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Family. Friendly. Fun.

Legendary Camping Along the Shores of Mission Bay

Welcome to Campland on the Bay

Join the fun and come experience Campland on the Bay®, San Diego’s favorite campground. 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. 

Many of our campers come back year after year, bringing generations together to create memorable experiences. Offering a wide range of amenities, there is something for everyone.

Located on the shores of Mission Bay, guests love the one-of-a-kind recreational opportunities Campland provides.

Start planning your stay today!

Mission Bay's
Legendary Beachfront Playground Retreat

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Voted Best Staycation

2020 and 2019 San Diego Union-Tribune Readers' Poll

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Best Place to Camp

2019 San Diego City Beat Readers' Poll

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10 Most Amazing US Campgrounds
Beloved by RVers

2021 10 Amazing U.S. Campgrounds Beloved by RVers of Travel Awaits
2020 Top 5 Campgrounds in U.S.

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Top 10 Urban Campground

Named a Top Urban Campground by USA Today Readers' Poll

Campland Activities and Amenities

At Campland on the Bay

Every Day Can Be Aaahooustanding


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 (not to be used for overnight storage) are available on a first-come first-served basis. 

Learn more about public access. 

What Our Campers say


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Reservations Hosted


Years of Camping

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about us

It's not Just camping - it's CAMPLAND! When you stay at Campland, 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.

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