Okeechobee, Florida

Okeechobee KOA

Okeechobee, Florida



Okeechobee, Florida
Phone: (863) 763-0231

Sites: 750
Recent Rate: $65 2/2015

Latitude: 27.2048315295799
Longitude: -80.8295488357544

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping yes
  • Restrooms (Plumbed) Restrooms (Plumbed) ?
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets ?
  • Showers Showers ?
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities ?
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 0.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station ?
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available ?
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available ?
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts ?
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot ?
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter ?
  • RV Wash RV Wash ?
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral ?
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip ?
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking ?
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 ?
  • Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup yes
  • Phone Phone yes
  • Central Modem Central Modem yes
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 yes
  • Playground Playground ?
  • Pet Area Pet Area ?
  • yes-river Waterfront Waterfront yes-river
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse ?
  • Camp Store Camp Store ?
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar ?
  • Business Center Business Center ?
  • Group Camping Group Camping ?
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms ?
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen ?
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities ?
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services ?
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) ?
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room ?
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities ?
  • Beach Access Beach Access ?
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp ?
  • Marina Marina ?
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals ?
  • Fishing Fishing ?
  • Golfing Golfing ?
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) ?
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals ?
  • Hiking Hiking ?
  • Spa Spa ?
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit ?
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball ?
  • Sports Field Sports Field ?
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games ?
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment ?
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre ?
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf ?
  • Billiards Billiards ?
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong ?
  • Lake Lake ?
  • Pond Pond ?
  • River River ?
  • Creek Creek ?
  • Ocean Ocean ?
  • Water Park Water Park ?
  • Casino Casino ?

Review Details

Ratings overview

35 Reviews

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Full Timers 2

Review Count: 30
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: February, 2015 - $65.00
Overall Rating:      

65.00 reflects a discount for staying 9 nights...7 and get two free! 8 rated because of the very narrow roadways. The park is very well maintained and beautiful. If you like to bike ride or walk this is the place to stay...excellent bike path one mile away on the Okeechobee Lake Rim. We would stay here again. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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ms5002h

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

Date of Stay: February, 2014 - $39.00
Overall Rating:      

We stayed for two months. Great resort with lots of things to do. KOA Staff and snowbirds are very friendly. Would have given a 10 rating except that many of the sites have shared services. We only had 30-amp service during our stay because the KOA WorkKamper behind us was using the 50-amp service. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Motorhome.

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yachtjockey

Review Count: 93
States Visited: 18
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: March, 2013 - $63.00
Overall Rating:      

Very well maintained park, great employees, but still an overpriced KOA. They charge extra for wi-fi and TV and that's after paying $60+ / night. Also the electric service on the sites that share a pedestal have only 1 50 amp and 1 30 amp service available, so if the site behind you is using the 50 amp, you only get the remaining 30 amp. Also there is only 1 sewer on these sites so a long hose (20') is needed. It's an older park but very well maintained. Could definitely use a makeover, especially the old bathrooms and buildings. It stays pretty full in the winter and is mostly empty in the summer. Very dog friendly. Most sites are fairly level, but a lot of them require a lot of leveling. Reasonable food and drinks available in the park. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Motorhome.

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yabojason

Review Count: 5
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2012 - $57.00
Overall Rating:      

Wow. We had a ball. Activities abound for all ages all day and evening. There was abundant staff everywhere and genuinely friendly. This place is more resort than campground, but the campsites (especially those that back up to the 9-hole golf course with beautiful bird watching) are as relaxing as they come. The kids pool was fun; the adult pool relaxing and quiet. The kids had a "dance" on Saturday night, complete with pizza. The adult bar, with live DJ (and sometimes live music) was like an old neighborhood bar full of "full-timers" that didn't make us "visitors" feel unwelcome at all. So many little details are managed that make the overall experience very nice. Things like plenty of well manicured healthy grass throughout and trash that would seemingly disappear any time of day you set it out make you realize someone with a hospitality background must be working behind the scenes. Golf carts are available to rent for exploring the campground; golf (and putt-putt) to play; large grassy sites with concrete pads; big shade trees; wildlife (lots of sandhill cranes), two swimming pools; kids playground; dog playground; nightlife with a bar on site. There just isn't anything missing here. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Motorhome.

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hondo

Review Count: 58
States Visited: 18
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: November, 2011 - $65.00
Overall Rating:      

Big place, friendly staff, older sites, hard to get the MH in just the right spot to level. Fire ants everywhere, but they were working on them. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Motorhome.

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Capt Rick Key Largo

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: November, 2011 - $40.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice place, friendly folks, easy in/out, pull through sites. We use this campground often as it's a convent stop over for us. Wi-Fi works well, no problems at all, nice peaceful layover during our travels. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Motorhome.

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Wildbunch6

Review Count: 5
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2011 - $43.00
Overall Rating:      

Stayed for 3 days and two nights. Fantastic time with our 4 kids. Showers clean. Staff very friendly. Reported a picnic table needing repair within 30 minutes a repairman came. Lots to do! Too much for just the short stay. No bugs! Fire-ants: well yes. I'd recommend this campground. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Travel Trailer.

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tomllama

Review Count: 3
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: March, 2011 - $67.00
Overall Rating:      

After rushing out of another RV "Resort", we travelled a short distance around the corner to the KOA. This is one of the best KOA resorts that we have ever stayed at. The adult pool was huge, the tiki bar was reasonable, and the grounds were kept impeccably clean. Although the WI-FI was not predictable, we would not hesitate to stay here again. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Motorhome.

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togators

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: February, 2011 - $65.00
Overall Rating:      

This camp is very clean as with almost all KOA's. What I was not ready to see were how many snow birds call it home. We had two motor homes with 2 children (6 and 8 years). You would have thought we had the plague. The full-timers did not like us here and did not make us feel welcome. When we first got here, we walked around the park. We walked through the adult only pool area to see the restaurant and were told by two people that the children are not allowed here. WE WERE WALKING THROUGH. The kids were yelled at twice that they were not allowed to ride their scooters to the playground. There were others, but you get the idea. Through-out the weekend we were not made welcome. If you are older, this is a great resort, but young with kids, stay clear. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Motorhome.

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mjtesky

Review Count: 54
States Visited: 30
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: January, 2011 - $78.00
Overall Rating:      

Big park, crowded sites, many sites flooded after rains. Wi-Fi was spotty. Mostly had to drive for shopping and food. Many activities in the campground. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Motorhome.

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TommyG265

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: January, 2011 - $67.00
Overall Rating:      

This was our first visit to the Okeechobee KOA. This is a very large place, with an RV side and a Full time side. We enjoyed the golf course, swimming pool (nice and heated) and playground area. We saw lots of seniors, which we thought were going to clash with the kids in our group. it was just the opposite. We found other campers and residents very helpful and friendly. The restroom was right next to our site and it was clean and it great shape. Our favorite was "The Shanty" bar. loved to visit there and the prices were great for the drinks. We loved this campground and would love to visit it again. Just not crazy about the price, maybe in the off season. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Travel Trailer.

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davndna

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: April, 2010 - $45.00
Overall Rating:      

This is our second time here. We stop on our way to and from Florida. It is always nice. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Motorhome.

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goldsp8

Review Count: 35
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: February, 2010 - $42.00
Overall Rating:      

Met some friends here for a week stay. Large park with it's own golf course. A nice, clean place to stay. Lots of Canadians while we were there but all seemed friendly. We enjoyed our stay. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Motorhome.

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User755

Review Count: 104
States Visited: 39
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: October, 2009 - $44.00
Overall Rating:      

Really a nice KOA. Very clean and roomy restrooms. Lots of activities. An adult pool. Nice gym, but they do charge. They even have a cocktail bar. Not a lot to do in the area. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

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pink469

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: October, 2009 - $66.00
Overall Rating:      

The staff was very rude and not friendly toward children. I requested a pull through campsite near the camp store because my children love to shop. The female staff employee in the store was very rude to my children even in my presence, as if they were a bother to her. The park grounds appeared to be well cared for. There were no activities for the children and a lot of signs which restricted them from having a good time. We left the park a day early. We camped at Okeechobee KOA in a Travel Trailer.

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