Campervan & Motorhome Hire in Sydney, Australia
Campervan & Motorhome Hire in Sydney, Australia
Explore the beauty of Sydney with motorhomes for hire and enjoy the city. Driving and travelling with a motorhome hire in Sydney is the best option to see the sites of the city and the surrounding countryside. If you are seeking places to visit with your RV motorhome, feel free to ask our staff based in Australia. With its rugged terrain and unpopulated plains, Australia is the perfect place to embark on an adventure. Staying in motorhomes gives you the added advantage of visiting the most remote corners of this magnificent country.
Renting a motorhome in Sydney is quick and simple. We at Aussie Campervans have an extensive range of vehicles to serve both cost conscious travelers as well as those looking for luxurious motorhomes to rent in Sydney and across Australia.
5 Easy Steps to Rent a Motorhome in Sydney
- Decide on your travel dates.
- Determine your budget.
- Check prices and browse vehicles using the Check Prices function at the top of this page.
- Speak to our team if you have any questions.
- Book your vehicle.
5 Important Things to Note when Renting a Campervan in Sydney
Campervan rentals in Sydney come in a wide range of specs and layout. It is important to consider these facilities to ensure you get your ideal comfort level for your trip. For example, do you need an en-suite shower and toilet, or do you want to have permanently made beds?
- Check the vehicle transmission before booking.
Some rental campervans in Sydney come in manual transmission only. Ensure that you have chosen an automatic model if that is what you prefer.
- Check the road conditiions for the places you wish to visit with your campervan rental in Sydney.
2WD campervans and motorhomes in Sydney can only be driven on sealed roads. If you wish to travel on unsealed roads, you will need to hire a 4WD camper.
- Check your flight arrival time and the depot operating hours.
Majority of campervan rental depots in Sydney operate from 08:00 – 15:30 only. Book an early flight if you wish to pick-up on the same day.
- Check the child safety seat requirements for renting a campervan in Sydney if you are travelling with children under 7.
In Australia, infants below 6 months old must travel in a rear-facing baby seat secured by an anchor point. Babies aged 6 months to 4 years old must travel in a forward-facing baby seat secured by an anchor point. And children between 4-7 must travel in a booster seat that can be secured with a lap sash seatbelt.
- Check the facilities and equipment in the rental campervan before booking.
Our website provides rates from Australia’s major motorhome suppliers with huge discounts. With more than 16 years of experience, we have a team of Australian based campervan enthusiasts here to help you get the best out of your adventure in Sydney. We provide cheap motorhome rental in Sydney and New South Wales that suits everyone whether you are a group of friends, couples or a family. To book an RV Sydney motorhomes rental at a competitive rate, you can do via our website. Alternatively, you can call us at +61393174991 or email us.
Pick up Locations for Campervans & Motorhomes Hire in Sydney
31 Bay Rd, Taren Point, Sydney, NSW 2229
10 Wurrook Circuit, Caringbah Sydney NSW 2229
1799 Botany Road, Banksmeadow, NSW, 2019
Camperman 11 Erskine Street, Caringbah, NSW
205 O'Riordan Street , Mascot Phone: +61 2 8339 8500 Website: www.accorhotels.com.au/brands/ibis-hotels
Hilton Sydney Airport Hotel
20 Levey Street, Arncliffe Phone: +61 2 9518 2000 Website: www.hilton.com
Recommended Caravan Parks and Camping Grounds near Sydney and New South Wales Attractions
NRMA Sydney Lakeside Holiday Park
Rosevale Caravan Park
Easts Beach Holiday Park
The Blue Mountains
Katoomba Falls Tourist Park
Blackheath Glen Tourist Park
Broken Head Holiday Park
Ingenia Holidays Byron Bay
The Hunter Valley
Wine Country Tourist Park Hunter Valley
Ingenia Holidays Byron Bay
NRMA Port Macquarie Breakwall Holiday Park
Coffs Harbour Holiday Park
Koala Shores Port Stephens Holiday Park
Karuah Caravan Park
Batemans Bay North Tourist Park
Shady Willows Caravan Park
Places to Visit in Sydney (Attractions and Tours)
Hiring a campervan or motorhome in Sydney is one of the best unforgettable lifetime experiences one can have. Sydney is the capital of New South Wales and one of the most popular cities in Australia. It is a hot destination with many iconic attractions and landmarks such as the Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge and Bondi Beach.
Things to do and see in a campervan for hire in Sydney
- Blue Mountains
The region is renowned for its natural elements, forests, rock formations, bushwalks, lookouts, waterfalls and many more. Nearby you will also find the Katoomba Falls which is brilliantly floodlit for night viewing.
- Three Sisters at Katoomba
Located about 120km west of Sydney, it is one of the most stunning sites you can see. In your 4WD for hire in Sydney, you can try the Scenic Railway which descends into the Jamison Valley at a 45° degrees incline or if you have more time drive up to the Jenolan Caves and discover the stalactites and stalagmites.
- Sydney Harbour Bridge
It is one of Australia's most photographed and well known landmarks. It entails an unforgettable journey of sight and sound. The locals also call this bridge the "Coat Hanger".
- Royal Botanical Gardens
Being widely spread in more than 24 hectares of harbourside garden, it is a place of natural beauty. People come here to relax, have peace of mind and learn about plants.
- Queen Victoria Building
Refurbished in the 1980s, the building now consists of over 160 shops in delightful Byzantine architecture with its series of domes and beautiful stained glass windows. This shopping precinct is a major attraction for both visitors and residents and is open every day. You will find just about everything in its old world array of shops.
- Taronga Zoo
Located at a short distance from Sydney by ferry, it’s a place that you must visit with your children. There are ample opportunities to get close to the animals in the zoo and we suggest you join the keeper’s talks to learn more about Zoo’s animals. Make the most of your time, finalizing a campervan rental in Sydney, by planning what you want to see and do not forget to pick up a copy of the Wild Australia Walk Map for a self-guided walk through the Zoo.
- Hunter Valley
Drive north along the coast from Sydney in your motorhome rental and visit this wine growing region. Many wineries are within walking distance from the town centre and you will find numerous opportunities for wine tasting and cellar door sales.
Sydney to Brisbane Suggested Touring Route in your hire campervan (7 days)
Sydney to Port Stephens
Head north in your campervan rental from Sydney along the Pacific Ocean coastline to Terrigal. Stop here for some lunch at one of the ocean view cafes or do a spot of shopping in the boutiques in town. As you drive your campervan further north to The Entrance, take time off to kick off your heels and join the family on the beach where you can take in the sea views and the children can play and swim. Check out the famous pelican feeding at 3:30pm each day. When you are in Newcastle, you can wander through the numerous innercity art galleries and not miss out on the public street art.
Port Stephens to Port Macquarie
Drive your motorhome rental to Nelson Bay and join a dolphin and whale watching cruise. This is a seasonal activity from May through to November so check out the operating times. You should take a walk to the top of the headland for great photo opportunities of the bay and Tomaree National Park. Continue on to Port Macquarie and walk along the breakwater to see the colourful murals painted by tourists. Apart from that, you should also visit the Lighthouse Beach.
Port Macquarie to Coffs Harbour
Next morning continue your campervan rental drive up to South West Rocks, at the entrance of the Macleay River, one of the best diving and fishing spots in Australia. Visit Smoky Cape Lighthouse for a view of the coast, or you can also bush walk through one of the national parks.
*Make sure you also stop by the seaside town of Crescent Head. This is the home to one of the best right-hand surf breaks in Australia and favourite with longboard riders around the world. The Malibu Classic is held here each year in May and this event attracts surfers from all over the world.
Coffs Harbour to Byron Bay
Coffs Harbour to Byron Bay - You will find it most interesting to visit the Big Banana (a tourist attraction for generations). And try some of the best banana recipes you'll ever taste. At the Coffs Harbour Zoo you will find most native animals especially koalas, echidna etc there. Stop at the Solitary Islands Marine park, to see the various marine life including turtles and dolphins.
*Once you are at Byron Bay head to the beach in your motorhome for hire to surf or swim in the luminous water. After your swim, take a walk to the Byron Bay Lighthouse (Australia's most easterly point). Finish the day with a cold beer and dinner at a local pub.
Byron Bay to Gold Coast
In the morning spend time relaxing in Byron Bay and try out the kayak on the sea or stroll along the main street and enjoy shopping for surf wear in the local shopping strip. After lunch, head off in your RV rental to the highway through Tweed Heads to the sugar cane fields and lush green hills of the Tweed Valley and on to the Gold Coast. Stop along the way to visit the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary to hold a koala and feed the kangaroos.
Check out the detailed itinerary for Sydney to Gold Coast in a Motorhome - A 5 Day Epic Road Trip
Gold Coast to Brisbane
A new attraction is the Tambourine Elevated Skywalk which takes you through the canopies of the rainforest. You will find a comprehensive array of rainforest fauna and flora information and displays. The Gold Coast is also home to the biggest and best theme parks in the Southern Hemisphere and families with children will enjoy their time here. With all the comfort, you can drive across the roads in a campervan rental with Aussie Campervans at the best rates.
When to Book a Campervan Hire in Sydney?
Sydney has a relatively mild climate throughout the year, which makes it an ideal destination for a campervan hire holiday. There is something to do for everyone during every season.
There are interesting things to enjoy in Sydney during the summer months or if you generally prefer cooler weather, autumn is the perfect time to explore Sydney! You don’t have to worry about managing a campervan road trip during the winter as several tips and tricks will help you with it.
You will find a comprehensive range of campers in Sydney. There are also a number of caravan parks and camping areas located conveniently close to Sydney.
Sydney to Cairns (21 - 28 Days) - Suggested Touring Route in you campervan hire
If you are up for a longer tour, hire a campervan from Sydney and head to Cairns. The trip will take about 21 - 28 days and will take you on an adventure through rainforests, national parks and picturesque beach towns.
Following the same route you would to Brisbane, extend your campervan holiday and head from
Brisbane to Noosa via Sunshine Coast
Continue your journey up the east coast. During the drive, you will pass ancient volcanic peaks, lush rainforests and ocean-front National Parks. Lovely for a nature lover. At Noosa, you can go surfing, kayaking or visit the Noosa National Park.
Noosa to Arlie Beach
Arlie Beach is a popular holiday destination. Seeing that the drive from Noosa to Arlie beach is rather long, being in a campervan hire is perfect as you get to pull over and grab a cold drink whenever you need to.
Arlie Beach to Cairns
Final destination - Cairns! On the way, there are interesting stops such as the coastal city of Townsville which has a great water park and the Reef HQ Aquarium full of marine life.
You may also want to stop at the Mission Beach, a beautiful small beachside town with World Heritage rainforest on one side and the Great Barrier Reef on the other.
The beauty of campervan rental in Cairns is that it gives you the freedom and flexibility to do exactly as you please. Without the ties of a hotel to return to every evening, you can change your itinerary on the spot and head wherever the wind takes you. Despite this, it is always good to know what sights, landmarks, and visitor attractions there are, so you have the option to fit them into your road trip and don’t just drive straight past. Here are just a few of the most popular hotspots in and around Cairns to help you get the most into your road trip.
Hire a campervan and go to all the famous attractions of the city of Sydney or go on a tour around Australia via different routes. Aussie Campervans is committed to assisting with your Sydney Motorhome Rental requirements.
We work with major suppliers in Australia and offer a wide range of rental campervans and motorhomes in Sydney. Our affortable and easy to drive rental campervans suit all group of people such as a group of friends, a couple, a young family or a retired couple etc.
Frequently Asked Questions on Hiring a Campervan or Motorhome in Sydney
How much does it cost to hire a campervan in Sydney?
Motorhome and Campervan prices in Sydney vary during different times of the year and the vehicle type. A Hi-Top campervan for two adults starts from $30.00 a day in May(low peak). The same vehicle may cost up to $70.00 a day during Christmas(high peak). Bigger 6 berth motorhomes may cost $70.00 a day in May and $240.00 a day during Christmas.
Can I hire a campervan from Sydney and return it in another city?
Yes. You can hire a campervan in Sydney and return it in other locations such as Melbourne, Brisbane, Cairns, Alice Springs, Darwin, Broome, Perth, Adelaide and Hobart.
Similarly, you can also rent a vehicle from these locations and drive to Sydney. For example, you can select a campervan for hire in Hobart for your road trip and return the vehicle in Sydney.
What are the low peak and high peak seasons to hire a motorhome in Sydney?
Rates are lowest between the months of May to October during winter. Demands will go up as the weather gets warmer in Spring during November to April. We experience the highest demand during Christmas, New Year, Easter or any long weekend and school holidays.
What should I pack for a campervan trip in Sydney?
Most vehicles come with bedding and linen, towels, as well as cooking and dining equipment. All you need to pack is your personal belongings and food.
What is the minimum age to hire a motorhome in Sydney?
Generally, the requirement is to be 21 years old with a full driver’s license. We also have a few budget campers that can be rented by drivers 18 and above. These campervans are marked on our website as (18+) at the end of their names.
Can I hire a campervan with an overseas driver’s license in Sydney?
Yes, you can hire a campervan with an overseas full driver’s license. If your driver’s license is not in English, it must be accompanied with an International Driver’s Permit or an accredited English Translation.
Do I need to pay a bond for hiring a campervan in Sydney?
This depends on the vehicle you hire as the insurance cover for each vehicle is different.
Generally, we have two packages for all vehicles – “Standard and Inclusive”.
With the Standard Package, the rates are lower but the vehicle damage liability is higher ($3000 - $8000) depending on vehicle. This amount is required to be paid on pick-up as a security bond and is refundable when the vehicle is returned undamaged. In an event of an accident this will be the maximum amount you are liable for.
With the Inclusive Package, the rates are higher but you get more insurance coverage. The liability is reduced to $0.00 for 2WD vehicles and $500.00 for 4WD campers. The bond for a 2WD camper is only a pre-authorisation of your credit card. The bond for a 4WD camper would be $500.00 and is refundable when the vehicle is returned undamaged.
Can I park my car at the depot when I pick-up my campervan in Sydney?
Unfortunately, most parking spaces will be taken up by rental vehicles. It is best to use public transport or get friends or family to drop you at the branch.