- Collect from: Easton Bristol, South West
- Size: Delux
- Belted seats: 3
- Sleeps: 2 Adults 1 Child(ren)
- Bed types: Superking (204cm x 152cm) plus optional children’s bed camp bed (150cm long)
- License Required: Standard UK/EU license
- Tow bar
- Air Con.
- Built-in Toilet
- London L.E.Z.
What fun my wife and I had. Even our chocolate labrador enjoyed the experience!DAVID ~ August 2018
Leon was comfortable, with a big bed.... good for tall people like us! Driving was easy, booking process was very easyPete and Carrie ~ May 2018
Glastonbury with Leon was a brilliant experience!Kiran ~ June 2019
We had an amazing time and there was plenty of room for two adults and a large dogDarakht ~ July 2019
Note: The hire of this vehicle is arranged by Quirky Campers ltd acting as the agent on behalf of Leon'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.
He is a gorgeous conversion and he drives like a dream, too.
Staying in Leon is like being in a private jet, only better because you have amazing views out of the windows. Go on - treat yourself to something unforgettable.
Want to see Leon on the road? Our friends at Flying the Nest took him for a 3 day road trip to the South Coast.
- The Vehicle
- Vehicle Type: Mercedes , Sprinter 311CDI
- Registration: emailed when you book
- Vehicle Year: 2006
- Size: 2.15 litres
- Fuel: Diesel
- Fuel Efficiency: 30mpg
- Transmission: Manual
- Gears: 6
- Size: 6.95m x 2.45m x 2.9m (LxWxH)
- Maximum: 3500kg
- Unladen: 2900kg
- Payload: kg
- Belted seats: 3
SeatingTwo seats in the open cab, the passenger seat can be swiveled round to face backward. The passenger seat is also suitable for a child car seat both forward and rear facing.
- The Accommodation
Sleeping & Seating
Leon has a Superking (204cm x 152cm) plus optional children’s bed camp bed (150cm long) which accommodates:
- 2 adult(s)
- 1 child(ren)
There is sociable seating for up to 4 people inside Leon .
There is a Gas Heater to warm you up on colder days.
- two hobs for cooking
- Water Tank
- Running hot water.
- Fridge: gas fridge (3 way)
Crockery and cutlery for 4
Pots and frying pan
Bialetti coffee maker
Water is provided by: The kitchen has a electric tap with hot and cold water.
- Shower: Yes
- Built in toilet
- Electrical Hookup (240v)
- Leisure Battery
- Solar panel charging.
- 12v Cigarette Lighter Sockets
- Power Invertor
There is storage under the bed, several spacious cupboard including one with a rail and accessible from the rear doors is an additional storage area.
- Location & Parking
Where is Leon?Leon lives in Bristol and is parked outside our house in Easton, just outside the city centre and near the end of the M32. The nearest station, Stapleton Road, is a 5-minute connection from Bristol Temple Meads and only 10 minutes walk away.
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.
Customer Car ParkingStreet parking is available: If you are coming by car you are welcome to park it where Leon 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 Camping Furniture (table and 4 x chairs) £15 Bedding for 2 £12 Sat Nav £7.5 Towels (2 large fluffy ones) £8 Camping Furniture (table and 2 x chairs) £10 Breakfast Hamper for 4 £21.5 Extra large event shelter £25 Car Seat - Group 0+ (infant) £15 Car Seat - Group 1, 2, 3 £15 Travelling to Europe? (VOH cert required) £8 Travelling to Europe within 7 days? (VOH cert required with special delivery) £14.95
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
Leon 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
Leon is suitable for travelling with children.
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 TravelYes you can take Leon 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 LondonLeon 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) £65 £80 £95 £111 Fri-Sun (Day rate) £92 £113 £134 £155 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.