Family. Friendly. Fun.
Legendary Camping at 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.
Legendary Beachfront Playground Retreat
Best Place to Camp
2019 San Diego City Beat Readers' Poll
The Ultimate San Diego Campground Experience
It's more than just camping
EVERY DAY CAN BE AAHOOUSTANDING
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.
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.
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.