***** Luxury Kiwi Burrow

In Whakatane, Bay of Plenty Region, New Zealand



Kiwi Explorer is a family run business operating from the sunny Bay of Plenty in the North Island of NZ. We want you to create lasting memories in our fully equipped lovely 6 berth motorhome. Everything in the vehicle is brand new and of high quality so you can enjoy your home on wheels as you travel around the wonderful sights of New Zealand.
We are happy to assist and will drop off and pick up the vehicle from Rotorua, Tauranga and Auckland for an agreed fee. We can meet at the airport or other mutually agreed place i.e. your hotel.
Also your excess luggage or suitcases can be stored safely with us.

It will surprise you how powerful and simple to drive this vehicle really is on a car license - it can switch from auto to manual! Driving this on the open road or around town is easy and rewarding.

This beautiful Talvor motorhome is 6 berth having two queen beds and one double bed, a wrap around lounge in the rear to enjoy those amazing views which coverts to a large dining area that will seat 6 easily. The kitchen has a microwave, cooker, fridge/freezer, sink and lots of bench space. There is a lovely additional seating and dining area, full awning and plenty of storage.
The bathroom has shower, toilet, wash hand basin and a mirrored cupboard.

For safety it has 6 full seat belts (2 in the cab and 4 in the dinette), ABS, traction control, airbags, reversing camera, smoke alarm, fire extinguisher and fire blanket. Also a burglar alarm for your peace of mind.

It is fully self contained with toilet, wash hand basin and shower, solar power and has absolutely everything you would need to freedom camp or alternatively enjoy the facilities of a campground.
This comfortable motor home has luxury bedding and towels and all the equipment you could think of including a gas sandwich toaster, vegetable spiralizer, and even a selection of family games so all you need to do is unpack and enjoy exploring this beautiful country. Enjoy the benefits of heating, skylights, LED lighting, extractor fan and fly screens for your comfort. There is also an easy to use bike rack for 4 bikes.
AND If you are coming from overseas we may also be able to provide child seats and bikes depending on the size required.

For your convenience the vehicle is fitted with a new 'Pioneer' stereo radio and CD player with bluetooth connectivity so you can connect 2 devices for hands free calls and music, smart sync with your music, maps and more and is iphone and android compatible. There is a reversing camera, cruise control. It also has a TV and DVD player, but you will be having too much fun to use them!

This has everything you need to enjoy New Zealand's great outdoors including awning ground covering, table, chairs, sofa, air loungers, armchair, lighting for alfresco dining, beach toys, outdoor games, towels, cushions and more.
$20 per day (maximum charge applies)

This has an amazing inflatable 2 person kayak, a stand up paddle board. Life jackets and a dry bag available.
$20 per item per day (maximum charge applies). The average hire price elsewhere in NZ is $100 per day for each of these items.

Kiwi Burrow comes as standard with a Kettle, Toaster and a Sandwich toaster which are operated on the gas stove and also a coffee plunger.
This pack has an electrical Kettle, a great Toaster with warming rack and an Nespresso Coffee Machine. These can only be used when connected to mains power at a campground and not whilst freedom camping.
$10 per day (maximum charge applies)

We can provide one prepared and cooked meal for your first day.
Also the option of a 'recipe box' or 'food bag' style meal option so you don't have to think about he next meal or prepare the ingredients and you won't be buying a 2kg bag of rice when you just want 1 or 2 cups.

DON'T FORGET that If you are coming from overseas we may also be able to provide child seats depending on the size required.
200kms per day are allowed free of charge, additional are charged are 50c per km.
RUC (Road User Charger) is chargeable as it is a diesel at 0.09c per km
Kiran S.Verified Buyer
5.0 star rating

22 Jul 2020
Pickup & Drop-off Experience: 5 of 5 rating
Cleanliness: 5 of 5 rating
Overall Experience: 5 of 5 rating
Accuracy 5 of 5 rating

First time camper
Had such an amazing first trip! Thank you so much Jill. Van went so well and such a pleasure to drive. Everything is well thought out and well laid out. Loved it so much, might actually buy a van just like it :) Cheers guys.

House rules

The hirer and each additional drive must be over 25 years and produce a full driving license.
Pets are not permitted in the vehicles.
Smoking is prohibited.
Cooking smells that linger in the motorhome will incur additional costs.
The hirer must empty the toilet cassette at a designated dump station or there will a fee charged.
Minimum hire days has been set for this vehicle:
December: 7 days
January: 7 days
February: 7 days
March: 7 days
April: 7 days
May: 7 days
June to August: 7 days
September to November: 7 days

Travel Restrictions

Driving off-road or on ski access roads is not permitted.


The vehicle is not available during the following periods:
26/12/2021 - 02/01/2022

Pick Up

You can pick up the vehicle at 10 a.m.

Drop Off

Please drop off the vehicle at 6 p.m.

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 4,500.00. It can be reduced to NZD 500.00 by selecting the Bond Saver Package. The security bond of the selected package will only be taken out of your credit card in the event of a damage to the vehicle, its chattels or damage to any third-party property.

For more information please refer to SHAREaCAMPER’s fleet insurance cover summary for travellers.

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

  • Volkswagen
  • Crafter
  • 6
  • Motorhome
  • Self-contained
  • Automatic
  • Diesel
  • 6
  • 2350 cm high
  • 2300 cm wide
  • 7700 cm long
  • 3500 kg
  • Year of manufacture: 2012


  • Sink
  • Built in Toilet/Shower
    Built in Toilet/Shower
  • Portable Toilet
    Portable Toilet
  • Linen
  • Heating Rear Cabin
    Heating Rear Cabin
  • Hot Water
    Hot Water
  • Power steering
    Power steering
  • Solar Panels
    Solar Panels
  • USB Adapter Cigarette Lighter
    USB Adapter Cigarette Lighter
  • BBQ
  • DVD Player
    DVD Player
  • Radio/CD
  • Board Games/ Playing Cards
    Board Games/ Playing Cards
  • Books
  • TV
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Gas Cooker
    Gas Cooker
  • Microwave
  • Cutlery
  • Crockery
  • Pots and Pans
    Pots and Pans
  • Cooking Basics (Salt, Pepper, Oil)
    Cooking Basics (Salt, Pepper, Oil)
  • Outside Chairs
    Outside Chairs
  • Outside Table
    Outside Table
  • Awning
  • Smoke Alarm
    Smoke Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
    Fire Extinguisher
  • First Aid Kit
    First Aid Kit
  • Sports equipment
    Sports equipment
  • Bike Rack
    Bike Rack
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Air Conditioning Cab Only
    Air Conditioning Cab Only
  • Fresh Water Tank
    Fresh Water Tank
  • Central Locking
    Central Locking
  • Outside Storage
    Outside Storage
  • Air Conditioning
    Air Conditioning
  • 230V Power Sockets
    230V Power Sockets
  • Dishwashing Equipment (Scrubbing Brush / Liquid / Tea towel)
    Dishwashing Equipment (Scrubbing Brush / Liquid / Tea towel)
  • Grey water tank
    Grey water tank
  • House Battery
    House Battery

Meet the Owner



Whakatane,  NZ
Member Since Sep 2019
Verified through SHAREaCAMPER

NZD 325.00 per day

8 Days x 325.00 NZD
(Price for Season: Dec.)
Cleaning FeeNZD100.00
Booking feeNZD0.00
Standard Package (NZD 19.00/Day)
Bond Saver Package (NZD 40.00/Day)
Credit Card Processing Fee (3%)
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