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Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The office was open until 9pm, so we were able to get there after work on a Friday and check in while there were still folks there -- big plus. When we found out that our cell phones didn't work in the park, office staff was nice enough to let us use their phone to call home and check in... More 

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Fort Payne, Alabama
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First time to stay at Cherokee KOA campground and was very pleased with our experience. We had a pull-through site to accomadate our A-class RV with a trailer and the cemented spot was plenty large enough and very level. The staff was very courteous and helpful. Our ten-year old granddaughter really enjoyed the two pools and the jump pads along... More 

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad that you and your granddaughter enjoyed your stay with us and we hope that you continue to visit. If you like Halloween we offer two Spooktacular weekends at the end of October and a great feast on Thanksgiving. More 

2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice campground. Well Maintained. Beautiful setting next to creek and friendly staff. Paved sites are long and easy to get in and out of with plenty of room between sites. Plenty of activities for children. Will definitely be back.

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad you had a great time at our KOA and we hope to see you again in the near future. More 

Garrett, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The KOA campground is a great place to vacation. The cabins are fantastic and a great value. The staff at the campground is outstanding. I will be going back. There is an unbelievable amount of things to do in the area and most are free. Check out the local water falls.

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. I am glad you had a great time at the Cherokee KOA, we are open year round and have some great deals in winter months. We hope to see you again in the near future. More 

Cookeville, Tennessee
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75 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well maintained, clean, family friendly. A little far out of town (six miles), but nice and quiet. Staff was less than enthusiastic. Carolyn was really the only happy person we met! But they have two nice pools, a little food place by the outdoor pool. Two bounce "pillows" lots of "bikes" to rent. We were there for Labor Day, but... More 

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. As you mentioned we are family friendly and security is very important to us, especially during busy holiday weekends so car tags are checked every time you pass the guard shack. I am sorry that you found our front desk lady rude, there was most definitely an error in your check in process as all... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you try to get a buddy site at this campground be prepared to have to go some where else. Power and sewage are unattainable for 2 campers. Management was of no help. No refund. No offer to move to another site nothing but a disappointment

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Labor weekend was very busy but we were glad that we could offer you two comparable sites that would suit your party, I am sorry that you felt neither would be suitable and chose to leave. I hope your friend in the 'buddy' site had a nice time as they chose to stay and enjoy... More 

ST PAULS NC
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

bathrooms need a lot of repairs . we have been staying there for about 20 years and every year it seems to be problems. we keep going back because we love the location and our children and grandchildren love it. hope you will take of this. THANK YOU Pastor Larry Wilkes PS HOPE TO SEE YOU NEXT YEAR

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Two of our bath houses have been renovated in the past two years and we have not been notified of any problems with them, next time you visit if you have any problems please notify staff so we can help with any problems. We hope to see you again next year. More 

Saint Cloud FL
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very clean, very well maintained. Excellent customer service. Loved the indoor and outdoor pool. Enjoyed the outdoor resturant and hot tubes. Close to lots of attractions. Laundry room was very clean.

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our campground. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. Our staff work very hard to keep the campground clean and to give great customer service. We hope to see you again in the near future. More 

Forest City
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great camp ground. Best I have ever stayed at. Many activities for kids ongoing, super nice camp store. They had the nicest and cleanest bathrooms and bath houses I have ever seen. We will camp here again

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our campground. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and appreciated how much work our staff do to ensure the bath houses are kept clean. We hope to see you again in the near future. More 

Albemarle, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the best trip our family went on this summer! Wonderful campground with so much to do. Never a dull moment. Staff was super friendly and we had a great time. Already planning a return trip! We would recommend this KOA to any families looking for a camping trip to Cherokee NC

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our campground. I am so pleased your family enjoyed their stay and we hope you will return again soon. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
What a location! The Cherokee/Great Smokies KOA is bordered on one side by the serene Raven Fork River and on the other side by three tribal trout ponds. It lies just across the road from Great Smoky Mountains National Park and one mile from the Blue Ridge Parkway. From almost anywhere on the KOA's grounds, take in 360-degree mountain views. The resort campground offers camping cabins, cottages and Deluxe cabins, large RV and tent sites. This KOA is ideal for the biggest group gatherings with year-round indoor and seasonal outdoor pools and hot tubs, food service,an outdoor movie-cinema, a Jumping Pillow and adventure mini golf. Campers enjoy the shuttle to area attractions and events too numerous to count. Check online for special events, theme weekends and seasonal activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA

Address: 92 Koa Campground Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-6451
Location: United States > North Carolina > Cherokee
Number of rooms: 29
Also Known As:
Cherokee / Great Smokies Koa Hotel Cherokee
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