Rental California Beach Camper T6 VW in the South of France

Rental Van California Beach Camper

Volkswagen T6.1

Fully equipped 5-seater van

From 84 € / day*.

* Rate applicable in low season

Available for hire in our Fréjus branch, in the South of France, the California Beach Camper, marketed by Volkswagen, is the modern version of the famous Combi from the 1970s. Nicknamed “Scout” by CapVanGo, its practical and comfortable configuration is ideal for family travel as it can accommodate up to 5 people.

5 people

Sleeps 4-5

Manual gearbox


VW California Camper Beach van exterior
VW California Beach Camper open van

Weekend rental

Van VW California Beach Camper interior table

Weekly rental

Van VW California Beach Camper interior equipment

Monthly rental

Features of the Volkswagen T6.1 California Beach Camper

1-burner stove 

30 litre fridge

Stationary heating


With friends or family, the California Beach Camper van has a large storage capacity and many facilities and equipment that will perfectly meet the needs of each traveller.

It has a small retractable kitchenette on the side panel with a 1-burner gas stove, a rear bench seat that can be converted into a bunk bed, and a manually-raised roof that hides a large bed. The stationary heater and blackout blinds on all windows promise great sleeping in.

A portable compressor fridge is provided to complement the kitchenette. This van is also equipped with an external side awning for pleasant meals out of the sun and a solar shower.

California Beach Camper Bed
Interior VW California Camper Beach
Fridge VW California Beach Camper
Solar shower VW California

The Volkswagen California T6.1 Beach Camper with its car-like dimensions is suitable for the narrow roads of southern France and the Alps. With a height of less than 2 metres, it can be parked in most car parks and bivouacked discreetly in the evening. Moreover, this class 1 vehicle does not benefit from additional motorway tolls.

Technical specifications

  • Length 5 m, width 2.30 m and height 1.99 m
  • Diesel engine 2.0 TDI EU6 Blue Motion 150 HP
  • 6-speed manual gearbox
  • Cruise control and speed limiter
  • Parking assistance system
  • Car-Net App-connect & Bluetooth interface for mobile phones
  • Car radio colors with 6.5″ touch screen
  • 5 seats with isofix child seat anchors in the rear
  • Air conditioning
  • Stationary air heater, programmable, with radio control and additional heater
  • 80 litre fuel tank

Interior and exterior equipment

  • Manually operated pop-up roof with two side windows and 120x200cm bed
  • Rear bench seat converts to 2-3 person bed with comfort mattress
  • Kitchenette (on the side panel with 1-burner gas stove with piezo ignition)
  • Portable compression fridge 30 L, 12-230V, bluethooth with lithium battery & usb plug
  • 1 additional battery
  • Stationary heater
  • Exterior side awning
  • Camping tables for inside (in the sliding door) and outside, 2 folding chairs & 4 stools.
  • Solar shower & water supply (20 litres)

Our options (for a fee)

  • Bike racks (4 max)
  • Roof rack
  • Tailgate tent
  • Bedding kit

And many more to discover

Have you hired a van and want to know how to collect it on the day? The keys are usually handed over at our office in Fréjus, but we can deliver the vehicle to the place where you are at the time of rental.

We can deliver the van within a 20km radius of Fréjus, Saint Raphaël Les Arcs-Draguignan TGV station, Saint-Tropez, Nice and Cannes airports and even Marseille (for a fee)!

To do this, simply tell us at the time of booking and we will do what is necessary to give you the keys to the vehicle at your convenience on the day.

Availability of the California Scout

Calendar is loading...
- Disponible
- Réservé
- En attente

How to use the California Beach Camper?

Do you want to rent a Beach Camper? You’ll need some tips on how to use the amenities of this exceptional van. Vincent from CapVango, a van expert, shows you some tips on how to use some of the features of the California Beach Camper van to travel with peace of mind.

How to unfold and fold the bench seat of the van to transform it into a comfortable bed? Vincent shows you the video demonstration so that you can do it yourself without any trouble!

Visit CapVanGo’s Youtube channel for more video tips to make using your California T6.1 van a breeze and ensure that your trip goes smoothly.

Travelling in a van

Travelling in a van

With friends, family or just the two of you, there are many ways to travel in a van. Thanks to its large capacity, the Volkswagen California Beach Camper allows you to travel with several people in absolute comfort thanks to its many features that will make your trip a dream.

Take advantage of this wind of freedom to travel the most beautiful roads in France and Europe on board this exceptional, fully equipped van made in Volkswagen.

CapVango, expert in van travel in the PACA region, will help you prepare your logbook to travel through the most beautiful places in this region with its magical and exceptional landscapes and discover its heritage. Road trip, visit to local producers, our agency will accompany you throughout your journey!