KOA Campgrounds in Florida

by Faith Davies

KOA campgrounds are independently-owned, franchised facilities that feature cabins and accommodations for camping in recreational vehicles and tents. The state of Florida is home to a number of KOA campgrounds, offering amenities and activities for the entire family. Whether you are in Florida to see the sites in the state capital area, visit the Disney World and Universal Studios theme parks in Orlando or explore Florida's Space Coast, KOA has a franchised campground nearby.

Kissimmee-Orlando KOA

The Kissimmee-Orlando KOA is less than 15 miles from Disney World's Magic Kingdom theme park. The campground offers six rental cabins and 101 recreational vehicle campsites. Fifty-two of the RV lots are paved, 10 are gravel and 30 are on grassy spots. The largest sites can accommodate vehicles up to 120 feet in length. Ninety-nine of the RV spaces have full electric, water and sewage hookups and the remaining two have water and electricity only. Campers can access wired, model Internet for free at each site. Cable television connections and wireless Internet access are available at every site for an additional fee. On-site amenities include restrooms, showers, public telephones and laundry facilities. The campground operates a small store that sells groceries, propane gas and firewood. Guests can swim in the campground's heated swimming pool or soak in the hot tub. The park also rents bicycles and has a playground.

Kissimmee-Orlando KOA

2644 Happy Camper Place

Kissimmee, FL 34746

407-396-2400

koa.com/where/fl/09329/

Tallahassee East-Monticello KOA

Situated less than 30 miles from Tallahassee, the Tallahassee East-Monticello KOA is in Monticello, less than an hour away from attractions like Leon Sinks Geological Area, Lake Jackson Mounds State Archaeological Site and the Forest Capital State Museum. The campground consists of 15 cabins and 66 paved, grass and dirt sites for recreational vehicle camping. All of the campsites are pull-throughs and large enough for vehicles up to 100 feet in length. Fifty-eight spots feature full electric, water and sewage connections and the additional eight offer only water and electricity. Free wired and wireless Internet access is available at each campsite and telephone connection are offered at the lots for an added fee. The park also has a limited number of grassy sites suited for tent camping that feature no hookups. For guests' convenience, the campground has restrooms, showers, laundry facilities and a waste dump. The park sells RV supplies and propane on-site. From April through the end of September, the camp features an in-ground pool. Lake Catherine is adjacent to the campground for freshwater fishing and boating. The campground also has a playground and trails for hiking and cycling.

Tallahassee East-Monticello KOA

346 KOA Road

Monticello, FL 32344

850-997-3890

koa.com/where/fl/09213/

Titusville/Kennedy Space Center KOA

Titusville-Kennedy Space Center KOA is in Mims, a community in what is known as Florida's Space Coast region along the Atlantic. The Space Coast is home to attractions like Canaveral National Seashore and the Kennedy Space Center. Accommodations range from cabins to primitive tent-camping sites to recreational vehicle spaces. The campground has 54 total spaces available for short-term stays. The spaces can accommodate vehicles up to 70 feet in length and have full water, electric and sewage hookups. Free cable television connections and wireless Internet access are accessible at every spot. Each site also has its own grill, picnic table and concrete patio. On-site amenities include restrooms, showers, a waste dump, laundry facilities and an on-site beauty salon. The campground also sells propane and RV supplies and firewood. A heated swimming pool is available year-round. The park also has shuffleboard courts, horseshoe pits and a playground.

Titusville-Kennedy Space Center KOA

4513 West Main St.

Mims, FL 32754

321-269-7361

koa.com/where/fl/09285/facilities/

About the Author

Faith Davies has been writing professionally since 1996, contributing to various websites. She holds an LAH insurance license in the state of Pennsylvania and has experience as a bank branch manager and lending officer. Davies graduated cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Arts in art history.