Budget Seeker 2 Berth
2 Berth Campervan with Shower/Toilet | Diesel | Manual | 2 Seatbelts
Company & Camper Info
Budget are Tui motorhomes budget priced, older division, and as such enjoy all the support and security associated with one of the larger motorhome rental companies in New Zealand.
1999+ models. They are an excellent choice for hirers on a limited budget. They have a wide selection of models and generally have good availability. 2 depot locations and courtesy transfers.
Pick ups and Drop offs to/from Auckland and Christchurch only.
Generously designed for two people, this 2000-2001 Ford Transit model is spacious and features pressurized hot and cold water with shower and toilet. Cooking is made easy with a gas stove, microwave (240v)and fridge/freezer (12v/240v). Crockery, cutlery, linen, towels and more are all cleverly packed away on board. At the end a day the dining area converts into a comfortable double bed. The radio/CD Player makes for enjoyable driving and when you’re ready for a break, just pull over in one of New Zealand’s scenic spots and enjoy some more of a magical adventure holiday.This vehicle is certified self contained.
Please browse our Accessories for great rental rates on awning kits, outdoor furniture and other great products for camping in comfort and style.
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
Daily Hire Rental Rate Includes
Full water tank
Extra Driver fee
Vehicle orientation at start of hire
Standard excess insurance cover
Vehicle cleaning and grooming fee
Goods & Services Tax (GST) of 15%
Maps and campgrounds information
Vehicle living, kitchen and sleeping equipment
AA roadside assistance throughout New Zealand
Free transfers to/from airport and airport hotels to Auckland or Christchurch Depot
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 NZ$3,500 (drivers 25+), NZ$4,500 (drivers 21 to 24). 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 Option can be taken to reduce Bond/Excess. Budget 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.
Insurance Reduction Options:
Reduction Option 1: NZ$40 per day reduces bond to NZ$1,200 (drivers 25+), NZ$45 per day reduces bond to NZ$1,200 (drivers 21 - 24 years). Credit Card Imprint only.
Reduction Option 2: NZ$55 per day reduces bond to Nil (drivers 25+), NZ$60 per day reduces bond to Nil (drivers 21 - 24 years). Credit Card Imprint only.
Includes GPS, Baby and/or Booster seat (on request), Picnic table and chairs (1 for each person travelling), Snow chains (on request), one windscreen replacement, multiple windscreen chip repairs and two tyres and multiple tyre punctures, Road Tolls, Lost/damaged key replacement costs, toilet chemical starter kit, pre-purchased LPG bottle. Covers for one incident where after the standard excess applies
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 4+1, and 2 Berth S/T, and NZ$7.20 for 4 and 6 Berth S/T, payable at the end of the hire.
PUBLIC HOLIDAY SURCHARGE
Please 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 days.
DEPOT/PICK UP & DROP OFF LOCATIONS
Auckland and Christchurch only.
ONE WAY FEES
One way fees apply between North and South Islands, and South and North Islands, and with a minimum 14 days in duration.
Where pick-ups originate from Auckland and return to Christchurch 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 Christchurch and returns to Auckland 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
MINIMUM HIRE PERIOD
The minimum hire period is 5 days. Travel Auckland to Christchurch or vice versa minimum hire period of 14 days. From 20 December to 10 January inclusive there is a minimum hire of 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 one way fee may apply.
• Changes to the drop off rental location after the rental has commenced must be approved by Budget reservations and may incur a one way fee.
• Rental extension, whilst on hire, must be approved by Budget Campers reservations team. The extra cost must be paid on confirmation of the rental extension.
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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Full Rear Access
Two Ring Cooker
Optional Hire Equipment
Sleepervan awning (sleepervan model only)
Pocket WiFi Internet 3:5GB
Pocket WiFi Internet 5:5GB
Combo of Solar shower and tent
GPS (Min charge NZ$70 - Max charge NZ$140)
Power Inverter 12v-240v Ideal for recharging small appliances
Side Side Awning/Sun Shade (Finder models only)
Rear Awning (4+1 Finder only)
Family Pack Finder 4+1 only (Awning Combo incl 2 stretchers, bedding, outdoor table and chair) Min hire cost $120
Tent for shower