RV Rental San Luis Obispo, CA

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Forest River RV Wildwood X-Lite 271BHXL
2019 Travel Trailer

Forest River RV Wildwood X-Lite 271BHXL

Sleeps 9 30.0ft
15.5 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(11)
$170 /night
Forest River FR3 30DS
2018 Class A Motor Home

Forest River FR3 30DS

Sleeps 8 32.0ft
19.2 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(7)
$245 /night
Forest River RV Sunseeker LE 2350SLE Ford
2022 Class C Motor Home

Forest River RV Sunseeker LE 2350SLE Ford

Sleeps 6 24.0ft
19.9 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(6)
$189 /night
Jayco White Hawk 23MRB
2019 Travel Trailer

Jayco White Hawk 23MRB

Sleeps 3 28.0ft
12.7 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(4)
$119 /night
Grand Design Imagine 2600RB
2023 Travel Trailer

Grand Design Imagine 2600RB

Sleeps 4 30.0ft
16.8 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(3)
$135 /night
Keystone RV Cougar Half-Ton 24SABWE
2021 Travel Trailer

Keystone RV Cougar Half-Ton 24SABWE

Sleeps 4 28.0ft
12.0 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(3)
$150 /night
Forest River RV Salem 267SS
2022 Travel Trailer

Forest River RV Salem 267SS

Sleeps 6 26.0ft
11.2 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(2)
$175 /night
Grand Design Transcend Xplor 243BH
2023 Travel Trailer

Grand Design Transcend Xplor 243BH

Sleeps 5 28.0ft
19.3 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(2)
$180 /night
Grand Design Imagine 3100RD
2022 Travel Trailer

Grand Design Imagine 3100RD

Sleeps 6 35.0ft
19.4 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(3)
$165 /night
Keystone RV Cougar Half-Ton Series 30RLSWE
2019 Travel Trailer

Keystone RV Cougar Half-Ton Series 30RLSWE

Sleeps 6 30.0ft
15.5 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(2)
$200 /night
KZ Sportsmen Classic 181BH
2022 Travel Trailer

KZ Sportsmen Classic 181BH

Sleeps 5 21.0ft
14.7 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
New Listing New Listing
$100 /night
Forest River RV Sunseeker 3170DS Ford
2018 Class C Motor Home

Forest River RV Sunseeker 3170DS Ford

Sleeps 9 32.0ft
11.4 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(6)
$227 /night
Forest River RV Salem 26DBUD
2021 Travel Trailer

Forest River RV Salem 26DBUD

Sleeps 8 33.0ft
10.6 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(12)
$139 /night
Keystone RV Cougar Half-Ton 24SABWE
2021 Travel Trailer

Keystone RV Cougar Half-Ton 24SABWE

Sleeps 5 29.0ft
19.3 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
New Listing New Listing
$145 /night
Forest River RV Sonoma 1670BH
2019 Travel Trailer

Forest River RV Sonoma 1670BH

Sleeps 4 20.0ft
15.1 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(1)
$125 /night
Lance Travel Trailers 1985
2014 Travel Trailer

Lance Travel Trailers 1985

Sleeps 4 19.0ft
11.7 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(32)
$115 /night
Forest River RV Sonoma 1670BH
2019 Travel Trailer

Forest River RV Sonoma 1670BH

Sleeps 5 20.0ft
13.4 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(2)
$130 /night
Forest River RV Stealth FQ2313
2018 Toy Hauler

Forest River RV Stealth FQ2313

Sleeps 6 28.0ft
15.3 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(5)
$160 /night
Jayco Jay Flight 26 BH
2017 Travel Trailer

Jayco Jay Flight 26 BH

Sleeps 9 26.0ft
12.4 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(2)
$170 /night
CrossRoads RV Sunset Trail SS331BH
2022 Travel Trailer

CrossRoads RV Sunset Trail SS331BH

Sleeps 8 37.0ft
11.1 miles from San Luis Obispo, CA
(1)
$155 /night

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San Luis Obispo is located along the central coast and is one of California’s oldest European-founded communities. It was founded in 1772 as the site of the Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, founded by Saint Junipero Serra. Today visitors can visit the mission and learn more about its role in the city’s expansion. The town achieved rapid growth after the America Conquest of California. 

San Luis Obispo, or "SLO," is known for its relaxed atmosphere and lush surroundings. It’s a popular tourist destination known for its historic buildings, unmatched hospitality, and vineyards such as Kelsey See Canyon Vineyards, Wolff Vineyards, and Saucelito Canyon. It’s also home to the famous California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. 

San Luis Obispo has a rich history that locals take great pride in showing off. Visitors to the region can learn more about the city’s past and its historic downtown by taking a walking tour. Walking tours are free and led by the History Center of San Luis Obispo County. The tours are held all summer on Saturdays starting at 10 a.m. at 696 Monterey Street. Story maps are available online for visitors who want to take the tour but arrive outside of tour hours. Other fun things to do to learn more about the city's history include ghost and true crime tours where you'll learn more about hidden stories and hauntings of the downtown area. Also check out, essential Downtown SLO, a self-guided audio tour of San Luis Obispo’s highlights and history.

Events Near San Luis Obispo, CA

  • Morro Bay Avocado Margarita Festival - A three-day food and drink festival in September where gourmet chefs share their avocado-inspired recipes, and there are plenty of opportunities to try unique margaritas.

  • City of Arroyo Grande Summer Concert Series - A free summer concert series sponsored by the City of Arroyo Grande Recreation Services Department that takes place every Sunday through mid-September.

  • Cruisin’ Weekend - A favorite summertime event in mid-August that gets people literally dancing in the streets to some of their favorite music by local bands.

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Best National Parks Near San Luis Obispo, CA

At 85 miles away, Pinnacles National Park is the closest national park to San Luis Obispo. Known for its majestic wildlife, canyon bottoms, and bat caves, there are plenty of places to explore on foot by hiking one of the various trails, such as the Balconies Cave, High Peaks, and Old Pinnacles Trail Loop trails. You can even schedule a ranger tour through the visitor's center. 

Channel Islands National Park is about 112 miles from SLO and is an undeveloped ocean wonderland. With year-round highs hovering around 60 degrees, only the bravest snorkelers dare venture into the water. Yet, there are other things to do, such as hiking Elephant Seal Cove, kayaking alongside marine life like sea lions, or filling your stomach at one of the restaurants throughout the Channel Islands. 

Get lost among the ancient trees of Sequoia National Park. The park is 112 miles from San Luis Obispo, near the tiny town of Three Rivers, CA. Hike to General Sherman, Sequoia's most famous tree, take a horseback ride among one of the designated horse trails, or drive through the park stopping at scenic sights and browsing the various gift shops and small stores. 

Popular State Parks Near San Luis Obispo, CA

Morro Bay State Park is home to the volcanic peak Morro Rock and features a natural habit and lagoon. There are approximately 13 trails, including the popular Black Hill Trail, within and near the park, numerous fishing and bird-watching opportunities, and even an 18-hole golf course for golf enthusiasts. 

Pismo Beach State Park is a water lover's paradise with over 17 miles of shoreline. There's excellent fishing at Oceano Lagoon behind the campground and visitor's center, an educational Junior Rangers Program for children ages 7-12, and campfire programs offered during summer nights and weekends. The real stars of Pismo Beach State Park, though, are the Monarch butterflies, which take up residence between November and February.

The San Luis Reservoir State Recreation Area gets its name from the man-made lake that connects to San Luis Creek. The area has four campgrounds and is perfect for campers who love a little water to go along with their adventure. The campgrounds have full amenities so that you won't lack creature comforts after a full day of hiking, biking, swimming, fishing, and general outdoor activities.

Must-see Monuments and Landmarks Near San Luis Obispo, CA

Tour the Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, a historic Spanish California mission open-year round for visits. The museum is home to American, Mission Era, and Native California artifacts. There's no charge for admission, but donations are encouraged. The Mission is also an active parish. Those who wish to participate in Mass are welcome. 

RVshare’s Top Picks for Nearby RV Parks & Campgrounds

San Luis Obispo has several nearby RV parks and campgrounds, including the ever-popular Avila / Pismo Beach KOA. Like most KOA parks, this is a family-friendly park with the kids in mind. There's a large playground on the campground, and Avila Beach is a short walk away, which many describe as one of the best beaches in the area. 

Check out Port San Luis RV Campground for campers who want to wake up to the sound of waves crashing on the shore. It's on San Luis Obispo Bay, and there's not a lousy pad in the entire park. Every site features ocean views. Get to the campground early in the day to claim a spot because it doesn't take reservations. 

If you want to be by the beach, but don't want the stress of hoping there's an available spot, check the reservable Coastal Dunes RV Park and Campground. This county RV park and campground is clean, about three miles from the town of Arroyo Grande, and the WiFi signal is strong for those working from the road. 

RV Dump Stations Near San Luis Obispo, CA
Bakersfield is a convenient area for RV dump stations in California. Located only a few miles north of Los Angeles, there are waste dump stations for tourists stopping by to visit the Sequoia National Forest or any of L.A.'s museums and attractions.

RV Rentals Near San Luis Obispo, CA

Frequently Asked Questions About Renting an RV Near San Luis Obispo, CA

How much does it cost to rent an RV in San Luis Obispo?

Motorhomes are divided into Class A, B, and C vehicles. On average expect to pay $185 per night for Class A, $149 per night for Class B and $179 per night for Class C. Towable RVs include 5th Wheel, Travel Trailers, Popups, and Toy Hauler. On average, in San Luis Obispo, CA, the 5th Wheel trailer starts at $70 per night. Pricing for the Travel Trailer begins at $60 per night, and the Popup Trailer starts at $65 per night.

Do you need to be a certain age to rent an RV in San Luis Obispo?

Yes. The minimum age is 25 to be eligible to get an RV Rental in San Luis Obispo from RVshare.

Does RVshare have emergency roadside assistance?

Yes. Every RV rental booked through RVshare receives 24/7 emergency roadside assistance.

Does RVshare offer one way RV rentals in San Luis Obispo?

Yes. Prior to renting any RV, check with the owner since not all will offer this particular option.