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Minot, United States
Reviewed 13 January 2017

While I cant say what the inside of the hotel or the cabins are like as I've only camped here I will say that this park has always been beautiful. The past few years have seen a decline in the condition of the grounds and general upkeep of things but I feel that may more from lack of funds than...

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Rob G, Assistant Director, AL State Park System at Cheaha State Park Resort, responded to this review

Teasha thank for visiting beautiful Cheaha State Park. It is indeed one of our crown jewels. And, we are happy to say that improvements to the park are coming this year!

Mobile, Alabama
Reviewed 18 December 2016

First, the good. The trails in and around Cheaha State Park absolutely live up to their billing. Beautiful, thrilling vistas and overlooks. Fun and challenging trails. A good, all-around wilderness/outdoors experience. From the handicap accessible boardwalk at Bald Rock to the more challenging Chinnabee Silent Trail, there is something here for everyone. So, the natural attractions are certainly worth the...

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Rob G, Assistant Director, Alabama Parks System at Cheaha State Park Resort, responded to this review

I am very sorry to read of your terrible experience at Cheaha. I do appreciate your candid details, they will be helpful to us as we address these issues. Because Alabama citizens overwhelmingly passed Amendment 2, we are able to devote more funds to upgrading and renovating our parks, Cheaha included. In the meantime, though, there is no excuse for...

Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Our children booked a family gathering for a "significant" wedding anniversary the weekend after Thanksgiving. We had two of the four-person cabins on a glorious weekend full of Fall color. We had read some of the previous reviews and were concerned, but that concern was unjustified. Check-in staff were friendly and helpful. Cabins were clean with rustic charm. (You are...

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Rob G, Assistant Director, Alabama State Parks System at Cheaha State Park Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us! I appreciate your detailed comments - we have plans to upgrade Cheaha's restaurant operation in the very near future. We look forward to you coming back in the Spring!

Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Just turn around. Complete waste of time and money. Took 1 hr for food. Salad bar was disgusting and no selection. Food was no better than waffle house. Went here for 1 yr anniversary. I've had better service & food at Applebee's. Not a great value. My poor husband. He is so simple, never fusses. Even he said the place...

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Rob G, Assistant Director, Alabama Parks System at Cheaha State Park Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We have several changes coming to our restaurant operation in the coming weeks.

Huntsville, Alabama
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We stayed at the campground for a week in our RV. The bathrooms were brand new and kept clean. There was a drought so water was limited. There is no natural water source on the mountain so they tank water into the park. We did not receive a warning that the water would run out. All of the sudden water...

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 22 September 2016

While traveling from Atlanta to Birmingham, we decided to spend the night in the hotel. The room was clean and adequate, nothing fancy. The restaurant service for dinner and breakfast was good- service excellent as few customers, and the food reasonably priced. We drove the area to the lake and the cabin areas and memories of hikes and swimming rebound....

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alabama
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Could have stayed for days. The historic cabins have been remodeled in past years and have nice counters and updated baths but still rustic. Of course you're in the wild so don't be surprised to have little creature visits. The view from the bluff is good but the trees could be trimmed back a bit for an even more awesome...

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Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I loved staying in the stone cabin on the ridge!! I felt like I was living in a cross between a Pioneer life with a beautiful view & a storybook!💞💕 I wanted to stay longer & we do plan to go back & stay longer. The furniture is made from raw wood, the stove top has a grill & there...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Lots of potential, but in need of some TLC. Everything in our chalet worked, but could have been cleaner. I was ready to give our stay at Cheaha State Park chalets a negative review until I found out the reason the chalet we stayed at was not up to expectations. Alabama has been robbing the Department of Natural Resources of...

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Milton, Florida
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We stayed at a full service campsite in a motorhome. No problems there, easy access. We did not check out the bath house. Like the other reviewers, the place is a natural beauty, but poor management is obvious. Attached are pictures taken of overfull dumpsters. One was next to the visitor's center and the other at the campground entrance. These...

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Address: 19644 HWY 281, Delta, AL 36258
Region: United States > Alabama > Delta
Price Range: RM260 - RM428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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“Camping and cabins may be better until renovations are made”
 of 5 bubbles teashaw2014, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Two-person cabins have the better views. Chalets are newer.”
 of 5 bubbles FrequentTraveler2Pax, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the campground area but would love to stay in a cabin, chalet or a regular hotel room too.”
 of 5 bubbles scoutdreams, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“look at cabin first if you can, some have views of close trees or a huge rock”
  • view from our firepit
  • sunset
  • view during the hike
  • Cheaha cabin #2
 of 5 bubbles happycamperzz, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Get a room between the restaurant and general store because the general store is a good mile walk away, and longer if you're not close to it”
  • It's broke someone jammed a coin in it. But this is what it looks like when you step out of the
 of 5 bubbles costes333, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
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