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Address: 11755 Kinsman Road, Newbury, OH 44065
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+1 440-564-2279

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Thanksgiving buffet

My husband and I ate Thanksgiving dinner this year at Punderson State Park. Each year they have a buffet with lots of choices. We were seated right away at a lovely table for... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 November 2016
Trish H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

My husband and I ate Thanksgiving dinner this year at Punderson State Park. Each year they have a buffet with lots of choices. We were seated right away at a lovely table for two by the window with a nice view of the lake. Our server took our drink orders right away and invited us to start at the buffet.... More 

Thank Trish H
Willoughby Hills, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Although many people may come here for the lodge, for camping, or for winter activities, I came with a group to hike. Although it isn't the ideal spot for the "roughing it" type of hiker, there are good possibilities to get in some miles. Also, it was obvious that with the lake and the woods, the possibilities for gorgeous fall... More 

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Punderson State Park was very easy to find but VERY difficult to maneuver around once you got to the convention center. The mansion was lovely but the additions made to it to make it into a conference center were not done with older people in mind. Even if your room was on the first floor, you had to go down... More 

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Green, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

This is one really nice little State Park, sites are pretty level and shaded. It's a quiet park with a great history and a hotel and restaurant that are really unique worth the time to check them out, food is really good too.

Thank dave3687
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30 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Camped for 3 nights. List of disappointments include no wood for campfire, bathroom near our site "closed for the season" and a skanky beach area that park employees admitted that they would not swim at. There is a nice pool that you are supposed to pay $8 a day to use. There is nobody around to pay the fee to.... More 

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Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Coming from the Washington, DC area, I was struck by the uncrowded, relaxing vibe of this park. We were often the only ones at the beach, marina, or on the boardwalk or hiking trails. Passing two or three people was a big deal. Do not miss the marina! Renting a boat was an excellent way to admire the natural beauty.

1 Thank AnnParris
Reynoldsburg, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This was our first adventure in camping so our expectation was high. The check in person was not helpful and did not provide much direction. The guy's at the Marina were very nice. Beau who was a seasoned camper there was very nice. He told us ways to get to the beach since everything was so spread out. You should... More 

Thank Lisa M
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We arrived two days early to confirm both cabin location and check in date with the front desk . First day went okay but by day two the frond desk gave away a cabin and told us we need to check out of room early because they have book our cabin . So much for real planning putting our credit... More 

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Warren, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

We camped there this 4th of July Weekend. We booked a full hookup site, which we loved, not all state parks offer water on site, let alone a full hookup! On the plus side our side although kind of small site #6 was newly renovated to be a full hookup, in addition it has a new concrete pad and new... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

We stopped by on a Friday night for music and dinner per the sign at the road. My husband and I both used to work here when we were younger and though it would be neat to go back being we are locals. We arrived for dinner and wanted to sit outside and listen to the music. We did not... More 

2 Thank Jennifer F

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