Ara 3 camper
3 Berth No Shower/some offer a Porta Toilet | Manual | 3 Seatbelts
Company & Camper Info
Ara is a small and friendly company with budget priced older campervans. Ara campers are an economical alternative to the more expensive motorhomes and campervans available to rent in New Zealand. Ara Rentals are committed to delivering quality budget campervan hire every time.
This 2006/07 Volkswagon T5s campervan provides plenty of space and sleeps 2 adults and a child.The Ara3 is easy to drive and light on fuel consumption. It sleeps up to three people (2 adults and 1 child) and features a 2-way fridge, gas cooker, cold running water on board, maps, a radio/cd player and plenty of storage for your clothes and souvenirs. Petrol or Diesel models but neither guaranteed. The seating fits 3 in drivers cab. One baby seat can be fitted in this vehicle. The 2 single beds in the back convert to a double with the 3rd bed located above.
Supplied with bedding, towels, kitchen appliances and utensils.
IS THIS MOTORHOME CERTIFIED & SELF CONTAINED?
NO, however if you hire the porti potti ($25/hire), this validates the permit Motorhomes that are Certified Self Contained are permitted at all freedom camping spots. For a comprehensive list of Freedom Camping spots in NZ click here
Sorry, Vehicle Discontinued
Sorry, this vehicle is discontinued.
We do however have many others to choose from, including the selection below. Please contact us for availability:
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Daily Hire Rental Rate Includes
Extra driver fee
Goods & Services Tax (GST) of 15%
Courtesy transfers to and from Airport only
24 hour roadside assistance throughout New Zealand
All vehicles supplied with a complimentary Road Atlas and campground guides
QUOTED STANDARD RENTAL RATES DO NOT INCLUDE
Bond reduction insurance or bond
General Hire Information
GENERAL TERMS & CONDITIONS OF HIRE FOR TRAVEL BETWEEN 1st FEBRUARY 2020 TO 31st MARCH 2021
If your travel dates are after 31st MARCH 2021 T&C's may vary. If not currently published please email for clarification if required
Compulsory daily Insurance of NZ$20 per day leaves you still to pay a Bond/Excess of NZ$2500 (imprint). (Standard rate does not include windscreen damage, tyre damage, tyre punctures and water damage) Options as below can be taken to reduce bond/excess. Options are payable at the depot
Insurance Liability Reduction options:
Option 1 - for NZ$30 per day Liability Bond is reduced to NZ$1000 (Imprint only)
Option 2 - for NZ$36 per day Liability Bond is reduced to NZ$500 (Imprint only)
Vehicle must be driven on SEALED ROADS only.
DIESEL LEVY/ROAD USER CHARGES
NZ$8 per 100kms if applicable
ONE WAY HIRES
Relocation/One Way Fees may apply from Christchurch to Auckland, or Auckland to Christchurch. (Dependent on the cost to relocate the vehicle from depot in Christchurch).
MINIMUM HIRE PERIOD
The minimum hire period is 10 days for Christchurch to Christchurch. Minimum hire period is 35 days for Christchurch to Auckland, or Auckland to Christchurch. A One Way Fee may apply.
All drivers must be at least 21 years old (Max 75) and hold a full and current New Zealand driver's licence, or an International Driving Licence, or a licence from the country of origin with an English translation by an accredited translator.
Cancellations received more than 30 days prior to pickup a $250.00 administration fee applies. If bookings are cancelled within 30 days of pickup, 50% of total reservation cost is required (minimum of $250).
FREE AIRPORT SHUTTLE AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT (Between 8.30am and 4.30pm) Flight details essential.
24 HOUR AA ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE
ARA FULL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
These can be e-mailed to you by request. If you wish to view the full Terms and Conditions please request on our contact page, click here
If you don't have time to complete a full booking now, complete this short form and one of our team will get in touch to assist you with your booking.
AirCon - Driver
Full Rear Access
Two Ring Cooker
Optional Hire Equipment
Chemical Port-a-loo (for Ara 3 for Self-Containment Permit)
Baby Seat (for Ara 3 only)
DVD player (12v/240)