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Fort Getty Park

913 Fort Getty Rd, Jamestown, RI 02835-2721
+1 401-423-7211
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Not your average camp

Just the most peaceful scenic park to be in the Fall, Winter and Spring. In the summer it is also... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Wonderful Wedding Site.

Wedding in the pavilion after ceremony atop the hill was an AMAZING event. The accommodations and... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Bayville, New Jersey
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  • Very good15%
  • Average25%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible20%
17 Jul 2017
“Skunk Problem ”
26 Jun 2017
“Awesome Ocean Ambiance!”
913 Fort Getty Rd, Jamestown, RI 02835-2721
+1 401-423-7211
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Just the most peaceful scenic park to be in the Fall, Winter and Spring. In the summer it is also amazing but is taken over by summer RV's, there is plenty of room to still enjoy the beaches and cove and what a place to...More

Thank countessdebula
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Wedding in the pavilion after ceremony atop the hill was an AMAZING event. The accommodations and location were wonderful. Cannot beat the view.

Thank Debbie3074
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I'm surprised I'm the first one to write about their skunk problem. We even had an employee come to our campground to warn us about it. The skunks will come right up to you and eat out of your hand if you let them. A...More

1  Thank Natalie T
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Hubby & I attended a fabulous classic car show at this Oceanside park. A beautiful summer day made the event extra special. The park is up on a hill in Jamestown, RI, The views are spectacular! This island off Newport is a peaceful place. Although...More

Thank lighthouselady63
Reviewed 18 October 2016

On a whim, we decided to visit Jamestown for a quiet hike. Fort Getty is easily accessible after the campground has quieted down and there are many places to explore. There is a very short trail just at the base of the estuary (please keep...More

Thank mmv123
Reviewed 20 May 2016

as a child our family , cousins aunts , uncles all enjoyed playing at fort getty ,. fresh air, the fort to climb on and go into . scare our younger family members as they walked into the caves. oh the hours of fun we...More

Thank Lorrie T
Reviewed 6 August 2015

In June I made a reservation to camp in August. I saw that my credit card had been charged the full fee. Then in July, still a month and a half before my reservation, I had a change of plans and called to cancel my...More

6  Thank WesternMass_James
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

I camped here on a solo motorcycle trip. I'm torn about Fort Getty. There are some really good things about it. The view is nice. It's on a hill so there are fewer mosquitos. There's space. You can light a fire. There are tables. The...More

6  Thank TravelingTartar
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for one night as we explored the state. The girl that checked us in was very helpful and gave great recommendations on where to eat and see a local band. Our site was a 2 minute walk from the...More

2  Thank BeautifulFernweh
Reviewed 16 September 2014

I placed a reservation over the phone and the person I spoke to promised me a campsite in the area removed from the RV camping. When we arrived, not only were we placed directly next to the RVs, but our campsite was already occupied! We...More

8  Thank Lorraine F
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