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Carlsbad KOA

2 Manthei Rd, Carlsbad, NM 88220
Carlsbad KOA
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

1. Full hookup 2. Privacy in the campsite 3. In nature 4. A chlorine pool or a good beach 5. Free fast WiFi 6. No bug infestations 7. Nice free bathroom and showers 8. Fun things to do 9. Good Value 10. Pet friendly 1. Yes 2. Yes 3. Yes 4. Nope (closed) 5. Nope 6. Yes 7. Yes 8.... More 

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This KOA is top-notch for overnight stays. Easy in and out, large sites, very clean restrooms and extremely friendly staff. The only drawback is its distance from Carlsbad - not handy for running back and forth.

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Brian S, Public Relations Manager at Carlsbad KOA, responded to this review

Thanks so much for staying with us during your recent visit to Carlsbad. We really appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review and share some of the things you enjoyed about our park. We wish you all the best and hope to see you again soon! More 

Montpelier, Vermont
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Don't confuse this place with Carlsbad RV Park and Campground which is actually in Carlsbad. Carlsbad KOA is very misleading, especially because they are not in Carlsbad, but almost 20 minutes north, making the trip to Carlsbad Caverns about 60 to 70 minutes. We made this mistake (yes, we blame ourselves). Nevertheless, when we arrived and realized how totally not... More 

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Brian S, Public Relations Manager at Carlsbad KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. While we greatly appreciate you sharing your thoughts with us and others here, we are actually located within the limits of Carlsbad as our address reflects. It is true that we are northwest of the actual downtown area of Carlsbad. We do apologize for any inconvenience and will try... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
34 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

One of the best KOA experiences we had on our road trip. Cabin was standard (same as the rest of the KOAs) and had no issues with it. The location was a little bit out of town but made a quite place to stay. Was relaxing. Was able to purchase a meal from the office and delivered to our cabin.... More 

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Brian S, Public Relations Manager at Carlsbad KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us during your recent visit to Carlsbad. Our cabins are one of the most popular choices for campers without their own rigs and we always hear quite a few compliments regarding them. It is great to hear you enjoyed the view of the orchard as well as the rabbits. We hope you have a wonderful... More 

Daytona Beach, Florida, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I have not stayed at many campgrounds ( just purchased camper) but in 4 days 4 different campgrounds this one gets 5 stars from me, my husband and 16 yr old daughter. Very nice amenities walkway, covers porches, nice laundry room etc. staff was great too!

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Saint Paul, MN
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61 reviews 61 reviews
11 hotel reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Wifey and I wanted to see the Carlsbad Caverns and noted this top ranked KOA was in the area so we booked a couple of nights to use as a base camp. The park is nicely laid out and the sites are good sized with level gravel next to concrete patios. Ours even had a lawn swing and a grass... More 

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La Porte, Texas
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40 reviews 40 reviews
27 hotel reviews
273 helpful votes 273 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We stayed here for 4 nights and thought it was a great place to be. The customer service in the front office was welcoming and gave a lot of info for touring. We recommend to pay a little bit more for the paved patio ( paved square bricks ) easy to walk on and allows you to sit in your... More 

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Marble Falls, Texas
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82 reviews 82 reviews
17 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

great stopping point after leaving Pagosa Springs at 8am heading to Marble falls,tx. the office staff was pleasant both over the phone the night before to make reservations and also upon arrival. They even provided our boxers doggy treats. The spaces are more than accommodating for large and smaller rigs as we were in a 29 ft class c motorhome... More 

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Greenville, texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stayed overnight at this KOA. It was a good place to rest, the air was cold and the cabin was clean. It's further from Carlsbad Caverns than I thought it would be and wish we would have found a closer place to stay, but, all in all, it was a good nights stay.

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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We stayed two nights here. RV sites very spacious. Guided to out site by a worker in his golf cart. Very nice pet area. Clean bathrooms! Office/store people very nice. Grounds well kept. Only negative was that two dryers weren't working (out of 6), so waiting for a dryer took hours. We'd stay here again!

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Address: 2 Manthei Rd, Carlsbad, NM 88220
Location: United States > New Mexico > Carlsbad
Number of rooms: 6

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