- Collect from: Great Haywood, Staffs, West Midlands
- Size: Compact
- Belted seats: 3
- Sleeps: 2 Adults
- Bed types: Kingsize 5'3"x 6'4" or 160cm x 195cm
- License Required: Standard UK/EU license
- Tow bar
- Air Con.
- Built-in Toilet
- London L.E.Z.
Finn's is just lovely, we've enjoyed so much. We were during December and we haven't any cold inside!Jose & Celia ~ December 2016
Staying warm and cozy in Scotland in December. Simon's craftsmanship is incredibly inspiring.Tiffany and Andrew ~ December 2016
Well thought out simple layout and drives well. Large bed was welcome for us, campers of a certain ageGuy and Elizabeth ~ August 2016
...really comfortable to drive and the interior is incredibly well thought out.Heidi & Jonathan ~ December 2016
Everyone who saw Finn was in envyRuss Hartley ~ July 2017
Finn was a welcome retreat; very comfortable & extremely well furnished.Steve Bowery-Ireland ~ April 2017
Snug and warm with all mod cons. Fantastic!Andrew Billington ~ June 2017
Finn was a great experience. Supplied with everything we needed!Mark Watkins ~ July 2017
Finn is just lovely, is very comfortable. even in Decemberjose manuel Escamez ~ December 2016
We were so inspired that we have ended up buying our own van now!hkallerud ~ February 2017
we had all we could possibly need, while staying warm and cozyTiffany Slater ~ December 2016
We both found ourselves instantly at home. Would recommend.Elizabeth Butterworth ~ October 2016
Amazing - had a fantastic trip around Wales in FinnEwan McCulloch ~ September 2017
I highly recommend booking Finn. We would definitely hire again!Hannah O'Connor ~ December 2017
fantastic week - Finn never missed a beatrobert hollinshead ~ May 2018
He was an absolute delight to have, cosy & comfortable with everything we neededEllen and Mark ~ August 2018
Note: The hire of this vehicle is arranged by Quirky Campers ltd acting as the agent on behalf of Finn'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.
His surprisingly spacious interior features a massive bed (extends to king size), beautiful kitchenette, a super sleek stove that cleverly runs directly from the fuel tank, fridge, porta-potty, plenty of storage space and even a sink with running water.
Finn is carefully designed with dozens of clever details to make life easier, all finished with exceptional craftsmanship in beautiful oak, cedar and pine tongue and groove.
There is a solar panel to charge the leisure battery which runs the tap, fridge and the LED lighting throughout, plus specially made sail bags for storage under the bed. The stove is for both cooking and heating so he's perfect for adventures in any weather.
With Finn, you can have the ultimate hassle-free holiday: park up, fling open the side doors, take a deep breath of fresh air and give yourself the break you deserve.
- The Vehicle
- Vehicle Type: Mercedes-benz, Vito
- Registration: emailed when you book
- Vehicle Year: 2011
- Size: 2143 litres
- Fuel: Diesel/biodiesel
- Fuel Efficiency: 41mpg
- Transmission: Manual
- Gears: 6
- Size: 5m x 1.9m x 1.9m (LxWxH)
- Maximum: 2800kg
- Unladen: 2260kg
- Payload: kg
- Belted seats: 3
SeatingFin has 3 belted seats in the cab all with 3 point seatbelts. The 2 passenger seats don't have airbags and are suitable for baby and child car seats.
- The Accommodation
Sleeping & Seating
Finn has a Kingsize 5'3"x 6'4" or 160cm x 195cm which accommodates:
- 2 adult(s)
There is sociable seating for up to 2 people inside Finn .
There is a Diesel Heater to warm you up on colder days.
- two hobs for cooking
- Water Tank
- Fridge: compressor (12v only)
Portable gas cooker for outside or inside instant cooking
Water is provided by: Stainless sink with Tap
- Shower: No
- Portable toilet available as extra: Thetford camping toilet
- Leisure Battery
- Solar panel charging.
- 12v Cigarette Lighter Sockets
- Power Invertor
CD and radio
Aux sound input in both cab and rear for MP3 play etc
Shelves and drawers for storage
Waeco CDF11 compressor fridge
Custom made sail bags that fit under the bed platform.
Roof vent with air control
LED lighting throughout
- Location & Parking
Where is Finn?Finn lives in Great Haywood and can be picked up from the Canal Side Farm Shop & Cafe, near the canal junction and few hundred yards from the National Trust's Shugborough Hall Estate. Overnight stay next to the canal at the Farm Shop is fine and you can leave your car very near in a private car park for the duration of your trip.
AddressCanal Side Farm Shop and Cafe, Mill Lane, Great Haywood, Stafford
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 ParkingOff street parking is available: If you are coming by car you are welcome to park it where Finn 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 Classical Guitar £15 Chemical Toilet £5 250g Freshly Roasted Coffee £5 Travelling to Europe? (VOH cert required) £
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
Finn 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: Yes covered
- London Low Emission Zone: Yes Compliant
Travelling with Children
Finn is suitable for travelling with children.
There are no specific provisions for children but the 2 passenger seats don't have airbags and are suitable for baby and child car seats.
Pet PolicySorry no pets allowed inside the vehicle
European TravelYes you can take Finn 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.
- 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.
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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 5
Notes: Prices may change without warning and for certain events will vary. Please click the 'Check Date & Price' button to get an exact quote.