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Rio Grande Village Campground

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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“nature trail”(6 reviews)
“full hookups”(8 reviews)
“hook ups”(5 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

This review is for the non electric campground. Around $10 a night. Some sites are reservable, but not all. I'm pretty anal about pulling in at 5pm & having a site available. Good thing, because the campground was full when we got there on a...More

Thank ccindyk48
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I've put this campground as very good for location - great starting point for a 5 day Big Bend break (only stopped 2 days and that was enough to see this part of the park). Sites are all over the spot. Again - I'd recommend...More

1  Thank Daleslady
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Reviews here are a jumble because the Park Service named two of its Big Bend facilities nearly identically (Rio Grande Village Campground and Rio Grand Village RV Campground) and many people have posted incorrectly. These two facilities are completely different so you need to read...More

5  Thank PL36
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Sure you have hook-ups but your neighbor is right on top of you. Unless you really need hook-ups, move to the "Primitive" camp ground less than a mile away. Expect lots of coyotes in your site numerous times during the night. Do not leave your...More

1  Thank Ron P
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Only full hookup campground in the park - yes a parking lot but the location is what makes it the only place to stay - WiFi worked great at the store even with lots of teens in the group tenting area - Verizon cell service...More

Thank Roger R
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United States > Texas > Big Bend National Park
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Rio Grande Village Campground Hotel Big Bend National Park
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Roger S
4 June 2017|
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Response from Wade W | Reviewed this property |
Don't wait until the end of the day. Go to the campground early in the morning to reserve your site for that night. Enjoy Big Bend!
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"Be careful! It's easy to book the wrong facility. This tent campground is NOT reserved via Forever..."
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"Sites under the cottonwoods were shaded, and the no-generator zone where we camped were quiet and peaceful."
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"The closest hotel other than the lodge and camping is in Marathon, about 100 miles away! Plan ahead or be..."
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"It isn't a hotel, it is a campground, so most of these questions don't apply."
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