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Recent Rhode Island Campground Reviews

Portsmouth, RI

Melville Ponds Campground

Oct 11, 2020

"Great location to explore the area"

We arrived following the website instructions and signage for our two nights stay. Our GPS wanted to have us turn on Bradbury by a school, which would have been fine too. The office was closed but our arrival package was in the check in box. We proceeded to FHU site 107, which we had chosen online. We had a tough back-in on the corner. ...
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Michael Williams
57 reviews
Portsmouth, RI

Melville Ponds Campground

Sep 21, 2020

"Hidden Gem"

you are 15 mins north of Newport.....you are in middle of a wood park. Our campsite was very private and in a dense woods area. Great little park. Would definitively stay again. So you can be in the quiet or within 15 mins you can enjoy the marinas and beaches of Newport. Great location, great park.

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Mark Huber
6 reviews
Sep 20, 2020

"First time walking away"

We had reservations at Oak Leaf Family Campground. The proprietress was very polite on the phone and was quick to reply to emails. However, upon arriving at the campground, we immediately felt uncomfortable due to the number of racist symbols openly displayed at multiple campsites. We elected not to stay because of this. In addition, it...
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Sep 20, 2020

"Top Notch Campground! "

This campground is quite the beauty! Our check in process was a breeze and the staff was welcoming. We stayed in Area 2 and all of the sites were pull-through. We had full hook ups; water, sewer and electric. The campground was clean and quiet, it was very relaxing to be there. The location was convenient, as there is much to do in the...
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stefane samland
19 reviews
Portsmouth, RI

Melville Ponds Campground

Aug 29, 2020

"Good access to Mass. tourist areas"

We stayed here last minute because of Mass. getting so strict. The price for the site is too steep for what is there. They are very flat but these sites are close together. For the price they should at least build a nice lattice partition so you aren't dining right next to the neighbors sewer hose. I've paid less and had wider sites.

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Amy Harvey
12 reviews

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