Yuma, Arizona

Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+)

Yuma, Arizona



Yuma, Arizona
Phone: (928) 342-5051

Sites: 1300
Recent Rate: $21 7/2015

Latitude: 32.667961
Longitude: -114.397033

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping no
  • Restrooms (Plumbed) Restrooms (Plumbed) yes
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets ?
  • Showers Showers yes
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • $1.25 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 1.25
  • Dump Station Dump Station no
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available yes
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available no
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts ?
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter yes
  • RV Wash RV Wash no
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral no
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip no
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking yes
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) yes
  • Water Water yes
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • WiFi WiFi yes
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee WiFi Fee 0.00
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service yes
  • ATT, Verizon Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers ATT,Verizon
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup no
  • Phone Phone no
  • Central Modem Central Modem no
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) 0
  • Pool Access Pool Access yes
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly no
  • Playground Playground ?
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • Waterfront Waterfront no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse yes
  • Camp Store Camp Store no
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar yes
  • Business Center Business Center no
  • Group Camping Group Camping no
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms yes
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen ?
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities yes
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services no
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) yes
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room yes
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities yes
  • Beach Access Beach Access no
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp no
  • Marina Marina no
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals no
  • Fishing Fishing no
  • Golfing Golfing yes
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) ?
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals no
  • Hiking Hiking yes
  • Spa Spa no
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit yes
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball no
  • Sports Field Sports Field yes
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games no
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment yes
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre no
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf no
  • Billiards Billiards ?
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong ?
  • Lake Lake no
  • Pond Pond no
  • River River no
  • Creek Creek no
  • Ocean Ocean no
  • Water Park Water Park no
  • Casino Casino no

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35 Reviews

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oniedu

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $21.00
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We were here when it was very hot! Today was 106! I used the small laundry room behind the office which was very efficient. The Wi-Fi is great but that may be to the fact that few people are here during this time of the year. We did not use the pool but it looks very nice. The dog walk area is very nice. Most of the park is park models that are vacant this time of the year. Great walking area as the streets are asphalt. The park models seem to be well maintained. In season I'm sure that it is a very busy park. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

The visitors center has a very nice museum. We were directed to eating places in the historic downtown. We also visited the prison museum which is very nice, Castle Dome Mines, and Algodones, Mexico. Lot of history in the area to see.

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pebru

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: March, 2015 - $21.00
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Rate is prorated monthly rate. This is our 8th stay at this park. Most spaces are about 35 x 50 feet. Huge improvement over the last two years as new owner has invested heavily in multi sports complex, baseball field and numerous general upgrades. It is also much cleaner than in the past. Countless activities and events - at no or minimal additional cost. Various participatory sporting events / competitions held this year. Much more dog friendly than in the past having opened up two very large and pleasant dog runs with water fountain, jump hoop etc. and clean-up bags provided. No cable TV, but can be ordered for long-term stays. WiFi is free but service very sporadic except at office. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Travel Trailer.

Tips for other Campers:

Very large Fry's shop with huge product selection and lowest fuel cost nearby.

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JimSC

Review Count: 94
States Visited: 24
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: March, 2015 - $1.00
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We stayed for free 3 nights with a coupon we got at an RV show. The new CalAm owners have put lots of $$ into the park. Excellent pickleball, tennis, shuffle board and Bocci ball courts. Some of the nicest outdoor amenities we have ever seen. The pool area is nice, but per other guests is very crowded during Jan and Feb. Some of the park is full of old park models and it looks quite trashy. The new park model area is very nice. They put us on the main road into the park in a site less than 40 foot deep. Very small slabs. Can hear the freeway noise. They are more interested in selling park models than (which has no security) in the guests. No cable at site. Very poor wi-fi. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Motorhome.

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sfrantz

Review Count: 11
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: January, 2015
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Stayed on free coupon. Cal-Am has really upgraded this facility. Wonderful dog parks, wonderful restaurant, great sports area, lots of activities. Well maintained and they have strict rules to keep the permanent resident houses appear nice. Fairly noisy due to all the activity and the music. Spaces were tight but manageable. There isn't a staging area to disconnect. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Motorhome.

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what next

Review Count: 13
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: January, 2015 - $21.00
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We are enjoying this park, it is outside Yuma right next to the foothills. Hiking, biking, lots of activities, happy hours 5 days a week with entertainment. Lot of renovations lately since Cal Am took over. Nice restaurant and bar. They have some pull through spots in a blacktop area for overnight. Came here after spending a month at the most expensive park in Yuma enjoying this place much more. Extending stay and will be coming back here.

If you stop here the registration area is poorly marked. It is on the side of frontage road directly in front of office. If you pull in you will be in old section with small roads. If you go to large entrance saying golf course restaurant you will end up parking 3 blocks away. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Motorhome.

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BMonk

Review Count: 60
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: January, 2015 - $44.00
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Another big snowbird park. Was amused that RVs had to be less than 10 years old despite the presence of a number of much older and run down looking park models. We were there three nights and remained in a paved overflow area, essentially a parking lot with services. We took our rig out the second day and came back to find someone in our site. The staff had messed up, despite their computer which did not detect the situation. In addition, we had people continually walking through our site and hence no privacy. This was partially offset by a close by grassed dog walk, the best thing about this park. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

Not much to do or see in Yuma itself, but do visit the old prison. Dry, windy and dusty much of the time. Three is a small golf course on site, plus the usual snowbird activities.

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BeagleMama

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: January, 2015 - $1.00
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Residential park geared toward long-term guests. There are lots of activities for the energetic, including a great outdoor sports complex. Hookups were easy, though the cable TV didn't work and no one ever told me where to walk the dogs. There was no dog walk area shown on the park map handed out at check in. The laundry room was huge and I never saw anyone having to wait fo a machine while I was there catching up on two weeks worth of laundry. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Motorhome.

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Make sure to ask where to walk dogs. I just made mine poop by the trash can, since I didn't know where else to take them.

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krb

Review Count: 80
States Visited: 20
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: December, 2014 - $9.00
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The rate reflects a fall special. The cost is $595 from Sept. 1 through Dec. 31st. We weren't able to arrive until mid-October, but the price is still the same. A very good deal for the fall. It was quite hot when we first arrived, but cooled off nicely into the 70s and 80s for Nov. and Dec. This resort was purchased a few years ago by the Cal-Am corporation. They have done many upgrades including a beautiful sports complex with 8 pickleball courts, 6 tennis courts, very nice shuffleboard area, horseshoes and bocce ball. The two pools and hot tubs are also very nice. A full calendar of activities to keep you busy. This resort has over 1,200 sites. There are two sections. The older section has quite a few park models. Some are quite old, but the resort is working on getting them removed. The newer section is all gravel pull-through sites with paved roads. FHU sites with 50 amp electric. Wi-fi throughout the park. It worked fairly well, especially when it wasn't too crowded yet with the rest of the snowbirds. There is also a full length 9 hole golf course on the property which we played regularly. Much work is being done to improve the course and green fees are very reasonable. Many Canadians, but people were very nice. This is a 55+ park, but there are many very active residents. We liked it so much we are coming back next winter for the full season. We would have given it a 10 if there weren't so many old park models in the older section. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Fifth Wheel.

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TeamElk-Rib

Review Count: 62
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: December, 2014 - $20.00
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Have stayed here before. There is a good restaurant located at the RV park. The only drawback is the location is way on the east side of Yuma. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Motorhome.

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Idletime

Review Count: 56
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: April, 2014 - $21.00
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The rate reflects Passport America. This is a clean, fairly quiet park if you are further away from the interstate. We were in the upper area which is a gravel parking lot with cement patios. The large gravel stones meant that you had to watch your footing walking around the motor home. There are only back in sites in this area. There are a lot of improvements being carried out in the campground facilities. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Motorhome.

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ijudgesk8

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: February, 2014 - $21.00
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Rate reflects a month stay. This is an older park that has recently become a Cal-Am park..lots of renovations completed. In park roads are paved. Great new sports complex for tennis, shuffleboard, bocci, & horseshoes. Talented local entertainment performs every night for happy hour at the pool patio or sports-plex patio. Lovely pools and hot tubs. Would recommend staying in the newer side where the RV sites are larger, each having a cement patio but no picnic table. Lots of activities, a few have a charge, but lots to do without extra fee. WiFi was good at our site, but not everywhere I'm told. We would stay here again. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Motorhome.

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600 Day Travelers

Review Count: 86
States Visited: 33
Helpful Reviews: 8

Date of Stay: January, 2014 - $40.00
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No charm and difficult site placement. The campers are friendly, but the sites are just too ugly for a stay longer than a few days. Not a quick "on and off" for just an overnight. Stay some where else - there are a lot to choose from around here. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Motorhome.

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Fulltime RV

Review Count: 3
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: December, 2013 - $3.00
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The park itself is a work in progress, receiving a facelift from its run down condition.The wifi is unusable and not available in all sites. They roll up the streets at dusk. Not sure of the average age, but there were lots of people who were 85+ in this 55+ park. A good place to stay clear of if you are looking for a vacation atmosphere, it's more like an old folks home than a resort. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Fifth Wheel.

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wgb

Review Count: 24
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: March, 2013 - $3.00
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This is a gigantic older RV park which was recently purchased by Calam. We stayed free as we had stayed at a Calam park in Mese earlier in the year. It is need of upgrading and Calam has started the process, but has a long way to go. They are adding a huge recreation area with shuffleboard courts, etc. But the real negative is they charge for WiFi through an outside vendor, and the service is terrible. They offer WiFi service in the office (Free) and that is the way to go, but very inconvenient. We stayed in the pull through area and parking is on asphalt. No ambiance whatsoever. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Motorhome.

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beliveauj

Review Count: 11
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: February, 2013 - $22.00
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We are here for a month up in site 752.There is so much litter along the wall up here that has been there as long as we have.The ground is full of weeds and have not seen a single worker doing anything in this area.I think they spend their time in the lower section. We camped at Fortuna De Oro RV Park (55+) in a Fifth Wheel.

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