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Wave 2

You won’t want the vacation to end

Wave 2 - Day layout Wave 2 - Day layout floorplan

Daytime and Nighttime Layout

You don’t have to make up your bed every night as the Wave 2 has a permanent double bed. The bed has a thick memory foam super flex mattresses for the ultimate comfortable sleep.

The Wave 2 is an adventure waiting to happen. You’ll love the spacious layout giving you loads of room to spread out and relax. It has a generous bedroom with an ultra comfortable permanent French bed plus a clever bathroom design making for easy showering. The kitchen will make cooking a pleasure, complete with 3 gas hobs and a large fridge/freezer. Venture into remote locations off the beaten path. This functional, fashionably elegant motorhome is your ticket to explore New Zealand.

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The chassis has been specially designed for motorhome conversion so the body is wider than van conversions and the ride is much more comfortable. It's packed with clever European design features like the swivelling pilot seats, memory foam mattress, loads of cupboards and drawers, and a spacious bathroom that converts to a drying room.

European Design Benchmark

These German manufactured motorhomes not only look stunning, they incorporate all the design features and technology standard in motorhomes built for private owners but virtually unheard of in a rental motorhome. The pilot seats in the front cab rotate to give you additional seating around the dining table, the windows are tinted and double-glazed for added warmth, and the lighting is all top-of-the-line LED. Not only does the sofa look more comfortable than standard seating in a rental motorhome - it is more comfortable. That’s because the lounge doesn’t have to double as a bedroom so the sofa is designed for seating comfort – not dual purpose seating and sleeping.

Dedicated Bedroom Space

Traditionally, in campervans, the lounge needs to be made up into a bed every night after an active day. That’s the compromise of sleeping in a dual purpose lounge/bedroom. The Wave 2 breaks with tradition. The dedicated bedroom has a permanent French bed so you get to sleep on a super comfortable thick cold foam mattress. Because the bed is permanently made up, you can sneak off for a snooze anytime. Who would have thought this was possible in a rental motorhome?

Winter Comfort

Unlike most motorhomes, the Wave 2 is as comfortable in winter as it is in summer. The full insulation, including double-glazed windows, plus the central gas and electric heating will keep you warm when the weather gets cooler. The bathroom can be used as a drying room. The heater outlet supplies warm air, providing express drying for towels and clothing. It’s easy to spot the motorhomes that don’t have drying rooms – they’re the ones with underwear hanging from the wing mirrors!

Ready for Remote Camping

Don’t worry about squeezing in with other campers in a crowded camping ground, the Wave 2 is designed to get you to New Zealand’s wildest locations and stay there. It’s built to give you the freedom to camp over anywhere - without being reliant on 240V mains power. The long life energy system combined with a 600W inverter (which enables you to use or charge your electrical appliances) give you the power you need to last for days without starting the engine or connecting to mains power. The batteries supply the power and the inverter transforms it into the current you need to run the appliances and equipment.

Unique Space Concept

You can comfortably invite your friends in or spread out yourself since the combination of the seating area and the swivelling driver and passenger seats provide plenty of room around the large table.

It's All About the Drive

You'll be spending a large portion of your road trip either driving or being driven in your motorhome so you'll want to know that it's comfortable and safe. All our Bürstner motorhomes are built on the powerful Fiat Ducato 2.3L turbo diesel chassis – specifically designed for campervan conversion. The 320N of torque will give you all the power you need to tackle any mountain pass. Now with automatic transmission and cruise control, you can relax at the wheel or shift into sport mode for optimal performance. You'll be relieved to know that it comes with all the latest safety features including ABS/ABR (the wheels won't skid on full braking and won't slip when you accelerate), wide-track rear axle for stability, and airbags. The cab has more room, more visibility, better ergonomics and functionality, more drawers and storage compartments, more shelves, more comfortable seats for driver and passengers, and less noise than motorhomes built on vehicles other than Fiat. So sit back, flick on the cruise control and enjoy your escape into the wilderness.

  • Comprehensive insurance – including overhead and underbody damage (excess/deductible applies)
  • Transfers – from the airport or your airport hotel at the start and end of hire
  • Linen & bedding - including sheets, duvets (doonas), blankets, pillows, and as many towels and tea towels as you like
  • Kitchen equipment – Full gas bottle plus crockery, cutlery, cups, glasses, bowls, pots, pans, cooking utensils, coffee plunger, kettle, toaster, clothes hangers, line and pegs, dish cloth and brush, dustpan and brush, water refilling hose, toilet chemicals, toilet paper roll and fire extinguisher.
  • First aid kit - a small fee will apply
  • Touring assistance - including comprehensive touring atlas and 24 hour roadside assistance service
  • Taxes and fees - you pay no extra for extra drivers, cleaning, or one way hire
  • Scott Cook's NZ Frenzy guide books - Free downloadable PDF copy

Optional Extras

You can purchase numerous extras and accessories including liability reduction insurance, inter-island ferry tickets, outdoor table and chairs, snow chains, GPS navigation, camping guides, as well as baby seats and cots. Road User Charge Recovery Fee is included with Maxi Cover Insurance or take the All Inclusive Option and get zero excess (damage deduction), outdoor table and chairs, baby seats, snow chains, GPS navigation, DVDs, WilderNessts camping guide (loan copy), NZ Frenzy guide book (hard copy) as well as Road User Charges.

Vehicle: Fiat Ducato 2.3L Turbo Diesel
Transmission: 6 speed auto
Safety: ABS, dual airbags, central locking
Dimensions: L 5.9m, W 2.3m, H 2.8m, internal height 2.0m
Capacity: 2 people
Vehicle age: 0 - 1  years
Audiovisual: CD/DVD/MP3 player, 19" screen, USB input for external HDD, Aux, FM transmitter for surround sound
Beds: Double (2.0 x 1.2m)
Cooking: 3 burner gas hob, extractor fan, microwave
Fridge/Freezer: 100L fridge, 10L freezer
Heating: Gas/240V
Power: 240V mains, 12V battery, 12V to 240V inverter
Toilet/shower: Combined bathroom with separate shower area
Water: 120L cold, 10L hot
Carbon Emissions: 0.36 TCO2/day
Freedom Camping Certified: Yes

To see the complete specs for all our vehicles, download our Vehicle Specs PDF.

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  • Unlike other motorhome vendors, we won’t deduct a bond from your credit card at pick up if you decide not to take our insurance
  • We don’t have a list of "restricted roads"
  • We don’t charge ridiculous administration fees

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