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Petaluma, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We spent five nights at the Benbow KOA. We had a great stay. Holly and Jenna were very helpful to us and provided us with great info. We had a level, full hookup pull thru site with good cable tv and wifi. We enjoyed the lounge at the Benbow Inn and also had brunch and dinner there. Friends of ours...

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Port Townsend, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Apology sheet at checkin for condition but working on it. Wouldn't stay a second time. No cut on rate with apology. I haven't had much luck with KOA's but this website painted a pretty good picture. Still a KOA.

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Reviewed 28 September 2016

We had an outstanding time at the Benbow KOA. Lots of great touches and amenities for everyone in the family including the dog. From free wifi, to ac in the cabins, to a dog washing station. First clss all the way. I highly recommend this place to anyone traveling in this area.

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Vernon, Canada
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stopped (one night only) that was enough...... The place was way overpriced, wifi didn't link up, spot we were assigned was like a large puddle, the golf course was WAY over priced and overrated , would be better suited for cattle grazing !! Was very happy to leave , never to return.

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BenbowRep, Owner at Benbow KOA, responded to this review

Thank you for your response. We appreciate the feedback and were sorry that you were not happy with your site, golf course, Wi-Fi or pricing. We are in the process of upgrading our entire infrastructure which will include putting in all 50 amp sites, all new pedestals, installing Patio Sites in all of our pull through sites and finally repaving...

Windsor, California
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We've been RVing at Benbow RV Park for many years but this is our first visit since it became a KOA facility. They have added quite a few permanent cabins along the outside perimeter of the park, added new playground equipment, a dog wash and a very small dog park, there also seems to be more camping spaces now. All...

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Buellton, California
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Benbow KOA for 1 night and found it to be very clean and cozy. The spaces are all paved with a nice picnic table. The pool was just so nice. There is a water play area for the kiddos and a great hot tub. Although this is not a super fancy resort, we were treated exceptionally...

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We found this place when we were driving in our class B RV and on our way to the avenue of the giants, It's only 6 miles away from the south edge. This place would clearly not be on the map if it were not for Avenue of the Giants but that being said they are a KOA and their...

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Oroville, California
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Family stay on the way through the Redwoods. Nice park with golf course, pool and dog park. Paved driveways that the kids used for bicycling around the park. Nice playground centrally located. Restrooms with nice showers located at front and middle of the park. The river is running by the park and has a nice little swimming hole. Would recommend...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 9 July 2016

While KOA is not consistently good, this one was very nice. We just stayed one night, but it was clean, quiet and well managed. Price was fair. The Benbow Inn is a short walk and a very nice place to have dinner. Expect a big bill...but very pleasant. The RV park had clean bathrooms and showers. Nice residents....good stop.

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

I pitched a tent here for the night and I was pleased it is a very cute a campground with all the amenities you need and a hot tub this time herepp was very polite and they have a store and a golf! This is a great campground. I stayed one night.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Golf Course
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Benbow KOA offers full hook-ups, pull-through RV sites with cable TV, tent sites, 7 luxury Park Model Cabins, 9-hole golf course, putting green, pool, Jacuzzi, splash park, playground, kid's train ride, sport-court, clubhouse, general store, WiFi and 2 meeting rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Benbow KOA

Address: 7000 Benbow Dr, Garberville, CA 95542-3603
Region: United States > California > Humboldt County > Garberville
Number of rooms: 119
Also Known As:
Benbow Hotel & Resort, Rv Garberville
Benbow Hotel And Resort, Rv Resort
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“Reservations are a must around holiday times.”
 of 5 bubbles byebye2u, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“End sites are Premium because they have plastic chairs & table plus picnic table. Other sites have picnic table.”
 of 5 bubbles laurabB8033WK, 12 Sep 2014 | Read review
“The site backed up to the river are great! Beautiful view and you get to listen to the sound of the river at night.”
 of 5 bubbles MicheleW405, 28 Aug 2014 | Read review
“The back-in sites in the back of the park (verses the pull-throw sites closer to the pool) seemed to have more room & space around them.”
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  • We had two sites side by side for our family stay.
 of 5 bubbles lovetotravelelmundo, 27 Jul 2014 | Read review
“did not use the rooms, pool or fitness center”
 of 5 bubbles 120Kay, 30 Jan 2014 | Read review
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