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RV Rentals in Bakersfield, CA

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RV Rentals in Bakersfield, CA

Discover Bakersfield

Get a taste of the South in California’s heartlands with a camper rental in Bakersfield. Dubbed the "Country Music Capital of the West Coast", Bakersfield is known for pioneering the Bakersfield Sound and producing county music icons like Merle Haggard and Buck Owens. Bakersfield is an excellent vacation destination for families, with local attractions like the California Living Museum and the Sequoia National Forest right on your doorstep.

The best time to book a trailer rental in Bakersfield is during the fall, when the temperatures are in the 60s and 70s, ideal for strolling through Sequoia groves. Some of Bakersfield's best annual events also happen during the fall, including the Kern County Fair and the Bakersfield Village Fest. Create lasting memories with your crew and plan a road trip to this vibrant Cali city.

Things to Do in Bakersfield

Bakersfield is fairly RV-friendly, with the Golden State Highway running right through the heart of the city. You'll also find lots of places to park up near downtown. Several campgrounds like the Bakersfield RV Resort and the Bakersfield River Run RV Park are within walking distance of top attractions. There are also a few places to park your motorhome for free temporarily, including Walmart.

Keep your whole crew happy with a day-out at the California Living Museum. This zoo aims to highlight the beauty of California's native wildlife. While touring the zoo, you'll come face-to-face with some of The Golden State's fascinating critters, like ring-tailed cats, porcupines, and golden eagles. The zoo also offers animal encounters where you can hold various reptiles and touch aquatic creatures as they swim by.

While in town, you should also take a tour of the Bakersfield Museum of Art. This art museum is the perfect way to learn about local culture, with most of the permanent exhibits featuring works by regional artists. The museum also regularly hosts temporary displays on local topics, like the Bakersfield Sound.

Discover the best of California's countryside with a trip to the Sequoia National Forest. Home to the largest concentration of Sequoia groves on the planet, the Sequoia National Forest is perfect for a woodland walk, with dozens of miles of trails to explore. If hiking isn't your thing, spend the day fishing on one of the forest's five rivers or take a dip in Hume Lake.

RV Campgrounds in Bakersfield

Bakersfield boasts several highly-rated campgrounds, so you'll have plenty of options when picking a place to stay. Located just 3 miles from downtown on the banks of the Kern River, the Bakersfield River Run RV Park is among the best RV campgrounds in Bakersfield. Each spacious concrete site comes with pull-through or back-in access and full hookups that support 20/30/50 amp electricity. Keep yourself entertained around camp by making a splash in the pool or challenge one of your crew to a game in the rec hall. You'll find several helpful amenities around camp, including laundry facilities, a fitness center, and WiFi access.

Another top-rated campground a stone's throw from downtown is the Bakersfield RV Resort. This campground has everything you need for an idyllic getaway, including spacious RV sites with full hookups and 30/50 amp electricity. Get your day started right with a meal at the onsite Crest Bar and Grill before topping up your tan poolside. Useful added extras include a gym, a grocery store, and a laundry room.

Campers looking to spend the night slightly further from the bright lights of Bakersfield should check out the Orange Grove RV Park. Perched on the city limits 9 miles from downtown, this RV park features campsites with full hookups and 30/50 amp electricity under the shade of orange trees. Orange Grove RV Park is perfect for pups, with dog-friendly sites and three onsite dog parks. Campers can plan a BBQ at the rustic barn or put their feet up at the imitation hunting lodge. There are tons of useful amenities around camp, like laundry rooms, free WiFi, and a gym.

Frequently asked questions

How does RVezy work?

RVezy is a marketplace that connects RV owners with travelers looking to rent an RV. RVezy takes care of everything, including RV and renter verifications, payments, insurance, and customer support.

How much does it cost to rent an RV in Bakersfield, CA?

Motorhomes in Bakersfield, CA average $200/night while towable trailers are around $120/night. Most RV owners offer weekly and monthly discounts between 10 and 20%.

What’s included in the RV rental?

Most rentals include all the essentials you need for a great trip. From cookware, to linens, owners do their best to make you feel at home. Each RV listing will provide details around what’s included.

How far can I go with the RV? What’s the price for mileage?

Most owners offer either unlimited mi or very generous daily limits. The included mileage and extras appear on your booking estimate before you put in your booking request.

What’s required to rent or drive an RV?

In the majority of cases, RVezy rentals require a driver with an unrestricted license for 8 years and clean insurance profile. You don’t need a special class to drive most motorhomes.

How am I insured/covered during my rental?

Every RV rental is fully insured through our commercial fleet policy. You can also add-on our 24/7 roadside assistance at any time before your trip begins.

Are RV rentals pet-friendly?

Many owners allow pets in their RV. You can search for pet-friendly RVs or check the individual listings to see if there are any extra fees or deposits required for you to bring your furry friends.

How does RV delivery work?

As an add-on, most RV owners are willing to deliver and/or set up their RV to help simplify your trip. Ex: have a trailer delivered to a local campground so you don’t want to drive.

What do I do if I have additional questions?

RVezy’s customer support team is happy to answer any questions that come up before, during or after your rental. You can contact us anytime at help.rvezy.com.

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