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Essential Information

  • Collect from: Ceredigion, West Wales, Wales
  • Size: Roomy
  • Belted seats: 3
  • Sleeps: 2 Adults
  • Bed types: double bed 185cm long 132cm wide which turns into bench seating
  • License Required: Standard UK/EU license
  • Europe
  • Shower
  • Festivals
  • Smoking
  • Pets
  • Tow bar
  • Heating
  • Air Con.
  • Built-in Toilet
  • London L.E.Z.
  • Fflur the camper is spectacular. I travelled up to north wales & it was a breeze. The wood burner was a dream.

    Mared ~ February 2019
  • Gail and Crispin made the pick up and drop off easy... Highly recommended!

    Alison ~ April 2019

Note: The hire of this vehicle is arranged by Quirky Campers ltd acting as the agent on behalf of Fflur'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.

Fflur's owners had been converting & living in vehicles for years, so when it came to set down roots on the wild welsh coast, and convert a van just for holidays, they knew exactly how to build a home away from home.

Fflur (Welsh for 'flower') is a medium length, mid height van - so while comfortable & spacious, she is also easy to manoeuvre and just compact enough to fit in a regular parking space - making trips to the shop no hassle. She is tall enough to stand up in easily with a practical layout and lots of built in storage - so whether you like to travel in luxury with your whole wardrobe, or are an adventurer who needs to bring a bike, a kayak or climbing gear, you're covered.

There is a gas hob, oven and grill, perfect for cooking up belly-warming grub in the evening light. Eat your meal under the large, sturdy awning - giving you shade in the sun or shelter in wet weather as you listen to the birds or the pitter patter of the rain. Afterwards, the small but efficient woodburning stove is guaranteed to keep you cosy on chillier evenings.

Fflur is full of enchanting details - from her reclaimed wood panelled walls to her collection of charming retro tins, enamelware crockery and cheerfully painted kitchen. Her location is pretty enchanting too - pick her up from Llangrannog on the coast of west Wales, and prepare to be awestruck by the unspoilt natural beauty of the area: she will give you a great base to explore from and a lovely home to come back to every day.

Further Information

  • The Vehicle
    • Vehicle Type: Citroen, Relay
    • Registration: emailed when you book
    • Vehicle Year: 2009
    • Engine:
      • Size: 2.2 litres
      • Fuel: Diesel
      • Fuel Efficiency: 30mpg
      • Transmission: Manual
      • Gears: 6
    • Size: 5.4m x 2m x 2.7m (LxWxH)
    • Weight:
      • Maximum: 3300kg
      • Unladen: 2720kg
      • Payload: kg
    • Belted seats: 3
    • Tow Bar: Yes

    Seating

    3 forward facing 3-point belted cab seats

    Conversion Story

    We bought Fflur in 2015 as an empty panel van. After many years of converting and living in buses we had progressed to building our own permanent home on the beautiful Ceredigion coast but we missed the nomadic call and decided to build ourselves a mini living vehicle for holidays and weekends away, so Fflur came into our lives.
    We converted her over a winter working on a layout that optimizes her practicality, we wanted to be able to carry bikes and kayaks, but still have a spacious, comfortable, cosy vehicle!
    We added windows, reclaimed pine timber cladding, a decent sized kitchen, a comfortable sleeping area, lots of storage and a teeny but efficient wood burner as well as a large roof rack, tow bar and awning.
    We have enjoyed many trips away here in the UK and further afield.
    Last year we acquired another van to convert but we can't bring ourselves to part with Fflur so we have decided to share the fun and hire her out instead.
  • The Accommodation

    Sleeping & Seating

    Fflur has a double bed 185cm long 132cm wide which turns into bench seating which accommodates:

    • 2 adult(s)

    There is sociable seating for up to 5 people inside Fflur and there are 2 portable seats included in the hire for use outside.

    Heating

    There is a Woodburner to warm you up on colder days.

    Kitchen facilities

    • two hobs for cooking
    • Oven
    • Grill
    • Sink
    • Fridge: coolbox

    Cooking Equipment

    1 large lidded saucepan
    1 medium saucepan
    1 small saucepan
    1 large lidded frying pan
    1 small frying pan
    1 blue enamel cooking pot
    1 red enamel cooking dish
    2 baking trays
    2 wooden chopping boards
    Large jug and colander
    3 lidded plastic bowls
    4 enamel plates
    4 enamel side plates
    4 enamel bowls
    2 melamine bowls
    2 coffee cups
    4 enamel mugs
    4 stainless steel goblets
    2 large kitchen knives
    carving knife
    paring knife
    potato peeler
    cheese grater
    tin opener
    2 wooden spoons
    wooden spatula
    spatula
    corkscrew
    4 teatowels
    kitchen roll
    cling film
    tin foil
    cleaning wipes
    wooden plate rack
    dish cloth
    washing up bowl
    dustpan and brush

    Water is provided by: Portable water container with 12v pump to tap

    Sanitary facilities

    • Shower: No

    Electrical Facilities

    • Electrical Hookup (240v)
    • Leisure Battery
    • 12v Cigarette Lighter Sockets

    Audio Equipment

    cd player and radio in the cab.
    nothing in the accommodation we just use phones

    Storage

    4 Kitchen cupboards, 2 drawers and shelving. 4 overhead storage boxes. 4 underbed storage compartments - 2 accessible from rear of vehicle. Under seat storage box. Roof rack with ladder access.

    Other Items

    3 12v USB sockets in living area for charging gadgets
    a selection of games - cards, dice, scrabble.

  • Location & Parking

    Where is Fflur?

    Fflur lives in Llangrannog on the West Wales coast and is parked in a large car park near our house a just 5 minute walk from the beautiful Llangrannog Village with beaches, cafes and pubs right on the Ceredigion coastal path.
    Llangrannog is conveniently located in the middle of the Ceredigion coast of Wales making it an easy start point to explore the beautiful Welsh coastline or the mystical Welsh mountains with amazing sights in every direction.
    What ever you are looking for is just a simple hop away, from the fabulous Welsh coast path to secret coves, surf beaches, quiet river valleys or exhilarating mountain biking centers West Wales has it all.
    You will be able to leave your car in the free car park near our house and we will meet you to show you how everything works.
    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 work in the local area so am available to arrange pick up and drop off flexibly

    Customer Car Parking
    Off street parking is available: If you are coming by car you are welcome to park it where Fflur is usually parked.

    Please note parking is provided at your own risk

  • Extras

    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
    Breakfast Hamper for 4 £21.5
    Barbecue, grill, bag of English woodland charcoal £10
    Fire kit- Logs/Kindling/Newspaper £8
    Number Plate (of the towing vehicle) £15
    12v cool box £8
    Road Atlas £1.5
    250g Freshly Roasted Coffee £5

    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

    Fflur 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 £1500 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.

  • Usage
    • Take to Festivals: Yes
    • Smoking Policy: No Smoking, please.
    • European Travel: No
    • London Low Emission Zone: No not-compliant

    Travelling with Children

    Fflur is suitable for travelling with children.

    The van may not be suitable for young children as there is an unprotected wood burner but is suitable for older children however there is only 3 seatbelted cab seats and one double bed so a tent would be required.

    Pet Policy

    Sorry no pets allowed inside the vehicle

    European Travel

    Fflur cannot be taken outside the UK

    Driving in London

    Fflur 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

    Mileage Limits

    • 200 miles per day
    • and then 20 pence per mile
    This will mean the vast majority of customers won't be charged any extra.

    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
    FromToPrice
    02/09/201931/10/2019Mid
    01/11/201918/12/2019Low
    19/12/201905/01/2020Low Mid
    06/01/202006/02/2020Low
    07/02/202023/02/2020Low Mid
    24/02/202031/03/2020Low
    01/04/202021/05/2020Mid
    22/05/202021/06/2020High
    22/06/202030/06/2020Glastonbury
    01/07/202030/08/2020High
    01/09/202031/10/2020Mid
    01/11/202017/12/2020Low
    18/12/202010/01/2021Low Mid
    11/01/2021TBCHigh

    Note: Dates subject to change without warning

  • Prices

    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.