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Motorhome Holiday Exchange

To offer your motorhome, RV, or campervan for a holiday exchange please send the details using our submission form.

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Insurance
It is sometimes difficult for UK based motorhome owners to obtain insurance for non-EU driving licence holders. We strongly advise you to ensure, in advance, that you can obtain insurance cover for your proposed exchange. We understand that Saga may accept non-EU licence holders as additional drvers. Contact via their website external link


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 Exchangers comments

"thanks to your web site we have successfully exchanged five times tanks for everything"

"Hello, we have managed to set up an exchange via this web  site,  thank you."

"We have found again a swap partner. Thank you for the opportunity on your site. "

"We arranged exchange with canadian people they spent june in France and we are going to Canada next month many thanks, it's so fine last year we did it with australian people naw we are looking for South african swap"

"After a succesfully swap with NZ, we have arrange now a swap with AU. Thank you very very much for your help both times!!"


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Canada - Exchange wanted Nouvelle Zélande & Australie 2019
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2019

CANADA
We are a retired couple, living near Montréal, Québec, Canada.
We own a classe C, Fleetwood Icon motorhome with a Mercedes automatic diesel engine. 24 feet long, full equipped.
We are looking to swap a month, February 2019 to travel New Zeland
and
a month, March 2019 to travel Australia.
Because the weather, we recommend to come Montreal, Canada, between April to October 2018 or 2019. Our Motorhome is available.
Lise & Michel

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Submitted on: 10/12/2017

ARGENTINA - Exchange wanted EUROPA 2018
Offered: Car/caravan in 2018 - Wanted: Car/caravan in 2018

I offer to exchange my motorhome Mercedes Benz SURY impeccable, with all comforts, stove balanced shot, hot water tank, stove with oven, refrigerator, (all these elements work with gas packaging) Air conditioning cold heat, (with cable at 220v) Converter 12 a 220v, digital TV, Car stereo, 2 double beds, and a single, closets, bathroom with bathtub, toilet, sink, water tank, a black water sewer tank and two gray water sewage tanks, and two tanks of Gas Oil, autonomy 600km consumption with CNG 10km X Lts, without CNG 6Km X Lts. capacity for 5 people, dining room, several cupboards, trunk containing camping table, chairs, grill, cooking disk, and gas hose and burner. The engine is Mercedes Benz 608 with gas oil and CNG. is equipped with Vigia System, (inflates the covers permanently, and in case of puncture, do not have to change them) also protects the engine in case of failure. new covers. I have traveled throughout South America and has behaved magnificently.

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Submitted on: 10/12/2017

Italy - Exchange wanted USA 2018
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

Our motorhome have 7 berths and we look for a similar vehicle, in USA , in 2018 august.

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Submitted on: 17/11/2017

Ireland - Exchange wanted usa 2018
Offered: House in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

Hi I am looking for a motorhome/ RV for my family of 6, to travel in USA {route 66} for 3 weeks in July 2018, in exchange for my traditional cottage {family home} in a peaceful, rural location in southern Ireland and possible use of car.

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Submitted on: 12/11/2017

France ( Burgundy) - Exchange wanted Australia (South East) 2018
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

We are a retired cople of 66 and 65 based in Burgundy and own a Dethleffs Globebus 2008 campervan ( 5.99 m X 2.10) set up for two people
We had already maked one exchange with NZ in 2017.
we would like to make exchange ( non concomitant) around January and February 2018 to visit South East of Australia

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Submitted on: 05/11/2017

New Zealand - Exchange wanted France 2018
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

We are an active, non-smoking, couple living on a west coast surf beach 45 minutes drive from Auckland International Airport, New Zealand. We have a 2006 6.8m NZ made Allisee motorhome on an automatic Mitsubishi Fuso 4.9m Turbo Diesel vehicle (Set up for 2 people.) which we would like to exchange for a similar quality motorhome for mainly staying in beach camping around Lacanau France from mid-August for 4-6 weeks.. We like to stay mostly in one spot in a paid camp ground (at Lacanau Les Grand Pins in 2017 with an exchange) and surf and I also play tennis. It has an above-cab small double bed with stairs (not a ladder) or a large downstairs bed can be made up if preferred - the table drops down and there is a leather and foam insert to go on top of the table. It is similar to Hymer quality although it does not have front swivel seats. It has an almost full width flip-up back window. It is kept in covered storage in Henderson (30 minutes from our home at Piha and 30 minutes from Auckland International Airport.) It has leather seating in the cab and living area, reversing camera, awning, rotational shower door, extra outdoor hot shower, heater (no aircon except in cab when driving)) automatic levelling, automatic satellite, Sky TV, integrated sound system, raised 130 L fridge with built in freezer, microwave. inverter, four burner hob with rangehood, grill and separate oven, solar panels and tow bar. We can send photos and further details if you are interested.

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Submitted on: 10/10/2017

New Zealand - Exchange wanted United Kingdom 2018
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

We are a retired cople based in Auckland New Zealand and own a 2016 Kea Breeze Campervan, it is fully self contained with everything one would need for a great touring holiday around NZ.
It has 2 double beds one of them being a drop down from the roof but ideally it is very well suited to 2 people giving much more usable space. We are coming to the UK in August/September 2018 and would like the use of a Campervan for as many weeks as possible during that period. If you would like more details on any of the above please feel free to contact us.
Cheers for now, Nigel & Sara

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Submitted on: 02/10/2017

France - Exchange wanted Canada, Usa 2018
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

Nous sommes un couple de retraités de 68 et 65 ans qui habitent le centre de la France, sur les hauteurs de Clermont-Ferrand. Gare et aéroport à proximité.
Nous souhaitons réaliser un échange de camping-car avec un couple sérieux, non fumeurs, en Amérique du Nord (Canada–Usa), pour environ deux mois.
Aucune date n’est encore calée. Printemps ou automne 2018 vraisemblablement.
Nous proposons, non simultanément, notre CC Mc Louis Steel 572 de 2010 motorisé par un Fiat Ducato 130 CV en très bon état. 1 lit central double fixe + 1 couchette double à la place de la dinette.
Frigidaire, congélateur, four, chauffage au gaz, panneau solaire, Tv satellite à recherche automatique, radio CD, auvent, toilettes à cassette, douche séparée, caméra de recul, porte-vélos, etc.…
En 2013 nous avons réalisé un échange très intéressant de trois mois en Australie, renouvelé un mois en 2015.
En 2016 un échange de trois mois en Nouvelle-Zélande.
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We are a retired couple of 68 and 65 who live in the center of France, on the heights of Clermont-Ferrand. Train station and airport nearby.
We would like to exchange a camper with a serious, non-smoking couple in North America (Canada-Usa) for about two months. No date has yet been set. Spring or fall 2018 likely.
We propose, not simultaneously, our CC Mc Louis Steel 572 of 2010 motorized by a Fiat Ducato 130 CV in very good state. 1 double bed fixed double + 1 double berth in place of the dinette.
Fridge, freezer, oven, gas heating, solar panel, satellite tv with automatic search, CD radio, awning, cassette toilet, separate shower, rearview camera, bike rack, etc.
In 2013 we made a very interesting three-month exchange in Australia, renewed one month in 2015.
In 2016 a three-month exchange in New Zealand.

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Submitted on: 01/10/2017

Montreal-Québec-Canada - Exchange wanted Europe-North Europe-United Kingdown 2018
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

We are a couple Serge 64 years and Mireille 55 years.We had already maked two exchanges with Europe 2013 ,2015 .We would like make exchange for summer or autumn 2018 or 2019 between two or three months.This exchange can be concurent or not. Our motorhome is B class (200000 km) GM18 feets mx (www.safaricondo.com).We will like the same dimention (if it is possible).We speak french and a few english. It is a pleasure to know you. Serge and Mireille.

Nous sommes un couple Serge 64 ans et Mireille 55 ans.Nous avons déjà fait 2 échanges avec l'Europe en 2013, 2015.Nous aimerions faire un échange pour l'été ou automne 2018 ou 2019 entre de 2 à 3 mois.Cette échange peut être simultané ou non. Notre camping car est un classe B (200000 km) GM 18 pieds mx (www.safaricondo@com).Nous aimerions si c'est possible la même dimension. Nous parlons français et un peu anglais.Au plaisir de vous connaitre.Serge et Mireille

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Submitted on: 27/09/2017

France - Exchange wanted usa or canada ou australia or norway 2018
Offered: House in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

hello we are a french family with 4 persons : 2 children 13 years old -twins- and us : Christian (ingeneer and me, Delphine, teacher. We would like a motorhome (camping car) to USA or Canada ou Australia or Norway for August 2018 during approximatly 3 weeks (you can come more than 3 weeks if you want!) .
We live in a big house (2046 sqft/190m2) in France, one hour from lyon. We are in a small village near saint Etienne. It is close from differents places and well situated to visit.
The house has a swimming pool wich is heated, a big garden (21527 sqft/2000m2). We have a lot of photos to send you by email if you want. We love travelling and we have already done 2 exchanges (Reunion island and Iceland). We love meet people and discover a lot of things. We love the nature...If you come here, we will help you to planify your visits...
My children are quiet : they spend their time to read!!!!!! we love music (we play piano, guitare and violin) and practicing sport. You will have a lot of things to do at our home!!!! Contact me for photos...
see you soon!

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Submitted on: 11/09/2017

France - Exchange wanted Australia 2018
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

We are a French Family leaving in Grenoble: our two boys are 11 and 13, we are 46.
We have a very nice 2008 VW T5 California Confortline 4wd. Perfect for a family of 4 people. Fully equipped with fridge, gas, heating, Bike rack…
We are experience travelers, having motorhome since 10y now.
We are looking for the same type of vehicle in Australia preferably north Australia but we are open. We would target July-August 2018.

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Submitted on: 04/09/2017

UK - Exchange wanted Australia
Offered: Motorhome in 2017 - Wanted: Motorhome in

My wife and I live near London and have a Hymer B546 A-Class motorhome. It has a walk-in rear bathroom and all the normal features (fridge, cooker, oven, double sink etc). It is available any time in 2018
Our son lives north of Sydney and we are visiting him for Christmas. We would like to extend the visit with a tour around Australia for about 3 weeks. We have had two previous successful swaps when visiting our other son in NZ.

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Submitted on: 18/08/2017

South France - Exchange wanted USA from Chicago to Los Angeles 2019 
Offered: House in after-2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2019

My wife and myself aged sixty years both wish discover the Western United States in June or September 2019 with our two small children who are 11 years old. We propose to exchange our three bedroom house with swimming pool and our car against a camper van to make the trip Chicago - Los Angeles via especially Route 66

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Submitted on: 17/08/2017

Australia - Exchange wanted England 2018
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

Hi this is Bob and Sue in Adelaide, Australia. We are both in our 60s and retired. I have a UK Passport and current UK drivers licence . We have a 2008 Winnebago Leisure Seeker,Iveco,23ft long,3ltr turbo diesel, 70,000ks,reg.serviced,excellent condition, sleeps 4, electric double bed that comes down from the ceiling and double over the cab, RV cycle A/C, diesel heater, fridge/freezer, sep.toilet/shower,microwave, gas cooker with 3 rings, TVDVD,4 walkie talkies, Honda 2kva generator, sat nav.,awning,ALL cooking utensils, cutlery, bedding etc. The motorhome is available anytime in 2018 and we are looking to swap for 3-4mths (June-September neg.) to travel England, Wales,Scotland and possibly S.Ireland? We will be stationed in Newcastle, Northumberland at my families home, EMail :-

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Submitted on: 09/08/2017

Australia - Exchange wanted France/UK/Italy/Europe 
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

EXCHANGE RV Sydney Australia for EU.
Our 2003 Mercedes Sprinter has all usual facilities for wild or park camping for 2 people. Fully self-contained with solar panel. Located northern fringe of Sydney on Hawkesbury River . Can pick you up at Sydney Airport. Motorhome Club insurance ok by joining Club. Could include loveable Australian Labradoodle/riverside camping/Blue Mountains retreat etc by negotiation. Van is available anytime to suit your plans.
We are a mature retired academic couple (driver just turned 80) looking to explore Italy, Austria, Hungary, Croatia, France. We arrive Rome 25 April 2018 and return home mid June/July. We have experienced many Motorhome and driving European tours, the latest with a UK exchange in 2016. Continental Insurance/breakdown cover must be possible. We would prefer a fairly compact RV similar to the Sprinter with double bed at floor level possible (no climbing involved). Ideally we would pick up Rome and drop off Provence, France but are flexible.

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Submitted on: 03/08/2017
 
UK - Exchange wanted New Zealand 2018
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

Hi. My husband Tom and I, Bobbie, own a 1975 Bay Window Westfalia Campervan, fully restored and in beautiful condition.
I am a New Zealander but live in the UK ( 36 years now). We are 70 and 62 respectively.
Next year, 2018, we are going back to visit friends, family and see more of NZ for about 2 months and for some of this time we would love to be travelling in a campervan/motorhome. This would be both North Island and South Island as outlined below.
We arrive 6th Feb and would like to use a campervan to travel round the Coromandel Peninsula for about a week and maybe up to the Bay of Islands.
Mid-march we go to the South Island for about 3 weeks and would love to travel in a camper for some of this time.
I don't know if it is possible to exchange with 2 different people, North and South Island.
Our camper would be available for whenever you would like to use it in the UK in 2018 or later on. I state the UK because as she is a grand old lady and although going like a gem we would not want her to go on exchange to Europe. Photos of her (Bettina) are available.
I hope someone wants to exchange!

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Submitted on: 25/07/2017

UK - Exchange wanted New Zealand 2018
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

We have a 4-6 berth Carioca 706 with diesel Fiat engine, registered 2012, with all mod cons - solar, shower, microwave, etc in Midlands, UK, available anytime 2018, or we could swap our house for same dates.
Would like to tour New Zealand in Jan/Feb 2018 in 4 berth van (kids are 16 & 19).
Please get in touch to discuss dates.

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Submitted on: 19/07/2017

UK - Exchange wanted Australia 2018
Offered: House in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

We are looking for a motorhome in Australia from April 2018 (we are going to the Commonwealth Games) but could pick up anywhere...looking for a fixed bed/drop down bed motorhome that is good for two people.
We offer a beautiful old house in rural Wiltshire not far from Stonehenge. The house has four bedrooms and has attractive gardens. We could also offer a car and a 2 berth motorhome if required.
Thinking of April until Christmas 2018, maybe a bit less, maybe longer!

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Submitted on: 17/07/2017
 
Spain - Exchange wanted New zeland 2017/18
Offered: Motorhome in 2017/18 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2017/18

Hello . we are a couple of 45 from spain with a Mobile home Joint for 2 or 4 people. We are interested in visit New zeland . If you have a mobile home or campervan for 2 or more people and whant to visit Spain or another country in europe we can talk and exchange our campervan. Because of the wheather i prefer to visit between december to february and i recomend you to come to spain between april to october depending the places that you whant to visit.

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Submitted on: 25/06/2017

UK - Exchange wanted USA, NEW ZEALAND, 2018
Offered: Other in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

We have lovely 5-6 berth static caravan near Tenby Pembrokeshire Wales .It is in our half acre garden very peaceful and quiet ,lovely views of countryside and just 1-2 miles from the coast We would like to exchange for a motor home in USA ,New Zealand, or other countries

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Submitted on: 10/06/2017

St Petersburg, Florida, USA - Exchange wanted UK/Scotland/Ireland or Continental Europe 2018
Offered: House in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

We, a retired professional couple, will finish building a 2 bdrm-2 bath house in St Petersburg, Florida by the end of 2017. We would like to exchange for a small motor home/camper van, either left or right hand drive for several months beginning May of 2018.
We will also have a car and two bicycles for you to use.
We are flexible, so please contact us with your questions and offers.

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Submitted on: 22/05/2017
 
Scotland UK - Exchange wanted USA (east coast) 2018
Offered: Motorhome in 2018 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

We're at young at heart professional couple in our fifties & experienced motorhomers. We can offer our Neismann Bischoff Arto van in exchange for a similar spec van & are keen to explore the east coast of the USA in 2018 - ideally late spring/early summer or late summer / early autumn. Also open to alternative suggestions & places worldwide.
Our 7m motorhome sleeps 4 with a fixed double bed at the rear & a double overhead bed at the front - fully equipped with shower room, fridge, large TV, solar panels, leather upholstery, large garage etc.
Scotland is a beautiful country to explore & very motorhome friendly. We live on the River Clyde about 30 mins drive from Glasgow & less than 2 hours from Edinburgh. The famous North Coast 500 route is within easy reach & a perfect way of seeing some spectacular scenery in the north of the country. We're also only a day's drive away from many places of interest in England & Wales.

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Submitted on: 17/04/2017
 
SW France - Exchange wanted New Zealand 201718
Offered: Motorhome in 2017/18 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2017/18

We are an English semi retired couple living in South West area of France. We have a 7 meter integral motor home manufactured in France. 'Le Voyageur' .It is set for two people,has separate sleeping area with shower & toilet .Mercedes automatic engine .heater. AC. 2 solar panel. T.V. It would be available our Spring/Summer 2017. We would like to visit New zealand either 2017 or 2018 your Summer.

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Submitted on: 19/01/2017
 
England - Exchange wanted South East Australia 2017/18
Offered: Motorhome in 2017/18 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2017/18

Hi, my wife and I are looking for a motorhome to use during the Christmas / New year period 2017 / 2018 for visiting family in Sidney & Melbourne. We have a 2009 Chausson Allegro96 3 birth motorhome that can be made available any time during 2017. The main two births are permanent single beds, the third birth is made up using the lowered table and a "jigsaw puzzle" of cushions. There is a large air awning with a sleeping pod. More details available on request

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Submitted on: 24/12/2016

Québec, Canada - Exchange wanted Europe , France, Spain, Portugal, Belgium 2017/18
Offered: Motorhome in 2017/18 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2017/18

We are a retired couple 58 year old, living near Québec city in the Canada. We love to travel around Canada and USA with our motorhome. We want to make a swap in septembre , octobre 2017 or in may , june 2018 for 3 or 4 weeks.
Our motorhome is a classe c ,Thor Chateau Siesta 24SA 2011 , camping-car capucine, on a mercedes diesel frame.
Nous sommes un couple retraité de 58 ans, nous habitons près de la ville de Québec au Canada. Nous aimons visiter le Canada et les États-Unis avec notre motorisé. Nous aimerions faire un échange en septembre, octobre 2017 ou mai,juin 2018 pour une durée de 3 à 4 semaines.
Notre motorisé de classe c, Thor Chateau Siesta 24SA 2011, sur une base mercedes diesel.
Thanks, merci Pierre et Diane

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Submitted on: 15/11/2016
 
Uk - Exchange wanted Australia 2018
Offered: Motorhome in 2017 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2018

Hi, We are Ray&Shirl and we our in our mid 60s,we live in Leeds Yorkshire, In the UK.We are looking to swap our reg 2000 low mileage Autocruise Valentine 4 berth camper.Consisting of the following features.....
Over cab bed and lower make-up double,shower/toilet, gas hob/oven, we would like to swap for similar type in Australia, preferably around NSW (but anywhere would be considered ) as we have family in the Sydney area. We would like to visit Australia around March/April 2018 for at least 3 month's, we could make our Camper avaliable anytime given enough prior notice. We have exchanged successful twice before in New Zealand without any problems.
Hope to hear from you.
R&S

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Submitted on: 28/10/2016

Belgium - Europe - Exchange wanted South Africa, Namibia, Iceland, Canada 2017/18
Offered: Motorhome in 2017/18 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2017/18

Hi
We are a family of 4, parents nearly 40y old, and 2 fantastic daughters of 12y and 13,5y old.
We travelled a lot, both with campervans (Europe, Australia, New Zealand) and with backpacks (Africa, Europe, Asia). Our children are used to travel since they were born ...
We have a campervan that sleeps 4, a Mercedes Benz type "James Cook". We call him (surprise ;-)) "James".
Our James is fully contained, with toilet and shower, fridge, airco, ... and is easy to handle due to its size (3m15 high, 5,5m long).
The upperbed can stay during the day if you wish, the dinette makes a 2p bed at night.
We know how important it is to take care of our belongings and those of others, and are very responsable. I'm a social worker working in education and my husband is a scientific researcher in plasma-astrofysics.
We would like a swap from the end of july 2017/2018 till end of august 2017/2018. Returning swap can be at any other time, we would like to be at home when you leave here to give some info.
Looking forward to hear from you soon!
kind regards
Annemie and Jesse

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Submitted on: 26/10/2016

UK - Exchange wanted Norway/Sweden. Australia New Zealand. 2017/18
Offered: Motorhome in 2017/18 - Wanted: Motorhome in 2017/18

Hi. We have a left hand drive (ideal for Europe) 4/6 berth motorhome in good clean condition with all the usual required features. 6.5m long. Stored near where I live in NE London.
We would like to exchange in Norway/Sweden summer 2017 and Australia or New Zealand Jan/Feb 2017 or 2018.
Ours is available to suit your timetable.

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Submitted on: 04/09/2016
 
belgium - Exchange wanted anywhere, world 2016/17/18+
Offered: Motorhome in 2016/17/18+ - Wanted: Motorhome in 2016/17/18+

We have a nice and clean fiat ducato burstner, 6m long, 3m high with all necessary equipment,extra solar panel and seperate shower. 1 permanent bed over the cab for 2 persons, 1 permanent bed in the back for 1 person and when changing eating table = place for 2 persons Travelparty : 2 adults(53y) both teachers, very reponsable.
We made already 1 very nice motorhome exchange, we are also very experience house(44x) and car exchangers, we know how to take very good care of other belongings.
Open to all offers.

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Updated on: 13/3/2016
 

A few thoughts for first time exchangers.

You probably need to place your listing or ad at least 6-8 months prior to your contemplated holiday.

Look for an exchange with a motor home that is similar in size to your own. Remember you will be in a different country and you will need to concentrate on traffic conditions and road signs rather than the size of the vehicle.

Come to an agreement over insurance and any other costs that may occur during the exchange, for example if the fridge breaks down, or you get a blow-out in one of the tyres.

Join a motor home association in the country you intend to holiday in. They can often make bookings for you on ferries etc and provide good information on camping sites.

Keep in constant touch with the people you have exchanged with building up a bond with them so that you both feel comfortable with the exchange.

Last but not least it is worthwhile producing a realistic itinerary so that you can accommodate all the sights you envisage visiting.

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