Motorhome, RV Rental FAQs

RV Rentals FAQ
By William Brister

The demand for RVs is booming and people are increasingly renting out RVs as a major source
of recreational vacation and travel. In fact, there are recreation outlets across the country that rent
motorhomes, folding camping trailers and other vehicles, giving non-owners the opportunity and
flexibility to enjoy the excitement and freedom of an RV vacation.

What are the reasons for people to rent an RV?

The primary reason for people renting an RV is vacation travelling, more so for those who think
that the journey is as or perhaps more important than the destination. You have the flexibility to
make your own travel schedule and you can travel in as much comfort as you want.

Another reason for RV renting is affordability. It is cheaper and more comfortable for families to
hire an RV while vacationing. Even in peak holiday season or when gas prices are high, RV trips
remain the most economical type of vacation.

Even if saving money is less important to you, vacationing in a motorhome, travel trailer or fifth
wheel, is a comfortable, convenient, stress-free way to travel, enjoy the great outdoors and
spend quality time with your family.

If you are intrigued by RV traveling and wish to explore the experience before actually buying one,
RV rentals are a great opportunity to do so. Rentals also give you the opportunity to try and test
various types of RVs to enable you to decide which one’s best for you.

RV rentals are convenient for people who enjoy the experience but do not want the hassle of

Motorhomes, are a comfortable means of travel as even the smallest motorhome is much
roomier than a car. If you have young children an RV can make travel more enjoyable. It is
convenient to have snacks and cold drinks in your refrigerator. You also have your own clean
restroom handy anytime you need it.

Rent an RV for on-site hospitality at special events like automobile races and other recreational

What are the basic tips to rent an RV?

Rentals agencies require the people renting an RV to have a valid driver’s license and proof
of age. While some companies require the person driving to be at least 25 years old, others
charge extra for someone younger.

What do rental agencies charge for renting an RV?

Rental costs are dependent on the size, type and age of the RV. The rents may fluctuate
depending on the season and the duration of period you want it for. Motorhomes range from
$100 to $250 per day while truck campers and travel trailers average $50 to $120 per day.

What are the other charges besides the rental fee?

Some RV rental companies include insurance in the rental prices. Over and above the daily
allowance, there is a certain charge for mileage. There is generator fee of around $3 per hour.

What housekeeping packages for RV rental companies offer?

Most RV rental agencies provide housekeeping packages like dishes, pots, pans at nominal
fees. While most dealers require you to bring your own bed linens some will rent these as well.
A 'Personal Kit' would include a sleeping bag or blanket, pillow, pillowcase, flat sheet, bath
towel, washcloth and dishtowel. Approximate cost is $35 per person, for the duration of the trip.
All items must be returned at end of the trip.

Is there any deposit against damages incurred?

When you rent an RV, you will be required to make a deposit against damages if they occur,
which is usually in the range of $500. It will be refunded if you return the RV in good condition.

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