Fish, swim, eat, discover, play, and stay. Your journey begins at Chautauqua Lake KOA.

Join us in beautiful Chautauqua County where there are plenty of fish to catch, restaurants to share a meal, roads to be discovered, stores to shop, boats to rent, and friends to meet. In the heart of it all, Chautauqua Lake KOA is your anchor for entertainment and serenity. Enjoy one of our deluxe patio sites, cabins, spacious tent sites, or brand-new safari tents. We have many options to choose from that will keep you comfortable. Pull-through sites with 50/30-amp access, water, sewer, and WIFI are just the starting point for your stay.

Check out our events section for details about local activities and weekly fun at the campground including live music, holiday celebrations, scavenger hunts, golf cart parades and more. Of course, you can always enjoy our standard amenities that include a heated pool, basketball, volleyball, gaga ball, horseshoes, mini golf, jump pad and more. 

Our beautiful campground spans nearly 200 acres and includes a hiking trail, camp store for supplies, an activity center, two playgrounds, two dog parks, and breathtaking views of Chautauqua Lake. Join us for your next vacation and explore everything this amazing area can offer, or if you prefer, settle in by a fire on a deluxe patio site, grab your coffee from the camp store, and take in gorgeous sunsets from the scenic overlook. 

This is a gated campground: Please arrive before 8 p.m. EST. No late check-ins. Pool: Memorial Weekend - Labor Day Weekend. Max pull thru: 60 feet. 

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 60' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/27 - 9/5)
  • Propane ($)
  • Kamping Kitchen
  • Mini Golf
  • Firewood ($)
  • Pavilion
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Ways to Stay

KOA Holiday

KOA Holiday Campgrounds

Whether you’re exploring the local area or hanging out at the campground, KOA Holidays are an ideal place to relax and play. There’s plenty to do, with amenities and services to make your stay memorable. Plus, you’ll enjoy the outdoor experience with upgraded RV Sites with KOA Patio® and Deluxe Cabins with full baths for camping in comfort. Bring your family, bring your friends, or bring the whole group – there’s plenty of ways to stay and explore.

KOA Holidays Feature:

  • RV Sites with a KOA Patio®
  • Deluxe Cabins with full baths
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Group meeting facilities

Latest Hot Deal

Big Weekend

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WHEN: May 12-13, 2023

WHAT: Stay Friday night, May 12th at a participating campground, and get Saturday night, May 13th 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 13 support KOA Care Camps which distributes more than $2.2 million dollars annually to support 132 oncology camps each year. Learn more at

* 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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Chautauqua Institution

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1 Ames Avenue

Chautauqua, NY 14722




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Chautauqua Lake

Chautauqua Lake is 17 miles long, stretching from Jamestown, NY to Mayville, NY. The lake is the anchor of activity for the area and provides opportunity for boating, fishing, sightseeing and other lake activities. There are a number of great restaurants, small towns, parks, and shops around the lake for your enjoyment.


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