Vie Nomade

In Waikato Region, New Zealand


We are based in Huntly, 70 minutes drive south from Auckland CBD and 30 minutes drive north from Hamilton CBD.

We are aiming to to be a hands on operator in helping travellers to ensure they enjoy the offers of our beautiful Aotearoa New Zealand has.
This free part of service ranges from assistance with trip planning/bookings, recommendations and other services travellers may require e.g booking inter-island ferry tickets, toll road charges.

An information pack for your travels will be provided.

Description of 2010 Mazda Bongo.

Central locking Bongo with a diesel engine capacity of 1990cc with a fuel rating of 4 out of 6 with a 4 cylinder double overhead cam and a 4 gear automatic rear wheel drive 4 door vehicle with three seats at the front. This gives it enough power to travel Aotearoa New Zealand without guzzling the gas.

Also, the Bongo has an alarm that is activated and deactivated with central locking.

Our Bongo is a custom built camper van that has a very comfy double bed (two single mattress together - 1.8m long x 1.3m wide) that can be transformed into a lounge if required.
Linen and duvet with pillows including covers for the bed will be provided, alternatively you use your own sleeping bag if you wish.

This camper is a fully self contained van, it comes with an 20 litre porta potti toilet and 25 litre fresh water and 25 litre waste water storage containers with a small sink and hand pump tap which will enable you to meet strict freedom camping laws in New Zealand. Please note: It is not our responsibility if you incur fines by flouting those laws.

In the van you will find some basic kitchen things in four container trays (550mm long, 400mm wide and 100mm deep under the bed/lounge such as cooking utensils, cutlery, bowls/plates and cups, a kettle with a coffee plunger, pots and and pan, small storage containers for food and some other kitchen equipment.

We also have a reasonably sized non powered chilly bin with a lid measuring at 360mm long, 260mm wide and 420mm deep to store cold food during your travels.

There is space to store your footwear on the floor on the right side of the van near the door.

There is more space available at the rear of the front seats for your small things or for you to customise the van for your comfort storage-wise and accessibility.

Space in the van is cosy and intimate, making it an excellent choice for couples who are wanting a romantic holiday or for a pair of friends travelling on a budget.

All the windows have curtains to provide complete privacy and a good night’s sleep. As for lighting, we have battery operated lights that gives softer light enabling some relaxation when reading or drifting off to sleep.

Outside, we have an 1200m long,1050m wide and 200mm high roof rack with straps which holds a table and two comfy camping chairs and an awning with tie downs for you to enjoy the hot weather outside the camper van.

More details;

Included in the bongo is an emergency first aid kit and an fire extinguisher.

Since the bongo is a diesel powered engine, we have a road user tax. For long term hires, this will be charged separately on a per kilometre rate (RUC). RUC charges are negotiable for long term hires.

We can provide a pick up/drop off service at the start and end of the booking at any location between Auckland, Hamilton and Tauranga for a fee, just contact us to discuss/arrange.

Pick up and return times can be negotiated if picking up and returning from/to base.

Minimum booking of two days.

Long term hires for more than 4 weeks are negotiable so please contact us to discuss.

House rules

Look after it as your own, the bongo will look after you, if you look after it. Report any issues immediately.

No pets or smoking allowed, sorry.

Please return it in a clean condition and with a full tank please. Additional charges will be incurred if it is not returned clean and filled.

Ensure the porta potti toilet is emptied and clean. If it is not emptied/cleaned, an additional charge applies.

Please have fun and enjoy Aotearoa New Zealand!

Travel Restrictions

Do not take the bongo through waterways, off road or on the beach. Insurance cover does not apply.

Gravel roads are fine, just take it easy.

Pick Up & Drop Off

Please liaise with the owner to arrange a mutually suitable time and location for Pick Up/Drop Off.


The vehicle is insured by the SHAREaCAMPER Insurance.


The security bond for this vehicle is NZD 3,500.00. It can be reduced to NZD 500.00 by selecting the Bond Saver Package. The bond will be processed through SHAREaCAMPER's secure payment system.In the likelihood that there is no damage to the vehicle, the bond will be released for repayment back into your account seven days after the conclusion of travel.

Cancellation Fees

The SHAREaCAMPER booking fee is non-refundable.
90 days or more before the Pick-up Date: No fee
90 to 31 days before the Pick-up Date: 25% of the Rental Charges
30 to 8 day before the Pick-up Date: 50% of the Rental Charges
7 to 0 days before the Pick-up Date (including by failing to pick up the Vehicle): 100% of the Rental Charges

Camper Details

Technical Details

  • Mazda
  • Bongo
  • 2
  • Campervan
  • Self-contained
  • Automatic
  • Diesel
  • 2
  • 198000 cm high
  • 163000 cm wide
  • 428500 cm long
  • 2655 kg
  • Year of manufacture: 2010


  • Sink
  • Portable Toilet
    Portable Toilet
  • Linen
  • Power steering
    Power steering
  • USB Adapter Cigarette Lighter
    USB Adapter Cigarette Lighter
  • Radio/CD
  • Gas Cooker
    Gas Cooker
  • Cutlery
  • Crockery
  • Pots and Pans
    Pots and Pans
  • Outside Chairs
    Outside Chairs
  • Outside Table
    Outside Table
  • Awning
  • Fire Extinguisher
    Fire Extinguisher
  • First Aid Kit
    First Aid Kit
  • Sports equipment
    Sports equipment
  • Kettle
  • Air Conditioning Cab Only
    Air Conditioning Cab Only
  • Fresh Water Tank
    Fresh Water Tank
  • Central Locking
    Central Locking
  • Outside Storage
    Outside Storage
  • Dishwashing Equipment (Scrubbing Brush / Liquid / Tea towel)
    Dishwashing Equipment (Scrubbing Brush / Liquid / Tea towel)
  • Grey water tank
    Grey water tank
  • Tow Ball
    Tow Ball

Meet the Owner



Huntly,  NZ
Member Since Sep 2018
Verified through SHAREaCAMPER

NZD 69.00 per day

8 Days x 69.00 NZD
(Price for Season: Sept. to Nov.)
Booking feeNZD41.40
Standard Package (NZD 19.00/Day)
Bond Saver Package (NZD 33.00/Day)
Credit Card Processing Fee (3%)
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