Philadelphia / West Chester KOA

THE ORIGINAL PHILADELPHIA KOA, FAMILY OWNED & OPERATED...BASE CAMP FOR PHILADELPHIA, VALLEY FORGE, LANCASTER, WILMINGTON & THE HISTORIC BRANDYWINE RIVER VALLEY...COME & EXPERIENCE OUR NEW SAFARI TENT GLAMPING ADVENTURE!

Camping in the Brandywine Valley is full of fun and adventures. Our meandering, countryside river is perfect for canoeing, kayaking, tubing and fishing. Bring your own canoes or kayak, rent our yellow canoes and take off from the KOA Canoe Landing or take a day trip with a local outfitter. Reconnect, recreate, rest and relax by a campfire as you share stories, memories and food with each other, family and friends.  Kids of all ages will love our jump pad, mini golf, swimming pool, gift shop, and hand dipped ice cream.
 
With Lancaster to our West and Philadelphia to our East, go back in time on our tour of historic Philadelphia & Valley Forge or take a drive through the Lancaster Amish Country. In our Brandywine River Valley, explore the mansions and gardens of Longwood, Winterthur, Hagley and Nemours or head to the South where you can get hot chips off the line at the Herr's Potato Chip Factory.  Go to brandywinevalley.com, visitphilly.com, visitwilmingtonde.com and discoverlancaster.com to plan your extended stay.


Your hosts: Gary & Lori Levesque

Pool: Memorial Weekend - Labor Day Weekend. Max pull thru: 90 feet.

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Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 90' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • (5/26 - 9/3)
  • Propane ($)
  • Fishing
  • Mini Golf ($)
  • 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

Latest Hot Deal

Big Weekend

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WHEN: May 8-9, 2020

WHAT: Stay Friday night, May 8th at a participating campground, and get Saturday night, May 9th for just $20.

WHY: The Big Weekend helps raise funds to send kids with cancer to medically-supervised camps all across North America. Kids fighting cancer deserve a chance to attend a summer camp and to just be a kid again. Funds raised from May 9 support the KOA Care Camps Trust which distributes more than $1 million dollars annually to support 125+ Care Camps each year. Learn more at koacarecamps.org.

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Local Area

Philadelphia

Referred to as the birthplace of our nation and home to the first national capitol, Philadelphia is abundant in history and culture. With so many attractions it's worth a few days of exploring. Spend your first day on our campground's Philadelphia & Valley Forge Tour to visit all the main historic attractions including Independence National Historic Park, Independence Hall, Liberty Bell & Pavilion, Carpenter's Hall, Franklin Court, Elfreth's Alley, Christ Church and the Betsy Ross House. Head back into the city on your following days to continue your venture through history at the National Constitution Center, U.S. Mint or Museum of the American Revolution. In addition to history, take in some art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, find something delicious to eat at Reading Terminal Market, see Al Capone's cell at the Eastern State Penitentiary, or head to the Franklin Institute or Please Touch Museum for some kid-friendly fun.

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Valley Forge National Park

Site of George Washington's famed encampment. A place that is symbolic of the perseverance and sacrifice of the American War of Independence. This site is included in our campground's guided tour of Philadelphia and Valley Forge. For more information visit Valley Forge online.

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Lancaster / Amish Country

Home to a large settlement of "plain" people (Amish, Mennonite & Brethren).  Go for a buggy ride, shop the outlet malls, visit the farmer's market and Dutch Wonderland and enjoy the delicious food, baked goods and produce stands.

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Longwood Gardens

One of the world's great gardens and former home of Pierre S. duPont. Longwood Gardens includes 350 acres of outdoor and indoor gardens, flowers and spectacular fountains.

1001 Longwood Road

Kennett Square, PA 19348

610-388-1000

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