Bar Harbor / Oceanside KOA

Open May 6 - October 10

Reserve: 888-562-5605

Info: 207-288-3520

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136 County Road

Bar Harbor, ME 04609

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Camper Rating 4.5 out of 5

Based on 1000 Reviews

Campground Reviews

Sep 17, 2015
Our granddaughter had a wonderful stay on her annual camping trip with us. We had a site on the water which was great! Collecting crabs, kayaking, swimming and rock climbing. She met new friends at the small playground which she liked riding to on her bike. We liked the smaller size of the campground and felt safe letting her ride her bike alone for the first time.
Sep 17, 2015
Thanks so much for a lovely stay!!
Sep 17, 2015
we had a great time. the staff was very helpful with answering questions. Thanks again
Sep 16, 2015
Much more friendly staff than the last time we stayed there. Camp ground was clean and quiet for the week stay. Only negative was the 3PM check in time vise 1PM.
Sep 16, 2015
Pros: Near Acadia Park and Bar Harbor. Friendly staff and good camp layout for pull through. Great sunrise/sunset only if your site is by the ocean/coast otherwise view blocked by other RV`s. Cons: Horrible/confusing road entrance/exit, have to be careful not to drive into oncoming traffic. Lots of mosquitoes, even with Off spray I was eaten alive at least 10 welts on the back of my head/neck.
Sep 16, 2015
The campsites are close together. But the view was worth it. Everything was very clean. The employees were so nice and super accomodating. It is a easy 15 minute scenic ride to Bar Harbor. The wait for the showers wasnt too bad and the water was always hot.
Sep 16, 2015
cfe was a nice touch - not your normal snack bar fair. great quiche, and bread pudding
Sep 16, 2015
labor day was crowded but the staff was amazingly chipper. Need more full hook up sites.
Sep 16, 2015
super staff, had a accident and they were helpful and kind, we'll be back
Sep 16, 2015
Location on the water is absolutely gorgeous! Staff goes out of their to help you with anything. Campground is spotless. Friendliest RVers of anywhere we have been. Skipping everywhere else and heading straight back here on next trip!
Sep 16, 2015
We rented cabin 801 on the water. It's a great site with great views of the sunsets. We quickly decided we wanted to stay an extra night but unfortunately the cabin was already booked for that date. I proposed to my girlfriend on the "big rock" that juts out into the water!

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Congrats!
Sep 15, 2015
Always an enjoyable stay at the KOA Oceanside.
Sep 15, 2015
Staying there in September of 2015 was very nice. And being in a RV site on the water was great. Maybe I'm being to picky, but for the price of the site and the few sites that are on the water with no sewer hook up, maybe there should be some type of stipulation in place where if you stay 4 or more nights, call us by 11:00 am and pumping is free, just a thought. The people working there were great
Sep 15, 2015
All employees were helpful and friendly.
Sep 15, 2015
The facility, the location, the staff.. all great! I look forward to my next visit.
Sep 15, 2015
Everything was great.... just a little pricey. At least a AAA discount would be nice.
Sep 14, 2015
Excellent stay! Staff was friendly, cabin and property were clean, great location.
Sep 14, 2015
Beautiful, well kept park,. Unfortunately our site and many others in park not at all level.
Sep 14, 2015
We had a great campsite- ! Grounds were ver clean- staff very cordial! Only 2 issues.....low water pressure( we did report it) and had our tanks pumped out....didn't get fully pumped out - only a quarter pumped out Other then that ---- we had a great time and will be back! Thank you! The Walsh's
Sep 14, 2015
Awesome😎
Sep 14, 2015
enjoyed the stay, but.... the bed was very uncomfortable. the views were unbelievable. the people seemed very friendly. I would stay there again.
Sep 14, 2015
Sep 14, 2015
Stay was very nice. Clean and friendly!
Sep 14, 2015
Sep 14, 2015
It was very clean. The bathrooms and showers were always picked up and neat. The water was always hot. We had an ocean view and loved it. The employees were super nice and so accomodating.
Sep 14, 2015
Sep 14, 2015
Campground a lot different from when it was Barcadia campground n Sites are extremely close to each other. Very limited trees for shade. Not enough washers & dryers for size of campground, 1 washer & dryer out of service two weeks we were there.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

We hope you will have found memories of BH KOA too. No sites have been added since the park was called Barcadia, I think the rigs have just gotten bigger. We appreciate your input; with it we strive to improve each year. Come back again next year and what we've done!
Sep 13, 2015
Sep 13, 2015
Very accommodating. Could have been a little cleaner.
Sep 13, 2015
We had the most incredible site over-looking the water. When I woke in the morning, I watched a seal swim by from my bed! Plenty of God's creation to enjoy, right on site. The sun sets over the water nightly. Location is everything! The staff was friendly and helpful. Only a short drive to the ACADIA NP. Would definitely make a return trip.
Sep 13, 2015
The oceanside studio cabin was amazing. great views/access to the water.
Sep 13, 2015
I enjoyed the visit! The cabin was very clean and everything worked well. VERY quiet.
Sep 13, 2015
Beautiful cabin. Beyond expectations.
Sep 13, 2015
We had an oceanfront site on a little ridge above the water but close enough to enjoy hearing the water. We enjoyed sitting outside by our picnic table and watching the birds with binoculars. There were some with long necks (egrets?). There is a free shuttle bus sponsored by L. L. Bean that makes tours of the island, including down to Bar Harbor Village.
Sep 13, 2015
had a wonderful stay, really enjoyed the activities and the staff
Sep 13, 2015
Showers were a bit stinky. Matts on the floor smellled bad. Looks like they addressed that on our last day by replacing matts. Staff was amazing. We stayed right after Labor Day so the cafe closed. Would be nice if they stayed open through Sept. Lobster shack great but expensive. I'd have them open at noon, not 5pm. Also, outdoor movies every night would be awesome!

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

We appreciate your input and we will pass on your ideas to the management. Thanks
Sep 12, 2015
Very nice folks, very nice campground. Wish it was closer to Bar Harbor.
Sep 12, 2015
A wonderful view of bay. Very overpriced for lack of service. No wifi, or cable TV, or sewer connection.
Sep 12, 2015
Clean campground. Good location.
Sep 12, 2015
Somewhat disappointed with our site. Very small and not level. Requested site on water & was told none available. Site right in front of us vacant while we were there. Feel they gave us the smaller site so they could give the other one to a bigger rig. Bathrooms and showers were clean.
Sep 12, 2015
Paid for water view, but couldn't see the water through all the trailers in front of us.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

I am sorry about the misunderstanding. You requested a full hookup site. Since sewer is not allowed on the national seashore we were unable to offer you an ocean view or oceans edge site.
Sep 11, 2015
Good location. Great scenery. Very expensive - especially with no cable, no sewer and poor wifi.
Sep 11, 2015
Excellent site, staff friendly and helpful. Good service. Beautiful sunsets from our motorhome. Will definitely return.
Sep 11, 2015
Staff and everything was great and having the new cable hookup was outstanding.
Sep 10, 2015
People friendly and dog friendly.
Sep 10, 2015
Excellent service à la clientèle ! Merci
Sep 10, 2015
Fantastic location on the island and beautiful view from our site. New restrooms/showers. Great staff at check in.
Sep 09, 2015
great visit, lovely location, we thoroughly enjoyed this time of year and the amenities the campground had to offer.
Sep 09, 2015
We had a wonderful time and loved the campground. our only concern was the very loud campers two sites over from us. they played loud music and fought a lot very late into the night many hours past quiet time. the people next to us complained but I'm not sure if they were spoken to.
Sep 09, 2015
Wonderful site. Although crowded, our view was awesome, the staff so nice and lots to do!
 

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