Avila / Pismo Beach KOA

7075 Ontario Road

San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

Reserve: 800-562-1244

Info: 805-595-7111

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Cabin Reviews

Mar 15, 2015
Perfect except the bed was too hard...personnel were GREAT! Grounds were GREAT! Location was GREAT! Amenities were GREAT! Thx!
Feb 17, 2015
Great location, nice office & bathroom. cons: strong smell of sewage, wastewater all over the asphalt upon departure, terrible night sleep on poor quality mattress. No directions for chair sleeper set up (had to figure out in middle of night, mattress better than bed's). Old food residue along counter edges. Strong odor in room. Fridge motor is loud at night.
Jan 07, 2015
Fantastic location, 3 miles from Avila beach. Managers Dave & Lisa do a awesome breakfast on weekends. Just a fun place to be with great host.
Jan 04, 2015
Good location and walking path to Bob Jones beach. Overall comfortable accommodations. What could be improved: Bed was a bit too soft, the heater was noisy, a sink in the bathroom would've been nice.
Dec 01, 2014
Way over priced. If you can't provide hot water or sometimes no water at all. No towels, no maid service, nothing available to clean your self, no trash bags you shouldn't have the right to charge your guest 250.00 per night !! Dirty facility out dated. Pool heater broken. No bathrooms at pool area. Owners very rude. Location is on the corner of a busy street. Would never go back.
Nov 11, 2014
We stayed in a single cabin and had a great time. It was small, but it had everything we needed. The room was clean and the shower was hot. The couple that managed the camp were friendly, helpful and made great pancakes! It's close to the beaches of Pismo. The only drawback was how close it is to the freeway, but we were too busy having a good time to care. We will be back..and bring friend
Oct 24, 2014
Great cabin; nice & helpful hosts. Really enjoyed my stay.
Oct 23, 2014
We had a Yoga Retreat at the camp and the staff was very helpful. They went the extra mile by opening up the community room early and insuring that every thing was nice. The cabins were in excellent shape and very clean. We will be back!
Oct 20, 2014
The staff are very friendly. It was nice. Park is clean and cute. Close to great beaches.
Sep 30, 2014
Good location for going to Avala & Pismo area. There is a nice bike path to the beach near by. RV spaces are small and the KOA is next to Highway 101. There are lots of modular home that make it feel like a trailer park.
Sep 19, 2014
Description of the cabin did not meet reality. There was a bathroom yet no sink so we used kitchen sink for bathroom needs. An important detail for some to make informed decision. Though we had just made reservations the night before I think they could have e-mailed us that there would be road construction outside KOA. It would have been nice to have blinds in unit to decrease light at night!
Sep 15, 2014
The Studio Deluxe is great for 2 people not 3- 4 . The mattress was stained ? otherwise an OK place .
Sep 15, 2014
Breakfast on Saturday & Sunday was a nice touch
Sep 08, 2014
Overall I found KOA at Avila/Pismo very disappointing. We purchased the largest cabin available with a kitchen and it didn't even come with a cutting board. I asked the Office if they had a cutting board I could use and they looked at me like I had three heads! In addition, the playground was horrible for my child and the pool was not heated so we couldn't swim. I would never stay there again.
Sep 03, 2014
Some workers is angry And bad customer service
Sep 02, 2014
Aug 24, 2014
We love staying in the cabins at this koa there is so much to do with hhe kids.
Aug 18, 2014
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Aug 12, 2014
Great stay!! Beautiful location very clean...But extremely long waits at the campground store.. Other then that we will be back!!
Aug 11, 2014
Aug 10, 2014
Very friendly and helpful staff. The location is great, but a little attention on the cabin furnishings would be great such as the kitchen rugs which needed washing and slightly stained throw pillows. Missed not having an outdoor table, chairs and BQ.Overall we had a great time. Thank you.
Aug 05, 2014
Enjoyed all the surrounding activities and especially the convenient KOA location!
Aug 04, 2014
The site was too small and too close each other. The cabin was not maintained. I had to stay with spiders. And whoever does housekeeping, don'ttip at all. Bad job.
Aug 04, 2014
I booked a studio cabin for me and two of my friends to attend an event in Arroyo Grande. We were worried that the chair cots might be too small but they were not too small at all. The little cabin was clean and very comfortable for the three of us, the staff was friendly and I would stay here again. I have already recommended the cabins to other friends.
Jul 27, 2014
It was nice and kids loved the cabin with loft. Drain in bathtub needed to be unclogged and game room needs major updating.
Jul 25, 2014
The campground was crowded. Trash was overflowing. Pool was very cold but they said it was heated. Office closed before their promised hours.
Jul 15, 2014
We rented a small cabin. The campground and staff were great!
Jul 14, 2014
It was a wonderful stay, to say the least. The deluxe cabin was clean and cozy and it would be a pleasure to return. Thank you Avila/Pismo Beach KOA!
Jul 04, 2014
Fabulous location and helpful staff. Movie night with popcorn!
Jul 03, 2014
Jul 03, 2014
Contacting staff previous to our stay was very difficult! Otherwise our stay was great, the cabin was cool, clean and ready for our late arrival.5$ all you can eat breakfast's with mimosa's were delicious!
Jul 02, 2014
enjoyed our family reunion there and the campgrounds were small enough that all of us (70)did not feel spreadout too far. staff was very nice and helpful.
Jul 02, 2014
Jul 02, 2014
Nice place would come back cabin was great next time we'll bring the R.V.!
Jul 02, 2014
Loved it! Very clean ! Nice.pool, fun activity center my kids loved it and had lots of fun. Not far from beautiful Avila beach. Camp host were Great and helpful!
Jun 22, 2014
We spent two days here during 2014 memorial day weekend. It was great fun. Watched Frozen movie.
Jun 09, 2014
Our family had one of the best times ever. We enjoyed the great staff, friendly campers, pool, weekend breakfast, game room and cabin.
May 27, 2014
This was my first time staying at this site. All the staff that I interacted with was very friendly and informative. I stayed in one of the small cabins and it was the perfect size for myself and by sons (9 & 10). My boys had a blast in the game room and the pool. Loved that there is a free trolley that took us to Pismo Beach. Great stay!!
May 27, 2014
We had soooooooo much fun. Looking forward to our trip back in July.
May 12, 2014
Feb 28, 2014
Too expensive!!Very little hot water, no linens in bathroom & cleaning up the room for $125. No way!!
Feb 24, 2014
Oct 22, 2013
We had a great time. The spa was great and the managers are friendly and helpful. Overall the stay was great and we will return.
Oct 03, 2013
Cabin rentals - They would only give us one key even when we requested two. It made getting into the cabin a pain and a problem... especially when my husband and I were not together.
Sep 16, 2013
The only thing was that the refrigerator was not working very well and we lost quiet a few dollars in food, but they replaced the frig the next day.
Sep 03, 2013
Aug 18, 2013
Perfect location; close to many beaches and witching walking distance of some attractions. The cabin was not exactly as described (better in some ways, not as good in other ways), and was not completely stocked with linens and flatware. The staff was friendly and helpful. We will definitely stay here again!
Aug 10, 2013
Very disappointed with the office staff & site is not kid friendly at all. They have so many rules yet there site needs a lot of TLC. We've stayed at KOA Chula Vista and we love it there we figured this site being in a nice area would be the same if not better, boy were we wrong. We rented a cabin ( which is not cheap ) slider was messed up and wouldn't lock. I hope KOA Corp. responds.
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