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Campervan Hire Alghero, Sardinia

Alghero is a fantastic destination to start a self-exploration of the stunning island of Sardinia. Consisting of beaches, World Heritage sites, hills and mountains, the island is best seen by hiring a self-contained motorhome. The road network is great and there are plenty of camping van sites to be found.

Sardinia has always been popular among locals but is fast becoming an international destination. Self-drive is one of the best ways to see the island and witness all that is has to offer.

Recommended campervan drives in Alghero

Northeast tip:

This drive will take you to the awe-inspiring Cappo Gracia, where Neptune’s Grotto is located. Visit some lovely fishing villages along the coast as well as the famous beaches at La Pelosa. Rest at camper sites such as campsite Torre del Porticciolo or camping Village Li Nibari.

Costa Verde:

Drive along this stunning coast near Arbus to visit breathtaking beaches. From Alghero, head south along the SP49 and stop at camping Village Bella Sardinia to visit the medieval town of Bosa. Then continue along the SS-292, which joins the SS-126. You can break the journey up by stopping at campsite S’Ene Arrubia.

Northeast tip:

This is a lovely drive through the interior of the island, ending at the popular resort areas of San Teodoro and Budoni. There are some great camper sites along this route, including campsite La Pineta and Campsite Tavolara, among others.

Tips To Drive a Rental RV in Alghero

Road network:

The roads throughout the island are great; some of the smaller roads are slower but scenic. There are petrol stations along most routes.

Speed limits:

Urban roads: 50kph unless otherwise posted
Provincial highways: 90kph
National roads and motorways: 110-130kph

Alcohol limits:

0.5 per cent, fines are quite high, with possible imprisonment.

Cost of Fuel:

High due to transportation costs.


Driving on the right is customary here, and be aware that Italians love to drive close to the vehicle in front of them. Most routes are patrolled and police do not tolerate speeding.

Compare Camping Van Hire rates with RVRentaCampervan

Campervan hire is available at the airport, Alghero harbour and Alghero city centre, the latter being the best option. There is a wide selection of touring vans in various Nugget and Sky models, with the best rates easily compared right here.

Renting a Motorhome in Alghero, Sardinia FAQ's

What Do I Need To Bring When I Collect The Campervan?

Prepare the following document for motorhome rental pickup in Alghero, Sardinia

  • Original driving licence for the lead and named drivers (named drivers should be present at pickup)
  • Credit card in name of the lead driver
  • Passport or official form of ID for all drivers

Returning Your Sardinian Camper Van Rental

Firstly, make sure you return on time and give your self extra time for the inspection and local paperwork. If you return late, they may charge you an additional day, plus you could be causing the next rental party to have to wait.

If you are going to be late due to some emergency, you should inform the rental company. 

Secondly, return the campervan in a similar condition of cleanliness as when received. If it is excessively dirty, you can be charged an additional cleaning fee.

Is There A Minimum Age To Drive A Campervan In Alghero, Sardinia?

The minimum age with motorhomes in Italy and other suppliers in Italy is 21. When booking, enter your correct age and the system will only display campervans that you would be permitted to drive given your age.

Is unlimited or free miles available in Alghero, Sardinia

We currently offer campervan hire in Alghero, Sardinia with Motorhomes Italy, and they provide 150 kilometres per day free, but if you go over that limit they will change an additional 0.30 € per km

How new are the campervans?

With Motorhomes Rental Italy, campervans are in the year range of 2019 - 2021

Can You Sleep Anywhere In A Campervan In Alghero, Sardinia?

The answer is No free camping or wild camping is strictly forbidden in Sardinia – and this also applies to motorhomes and camping vans. The coast guards patrol during both the winter and summer months and can impose high penalties. The reality is that you have a wide choice of legal options, with a good selection of modern campsites in Sardinia or parking grounds reserved for campervans and motorhomes.

When Should I Book My RV Rental?

The number of motorhomes on rental fleets in Sardinia are limited, and you should aim to book campervan hire in Sardinia as early as possible, a few months in advance or longer if possible, especially during summer months and autumn or bank holiday weekends.