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Campervan Hire in California

The best campervans and motorhomes for hire in California

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Campervan and Motorhome Hire in California

California is the ideal destination for thousands of people who dream of going on unique adventures. That is why it is so popular to hire a campervan or a motorhome to travel across California and visit its spectacular beauty.

Some of the most beautiful and breathtaking landscapes in the world can be found in California. The Golden State is the perfect place to start your road trip to go on numerous adventures and explore the best of what the USA has to offer.

National Parks in California

One of the most memorable things to do in California is to hire a campervan or motorhome and visit the national parks. National parks are very distinctive in the United States, particularly in California, as they all have original features that will leave you in awe. 

Natural wonders like Joshua Tree National Park, Channel Islands National Park, Yosemite National Park, Lassen Volcanic National Park, Kings Canyon National Park, and Sequoia National Park are all must-visit places that are best experienced on a campervan road trip.

California Coastline, Lakes, and Rivers

Travelling in California in a campervan will allow you to take a road trip along the famous Californian coastline or more inland to the nearby lakes and rivers. Hiring a campervan or a motorhome gives you the possibility to see different spots with all the comforts of home. Thousands of people travel from all over the world to visit California to break the routine of everyday life, play sports and enjoy activities like surfing and birdwatching, and relax by the beach. 

You can start your road trip along the Pacific Coast by driving up north to the Santa Monica and Malibu area, up to Cachuma Lake and Los Padres National Forest. You can also drive inland and reach locations like Santa Ynez River and Yosemite National Park. Most importantly, your campervan or motorhome hire can take you up to the famous Big Sur State Park.

Campgrounds in California

No matter where you are in California, you will always be able to find a campground near you. If you need a place to camp, remember to contact one of the many facilities ahead of time to book a space for your campervan or motorhome.

Depending on your location and plans, check out some of these campgrounds and for their availability for the type of campervan or motorhome you have hired: Carpinteria State Beach Campground, Lodgepole Campground, Big Bend Campground, Fernwood Campground and Resort, Riverside Campground & Cabins.

One-Ways Available California

With Indie Campers, it is also possible to hire your campervan or motorhome and drive inside California between Los Angeles and San Francisco , or also drive to the other west locations such as Las Vegas , Phoenix , Salt Lake City , and Denver . This will give you the opportunity to experience more places and adventures along your US road trip.

Information and Requirements to Drive in California 

In order to hire and drive one of our campervan or motorhomes, you will need to be at least 21 years old and hold a standard driving licence. In case you are not a US citizen and you want to travel here, make sure to check which type of visa you will be needing to enter the country. You can check all the information on the US Governmental website .  

All the vehicles which are property of Indie Campers are covered by Basic Insurance and can vary according to state laws and country regulations, so please make sure to check our Terms & Conditions according to the states you plan on visiting along your road trip with us. 

In the US, all of our rental vehicles have Automatic Gear and have their steering wheels on the left side of the car. In the US, it is mandatory to drive on the right side of the road. All of our campervan and motorhomes hires include a Kitchen kit, the vehicle’s jack, triangle & vests, Basic Insurance, and 24/7 Assistance.

Models Available in California

  • Solis Air : 4 seat campervan which permits 4 people to sleep. It has an integrated bathroom with a shower and toilet, an air conditioner, an integrated heating system, an integrated kitchen with a sink, a flexible solar panel, a gas generator ($3.50/hour), and a mosquito net. It includes a pop-top roof that functions as a sleeping area. The vehicle is 21' feet long
  • Solis : 4 seat campervan which permits 4 people to sleep. It has an integrated bathroom with a shower and toilet, an integrated heating system, an integrated kitchen with a sink, a flexible solar panel, plus a gas generator ($3.50/hour), and a mosquito net. It includes a pop-top roof that functions as a sleeping area. The vehicle is 21' feet long.
  • Metris : 4 seat campervan which permits 4 people to sleep. It has an integrated induction stove, mini-fridge (12 gallons), kitchen with sink, radio with GPS, AUX and USB, exterior shower, water tanks (clean water 6 gallons/grey water 6 gallons), and interior dining table. The vehicle is 16.73 feet long.
  • Wrangler :  5 seat multi-purpose Jeep vehicle with a rooftop tent, which permits 2 people to sleep. It has a rooftop tent for sleeping, a foldable staircase, a trail kitchen, a portable gas stove, an electric cooler, a solar shower, a radio with AUX and USB, and a rear camera. The vehicle is 15.7 feet long.

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