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Golconda Lock and Dam 51 Homes

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30 Apr 2018
“Tranquil spot on the Ohio River”
25 Oct 2017
“Lock and Dam house #1”
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

We stayed at the one bedroom house. It is beautifully appointed, very clean, has plenty of room, (and wheelchair accessible). Sit on the screened in porch and watch the Ohio River roll by. Golconda is a beautiful historic town to wander. And eat at Diver...More

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Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I really enjoyed staying here. We only wish we could have stayed longer. Perfect view of the river. Beautiful sunrise too. Dan was a great host to us as well as Golconda being a very welcoming community.

Thank Nels M
Reviewed July 13, 2017

The four former lock keepers houses sit right above the Ohio River and have a wonderful view of the river and the sunrise. At the end of a dead end street, there is complete privacy at his location. The house have been meticulously restored to...More

Thank Peter C
Response from Jwag07, Public Relations Manager at Golconda Lock and Dam 51 HomesResponded July 16, 2017

Thank you for the review! Internet service is something we are seriously looking into offering soon. Also thank you for the constructive criticism about the AC. I will take that to our board of directors. It is done in an effort to keep costs low...More

Reviewed June 28, 2016

Louise H. I spent 3 days here recently. This is my second time. The house is furnished in beautiful antiques. The view is beautiful overlooking the Ohio river. So calming and peaceful. I plan to go back next year. Prices are very reasonable.. Also lots...More

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Response from Jwag07, Volunteer at Golconda Lock and Dam 51 HomesResponded June 29, 2016

Glad you enjoyed your time with us. Thank you for the review!

Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

This is the second year a group of friends and I spent three nights at house #3. Again we loved our visit and plan to return again next year. Our house was well appointed~well taken care of~very comfortable and clean. The view from the large...More

Thank Sandy H
Response from Jwag07, Volunteer at Golconda Lock and Dam 51 HomesResponded June 30, 2016

I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you for sharing your experience. Hope you stay with us again.

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"there are 4 houses - you need to pick the one with the # of bedrooms required."
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