Texas is a state that has a lot of wide-open spaces to explore. The attractions can be fairly spread out, so considering an RV rental in Texas is a great way to explore more areas with ease. You can find motorhome rentals in Texas that will give you enough space for your family and friends. A Class C RV is the most common motorhome that you can book, but if you want a smaller model, consider a Class B RV. For a bit more of a luxurious feel during your vacation, you should rent a Class A RV instead.
If you are an individual who prefers a towable camper option, then you can consider a travel trailer, a teardrop trailer or a pop-up camper rental in Texas. To help you determine which RV is going to fit your camping needs, check out RVshare’s RV classes page.
With nearly 300,000 square miles of land, this is a state that has a lot of options to consider when it comes to campgrounds. Most of the options in the state will offer full hookups and fun activities that you can enjoy, and most are close to a local attraction or two. If you need assistance finding a campground in Texas, RVshare has a campground page that can help.
In the state of Texas, there are two national parks. Big Bend National Park covers 801,000 acres at the U.S.–Mexico border. Here, you can find mountains to climb, canyons to explore and hot springs to enjoy. The other national park in the state is Guadalupe Mountains National Park. It is located in West Texas, and the highest point in the state, Guadalupe Peak, can be found here. This is a relatively new park, but there are quite a few trails that you can explore.
Palo Duro Canyon State Park in the Texas Panhandle is an otherworldly scene of colorful mesas and rock formations. Hike, bike or go horseback riding through the canyon, the second largest in the country.
RV rentals in Texas are a great way to explore, but since it is a vast state that has a lot to offer, you may want to keep your RV in the state between visits. Arons Boat & RV Storage in Round Rock and Oasis RV Boat Storage in Georgetown are both great options to consider within the state.
No matter where you are going camping, you are going to need a place to dump your sewage. Typically, this can be done at any campground for a small fee, but if you are staying at the location, it will be free to use the dumpstation. In Houston, San Jacinto Riverfront RV Resort is an option, and the Oasis RV park in Amarillo is another possibility to consider.
Since it is almost July Fourth, find a city in Texas that really knows how to celebrate. The coastal city of Corpus Christi offers the Big Bang Celebration on July Fourth and throughout the weekend. Check out the Texas Mud Fest, or attend one of the concerts. If you need help finding an RV trip, RVshare has a trip planner that can help you plan a fun adventure.
There is a lot to do in the state of Texas. You can explore the River Walk and visit the Alamo in San Antonio or check out the Johnson Space Center in Houston. If you are looking to have some fun in the sun, you can also head to Galveston to explore the beaches and Pleasure Pier. While you are in the area, stop by Moody Gardens and Aquarium to check out the amusement park and the aquarium. For something unique, stop by the Cadillac Ranch art sculpture in Amarillo. Add your own coat of paint to these old Cadillacs that are buried nose-down in the ground.
One of the best-known music festivals in one of the best-known music towns, Austin City Limits -- also known as ACL -- offers so much entertainment, it can’t be contained in a single weekend. Instead, it stretches over two, offering visitors the chance to experience not only some of the best live music, art, and food in the country, but also the undeniable beauty of Austin in the fall, where you’ll make lifelong memories whether you’re grooving to the beats or paddling around Lady Bird Lake.
There are quite a few professional sports teams in the state of Texas. If you are staying around Dallas, then you have the options of the Cowboys, the Mavericks, the Stars and the Wings. The Texas Rangers are nearby in Arlington. In the Houston area, you can watch the Astros, the Rockets and the Texans. The San Antonio Spurs of the NBA have won multiple championships. Football is king in Texas, so stop by a high school football game on a Friday night to see why people here are so passionate about the sport.
The state of Texas has a lot of highways that make it easy to travel from place to place. The interstates include I-30, I-35, I-20, I-49, I-10, and I-37. There are also a lot of state routes that you can take when you need a more local means of travel.
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 Texas, 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 Texas 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.