Backpacker Sleepervan

Comfortable self drive sleepervans for budget minded travellers in modern, funky designed vans that capture the style and imagination of our unique travellers.  From the unique themed exterior which captures the style and imagination of New Zealand, special design features not found elsewhere, mini kitchens include crockery, cutlery, full set cook wear, CD sound system and modern cosy interior with dining table. All this plus an awning that gives you a fully enclosed extension to your sleepervan.

A comfortable daytime couch converts to a double bed at night. A fully equipped mini kitchen with on board water and a gas cooker, a cooler box and an awning clips onto the back opened door to give added room and comfort in all weather conditions. This awning is available for hire at an extra charge of $50 

Please browse our Accessories for great rental rates on awning kits, outdoor furniture, solar showers and other great products for camping in comfort and style.

Rental Rates

Days 1-30
1 May -
30 Sep
1 Nov -
15 Dec
16 Dec -
10 Jan
11 Jan -
28 Feb
5-20 $35 $26 $45 $58 $89 $85 $65
21-35 $30 $24 $40 $53 $84 $80 $60
36+ $25 $22 $35 $48 $79 $75 $55

Vehicle Specifications

  • Make/Model: Toyota Liteace/Noah
  • Vehicle Age: 1997 year average age
  • Pax Capacity: 2
  • Fuel: Petrol
  • Fuel Consumption (approx): 11 Litres per 100km
  • Engine Specifications: 2 litre
  • Transmission: 4 speed Automatic with overdrive
  • Air-Conditioned: Driver's Cabin
  • Seating Configuration: Two seats in the driver's cabin
  • Entertainment: AM/FM Radio, CD Player and Plugin MP3
  • Power Steering: Yes
  • Dual Battery: No
  • Seatbelts: 2
  • AA 24 hour roadside Assistance: Yes
  • Roof Racks: Yes
  • Sleeping Configuration: Double 1.90m x 1.04m
  • Gas Cooker: 2 burner gas stove
  • Microwave: No
  • Gas Bottle: Butane canisters
  • Fresh Water Tank: 12 litres
  • Waste Water Tank: 12 litres
  • Lighting: 12v lights in living area
  • Heating: Driver's cabin when engine is running
  • Fridge/Freezer: 12v cooler box, works when you are driving and its connected to the cigarette lighter
  • Shower/Toilet: No
  • Power Supply: 12v cigarette lighter socket
  • Storage: Under seats at rear of vehicle
  • Fly Screens: No
  • Exterior Access: Side and rear doors
  • Equipment Provided: Cooler box, french press (for fresh coffee), wine glasses, cutlery, crockery and cookware utensils.
  • Linen & Bedding Provided: Bed Sheets, 1x Duvet, 1x Blanket. Items provided per person 1x Pillow, 1x Pillow Case, 1x Bath Towel
  • Hot & Cold Water Supply: Cold only, manually pumped
  • Fire Extinguisher: Yes
  • Certified Self Contained: No
  • Internal Height: 1.35m
  • External Height: 1.95m
  • Width: 1.70m
  • Length: 4.40m
  • PLEASE NOTE that, due to popular demand, Backpacker Sleepervans now offers pick up and/or drop off in Wellington, Nelson, Greymouth, Dunedin and Queenstown.
    However, please note that a surcharge of NZ$695 applies per pick up and/or drop off. 
  • REMOTE LOCATION HIRES Please note the following changes to our providing this service:
    • No pick ups or drop offs at remote locations from 20 December to 10 January (inclusive).
    • From 11 January to 19th December (inclusive) a 14 day minimum hire period applies.
  • 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 $2,500 NZD ($3,400 NZD for drivers aged under 25 years).
  • Bond waiver is $22.00 NZD per day (backpacker) $25 NZD per day for (deluxe) or $27.00 NZD per day (backpacker) or $30NZD per day (deluxe) for drivers aged under 25 years. Maximum charge is for 40 days.
  • We do not deduct the bond from your credit card. Debit cards without the excess reduction purchased willl have the bond deducted from the card.
  • Multiple windscreen and tyre cover are included in the excess reduction option.
  • 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 Backpacker Sleepervans 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.