Your Guide to Recreational Vehicle (RV) Camping in Delaware’s Quaint Villages

With wide open spaces and plenty of nature activities, Delaware’s Quaint Villages are your outdoor playground to unwind, spend time in the outdoors, and reconnect with friends and family. Plan an outdoor getaway to nearby Kent County, Delaware and discover some of Delaware’s campgrounds where you can take in the sights and visit friends and family from the comfort of your RV. Other options include renting a cabin or pitching a tent.

Where to stay

Killens Pond State Park
5025 Killens Pond Road, Felton, DE 19943
Phone: 302-284-4526

Killens Pond State Park Campground
3015 Paradise Alley Road, Harrington, DE 19952
Phone: 302-284-3412

Felton, Delaware is home to Killens Pond State Park and Campground. Surround yourself with pine woods and a 66-acre scenic millpond for an outdoor adventure everyone can enjoy. Killens Pond Campground is accessible year-round with many outdoor activities nature enthusiasts will love. Spend your time fishing on the banks, hiking the trails, boating, or enjoying an afternoon splashing and soaking in the sun at Killens Pond’s seasonal outdoor waterpark. 

Killens Pond State Park offers sites with electric, and water hook up, and a primitive camping loop that featuring walk-in tent sites. If you’re looking for a home-away-from-home, stay at one of the many family-friendly cabins. Cabins sleep four and feature efficiency kitchen setup, eating areas, bath with shower, A/C, heat, and a bedroom. Or spend the night at the Pond View Cottage with extra amenities including peaceful views of the state park’s pond.

Nearby Attractions:

Pizzadili Vineyard and Winery
Downtown Harrington
Centre Ice Arena
Delaware State Fairgrounds
Harrington Raceway & Casino
Greater Harrington Historical Society Museums

Where to stay

G&R Campground
4075 Gun & Rod Club Road, Houston, DE 19954
Phone: 302-398-8108

Established in 1997, G&R Campground is located in Houston, Delaware. It is a family-owned campground with year-round accessible sites and a 10,000 sq ft activity hall for private functions. G&R Campground features RV and tent sites, primitive camping (no utilities) and cottages with air conditioning and heat. Sites vary from shaded or open and offer daily, weekly, and seasonal RV sites from one to twelve months.

Other campground amenities include inground seasonal pool, play area, picnic area with pavilion, basketball court, bathhouses with hot showers, game room, general store and more. Be sure to check G&R Campground’s activities and events schedule for information on annual car shows, live entertainment, seafood feats and more!

Nearby Attractions:

Delaware State Fairgrounds
Abbott’s Mill Nature Center
Killens Pond State Park
Centre Ice Arena
Harrington Raceway & Casino
Downtown Milford
Downtown Harrington

Where to stay

Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Hwy, Harrington, DE 19952
Phone: 302-398-3269

Spend the night at Harrington’s Delaware State Fairgrounds’ Grove and Central camping areas with electric and water hook-up. From August to June, Delaware State Fairgrounds opens its camping grounds for RVs and campers. 30-amp services and 50-amp services are available including shaded areas, overnight security, nearby amenities, dump stations and more. We recommend calling ahead to confirm overnight accommodations options and services for campers and RVs.

Nearby Attractions:

Harrington Raceway & Casino
Downtown Harrington
Greater Harrington Historical Society Museums
Messick Agriculture Museum
Pizzadili Vineyard and Winery
Centre Ice Arena

Where to stay:

Blackbird State Forest
502 Blackbird Forest Road, Smyrna, DE 19977
Phone: 302-653-6505

*Please note: Tent camping only available at Blackbird State Forest. 

Smyrna's Blackbird State Forest is open year-round with secluded primitive sites. Campsites are available for tent only.  Onsite amenities include BBQ grills, picnic tables, fire rings, free firewood (if available), on-site parking and portable toilets. In addition to camping, Blackbird State Forest is home to 40 miles of recreation trails used for hiking, cross-country skiing, bicycling, horseback riding, and running. Blackbird also offers seasonal hunting opportunities and catch-and-release fishing. Please note: Reserve your tent camping site by visiting Blackbird State Forest's camping reservation website.  

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge
Downtown Smyrna
Smyrna Museum
Woodland Beach Wildlife Area
Painted Stave Distilling
Blue Earl Brewing Company
Historic Belmont Hall
Brick Works Brewing and Eats

Rest Stop Area:

Smyrna Rest Stop Area
5500 DuPont Pkwy
Smyrna, DE 19977
Phone: 302-659-6750

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