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Clarksville, Tennessee
Reviewed 18 August 2012

Our daughter and her fiance' were married at Pennyrile Forest State Resort in a beautiful outdoor wedding on 8/3/2012. The reception was to be held outdoors under tents that were set up the night before. Severe storms passed through the area and destroyed the tents not to mention all the rain! The park manager and event coordinator as well as...

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Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 28 June 2012

I enjoyed my stay at Pennyrile Forest State Resort so much! The resort is very secluded. Loved the private balcony and view from my room. I was there with 2 of my colleagues on a business trip. We got together in the library room to unwind and download after a hard day's work. Very peaceful and relaxing. Wi-fi worked great...

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Bloomington, IL
Reviewed 29 May 2012

Guests are allowed to feed the animals outside their rooms which lead to my husband being greeted by a raccoon in the middle of the afternoon on the way to the room. In addition to that we had wild cats meeting us at our room waiting for us to feed them. Nothing like finding a pork chop laying on the...

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1Thank lkwmson
Henderson, Kentucky, United States
Reviewed 21 May 2012

I am so very upset at how we were treated this weekend at Pennyrile Forrest State Park. I dont know how to begin. My wife and I made reservations in advance to stay at the camp ground with our two little girls. We were never informed that the beach was closed. This was one of the main reasons we wanted...

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3Thank CraftyDad
Lexington, Kentucky, United States
Reviewed 12 May 2012

I stayed in a cabin on the lake with 5 family members, a trip we try to make annually. The cabin had a new couch, new lamps, and I would guess new beds. They aren't stylish but very comfy, which is enough for me. We caught the most fish that we ever had... bluegill, crappie, bass, but the water is...

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Thank Jessie S
Reviewed 13 April 2012

Every year for the past 5 years we have come to the Pennyrile Forest State Resort for our family Easter dinner. There is an expected wait for a table because it is so busy. But, there are things to do while you wait. They have a game room, and plenty of seating outside overlooking the lake, and they also have...

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Thank Michelle T
Siem Reap, Cambodia
Reviewed 6 April 2012

The dogwood are blooming! We spent a quiet, restful night at the lodge. Our room was clean and the water in the shower was hot. We enjoyed walking on the paths. The continental breakfast was good. They had some of the best Biscuits and gravy I have had on our trip. I enjoyed sitting on our balcony just listening to...

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Thank Susan L
Rolla, Missouri
Reviewed 5 April 2012

I had stayed here before on business and wanted to return with my wife. She was very happy to stay here. The lodge and cabins are set around a lake with trails and a golf course, tennis court, and bb court. The lodge cafe has good food and a wonderful view while dining. It's the kind of place that makes...

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Clarksville, Tennessee
Reviewed 7 December 2011

We held are wedding ceremony at the Lodge this weekend (12/03/2011) in front of the fire place. The whole lodge was decorated for Christmas and was absolutely beautiful. The service as outstanding and we stayed 2 nights in a cabin. The service was very friendly and took care of our every need. I highly recommend this park as a getaway....

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Thank J L A
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 12 September 2011

I went to the park for the weekend and had a great time. Please keep in mind this is a state park-so there is a level of "roughing it" involved. The park itself is beautiful with a nice swimming area and a place to rent canoes. We had a great time staying in the lodge and I loved reading on...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Pennyrile Forest State Resort Lodge

Address: 20781 Pennyrile Lodge Rd, Dawson Springs, KY 42408-9250
Region: United States > Kentucky > Dawson Springs
Price Range: ₹ 5,802 - ₹ 7,366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Pennyrile Forest State Resort Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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“All the rooms were excactly the same, from what i could see the veiw of the lake was in every room. very nice and quaint.”
 of 5 bubbles Pipefitter2760, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Great view of the lake on the first building”
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“We had a room on the backside of the lodge so we had a beautiful lake view”
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“our cottage was " 2 Br Cottage, 4Dbl, Lake ", furthest from the lodge. the rates were $125 / night Fri and Sat, a little less for Sun. total for the 3 nights: $359.88”
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 of 5 bubbles saharadweller, 31 May 2014 | Read review
“Rooms 207 or further are unlikely to have decent internet. Ask for a second floor room, as they are street level. Cottages are further from the main building, but provide privacy.”
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