Budget Seeker

Generously designed for two people, this spacious vehicle features pressurized hot and cold water with shower and toilet. Cooking is made easy with a gas stove, microwave and fridge. 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, your clothes can hang in the wardrobe and you’ll wake up in refreshed for a new adventure. 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.

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Rental Rates

Days 1-30
1 May -
30 Sep
1 Nov -
15 Dec
16 Dec -
10 Jan
11 Jan -
28 Feb
5-20 $115 $40 $70 $135 $198 $185 $175
21-35 $110 $37 $65 $130 $194 $180 $170
36+ $105 $35 $60 $125 $189 $175 $165

Vehicle Specifications

  • Make/Model: Ford Transit
  • Vehicle Age: 2000-2001 year
  • Pax Capacity: 2 Adults
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Fuel Consumption: Approximately 7 km per litre, 14 litres per 100 km.
  • Engine Specifications: 2.4 litre turbo
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Power Equipment: Power steering, power assisted brakes.
  • Spare Tyre: The spare tyre is located under rear of the vehicle. External access only.
  • Tools: The tool kit is located under the drivers seat.
  • Air-Conditioned: None
  • Seating Configuration: 2 seatbelts in driver's cab
  • Entertainment: AM/FM radio, CD player
  • Cigarette Lighter: Yes
  • Sleeping Configuration: One double bed (1.95m x 1.75m)
  • Gas Cooker: 2 ring cooker ignited by match.
  • Microwave: The microwave operates from 240V only, the vehicle must be plugged into mains power to operate.
  • Gas Bottle: 4.5kg bottle
  • Fresh Water Tank: 70 litre
  • Waste Water Tank: 70 litre. Holding tank for grey waste water generated from the shower and kitchen sink. Disposable at all camp grounds and dump sites.
  • Heating: In driver's cabin when vehicle is running. Living area portable heater 240v and 12v gas heater
  • Fridge Freezer: 55 litres. The fridge operates on 12V battery whilst driving and on 240V mains when plugged in at a camp ground. The fridge will automatically switch over between the two supplies.
  • Shower/Toilet: Yes
  • Storage: Ample cupboard space, storage under seats at rear of vehicle
  • Exterior Access: Back doors with step
  • Equipment Provided: Crockery, cutlery, cooking utensils, pots, frypan, grater, chopping board,colander, potato peeler, salad/serving bowls, storage containers, toaster, kettle, teapot, coffee plunger, bucket, brush and shovel, teatowels, heater, electric jug, cloths pegs and line, fire extinguisher, toilet chemicals, maps and camping ground guide book.
  • Internal Walk-Through Access: Yes
  • Certified Self Contained: Yes
  • Fire Extinguisher: Yes
  • Linen & Bedding Provided: Bed Sheets, 1x Duvet, 1x Blanket. Items provided per person 1x Pillow, 1x Pillow Case, 1x Bath Towel
  • AA 24 hour roadside Assistance: Yes
  • Internal Height: 1.85m
  • External Height: 2.90m
  • Width: 1.97m
  • Length: 5.97m
  • Insurance is included in the rates.
  • Unlimited kilometres and GST (15%).
  • All charges are calculated on a daily basis, not a twenty-four hour day.
  • For all rental vehicles, there is a minimum period of five days.
  • Courtesy airport transfers before and after your hire are included in the price.
  • Your standard excess/deductible is NZ$3,500 (NZ$4,500 for drivers aged under 25 years)  included within our standard rates.
  • The bond can be reduced by purchasing one of the following Reduction Options:
    Reduction Option 1:
    This option can be purchased by paying an additional NZ$25 per day (NZ$30 per day for drivers under 25 years) reduces excess to NZ$1,200 and only a credit card imprint is required.  Maximum charge is for 50 days.
    Reduction Option 2:
    This option can be purchased by paying an additional NZ$40 per day (NZ$45 per day for drivers under 25 years) reduces excess to NZ$0 and only a credit card imprint is required.
  • Free hire if GPS, Baby and/or booster seat, Picnic table and Chairs, Snow Chains, windscreen and chip reapairs, tyre punctures and replacent x2, Road tolls, Toilet chemicals, LPG bottle and lost/damaged key replacement are included in the excess reduction option.
  • Windscreen/Tyre Insurance (WTI) can be purcahsed by paying an additional $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. (included in Reduction Option 2)
  • We do not charge for extra drivers.
  • Free starter pack, regional and activities guide.
  • Comprehensive road atlas supplied on loan.
  • Nationwide AA road side service.
  • Rates and conditions may be subject to change. Rates are available only to customers booking directly through Tui Rentals.
  • Special discounted rates apply for rentals of more than 50 days. Details are available on application.
  • Consecutive campervan rentals from New Zealand Budget Campers and Australia Tasmania Campers can be combined to earn generous long-term rental discounts.
  • Payments made by credit card will incur a surcharge of 2% for Visa or MasterCard.