- Collect from: Charlton, near Radstock, South West
- Size: Roomy
- Belted seats: 3
- Sleeps: 2 Adults
- Bed types: Double bed with memory foam mattress
- License Required: Standard UK/EU license
- Tow bar
- Air Con.
- Built-in Toilet
- London L.E.Z.
Everything I needed and more! Fantastic conversion, Thank you!Lynda ~ August 2016
We will struggle to go back into a tent now after hiring this so we will be hiring again in the future for definate!Emma ~ July 2016
Thoughtfully converted by people who love to travel, I was really happy with the service and campervan.Helen ~ May 2016
A great bed and a brilliant little log burner to keep you nice and warm. I highly recommend Quirky Campers.Will ~ April 2016
Cannot recommend Ashleigh highly enough, a wonderful campervan you won't want to leave.Lou ~ May 2016
The wood burner punched a heat which kept us warm all night.Ildiko ~ October 2015
Has a very comfy bed, and we were impressed by the carpentry inside.Liz ~ July 2015
Created with loving care. The most perfect camping experience.Penelope ~ August 2015
We used the log burner and felt very snug and smug indeed!Shelley Forrester ~ July 2017
A delight to drive and live in! Some lovely, well thought-through touchesFiona McInnes-Craig ~ May 2017
Amazing 5-stars service from the whole teamAmbre ~ December 2016
We had the most fantastic time. I would recommend Ashleigh.Giles ~ March 2017
a thumbs up for a comfy, cosy, relaxing room with a 1000 viewsNick Faulkner ~ November 2017
Can not wait to do it all over again next summer!Claudia Urschbach ~ July 2018
Quirky Campers are excellent - a great introduction to camper vansGordon Matthews ~ May 2018
We are camping with Ashleigh for the second time & it feels like home already! Would recommend 100%Ann ~ August 2018
GREAT VAN! Really warm, all mod cons, super brilliant hosts. Would totally totally recommend!Tim ~ November 2018
Ashleigh has loads of quirky and unique design features!Ken ~ July 2019
Note: The hire of this vehicle is arranged by Quirky Campers ltd acting as the agent on behalf of Ashleigh'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.
She has a log burner to keep you cosy and a pull-out table that will take you from breakfast in bed all the way to a sit-down dinner with a view.
User friendly features include a wheeled water tank, pull out double bed, a huge storage area above the cab to stuff away your bedding in the daytime, and nifty LED lights that are bright and efficient.
With a secret drawer, discreet cupboards and a kitchen packed with essentials, she is an adventure just to explore inside and a perfect partner for life on the open road.
- The Vehicle
- Vehicle Type: Mercedes , Sprinter 211
- Registration: emailed when you book
- Vehicle Year: 2000
- Size: 2.2 litres
- Fuel: Diesel
- Fuel Efficiency: 29mpg
- Transmission: Manual
- Gears: 5
- Size: 6m x 2.2m x 2.75m (LxWxH)
- Maximum: 3100kg
- Unladen: 2540kg
- Payload: kg
- Belted seats: 3
SeatingThere are 3 seats in the cab all with 3 point seat belts, both passenger seats are suitable for child car seats (forward and rear facing)
Conversion StoryHaving taken Bella for our Honeymoon trip, we decided we wanted a beautiful campervan of our own. It has been a labour of love with lots of help from friends and family along the way. We are thrilled with the result and after enjoying Ashleigh just for ourselves for the first summer it's great to be sharing her with our lovely customers.
- The Accommodation
Sleeping & Seating
Ashleigh has a Double bed with memory foam mattress which accommodates:
- 2 adult(s)
There is sociable seating for up to 4 people inside Ashleigh .
There is a Woodburner to warm you up on colder days.
- two hobs for cooking
- Water Tank
- Fridge: none
Cutlery, crockery and cooking equipment for 4 people
Water is provided by: 23 litre refillable fresh water container with wheels and carrying handle
- Shower: No
- Electrical Hookup (240v)
- Leisure Battery
- 12v Cigarette Lighter Sockets
CD player with Bluetooth connection for most smart phones
Cupboards, shelves and drawers as well as plenty of under-bench storage
Selection of games
Some wood for woodburner
- Location & Parking
Where is Ashleigh?Ashleigh lives outside our workshop/barn in a little place called Charlton on the B3139 between Kilmersdon and Chilcompton. The nearest big towns are Bath and Radstock to the north.
Buses run from Bristol, Bath and Frome to Radstock.
Nearest rail link is Frome town which has a direct line from London. If you are travelling by public transport, arrangements can be made to pick you up.
Ashleigh is ideally situated for all that the South West has to offer, and is only a stone’s throw away from Pilton (Glastonbury Festival site) and the A303.
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:Default times are pick up after 2pm and return by 12noon. However, these times don’t always suit our customers or us, so please don’t hesitate to make contact and ask. We can be flexible!
Customer Car ParkingOff street parking is available: If you are coming by car you are welcome to park it where Ashleigh 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.
Option Price Bedding for 2 £12 Towels (2 large fluffy ones) £8 Bike rack (for two bikes) £10 Camping Furniture (table and 2 x chairs) £10 Fire kit- Logs/Kindling/Newspaper £8 Fire pit/BBQ £10 Car Seat - Group 0+ (infant) £15 Car Seat - Group 1, 2, 3 £15
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
Ashleigh has comprehensive insurance specifically for hiring of campervans that covers drivers which meet the following citeria:
Ages: between 25 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: No
- London Low Emission Zone: No not-compliant
Travelling with Children
Ashleigh is suitable for travelling with children.
There are no specific provisions for children in Ashleigh but she is ideally suited to a small family and a child car seat can be fitted in either passenger seat. There is enough floor space for a travel cot but that won't leave much room if the bed is up as well.
Pet PolicyWe 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 TravelAshleigh cannot be taken outside the UK
Driving in LondonAshleigh can NOT be driven inside London's Low Emissions Zone (LEZ) or London's Ultra Low Emissions Zone. If you need to drive inside either the LEZ or ULEZ you need to Pay to Drive in 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) £54 £66 £79 £91 Fri-Sun (Day rate) £75 £93 £110 £127 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.