Townsend / Great Smokies KOA

8533 State Highway 73

Townsend, TN 37882

Reserve: 800-562-3428

Info: 865-448-2241

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Sep 10, 2013
Sep 10, 2013
The staff was excellent. Gave some great tips on places to see out there. Clean and neat. Would definitely stay here again.
Sep 09, 2013
Sep 09, 2013
Nice place and convenient to the Park. Lots of campers with fires so it stayed pretty smokey most of the time. Very well stocked camp store. Kid's playground looked really nice and was being used a lot.
Sep 09, 2013
Sep 09, 2013
Sep 09, 2013
My family had a wonderful time, the kids activities were great. We really the playground, pool, and river. The campground was very well maintained and the employees very helpful and a delight to talk with. This is our favorite campground, thanks to KOA Townsend, TN staff!!
Sep 09, 2013
Had wonderful staff, great location, lots to do and our site(85) was very good! Love the new landscaping! We are already planning our next visit!
Sep 09, 2013
All around great camping.
Sep 09, 2013
Townsend KOA is a really great place. We have stayed there 3 or 4 times now. The area we were in is very close to adjacent sites. Nice pool, game area, store, excellent bath house, super staff. We enjoyed movie night Saturday evening. Had a water issue and they fixed it immediately! Had two new adult camper with us. I believe they are hooked. Had a blast...... again! Thank you!
Sep 09, 2013
Weliked it so much we rebooked another stay while there and friends who visited us booked a stay. The staff is great! Al was extremely helpful to me as we are new to camping and he escorted us to our site and went beyond expectations is assisting with setup. We loved it!
Sep 09, 2013
The staff was unbelievable nice and helpful
Sep 09, 2013
Sep 08, 2013
Excellent stay, friendly crew and fantastic setting....
Sep 07, 2013
We had a great time. Our site was roomy. We have one suggestion, a warning system for bad weather.
Sep 07, 2013
Nice facility especially with the restaurant and store close by. Very nice newer shower & washroom facility. We enjoyed the pool several times during our stay. The fire rings in some sites were in difficult locations for use and parking around.
Sep 05, 2013
Sep 04, 2013
Sep 04, 2013
We have been coming to that same campground for around 28 years for Labor Day.You have made several large improvements to the facilities that we really noticed.The sewer system was impressive and some of the other upgrades were also.Thank you for keeping the feeling of the old Little River.We love the family, out in the woods feeling we can get there. We'll be there next year, if not before.
Sep 03, 2013
Sep 03, 2013
We are usually state and county park campers. We have a 5th wheel. We could not find anything near Townsend TN that would fit that. So we stayed at the KOA there. It was a great experience and we would go back. A staffer guided me into our spot. The place was very clean and the staff very nice. Our spot was right on the river.
Sep 03, 2013
We were very disappointed with this campground. I stayed there many years ago as a child with my parents and loved it. I was looking toward to taking my children there. The campsites were extremely way to small. Campers were touching each other. I was in my bathroom and could here the people beside of us conversation. They could lean up against our camper while sitting on their picnic table.
Sep 03, 2013
Great customer service, friendly, good activities, and location for things to do. Some campsites very small and close to next camper. Bathrooms nice and clean but had to wait even for mens almost every time.
Sep 03, 2013
Pricy, pricy
Sep 01, 2013
This is my favorite KOA of all of the ones I have stayed in. The scenery is excellent and they are always making improvements to make it even better. They staff is extremely friendly and very helpful.
Aug 31, 2013
From the owner Mark, down to Jeremiah, Adam, Al & the ladies of the office - this is the nicest place. Our home away from home. See you all next month.
Aug 31, 2013
I found the staff to be really friendly and helpful.The bathrooms and showers were always clean. The landscaping of some of the sites was awesome and it was my understanding that the remaining sites would eventually be done as well if this is true and once complete i'm not sure you could find better!
Aug 30, 2013
Beautiful campground and wonderful staff
Aug 30, 2013
This was like a parking lot with gravel. We couldn't put out our awning because on how close the campers are. they had No parking area on your site.
Aug 30, 2013
The facilities are clean and well kept. Location is very convenient and staff is very pleasant.
Aug 29, 2013
Aug 27, 2013
everyone was very pleasant an d friendly and also helpful
Aug 26, 2013
We always have a great time at this campground. Mark and Jeremiah always make sure everything is perfect. This is the best campground we have ever stayed at.....
Aug 26, 2013
Clean and very kid friendly
Aug 26, 2013
We had such a wonderful weekend at your KOA in Townsend!! Every staff person is extremely friendly! The campground is so clean with so many activities to choose from! Thank you!!
Aug 26, 2013
Aug 26, 2013
The staff is always helpful and accomodating. They will go out of their way to amke sure you have a great stay. Full os smiles and waves, you feel like you are around family and friends.
Aug 26, 2013
Aug 25, 2013
The 400 character limit is not enough to explain how much we enjoyed this KOA. Beautiful riverfront campsites, super clean bathrooms, separate private (clean) showers, well maintained grounds, friendly staff, and a convenient arrangement for tubing the river. We will stay here again if we return to the Smokies!
Aug 23, 2013
friendly staff, great location and very clean facilitys and campgrounds
Aug 22, 2013
Staff was friendly. We like the fact it has a dog park to allow pets to run w/o a lease. Rates higher than the next door, however we can reserve a site w/o a 7 day reservation. Disappointed in the Wi-Fi. It was very weak and came and went. I rely on it for business.
Aug 21, 2013
We LOVED this campground! The only constructive criticism would be to not bury the firepits. It is so hard to maintain a good cooking fire when you can't get airflow down in the firepit.
Aug 20, 2013
Very good management, helped us level our RV, and gave helpful information for the campsite. Will return often.
Aug 19, 2013
As always had a great time, wonderful staff friendly and helpful. But wish someone had told me I would be parked under a pine tree. Sap has ruined a brand new camper, they said it was the only one available for my days, hope they cut it down.
Aug 19, 2013
Friendly and helpful staff. Beautiful Location. Nice amenities. Highly recommended, especially for families.
Aug 19, 2013
Aug 19, 2013
Aug 18, 2013
the best
Aug 18, 2013
Aug 18, 2013
We had a great time at hs KOA. Kids had fun playing in the river.

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