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While visiting the beautiful state of North Carolina, travelers enjoying an RV rental in Jacksonville will find unlimited outdoor and indoor activities within a short drive. Jacksonville, less than 15 minutes from the Intracoastal Waterway, is in a prime location to easily access all of your coastal explorations.

When you rent an RV in Jacksonville, NC, you’ll be less than an hour from historic Wilmington and a short drive from the beautiful Crystal Coast beaches of Emerald Isle and Atlantic Beach, Jacksonville is the home of the United States Marine Corps’ Camp Lejeune, and statistically the “youngest” city in the United States demographically, with the average age of residents falling at 22.6, due to the large military presence. Because of this young population, Jacksonville is packed full of entertainment venues, restaurants and shopping amenities sure to please all visitors to the area.   

The Great Outdoors

The mild weather and temperate winters afford abundant opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors year round while touring the area with a motorhome rental near Jacksonville. With average highs in the 50s even in winter, Jacksonville’s multiple golf courses are open year round for golfers to tee up and practice their back-swing.  

As a town geared towards young families, there is an abundance of recreation facilities in the area, including playgrounds, indoor basketball courts, walking trails, a frisbee golf course, shelter rentals and even three boat or kayak launches.

As a state, North Carolina is home to 41 state parks, 10 national park sites and four national forests, many of which are within a few hours’ driving distance in the Jacksonville RV rental. Fort Macon State Park, in nearby Carteret County, is the second most visited state park in North Carolina and offers visitors opportunities to fish, swim, participate in ranger-led programs and explore historic Fort Macon.

Also near Jacksonville lies Hammocks Beach State Park, only accessible by ferry or boat. Catch the 49-passenger ferry from Swansboro and enjoy three miles of undeveloped barrier island. Behold the beauty of North Carolina on this wide beach overlooked by massive dunes, with the only settlements being primitive camping sites (tent only) and a bathhouse with a few picnic shelters. Hammocks Beach also serves as an ideal starting point for visitors in kayaks or on paddleboards to explore the many inlets, marshes and shallow water ways that the Intracoastal Waterway has to offer.

RV Parks

Planning a visit to Jacksonville is easy when there are plenty of family-friendly campgrounds nearby. Cabin Creek Campground is in Jacksonville and offers a family atmosphere and is within walking distance to shops, mini golf and other entertainment. This campground has WiFi, hot showers and a 24-hour grounds patrol. Nearby in Hubert is Hawkins Creek Campground, another family-run campground with great views and nice amenities.

If you’re looking for water views during your stay with the Jacksonville camper rental in eastern North Carolina, consider the Holiday Trav-L-Park Resort in nearby Emerald Isle. This oceanfront campground provides full hook up sites, with access to laundry facilities, arcades, pool, go-kart track and more. The Holiday Trav-L-Park Resort is located adjacent to the Emerald Isle Bike Path which offers over 20 miles of trail connecting campers to nearby shopping, dining and other amenities on the island.

Exploring the City

As a military town, one of the more frequented tourist sites is the Veteran’s Memorial. The Veteran’s Memorial offers tributes and monuments to the Montford Point Marines and Vietnam War Marines.

If additional history is what you’re seeking, be sure to visit nearby New Bern. This historic, riverfront city provides visitors with days of entertainment, sure to meet the needs and interests of everyone in your group. History buffs may enjoy Tryon Palace, which served as the residence and office of governors from 1770 to 1775. The History Center at Tryon Palace offers hands-on education exhibits geared towards families, a café and gift shop. New Bern is famous as the birthplace of Pepsi Cola, and the historic Bradham Pharmacy where it was originally concocted is still open to visitors.

If you’ve got a hankering for a true eastern North Carolina food while on vacation with the travel trailer rental near Jacksonville, barbecue must be on your list. With a very distinct vinegar base, North Carolina eastern pork barbecue reigns supreme in exactly half of the state, with the other half (western NC) preferring a thicker, red, ketchup-type sauce. Most home-style restaurants in eastern North Carolina will offer the option to try one of both styles.

Book an RV in Jacksonville and enjoy the coast of North Carolina; here you can explore everything that the greater Crystal Coast has to offer.

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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.

Popular nearby hiking trails and campgrounds

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  • MCAS New River Trail, NCJacksonville, NC
  • White Oak River, NCSwansboro, NC
  • Weetock Trail, NCSwansboro, NC
  • Hammocks Beach Trail, NCSwansboro, NC
  • Croatan National Forest - Cedar Point Trail, NCSwansboro, NC
  • Emerald Isle Woods Trail, NCEmerald Isle, NC
  • Island Creek Forest Walk Trail, NCPollocksville, NC
  • Patsy Pond Nature Trail Loop, NCNewport, NC
  • Neuse River Loop Trail, NCNew Bern, NC
  • Croatan National Forest, NCNewport, NC