Lava Hot Springs KOA

100 Bristol Park Lane

Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246

Reserve: 800-562-3642

Info: 208-776-5295

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Campground Reviews

Jul 16, 2013
Not big rig capable . Sites not level premium site is a price rip-off
Jul 15, 2013
This was the 2nd year our company stayed there, it went a little bit smoother this year. Still had billing and communication issues when booking. We are a big party and I tried very hard to keep the lines of communication clear for them so there was not much hiccups when we got there or any surprises. But, I guess it was inevitable :)
Jul 15, 2013
family reunion with folks from montana, utah, idaho and even indiana. We used the shelter - so nice to have the equipment in the shelter. We had our own bbq equip we kept outside, but the gas stove and electric outlets came in handy. A very nice hidden gem of a campground. Close enough that several walked to town, too. We had a great time even with the rain.
Jul 15, 2013
This KOA needs lots of repairs. The bathrooms were in shambles. Broken locks on the stall doors, paper towel dispenser broken, broken toilets, broken lights, and that is just in the ladies room. The men's bathroom was just as bad (or so I was told) The wooden picnic tables were rotted and the "grass" in the sites was dead. I have never stayed in such a terrible campground. We WON'T return.
Jul 15, 2013
Really great campground with tons of potential. Cant wait to see what the owners do with it
Jul 15, 2013
We did not care for the particular site we received but overall this campground is really good. The sites along the highway can be noisy as the train is close in addition to the traffic.
Jul 14, 2013
Jul 13, 2013
We love this area and found the new owners of this facility the most friendly and hard working hosts we have ever met. We wish them great success in their new endeavor.
Jul 11, 2013
Jul 11, 2013
Although the website said they had a pool and didn't there was plenty to do at the river and within walking distance to the park we lived our stay and Andi and Kody and their staff were awesome hosts!
Jul 09, 2013
Nice to be on the river. Newer bathrooms and laundry rooms at upper site. Great upgrades occurring. Nice to be close (walking distance) to the hot springs.
Jul 09, 2013
They are making an attempt to "improve" the campground, but it's not there yet...The main bathrooms were far from great. It's tight when all of the spaces are full. Let's face it the biggest attraction is the river and the pool and most people just sleep there and are gone during the day. Would be nice if it had more activities at the campground besides those the city has to offer.
Jul 09, 2013
Jul 08, 2013
Great improvements to the camping area. Clean, quiet, very good staff.
Jul 08, 2013
Jul 08, 2013
Jul 08, 2013
Jul 08, 2013
Many nice shaded sites near river. A bit tight for larger units though. Friendly new owners making improvements including grass between sites.
Jul 08, 2013
Fun!
Jul 08, 2013
Reservation was screwed up, they wanted to put us in a site that you could barely get a tent on let alone an 23' camping trailer. We had to go up the road for one night. Then we were squeezed into a smaller site right below the highway. We had sap from the trees all over our RV and truck
Jul 07, 2013
Jul 07, 2013
We enjoyed our stay this past week, probably the 18th year we've been at this campground. We appreciate all the hosts did to make our stay good, and look forward to returning next year! Hot year makes for little lawn, so can't complain about our campsite - our lawn at home is struggling with the heat and lack of rain too.
Jul 06, 2013
The new owners have gone overboard to make our stay wonderful. The campground looks amazing with new electrical hooks ups and grassy areas. We were having trouble with the electrical hook up and the owner called in he electrician to make sure our stay was perfect. We have stay there tons of time before and with the last owner we were alittle scared!! But I can say we will be back lot more times
Jul 04, 2013
Get place to stay
Jul 04, 2013
Jul 03, 2013
localisé le long de la route et du chemin de fer, le caractère bucolique de ce KOA est complètement gaché. accueil peu chaleureux.
Jul 03, 2013
Everything was clean and convienent and staff was more than helpful. Look forward to doing more business in the rear area hopefully soon as after the Holiday will be researching numbers. The owners and staff rock. The people are incredible! will see y;all soon. Shan in Moab
Jul 03, 2013
Jul 03, 2013
Jul 02, 2013
The new owners are great and very helpful. It was hot and we were in #84 and the voltage was low (105v) which caused the air conditioners to not work well. The sites in this area seemed to be too close together and the fire pits were not really placed right.
Jul 02, 2013
We will be back!
Jul 02, 2013
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Jul 02, 2013
Had a nice time. KOA has had many improvements, very nice. Looking forward to staying again, hope to go back by the end of September.
Jul 01, 2013
Jul 01, 2013
This was a great campground! Very friendly people. The only things I didn't like were being next to the railroad tracks and the highway.
Jul 01, 2013
I believe that guests should be told it is very rude to walk through other guests camp sites. They pay for one site that does not give them free reign to tromp through other sites especially at meal time.
Jul 01, 2013
Jun 30, 2013
Loved it very nice would go out of my way to stay again great new owners.
Jun 30, 2013
This is one of the best KOAs anywhere, especially beautiful restrooms and showers! We used a "group" campsite, and it would be helpful to be able to arrange for power at such a site since there are almost always needs for a power hookup.
Jun 29, 2013
Jun 29, 2013
Jun 28, 2013
Jun 28, 2013
Staff is friendly.
Jun 27, 2013
Jun 27, 2013
The cabin was very nice. Loved that it had a bathroom in it. It was a little pricy but acceptable. The atmosphere was nice. The people were very nice and helpful. Loved the views. The bed was surprisingly comfortable. Will definitely return.
Jun 27, 2013
Although I can appreciate the improvements in progress at Lava Hot Springs, construction should have stopped much earlier in the evening. It was 10:30 before things started quieting down. We would not have stayed had we known those were the circumstances.
Jun 27, 2013
A young couple just took it over and are updating very nicely. Shower rooms are beautiful, and sites are being updated. Spots down by the river are really nice.
Jun 26, 2013
Jun 26, 2013
Its not a kid friendly campground. Need more kid things. Also there is a train that runs right by the campground every hour. Other than that it was ok.
Jun 25, 2013
It was great! The office to all the hosts were great !!

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