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Big Bear Resort

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30 Big Bear Resort Rd., Benton, KY 42025
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Big Bear Resort
Ranked #4 of 6 Hotels in Benton
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed with three families of relatives at the Log Cabin and one of the cottages. Both were clean and had ample amenities. The log cabin can easily accommodate the capacity with a large, updated kitchen and 2 baths. Two air conditioners which kept the cabin cool without effort when we stayed there in July. The resort is spacious so... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stay at the campgrounds so I can't speak for the other amenities but as far as the campgrounds go they are clean, well taken care of, and kid friendly. The marina is nice and handy. The employees are friendly and very helpful. My suggestion to anyone that has never stayed there is to take a drive over and check... More

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Homer Glen, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

First of all, the previous reviewer is definitely not referring to the same resort. My family and I have been coming to Big Bear Resort for about 20 years now. We have always had a great time and never have had a problem. The owners & staff have been superb and very friendly. We have stayed in everything from the... More

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caldemeyer, Owner at Big Bear Resort, responded to this review

So many times we forget to say the nice things and dwell on the negative. We so appreciate your comments refuting the previous posting. We work very hard, and have for over 40 years, to make your stay enjoyable. In addition, many people come year after year to our property and that speaks volumes! When we visit other businesses, we... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Very disappointed in this resort from the start. After paying for the cottage the resort attempted to take this out of our account twice. Once we arrived was told over the phone our room was ready, when we got there it hadn't been cleaned. The lady at the front desk was very rude and never apologized once just blamed it... More

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caldemeyer, Owner at Big Bear Resort, responded to this review

Your reservation was for one night only and could not have been cancelled by you as we only had the one night available. In addition, maintenance went into the unit after you left and the temperature in the unit was 68 degrees. Our resort is kept in impeccable shape and your statement does not reflect our property. Your credit card... More

Owensboro, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in one of the town houses at Big Bear Resort. Overall, the townhouse was clean, the kitchen had all major appliances, and the deck was great! All of the staff that we interacted with were friendly and helpful. We will return!

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caldemeyer, Owner at Big Bear Resort, responded to this review

We are so happy that you had a great time!!!! Our staff is trained to make your stay as comfortable and relaxing as possible. Repeat customers are the basis of this 66 year old business so we please to add you to our list of repeats. More

Paducah, Kentucky
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Big Bear Resort was such a wonderful laid-back place to stay. It was the perfect down-home family getaway for my husband and I to do some boating and fishing and just relaxing. I saw a couple of earlier reviews that mentioned the condition of the dock. It was great when we were there. No problems whatsoever and everyone couldn't have... More

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Jessica P, Public Relations Manager at Big Bear Resort, responded to this review

We're so happy you enjoyed your stay! More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Stayed here for a reunion this summer. fishing was great! Boat docks were in desperate need of repair and dangerous for the kids. No food on site and golf carts are expensive for what shape they are in. needed some items from store and they were closed three days during the week. Staff was really nice but this place needs... More

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Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

Had a big extended family gathering. Stayed in the condos. Good for all of us to gather outside together and close to docks. Wish there were not golf carts, nicer docks, and a but more modernization in condos, but overall had a good time.

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

this place was great. stayed in a 3 br/2 ba condo. it was stocked with everything you needed except for the food you had to go to the store to get. otherwise this place was perfect. perfect sunrises in the am. beach was small but adequate since it wasnt very crowded when we went. we rented a pontoon at the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Stayed here in a 3 bedroom chalet overlooking Lake Kentucky. We arrived to find a spotless Chalet stocked with all the things needed for a week stay. Towels, Coffee Pot, utensils, cookware...ect. Nice deck w grill and outside table and chairs too. Main Bedroom had a King bed and multiple beds in the two extra bedrooms upstairs 2 bathrooms. New... More

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Additional Information about Big Bear Resort

Address: 30 Big Bear Resort Rd., Benton, KY 42025
Location: United States > Kentucky > Benton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Big Bear Hotel Benton

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