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Westmoreland State Park

145 Cliff Rd, Colonial Beach, VA 22520-2074
+1 800-933-7275
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State Park with many activities

This state park is one of the best, in terms of things to do. There are numerous hiking trails, a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter H
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
Close to home, one of our favorite parks

We love going here, year round. The playground is nice when the kids need to burn off energy and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kendall R
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Richmond, Virginia
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A state park that consists of rivefront beaches, hiking trails, and boat rentals over 1,300 acres.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shark teeth” (26 reviews)
“fossil beach” (39 reviews)
“potomac river” (20 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
145 Cliff Rd, Colonial Beach, VA 22520-2074
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+1 800-933-7275
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This state park is one of the best, in terms of things to do. There are numerous hiking trails, a beach, a large Olympic pool, concessions, canoe trips, cabins, and tent sites. As I recall, the canoe trip explored early Native American artifacts around other...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love going here, year round. The playground is nice when the kids need to burn off energy and Warsaw town park is crowded. They offer swimmimg here in the summer, hiking, all that fun parky stuff. You do have to pay to come in...More

Thank Kendall R
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

My husband & I stayed in cabin 20 this past weekend, and used that as our “home base” for exploring the area. The park was absolutely beautiful as the trees were aglow with the colors of fall. The camp store was cozy and warm, and...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

When I am in the need for nature, I know that I come to this beautiful state park for peace and tranquility. The fossil beach is stunning and a great place to spend quality time with the family. There are also a wide variety of...More

Thank Hogweed
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Westmoreland State park for three nights this Sept. Had a two bedroom cabin that was perfect for four adults and an infant. Cabin 21 had a great location and provided a wonderful view. Everything was available to include kitchen utensils, pans and plates,...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The park was beautiful! An absolute hidden gem. We found sea glass on the beach and there were plenty of birds to watch. They also have cabins to rent that looked very comfortable to stay in. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank reberiffic
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Many of the Virginia State Parks offer reasonably priced cabins, and the park is a wonderful place to stay and to get away from the stress of our daily lives. Don't expect WiFi or TV's, so you can really unplug. During the summer season, a...More

Thank Claire M
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Had a really good time camping here and looking for shark teeth. We loved that you had a choice of the beach or the pool. We will be going back each year.

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The address from this site will not take you there from GPS. We drove in to see what was available. Looked like a nice place to stay and camp. Beach looks just like all the others along the Potomac. Pool was a good size. Snack...More

Thank review4U247
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived via boat, tied up to the available dock. The attendant assured us everything left on the boat would be fine. There is an office right there that has all picnic necessities. A short walk along a beautiful view brings one to a large...More

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TMC556
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Response from Claire M | Reviewed this property |
We were in cabin ten on our second visit. It was neat because it was one of the original log cabins built. The downside was that it did not have a screened porch. We scoped out other cabins, and think that maybe 23 and... More
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Response from VaStateParks | Property representative |
Because the beach front area is so popular on major holiday weekends in the summer, we do not rent the shelter then. We could not guarantee that you or your guests will make it into the park that day. Sorry.
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