Oelwein, Iowa

Lake Shore RV Resort

Oelwein, Iowa

Oelwein, Iowa
Phone: (319) 283-5234

Sites: 104
Recent Rate: $20 6/2015

Latitude: 42.654296
Longitude: -91.923453

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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 no
  • Showers Showers yes
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • $2.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 2.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station ?
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available ?
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available yes
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts ?
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
  • 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 yes
  • Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup no
  • Phone Phone no
  • Central Modem Central Modem yes
  • 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 ?
  • Waterfront Waterfront no
  • 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 ?
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) ?
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room ?
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities ?
  • Beach Access Beach Access yes
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp ?
  • Marina Marina ?
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals ?
  • Fishing Fishing yes
  • Golfing Golfing yes
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) ?
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals ?
  • Hiking Hiking ?
  • Spa Spa ?
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit yes
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball yes
  • Sports Field Sports Field ?
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games ?
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment ?
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre ?
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf yes
  • Billiards Billiards ?
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong ?
  • Lake Lake yes
  • Pond Pond ?
  • River River ?
  • Creek Creek ?
  • Ocean Ocean ?
  • Water Park Water Park ?
  • Casino Casino ?

Review Details

Ratings overview

7 Reviews

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Review Count: 5
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $20.00
Overall Rating:      

We spent a week at Lake Shore RV Resort. The lots are gravel, fairly level and relatively wide and the grass surrounding the lots is lovely. One of the reasons we chose this campground is that they have full-service camping.

The landscaped grounds are lovely and the resort is located on a lake. Although we Floridians did not swim in the chilly lake, there is a beach/swim area with a slide, and there are canoes and kayaks available for camper use as well.

There many different outdoor activities available including mini golf and 4 disc golf baskets. We have two larger dogs, and there is plenty of room to walk the dogs. At night there is very little light pollution, and the stars are very beautiful.

We are having a great time at Lake Shore RV Resort and highly recommend it to others. We camped at Lake Shore RV Resort in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

A golf course and a driving range are adjacent to the campground. And the campground is adjacent to a city park and there are other parks in town as well. There are also paved hiking/biking trails available. Also there are several Amish stores close to Oelwein.





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Review Count: 68
States Visited: 20
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: April, 2015 - $20.00
Overall Rating:      

New owner as of 2015. Place was very clean and orderly. We needed a pull through because of towing a car-hauler and they were accommodating. Was only a few pull throughs. This is a seasonal park and there were a lot of units already there for the season. Don't know for sure but they may not get a lot of off the road traffic because of their location. Clean laundry. Wi fi fine with no cable. The only down side is the owner rides around on her golf cart and her dog runs all over. There is a rule that says all dogs on leashes. I think if you have this rule for your campers, then you should adhere by it also. We camped here in a motorhome. We camped at Lake Shore RV Resort in a Motorhome.





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Review Count: 169
States Visited: 33
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: June, 2014 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a long-term seasonal trailer park that also books short term stays when they have space available. The majority of the available sites are back-in. Despite the enticing photos of the lake, none of the short term sites can see the water. The roads and driveways are gravel, the space beside the driveway seems to vary from site to site. Electric hookup is 50 amp only, 30 amp adapter can be rented for $5. The Wi-Fi is very good and the location is very quiet. I would come back. We camped at Lake Shore RV Resort in a Motorhome.

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Review Count: 36
States Visited: 18
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2010 - $18.00
Overall Rating:      

This park is okay, not great but has good features. Wi-Fi works okay but sprint air card is faster. Narrow sites with a little green grass (about 10 ft ) between campers. Dirt and gravel roads and camper spots. When it rains there is a puddle around the camper about 2 inches deep. Our rates were suppose to be Passport America but like most of Passport rates it was not right. The regular rates are 27 dollars a night and here the Passport America rates are 18. Need 3 sewer hoses to hook up and 50 ft of water hose. The folks that run the campground are really friendly. There is a good book swap room that has lots of books. The lake has a small beach area roped off to wade in. I did not see any trees that would be considered shade for campers unless you were here when the park first opened. Lots of homesteaders here but nicely kept park models and RV's. Would stay here again if in area. We camped at Lake Shore RV Resort in a Travel Trailer.

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Review Count: 17
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: October, 2008 - $18.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a great stopover park; nice people and clean. It is a Passport America park. There is a city park right next door that is cheaper but does not have full hookups. We would be happy to stay here again. We camped at Lake Shore RV Resort in a Motorhome.

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Review Count: 76
States Visited: 26
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: September, 2008 - $10.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice park with quite a few seasonals. There's a small lake and golf course next door. We pulled in late so we could not check out the amenities. Free WiFi. Groceries and a few restaurants in Oelwein, just five minutes up the road. Verizon cell phone on Extended Network. We camped at Lake Shore RV Resort in a Travel Trailer.

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Review Count: 74
States Visited: 35
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2008 - $18.00
Overall Rating:      

Our price was the Passport America price. This is a lovely, quiet place on a lake with a small beach area. They do have a mini-golf area and a playground. It was a bit of a challenge to get here - it isn't off a main highway that we know of but it was a nice ride through miles of cornfields and certainly worth the travel. It seems to be about half seasonal sites but they are very neat and tidy. The office staff was very friendly and helpful on the phone and in person. We would most definitely return here. We camped at Lake Shore RV Resort in a Motorhome.

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