Clearwater is on Florida's Gulf Coast, 20 miles east of Tampa across Old Tampa Bay. The city's powdery white sand, turquoise water and year-round mild temperatures make it an ideal place for a beach vacation. Four campgrounds within 10 miles of downtown make good bases for exploring the area.
West Bay Oaks Mobile Home and RV Park
West Bay Oaks Mobile Home and RV Park, 4 miles south of downtown Clearwater in Largo, is less than 2 miles from Belleair Beach. The park has RV sites with full hookups, wireless Internet and cable TV. Amenities include restrooms, showers, laundry facilities, and a pavilion with picnic tables for large gatherings. For recreation, the park has a recreation hall equipped for games and crafts. Scheduled park activities include cards, bingo and pot-luck suppers. Largo Central Park, the East Bay Country Club and Largo Mall are nearby.
Clearwater Travel Resort
Clearwater Travel Resort, 6 miles east of downtown Clearwater, is two blocks from Tampa Bay beaches and 7 miles from Clearwater Beach. The resort has RV sites with full hookups, cable TV, wireless Internet, patios and picnic tables. Amenities include shower houses, laundry facilities, an activity center, a heated pool, lighted shuffleboard courts and lighted horseshoe pits. During the winter, the resort offers social activities such as bingo, cards, darts, bowling and golf. The resort is convenient to the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, the Florida Botanical Gardens, and the Gulf Coast Museum.
Yankee Traveler RV Park
Yankee Traveler RV Park, 8 miles southeast of downtown Clearwater in Largo, has RV sites with full hookups, concrete pads, patios and wireless Internet. Bathrooms, showers and dump stations are centrally located. For recreation, the park has shuffleboard courts, a heated pool, hot tub, card room, recreation hall, library, pond, horseshoe pits, a bocce ball court and an activity field. Organized activities include cards, water aerobics, dances, woodcarving, bowling and dominoes. Yankee Traveler is close to restaurants, golf courses and shopping areas.
Travel World RV Park
Travel World RV Park, 10 miles southeast of downtown Clearwater, is 3 miles from Interstate 275, which crosses the bay from Tampa. The park has RV sites with electrical and water hookups, picnic tables, concrete patios and wireless Internet. Amenities include showers, a dog walk, a garden and sitting area, laundry facilities and a library. For recreation, campers have use of a heated pool and spa, shuffleboard courts, horseshoe pits, billiard tables, an exercise room and a recreation hall. Planet Jump, a play park for kids, and Helen S. Howarth Community Park are nearby.