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Address: 5200 Battleship Pkwy, Spanish Fort, AL
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Nice state park

We chose to stay here both for location and the fact that it was a state park and not an RV resort. First the positives Great location Pretty park Well maintained Right on... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 February 2017
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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

We were a little sceptical at first, booking a state park but having read the reviews gave it a try.& we were pleasantly surprised.Check in was smooth with helpful & friendly staff and we picked a site that backed up to the water which had a superb view. The sites are mostly level by the water but a few had... More 

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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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133 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

This is a beautiful state park conveniently located right off of I-10, but the road noise from I-10 is not at all bothersome. The water front sites have beautiful sunset views! The sites are well spaced so you don't feel crowded by a neighbor. Having sewer hookups was a plus! We read reviews earlier about ants so we sprayed ant... More 

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Sosua, Dominican Republic
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221 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

We chose to stay here both for location and the fact that it was a state park and not an RV resort. First the positives Great location Pretty park Well maintained Right on the bay with great views Friendly staff Liked the sewer hook ups at the site GREAT sunset views And the negatives No fire rings Showers were awful... More 

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Grapeview, Washington
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549 reviews
238 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We chose this park primarily due to it's close proximity to Mobile and it's good rating. We found it to be a great place to stay while in the area. The sites are nice and large, giving you plenty of space between sites. Ours was in the trees, giving nice shade. The park is on the water and you can... More 

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New Port Richey, Florida
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414 reviews
92 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

While venturing out within Alabama, the thought of a picnic, was just what we needed. Here, is just a perfect spot, among many parks readily available. The views were pleasant as were other patrons, In the event you are in the area, do yourself a favor, pack a little something and venture on over.

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South Fallsburg, New York
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182 reviews
77 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

As with our last visit to Meaher State Park we found the campgrounds to be very well kept. With the exception of pine cones, all over the place, we found the grounds to be very clean and well maintained. We also found the staff to be very helpful and friendly. The bathrooms were kept very clean, and with the exception... More 

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Illinois
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91 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Meaher State Park Campground is a great campground. We stayed here a week exploring the Eastern Shore of Mobile Bay. I would not rate it as a good state park - essentially there's a boat launch ramp, a fishing pier and a short boardwalk to view Mobile Bay. Great sunsets though!

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Thank JSI2802
GulfStatePark, Public Relations Manager at Meaher State Park, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Meaher State Park is limited in what it offers but it is a great place to camp and explore the area. More 

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68 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Neat little State Park RV campground with a public boat ramp for inshore fishing in upper east Mobile bay. Clean bathhouse facilities and full service RV spots.

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Rob G, Assistant Director, Alabama State Parks Systems at Meaher State Park, responded to this review

So glad to you came to visit - please come back! More 

Jackson, Tennessee
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Small park that made our trip very nice, not many campers so had our privacy, camped right on the lake. The only negative was sugar ants, they seem to be everywhere and even all over out RV, They have a nice dock that is 300 feet with a 200 foot tee and if you take your little dog with you,... More 

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GulfStatePark, Public Relations Manager at Meaher State Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are very glad you have a nice trip. The sugar ants have been pretty active this year. We are looking at other alternatives for dealing with them. Hope you come to visit again soon. More 

Albertville, Alabama, United States
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

We camped at Meaher State Park June 30-July 3rd. It is truly urban camping. The interstate and restaurants are a quick drive up the road. We took our boat and I was assured by the park we would have ample parking for it and that was true. The camp sites are large and we had no problem getting our 18... More 

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GulfStatePark, Public Relations Manager at Meaher State Park, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. It has been a very hot summer so I can imagine how uncomfortable you must have been in a tent. I love to tent camp but I think this heat would be a bit too much for me also. The park does spray for insects but as you said being so close to... More 

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