Waldport / Newport KOA

     


Waldport, Oregon
Phone: (541) 563-2250

Sites: 88
Recent Rate: $50 8/2014


Latitude: 44.4363232537643
Longitude: -124.075437784195

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites
  • Big Rig Access
  • Tent Camping
  • Restrooms (Plumbed)
  • Pit Toilets
  • Showers
  • $0.00 Shower Fee
  • Laundry Facilities
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee
  • Dump Station
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee
  • Propane Available
  • Firewood Available
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts
  • Water Spigot
  • Picnic Shelter
  • RV Wash
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee
  • Corral
  • Landing Strip
  • Overflow Parking
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP)
  • Electric (50 AMP)
  • Water
  • Sewer
  • WiFi
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee
  • Cellular Phone Service
  • Cellular Phone Providers
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup
  • Phone
  • Central Modem
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.)
  • Pool Access
  • Family Friendly
  • Playground
  • Pet Area
  • yes-ocean Waterfront
  • Clubhouse
  • Camp Store
  • Cafe / Snack Bar
  • Business Center
  • Group Camping
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Group Kitchen
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Concierge Services
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s)
  • Recreation Room
  • Gym/Workout Facilities
  • Beach Access
  • Boat Ramp
  • Marina
  • Boat Rentals
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Bike Path(s)
  • Bike Rentals
  • Hiking
  • Spa
  • Horseshoe Pit
  • Volley Ball
  • Sports Field
  • Arcade Games
  • Live Entertainment
  • Amphitheatre
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf
  • Billiards
  • Ping Pong
  • Lake
  • Pond
  • River
  • Creek
  • Ocean
  • Water Park
  • Casino

Review Details

Ratings overview

42 Reviews

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LarryB

Review Count: 13
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: - $50.00
Overall Rating:      

Great location with views of Alsea Bay and Ocean. The owners and staff are very friendly and helpful. Activities for children. Park has basic cable and Wi-Fi. The owners have a cat "Gary", who is a great host. He visits all the camp sites and the children love him. We would stay here again and recommend this park to anyone when in the area. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Motorhome.

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      Service

      Campsite

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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Maltaman

Review Count: 38
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $44.00
Overall Rating:      

After looking at other parks in the area, we settled here, and it was good for an overnight, even though it was priced at the higher end. Although the staff were not very outgoing we didn't find them intrusive. One of the other RV parks was way overrated and too many permanent residents; this KOA felt much more comfortable. Cable was sketchy and stations were limited. No overnight noise that impacted us. Sites were level, we didn't even have to unhook. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

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hajime

Review Count: 15
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $53.00
Overall Rating:      

Coming in on a holiday week, there was some misunderstanding in that my telcon quoted rate was $17 less per nite than when I got to the resort. Due to a holiday week (they charged holiday rates Thurs thru Sunday, it was considerably more than I anticipated! Told them they should have told me before we drove 900 miles.) Anyway, the staff for check in were wonderful. Site was okay, but at night they ran something that sounded like water running from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. It was unnerving for a 5 night stay! Although there was plenty of available sites, there was a rule of only 1 car per site. Understandable since there's not a lot of room for navigating. The sites on the water had extra vehicles the entire stay AND did not display their placards to show which site they were assigned. The final indignity was the last day, when I had to make a quick trip to the store by myself. My placard fell off my mirror and I couldn't reach it to replace. Two of the older male staffers chased me down and asked why I wasn't displaying my site#! Really? We had been there for 5 NIGHTS! We will not be back, nor would I recommend it other than a stopover point until they get their stuff together! We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Motorhome.

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TXBobcat

Review Count: 188
States Visited: 45
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: - $49.00
Overall Rating:      

Shore Services are good. We only had 30 amp. Sewer is good but has a small opening not a normal 3" connection. Water is 80psi but sustains about 30psi. WiFi is strong at my location, but I did not use it. Sprint and Verizon 3G internet are good. AT&T is good here, also. Have cable at our location but did not use it. DirecTV Satellite is accessible but trees can be a problem at some sites. Sites are very wide and most are very long. Many sites are made two RV's deep so they can park back to back. There is a hedge separating each site giving you nice privacy. If you have a very long RV you can use both sites. I like the restrooms/showers. They are rooms that contain a shower, sink and toilet ,and you lock the door until you are finished using it. My camp site was nice and level. It was only dirt which was nicely raked before we arrived. This reduces the rating for me because it causes a lot of dirt to be tracked into your RV and mud if it rains. Otherwise it is OK. The road to the campground is good. The road inside the campground is useable. It is a combination of oil over gravel and asphalt as a patchwork. Not real rough but better than dirt or gravel. There are some Long term tenants but their sites are well kept. Payment can be by credit card. The rate of $49 per night for 30amp is way out of line. We stayed here because everything in the Newport area was reserved, and they had one site open at the time for the majority length of time we wanted to stay in the area. If we were in the area and the only place to stay was here we would stay here, but the price is what would make us look for a different place. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

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Jmh510

Review Count: 47
States Visited: 22
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $53.00
Overall Rating:      

Nicely kept campground with friendly and courteous staff. Our RV is 43' and turns were tight but site fit coach and tow disconnected. Sites are gravel and raked but can be uneven. We needed wood under one wheel. Nice water view for many sites. Reason for 7 is price is high as are many KOAs, but this campground did not have the amenities of many KOAs. Would stay here again. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Motorhome.

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Team Asphalt

Review Count: 107
States Visited: 41
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: - $49.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a nice, cozy CG at the base of Alsea Bridge overlooking the bay. We stayed over Labor Day so the CG was packed. The office staff was outstanding. They told us to come in early on Friday to make it easier to get into our space. They were right. Our back in space was on the high side of the CG and we could see the water but other sites are not as nice visually. There is ample space between the sites separated by a hedge. The walking paths to the beach and the easy access to the walkway on the bridge are right outside the campground. Don't miss the wild blackberries on the paths. There are some good restaurants near the public dock outside of the center of town. We did have some problem with the 30 amps and the WiFi was a little slow but the CG was filled to capacity. Again, the staff was outstanding! We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Motorhome.

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User2441

Review Count: 20
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $45.00
Overall Rating:      

This was a nice campsite for a KOA. The sites were well laid out and comfortably large enough. Utilities were fine, but we only had 30 amp available. We would rank this as one of the nicer KOA's. We would definitely stay here again. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Motorhome.

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Yuma

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $40.00
Overall Rating:      

This is not a big rig friendly park. Many of the 50 amp sites are impossible to get a big rig into. There are intentional barriers placed in spots that protect the grass but make RV driving hazardous. It seems KOAs are more interested in protecting their grass than doing harm to your RV. I have seen this now a several KOAs, and I am now avoiding them all. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Motorhome.

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ottosprings

Review Count: 39
States Visited: 23
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $53.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a very nice campground, but the price was a little high. The owners were very nice and run a very nice park. Wi-Fi wouldn't work but the cable TV was great. Would stay here again. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Travel Trailer.

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dandd

Review Count: 197
States Visited: 52
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: - $45.00
Overall Rating:      

As with most KOA's we've stayed at, this campground was well-run, the staff friendly & helpful and the site clean and level. While a bit pricey, we'd stay there again if in the area. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Motorhome.

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jilldorothy

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

Date of Stay: - $44.00
Overall Rating:      

The park was mostly empty this time of year so we had our pick of spaces so chose one overlooking Alsea Bay Bridge. Park was clean and organized, although the people in charge didn't seem to know their space details very well as we were directed to a site that obviously was too short for our 38' rig. Convenient to Waldport but there's not much to do there. Few restaurants and/or services. Would stay again, but probably only for an overnight. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

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jjbarnes

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $48.00
Overall Rating:      

It is a nice small park with ample room and all the hookups. I honestly feel they shouldn't advertise Newport! They are 14 miles from the southern most edge of Newport so it's 20-30 minutes to get into Newport. I sprung for a view site and they do have a great view but it's a hike to the beach. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Travel Trailer.

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D. Brooks

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $38.00
Overall Rating:      

Facilities were certainly clean and well maintained. Beach was accessible but not really large enough as a destination point. Wi-Fi only worked near the office and as a special warning to dog owners, there was a lot of spear grass and ticks. We were in a very congested area, sites were pretty tight. We read the reviews beforehand but were disappointed with our stay. Just expected more, I guess. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Travel Trailer.

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Tredguy

Review Count: 92
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $55.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice park!!! Semi small view sites. We had a change of plans, called to see if they could get 2 35' motorhomes into view sites. They did a great job! Sites are very clean; restrooms are cleaned all the time. Wi-Fi was spotty till I hooked up our extra antenna, and all was good. Super nice staff! Enterprise car rental picked us up easy. Toured the area for 2 days.. Nice. Great views. Would stay here again. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Motorhome.

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Phaeden

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

Date of Stay: - $56.00
Overall Rating:      

This was an excellent KOA. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. The roads are paved and slightly bumpy in parts but not bad enough to cause any sort of problems. The corners are a little on the tighter side but we had no problem navigating with a 33' + trailer. The campsites are gravel (which is rakes smooth after the previous camper leaves) with hook-ups spaced out a little. The staff will guide you to your spot and help you get in position for setting up. The little store has all the standard camping store fare and a few extra RV parts and supplies. The views are great and the campsite is positioned so that it has easy access to the bay, the bridge and the beach. We walked all around the area as a result of its convenient location. While we were there, the weather was excellent with log fog prevalent in the mornings and evenings. There are not many biking trails in the area but some of the nearby roads are relatively quite and provide routes for some nice biking. Overall, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will likely camp here again in the future. We camped at Waldport / Newport KOA in a Motorhome.

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