With RV travel on the rise, Austin, Texas-based peer-to-peer RV rental company RVshare predicts a record-breaking holiday weekend.
Bookings on RVshare, a peer-to-peer RV rental marketplace, are up 81 percent year-over-year already for the Fourth of July holiday weekend and continue to increase. RV bookings have nearly tripled since last year and have increased by more than 1,600 percent since early April as travelers opt for a safe, cost-effective means of travel this summer.
“We continue to see record-breaking days leading up to the Fourth of July and expect to see this trend carry on throughout the holiday weekend,” said RVshare’s CEO Jon Gray, “This speaks to the increasing relevance of RV rentals as a budget-friendly way to travel this summer that gives travelers control over where they stay and go.”
RVshare’s top Fourth of July travel destinations include: Yellowstone National Park; Grand Canyon National Park; Nashville, Tenn.; Ginnie Springs, Fla.; New Braunfels, Texas; Garner State Park, Texas; Lake Powell, Ariz.; Zion National Park; Wisconsin Dells, Wisc.; and Valdez, Alaska.
Written for RV Pro, June 16, 2020