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Carlsbad KOA

2 Manthei Rd, Carlsbad, NM 88220
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Carlsbad KOA
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sites are very level Park is clean Showers were clean Washroom and bathhouse open 24/7 TV cable not worth turning on While internet speed clocked in at almost 1 Mbps they limit it to a few people and kick you off. They also limit your speed if you are downloading a lot For 50 dollars a night they cheap it... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived after a long drive with the trailer in New Mexico winds all day long. We were greeted by friendly staff and grounds helpers. Site was level and clean. Dog park is grassy and goat head free. Used the pool one day and it also was a joy. Bathrooms were clean every use. Showers could use some work but they... More

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Vidor, Texas
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59 reviews 59 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Very clean, quiet, sites spaced out, great dog parks, lots of on site amenities. Cons: 15 minutes from town, an hour from the Caverns. You can also smell all the fracking going on in Carlsbad and it will literally wake you up. The camp itself is nice and well maintained.

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Rochester, Minnesota
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53 reviews 53 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We had a Kabin, but the RV sites are large, not cramped like some older KOAs. The smallest sized kabin was spacious for 2 people. It sleeps 4, but that would be tight quarters. We were warned to bring our own linens, etc, so we brought sleeping bags. The kabin has AC, which we used the first day, and a... More

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Ringtown, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Fracking has brought a whole new meaning to "The Great Outdoors." Driving here from town smelled like an open cesspool. Most tent sites are barren. We paid extra to be semi-sheltered with a pavilion... otherwise the wind would have sailed our canvas to Kansas. We got lucky and the wind quit just after we arrived. Nice office/public indoor area. $35.00... More

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Anderson, Indiana
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Staff fabulous, grounds clean and spacious. But at a 5 star price felt cheated with 1.extremely poor slow wifi, 2.cable with only 10 channels, 3. $2 cup of coffee (most KOAs have free morning coffee), 4. 8 pieces of wood $8 (in town same bundle $3.99), 5. $17 rib dinner short on meat. At $45 a night I expected first... More

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Greenville, SC
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

We stayed in Area 51 lodge and had a great stay. Sue, Scott and all their crew members were very helpful and hospitable. The showers/bathrooms were immaculate. A very good selection in the convenience store and we had two meals that were very tasty. Would definitely stay again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

We had a late Check in, but it went well. We rented a cabin and it was great!!!!!!! They told us to bring linen but they never said anything about towels, soap, etc. (the usual things you find in a room). So if you get a cabin bring ALL your own toiletries TG they did furnish tp or that would've... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

Nice lg rv sites. Beautiful pool, clean restrooms and showers. But... every night around sundown untill sunrise there is the most awful stink. The first night I thought our holding tank had broke or we had some kind of sewer leak. I checked our rv over and couldn't find anything wrong. I then asked one of the work campers what... More

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Idalou, Texas, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

My husband and I stayed here with our 6 kids (3yrs - 10yrs old) in two of their cabins. The staff was helpful and accommodating. The property was great fun for the kids. We would definitely stay here again.

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Address: 2 Manthei Rd, Carlsbad, NM 88220
Location: United States > New Mexico > Carlsbad
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Ranked #1 of 3 Specialty lodging in Carlsbad

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