RV Parks in San Diego

RV Parks in San Diego
The greater metropolitan San Diego area is home to several scenic parks, including Balboa Park, home of the San Diego Zoo, museums and classical architecture, as well as Coronado Island, located just off the coast of the city. Mission Trails Regional Park, which offers 5,800 acres of forests and trails, is also close to the city.

San Diego KOA

The regional campground is within 20 minutes of downtown San Diego, including the zoo and Old Town, and is also a short drive from the Mexican border. On-site facilities include all-you-can-eat pancake breakfasts, bicycle rentals, a public kitchen, free cable television, wireless Internet, a year-round heated pool, and a hot tub and sauna. Pull-thrus are available for RVs up to 65 feet and cabins and lodges are also available for rent. The Otay Valley Regional Park is less than 3 miles to the south and it features biking and hiking trails that stretch from the South Bay National Wildlife Refuge in the west to Poggi Creek in the east, winding across the Otay River and past several local ponds.

San Diego Metro KOA
111 N. 2nd Ave.
Chula Vista, CA 91910
(800) 562-9877‎

Campland On the Bay

The park is on the beach of Mission Bay and approximately 1 mile from Kate O. Sessions Memorial Park, which offers views and walking paths. On-site amenities include a marina, a cafe, boat storage, a pool and Jacuzzi, a park, an ampitheater, free wireless Internet, a game room and laundry. A wide assortment of campsites are available, including beachfront properties, primitive campsites and bay-view sites. Children's activities and programs are offered, and other on-site activities include water sports, horseshoes, movie nights, dances and concerts. Less than a mile to the west is the Tourmaline Surfing Park, at the north end of Pacific Beach. It offers views of the Pacific Ocean, as well as three different surfing areas, each with unique wave conditions--The Cove, Pump House and Grimace Rock.

Campland On the Bay
2211 Pacific Beach Drive
San Diego, CA 92109-5699
(858) 581-4237‎

Coastal Trailer Villa

This campground is on Mission Bay, northwest of downtown San Diego and close to Sea World. The site was used for military housing during World War II, and each of the quonset huts has been replaced by an RV site. Each of the 90 sites offers a patio area and a grassy lawn, as well as additional parking. On-site amenities include public restrooms, laundry facilities, sewer hookups and beach access. Each site can accommodate an RV up to 36 feet, with pop-outs. Tecolote Canyon Natural Park is to the east, and a trailhead is less than a half-mile from the villa. Thre are more than 5 miles of trails that wander through several community parks and access Mount Acadia and Mount Etna.

Coastal Trailer Villa
1579 Morena Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92110
(619) 276-0612‎

Article Written By Beau Prichard

Beau Prichard has been a freelance writer and editor since 1999. He specializes in fiction, travel and writing coaching. He has traveled in the United Kingdom, Europe, Mexico and Australia. Prichard grew up in New Zealand and holds a Bachelor of Arts in writing from George Fox University.

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