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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The first thing I noticed that raised some concern was the metal keyed door. I knew this place was OLD. Upon entering the room, I detected the slight smell of cigarette smoke confirming my 'old' suspicion (even thought there was a no smoking sign on the door). We had asked specifically before booking if the rooms had a refrigerator and...

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Bangor, Maine, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I called to make reservations, I specifically asked if all the rooms had microwaves and refrigerators. I was told YES. That was not true. I was planning on doing a lot of hiking and looked forward to the breakfast menu that I saw online. Instead, the first morning was a continental breakfast which amounted to cereal, breads, gravy, fruit...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Positives: Room was small but clean and the beds were decent. Complimentary soaps and lotion were a nice touch in the bathroom. Parking was ample and just steps from the front door. Lodge itself is dated however appropriate for a state park / nature preserve. Love the hiking trails and wildlife (we explored three different trails and were blown away...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is heaven on earth. The accommodations are not Ritz Carlton, but if you are coming out this way, that is not the expectation. The rooms are comfortable and clean. The facilities are VERY well maintained. The staff is friendly and helpful. The food in the lodge restaurant is GREAT...again, this is not New York or Washington, but they...

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Hampton, VA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to an anniversary dinner in a nearby county and had stayed here years ago, so we decided to come early and spend a couple of nights to unwind. Nothing had changed, literally. Room was clean but in dire need of modernizing. King bed was comfy, as were the pillows but the room was a bit spartan. Bathtub tile...

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Weaverville, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had the pleasure of staying several days in a one room cabin. What a total delight. We spent our days hiking the beautiful trails with our dog and we spent the quiet evenings reading in front of the fire. No TV or Internet. In other words, perfect (especially the week before the election)! The small kitchen...

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Thank PC53
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is 2016, not the 1960's. We were very disappointed with what we got for the price we paid. The country is beautiful but the Lodge detracts from that beauty. Lodge has not been updated, except for the installation of the flat screen tv. Even the cable doesn't have a guide so you can determine what is on the tv....

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Niles, Ohio
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Finally made the trip to Blackwater Falls State Park. Stayed 2 nights in the lodge, with our friends. We all agreed the experience was well worth it. Reasonably priced, clean and quite comfortable. The free wi-fi worked well. The dining room offered delicious menus, but they sometimes seemed understaffed. No big deal to us, though. As I have read in...

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Chardon, Ohio
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We decided to stay at the lodge for our overnight stay and are glad we did. Accommodations are average but we knew that going in. You could tell there were more recent upgrades to the room with paint, TV, bed linens, and pillows but bathroom still has older, maybe original tile, tub, sink, and toilet. It was fine for one...

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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a four bedroom that accommodates handicapped guests. Appliances could use an update - but it's a cut above most state parks. Some cabins offer small animal accommodations (for $50 the first night and $5/night thereafter), but not the disabled cabin. Apparently the disabled and the friends who join them are not supposed to have pets along with...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blackwater Falls State Park Lodge is a mountain lodge located in historic Blackwater Falls State Park, named for the breathtaking waterfalls that plunge five stories and tumble through an eight-mile long gorge in West Virginia. Blackwater lodge, cabins and restaurant are open year-round. Each of the 54 guest rooms comes equipped with a private bath, phone and television. The lodge also features a game room, sitting room with a cozy fireplace and indoor swimming pool. Cozy cabin rentals are also available. The onsite Harr Conference Center can accommodate meetings and special events, up to 200 people. Blackwater Falls State Park Lodge is a relaxing retreat in a mountain setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blackwater Falls State Park Lodge

Address: Blackwater Falls State Park, Davis, WV 26260
Region: United States > West Virginia > Davis
Price Range: $138 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 54
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“Stay in Davis, WV”
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