Welcome to Bas Saint-Laurent KOA Resort! Bienvenue!

Bas-St-Laurent KOA Resort is located on Lac Saint-Mathieu in St-Mathieu-de-Rioux. Right in the middle of Bas-Saint-Laurent, at 15 minutes from Trois-Pistoles and less than 45 minutes from Rimouski, Rivière-du-Loup and Temiscouata-sur-le-lac, you will enjoy a microclimate warmer than alongside the St. Lawrence river. The Campground offers from tent sites to large 50-amp pull thru Deluxe patio sites and Deluxe Cabins. Quebec rating of 5-stars and GoodSam 10/10*/10. Elected Campground of the year in Quebec!
We just became the first KOA Resort in Canada:  The destination for recreation.  We offer planned activities and animation from June 23 to September 3.  Plus: Jumping Pillow, large heated pool with slide, kiddie pool, splashpad, spa, playground, shuffleboard, beautiful sandy beach and marina, kayaks, pedalboats and paddleboards, pontoon cruises, hiking and biking rides, and themed weekends. Enjoy large pavilion with terrace: movies, music, fitness and games. Or, simply have a good time or enjoy a good meal in our canteen. Dogs are happy in our Camp K9. Here is your starting point to visit Bas-St-Laurent: whale watching cruises, visit Onondaga submarine and Sea Museum, Parc du Bic or Trois-Pistoles church, and more. Do you love golf? 7 golf courses in less than one hour drive.
KOA Bas-St-Laurent est le premier KOA Resort au Canada:  la destination pour la récréation. Un programme d'activités et d'animation du 23 juin au 3 septembre. De plus: trampoline géant, grande piscine chauffée avec glissade, pataugeoire, jeux d'eau, spa, aire de jeux, galets (shuffleboard), plage de sable fin et marina, kayaks, pédalos et planches à pagaie, croisières en ponton, randonnée pédestre en montagne, bicyclette, weekends thématiques, parc à chiens, etc. Grande salle: cinéma, musique, fitness et jeux. Bar laitier et cantine.
Appréciez le microclimat beaucoup plus chaud du camping à l'abri de la froidure du fleuve St-Laurent. Le camping offre des sites autant pour petits que grands VRs dont des sites patios Deluxe jusqu'à 90', des  sites boisés pour les tentes et des Cabines Deluxes toutes équipées, literie incluse. Classé 5 étoiles au Québec et 10/10*/10 par GoodSam. Camping de l'année au Québec en 2016.
Situé en plein dans le coeur du Bas-St-Laurent à 15 minutes de Trois-Pistoles et à moins de 45 minutes de Rimouski, Rivière-du-Loup et Témiscouata-sur-le-lac. Faites-en votre base pour visiter le Bas-St-Laurent: croisières aux baleines, sous-marin Onondaga et Musée de la Mer, Parc du Bic, église de Trois-Pistoles, etc. Vous aimez le golf? 7 parcours sont situés à moins d'une heure.

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 85' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi ($)
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (6/8 - 9/15)
  • Hot Tub/Sauna
  • Snack Bar ($)
  • Propane ($)
  • Fishing
  • Mini Golf
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Ways to Stay

KOA Resorts

KOA Resort Campgrounds

KOA Resorts offer a carefree vacation in the great outdoors. Enjoy robust recreation and staff-led activities, kick back and relax by the resort-style pool, or grab a bite to eat, all while never leaving the campground. And with plenty of RV Sites with KOA Patios® and Deluxe Cabins with full baths to meet your needs, it’s the ultimate camping getaway.

KOA Resorts Feature:

  • RV Sites with a KOA Patio®
  • Deluxe Cabins with full baths and linens
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Resort-style pools
  • Indoor and outdoor group facilities

Latest Hot Deal

Big Weekend

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WHEN: May 14-15, 2021

WHAT: Stay Friday night, May 14th at a participating campground, and get Saturday night, May 15th for just $20*.

WHY: The Big Weekend helps raise funds to send kids with cancer to medically-supervised camps all across North America. Kids fighting cancer deserve a chance to attend a summer camp and to just be a kid again. Funds raised from May 15 support the KOA Care Camps Trust which distributes more than $1 million dollars annually to support 125+ Care Camps each year. Learn more at koacarecamps.org.

* Only at participating KOA locations. Applies to one-site, for two consecutive nights at the same KOA. Sites may be limited. Not valid with other discounts.

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Local Area

Excursions at sea

Dive into the sea adventure cruise through several activities and visits to historic and exciting sites ! Whale watching Tours is one of many excursions offerred.  Excursions to the l'Île aux Basques,l ocated 5 km from Trois-Pistoles, it was occupied by Native Americans 2,000 years ago and frequented by Basque fishermen from 1584. 

More details : http://www.koabasstlaurent.com/koabsl/en-us/todo/excursions.aspx


Pointe-au-Père Maritime Historic Site (Onondaga Submarine & The Empress of Ireland

Pointe-au-Père Maritime Historic SiteClimb aboard the only submarine open to the public in Canada. Upon entering the ship you will discover the daily life of some sixty men, who lived confined for months in a submarine 90 meters. The audio tour takes you into this fascinating and unknown. It is also possible to spend an evening and a night aboard for the experience as if you were a submariner!

The Empress of Ireland pavilion tells the story of the Empress of Ireland. From its construction in 1906 until 1012 who made shipwreck victims in 1914, you will learn about this magnificent ship. Discover the collection of objects taken from the wreck, photos, interactive kiosks and testimonials from passengers. A screening will take you into the atmosphere of that fateful night.

See more details : http://www.koabasstlaurent.com/koabsl/en-us/todo/touristicattractions.aspx


Horse back riding

'Ranch CR' in Saint-Fabien at 30 km from the KOA campground


Canyon des Portes de l'Enfer

The Canyon des Portes de l'Enfer (hell's gate canyon) in Saint-Narcisse-de-Rimouski begins with the Grand Sault waterfall and stretches nearly five miles between steep and narrow rock walls up to 90 metres high.A network of easy-to-intermediate hiking trails, from 1 to 14 kilometres, leads to stunning panoramic views and a 63-metre high suspended footbridge, the highest in Quebec

See more info : http://www.koabasstlaurent.com/koabsl/en-us/todo/touristicattractions.aspx


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