We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Carter Caves State Resort

Save
Traveller (73)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (2)
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beautiful park”(9 reviews)
“welcome center”(7 reviews)
“hiking trails”(6 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Wheelchair Access
2 Star Hotel
All hotel details
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
1 Jul2 Jul
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$132.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Olive Hill hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "17b40f6ec12c46aeb4ac745be176ebeb", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":488832,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[101601941],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":1,"month":7,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":2,"month":7,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":132,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"17b40f6ec12c46aeb4ac745be176ebeb","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":153,"lowestMetaPrice":132,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":153,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":153,"lowestMetaPrice":132,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":153,"hotelName":"Carter Caves State Resort","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjE3YjQwZjZlYzEyYzQ2YWViNGFjNzQ1YmUxNzZlYmViIiwiQUlLIjoiMDA3YzllNGI4Yjc3NDRjZGI3MjMzYmE1MmQ2NzlkNjAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "01/07/2018", "checkOut": "02/07/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$132", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"101601941":"CheapTicketsEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (130)
There are newer reviews for Carter Caves State Resort
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
130 results
Traveller rating
55
43
17
9
6
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
55
43
17
9
6
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbeautiful parkwelcome centerhiking trailsgem mininggrowing upbalcony overlookinglodge restaurantputt putt golfthe cottagesgreat weekendnatural bridgecampgroundpioneerfireplaceroomy
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
11 - 15 of 130 reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Have taken the family here several times over the years, as well as coming here as a child myself. The caves are a fun place for the kids, and plenty of outdoor activities as well. We enjoy the bunk houses or bringing the Rv (and...More

Thank H P
Response from Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State ResortResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you so much for your post. These are the kind of posts we love to see where visitors are now bringing their kids to the park to enjoy like they did as a child. Again, THANK YOU for your post but most of all...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

After 2 visits to Lake Cumberland we decided to check out Carter Caves and a 2-bedroom/2 bath cabin. No disappointment! Cabins are nicely spaced on a loop drive with a picnic shelter and play ground in the middle. Cabin exteriors blend well into the woods....More

Thank MERW869
Response from Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State ResortResponded 1 September 2017

Thank you for your post and most of all for your stay. Appreciate you letting us know about your stay. We will inform you that we have installed all new flat screen TV's in our cottage bedrooms. Again THANK YOU for your vist and we...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

First of all, this review is based on the hotel's accommodations and amenities not the natural setting that the state park provides to its guests. We stayed for 3 nights which was more than enough. The first room did not have a working toilet so...More

Thank 12345654321a
Response from Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State ResortResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for your post and for letting me know about your recent stay. I take all of these comments to the immediate supervisors and discuss with them the points pointed out. I do apologize that your stay was not up to your satisfaction. I'm...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We had an incredible time exploring, hiking and relaxing. We went through Cascade Cave and adventured the Three Bridges Trail and Box Canyon Trail. These were not easy trails with a lot of hills and uneven ground but they were worth it. Take your time...More

Thank Michelle H
Response from Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State ResortResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you for your awesome post. We enjoy hearing from our guests and how their visit went. We hope to serve you again in the future.

Reviewed 26 July 2017

We honeymooned at the lodge in 1973, brought our sons here many times as they were growing up, and now bring our grandsons here. The park was, and still is, a wonderful place to visit. There are so many options of things to do that...More

1  Thank Patricia D
Response from Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State ResortResponded 28 July 2017

Thank you for a wonderful post. Most of all THANK YOU for your visit. We truly enjoy gearing from our guests as it allows us to review how we are doing. We hope to serve you again in the future.

View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Olive Hill
See allSee all
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Golf course
Tennis Court
Details
Price range
US$118 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$118 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (73)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Colleen B
31 May 2018|
Answer
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.
0
Votes
Jessica T
21 December 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
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.
0
Votes
Debbie G
18 June 2017|
Answer
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.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Some rooms are pet-friendly."
Read review
"Get a top floor room"
Read review
"For a better view, try to choose a room upstairs.. the view from the balcony is gorgeous in the Autumn..."
Read review
"rooms on the second floor should be quiet"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing