Vancouver Island's family owned camper van rental company


Located in Cobble Hill, British Columbia, Base Camp offers classic camper vans for exploring Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands, and the Sunshine Coast. The vans come fully equipped with everything needed to enjoy life on the road. These Westies are vans with a difference. Each of our vans is equipped with a modern and dependable Subaru engine. This is the modification of choice for Westfalia owners, a desirable upgrade costing 12-15 thousand dollars. This thoroughly modern powerplant provides a 60% boost in horsepower, more torque, better fuel economy and reliability. No more lugging up moderate hills, overheated engines or holding up traffic.

From the Base Camp shop in Cobble Hill, renters set out adventuring idyllic settings among picturesque mountains, lakes, rivers, oceans, and forestsVancouver Island offers a bounty of recreation opportunities including kayaking, hiking, and surfing. Those looking to simply relax and live life in the slow lane enjoy the Westfalia Vanagons, which offer plenty of charm and thumbs up!  

Unlike other rental companies, our vans are not moving billboards, graffiti bombs or Instagram quotes. Base Camp vans let you think you own it!

Base Camp is a locally owned and operated company that promotes life outdoors and epic adventures. We are proud to share and help you seek the ideal adventure in one of our classic camper vans around Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands and the Sunshine Coast.