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Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA

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Leicester, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I really enjoyed my stay at the koa camp ground the house keeper was very nice im so glad that it is dog friend they really enjoyed their selves when I get to go camping this is my pick I love to camp at koa in Cherokee will be back next year

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay here. We definitely love to have four legged friends at our campground, in fact we have enlarged our pet run area. See you next year. More 

Marshall
1 review
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Our first visit to a KOA and we were thrilled. Our entire family enjoyed our trip. Clean facilities, very friendly and helpful staff, lots of activities for the kiddos and beautiful grounds. We will definitely be back soon!

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad you had a great stay and I hope to see you again in the near future. Check out our website first in case there are any Hot Deals. More 

Naples, Florida
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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We were evacuated from Charleston during Hurricane Matthew so our trip here was unplanned and yet we lucked out due to a cancellation and got a great site right on the river. The campground is quite large and has many things to do as well as so much sightseeing that we ran out of time! We will be back😊

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad that we managed to find you a site during this stressful time. We hope you will visit us again. More 

Jonesborough, Tennessee
1 review
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We love Cherokee KOA. It is laid back. Out in country. Lots for kids to do. Safe for kids. We usually only leave early in the morning to go down to the Cherokee Central Schools to see Elk about 1 mile away. Mingo Falls are a few miles up the road. All I can say is Cherokee is beautiful place... More 

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad that you enjoy your time at Cherokee KOA and we hope to see you again soon. More 

Phenix City, Alabama
1 review
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Trip was good. Hadn't been there in quite awhile. It would seem that the campground has hit saturation point for cabins/ camper slots. Trout fishing was not good. I realize that this had nothing to do with KOA but trip was impacted by it. Staff working in store were friendly and helpful. We will come back. It was great that... More 

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Trout fishing this year has been a problem in the ponds due to our long, dry summer. We are hoping to get some cool nights and rain soon to help with the problem. We hope to see you again in the near future. More 

Blytheville, AR
1 review
Reviewed 5 October 2016

my most recent stay at Cherokee KOA was great, as usual. I have camped here many times over the last several years. The staff are always friendly and helpful. the facilities are impressive. I also like the location of the campground. It is far enough from the hustle and bustle to be quiet but close enough to be convenient. My... More 

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and that you keep returning to Cherokee. I am sorry about the insects, I can pass your suggestion on to our General Manager. More 

Hendersonville, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 5 October 2016

So many things for the kids! Very fun! Great sites. Great staff. They have indoor and outdoor pool. A great store. They have food there if you dont feel like cooking! A lot of activities planned for kids.

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Our indoor pool is open year round but our outdoor pool and all our activities are only available from May 27th through to September 4th. We do, however, have two great Halloween weekends at the end of October if you would like to visit us again this year. More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The KOA was a very nice campground. The staff was wonderful and we are looking forward to next year. We have already made our reservations. The place had so much for the children to do. The only downfall was the bike riding in the dark, not good!

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay so much and that we get to visit with you again next year. We look forward to seeing you. More 

Goose Creek, South Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 4 October 2016

One of the best places I have stayed on vacation. Went for a Gold Wing Road Riders Assoc. get together. Great weather and great friendly people made this a trip to remember. Clean cabins and well stocked store.

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. The weather was perfect during your stay, I am glad you enjoyed your vacation. We are open year round so you can come back and visit any time. We hope to see you again in the near future. More 

Manassas
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I took my family vacation over Labor Day here and it was amazing. Staff and facilities are top notch. It's close to everything but feels isolated and it's on the river. You'll be happy you stayed there.

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Cherokee K, Public Relations Manager at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad you had such a great stay and hope to see you again in the near future. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
What a location! The Cherokee/Great Smokies KOA is bordered on one side by the serene Raven Fork River and on the other side by three tribal trout ponds. It lies just across the road from Great Smoky Mountains National Park and one mile from the Blue Ridge Parkway. From almost anywhere on the KOA's grounds, take in 360-degree mountain views. The resort campground offers camping cabins, cottages and Deluxe cabins, large RV and tent sites. This KOA is ideal for the biggest group gatherings with year-round indoor and seasonal outdoor pools and hot tubs, food service,an outdoor movie-cinema, a Jumping Pillow and adventure mini golf. Campers enjoy the shuttle to area attractions and events too numerous to count. Check online for special events, theme weekends and seasonal activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA

Address: 92 Koa Campground Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-6451
Region: United States > North Carolina > Cherokee
Number of rooms: 29
Also Known As:
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“To clarify this is a campground. For cabins, get one on the river.”
 of 5 bubbles genevieveg456, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are sites along the riverway, but I found the center sites just as nice.”
 of 5 bubbles 421jils, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go to Jellystone down the road!”
 of 5 bubbles runnerwitt, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Delux cabin on the river has all the amenities of home. ”
 of 5 bubbles MarcB616, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our deluxe river front cabin was perfect. Great way to rest and relax windows open and sounds of the Raven Fork River rushing. Will definitely put your soul to rest.”
 of 5 bubbles 877charlenek, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
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