The Kentucky State Parks are offering lodging discounts to current and former members of our nation’s armed services with the “USA Military Discount” program. Click here for more information.
Kentucky State Parks have resorts with lodging and restaurants that serve great food; recreational parks with camping and picnic areas; and historic sites that preserve our past.
Each park has its own unique attributes, from photo-worthy shorelines to majestic mountains, from winding caves to enchanting woodlands, and we have some great deals for you! There are plenty of great things to see and do outside the parks as well, from farms that raise Kentucky Derby-winning horses to bourbon distilleries and bluegrass music joints. Make your base camp in a Kentucky State Park and explore your surroundings!
We're always putting together great deals and travel ideas to for you, so check back often to save money on your Kentucky State Park vacations.
Find a deal or package below for getaways that make the most of the season!
Lake Cumberland State Resort Park Camping Special - FREE use of Indoor Pool
Here's a deal for campers renting a site at Lake Cumberland State Resort Park! From January 15 - March 31, 2017. Campers have access to the indoor pool located at the lodge FREE of charge.
Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park - January lodging special
Two night stay minimum, continental breakfast included. Pricing starts at $49.95 + tax and fees (double occupancy). Offer good January 1-31, 2017. Call 606-398-7510 for booking details.
Dale Hollow Lake
Twilight Play/ Working Man's Special
Special 2016 Rates!!! 18 hole Twilight from 2pm to 4pm weekday - $31.00; 18 hole Twilight from 2pm to 4pm weekend - $36.00; 18 hole Working Man's Special after 4 pm - $25.00; 9 hole Working Man's Special after 4 pm - $15.00. Our practice range features three large zoysia tees and two target greens. Also available are two practice greens and a practice bunker. Golf Lessons Available and club rentals are available upon request. Click here for Winter 2016/2017 Golf rates!
Call 866-903-7888 for tee times.
$25 for 18 holes, cart included. Offered Monday through Thursday, after 2 p.m. only. Call 866-904-7888 to book your tee time.
Barren River Lake
Tee off at Barren River Lake Wednesdays between 9:00am and 10:00am, and play for $22.95 w/cart. Call 800-295-1876 to reserve. Ask about their special onsite lodging rate!
All you can play at Kincaid Lake for $20 with a cart on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Call 859-654-8555 for tee times.
Happy Hour / Seniors
Head out to western Kentucky and play Lake Barkley after 2:00pm Sunday through Friday for $25.00 w/cart! Seniors 62 and over play Thursday 8:00am to 4:00pm for $25.00 per player, includes cart. Call 800-295-1878 to reserve your tee time.
Family Night / Happy Hour
Play Wasioto Winds at Pine Mountain State Resort Park! Join us for Family Night every Saturday after 4:00pm and golf 9-holes for $10 + tax per person, cart included. Stop by for Happy Hour after 4:00pm Monday - Friday and play for $25 + tax per person w/cart. Offers good through Dec. 31, 2016.
Seniors age 62 and older play 18 holes on Monday and Tuesday at Lincoln Homestead for $25 with cart. Call 859-336-7461 for tee times.
When making your reservation Nov. 1, 2016, through March 31, 2017, the USA Military Discount will get you lodge rooms starting at $49.95 a night; one-bedroom cottages for $74.95 a night; two-bedroom cottages for $89.95 a night and three-bedroom cottages for $99.95 a night. Tax not included. Rates are good at 11 resort parks plus the cottages at John James Audubon State Park. The rate is $5 more per night at these parks: Barren River, Cumberland Falls, Kentucky Dam Village, Lake Barkley, Lake Cumberland and Natural Bridge. For online reservations use the promo code "USA" and bring proof of service. For more information on the USA Military Discount, click here.
10% lodging discount is available for the following guests. Proof of membership/id required upon check-in:
Retired Military Discount
(use code USA when booking online)
Current & retired military personnel with proof of service.
Senior Citizen Discount
(use code SENR when booking online)
ID required upon check-in (age 62 & older).
AAA Membership Discounts
(use code AAA when booking online)
AAA membership card must be shown at check-in.
Kentucky POWs camp for free (with POW card issued by KY Dept. of Parks)
***All other association discounts to be granted upon check-in with proof/identification/membership card.***
Kentucky Veterans Lodging Guidelines
Benefit is only for veterans who are 100% disabled as a direct result of
a service-connected incident and is a current Kentucky resident.
Benefit will extend to Kentucky National Guard or Reserve members disabled under the same circumstance.
disability is determined by the US Veterans Administration or
Department of Defense. National Guard disability is determined as
provided in KRS Chapter 342. Those eligible will have a letter from the
US Department of Veterans Affairs.
Available for a maximum of three overnight stays / calendar year, three nights max for each visit, subject to availability.
the period Memorial Day - Labor Day, and the month of October, stays
must start / end during the 5-day Sunday - Thursday period. Outside of
this period, stays can be for any days of the week, subject to
The free accommodation (hotel/lodge room, cottage, or campsite) will apply only to that occupied by the veteran themselves.
Reservations can be made no more than ten (10) days prior to arrival.
Reservations are made by calling the park of their choice.
Disability letter and proof of Kentucky residency are required upon arrival.