Whether you're interested in heading off on a fishing charter, hitting the waves for some water sports, strolling along the beach to watch the sun go down, or simply sunbathing on the soft, white sands and working on your tan, the Florida Gulf Coast is a great place to be and is also home to some top class RV parks and campgrounds. Many RV enthusiasts enjoy driving all along the Florida Gulf Coast and stopping off at many of the different RV parks along the way, with some locations even offering direct access onto the beach and amazing Gulf of Mexico views. Scroll to see the full list with photos or jump to the table of contents.


Avalon RV Resort

Avalon RV Resort

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Conveniently located in Clearwater, close to Tampa, the Avalon RV Resort is a great base from which to explore all the attractions of Florida’s Gulf Coast. In addition, all the attractions of Orlando are just 90 minutes away. The park caters to both semi-permanent RV customers as well as those who are just planning on a short stay. The resort offers sunny grassed sites with water and sewerage. Other useful amenities include garbage removal, Wi-Fi, Laundry, Bathhouse, Heated Pool, Community Hall and regular planned activities. Clearwater Beach is just 15 minutes from the resort and there are several good pathways for walking and cycling close to the park. Check out these Gulf Coast beaches to visit on your road trip.

Avalon RV Resort, 16860 US -19 N, Clearwater, FL 33764, 727-531-6124


Gulf Coast RV Resort

Gulf Coast RV Resort

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Situated up in the northern part of the Florida Peninsula, Gulf Coast RV Resort is a great place to stay for anyone looking to enjoy the beautiful beaches and water activities of the Sunshine State. This RV park is located in the little town of Inglis, right by beautiful Lake Rousseau and offering convenient access to plenty of forests, recreation areas, and beaches. There are no huge cities near Gulf Coast RV Resort, so it's a good option for people who are looking to get away from it all and enjoy the soft sands and warm waters of Florida without having to deal with the noise and crowds found in other locations along the Gulf Coast.

There's a lot to love about Gulf Coast RV Park, from its calm setting to its clean facilities and very spacious RV spaces. It offers a kind of luxury living that other parks simply can't match and features plenty of high quality amenities and features like direct access to the Withlacoochee River for fishing and hiking, free Wi-Fi and cable TV for every RV user, 30/50 amp power and full hook-up utilities at each site, recently renovated restrooms and showers, a huge swimming pool, lots of laundry machines, and even a dog park so you can bring your furry friends along for some fun in the sun. Browse our best places to visit in Florida guide for more ideas.

13790 W Foss Grove Path, Inglis, FL 34449, Phone: 352-447-2900


Emerald Coast RV Beach Resort

Emerald Coast RV Beach Resort

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If you're looking for some Gulf Coast adventures in the Sunshine State without needing to drive all the way down the peninsula, Emerald Coast RV Beach Resort on the Florida Panhandle is a great option. This RV park has proven hugely popular with RV enthusiasts from all around the United States, especially in neighboring states like Alabama and Georgia to its prime location in Panama City Beach. There are some really nice beaches to be enjoyed in the area, with the likes of Pensacola and Destin only short drives away too, so this is a good spot to choose for sunbathing, beachcombing, watching the sunset, boating, fishing, water sports, and more.

Emerald Coast RV Beach Resort is part of the highly popular and successful Sun RV Resorts chain of luxury RV parks found all around the United States. This is a family friendly RV park that is open all through the year and offers plenty of spacious, big rig friendly RV sites with full hook-up utilities. You'll find not one, but two heated swimming pools at this RV park, as well as a fitness center with lots of equipment, a hot tub, multiple game and sports courts, premium RV sites with additional accessories like grills and patio furniture, a dog park, a play area, a boat dock, bike rentals, a library, a laundromat, a store, and much more.

1957 Allison Ave, Panama City Beach, FL 32407, Phone: 850-235-0924

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Gulf Waters RV Resort at Fort Myers Beach

Gulf Waters RV Resort at Fort Myers Beach

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For the sunniest weather and warmest temperatures, it really pays to head down to South Florida and spend some time at a location like Gulf Waters RV Resort at Fort Myers Beach. Located right by the coast of the Fort Myers area, this RV park lets you hop over to some of the Florida's best beaches like Captiva and Sanibel, while also being conveniently located for trips a little further south to the beautiful city of Naples. There are also lots of useful amenities and locations within just a mile or two, including restaurants, stores, banks, fitness centers, gas stations, and more.

Gulf Waters RV Resort is a full service RV park with plenty to offer, including more than 315 RV spaces spread out across 33 acres of gorgeously landscaped grounds. This Gulf Coast RV park comes with its own restaurant and tiki bar, serving up a super selection of meals and drinks through the summer months, with other amenities including big rig friendly sites, 20/30/50 amp power, a dog walk area, tennis courts, a huge laundry area, hot showers, complimentary Wi-Fi access, multiple lakes with beautiful fountains, a club house for games and activities, a heated swimming pool, a spa, and more. Explore beaches near Orlando on your trip.

11201 Summerlin Square Dr, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931, Phone: 866-437-5888


Naples RV Resort, Florida Gulf Coast

Naples RV Resort, Florida Gulf Coast

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Naples RV Resort is open all year round and attracts RV enthusiast of all ages who come to enjoy the beautiful Gulf Coast. Individual sites are nestled between mature trees and have been carefully designed to offer pull-through or back-in access. Each site has a grassy pad beside the concrete pad – some also benefit from a concrete patio and a lockable shed for extra storage. All sites offer full hook-ups and there is resort-wide Wi-Fi. Other resort amenities include restrooms and showers, a laundry, clubhouse, picnic area and swimming pool. The resort is located close to several beaches and to all the attractions of vibrant and arty Naples. Tampa Bay Beaches famous for their beauty.

Naples RV Resort, 8230 Collier Blvd, Naples, FL 34114, 877-676-8917


Naples-Marco Island KOA Holiday

Naples-Marco Island KOA Holiday

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Located just a few miles from downtown Naples, the Naples/Marco Island KOA Holiday resort is perfectly placed to easily access all the attractions of Naples. When you make your booking you can choose between pull-through or back-in sites, all of which offer electrical hookup. In addition, there are larger sites suitable for big rigs up to 72-feet long – some of which offer extras such as full hook-up, patios and even cable TV. All sites include an outdoor grill and picnic table. The toilets and shower rooms are always spotless and the staff is very obliging. Other amenities to enhance your vacation include a swimming pool, playground, shallow-water boat ramp and an on-site laundry. Browse our things to do in Florida guide for more ideas.

Naples/Marco Island KOA Holiday, 1700 Barefoot Williams Rd, Naples, FL 3113, 239-774-5455


Clearwater RV Resort, Florida Gulf Coast

Clearwater RV Resort, Florida Gulf Coast

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Offering an ideal base from which to explore the remarkable quality of life of Florida’s coastal resorts, Clearwater RV Resort welcomes vacationers to the beautiful Gulf of Mexico. This attractive resort is ideal for an overnight stop, summer vacation or long-term getaway. The resort has 150 transient and long-term sites as well as comfortable cabins for those who prefer not to camp. Although you are perfectly placed to explore the Gulf Coast, many visitors spend most of their time relaxing at the resort where you can enjoy amenities like the large heated swimming pool, community hall, laundry facilities and a variety of organized activities for all ages.

Clearwater RV Resort, 2946 Gulf to Bay Blvd, Clearwater, FL, 33759, 727-791-0550


Silver Lakes RV Resort and Golf Club

Silver Lakes RV Resort and Golf Club

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Offering a pretty unique vacation concept, Silver Lakes RV Resort combines a relaxing RV vacation life-style with on-site golfing facilities. If you would like to return to this resort time and again (or stay here all year round) you can purchase your own private RV site in the precise position you would prefer. Occasional visitors can rent RV sites on a daily, weekly or monthly basis. The resort boasts an executive 9-hole golf course and two attractive club houses with sparking pools and hot tubs. Other facilities include a fitness center, shower and restrooms, library and community event venue. There are a total of 560 RV sites, all of which have full hook-up and concrete pads with landscaped grounds. Florida beaches are cheap to visit.

Silver Lakes RV Resort and Golf Club, 1001 Silver Lakes Blvd, Naples, FL 34114, 239-775-2575


Fort Myers RV Resort

Fort Myers RV Resort

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Surrounded by mature trees and well-tended grounds, the Fort Myers RV Resort is located on the sunny Gulf Coast, offering visitors the chance to experience a relaxing tropical vacation. Perfect for active outdoor vacationers (as well as those who just want to relax) the Fort Myers RV Resort is surrounded by the 10-Mile Canal, which offers canoeing, kayaking and fishing. The resort is close to beaches and offers family-friendly activities like putt-putt, canoeing and kayaking, swimming pool and much more. Other amenities which will enhance your visit include a fitness center, spa, library, laundry and clubhouse. The resort also arranges a variety of activities including arts and crafts, ballroom dancing and Bingo.

Fort Myers RV Resort, 16299 San Carlo Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33908, 877-570-2267


Tamiami Village and RV Park

Tamiami Village and RV Park

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Ideal for active seniors (55+) the Tamiami Village and RV Park welcomes visitors with a large variety of active outdoor facilities. On the other hand, you could just pull up and park your RV and settle down to relax – the choice is yours. The resort has 2 clubhouses, three swimming pools, shuffle-board courts, horseshoes, billiard rooms and a fitness center. The resort arranges all kinds of planned activities each day to ensure there is never a dull moment. The RV Park has a variety of sites to suit most RV’s – some (premium sites) are larger than others to suit bigger rigs and/or permanent residents. All sites offer full hook-up, free Wi-Fi and access to a dog park.

Tamiami Village and RV Park, 16555 N. Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33903, 239-997-2697


Tampa South RV Resort, Florida Gulf Coast

Tampa South RV Resort, Florida Gulf Coast

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At Tampa South RV Resort your home-from-home is perfectly located on the Little Manatee River near Tampa Bay. The resort is home to several inviting docks and piers along the river where you can soak up some sun and possibly see dolphins and manatees frolicking in the river. It’s warm enough to swim all year round and the resort offers you everything you need for a relaxing water-side vacation. All the RV sites have full hook-up, there are two fishing piers and 19 boat slips. You can spend many enjoyable hours on the water or just relax alongside the heated outdoor pool. Wi-Fi is available and you can connect to cable TV through Spectrum.

Tampa South RV Resort, 2900 Highway 42 South, Ruskin, FL 33570, 320-544-8749


Tampa RV Park, Florida Gulf Coast

Tampa RV Park, Florida Gulf Coast

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Formerly known as Camp Nebraska, the Tampa RV Park is perfectly located within easy reach of many Tampa attractions including Busch Gardens. The resort has recently been renovated and is open all year round for both permanent and transient visitors. The park can now accommodate big rigs, pull-through, 5th wheels and large campers. Each of the 86 RV sites has full hook-up and most sites are 25 feet wide. Other home comforts include laundry facilities, showers and rest rooms, picnic tables and Internet Access. The resort features beautiful mature trees and RV and Motor-home storage is available. Orlando is less than 2 hours away.

Tampa RV Park, 10314 N. Nebraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33612, 813-971-3460


Periwinkle Park

Periwinkle Park

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Perfectly nestled on scenic Sanibel Island, Periwinkle Park is a firm favorite with Gulf Coast RV enthusiasts. The park is perfect for a beach holiday – there is a walkway/bike path which leads you directly on the white-sand beaches of Sanibel Island. The RV sites are tucked between gently swaying palm trees and all have full hook-up. Other facilities include showers and restrooms, laundry and a pavilion for events and entertainment. The park does not have Wi-Fi, so this would be an ideal time to disconnect and get back to nature. If you cannot do without you can provide your own hotspot.

Periwinkle Park, 1119 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957, 239-472-1433


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One of the most popular touristic states of all, Florida has a lot of aspects and features that set it apart from the rest of America. Even its geographical position on a peninsula, jutting out between the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean, helps it to stand out when compared to other states, and its unique attractions like Universal Studios Orlando and the Walt Disney World Resort theme parks add to the Sunshine State's unique allure.

With so much sunshine and warm weather to be enjoyed, as well as an enormous stretch of coastline all around it, Florida is also a great state for beach-goers. In fact, the beaches of the Sunshine State are often ranked as some of the best in the entire world, especially those on the Gulf Coast side. Gulf Coast beaches in Florida like Clearwater, Fort Myers, Naples, Tampa, and Sanibel Island all stand out as some of the best in America, and even those further up the coast on the Florida Panhandle, in cities like Destin, Pensacola, and Panama City Beach, stand out as some stunning locations that people of all ages can enjoy.

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