If you want the ultimate in freedom on your New Zealand adventure, then a United motorhome is a great way to get close to this amazing country.
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New Zealand is just made for exploring, with stunning scenery, natural attractions and amazing wildlife. From glaciers and sparkling lakes to sun kissed beaches and spouting geysers, it has it all, and there’s no better way to explore than with your own mobile home from home. United offers a premier fleet of modern rental vehicles. Their spacious, fully equipped motorhomes range from the impressive United 2 and 2 + 1 Berth Premier motorhomes to the 4 & 6 Berth Premier motorhomes, all with automatic transmission and all built on Mercedes Benz Sprinter chassis. Designed to exacting specifications and including luxurious innovations which set United apart from the rest, all motor homes in the United fleet incorporate eco-friendly features and are guaranteed less than 3 years old.
United 2 Premier
A newly designed interior for this new generation 2 berth model, coupled with automatic transmission, makes it a perfect small vehicle choice for two adults. Internal access between the driver's cab and the rear living area, shower and toilet, refrigerator with freezer, microwave, excellent kitchen facilities and a filtered water system are just some of the features. A modern look and carpeted floors create a warm living environment and the sleeping area can be converted to one large double bed or two singles. Everything you need for your New Zealand experience.
Sleeps : 2 Adults
Bed configuration : 1 Double or 2 Singles
United 2+1 Premier
Designed to be fully self contained and environmentally friendly, the United 2+1 Premier motorhome is packed with exciting extras. Front swivelling seats and a third passenger seat behind the driver enable us to create a second lounge area with an LCD screen and DVD player as a standard feature. This lounge also converts to a sleeping area, providing comfortable space day and night for 2 adults and 1 small child. The vehicle also includes filtered water, a 4 burner gas cooker with grill, range hood, modern cabinetry and carpets, providing a luxury finish and a warm living environment.
Sleeps : 2 Adults + 1 Child
Bed configuration : 1 Double + 1 Single or 3 singles.
United 4 Premier
Really travel together in this automatic motorhome built to an innovative design. Everyone can discover beautiful New Zealand up front, with two seated in the driver's cab and two in purpose built reclining seats directly behind the driver. And when you stop for the day, swivel the driver-cab seats around to make a lounge area to watch a DVD, enjoy a drink or play games. The rear area can be used as a dining area or, if you want, leave it conveniently made up as a bed.
Sleeps : 4 Adults
Bed configuration : 1 Double & 1 King or 1 Double & 2 Singles
United 6 Premier
Built on a Mercedes Benz Sprinter chassis, there’s unobstructed walk through access from the driver’s cab to the spacious rear living area. Swivelling front seats, shower and toilet, refrigerator with freezer, microwave, excellent kitchen facilities, LCD Screen and DVD player and a filtered water system are just some of the features. A modern look both inside and out coupled with curved cabinetry creates a warm living environment. Sleeping arrangements feature a double bed above the driver’s cab, with a large king size bed in the back (or two singles) and a double bed.
Sleeps : 6 Adults
Bed configuration : 1 King & 2 Doubles or 1 King, 1 Double & 2 Singles
All vehicles have automatic transmission and are are non-smoking.
Rental Locations - Auckland and Christchurch
Driver Requirements - All drivers must be 21 years of age and hold a full UK drivers license and must be present at the time of vehicle collection to sign the rental agreement.
Rental Period - The minimum rental period is 7 days for vehicles collected and returned to the same location (14 days between 20 Dec 13 & 02 Jan 14). All one way rentals are subject to a 14 day minimum rental.
Rental Rates - Rates are calculated on a daily basis. The day of pick up is counted as Day 1 and the day of drop off is the last day regardless of the time of pick up and drop off. For example a pick up at 2pm on 01 November & drop off at 10am on 08 November is calculated as 8 days hire. When a rental crosses two price bands, the rental calculation is based on the applicable number of days in each period.
Security Deposit - A credit card imprint will be taken for a fuel and cleaning deposit to a maximum of NZ$250.This deposit is fully refundable on return of the vehicle to the agreed drop off depot, on the due drop off date, in a reasonably clean condition, and with a full tank of fuel and an empty toilet cassette and waste water tank. The card must be in the name of the main driver.
One Way Rentals - One way rentals are available between Auckland and Christchurch. No one way fees apply. The minimum rental period is 14 days on all one way rentals.
Branch Hours - Vehicles may be collected and returned between 8am and 4.30pm every day except Christmas Day.
Public Holiday Surcharge: A NZ$50 surcharge will apply to rentals picking up or dropping off on following public holidays: January 1st & 2nd, Waitangi Day (6th Feb), Good Friday (18th April), Easter Monday (21st April), ANZAC Day (25th April), Queen’s Birthday (2nd June), Labour Day (27th Oct), Boxing Day (26th Dec)
Transfers - Complimentary transfers between Auckland or Christchurch Airports or airport hotels are provided by a transfer shuttle. Details will be provided with your travel documentation.
Road Restrictions - Drivers are permitted to drive their vehicle on any paved & maintained road in New Zealand except the following which are prohibited at all times:
- North Island :- Ninety Mile Beach, North of Colville Township (Coromandel)
- South Island :- Skippers Canyon (Queenstown), Ball Hutt Road (Mt Cook).
Please call for further information
All Inclusive Prices - Daily Rental Rates
Date of Hire United 2+1 Premier United 4 Premier United 6 Premier 01 Mar 14 - 31 Mar 14 £183 £210 £221 01 Apr 14 - 30 Apr 14 £142 £163 £174 01 May 14 - 30 Sep 14 £93 £100 £112 01 Oct 14 - 31 Oct 14 £126 £137 £147 01 Nov 14 - 15 Dec 14 £186 £210 £220 16 Dec 14 - 28 Feb 15 £228 £252 £264 01 Mar 15 - 31 Mar 15 £192 £221 £231
Prices are for rentals of 7-20 Days, reductions are available for longer rentals. Rates are calculated on a daily basis. The day of pick up is counted as Day 1 and the day of drop off is the last day regardless of the time of pick up and drop off. When a rental crosses two price bands, price is based on the applicable number of days in each period.
Please contact us for rates on the United 2 Premier vehicle type or for any dates not shown.
Rates are subject to change without prior notice. Full terms & conditions including road restrictions, Insurance conditions, extra items available for hire, will be sent with your confirmation invoice. If you would like to see this information before you book, please contact us.
Our all inclusive rates include the following:
- Free transfers between branch and airport on day of vehicle pick up and drop off
- Unlimited kilometres
- Comprehensive Insurance cover with NO EXCESS. Overhead and under-body damage, single vehicle accident and vehicle roll over are all covered
- One way fees & extra driver
- Vehicle living equipment
- Tourism Radio Tour Guide
- Cleaning fees and pre-departure vehicle preparation
- Supermarket Discount Card valid at almost 100 supermarkets throughout New Zealand
- New Zealand Travel Guide including a New Zealand Road Atlas and a United Campervans Manual
- Complimentary Camping Park directory
- LCD screen and DVD player in all 6, 4 and 2+1 Berth vehicles
- A freephone helpline providing 24 hour roadside assistance throughout New Zealand
- Picnic table and chairs (one chair per person)
- Multiple windscreen and tyre repair or replacement
- Snow chains if required
- Pre Purchase Gas
- GST & Road User Charge Recovery Fee
- Linen exchange. Call into either United Depot at anytime during your hire and get a clean set of linen
Optional Equipment Hire (Please request when booking if possible)
- Bicycle Rack: NZ$50 per rental
- Bicycles: NZ$12 per day
- GPS Navigation System: NZ$5 per day
- Mobile Phone Sim Card: NZ$20
FREE DAYS: Available for travel between 15 April 2014 and 15 September, except 25 June – 15 July, 2014
Travel for 7 days and receive 2 days free
Travel for 14 days and receive 4 days free
Travel for 21 days and receive 6 days free
Travel for 28 days and receive 8 days free
On the free days a charge of £38 per day will be made to cover insurance costs.
Early Booking Offer:Book 120 days or more in advance on standard rates and save 5%. Minimum 10 days hire (14 days 20 Dec - 02 Jan 15). One way rental must be a minimum of 14 days. Offers are not combinable.