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McRent 2018 Motorhome Hire in Scotland & UK

Long Term Discounts
5% Discount for Rentals between 15 - 25 days
8% Discount for Rentals over 25 days

Depot Locations:
Birmingham - Bristol - Edinburgh - London - Preston - Rye
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Scotland 2018 Seasons
Season 1
Season 2
01 January - 31 March
01 Nov - 31 Dec *
01 April - 26 May *
01 - 31 October
27 May - 01 July
02 July - 31 August
01 - 30 September
Minimum 5 days
Minimum 5 days
Minimum 7 days
Minimum 10 days
Minimum 5 days
* There is a minimum of 14 days between 01 April 2018 and 16 April 2018
There is a minimum of 14 days between 22 December 2018 and 06 January 2019
Shorter Rentals on Request

2018 Scotland (Edinburgh) Rates
Daily Rates shown in GBP
Valid from 01 January to 31 December 2018
Urban Plus
4 Seats / 2 Berth
£ 50
£ 76
£ 92
£ 114
Compact Plus
4 Seats / 2 Berth
£ 56
£ 82
£ 99
£ 120
Family Standard
4 Seats / 4 Berth
£ 64
£ 85
£ 101
£ 122
Family Plus
6 Seats / 6 Berth
£ 75
£ 89
£ 112
£ 127
Family Luxury
6 Seats / 6 Berth
£ 89
£ 104
£ 127
£ 156
Comfort Standard
4 Seats / 2 Berth
£ 75
£ 89
£ 112
£ 127
Comfort Luxury
4 Seats / 4 Berth
£ 89
£ 104
£ 127
£ 156

The above rates include:

  • Unlimited mileage
  • Value Added Tax (VAT)
  • Comprehensive Insurance coverage with a Deductible of £ 1,000 per loss
  • Third-party liability insurance with a global limit of Indemnity of 7.5 Mio. GBP
  • Fiat mobility program + emergency service
  • Dethleffs safety package
  • Kitchen / Dish Set
  • Awning
  • Air conditioning in driver's cabin
  • Bicycle rack (not suitable for E-bikes)
  • 2 bottles of gas (1 full bottle and 1 used bottle)
  • CI Cable / Cable reel
  • WC Chemicals
  • Water hose / Watering can
  • Outside cleaning
  • Balancing Wedges

Short Term Specials:
To fill in gaps between rentals, we may at times be able to offer Short Term Specials. These may include unlimited kilometres or it may include a specific number of kms and in this case, any extra kms will be charged at GBP 0.31 per km.

Extras and Fees
Bedding Set
£ 35
per person, per rental
Towel Set
£ 20
per person, per rental
Camping Set
£ 35
per rental (1 table + 4 chairs)
Kitchen Set
per rental
Child Safety Seat (0 - 4 years)
£ 20
per seat per rental
Child Booster Seat (4 - 12 years)
£ 20
per seat per rental
Ireland Cover
£ 8
per day
Europe Cover
£ 20
per day
Emptying Toilet
£ 100
per rental, if required
Amendment Fee
£ 20
per amendment
Diesel Charge
£ 2.20
per liter incl service, if necessary
Late Return
£ 27
per hour for late check-in of vehicle
Inside Cleaning
£ 75
per vehicle, if required
Bike Rack
must request.
GPS Navigation System
£ 35
per rental
Saturday Surcharge
£ 50
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Additional Driver
£ 15
per day (maximum of 3 drivers in total)
Airport Pick up of Motorhome
£ 60
per rental
Airport Drop off of Motorhome
£ 60
per rental

Saturday Pick Up and Drop Off
Pick up and Drop off on a Saturday is available (£ 50 per service). Depots are closed on Sundays and Public Holidays.
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Pick up and Drop Off Times:
Please use these times as a guide only, as they may change slightly between depots.

Pick Up - Monday to Saturday: 3pm to 5pm
Drop Off - Monday to Saturday: 9am to 11am

Taxi price
Edinburgh (16 km) - £ 60 

Late & Early Drop Offs:
If the vehicle is returned after the time that was agreed in writing, we charge
£ 27 for every extra hour or part of an hour and pass on any claims for compensation for damages that may be asserted by the next renter or another person due to a late receipt of the vehicle.If the vehicle is returned before the expiration of the agreed rental period - there is no refund for unused days unless the vehicle can be rented to another party.

One Way Rentals:
One way rentals are available between Edinburgh and London on a request only basis. One way fee is
£ 550 each way.
Not included:
Fuel and operating costs are to be borne by the renter. The vehicles are handed over with full fuel tanks and they are to be returned full. Missing fuel will be charged at
£ 2.20 per litre of diesel.

Drivers Age / Licence / Weight of Vehicle:
Minimum age is 25 years, and must have held a full drivers licence for a minimum of 3 years. Maximum age 70 years. For all vehicles over 3.5 tonnes, you are required to hold a licence that allows you to drive a vehicle over 3.5 tonnes. Please check vehicle weight and your licence.

Additional Documents must be provided when hiring a motorhome in the UK.

  • Driver's licence
  • Passport with picture
  • 1 utility bill not older than 3 months: 1 utility bill not older than 3 months:
  • Either - Telephone (or mobile), Gas, Water, Electric, Banks statement, credit card statement, council tax or rates, house insurance or flight ticket with valid home address on it.

Please note: that without these documents the renters and the vehicle won't be insured and McRent will not be allowed to hand out the vehicle.

Important Licence Information
If a driver is from outside of the UK or EU - you must:
1) Obtain an international licence OR
2) Send us a copy of your drivers licence in advance, by scan, so it can be sent to the insurers for manual approval.

Please note that that if a customer arrives in London or Edinburgh on a Saturday and they have not been pre-approved they will not be able to drive until Monday.

Additional Drivers:
Every additional driver costs
£ 15 per day with a maximum of 3 drivers in total.

Security deposit / Refundable bond:
The security deposit of
£ 1,000 must be paid at the start of a rental.
Refunded if the vehicle is returned in a proper condition and after the final settlement of the rental contract by McRent HQ. For renters from the USA - deposit of
£ 2,000 must be paid at the start of a rental). Accepted credit cards are Visa & Mastercard.

Parking at Depot:
Car Parking is free of charge.

Liability and Comprehensive Insurance Protection:
The renter bears the costs of any damage that occurs during the rental period while using the vehicle in accordance with the contract up to £ 1,000 per case of damage.

If the damage is caused by intent or gross negligence, especially if the renter was unable to drive due to the consumption of drugs or alcohol, the liability limitation does not apply. The same applies to any damage caused by not observing traffic sign 265 (maximum vehicle height on a road). Despite the agreed limitation of liability, the renter is moreover fully liable for any damage caused by failure to observe the vehicle dimensions (vehicle height and width), by improper loading and unloading and by the load or by driving backwards without being directed.

The renter is liable for any damages claimed by a third party against him/her or against McRent that the renter has caused to a third party during the use of the object of rental. The renter is liable for all fees, levies, fines, and punishments that are imposed on the lessor in connection with the use of the vehicle unless they are caused by fault of the lessor.

Please note: that due to insurance restrictions clients from the following countries are not allowed to rent a vehicle in the United Kingdom (London and Edinburgh).

South Korea
African Countries (Excl S. Africa)
Sri Lanka
North Korea
Bosnia & Herzegovina
Papa New Guinea

Authorised Drivers:
The vehicle may only be driven by the renter himself/herself and by the drivers specified in the rental contract.

Substitute Vehicle:
In case the reserved vehicle cannot be made available at the rental station, the lessor reserves the right to provide a vehicle that is comparable in size and equipment or bigger. That will not cause any additional rental costs for the renter. If a smaller vehicle is offered and accepted by the renter, the price difference of both vehicles is reimbursed. If the provision of a bigger vehicle causes higher ancillary costs, such as ferry charges and tolls or operating costs, such costs are to be borne by the renter.

Public Holidays for UK - United Kingdom

UK 2018 Public Holidays
01 January
New Year's Day
30 March
Good Friday
02 April
Easter Monday
07 May
May Bank Holiday
28 May
Spring Bank Holiday
27 August
August Bank Holiday
25 December
Christmas Day
26 December
Boxing Day


Trips Abroad:
It is possible to make trips abroad within Europe. Any trips to East European countries are subject to the lessor's prior approval. Trips to any war and unstable zones are forbidden.
Please note: No Travel to Russia is allowed.

Shortening of Rental Period:
If a renter shortens their hire period by more than a week - it may be treated as a cancellation of the whole booking and a re-booking. This depends on when the amendment takes place and how many days of hire are being cancelled. Please ensure you always have travel insurance in place.

Cancellation Fees:

  • - Until 50 days before beginning of rental 20% with a minimum of £ 300 of rental price
  • - Between 49 to 15 days before beginning of rental 50% of rental price
  • - Less than 15 days before beginning of rental 80% of rental price
  • - At rental day / day of pick up or by no show 95% of rental price
  • We also charge a nominal handling fee
  • Travel insurance can cover cancellation fees under certain circumstances. 
  • Please ask for a  brochure.
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