Everyone has their ideas about what makes a great domestic holiday. For some, there's nothing more relaxing than two weeks at a hotel, with waiters on hand for all your needs.
Others prefer to take to the road and explore. For those people who are looking for a little independence while taking in a lot of sights, might want to check into renting an RV or motorhome.
Motorhome rental companies can be found in major cities and other places across the US. The vehicles are those that sleep two and these companies will also cater for groups of up to seven. Vehicle models and makes come in a massive variety from just a basic model. Most companies will expect renters to come pick up the vehicles themselves rather than delivering them. With that said, however, some do provide to deliver to your house based on the size and also the company.
You will have to take the RV to your home to load up even if you are the one to go and pick it up yourself. So you will need to have enough room on your property to park it while you pack al your belongings onto the RV.
When it comes to prices, they will be determined by the rental length in addition to vehicle size. It's worth shopping around to compare different prices and packages.
For the most part, those who choose a motorhome rental over say, staying in a hotel, find the rental of an RV a tremendous savings. In a hotel, you are limited but with an RV, you can bring your home with you anywhere you want to go!
One of the beauties of travel is when you find an area you like that you can stop and enjoy it for as long as you like. It's worth noting that some camping sites are open year-round.
Some might insist for bigger motorhomes which need big lots for parking that a lot of campgrounds, that it could become an issue. However, most campgrounds accommodate caravans, tents, and motorhomes. Availability may also be based on the season.
Companies all have different stipulations, and it is worth doing some research. Like using a minimum age to rent and drive the car, they will share things in common. Some will not let to individuals drive the RV unless they are over a specified age. Whatever constraints they have will apply to all who will drive the vehicle on your road trip.
If you're thinking of taking the motorhome across the country, plenty of companies do allow you to do so. But bear in mind you'll want to take out an excess insurance to go outside US borders, which the company may provide. They will have the ability to give you added protection and get it down or even to lower the overall cost.
A road trip in a motorhome is like taking a trip to a resort only on wheels. For many, it feels like a home away from home but on a smaller scale.