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Townsend-Great Smokies KOA

8533 State Highway 73, Townsend, Tennessee 37882 USA

  • Chain
  • Credit Cards
    Accepted
  • Pet Friendly
  • Not Wheelchair
    Accessible
  • Public
    Restrooms
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“the peaceful side of the Smokies”

Located on "the peaceful side of the Smokies," the Townsend/Great Smokies KOA is a tranquil place to visit. Surrounded by beautiful forests of the Smoky Mountains and nestled up against the Little River, this KOA provides a great setting for relaxing and enjoying nature. Cades Cove is just around the corner with plenty of biking and hiking opportunities, and the Little River is excellent for swimming, tubing and trout fishing. Visit the on-site restaurant for tasty southern fried chicken or homemade fudge. Full hookups are available on level, grassy sites with paved patios. Tent sites range from semi-sunny to heavily wooded and secluded. Don't want to rough it? Reserve a Camping Cabin or furnished Deluxe Cabin. Enjoy the on-site laundry, swimming pool, modern playground, covered pavilion with large barbecue pit, horseshoe pits, basketball court, Wi-Fi, bicycle rentals and an arcade. Pool: Memorial Weekend - Labor Day Weekend. Max pull thru: 60 feet.

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Reviewed by
Laura

  • 31 Reviews
  • 2 Helpful
November 23, 2020
Rated 5.0

Absolutely beautiful! Very clean! Super friendly staff! You can text to have firewood delivered to your site!

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Reviewed by
dnelson05

  • 5 Reviews
  • 0 Helpful
July 30, 2020
Rated 5.0

One of the best campgrounds we’ve stayed at! Tented with our 4 kids for 2 nights/3 days. Fast/convenient check in process. Large sites. Clean bathrooms and showers. Camp store with great service. Large/deep pool, fun playground, scheduled activities in the evening.

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Reviewed by
gwenchick

  • 2 Reviews
  • 0 Helpful
June 04, 2020

Very well maintained camp. Staff is friendly and very helpful. Beautiful views of mountains and creek.

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Reviewed by
jhayden674

  • 1 Review
  • 0 Helpful
October 09, 2017
Rated 5.0

One of the best KOAs in the country.

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Reviewed by
RebeccaMcFarland

  • 1 Review
  • 0 Helpful
November 03, 2016

Awesome place! Great cabins with decks right on the river. Would definitely stay here again.

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gem8700

  • 1 Review
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June 22, 2016
Rated 5.0

Great place, love it. Definitely will be back, not able to do it all in one trip. Campsite is very nice, kids love the creek (river) and pool.

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Townsend-Great Smokies KOA

8533 State Highway 73
Townsend, Tennessee
37882 USA

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  • Parking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Restrooms
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Season End
Year Round
Affiliation
Kampgrounds of America(koa)
Sites Count
126
Season Start
Year Round
Standard Tent Sites Count
25
  • Sites
  • Laundry
  • Propane
  • Showers
  • Big Rigs
  • Firewood
  • RV Sites
  • Fifty Amp
  • Tent Sites
  • Cabin Sites
  • Full Hookup
  • Dump Station
  • Pull Through
  • Sewer Hookup
  • Water Hookup
  • Potable Water
  • Swimming Pool
  • Rec Facilities
  • Standard Tent Sites
  • Pull Through RV Sites
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