12400 Skyline Road NE
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87123
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Sites: 182
Recent Rate: $$$$

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Latitude: 35.07223
Longitude: -106.50842

Elevation: 5583' (approx.)
Park Features
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping yes
  • 55+ Only 55+ Only yes
  • Kid Friendly Kid Friendly yes
  • Boondocking Boondocking no
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts yes
  • Dump Station Dump Station yes
  • Group Camping Group Camping yes
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
Hookups
  • Full Hookup Full Hookup yes
  • Electric (30 & 50 AMP) Electric (30 & 50 AMP) Electric (30 & 50 AMP)
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • Public Phone Public Phone yes
  • Water Water yes
  • Cable/Sat. TV Hookup Cable/Sat. TV Hookup yes
Connectivity
  • WiFi WiFi yes
  • ATT Cellular Provider ATT
  • Verizon Cellular Provider Verizon
  • Sprint Cellular Provider Sprint
  • T-Mobile Cellular Provider T-Mobile
Amenities
  • Restrooms Restrooms yes
  • Showers Showers yes
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • Camp Store Camp Store yes
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • Propane Available Propane Available yes
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse no
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available yes
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen no
  • Horse Camp Horse Camp no
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip no
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter yes
  • Restrooms: vault Restrooms: vault no
Recreation
  • Pool Access Pool Access yes
  • Playground Playground yes
  • Recreational Trails Recreational Trails no
  • Rec Room Rec Room no
  • Casino Casino no
  • Fishing Fishing no
  • Beach Beach no
  • Biking Biking yes
  • Boating Boating no
  • Golf Golf no
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities no
  • Horseshoes Horseshoes yes
  • Mini-Golf Mini-Golf yes
  • Outdoor Courts Outdoor Courts no
  • Pickleball Pickleball no
  • Water Access Water Access no

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141 Reviews

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Review Count: 32
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: November, 2018 - $57.00
Overall Rating:

This KOA is Owned by KOA Corporate, I-40 Traffic Noise, Great Shopping Within 2 miles, Open, All Paved Roads - Very Expensive - Kinda of Tight in some areas. Had 5 bars of AT&T Data & good cellular. Good Dish Satellite & OTA Reception. Stayed here to visit the National Museum of Nuclear Science & Have my puppy groomed at PetSmart. New Mexico has some of the highest lodging taxes in the country at 13.9%. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
47
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
No
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Review Count: 54
States Visited: 21
Helpful Reviews: 11

Date of Stay: October, 2018 - $50.00
Overall Rating:

I will start with my complaint. Once your off the interstate there were no signs directing you the campground. There was a HUGE sign on the interstate for that exit but then NOTHING. Having to search for the campground driving a big rig and towing a car was not fun. It was your typical KOA. Sites very close together like sardines, little shade. The place was clean and well landscaped. Laundry was clean and priced reasonable. $2.25 wash $1.75 dry. Pool looked clean. The staff was very pleasant and helpful. Some highway noise but it did not seem bothersome. I stopped for one night to dump, get water and do laundry before going to the Balloon Fiesta. The area did not seem safe at first because all the apartment complexs and housing developments had locked gates. The campground was gated and had a guard stationed at the gate. I felt very safe walking to the laundry late at night. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
23
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
No
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Review Count: 12
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: August, 2018 - $75.00
Overall Rating:

Better than average KOA Park. Pleasant staff, guide you to site, very active during the day keeping things cleaned up. Our site was asphalt, but uneven. Most others were gravel. Spacing between units could be better, but was acceptable. Some freeway noise and actual location is not in o evif the better neighborhoods although we had no issues. Closed gate and security access after 7 pm. Not much shade and every pet area was rock - hardly any green around the area. We stayed in a "Deluxe" site and what that gives you is asphalt pad, concrete patio and lawn furniture. Not sure if I'd pay the price again for that vs regular site. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
D7
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
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
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 3
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2018 - $40.00
Overall Rating:

We stayed here for two months while my husband had surgery and rehabbed a torn rotator cuff and it was among the very best campgrounds we've stayed in. Helpful, friendly staff; asphalt pads mostly flat; fairly wide sites with picnic tables; lots of shopping nearby. WiFi mostly sucks depending on how close you are to the repeater. They have 4 dog parks that are kept clean, but only one of them has any sort of shade or a place to sit down. Also the pool could use some umbrellas, but we loved our stay here and we'll be back for a 3-month stay next Spring (we're full-timers, but based out of here). We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
84
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Back in
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
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 34
States Visited: 18
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: May, 2018 - $59.00
Overall Rating:

Park site was nice, with a table and fire pit. Had room between the sites. Pretty quiet, even right next to the highway. Pets are welcome one large pet run, divided in two, but had to pass through one to get to the other -(not always good to mix dogs) East access from the highway. Everything was gravel. This is our 2nd time here. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
57
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
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
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 32
States Visited: 17
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: May, 2018 - $55.00
Overall Rating:

Considering the convenient, urban, location of this campground, it is amazing. Sites are close, but pleasant enough and the grounds were well maintained and clean. A little pricey, but that seems to be the way things are going and considering the location, not too bad! We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my 5th wheel (had to disconnect)
Campsite Features
Picnic Table, Patio
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:

A great location to explore Albuquerque, or for a day-trip to Santa Fe.

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Review Count: 197
States Visited: 38
Helpful Reviews: 43

Date of Stay: April, 2018 - $20.00
Overall Rating:

Rate is monthly as we stayed for 3 months recovering from knee surgery. This is a very well run KOA just off I40 that is gated and secure. They escort you to your site and pick up trash whenever you put it out. We had a shady, level, paved, pull thru that allowed enough room to park the truck as well as a small car. All utilities worked well and, when the trees leafed out, the staff trimmed them so the satellite dish would work-excellent service. The pool was sparkling clean and very refreshing when the temps got hot.The staff is very friendly. Propane and a dump are available on site. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
70
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my 5th wheel (had to disconnect)
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Dion's Pizza is nearby and excellent. You gotta have a LotaBurger green chile cheese burger and Sadies for New Mexican food is a must for any New Mexican! or anyone!!!!

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Review Count: 6
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: April, 2018 - $52.00
Overall Rating:

This park is beautiful!!! I would highly recommend staying at this park. It has a nice dog run and was close to restaurants and Walmart Supercenter. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
104
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 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: 37
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: April, 2018 - $50.00
Overall Rating:

Really short sites. The end of our RV was at the edge of the road. Easy off I40. We did not use hot tub and pool was still closed for the winter. They have a manned gate that closes at 7 pm. Fuel is just a few blocks away. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my 5th wheel (had to disconnect)
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 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: 149
States Visited: 43
Helpful Reviews: 39

Date of Stay: April, 2018 - $52.00
Overall Rating:

Big rig friendly with level sites. Easy exit to I40 and to downtown. WiFi, showers, and laundry were good. Pool was closed for the season but the indoor hot tub was nice. Good dog park and the campground was easy to walk with the dog. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
54
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Walmart and shopping was 6 miles and easy to drive. Old Albuquerque was pretty and easy 15 minute drive. Southwest Decoratives quilt shop has beautiful material with helpful staff and was 14 miles.

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Review Count: 25
States Visited: 17
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: April, 2018 - $58.00
Overall Rating:

This is an easy stop off of I40. We've stayed here a couple of times and will likely stay here again during our westward travels. We get a deluxe to accommodate our 5th wheel and both vehicles. There's a fire ring and picnic table at the site. The deluxe sites aren't overly spaciaous but suffice. Although the neighborhood is somewhat sketchy the KOA is clean and secure (they have a security guard at night). It's a busy KOA even during "off-season" so you may want to call ahead. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
93
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, 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: 98
States Visited: 29
Helpful Reviews: 22

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

This is a higher end KOA. It must be in a bad part of town because they have very strict security with constant patrols. lock gates at night, and strict attention paid to who is coming and going. The staff were friendly and helpful. Our site was a typical sort for a KOA with the other campers nearby and a small patch of coarse desert grass. The playground and pool (which was closed) looked nice and big. We enjoyed their very nice hot tub our first evening. The dog park area was just loose gravel and two narrow fenced lots. The dogs did not enjoy it. We walked them around the campsite instead. They placed all the dog owners together and we were surrounded by dogs, most very nice but one nasty threesome of very spoiled small yappy dogs two sites over barked incessantly, literally by the hour, day and night. That was very unpleasant to put up with. Not the fault of the KOA but the constantly roving security didn't seem to care. The washrooms and showers near our campsite were as luxurious as a fancy spa consisting of three individual rooms instead of male and female rooms with stalls so a family or couple can shower together. The laundromat was spacious and immaculate and a reasonable $2.25 for wash and $1.75 for dry. Propane was very cheap. The cost of this KOA was surprisingly high $50/night even with our KOA discount. It is in the city of Albuquerque itself, on the east side, and very close to the National Museum of Nuclear Science and Physics which is why we stopped there for two nights. For some reason our KOA accumulated points were valued at $20 at previous stops but when I inquired about using our points towards the $50 I was informed the same points were only worth $10 here. Very nice campground but I don't see what was worth 1.5X higher price compared to other KOAs we stayed at this trip except location in the city. We don't plan on going back. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
104
Site Surface
Asphalt, Dirt, Sand
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
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
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Review Count: 30
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 19

Date of Stay: November, 2017 - $44.00
Overall Rating:

This has to be one of the nicest KOA campgrounds we've seen in our 25+ years of camping. This is the one which should set the bar for all the others. While it's just feet from I-40, a tall cement wall attenuates the highway sounds considerably. Staff were welcoming and smiling. The campground was exceptionally clean. TV and Internet were both very good. The only drawback is that it's under the airport flightpath but flights didn't appear to be too late into the evening. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
100
Site Surface
Asphalt
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:

All conceivable amenities within short driving distance. Two RV dealers only 1/2 mile away.

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Review Count: 75
States Visited: 29
Helpful Reviews: 10

Date of Stay: November, 2017 - $49.00
Overall Rating:

Great staff. Roads easy to get around. Site was level. Road noise not too bad. Laundry was very expensive $2.25 a load and $1.75 to dry. Wifi was better than most parks. Gates locked at night but guard there to let you in. I did not feel unsafe in the neighbourhood. We would stay there again. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
120
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Bombs Away Beer Co. was a lovely brewery and not far away. The old town and the Art and History musuem @ $4 where worth a visit.

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

Date of Stay: November, 2017 - $45.00
Overall Rating:

This park is convenient to I-40. Checkin was efficient and the staff were helpful in getting us in. The interior roads are wide enough and the pull through site that we used was plenty long for our 45-foot motorhome and car. The park is well maintained, neat and clean. We camped at Albuquerque Central KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for 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
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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