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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

This facility was extremely neat, clean, and well managed/friendly staff. The location was great for our day of departure, but a bit removed from visiting Carlsbad Cavern. That said, however, I will take the distance when it comes to peaceful and well kept surroundings. We...More

Thank HaveNotSeenItAll
Response from CamperSupport, Guest Relations Manager at Carlsbad KOAResponded 22 January 2018

It's great to hear that you have found things to be well maintained and friendly as you visited with us. We apologize that the distance to the caverns was not as expected, yet are glad that you could benefit very much from the peaceful atmosphere...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We limped to this place after a bad blowout of a tire on the car we were towing behind our RV. The first person we met was Donna, at the registration desk. It was the end of her shift. We signed in and told her...More

Thank Marncol
Response from CamperSupport, Guest Relations Manager at Carlsbad KOAResponded 8 January 2018

We appreciate the kind words and are very happy to be of service to you. It's great that you could find us and finish off your time in the area with a relaxing stay.We hope to welcome you back to Carlsbad KOA once again!

Reviewed 21 December 2017

Very clean and spacious campground. Friendly staff. Immaculate bathrooms, awesome pool. For the amount of people that were in the campground it was very quiet, didn't hear any road noise. Lots of rabbits visiting the campsite. About an hour away from Carlsbad Caverns, so we...More

Thank Sissy B
Response from CamperSupport, Guest Relations Manager at Carlsbad KOAResponded 27 December 2017

Thank you for visiting with us. It's great that you have found things to be well cared for and spacious. We're glad to see that you have experienced a quiet visit with friendly service and plenty to keep you entertained. We would love to have...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

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 21 November 2017

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 13 November 2017

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.

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Response from Bernie C | Reviewed this property |
Ii believe dogs are not allowed in the KOA Cabins I suggest you check the policy of the KOA so you are not disappointed.. The Caverns have a free unsupervised air conditioned Kennel on the the park and it is first come first... More
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"This is a RV/Tent/Cabin site... with showers, gift shop, etc."
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"Clean rooms, no wifi, Campground its between Artesia and Carlsbad"
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"RV sites in the middle of the park are best. Sites on the edge of the park has a lot of traffic which..."
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"If you're on the EAST end of the park, you'll get the morning sun and on the west end, you'll..."
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