Motorhome Hire Frequently Asked Questions

Stravaig

Anyone between the ages of 25 & 70 with no more than 6 points on their drivers license.

We are able to rent to both UK and International Drivers.

All our vehicles are under 3500kg in weight so can be driven on a standard drivers license.

All our vehicles are brand new 2021 models.

Unfortunately we do not permit our vehicles to go into Europe or Southern Ireland as our insurance does not cover this.

Currently we do not permit pets in our motorhomes but we hope to add some pet friendly vehicles soon.

Yes all our motorhomes are fitted with a bike rack to take 4 bikes. The motorhomes also have large garages to accommodate other sporting equipment such as fishing rods etc.

All motohormes come with unlimited mileage, comprehensive insurance for 1 driver, a fully equipped kitchen, breakdown cover,TV, bike rack, 1 full 6 kg gas bottle and outdoor table & chairs.

There is a modern, efficient heating system which is powered from being hooked up to an electrical source (at a campsite). If you are not hooked up, the heating can be operated with LPG. We supply one full 6kg bottle of LPG with the rental, and you are able to purchase an additional bottle if required. The motorhome also has cab air conditioning.

You can bring your own bedding or alternatively we can supply snug, fresh cotton duvet and pillow sets at an additional cost. We not supply towels and ask for you to to bring your own.

In the unlikely event of breakdown, a full 24/7 breakdown cover is provided. 

Your car can be left safely  with us at no extra charge although we do not accept any liabilty for it. 

Yes, each motorhome will go through an enhanced cleaning between rentals in line with WHO guidelines to ensure your safety and peace of mind.

All our motorhomes feature engines with reduced emissions, improved performance and better fuel economy giving approx 30 miles to the gallon.

In the event of any travel restrictions imposed by the government which will affect your rental, you will either be able to change the date of your booking (subject to any difference in price) or receive a full refund.

Although it is permitted to stay off grid in Scotland we do recommend staying in official campsites which allow you to hook up to an external power source. Campsites also provide sanitary facilities for filling up water, and emptying grey water & the toilet.

Yes, each motorhome will have the correct number of seatbelts fitted in the rear of the motorhome for the number of people the vehicle can accommodate. It is law that seatbelts must be worn even in the back of the motorhome when it is moving.

We are very close to Kinross, 35 minutes drive north of Edinburgh airport, and two minutes off the M90. We are located in a superb location, allowing you a head start in your adventure whether you are travelling north, east or west. 

Before your rental commences we will forward you a video of all the features of the motorhome and how to operate everything both internally & externally.

When you pick the vehicle up we will go through everything again until you are completely happy. Given our location it may also be possible to offer you some practical guidance and practice on driving the motorhome before you launch on your road trip.

We can provide up to 2 children’s booster cushions free of charge, but these need to be requested in advance. Please note these are booster cushions suitable for children with a weight between 22kg to 36 kg, we do not provide car seats for children under this weight.

In the UK children should use a car seat until they are at least 12 years old or 135cm, whichever comes first.

You will be provided will a full tank of diesel, and you are required to return it will a full tank of diesel. There is a fuel station very close to our rental location.

You can reserve you motorhome by our on line reservation system.

A £200 booking deposit is required at the time of booking, and the balance due 4 weeks before the rental. If the booking is made within 4 weeks, then the full balance is required at the the time of booking.

Fully comprehensive insurance is included in the rental price, which carries an excess of £1250 for any interior or exterior damage. 

A security deposit of £1250 is required at the time of collection, this must be by credit card and the card must be in the name of the hirer. This will be refunded within 7 days of the vehicle and its additional items being returned to us in the same condition it was rented to you. We strongly recommend you take out an insurance excess waiver with a company such as Questor. This is approx £60 for a week and will cover any expense incurred as a result of damage with a £350 excess. This must be taken out by the hirer and any damage expense must be claimed by the hirer through the insurance company.

Just drop us an e-mail at info@gostravaig.com, call us or message us on Facebook and we will get back to you ASAP.

Yes, each motorhome has a modern, slimline 19 inch TV with built in DVD player. 

Cancellation between 2  and 4 weeks before the start of the hire – 50% of total hire charge. Two weeks or less or no show- 100% of total charge. The booking deposit is non refundable unless government travel restriction are imposed prohibiting travel.

All three motorhomes are 7.45 metres long with a width of 2.45 metres wide and height of just under 3m. They are all below 3500kg in weight.

We operate like a hotel so pick up is from 2pm until 4pm, but we will provide you with an accurate time closer to the time and drop off is 10am. This is to allow us time to clean, sanitise and rectify to any technical defects  before the next hire. 

No we don’t provide a BBQ, but there will be room in the “garage’ to store one should you wish to bring one along. We do provide outside table & chairs.

Yes , we provide outdoor table and camping chairs.

Our nearest train station is Inverkeithing which is on the East Coast Mainline. We are approx 15 mins drive from here . Our closest airport in Edinburgh, 30 minutes drive and Glasgow around an hour. We can arrange transfers form any of these locations.