8.4 Good
     
Stuart, Florida

St Lucie South COE

Stuart, Florida


2170 SW Canal St
Stuart, Florida 34997
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Sites: 17
Recent Rate: $$$$

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Latitude: 27.116882746172
Longitude: -80.275358786337

Elevation: 14' (approximate)
Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites no
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping yes
  • Restrooms (Plumbed) Restrooms (Plumbed) yes
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets no
  • Showers Showers yes
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities ?
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 0.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station yes
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available no
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available yes
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts ?
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot ?
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter yes
  • RV Wash RV Wash ?
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral ?
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip ?
  • 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 no
  • WiFi WiFi no
  • Free WiFi Free WiFi ?
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service ?
  • Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers
  • 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 no
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly yes
  • Playground Playground yes
  • 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 yes
  • 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 yes
  • Creek Creek ?
  • Ocean Ocean ?
  • Water Park Water Park ?
  • Casino Casino ?

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Ratings overview

17 Reviews

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Review Count: 28
States Visited: 19
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: July, 2017 - $15.00
Overall Rating:      

Electric danger!! Upon arrival our electric surge protector indicated an "Open Ground" at the pedestal. We called the office and were told that an electrician would be around "tomorrow". I walked to the office. Same answer. I talked to a Ranger. Same answer. I explained to all-- the extreme dangers from open grounds (rv damage, fire, electrocution, etc). No help. We left and had to travel 40 miles to another campground. They refunded 50%. Pathetic response to a problem that can, and has, killed people. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Motorhome.

Clean Restrooms
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
RV3
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Patio
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 91
States Visited: 33
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: November, 2016 - $15.00
Overall Rating:      

Being a boat lover this is a perfect place for me. This has been the ONLY lock I have been able to see actually work; what an experience... worth the price of admission just to be able to see the boats go through the lock. There is a well equipped playground, a boat ramp and even loaner life jackets. The bathhouse was spotless, and the shower was huge with plenty of hot water. The grounds are well kept, there is firewood and a big gopher tortoise . It is so peaceful next to the river, beautiful view of the river and trees, watching the boats go by and the fish jump. The only down sides were the fire ants, and no sewer hook-up. We will look forward to staying here again whenever we can. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
RV4
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Lots of great restaurants in Stuart and beaches to use. Other parks in the area are all very nice.

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Review Count: 16
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2016 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a great little park and we were fortunate enough to be in one of the three waterfront spots. This happened to be our first trip in our new TT which we got on the way in. The lock system is fascinating, and that's the main attraction here. Stuart is just a short drive away to the beaches. Very quiet and clean during our stay. I'm giving an "8" based on not having sewer hookups at the site which is not a deal breaker, just keeps it from being excellent overall. Speaking of the dump, there's a choke point in the driveway there, so plan your exit accordingly. Only 9 sites, 3 are waterfront, the other 6 will have water views. I am heading back there later this month for another weekend. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
1
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Conveniently located between the Florida Turnpike and I 95. The visitor's center is very nice.

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Review Count: 51
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: January, 2016 - $15.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a great place to stay. Quit and on the water. I wish who ever cleans the womens bathroom would sweep first before mopping the floors in the bathroom. Lots of hair swirled around. Other wise I would have given a 10 rating. Great place to camp. All the camp host were wonderful and helpful. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
5
Site Surface
Concrete
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
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Review Count: 18
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: September, 2015 - $15.00
Overall Rating:      

Great COE, paved sites, large. Plenty of space and on the water. Very quiet. Covered picnic table. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
8
Site Surface
Concrete
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious, Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
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Review Count: 375
States Visited: 50
Helpful Reviews: 43

Date of Stay: September, 2014 - $24.00
Overall Rating:      

You can't beat a COE park for value, and this one was spectacular. Paved site with a gravel patio with a cover. Only 3 real water front sites, but we had one, site 2. Sites 1-2-3 are the sites on the water front. Electric and water with an easy dump station, and a well maintained appearance. I would definitely stay here again. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Motorhome.

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Review Count: 43
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: May, 2014 - $12.00
Overall Rating:      

Very nice, well maintained park. It is small and you are close to your neighbor. Everyone, to include staff and campers, were very friendly and helpful. Not a lot to do but R&R and maybe some fishing. The visitor center has nice interactive displays and videos about the Army COE. Worth a visit. Bathhouse was clean and had hooks and a bench and a place to put your soap and/or shampoo, something frequently overlooked in many campgrounds. We will return, if we can...tough to get reservations as it books up fast. Rate is with Interagency Senior Pass. Still a bargain at full price. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Travel Trailer.

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Review Count: 243
States Visited: 28
Helpful Reviews: 15

Date of Stay: August, 2013 - $12.00
Overall Rating:      

Very small location. Very well kept COE grounds. Bathhouse under remodel. Nice views of boats coming thru locks. Close to town. Adjacent to St Lucie Visitors Center - very interesting. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Fifth Wheel.

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Review Count: 69
States Visited: 28
Helpful Reviews: 11

Date of Stay: May, 2013 - $24.00
Overall Rating:      

We had planned to stay only a couple of nights, but liked it so much that we ended up staying 5. There are 9 RV sites and 3 tent sites that all have great views of the river. We enjoyed watching the boats come down the river and go through the St. Lucie Lock. The park is immaculate and the sites are large with plenty of privacy. Bathrooms are clean, but there is only one shower each for men and women. There is a dump station that is easily accessible. There is a visitor's center within walking distance and a boat launch. We made reservations online and that worked out well. We would definitely come here again. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Travel Trailer.

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Review Count: 101
States Visited: 20
Helpful Reviews: 14

Date of Stay: March, 2013 - $12.00
Overall Rating:      

I hesitate writing a review of this park, since it really only has nine RV campsites. Three sites are tent sites. There are a few boat hookup sites also. I did want to write about how the wonderful and friendly camp volunteers do such a nice job at keeping the park clean and beautiful. We were lucky to snag a couple of nights on a cancellation, otherwise this time of year it is always booked. If you are over 62, the 24.00 rate is half price at 12.00. Concrete pads, 50 amp, water (but no sewer hook up). Great water view from every site, with sites 1,2,and 3 having direct waterfront. Fun to watch the lock operations also, with a dramatic 14 foot drop in water level. If you are able to book a site, make sure you visit the wonderful visitors center. The volunteers do a great job running the center, and it is very informational. Would be a perfect 10 if sites had sewer hookup, and you will also notice highway noise from both the Turnpike and I-95 but it is not terrible. For the price and the convenience of breaking up the trip going north or south through Florida, it is just about perfect! We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Motorhome.

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Review Count: 48
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 8

Date of Stay: April, 2012 - $12.00
Overall Rating:      

The good is all paved sites very clean and a great host. The bad is not full hook up and a long way to the rest room and shower and not really what I would call handy cap rest rooms. It is a good stop over going north or south and easy access to I-95 and the Turnpike. Also at this time dump station is out of service. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Travel Trailer.

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Review Count: 11
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: January, 2011 - $12.00
Overall Rating:      

We are Florida residents so camping here at the Army Corps is reasonably priced. Park is immaculate. Place to launch boat. Picnic areas. VERY clean and organized. Three waterfront sites, but all sites can SEE river. Huge gator lives right here, so don't let dogs swim in the river. No store on site but Publix is about 4 miles from the campground. Ocean beaches are 15 miles away. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Motorhome.

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Review Count: 48
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 8

Date of Stay: December, 2010 - $12.00
Overall Rating:      

This is as clean as any camp ground you will go to. At the time they are doing some work around the park and you can not go to the camp ground and walk path on the north side of the locks. It is heard to get into this time of year as there are only 9 RV sights and two tent only sights. We stop here every time we go to the Keys as it is a good stop over. We stay two days at the time going and coming from down south. Not to much to do but the kids do have a nice play ground and it is a laid back park to just watch the boats go by. The only draw back is the rest rooms and showers are a good walk from all the camp sights. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Travel Trailer.

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Review Count: 191
States Visited: 33
Helpful Reviews: 22

Date of Stay: November, 2010 - $12.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a wonderful Corp of Engineers Park. It is situated by the canal that connects St Lucie with Lake Okeechobee. One can watch the traffic, mostly pleasure boats, pass through the locks. The campsites are level and are paved. There is a table with a covered shelter and a fire pit with each campsite. There is a near by walking path through the tree that goes about one-half mile along the river. The campground is well cared for. The staff checks each site and cleans it up if needed after each party leaves. This camping spot is a real bargain for Seniors with a Golden Eagle Pass. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Motorhome.

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Review Count: 11
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: February, 2010 - $12.00
Overall Rating:      

Corp of Engineer park located close to Stuart, FL and the "treasure coast'. Very clean camp with restaurants, conveniences just minutes away - yet the park is quiet rural atmosphere. Small park and only 3 sites are directly on the St. Lucie Canal - but all sites can view the river. Verizon cell service very good and close to Jupiter Inlet and Hobe Sound, Hutchinson Island beaches. The downtown area of Stuart with its river walk is very nice. Love the COE parks even if we didn't have a Golden Access card for 1/2 price camping - would pay full price! Park seems a little older than Ortona and WP Franklin but well kept. We camped at St Lucie South COE in a Fifth Wheel.

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