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Mama Gertie's Hideaway Campground

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15 Uphill Road, Swannanoa, NC 28778
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Mama Gertie's Hideaway Campground
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Annapolis Junction, Maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Summer of 2013, we wanted to take a trip to Asheville, NC and camp all the way down. Mind you we're coming from southern Maryland. Several weeks before departing Maryland, we stopped at one of the local truck stops to grab a laminated travel map and overheard a couple of RVer's talking about mamas campground. All we heard was praise... More 

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South Bend, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Just returned from a visit to Asheville and so glad I chose this beautiful campground. It's convenient to Asheville and the freeway, but is tucked away in a spectacular forest setting that is quiet and tranquil. Of the many features of the campground, the spaciousness of the lots was exceptional. Privacy is provided through the tiered arrangement of each site... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

I am not a camper, but friends talked me into it. I must say it was a very nice experience. We stayed in one of the cabins which was very clean. The bathrooms and showers were also very clean. There was washers and dryers and a game room and gift shop. The staff were all very nice. Our friends who... More 

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So. Fla.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

This was our second visit to the campground and we loved it even more this time. It is so well maintained, the staff is outstanding and the views of the mountains are spectacular! We made reservations for next year and can't wait to go back. In addition, the location of the campground is perfect for accessing all the fun stuff... More 

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

This mountain side campground was the perfect place to spend a week. All the sites looked nice and grounds are well kept and just beutifully surrounded by NC forest. If available get one of the top scenic sites!!! Worth every penny. One draw back, showers & toilets are at bottom of the campground. And amazing views require some real climbing!... More 

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South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I just got back from a weekend getaway at Mama Gerties campground in Swannanoa, NC. I got space #32 on the upper level and it was well worth it. Jan and the staff were great, the wifi was strong, but oh man, that view. Wow. It was an enjoyable task navigating the hill to get to the site, but most... More 

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New Bern, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Wonderful place to camp. Secluded, quiet, clean and reasonable. The views from the upper grounds are terrific. And, the host & hostess were extremely accommodating. They even have a nice fitness center which we used a lot. We liked this place so much we made a reservation to come back next year for a month!

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Sumter, South Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My wife and I were trying to decide if we would enjoy the RV / camping experience so we rented a 30 ft Class-C motor home. After reviewing tons of campgrounds in the Ashville, NC area, we decided to try Mama Gerties. Turned out to be a great choice. Being inexperience RVers we didn't really know what to expect, From... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

As campground owners, we are very particular about where we spend the little off-time we get. This is a top-notch park; well run and maintained. Beautiful bus sites with spectacular views. Perfect accessibility to all local attractions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

FANTASTIC campground! Located just a mile off 40, 15 min east of Asheville and situated on beautiful property. Sites 18-21 have babbling stream right beside site, other sites are well landscaped and provide ample room between rvs. Mountain view sites are breathtaking and will a wide and well-graded road makes it easy for large rvs to reach. Staff could not... More 

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Additional Information about Mama Gertie's Hideaway Campground

Address: 15 Uphill Road, Swannanoa, NC 28778
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Smoky Mountains > Swannanoa
Number of rooms: 36
Also Known As:
Mama Gertie`s Hideaway Campground Hotel Swannanoa

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