Camp along THE SHORES OF MISSION BAY!
San Diego's Most Legendary Campground on Mission Bay
Are you planning a family getaway but need help determining where to go? Campland on the Bay® is San Diego’s most highly awarded RV resort. Offering waterfront RV and tent camping for over 50 years, Campland serves up family-friendly fun, a lively camping environment, and a wide range of amenities and activities.
You can enjoy a family beach vacation with RV camping along the water, right in the heart of San Diego.There is something for everyone, including planned activities and games, dining, water sports rentals and more. It’s the perfect way to getaway from it all.
Renowned Beachfront Playground Retreat
An Enjoyable Experience for the Whole Family
Campland is the perfect family-friendly resort near San Diego and Mission Bay, CA. No matter the age, everyone can have a great experience. Our campground boasts a wide range of amenities that allow every family to get the perfect fun-filled beach vacation, regardless of their vision. You can enjoy a complete vacation experience without leaving the resort. Most of our campers have so much fun within the RV resort, they never bother to leave, even though they have access to the city and everything San Diego offers.
The Ultimate San Diego Campground Experience
It's more than just camping
Book Your Family's Beach Getaway Today
Come experience Campland on the Bay and see for yourself why we are the top choice for RV and tent camping near Mission Bay. Over 80% of our campers return year after year, bringing generations together to camp and create lasting memories. Whether you’re searching for the perfect destination for a family beach vacation or want to camp close to the city, you get the best experience at our RV resort. Stay, play, and dine along the water.
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Public Access to Campland on the Bay
The public is welcome to enjoy the beach and bay access. Campland on the Bay is leased from the City of San Diego and is located on leased tidelands. Thirty-one complimentary public parking spaces including four EV chargers (not to be used for overnight storage) are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Free Camping Program for the Underserved
Campland launches program to introduce the underserved to camping. We are currently accepting applications for the year 2023. Learn more about our free camping program.
Explore Mission Bay
It is fun to get out on the water and explore the nation's largest aquatic park. Campland's Marina offers pontoon boat, kayak, and pedal boat rentals. Adventure Water Sports offers water ski boats, waverunners and stand up paddle boards. You can also bring your own boat, use the launch ramp, and reserve a guest slip.
Looking for a Summer Campsite?
Is the weekend you’re looking to visit Campland sold out? 147 additional sites are available starting July 1! Check availability at our sister resort, Mission Bay RV Resort, located across Rose Creek. Mission Bay RV Resort has access to all Campland amenities including activities, Campland Rocks, and more.
The new north section offers larger unpaved campsites. If you are interested, use the button below. The new campsites are called UNPAVED when they show up available to book.
You can make a reservation by going to www.campland.com and clicking on Book Now. There is also a phone number you can call for any further information.
What Our Campers say
It's not Just camping - it's CAMPLAND! When you stay at Campland on the Bay, you get so much more than a campsite. From our waterfront location and amazing array of resort amenities, we offer a complete recreation experience for the whole family. Our friendly staff will go out of their way to make sure you have an enjoyable stay. It's our mission to provide family-friendly fun to all our campers and visitors. Over the years, we've welcomed generations of families who return to create special memories. Learn More.