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New Orleans, Louisiana

Pontchartrain Landing

New Orleans, Louisiana



New Orleans, Louisiana
Phone: (504) 286-8157

Sites: 105
Recent Rate: $50 6/2016

Latitude: 30.0254867930318
Longitude: -90.0340050458908

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping ?
  • 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 ?
  • $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 yes
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter ?
  • RV Wash RV Wash yes
  • $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 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 yes
  • Phone Phone no
  • 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 yes
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • yes-river Waterfront Waterfront yes-river
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse yes
  • Camp Store Camp Store yes
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar yes
  • Business Center Business Center ?
  • Group Camping Group Camping yes
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms yes
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen ?
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities ?
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services yes
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) no
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room ?
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities no
  • Beach Access Beach Access ?
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp yes
  • Marina Marina yes
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals yes
  • 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 yes
  • 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 ?

Review Details

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224 Reviews

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

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

Nice campground. The surrounding area is very industrial (marina and ship repair), but the park is secure and clean. We chose a spot backing up to the inlet. Great restaurant on site. Shuttle into to downtown runs twice daily. Call and get directions. Do Not follow Google maps because we ended up in the middle of the 9th Ward (area most destroyed by Katrina). The roads getting there are pretty rough. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my 5th wheel (had to disconnect)
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient

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Review Count: 11
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $38.00
Overall Rating:      

Once you get off I-10 onto France Road, you will wonder if you made a good choice when choosing Pontchartrain Landing. Rest assured, you did! It's pretty nice here, staff is all very attentive, helpful and friendly.

The reason we chose this RV park was the shuttle which makes for very convenient drop off and pick-up in NOLA. We met other campers on the shuttle and enjoyed sharing our experiences with them at the restaurant/grill on the premises.

We would stay here again. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
40
Site Surface
Gravel, Sand
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Don't eat the week before you arrive for your visit! Everything we ate in New Orleans was excellent. High marks for the Muffaletta from Frank's (order the half unless you are feeding a family of eight). Also the grilled oysters at any of the oyster houses. They were outstanding every place we ate them. And of course, no trip to NOLA is complete without a visit to Cafe Du Monde. Eat the incredibly fresh beignets right away. They will not be the same if you get them to go.

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Review Count: 61
States Visited: 24
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $46.00
Overall Rating:      

Gravel and dirt roads throughout park with potholes for rain water. Sites are separated nicely with plant or grass. Nice dog run outside of park area. Very large campground so everything is a walk. Nice store, restaurant, pool on premises. Nice overlook of waterway. Park is in industrial boating area. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
43
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt
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
Spacious, Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
No
Tips for other Campers:

New Orleans has plenty of interests. The shuttle leaves the park at 10 am, 3:45 pm and 7:45 pm. It picks up in French Quarter at 4 pm and 8 pm. If you miss it you must use a taxi or uber.

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Review Count: 22
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 1

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

If you want to stay close to downtown New Orleans then use this park! It is a beautiful place to camp. There is a really cool pool, restaurant/bar and a marina. The staff are SUPER helpful! We took Uber into town with no trouble at all. This is a safe campground in a really nice location. The roads coming in are rough, really rough, but once you turn into the campground you are fine. Our only regret is that we had just one night here. We would absolutely stay here again!! We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Back in
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tips for other Campers:

Take Uber downtown. I would not even attempt to drive in their traffic.

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Review Count: 46
States Visited: 22
Helpful Reviews: 7

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

This would be a great CG if it wasn't for the dusty gravel interior roads. Pad are fairly level gravel. We were on the water so the dust wasn't too bad. Utilities all worked good. WIFI at site was very slow, but usable. Would stay here again if in area. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Site Number
29
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Tips for other Campers:

Grayline city tour. Paddle boat, French Quaters

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Review Count: 48
States Visited: 29
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: May, 2016 - $65.00
Overall Rating:      

Very nice park
Convenient freeway access French Quarters
Felt very safe and secure here.
Will surely stay again when we are in the area.
Really liked the parks Restaurant and Bar and nightly entertainment. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient

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Review Count: 282
States Visited: 47
Helpful Reviews: 26

Date of Stay: April, 2016 - $38.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a gated RV Park and we felt safe here. We had a pull through with 50 amp service. The people running the check in area are super helpful and you can buy tour tickets through them. They run a shuttle into town twice a day and it is $6 a person for the day. It did not work with our tours so we took a cab and that was $22 for the ride. The place is quiet and very clean. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
45
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tips for other Campers:

Take a lunch trip on the Natchez paddle wheel. We also enjoyed the Grayline town tour. We had Muffaletta's from Central Grocery and beignets at Café du Monde. We need to return to see other things.

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Review Count: 19
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 3

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

This is one of those campgrounds that looks better on paper than in person. We were placed in a site on the water, which we appreciated. The chap who showed us to our site was fabulous. On the other hand, the pool was freezing, and the jacuzzi was above ground, much like a jacuzzi people might have in their backyard. The waterfall was totally unimpressive. The showers and bathroom had cement floors, dreary and dark, but seemed clean. The proximity to the French Quarter is a big plus. Yes, approaching the campground is a bit scary, as others have said. We would stay here again if we wanted to visit New Orleans. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Gravel

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tips for other Campers:

The Joint is good for ribs, and not touristy at all. Banana Foster is a must at Brennan's - but don't go in cut offs!

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Review Count: 31
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: April, 2016 - $65.00
Overall Rating:      

Tried to stay at French Quarter RV Resort because of walking distance to the FQ, but they were booked for Jazz Festival and cost $120+. Found this little gem in Pontchartrain Landing RV and Marina. It isn't walking-distance-close, but it is half the price, flat lots and Uber drivers quickly picked us up and delivered us wherever we wanted to go. Quiet, all gravel. WiFi stinks, but that's typical. Would stay here again. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
47
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade

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Review Count: 44
States Visited: 21
Helpful Reviews: 8

Date of Stay: April, 2016 - $52.00
Overall Rating:      

Wonderful RV resort right on a Marina. There are some waterfront sites that have outdoor kitchens and hot tubs! We opted for a standard site which was small and narrow but the RV and our car fit fine. No room to spare though! The sites are gravel and level. Nice decorative areas between sites. Park is very clean. Upon our arrival we were greeted very warmly by a lovely woman named Katie. She was very informative about not only the park, but the ins and outs of getting into downtown. This resort provides a shuttle ($6 pp for allday) to the French Quarter. It's a 6 mile trip and worth not having to find parking downtown. The shuttle runs at 10 am, 4 pm and pickup is 4pm and 8 pm. The resort also has a very nice bar/ restaurant. Food was very good (ate there twice) and on our final night there, we were treated to the same Katie that greeted us in the office, as our bartender! She is quite an asset to the owners, I hope they know that! Nice pool area, hot tub, and video poker. The road leading into the park is a disaster- large potholes but maneuverable. Resort is gated and we felt very secure. Definitely will come back! We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
143
Site Surface
Gravel

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tips for other Campers:

French Quarter is a must! Park shows a Movie on Hurricane Katrina every day- worth the 45 minutes!

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Review Count: 8
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

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

Stayed for 7 nights and it was great! Located along the Industrial Canal up towards the Lake around marinas and yacht builders. After seeing the location and tightness of the other local resort we were glad we chose Pontchartrain Landing. Not only is it run by nice people that know how to run a campground, it's kept up quite well. We had good power, water pressure, and plenty of cable TV options. The store, pool, and restaurant onsite are all very nice. We did get hit with $99/weekend night because of Jazzfest which was understandable. A few permanent units in the park, but all very well kept up with no problems. Great security that rides around most of the night watching the place and we felt very safe. They have a shuttle that goes down to the French Quarter at $6/pp r/t, but we didn't use it. Plenty of parking to be found down there during the week. 10-15 minutes to the Quarter. Just wish they paved this place because they grade it almost every other day, when dry it's a dust-bowl, when wet you have that sand/gravel everywhere. Be forewarned: like most of New Orleans, the streets getting to this place are a disaster. You'll want to go very slow down France Rd. Outside of France Rd. down towards I-10 there are areas that look like a war zone, but we never had problems or felt unsafe. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Motorhome.

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
Sunny Open
Tips for other Campers:

Rouse's Grocery store is about 2 miles away and excellent.

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Review Count: 58
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: April, 2016 - $125.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice park, had site on the lake (higher price due to Jazz Fest). The only issue other than the rain from hell dumped over 12 inches was the WiFi did not work at your site which for the price should have been working. The only place it worked was if you went to the office or the restaurant. There is no excuse for the WiFi not working which is all the time, not just this visit. Close to most everything you would want to see and do. All hook ups worked well, great water pressure. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
11
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open

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Review Count: 29
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: March, 2016 - $39.00
Overall Rating:      

Stayed here 6 nights exploring New Orleans. Less than 15 minutes to the French Quarter. Our site was a back-in premium waterfront. Moored nearby were sailboats. Overlooked Seabrook Marine Repair. Site was gravel with plenty of room for the car. Very quiet park. Security gate with a code for after hours access. Road to the park is in pretty poor shape, but interior roads are good. Never could access the WiiFi. Cable TV included a couple of movie channels. Staff was friendly and knowledgeable. Provided us with a map to nearby grocery stores, a coupon for Uber and the numbers of taxi service including the address of their facility for ease in return. There is a shuttle to the French Quarter several time a day for $6 per passenger. They were repainting the pool and the area looked very nice. There is a restaurant on site. Every day they show a 30 minute movie about Katrina. We would return if we are in the area again. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
23
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tips for other Campers:

Basin Street Visitors Center is one of the stops for the Red Hop On/Off Bus and$5 for 10 hours. One day we walked the 6 blocks down St. Louis Street to the French Quarter. Premium Parking lot P401 on Decatur was our parking lot for the day we took the Natchez Steamboat Dinner Jazz Cruise.

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Review Count: 19
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 8

Date of Stay: March, 2016 - $79.00
Overall Rating:      

This park is difficult to rate. It has an excellent clubhouse, pool, store, and a bar that serves pretty good food at a reasonable price compared to every place else in New Orleans. Those are the positives. The negatives are the road to the park is very rough. The interior roads and sites are entirely gravel and dirt with them rapidly approaching just dirt. There are low spots that filled with water and mud when it rained. We rented a pull-in, "Super Site" that faced the ship canal. The site we were assigned was so narrow there was no room for us to sit at the side of our coach with our slides out to watch TV. As a matter of fact, we had to turn sideways to walk between our slide outs and the landscaping to get to our toad parked sideways at the rear of our site. This wasn't a huge problem since we didn't come to NO to watch TV or even sit at the RV site but, when you're paying an average of $79/night (with Good Sam discount) it would be nice to get a reasonable space. This park has everything from Marathon Prevost buses to pop-up campers. The resort has a shuttle to/from the French Quarter that goes round trip 5 times per day, but they charge $6 per person per day to use it. Given the price that is charged for the not so nice sites, it would be good to include the shuttle service for free. There is cable TV with a very weak signal and I was never able to connect to the WiFi. The problem with N.O. is there are very few options to choose from that are within reasonable distance to the city. The only other decent park in N.O. is the French Quarter RV Resort which is always full and costs from $95-$150 per night depending on the dates you want. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
13
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade

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Review Count: 325
States Visited: 50
Helpful Reviews: 10

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

Park is gravel and if a lot of cars not on their sites it can be tight. The restaurant on site is nice and makes for fun evenings. The road leading to it is not scary but is rough and goes by some small shipyards. The park is close to French Quarter and St Bernard Parrish so it is great for sightseeing. It does get a little muddy after a rain. I stay here when in New Orleans. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Motorhome.

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Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
122
Site Surface
Gravel

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open

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