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Have you ever wondered whether a celebrity RV community exists? The truth might surprise you. Plenty of celebrities enjoy the RV lifestyle. Let’s take a look at some of them and their rigs.
Why Do Celebrities RV?
The appeal of being a celebrity RVer, where you can get up and go with every possible amenity, must be pretty tempting at times. Sometimes, celebrities RV to escape the spotlight and camera flashes. Much like us, sometimes celebrities just want to get away from it all and reconnect with nature.
9 Celebrities Who Enjoy RV Life
These nine celebrities enjoy RV life just as much as you and I do. The names on this list may surprise you. Regardless, all of these celebs take the RV lifestyle to a whole new level.
#1. Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis
About Their Rig: Famous for their work on “That 70s Show,” this couple now camps in style with their $140,000 Mercedes Benz Sprinter. This RV can accommodate up to four people, which in their case means the couple and their two small children. It’s fully equipped with a kitchen and features a stylish, minimalist design.
Where They Travel: The couple decided to spend their honeymoon in an RV. Unfortunately, their trip ended in misfortune after hitting only two stops: Bakersfield, Calif., and an hour outside of Napa, Calif. After that, they called it quits due to some air conditioner and map troubles. They now plan to visit wineries and camp under the stars in remote, faraway locations.
“Extra” Features: Bonus features on this RV include an extendable tent on the roof and an attachable ladder. On travel days, the roof can collapse, and the ladder can detach for safety.
#2. Simon Cowell
About His Rig: This two-story celebrity RV spans 1,200 square feet and weighs 30 tons. The RV, by Anderson Mobile Estates, has 22 tires and costs about $2.5 million. It contains $30,000 of leather alone.
Where He Travels: Simon Cowell has been known to take his RV on set. During auditions for “The X Factor,” he preferred to attend several weeks of auditioning while in the comfort of his own space.
“Extra” Features: Notable features to this RV include Italian leather, a makeup counter with a pop-up TV, two bedrooms and bathrooms, and a full second story. Cowell can reach his doctor from the mobile doctor’s office on board.
#3. Vin Diesel
About His Rig: Most well-known for his work in the ongoing film series “Fast and Furious,” Vin Diesel enjoys the mobile lifestyle. His RV is the size of a semi-truck at 1,100 square feet and costs $1.1 million. It can expand to include a second story. A high-tech security system protects it.
Where He Travels: Vin Diesel’s rig makes an appearance on every set where the actor works. While filming for “Fast and Furious,” he even shipped it to Puerto Rico.
“Extra” Features: The RV contains about $70,000 worth of high-quality electronics. You’ll find multiple 3-D flat screens, a powerful sound system, and Blu-Ray players. The second story includes a designated play area for kids.
#4. Mariah Carey
About Her Rig: This celebrity RV, nicknamed the “skyscraper on wheels,” boasts 18 wheels and 1,200 square feet of space. She can fit her whole entourage in this two-story RV.
Where She Travels: Mariah Carey loves to use her RV when she’s on tour, and one of her favorite destinations is Aspen, Colo. She visits once a year during the winter.
“Extra” Features: Mariah’s RV offers luxury living space on the first floor and a party house on the second floor. There’s even neon lighting and a dance floor. And once you’ve worked up an appetite, there’s a gourmet kitchen with wood, marble, and granite.
#5. Will Smith
About His Rig: Will Smith’s motorhome is nothing short of spectacular. Nicknamed the “Heat” and offering 1,200 square feet of space, it contains plenty of luxuries. Twenty-two wheels haul this two-story beast, but the sleek, neutral exterior makes for a stylish sight on the road.
Where He Travels: Will Smith travels quite often for work. This motorhome gives him a private, comfortable place to call home when he’s on set.
“Extra” Features: This $2.5 million rig comes packed with extravagance. Inside you’ll find incredible features like $30,000 worth of leather and touch-activated technology that can deploy a second story. There’s a 30-seat screening room on the second level where the actor can entertain friends and family or conduct business. The bathroom alone is worth $25,000.
#6. Kellie Pickler
About Her Rig: Country singer Kellie Pickler personalized her RV and nicknamed it “Faye” for her grandmother. Having grown up in a trailer, she knew exactly what she wanted. This motorhome exemplifies Kellie’s personality with its cozy decor.
Where She Travels: The famous country singer needed a tour bus stacked with all her necessities. Rather than staying in hotels on each stop of her tours, she can just take her mini home on wheels wherever she goes.
“Extra” Features: Extra features include a bedroom that converts into a mini-spa, a custom kennel for her two small dogs, and her “trophy case” for her shoes. Let’s not forget about the kitchen countertops made of quartz composite. There’s also a custom set of stairs so the dog can reach the bed.
#7. Miranda Lambert
About Her Rig: Country singer Miranda Lambert purchased a 2020 Airstream Globetrotter to explore and travel while on tour. She’s nicknamed the rig “The Sheriff.” It cost more than $112,000 but allows her to travel with her husband. Moderately sized at 27 feet, it’s cozy and vintage and satisfies all of Miranda’s needs during travel.
Where She Travels: Although she’s been traveling on tour for many years, the country singer has said that she doesn’t get to explore each town thoroughly. Having purchased an RV, she can use it for leisure and work and spend more time visiting places more in-depth. This year, one of her first road trips included a visit to Asheville, N.C., where she and her husband toured the Biltmore Estate.
“Extra” Features: Like other Airstreams, Miranda’s trailer has a vintage design. The sleek silver exterior and often neutral color palette inside also create a distinct, minimalist look. The Globetrotter is available in eight different sizes, but all include the familiar everyday comforts of home. These trailers can accommodate up to six people and feature custom appliances and kitchen accents.
#8. Dax Shephard
About His Rig: After a decade-long search for the perfect motorhome, actor Dax Shephard finally found the RV of his dreams. The large bus can easily accommodate a family of four with a king-size bed, two bunk beds, and a queen-size bed. Inside, you’ll also find a full-size kitchen, two bathrooms, and a washer and dryer.
Where He Travels: After purchasing his new motorhome in Dallas, Texas, Dax drove 2,000 miles back to Los Angeles. Aside from the initial journey home, he’s primarily kept the RV parked in his driveway.
“Extra” Features: There are some exciting features to this celebrity RV that make it stand out. Neon lighting under the carriage, multiple slides, powered awnings, and 605 horsepower all make this motorhome a one-of-a-kind way to travel. The Foretravel Presidential Series Realm often costs more than $1 million.
#9. Matthew McConaughey
About His Rig: Another fellow Airstream lover, actor Matthew McConaughey loves his 2004 International CCD model. After purchasing the RV in 2004, he lived in it for four years.
Where He Travels: When he first moved into his trailer full-time, he traveled cross-country, exploring America. These days, he and his family live in Malibu, Calif., and the Airstream remains parked near their house and one of the best surfing areas in the world.
“Extra” Features: The RV includes a custom banquette, a barbeque, and a satellite dish. A craftsman in Louisiana created the stools around the table in the rig.
The RV lifestyle continues to draw in people from all walks of life, including celebrities. Although many of us can only imagine these over-the-top RVs, the celebrity RV trend continues to produce even more lavish rigs. Which of these RVs would be your dream luxury RV?