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Hire a campervan in Kassel

Kassel, home to the German Wallpaper Museum with a collection of 30,000 wallpapers from various eras, is the perfect starting to point to explore the fairy tale side of Germany. Hire a campervan in Kassel and explore Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe and Wilhelmshöher Allee, one of the longest tree-lined avenues in Europe, or venture into the Habichtswald Nature Park to wander through dense forests, following in the footsteps of the Brothers Grimm, who spent a significant part of their lives in Kassel. Take a detour to the charming town of Hann. Münden, known for its half-timbered houses and picturesque old town. Hire a motorhome in Kassel and immerse yourself in an outdoor adventure in the heart of Germany.

From £59 / night

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Leipziger Str. 317B
34123 Kassel

Getting to the station

From Hannover Airport (HAJ): The closest airport to our Kassel location is Hannover Airport (HAJ). From the airport, take the S-Bahn S5 to Hannover Central Station. Then catch the train ICE79 towards Zürich. Change in Göttingen and transfer to FlixBus 1325 bound for Kassel. Get off in Kassel (Kaufungen Papierfabrik). From there, it is a 20-minute walk.

From Kassel Train Station (Hauptbahnhof): Take bus 32 to Sandershäußer Straße Station, then transfer to STR 8 heading to “Forstfeldstraße”. From there, it is a 5-minute walk.

Parking information

Parking is available right next to our station on Leipziger Street.

Open route planner

roadsurfer campers in Kassel

  • 5
  • 4+1

Beach Hostel VW T6.1 California Beach campervan

  • 150 hp diesel
  • Big bed (whole vehicle width)
  • Extendable kitchen unit
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • Park-assist and rear camera
  • Cruise and distance control ACC, GPS
  • 4
  • 4

Surfer Suite VW T6.1 California Ocean campervan

  • 150 hp diesel
  • Integrated kitchenette
  • Outdoor shower (cold)
  • Automatic pop-up roof
  • Park-assist and rear camera
  • Cruise and distance control ACC, GPS
  • 4
  • 2

Couple Cottage Motorhome without a pop-up roof (600)

  • 130 hp diesel
  • spacious kitchen area
  • Indoor shower/wet room (warm)
  • WC
  • without pop-up roof
  • Parking assistance & tempomat
  • 4
  • 4

Road House Motorhome with pop-up roof (540)

  • 140 hp diesel
  • spacious kitchen area
  • Indoor shower/wet room (warm)
  • WC
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • Parking assistance, rear camera, Tempomat, etc.

Your roadsurfer perks

Unlimited mileage

Free 2nd driver included

Rebook or cancel with the Flex option up to 48 hours before departure

Roadside assistance

Free camping equipment and kitchen utensils included

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Motorhome hire in Kassel

National parks, hiking trails, and castles await you in the surrounding areas of Kassel. Explore Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe with its impressive Hercules monument, trick fountains, and extensive gardens. Lake Edersee is perfect for water activities such as sailing, fishing, and swimming. If you fancy climbing and hiking, you will be rewarded with great views on the Dörnberg. The Helfensteine are an impressive rock formation and a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. Here are a few more tips to help you plan your road trip with you campervan rental from Kassel:

Campervans: Equipped and ready for adventure

When you hire a campervan in Kassel you can be on the road right away, trusting that your roadsurfer home on wheels is fully stocked. Your campervan comes with an awning, camping table and two chairs to enjoy the space outside of your vehicle. The kitchen box allows you to save money on eating out: you’ve got all the pots, pans, and utensils to cook up your own meals. There’s even a corkscrew and bottle opener, and a coffee pot, plus mugs for your morning coffee or tea, although you’ll want to bring dish towels, sponges, and eco-friendly dish soap. When you rent a small motorhome from Kassel you will need to bring your own bedding, or you can hire what you need from the roadsurfer station. Full details of what’s included in your motorhome hire, and our suggestions on what to bring along to your Kassel campervan holiday can be found in the equipment list.

Best time to hire a campervan in Kassel

The best time to hire a motorhome in Kassel is during the spring and summer months. With mild temperatures, you can enjoy exploring the parks and gardens in Kassel in the spring, while the warm weather in summer creates an ideal environment for outdoor activities. During this time, the parks, lakes, and hiking trails in and around Kassel are particularly attractive.

Autumn also often brings mild and pleasant weather which is perfect for long autumn hikes, as the surrounding forests and Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe are ablaze with spectacular colours.

Kassel generally experiences a mild climate in winter, but it can also get cold. If you like winter camping and want to explore the Christmas markets in the region, you can still hire a campervan in Kassel in winter.

Water tank services near Kassel

When you rent a motorhome in Kassel, you’ll need to fill up on fresh water and then empty your waste water at the end of your trip. The most convenient water service location is approximately 3 miles from our location (please note you must pay to use their services):

  • Wohnmobilstellplatz Niestetal: Fuldablick & Spiekershäuser Straße, 34266 Niestetal-Sandershausen

Petrol stations near our Kassel location

When you hire a campervan in Kassel, you’ll need to return it with a full tank of diesel and refill the AdBlue. These are the closest petrol stations near our location:

  • SB Tank Kassel, Sandershäuser Str. 110, 34123 Kassel-Bettenhausen
  • Aral, Nürnberger Straße 104, 34123 Kassel (Ad Blue is located at the Lorry pump)

Please note: The AdBlue service station information provided is for guidance only and is provided without warranty of any kind; customers are advised to check the information for accuracy on their own responsibility, as roadsurfer assumes no liability for the accuracy or timeliness of the information.

Parking in Kassel

When you hire a campervan in Kassel and want to explore the city first, you can park your campervan in the following car parks:

  • Wilhelmshöhe Palace Car Park (Schlosspark 1, 34131 Kassel): Situated directly at the UNESCO World Heritage Site Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe, this car park provides space for campervans.
  • Karlsaue Car Park (Ruheplatzstraße, 34121 Kassel): The Karlsaue car park is centrally located in Kassel and is well-suited for city exploration.

Camping near Kassel

Need a campsite near the city? Here are some options:

  • Kassel-Auefeld Campsite (Auefeldstraße 29, 34123 Kassel): This is a specially equipped campsite for campervans on the northern outskirts of Kassel. It provides electricity connections, sanitary facilities, and convenient public transport connections.
  • Wilhelmshöhe Campsite (Grebensteiner Str. 119, 34132 Kassel): The Wilhelmshöhe campsite also offers camping for campervans, with the ability to use the amenities of the campsite and also quickly access the city centre of Kassel.

If you prefer a unique campsite in the heart of nature, you can find campsites with friendly hosts with roadsurfer spots. With roadsurfer spots, you can book your camping spot online in advance or spontaneously on the go.

girl walking two alpacas on a farm, roadsurfer campervan in the background

Camping on the farm

campervan in a forest, drone photo

Camping in the forest

decorated fiat ducato by a lake

Camping by the lake

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