Melford – Explore Scotland in Mellow Yellow

6 Reviews

  • City Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Class/Type Compact
  • Fuel Type Diesel
  • Sleeps Sleeps 2
  • Seats 2 Seats
  • Angelique Angelique

The Motorhome

  • Make: Ford
  • Sleeps: 2
  • Type: Compact
  • Seats: 2
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • First Registration: 2010
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Required Driver License: B

Description

Hey there, meet Melford,our sun-kissed, absolute joy of a campervan. This sturdy little camper has been custom made for people looking to connect with Scotland up close in a swift and hassle free fashion. You drive Melford effortlessly to each and every outpost of Scotland.

Cooking
Melford's living quarters are compact but highly organised so everything is within hand reach. There is a little two pit gas stove, pots and pans in the cupboard and we generally keep condiments in there as well. That way you probably won't have to buy items like sugar, tea, mayo and the like. The cool box under the bed keeps your food cool with ice packs.

Sleeping
There’s a fixed double bed, which runs lengthwise across the van, creating a long stretched bed (so the taller persons can stretch their legs). Very comfortable sleeper, and you can open the tiny porthole windows to regulate the air.

Bikes/shower
We have a bike rack in case you need it. There is also a shower that can be used outside the camper and which is pump-and-spray.

Driving
The van handles like a dream and there is a stereo radio/cd player as well as an aux facility so you can play your own music via the car speakers. Bring your own aux cable to plug in the 3mm jack and also bring your own phone holder. There are various USB ports for charging your devices powered by a separate leisure battery which itself is powered by driving the camper.

Winter camping
Winter camping in Melford can be done (my campers were booked up during the last two winters and guests came back raving) as it's well-insulated. The reality of winter road tripping is that at night you won't be cold in the bed. There is a tent heater too, but you'd be best off huddling around a warm fire in a pub (think apres ski) during the evenings and then diving straight into bed with a hot water bottle and a woolly hat when you are ready to sleep. I'm telling you like it is, and if you think you can hack it, you're welcome to go winter camping.

Campsites
For washing and generally keeping in touch with civilization, you could hit a campsite now and then - I have a list of the ones in the highlands that stay open in winter so just ask me and I'll forward it.

Wild camping
Wild camping (staying on the roadside overnight) is generally tolerated in Scotland, except in the Loch Lomond area (where Nessie resides). It's the Land of the Free after all. Most people do it without any problem, so long as you don't pitch up right on the doorstep of a campsite and keep the noise down. When you want to meet Nessie, just check out the Loch Lomond National Park website, which guides you to spots you can stay overnight.

Insurance
Let me know your age, how long you have been driving and which country issued your licence.


Amenities

  • Airconditioning home area
  • Awning
  • Bike carrier
  • Camping table and chairs
  • Gas cylinder
  • Heating
  • Hot water
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Linens
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Solar panel
  • Toilet
  • TV
  • TV receiver
  • Airconditioning in cabin
  • Cruise Control
  • GPS
  • Power Steering
  • Reversing camera
  • Roof rack
  • Towbar

Insurances

  • Motorhome Insurance: Included
  • Own Risk & Deposit: £300
  • Breakdown Service: National
  • Replacement Vehicle: No

Available in the booking process, from $14.80 per day you can reduce your deposit and deductible to $150.


Pricing

  • Weekly mileage limit: 1,200 km
  • Cleaning Fee: £12

Cancellation Policy


House Rules

  • Festivals Allowed: No

Availability

  • Pickup Time: 3:00 PM
  • Return Time: 9:00 AM
  • 2 nights minimum
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6 Reviews

Angelique is heel vriendelijk en behulpzaam in de omgang. Ze staat altijd voor je klaar. De camper is van alle middelen voorzien dus zeker een aanrader! October 2019
Prior to arriving we were told due to an issue with another van that this van was currently out so we would be given Bottle. We absolutely loved bottle and didn't want to leave! The inside is very simple to use, changing from sofas with a table into a bed. The stove and grill was great and was used daily with no issues. Although the van is 11 years old, it only has 38000 miles on the clock and drove like a dream. The one time I needed to contact Angelique regarding the van, she replied literally within seconds. This was at 10pm! She was a great host and I will definitely be using Angelique and her vans when we next return to Scotland! September 2019
Angelique was truly excellent to deal with. There was a slight issue with the original campervan but she replaced with a newer and better campervan. She's a super chill person and can't thank her enough for making an excellent week! May 2019
We had such a great time touring around Scotland in our VW camper van! It has all the necessities, and is a very practical choice for seeing the countryside. You are able to sneak in places where larger RV's cannot, and it especially helps when on the single-track roads in rural areas. 10/10 for communication and fairness from Jacoba. She is very reasonable and super easy to talk to. We would 100% recommend using one of her vehicles for your camping vacation! August 2018
What you see is what you get. It is a small van, that has everything that you need for a basic and perfect trip in Scotland. Angelique is a good owner, and the communication for arrangements was perfect. We (to persons) had a trip of two weeks in this van, and we did really enjo it! May 2018
This car Mellow yellow:) was very good equiped, we spent 7 days on trip and we never had reason to complained. Of course you can find motorhome with more space and better equipment but for this price it was great deal. Owner this car Angelique thurned out to be very kind person. We was wery happy that we had oportunity to meet and cooperate with She. I sincerely recommend. Bartek September 2017