RV travel is an affordable and cost-effective way to vacation. National studies in Canada undertaken by the RV industry have shown that average prices of rentals (other than large motorhomes) – including campsites, food and gas – are generally less expensive than those where the travel party stays in a hotel/motel, and that towable RV vacations are also more economical than private property rentals. Prices of course will vary depending on the type of RV and whether the unit is owned or rented, the length of the trip, fuel costs and what type of campsite is booked. For more information read the article: The Cost of An RV Vacation in Canada....
Many people long for the spontaneity and seemingly carefree lifestyle that RVers enjoy. Standing in their way, however, is the belief that RV rentals and purchases, and the costs associated with such a vacation are too pricey.
The facts are, RVing is an affordable trip alternative and way of life.
Let’s dispel some myths and see if an RV vacation makes financial sense for you.MYTH #1: RV RENTAL/PURCHASE AND MAINTENANCE IS COSTLY
While luxury 45 ft motorhomes can run into the hundreds of thousands of dollars, a 24-30 ft unit (that sleeps four to six) and smaller RVs, including fifth wheels and trailers, may easily meet your budget, especially if you buy a used unit....