Freedom Path Explorer 6 Berth Auto
6 Berth Motorhome | Diesel | Automatic | 6 Seatbelts
Company & Camper Info
Freedom are Tui motorhomes secondary (older) fleet, and as such enjoy all the support and security associated with one of the larger motorhome rental companies in New Zealand. Models age 2008+. They are an excellent choice for hirers on a limited budget. They have a wide selection of models and generally have good availability. Courtesy transfers available.
Pick ups from Queenstown Airport, Dunedin Airport, Wellington Airport, Picton Ferry Terminal, Nelson Airport and the Greymouth Train Station are available on application for a relocation fee of NZ$745 by prior arrangement only. Operational times are restricted by travel limitations and by bus/air/train times.
The 6 Berth Path Explorer Auto offers many quality features including a large fridge, 4 burner gas stove, microwave, pressurized hot and cold water, shower and toilet and gas or diesel heating. With a LCD Screen/DVD Player in the main cabin, bring some movies,enjoy diesel/gas heating throughout. It's a great way to see the real New Zealand. 2009 Mercedes Sprinter.
IS THIS MOTORHOME CERTIFIED & SELF CONTAINED?
YES! 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
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Daily Hire Rental Rate Includes
Extra Driver fee
Full water tank
Maps and campground guides
Vehicle cleaning and grooming fee
Goods & Services Tax (GST) of 15%
All living, kitchen and sleeping equipment
Roadside assistance throughout New Zealand
Complimentary transfers to/from airport and airport hotels in Christchurch and Auckland
General Hire Information
GENERAL TERMS & CONDITIONS OF HIRE FOR TRAVEL BETWEEN 1st APRIL TO 31st MARCH 2020
If your travel dates are after 31st MARCH 2020 T&C's may vary. If not currently published please email for clarification if required.
STANDARD RATE leaves you still to pay a Bond/Excess of NZ$4,500 (Drivers 25+) or NZ$5,500 for drivers under 25 years. Note NZ$15 per day compulsory insurance charge applies which will be added to the quote on reservations page. The liability excess applies in respect of each claim. The Bond Waiver Reduction Options can be taken to reduce Bond/Excess. Freedom Campers do not deduct the bond from the credit card, but merely hold the authority to deduct it in the unfortunate event of an accident.
Reduction option 1:
NZ$45 per day (drivers over 25), NZ$48 per day (drivers under 25 years) (includes NZ$15 per day compulsory insurance) reduces bond to NZ$2,000. Credit Card Imprint is required.
Reduction option 2:
NZ$65 per day (drivers over 25), NZ$70 per day (drivers under 25 years) (includes NZ$15 per day compulsory insurance) reduces bond to Nil. Credit Card Imprint is required. This option includes: Zero excess, One windscreen replacement, Multiple windscreen chip repairs, Two tyre replacements and multiple windscreen chip repairs, Pre-purchased LPG bottle, Road tolls, Lost/damaged key replacement costs, Toilet chemical starter kit, GPS, Baby/Booster seat (on request) Picnic Table and Chairs, Snow Chains (on request).
If Standard Rate is selected, additional insurance cover options are available at the depot:
Windscreen/Tyre Insurance (WTI)
This option can be purchased by paying an additional NZ$9 per day to provide protection for damage to the front windscreen and tyres. Included is two tyre replacements, multiple tyre punctures, one windscreen and multiple windscreen chips.
ROAD USER CHARGE (DIESEL VEHICLES)
The Road User Charge is NZ$6.90 per 100kms for all Diesel 2+1, 4+1, and 2 Berths S/T, and NZ$7.20 for 4 and 6 Berth S/T, payable at the end of the hire.
PUBLIC HOLIDAY SURCHARGE
A Public Holiday Surcharge of NZ$60 applies to pickups on Boxing Day, New Years Day, 2nd January, Waitangi Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, ANZAC Day, Queens Birthday, Labour Day, Auckland and Christchurch Anniversary Day.
DEPOT/PICK UP & DROP OFF LOCATIONS
Pick up available from locations - Auckland and Christchurch and include the following remote locations Queenstown Airport, Dunedin Airport, Wellington Airport, Picton Ferry Terminal, Nelson Airport and the Greymouth Train Station and are available on application for a relocation fee of NZ$745 prior arrangement only. Operational times are restricted by travel limitations and by bus/air/train times (see Location Surcharge information, below).
Drop offs available - Auckland or Christchurch only.
Wellington - Pick up only (Wellington Airport)
Picton - Pick up morning only (Picton Ferry Terminal)
Nelson - Pick up only (Nelson Airport)
Queenstown - Pick up only (Queenstown Airport)
Dunedin - Pick up only (Dunedin Airport)
Greymouth - Pick up only (Greymouth Train Station)
ONE WAY FEES
One way fees apply between North and South Islands, and South and North Islands, with a minimum 14 days in duration.
Where pick-ups originate from North Island and return in South Island and the pick-up is between:
– 1 April and 30 September – a one way fee of NZ $100.00 applies.
– 1 October and 31 March – a one way fee of NZ $200.00 applies.
Where pick-ups originate from the South Island and return to the North Island and the pick-up is between:
– 1 April and 30 September – no one way fee applies.
– 1 October and 31 March – a one way fee of NZ $100.00 applies
A surcharge of NZ$745 applies for locations other than Auckland and Christchurch (As the company does not have a depot in this location, the fee is to cover the costs involved in relocating the vehicle). From 1 October to 30 April a 14 day minimum hire period applies. No remote location hires from 20 December to 10 January (inclusive). From 1 May to 30 September a 7 day minimum hire period applies.
MINIMUM HIRE PERIOD
The minimum hire period is 5 days. From 20 December to 10 January inclusive there is a minimum hire of 14 days. For Auckland to Christchurch and vise versa the minimum hire period is 14 days.
All drivers must be at least 21 years old and hold a full and current New Zealand driver's license, or an International Driving Licence, or a license from the country of origin with an English translation. Additional drivers must also be present at the depot at time of vehicle pickup with their driver's license (meet the requirements) and sign the rental agreement.
29 days and over prior to pick up the deposit is retained with a minimum of NZ$250.
20 - 29 days prior to pick up 20% of total reservation cost (or the deposit whichever is the greater).
10 - 19 days prior to pick up 40% of total reservation cost.
1 - 9 days prior to pick up 75% of total reservation cost.
No Show or hire cancelled at time of pickup 100% of total reservation cost.
AMENDMENTS TO BOOKINGS
• Amendments to increase the length of the booking can be made at no cost.
• Amendments to decrease the booking will be charged at a minimum of NZ$60.00 provided the amendments occur at least 30 days prior to departure date.
• If rental dates are amended within 14 days of the vehicle pick up, no refund will be made if the hire is shortened.
• If the pick up or drop off rental location is amended within 14 days of vehicle pick up, a relocation fee may apply.
TUI 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
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Optional Hire Equipment
Pocket WiFi Internet 5:5GB
Pocket WiFi Internet 3:5GB
GPS (Min Charge $70 - Max Charge NZ$140)
Side Awning/sun shade (4+1 Path Finder only)
Porta cot (for Path Escape and Path Explorer)
Power Inverter 12v-240v Ideal for recharging small appliances
Hand held Solar Shower
tent for shower
Combo of Solar shower and tent
Outside bbq (Includes gas bottle)