Murphy / Peace Valley KOA

Open All Year

Reserve: 800-562-9382

Reserve: 800-562-9382

Info: 828-837-6223

Info: 828-837-6223


117 Happy Valley Road

Marble, NC 28905

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All Sites

Check-in: 2:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Camper Rating 4.5 out of 5

Based on 1000 Reviews

General Campground Information

Valley River

Many campers use a tube/kayak/canoe and float into Murphy. Exit points are just off Wells Connector Rd or Konehete Park. Time on the River is 1.5 to 2.5hrs.

Casino Shuttle

It's only a mile away. We'd be happy to provide transportation 9am-7pm.

Arriving without a reservation and/or late?

Come on in, complete a night registration form, and choose an open site. Or call us 828-837-6223.

Bath house

Our bath house is closed until March 1.

Lengthen your stay?

Many campers arrive at Murphy KOA and wish they could stay longer. Please indicate at check-in, if extending your visit is an option, and confirm with us in the office as soon possible.

Cancellation Policy

2 day cancellation policy for RV and Tent Sites 2 week cancellation policy for Deluxe Cabins.


The closing date of the pool is not exact. Please call.

Pet Policy

Bring them along, pets are welcome. They love the 1 acre pet play (run) area. If you leash your pet outside please accompany them. For safety, please walk pets around the perimeter of the Campground and/or along the river. The pathway to the pet area is between sites 9 and 32. Thank you.

Visitors and Guests

If you have guests visiting during your stay, have them register in the office prior to entering. Visitors and guests are not permittied to bring pets or utilize Campground amenities or facilities. Please call for further information.


One vehicle is permitted with a reservation and at a site/cabin. If you are traveling with additional vehicles overflow parking is available but please call ahead. .

Meet Your Hosts

Matt Walters

We look forward to welcoming you to our peaceful riverfront retreat in SW North Carolina.

After a career in the hospitality industry, Matt Walters is the owner of Murphy/Peace Valley KOA. Originally from Pennsylvania, Matt lived and worked in Southwest Florida for 11 years prior to arriving at Murphy/Peace Valley KOA. Matt sees the true beauty of the Park and looks forward to spending time getting to know each and every guest. "The Campground provides a great atmosphere for everyone to relax and enjoy the pristine surroundings". Murphy/Peace Valley KOA operated for 6 years as Peace Valley Campground and Cabins. Peace Valley was only one of 13 campgrounds to receive "A" ratings for 3 years through Guest Reviews, sponsored by the National Association of Campgrounds and RV Parks. You will see Matt both in the office and around the Campground working to assure a GREAT guest experience. In his off time Matt enjoys playing golf, traveling, and fishing in Canada or for trout in the Valley River.

As a KOA campground, Matt embraces the KOA family. "I constantly think about what I can do to make the accommodations, grounds, and services better, so every Camper will enjoy their visit. My staff and I want to treat all guests the way we want to be treated", said Matt. "We are also excited with our new neighbor, The Harrah's Cherokee Valley River Casino, one mile away."


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