RV Rentals in Columbus

RV Rentals

RV Rentals in Columbus

Discover Columbus

Located in central Ohio, Columbus is a vibrant city with college-town culture and excellent attractions. The city's a hub of technology, entertainment, and government, home to the world-class Columbus Museum of Art, the renowned Columbus Metropolitan Library, and the fabulous family-friendly Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.

This bustling Midwestern city is easy to access from anywhere in the country. In fact, nearly half of all U.S. residents live within a day's drive of Columbus. With the John Glenn Columbus International Airport, multiple interstate highways passing through it, and an Amtrak station, traveling to Columbus is a breeze.

Columbus' climate conditions change with the seasons. The winter weather's cold and snowy, early summer sees rain and storms, and mid-summer temps can soar. There's a lot to see and do here regardless of the season, though, for outdoor recreation and mostly mild and sunny camping conditions, the best time to visit Columbus is between June and September.

Experience all that the heart of Ohio has to offer; book an RV rental in Columbus, and you'll have the freedom to explore this exceptional region.

Things to Do in Columbus

Things to Do in Columbus

Once you've settled into the comforts of your Columbus RV campsite, it's time to explore some of the city's best sights. If you're driving your rig into the city, consider booking a parking spot before you arrive. You can secure spots throughout Columbus via parking websites and apps. Fees are reasonable, and once you're in position, you can take advantage of the city's COTA buses, CoGo bike-share program, and various taxi and rideshare services to get around.

Columbus features sprawling parks, urban trails, and numerous bodies of water; offering outdoor enthusiasts lots of options to choose from. On the other hand, city-life seekers can attend a theater performance, hit up Polaris Fashion Place for its high-end shops, or tour the fascinating exhibits at the Center for Science and Industry (COSI).

If you have kids along for the camper rental vacation, plan a visit to the world-famous Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. This 400-acre sanctuary houses over 7,000 species and features habitats and zones highlighting regions and creatures from around the globe. Visitors can sign up for up-close encounters with giraffes, elephants, and cheetahs, and VIP tours are available.

Want to swap urban sights for lake views? Point your RV north and in a short 20 minute drive you'll be at Alum Creek State Park. Kids will love the beach, and adults can splash in with a kayak to explore Alum Creek Lake. Families can bust out the bikes for a ride along the park's trails or find a spot on the shore for some afternoon fishing. Spend the day at this fantastic Columbus state park or extend your stay by setting up camp at one of the park's RV sites.

Where metropolitan meets Midwest, Columbus features an excellent blend of small-town charm, big-city amenities, and diverse outdoor recreational opportunities. Search for an RV rental in Columbus, OH, and kick off your next adventure.

RV Campgrounds in Columbus

RV Campgrounds in Columbus

Columbus RV campgrounds range from urban, no-frills RV parks and family-oriented campgrounds to rustic options with spacious, private sites.

Set up camp at Buckeye Lake/ Columbus East KOA, a 30-minute drive east of Columbus, and you can enjoy spacious sites in a fun, family-friendly setting. This Columbus KOA campground has something for everyone, with a gem mine, jumping pillow, sports courts, and a pool. Partial and full-hookup sites are available, and some sites can accommodate big rigs.

Consider parking your Columbus camper rental just outside the city limits for a relaxing stay at Cross Creek Camping Resort. This amenity-filled family campground features basketball, volleyball, and tennis courts, wagon rides and scavenger hunts for the kids, and various scheduled activities and events. Cross Creek Camping Resort sites come with full or partial hookups, picnic tables, and back-in or pull-through access.


Head 30 minutes' drive north of Columbus, and you can settle into a spacious site at Sunbury/Columbus North KOA. RV campsites here are private and surrounded by mature trees. Full hookups are available and some sites offer upgrades like patios and fenced areas for pets. Amenities include a swimming pool, Wi-Fi, a dog park, and restrooms. The campground is within easy driving distance of the Olentangy Indian Caverns and the colossal Hoover Dam.

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 near Columbus?

Motorhomes around Columbus 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 miles 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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