Campervan hire Costs


The costs associated with hiring a campervan fluctuate much the way airline prices do, based on type of equipment, options, location, season, and availability to name a few. In general, the earlier you schedule book, the better deal you will get. Most campervans come equipped with toilet roll, kitchen rolls, washing liquid, towels, bedding, or even a hair dryer at no extra charge but that is completely up to the agency you are hiring from and it is up to you to do your research to find the ones that include these extras at no extra charge. Most agencies, however, try to include everything to make your family holiday considerably easier and fun. Extra options may include such things as bike racks picnic chairs and tables, TV, DVD and CD player, awnings, and much more. Again, these options may or may not cost you extra depending on what agency you decide to deal with.

The campervan hire season is not restricted to a vacation in summer so all campervans have heating available all year with low and mid season weekend and midweek availability and seven nights in season. In choosing a campervan hire agency the Internet is the best place for you to do your research. The agency you elect to hire your campervan from should offer: Minimum daily campervan hire rates; Centrally located depots; Fuel efficient campervans; Free starter packs; Free picnic chairs; Free bedding and comforters; Comprehensive and uncomplicated insurance terms and rental conditions; No compulsory insurance. Standard insurance should be included in the daily rate. No vehicle preparation fees; Modern and reliable campervans; 24 hour roadside assistance; Multiple drivers at no extra cost; A minimum deposit requirement.You don't pay the balance until you collect your campervan; Personal and friendly service and local knowledge and tips to help you and your camper get off the beaten track, and, above all; No hidden costs.

Campervan hire prices can be anywhere from £20/day for the minimum campervan sleeping two with few options to £200/day for a luxurious campervan that will sleep six comfortably with all possible options. It is up to you as to what suits your needs and your budget. However, all campervan hires should come with information about festivals, tours, weather, money, exchange rates, gas and diesel prices, the best places to eat, guides to the road rules in the country you will be travelling in, maps, distances between destinations, and the best kids activities available. They should also be flexible to your needs, and have vehicles that are well maintained with an added personal touch to make your vacation more relaxing and enjoyable. One word of caution is not to overstretch your budget on the campervan hire cost. Part of the enjoyment of a camper van is being able to visit and enjoy new places.

If you are a couple, a medium wheelbase campervan should provide you with a good overall comfort levels and ease of use. Fuel costs are another consideration for many when deciding to hire a campervan. Many agencies now offer Turbo diesel engines in their campervans. This reduces fuel costs dramatically. Another option is now being offered by some campervan hire agencies is conversions to LPG. This should at least half your fuel costs. When hiring a campervan you must arrange a test drive first so that you can decide which style best fits your needs. Medium wheelbase vans as they tend to offer the best compromise between size and comfort. Whatever campervan you choose it's sure to be an adventure.

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