How much does it cost to hire a motorhome in NZ?

How much does it cost to hire a motorhome in NZ?

Campervan Hire New Zealand | NZ Motorhome Rental $30/day.

How much does it cost to hire a campervan NZ?

The cost of 14-day campervan hire in New Zealand in a Jucy Chaser is around $800 in the off-peak season. We hired the JUCY Condo (highly recommended) and paid $638NZD for 14 days campervan hire in New Zealand.

Can you stop anywhere in a motorhome in New Zealand?

You simply cannot park and sleep in your campervan just anywhere. There are rules about where you can and can’t (freedom) camp in New Zealand. New legislation was introduced in August 2011 around freedom camping in New Zealand.

How easy is it to drive a campervan in New Zealand?

With most campervans, a normal Class A (or Car) driver’s licence is sufficient to rent and drive them in New Zealand. You wouldn’t need a special licence class to drive them unless they exceed the normal size and weight limits of a car. This is usually more common in RVs or motorhomes, as they are larger vehicles.

What Does RV stand for?

Recreational vehicle
Recreational vehicle/Full name

A recreational vehicle, often abbreviated as RV, is a motor vehicle or trailer which includes living quarters designed for accommodation. Types of RVs include motorhomes, campervans, coaches, caravans (also known as travel trailers and camper trailers), fifth-wheel trailers, popup campers, and truck campers.

How many campervans are there in NZ?

According to the New Zealand Transport Agency we have 29,582 of them, 6000 more than in 2011.

How long does it take to drive around NZ?

How long does it take to drive the length of New Zealand? In theory you could drive the North Island from tip to toe in around 14 hours and the South Island in around 12 non-stop.

Can you sleep in a motorhome while driving NZ?

Many first-time travellers often ask: “Is it safe to sleep in a campervan while travelling in New Zealand?” The answer is: of course! Campervans are specially equipped to keep you secure and comfortable during your trip around this beautiful country.

Where can you park a motorhome in NZ?

Can I Park My Campervan Anywhere In New Zealand?

  • National Parks. Throughout New Zealand, you will find national parks which are managed by the Department of Conservation (DOC).
  • Holiday Parks.
  • Freedom Camping.
  • Park Over Property.

Do you have to wear seatbelts in a motorhome NZ?

Requirements for seat belts Seat belts must be fitted in: all motorhomes manufactured on or after 1 October 2003. all motor vehicles converted into motorhomes on or after 1 October 2003.

What is the speed limit for a motorhome in NZ?

Speed limits The maximum allowable speed for a light motorhome towing a trailer, and any heavy motorhome towing or not towing a trailer, is 90km/h – even in a 100km/h zone. A light motorhome not towing a trailer can travel up to 100km/h provided that is the posted limit and road conditions allow.

How much does an RV cost?

RVs can cost between $10,000 and $300,000 depending on the style and features. A moderately-appointed camper trailer pulled behind a truck might cost $20,000. The average RV cost of a fifth-wheel may cost $40,000. Most motorhome prices usually start around $100,000.

What is NZ motorhome rentals?

Welcome to NZ Motorhome Rentals – a purpose built motorhome booking and price comparison site based in New Zealand. We provide customers with the ability to compare and select the ideal campervan for a once in a lifetime New Zealand experience – at the best possible price.

Why hire a campervan in New Zealand?

Not only is New Zealand beautiful to look at, but it’s also considered to be the ‘adventure capital of the world’, with caving, canoeing, bungee jumping and sky diving on everyone’s bucket list. With this in mind campervan hire and motorhome hire in New Zealand is a very popular option.

Where can I pick up my Apollo campervan in New Zealand?

Apollo has two pick-up and drop-off locations in New Zealand for Apollo campervan Hire. One being in the North Island (Auckland) and one being in the South Island (Christchurch). Apollo supplies travellers with free transfers from the airport to the rental locations so don’t worry about having to pay for pricy taxis!

How many people can fit in a sleeper car in NZ?

The choice of campers, motorhomes, sleeper cars, camping cars and RV’s ranges from the smallest sleeper cars where up to four people can share up to large 6-berth motorhomes. The roads in New Zealand are quiet and there is so much to see.