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San Francisco North / Petaluma KOA

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We checked in here for one night in one of their full hook up pull thru sites. The spot was spacious and the layout of the campground was really nice. It was large, but not loud. There is a pasture smell but that's because you're next to farm land. This was a short drive from Sonoma which met our needs...

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Petaluma , Calif
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We live in Petaluma & took the San Francisco Tour with out of town guests . Plumb wonderful.....We have been traveling for many many years and this one with John as the guide was clearly one of our top tour experiences ever. The only ones that compare are a local resident guide in Jerusalem , Kauai - movie tour and...

2Thank meredith_young
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I'm reading several reviews of this place that talk about a lot of noise and, frankly, we just didn't experience that. We had a cabin w/o bath and some friends had an RV site. The RV sites do seem a bit close together but the cabins were great with privacy between them. They even have TVs in the room, although...

2Thank kaydee7
Crookston, Minnesota
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

We checked into this KOA for a one night tent site. The tents are right next to a pasture so it smells like cow manure all the time. The ground was so hard and rocky that my husband had to move the tent several times and still use a hammer to get the stakes in the ground. All of this...

1Thank MSUDragon
Richmond, California
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

This campground was busy! There were a lot of people in there this weekend. Pros: lots of activities for kids all day long Kids seemed to have a ball, running and biking through the park Common areas clean. Staff were friendly and accommodating. Site was small - picnic table was partially over firepit when we arrived. Cons This park is...

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Las Vegas, NV
Reviewed 1 September 2015

No fires were allowed in the entire area but I personally saw a large campfire burning. I was told that they had inspected that site and found it not to be a problem. The actual campsites are very poor. I can't believe that KOA lets them use there name. While they have many activities for the kids they do little...

1Thank Norm_Nice_Guy
Chico, California
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I have never seen a KOA like this before. There are all kinds of things to do. Swimming, games, climbing wall, petting farm. However the tent camping experience is one of the biggest nightmares that i have ever been through. Loud campers throughout the night. Very small tent spaces. They should probably be 3 times as large per site to...

2Thank bbilson
Dartmouth, Canada
Reviewed 23 August 2015

The nicest KOA we have seen, in an ideal location for exploring Wine country and San Francisco. The park is well maintained, has a nice pool and activities for children and the staff were very friendly and helpful. We have a large trailer that was easy to pull in to a nicely treed lot. Highly recommend this location. We looked...

1Thank Momentum355
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

This Campground was a pleasant surprise! We arrived and asked Russ at check in if we could go make sure our site was big enough for our 43' Big Rig w/4 slides. (Our last place in Yosemite put us in a spot w a Tree in the way of 1 slide out, so we had to move). We checked out...

Thank Gardengirlz
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We spent a week here because of a workshop in Petaluma. Here's the good stuff: excellent location, nice trees, very friendly staff, good (but expensive) laundry facilities. Now to why we won't be back. The sites are gravel and dirt. Some are level and some are not. The sewer hookup location is very far back - requires an extra-long hose...

Thank Amorgianos

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come enjoy glamcamping in the heart of the Wine Country and a short trip to San Francisco, Coastal Beaches, Graton Rancheria Casino, Sonoma Raceway, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, Petaluma Premium Outlet shopping, Lagunitas Brewery, many golf courses and more wineries than you can count! We are located near so many ways to play you may need several days. We offer all types of accommodations at our beautiful glamcamping resort from tenting, cabins, RV sites to full service glamcamping in our Wine Country Lodges. Wine Country lodges offer all the comfort of a hotel combined with all the fun of one of Americas top family resorts. Your Wine Country Lodge even comes with Wine glasses, a gas grill, a fire pit and all the stars you can count. The family will love our bounce pillow, rock wall, beautiful pool and hot spa, banana bikes, gold panning area, petting farm, recreation hall and more. San Francisco Tours leave the resort daily May1-October31st. Our friendly staff are happy to assist you in planning an unforgettable vacation. We look forward to your visit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Francisco North / Petaluma KOA

Address: 20 Rainsville Rd, Petaluma, CA 94952-8121
Region: United States > California > Sonoma County > Petaluma
Number of rooms: 312
Also Known As:
San Francisco North / Petaluma Koa Hotel Petaluma
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“Maybe summer but not now!”
 of 5 bubbles gerham50, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Get a deluxe site with picnic table at the end.”
 of 5 bubbles N4361YBcathyc, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in our RV, but the cabins looked nice.”
 of 5 bubbles ericrT7430QX, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“They have a store on the property in case you forget anything.”
 of 5 bubbles ErnieL453, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“any site is good”
 of 5 bubbles michaelff182, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
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