Prepare your weekend in a 4-seater van

Are you about to hire a 4-seater fitted van? If you are new to vanlife, you certainly have a thousand questions about what to pack for a weekend. Avis Car Away has prepared a small checklist of the essentials to take with you for a short road trip in a 4-seater van.

At Avis Car-Away we offer 3 models of 4-seater van type leisure vehicle:

What equipment in 4-seater fitted vans?

A 4-seater overnight van includes a number of features for more comfort. In all our vehicles of this type, you will find:

  • A small fitted kitchen;
  • A dining area;
  • Two beds.

Note that with this van, you can enjoy a shower with toilet, which is not the case with a Renault Trafic type van or a VW combi.

At Avis Car Away, any rental of a 4-seater fitted van includes:

  • Two gas bottles (one in use and one in reserve);
  • An extension cord;
  • An empty jerrycan;
  • A chemical product, specifically designed for the maintenance of toilets;
  • wedges;
  • Crockery and kitchen utensils, if you request them;
  • A shovel and a broom.

Do not hesitate to take stock of the equipment at the time of departure to be sure to have everything you will need during the rental.

What do you have left to plan for your weekend in a 4-seater converted van?

Are you ready to escape for two days in Occitania or the Alps? Remember to take on board your 4-seater fitted van for the night:

  • Toilet paper;
  • A dishcloth and a sponge;
  • A cafeteria ;
  • Essential condiments;
  • A few staple foods like rice, pasta, coffee or tea.

Note that this equipment is not included in the rental of your recreational vehicle.

Practical checklist of the ideal suitcase for traveling in a 4-seater camper van

When you travel in a 4-seater van like the Van-Aventure, you should only take what you need. Think, for example, of slipping in your suitcase:

  • One towel per person;
  • A first aid kit;
  • A duvet.

Things to remember when traveling in a 4-seater camper van

We share with you a final short list of items to plan for in your 4-seater campervan for the night, when you leave. Do not forget :

  • important papers;
  • a corkscrew ;
  • a Swiss knife ;
  • A headlamp;
  • A speaker ;
  • A book ;
  • Card games.

With every 4-seater camper van rental, at Avis Car Away we make sure you don't miss a thing! However, remember to review the checklist mentioned above so that you don't forget anything. You will spend an unforgettable weekend aboard your vehicle!


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