Planning a vacation that pleases the entire family or group is always a challenge. When you travel in an RV, it allows you a great deal of freedom in choosing a destination, stopping at other places along they way and ultimately creating a happy trip for everyone. RV travel brings people together and serves as a “home away from home” where you can relax and get comfortable without having to check in and check out.
Purchasing an RV can be costly, so it is a great idea to rent one first to find out if camping is for you. It is also very convenient to rent an RV for people who do not have the space to store one on their property or who may not wish to physically and financially maintain the RV year round. There are various types of recreational vehicles, such as: Class A, B and C motorhomes, folding tent trailers, travel trailers, fifth wheel trailers, truck campers and van conversions. The RV you choose depends on the size of your group, the length of your trip and your ability to drive the vehicle. There are several locations in Suffolk County, New York where you can compare and rent RV’s for your next adventure.
Eddie’s Trailer Sales, 3160 Horseblock Road, Medford, NY, telephone (631) 758-4127, toll-free 1-800-327-7799, fax (631) 776-7020.
Eddie’s Trailer Sales is a dealer through Cruiseamerica and you can access this national company at Cruiseamerica.com. This location offers air conditioned units, handicapped units, livability packages, one way rentals and international rentals. There are 3,000 units available in their fleet. Renting a Class A, B or C motorhome costs anywhere from $350 to $1,500 per week.
AIP Travel Inc., 14 Midwood Avenue, Farmingdale, NY, telephone (516) 293-0651, fax (516) 756-0870.
AIP Travel is located on the Suffolk/Nassau County borderline and offers all varieties of RV’s.
Bill’s Vacation Trailers, Inc., 100 W. Sunrise Highway, Lindenhurst, NY, telephone (631) 957-8810, fax (631) 226-9426
This rental agent offers air conditioned units, airport pickup, free miles, livability packages, one way rentals and international rentals. Renting a Class A, B or C motorhome costs anywhere from $795 to $995 per week. If you decide to rent a folding tent trailer, travel trailer, fifth wheel trailer, truck camper or van conversion, it is approximately $500 per week.
Grand AM RV Sales and Rental, 147 Mastic Road, Mastic Beach, NY, telephone (631) 395-3377.
This dealer has a variety of RV’s available for sale or rental and a telephone call prior to your visit will ensure that what you might want is available. A local agent such as this often offers special deals of their own and is worth checking out.
Camping in a recreational vehicle is a fun way to vacation and an exciting alternative lifestyle. RV travelers are often quite sociable and many of the camp sites have a wide variety of ammenities and activities. This type of travel allows for more spontaneous experiences and gives you a warm, close environment to enjoy with your family and loved ones.