'Blu Max' VW Bay Window: Riviera Pop-Top / Westfalia Interior Costa Mesa, CA exterior 'Blu Max' VW Bay Window: Riviera Pop-Top / Westfalia Interior Costa Mesa, CA interior 'Blu Max' VW Bay Window: Riviera Pop-Top / Westfalia Interior Costa Mesa, CA
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'Blu Max' VW Bay Window: Riviera Pop-Top / Westfalia Interior

Costa MesaCA


Blu Max is a 1978 Manual Shift Deluxe Westfalia/Riviera Pop-Top Camper :: 2 sleeping berths (sleeps 4 adults), ice box, sink, potable water tank, propane camp stove, RV electrical/water hook-ups, SmartPhone jack We, your genial hosts at Vintage Surfari Wagons, are experts at facilitating California Epic Road Trips in our nostalgic yet robust VW Camper Buses. We have been for over 14 years now. Our intimate knowledge of this world class environment, coupled with the deep experience and intuitive understanding of what keeps these unique dream machines on the road is unsurpassed by any competitor in our region. Everybody needs a hero and Blu Max is ours. He is a Neptune blue,1979 Manual Shift Deluxe Westfalia (with a Riviera Pop-Top) and his outstanding achievements include slaying Big Sur, conquering Yosemite, and prevailing against the rare and unexpected assaults by Mother Nature. Although your feet will never leave the ground - you'll be flying high with Blu Max as your pilot. VDUB TRAVEL TIP #217: Go fearlessly! VDUB TRAVEL FACTOID: Blue Max is an informal name for the Pour le Mérite, a German military decoration heroically earned from 1740 until the end of World War I. Its most famous recipients were the pilots of the German Army Air Service. Ace Max Immelmann was one of the first airmen to receive the award on January 12, 1916.
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Bill & Diane Staggs
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within 12 hours


Make: Volkswagen
Model: Bay Window
Type: Camper Van
Sleeps: 4
Length: 15 Feet


Air Conditioner
Dining Table
Kitchen Sink
Inside Shower
Outside Shower
Ceiling Fan
Tow Hitch
Bike Rack
Backup Camera
Extra Storage
Leveling Jacks
CD Player
Audio Inputs
Handicap Accessible
Propane 2 lbs
Water Tank 10 gallons


Pet Friendly
Festival Friendly
Smoking Allowed
TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS :: Be aware of where you can and can't go http://www.vwsurfari.com/policies/ . THE GRAPEVINE :: Know where it is [on the 5 Freeway], stay off of it, DO NOT DRIVE IT - no matter what type of vehicle you have rented from us. DRIVERS :: 2 max, 25 years or older, both need to be present at pick-up. COACHELLA :: OK. BURNING MAN :: NOT OK. SMOKING :: Our vans are smoke-free...



Linen Pack

One linen pack contains linens for two people. Each pack includes 2 pillows with cases, 1 top & 1 bottom sheet, a blanket & a comforter, 1 picnic blanket, 2 beach towels. There are 2 sleeping berths in all of our buses except Nalu Im'i, that means if there's 3-4 people you will need 2 packs.

Sleeping Bag
Camp Chairs

Available at no extra charge

Ice Chest/Cooler

Available at no charge

Pet Fee

We love dogs... talk to us about this if you plan on bringing FiFi. Max 2 dogs, under 45 lbs each.

Surfboard Rack

Please let us know in advance if you require surfboard racks so that we can have your ride ready to roll when you arrive.

Bike Rack

Keep in mind that you can rent bikes almost everywhere you go, and if we put one on your bus you won't be able to open the back hatch. We recommend that you rent, unless you are bringing your own bikes.

Hibachi Grill [propane]

In summer, when temps are high, we cannot have open flames in California, so if you want to grill outside this is a welcome option. In cooler temps a campsite grill can be utilized [most sites have outdoor grills, but not all].

Propane Heater

We provide 1 bottle of propane for the heater, the rest is on you.

Blue Tooth Speaker
GPS Unit

Limited Availability. These units are becoming antiquated, however, you are welcome to take one if one is available at no extra charge.



Daily: $169
Weekly: $1,183
Monthly: $4,732
Minimum Nights: 3
Cancellation Policy
There is a non-refundable administration fee of $50 for bookings that are cancelled. If reservations are cancelled 30 to 8 days prior to pick-up there is a $250 cancelation fee. 7 days prior to pick-up there is a $250 or 50% of rental charge (which ever is greater) fee. There is a 100% of rental...

Mileage Charges

100 miles included per day

$1.25/per mile of additional mileage