How to Book
You can book either via our website, email or by telephone – visit the availability page to see dates and prices. Please feel free to call or email us to discuss any questions you have prior to booking. If your dates are different to our normal days of hire then call us for a chat as we can often be flexible.
There is a non-refundable booking deposit of £150, receipt of which confirms the dates of your booking. We can take payment via the website, by phone (with a credit or debit card), by bacs or by cheque. The balance for your booking is due 42 days before the hire period commences.
A £500 security deposit is held during the hire period and is refundable on the safe return of the vehicle and its contents. This is payable by credit or debit card via our secure virtual terminal, or cash.
If you have booked by phone we will send you our Rental Agreement to read, and Terms and Conditions to read, sign and return. On receipt of these we will contact you to confirm the total cost of your hire. This will be the hire charge, plus any additional costs due to an extra driver or driving history or any extra equipment.
You can make your booking and manage the details on our website. Firstly, click on the dates of your chosen camper, this will send you to the 'Booking Details' page for you to add any extras or supplements which may apply. Click on 'Book Now' which will direct you to create an account or sign in if you have used us before. Next click 'Register' or 'Sign In' to complete billing details and proceed to payment. Once on the 'Secure Card Payment' page fill in your card details and click 'Complete Payment'. You will be directed to the 'Payment Complete' page which will give both your reference number and transaction number (keep a note of these). By clicking 'Return to Lakes Camper Hire' you will be able to view you account. If you have only paid a deposit and wish to pay the final balance, click on the 'Sign In' tab on the website to access your account.
What is included in the price?
Included free within the hire price is your choice of campervan, fully comprehensive insurance for the first driver, Full breakdown cover, heater, 12/240v fridge/coolbox, gas, mains hook up, drive away awning, outdoor table and chairs, cutlery, melamine dinner set, pots and pans, and utensils. Also included are few of those essential items to get you started: tea, coffee, milk, sugar.
Just bring yourselves, clothes, food, bedding and towels!
You can park one car at Lakes Camper Hire at no extra cost, please contact us if you need parking for more than one vehicle. Your car will be parked at your responsibility.
Collection and Drop Off
You can collect your camper from 4pm on the day of hire and it must be returned by 10am on the final day of hire. This gives us time to check the vans over before they go back out on the road.
Great Places to Stay
Take a look at our 'Trip Planner' tab for Campsites Nearby, Touring Routes and Things To Do
You can hire one of our vans for use if you are aged between 25 and 70 years old. You will need to have held a full driving licence for 2 years before the hire period commences. You will need to contact us prior to booking if your age doesn't fit into this bracket.
Your dog is welcome to join you on your trip and we request that you ensure they look after the van as well as you do! We charge a £25 fee per hire .
Extent of Hire
We have a policy of charging £0.50/mile for anything over 250 miles. However, if you do wish to travel further afield please contact us for a chat.
In the event of a Breakdown
In the event of breakdown please contact us as soon as possible (max 12 hours). All the vans have full cover including Roadside Assistance and Relay - National Recovery.
Please contact us if you require a copy of our Access Statement