6.8 Good
     
Rock Island, Illinois

Rock Island KOA

Rock Island, Illinois


2311 78th Ave W
Rock Island, Illinois 61201
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Sites: 120
Recent Rate: $$$$

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Latitude: 41.444141846726
Longitude: -90.599098205566
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) yes
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets no
  • Showers Showers yes
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • $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 yes
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available ?
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts ?
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter no
  • 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 ?
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
  • Free WiFi Free WiFi ?
  • 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 yes
  • 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 yes
  • Playground Playground yes
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • yes-lake Waterfront Waterfront yes-lake
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse no
  • Camp Store Camp Store yes
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar no
  • Business Center Business Center no
  • Group Camping Group Camping no
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms no
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen no
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities no
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services no
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) no
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room yes
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities no
  • Beach Access Beach Access no
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp yes
  • Marina Marina no
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals no
  • Fishing Fishing yes
  • Golfing Golfing no
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) no
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals ?
  • Hiking Hiking no
  • Spa Spa no
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit ?
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball no
  • Sports Field Sports Field no
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games ?
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment no
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre no
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf ?
  • Billiards Billiards ?
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong ?
  • Lake Lake yes
  • Pond Pond no
  • River River no
  • Creek Creek no
  • Ocean Ocean no
  • Water Park Water Park no
  • Casino Casino no

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48 Reviews

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Review Count: 157
States Visited: 39
Helpful Reviews: 39

Date of Stay: August, 2017 - $50.00
Overall Rating:      

We only stayed here for one night in a pull-through site. The roads are a little narrow, but they escort you to your site, so it's not a problem. We had no one on either side of us, so it seemed more spacious than it probably really is. Nice tall trees provide a nice look and some shade. All of our utilities worked well. We would come here again for a quick stop. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
27
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 3
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2017 - $69.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice campsite, easy in and out, very friendly employees. We won't be staying again as campground lets people from town use the pool for $5.00 a day. We came during the week to avoid crowds and could not get into the pool for 2 days due to all non-campers in the pool. Parking lot by pool was full of vehicles with white pool car passes. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Back in
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
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Review Count: 12
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: May, 2017 - $40.00
Overall Rating:      

Stayed on a Saturday night; one night stop over. The ladies in the office are wonderful, friendly and nice as can be. Although a pull-thru was not available, we were put on a back-in on a concrete pad! Great site for a small site, but the coach fit perfectly and it was easy to park and plenty of room leaving! Bushes behind us so the neighbors could not be nosey, kind of quiet for as many kids that were there. So, yes, we'd stop here again. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
43
Site Surface
Concrete, Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade, Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 8
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: October, 2016 - $35.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice Park. Ok Big rig access. I reserved this site through the KOA web Site did not see the buton "Campground specials". Stayed Sunday Night until Thursday morning. Paid for 4 nights. The Campground special is stay Sunday through Wednesday and Tuesday is free, However you can not get this special unless you input the special code in the website or mention it on the phone when you make the reservation. If you pay without mentioning the special they will not give it to your after the fact. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
43
Site Surface
Concrete, Gravel
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

John Deere has a couple of factory tours nearby. I Highly recommend the Osaka Chinese Buffet and Sushi Bar.

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Review Count: 14
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: September, 2016 - $50.00
Overall Rating:      

This is an older KOA and very expensive. The Quad Cities do not have many private campgrounds and the other (Interstate in Davenport) is also expensive. This is adequate for short stays. Roads are quite narrow. If this campground were full, everyone would be very close, and driving the roads would be a challenge. There are a couple of lakes here and the campground is in the trees so the light industry in the area is not visible. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my travel trailer
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Interior Roads
Tight Turns, Poor Conditions
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 22
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: July, 2016 - $74.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice long pull-thru site on the end but still overpriced. Wifi was not great. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Nice cruise on paddle wheeler Celebration Belle on the Mississippi.

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

Date of Stay: July, 2016 - $40.00
Overall Rating:      

Good: Had a lot of things for kids to play on. Fishing in the lake was great (nothing was biting, but the kids enjoyed it).

Pool, playgrounds, jump pad were all great.

Not so good: Campground rules are not clear. No rugs on grass, must park in gravel. Sites are narrow and close together. The $5 per person day fee for visitors is a bit much.

Activities were posted, but no one came around to tell us or invite us to the posted activities.

Not one of our favorite KOA's but we were in town visiting family, so it worked out. Probably wouldn't go back if there was another campground near by. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Tent Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
51
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my tent trailer
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 96
States Visited: 27
Helpful Reviews: 13

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $45.00
Overall Rating:      

Wonderful park, lovely sites with a big pond, cement pads with fire pits, table and grass between sites. The pool seemed small for the number of guests that they seem to have, but it sure was popular! They have a nice snack bar with pizza, ice cream and other treats, which is nice too. Everything (laundry, etc) is kept real clean. Never could get on to their WiFi. Cable was OK, not great. Location etc. worked well for us. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

If your into it, the Rock Island Arsenal is quite something (be sure and bring ID), we enjoyed touring the John Deere Harvester plant, and the town of LeClaire is near, so went to see the store Antique Archaeology from the TV Show American Pickers. They also have a small museum about Buffalo Bill who was from there.

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Review Count: 30
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: May, 2016 - $45.00
Overall Rating:      

Our second stay at this KOA. Check in was quick and pleasant, we were escorted to our site. We did not use the facilities, as this was a stop on our trip. Easy to find, easy in and out. We would stay here again. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
8
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
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Review Count: 25
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: May, 2016 - $75.00
Overall Rating:      

Friendly staff, especially the activities director Robin. We stayed Memorial Day weekend and the campground was pretty full but not packed. We played putt-putt golf; an older "course" but still fun. We swam quite a bit in the pool which was clean and popular. We had wanted to fish in one of the ponds but never got around to it. There are some comments about the staff being sticklers on one point or another (no rugs, quiet time, no outside wood, car tags) and they were somewhat strict but only want to ensure campers are abiding by the rules so that all can have a safe and enjoyable visit. We did hear the train come through once, just after quiet time (at 10 pm) and it was VERY loud; I think the tracks are directly across the street from the campground. But that was the only time we heard the train. They've done some recent upgrades to the park, new tent sites near the pond, jumping pillow, motorcycle tent area which was cute with cauldron-style fire pits, new fenced-in dog park area. Overall nice KOA. Our site was a very spacious pull-thru end site with plenty of room for our puppy and for us to spread out and build a nice campfire. Firepit was large. Our picnic table was old and had been painted with indoor latex paint (not stained or covered in outdoor paint); it was kind of yucky so we didn't use it at all. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
31
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

We're donut snobs and try to find a good family-owned shop whenever we travel. Check out Donut Delights in Moline. We rolled in just about at closing time (1 pm that Sunday) and ordered a dozen donuts. They packed our box with tons of extra donuts! The bacon donut was incredible; I had never had one before but will definitely try it again. We also visited Whitey's ice cream in Rock Island. So many flavors to choose from and will for sure visit again when we're in the area.

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

Date of Stay: April, 2016 - $40.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice office personnel. Very helpful in finding a site for us when she was super full. Restrooms and showers were clean. Lot spacing was nearby with a sunny/open exposure. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
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Review Count: 4
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $41.00
Overall Rating:      

Easy access from the 280. A little bit narrow but very doable. Helper showed us to our site. Site was fairly level back-in, concrete pad, concrete patio with grassy area, patio table & chairs, fire ring. Full hook-ups were easily accessible. Cable & wi-fi good. We enjoyed pool and hot tub. Lots of fun activities for kids - trampoline, hay ride, outdoor movie. Lakes on site for fishing, kayaks, etc. We would definitely stay again. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
42
Site Surface
Concrete, Grass
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
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Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $44.00
Overall Rating:      

Very nice campground, sites a bit small, but lots activities for grandkids. Highly recomend. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     
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Review Count: 28
States Visited: 12
Helpful Reviews: 7

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $54.00
Overall Rating:      

Located in an industrial area and between two lakes where fishing and boating are permitted. Fairly quiet in evening and night.

Large site, but could use some upkeep to enhance leveling and avoid water pools during rain storms. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
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Review Count: 22
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: April, 2015 - $38.00
Overall Rating:      

long level gravel sites. The interior roads have a few pot holes and is a bit tight for bigger rigs. Clean restrooms. There are many seasonal or long-term sites but they are in a separate area from the short term sites. Adequate for an overnight stay. We camped at Rock Island KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
61
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
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