Campervan Rental with The Campervan Village is a great way to see Australia, New Zealand, South Africa & Namibia - it's affordable and perfect for One Way roadtrips with so many locations and choices of campers & 4WD Rentals!
Our rental offices in Australia, New Zealand & South Africa are open from 9am to 4pm Monday to Friday. We're open 9am to 12pm on Saturdays and closed Sundays. For all Namibia (Windhoek) hires, please let us know your arrival & return times so we can arrange collection of your camper or 4WD.
2. Rental Locations & One Way Hires
The Campervan Village rents campervans from 8 locations around Australia including Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Darwin, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth & Sydney. One Way hires are available between locations, but please note that a fee applies for this service.
Campervan Village has 2 Rental Locations in New Zealand including Christchurch & Auckland. One Way and Return hires are available to and from both of these rental locations (a One Way Fee applies for One Way Rentals).
South Africa & Namibia:
Campervan Village has Campervan & 4WD Rental Locations in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Gaberone (Botswana) and Windhoek (Namibia). One Way rentals are permitted between certain locations only, please ask our rental consultants when booking. (a One Way Fee applies for One Way Rentals).
To see all of Campervan Village locations please click HERE
3. Liability Reduction Cover
The Campervan Village recommends that all travellers purchase the highest available form of Travel Insurance from their Travel Provider before travelling Australia, New Zealand, South Africa or Namibia. To see more information about our Liability Reduction Options, please click HERE
4. Driver Age and License Requirements
In Australia & New Zealand the minimum driver age for 2WD Campers is 18, however The Campervan Village does not rent to Australian and NZ residents who are on Green or Red Provisional Licenses. 4WD Vehicles are for drivers 21 and over. An International License is not required to rent the vehicle, however if your license is not in English, we recommend applying for one (Police in some states may request an International License).
In South Africa & Namibia, Campervan Village rents Campervans & 4WD/AWD Vehicles to drivers aged 21+. An International License is not required to rent the vehicle, however if your license is not in English, we recommend applying for one (Police in some regions may request an International License).
5. Toll Roads in Australia & NZ
There are more than 15 Toll Roads on Australia’s East Coast & the Auckland region of New Zealand. Many are unavoidable, major arterial roads. Any vehicle traversing on these roads is required to pay a Toll Fee within 3 days. If the Toll Fee isn’t paid, the Toll Companies send The Campervan Village a letter of demand with an Additional Administration Fee of up to AU$30 (for each Toll infringement).
Most Rental companies will charge their customers AU$60-$80 per infringement as an additional administration fee if they do not pay their Toll Fees on time. However at The Campervan Village, we only charge a mandatory AU$35 Toll Road Levy (included in the Rental price for Australia) or NZ$20 Toll Road Levy in New Zealand. This will cover our hirers for ALL Toll Roads across Australia & New Zealand - so you can travel wherever you like!
What is the Toll Levy? By paying the Campervan Village Toll Roads Levy, you have Unlimited access to Toll Roads in Australia & New Zealand. You do not have to stress about paying them – we will pay them. Just enjoy your holiday knowing there will be no nasty surprises after your trip!
Do I Have to Pay the Toll Roads Levy? If you are travelling in or through Auckland (New Zealand), Brisbane, Sydney or Melbourne (Australia), you must pay the Toll Roads Levy. The Levy is non-refundable. Note: The Campervan Village Toll Levy does NOT cover infringements received for illegal conduct (Speeding, DUI etc.) or Parking fines.
The Campervan Village offers a few Optional Extra's to make your trip a little more pleasant. These include GPS hire & Camp Tables & Chairs/Stools. Please note an additional charge applies if you wish to hire these items.
7. Rates and Fees
Daily Rental Rates are calculated using calendar days, this is non-negotiable. A booking and administration fee of 3.5% will apply to all hires (this fee covers a range of costs including credit card surcharge, reservation costs and contract amendment fees).
8. KM Allowances
In Australia & New Zealand, all of our campervans and 4WD Vehicles come with Unlimited KM Allowance, however this is subject to minimum hire requirements and the Terms and Conditions of your rental agreement.
In South Africa & Namibia all of our campervans & 4WD vehicles come with a 200km per day allowance. All additional km's are charged at US$0.20 Per KM.
To see our Terms and Conditions, please click HERE
9. Breakdowns & Roadside Assistance
We have Roadside Assistance available to all Campervan Village hirers. In the event of a breakdown you are to call the relevant number below:
Australia: Call or Text 0417 740 308
New Zealand: Call 0800 240 244 or Text +61 417 740 308
South Africa & Namibia: +27 87 80 83 960
Please note, additional charges will apply in the event of human incompetence (ie Tyre changes, flat battery, lost keys etc).
10. Prohibited Areas
For your safety and for the welfare of our campervans & 4WD's, The Campervan Village has strict Areas of Use for it's vehicles. Please take the time to familiarise yourself with our Area of Use policies in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa & Namibia. This information is featured on out Terms & Conditions page HERE and be sure that your trip adheres to the conditions shown.
Penalties apply for any breach of the Terms and Conditions of your Rental Agreement.
11. What to Bring when collecting your Vehicle?
Pillows & Blankets. Licenses for ALL DRIVERS and All drivers will need to be present at pickup in order to sign the Rental Agreement
12. Airport Pickups
Airport pickups are not available. Most Campervan Village offices can be accessed by public transport, however taxis can be a quicker and more convenient option.
13.Can I extend my hire?
Depending on availability, you can easily extend your hire by calling us:
Australia: 1800 121 421
New Zealand: 0800 445 981
South Africa & Namibia: +27 87 80 83 960