Carlsbad KOA

2 Manthei Road, Highway 285

Carlsbad, NM 88220

Reserve: 800-562-9109

Info: 575-457-2000

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Campground Reviews

Dec 16, 2014
Dec 16, 2014
One of the nicest KOAs we've stayed at.
Dec 16, 2014
Dec 15, 2014
Nicest KOA I've ever been to!
Dec 14, 2014
Dec 14, 2014
Dec 14, 2014
Clean, large & level sites, courteous staff, pretty far from town.
Dec 13, 2014
Staff is very nice, sites are nice, large pull-thrus. This park is immacculate! laundry room is very clean. Park is far enough from highway that you do not hear it. Thanks for a great stay.
Dec 13, 2014
Everyone pleasant, helpful. Told us about things to do in the area and everything the park has to offer
Dec 12, 2014
This is a great KOA but should not be called 'Carlsbad KOA' as it is nearly 20 miles from Carlsbad!
Dec 12, 2014
Very nice.Would love to stay a month but $600.00 plus metered electric is way over priced for winter months (no pool).The water is not good.At check in, staff should tell you about the water & you have to use bottled water for coffee & ect.The staff is super friendly, the sites are very nice.Very clean park.Dog run needs gravel cause of burrs.If monthly rate was $400.00 a month, would stay
Dec 10, 2014
Enjoyed our stay, very clean, and nice staff.
Dec 09, 2014
This was one of the nicest campgrounds we have ever stayed at. Very clean, quiet, off of the highway and very roomy. Thanks!!!
Dec 09, 2014
Nice people and campground. The only reason I rated it a 4star is it is pretty pricey and does not have a hot tub or fitness equipment - things that might justify a high price. Would stay again however.
Dec 08, 2014
Very comfortable sith great people running it. Very nice and helpful.
Dec 08, 2014
We loved the space between units, very nice laundry and other facilities. Having meals on site a real bonus.
Dec 02, 2014
Dec 01, 2014
We arrived on the Friday of Thanksgiving weekend; ample parking prior to checkin; our space was spacious! lots of room between campsites. Quiet and secure, we felt safe, staff very friendly.
Dec 01, 2014
Dec 01, 2014
Quick stay pleasant staff!
Dec 01, 2014
Nov 30, 2014
Nov 30, 2014
we only stayed one night everything was great.
Nov 25, 2014
I had a great stay the staff was excellent. Can't wait to visit the koa agian
Nov 25, 2014
Great place. Friendly people. Outstanding dinners (wish I could cook ribs like that)
Nov 24, 2014
Great place to stay if visiting Carlsbad Caverns and Roswell. The campground is located halfway between the two. Very friendly and helpful staff. The grounds are clean and well cared for. We had a deluxe site with a covered patio and swing which we enjoyed. Dog park was grassy and clean. Would stay here again if in the area.
Nov 24, 2014
Nov 22, 2014
Spacious, clean sites. Friendly staff. Excellent laundry facilities.
Nov 20, 2014
Nov 19, 2014
Nov 19, 2014
We stayed here while visiting relatives in Carlsbad. The campground is clean and has nice features like superior sites with patios, shelters, etc. I particularly was impressed with the food delivery option. Bathrooms were very clean.
Nov 19, 2014
The dryers did not work only problem.
Nov 18, 2014
Great staff, welcoming at late hour and willing to bring dinner. Road (gravel) noise constant 4:30-8a.m. disturbed sleep. Way too far from Carlsbad and Guadalupe as we realized too late
Nov 16, 2014
We always find the staff here friendly and helpful. It is so peaceful, yet close enough to attractions and services.
Nov 14, 2014
Very pleasent, staff helpfull will pass the word. Thanks from the Irish's
Nov 13, 2014
Friendly staff
Nov 12, 2014
The staff were wonderful and our site was perfect, right on the edge of the campground. Thank you.
Nov 10, 2014
Clean very friendly and very helpful, we look forward to our next visit
Nov 07, 2014
Very clean campsite, staff Very friendly easy access.
Nov 06, 2014
Nov 06, 2014
My first impression of our campsite was We have so much room! We had not had sites wider than 25 in months, so I felt liberated. The campground is in the middle of nowhere, about 20 miles from the town of Carlsbad and 20 miles from Artesia. That is not necessarily a bad thing. The sites are level, gravel but with a strip of grass between each site. Theres a nice table and a firepit. Cle
Nov 05, 2014
Nov 04, 2014
Nov 02, 2014
The cabins were nice, except for the fact that my husband, being 6'1" was too tall for the shower. Also, we were able to hear every vehicle that entered or left the park because of the noisy gravel driveway.
Nov 01, 2014
Nice facility Staff is excellent and grounds are clean. Smell of Oil Wells, for surrounding 40 miles though is a little tough to deal with,
Oct 31, 2014
Great experience. Thanks!
Oct 30, 2014
Great place to stay in middle of south new mexico. Close to the caverns. Wonderful people! They are always available to help. Great people to be around.
Oct 30, 2014
friendly, helpful, but the wi-fi NO
Oct 29, 2014
Nice KOA. Has electrical outlets for tent camping which is great. Farther away from the caverns than we thought it would be.
Oct 28, 2014
Extrmely awesome very clean. Loved the Barbecue. Thank you!!

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