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Whispering Oaks Resort

267 Millers Rd., Benton, KY 42025
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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La Salle, Illinois
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125 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming to this resort for 35 years and three different owners. Bob and Marilyn are the best. They make sure you are welcomed and address every concern you have.The reason I don't want to let the secret out is that they only have 11 cabins and if the word gets out it may be difficult to get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My husband and I stayed in cabin 6 at Whispering Oaks (located near Draffenville, Benton and Aurora) and were happy to be able to take our dogs along for a small additional fee. It was cozy, clean and quiet. We enjoyed fishing and relaxing lakeside. We can't wait to return!

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Plainfield, Indiana
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180 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The owners at Whispering Oaks go out of their way to make you feel like friends and family. Even our dog was welcomed with open arms. Everything is kept nice both inside the cabin and on the grounds and the location is great.

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Illinois
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Pros: -awesome owners, very eager to please, and they live on location so you can contact them at any time - affordable -cozy cabins (the older/studio ones could use a little updating, the concrete is not so cozy.) -nice shop with shirts/coozies etc. - privately owned, around 12 cabins - sandy area for kids Cons: -uncovered boat dock -no cable/tiny... More 

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New Albany, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

My family and I stayed at Whispering Oaks this year for our family vacation, we also rented a boat from them. It was perfect the cabin was clean and perfect when we arrived, the boat was ready for us to go out on and the owners were very friendly. I have told people about our stay and they are going... More 

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Peoria, Illinois
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23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2011

We have been going here every summer for the past 6 years and can't say enough about this place. We have stayed in almost every cabin, and each one is great. We personally like cabin #5 because it is closest to the lake and has a deck that is shaded throughout the day. The owners, Marilyn and Bob, are most... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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77 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2011

We stayed at Whispering Oaks based on a friend's recommendation. We were looking for a place off the beaten path, peaceful, good value and comfortable. Whispering Oaks met all those expectations. The owners are super friendly and accommodating. The cabins aren't fancy, but they are VERY clean and comfortable. I loved the sitting area by the lakefront. Easy boat access... More 

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brisco74
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2009

Whispering Oaks was surprisingly easy to find even though it's located a bit off the beaten path. When we arrived, the owners were very helpful and friendly. Everything seemed so laid back and relaxing, beginning with their accommodating attitude. We were allowed to bring our VERY large dogs with us at a small extra pet fee(they are quite pet friendly).... More 

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