San Antonio / Alamo KOA - Finest Camping Deep in the Heart of Texas!

Join KOA's 2015 Campground of the Year for the finest camping in San Antonio! Whether you are bringing an RV, staying in one of our campground's deluxe cabins or tent camping, we have everything you need to make this a fabulous vacation. If you are looking for the best camping near San Antonio, come to the San Antonio / Alamo KOA. This Kampgrounds of America location offers convenient access to local attractions, many ways to stay and plenty to do while you are here. Whether you love shopping, visiting local museums or enjoying a day at an amusement park, you can find your perfect vacation in San Antonio.

Local Area

Our KOA campground in San Antonio is the perfect location, with easy access to the city's greatest attractions!  This San Antonio RV resort is located just 10 minutes from historic downtown San Antonio. You can find convenience without the hassle of traffic and parking, with the city bus picking up outside of the park entrance. Now the city is home to a Historic National Park called San Antonio Missions, making San Antonio family vacations even better. The city is also a prime location for a romantic weekend getaway. 

Ranked as a top travel destination in the US, San Antonio is home to two world-class amusement parks, Sea World and Six Flags Fiesta Texas. If you are an animal lover, you might also enjoy a visit to the 56-acre San Antonio Zoo. The city features multiple theaters and unique events year-round as well. The world-famous River Walk is also nearby and is home to amazing restaurants and unforgettable scenery. Plan your trip to include a visit to the AT&T Center for the 11-time Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) Large Indoor Rodeo of the Year or the 5-time NBA championship winners, the San Antonio Spurs. Did we mention it's less than 5 minutes away?

Here are a few other local area things to do:

  • Tower of the Americas and HemisFair Park: This location was home to the 1968 World's Fair and includes a tower with an observation deck and a 5-star restaurant. In the park, there is a playground and a water garden, offering entertainment for kids and furry friends. 
  • Market Square (El Mercado): This bustling market hosts delicious food and drink, shopping and events, like live music and dancing.
  • Natural Bridge Caverns: These underground caverns offer stunning views of natural rock formations. Above ground, you can also enjoy a mining experience and a zip line.
  • San Antonio Botanical Garden: This 33-acre garden offers a tranquil escape with a wide variety of plants. The park also includes artistic sculptures throughout its landscape.
  • San Antonio Museums: San Antonio is home to many fascinating museums. If you are interested in viewing art, you can visit the San Antonio Art Museum. Another local favorite, the Witte Museum, explores local history and much more. 

Ways to Stay

We go big in Texas! This 300-site San Antonio campground is big enough for even the largest group. You picked the perfect place for your next rally, family reunion, church retreat or party. Frederick Hall, the 4,000 sq. ft. enclosed pavilion at this KOA, has the tables and entertaining space you need for any event. Our KOA's 40-acre, gated park has over 20 camping cabins and 10 deluxe cabins to rent. Camping at the San Antonio / Alamo KOA means you will have the perfect place for any size group!

Here is a little more to know about our campsites in San Antonio:

  • San Antonio RV CampingOur campground has a variety of Pull-Thru and Back-In RV Sites. You can also choose sites with a KOA Patio® for a comfortable outdoor living space where you can relax with your family. 
  • San Antonio Tent CampingAll tent sites include water and electric. They also have a picnic table for outdoor dining and relaxation. You can choose from sites with a gravel or grass tent pad.
  • Cabins in San AntonioWe have many lodging options, including deluxe cabins with full baths and showers and camping cabins, which give an experience more like camping but with the added convenience of leaving your tent or RV at home.

The Rohde family has owned this campground for over 55 years, and we are committed to making your stay one of a kind! We're constantly updating our promotions and partnering with local attractions to bring you San Antonio's very best. Whether you are looking for RV Camping or Camping Cabins in San Antonio, this KOA has the perfect option for you while you explore the local area.

Amenities and Recreation

We pride ourselves on creating a family atmosphere with events like weekly movie nights, tamale dinners and an annual chili cook-off. The activities director plans special family-friendly celebrations for major holidays, including Thanksgiving, Christmas, Memorial Day, 4th of July and Labor Day. 

Not coming for a holiday? Do not worry! The pool is open year-round, and the campground always has bikes and pedal carts to rent. There are also many other recreational activities you can enjoy. If you like fishing, be sure to visit the catch-and-release fish pond. Kids will also enjoy the playground, basketball court and gaga ball pits at the campground.

Our San Antonio campground offers everything you could want for a vacation. This KOA offers incredible amenities like a laundry area, cable TV, 50 Amp service sites, a convenient supply store, made-to-order Hunt Brothers Pizza, a snack bar and a Cafe breakfast on site. 

The San Antonio/ Alamo KOA Holiday welcomes your 4-legged friends.  Our park does restrict the following breeds: American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, American Bull Terrier, American Bully and any mixes of these breeds. The campground includes pet-friendly lodging and camping options and backs up to the 7.2-mile Salado Creek Greenway, a gorgeous hike and bike trail, and a 4,000-square-foot KampK9® dog park is the perfect place for Fido to enjoy his vacation, too!

Join us at this President's and Founder's Award winning KOA Campground any time! Call or visit our website to make your reservations now. Your San Antonio vacation is just around the corner, and our staff can't wait to see you.

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 90' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pool (Open Year-Round)
  • Snack Bar ($)
  • Propane ($)
  • Fishing
  • Firewood ($)
  • Pavilion
  • Bike Rentals ($)
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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 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

The Alamo

Erected in 1718 as a church and fortress, it became the symbol of Texas independence. During the Texas-Mexican Independence War in 1836, it was defended and lost to the last Texan. Soon "Remember the Alamo" became synonymous with Texas Independence.  To learn more about the battle of the Alamo, check out the IMAX theater located inside the River Center Mall that features the story of the Defenders or the Alamo on its six- story screen. The theater also features 3-D and other specialty films. Our campground is less than 5 miles away from The Alamo.

300 Alamo Plaza

San Antonio, TX 78205




Paseo Del Rio - San Antonio's River Walk

The river walk is a 2.5-mile cobblestone pathway along the bank on the San Antonio River located in the heart of town. Walkways lead visitors to river-level shops, restaurants and nightclubs. You can view the River Walk from a relaxing gentle ride down the San Antonio River with the Yanaguana Cruise. Our San Antonio campground and RV park is only 5 miles away from the River Walk. Get more information here.



Tower of the Americas & HemisFair Park

These attractions are settings from the 1968 World's Fair. The Tower of Americas offers a 750 ft. ride to its observation deck, with a breath-taking panoramic view and a 5-star restaurant and bar. Bring the kids on a hot summer day and enjoy the Water Garden with spectacular fountains and playground.

434 S Alamo St

San Antonio, TX 78205




San Antonio Missions

San Antonio Missions National Historical Park is a cultural oasis located in the heart of one of the nation's truly dynamic cities. Preserved within the national park are four Spanish Colonial missions, each with an active parish church -- Missions Conception, San Jose, San Juan and Espada. These outstanding cultural treasures are physical reminders of the Spanish empire's monumental effort to colonize North America. Photo from click on their website for more attractions!



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