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See the best of BC with RV rentals Abbotsford
Pick up an Abbotsford RV rental and explore the stunning landscapes of British Columbia alongside the US-Canada border. Sitting pretty in the gorgeous Fraser Valley surrounded by magnificent mountain ranges, Abbotsford attracts campervan tourists of all interests. Nature’s finest combination of snowcaps, lush green forests, and fresh bodies of water offer up hiking trails, water sports, and recreational activities of all kinds. After a day of sightseeing, recharge in the historical town centre by visiting museums, browsing galleries, and wining and dining at fabulous restaurants.
What you need to know about Abbotsford RV rental
Motorhome rental Abbotsford BC: Getting around and beyond
Abbotsford Airport is a small but well-equipped terminal located just 10 minutes outside of town. It hosts a limited number of flights within Canada and between southern vacation destinations, but for flights to the US and other international destinations, tourists must fly via Vancouver Airport located an hour west down the road. You must organize your RV rental pick up time with the local depot well in advance. Take note of the business hours and keep in contact in case of any delays. Allow some time to get familiar with the vehicle.
Some planning tips for motorhome rentals Abbotsford
The roads in British Columbia mountain country can be narrow and winding. Slow down, give plenty of distance, and always yield to the driver heading uphill.
Many RV rental companies do not allow travel on gravel or back roads, so stick to the main highways.
Summer is the peak motorhome season in Canada, both for RV owners and visitors on camper rentals. Book your campervan and campsites well in advance.
Aloha Trailer Park & Campground is the closest campground to the city of Abbotsford. It is located minutes from attractions and shopping centers and works on a first-come, first-served basis.
Just down the road from Abbotsford are some RV parks and campgrounds if you wish to park up your motorhome rental. Eagle Wind RV Park is known for its clean facilities, and Alderbrook RV Park is known to be quiet and peaceful. Also nearby is the Golden Ears Provincial Park, which has slowly become popular because of its natural wonders. If you need convenient links to the Abbotsford region, as well downtown Vancouver, Royalwood RV Park Resort is a great choice.
What makes Abbotsford special
Abbotsford is a popular stopover for travellers from the US, with a multicultural population, RV parks with amenities, and a thriving arts community. You can't be short on Abbotsford entertainment and adventure! Don’t miss these fantastic sights:
Reach Gallery Museum
Enjoy an engaging showcase of cultural arts and quality programming at this unique attraction and inclusive gathering place. Exhibitions celebrate artists from both inside and outside the community.
Trethewey House Museum
Go back in time and learn more about Abbotsford unique culture here.
Learn about the history of the area at this beautiful heritage destination. Formerly the site of a brick plant and its workers, the restored buildings now serve as an informal museum and community gathering place.
Matsqui Trail Regional Park
Go hiking along the stunning shores of the Fraser River at this beautiful city park. You could also try your luck at salmon fishing.
Just north of Abbotsford, you can visit Westminster Abbey, perched 180m above Fraser River. Benedictine monks run a monastery, seminary, college, and high school here and the views are spectacular. You can also take jet boat tours of the Mighty Fraser in Mission.
Hit the links
Golfers of all levels can swing the clubs here. Ledgeview Golf and Country Club is an advanced course, Fraserglen Golf Course suits everyone, and the nine-hole Valley Golf Centre is great for practice.
Where to go in your RV rental Abbotsford
Located in one of the most geographically stunning regions of British Columbia, Abbotsford is a great jumping-off point for adventures and sightseeing trips of all kinds. Don’t miss these hotspots:
Chilliwack - Just a 30-min drive in your motorhome rental will bring you to another beautiful township in BC. There’s a waterpark for the kids to spend a hot summer’s day, and vineyard and winery tours available for the adults.
Harrison Hot Springs - Nature enthusiasts won't want to miss this. Less than an hour’s drive from Abbotsford lies this beautiful spot at the edge of Harrison Lake surrounded by magnificent forest. Enjoy natural mineral springs, a sandy beach and a gorgeous relaxing setting.
Okanagan Valley - A 4.5-hour drive from Abbotsford will take you to the lush vineyards and fruit orchards of the Okanagan Valley. Designate a sober driver, or get on board a tasting tour of this fantastic region.
Whistler - It’s worth a drive heading northwest to Vancouver in your RV and up the Sea to Sky Highway. The Rocky Mountain views are phenomenal, and the recreational opportunities are limitless.
Seattle - Driving south for a couple of hours will take you to the Canadian/US border, and the spectacular city of Seattle.
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What’s included in the RV rental?
Most Abbotsford RV rentals include basic cooking and sleeping facilities, but individual rental company inclusions vary, including roadside assistance and insurance coverage. You must view the specifications of each vehicle listing to understand the booking entitlements.
How much does it cost to rent an RV near Abbotsford?
The price of RV rental Abbotsford BC can fluctuate based on a variety of factors such as seasonality and demand, so it is best to check current rates by typing your dates into the search function on this page and comparing rentals across multiple brands. Weekly rates currently start around CA$1600.
How much are average RV rentals?
The average cost of Abbotsford BC RV rentals varies based on the motorhome size, season and availability, but currently, weekly rental rates start around CA$1500. Remember that your perfect RV will depend not just on the rates but also on whether it is able to satisfy all your travel needs.
Can I take my RV one way and drop it off somewhere else?
What's the speed limit in Abbotsford?
The speed limits in Abbotsford are as below:
30 km/hr (20 mph) in school zones
50 km/hr (30 mph) in built-up areas
80 km/hr (50 mph) along rural roads
110-120 km/hr (70-75 mph) along major highways and expressways
Just remember, you should drive the rental RV slower than you would a car, and give yourself more time to brake.
Are RV rentals pet-friendly?
Some suppliers allow pets to travel in the RV rentals. Check the rental listing to see if this option is available for your chosen motorhome provider.