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Discover Hartford

Mark Twain was renowned for his love to travel and adventurous spirit. For modern day adventurers, Hartford, Connecticut, home of the Mark Twain museum, is a fitting destination. Discover this quaint East Coast town and its surrounding natural wonders when you book an RV rental in Hartford.

Centrally located in the middle of Connecticut, Hartford is an easy drive from either New York City or Boston, MA. The idyllic countryside and sweet New England charm surrounding the city is a lovely reminder of the days of yore. Known for its historic mansions, museums, gardens, art and close proximity to fantastic fishing spots and pristine nature trails there is always something to do in and around Hartford.

The Great Outdoors

Hartford, CT is circled by a number of State Parks that offer fantastic hiking, cave exploration, paddling, fishing, and swimming opportunities. After you pick up your camper rental in Hartford, your outdoor adventure is ready to begin.

Head south to the large expanse of Cockaponset State Forest and Pattaconk Lake Recreation Area for some woodland rest and relaxation. Here you will find a 16,000-acre nature area that offers a large network of hiking and biking trails through wooded areas and by waterways. Rocky outcrops makes this area visually stunning and fun to traverse. This park also explodes in color during the fall, so if you decide to rent a motorhome in Hartford during the autumn months, this vibrant drive is well worth the trip.

There are a number of excellent parks all along the Connecticut River including Gillette Castle State Park. This unique destination features a medieval type structure built between 1914-1919 by William Gillette. The grounds and walking trails are open for exploration as well.

For fun in the sun, travel a little further south to the Atlantic shoreline and take a break on the inviting sandy beaches of Hammonasset Beach State Park. Here, you can take advantage of the local saltwater fishing charters for an opportunity to “land the big catch.”

RV Parks

Once you’ve picked up your RV Rental from Hartford, Connecticut, there are a number of RV parks available that offer a wide range of amenities and a great place to call home while you are here on your adventure.

Head west towards Waterbury, and you will find Bear Creek Campground. This fun, family-friendly park is located right next to Lake Compounce & Crocodile Cove theme & water parks. Discounted admission tickets are available to campers along with special themed weekend events. The kids will have an absolute blast plus leashed pets are welcome as well!

When a simple RV campsite surrounded by the soft sounds of nature is more your speed, head towards Thomaston to Black Rock State Park, set in the scenic rolling meadows of the Western Highlands. Black Rock is a designated trout park which means that fishing areas are stocked on a regular basis. This allows young and novice anglers a better chance at catching their very own trout. A trout and salmon stamp is required, so make sure to get the proper licensing ahead of time.

If your travels take you south towards Marlborough, check out Nelson’s Family Campground. This 175-acre campground has been family owned since 1964 and has a pool, laundry facilities, snack bar, mini golf, bingo and more. There’s something fun for everyone. This would make an ideal place to park your camper rental from Hartford.

Exploring The City

The Mark Twain House and Museum is a must see so consider carving out some time to explore it. Learn about the life and times of this iconic American author and legend. The 1874 mansion is a marvel in itself and has been painstakingly restored to keep its history alive. Take a leisurely walk around the manicured grounds and gardens to walk in the steps of the great Samuel Clemens himself.

Art aficionados will want to make sure to visit the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. The museum’s collection consists of nearly 50,000 works of art, with everything from Greek antiquities to contemporary pieces and a wide variety of works in between. This is home to one of the best collections of Hudson River School landscapes in the world.

The kids will have a fun time learning about science with the interactive exhibits at the Connecticut Science Center. There are over 165 hands-on exhibits designed to engage young minds and keep little fingers busy. There’s something for everyone including a real butterfly encounter, virtual tour of the Connecticut River, dinosaur fossil dig and journey through space.

Rent an RV and discover Hartford, Connecticut and the surrounding state parks in comfort. There’s a new fun thing to see a do every day!

Frequently Asked Questions

What are RV rentals?

Renting an RV lets you enjoy the flexibility of RV travel without all the costs and maintenance of ownership. With a rental, you can book the perfect rig for any trip just like you would a car or hotel. With Outdoorsy, you rent directly from the RV owner but get the backing of programs like roadside assistance, insurance, and stellar support from real, live people 24/7.

How much are average RV rentals?

On average, you can expect to pay between $75 and $150 per night to rent most small trailers and campervans. Larger trailers and motorhomes could cost $100 to $250 per night. Renting an RV for a longer time can be even more affordable–a week or month-long rental could average out to less than $60 per day.

Are there RV rentals with unlimited mileage?

Yes! Each RV owner can choose whether to offer unlimited miles on their vehicles. You’ll be able to see if unlimited mileage is an option on any listing you check out. If unlimited miles are not available, you’ll be able to see what is included with the base rate and what extra miles will cost.

Are RV rentals pet-friendly?

Many RV owners allow pets in their rentals. Be sure to check the listing to see if it’s an option for the rig you have your eye on. You’ll be able to see if there is an extra deposit or fee for pets before you request a booking.

Do RV rentals offer delivery?

Having an RV delivered to your home or destination is a great way to simplify your trip. Many RV owners offer delivery and setup services, usually for an extra fee or within a certain distance of their location. Each listing shows whether or not delivery is an option.

Are there RV rentals near me?

RV rentals are available all over the country! Whether you want to pick up an RV near home to set out an epic road trip or if you want to have one ready at your destination, you can search by location for any type of rig.

RV rental vs buying?

Renting an RV is an affordable way to get all the benefits of RV travel without the maintenance and overhead of ownership. It’s also a great way to try out the lifestyle and different types of rigs before you take the plunge and buy your own. Already own an RV? Consider renting yours out to bring in some extra income.

How many people can sleep in an RV?

Small travel trailers and campervans can usually sleep 2-4 people comfortably. Mid-size trailers and motorhomes usually sleep 4-8. Bigger rigs often sleep 6-10, some even 12!

Why choose Outdoorsy vs Craigslist or Airbnb?

Security, for one. Outdoorsy helps protect RV owners and renters with excellent support and insurance options, and a secure platform for listings, communication, and payments. There are plenty of other reasons though, like roadside assistance, detailed listings, and a wide variety of RVs to choose from.

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Have an RV delivered directly to your home and start your adventure from your front door—or add a spare room for family to stay while they’re in town.

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