Lava Hot Springs KOA

Located at 100 Bristol Park Lane in Lava Hot Springs, Idaho, just east of the Hot Springs and walking distance to town. Year round Lodging & Camping. Stay in one of our Cabins with bathrooms or select RV sites.

Come experience the comfort at Lava Hot Springs KOA, a year round vacation destination. Why stay at a hotel, motel or Bed & Breakfast when you can experience a deluxe cabin with a gorgeous view and private bath.  We offer a variety of newly renovated RV sites, tent sites, and cabin lodging, many of which are located along the river. Our KOA provides clean shower facilities, laundromat, a pavilion* with outdoor kitchen, playground, horseshoe pits, volleyball, tether-ball, gift shop/convenience store, fire pits, fishing and Wi-Fi.
Fire wood for sale at the campground and fishing licenses are sold at the local Sunnyside Sinclair gas station.
Downtown Lava Hot Springs is only a short walk away to the World Famous Natural Hot Springs, Olympic Swimming Complex, year round Indoor Aquatic Center with Kiddie Cove. See rates and hours on
Floating the natural Portneuf River is a very popular adventure. Ask about tube rental discounts during your stay.
*Pavilion contains hot water, sink, stovetop/oven, BBQ, no refrigerator. Seating for approx. 40 people.

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Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 65' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Snack Bar ($)
  • Propane ($)
  • Kamping Kitchen
  • Fishing ($)
  • Firewood ($)
  • 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

Local Area

The Portneuf River

Take a nice float down the little river that runs through the town of Lava Hot Springs. Several rental shops in town offer tubes that seat anywhere from one to four people. Within an hour, you can float the river twice. Be sure to bring water shoes to protect feet, and prepare for an adventure!


The World Famous Hot Springs

In the 1800's, these served as neutral ground where men of all tribes would come together in peace to utilize the all natural hot springs. Today you will find the same thing! Visitors from all over the world come to the sulfur free pools to rest, soak, and enjoy the scenery. Temperatures from 102° to 112° degrees. You will leave feeling relaxed and renewed.

Dressing rooms, showers,restrooms and coin operated lockers $.50 per use.  Visit the gift shop for Lava Hot Springs souvenirs.

430 E. Main St.

Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246




The Sunken Gardens

These little gardens are a delightful sight. Meticulously maintained and free to the public, they are nestled down in naturally formed lava reef. This is a great little detour to take during your time in Lava Hot Springs. The Sunken Gardens are located near the Hot Pools.


The Olympic Swimming Complex & Indoor Aquatic Center

This facility in Lava Hot Springs just keeps getting better! Enjoy the Summer Olympic Swimming Complex with steep speed slides  traveling 30 mph, diving platforms, diving boards, curly slides, basketball hoops and large pool. Enjoy the spacious shallow area where young ones can play for hours. Year round Indoor Aquatic Center has 25yd pool, aqua climb wall, diving board, basketball hoops.  New Portneuf Kiddie Cove shallow pool for the little ones with sprays, geysers, dumping bucket, slide and more.  Rent the party room for your next birthday party or family reunion.  Take advantage of the family discount rate on Wednesdays!

195 N. Center

Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246




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