South Padre Island KOA

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Reserve: 800-562-9724

Info: 956-761-5665

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1 Padre Blvd

South Padre Island, TX 78597

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Camper Rating 4.5 out of 5

Based on 1000 Reviews

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Fun things to do on the island in September Photo

Fun things to do on the island in September

  • At the South Padre Island KOA, join us on Labor Day Weekend for s'mores, crafts, ice cream sundaes, and movies under the stars.
  • Stay fit with aerobics, pool aerobics, Zumba, and Aqua Zumba at our KOA.
  • Fireworks on the Bay, Louie's Backyard, Labor Day Weekend at 9:15 PM.
  • Bands on the Beach, Clayton's, live music and fireworks every Friday and Saturday at 9:15 PM.
  • Rio Grande Valley Fishing & Hunting Expo, 9/2-9/4, Convention Ctr.
  • World Shorebirds Day, 9/3, SPI Birding & Nature Ctr.
  • Spazmatics, Louie's, 9/4.
  • SPI Fall Adopt-a-Beach Cleanup, 9/24, Access #3.
  • Crab Races at the Quarterdeck Lounge at the Island Grand on Wednesdays at 7 PM.
  • Also, the Farmers Market every Sunday just north of the Convention Center at 11 AM.
  • Check for more event details at www.sopadre.com.

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At our KOA...Tom's Zumba every Tues. & Thurs. at 10 AM Photo

At our KOA...Tom's Zumba every Tues. & Thurs. at 10 AM

Don't miss our weekly Zumba Parties! Everyone welcome. Bring plenty of water and your smiles and enthusiasm. It's fantastic and it's free. Forty-five minutes of fun. Suitable for first timers or Zumba fanatics. This Latin dance party is fun for everyone. No pressure. No judging. Just FUN. It is exercise in disguise. Join Tom and Stacie each week for a class that will have you rockin'. No experience required. Everyone welcome!

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At our KOA...Aqua Zumba with Tom!  Tuesdays at 2 PM. Photo

At our KOA...Aqua Zumba with Tom! Tuesdays at 2 PM.

It's wet. It's wild. It's Aqua Zumba! Join us at our KOA pool every Tuesday at 2 PM for some splashy fun. Pool is heated in winter. Free to all our KOA guests. Bring your towel, water shoes (or a pair of socks), and a bottle of water. It's exercise in disguise. Please note: sometimes classes are held on Sundays. Please check at office for details.

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At our KOA...Mary aerobics (M/W/F, floor-7:30 AM; pool-9 AM) Photo

At our KOA...Mary aerobics (M/W/F, floor-7:30 AM; pool-9 AM)

Join Mary for KOA Aerobics every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. The floor aerobics start at 7:30 AM and the pool aerobics start at 9:00 AM. It's fun and it's free to our KOA campers!

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South Padre Island featured in the Active Times Photo

South Padre Island featured in the Active Times

Looking for the best beaches for holidays? We are on the list! 
http://www.theactivetimes.com/content/best-beaches-labor-day/slide-8

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SPI KOA featured in Most Luxurious RV Camps in America Photo

SPI KOA featured in Most Luxurious RV Camps in America

https://camera-source.com/blog/most-luxurious-rv-camps-in-america

We are so happy to announce that we made the list of the Most Luxurious RV Camps in America!

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Check out this blog featuring the South Padre KOA Photo

Check out this blog featuring the South Padre KOA

Check out this fantastic blog feature by Mommy Snippets Photo

Check out this fantastic blog feature by Mommy Snippets

We top the list for best beaches (MySanAntonio.com)! Photo

We top the list for best beaches (MySanAntonio.com)!

Here's what they are saying about our beaches online!

"The sparkling jewel of Texas beaches, South Padre is known for the Coast's whitest sand and bluest waves" http://m.mysanantonio.com/lifestyle/travel-outdoors/article/12-Texas-beaches-for-that-sand-and-surf-glow-6360562.php

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SPI KOA one of top 5 RV Parks in Texas on About.com Photo

SPI KOA one of top 5 RV Parks in Texas on About.com

We are proud to be featured as one of the top five Texas RV parks that you must visit by About.com. Check it out.http://rvtravel.about.com/od/State-by-State-RVing-Guide/fl/5-Texas-RV-Parks-You-Must-Visit.htm

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Check out this high flying SPI video! Photo

Check out this high flying SPI video!

It's easy to see why we love this island!

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SPI KOA featured in Yahoo Travel! Photo

SPI KOA featured in Yahoo Travel!

https://www.yahoo.com/travel/copy-most-searched-rv-spots-112548624157.html?soc_src=mags&soc_trk=ma

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Find out more about KOA Care Camps with this video Photo

Find out more about KOA Care Camps with this video

You can make a difference in the life of a child with cancer. Donate to KOA Care Camps.
https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=SQQpYnJSO-s

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Curious about our condos, check out this video... Photo

Curious about our condos, check out this video...

Fun things to do in our area! Photo

Fun things to do in our area!

http://www.thingstodosouthpadreisland.com/

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Check out this blog post by Danell Lynn Photo

Check out this blog post by Danell Lynn

We were pleased to host Danell Lynn in a cabin on her journey of "1 bike, 1 year, all 50 states & Canada."

Here is her blog. Check it out.

https://danelllynn.wordpress.com/2014/11/24/south-padre-island-tx/

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Play & stay at KOAs at events all over Texas Photo

Play & stay at KOAs at events all over Texas

Check out this blog to find out all the fun things that you can do throughout the state of Texas. From north to south to east to west, there are many KOAs in Texas for your convenience. http://texaskoas.wordpress.com/

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Texas Highways list of top 40 Destinations: SPI is #19 Photo

Texas Highways list of top 40 Destinations: SPI is #19

Check out this article! Texas Highways has included us on their list of top 40 destinations! Here is a sample:
"But theres no substitute for a visit to the lanky barrier island, with attractions both urban and pristine. South Padre Island is a hotbed of beach culture with lodging, dining, nightlife, and watersports."

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SPI makes the list of America's Best Beaches-Travel Channel Photo

SPI makes the list of America's Best Beaches-Travel Channel

Of course, we already knew that we had some of the best beaches in America, but now everybody knows! Who says you need a passport in search of turquoise waters and pristine shores? The US lays claim to some of the best beaches in the world.Check out the article from the Travel Channel. South Padre Island is photo number 4!
http://www.travelchannel.com/interests/beaches/photos/best-american-beaches

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Check out our weather on South Padre Island! Photo

Check out our weather on South Padre Island!

SPI makes Yahoo's list of "Seven Beach Towns for Singles" Photo

SPI makes Yahoo's list of "Seven Beach Towns for Singles"

SPI featured in a very cool video, One Day On Earth. Photo

SPI featured in a very cool video, One Day On Earth.

Take a look at this video. It focuses on the people, nature, and places that represent eco-tourism in South Padre Island.

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South Padre Island is Totally Beachin'.  Check this out. Photo

South Padre Island is Totally Beachin'. Check this out.

South Padre Island is only a half-mile wide at its widest point, which means you are always just steps away from the beach and world class activities. Named Best for Birders in the Best Beaches in America list by Men's Journal 2014, Sea Turtle, Inc. was named Best Kids Attractions in the U.S. in 2014 by Gogobot's Travelers' Favorites Awards. SPI named Most Accessible Beach by Texas Land Commission in 2014. Named to TripAdvisor's List of Top 25 Beaches in the U.S. and listed as TripAdvisor's top five vacation rental hot spots. Come see for yourself!

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Yahoo Travel-SPI listed as America's Best Beach for Birders Photo

Yahoo Travel-SPI listed as America's Best Beach for Birders

Check out photo number 11 on the Yahoo Travel slideshow of the 20 best beaches in America and you will find our very own South Padre Island as Best for Birders! Men's Journal has featured 20 American beaches and we are very proud to have been included in the list.
http://travel.yahoo.com/photos/the-20-best-beaches-in-america-1395365438-slideshow/the-20-best-beaches-in-america-photo-1395365311009.html?soc_src=sh

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Check out TripAdvisor's list of things to do on SPI Photo

Check out TripAdvisor's list of things to do on SPI

Looking for fun on the island. TripAdvisor has some great suggestions.

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Check out this KOA themed music video by Kacey Musgraves Photo

Check out this KOA themed music video by Kacey Musgraves

KOA is A-OK in this cool music video! Hey, "if I can't bring you to my house, I'll bring my house to you"!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxQTsp9if1M&feature=share&list=UUosnVpvQYMR58p8A8tBY-dw&index=7

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MotorHome Magazine features SPI and our KOA! Photo

MotorHome Magazine features SPI and our KOA!

Have you seen the recent edition of MotorHome Magazine? There is a wonderful article about our island and the South Padre Island KOA is a featured item. Check it out!
http://www.motorhome.com/motorhome-travel/south-padre-wild/

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Check out this review on CampedThere.com Photo

Check out this review on CampedThere.com

Thanks to ksjerram for this review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay. Please come visit again soon!

"My favorite of all campgrounds" http://www.campedthere.com/Lodging_Profile.asp?Client_ID=CL2393

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Check out this blog post on Red Rover Camping Photo

Check out this blog post on Red Rover Camping

We love to welcome our Winter Texan guests! Please check out this blog on warm destinations. The South Padre Island KOA is one of the featured parks.

http://www.redrovercamping.com/winter-camping-part-i-warm-destinations

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Our cool water tank condos are featured in Texas Highways! Photo

Our cool water tank condos are featured in Texas Highways!

Did you know that we have some of the most unique lodging anywhere...condos inside a former 330,000 gallon water tank? Check out the article on South Padre Island in the Texas Highways magazine for more info.

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CNN names South Padre Island as a can't miss US beach! Photo

CNN names South Padre Island as a can't miss US beach!

Check out number 10 on this list of can't miss U.S. beaches from CNN. http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/20/travel/best-beaches-follow/?hpt=hp_c4

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Have you seen our LOFT DELUXE CABINS (they sleep eight)! Photo

Have you seen our LOFT DELUXE CABINS (they sleep eight)!

Our popular Loft Deluxe Cabins sleep 8 people. They are new and improved and ready for your reservation. 2 bedrooms (one w/ queen, one w/ bunks), a futon sleeper, & loft mattresses. Full Bath, full size fridge, microwave, cooktop. These units are popular and they sell out FAST, so call at your earliest convenience at 800-562-9724.

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Year Round Waterpark attractions at SPI Schlitterbahn Beach Hotel, now Open! Photo

Year Round Waterpark attractions at SPI Schlitterbahn Beach Hotel, now Open!

Did you know that the South Padre Schlitterbahn Beach Hotel and NEW year-round Waterpark is NOW OPEN?
Enjoy the full service resort hotel, restaurants, rooftop Sea4ever Bar, water slides, pools, and more!
http://www.schlitterbahn.com/spi/resort

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Attention Divers! Texas Clipper featured in Scuba Diving Mag Photo

Attention Divers! Texas Clipper featured in Scuba Diving Mag

Guess who is featured in Scuba Diving Magazine as one of the 50 Stellar American Dive Sites. It is the USTS Texas Clipper off the coast of South Padre Island. At 473 feet long, this 1997 purpose- sunk wreck is the third largest in the U.S. The massive wreck attracts passing pelagics everything from whale sharks to sunfish to hammerheads. Currents permitting, this dive is open to those of all experience levels; depths range from 60 to 130 feet. Come see us at the South Padre Island KOA and experience this unique dive.

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Check us out on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. Photo

Check us out on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.

Keep informed about upcoming events at our KOA and on South Padre Island, check out photos, videos, and more. Like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/southpadrekoa
Follow us on Twitter at https://www.twitter.com/southpadrekoa
View our videos at https://www.youtube.com/southpadrekoa

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South Padre Island in the News!  Summer lasts all year long. Photo

South Padre Island in the News! Summer lasts all year long.

Check out this article! South Padre Island is featured in this Fox News list of islands where summer lasts all year long!
http://www.foxnews.com/travel/2012/11/20/8-us-islands-where-summer-lasts-all-year-long/

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Woodall's ratings are in-the South Padre KOA is in the top 4%! Photo

Woodall's ratings are in-the South Padre KOA is in the top 4%!

Woodall's has rated our park as among the Best of the Best! Our park is one of only 333 listed in the Woodall's North American Campground Directory to attain Woodall's highest 5W rating in both Facilities and Recreation! This select group represents less than 4% of the privately owned parks included in the most recent edition.

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Did you know that you can reserve your site or cabin online? Photo

Did you know that you can reserve your site or cabin online?

With KOA's online reservation system, you no longer have to pick up the phone and call the front desk. Instead, simply follow the steps on our web page and book an RV site or a deluxe cabin (waterfront, studio, loft lodge, or condo) for your South Padre vacation! Of course, we are also happy to help you by phone at 800-562-9724.

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Featured as one of top 25 parks in Texas by Texas Outside Photo

Featured as one of top 25 parks in Texas by Texas Outside

Texas Outside has chosen the South Padre Island KOA as one of its top 25 parks in Texas. Here is the list of parks

http://www.texasoutside.com/txorails/public/reviews/campground_favorite

Here is their complete review of our facility

http://www.texasoutside.com/txorails/public/reviews/show_campground/320

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SPI KOA Care Camps auction featured in the Port Isabel Press Photo

SPI KOA Care Camps auction featured in the Port Isabel Press

Check out pages 1 and 9 to read all about our January KOA Care Camps auction and raffle. Because of the generosity of our guests and of the local community, we were able to raise over $5000 for the kids with cancer. Check out the article http://etypeservices.com/CurrentPDF.aspx?Magazine=44477&Company=PIPRESS1

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Deviled Egg recipes from the SPI KOA featured in RVCookingShow! Photo

Deviled Egg recipes from the SPI KOA featured in RVCookingShow!

Our annual Deviled Egg Contest is always an inventive display and a fun time. Check out some of the recipes at the RV Cooking Show blog- http://ow.ly/1uwBh
Also, you can see the YouTube video of our contest-
http://youtu.be/octQpNi5Rd4

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Recycling now available at the South Padre Island KOA. Photo

Recycling now available at the South Padre Island KOA.

Join the kamp green revolution. Guests may now recycle their aluminum cans and plastic bottles at our KOA. Bins are located near the ice machine.

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Free island transportation on SPI Metro shuttle. Photo

Free island transportation on SPI Metro shuttle.

We now have a shuttle stop right at our KOA entrance! The shuttle is free and it's a great way to get all over the island and beaches and over to Port Isabel. Check by our office for a schedule and info.

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