If you’re going to be visiting Abilene, Texas, which is a city that’s part of the rich history of railroad cities and towns, an RV is a great way to get around. You don’t have to own an RV to go RVing, and finding a vehicle for your Abilene RV rental is easy with the RVshare RV types page.
For example, if you just want to take a trip to Abilene with a single loved one, why not just get a teardrop trailer? These are small, can work out great for a couple and a dog or cat, and they even usually have an outdoor food prep area. Would this be a bit too small for your family of four? Well, if that’s the case, a campervan, which is sometimes called a Class B motorhome, or a pop-up camper rental in Abilene, can also be a great option. These have dedicated restrooms, showers, and your food prep can take place indoors. For a bonus, both of these are city-friendly and don’t take up a lot of space.
If you’re considering an RV that’s of a more substantial sizing, a good Class A motorhome rental in Abilene can be downright comfy. When you rent one of these on RVshare, you’ll find that they are beautifully furnished and homelike, and you can even find models with exquisite tiling or carpeting. They even may have HDTVs that can be mounted outside the vehicle and living rooms that expand to full-sized media rooms.
As a former frontier settlement, Abilene has some stunning wide-open spaces, and as a result, some great campgrounds have popped up in the area. RVshare has a list of several great RV campgrounds in the area so that you can always find what you’re looking for. For example, places like Abilene RV Park and Abilene KOA Journey both offer pools and hot tubs for their guests.
The U.S. National Parks system has some truly varied choices for RVers, and if you’re in town, why not drive your RV rental in Abilene to nearby Big Bend National Park. This park is only a little over 300 miles away from the city, which can be a fun trip in a camper or motorhome rental in Abilene. This park celebrates its proximity to Mexico, and if you like Dia de Los Muertos celebrations, Big Bend is well-known for having a truly epic festival. The national park is also great for wildlife as thousands of birds and animals live in the area, and if you really want to relax and learn, bring a pair of binoculars to see them in their glory.
Storing RVs is crucial, especially considering that excess water or excess UV rays can really damage their roofs and surfaces. For this reason, during your visit to the city, you may want to consider a storage facility for your Abilene RV Rental. Fortunately, there are numerous storage facilities in and around the town. For example, most places that store boats will store RVs, so A2Z Self Storage and Frenchman’s Creek Self Storage are great options. In addition, places like Turnkey Storage and Stor & Lock also make for great choices.
Abilene has two businesses that provide facilities where you can dump your sewage. This is an essential service, so knowing where to go is crucial. These are Buck Creek RV Park, which offers their dumpstation to their guests, and the KOA — Abilene Campground, which charges a small fee for non-guest use. In addition to these Abilene-based locations, there are also dumpstations in nearby Tuscola and Tye townships as well.
As you may know, Abilene was a pretty central location during the frontier days, and as a result, you can visit classic railway stops and beautiful Civil War-era forts with relative ease. For example, the Frontier Texas! museum is famous for its Old West exhibits and guided tours. In addition, the Abilene Zoological Park is also in town, so if you want to see some animals like tigers and gazelle, then consider making a day trip.
Abilene isn’t known for its sports teams, but there are a few minor league franchises within the city limits. For example, the Abilene Prairie Dogs are known to play some intense baseball games, and the Abilene Christian Wildcats play some great college basketball. Club Fuego Abilene and Tequilas Night Club are there for you to unwind and have a great time. Good food, drinks, music, and people are what you can expect.
When it comes to highways, the city of Abilene only has access to a single roadway on the Interstate system. This is Interstate 20, which has access to many cities around the state. In addition to this highway, U.S. Routes 83, 84, and 277 also travel in the area.
If you are considering a rental from RVshare, then you will need to be 25 years of age to be approved.
Just like any vehicle that you rent, with camper rentals in Abilene, TX, you are going to need to have insurance that will cover the vehicle in the event that there is an accident. If you do not have insurance that you can use for the rental, then take a look at our insurance page for more information about your options.
When you rent an RV, it’s a good practice to bring the RV back with a full tank. At the same time, not all owners require it, so be sure to communicate with the RV owner before you rent so that you understand his or her refueling requirements.
One-way RV rentals in Abilene, TX are available, but it is not always an option with every RV owner. It's important to ask the renter if a one-way rental is an option prior to renting your vehicle.