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Santee State Park

251 State Park Rd, Santee, SC 29142-8625
+1 803-854-2408
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Santee State Park: Try to rent a cabin!

If my husband and I had our what is called down South our drullers, we would sell our house back... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ruth B
via mobile
Peaceful retreat

Our destination was Congaree National Park but it did not have cabins. So I researched the area and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Trrhperry
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Woodlawn, Tennessee
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“camp store” (7 reviews)
“lake marion” (30 reviews)
“beautiful lake” (10 reviews)
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LOCATION
251 State Park Rd, Santee, SC 29142-8625
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+1 803-854-2408
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"camp store"
in 7 reviews
"lake marion"
in 30 reviews
"beautiful lake"
in 10 reviews
"riding their bikes"
in 2 reviews
"nice boat"
in 3 reviews
"camp ground"
in 5 reviews
"family reunion"
in 4 reviews
"boat ramp"
in 6 reviews
"main office"
in 2 reviews
"fishing pier"
in 6 reviews
"food lion"
in 2 reviews
"nice camping"
in 3 reviews
"day hiking"
in 2 reviews
"enjoyed our stay"
in 2 reviews
"travel trailer"
in 2 reviews
"go fishing"
in 2 reviews
"closed due"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If my husband and I had our what is called down South our drullers, we would sell our house back home and come and live in one of the Santee Park cottages. These completely match our present living style. Beautifully designed and made and only...More

2  Thank Ruth B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our destination was Congaree National Park but it did not have cabins. So I researched the area and found Santee State Park. It is located about 45 minutes from CNP. The cabin at Santee was located in a cove off Marion Lake. Our backporch provided...More

Thank Trrhperry
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Good place to visit. Clean. Picnic tables, playground, fishing pier, boat ramp. Clean and spacious cabins available.

Thank Karen R
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Recently the park got a "facelift", updated electrical, and water supply, fresh mulch at sites , cleared some trees making it easier for the larger RV's. Quiet for the most part, except early rising fishermen, and loud boats!

Thank davidr217_73
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Although we would not brave the temperatures or mosquitoes in summer, Santee was a nice place for a February camping trip. It was quiet and clean. Because of the timing, we did not see any of the promised wildlife, not even any birds, but it...More

Thank acmbraun
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

This beautiful park on lake Marion has everything we needed. Launch ramp well maintained, park store had we needed. Staff is friendly and courteous

Thank Mary S
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Last time we were here they were renovating one of the campgrounds. Very nice. They have paved the road & made improvements to each site. Great place to stop for overnight on the way to & from Florida. Our usual stop. Smith's fills propane tanks....More

Thank Dawn S
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoy the boat ride here but it has never been open for the past few visits. We enjoy the short walks.

Thank Daniel S
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Spent an hour just riding through the park and checking out the facilities. Good representation of the local landscape. Beautiful and serene.Campground located on lake is definitely doable.

Thank Rick K
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Since we were never in this area we decided to visit. We drove through the park, there are many cabins available. Fishing looked good.

Thank charaiken
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Nearby Attractions
Santee National Wildlife Refuge
41 reviews
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vonallenb
25 January 2018|
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Response from 208David208 | Reviewed this property |
The park entrance is about 10 miles from the intersection of I 95 and I 26.
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Martha M
21 August 2017|
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Response from munchkinmin | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's like $2per person
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Erika S
18 July 2017|
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Response from munchkinmin | Reviewed this property |
It depends, some sites are closer together. There is a map when go to make your reservation. We didn't really hear people but you can see them.
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