Des Moines West KOA

34308 L Avenue

Adel, IA 50003

Reserve: 515-834-2729

Info: 515-834-2729

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Campground Reviews

Oct 07, 2014
The West Des Moines KOA was perfect for an overnight stay - convenient to the interstate, level sites, well-stocked store and a large laundry. The owners were welcoming and helpful. One caveat - if your computer is a PC go to office for help on connecting to the Wifi.
Oct 06, 2014
I stayed at this campground two years ago, and really enjoyed it, but not so this time. In fact, we left one day early because of no internet service. The internet would come and go. Totally not dependent, and I work as a independent consultant, and have to have e mail. I wont stay here again until this is fixed.
Oct 06, 2014
Our stay was awesome and we all will be coming back.
Oct 06, 2014
nice clean campground and restrooms. some sites are small but overall nice
Oct 06, 2014
The campground is very easy to maneuver, clean, and friendly. I liked the jumping mat for the kids and the availability of pizza delivered to the campsite. Only think I missed were trees for shade!
Oct 06, 2014
Our stay was great and the staff was amazing! Thank you for all of your kindness! Cant wait to come back!!
Oct 06, 2014
As a frequent user of KOA campgrounds, this was one of the very best. Well managed by Jamie, the grounds were excellent, washrooms spotless and service to guests was superb. It was definetly a Great Day at KOA!!!
Oct 05, 2014
Oct 05, 2014
Oct 05, 2014
nice folks and a great park.
Oct 05, 2014
We have used this camp ground many times and has always been pleasant experience
Oct 04, 2014
Half way point on my trips from Arkansas to Minnesota. I can always count on a courteous reception and a good nights rest.
Oct 04, 2014
Oct 03, 2014
Oct 03, 2014
Oct 03, 2014
Very nice and quiet. Consider alternate surfacing material as existing is very dusty when dry and very very muddy when wet.
Oct 02, 2014
Oct 02, 2014
Oct 01, 2014
Having to pay for each child to jump on a pillow is ridiculous. We pay enough per campsite as it is, then to pay per child to jump is too much. The lady named Wendy is rude and short with people and very unfriendly at all, and is not like usual KOA employees. Roseann and Lowell were friendly and accommodating as usual. Bathrooms not cleaned as scheduled times messy. Quiet times NOT enforced-bad!
Sep 30, 2014
Sep 30, 2014
We have stayed here before, and while everything went well, we believe you need to upgrade your shower conditions.
Sep 29, 2014
Sep 29, 2014
Sep 29, 2014
Sep 29, 2014
The staff is friendly. The delivery pizza was wonderful. It's quiet, and in a good location with easy access to fairly level sites. We also like the enclosed dog park.
Sep 29, 2014
Sep 29, 2014
Bathrooms especially the showers need major updates. They were clean but were in need of plumbing and fixture replacements. Staff was friendly and all sites where some what level.
Sep 29, 2014
Sep 29, 2014
Our stay was wonderful. Got terrific sites and even ate pizza the first nite. Had a great weekend
Sep 28, 2014
We enjoyed very clean, comfortable accommodations. Staff was helpful and friendly. We would recommend this KOA to anyone.
Sep 28, 2014
Sep 28, 2014
Very clean and extremely friendly staff. Easy in and easy out and nice shady RV sites.
Sep 27, 2014
Nice park for a stay.
Sep 27, 2014
We stayed one night on our way back home from vacation. Have a great fenced in area for our puppy. Nice park but like most KOA's anymore, a little pricy.
Sep 27, 2014
Interior roads were badly rutted.Very messy. Worst of all - NO HOT WATER in the LAUNDRY!! When I asked about it they just shrugged and said we only have cold.That needs to be changed. How did they ever get any awards? Expensive for what you get.
Sep 27, 2014
The Staff was very friendly and accommodating. The site was clean and had a lot of nice amenities. We arrived before they were leaving for the day and were able to order pizza for dinner. The food was great and it was perfect for tired travelers. We will stay again and recommend this site. Thank you!
Sep 26, 2014
Sep 26, 2014
Sep 25, 2014
easy to find,clean and all are very friendly
Sep 25, 2014
Great tent site - really enjoyed our stay.
Sep 25, 2014
Friendly staff, clean and orderly sites and grounds.
Sep 24, 2014
Huge trees and spacious sites make this a great choice for a stay. Our dogs loved the big, grassy dog park! The staff was extremely helpful and accomdating. Many thanks!
Sep 22, 2014
Sep 22, 2014
The cabin we stayed in was very clean and cozy. We enjoyed the horseshoes and ladder golf and would have utilized more amenities if we had more time. The only thing we didn't love was that the water tasted mildewy. Otherwise, we had a great stay!
Sep 22, 2014
Friendly and helpful staff. Quiet and very clean park.
Sep 22, 2014
We stay primarily at KOA's since 1990. This has always been a favorite even though we have travelled all states west of the Mississippi. Love KOAs
Sep 22, 2014
most expensive koa we have stayed at. no cable no cement patios. store closex 11-4. showers and laundry need redoing. workers were helpful.
Sep 22, 2014
Love your place! Everything you offer and your staff, are all top notch!
Sep 22, 2014
Sep 22, 2014
Very nice and helpful staff. Very spacious site - unusual at a KOA. Pretty setting, nice mature trees, pond/lake. All utilities worked properly. Nice Park!

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