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Flushing, New York
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The rooms leave a lot to be desired here. I had to change rooms once because if an insect problem. The second room the bathroom had an extremely dirty pladtic bathmat in the tub. It was stuck to the bottom of the tub so couldn't be taken out temporarily. We didn't even want to get into the shower.

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3Thank frances40
Rome
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We had a great times with out grand children the rooms were clean and the food was good and there was plenty the soup was good home made waitresses were very friendly check in was fast pets are welcome and there are plenty of things for children to do

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Woodland Park, New Jersey
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Was our first trip here (for most of the family) Family vacation with 50+ people. No complaints, Everyone was extremely friendly and nice, lots to do for the kids, pony rides, rock wall, go-karts & mini golf (5 minutes away) water park (10 minutes away). Food was excellent, already re-booked for next year!

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1Thank Trish_166
Fairport, New York
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We came with our camper ready for a fun weekend with our kids, and ended up packing and leaving a day early - even though we had already paid $80 for another night. Yes, $80 for a CAMPSITE that was on a main road and covered in poison ivy. This place has no business calling itself a resort! The playground...

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6Thank Momto4R
New City, New York
Reviewed 12 July 2016

A disclaimer: I am an avid motorcyclist. The Blackthorne, a family-friendly camping AND hotel resort, hosts many large-group functions and is particularly hospitable to motorcyclist. This was my third stay at the Blackthorne in the past decade. The recent and ongoing renovations and upgrades are gradually turning this from a tired, old, and rundown facility into a genuinely classy, fun,...

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Mattituck, New York
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Sleepy Hollow rooms are worse than a cabin .Bring your own sheets blankets and towels! Circuit breaker kept going out leaving us with no AC. And the showers are disgusting with rising water that will not go down. Please upgrade your rooms especially when charging a high rate for Rats Nest Run In which we drive 3.5 hours to get...

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5Thank Hellkat666
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We always love coming here the kids wait for it every year! So much to do all day and night to accommodate kids and adults alike! From the pool and tiki bar to the playground to the creek than early evening entertainment in the pub for the kids..not to mention go carts and zoom flume and rock climbing,etc. Would love...

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1Thank Coleen C
Slate Hill, New York
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We have a seasonal site at the Blackthorne Resort. We have had it for the past 3 years, We recommend others who are interested in a seasonal to look here. We love it up there friendly staff and very reasonable rates. We have friends that have stayed in the rooms and liked them. the best kept secret for seasonal camping...

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1Thank aalbarino
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Stayed in the Orchards for the weekend. Rooms were large and clean and seemed to have been updated recently. Flat screen tv, coffee maker and fridge rounded out the amenities. It was extremely cold out but the rooms were kept at a very comfortable setting. The Moonshine Junkies were great as usual as was the bar. Read some very disappointing...

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TheBlackthorneResort, Owner at Blackthorne Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive review of the Blackthorne. It is nice to hear that you noticed the updates that we have been making and will continue to make. I am happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Patchogue, New York
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Tons of stuff to do from checking out the waterfalls , in the creek , to hiking in there extensive woods or lounging in the pool! Excellent food in the dining hall was huge , great chance to meet the other guests , or eat in private . We met a lot great people and we return yearly !

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you are just here to relax or out for fun. Blackthorne has all there is to offer. Enjoy everything from Lodging, Dining, Dancing, Top Notch Entertainment to Indoor and Outdoor Recreation. We have it all!Nestled amidst the breathtaking beautyof the Northern Catskills Mountains, The Blackthorne Resort offers all the comfort and luxury you desire.Terrace views to the majestic mountains, air conditioning, heat, television, and privatebaths. Ultra Deluxe rooms with queen sizebeds, refrigerator, and Jacuzzis. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blackthorne Resort

Address: 348 Sunside Rd, East Durham, Durham, NY 12423-1636
Region: United States > New York > Catskill Region > Durham > East Durham
Price Range: $87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 90
Also Known As:
Blackthorne Hotel East Durham
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“I like the Shady Glen rooms across from the Office the best!”
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“Ask for the renovated rooms with the outdoor patio in the back”
kdempsey15, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 110 was very spacious and set up well.”
catgrammy2, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for Tara or orchard”
norajamese, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ground level rooms in the Orchards were nicely appointed with large patios.”
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