We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Kentucky River Camp Grounds

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Frankfort
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Kentucky River Camp Grounds
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

10 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 10: English reviews
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 5 July 2016

My husband and I booked a site here with friends for July 4th weekend so we could kayak the Elkhorn Creek. From the moment we arrived the place was full of activity. The campground reminded me of a small almost community like place. The grounds were clean but what made it better were the people. The staff was super friendly...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank beckystratton
Sellersburg
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Campground was a small almost community like place. It was very clean but what made it better was the people. The staff was super friendly and out neighbors whom have a permanent spot there were soooooo nice. They even stopped by one morning and asked if we had any trash they could throw away with theirs. We camp very frequently...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jeskarhe
Frankfort, Kentucky
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Wife is a traveling nurse. So needless to say we looked at a lot of campgrounds near Lexington. Our choice was KRCG. It wasn't our first choice, but Im glad we ended up here. Im a novice at living in an RV. We arrived in the rain to set up. What would have taken me hours, took Russ and Jim...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank eagle0192
Willard, Ohio
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Friendly, family campground. Clean restrooms, office manager helpful, Russ ...the grounds keeper, very helpful. He was always concerned if everything was OK We were there for labor day weekend....there were activities for children and adults.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Marsha M
Hustonville, Kentucky
Reviewed 25 May 2015

This was a very nice campground hard to get into because of long term campers but we called one week ahead of memorial weekend they said they had a small site our pop-up would fit in. They called us to confirm us coming and said they upgraded our site they had a rv site come open and put us in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Harry M
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 12 August 2013

I was not familiar with The Kentucky River Camp Grounds before we got there. I found it online due to its location to the Bourbon Trail. It was the perfect place for us to set up camp for a few nights. We met the nicest people! The Office and Campground staff were SO wonderful and everyone on site (most of...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Molly B
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 9 July 2013

I camped in a tent for one night at Kentucky River Camp Grounds and I had a really positive experience. The office staff welcomed me, showed me to my site (which was close to the rest room -- something I'd asked for when I made the reservation), and then went back to the office to retrieve the bag of ice...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Vitularia
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 23 September 2012

Campers are literally so close that one's awning lacked touching the next camper by inches. You're back to back so close that if you both had windows open you could reach out and hand something to the next camper. We came in on a Friday night and were not able to get the spot we had reserved because 5 vehicles...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank TScrogham
Spokane, Washington, United States
Reviewed 18 April 2012

We had reserved a tent site a few weeks ahead. The day we came it had been raining so all the tent sites were completely soaked. We asked the manager since they didn’t have a dry tent site that could we stay on a RV site she was very rude and made us pay extra for a dry RV site....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Sarah C
Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 23 March 2011

Kentucky River Campground, Steele Branch Road We have been camping here for 4 years. Family Fun! Great time! Wonderful place to get away, relax, fish, watch the river, boat. Tents, campers all welcome Special Events

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank seabeegirl

5 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (4)
Viewed
Other (4)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Frankfort hotels
13.7 km away
Hampton Inn Frankfort
Hampton Inn Frankfort
#1 of 9 in Frankfort
478 reviews
13.2 km away
BEST WESTERN Parkside Inn
BEST WESTERN Parkside Inn
#2 of 9 in Frankfort
433 reviews
11.4 km away
Bluegrass Inn
Bluegrass Inn
#5 of 9 in Frankfort
65 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
13.1 km away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Frankfort
13.8 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Frankfort
9.3 km away
Capital Plaza Hotel
Capital Plaza Hotel
#6 of 9 in Frankfort
164 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Additional Information about Kentucky River Camp Grounds

Address: 1489 Steele Branch Rd, Frankfort, KY 40601-9468
Region: United States > Kentucky > Frankfort
Number of rooms: 105
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Kentucky River Camp Grounds staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?