Picacho / Tucson NW KOA

18428 S. Picacho Hwy

Picacho, AZ 85141

Reserve: 800-562-4186

Info: 520-466-2966

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Campground Reviews

Dec 24, 2013
The facilites are clean and warm (on a cold night), the staff are very attentive and proactive. Frankie's Chuckwagon restaurant was excellent.
Dec 23, 2013
Great stay, will be going back ASAP!! Great sites, great food and GREAT staff!!

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Hurry back
Dec 23, 2013
Looked after us well. Had truck problems and they helped us get assisstance to fix problem.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

That's what we're here for. Loved having you stay with us.
Dec 18, 2013
still need wifi in the sites
Dec 17, 2013
Dec 14, 2013
Facility and people were great, I'm in a tent and it gets a little spendy. Was going to try to spend the winter camping -- can't afford that.
Dec 12, 2013
Dec 12, 2013
Well maintained and friendly staff. We'll be back.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

We hope you come back many times.
Dec 07, 2013
Very helpful and pleasant staff.
Dec 07, 2013
beautiful view from overnight campsite

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Come back soon
Dec 05, 2013
This is an AWESOME KOA! We had a great time there. They make you feel at home and entire place is well kept. The K9 park is the biggest I have seen at any KOA and very dog friendly. Frankie's Chuck Wagon Steak house is open Dec-April and highly recommended great food!!!! Overall it's the best Kampground I have been to so far:) I will go back for sure they treat ya like family!!!

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

These 2 girls are some of the nicest campers we have ever had. We consider them family and cannot wait for them to come back.
Dec 04, 2013
very good campground with desert atmosphere and extremely good camp personnel, will recomend this highly. we enjoyed the cattle and horses next door.
Dec 04, 2013
The person on the phone helping me with the reservation was incredibly helpful and cheery. The Kampground was clean, great bathrooms, easy to get to.
Dec 02, 2013
Dec 02, 2013
Best showers I've ever seen at a campground! The only complaint I have about it is the location; a few miles away from the highway and those hourly freight trains always blowing their whistles would make a world of difference. But... when tired enough, one can sleep through anything.
Dec 02, 2013
It was a quick stay, on our way to Thanksgiving with family in New Mexico, and everyone was so friendly and courteous, we decided to stop again on the way home.
Dec 01, 2013
stayed 3 days great place wide spaces friendly helpful staff. will stay again

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Can't wait to have you stay with us again.
Nov 30, 2013
Nov 27, 2013
Just overnight, but the staff was great! Restrooms were clean. I would stop there again.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Please come back many times
Nov 26, 2013
The campground caretakers were extremely nice, however 30 plus dollars to set up my tent on some grass is a criminal fee. I arrived at night, prices were not posted, and I was just tent camping. I could have stayed at a motel for 30 dollars. Not a positive experience in that regard, but I will stress that the hosts were very, very nice people.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Our prices are inline with the state park. We will take a reservation for no charge and the state park charges $5.00 to take an online reservation. We have food to your site, a pool, clean warm restrooms. Our goal is to make stays Great.
Nov 24, 2013
Very quiet & clean. We especially appreciated the food that management delivered to us.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Happy to make your stay a great experience
Nov 21, 2013
Great stay, clean and friendly staff
Nov 21, 2013
Cutest cosy cabin we have stayed in. Staff was so helpful in a stressful situation. I am a light sleeper, didn't hear noise at all. Liked the cacti.
Nov 21, 2013
Nov 19, 2013
We liked this park. It was a spur of the moment choice to add to our travels to Mesa. We took the scenic Rout via Florence AZ. Beautiful desert.
Nov 18, 2013
Everyone was really friendly and inviting. The grounds were beautiful and well kept and the Kabin we stayed in was the best we ever experienced. It was like sleeping in your own bedroom. Great time.
Nov 16, 2013
Enjoyable every time we pass through. Especially like the dog park area and the wonderful friendliness of the owners...

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Enjoyable for us when you pass through
Nov 14, 2013
Really friendly. Super pool. Noisy trains. Great getaway! Shopping 20 miles off.
Nov 14, 2013
A nice CG and extremely helpful and pleasant staff. We enjoyed our stay.
Nov 13, 2013
Really great, friendly people. Great facility and military clean :). I'd live there if I could.

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We enjoyed having you here playing cards with us. Come back soon
Nov 12, 2013
Friendly people. Helpful staff. Great dog park.
Nov 11, 2013
Nov 08, 2013
A lovely desert campground with beautiful cactus and shade trees. The owners and staff go far beyond expectation to provide a great camping experience. Great sandwiches delivered to campsites! Love this campground!
Nov 08, 2013
This is an incredible camp. Everyone, staff and campers, are very warm, friendly and helpful. I'm headed back next week for an extended stay as I miss the people.
Nov 06, 2013
I really enjoyed my stay in Picacho. Dean and his wife were wonderful. Dean helped me set up my tent and he even delivered my dinner ! I built a nice campfire and went to sleep under the stars. Everything was neat and clean. VERY well taken care of. Thank you !!!!!
Nov 05, 2013
Clean restrooms, nice dog park, & friendly staff. Easy in and out for one night stay.
Nov 04, 2013
Very pleasant stay at a nice campground. Facilities are excellent and the hosts and all the campground staff were very friendly and helpful. our dog loved Kamp K9 and we had a hard time getting him out of there.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Thank you so much. We love our K-9 kamp!
Nov 04, 2013
Staff friendly & helpful, nice campground with trees. BUT Internet is NOT available at individual sites, only at the clubhouse which closes at 7pm. This should have been mentioned in the directory. Rating 10 only if internet at sites.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Good point. No wifi to your site will be mentioned in the next directory. Thank you for your suggestion.
Nov 03, 2013
This is a great KOA! Friendly owners and the bathrooms are very clean with large showers.
Nov 03, 2013
Great hamburger.
Nov 03, 2013
Nov 02, 2013
very friendly people there
Oct 31, 2013
Oct 29, 2013
Oct 28, 2013
It was the BEST KOA Cabin that we have ever stayed in. The cabin was cozy and very clean - finished with extra touches for added comfort. The whole park was extremely clean & nice - bath house was spotless.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

It is so nice to have someone happy with the result of the work we put into our campground. Hope they come back many times.
Oct 26, 2013
In the KOA magazine it said there was a restaurant onsite. When we arrived we were told it would not open until December 1. Also the wi-fi was very poor at our site. So poor we could not access it. Also the landscaping needs to be made much, much better.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

We offer food to your site. The "magazine" states wifi not wifi at your site. Landscaping is desert and lovely.
Oct 24, 2013
Poorly run KOA. Piles of dead trees and branches laying around. Poor wifi. Could only use at the office. Would not stay here again nor would I recommend.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Better if he stays somewhere he is comfortable.
Oct 23, 2013
This is the best KOA we've ever stayed at! And, the different cacti. It reminded you of a botanical garden.
Oct 21, 2013
very very clean inside and out Frank and Jerry were great.So was their food .
Oct 21, 2013
The best pool of all KOAs. Not the size, but the temperature! Great camping sink, super showers. We will come back!

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