RV is the ultimate do-it-yourself vacation for travelers who want to enjoy the comforts of their own sweet home-away-from-home. It’s like home and hotel in one depending on where you park. Southwest Florida has plenty of RV parks close to the beaches, shopping, restaurants, national parks and other amenities in and around Southwest Florida.

1. Orange Grove RV Park

Location: 647 Nuna Avenue, Fort Myers, Florida, 33905

Telephone: 239-694-5534

Amenities: Stay a day or months on end to enjoy close proximity to I-75, fishing, boating and public ramps, beaches, MLB spring training, racing, casinos, downtown Fort Myers, local entertainment, restaurants and shopping. Adult, gated, pet-friendly neighborhood. Heated pool, free WiFi, recreation hall, library, laundry and shower facilities, outdoor activities, citrus grove, billiards and Bingo. 30 and 50 amp service.

Costs: Always call for current rates.

Deposits:

$100 to hold a particular RV site

Three months minimum to hold a particular site for the season

Seasonal units require 1/2 of a month’s rent

Rates: Daily and weekly include electricity. Metered electricity for monthly stays. Standard summer rates are effective April 1 through November 31. Standard annual rates require last month’s rent prepaid. Additional charges for improved and premium RV sites.

Discounts:

Prepaid Rent Plans – 5 percent off three months, seven percent off four months, ten percent off six months

Return RVers – Five to ten percent depending on meeting the required cumulative number of months you have stayed here since 2004.

Storage Per Foot: Additional Boats, Trailers, Cars, Trucks

$2.50 during season

$2.00 off season

Cancellation Policy: 60 days prior to planned stay

2. Periwinkle Park and Campground

Location: 1119 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957

Telephone: 239-472-1433

Amenities: Aviary of exotic and native birds. Complete hookups, LP gas, restroom, shower and laundry facilities, pavilion, close to beaches, golf, shopping, restaurants, and attractions.

Costs – Always call for current rates.

Rates: Daily and monthly rates for two people, $5.00 extra per person. Under six stay free. Group rates available. Regular season November through May, off-season June through October.

Restrictions: No dogs, mopeds, credit cards or international checks accepted. U.S. checks from U.S. banks and Canadian Travelers checks with U.S. funds okay. Must call or email to check availability before making reservation.

Discounts: Late arrivals after dark can park outside the gate at a discounted rate.

Cancellation Policy: One week notice

3. Fort Myers Beach RV Resort

Location: 16299 San Carlos Boulevard, Fort Myers, Florida, 33908

Telephone: 239-466-7171

Reservations: 888-237-3211

Français: 888-450-6885

Español: 888-503-0546

Amenities: Shade trees, scheduled activities, clubhouse, fitness center, library, laundry, shower and restroom facilities, pool, spa, hot tub, Close to beaches, golfing, boating, shelling, shopping, restaurants.

RatesDownload Rates Brochure

Daily, weekly, and monthly rates do not include daily resort fee or taxes. Monthly rates from $750 – $1,400.

Deposits: Electricity for stays over 30 days.

You packed yet? Remember your sunscreen, lip balm and bottled water to stay safe in the sun and heat. Get on the road again, and come experience the Florida lifestyle for a weekend getaway or season-long stay and play vacation.