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Carter Caves State Resort

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344 Caveland Dr, Olive Hill, KY 41164-6913 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Site 71 electric 30amp and water hookup. The site is very level, large, partially shaded all day, and less than 25 yards from shower/restroom house. A fire ring, lateran or trash hanging pole and picnic table are provided. It rained two days during our stay,...More

Thank rescueagreyhound
Response from Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your post and most of all for your visit. Appreciate you taking the time to let us know about your visit. Come back and visit us again!

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Yesterday we went on the Cascade waterfall tour. We had such a wonderful tour guide!! He was easy going, knowledgeable and friendly. We think his name was Brandon. The cave formations were so neat! The paths through the caves were easy to walk on and...More

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Response from Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State ResortResponded 12 August 2018

Thank you for your post and most of all for your visit. We will be sure to share your post with the guide. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 26 July 2018

The Welcome Center is very nice, but the rest of the park needs a little updating. We stayed in the lodge. The A/C in the room could have been better. The door to the balcony had an area where bugs could get through and the...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Experience was outstanding. Lots of fun with kids. Camp ground was fun, hiking paths are clear and clean, caves were great for any experience. Place is gorges. Hope to be back again. FYI there is no stores that are close so bring everything you need.

Thank lrm456
Response from Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State ResortResponded 8 June 2018

Thank you for your post and most of all for your visit. We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 20 May 2018

We have been camping here for the past 8 years and I would have rated 5 star because we love everything about the park however the past 3 years were water problems, this year being the worst. NO water at times and then when there...More

Thank Susan C
Response from Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State ResortResponded 21 May 2018

Sorry we did not live up to your expectations. Yes the water issue is a problem. It was in regards to filling the pool and we will look at alternatives on filling the pool in the future. Maybe do it during the night when the...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Golf course
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$83 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Carter Caves State Hotel Olive Hill
Olive Hill Carter Caves Resort
United States > Kentucky > Olive Hill
Traveller (75)
Room & Suite (34)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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31 May 2018|
Response from Chris P | Property representative |
I don't have a problem with a tent using an electric site as long as you realize you pay the regular price and not primitive prices.
Jessica T
21 December 2017|
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Response from Chris P | Property representative |
We do not have an indoor pool. The only parks in the park system that does are lake Cumberland and Lake Barkley.
Debbie G
18 June 2017|
Response from Chris P | Property representative |
We have rooms and a cottage classified as handicap accessible. However, they do not have the roll in showers.
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"Campground Site 71 great for tent campers."
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"Some rooms are pet-friendly."
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"Get a top floor room"
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"For a better view, try to choose a room upstairs.. the view from the balcony is gorgeous in the Autumn..."
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