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A few miles north of Dover, DE sits the quaint town of Kenton. The village was founded in the late 18th century, making it one of the oldest cities in the USA. It lies at a crossroads between Route 300 and Route 42, two of Delaware's most well-traveled roadways. Although there isn't much to the town in terms of buildings, its historic past makes it quite the spectacle for history buffs. Many other historical attractions also surround it.

With water in all directions, Kenton is one of the most delightful summer vacation spots for people looking to find a secluded getaway. It's not every day that you have ocean, river, and lake access all within a short drive. The mild temperatures in the area also make this part of Delaware a pleasure to visit, no matter the time of year. If you're looking for a relaxing vacation in a comfortable climate, book an RV in Kenton and start exploring.

The Outdoors of Kenton, DE

A short drive in your Kenton RV rental will bring you to the town of Smyrna. Here you can visit Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge. There are walking trails, multiple viewing towers, and all kinds of other exciting opportunities for animal lovers. During certain times of the year, they also offer events so make sure you check the calendar prior to your visit. You can also call the office to see if hunting is in season, since that's a big attraction for the area too.

Driving 25 miles west in your motorhome rental from Kenton will bring you to the city of Chestertown where you can visit the Chester River. At about 43 miles long, you won't find anything boring about this river. There are all kinds of fun activities to enjoy, including boating, fishing, hunting, and swimming. You can also hike the hills surrounding the river on both sides for some pretty spectacular views. With its waters flowing out to the Chesapeake Bay, this river is quick moving at times and very cold most of the year. It's a great way to freshen up in the heat of summer.

The Delaware Bay is only a short drive away from town. Rent an RV in Kenton and head east until you find your perfect spot and relax the day away. Mostly made up of marshlands and mudflats, these aren't typical beaches. They're much more exciting for children, that's for sure. Walking along the shores of the Delaware Bay during sunset is a must when you visit this scenic spot; when you're exploring this region of Delaware, do yourself a favor and be sure to check it out.

RV Parks Near Kenton

You should be able to find a few places to set up camp with the RV trailer rental near Kenton, though you may need to drive a bit to reach them. Head down towards the Atlantic Coast and you can take your Kenton motorhome rental to Fort Whaley RV Resort & Campground. They offer many different amenities, including a playground, fishing, and a pump track. The pump track is meant for skateboards and bicycles, as the design helps the assist riders during the jumping process. There's also a bathhouse and restroom facilities, and a dog-friendly play area. The local beach shuttle goes up to the campground, so don't worry about having to remove hookups for trips to the city.

If you're looking for camping right on the beach, you can take your Kenton RV Rental and head down to Fenwick Island and stay at the Treasure Beach RV Park. Multiple pools, playgrounds, and fishing are just some of the amenities found at this park. They're also pet-friendly and have a couple of different play areas. Most of the sites sit right on the water, and they offer full hookups.

City Life in and Around Kenton, DE

Heading a little north of Smyrna, you can visit the 3 Palms Zoo & Education Center. Llamas, chickens, alligators, and raccoons are just a few of the many different wildlife species at the zoo. If you and your family love animals, this might be the place for you. You can also plan events here, set private tours, and learn about all the local wildlife.

If you're in search of history, drive over to Dover and check out the Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village. The history of this beautiful state is shown in the many different exhibits throughout the museum. Old farm equipment is on display for all to see, as well as a 1941 plane and many different 'as-they-lived' buildings to explore. You can also view the many different paintings that vividly show how difficult life was over two centuries ago when people first began settling here.

The local golf course over in Smyrna is another great way to blow off some steam and relax on vacation. They offer many different annual and daily pass options, so keep an eye out if you're planning a trip. Afterward a few rounds, you can hit up the snack bar and gift shop to grab a bite to eat and scope out some souvenirs for the people back at home.

Book a motorhome rental in Kenton and get started on your Delaware vacation.

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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Popular nearby hiking trails and campgrounds


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  • Tybout Tract Trail, DETownsend, DE
  • Amish Country Challenge, DEDover, DE
  • Shearness Pool Loop, DESmyrna, DE
  • Pasture Point Trail to Bear Swap Pool, DESmyrna, DE
  • Raymond Observation Tower Trail, DEDover, DE
  • Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge Loop, DESmyrna, DE
  • Parsons Point Trail, DETownsend, DE
  • Bear Swamp Pool Tower Loop Trail, DEDover, DE
  • Raymond Pool Loop Trail, DEDover, DE
  • Shearness Tower Trail, DESmyrna, DE