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Chesapeake Bay Camping at Sun Retreats Gwynn's Island

5 minutes read Sep 13,2019
Chesapeake Bay Camping at Sun Retreats Gwynn's Island

Salty sea air, sandy beaches, and some of the best fishing on the Chesapeake Bay! Those are three things you'll find at Gwynn's Island RV Resort in Gwynn, Virginia.

Nestled on the tip of the island, Gwynn's Island RV Resort affords a stunning setting for fishing, kayaking, and more. During your trip, you can choose from a tent, RV, or cottage by the sea, all close to the resort amenities. Even better, Gwynn's Island is close enough for day trips to Jamestown, Yorktown, and Williamsburg.

What's in store for you? Read on to find out!

Gwynn's Island RV Resort Vacation Rentals

Vacation at Gwynn's Island RV Resort

Ways to Stay

Sometimes the simple things are all you need. Tent sites at Gwynn's Island allow you to sleep under the stars, enjoy dinner outdoors, and gather around the fire at night.

If you're bringing an RV for your trip, a variety of spacious sites await you. And with full hookups and picnic tables at every site, you can focus on relaxing instead of maintenance.

Cozy cottages by the bay offer a great opportunity to camp with convenience! Our standard cottage features one bedroom and a loft, sleeping up to four. The premium cottage can host up to six and features a full kitchen, two bathrooms, and a deck.

Inviting some guests for the day? Go ahead! Gwynn's Island RV Resort offers day passes for beach access, kayak rentals, and fishing. Overnight guest passes are also available.

gwynn island virginia rv resort beach

Resort Amenities

Situated right on the beach, Gwynn's Island has amenities for everyone. Kick off your shoes and hit the sand and sea, or head to the pier and cast a line to reel in the big one. Plus, plenty more amenities are provided, including:
  • Kayak and canoe rentals ($)
  • Fishing pier
  • Camp and bait store ($)
  • Golf cart rentals ($)
  • Covered pavilion and picnic area
  • Volleyball, cornhole, and horseshoes
  • Playground
  • Pet-friendly
  • And much more!
gwynn island virginia rv resort amenities

Planned Activities

Staying social can be a challenge on vacation, but not at Gwynn's Island RV Resort. Social activities are always in abundance, including potlucks, live music, fishing tournaments, and more. Gather your family, meet your neighbors, and have plenty of fun!

New Point Comfort Lighthouse

Local Attractions

Just five minutes down the road is Gwynn's Island Museum, telling the story of the community. Also nearby are two historic lighthouses dating back to the 1800s, New Point Comfort Lighthouse and Wolf Trap Light House.

Plenty of Virginia attractions are within range for day trips. Try heading to Historic Jamestowne, a living settlement museum, and Historic Yorktown, detailing the last battle of the Revolutionary War. Plus, Yorktown is home to shopping and dining by the York River.

Just over an hour inland is the village of Williamsburg. The biggest attraction is Colonial Williamsburg, a fully-functioning colonial village offering endless experiences. Also in the town are Ripley's Believe it or Not! and Busch Gardens Williamsburg, both packed with excitement. From history to heights, the fun never stops in the Chesapeake Bay region!

Book Your Stay

Next time you're planning a trip to coastal Virginia, choose to stay at Gwynn's Island RV Resort! To make reservations today, call (888) 723-2535 or book online.  

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