Santa Cruz / Monterey Bay KOA

1186 San Andreas Road

Watsonville, CA 95076

Reserve: 800-562-7701

Info: 831-722-0551

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Campground Reviews

Nov 13, 2013
Extremely clean sites and tons of family activities and amenities. Fantastic sites with fire rings and tables...loved it!
Nov 13, 2013
Very kid friendly, extremely clean, excellent staff and great location.
Nov 13, 2013
Always have a fantastic time!
Nov 13, 2013
Nov 13, 2013
We stayed by the beach sand area with the bouncer. Worked out great since we had young kids with us. When we don't have kids with us we will stay at a more quiet area. The kids loved it!
Nov 13, 2013
The campsites are improving daily. We had the best site yet. The facility has come a long way since our first stay in 1995. Kids love the bounce. Can't say enough good things about this KOA
Nov 13, 2013
The KOA itself was very nice. Being it was off season and half empty they could have put us in a slot that wasn't next to loud construction etc. There were tons of empty slots avail.
Nov 12, 2013
Nov 12, 2013
This was our first stay at a KOA. Nice, clean campground. Very friendly and helpful staff. Lots of activities for the kids. Will definitely go back.
Nov 12, 2013
Fantastic! Our home away from home. Karin
Nov 12, 2013
Did not bring our grandkids, but will definitely do so next time. Great place for a family reunion or large camping get together
Nov 12, 2013
Nov 12, 2013
outstanding! Nice Clean Restrooms And Friendly, Helpful Staff. The Rec Room Restroom Could Use More Attention.
Nov 12, 2013
The cabin was surprisingly very comfortable, amenities to the camp were great, staff were very accomodating!
Nov 12, 2013
Need more lighting throughout the camp sites, we went for a walk at night with a dog and it was pitch black and the kids got scared. Also, the play ground area needs lighting, at least until 8/9pm.
Nov 12, 2013
Thoroughly enjoyed our stay!! Even though we are elderly and this KOA is programmed for families with children we loved our stay. Clean and very courteous staff! So looking forward to return with my family and grandchildren .
Nov 11, 2013
Nov 11, 2013
Nov 11, 2013
Great family campground if you are taking children with you. A little to noisy and crowded for our taste. The sites are very close together. Will not be returning.
Nov 11, 2013
Always a great stay!
Nov 11, 2013
We had a super time. Thanks for providing a safe fun environment.
Nov 11, 2013
The entire campsite was spotless, and the staff were very friendly and helpful.
Nov 08, 2013
Clean and well cared for. Lots of trees. A real campground not just a parking lot.
Nov 07, 2013
Our stay was way above our expectations. Super clean restrooms. And if i knew before hand that the showers were so nice I would of used them .Staff was always cleaning the grounds. And exstreamly friendly . Will defiantly seek out KOA'S
Nov 06, 2013
Wonderful staff. A lot of fun activities for kids over special Halloween weekend!
Nov 06, 2013
There were so many things to do with the kids. The cabins and tent sites were clean and orderly. The staff was so helpful!
Nov 06, 2013
Family loved it! Super friendly staff and great location. We will be back!
Nov 06, 2013
the lots we were given were very bad, these lots were on dirt.
Nov 06, 2013
Nov 05, 2013
Nov 05, 2013
This KOA is nice enough. But the cabins and campsites are very close together with no trees and very little privacy. Also, though they claim they offer free wi-fi, we could not get it to work at all. When we mentioned this to the camp hosts, they just shrugged and said they had been aware of the problem for a while but could not figure out how to fix it (yet they still advertise free wi-fi).
Nov 05, 2013
This was our first time staying in an Airstream Trailer. It was really convenient compared to how we use to camp using a tent. The staff was friendly. The campgrounds were well kept. Pets were not allowed in the Airstream which I can understand but for some reason, the Airstream Trailer next to ours had a huge dog. Other than that, everything was a blast!!! We would definitely come again!!!
Nov 05, 2013
Nov 05, 2013
We always have such a great time when we camp at the Santa Cruz KOA. There's so much to keep the kids busy and still relaxing enough for the adults.
Nov 05, 2013
Nov 05, 2013
Very friendly team at KOA! This is our "go to" place for a great time.
Nov 04, 2013
Great campground for families, the kids were entertained all day long between the jumpy pillow, train, climbing trees, playground and pool. The beach is very close and the kids enjoyed that too. Even our dog had fun!
Nov 04, 2013
Nov 04, 2013
We had a great time. The only thing is I would have liked if there was some supervision by a KOA employee at the bounce pillow area. There was a large group of people and there were some rowdy boys that were making it difficult for the younger children to enjoy themselves.
Nov 04, 2013
Kids love it employees are great !
Nov 04, 2013
Friendly staff and great facilities
Nov 04, 2013
This is the second time we have stayed at this KOA. We came in with a large group, and the staff was great. The kids always had something to keep them busy, and the grounds were very clean! Thanks for a great weekend!
Nov 04, 2013
Nov 04, 2013
This was our first time camping as a family and we would definitely come back!!! We had a blast
Nov 04, 2013
We enjoyed the friendly atmosphere. The pool & spa were wonderful. Manresa beach was a short bike ride away. Hot showers & friendly staff. It was a great time. Thanks.
Nov 04, 2013
I called made a reservation and the staff was very knowledgeable and friendly on the phone when I got there and I was greeted with a smille and a hello welcome. the campground was clean fairly quiet for such a busy weekend. My fiancé and I had a great night camping I appreciate all the hard work that goes into a campground thank you and keep it up! ")
Nov 03, 2013
The people at the office were very friendly and helpful.
Nov 03, 2013
3rd time staying there. Added a person for last night that would camp before who also loved and wants to go back. Nice clean restrooms
Nov 02, 2013
Stay was great but booking Halloween weekend for 2014 was horrible. Last thing I want to do while I'm at KOA is get up at 6AM to book for next year
Nov 02, 2013

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