Motorhome Hire Argentina

When you are looking for Motorhome Hire in Argentina, there are generally only two points you can start from for most RV rental agencies. There is Buenos Aires on the north east coast and Ushuaia at the southern tip of the country. The types of RV available in this South American country include all types from class A to class C along with trailers and vans. 

Motorhome Time and Mis Angelitos Motorhomes have depots in Buenos Aires, Mendoza, Salta and Ushuaia in the south for your convenience. Between these 2 suppliers a range of campervans are available from Budget to luxury 4x4 campervans.

Who provides Campervan Hire in Argentina?

Argentina have 2 brands offer a wide selection of Motorhomes and Campervans for hire.  Choose and compare the vans and deals offer by Mis Angelitos Motorhomes and Motorhome Time

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Campervan Hire Argentina : Places to visit

Iguazu Falls is considered one of the 7 wonders of the world and a must visit for most tourists to this nation. The falls are in the Iguazu National Park north of Buenos Aires. The main fall covers 80 meters and there are a total of 270 falls in the park to see and enjoy.

In Patagonia is the Fitz Roy Mountain which is part of the Andes Mountain chain in the western portion of Argentina. There are glacial lakes all around surrounded by many peaks of the Andes. People visits here to take pictures and climb the mountains along with enjoying hikes in this natural wilderness setting. 

Also in the south western section of the country is the Perito Moreno Glacier. This glacier is still growing at a rate of up to 2 meters a day. It is located in the Los Glaciares National Park that borders just outside of El Calafate. The edge of the glacier is 60 meters high and a small portion of it breaks off and crashes into the water below on a daily basis. 

For those that want to take  a ferry ride in their RV you can visit the Lighthouse at the End of the World. This lighthouse was built in 1884 and is the southernmost province of Tierra del Fuego. The original lighthouse had to be replaced with a replica built to the same architectural design in 1998. This is the location that inspired Jules Verne to write one of his best novels.

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What are the roads like in Argentina?

The roads are mainly well kept in the urban areas with 2 lane highways connecting many of the urban areas with each other. In some places gravel roads are very common so if you want to take the scenic route it is advisable to be in a 4x4. 

Driving is on the right side, opposite of the UK, with the speed limits in urban areas being 40 to 60 kph and in the rural areas 110 kph. The main highways have speed limits of 120 to 130 kph. For those renting an RV the minimum age to drive is 21. Seatbelts are required to on at all times. Cell phones can be used by the driver, but must be in a hands free mode only. 

A few of the mountain passes are paved, but most of them are just dirt roads. While the scenery is breathtaking, driving some of these roads can be dangerous so take precautions and drive slowly. Rocks and potholes in the road are common.

All road signs are in Spanish so knowing the international pictograms of road signs is a must.

What is required to be on the road in Argentina?

You must have at least one fire extinguisher, 2 road hazard triangles, first aid kit, a rigid tow bar and a working hand brake on your RV. 

It is also advise when in a Motorhome for hire in Argentina to only drive in the rural areas during the day. The urban areas have street lights, but not the roads in the rural areas. 

Argentina: Frequently asked questions

Does Walmart Canada allow RV parking overnight?

The Walmart chain in Canada will allow with prior permission of the store manager allow one night free camping. If you do decide to try this out please be advised you will not be allowed to treat it as a camping ground. So extensions or use of slide outs, BBQ equipment etc is not permitted.

Can you Boondock in Canada?

Boondocking  which is very popular is also referred to as dry or wil camping. In answer to the question free camping of this type can be found all over Canada.

What is the law for car seats in Canada?

All child seats must meet the National Safety Mark (NSVAC). If your child seat does meet this standard why not bring it along. It will also mean you will not have to pay for this as an extra. Plus you will be comfortable in the knowledge of how your seat operates and yes how clean it is. If your child seat does not have this national safety stamp it is illegal to use.

Do you need a Special Type of Licence to Rent a Motorhome In Canada

Like most countries you will just need your standard driving licence from country of Domicile. This should be valid for at least 1 year, some supplier may insist on 2years. Check the supplier's terms. In addition age limitations may exist if you are a young driver.

How old do you have to be to rent an RV in Canada?

In Addition to having held your licence for at least one year you will also need to be age 25 or over. Under 25s are not permitted to rent an RV in Canada.


  • Choice: Demand is huge and suppliers will sell out completely of certain campervan categories. Whilst they may hold a large number of the smaller budget campervans they will have a limited stock of the larger luxury multi berth RVs.
  • Price : Booking early will actually be cheaper, as prices will increase as categories begin to sell out. It is also a fact that most rental companies will have special offers for booking received before Christmas
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When Should I book my Canada RV Rental?

The simple answer and this applies to any country is as early as possible. We advise making sure that you have a confirmed booking before arranging other parts of your holiday for example flights or initial few nights of accommodation.

If you are planning to book in the high season months of June, July or August please book before Christmas. For these two reasons

  • Choice: Demand is huge and suppliers will sell out completely of certain campervan categories. Whilst they may hold a large number of the smaller budget campervans they will have a limited stock of the larger luxury multi berth RVs.
  • Price : Booking early will actually be cheaper, as prices will increase as categories begin to sell out. It is also a fact that most rental companies will have special offers for booking received before Christmas
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Can you stay overnight at a rest stop in Canada?

Whilst in Canada it is prohibited so send the night in roadside stops you are permitted to stay for a maximum of one hour only. Some cam[ers do take a risk, but be prepared for knock on your camper door in the middle of the night and requested to move on.We do not recommend this to any of our customers as it will just have a negative impact on your canadien campervan rental holiday.


  • Choice: Demand is huge and suppliers will sell out completely of certain campervan categories. Whilst they may hold a large number of the smaller budget campervans they will have a limited stock of the larger luxury multi berth RVs.
  • Price : Booking early will actually be cheaper, as prices will increase as categories begin to sell out. It is also a fact that most rental companies will have special offers for booking received before Christmas
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