Plan Your Next Trip With Mount Pleasant/Charleston KOA Holiday

South Charleston is located in the Mid-Atlantic, Southeastern and Appalachian regions of the United States. The Charleston Harbor and tidal Wando River flow on the east side of Mount Pleasant, and the harbor is bordered to the south of Sullivan Island, where locals eat, boat and swim. The Charleston campground is conveniently located next to Isle of Palms, Shem Creek, Daniel Island, Patriot's Point and more. These places provide peaceful scenic landscapes with aquatic activities and plenty of bird wildlife. 
Learn about Charleston's combat submarine museum at Hunley, or see a 1,500-year-old tree called Angel Oak. There are many historical things to do, like visit the movie set for "Gone With the Wind" only 5 miles away from your campsite. Soak in the sun or enjoy the shade of beautiful Spanish moss trees on your next trip.

What to Do While Camping at Mount Pleasant/Charleston KOA
There are many things to do for history buffs, outdoor enthusiasts and animal lovers near Mount Pleasant, SC campground. The location is known for its beautiful parks and waterfront views. Get inspiration for your trip with these nearby attractions, activities and adventures

Plenty of historic attractions fill South Charleston. For example, visit the historical movie location for "The Notebook" at Boone Hall Plantation on Long Point Road. You could also go on a carriage tour or horseback ride at Middleton Place and see America's oldest landscaped gardens. The Magnolia Plantation played a significant role in the Ashley River's history during the Revolutionary War and Civil War. You can picnic, canoe, bike and walk through the nature trails on Magnolia Plantation's 125-acre rice field. If you'd like to see one of the oldest living things in the country, drive only 22 miles from the campground to witness Angel Oak in person. 

Experience fun activities located near the campground. Enjoy a day at Isle of Palm Beach, only 7 miles away from Mount Pleasant/Charleston KOA Holiday. Golf on the greens at Charleston National Golf Club, or see over 5,000 aquarium animals like sea otters and sharks at the Charleston Aquarium.Visit the Waterfront district at Shem Creek, where people kayak and jet-ski. Locals bring in fresh shrimp and seafood daily. Dine at Shem Creek Bar & Grill or Vickery's for great food with a scenic view.

Make memories by going on great adventures in South Charleston. Ride go-karts, play arcade games and golf at Charleston Fun Park, or jump on trampolines at Sky Zone. For some fun in the sun, pick seasonal blueberries, peaches, strawberries and pumpkins at Boone Hall Farms, or play at Splash Island at Palmetto Islands County Park. Families and friends looking for an adventure should visit Palmetto Islands County Park for 943 acres of trails, plus kayaking, fishing and crabbing.

What Amenities Does Mount Pleasant/Charleston KOA Offer?
Explore the outdoors at the KOA Mount Pleasant campground. Make memories with friends and family with aquatic activities or sports games. You might see herons, ducks, bass and deer at our private fishing lake. Our activity directors even plan themed movie nights with popcorn and sno-cones. Enjoy these great amenities for a fun-filled stay: 

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 80' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool open seasonally
  • Propane for sale
  • Kamping Kitchen
  • Firewood for sale
  • 1.5-mile nature trail
  • 30-acre fishing lake
  • Aquacycles for $25 an hour
  • Paddle boat, kayak, canoe and boat rentals
  • Seasonal swimming pool
  • Weekend wagon ride tour
  • Basketball
  • Cornhole
  • Disc golf
  • Biking

What Site Types Are Available?
Get ready to grill veggie kabobs, hot dogs or steaks outdoors and watch the sunrise at South Charleston's most beautiful campsite. Mount Pleasant/Charleston KOA Holiday offers an attractive location for family vacations, gal pal glamping trips, workplace retreats and more. We provide various levels of comfort for your holiday in the wilderness.
RV Sites
RV Sites on the East Coast provide beautiful water views with boating just a few steps away. Enjoy camping at an RV Site with varying amp and slide-out options, plus these amenities:
  • Water
  • Sewer options
  • 20, 30 and 50 amps
  • Hard-surface patio with furniture
  • Picnic table
  • Additional seating
  • BBQ charcoal grill
  • Fire pit
  • Cable with limited channels
  • Pets allowed

Deluxe Cabin Lodging
Enjoy the ultimate camping experience in a deluxe cabin. Rinse off with a shower after a sunny day of boating or town shopping. This luxurious option provides safety and comfort with:
  • Full bath with shower and tub
  • Partial kitchen
  • Bed linens and towels provided
  • Mini-fridge
  • Sink
  • Keurig coffeemaker
  • Microwave and toaster
  • Hair dryer
  • Ceiling fan
  • TV and cable with limited channels
  • Internet
  • Brick fire feature
  • Patio with a swing
  • Picnic table
  • Fire pit
  • Charcoal grill
  • Pets allowed

Cabin With Patio and No Kitchen or Bathroom
If you'd like a more traditional camping experience, this option is perfect. Make sure to bring your linens. Prepare dinner outdoors and have fun on your vacation with these other benefits: 

  • TV with limited cable
  • Ceiling fan
  • Air conditioning 
  • Heat
  • Swing
  • Picnic table
  • Fire ring
  • Charcoal grill
  • Pets allowed

Tent Sites
Individual tent sites along the lake trail provide excellent views of the canal. Set up your tent for a beautiful night of stargazing and making s'mores. Stay at our campsite with:
  • Parking on-site and adjacent
  • A mulch and wood chip site
  • A picnic table
  • A fire ring
  • Your furry friends — pets are allowed

Event Facilities
Create a memorable event for your organization or workplace with our KOA Holiday facilities. We offer campground group reservations that include our Rec Hall with a Kamper Kitchen. Attendees will appreciate the beautiful outdoors at your meeting, conference or retreat. 

How to Book Your Stay and Other Important Information
We look forward to providing you with a safe, comfortable and memorable stay. Please read about additional information regarding your stay to have a smooth trip. 

Limited Services
The pool opens on March 1 and closes on October 1. Operating hours are from 9 a.m. until 30 minutes before the store closes as long as weather permits. 

Limited Hours
The campground office and store are open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily.

Please follow our policies for maintaining a safe and respectful campsite:

  • Quiet hours are from 10 p.m. to 8 a.m. 
  • Adults must accompany children after 10 p.m. 
  • Bikes must be on-site after 10 p.m. and have a front and back light if used.
  • Tents must only be used on Tent Sites.
  • Drive and park only on gravel.
  • Visitors must store all boats in the temporary storage area.
  • See our general campground information page about dog breeds allowed, fees and other policies.

Check-In and Check-Out
All visitors must register themselves, register their car with a tag and follow these check-in and check-out times: 
  • Check-in for cabins is at 4 p.m., and check-out is at 11 a.m.
  • Check-in time for all other sites is at 1 p.m., with check-out at noon.

Book Your Stay
Call 800-562-5796 or book your reservation online with Mount Pleasant/Charleston KOA today!
Pool: March 1 - mid-October, weather permitting. The pool is not heated.
Max pull thru: 80 feet.

GPS Lat. N 32 52' 5" Long. W 79 46' 52"

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 80' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (4/1 - 11/1)
  • Propane ($)
  • Kamping Kitchen
  • Fishing
  • Firewood ($)
  • Bike Rentals ($)
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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

KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend

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WHEN: September 6-7, 2024

WHAT: KOA Rewards holders stay as a paying guest on Friday, September 6th at any participating KOA campground and get Saturday, September 7th for FREE*.

WHY: KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend is designed exclusively for KOA Rewards holders to say thanks for your loyalty and for trusting your camping memories to us. On this late-summer weekend, we gather to celebrate friends, family and fun in the great outdoors we all adore.

* Only at participating KOA locations. Applies to one site per a KOA Rewards account, for two consecutive nights at the same KOA. Sites may be limited. KOA Rewards discount does apply but not valid with other discounts.

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Local Area

Charleston Fun Park

Don't miss this great attraction, located right next to the KOA!  Charleston Fun Park has something for everyone! Go-Karts, 2 miniature golf courses, an amazing arcade with more than 50 games, jump-land, outdoor playground, gemstone mining, and climbing wall. The Galley serves a delicious lunch and dinner menu featuring Homemade Pizza. Parents, you can relax at the outdoor Tiki Bar with a beer or a glass of wine while the kids have their run of the park.



Boone Hall Plantation

The Boone Hall Plantation is America's most photographed plantation. Stroll through the world famous avenue of oaks, planted in 1743. Explore the Gullah culture through one of a kind live presentations. Visit the Black History in America exhibit on display in 8 original slave cabins. Tour the plantation home and take a guided coach tour across the entire plantation. Enjoy the setting in which many TV shows and movies have been filmed, such as Army Wives, Gone With the Wind, The Notebook, and North & South, and many more. Boone Hall Plantation is located on Long Point Rd, approximately 5 miles from the campground.


Public Beaches

Beautiful Atlantic beaches!! The Isle of Palms beach is only 7 miles away, and has plenty of parking, either all day or metered parking, so you can enjoy as long as you want. The Isle of Palms also offers free public restrooms and free showers. Enjoy lunch overlooking the beach at one of the many restaurants, or cool off at one of several ice cream parlors. The Isle of Palms also has an exciting night life, with bars and restaurants right along the beach.


Middleton Place

Middleton Place is a carefully preserved 18th-century plantation, which houses America's oldest landscaped gardens, House Museum and Plantation Stableyards. Experience African American focus tours, carriage tours, kayak tours and horseback riding. Enjoy Low Country fare for lunch and dinner in the Middleton Place Restaurant, or relax in nature and understand elegance at The Inn at Middleton Place. Located approximately 30 miles from the campground.



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