reviews: 47

Date of Stay: August, 2018 - $50.00
Overall Rating:

This was our second stay here, the previous one in 2015. We had a wonderful campsite (11) that was just one campsite away from the water and the dog beach. Since we have a swimming dog we (all) swam there every day. It was a quiet area and a huge campsite. Some parts of the campground have close quarters, this one does not. We were fortunate that no one was in site 12, so we had an unobstructed view of the water, and a gentle breeze. There are lots of things to do here, boating, fishing (with a great bait and tackle shop), paddle boats, swimming, relaxing. Fresh seafood and vegetables are sold on site and there is a little eatery. Worth a stop. We reserved and paid ahead of time so we didn't have to get out of our rig to check in. They had our paperwork for us at the entrance shack. Very convenient. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
11
Site Surface
Dirt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Paddle boats are free! Bring water shoes for wading, it is pretty shallow at low tide.

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

Date of Stay: July, 2018 - $69.00
Overall Rating:

This was our 2nd year coming here and we look forward to 2019! The staff is super friendly and helpful. (Shout out to the Ranger) They put a lot of work fixing the beachfront and it looks amazing! The only downside is the smell from the decomposing seagrass during low tide. The kids love all of the activities and choices of 4 pools. It's worth the 6-hour drive for us. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
44
Site Surface
Dirt, Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

While we didn't get to go, we heard the town of Cape Charles was a must see.

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Review Count: 16
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: November, 2017 - $53.00
Overall Rating:

Stayed in site #615 right on water. Beautiful views, it's a shame they don't have concrete sites. Small dog park, good if you have a chihuahua. Easy check in and level site. Showers nicely tiled and plenty of hot water. Nice laundry area. They also have a small cafe that offered good food. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
Crab rd
Site Surface
Sand, Grass
Site Type
Other
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 16
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: October, 2017 - $43.00
Overall Rating:

Still recovering from a tornado 3 years ago plus a number of nasty storms. If you like water views, crabs, clams, and oysters, you will love Cherrystone. Docks for your boat and great fishing. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
615
Site Surface
Sand, Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 5
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: June, 2017 - $70.00
Overall Rating:

We love Cherrystone. There is so much to do. The staff is always friendly and helpful. Tons of activities for the kids. Blue crabbing was a success this year. The camp cafe and arcade could use a face-lift. The laundry facilities are nice and large. Bathhouses were clean. The roads to get into our actual site were a bit hard to back into. Sewer situation was a bit wonky with the sewer being a lot higher than most travel trailers. Overall, good experience. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
153
Site Surface
Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 10
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: May, 2017 - $35.00
Overall Rating:

Been here several times and never disappointed in the facility. The weather, that's another matter. We have been going here with a group for their Mothers Day weekend special (pay for Friday, get Saturday FREE) for a few years now. Problem is the weather rarely cooperates at that time of the year. Think we are going to move this back a couple of weeks next year. On the plus side, it's never crowded that time of the year.

Chose you site carefully. Some are large and spacious like 185-244, others in the area of 150's and such, are smaller and can be a challenge to get into. We were in site 193 and it was wide enough to put my 24 ft TT in sideways. As I have seen in other reviews the sites are mostly grass, (or sand if you are closer to the water) and get muddy when it rains. Looking forward to going back again in the summer. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
193
Site Surface
Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Camp store is well stocked an reasonable. The restaurant had excellent food at a good price.

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Review Count: 89
States Visited: 31
Helpful Reviews: 17

Date of Stay: October, 2016 - $51.00
Overall Rating:

Overall the campground was satisfactory. Site was waterfront and the view was excellent. Site could use some gravel as it rained when we first got there and site was wet and muddy the whole week .Big problem with Fruit Flies so I would not recommend you go here in late September and early October. Bathrooms was clean and Wi-Fi was nonexistent. No cable but plenty of local channels. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
608
Site Surface
Dirt, Sand
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Interior Roads
Tight Turns, Scraping Branches, Poor Conditions
Tow Vehicle Parking
No
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Review Count: 1
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2016 - $65.00
Overall Rating:

For a RV resort I would have expected that when campers leave a site that maintenance would clean the site before the next arrival and mow the high grass around the poles and would also provide fire rings at every site. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
66
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open, Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 21
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: July, 2016 - $70.00
Overall Rating:

Just back from a week at Cherrystone & loved it! The campground was very clean & staff was always friendly. We stayed in our own RV on a WES site. Electric worked great which was needed this week as it was HOT HOT HOT! (AC ran all week!) There were activities all week long, but our group (kids & adults) were happy crabbing, fishing & swimming. Pool area was clean. We also enjoyed floating in the bay on tubes. During low tide you could go out far! Bring water shoes as the shells can be sharp.

The bait shop had plenty of supplies needed for crabbing & fishing. The main store also was well stocked. The Café & ice cream shop had lots of choices too. The guys did a trip on the Miss Jennifer & had a great time! Can't beat $30 pp for 3 hours of fishing. They have a great fish cleaning station near the laundry room. Sunset's were gorgeous - even on cloudy nights!

The only reason it wasn't a 10, was the little things - sewer connection was higher up than our RV connection, the beach area by Pier 4 could have been cleaned up a little (trash from the bay seemed to collected there), Wifi wasn't great but that's OK bc it kept the kids (& adults) off the electronics, pool needs some maintenance (concrete bottom coming up in pieces), all 5 pool tables in arcade were out of order. Again, it was just the little things. All in all, a great trip. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
640
Site Surface
Sand
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my travel trailer
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

In the summer get a site with some shade. Also, be prepared to pull in your awning at night. It can get windy!

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Review Count: 42
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: July, 2016 - $70.00
Overall Rating:

This was our first stay at this campground. We got site #652 for 9 nights. The campground was completely full the first weekend which resulted in a crazy experience with unsupervised children flying around on their bikes at night with no lights on them. This is against the posted rules but no one enforces the rules. I was almost hit several times walking my dog when they come flying up behind you. They also fly up beside and in front moving vehicles so beware! Here's the bad first: the sites are grass covered ( no gravel ) with black dirt under it. When it rains, the water ponds everywhere and doesn't drain for days. Your site becomes a flooded black mushy mess with your tow vehicle sinking into the muck. We put out crab pots in the bay between the campground's piers at low tide and someone later goes out and moves our pots to a completely different spot, turning them over and took our crabs out. This happen twice on two spots. Another camper that I spoke got his crab pot stolen that same day. People need to leave things alone that don't belong to them! The good part: They pick up trash three times a day, the interior roads are mostly paved. The express check-in saved a lot time and effort when we arrived on a sold-out weekend. Otherwise, it would have been a 30 minute plus wait to check in. If you've never been here before, this place is huge so I wanted someone to escort us to our site. If you don't ask, you don't get one. They have a reasonably priced cafe and general store on site. We liked this campground but it was a bit pricey for what they offered. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
652
Site Surface
Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my travel trailer
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Interior Roads
Tight Turns
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Review Count: 1
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $70.00
Overall Rating:

The park is very well organized. There are a lot of great activities for the entire family. If you have a big camper, get a pull through site. They have four piers for fishing and crabbing.

Great place to visit. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
622
Site Surface
Dirt, Sand, Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade, Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 161
States Visited: 34
Helpful Reviews: 47

Date of Stay: October, 2015 - $44.00
Overall Rating:

We stayed the Wednesday, Thursday, Friday before Halloween Saturday. The first two nights the campground was empty. Friday night was quite busy with families pulling in and decorating for the big night. Almost every campsite is near the water or has some kind of view of the water. Be aware that some of the waterfront sites have had substantial erosion. There are lots of activities for kids. We put our kayaks in the water and had a very nice paddle. If you like watery sports, there are lots of things to do here. We ran into people who have been coming here for 30 years (came as kids, now bringing their kids). Added bonus, the campground is owned by the same family as the Cherrystone Aquaculture Company and they farm clams and oysters right off shore. You can get oysters and clams at a good price from the "plant." The plant is on the same road as the campground, and you can walk, bicycle or golf cart over to pick up yummies. In warm weather they also give tours for a nominal fee. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
132
Site Surface
Dirt
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
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Review Count: 61
States Visited: 24
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: October, 2015 - $38.00
Overall Rating:

We were there for 12 days in October. One of the weekends had Halloween activities. We did not partake in these but state park was closed when we wanted to be here. During October it is close to full on weekends. A lot of kids, bikes and golf carts buzzing around. You could get hit by something, since they do not watch where they are going. Adults or kids. Our site was on end and very nice. Would not go back in October. Fee was average during time there. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
675
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
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Review Count: 15
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $45.00
Overall Rating:

We stayed here for 5 days. It was a very nice campground. The check in staff was not the friendliest but the rest of the staff we encountered were helpful and friendly. The wifi was good. Easy to connect to. The sites were close. This was the first time we found that they want to park sideways across the site and not back in. We didn't know this and we backed in so having long enough sewer connection was an issue. We didn't use the showers/restroom at all. There are plenty of activities to do here - fishing, crabbing, paddle boats and horse & buggy ride on Sunday evening. The store is well stocked which is great because the nearest Wal-Mart is 40 minutes away. We did get the Sunday morning breakfast at the restaurant - it was good. The views and sunsets are amazing. We were there when the park was not the fullest which was nice. The memorial site that they made is a wonderful tribute to those who lost their lives there during a the summer of 2014 during a trouble storm. We would stay there again. Very close to the Cape Charles beach. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
248
Site Surface
Sand, Grass
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
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Review Count: 5
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $60.00
Overall Rating:

It's a great park if you like to fish or crab. The pools and water park were really nice and not crowded. Alot cleaner than most parks we've been to. However the restrooms/bathhouses were messy and definitely need to be upgraded. No hooks or shelves in shower stalles and several had broken plumbing. The golfcourse is outdated and had several maintance issues. I will admit that the views were great and everyone was friendly, overall a good park. Yes, we will consider staying again. We camped at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
11
Site Surface
Dirt
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
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