Campervan Hire Cardiff


Cardiff is the capital city of Wales, in the United Kingdom, and is also the largest and most populated in the principality. The city also has a large tourist population as people flock to see famous landmarks such as Cardiff Castle, the Welsh National Museum and Millennium Stadium. Cardiff Bay is also favoured by many people visiting the city and the Wales Millennium Centre and Senedd are stand out attractions. As a country Wales has a brilliant mix as vibrant urban areas and picturesque landscapes, this makes it one of the most popular countries in the UK for campervan hire. Cardiff being the capital is home to many companies that can provide a campervan that can be used to explore the surrounding area and the whole South Wales.

What sized campervans are available?

There are numerous choices at your disposal when hunting for campervan hire; Cardiff has companies that can provide various different sized campers to suit your requirements. The size of the vehicle you will need depends on the size of your group, if you are looking to explore Cardiff and the surrounding area as a couple then a two berth camper will be ideally suited. Two berth campervans are the smallest available and on most occasions are the cheapest vehicle to hire; despite being small they offer more than enough space for a couple on a romantic getaway or two friends looking for an alternative holidaying experience.

Four berth campervans are generally favoured by families and offer more spacious and airy surroundings in comparison to the two berth vehicles. As well as sleeping space for four adults or two adults and two children, there is also seating space for four people and most come with a high top roof for extra space. The largest campervans available are six berth vehicles; these are similar to the four berth vans but are often not as widely available.

What is included in campervan hire?

There is generally a set of standard features with each campervan hire. Cardiff based companies will often supply vans fully inclusive of the necessities needed to complete the trip, these include:

  • Stove/hob
  • Sink
  • Lighting
  • Seating
  • Storage space
  • Beds
  • Worktop
  • Electric hook-up
Many companies will also include pots, pans, cutlery and linen in the price of hire but it is important to check beforehand. Entertainment features such as a CD player and docking station and TV/DVD may also be included and large campervans can also include fridge/freezer, heater, WC and washing facilities.

Insurance, breakdown cover and a mileage allowance are also included in the price of hire by many companies, this will give you peace of mind throughout you holiday.

Booking campervan hire early

Booking early is advised with any type of campervan hire. Cardiff and the South of Wales are popular tourist destinations, especially during summer months and school holidays and booking as far in advance is recommended to avoid disappointment. Prices during peak times are often higher than during term time and winter months and you may need to budget accordingly.

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