Camping in Temecula Wine Country

The perfect outdoor adventure awaits you at Temecula KOA at Vail Lake in Southern California. This Vail Lake campground is home to 385 acres of rolling hills and open space, full of opportunities to have fun and relax. The friendly staff works tirelessly to ensure you have everything you need to make unforgettable memories during your stay. The campground also offers easy access to activities nearby. Within miles, you can find wine tasting, Temecula tours and hot air balloon or helicopter rides above beautiful wine country.

Things to Do While Staying at Temecula KOA at Vail Lake
Camping in Vail campgrounds near Temecula, California, puts you in an ideal location full of life and things to do in the local area. With an Urban Adventure Quest, you can explore Old Town Temecula during a three-hour tour. Your smartphone will lead you to well-known and overlooked town areas as you solve clues. Galway Downs, an equestrian center, often hosts weddings, horse events and other entertainment on its extensive grounds. To see the countryside from above, jump into a helicopter from Waverider Helicopter Tours, LLC, or climb into one of Magical Adventure's hot air balloons to soar over 33,000 acres of wine country. 

Once your feet are on the ground, head to one of the many wineries you saw and sip away the rest of the day. You can join a Wine Hopper tour for a bus service that brings you to the best local wine spots. If you would like to create an agenda, there are over 40 wineries in the local area. You can venture along various wine trails with different tastes and atmospheres. Whether you are an experienced wine taster or are new to the activity, you will find a welcoming atmosphere in Temecula. While you explore local wineries, you can appreciate the rolling hills filled with vineyards, creating gorgeous scenery. 

Ways to Stay at Our Campground Near Temecula
There are many ways to camp with Temecula and Vail Lake rentals. Many sites are also pet-friendly, so you can bring your dog along on vacation. This Temecula RV resort offers unique opportunities to enjoy Southern California in style. Bring your camper or fifth wheel down and set up a home base in spacious Back-In or Pull-Thru RV Sites. Many sites offer scenic views and water, electric and sewer hookups. After a long day exploring Temecula, return to a cozy campsite and roast some marshmallows over the fire ring.

Our campground also includes hotel-style Temecula cabin reservations for a convenient experience. If you want glamping in Temecula, our campground offers Deluxe Cabins to bring you the luxuries of home, including bathrooms, showers and kitchens. Step out onto your KOA Patio® in the morning, listen to the birds singing and appreciate the radiant morning light. Some cabins even have a rooftop patio for a beautiful view of the campground and surrounding area. In a cabin, the whole family will have enough space to relax for a few days.

For a more traditional camping experience, stay at a Tent Site. You will camp beneath towering Oak trees, enjoying ample shade with modern and clean restrooms nearby. Tent Sites include a soft sand pad, so you have a comfortable place to sleep at night. No matter how you camp at this Vail Lake RV Resort, you will have access to super amenities to be comfortable and make lasting memories with your loved ones. 

Amenities for a Comfortable Stay
If you want a lake campground near Temecula, come to Temecula KOA at Vail Lake. The campground offers easy lake access and many other amenities to make your stay more relaxing and fun. If you are hungry, grab a bite at the snack bar. Run out of firewood or propane? These supplies are available for purchase on-site, so you do not need to leave the campground. You can even rent a golf cart for an easy way to explore the campground during your stay. 

Amenities also include options to add some excitement to your stay. With a KampK9® dog park, you have a great place to bring your furry friend. You can also hop in one of three pools or participate in a friendly game of mini golf. Looping around the campground, you can find 25 miles of hiking and biking trails. Among these trails, there are scenic options or advanced choices for the adventurous. You can also enjoy activities like disc golf and horseshoes in the 365-acre recreation space. 

Campground Recreational Activities
If you are spending the day at Vail Lake campground, get ready for an outdoor adventure you will not forget, full of recreational activities to participate in. Play games with your family, soak up the Southern California sunshine by one of the pools or challenge yourself to a hike of any level while admiring the region's beautiful scenery. You can also bring your horse and traverse 10 miles of horse-only trails. The campground is home to the Vailocity Bike Park — 25 miles of remarkable trails and obstacles, a flow track and even opportunities for racing.

Temecula offers the perfect mix of outdoor exploration and indoor fun. After touring the town of Temecula or exploring the local wineries and restaurants, you can return to the campground for even more entertainment. If you need to cool off, try the 25-meter lap pool, full-sized leisure pool or kid's wading pool. You can also explore the local area with hiking, equestrian trails and mountain biking, with hundreds of acres of open space around the campground. 

You can also play pickleball, basketball, horseshoes, mini golf or disc golf at the campground. Need an easy way to reach all these fun activities? Rent a golf cart for four to six passengers and get where you are going faster. 

Reserve Your Camping Site Today
Whether you are looking for a weekend trip or a midweek getaway, this Vail Lake KOA RV Resort has what you need to have the time of your life. Make your Vail Lake camping reservations today!

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 70' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pool (5/1 - 11/1)
  • Snack Bar ($)
  • Propane ($)
  • Mini Golf
  • Firewood ($)
  • Dog Park
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Waverider Helicopter Tours, LLC

Temecula Wine Country and Beyond - 1 Hour*All helicopter rides depart from and return to Oceanside Airport


Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure - Temecula

Turn Old Town Temecula into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among well-known and overlooked gems of the town, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. Available 365 days a year.



Winery Hopper

Wine Country's ONLY Bus Service! A round-trip sightseeing experience without the high cost...Winery Hopper is the MOST affordable, wine tour transportation in Temecula! Offering several convenient pick-up times and locations Friday-Sundays and most Holidays.



Galway Downs

Opened in 1968, this expansive property located in the beautiful rolling hills of Temecula Valley Wine Country spans 242 acres and a lifelong legacy of Equestrian excellence. The sprawling grass polo fields are home to numerous equestrian, endurance and sporting events year around. Here is where lifelong memories come to be made. We invite you to come on out and feel it.



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