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About Spencer Martin

The VanLife KC Fam loves camping and being in the outdoors in Kansas City, Lubbock, and elsewhere. We also love sharing that opportunity with others. That is why we decided to start a business doing just that. We rent out camper vans in the Kansas City Metro area so you can have the trip of a lifetime. We also just expanded to Lubbock, TX with Adventure Rig Rentals LBK and can't wait to see y'all there. We specialize in camper vans and ultralight, microtrailers to help you "Choose Your Own AdVANture" Reach out today!

Outdoorsy memberDealer since August 2019


90% response rateTypically responds in less than 12 hours

Memories made on trips with Spencer Martin's RVs

Randy C.

5September 2022

Easy pick-up and drop-off. Yoda was very nice and clean. Bed was comfortable and clean. Everything was well thought out. Easy tow behind a Wrangler (spare tire will need to go in the back). The optional A/C is battery powered, with charger when plugged in. The charger doesn't quite keep up with the A/C unit, so it only ran for about 6 hours even though we were plugged in. That said, we had a fan we plugged in and stayed quite comfortable with the windows open. Would rent again!

Frank K.

4August 2022

This car was great, small yet spacieus inside. The rooftoptent pops up in minute and the bed inside is great. I slept like a logg. My daughter and I made a roadtrip and slept inside and in the tent. Easy peazy. Too bad I could not take it home😉💋

2 Photos submitted by Frank K.

Joseph K.

5August 2022

Great experience renting the Yoda from Spencer. Definitely enjoy the flexibility and use of the trailer for weekend getaways.

Patrick F.

5July 2022

Easy to work with and very flexible with our pickup and drop off plans.

Spencer’s answer

Hey Patrick, Thanks so much! You were easy to work with yourself and we hope to see you soon!

Cynthia Q.

5June 2022

The RV was perfect for our trip. Easy pick-up and Spencer provided great instructions. Could hardly tell the trailer was being pulled. There were just 2 of us and we camped with RV friends so no need for other amenities. Awesome to not sleep in a tent!

Sarah C.

5May 2022

Had a great time! The trailer was perfect for our needs. It was easy to pull behind our Jeep Wrangler and the space is very well thought out. Love the storage under the bed and in the “cabinets.” Spencer was incredibly easy to work with and communicated very well. We will definitely rent from them in the future and would highly recommend!

Bryan M.

5May 2022

Great experience. Spencer is accommodating and invested in making sure you get the best vehicle or trailer for your adventure.

Spencer’s answer

Hey Bryan, we are so happy that you had a great trip. We truly appreciate you! Hope to see you again soon.

Julie C.

5January 2022

We had so much fun renting from VanLifeKC! We took it for a 3-night run to southwest Kansas where we explored Lake Scott, Monument Rock, and Little Jerusalem State Park. Because it’s January & that area had a bit of snow on the ground, we were a bit concerned that we’d be cold at night , but the van was perfect! We had plenty of heat, with the van staying a cozy 65 degrees (our setting) all night long in spite of the freezing temps outside.

Spencer’s answer

Hey Julie, we are so happy that you had a great adVANture and can't wait to see y'all again soon. Thanks for sharing your expereinces!

Jeff G.

5January 2022

Excellent service! The Van Life KC team is hyper responsive and extremely professional. The Darth Vander was perfect for rolling through the Ozarks. We experienced temps ranging from 65 to 10 degrees and were completely comfortable the entire time. Get some camper van time!

Spencer’s answer

Hey Jeff! Thanks so much! We are glad you stayed warm and had a blast! Hope to see you again soon.

Frederick W.

5December 2021

I took Orange from KC to the Canadian Rockies for 3 weeks in November and it handled like a champ, snow and all. The tent (with a good bag and some extra blankets) was also plenty warm as temps dropped into the single digits. Spencer was super flexible and also understanding and accommodating with any troubles or questions I encountered. Overall a great experience and I would recommend the car and the company to anyone looking to have a “van life experience” either locally or off the grid.

Cailey D.

5November 2021

Spencer was an awesome host! He was responsive when I had questions getting ready for the trip! Darth Vander is very versatile and made camping very easy 🙌🏻

Spencer’s answer

Hey Cailey, Thanks so much for the shout out! It was a pleasure and we appreciate you taking such great care of the van. We hope to see you again soon! We loved the pictures!

3 Photos submitted by Cailey D.

Molly K.

5November 2021

Darth Vander was a pleasure to drive and live in for two weeks. Spencer and Sarah were great to work with. The whole experience was unforgettable for all the right reasons. Go for it, it's worth it!

Spencer’s answer

Thanks so much Molly! You were a pleasure yourself! We hope to see you again soon!

Curtis L.

5October 2021

Vehicle as advertised and perfect for our camping situation (boondocking but access to showers and toilets).