- Golf Course
- Wildlife Viewing
Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park
113 Administration Dr.
Calvert City, KY 42044
Calvert City, KY
DescriptionALERT: The coronavirus outbreak has led to the closure of some Kentucky State Park facilities such as museums, gift shops and historic homes. For the latest details, click here.
Lodging & Camping
The nautical theme of the Village Inn Lodge lobby is reflected in a spacious, bow shaped design, polished metalwork and rich aquatic tones. Each of the 72 rooms at the Village Inn Lodge offers a private patio or balcony. The Village Green Inn, located by the 18 hole golf course, offers 14 rooms and may be rented as an entire unit for a group. Rooms available by late afternoon. Lodge room check-out by 11 a.m., local time. We are now pet friendly! The park also has 61 cottages.
Kentucky Dam Village is one of three state resort parks near Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area, a 170,000-acre wooded peninsula bound by Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley. We can accommodate conferences, reunions, receptions or meetings of any size in a beautiful location with fun activities for adults and children alike. For more information about hosting a group or wedding CLICK HERE.
Harbor Lights Restaurant
Nestled in the lower level of the Village Inn Lodge and offering a view of the last dam on the Tennessee River and the marina, our award winning staff prepares the freshest foods. Harbor Lights is dedicated to bring you the best of western Kentucky hospitality. As a supporter of Kentucky Proud program we utilize locally grown meats and produce when available.
Restaurant hours through May 1, 2020
(Carry out only; we recommend calling ahead to order)
Breakfast 7-10 a.m.
Lunch 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Dinner 4-7 p.m.
Kentucky Dam Village State Park Airport
Flying into Gilbertsville? For an aviator's delight, there is a 4,000 ft. paved, lighted air strip located a mile and a half from the lodge. Aviation fuel not available. Visit airnav.com for FAA information on Kentucky Dam State Park Airport.
Things to Do
The park’s boat dock features overnight dockage, rental fishing boats, pontoon boats, and ski boats. Open March 1-October 31. $ for rentals. Marina: (270) 362-8386. Marina web site: www.kydammarina.com
KY Department of Parks holds three Eagle Weekends in Western Kentucky and have outings by yacht excursions to help the public learn more about the eagle and witness their populating comeback! Check the event calendar for dates & registration information.
Fishing enjoyment never ceases at Kentucky Dam Village! With an abundance of largemouth, smallmouth, Kentucky and white bass, bluegill, channel and blue catfish, crappie, and sauger, Kentucky Lake is the perfect year-round vacation spot for the avid angler! A Kentucky Fishing License is required. Click here to purchase a license online at KY Dept. of Fish and Wildlife Resources.
Offering one of the largest gift shops in western Kentucky, you will find a variety of unique items, such as handmade baskets, pottery and homemade jams and jellies. Nautical theme items as well as coffee mugs, cookbooks and t-shirts are also available.
The granddaddy of the Kentucky State Parks Golf Trail is at Kentucky Dam Village. This par 72 course plays 6,704 yards from the back tees. The terrain is gently sloping. A day on the links is enhanced by all the amenities of this popular park. A fully equipped pro shop is open year-round with rental riding carts, pull carts, and clubs available. Golf packages are offered. Please call 800-325-0146 or 270-362-4271 to make golf package reservations. Course open year-round, weather permitting. Pro Shop: 1-800-295-1877. For more info about this course CLICK HERE.
Kentucky Dam Village is located approximately 12 miles from the north entrance of the Land Between the Lakes where more than 200 miles of trails and abandoned roads meander through the backwoods, fields and alongside peaceful lakeshores.
A swimming pool adjacent to the lodge is for the use of lodge and cottage guests only. Open seasonally.
Swimming available seasonally at one of the few public-access sand beaches on Kentucky Lake. Located at the edge of the Kentucky Dam. Open seasonally 10am – 7pm. Pavilion and beach volleyball courts available.
Tennis courts are available at Kentucky Dam Village. Overnight guests may check out sports equipment.