Last-Minute Lodging, Deals & Specials

Campgrounds, hotels and resorts and filling up in the Path of Totality, but there are plenty of other places to stay just outside in western Kentucky and northwest Tennessee.  Other businesses are offering great specials and packages for people who want to experience the eclipse.

1890's Victorian House in Russellville

Enjoy this beautiful, unique, colorful 1890's Victorian home in Russellville during the eclipse.  There are four bedrooms, 1.5 baths.  Full kitchen, completely furnished, 32 stained glass windows, murals and decorative painting throughout.  Sleeps six adults and two children.

$600 per night, $100 cleaning fee, 10% tax, $500 refundable damage deposit (we'll need credit card on file).

Telephone or text Dorothy at (270) 725-1188.  Additional photos available on Facebook.


Big Bear ResortBig Bear Resort - Small Full Hookup Campsite

Big Bear Resort located on Kentucky Lake near Benton, Kentucky has one small full hookup campsite available.

The resort is one of the most spacious and established lodging options on Kentucky Lake.  Enjoy water views, beach area, picnic tables, fishing, and so much more.  $10 per person for accompanying visitors to the resort.

Telephone:  1-800-922-2327
Location:  30 Big Bear Resort Road, Benton, KY

Wildcat Creek CampgroundWildcat Creek Campground on Kentucky Lake

One camper available at Wildcat Creek Campground.  Sleeps 5 people, with one queen size bed, two bunks, a jack-knife sofa with a table that turns into a bed. 

The camper is clean and is equipped with kitchen, bathroom, AC, fire ring, picnic table.  $300 for one night, $500 for two nights.  $100 security deposit required.  Gorgeous campground setting!

Also, one electric/water campsite is available.  There is a two-night minimum for $300 for both nights.

Telephone:  (270) 436-5628
Location:  28 Wildcat Beach Road, Murray, KY (51 seconds of totality)

Camp Kum-Ba-YaCamp Kum-Ba-Ya

Camp Kum-Ba-Ya has 8 camping cabins that will sleep up to 6 people each.  Also 10 tent camping spots that are 15x20 (no pads, 8 person limit).  All rentals include meals from Saturday breakfast to a sack lunch on Monday.  Guests may arrive on Friday, but meals start on Saturday with breakfast.  

Volleyball, basketball, 4-square, tether ball, canoes with life jackets, horseshoes, soccer, fire circle, pavilion and shelters with Wi-Fi in the Main Dining Hall.

Telephone:  (270) 821-1332
Address:  4943 Barge Island Road, Benton, KY

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