The latest caravan reviews and advice from our team

6 days ago

What’s the best campsite for your caravan holiday?

Caravan and motorhome holidays are great, aren’t they? We have our own home-from-home, so we know our holiday accommodation is going to suit us, and all we have to do is decide which campsite to take it to. That decision is important if we want to have the best experience; however it isn’t always as straightforward as it sounds as there is such a diverse choice of campsites (or caravan/holiday parks, if that’s what you want to call them) available.
Advice 2 weeks ago

All the essentials you'll need for your first caravan trip

Any decent dealer will give you a handover when you pick up your new tourer and that’s always the best time to ask any questions – but here’s a reminder of some of the kit you’ll need before you head off on your maiden voyage!
Review 3 weeks ago

Swift Eccles 645 Review

It’s been 100 years since the launch of the Eccles caravan and this special edition fuses the traditional with technology – but who is it aimed at?
Best Great British campsites for caravanners: Morfa Bychan Holiday Park Best Of 1 month ago

Best Great British campsites for caravanners

Caravanning is great value and a brilliant way to explore the best of our green and pleasant land, with some pitches costing as little as £4 per person per night. Here’s some the best Great British campsites and why you should go!
Advice 1 month ago

Essential accessories for touring caravans

It’s a good idea to create a checklist of all the essential items and caravan accessories you need for any holiday or weekend away. But what should be on that list?
Feature 1 month ago

Top 5 best windbreaks

A windbreak is an essential bit of kit when you’re caravanning or camping but with so many on the market, how do know which one is best for you?
Advice 3 months ago

Is it worth joining a caravan club?

Most caravan owners join a club as they can save you money, help you enjoy owning a caravan, and provide many opportunities for great holidays.
Advice 4 months ago

3 recipes to cook, in your caravan using a slow cooker

On a cold and dark evening, there is simply nothing better than coming home to a hearty meal. A slow cooker can be a great timesaver on a winter caravan holiday, allowing you to spend more time with friends or family doing the things you love and less time worrying about cooking - whilst still providing a delicious dinner for all.
Advice 4 months ago

How to store your caravan safely

Where’s the best place to store your caravan when you’re not having a lovely holiday in it? Here's all your options, along with the pros and cons..
Advice 6 months ago

Which caravan layout is best for me?

With experience, most caravan buyers are often looking for a specific layout and know what they do and don't want, but with so many choices, how do you decide which layout is best?
Advice 6 months ago

Buying a Caravan Safely Online

Buying a caravan is a big investment so it's vital that you take steps to protect yourself and your money. Following the steps below could help you stay safe and safeguard your money.
Feature 6 months ago

Top 5 Caravan Sites in the UK

Choosing a ‘Top 5’ list of sites for touring caravans (or motorhomes) has been a pleasure and a challenge. So, with apologies to all the other wonderful campsites out there that there wasn’t room to include, in no particular order, here’s Auto Trader’s Top 5 sites..
Advice 7 months ago

Your guide to caravan holidays in Cornwall

A caravan holiday in Cornwall can be better than the Caribbean. Why? Because you don't have to fly across the Atlantic when Cornwall has glorious beaches and crystal clear sea that's just as good; better still, there are lots of campsites there, so you can take your caravan, and here's a few top tips to make Cornwall your favourite holiday destination for years to come.
News 8 months ago

Auto Trader Caravans Teams Up With The NCC

As part of our commitment to quality vehicles and adverts for our buyers, we've teamed up with the NCC (National Caravan Council) - the body which represents the caravan and motorhome industry.
Advice 9 months ago

Don’t just hitch-up and go

When did you last use your caravan, and is your caravan still covered by any warranty? These are two very important questions for your safety and your pocket.
Advice 10 months ago

Calming those towing fears…

Most people take to towing surprisingly easily once they've tried it, but it's easy to understand why plenty of people are put off caravanning because they fear towing.
Caravan Advice 1 year ago

Caravan sellers' guide

When it comes to getting the best price for your caravan, selling privately online is always a good way forward. Here's our guide to help you through this process
Swift caravan Advice 1 year ago

Caravan buyers' guide

Buying a caravan is a great way to get more out of your leisure time, have more holidays and weekends away, and create great memories that you’ll never forget, so it is important to make sure you buy the right one.