Santa Cruz / Monterey Bay KOA

1186 San Andreas Road

Watsonville, CA 95076

Reserve: 800-562-7701

Info: 831-722-0551

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Oct 15, 2013
we had so much fun with the kids. This is an awesome place for families! We will definitely be back soon.
Oct 15, 2013
Will be back for family reunion next year 3 lodges and an rv site
Oct 15, 2013
This place was crazy! It is Not camping at all. Freeway sounds, kids everywhere, no views, crowded. We left Sunday morning and did not stay the full 2 nights and went somewhere else. I work too hard to sit in a parking lot with a bunch of other people's kids on my time off!!
Oct 14, 2013
We were disappointed to see the game room near the jumper was closed through Halloween. Otherwise, it was a great trip!
Oct 14, 2013
As always...Lace made our stay perfect!
Oct 14, 2013
Staff was very courteous and friendly! Only negative: Checkout time is too early. Even expensive hotels allow for a two-hour late checkout without a ($25) service fee.
Oct 14, 2013
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at your KOA. There were so many things for kids of all ages. We were able to enjoy the best of both worlds ...a camp-like environment with all the modern amenities. Our two children were so sad to leave and we are already planning our next visit.
Oct 14, 2013
Nice peaceful place to stay. The facilities were great, and the staff was helpful and courteous. One of my favorite places!
Oct 14, 2013
Great first KOA campground to stay for a couple of days!
Oct 14, 2013
Loved the hot tub and bouncy pillow!
Oct 14, 2013
Oct 13, 2013
Didn't care for the pull thru site I chose on-line so wanted to change to closer to the jump pillow and staff was more than accommodating. Love staying here!!!!!
Oct 13, 2013
Oct 13, 2013
This was our first stay at a KOA with our new RV. The staff are so friendly and helpful. The grounds were very clean and so many activities for family and kids. We will go back for sure. Thank you KOA Santa Cruz/ Monterey, you Rock !
Oct 08, 2013
Oct 08, 2013
The staff at this KOA made all of the difference in addition to the excellent facilities and location.
Oct 07, 2013
Oct 07, 2013
We have stayed before and are already reservedto be back soon.
Oct 07, 2013
Oct 07, 2013
Our family loves KOA Santa Cruz/Monterey Bay!
Oct 07, 2013
high price but great otherwise. Price will make me try other places. my price was 85, would prefer 60's.
Oct 07, 2013
Your campground is very nice and clean. However it is very highly overpriced. We are staying in a campground on the beach in Pismo Beach with all the amenities anyone could ask for and the rate for 2 adults, no pets including tax is $48.84Your park cost us $69.06 and that was with $10.00 off for our VK Reward. Price gouging and totally ridiculous. Would not recommend to anyone.
Oct 05, 2013
The sewer dump connection was to high, I had to raise my dump hose several times to get all my tanks empty. The fact that the front desk didn't know what they were doing and in the middle of dinner they requested my presence at the office because I was on my 2nd day, when I supposedly only paid for 1. Showing my receipt for 2 days paid, they said employee error, thank you, dinner is cold.
Oct 05, 2013
Great place
Oct 05, 2013
Rien a redire, 3 nuits superbes. Pace de jeux pour enfants superbe
Oct 03, 2013
Oct 03, 2013
Our stay was awesome! Wonderful and helpful staff, safe, clean and we'll maintained campsites / RV sites. We look forward to visiting again soon!
Oct 02, 2013
We really enjoyed our stay with the kids. The only thing that I would suggest is to have more times for the train and the cocoanut tree. We never had the chance to try the tree. Also, the park is very nice I do like all the changes that have been made for the exception of the paths to the restrooms and the play area. I felt funny walking through other sites otherwise everything was great.
Oct 01, 2013
We really enjoyed our stay and was impressed how often our garbage was pick up by the road. Thank you.
Oct 01, 2013
We had a great time. Would have been nice if there were activities planned during our stay, but I guess things are different in the off season.
Sep 30, 2013
A lot of fun. Campsite was too hard to pitch the tent, so we had to order a cabin, which was costly and unanticipated. Campsites are way too small. Pool, kids activities, bike rentals were lots of fun. Fun place to camp
Sep 30, 2013
Our family had a great time. We had our 2 year old grandson in the cabin next door to our RV site. He enjoyed riding his trike and we were extremely careful while he was riding to watch for traffic. The only thing that I might suggest is that somehow speed rules of 5 mph be enforced. There was only about 4 ft from their bottom step to the street. Many cars moved way too fast. Will be back. Thanks
Sep 30, 2013
We often come to this KOA because it is so kid friendly! The staff is amazing and always goes above and beyond.
Sep 30, 2013
This was our first time staying in a KOA. I'm glad this was our first because everything about this campground impressed us. We camped with our four yr. grandson in our trailer. This is the perfect campground for children of all ages. There was so much to do. Our grandson played miniature golf for first time, and ping pong. He loved the giant jumping pillow, and riding his bike around the park
Sep 30, 2013
Sep 30, 2013
great for family's and kids
Sep 28, 2013
We had a really great time and we noticed all the upgrades you did to the camp sites great job ! We'll be there next year for sure ,hopefully we'll have our two year old grandson . Thanks again
Sep 28, 2013
clean welcoming spaces, helpful experienced staff well organized, many family activities, impressive improvement to the grounds...can't wait to return for our next camping trip
Sep 26, 2013
Sep 26, 2013
The staff was wonderful. The park is well maintained the only downside is that the sites are on the small side.
Sep 26, 2013
Sep 25, 2013
Sep 24, 2013
Our favorite campground!! Only concern is that the WiFi does not work at all sites. Office said "sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't"..It should work as advertised...especially for the premium rates charged.
Sep 24, 2013
Sep 23, 2013
Our church group had a fabulous time at the KOA. Lots of fun options for kids and adults of all ages. Giving a 4 star this time because the bathrooms weren't as clean as usual. It was a busy weekend but in the past I have seen more workers keeping up with the restrooms. At times seat covers were empty and sinks dirty. However garbage pick up from golf cart workers was great!
Sep 23, 2013
Great place to stay, especially if you have kids. The largest play structure I have ever scene and the bouncing pillow were awesome. Great emeneties, restrooms were large, clean and plenty of hot water. Also centrally located to Santa Cruz and Monterey. I will definitely be returning.
Sep 23, 2013
If you're looking for somewhere to stay and relax this is not the place. If you're looking for a place to keep the kids busy while the adults drink, party, and play loud music til 10pm at night, then this is for you.
Sep 23, 2013
Sep 23, 2013
All staff were polite and the camp was clean. FDR was especially helpful. He should be commended for his teamwork attitude and willingness to go the extram mile for customers
Sep 22, 2013

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