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Fairy Stone State Park

967 Fairystone Lake Dr, Stuart, VA 24171-3160
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Will NEVER camp there again!!

I reserved a "site" online but was told it was first come, first serve when picking a site. When... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jracegirl24
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virginia
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Fairy Stone Pit Stop

Went to the Fairy Stone Pit Stop (the state park will give you a map and instructions). It's a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dbarrett2016
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Cleveland, Georgia
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“hiking trails” (9 reviews)
“beach area” (7 reviews)
“paddle boats” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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967 Fairystone Lake Dr, Stuart, VA 24171-3160
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"hiking trails"
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"beach area"
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"paddle boats"
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"fall trip"
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"water toys"
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"tent camping"
in 4 reviews
"camp sites are"
in 3 reviews
"would definitely stay here again"
in 2 reviews
"early spring"
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"bath house"
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"gift shop"
in 5 reviews
"lakeside cabin"
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"nice beach"
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"visitor's center"
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"campground"
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"bathhouse"
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"fishing"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I reserved a "site" online but was told it was first come, first serve when picking a site. When checking in, the lady at the desk said "pick ANY spot without a tag. We rode thru and ALL sites had tags except 2 sites that...More

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VaStateParks, Guest Relations Manager at Fairy Stone State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so sorry for the inconvenience you experienced. Yes, the park staff made a mistake and no one noticed until you were all set up and had stayed at least a night. Unfortunately, we had a guest that that paid extra for the site...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the Fairy Stone Pit Stop (the state park will give you a map and instructions). It's a couple miles from the park. Had a great time, and found a few actual fairy stones (staurolite). My advice: DO take bug spray (serious mosquitoes) DO...More

1  Thank dbarrett2016
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rented a lakeside cabin for the weekend before Memorial Day. The view of the lake was so peaceful. We hiked and then spent most of the rest of the time down by the lake. They have some great floating toys in the kids section....More

1  Thank Bmonster18134
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Reviewed May 3, 2018

We frequently visit Fairy Stone State Park throughout the year, but prefer off season in the fall to early spring. We have always had relaxing and comfortable stays in our favorite cabin. We also enjoy hiking the many trails at Fairy Stone, either to a...More

Thank Sue L
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Reviewed October 21, 2017

We spent two days+nights in Cabin 17, which is very well equipped. As it is on the waterfront, we got to have breakfast and dinner at the picnic table, watching moon rises, sunrises and sunsets. The mists at sunrise danced over the water for hours...More

1  Thank BBLC
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Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful time camping in a yurt. It is a time to experience life without electricity and running water,a time away from the phone and computer. And yet we had a tent with normal queen size bed with trundle bed for my son. It...More

3  Thank R Archie D
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Reviewed August 28, 2017

We have been going to Fairystone State park now for well over 30 years. It's a beatuful park, with plenty to do with kids, or just relax, or both. It concerns me that the camground sites and roads in the campground have not been kept...More

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Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

We loved our visit to Fairy Stone. Beautiful cabin right on the lake. Many trails for hiking. We went on one of the Ranger led hikes and learned many fun facts about the park and surrounding area. I would highly recommend this park especially in...More

Thank Shannon S
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Reviewed August 6, 2017

We call Fairy Stone State Park our home away from home. We love to cabin camp and do as often as we can. They are comfortable and the best thing is no television, telephone or other things that can disturb the peace. Lots of deer,...More

Thank Sue L
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Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

I went here over fifty years ago and remembered nothing about the place but did remember good feelings? We took four grandkids and thoroughly enjoyed the beach, water toys and paddle boats. $8 to drive in, $3 to use the beach and $8 to rent...More

Thank George S
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Marlene J
January 24, 2018|
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Response from Kathy C | Reviewed this property |
All info is on website which I wasn't allowed to link here for some reason. Just google Fairy Stone State Park. YES, it's open all year!
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robineb2016
August 4, 2017|
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Ricky B
July 21, 2017|
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Response from Speckul8r | Reviewed this property |
I think it was $5 but it is included in the camping fee. Check the website. I'm sure it's there.
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