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Happy Holiday Campground

1553 Woldetown Road, Cherokee, NC 28719
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Huntsville, Alabama
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127 reviews 127 reviews
11 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Second visit in two years… The park had just changed management and there was a high level of turmoil in the office and in the park… Seems old management did not believe in empowering employees to make decisions and all decisions had to be run by one person… not very effective nor conducive to good customer service. New manager appears... More

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iwork2play
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46 reviews 46 reviews
15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

The staff was very nice. The wifi was hit or miss...mostly miss. I didn't have anything stolen but campers around me did. (coolers was what i heard) It is possible that i would go back if i were given another chance. The person that camped next to me was very rude to me. I'm trying not to base my opinion... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013 via mobile

Our camp space had no water and electricity; no sewer connection or cable which was OK because our rate was less expensive; however, it was not easy to dump when we left Happy Holiday this Morning. There are two dump stations. To use one of them requires blocking the road. The other dump was impossible to use because a Happy... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

We camped here over Labor Day weekend in 2012 and 2013. We enjoyed our stay both times! The campground was very busy, with lots of other families and pets. This year, they were also hosting a fundraiser for the Shriners, which provided music, food, raffles, etc. for the entire weekend. They do have a pool, but our kids didn't use... More

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Hickory, North Carolina, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

This campsite is very crowded and very active. They did give us the option of 3 spots when I said I didn't think the original one they gave us would work with our dogs (by the entrance and lots of traffic/cars, campers and walkers). We just returned home today. Unfortunately, Ga and SC were playing football on Saturday and there... More

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Flat Rock, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

I like this campground very much with just a couple of suggestions. We stayed out by the frisbee golf course right on the stream. This is away from most of the other sites with bad wifi and no cable. I wouldn't have had it any other way. Very peaceful. Very well maintained park with good live music some nights. The... More

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Raeford, North Carolina, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

We stayed at Happy Holiday Campground for four nights at the end of June. From the moment we set foot on the property all staff members were polite and extremely helpful. Our site was excellent and the views were exceptional. There were activities for the kids to do daily, and the pool/splash pad was clean and well kept. The live... More

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Candler, North Carolina, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Not sure how I feel, I do know if it weren't for Tim my husband may have lost his mind, this place is ok, its prices are what they are, you are paying for what you get. If you want to be entertained and have lots of things to do , want to wash or dry you clothes, this place... More

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Maiden, North Carolina
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

We arrived at noon it was raining, but that was not the problem we were camping on the lake front #828 when around 3:30 a friend that came to the campground today also and was camping across from us on the creek and the creek started running over its bank he came to us to let us know he was... More

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Cherokee, North Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

Be aware that if you are handicapped that you will be discriminated against in this campground. The management is extremely rude and very unprofessional. After many years of coming to the yearly Bluegrass Festival held each June and having the same camping site I am now being denied this site. The management refuses to take my deposit for next year... More

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Additional Information about Happy Holiday Campground

Also Known As:
Happy Holiday Campground Hotel Cherokee
Happy Holiday Campground Hotel
Address: 1553 Woldetown Road, Cherokee, NC 28719
Location: United States > North Carolina > Cherokee
Amenities:
Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #9 of 11 Specialty lodging in Cherokee
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
375 sites on 40 acres located right in the heart of the Smokey Mountains. Big rig friendly we offer large pull through sites as well as creekside sites, tent sites and cabin rentals. Live music on our campground stage every weekend during the summer season. See you camping..... ... more   less 

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