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Coachman Caravans

Coachman Caravans have a reputation for producing high quality, well built caravans
Coachman Caravans have a reputation for producing high quality, well built caravans

Tuesday, 27, Jul 2010 11:46

Luxury caravan brand crafted in Britain, known for their distinctive layouts

Coachman Caravans have been building tourers at their production plant in Hull for over twenty years. During this time they have developed a reputation for producing high quality, well built caravans.

Jim Hibbs and George Kemp, both previous directors of ABI, formed Coachman Caravans in 1986. The Explorer Group acquired Coachman in 1997, then Jim and the management team bought it back in 2001. The company employs over 100 staff, who pride themselves on the superior quality of their vehicles and their excellent after-sales service.

Coachman Caravans enhance the resale value of their tourers by offering a five year manufacturer's warranty and a six-year water ingress and body delamination guarantee. Certified by the National Caravan Council, their tourers are inspected on everything from fire safety, weights and dimensions to gas, electrics and ventilation.

Sitting at the higher end of the market, Coachman Caravans tend to be more expensive and heavier than other makes but are known for their high quality finishes and stability on the road.

Coachman ranges

The Coachman Amara offers value for money, style and comfort with eight flexible layouts to choose from. The five Coachman Pastiche layouts are popular with families for their practicality, and come in either two to four berth options. The luxurious Coachman VIP range offers comfort and quality with clever storage solutions and plenty of added extras. While Coachman's Laser caravans sit at the top of the portfolio, offering the best in equipment, quality and style, with the choice of four or six berth models.

Packed with top branded accessories, some of the fittings you can expect to find in a Coachman caravan include, Truma Ultraflow water and Combi-Boiler heating systems, Thetford kitchen and bathroom appliances, and Status 530 swivel directional TV aerial that picks up both analogue and digital TV signals.

With unit sales growing each year Coachman Caravans are an established front runner in the caravan market. Their model year runs from the 1st September to the 31st August.

For more details, news, rumour and discussions about Coachman Caravans, join our community group for Coachman Caravan Owners.

Coachman secures best practice accreditation

Coachman Caravans has a range of models including the Coachman Amara

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Coachman Pastiche 520/4 beats the chill in cold chamber test

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Coachman has put one of their newest models through its paces in severe cold temperatures to test how long it would take to warm up

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ReviewsOverall Rating

Coachman VIP 460/2 - 2009

Only complaint is the warranty...Read More

Coachman Pastiche 420/2 - 2007

I will be upgrading endvof year, coachman have my vote, a little more pricy but worth saving my pennies, I would like a VIP 545....Read More

Coachman Amara 530/4 - 2004

Best van we have ever owned will not part with it for a long time yet....Read More

Coachman Laser 655/6 - 2011

Attention to detail in overall build is not the best (the sealant is poor and looks dirty after a couple of outings) unfortunately we had 27 issues an...Read More

Coachman 545/4 - 2012

Every one wanting to look at van thought I was at the Lawns, downer was fridge not working on gas....Read More

Coachman Amara 530/4 - 2004

Had this van 5 years, been a great van no major problems, love it....Read More

Coachman Laser 655/6 - 2011

This van is fantastic - it tows well and has impressive features. We feel let down by so many quality issues and poor main dealer support. Coachman ...Read More

Coachman Pastiche 520/4 - 2009

The fact that we have had so many problems with the van disappoints me especially as I was told they are a quality van. Problem is that having looked ...Read More

Coachman Wanderer - 2010

An excellent caravan with good all-round fittings and workmanship. ...Read More

Coachman VIP - 2005

A great van, but it's quite heavy so you need a substantial towcar, we tow with an Audi A6 Quattro. But I Overall, thoroughly recommended....Read More


Contact Details

Coachman Caravans Ltd.
Amsterdam Road
Sutton Fields Industrial Estate
Hull HU7 0XF
Tel 01482 839737

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