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Black Bear Cove Resort

5842 Highway 30, Benton, TN 37307
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cathy M Birmingham, Alabama, United States
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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    3 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, Alabama, United States
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had our daughter's wedding here. It was so perfect and beautiful for the rustic lodge wedding that we were looking for. All the staff was so helpful with all our needs in decoration and any questions to have everything we wanted for a great wedding day!

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We arrived at the log lodge on July 31 and left on August 3. We enjoyed every minute of our stay. Even though the resort is going through foreclosure, the management who is in charge of keeping it going and getting it back in shape is doing a terrific job. The manager, John, was helpful on any questions we had... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Stayed here over the Fourth of July. We loved it. Only downside was no cable and couldn't pick up any analog channels but we were camping so no need for TV. Manager John was so nice. We will be back soon.

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Franklin, Tennessee
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

My family, friends and I stayed at the Black Bear Cove resort over the 2014 Easter weekend in the RV section of the place. There were over forty (40) people in attendance for my "officially an old guy birthday" with check-in on Friday and departure on Sunday. We had reserved 7 RV sites last year while it was under the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

After watching this beautiful campground and lodge go downhill over the past few years from neglect, we were pleasantly surprised to find that the bank now owns the property and has a management company running it. We stayed at the campground. The new manager seems to be trying to get the place back to the gem it once was. They... More

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Trenton, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

We decided to visit BBCR for our 13 year anniversary. THE BAD- The web site was a little confusing to navigate and I ended up calling for more information. The web site says that all rooms have a jacuzzi tub and while this is true what it doesn't say is that some of them are large corner tubs in the... More

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Huntsville, Alabama
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

No response from my email request for reservations either by email or phone even after days and weeks. We stayed here several years ago and it was great. We stopped by this weekend on our way home from another camping trip to discuss a reservation. It is now an absolute mess! Completely abandoned at the campground. Everything is neglected. The... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

We camped here several years ago and the place has really went down hill. The bathroom and shower facilities were nasty and were never cleaned the whole time we camped here. The pool filter was broke, but people continued to swim. Pool quickly became nasty. Either the owners don't care or don't have the money to keep the place up.... More

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Chattanooga, TN
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

After finding this place by looking at Google maps (their advertising is non-existent), we were unable to make a reservation online so left a voice mail for, presumably, the owner. The message said he'd call back and he did. The owners are very hands-off. We pulled in early Friday evening, left early Sunday morning and never saw them. If there... More

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Memphis, Tennessee, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

Six years ago when BBC opened it was amzing....fast forward to the spring of 2013 and disappointment all around. From the minute you enter the camp ground you can see neglect. The camp sites are overgrown with weeds and ruts and make leveling your camper nearly impossible. The pool area was also over grown with weeds and the pool looked... More

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Address: 5842 Highway 30, Benton, TN 37307
Location: United States > Tennessee > Benton
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