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Carlsbad KOA

201 reviews
Traveller (65)
Room & Suite (6)
Pool & Beach (2)
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“dog park”(11 reviews)
“picnic table”(12 reviews)
“tent sites”(11 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What sets this place apart from others is the extremely kind and friendly staff who run the place. Everyone there is helpful with a smile on their face. Spaces are large, long and wide, no issues with hook ups. Shower/restrooms are immaculate as is the...More

Thank Cathy H
Response from CamperSupport, Guest Relations Manager at Carlsbad KOAResponded 3 weeks ago

We thank you for the kind words towards our team and very happy to serve you. We're pleased that you have enjoyed your site and the extra perks that Carlsbad KOA has to offer such as meals delivered to your site. It would be great...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Great place to stay,well maintained, clean and with the option of dinner extra $$$. Keep in mind that the nearest restaurant it's 20 miles and the caverns are about an hour. Wifi only works in the main office.

Thank Jaguar2016
Response from CamperSupport, Guest Relations Manager at Carlsbad KOAResponded 5 weeks ago

We are glad to hear that you have enjoyed your stay and found our location to be clean and well cared for. It would be great to have you visit with us once again.

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Nice park but if you are planning to do things in Carlsbad, like we were, it is too far out. Find something in town. Nice if you are going somewhere and are just stopping for a day or two. The amenities are nice. It is...More

1  Thank rclenhardt
Response from CamperSupport, Guest Relations Manager at Carlsbad KOAResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you for camping with us during your travels through the area! We hope that you had a pleasant stay and will consider camping with us again in the future.

Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a very large RV Park including each site (very large). Each site is a pull-thru with full hook up utilities. The park also has a very nice area for Tent campers (very impressive ). The Wifi in the park is very slow which...More

Thank royfleming60
Response from CamperSupport, Guest Relations Manager at Carlsbad KOAResponded 13 September 2017

Your kind review means a lot to us, thank you! We're glad to hear that you were so impressed with our facilities and spacious sites! It was a pleasure having you and we hope you will visit us again sometime!

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This is our third time in KOA Carlsbad. The place is well kept, clean, great amenities. This time we stayed at a cabin. We have been in many KOA 's and there are a few things that they should consider here: The mattress is one...More

Thank BadiaW
Response from CamperSupport, Guest Relations Manager at Carlsbad KOAResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you for camping with us this past summer and for taking the time to leave a review. We appreciate your kind compliments about our well-kept grounds and amenities. We are very sorry that your stay was as pleasant as we hoped. We appreciate your...More

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Traveller (65)
Room & Suite (6)
Pool & Beach (2)
Hotel & Grounds (68)
Bathroom (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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