Traveling across the country in an RV is a unique way to experience America's vast variety of natural wonders, rich history and unique regional cultures. While on an epic RV road trip, some people prefer the simple life, roughing it on the road with the leanest stock of supplies and the fewest creature comforts possible.
But other travelers love the inside conveniences that an RV provides. Even while on the road in your RV, you can also have a luxury experience at some of the best RV parks in the country. Imagine that, after a long day on the road, sightseeing or exploring nature, you can curl up by a campfire, soak in a hot tub or get a relaxing massage.
Many RV parks around the country are destinations unto themselves, offering a list of amenities and activities that appeal to adults, children and four-legged friends alike. Whether they have amazing sports facilities, on-site spas and casinos, or even woodworking shops, these RV parks across America offer fantastic amenities that make you feel like you're staying at a resort in the middle of your RV vacation.
Bella Terra RV Resort/Yelp
Alabama's Bella Terra RV Resort is a wonder for water lovers. The resort has its own lake stocked with fish for catch-and-release fishing, an infinity-edge pool, a Jacuzzi and a dry sauna. Plus, the resort is located minutes from the white sandy beaches of the Gulf Coast. Other amenities include a fenced-in dog park and a private movie theater.
Wide, brick-lined streets lead to large RV sites with outdoor kitchens and private hot tubs or pools at Buena Vista Motorcoach Resort. You'll truly feel like you're staying at a luxury hotel thanks to the massive community pool, complete with a lazy river. The resort also has a dog park and fitness center and backs onto a state park with a boardwalk, sugar-sand beaches and water sport rentals.
Heritage Motorcoach Resort and Marina/Yelp
Another stunning Gulf Coast RV park is Heritage Motorcoach Resort, which is brimming with Southern charm. The clubhouse has a porch with classic teak rocking chairs as well as a gas fire pit and infinity pool from which you can watch dazzling sunrises and sunsets over the water.
For fishing enthusiasts, the family-run Kenai Riverfront Resort in Alaska is the perfect destination. On top of large lots for RVs, the resort has a sauna, a fire pit, a volleyball court and everything you'll need for a perfect salmon fishing excursion, including a boat launch, fish cleaning facilities, freezers and a smokehouse.
The main attraction at Palm Creek, which serves short-term guests and long-term residents, is that it encircles an 18-hole golf course. If visitors want to stay active another way, there are plenty of other options that rival posh country clubs, including pickleball and tennis courts, a softball field and three pools with mountain views.
Desert Shadows RV Resort in Phoenix has so many amenities, you could spend your entire visit on site. The resort has a full-time activities director who puts together a calendar chock-full of events such as bingo, billiards, concerts, exercise and quilting classes and more. Play horseshoes, shuffleboard or bocce ball, practice in the golf driving cage or relax in the indoor heated pool.
Voyager RV Resort/Yelp
Voyager is a great Arizona RV resort if you like to be active and meet other interesting people on your vacation. Voyager boasts a nine-hole golf course and pro shop and an on-site health and wellness clinic and hosts biking and horseback riding excursions, music jam sessions, arts and crafts workshops and exercise classes. It has three pools, two hot tubs and two sauna rooms for relaxing at the end of an exciting day.
When you book a site at Catherine's Landing, you'll get access to an on-site concierge, fire pits for roasting marshmallows, a heated saline pool, a playground, a fitness center and more. The resort also offers boat rentals, a complimentary disc golf course and a zip line course through the forest.
Courtesy of Ozarks Luxury RV Resort on Table Rock Lake
Along the shores of Table Rock Lake, Ozarks Luxury RV Resort has a lush nine-hole golf course, swimming pool, hot tub, lighted tennis and pickleball courts, fenced dog park and a full-service marina with water sport and fishing equipment rentals.
Courtesy of Desert Shores Motorcoach Resort
Desert Shores Motorcoach Resort sets a high bar for a truly luxurious RV park experience. The lots, which can be purchased or rented, come with their own private villa, patio, gardens and pool. Guests have access to a 10,000-square-foot clubhouse, tennis courts, dog park, fitness center, pool and spa.
True to its name, this Indio, California, property truly does feel like living on the well-maintained grounds of a country club. There are various tiers of lots, with the upper echelon coming souped up with private villas, patios, barbecues, pools and waterfalls. No matter what level you stay at, guests have access to the club's restaurant, personal trainers and masseuses as well as a putting green, tennis courts and other activities.
Both you and your RV can be rejuvenated after a stop at Emerald Desert RV Resort. The resort has on-site detailing and repair services for your RV and a spa, temperature-controlled swimming pools, a putting green and driving range and more for you. There are even three dog parks for any canine companions.
You'll wear yourself out taking advantage of all the ways you can play on the water at Newport Dunes. On top of a beach and marina, this park has a bevy of fun giant inflatables, a swimming lagoon, swimming pools and a spa and on-site waterfront dining.
Campland on the Bay/Yelp
Tiger Run Resort/Yelp
Tiger Run Resort combines RV hookups with ski resort amenities, including a 12,000-square-foot clubhouse, pool, hot tub, fire pits, game room, sports courts and more. Its Rocky Mountain location is also the perfect home base for days filled with biking and hiking in the summer and skiing and snowboarding in the winter.
On top of living up to its name with clear mountain views, Mountain Views RV Park in Creede, Colorado, has two lodges for lounging and relaxing. There are courts for horseshoes, bocce ball, badminton and croquet as well as stocked fishing ponds, river access for fly fishing and a fish cleaning station. Clean your RV and your pooch at designated RV washing and dog washing stations.
Located right next to Rocky Mountain National Park, this place is ideal for relaxing after a long day of adventure in the park. The park has a swimming pool and hot tub, a miniature golf course, playground, fire pits and more.
Courtesy of Everglades Isle
Experience all the outdoor fun the Everglades has to offer at this luxury RV retreat. Along with river and beach access for water sports, swimming and fishing, the resort has a 8,500-square-foot clubhouse with an on-site spa and movie theater, pool and sun deck.
Courtesy of BlueWater Key
BlueWater Key is one of the most-praised RV resorts in Florida because of its gorgeous premium sites with private docks, patios, tiki huts and swaying palm trees. Other amenities include a freshwater pool and areas to socialize with other guests.
One of the country's top RV parks is Aztec RV Resort in Margate, Florida. Lush, well-maintained greenery and blue canals surround the sites, and amenities include two heated pools, two spas, lighted tennis courts and volleyball, pickleball and shuffleboard courts.
Courtesy of Disney
Disney World is one of the most magical places on Earth, and it goes above and beyond with both its traditional and its RV resort. Disney's Fort Wilderness Campground includes full hookup RV sites. Staying at Fort Wilderness also comes with perks such as a swimming pool with a waterslide, restaurants and snack bars, an on-site dinner show and activities such as horseback riding and canoeing.
Georgia's Crossing Creeks RV Resort has a large, lovely clubhouse and activities center with a spa, fitness center, sauna, pool and double-sided waterfall. Take in the scenery while honing your golf game on the putting green, playing a match of tennis or croquet or letting Fido stretch his legs in the dog park.
Pine Mountain RV Resort/Yelp
Sunset Lakes RV Resort/Yelp
Sunset Lakes provides fun activities for kids across the property thanks to features like a swimming pool, jumping pillows, a game room and basketball, tennis, volleyball and rolle bolle courts. There's also lake access with paddleboat rentals.
Lake Rudolph Campground and RV Resort/Yelp
It's Christmas all year round in Santa Claus, Indiana, in part because of the holly, jolly atmosphere of Lake Rudolph Campground and RV Resort. The on-site water park, miniature golf course, playground and more will keep kids entertained, while the well-maintained facilities will please parents.
Renfro Valley KOA/Yelp
One of the top RV parks in Kentucky, Renfro Valley KOA offers some of the best amenities KOA has to offer, including special summer activities and events, movie nights, a jumping pillow, a swimming pool, an arcade and basketball and volleyball courts.
The Red Shoes RV Park combines a well-maintained RV park with access to a casino. While adults play in the casino, kids can frolic at the heated pool with water slides, play horseshoes, tennis, basketball, volleyball or shuffleboard, or hang out in the clubhouse with a game room and big-screen TV.
Sandy Pines Campground offers serene surroundings as well as modern amenities like a heated pool, outdoor games and a general store. The charming resort also hosts a variety of social events like bingo, movie nights and ice cream socials.
Courtesy of Cherry Hill Park
Cherry Hill Park is the closest campground to Washington, D.C. Aside from its location, the property offers plenty of perks to enjoy after a day spent immersed in history at the nation's capital. Cherry Hill Park has two heated pools, a hot tub, a splash park, a sauna, a fishing pond, gem mining and an 18-hole miniature golf course.
Normandy Farms Campground/Yelp
Normandy Farms is often named among the best campgrounds in the country because of its many high-quality amenities. It has two softball fields, sports courts, a 1.5-acre dog park, a 20,000-square-foot lodge, four different pools, an 18-hole disc golf course and a bike park.
Relax in your own private oasis at Indigo Bluffs, where you can get away from it all while still accessing some creature comforts. The park has a heated pool, patio, general store, waterfall and fire pit.
Courtesy of Stony Point Resort
This lake resort has it all when it comes to having a ball on the water. It offers motor and boat rentals of all shapes and sizes, including pontoons and canoes. The resort also has live bait for fishing, a general store, a fish cleaning house and more.
Just because you're staying at an RV park doesn't mean you won't enjoy Grand Casino's many amenities, including games, dining and live entertainment. In fact, you might get more, as the RV park has its own separate perks, including a heated outdoor pool, sports courts and a fire pit.
Paradise Ranch and Resort/Yelp
Polson Motorcoach Resort/Yelp
Polson RV Resort is considered one of the best of the best for a luxury RV park experience. Besides its breathtaking views and proximity to Glacier National Park, the resort has a pool and hot tub, a mini golf course, gas fire pits and a fenced dog run.
Because the RV park shares common spaces with other rental units offered by owners, a high level of care goes into the properties at Crystal Springs Wilderness Lodges and RV Resort. While the resort offers great access to attractions such as Six Flags Great Adventure, local auto and horse racing venues and golf courses, Crystal Springs itself sits on 48 acres of forest and offers hunting lands, nature trails, a playground and a volleyball court as well as hotel-style services like a concierge and housekeeping.
Bonito Hollow RV Park & Campground/Yelp
With RV sites that back onto Lincoln National Forest, Bonito Hollow RV Park & Campground has beautiful natural surroundings. It also offers stream access for trout fishing, sand volleyball, hiking trails, horseshoes and more.
One of New York state's finest RV resorts, the family-run Lake George RV Park has a fitness center, a 2-acre off-leash dog park, indoor and outdoor heated pools, a fishing pond, recreation courts, playgrounds, arcades, movie rooms and a playhouse that hosts live entertainment.
Turning Stone Resort and Casino's RV park is just a short shuttle ride away from the casino and has its own activities and amenities, such as a heated pool, sports courts, and separate ponds for paddle boating and fishing.
This Class A-only luxury RV resort in the Blue Ridge Mountains has stunning surroundings as well as fantastic amenities. There are pools, a hot spa, a private clubhouse, a nine-hole golf course, organized activities and hospitality services.
Apple Valley Farm guests have access to Rumbling Bald Resort, which has two championship golf courses, swimming pools and beaches, miniature golf, fishing and more.
While many of the country’s best resorts are all about human comforts, 4 Paws Kingdom is for the dogs. This campground is set up to entertain man's best friend with a doggy spa, agility course, enclosed dog parks, a swimming pond and a pet grooming station.
Oceanside RV Resort & Campground/Yelp
Pacific Shores Motorcoach Resort/Yelp
Get the best of land and sea at Pacific Shores Motorcoach Resort in Newport, Oregon, which has an indoor heated pool, hot tub and sauna. Curl up by the fireplace or enjoy a fun schedule of clubhouse social activities.
Keen Lake Camping & Cottage Resort/Yelp
A family-run resort for 60 years, Keen Lake Camping & Cottage Resort, located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, feels like summer camp no matter your age. It has a beach and offers a variety of water rentals, including stand-up paddle boards and canopy-covered aqua cycles. It also has playgrounds, a solar-heated pool, a children's garden, sports and game courts, a game room and outdoor movie nights.
One of the top luxury RV resorts in the country, Hilton Head Island Motorcoach Resort is walking distance to the beach and other area attractions but also has plenty of attractions of its own. It has a pool, spa, marble bathrooms, a dog park with dog wash, sports courts, coach detailing services and year-round social activities.
This scenic, gated RV resort with paved streets is located a few blocks from the beach. It has lots of amusing activities, including an Olympic-sized swimming pool, miniature golf, a clubhouse with scheduled social activities and more.
For the RV park with the most amenities near Mount Rushmore, one of America's must-see landmarks, stop at this lodge. The resort has a two-story granite fireplace, a hot tub and sauna and complimentary breakfast. For fun, check out the splash park, jumping pillow, waterslide, miniature golf, fishing pond and beach volleyball court. For a rustic experience, enjoy the lodge's on-site stables, mine for gold or catch the nightly chuck wagon dinner show.
Smoky Mountain Premier RV Resort/Yelp
This new, pet-friendly RV resort just outside of Gatlinburg has large sites, mature trees and well-maintained facilities. On top of that, you have access to an exercise room, store, playground, outdoor games and a pool with a sun deck.
Mill Creek Ranch Resort/Yelp
This award-winning East Texas RV park has sites that all come with tables, chairs, a grill and trees. Aside from well-manicured sites, the resort has a fenced dog park, a camp store, a community lodge with game tables, and a complimentary RV concierge service.
The Llano Grande Lake Park Resort & Country Club truly combines an RV park with country club sophistication, grounds and amenities. The large resort features lighted tennis courts, heated swimming pools and a championship 18-hole golf course. There's also an on-site woodworking shop, art studio and sewing room with classes and workshops.
La Hacienda RV Resort/Yelp
The clean, well-maintained facilities at Austin's La Hacienda RV Resort are made all the better by the park's extra amenities, including two swimming pools (one for adults only), a hot tub, miniature golf course, playground, fitness center, dog park, clubhouse and special events pavilion.
Zion River Resort/Yelp
Located near the amazingly photogenic landscape of Zion National Park, Zion River Resort is a great place to rest between your Utah outdoor adventures. Amenities include an outdoor pool and spa, a dog park with river access, a gift shop and shuttle services. There's even a mining sluice where you can try your hand at mining for gems.
American Heritage RV Park/Yelp
American Heritage RV Park just might be one of the coolest RV parks in the world. Aside from its proximity to Colonial Williamsburg, this pet-friendly camp has a camp store, fenced dog run, miniature golf, a lending library, a four-seat family bike you can take for a spin and fire barrels for each site that provide an old-timey, rustic feel.
Toutle River RV Resort has some standard features such as a general store, clubhouse and heated swimming pool as well as unique, exciting amenities you won't find other places. They have red cedar barrel saunas, a disc golf course, a jumbo-sized croquet court and a karaoke pavilion. There's also a free do-it-yourself smokehouse for jerky, fish and more as well as an orchard on site with apples, pears, cherries and plums that guests are welcome to pick.
Elwha Dam RV Park/Yelp
Elwha Dam RV Park makes a great home base for exploring the Olympic Peninsula. The family-run location has a convenience store, 24-hour security, outdoor games, fire rings and a playground. The owners have a vegetable garden that they will let you pick from. They also offer pet-sitting if you want to play in the Pacific Northwest without your pooch.
Roanoke's Briar Point Campground offers the best of both worlds. It's secluded and located near Stonewall Jackson Lake, and it's also walking distance to the lodge at Stonewall Resort. The resort has restaurants, an 18-hole golf course, a spa, marina and pool. The resort will even deliver the daily paper to your campsite each morning.
Ho-Chunk Gaming RV Park offers proximity to all the entertainment options and attractions in the Wisconsin Dells and well as its own list of fun amenities. It has a heated pool, volleyball court, game room, paddle boat and canoe rentals and more. The park is also steps away from the casino.
Buffalo Lake Camping Resort is a lovely retreat for active families and groups who want to stretch their legs. Along with a solar-heated swimming pool, the park has outdoor games and sports courts, an on-site restaurant, fishing and pedal bike rentals. While you're on the road, keep your eyes peeled for some of the most bizarre roadside attractions in America.
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