Gone Outdoors

Monthly RV Parks in Southern California

by Andrea Julian

Southern California enjoys mild, warm weather year round. When you take an RV trip down to SoCal, you can stay either on the beach or in the desert. Beautiful weather is one reason that many people like to make sunny California a long-term vacation destination. There are many RV parks in Southern California that offer monthly rates for those that want to stay a while and soak up the famous California sun.

La Pacifica RV Resort

The La Pacifica RV Resort offers 179 full hook-up sites in the heart of San Diego. The park is located in Imperial Beach, just minutes from the international border. Beaches, shopping and dining are all close by. Each site includes free Internet and a cable TV package. The resort features a heated pool, a spa, laundry facilities, a club house and BBQ and picnic facilities. Pets are welcome at La Pacifica, which is a bonus for those that are planning to stay for a month or more. Monthly rates are available year round. La Pacifica RV Resort 1010 West San Ysidro Boulevard San Diego, CA 92173 619-428-4411 lapacificarvresortpark.com

Farm House RV Park

The Farm House RV Park is a gated community located east of San Diego in Chula Vista. Each site at Farm House includes cable TV, 30/50 AMP circuits and concrete pads. The park's location is about 4 miles from the border and 6 miles from Imperial Beach. A picnic and BBQ area is available for guests to use. Only RVs that are models 1995 and newer are accepted at Farm House. Pets are allowed as long as they are kept on a leash, are quiet and nonaggressive. Guests can stay a maximum of seven months at Farm House during one stay. Farm House RV Park 523 Anita Street Chula Vista, CA 91911 619-422-5568 farmhouservpark.com

Bernardo Shores RV Park

Bernardo Shores RV Park is located on the shores of San Diego Bay, five blocks from the beach. Each RV site is 35 feet by 45 feet, with some 55-foot-long sites as well. All sites are full hook-up with 30/50 AMP service. The park is gated and a bus stop is conveniently located at the front gate. A laundry room and activity room are on-site for guests to use. Wi-Fi Internet access is available throughout the park. Daily, weekly and monthly rates are available. If you plan on heading out during the summer months, advance reservations are suggested. Bernardo Shores RV Park 500 Highway 75 Imperial Beach, CA 91932 619-429-4870 bernardoshoresrvpark.com

Vacationer RV Park

The Vacationer RV Park offers back-in and pull-through sites in a tropical setting. The park is located in El Cajon, just south and west of San Diego. The park is within driving distance from the beach and local San Diego attractions, including Indian gaming casinos. The park features 147 gravel sites, all with concrete patios, 30/50 AMP electric and cable TV and telephone hook-ups. Resort amenities include a propane fill station, a large clubhouse with a full kitchen, a heated pool and spa and Wi-Fi Internet. Pets are welcome at the Vacationer RV Park. Daily, weekly and monthly rates are available. Vacationer RV Park 1581 East Main Street El Cajon, CA 92021 877-626-4409 vacationerrv.com

About the Author

A native of Austin, Texas, Andrea Julian began freelance writing in 2008 while living abroad in Guatemala. She has a background in biology and a passion for traveling. She writes for various websites, including eHow, Helo and The Savvy Explorer. Julian holds a bachelor's degree in biology from Texas State University.

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