Onawa / Blue Lake KOA

21788 Dogwood Avenue

Onawa, IA 51040-8665

Reserve: 800-562-4182

Info: 712-423-1633

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Campground Reviews

May 13, 2013
One of the best KOA's I have stayed at! Very friendly owner and staff. The campground as spotless. This KOA is our new weekend get-a-way. Dave
May 12, 2013
May 10, 2013
May 05, 2013
Apr 30, 2013
Oct 21, 2012
Oct 17, 2012
Always such a quiet and relaxing stay for our family. However, we'd appreciate the store being open at some point in the middle of the day...not only early and then again late...we had lunch needs one day and my daughter kept wanting to purchase snacks the other day.
Oct 17, 2012
We enjoyed our stay at the Onawa KOA. The owners were very cordial & helpful.
Oct 16, 2012
Oct 07, 2012
Beautiful setting!!!!!!!!!!
Oct 01, 2012
Fantastic. Only place we camp!
Sep 29, 2012
Sep 28, 2012
Sep 26, 2012
Sep 24, 2012
Sep 22, 2012
Could not access WiFi. Other guests had the same issue.
Sep 22, 2012
every other KOA we have stayed at provided a heater in our Kabin in we did a late night check-in. I did not know I had to ask for this and they did not leave a heater for us, knowing we were checking in late and it was a cold fall night. I went into the office the next day to say we froze all night long and the lady laughed and said "you should have cuddled together." She obviously did not care.
Sep 21, 2012
Sep 20, 2012
Staff was friendly and helpful. Sites however were poor, not level and roadways were poor and uneven with holes.
Sep 20, 2012
Sep 20, 2012
Very nicereception
Sep 18, 2012
campgrd very clean and area quiet staff polite and helpful
Sep 17, 2012
enjoyed the beauty of the lake only here for an overnight
Sep 17, 2012
Very nice campground on the lake. We stayed in a kabin - very clean/nice. Nice, friendly people. Loved it! Had a great time and plan on coming back many times.
Sep 16, 2012
Sep 15, 2012
Ony thing lacking was an enclosed dog run. I travel with a greyhound, who is very mild and loves to sleep. But at least once a day he loves to run around. Lots of nice space-wouldn't take much to make a dog run. Thanks.
Sep 14, 2012
We stayed a second night here. It was so peaceful,clean and friendly.
Sep 09, 2012
The internet connection was very poor which was very deceaving! Otherwise it was good.
Sep 09, 2012
Nice grounds!
Sep 07, 2012
Friendly people, clean facility, we will be back.
Sep 07, 2012
THE LAKE BANK IS GETTING BAD IT NEEDS TO BE ROPED OFF IN SOME PLACES.ALSO THE DOCKS NEED TO BE LOOK AT FOR REPAIRS.
Sep 06, 2012
Enjoyed our stay at Onawa/Blue Lake,IA. Really appreciate the friendly staff!
Sep 04, 2012
Everyone was friendly and helpful. The site was level and easy to access. We'll stay there again if our travels pass that way.
Sep 04, 2012
Sep 04, 2012
Great place to camp! Super clean bathrooms. Nice playground and pool. Very friendly staff.
Sep 04, 2012
1st stay ever at a KOA. Had a very pleasant stay. The kids loved the pool and arcade. The bathrooms and showers so clean.
Sep 02, 2012
Great location, super friendly!
Sep 01, 2012
Aug 31, 2012
Friendly staff - good location. Quiet place. Problems with Wifi, but we appreciated the facilities which were very clean. Laundry expensive though. Too bad the 'long term' guests are parked so close to those of us overnighting. There are squirrels in the Park and our dog barked at them creating an issue for someone taking a mid-day nap.
Aug 31, 2012
Terrific help in making future reservations. Lovely surroundings. Spotless restrooms. Best ever is the pizza delivered to the campsite from the camp store.
Aug 30, 2012
Aug 27, 2012
ARE STAY WAS GREAT !!!! THE CLEANEST RESTROOMS/SHOWERS I HAVE EVER SEEN-USED....THANK-YOU ....The Roebers ....
Aug 27, 2012
This was our first stay at a KOA. We had a great time! The cabins were great, my kids thought it was thier club house! The only thing I would complain about is the boat docks. They are in serious need of maintenance. They are almost to the point of being totally unsafe! Other than that, wonderful place! We can't wait to explore other KOAs! Thanks!
Aug 27, 2012
No cable TV nor was the wifi working. Okay, place was clean but at the end of a day on the road, these amenities are appreciated.
Aug 26, 2012
Very clean bathrooms. We had a nice site by the water. It was quiet. Very nice.
Aug 26, 2012
Aug 21, 2012
We had a very nice stay at this KOA. The bathrooms were exceptionaly clean. The owners and workers were very friendly and helpful. Staying by the lake was so relaxing and my husband caught a great many fish. We will stay there again if we are in the area.
Aug 19, 2012
Late arrival and one evening; very clean, pretty setting with nice people in charge. A pleasure to stay at.
Aug 19, 2012
Aug 18, 2012

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