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Carter Caves State Resort

344 Caveland Drive, Olive Hill, KY 41164
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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
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Ky
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed as kind of a spur of the moment 4th of July weekend. We got to check in early, which is always a surprise and major plus for us. I was a little upset that I called and specifically asked if the pool was a public pool and was told no. I'm not sure if it would've swayed our... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When we got there it was pouring rain. Spent 1st night in rain but picked up the schedule and found many things for the kids to do even if it did keep raining. When in to the store and the campground and asked Michael if they had any room anywhere. He set us up a bunkhouse, telling us it was... More

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Winchester, Kentucky
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Food was good, not much of a selection on the menu though. Hotels were great, but the ac and heat were finicky and the maid service was slow the first day of my visit. Schedule needs to be worked out better. What we did was fun though. All of the problems were very minor.

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Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your post and most of all THANK YOU for selecting Carter Caves. We do appreciate you taking the time to let us know how we are doing. We hope to be able to serve you again someday. More

Huntington, West Virginia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was nice along with the staff. I am going to take the high road. The bathroom was clean but it could use a new shower curtain. The bedding and bed were lacking and it looked to me like burn holes in the comforter. I think for the money they are charging they could upgrade the bedding and beds.... More

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Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your post and most of all for your visit to our park. We appreciate the feedback provided and we are hoping that our lodge rooms will see an upgrade very soon. Again THANKS for the post and we hope to serve you again at Carter Caves in the future. More

Loveland, Ohio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I spent two days at Carter Caves and enjoyed it very much. The dining room food was good, and the room was clean and every thing worked. I hiked the 3 Bridges trail twice and the we did the two cave tours. It was a fun little getaway!

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Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting Carter Caves for your destination. We appreciate you taking the time to post about your experience at the park. We hope to serve you again in the future. THANK YOU again!! More

Huntington, West Virginia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family lives in Huntington, WV and have been enjoying trips to Carter Caves since my kids were tiny (they are now 10 and 11). We love to bring a bucket to catch and release crawdads and minnows and have a great time just walking around enjoying the abundance of nature. We have taken all of the cave trips (some... More

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Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this posting. We truly enjoy hearing from our guests and what their thoughts are on the park and the staff. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know. We look forward to serving you agin in the future. More

Charleston, West Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I've been here twice in the last three weeks. Three weeks ago was my horse camping trip. The equestrian camp sites offer high-line and hitching posts. There wasn't much shade during the day but we weren't there anyway. We were enjoying the trails beneath the breezy canopy of trees. The campsites are pull-thru and offer full hookup and the bathouse... More

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Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your posting. Our horse campground area is new to us and unfortunately the shade trees are very limited. We hope to some trees we have planted someday will take care of that. We look so forward to your return trip. More

Winchester, Kentucky
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We stayed 3 days 2 nights and wished we would have booked another just to get in all the activities this resort has to offer. Camping along the outer loop you will find your best sites, inner loops I would suggest for multiple families due to the proximity to each other. We did not find any noise issues as others... More

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Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your posting. We look forward to receiving posts from our guests. The camp store is something we have tried to work harder on and with your posting we see we need to try a little harder. THANKS and we hope to see you again someday. More

West Lafayette, Indiana
2 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

We chose to camp at Carter caves resort park due to some good overall reviews on internet. Upon arrival we quickly realized that the primitive tent camping area was very congested with people on top of each other. I agree with some other reviews, area was very loud way past the quiet time making sleeping impossible. The restrooms were very... More

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Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State Resort, responded to this review

So sorry to hear that your stay was not up to your standards. The restrooms situation is not acceptable and have I have addressed this issue with the supervisor. Our mini-golf area is indeed showing its age. We have over the winter attempted to revamp some of it and are still in the process of doing so. The playgrpound area... More

Louisville, Kentucky
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32 reviews 32 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Nice small lodge with adequately appointed rooms. Before going check to see if they are having youth group in for the weekend. Since the lodge only has 28 rooms noise could be an issue. The staff is extremely accommodating and friendly. They went out of their way to make our stay enjoyable. The hiking trails are memorable with great views... More

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Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our park. We appreciate the kind words. We love to receive feedback from our guests. It allows us to stay on our game. Thanks again and we look forward to serving you again someday. More

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Address: 344 Caveland Drive, Olive Hill, KY 41164
Location: United States > Kentucky > Olive Hill
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Carter Caves State Hotel Olive Hill
Olive Hill Carter Caves Resort

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