Hire VW California

VW California Camper Extras

Choose from our range of optional extras to add to your camper van hire package. Just let us know at the time of booking which extras you'd like to add.

Camper Van Hire Extras - Bike Rack

VW Tailgate bike rack for up to four bikes – £50 per hire

Each bike Is held on with a lockable arm. This is a nice bike rack and opens with the tailgate, however, with the maximum of four bikes, it is recommended that at least one bike is removed before opening the tailgate. This rack also takes the height over 2.0M with bikes fitted this is important to consider if going to the continent where it maybe more expensive with a vehicle over 2M high in which case we recommend…


VW California Hire Extras - Thule

Thule VeloSpace XT 3 Tow bar mounted bike rack – £100 per hire

This bike rack can carry up to 4 bikes (generally 3 adult bikes are comfortable). This bike rack is mounted to the tow bar of the California and tilts back so the tailgate can be opened. Please note that the rear parking assist is disabled using this rack and the rear parking camera maybe obscured. Also, under no circumstances should the bike rack be removed and the tow bar be used for towing (unless agreed by Sunrise Campers).

Note: Certain European Countries require a warning sign to be fitted to the bike rack, please let us know which countries you intend to visit so we can include the correct warning sign (comes as part of the EU pack in combination with a bike rack).


Camper Van Hire Extras - Potti

Porta Potti – £35 per hire

The portable toilet is conveniently located on a special protective tray, in the cupboard under the sink. The toilet is retained using a strap and is removed for use. We highly recommend the use of the popup privacy tent when selecting the portable toilet. Chemicals are included and we ask that the toilet is returned clean and empty.


Khyam Privy Bivvy Quick Pitch Privacy tent – £25 per week

This tent is designed for 1 person to quickly pitch up and strike down, creating the ultimate utility tent. The Privy Bivvy offers a truly modest single person utility tent that can be pitched in a matter of seconds and is the quickest erecting tent on the market today at only 14 seconds! Perfect for use with the Porta Potti.


Camper Van Hire Extras - Roof Bars

Roof bars – £30 per hire

Set of roof bars fitted to the California – note maximum load is 50Kg.


Camper Van Hire Extras - Drive Away Awning

Drive away awning – £50 per week

The Khyam Motorhome Dub Hub is a perfect option when camping at campsites, not only does it give you a way of storing item for trips out so you don’t have to haul everything with you, it also gives you something to leave at the campsite to show everyone your pitch is reserved. In fine weather you can also pitch it a little distance from the Campervan to speed up access and making getting away less hassle. The awning comes with a groundsheet and is 3M x 3M of extra living space, storage or with the optional 2 berth liner a perfect place for guests.

May vary from item shown in picture.


VW California Matress Topper - Bike Rack

Downstairs comfort mattress topper – £35 per week

The Zonesleep® mattress toppers are made up of three ‘zones’ of two-dimensional knitted textiles and one high-tech layer of breathable Coolmax® ……. (NO FOAM!) The bottom layer of our mattress toppers contains slightly stronger yarn to provide support for posture. Layer two is soft and designed to give provide comfort. The top layer of Coolmax® (a high-tech fabric which forms a unique moisture management system for improved air circulation and reduced humidity) creates a pleasant micro-climate while you sleep, keeping our mattress toppers cool & dry.

These custom-made lower toppers incorporate THREE layer of spacer fabric to accommodate the hard nature of the VW California seat cushions providing you with increased comfort.


Camper Van Hire Extras - Pets Valet

Pet valet – £35 per hire

We allow small to medium sized dogs in selected campervans only – please contact us for details.


EU travel – £65 per hire

Our EU travel pack includes everything you need for travel in the EU including high vis for each driver, first aid kit, dummy bulb kit (you don’t actually need any bulbs as they are all LED, but it stops awkward question and answers, often in another language!), breathalyser kits, warning triangle and insurance, and breakdown cover.