Olive HillUnited States of America

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Love hiking, nature, and cave exploring? Get away to Olive Hill!

Check out the local area in Olive Hill—home to attractions like Carter Caves State Park and Carter Caves State Park Golf Course.

Top Hotels in Olive Hill

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Carter Caves State Resort Park
Carter Caves State Resort Park
3 out of 5
344 Caveland Dr, Olive Hill, KY
$63
per night
Feb 20 - Feb 21

This family-friendly Olive Hill hotel is located in a state park, within 1 mi (2 km) of Carter Caves State Park and Bat Cave and Cascade Caverns.

4.2/5Excellent! (143 reviews)

"The rooms were large and clean. The beds were only doubles but very comfortable. We really liked how sound proof the rooms were. We could not hear noise from outside or from the rooms next to us. The lobby was inviting and great to hang out as a group and play cards. We loved the location, view from ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2019

Carter Caves State Resort Park
Ranch 3 Br.1 1/2 Bath, Kitchen ,living Room , Front Porch, Screened Back Porch,
Ranch 3 Br.1 1/2 Bath, Kitchen ,living Room , Front Porch, Screened Back Porch,
Olive Hill, KY

Situated in Olive Hill, this romantic cabin is 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from Hidden Cove Golf Course and within 25 mi (40 km) of Kentucky Christian University and Carter ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Awesome

"Very nice place to stay. The owner had thought of the little extras to make the stay nice - mints on table, coffee, wood for fire pit and water jugs to put it out. House was very lovely and we enjoy our stay and would stay there again. Our neighbors (Alan & Stella) were very nice and helpful. Thank ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2019

Ranch 3 Br.1 1/2 Bath, Kitchen ,living Room , Front Porch, Screened Back Porch,
Cabin Near Grayson Lake State Park KY 2 Bedroom, 2 Full Bathrooms Sleeps 6
Cabin Near Grayson Lake State Park KY 2 Bedroom, 2 Full Bathrooms Sleeps 6
Olive Hill, KY

Situated in Olive Hill, this cabin is 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from Hidden Cove Golf Course and within 25 mi (40 km) of Kentucky Christian University and Carter Caves ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)
Love this place.

"Really enjoyed staying ,for second time this fall. Love this cabin. Two huge covered porches. One with the perfect porch swing. Great views and check in is easy. Look forward to returning."…"

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2019

Cabin Near Grayson Lake State Park KY 2 Bedroom, 2 Full Bathrooms Sleeps 6

Popular things to do in Olive Hill

Carter Caves State Park
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Carter Caves State Park

4.5/5(33 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Carter Caves State Park, a lovely green space in Olive Hill. While you're in the area, wander around the natural setting.

Cave Run Lake
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Cave Run Lake

4.5/5(21 reviews)

Commune with nature and explore the great outdoors at Cave Run Lake during your travels in West Liberty. Amble around the area's parks or experience its museums.

Shawnee State Park
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Shawnee State Park

4.5/5(13 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Shawnee State Park, a lovely green space in West Portsmouth. While you're in the area, wander around the college campus.

Yatesville Lake State Park
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Yatesville Lake State Park

5/5(10 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Yatesville Lake State Park, a lovely green space in Louisa. While you're in the area, wander around the natural setting.

Red River Gorge
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Red River Gorge

4.5/5(114 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors with a trip to Red River Gorge, a popular green space in Stanton. Stroll along the riverfront in this relaxing area, or seek out the hiking trails.

Natural Bridge State Park
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Natural Bridge State Park

5/5(116 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Natural Bridge State Park, a lovely green space in Slade. Stroll along the riverfront or seek out the hiking trails.

Reviews of Olive Hill

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Top Destination

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5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Aug 23, 2019

There is so much to do at Carter Caves Resort- cave tours, hiking, mini golf or just sitting by the pool, we loved our stay!

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Jul 31, 2019

We make 2-4 trips to the Grayson Lake State Park area per year to kayak. Usually stay for 2 nights and kayak with friends. It is a remarkably beautiful lake that is best experienced on the water.

4/5 - Good

JAMES

Oct 25, 2018

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