Elddis Crusader Shamal

Thursday, 28, Nov 2013 09:54

Brand new for 2012, the Elddis Crusader Shamal is a luxurious four-berth single-axle tourer. This caravan features a spacious end bathroom complete with a domestic-style shower unit, the new Thetford auto-fill electric-flush toilet and a granite-effect basin. Two fixed single beds to the rear and a convertible double at the front all have wide-opening spring-assisted beech wood slatted bases allowing for easy access too. Meanwhile, the kitchen area is fully-equipped to rustle up a hearty dinner, with the granite-effect sink for cleaning up afterwards. Plenty of storage, an extractor fan, Spinflo oven, three-ring hob and external barbeque point all add to the high-quality features boasted by the Shamal.

A very stylish model, the Crusader Shamal has chrome fixtures and fittings throughout, boasting the same specifications as the larger twin-axle Crusader models. A Heki Deluxe tilting rooflight in the main area and an additional rooflight in the washroom give the caravan a light and airy feel, while the sprung upholstery adds to the comfort. Hardwood cabinetry and the 'Chocolate' bamboo-effect heavy-duty flooring add to the feeling of luxury.

The Shamal is an all-weather model, with Grade III thermal insulation and an Alde Hydronic Compact 3010 programmable combi heating and water system providing top-of-the-range comfort. The new streamlined body shell cuts down on fuel consumption when towing, while the sports alloy wheels add to the classy look of the exterior. A range of entertainment features are supplemented by optional extras, but include a freeview TV with integrated DVD player and USB input as well as a sound system which supports CD, radio and iPod.

  • Berth: 4
  • MTPLM: 1,644kg
  • Internal Headroom: 6'5"
  • Shipping Length: 24'5"
  • Awning Size: 991cm

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ReviewsOverall Rating

Elddis Crusader Shamal - 2012

The low-lights was having to wait for the van, highlights is simply owning a caravan that shouts excellence, driven by a very good PDI which in today...Read More

Elddis Crusader Supersirocco - 2001

Again 1-5 is not demanding nor searching enough. I would stick my neck out here a say 95-100. This caravan was bought as a one owner from new,10yr ol...Read More

Elddis Crusader Mistral - 1993

There are minor hairline cracks in the plastic on the exterior. Otherwise it's been very good....Read More

Elddis Crusader Hurricane - 2000

I bought this caravan used, and considering it's now nearly ten years old, it's holding up very well....Read More

Elddis Crusader Typhoon - 2010

The cupboards are a bit too small and narrow. But in general we've been very happy with it....Read More

Elddis Crusader Super Scirocco - 2007

Trim didn't extend all the way to the bottom and the corners themselves were not finished. Was a second-hand purchase. ...Read More

Elddis Hurricane - 2000

A very good van - we would welcome a database for repair centres as well!...Read More

Elddis Crusader Super Scirocco - 2005

No problems so far, and looking forward to using it more over the coming months. ...Read More

Elddis Crusader Hurricane GT - 1993

I was really after a fixed bed model, but compromised on space and practicality with the Hurricane GT. ...Read More

Elddis Crusader Superstar - 2000

You'll need a big vehicle to pull this one as the MTPLM is 1800, but second-hand it offers superb value. I bought it at 9 years old for £5000 which is...Read More

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Delves Lane
Co Durham, DH8 7PE
Tel 01207 699 000
Web www.elddis.co.uk

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