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Westmoreland State Park

145 Cliff Rd, Colonial Beach, VA 22520-2074
+1 800-933-7275
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One of my most favorite places

My family and I have been coming here for years. Absolutley the place! We have stayed in the... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
bobwiley2011
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Beautiful Beach

We were staying at a near by campground and drove here for the day. We only used the beach area... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
3yayaz
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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.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shark teeth” (26 reviews)
“fossil beach” (40 reviews)
“potomac river” (22 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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"fossil beach"
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"potomac river"
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"fossil hunting"
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"hiking trails"
in 11 reviews
"eating utensils"
in 2 reviews
"kitchen utensils"
in 2 reviews
"sized bed"
in 2 reviews
"day trip"
in 9 reviews
"kayak rentals"
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"stone fireplace"
in 2 reviews
"great pool"
in 2 reviews
"sea glass"
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"beach area"
in 5 reviews
"nominal fee"
in 2 reviews
"tent sites"
in 4 reviews
"full kitchen"
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

My family and I have been coming here for years. Absolutley the place! We have stayed in the cabins and also set up tents. We love to search for sharks teeth and use the boat launch for our kayaks. Beautiful views.

Thank bobwiley2011
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We were staying at a near by campground and drove here for the day. We only used the beach area. We took a Kayak out. Very nice and clean beach. Not overcrowded for July. We saw some deer when we were leaving. Will definitely come...More

Thank 3yayaz
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Westmoreland State Park is absolutely beautiful! This park is very clean, maintained and family friendly. The campsites are spacious and level. There is something for everyone with hiking, swimming, bike trails, and kayaking. I would highly recommend this Park . Definitely will return for more...More

Thank LHall241
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

We were in campground A. it was quiet and clean. We walked around to campground B, and it was not as quiet. We walked to the beach -- don't do that if you're older or have heart problems. It's a steep walk back. Many people...More

Thank 942bob
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Beautiful park. Nice gift shop. Clean and level picnic area. Great campgrounds for all sizes and camping preferences!

Thank Kat E
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Wonderful staff! Nice cabins with all you need. Most diffidently go to fossil beach and watch the sun come up!

Thank Jennifer M
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

spend 3 night in a cabin and had a great time (even though the kitchen was a little basic - and I do not mean not having a dishwasher), did all the hikes and will come back in swimming season. wished they had a spring...More

3  Thank Christina O
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Westmoreland State Park offers camp sites and cabins for rent if you wish to stay in the park. It also has a lovely house with fully equipped kitchen and plenty of room for family gatherings or business meetings.

Thank eva d
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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

I had been here when I was a young boy with my mother and now I enjoy going back with my children. This is a very unique location and has a lot of surprises in store if you manage to get here, don't mind the...More

1  Thank adventuralaviva
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VaStateParks, Guest Relations Manager at Westmoreland State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

I am so happy you enjoy Westmoreland State Park. Thank you so much for the detailed comments in your review. I hope you will come back with your children and then their children for many years to come. If you ever see something that needs...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2017

We went to have a picnic and to enjoy the beach. Beach was a bit rocky but it did not bother us. We also were looking for shells and shark teeth. Fun for all.

1  Thank dschu43455
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TMC556
18 August 2017|
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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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smithpamela8354
10 June 2017|
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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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