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VW California Ocean Camper Van Rental

Well-designed, iconic looks, and thought-out functions, the VW California Ocean T6.1, otherwise known at roadsufer as the Surfer Suite, is a true all-rounder, perfect for any trip along the coast or in the mountains. This upgraded classic campervan took years to develop and is the perfect companion for any road trip. It offers many possibilities to make it your home-on-wheels with features such as compact storage spaces, a comfortable and extendable electro-hydraulic roof-top, a safety roller blind for your children as fall protection, windows in the upper bed compartment, blackout windows, a height-adjustable shelf in the rear, a comfortable lying area in the lower interiors and a slatted frame bed in the upper compartment. Please note that this model is only available in certain countries in Europe.

Starting from € 79 / night

Advantages at a glance

Taking a quick outside shower after visiting the beach is one of the many additional benefits of the Surfer Suite. Rent the VW California Ocean camper van, and you will get many other luxuries as well, such as the integrated GPS system, a reversing camera for easier maneuvering and parking as well as the cruise control for a relaxed trip on the European roads.

150 hp diesel / DCT automation

Electrohydraulic pop-top roof

4 Beds

Outdoor Shower

ACC, Cruise control & Park assist

Camping Kitchen

Your Surfer Suite Equipment

Sitting & Sleeping

✓ 4 Seats
Both front seats can be rotated

✓ 4 Sleeping spaces
Two adults below on the folded out seating surface with comfort mattress (3’9″ x 6’7″) and two adults above in the pop-up roof (lying surface: 4′ x 6’7″)

✓ Electrohydraulic pop-up roof
Opens and closes at the push of a button

✓ Shade blind
For all windows (even for the windscreen)

Eating & Cooking

Complete kitchenette
Sink, storage space, silverware drawer, water tank

✓ Kitchen Box
Includes camping pots and a pan, espresso cooker, coffee cups, glasses, plates, small bowls and silverware (for 4 people), silverware for children, cooking utensils, salad bowls, small knives and a bowl for washing up

Water & Electricity

Outdoor shower

✓ Power connection and 2nd camping battery
230-230V socket on the inside and a 230V power connection on the outside with an extension cable and a connection Schuko socket for electricity at the campsite

Summer & Winter Equipment

✓ Seat heating
For the driver and passenger seat

✓ Stationary heating
Powered by gas

✓ Air conditioning
When the engine is turned off

✓ Awning

✓ A camping table + two camping chairs
For exterior use


Technical information, driving and parking

150 hp, automatic

Length: 16'5" | Width: 7'7" (with outside mirror) | Height: 6'6"

Always specify the length of 20 feet in case you book a ferry


Automatic distance control

Original VW navigational device

Rear view camera & pilot parking system in the front and back

Heated driver- and co-driver

Car Net App Connect

Interface for mobile navigation

Isofix system on the rear seats

All-season tires

Electro-foldable mirror

Radio DAB, Bluetooth, USB, CD

Multifunctional steering wheel

Cruise Control

3-Zone climate control

Original VW Heating

New vehicles

First registration this year or previous year

Right-hand drive in UK

Optional bookable equipment

optional bookable equipment

Bicycle carrier on the tailgate (including a warning sign required for travel to Italy or Spain)

$5 per night

Two additional camping chairs

28$ one-time payment per booking

Additional camping table

28$ one-time payment per booking

Car Seat for Children

1-3 & 4-12 year olds

Roof rack (two-bar system for surfboards, boxes, etc.)

one-time payment of 39 $ per booking - max. 66 pounds with open roof

Portable camping toilet

one-time payment of 39$ per booking

Bed linen 1 person (pillow, sheet, blanket)

30$ one-time payment per booking

Home is Where You Park It!

Find exceptional pitches and exclusive campsites all over Europe with roadsurfer spots. Book in advance or spontaneously while on the road.

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Campingtable and Chair at a sunny beach spot


Yes. roadsurfer does not have a mileage restriction. Drive as far as you want & have fun!

Stay flexible when you travel with roadsurfer. You can cancel or rebook your road trip up to 2 days before your departure with our FLEX option.

Read all cancellation conditions in our Terms and Conditions.

There is a variety of camping equipment which can be rented from roadsurfer. A roof-rack for your surfboard, colorful campervan bedding or a child’s seat are just a few examples of your optional extras. Check out our equipment page for more information.

Of course you can let us know if you don’t want to take along a porta-potty or other equipment which you had booked. However, we unfortunately cannot refund such equipment (bike rack for example) as we plan and purchase according to these bookings in advance. We ask for your understanding that equipment cannot be cancelled separately.

Sadly, this is not possible. You can collect or bring back your camper van from Mondays to Saturdays. Our offices are closed on Sundays and public holidays.

Young drivers under the age of 21 can rent and drive our campervans. However, you do have to be in possession of your license for at least one year. The rental price includes 2 drivers. If you as the renter or driver are under the age of 23, please note that the deductible in case of an accident/damage  is increased to €2500. By booking the Advanced or Complete insurance package, the deductible for young drivers can be respectively reduced to €1500 or €500.

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