Gothenburg KOA

I-80 & Highway 47S, 1102 South Lake Avenue

Gothenburg, NE 69138

Reserve: 800-562-1873

Info: 308-537-7387

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Sep 21, 2013
Great atmosphere
Sep 20, 2013
This was a very rustic KOA and was quiet. We had a good nights sleep and were ready for a new day in the morning.
Sep 17, 2013
Older campground. Nice location with plenty of trees and shade. Nothing fancy, but price was right for tent site.
Sep 04, 2013
Very interesting British items for sale is cool.
Sep 03, 2013
Probably the worst KOA experience I've ever had. If you like the feeling of sleeping in a train station, then you'd probably like this campground.
Aug 28, 2013
The people were awesome!
Aug 18, 2013
Aug 17, 2013
This place seemed nice enough, got there kinda late and left early but overall was a nice place to stay and the staff was great...
Aug 14, 2013
The Gothenburg KOA is built on a sandbar in the middle of the Platte River. The camp is run down, the roof of the camp store leaks. It is about 200 yards from the cacmprounds. The tent sites are about 6" lower than the sanitary dump station. When it floods, as in our stay, you know what runs down hill. Overall, do not stay here.


I'm sorry that you were unhappy with your stay, but I wish you had added that we had the worst storm of the year with a tornado report and that I risked my safety to bring everyone to the store.The rain coming in was wind driven (70mph).The water flooding part of cg was river/rain water NOT sewage
Aug 13, 2013
The ground were neat and clean and enjoyed the trees. The shower rooms were bright and cherrfulland very clean and enjoyed a place to sit outside the shower and all the hooks on the walls for hanging clothes. Also the location of outlets. Enjoyed the company from #16 Tom& Jane Hess
Aug 13, 2013
Aug 08, 2013
Our hosts were amazing.
Aug 06, 2013
Aug 06, 2013
Simple and fine. Pulled in for a quick overnight stay. Did laundry, which was great. We liked the tent "ring", however we were all so close together with no vegetation between us which meant that we could hear the other campers' snoring during the night (which meant they heard our's as well! Friendly staff. Clean campground. Easy on/off the highway.
Aug 05, 2013
Was just a one night stop that we made from seeing the KOA sign on the side of the freeway. Was a nice park, and a welcomed bit of rest on a long road trip.
Aug 05, 2013
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Jul 29, 2013
Jul 28, 2013
The one good thing about this KOA was that they showers themselves were nice: I had adequate water, and it was nice and hot. Everything else I was pretty unimpressed with--I've stayed at a lot of KOAs, and this was probably the worst one in every aspect (except the shower!). Not horrible, certainly (while I'd try to avoid staying there again, I wouldn't dismiss it totally).
Jul 27, 2013
Jul 26, 2013
Easy to make reservation. Good reception when arriving. Quiet!
Jul 21, 2013
Loud trains and I-80 traffic all night long. Nature trailshort and dull and there was no see able water though the KOA map and write up make it look like it is a flowing river. Bathrooms okay, store excellent, campsite spacious but picnic table COVERED with bird droppings, no wifi, price okay.
Jul 15, 2013
Expected to swim after a long day driving but pool was dirty and unkept. Tetherball game was broken.
Jul 05, 2013
Bathrooms were clean and showers had warm water :) They also gave us free firewood which is a huge plus. Owners were friendly and accommodating.
Jul 05, 2013
Jun 26, 2013
Jun 02, 2013
This is a great kampground, with a great small town atmosphere.
May 28, 2013
No working Wi-Fi left me out of touch.
May 24, 2013
May 20, 2013
I enjoyed the campsite. Only thing i had an issue with was the cost. 22 dollars is too much for a simple tent.
Nov 01, 2012
Oct 03, 2012
No one around to check us in or out. Did not see any staff or security in the area.
Sep 22, 2012
Our tent camping was fine, but the feeling is that this KOA is going downhill and needs more maintenance. The bathroom & shower were clean and nice, but the area around the bathroom and filled with junk and needs cleaned up.
Sep 17, 2012
Very nice pool if you get past the fact that it hasn't been cleaned for a few days and the bugs were numerous. Nice flat grassy tent site near the Platte River. Relatively quiet and close enough to a small town.
Aug 26, 2012

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