- Collect from: Ryton, tyne and wear, North East
- Size: Roomy
- Belted seats: 3
- Sleeps: 2 Adults
- Bed types: Permanent double bed for 2 adults. The bed measures 6ft4 x 4ft
- License Required: Standard UK/EU license
- Tow bar
- Air Con.
- Built-in Toilet
- London L.E.Z.
Note: The hire of this vehicle is arranged by Quirky Campers ltd acting as the agent on behalf of Denzel's owners. We make every effort to ensure that all the vehicles listed with us are of a high standard but cannot guarantee the condition of the vehicle. If you experience any problems please notify us as soon as possible.
Located only 5 minutes away from central Newcastle upon Tyne, Denzel is in the ideal location for easy access to the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, and beyond into Scotland – this campervan hire Tyne and Wear is a perfect choice for adventure seekers wanting to go on an off-grid camper van holiday. He is fully solar powered, and when you hire him, you even get a solar shower included so you don’t have to fully embrace your “wild side” if you want to continue looking glamorous at all times!
There’s a really well-equipped kitchen, complete with pots, pans and cutlery. You’ll be able to keep everything cool with the built-in fridge, and make use of plenty of cupboard storage for all the rest of your food. In fact, storage is something you definitely won’t be short on, as Denzel has it in bucketloads! From the storage under the bench seat at the table to the cupboard above the cab, you will fit all your gear in easily. There’s also roomy storage in the back below the bed, which is big enough for bikes, body boards, fire pits and inflatable boats. Don’t worry – there’s also the perfect space for your dog under the bed, because Denzel is absolutely pet friendly!
Denzel has been hand crafted into the ultimate fully equipped cosy camper. You’ll love stretching out on his double bed, which measures a brilliant 6’4” by 4’, you’ll love stargazing out of the large over-bed skylight. You’ll definitely love chilling out on his comfy seating, cracking open a bottle of something cold, and taking in a view that maybe only you have found for the night. And, you’ll definitely love waking up in the morning, putting on that first stove top coffee, and planning where you are going to take this gorgeous home on wheels that day!
- The Vehicle
- Vehicle Type: Fiat, Ducato
- Registration: emailed when you book
- Vehicle Year: 2011
- Size: 2287 litres
- Fuel: Diesel
- Fuel Efficiency: 36mpg
- Transmission: Manual
- Gears: 6
- Size: 5998m x 2050m x 2670m (LxWxH)
- Maximum: 3500kg
- Unladen: 2580kg
- Payload: kg
- Belted seats: 3
Seating3 Seats in the cab with 3 point belts.
Conversion StoryThe conversion was lovingly hand crafted by Andy over the course of 3 years adding more spacious storage and finishing touches after each summer of adventures to make him the luxury camper he is now. Having started life as a basic, empty panel van Denzel is now the ultimate fully equipped cosy camper.
Triple insulation underneath the wood pannelling makes Denzel cool in the heat and warm in the cold and the two sky lights and side windows provide excellent ventilation and lovely light. He's fully solar powered so all charging needs are taken care of as well as LED lighting and a fridge. Roomy storage in the back below the bed is big enough for bikes, body boards, fire pits and inflatable boats. In addition to the fully equipped kitchen, linens and towels; two chairs, a fire pit, bbq and solar shower are all included too.
- The Accommodation
Sleeping & Seating
Denzel has a Permanent double bed for 2 adults. The bed measures 6ft4 x 4ft which accommodates:
- 2 adult(s)
There is sociable seating for up to 3 people inside Denzel and there are 2 portable seats included in the hire for use outside.
There is a Diesel Heater to warm you up on colder days.
- two hobs for cooking
- Fridge: compressor (12v only)
4x knives, forks spoons
2 x teaspoons
4 x plates
4 x bowls
Stove top coffee pot
large serving spoon
Water is provided by: 20l portable container with pump and tap
- Shower: No
- Leisure Battery
- Solar panel charging.
- 12v Cigarette Lighter Sockets
- Power Invertor
Pioneer CD / DAB radio with usb and aux in. Reverse camera
cupboard above the cab
cupboard above the fridge and 2 large drawers
Kitchen cupboard and 3 drawers
storage under the bench seat at the table
large storage area under the bed is accessible from the back doors
Cast iron pan for fire cooking
chess / board games
- Location & Parking
Where is Denzel?Denzel is located 5 miles from the centre of Newcastle. There are regular bus links to the area.
Pick-up and drop-off times
Default times on the bookings system are 2pm for pick-up and 12 noon for return but individual vehicle owners will have their own limitations on their availbality but will do their best to accommodate your needs.
From the owner:I can be flexible with the pick up times
Customer Car ParkingStreet parking is available: If you are coming by car you are welcome to park it where Denzel is usually parked.
Please note parking is provided at your own risk
For the full glamping experience the following extras are available to add to your booking when you make final payment.
There is a tick box for each of the above on the booking form. Prices are per booking unless otherwise stated. All extras are subject to availability.
You will also be able to support Quirky Campers' ethical goals by making a donation to climate change prevention and mitigation projects - we suggest £2.50 per 100 miles. See our about us page for more details.
- Insurance, Breakdown & Drivers
Denzel has comprehensive insurance specifically for hiring of campervans that covers drivers which meet the following citeria:
Ages: between 23 and 75 years young
Nationality*: UK or EU driver’s licenses
Length held: Minimum 2 years
Points*: Up to two minor offenses in the past 5 years is OK (no more than 6 points)
Claims*: No more than 1 claim in the past 5 years
*NOTE: These items are flexible but the campervan owner will need to refer the driver's details to the insurer and may require some additional information.
International Drivers from most countries can be covered but the excess is likely to be higher. USA, CA, NZ or AU have always been a yes and often with the standard excess.
The full booking form will ask for all the relevant details but feel free to drop us an email if you have any questions. There is an excess of between £750 and £2000 in the event of any damage to the vehicle. This amount is set by the insurer and is dependant on driver age, convictions, claims and country of issue (for a UK driver with a clean license it will be £750).
Full breakdown cover is also included – details are in the Campervan.
- Take to Festivals: Yes
- Smoking Policy: No Smoking, please.
- European Travel: Yes covered
- London Low Emission Zone: Yes Compliant
Travelling with Children
Denzel is not suitable for travelling with children.
Pet PolicyThere is space under the bed for a dog bed.
We have a ‘don’t ask don’t tell’ policy with pets. In other words we’re happy for you to take your dog as long as you bring it back in a condition that we never would have known!
European TravelYes you can take Denzel outside the UK. Breakdown and insurance for European travel are included in the standard booking cost. Please note European travel includes Republic of Ireland and the EU27. For other countries, please get in touch before you book and provide us with the dates, vehicle and countries to be visited.
Get in touch for a quote.
Driving in LondonDenzel can be driven inside London's Low Emissions Zone (LEZ) but NOT inside London's Ultra Low Emissions Zone. If you need to drive inside the ULEZ you need to Pay to Drive in Central London
- 200 miles per day
- and then 20 pence per mile
Driving Notes:Please bear in mind the age, size and cruising speed of the vehicle when planning your journey. Some older and/or larger vehicles travel much more slowly than what you might be used to.
- Season dates
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Note: Dates subject to change without warning
Prices for 2019 Low Low Mid Mid High Mon-Thur (Day rate) £58 £71 £84 £98 Fri-Sun (Day rate) £81 £100 £118 £137 Weekend (3 days) Week (7 days) Min hire period 3 3 3 3
Notes: Prices may change without warning and for certain events will vary. Please click the 'Check Date & Price' button to get an exact quote.