How and where to rent a motorhome in the Mont-de-Marsan area?

Mont-de-Marsan

Are you planning to visit France or Europe in a motorhome? Did you know that it’s possible to rent a motorhome in the Mont-de-Marsan area? We’ll tell you how!

Why not take to the roads of France and Europe in a motorhome, converted van or camper van? A real home on wheels, the motorhome is back in vogue, giving you considerable freedom of movement when you want to travel. However, setting off on a tour of France or Europe in a motorhome from the Mont-de-Marsan region requires a great deal of organization!

As well as choosing your itinerary and finding parking areas or parking lots where you can park your vehicle, you also need to find out where and how to rent a motorhome, van or camper van in the Mont-de-Marsan area. There are many sites offering rentals for several days or even several months, for all budgets, and sometimes with just a few clicks on the Internet!

Wondering how to go about it? Don’t panic, we’ll explain how to rent a motorhome in Mont-de-Marsan and the surrounding area.

Rent a motorhome around Mont-de-Marsan

How to choose a motorhome or van?

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The first step to a successful holiday is to rent a vehicle suited to your trip! And the good news is that with just a « B » driving license, you can rent any type of recreational vehicle, as long as it has a GVW of less than 3.5 T.

From the integral to the van, here are four types of motorhome that you can rent in the Mont-de-Marsan region and drive with a B licence in your pocket:

The nasturtium

  • Freeway: Category 3
  • Ideal for families
  • Sleeps up to 6
  • Water and gas supply + heating + refrigerator + sanitary facilities and shower

The profile

  • Freeway: Category 2
  • Versatile
  • For 2 to 4 people, sometimes 6
  • Water and gas supply + heating + refrigerator + sanitary facilities and shower

Integral

  • Freeway: Category 2
  • Interior volume & comfort
  • Ideal for a couple
  • Water and gas supply + heating + refrigerator + sanitary facilities and shower

Fitted vans and panel vans

  • Freeway: Category 1
  • Ideal for one person or a couple
  • Little space, but well optimized
  • Small kitchen area, sometimes refrigerator + sanitary facilities and shower

→ Good to know: If you’ve decided to think bigger and want to rent a motorhome with a maximum weight of over 3.5 tons, then you’ll need to have a HGV license in your possession! In addition to a different license, it’s important to take into account freeway charges when budgeting for a heavy-duty motorhome: vehicles over 3.5 tons belong to category 3, just like a bus or a two-axle truck.

In fact, three-axle motorhomes are even considered Class 4!

Where can I find a motorhome rental in Mont-de-Marsan and the surrounding area?

Before starting your vacation itinerary, it’s a good idea to make an online reservation via an online motorhome and converted van rental platform.

There are now many such sites on the road-trip and wild camping market, and they enable you to take advantage of a vehicle at lower cost, like Yescapa, for example. Would you like to rent a motorhome or converted van in Mont-de-Marsan or the surrounding area?

How does it work?

  • Start by selecting Mont-de-Marsan and the surrounding area as the geographical zone where you wish to collect the vehicle (for example Chalon-sur-Saône, Monceau-les-Mines, Bourg-en-Bresse…).
  • Make sure you choose unlimited mileage, check the number of berths available, whether it is possible to travel abroad, etc.: you can filter the results by selecting several search criteria.
  • Make an online rental request and share your travel information (dates, rental options, mileage, etc.) with the owner.
  • If your request is accepted, after payment you will have access to the owner’s contact details to set up a first meeting.
  • On the day of departure, present your driver’s license and pay the deposit.
  • An inventory offixtures is drawn up and a rental contract is signed by both parties. On your return, after an unforgettable trip, sign the return inventory of fixtures, and that’s it!

Rent a motorhome around Mont-de-Marsan

How much does it cost to rent a motorhome or van in the Mont-de-Marsan area?

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It’s no secret that renting a motorhome or van is always more affordable when it’s done privately. Prices vary according to a number of criteria, such as the number of beds, the model of motorhome or van, the equipment available, the type of motorhome and whether pets are allowed.

In the Mont-de-Marsan area, the average daily price is around 77 euros. Of course, if you plan ahead, you’ll have more choice!

Where to travel by motorhome from Mont-de-Marsan?

Louer camping-car Mont-de-Marsan

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Over 1 week

Renting a motorhome in Mont-de-Marsan for a week’s touring holiday gives you the opportunity to visit the Landes, Béarn and Pyrénées-Atlantiques regions. On the program: Dax, Capbreton, Soorts-Hossegor, Seignosse, Soustons, Messanges, Léon, Mimizan, Biscarrosse, the Arcachon Basin and the Dune du Pilat, Bordeaux, Libourne, Saint-Emilion, Pomerol, Agen, Montauban and Toulouse. Head south to the Pyrenees: Pau, Oloron-Sainte-Marie, Laruns (Ossau lakes and Pic du Midi d’Ossau), Gavarnie cirque, Pic du Midi de Bigorre, Lourdes, Tarbes.

Over 1 month

In one month, why not head south to Spain? Start with the beaches of the Landes coast with Seignosse and Hossegor, then visit Biarritz and Saint-Jean-de-Luz.

In Spain, your stages will be as follows: San Sebastian, Vittoria-Gasteiz, Burgos, Valladolid, Salamanca, the via de la Plata (Plasencia, Cáceres, Mérida). Branch off to Badajoz and Portugal (Evora, Lisbon and the Algarve) or continue to Andalusia with the emblematic Andalusian city of Seville.

On the way back, head north via Cordoba, Toledo, Madrid, Zaragoza and Pamplona. You can also choose to visit Galicia in a motorhome, then take a tour of Portugal. Your stops would then be Bilbao, Oviedo, A Coruña, Porto, Coimbra, Figueira da Foz, Leiria, the beaches of the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park, Lisbon, Evora, the Roman city of Pisões (Beja), the South-West Alentejano and Costa Vicentina Natural Park, Lagos, Portimão, the Benagil caves, Albufeira, Faro.

Now you know how and where to rent a motorhome in Mont-de-Marsan!