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Palmetto Island State Park

19501 Pleasant Rd, Abbeville, LA 70510-9011
+1 337-893-3930
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Beautiful Glimpse of the Swamp

Drove down from Abbeville to the park one morning. it was quiet and peaceful, and we spent time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David H
Needs better park rangers and/or camp hosts

The park is beautiful and the campsites are lovely. The restrooms/showers appear relatively new... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Houston, Texas
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hiking trails” (7 reviews)
“splash pad” (16 reviews)
“canoe rentals” (3 reviews)
19501 Pleasant Rd, Abbeville, LA 70510-9011
+1 337-893-3930
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Drove down from Abbeville to the park one morning. it was quiet and peaceful, and we spent time overlooking the bayous which crisscross the park. We checked out the RV camping areas for future reference, and decided this would be a good place to come...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The park is beautiful and the campsites are lovely. The restrooms/showers appear relatively new, but are not kept clean. We stayed five nights and all five nights campers blared music all day and way past 10pm. Where were the park rangers or camp hosts? Beautiful...More

Thank laurafl511
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have an RV and was here for a cast iron cook-off. The bathrooms are super clean. The grounds well maintained. The scenery with the palmettos under the trees are lovely. The sites are level, big and gravel. There is no mud. No cable or...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This is really nice campground. Most of the spaces between the campsites are a good distance. There are a lot of trees so there is a good amount of shade. There are hiking trails and canoe trails. The comfort stations are clean and airconditioned. Alligator...More

Thank redcrawfish59
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Traveled from Lafayette La for a day trip. Paid $3 and got a map at the entrance. It's a smaller park but nice. I was there midday during the week so there were just a few campers there. Liked the shaded campsites and nice cabins....More

Thank JLGlenn
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I've stayed a few times and usually pick mid week dates. the park is clean, pleasant and has good access roads. many things to do with bikes, kayaks, hiking etc. i would recommend staying here.

1  Thank thomas f
Reviewed 12 June 2017

On a Thursday afternoon before high season, we were lucky to book 1 night in any cabin, we chose # 5 for its proximity to lake. While checking it out, we were greeted by a young female raccoon. I know better but I had to...More

3  Thank jumpsturdy
Reviewed 11 June 2017

peaceful and quite, out in the middle of no where right next to river. couple of small ponds for fishing and canoeing. has a boat launch and water splash pad. Water and electric hook ups but no sewage.

Thank trahton
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We weren't able to stay here because they did not have a cabin available. But we did drive through the whole park. It is very pretty - set in a very scenic area. There is an abundance of picnic and camping spots. The camping spots...More

1  Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I went here with my daughter and her classmates for a school trip and we primarily enjoyed the large splash pad. This is a great place for family fun. You can do picnics and just enjoy the view!

1  Thank Katara L
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13 March 2017|
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Response from suebruno | Reviewed this property |
The showers were individual, with shower curtains on each. There was a small dressing area in the front of each shower. They were always clean. Excellent campground hosts.
5 September 2016|
Response from 786nealh | Reviewed this property |
I think so
23 April 2016|
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Response from Roberta M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but they must be kept on a leash and you must clean up after them.