Des Moines West KOA

34308 L Avenue

Adel, IA 50003

Reserve: 515-834-2729

Info: 515-834-2729

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Jun 11, 2013
Friendly and helpful. Facilities very clean.
Jun 10, 2013
Fun activities on the Saturday night we arrived. Well kept up. Nice park, dog park, horseshoes etc. Clean bathrooms/showers, heated pool was a plus for the kiddos!
Jun 10, 2013
The campground was in a convenient location and satisfied our needs.
Jun 10, 2013
Very accomodating. The weather kinda of stunk but the place is run very well and eveyone very helpful and accomodating. We will definitely be back.
Jun 09, 2013
Jun 09, 2013
It was a pretty plain site with nothing special to do or see. Not bad but not worth the price except for the Pizza on site. No Cable or Wifi. Very clean. There were some nearby attractions like the Covered Bridges of Madison County and the birth place of Daniel Boone but all were quite a drive.
Jun 09, 2013
Very nice campground although there is a shortage of shade trees. Location off the highway and size of spaces more than makes up for lack of trees. Great dog park and nice playground and pool for kids. Will definitely stay there again!
Jun 07, 2013
Site hadn't been leveled yet for the season. Owner did get several pay-loaders of gravel and got it much more level and usable. Nice people. Clean park.
Jun 07, 2013
I liked the personal attention I received upon arrival. The staff made the difference.......very nice group of people.
Jun 07, 2013
Jun 07, 2013
This was the third of three times we had attempted to stay at a KOA durning our 2week trip. The first KOA was a fine example of the quality we normally expect from KOA. Then we stayed at several other campgrounds. The next KOA we attempted to stay at was so much a nightmare that we got our money back and left within the first hour. Then some other campgrounds. Then we decided to try another KOA.
Jun 06, 2013
50 amp power did not work. Site unlevel and very soft, jacks sank 4 inches into ground even with jack pads. Internet unusable.
Jun 06, 2013
I would have rated this Kampground higher, except for the sewer connections. The pipe sits several inches above the ground, on the high side of a slight slope. By the time I added my screw-on 90' the end of the sewer hose was above the sewer connection, so I wasn't able to empty my tanks. Other than that, a very pleasant site with great staff.
Jun 06, 2013
We always stop when in the area
Jun 05, 2013
What a great staff! We felt very welcomed and enjoyed our stay.
Jun 04, 2013
Friendly escort to site, easy in & out exit. Friendly staff.
Jun 04, 2013
pool too small to be so deep. The sites are really roomy and it is a great location to visit Des Moines.
Jun 04, 2013
And pet friendly!
Jun 04, 2013
These folks were wonderful to us. Nice facility and nice folks.
Jun 04, 2013
Jun 03, 2013
Jun 03, 2013
The staff was terrific they were very accommodating even with our late reservation and rainy weekend they went out of there way to ensure all had fun !! Thank You All !! What a well kept beutiful place.
Jun 03, 2013
Jun 03, 2013
Jun 01, 2013
The camp ground was Nice. The sites large and level. Could have used more help in the office, the one lady couldn't keep up with registrations, purchases and pizza orders.
May 31, 2013
This is one of the friendliest KOA's we're ever stayed. The park was clean and beautiful and the sites were long, wide and level. All hookups were in perfect condition.
May 31, 2013
Very friendly and very helpful. The grounds and facilities were spotless
May 30, 2013
We only stayed one night but the staff was extremely friendly and helpful, the grounds were well kept and we really appreciated the fenced dog run!
May 29, 2013
We had a great time at KOA kids love all the activities,favorite was the tractor guy.
May 29, 2013
We always have a great time when we stay at the Des Moines West, IA KOA. Chris, Jamie and all the employees do a fantastic job making everyone feel welcome.
May 29, 2013
Talk about a challenging weekend! As wonderful as possible given the weather.
May 29, 2013
Have been here before and found it to be satisfactory. Quiet location; easy on/off I-80. Close to West Des Moines/shopping/restaurants. This stay was 1 night over the Memorial Day weekend and I think every site was occupied. A bit noisy and many rude guests surrounded us, but it is not the fault of the Kampground, just weekend warriors that are selfish, and inconsiderate. Would stay again!!!
May 28, 2013
Very nice staff, clean campground but in a middle of nowhere with no activities around. Nice for overnight stay on road trip. We were there in a motorhome. Sylvie and Denis :o)
May 28, 2013
May 28, 2013
Great little koa campground, we have stayed here before. They have done a very good job on the improvements they have done. I wish they could control the weather a little better.
May 28, 2013
we absolutely love this campground and would come here all the time if we didn't travel around so much to different areas. the owners are very nice and they keep the kids very entertained . we will definitely make a visit back here !!
May 28, 2013
The kids enjoy the activities. The staff is friendly and helpful. Pool and restrooms are kept clean. Always enjoy my stay at this Koa
May 28, 2013
Excellent, clean and friendly staff. There were ALOT of planned activites. Would recommend staying here.
May 28, 2013
May 28, 2013
This whole group does it right!! They are all so awsome and want your stay to be perfect. I have often thought of how great it would be to have a campground and treat your guests like family and I would do it just like this group. My only suggestion would be to put a park bench or two in the play ground area so parents have a place to sit while the kids play.Thanks from the Addys
May 28, 2013
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May 27, 2013
Even with the weather we had a great time. We will be back a lot this summer...thanks
May 27, 2013
We always enjoy coming here. I tell anybody who asks me. The membership if only $25 a year!! and the things you get with it. We even got our sister to join and she reserved 3 more times!! Very enjoyable. thank you.
May 27, 2013
we couldn't believe how clean and neat everything was, and so pretty and we could pull our camper in and it was level...we definitely will oome again...caskeys
May 27, 2013
May 27, 2013
Can't praise this KOA too highly. We had such a delightful time there, we are planning a trip back in July. Although our children are grown there was enough there to delight children of all ages, including my husband. Chris & Amy were wonderful and their workers were a delight. We can't recommend this too highly. Jo & John Westhoff
May 26, 2013
May 23, 2013
appreciated the great machines in the laundry

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