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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Jul 25, 2013
This is a nice campground beautiful trees nice river sites. However when I made my reservation I told them my length 36ft and asked if I would be able to keep my truck attached they said it would be no problem. When I arrived my site was way undersized for a 32 foot RV. I was lucky to fit in it without damaging my unit and others. KOA's mistake. The bathrooms were also not great.
Jul 24, 2013
Jul 24, 2013
Very noisy (trains & trucks) and cramped. Site extremely narrow.
Jul 24, 2013
The staff were super friendly & helpful and it was clean but the location of this campground is horrible. Trains were screeching down the hill all night so we were woken numerous times and the garbage cans were right beside us and a garbage truck came to empty them at 6:45am, waking us all up yet again. I would not stay here again nor recommend it to anyone who wants to sleep at night.
Jul 24, 2013
We had a great stay at your campground. Your facilities were great.
Jul 24, 2013
We were on the best sites... 14 and 15. These are perfect for our large family and right on the river. We had a great time running the river!
Jul 24, 2013
Really enjoyed our stay there. Very clean campground!
Jul 24, 2013
Le KOA avait fait une erreur avec notre réservation et disait que c'était de notre faute. Ils voulaient nous charger pour la nuit mais c'était de leur faute. Il a fallu s'obstiner durant plus d'une heure pour qu'ils acceptent de ne pas nous charger. Les égouts ont mal fonctionnés. Il y a eu un problème d'eau. Le wifi ne fonctionnait pas bien. La machine a changé n'avait plus de change.
Jul 22, 2013
We enjoyed the many campground services and improvements.The staff was very accommodating as well as helpful. Bart & Connor, Paradise, Utah
Jul 22, 2013
The campground was fine, our site was great. However the undisclosed proximity to the highway and railroad tracks with trains running every 15 minutes and squeeling breaks to slow down made it IMPOSSIBLE to sleep. We did not stay the second night. We will return to Lava Hot Springs but not to KOA. It makes me leery of choosing a KOA againg so I won't be using any of your properties.
Jul 22, 2013
We stayed for 5 nights and had perfect service and enjoyed every aspect of the RV Park and personnel. We definitely will return there as often as possible. Thank you!
Jul 22, 2013
The ladies restroom had T-h-r-e-e stalls, which might not have been so bad, except the door in the middle would not shut, or stay shut, hampering ALL stalls. It wouldn't have taken much to move the frame back, making the stall useable without stress. Attention to detail. Not all sites had tables, mine was one of those. Being along the shore and the view with it was delightful!
Jul 22, 2013
it was awesome everyone was great to work with.will stay there again on our next outing to lava hot springs
Jul 22, 2013
New favorite place to take trailer. New owners are amazing, their employees are great too. Coffee goes fast in the morning.
Jul 21, 2013
The place was packed. Very clean. Our neighbors on both sides had camp fires and the wind was such that most of the smoke went into our camper. New owners and they have done a great job.
Jul 21, 2013
The employees were very friendly and nice. The noise was really bad though. The space we were in was right on the road and quiet hours were not followed or enforced. Also I didn't feel comfortable letting the kids ride their bikes because of the traffic. People drove very fast. We would not stay there again.
Jul 20, 2013
Jul 19, 2013
Friendly and helpful kamp host. Nice setting with many shade trees and a slow flowing river alongside. Would gladly recommend and return.
Jul 18, 2013
This is one of the best KOA (and other) RV Parks I have stayed in. Highly recommend!
Jul 16, 2013
Not very impressive for the price. I was told that I had two spots. But the one for my tow vehicle was always parked in by someone else. To me KOA.s are always over priced.
Jul 16, 2013
Jul 16, 2013
Not big rig capable . Sites not level premium site is a price rip-off
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
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
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 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
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.

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