4, 6 and 12 week hire contracts: Payment is by direct credit to Nominated Bank Account fortnightly in advance. If not paid at close of business on or before day due, the nominated Credit card on Contract will be debited.
No new 12 week contracts taken between 15 September and 15 January in any year. If you have a contracted van already, you will be able to renew it over this period.
No New 6 week contracts taken between 27 October and 31 January in any year. No renewals accepted in this period
No new 4 week contracts taken between 17 November and 31 January in any year No renewals accepted in this period.
Not Available 15 March - 22 March 2022
PREMIUM VAN: Minimum hire charge 14 days if booked over Christmas day or New years Day period. You do not need to take the van for 14 days, however this is the minimum charge that is accepted. Shorter bookings can be taken if not booked over this period by 1 December. EASTER 2019 Minimum Hire charge 10 days. Shorter Bookings taken from 1 April 2019.Pickup Times are from 1pm - 4pm and return times are between 9am - 11am. To allow time between hires, to clean and re-stock if required
6 Berth, Both ends flip out with a double bed and 2 single bunks in the middle, which fold back in the daytime to become a second Dining/Living area. Main Dining Table will fold down to accomodate a Double Mattress ( Not Supplied) to sleep 2 more people. Full Sized 12/240volt LPG fridge/freezer. Full cooking facilities including LPG cooktop and Microwave.Full Bathroom, with hot/cold shower, hand basin,separate chemical toilet.and 3 KG Washing Machine. Reverse Cycle Air Conditioning and RAdio/Aux/USB Sound system with internal and external speakers. TV/DVD UNit. Plenty of LED lights and external awning with LED light. External Baynot fitting, to allow the use of a Barbecue outside. Full Solar Array on the roof, which feeds house battery FREE CAMP and save Money
COMPLETE A QUOTE FORM FROM THE BOTTTOM OF THE PAGE for a speedy response
Excellent onsite and Self Drive Caravan Hire/Rentals available for Adelaide and Surrounding Districts. We deliver and Pickup to and from a site of your choice, or you can tow it yourself. If you need short or long term accomodation or even want to take a short beachside holiday, we can make it that much easier at an affordable price. Building or renovating, we have fully self contained caravans, that include fully operational bathrooms, kitchens, Air Conditioning and more. Caravan Rentals available for long term hire with our renewable 4, 6 and 12 week contracts. Check out our prices, Hiring a Caravan is cheaper then staying in a hotel. Our Vans are clean and maintained to the highest standard and Mattress protectors are provided.
* CREDIT CARD This is a credit card, not a debit card, or any card that has "Debit" written on it anywhere, including Load and Go Cards. Photo ID will be requested in the same name as named on the card. Company named cards are not acceptable. Card name must be in an individal name and be able to be accessed through our EFTPOS terminal with a PIN.
* PEAK PERIOD 15 December to end of January in any year.
COMPLETE AN ONLINE QUOTE FORM, Telephone bookings not available. As our office is unattended, we recommend you browse this page for available and suitable vans and complete an online quote form. When viewing webpage. you will find it easier to navigate with a computer rather then a mobile phone. For additional items like chairs, barbecues and more scroll to the bottom of the page. We have it all and more to make your rental experience more enjoyable. If you prefer to come and view and book your van in person, Please call and make an appointment or email.
CHRISTMAS/NEW YEARS WEEK BOOKINGS Premium Vans only. : If booking for a period which includes Christmas or New Years Day, A minimum Hire charge of 14 days is required. This is a minimum charge for bookings for a period of 1 - 14 days You may book for a period of less than 14 days, but the charge will be the same.. Bookings of less than 14 days will only be taken from the 1 December for any remaining vans. Priority is given to bookings of longer terms.
DELIVERY and PICKUP: We can deliver and pick at a site of your choice. Your delivery and pickup fee is payable up front. Our depot is located at 3 Lindsay Rd Lonsdale Adelaide South. Some delivery destinations and their charges are listed at the bottom of this page. Site must be sealed surface and accessable without causing damage to van, or representing a safety concern. If you have any doubts about your site, please email through pictures and further information prior to booking. If our driver deems the site unsuitable for whatever reason, your van will not be delivered and no refunds will be forthcoming unless the van can be re-hired for the period you have booked. If undeliverable, no refund on the delivery and pickup fee will be forthcoming.
SELF DRIVE CARAVANS: Are Available Now. For all quotes and bookings, please go to the Pennywise Rentals Website, click on "BOOK ONLINE" then caravans with ensuites .This site is only for ONSITE CARAVAN HIRE.
GROCERIES AND ESSENTIALS: Want us to ensure your van is stocked and ready for you? Shop online and have it delivered to our depot and we will pack it in your van for you. Our COLES supermarket is less than 1 km away from depot. Delivery address 8/3 Lindsay Rd Lonsdale SA 5160. Just email us and let us know when to expect your delivery. Here is the link to the website direct COLES ONLINE SHOPPING
VAN OPTIONS AND FACILITIES: We rent a van, we do not set up and repack. This is the hirer's responsibility. An information brochure is provided with all vans to assist you where required.We do not offer training on how to use the vans facilities and its up to the hirer to educate themselves on the appropriate use of the Van. UTube is often very informative or other Caravan Park tenants are usually happy to help. Our drivers will deliver the Van to the Site of your choice in the case of "SELF DRIVE" and it is up to the hirer to set it up and pack ready for pickup at hire end. "SELF DRIVE" obligations are the same. Here are some Tutorials to help you.
How to set up your awning
How to close your awning
How to use your Hot Water Service
How to Power your Van 12/240 volt
How to use and empty your toilet
2016 Jayco Instructional clip
RELOCATION: If you wish to change site while you have one of our vans, we can do that for you. Price is the same charge as delivery/pickup charge. Please give us as much notice as possible
CHARGES: To calculate your delivery and pickup charge, you can use google maps. "Get Directions" and add the address of the site you wish your Caravan delivered and collected from. Alternatively, just complete one of our quote forms, and we can provide you with a complete quote within 1 - 4 hours.
Fees Minimum Delivery/Pickup charge $110. $65 + $3 per km up to 25 kms from Lonsdale Depot
$121 + $4 per km 25 - 100kms from Lonsdale depot.
Remote areas $250 + $2 per km 100 kms from Lonsdale Depot.
Surcharges: Unsealed Roads $4 per km surcharge. Over 500 kms additional $65 per 500kms
HIRE PERIOD: 1 Days Hire = 24 hours. 25% of the daily rate will apply per hour over this time up until 4 hours, when daily rate will apply.
*CREDIT CARD BOND/DEPOSIT REQUIRED
(DEBIT CARDS NOT ACCEPTABLE. This means a Card that has "DEBIT" writtten on the face of it.): We do require a Refundable CREDIT CARD deposit for all of our hires. This is required to be debited in cleared funds before dispatch to the destination. Credit Card holders, have been through a "CREDIT CHECK" process to hold a credit card. This is the reason for our Strict requirement. The amount varies depending on the Unit required. Amount is listed at each Caravan and Motorhome. CARDS ACCEPTED Visa and Mastercard.
American express is not accceptable
The original credit card holder must be present along with their Photo ID and Credit Card before dispatch or at delivery to sign the original HIre Agreement. This can be done electronically if you have the ability. ( Not available for rentals of 6 or more weeks or multiple units. Personally signed docs required)You will need to be able to print , scan and email documents in PDF format, not phone screen shots or photos. If you do not have a Credit Card, a freind or family member can complete this on your behalf, however they will be responsible for your rental in the event of default,damage and or loss. We do not accept Deposits in cash, debit card, housing SA or any other form.
Debit cards can be used for any or all other payments
DISCOUNTS for LONGER TERM Rentals:6 and 12 week Renewable Contracts Available. ( Prices per fornight vary between Vans See stock listing for Price)
Pay your Delivery and Pickup Charge, Refundable Credit Card Deposit and your first two weeks rent in advance.
Future payments can be made each fortnight to Bank Account direct. Our Long term contract holders are given priority and you may renew your contract with written notice not less then 14 days prior to contract end. Caravans listed as "Not Available" are usually out on a long term hire contract and will not be made available for forward bookings prior to current contract end. Keep checking the "Availablility status" as this will be updated when they are available for hire again.
PETS: No problem, we know your pets are like family and we have no problem with them, as long as the van is returned to depot the same condition it was delivered.
BOOKINGS: To book the van you want, you are required to pay a non refundable deposit of 20% ( Not less than $100 )of the rental at point of booking, with the balance payable no less than 14 days prior to booked time/date, or 1 calendar month prior to pickup/dispatch date if booking is over a "PEAK PERIOD". This is non refundable in the event of a cancellation. If final payment is not paid by due date, your booking is cancelled and re-offered for hire. However in some cases we can switch your booking to another van or time. As we give a preference to long term bookings, and multiple group bookings, if you see a suitable van available for the time you want it, book it at that time to avoid disappointment.
PICK UP AND DELIVERY TIMES: Monday to Friday .You will be asked to choose Morning between 10am and 1pm or Afternoon between 1pm and 4pm.
Exceptions: Caravan Parks Delivery after 1pm in the afternoon with Collection between 8.30am and 10am on the day due. Some locations over 25kms from depot, may have special times allocated. You will be advised.
SMS: notification will be sent approximately 30 mins prior to delivery or collection.
SATURDAY SURCHARGE $55 this is payable upfront, for deliveries or collections on Saturdays
SUNDAY/PUBLIC HOLIDAY SURCHARGE: $110 this is payable upfront for deliveries or collections on Sunday or public holidays. Please be advised that a collection or return before 12pm on these days cannot be guaranteed in advance. Days before and after public hoilidays may also be subject to change of pickup and/or return time at the discredtion of Pennywise Rentals. Where possible, we will stick to your preferred times
SELF DRIVE PICK UP and RETURN TIMES: Subject to Booking between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday. Surcharges will apply after these hours. Please be advised that your booked time for pickup and or return is important. You are required to be punctual. An attended will keep your booked time open for 30mins. After this time a "NO SHOW FEE" of $55 will apply and you will need to re-book an alternative time suitable to the attendant. You will be charged this fee if you ring within 30 mins of your pickup/return time to make an amendment .Daily rates fee scales will apply to late returns/pickups. Please be considerate as your tardiness will effect all other clients not only you. This fee will also apply if you cannot meet the requirements of hire at collection time or your book out takes longer than 30mins for any reason caused by the customer.
CREDIT/DEBIT CARD fees: For all payments including refundable deposit, a 2.2% fee which is equivalent to the fee charged by our bank to process your payment, will be added to your invoice.
CLEANING: At return to depot, we check our vans throughout. They must be presentable for the next hirer. If you leave rubbish or any items behind they will need to be disposed of. If any or all of the van requires cleaning, this will need to be completed before it can be re-hired. We use our own cleaners to clean your Van after return. This fee will be deducted from your deposit. To avoid these charges, please clean thoroughly and remove rubbish and items at the conclusion of your hire.
DAMAGE AND INSURANCE: We do not offer Insurance on caravan when it is onsite.The Caravan, its contents, fixtures and fittings will be at the risk of the hirer from the time of delivery until it is collected. The hirer is advised to have their own adequate insurance to cover any issues, even those that may have occured by a third party. If there is any damage evident at delivery , not advised by the company, you are required to notify the company in writing and include any supporting evidence at that time. The hirer is advised to keep the caravan secure at all times until collected by our drivers.
DEPOSIT REFUND: You can expect your deposit to be refunded to the Credit Card of origin within 14 days. Refunds are processed once a week. Public Holidays and Weekends excluded. There may be delays if your rental is returned in a less than satisfactory conditon or there are issues.
CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS
BEFORE YOU PROCEED WITH YOUR BOOKING PAYMENT PLEASE BE ADVISED, You are not entitled to a refund if you simply change your mind, make a wrong choice, or do not read all the information clearly provided on our website. In the event that you cannot proceed with your rental as booked, please advise the company as soon as possible in writing. If we can re-allocate your booking to another client, your loss will be limited to the loss incurred by the company including any Cancellation fee. If the Caravan is not re-hired, no refund in whole or part will be forthcoming.Your refund will be credited back to your credit card, or a cheque sent through the post. Please be advised that your request will need to be in writing for it to be accepted. We are not responsible for third party losses like accomodation,event flight or other transport or similar cancellations or postponements, and you are not entitled to a refund in any of these events email to email@example.com
TO CANCEL YOUR BOOKING: Information required in the notification are:1) Name and address of person who booked vehicle. 2) Date booking was made 3) Date of notification 4) Reason for cancellation.5) Copy of your photographic Drivers Licence to confirm your identity.
Cancellation charges will apply. Please read (Additonal Fees and Charges)
In some cases the company may issue a discretionary refund. You will need to apply in writing for this and provide proof why the rental could not be undertaken. Not all applications will be granted.
Rentals are operated by " Gilgar Investments trading as Pennywise Rentals" and subject to the terms and conditons as outlined here Terms and Conditions
For any queries,cancellations, refunds, faults or issues arising out of your hire, prior to delivery,during your hire period or after return to depot, please contact Pennywise Rentals in writing using your booking/rental Reference. All transactions are subject to the terms and conditions of hire as outlined on our website on the following Link. Terms and Conditions
CONTACT INFORMATION: Please email or sms only. .Telephone 0428152801 Telephone consultants and site attendants cannot assist you after your rental has been finalised. You will need to email, or post letter, using your contract number or Caravan Registration number and Last name as a reference for all correspondence
EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org SMS: 0428152801 QUOTE your Rental Contract Number or receipt number. This is the number located in the top right corner of your contract or the booking info begining with the registration number of the Van. This information is required due to our privacy conditions.
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