Motorhome rental for the weekend

Renting a motorhome for the weekend is ideal for disconnecting from everyday life. It allows you to embark on an adventure for a few days and explore new horizons, with family or friends! Behind the wheel of a motorhome, trips immediately take on the air of great journeys.

The Benefits of Renting a Motorhome for a Weekend

You don't need to go far to feel like you're in a different world. You'd be surprised to discover the number of wonders just a few hours away.

And to meet your escape desires, at AVIS explore, we give you plenty of flexibility by including 600 km in our weekend package. Moreover, until April 1st, enjoy our off-peak rates, starting from €400. The mid-season runs until July 1st and resumes on September 1st!

It's very easy to pick up your weekend motorhome rental at one of our many regional agencies. Then, all you have to do is set sail and go on an adventure.

Keep in mind that, depending on the agency's opening hours, it's possible to book your vehicle from Saturday to Tuesday or from Friday to Monday. But, to fully enjoy your weekend in a motorhome, we can make your vehicle available from Friday morning.

Preparing for Your Weekend Motorhome Rental

To fully enjoy your weekend in a motorhome, you don't need much.

First, choose your faithful steed that best suits your needs from the Avis explore fleet. Whether you're an avid adventurer or a lover of comfort, you'll have no trouble finding what you're looking for.

A rental from AVIS explore ensures you of numerous options:

  • insurance for peace of mind;
  • expert advice from travel experts to create the perfect itinerary for your road trip based on your desires;
  • camping tables and chairs, for enjoyable outdoor breaks;
  • a bike rack for cycling enthusiasts.

Is this your first time renting a motorhome for the weekend? Here's a list of essentials to pack in your suitcase:

  • a hand sanitizer gel;
  • a first aid kit;
  • warm clothing and sunscreen, no matter the season;
  • a USB adapter that allows charging multiple devices at once;
  • a sleeping bag that frees your arms and feet, called a "napsack", which will make your morning coffee outdoors magical.

The Best Destinations for a Weekend in a Motorhome

Lacking inspiration? Behind the wheel of your motorhome, you can travel along delightful country roads and stop at the foot of ancient monuments or enjoy the tranquility of a lakeside.

To help you, here's our top 5 list of places not to miss during your motorhome weekend:

  1. The beautiful Biarritz and its white sandy beaches offer numerous spots not to be missed. The Virgin's Rock is an iconic spot with its panoramic view of the entire coast. Awaken your taste buds with regional delights in the Halles de Biarritz. Don't miss the Sea Museum, a great family outing to dive into the marine world. Finally, observe the surfers, who come from all over the world to tame the waves of the Basque coast!
  1. Explore the enchanting alpine landscapes of the Haute-Maurienne valley. The place is ideal for cycling enthusiasts, who can pedal on the numerous existing trails. For nature lovers, explore the lush fauna and flora of the Vanoise National Park. It will even be possible to spend a night in a real mountain refuge for a unique experience. You'll have beautiful hours of hiking, with numerous postcard-worthy panoramas.
  1. You won't resist the Alsatian charm of Colmar. Stroll along the picturesque canals of Little Venice or wander through the alleys of the Tanners' Quarter with its enchanting and medieval atmosphere. Not to mention the impressive Saint-Martin Collegiate Church, Colmar's must-see site. During the holiday season, don't miss the famous Christmas market, one of the most beautiful in Europe!
  1. On the Blue Coast, enjoy the laid-back atmosphere of the fishing port of Carro, amidst coves and pine forests. Don't hesitate to spend a day in Sausset-les-Pins, an ideal place for families, with its beaches and relaxed atmosphere. Feeling adventurous? Explore the small coves of Calanques de la Vesse, a haven of peace and vegetation. A vast motorhome area offers you a breathtaking view of the Mediterranean!
  1. The Grand Ballon is the highest point of the Vosges massif. Nestled in the heart, the Lac Blanc allows you an exceptional relaxation break by the water. For hiking enthusiasts, reach the Hohneck peaks and enjoy the view. The Vosges massif is for avid walkers who love to wander and climb!

At AVIS explore, we're not short on ideas. So, if you're not sure where to go for a weekend, opt for the trip planner and let a travel expert prepare a tailor-made trip for you!

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What are the benefits of renting a motorhome for a short stay?

Renting a motorhome for the weekend allows you to cover several kilometers while enjoying the surrounding scenery. You can experience a real adventure with your family while enjoying the comfort of your vehicle. Finally, it's an opportunity to take a real breath of fresh air and break out of your usual routine.

How do I choose the motorhome that suits my needs and budget?

The advantage at AVIS explore is that we have a wide range of vehicles to suit all budgets. But if you're having trouble making your choice, don't hesitate to turn to one of our experts!

What options are available to customize my motorhome rental?

Each of our vehicles comes with basic equipment, but if needed, AVIS explore offers you various additional services and accessories.

What precautions should I take during a weekend in a motorhome?

Take advantage of our AVIS explore weekend package, which includes all the essential details for a worry-free stay. We even indicate the essential accessories to pack in your suitcase.

How can I make the most of my weekend in a motorhome and discover new places?

If you lack inspiration and want to enjoy a memorable weekend, our trip planner option will make you dream! Your stay will be fully prepared, taking into account your desires. But it's also possible to plan your trip with the Michelin guides.

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