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Rough River Dam State Resort Park

450 Lodge Road, Falls of Rough, KY 40119-6011
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Rough River Dam State Resort Park
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, Kentucky
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56 reviews 56 reviews
11 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here from july 13th thru 15th. I was sent to stay by my employer for training. The rooms are alittle outdated but clean and acceptable. The only problem i had was the eco airconditioning there was a card above the thermostat that stated that the unit sensed when you were in the room so if you were not... More

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Coalgate, Oklahoma
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What can I say, we'd arrived at this paradise minutes before a storm hit on the 7th July and was immediately shown downstairs to their restaurant for safety. The front desk clerk was so professional and helpful from the time we phoned him 20 minutes earlier until we were finally able to check in to our room. The restaurant was... More

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Elizabeth, Indiana
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101 reviews 101 reviews
21 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at the lodge on three different occasions already this summer. Rooms are basic but comfortable. The restaurant is good! We have eaten there five times--and have had really good service and delicious food. During the week, the restaurant sometimes offers "daily specials." One evening we had the pork loin special; on a different evening, we had the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very impressed with the professionalism and hospitality of the staff. Our 4-year old loved the well-maintained pool. The room was clean and comfortable. The food was good, exactly what one would expect at a family restaurant.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall this is good park for a weekend getaway. I stayed in a 2bdrm cabin with friends in mid-June. The cabin was clean and prepared for our visit. Unfortunately parking was limited and difficult in the cabin area, as there were many other vehicles and boat trailers congesting the road and driveways. When we arrived at the park (with golf... More

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Indianapolis
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had our annual family reunion here over the weekend. We usually go to Barren River State Park. In my opinion Rough River is better. The pool is much bigger, cleaner, and they have a kiddie pool that is actually up and running. They also have a well maintained, although small, beach area that we enjoyed for a few hours. The... More

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Michael R, Manager at Rough River Dam State Resort Park, responded to this review

To Nawlins4LIFE: We appreciate you allowing us to host your Family Reunion this year. Kentucky State Parks are famous for their hospitality. We appreciate your patience with our recent pool problem. We are glad we were able to rectify the situation and you were able to enjoy the pool during your stay. Thank you for all of your kind words.... More

Evansville, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

THANK YOU SO MUCH for the wonderful stay! We brought our border collie, so we had to stay in a "standard" cottage! It was perfect and beautiful! So peaceful and quiet! We can only imagine what the deluxe & executive cottages are like! Staff at the lodge are awesome - and at the marina, too! Highly recommend the chicken breast... More

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Michael R, Manager at Rough River Dam State Resort Park, responded to this review

To 428AnnB: Thank you very much for your kind words. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. When we renovated some of our Standard Cottages we made them “Pet Friendly”, because so many people prefer to travel with their pets. We are also glad you enjoyed the food at Grayson’s Landing Restaurant. We hope you visit... More

Nashville, Tennessee
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

I was in the area on a house hunting trip. A friend and her husband invited me to fly up in their Piper for dinner. We landed at the lovely little airport chocked down the plane and walked a block or so to the Lodge. It was lovely and had many places to relax if staying at the Lodge. The... More

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Michael R, Manager at Rough River Dam State Resort Park, responded to this review

To OAKWIND TN: We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to Grayson’s Landing Restaurant. We have had many favorable comments about our food and service. Thank you for your visit and your kind words. Please come and see us again whenever you are in the area. Michael – Park Manager More

Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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89 reviews 89 reviews
7 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

Unfortunately the once-stylish facility is now overall in pretty rough shape with the exception of the banquet hall. Each of our meals at the resort restaurant were either bland or simply down-right terrible, deep-fried, frozen fare. We also made the mistake of reserving a "cabin" instead of a less-awful hotel room. The cabin was decorated in frathouse castoff style with... More

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Michael R, Manager at Rough River Dam State Resort Park, responded to this review

To ItineraryWI: I am extremely apologetic that your stay at our Park was not what you had expected. We do our best to take care of our customers and are disappointed when we fall short. I understand your comments on the cottage condition. We have been gradually upgrading our cottages with new flooring and furniture. We have completed two more... More

Falmouth, Kentucky
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Really enjoyed staying here. We stayed in a pet friendly lodge room. The staff are great, friendly and helpful. The room was comfortable and all have balconies overlooking the lake. Food at the restaurant was good and the restaurant was pretty. Hope to return

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Michael R, Manager at Rough River Dam State Resort Park, responded to this review

To Phyllis D.: On behalf of our staff, we thank you for your comments and we are very glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you can come back in the summer when the Lake is at summer pool and the weather is prettier. Of course, we would enjoy hosting you any time you come our way.... More

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Address: 450 Lodge Road, Falls of Rough, KY 40119-6011
Location: United States > Kentucky > Falls of Rough
Also Known As:
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