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Buckhorn Lake State Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“swimming pool”(6 reviews)
“nearest town”(2 reviews)
“room was clean”(7 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you go in the middle of August the kids are back in school, and it is possible that the lodge will not be full. When that is the case you have the pool all to yourself. Two draw backs are if you do not...More

Thank J1264NCpeterp
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We recently discovered that Kentucky has state park lodges. This one was a bit dated and smelled of dog but it was a great time. The plus side is of you have a dog, they allow dogs. There was a pool and a lakeside beach....More

Thank cryskonig
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Booked a room last minute for a weekend getaway. It is a typical 1960's state park lodge. It hasn't been updated much, but I like the retro look. Other reviews complained that it isn't a "resort" as it is called; however I think that Kentucky...More

Thank MtnTraveler33
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

The park is beautiful. The lodge is dated as are the other state parks. There are not refrigerators in the rooms. Service is adequate but not to the standard of other state parks. The real down fall is the food. This is by far the...More

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed October 1, 2017

This is a very nice lodge that is out in the middle of no where. It is peaceful and a good place to relax. The rooms have been remodeled since we were here ten years ago. Very attractive. They have two very comfortable chairs, the...More

Thank ben5170
Response from Greta G, Manager at Buckhorn Lake State ResortResponded October 10, 2017

Hello Ben, I am so honored that you choose Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park while you were in Buckhorn. And we’re really grateful that you took the time out of your busy schedule to share this wonderful feedback. We have done some remodeling like you...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Tennis Court
Details
Price range
$88 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$88 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveler (96)
Room & Suite (47)
Pool & Beach (17)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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jc0rnett
July 16, 2016|
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Response from Greta G | Property representative |
No, we do not have mini fridges in the lodge rooms. I'm very sorry for the delay in responding. our site has been down, I received your question today. Thank you for your interest in Buckhorn Lake.
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Molly D
August 23, 2015|
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Response from ancestorhuntress | Reviewed this property |
Hazard is the nearest town. They do have fast food restaurants and a few others like Applebys. You will find plenty of places to eat. I stayed at the resort a week ago and they have definitely cleaned it up. Much nicer than... More
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Room Tips
"Top floor, ask for a room with only one neighbor."
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"We were in a room on the second floor at the right of the lobby. Very quite. Great view."
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"Don't stay here. You'd be better off in a rented RV."
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"Bottom floor by the pool"
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