FAQs for the CADDY
What does my hire include
Travel within the UK only (PLEASE NOTE: THAT CURRENTLY WE ARE NOT ALLOWING TRAVEL OF OUR VEHICLE TO THE EU DUE TO COVID-19)
Insurance for multiple drivers
RAC breakdown cover
Please note that a security deposit is also required, details of this will be provided when booking requests are made
COVID-19 and your safety
We appreciate that these are uncertain times for everyone. therefore we are doing everything we can to make sure you get the full PitStop Campers experience whilst knowing that we have your safety at the heart of everything we do.
What measures are we taking
Currently we are not allowing travel outwith the UK with our vans.
We are not providing bedding so please make sure you bring what you need
All kitchen utensils and cooking implements will be put through an industrial kitchen steriliser on each handover and will be handled with gloves from the steriliser back to their drawer in the van
We include one sheet as a protective layer for our mattress, this sheet is washed and dried for every handover.
The van will be thoroughly wiped down with antibacterial products on each handover
There is no limit to the number of people within your party who wish to drive however each person who wants to drive must meet the following criteria:
Are not under 21 or over 75 years of age - NB: Caddy lower limit is 21, the crafter is 23 yrs old.
Have held a full UK or EU license for a minimum of two years
Have not had your license suspended for any period of time within the last three years
Have had no more than two convictions with a maximum of 3 points per conviction
Have not obtained a BA, DD or UT conviction
Drivers who do not meet the above conditions or are from countries out with the EU may be considered by the insurers however you must contact us well in advance of your booking to allow time to do the appropriate administration.
Confirming your Booking
Once you have contacted us for a booking we will reply confirming that we have reserved your slot, you will have 48hrs to pay the deposit of £75 for the Caddy. Once your deposit is paid you will receive an email confirming your booking.
All bookings must be paid in full no later than 14 days prior to the start of your booking or your booking will be cancelled automatically and you will not receive your deposit back.
Why can I only book on Mondays and Fridays
PitStop Campers is a small business and at present due to also offering other services such as upholstery we are only able to have Campervan handovers on Mondays and Fridays.
Collection & Drop Off
All CADDY hires have a pick up time of between 2pm & 3pm and a strict return time of between 9am & 10am on the last day of your hire. Please note that there will be charges applied for any late returns.
We offer a door to door drop off service for West Lothian only however please note that you would not receive the vehicle until 5pm on the day of your departure and we would pick the vehicle up at 8am on your return day. This service is an additional £50 and will also incur additional charges if we are there to collect the vehicle at 8am and you are not yet ready to handover.
Pets & Smoking
Pets are allowed in the caddy but only 1 dog is permitted as it is a small space.
Strictly no smoking in the vehicles.
Van Height - 6ft 2in (1.9 metres)
Van Length - 16ft 4in (5 metres)
Van Width - 5ft 6in (1.7 metres)
5ft 10inch at one side and 6.5ft at the other.