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Pella, Iowa
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 2, 2016

This is not a campground. This is a mobile home park to say the least. There are 167 sites and only 30 are actually reservable with H2O and or electric. The rest are all permanent year round residents. Most of the campers don't even have license plates on them. The "modern showers" they list on their web sites must mean... More 

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Bremerton, Washington
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46 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed August 30, 2016

Not being able to score a reservation at Ledges State Park, we turned to a private campground as an alternative. The location of this place was really great and close for our visit with local family members. Also the management was accommodating about letting us keep our travel trailer there for a few hours after check out so we could... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2016

First of all, they really squeeze people in there. There isn't much room between you and your neighbor. They don't enforce rules regarding being quiet at night. It's hard to sleep there. And it isn't very clean. Go to Hickory Grove instead.

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1 Thank Bunny D
DC
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed October 4, 2015

We booked over the phone and have to admit I didn't check out the reviews. Not sure that would have changed my plans anyhow. We arrived after dark on a Friday evening and the check in staff was very nice. After a restless night sleep we were awaken by the farm animals just on the other side of the swimming... More 

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Thank lwadle
Sauk City, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 1, 2015

My family recently stayed at the campground while visiting nearby family. I read the reviews which weren't very good but decided to try it out ourselves. We really had a nice time. There are many permanent sites but everyone was so friendly and so helpful. The kids enjoyed swimming the lake and going down the waterslide. There were very few... More 

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Thank Heidi H
Cedar Falls, Iowa
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23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed August 12, 2015

When I called to make a reservation for full hook up I got the Corky run-around. She was not available and would call back. She never called back! During the third call in 4 days I asked if Corky was on vacation and was told she was "very busy!" I said I'd take a Electric and Water site. Reservation completed... More 

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Thank JimF490
Boulder, CO
2 reviews
Reviewed July 30, 2015

Love, love, love this place! Located right off the highway (easy to find, and white noise at night), the full time residents ride around in their golf carts and stop to chat with anyone interested in a chat..... Friendly folks, great place to walk, golf course next door, basketball court, lake for swimming or non motorized boats, fishing, on site... More 

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Thank 4head
1 review
Reviewed June 2, 2015 via mobile

We stayed with family and friends and found this campground to be nothing like previous reviews that we had seen posted here. Yes there are a lot of seasonal / permanent campers but we found them to be pleasant and helpful. The office staff were helpful answering questions and the store area was well stocked. The beach was clean and... More 

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Thank Grannymom9
Hannibal, Missouri
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 3, 2014

We reserved this based off their website. After reservations were made, I found the reviews here on TripAdvisor and became a little nervous. We went ahead and tried it and it wasn't that bad, but it's not that great. Reserving was easy and they were very helpful as we were meeting with another camper and we wanted spots together. No... More 

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Maryville, Missouri
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20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed July 14, 2014

I am normally a trip advisor reader before I stay most places. Not sure why I didn't look here first for reviews about this page. My first clue should have been that the web page for this place only has picutres of decorated golf carts. They make it sound like a wonderful place to stay from looking at their page.... More 

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Additional Information about Twin Anchors Campground

Address: 68132 US Highway 30, Colo, IA 50056-8577
Location: United States > Iowa > Colo
Number of rooms: 42
Also Known As:
Twin Anchors Campground Colo, Iowa
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