Onawa, Iowa

On-Ur-Wa RV Park

Onawa, Iowa



Onawa, Iowa
Phone: (712) 423-1387

Sites: 44
Recent Rate: $31 7/2015

Latitude: 42.0257381175209
Longitude: -96.1265623569488

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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 ?
  • $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 ?
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available yes
  • 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
  • Verizon Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers 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 no
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly yes
  • Playground Playground no
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • Waterfront Waterfront no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse no
  • Camp Store Camp Store yes
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar no
  • Business Center Business Center no
  • Group Camping Group Camping ?
  • 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 no
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities no
  • Beach Access Beach Access no
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp no
  • Marina Marina no
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals no
  • Fishing Fishing no
  • Golfing Golfing no
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) no
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals no
  • Hiking Hiking no
  • Spa Spa no
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit no
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball no
  • Sports Field Sports Field no
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games no
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment no
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre no
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf no
  • Billiards Billiards no
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong no
  • 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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Spike in FL

Review Count: 16
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $32.00
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The sites are nice and wide and long with huge trees and plenty of shade. Dual sewer hookups. It's probably muddy when it rains, but there is a good gravel bed at the sites and on the roads. Nice fenced dog run. Loved the owners. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Just Dave

Review Count: 11
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $34.00
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Park is set in a grove of mature trees, far enough from the highway to minimize noise. Sites are very long, wide, and level. We were met and escorted to our site by the very helpful staff. Wi-Fi worked well, but there was good AT&T coverage as backup. There is lots of room to walk dogs, including a small fenced area. Fuel and a couple restaurants are close by. We really like this place for an overnight stop. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Florida Lady

Review Count: 170
States Visited: 27
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $31.00
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Lots of shade trees, that we were thankful for and enjoyed with the temperature around 100 degrees. Owners super nice, friendly and helpful. Did wash and dry clothes, and the machines worked, but it was so hot in the laundry room. Very convenient to I-29. Would consider staying here when in the area. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Truck Camper.

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Owner shows you to your site, and they are on the property, so security very good. That is important to us.

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roaming around

Review Count: 15
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $34.00
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One of the nicest parks that we have stayed in. The sites are truly big rig friendly, long and wide. Hook ups were great and convenient, two sewer hook ups so no long hose needed. Large trees with shade but are trimmed high. Grass between sites with room between sites. The staff were very helpful and did not park RV's next to each other if they could. Bathrooms were spotless and laundry room was very clean. Several places to eat near by and two gas stations near by. Only stayed one night but would stop here again. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Lucky Lady from Florida

Review Count: 13
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $34.00
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Nice little park right off exit on I-29. Pull thru long and spacious. Owners are friendly, hands on, and escort you to your site. We camped here in a 40' motorhome with a pick up in tow. We did not have to disconnect. You can walk to a number of restaurants and diesel fuel is available - all at the same exit. Wifi is provided, no cable. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Motorhome.

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ctjt1234

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

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $45.00
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We stayed here during the rainy period in June. The roads and sites had gravel on them years ago, but now it's mostly dirt. After the heavy rains, the park was a mud pit. That being said, the park is lined with very old cottonwood trees. The area is very quiet and sites were level and long. The satellite and cell phone signal was good, WiFi was bad, and the staff was friendly. There is very little entertainment here. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Motorhome.

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shovelguy

Review Count: 139
States Visited: 34
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $32.00
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This is a very conveniently located park. It was right next to the Dairy Queen! It is also near a fuel stop that was easy for us to get into and out of with our rig attached, and near the road. We were here for only one night and did not unhitch. The pull thrus are very long (70+ ft.). Unfortunately the new gravel the fairly new owners just laid down is partially dirt and pretty deep so that, with the recent rains, it was quite muddy. There are large spaces between sites and all the sites have grassy areas and trees. The hook ups were easy to access. It was very quiet. The new owners were very friendly and eager to please. We would return to this park again. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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richdoreen

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: May, 2015 - $32.00
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Only planned on staying one night, but park was well maintained and the park owners went out of their way to make us feel welcome, so we stayed a week! This is a big-rig friendly park with no tight turns. Most sites are super long pull-throughs that are well graveled. There are lots of shade trees, but the trees are well maintained with no low branches. Park has a small dog park where you can let your dog off lease. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Corno1

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: May, 2015 - $32.00
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There are many RV parks that are high in value, but also high in price. I like this one because the owners are wonderful people and go the extra mile for you, and at a reasonable price. Their price structure reflects the amount of electricity you are likely to use. Thus I did not have to pay for huge amounts of electricity that I wasn't going to use. That is wonderfully fair, since all I use electricity for is my small refrigerator and five to ten minutes of microwave time. I don't have air conditioning and appreciate not having to subsidize those who do.

I have stayed here three times, and will continue to do so as long as my route takes me in this direction. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

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Tallboy

Review Count: 153
States Visited: 39
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: April, 2015 - $32.00
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Price reflects nine day stay. Super nice owners. Gravel interior roads and sites. Shade on some sites others not. 100 foot angled pull thru sites. Could hear interstate noise. Got plenty of channels on the TV antenna. Internet was slow. Easy in and out with a 60 foot combo RV. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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araucanaman

Review Count: 19
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: October, 2014 - $30.00
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Narrow roads, short sites, untrimmed trees, no gravel nor grass. Overnight stay, would not return. Cat on freezer in office and owner's dog roaming at large, definite negatives. New owners, hopefully things will improve. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

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DXSMac

Review Count: 176
States Visited: 30
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: September, 2014 - $30.00
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The name says it all. On Ur Wa....... Good place to spend a night On Ur Wa to where ever you are going. I spent two nights here because I was desperate and really needed some down time. Wouldn't recommend two nights here unless you were like me, just needed the down time. There were some high end and middle RV's here. Only saw one "older" RV. Sites are gravel, and pretty long. Spacing between RV's is adequate. Good trees for shade. Check in was good, they accept Good Sam. The check in person said, "One night?" and was surprised when I said, "Well, I'd like two nights....." Wi-Fi worked great, but park was only 1/3 full when I was here. Restrooms are unisex at one end of park and pretty clean. There are separate men/women restrooms near office, but I didn't get to check those. Laundry Room was clean except deep sink looked kind of yucky. Laundry is $1.75 to wash, $1.75 to dry. Kind of "medium" price-wise. Park is within walking distance of a Mexican restaurant and several other fast food restaurants. No cable, but will pick up multiple copies of all major network stations over the air (including PBS). (multiple as in, some Nebraska, some Iowa, take your pick which state you want to hear news from). Since I spent two days here, I had a great time deciding which PBS was better between Iowa and Nebraska. The Good Sam price is reasonable for what you get. Price I'm showing is the Good Sam rate before taxes. Easy on, easy off freeway. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Paff

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2014 - $25.00
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We were originally going to stay here for 2 weeks, but within two days we signed up for 3 more weeks. The owners are true RV'ers, and understand just what we need. They don't crowd campers together if they don't need to, and they don't have a lot of ridiculous rules (just common sense). The owners are the friendliest we've run into. The park is situated conveniently off I-29, but there's no road noise. It's also half way between Omaha/Council Bluffs and Sioux City, making day trips a breeze. All of the utilities we look for (Wifi, water, power) worked great. The area (the heart of the Loess Hills) was great for motorcycling. The sites are gravel, with tall shade trees. We usually don't care for trees (due to our satellite dish and tall RV), but the owners trim all of the branches way up, so there's never a problem, but there is shade. They also have propane on site. We would have given them a 10 if the sites and road were paved. We would definitely stay here again. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Travel Talk

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

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $31.00
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Excellent+ RV park and management. Very clean facilities to include, restrooms, showers and park cleanliness. Owner pride is evident. The owners were professional, customer focused, very pleasant, helpful and accommodating. Location to I-29 near by, without highway noise. Close to dining options to include DQ for your ice cream niche. Strongly recommend short term or long term when in the area. We will stop by again if passing through. We only stayed one night due to our schedule. Not much going on in this part of the state, but the RV park should be a consideration next time you're in the area. Very well run... My compliments to the owners! We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Echo38

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

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $33.00
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Nice pull-through sites, huge cottonwoods shade each site. Couple running campground was very nice and hosted a great picnic for 4th. We camped at On-Ur-Wa RV Park in a Motorhome.

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