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Carter Caves State Resort

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“beautiful park”(9 reviews)
“welcome center”(6 reviews)
“hiking trails”(6 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I absolutely loved Carter Caves state park. The lodge was beautiful, beds are comfy, and trails surrounding were very well marked. In short , great place to stay, just bring your own food. My complaint was the restaurant and front desk staff. Staff were uninformed...More

Thank cabLouisville_KY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in one of the cabins with another couple and kids over spring break. Very inexpensive, fun trip for all ages. Even the gift shop was reasonably priced! —We plan to go back in the summer to explore more trails and caves. Loved it!!!

Thank Anica C
Response from Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your post! Most of all THANKS for choosing Carter Caves. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reservation was easy on the phone. Room was clean and dog friendly. Plenty of clean fresh towels when needed and all the staff were so nice. X cave tour and Cascade cave tour and guide was great. Lodge Restaurant had awesome huge catfish was delicious....More

Thank None of Your B
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

A KY state park with something a little different. Beautiful location, fun caves with expert and interesting tour guides. Read some bad reviews, but had no concerns for us. Nothing fancy... it’s a state park and that’s OK ... and rooms were nice, large and...More

Thank Stuart S
Response from Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State ResortResponded 3 January 2018

Thank you for your post and for letting us know about your stay. We truly appreciate you choosing Carter Caves and hope that you can visit us again someday.

Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

The condition of our cabin was DISGUSTING. Mouse droppings all over kitchen countertops and in drawers on arrival. Silverware tray was full of mouse droppings as well as all other drawers full of droppings. Had to clean with Lysol wipes. Mouse droppings all around baseboards....More

1  Thank Shellie G
Response from Chris P, Manager at Carter Caves State ResortResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you for your post and I completely understand your aggravation. I spoke with you about this situation. I have already spoken with our Housekeeping staff and will be following up with them periodically. We have our pest control company here monthly spraying and doing...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Golf Course
Tennis Court
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Price range
US$57 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$57 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Jessica T
21 December 2017|
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Response from Chris P | Property representative |
We do not have an indoor pool. The only parks in the park system that does are lake Cumberland and Lake Barkley.
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Debbie G
17 June 2017|
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We have rooms and a cottage classified as handicap accessible. However, they do not have the roll in showers.
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gardengirl05
30 August 2016|
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Response from Chris P | Property representative |
Sorry at this time the cottages do not have WiFi.
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"Some rooms are pet-friendly."
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"Get a top floor room"
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"For a better view, try to choose a room upstairs.. the view from the balcony is gorgeous in the Autumn..."
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"rooms on the second floor should be quiet"
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