Mystic KOA Holiday Campground Blog

Camp in Comfort with KOA Cabins


KOA Cabins in Connecticut What makes KOA cabin rentals perfect for your vacation? Cabins are a great way to connect with Mother Nature, while still being able to retreat indoors at night.Did you know there is more than one way to cabin camp at KOA? Check out the differences in our Deluxe and Camping...

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Get reimbursed if it rains during your stay!


Give yourself peace of mind knowing you’ll be proactively reimbursed if rain [or heat] impacts your stay/experience. Through our partnership with Sensible Weather, the leading provider of weather protection in the travel and hospitality space, you can add a Weather Guarantee to your booking that...

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Cable & Local TV Channel Guide


Catching up on tv shows or want to watch some movies while enjoying some downtime at the campground? Here's our Cable/Local TV List for reference.

Catch the Solar Eclipse at Mystic KOA Holiday


For the first time in seven years, the sun will go dark in one of nature’s greatest phenomenon’s – a total solar eclipse! On Monday, April 8, 2024, the Sun, the Moon, and the Earth will align, putting the sky into epic and unforgettable temporary darkness. The eclipse will cross North America,...

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If you’re like most pet owners, you probably want to bring your furry friend along wherever you go. At KOA we want all members of the family to explore nature and enjoy a camping adventure – even the four-legged ones! Whether you’re planning on camping with your pet for the first time, or just need...

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5 Benefits of Camping vs. Booking a Hotel


If you are planning a stay in the beautiful historic town of Mystic, chances are you are looking to book one of the many hotels or inns that line the historic waterfront. However, camping in Stonington is a great option if you really want a front-row seat to the fun and fabulous activities in this...

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Three Best Hard Cider Locations Near Mystic


With fall right around the corner, now is the time to scope out the best locations for a warm drink. Fall is only a couple of months away, and it is time to start dreaming of your picture-perfect fall snack like pumpkin spice lattes, apple cider donuts, and of course, cider itself. Below we’ve...

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Four Best Beaches in Mystic


Mystic is a charming and magical little place, a must-see in Connecticut, with many beautiful beaches to visit. The great thing about Mystic Beaches is that they are all conveniently located close to attractions, restaurants, and hotels in the village and surrounding area. Most Mystic Beaches are...

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Our Favorite Fall Recipes


Do you smell that? It’s the time of year when the air gets a bit or crisp, leaves start changing and smells of spice, apples and pumpkins feel the air. Yep, it’s Fall, and it’s one of our favorite times of year.While summer winds down, camping only gets better. Cooler temperatures promise...

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We are excited to announce that we are changing WIFI providers to improve the guest experience. It was scheduled for March/April 2020, however, COVID19 prevented our installers to travel across the country to complete the project. It is now scheduled for June 14th - June 23rd. We are working with...

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Timeless Family Fun


As you make your way out to your favorite campground this summer, you may notice some restrictions and policies have been put in place due to COVID-19. Restrictions on group size, guests, pool access, recreational amenities and more will slightly change your camping experience at the start of this...

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Upgraded Electricity!


In spring of 2019, we upgraded electricity to 30/50 amps in the Q section and many sites on the Ridge. Call our office for more information or if you are interested in booking in this area of the park!

New Playground jungle gym


Coming to Mystic KOA in spring/summer 2019, a new playground jungle gym! Check our FaceBook Page for updates on when this is happening!



Some of the best camping memories are made with the simplest of traditions and gathering everyone around the picnic table or fire ring for a friendly game of chance or skill is one of those times. Family game night is one of the best ways to wind down after a day of outdoor adventure. A simple card...

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An easy to make and totally delicious snack, our crescent roll-ups are sure to be a favorite. Get creative with your fillings and make this simple recipe your own!

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