cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.
We spent Thanksgiving here, and we loved it! We stayed oceanside, just a short walk to the beach. You could hear the waves, even if you couldn't see them. The beach was very nice, and very clean. The sites were a bit small, but nice and flat, concrete pads with a concrete picnic area and nice picnic table. Campfires only in raised fire-rings, so bring your own or buy one there. Wifi not so great, but we were "camping", so it was adequate for our needs. We did not use the bath house, but the laundry was very clean each time we were there. An outside light at the laundry room door would have been helpful.
The campground is roughly halfway down the Outer Banks, which was convenient for taking in the attractions at either end of the islands.
The staff was quite friendly and helpful. The campground was clean and well maintained. Very pet-friendly, and very quiet at night. We would definitely stay there again!!
We decided to ditch the family and spent Thanksgiving in OBX this year. We stayed at this park through the Coast to Coast network and absolutely loved it. The sites all have concrete pads and, while they aren't the largest sites we've seen, there was plenty of space for our Super C. The sites had cable television (nominal extra charge) and the wifi was good around the office, but not at the sites. Wifi at campsites is a bonus in my mind, though - we are, after all, camping. We're looking forward to going back the same time next year!
We stayed for a little over a week this summer and I fell in love with the campground. The sites next to the ocean were a little pricey but worth it to be able to sit outside and hear the waves. There were not very many restaurants nearby but the drive to several wonderful places was not too far. You must try the Froggy Dog. It's not a hot dog place but it's really good. Just be sure to order the Outer Banks vacation guide. We will be going back and staying in this campground and we will stay longer
This is a wonderful campground! It is clean, the staff friendly and helpful and campsites well maintained. We were on the beach side, and even though we couldn't see the beach, we could hear the ocean and were just a few steps from it. We rode across to the sound side in the evening and watched the sunset. Magnificent!!
Beautiful place. The camp ground is massive on both sides of the road. The ocean side and sound side sites are in full sun. All sites have a concrete pad. The ocean side beach is fabulous, but if you're camping there you can't see it. You can hear it. But there is a large dune preventing any sight of it. The sound side is great you have full view of the water. My biggest complaint with this place is that the sites are more of a parking lot. The sites are extremely small. Once you open your awning it is almost touching the neighboring trailer. The internet is useless. You really can't ever get much out of it.
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Cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms and showers
10 / 10 / 10 The second rating category concerns the cleanliness and physical characteristics of toilets, walls, showers, sinks/counters/mirrors and floor. If a park achieves a full point in each of the above, it receives a star (), indicating exceptionally clean restrooms.
Also rated are physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
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This category addresses the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.