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Aurora's Kentucky Lake Cottages

16918 U.S. Hwy. 68 East, Aurora, KY 42048 (Formerly Aurora's Ken Oak Resort)
Aurora's Kentucky Lake Cottages
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really didn't know what to expect but got to our cottage and wow this place is a diamond. Nice clean and quiet. Would recommend this place to all atv riders coming to turkey bay. Staff is friendly and very courteous . Cool playground for the kids.

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Addison, Alabama
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I will start by saying that the owner's of the property are very nice and welcoming. When we booked this vacation we were told we would be staying in a older mobile home but it would be clean. Perfect, considering we had eight kids, we didn't need fancy or top of the line. It was older so that part was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

My husband and I were pleased with this little spot. For the price, you couldn't ask for a better place to stay. The cottage is definitely not top of the line, but worth what you pay for. The staff are awesome, and very accommodating. If you're looking for a place to get away for half the price of the other... More 

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1opinion4u, Owner at Aurora's Kentucky Lake Cottages, responded to this review

We sure appreciate your business and we want to let you know how thankful we are that you took the time to write a review for us! We strive to offer accommodations that are comfortable, clean and affordable. We are not a large "cookie cutter" chain hotel that has chandeliers, nor do we charge the prices they do. We are... More 

Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Aurora Kentucky Lake Cottages was a really great place for what we needed for our large family. Dave and Jaymi are the onsite owners and were great hosts. We will stay there again next year. The staff was very responsive to our needs and service was very consistent and reliable. When checking out Dave gave us a tour of a... More 

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1opinion4u, Manager at Aurora's Kentucky Lake Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! We really appreciate your business and your kind words about us and our place! We look forward to seeing you again next year. Thanks again -- it's people like you that keep us going! Best Regards to you and yours, Dave & Jaymi :o) More 

Wisconsin
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We agree with all the comments that the owner and staff were very friendly. They were very accommodating to give us fresh linens, toilet paper, and garbage bags as needed. I'm struggling with what words to use to describe the condition of the resort and cottages, though. I want to give an honest review for any other families that are... More 

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1opinion4u, Owner at Aurora's Kentucky Lake Cottages, responded to this review

Hello - thank you for taking the time to write a review. We would hope that our guests are certainly more pleased than you were. First of all, we would like you to know that the cleanliness issue has been addressed - thank you for bringing that to our attention. We have hired new housekeeping and have brought on board... More 

Florissant, Missouri
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Owners are very nice, but don't expect it to look like pictures. Needs a ton of work. Only means of heat was small space heater. Would hate to list everything that needs repairing. There are better places than this for price.

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1opinion4u, Owner at Aurora's Kentucky Lake Cottages, responded to this review

Hello - we're certainly sorry you didn't enjoy your stay at our place. It is indeed an older resort, but we certainly do not agree with your definition. You're right that the pictures are outdated and need replaced, because we have spent thousands of dollars replacing furniture, carpeting and such. The space heaters have been used here since the place... More 

Cave City, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We have stayed here for several years in the spring and fall to crappie fish on beautiful ky lake. Dave has always taken great care of our party treating us like family!! We really appreciate Dave and Jaymi and their staff, they are always open to any questions or suggestions we have. Would recommend this resort to anyone.

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1opinion4u, Owner at Aurora's Kentucky Lake Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us - we appreciate the time you took to do that and we certainly appreciate the kind words! If we can be of service to you in the future, please let us know. Best Regards, Dave & Jaymi ~ Owners More 

House Springs, Missouri
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We have stayed at the Aurora Kentucky Lake Cottages several times over the past two years while riding the trails at Turkey Bay OHV park. The location is perfect as it is the closest resort to Turkey Bay. This time several couples joined us and enjoyed their stay as well. The pricing of the cottage was low if you consider... More 

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1opinion4u, Owner at Aurora's Kentucky Lake Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate the time you took to do that. But more importantly, we appreciate your business AND your kind words! Thanks again and hope to see you again in the near future! Best Regards, Dave & Jaymi ~ Owners More 

Paris, Illinois, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We just returned from a weekend here and it was great. We stayed in one of the motel rooms for this visit. But, Dave, the owner, took us around the facility and showed us different cottages and options for our vacation for next year. This place is quiet, comfortable and relaxing. There are plenty of things for kids and if... More 

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1opinion4u, Owner at Aurora's Kentucky Lake Cottages, responded to this review

We're so sorry our previous response didn't post. We sure appreciate your taking the time to post a positive review for us. And even more importantly, thank you for staying with us! Looking forward to seeing you in the future! Best Regards, Dave & Jaymi ~ Owners. More 

West Frankfort, Illinois, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We stayed two nights in September 2014 while we were offroading at the Turkey Bay OHV park at Land Between the lakes. It was about ten minutes from the park. They had plenty of parking, enough for trucks with trailers even. The cottages were very basic, but had everything you would need. Fridge, stove, microwave, a new flat screen (which... More 

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1opinion4u, Owner at Aurora's Kentucky Lake Cottages, responded to this review

We just realized our response to your review never posted - so sorry! We wanted to say thank you for taking the time to post a review. And more than that, we want to say thank you for staying with us. We appreciate your business. If you're coming to the Kentucky Lake area in the future, please give us a... More 

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