Location and Outdoor Fun all in one!

At Philadelphia South / Clarksboro KOA enjoy the peaceful, country campground experience and the convenience of downtown Philly only a short 20 minutes away. 

If you live in the City of Brotherly Love, sometimes it is nice to have a nearby rustic escape. Or, perhaps you are a visitor who wants to combine your sightseeing with some rest and relaxation. Our camping sites near Philadelphia are the perfect solution. We offer tons of comfortable amenities and exciting on-site activities to ensure a memorable stay for your whole family. 

Whether you want to teach the kids how to pitch a tent or you need an affordable basecamp for your Philly adventures, we cannot wait to host your stay at our local KOA just mere miles from Philadelphia.


Enjoy Staying Close to Philadelphia at the Only KOA in New Jersey

In addition to being the only KOA in the state, we are also one of the top campgrounds in New Jersey. Leisure travelers exploring the historical landmarks and rich culture of Philadelphia love Philadelphia South / Clarksboro KOA. Camping across the river gives you a break from the hustle and bustle of this crowded metropolitan city while still allowing easy access for all your sightseeing plans. 

During your stay, you can get away from it all without actually going too far. Plus, staying in New Jersey lets you explore the local wineries, historical locales and golf courses found right here.


Campsites for Every Kind of Camper

Not everyone is a rugged outdoor enthusiast. That is why we have ways to stay to suit every kind of visitor. Whether you are a glamping aficionado or a tenting traditionalist, our Clarksboro, NJ, campground has something for everyone.

Choose from our:

  • New Glamping Tents in NJ complete with bed, linens, fire-pit and grill.
  • Spacious wooded Tent Sites to introduce your kids to the joys of the great outdoors.
  • Pull-Thru or Back-In RV Sites with all the amenities you could ask for.
  • Comfortable Deluxe Cabins that sleep six to eight people and include full linens, bathroom and kitchen.

Explore Philadelphia

Philadelphia is not just Pennsylvania's largest city. This historic town is the birthplace of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Notable for its culture, food scene and deep ties to the American Revolution, Philly is one of the top destinations in the world. There are tons of local attractions that you will not want to miss. During your stay at Philadelphia South / Clarksboro KOA, be sure you plan a few extra days to explore all Philadelphia has to offer:

  • Visit the eclectic assortment of museums, from art to history to culture.
  • Snag a photo at the Liberty Bell.
  • Tour Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence was signed.
  • Grab a Famous Philly Cheesesteak from Pat's or Gino's.
  • Take in a sporting or music event at Citizen's Bank Park or Lincoln's Financial Field. 

Special Campground Amenities

When you are planning a trip with the kids or a getaway with friends, it is nice to find a refreshing place to stay where you can enjoy tons of fun and exciting activities without setting foot off the premises. While Philly is undoubtedly beckoning you with its exciting attractions, you may find yourself spending time around our KOA enjoying the many onsite amenities as well.

There are lots of activities on the campground for all ages, including cornhole, horseshoes, ladder ball, Jumping Pillow, playground, catch and release pond and, for your furry friends, a KampK9® off-leash dog park. Plus, we have a pavilion that is great for family picnics or making s'mores by the fire.


Book Your Stay Today!

Over 40 million people flock to Philadelphia each year. Whether you are here for the notable museums, the delicious eats or the electrifying nightlife, end your day by returning to our cozy and peaceful campground just across the river.

You will be sure to love our location and outdoor fun all in one! Book your stay at Philadelphia South / Clarksboro KOA today.

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 73' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/28 - 9/7)
  • Fishing
  • Firewood ($)
  • Pavilion
  • Dog Park
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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

KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend

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WHEN: September 10-11, 2021

WHAT: KOA Rewards holders stay as a paying guest on Friday, September 10 at any participating KOA campground and get Saturday, September 11 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. Not valid with other discounts.

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Liberty Bell

No trip to Philadelphia is complete without seeing the Liberty Bell. Exhibits line the left side of the hallway in the Liberty Bell Center. Topics range from the founding of the State House bell (now known as the Liberty Bell) to its useby abolitionists, and advocates for women's suffrage. The exhibit area includesa video presentation (approximately 10 minutes long) about the Liberty Bell.

No tickets are required. Entrance is on a first-come, first-served basis.

526 Market Street

Philadelphia, PA 19106

215-965-2305

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Philadelphia Zoo

The region's leading family destination and one of the area's foremost conservation organizations, Philadelphia Zoo is home to nearly 1,300 animals, many rare and endangered. Leveraging its platform as America's first zoo, Philadelphia Zoo is working double-time to educate more than 1.2 million annual visitors about animal and environmental conservation via a first-in-the-world animal travel and exploration trail system, called Zoo360, that offers animals more room to roam, and KidZooU -- a new KidZooU children's zoo and education center that serves as a model for children's zoos nationwide. Plan your visit today!

3400 W Girard Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19104

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National Historical Park

"We hold these Truths to be self-evident, that all Men are created equal..."
Goods, ideas, and people intermingled in early Philadelphia. In this diverse city, a new republic was born. The Declaration of Independence and U.S. Constitution were both debated and signed inside Independence Hall. Nearby sits the Liberty Bell, an international symbol of liberty. Plan your trip today!

143 S 3rd Street

Philadelphia, PA 19103

215-965-2305

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Philadelphia Museum of Art

We are Philadelphia's art museum. A landmark building. A world-renowned collection. A place that welcomes everyone.
We bring the arts to life, inspiring visitors—through scholarly study and creative play—to discover the spirit of imagination that lies in everyone.We connect people with the arts in rich and varied ways, making the experience of the Museum surprising, lively, and always memorable.We are committed to inviting visitors to see the world—and themselves—anew through the beauty and expressive power of the arts.

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Philadelphia, PA 19130

215-763-8100

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