One of the best ways to explore Seattle and the rest of Washington State is by renting a campervan.
Perfectly located in the Pacific Northwest, Seattle is the gateway to Olympic National Park, North Cascades National Park, the Pacific Ocean, and redwood forests.
Renting a campervan/RV in Seattle gives you the freedom to explore, camp, and sleep where and when you want.
There are tons of campervan and RV rentals in Seattle, and it can be difficult to sort through all the firms and pick the best one.
To make renting a camper in Seattle easier, we’ve gone ahead and rounded up the best campervan and RV rentals in Washington State (Seattle).
Wherever possible, I’ve included links to GoSee Travel.
They are the largest online price comparison site for campervan and RV rental firms and a fantastic place to begin your search!
They feature all of the biggest camper rental firms in Seattle, and are a great resource to find the best deals for your trip.
A few other reasons to book with GoSee include:
For more info, read our in-depth review of GoSee Travel (Motorhome Republic).
With over 45 years of RV rental experience, Cruise America is a fantastic option for motorhome rental in Seattle.
They understand that renting an RV for the first time can be daunting, and as a result have a friendly and knowledgeable staff that is there to show you all the ropes when it comes to renting and driving an RV.
Cruise America prioritizes safety as well, and only rents out RVs that can safely be taken on remote adventures, and have a 24/7 traveler’s assistance phone line should anything go wrong.
Cruise Canada currently has 4 vehicles in their fleet that sleep anywhere from 3-7 people.
All vehicles in their fleet come fully equipped with air-conditioning, a fresh water toilet, a gas cooktop, refrigerator, microwave, shower, and are also pet friendly!
For couples traveling together alone or with a small child, the compact RV is perfect. It comes with all necessary amenities, including a double bed and a convertible dinette where a small child can sleep.
Cruise Canada is also a great rental option for big groups- their largest RV sleeps 7, and has all the conveniences of home inside a classic motorhome build.
With standard 4 and 5-berth RVs as well, Cruise Canada has a suitable RV rental for just about everyone!
Outdoorsy is a peer-to-peer rental marketplace for RVs and camper vans in Seattle.
Trusted RV/campervan owners post their vehicles on Outdoorsy, and prospective renters can browse and pick the perfect vehicle for their Seattle van rental!
It’s good to know too that Outdoorsy only works with trusted vehicle owners/renters, and fully insures all rentals so you can confidently rent through them.
For more information about this platform, check out our in-depth Outdoorsy review!
Rather than rent out a fleet of identical vehicles like traditional rental firms, Outdoorsy lists people’s personal vehicles.
What this means is there is a wide selection of different, quirky, and personal campervan conversions and RVs.
While the fleet varies and grows from year to year, there is currently a great selection of high-quality RVs and converted campervans available for rent in Seattle!
If you want a wide variety of RVs/campervans to choose from, Outdoorsy is a great option.
Escape Campervans specializes in unique and affordable van and mini RV rentals.
They have locations scattered across the United States, and conveniently offer one-way rental service to all of their locations.
Escape Campervans offers some of the most competitive and affordable pricing in the United States, so if you’re traveling on a budget this is the way to go.
Escape Campervans has 2 distinct, hand painted campervan and mini RV rentals in their fleet that are available in Seattle: The Mavericks and the Big Sur.
Each van sleeps 5 people, with a queen bed fit inside and a roof camper on the top.
The Mavericks is the smaller of the two, and comes with a set of fold away benches + table, queen bed, and pull-out kitchen.
The Big Sur is a similar build, but has more space overall, and particularly more storage space.
Britz Campervan Rentals USA is a high-end motorhome rental company in Seattle, as well as 11 other locations across the United States.
Britz provides high-quality motorhomes that are perfect for a western US road trip.
They also offer one way rentals to any of their other locations in the United States.
Their rates are straightforward, and include miles, taxes, preparation fees, and convenience kits.
All vehicles in Britz’s fleet are 4-berth compact motorhomes. Each motorhome is maximum one year old, and guaranteed to be high-quality.
All vehicles in their fleet come fully-equipped with an awning, camping table, generator, storage, bathroom, and a large fresh water tank.
If you’re traveling as a small group or family, or even a couple who prefers a little extra space, their 4-berth motorhomes are perfect!
Road Bear RV is the premier option for luxury RV rentals in Seattle.
They have the newest fleet of RVs, with all RVs being 18 months or newer.
Their staff is not only helpful with the actual rental experience, but they’re also avid outdoor explorers, and can help you with advice for your trip, information about campgrounds, and more.
Road Bear is also incredibly convenient, offering complimentary shuttle transport from many airport hotels and popular city hubs.
Road Bear RV understands how important it is to keep everyone entertained as well, and provides a TV with DVD player in all of their rental vehicles.
Road Bear RV has a great mix of vehicles in their fleet, from a Class B fully converted campervan, to both Class A and Class B style RVs.
All of their vehicles come equipped with a generator, microwave, free camping table, as well as all the comforts of home like a kitchen, shower, and bathroom.
If you’re looking for the traditional RV experience, Road Bear has you covered with luxury RVs that sleep anywhere from 5-7 people and you’ll have plenty of space.
If you prefer a more compact vehicle, their fully converted campervan comfortably sleeps 2 adults and 2 children, and is more maneuverable than traditional RVs.
With such a range of RV classes on offer there's something for everyone!
Campervan North America has one of the best selections sof campers for rent in Seattle. They specialize in custom-built, fully-converted van conversions that are perfect for adventure-seekers who want to explore out west with the amenities of an RV, but in a more compact vehicle.
Campervan North America is also an environmentally-conscious van rental company- they understand the relationship and value the importance of both business and the environment- and as a result they donate 1% of all sales to 1% for the planet!
All of their vehicles average 20mpg as well, which is not only convenient and cost-effective for the renters, but much better for the environment.
Campervan North America has 5 different fully-converted campervans in their fleet, that sleep anywhere from 2 to 5 people.
The Edelweiss, a converted Nissan NV is the perfect compact campervan for 2. It averages 22-25 mpg, has a full bed, dining set-up, and plenty of room for a more simple campervan setup.
They also have a converted Dodge Sprinter for 2, with headroom, a full shower + toilet, kitchen, and a little more space and luxury.
For larger groups, the Bunkhouse sleeps 4 adults and has plenty of storage. If you want it all, the Clanhouse sleeps 5 people, and also has a kitchen, bathroom, and shower.
Peace Vans is a shop in Seattle that started off as a mechanic for classic Vanagons that has now evolved to rent out converted Vanagons and Sprinter Vans!
Their goals are to help you have the best vacation possible, and to do so in their awesome rental vehicles.
Plus, since they were originally a mechanic shop, you can count on them to deliver you a reliable and mechanically sound vehicle.
Peace Vans has 3 types of vehicles in their fleet: Vanagons, Springer Vans, and the Mercedes Metris.
All of their Vanagons are restored vintage vehicles, perfect for the nostalgic traveler.
Their Mercedes Sprinter conversions sleep 2, and are great for people who want the full-on van life experience.
For long distances, the Mercedes Metris with a pop-up roof-tent, is the perfect modern take on the classic Vanagon, and it sleeps 2.
Cabana specializes in luxury campervan rentals in Seattle. This Seattle campervan rental company understands that people often have limited time to travel, and aims to make the most out of their customers’ time.
Cabana makes planning a Seattle road trip easy, by offering travel packages that include campsite reservations along with a van rental, for those who like a bit more guidance.
Cabana is also great for more independent explorers as well, as you can pick and choose what you want to be included with your campervan rental.
Cabana’s fleet includes luxury van conversions for 2.
Each van is fully-equipped with a modern shower, toilet, elegant kitchen and living space, personal closet, as well as a cozy double bed.
Cabana’s vehicles are standard across the board, so when you book a van with them, you can be confident it’ll look exactly like the pictures.
If you’re looking for luxury travel in a converted campervan, Cabana is where it’s at!
Epic RV Rentals is a small, local marketplace for local RV owners to list their personal RVs for rent to future campers!
They strive to make renting an RV more accessible, and simultaneously help RV owners by giving them a platform to list their RVs for rent.
Epic RV is a small, Seattle-based company and as a result they offer personal, timely, and competitively priced RV rental service!
As Epic RV is a rental marketplace, their fleet does change from time to time.
Currently, they have a wide selection of camper trailers, Class A, and Class C Rvs available for rent.
Each RV is extremely competitively priced, and their models sleep anywhere from 4 to 8 people.
Cascade Adventure Vans specializes in converted Sprinter Van rentals. Casade’s goals are to help people get out and explore nature, without all of the frills of RVs.
With that in mind, their van conversions are more minimal, and intended for travelers who want to maximize time outside!
Cascade Adventure Van’s fleet consists of several fully converted Sprinter Vans.
Each Sprinter Van sleeps up to 5, and is totally winterized for off-season travel.
All of their rental vehicles include beds for 5, outdoor chairs and tables, outdoor cooking sets, and a fridge/freezer.
To rent a campervan in Seattle, some companies will require you to be 25+, and some 21+.
It’s always a good idea to inquire with your Seattle rv rental firm to find out what the minimum age requirement is.
Seattle campervan prices vary from about $80 to $250+ per night. Prices are typically much higher in the summer/high season than the lower seasons, so if you’re on a budget, you can consider planning your trip around that.
The state of Washington is pretty friendly towards overnight camping, so there are plenty of city streets, and neighborhoods you can park overnight in, in addition to wilderness camping and traditional campsites.
Just be sure to be observant of ‘no overnight parking’ signs to avoid being ticketed, and you should be golden!
As you can see there are plenty of fantastic rental companies in Seattle so you won't be short of options.
Whether you're looking for a small camper or a large motorhome, this part of Washington has something for everyone.
Now you've got your vehicle sorted it's time to start planning your trip!
First of all you'll want to spend plenty of time in Seattle as there's a lot to do here. From there, why not head out to explore the state of Washington?
There are three fantastic national parks here including Olympic, Mount Rainier, and the North Cascades. You'll also have plenty of scenic state parks to choose from!
Other popular places to visit in Washington State include Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument, the San Juan Islands, Snoqualmie Falls, and Columbia River Gorge.
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