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Santee State Park

251 State Park Rd, Santee, SC 29142-8625
+1 803-854-2408
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Nice State Park for Winter Camping

Although we would not brave the temperatures or mosquitoes in summer, Santee was a nice place for a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
acmbraun
,
Charlotte, North Carolina
great park

This beautiful park on lake Marion has everything we needed. Launch ramp well maintained, park... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mary S
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Santee, United States
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
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“camp store” (7 reviews)
“lake marion” (32 reviews)
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251 State Park Rd, Santee, SC 29142-8625
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+1 803-854-2408
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"camp store"
in 7 reviews
"lake marion"
in 32 reviews
"view of the lake"
in 6 reviews
"bath houses"
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"riding their bikes"
in 2 reviews
"nice boat"
in 3 reviews
"family reunion"
in 4 reviews
"main office"
in 2 reviews
"food lion"
in 2 reviews
"nice camping"
in 3 reviews
"boat ramp"
in 5 reviews
"travel trailer"
in 2 reviews
"go fishing"
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"closed due"
in 3 reviews
"tent camping"
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"general store"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Although we would not brave the temperatures or mosquitoes in summer, Santee was a nice place for a February camping trip. It was quiet and clean. Because of the timing, we did not see any of the promised wildlife, not even any birds, but it...More

Thank acmbraun
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful park on lake Marion has everything we needed. Launch ramp well maintained, park store had we needed. Staff is friendly and courteous

Thank Mary S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Last time we were here they were renovating one of the campgrounds. Very nice. They have paved the road & made improvements to each site. Great place to stop for overnight on the way to & from Florida. Our usual stop. Smith's fills propane tanks....More

Thank Dawn S
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoy the boat ride here but it has never been open for the past few visits. We enjoy the short walks.

Thank Daniel S
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Spent an hour just riding through the park and checking out the facilities. Good representation of the local landscape. Beautiful and serene.Campground located on lake is definitely doable.

Thank Rick K
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Since we were never in this area we decided to visit. We drove through the park, there are many cabins available. Fishing looked good.

Thank charaiken
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This was my second trip to the park but my first time staying in a cabin. I loved it! Very clean, comfortable and relaxing. Can't wait to do it again next year.

Thank Stacey N
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

We visited the park to see the lake. The area was very well kept and a pleasure to sit at a picnic table and enjoy the view of the lake. The park seemed to be larly empty but may have been time of year (August)....More

Thank 208David208
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

We were hurricane Irma refuges staying at a local hotel looking for something to do, and there's not much to do in Santee. So we drove out to Santee State Park, paid our $2 per person fee and looked around. We drove through the campground...More

1  Thank Mark B
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Like this Park, reminds me of Parks in New York. Sites are large, water and electric at all tent sites, which we stayed number 63 far East side of Park, away from the check in and Park Store. Quiet, saw many deer each morning and...More

Thank fconorozzo
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vonallenb
25 January 2018|
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Response from 208David208 | Reviewed this property |
The park entrance is about 10 miles from the intersection of I 95 and I 26.
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Martha M
21 August 2017|
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Response from munchkinmin | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's like $2per person
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Erika S
18 July 2017|
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Response from munchkinmin | Reviewed this property |
It depends, some sites are closer together. There is a map when go to make your reservation. We didn't really hear people but you can see them.
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