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Campers Paradise Campground

One of the best RV parks along Lake Michigan can be found at Camper's Paradise Campground. This simple yet well-equipped campground will set RV campers up with everything they need to explore one of America's biggest lakes. There are a few activities to be found around the park, including a playground for kids and classic campground games such as horseshoes. Free WiFi is available at all campsites to make sure you stay connected. Pets are welcome so they can join you on your Lake Michigan adventure.Camping in a motorhome at Campers Paradise Campground is ideal for those looking for a stripped-back camping experience. There are 107 campsites available, each with water and electric hookups that support 15/30 amp electrics. Sites provide back-in access, and every site comes with a fire ring. The campground also provides basic home comforts, including restrooms, hot showers, and laundry.When you book an RV in Ottawa County, you'll be perfectly positioned to explore Lake Michigan. You'll be located within the city of Grand Haven, a small city that is part of the greater Grand Rapids area. Grand Rapids is one of the biggest cities in the region, and you'll find plenty of fun excursions here. Lake Michigan will provide lots of exciting outdoor activities with numerous state parks along its banks.



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Camping with an RV

Have you ever wanted to sleep at the foot of a mountain or wake up to the sound of the ocean’s waves gently crashing on the shore? When on a road trip, do you like to stop at every weird and wonderful roadside attraction? Do you ever just want to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and get out into the great outdoors? Then renting an RV is definitely for you.

Camping in an RV allows you to adventure on your terms. Whether you’re looking to bond over an open fire with family and friends or you just want to get away for a while, there’s no better way to do it than from behind the wheel of an RV.

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After your trip, return the RV to the owner on the same condition you recieved it.

The Great Outdoors

You'll find many lakeside state parks when you rent an RV near Grand Haven. PJ Hoffmaster State Park is the closest and features three miles of shoreline dominated by giant dunes. Hiking and skiing (depending on the time of year) are the most popular activities at the park, and there are over four and a half miles of trails to explore. One of these trails leads to the Dune Climb Stairway, which features an overlook at the top of a dune granting stunning views of the park and lake. The also features the Gillette Visitors Center, where you can learn more about the park's ecosystem and wildlife.Grand Haven campers can venture farther north and stop by Muskegon State Park. This state park features over 1,200 acres of forests and dunes along Lake Michigan, complete with a two-mile-long harbor known as Snug Harbor. This park is unique as it also features another much smaller mile-long Lake Muskegon, which is connected to the harbor. Anybody visiting this park during the winter will want to stop by the Muskegon Winter Sports Complex, which comes complete with sledding hills, a wooded ice skating trail, and much more. If you visit during summer months, there are 12 miles of hiking trails that lead up the dunes. This section of the park is also popular for metal detecting.Another park featuring two lakes is Holland State Park. This park covers fine sandy beaches, dunes, and grasslands along Lake Michigan and encompassing Lake Macatawa. The park is well known as a great place to watch the sunset, and a big red lighthouse provides a unique backdrop. Boating and fishing are popular at this park, and you can rent kayaks and canoes from the park's concessions. There is also a boat launch to make getting in and out of the water easy. The park even features a playground so you can keep the kids entertained.

Exploring the City

While renting a campervan in Grand Haven, you'll no doubt want to explore downtown Grand Rapids. Grand Rapids is a beautiful city full of well-groomed gardens and impressive architecture. One of the best attractions for families is the John Ball Zoo. There are over 2,000 animals on display at this zoo, ranging from amphibians to mammals to birds. There are some adorable and fierce animals on display, including black-footed cats, sloth, and howler monkeys. Furthermore, the zoo features an aquarium complete with penguins and a 40,000-gallon kelp forest. The zoo also offers fun activities, including obstacle courses, zip lines, and animal encounters.Grand Rapids has several world-class museums, such as the Gand Rapids Museum of Art. This museum has a collection of over 5,000 individual pieces of art, mainly focused on 19th and 20th century American and European paintings. As well as this permanent collection, the museum features temporary exhibits by both local and international artists, and it is worth checking their schedule before you visit.Another excellent museum worth visiting during your campervan rental vacation near Grand Rapids is The Gerald Ford Presidential Museum. The 38th president of the United States spent many years in Grand Rapids, and this museum is focused on preserving his life and legacy. The museum contains artifacts and stories relating to Ford's youth in the Grand Rapids area. The museum also runs lectures and events pertaining to President Ford, so you'll likely see something new each time you visit. There's also a gift shop if you want to pick up a souvenir from your visit.


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Questions about RVs?

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What type of RV should I choose?

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Start by determining how many people are planning to travel with you. Going on a solo-journey? Choose a camper van or a teardrop trailer. Bringing the whole family along for the ride? Consider a spacious Class A or five-wheel.

You’ll also want to consider amenities. For example, if you’re planning to cook on the road, you’ll want a kitchenette. If your campground doesn’t have public restrooms, you’ll want to search RVs with bathrooms. Check out full descriptions of our models to help you decide here.


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Do the RVs have bathrooms?

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Yes. Class A’s, Class B’s, and Class C’s and five-Wheels typically have bathrooms. Depending on where you plan on camping, you’ll want to double-check the availability of restrooms if selecting a rig without a bathroom. Nervous about renting an RV with a bathroom? Owners can help show you how to clean the tank or will offer to do it for you for a fee.


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Once an Owner approves your RV reservation, you can coordinate a time to pick up your rig or have it delivered to your doorstep or campsite. At that point, the owner will do a key exchange with you and walk you through the RV and answer any questions you might have.