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2 Manthei Rd, Carlsbad, NM 88220
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Montpelier, Vermont
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Melbourne, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Daytona Beach, Florida, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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
126 helpful votes 126 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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66 reviews 66 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

When we read the previous reviews, the two main things complained about were the "oil field" smell and dirty bathrooms. However, after staying there, I think the dirty bathroom people just had a bad experience. The bathrooms were clean and very conveniently located. This campground had many more amenities than what I was used to. There is an outdoor pool... More 

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Cabin was clean, plenty of space for my family of 5. AC worked well, almost too well! It stormed both days we were there so we were very happy to have the cabin. Cabin and RV Sites were well spaced and there were trees. Much nicer than the RV park in Carlsbad looked. We went to the pool which was... More 

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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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