New Zealand is the perfect place to hire a campervan/motorhome with a good choice of holiday parks and camping grounds to choose from throughout the country. Travelling by campervan/motorhome gives you the freedom to stay as little or as long as you like while enjoying all the comforts of home wherever you are. Auckland campervan/motorhomes come in all shapes and sizes. Popular companies to hire from include Kea, Apollo, Maui, Britz and Pacific Horizons with each offering a choice from 2, 4 and 6 berth models. The 2 berth motorhome is designed for two people and is compact enough to be easily parked and driven. The interior layout is usually made up of two single berths, a small kitchen and entry through a side sliding door. The 4 berth motorhome is designed for a family of four and compromises, 2 single beds and a double bed above the cab. These motorhomes also come with a toilet and shower as well as a reasonable kitchen area and wardrobe. The 4 berth motorhome is also ideal for two people who are after a bit more space. The larger 6 berth motorhome can sleep up to 6 people and has 3 double berths. One of the berths is also a dining area comprising of 4 seats and a table. The 6 berth model has fully functional kitchen, toilet and shower. Features on the deluxe models in the fleets include air conditioning, heaters and awnings.
All motorhomes come with a range of maps relating to your travel destinations which also include Auckland attractions. Many motorhome companies also supply GPS units at an extra charge. Other accessories which can be hired at an extra charge are outdoor chairs, bbqs and televisions. The Auckland holiday parks and camping grounds in New Zealand have excellent facilities including communal kitchens, laundries and entertainment rooms. Most also provide a playground for the children and/or a swimming pool. Many of the parks are positioned beside a lake, by the beach or within beautifully manicured gardens. Free camping is allowed in New Zealand but you will need to check at the information centre of each destination before you do so. You will need to familiarise yourself with the New Zealand rode code before you travel. Daily rental rates vary according to the season and are usually based on unlimited kilometres per day. Pick up and drop off points include Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Queenstown. Pacific Horizons also has a depot in Picton. Australian Travel Wholesalers are happy to recommend the most suitable vehicle to suit your need and provide a quote for your intended length of stay. Important extra costs to remember are insurance, petrol costs and holiday park fees. All motorhome companies have a free transfer service to and from the airport for your convenience. The best places to stay in Auckland have a good range of properties to choose from if you need to stay the night before picking up your motorhome.