Virginia Beach KOA Holiday Campground Blog

Things to Do in Virginia Beach in Winter

10/28/2021

Outdoor lovers can enjoy this winter with wide-open spaces and tons of nearby attractions in the great state of Virginia. Virginia Beach winters offer a mild getaway without the price or crowds of a tropical destination. Many people wonder if there are fun things to do in Virginia Beach during the...

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Craft Breweries in Virginia Beach, Virginia

10/15/2021

While Virginia Beach is a beautiful place to catch some waves and make sandcastles, it's also the perfect spot year-round to enjoy some well-crafted microbrews.The craft brewery scene along the ocean and inland has reached epic proportions. If you love taste-testing anything from IPAs, stouts and...

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Uncrowded Beaches in VA and Where to Stay

9/27/2021

Itching for a Virginia vacation away from the hustle and bustle of big beach life? Though Virginia Beach may get plenty of press, other smaller VA beaches are uncrowded, pristine and waiting to welcome you.Whether you are planning a weekend getaway, a micro-vacation or a full week by the sand, check...

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Enjoy the Thrill of Zip Lining in Virginia Beach

8/16/2021

Enjoy the Thrill of Zip Lining in Virginia Beach, VANestled among the coastal wetlands of the Atlantic Ocean, get ready for a high flying adventure that's fun for the whole family. Adventureworks is a zip line adventure company like none other in Virginia Beach, VA. Enjoy soaring through the trees...

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Top East Coast Beaches for Camping

8/16/2021

Whether you love a day of fun in the surf and sand, adrenaline-pumping watersports or relaxing by the sea, a beach camping trip has something for everyone in your family. Some of the best beaches on the East Coast are not far from campgrounds in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Yet, just north of...

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Glamping — The New Normal Camping

7/23/2021

Nature has the incredible ability to boost your happiness, improve your immune system and give you a greater perspective of your place in the world. What better way to commune with nature than with your own camping adventure? While fresh air and wide-open spaces have their appeal, not everyone is on...

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Where to Go on Vacation From Springfield, VA

3/30/2021

Located in the southern part of Fairfax County, the town of Springfield, VA, is a great place to live, work and play. Many Northern Virginia residents use suburban towns like Springfield as a home base for their daily commute to Washington D.C. While the area offers beautiful neighborhoods, safety...

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Last-Minute Romantic Vacation Deals Close to Philadelphia

3/30/2021

Philadelphia is a thriving metropolis filled to the brim with impressive attractions, fascinating history and world-class dining and shopping. Although it's known as the City of Brotherly Love, you may be seeking romantic retreats outside of Philly. Sometimes it's nice to escape the hustle and...

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Escape and Unwind on a Relaxing Vacation From Washington, DC

3/30/2021

As the seat of the United States government, Washington, D.C., thrums with activity, action and movement. Residents living here and in other nearby towns have access to some of the world's best arts, museums, theaters and restaurants. Even with all this movement, however, you can still find places...

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Last-Minute Vacations From Roanoke, VA

11/18/2020

Nestled among the stunning Blue Ridge Mountains is a charming city with a rich history — Roanoke, VA. There is a lot to love about this Appalachian city, from nearby outdoor adventures to the heritage of mountain living. However, if you are looking for nearby vacation deals and packages to escape...

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The Lights of Christmas at Virginia Beach KOA Holiday

10/31/2020

A New Family Tradition at The Lights of Christmas at Virginia Beach KOA Holiday! Few things spread joy and cheer like the sight of twinkling Christmas lights. A new drive-thru light display is coming to Virginia Beach!  Virginia Beach KOA is proud to welcome you to our first annual holiday...

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Is Virginia Beach Open?

9/18/2020

The season is in full swing, and this time of year is normally ideal for planning a day at the beach. However, with social distancing measures in effect, you may be cautious about visiting Virginia Beach. If you miss the salty sea air and want a responsible, socially distanced vacation, the Virginia...

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The Best Uncrowded Beaches in VA and Where To Stay

9/18/2020

As the season comes to a close, a quick trip to the beach is the best way to take advantage of the season's last few warm days. Even though the school bell has rung, now is the perfect time to have those sandy shores all to yourself. If you are in search of a fun coastal getaway, Virginia is an...

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Virginia Beach KOA Makes Most Charming List

9/14/2020

We are super excited to be named one of the most charming campgrounds in Virginia. Please check out the article written by Holly Riddle, READ HERE.

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5 Step Guide to the Perfect Camping Trip

9/8/2020

Camping is an easy and affordable way to get outdoors with your family or closest friends — even during the craziest times. If this is your first time camping or it has been a while, you may need a few tips on what to do before you go camping. After all, a little planning goes a long way. In this...

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6 Benefits of Camping vs. Booking a Hotel

8/13/2020

If you are planning a stay in the beautiful resort town of Virginia Beach, chances are you are looking to book one of the many hotels that line the boardwalk. However, camping in Virginia Beach is a great option if you really want a front-row seat to the fun and fabulous activities in this coastal...

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Staying in the U.S. for Summer Vacation 2020

8/13/2020

With social distancing as the new normal, families are choosing not to travel outside the country this summer. Fortunately, there are tons of warm and wonderful destinations right here in the U.S. Here are some safe vacation spots on the East Coast in the USA that you may want to take a look at for...

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COVID-19 NEW CLEANING PROCEDURES & RECREATION UPDATES

7/30/2020

Our camper’s health and well-being are important to us. Due to Covid-19 we have updated our cleaning, social distancing guidelines and recreation information. Recreation Please check out the recreation page for the latest updates updates.ArrivalDuring store hours, no need to get out of your car!...

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Road Trip Down the East Coast

5/13/2020

Planning a vacation gives you something fun and exciting to look forward to. However, instead of flying around the world, many people will most likely be looking for experiences closer to home. With that in mind, here are two words to inspire your upcoming vacation plans — road trip.  Road trips...

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Timeless Family Fun

4/30/2020

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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5 Best Hiking Destinations in Virginia Beach

4/13/2020

Virginia Beach is considered by many to be one of the top family-friendly beach resorts on the East Coast. However, this lovely oceanfront community also boasts incredible natural wonders that are best experienced on foot. The hiking trails found in and around Virginia Beach offer a glimpse into...

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COVID-19 ANNOUNCEMENT

3/18/2020

The following policies will go into effect immediately at the Virginia Beach KOA Holiday in an effort to abide by local government recommendations to slow the spread of COVID-19. Please note: RV and Tent sites will remain open at this time, and available for future reservations. Starting today, will...

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Luxury Beach Vacations for less at Virginia Beach

3/11/2020

A fun boardwalk, tons of events and festivals, friendly locals, delicious seafood dining — we could go on and on about beautiful Virginia Beach. This Mid-Atlantic town has some of the best beaches on the East Coast and is the perfect place to plan a romantic getaway or pack up the kids for a...

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Popular Vacation Hotspots in Coastal Virginia

3/4/2020

Coastal Virginia is one of the most beautiful regions in the state. Whether you're looking for a fun family vacation destination or a romantic seaside getaway, this area where the Chesapeake Bay flows into the Atlantic Ocean has a little something for everyone. While vacationing near the bay in...

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Chicken Bacon Ranch Foil Packets

9/13/2019

Foil packets are an easy way to cook delicious meals on the grill or over the campfire. Try this easy camping recipe on your next camping adventure.

RV Beach Camping Trips & RV Campgrounds On The Beach

9/13/2019

Everyone loves a good beach trip — from the relaxation of lounging by the sea to the excitement of boardwalks, water sports and ocean fishing, beach trips have something to offer for everyone in the family.

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11 Kid-Friendly Spooky Campfire Stories

9/13/2019

'Tis the season for stories that go bump in the night! Try these not-so-scary stories to spook your kids this Halloween. 

How To Introduce Your Kids To Campfire Cooking

9/13/2019

Some of the most cherished childhood memories are made around a roaring campfire. The crackling wood and enticing smell of burgers, bacon, and steaming mugs of coffee and cocoa are as much a part of the adventure as hiking the trails by day and cozying up in your sleeping bag by night. As your kids...

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Campfire Pies

9/13/2019

Sometimes old school is the best school. These classic treats are delicious and just begging to be customized with your favorite fillings.

Expet Tips For RVING In The Fall

9/13/2019

Fall is my favorite time of year for camping trips. Summer gives way to cooler days and nights, and eventually the autumn leaves fill the landscape with brilliant colors. If you are like me, your last camping trip was probably during the hot summer months. Prior to venturing out on a fall camping...

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