General Campground Information


RV's: All guests staying in an RV site must have a self-contained recreational vehicle manufactured for camping. You must have a working bathroom with installed operable black & gray water tanks. Our bathhouse is closed from 12pm to 2pm for cleaning.
No tent camping or sleeping in cars/vans/rooftop or truck bed tents, etc. No bus or van conversions allowed unless they are manufactured for RV camping.

Only registered guests, no visitors allowed. If you have a visitor, they must be registered to your site. We do not do day use. We are a small campground with limited facilities, only registered guests allowed to use the amenities.

Rules and Regulations are on the back of your map that you receive when you arrive and some here on this site. Violations of any Rules/Regulations of the Avila/Pismo Beach KOA may result in the eviction from the park without a refund.


Check in for RV sites is 1pm. Check in for cabins is 3pm. Check out time is 11am.


We do not allow overnight camping in personal vehicles which includes cars, vans, enclosed trailers and pick up trucks with truck topper or tent. Tents are not allowed on RV sites.


Only 1 vehicle per site. Any extra or oversized vehicles are required to park in the outside parking lot. Your vehicle must fit on your site, not in the roadway.


You must be 21 or older to make a reservation or pay and sign for registration. No one under 21 is allowed to stay without an adult 21 or older. Photo ID may be required.

RVs- All RVs must be self-contained and manufactured for rving. No tents on rv sites. It is your responsibility to tell us the bumper to hitch measurements of your RV so that you are put into an appropriate site which will accommodate your RV. If you arrive and your RV is too long, we may not be able to accommodate you and you may have to leave. Cancelations for RV sites are 48 hours prior to your stay.

Deluxe Cabins- Our cabins sleep 2-4 guests. There is a 2 night minimum stay. There is a $100 cleaning/damage deposit that is returned once it has been checked. Our cabins do not have air conditioning. You must call to verify you have a pet in order to guarantee a pet friendly cabin if available. There is a one time pet fee. Cancelation for Cabins are 7 days prior to your stay.

All guests and your visitors must be registered to your site.


All guests staying in an RV site must have a self-contained recreational vehicle manufactured for camping. Must have operable black and gray tanks. No sleeping in cars/vans/trailers not intended for rving. Rooftop or truck bed tents are not allowed. No bus or van conversions. Vehicles not manufactured for camping or in poor condition will not be admitted regardless of reservation status. Avila/Pismo Beach KOA reserves the right to refuse any RV. You are guaranteed a site, not a site number. 


We are a smoke free campground. We only allow charcoal and propane to cook with. No wood, wood pellets, smokers or duralogs allowed.
This is a 100% SMOKE FREE property. No smoking of any kind of product is allowed. No vaping also. If you violate this policy, you may be subject to a $250 fine and evicted.


Free limited wireless Internet is available on-site but is not guaranteed at every campsite.

After Hour Check In

If you know you will arrive after hours please call us in advance so that we can make arrangements with you. 

Should you have a reservation and arrive after closing, your reservation packet will be posted at the guard shack as you enter the park. Slide open the lighted window and a packet with your name on it will have a map and directions to your site. In the morning please come into the store to register.

Visitor Policy

Each site has a maximum of 2-6 guests. All guests must be registered. No visitors allowed. If you have a visitor they must be registered to your site. WE DO NOT DO DAY USE.


We are a dog friendly park. All dogs are required to be under control at all times. Please keep your dog from barking and disturbing others. Dogs are not allowed to be left unattended. Please pick up dog droppings immediately. Plastic dog bag dispensers are located at the dog walk area and the bathhouse. Dogs are not allowed on the grass areas.
Deluxe cabins that are pet friendly require a $25 per stay per pet fee. You must call to verify that you are in a pet friendly cabin. We do not charge a pet fee on RV sites.
Our insurance does not allow aggressive breeds, such as, but not limited to, Pit Bulls, Rottweilers, Chows, or Dobermans. 
All dogs must be on a leash when walking through the parkIf your dog is aggressive towards others or staff, you will be asked to leave.


RV sites: 48 hours cancellation notice required. Notify us by 4pm two days before your scheduled arrival.

Cabins: 7 days cancellation notice is required.
Cancelations for Holidays must be done 7 days prior to arrival for both RV sites and Cabins.
If you need to cancel your reservation, you must call the campground before the deadlines listed here to receive your deposit refund, minus a $10 cancellation fee.