Winchester Caravans' Blog

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  • Your caravan purchase: new or pre-owned?

    James Mainwaring
    James Mainwaring
    blog / advice / new caravans / pre-owned caravans

    Your caravan purchase: new or pre-owned?

    It’s a big decision to make So you’ve decided to go for it and buy a caravan - let the adventures begin! But first you’ve got a few decisions to make. The first and main one being, are you going to go for a new caravan or a pre-owned one?

    This decision may be very simple if it all comes down to budget. How much are you looking to spend? You will need to consider if you have any ‘must haves’ and if so, are these included in the type of caravan that you are considering? If you want a particular spec level but new models with that level are over budget, pre-owned may be the answer.

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  • For all your caravan maintenance needs...

    James Mainwaring
    James Mainwaring
    blog / advice / servicing / safety

    Maintenance and servicing blog

    Caravan maintenance is a must! Get your caravan booked in for its annual service in good time and look after it in between to ensure it stays in tip top condition...

    Buying a caravan is an investment. It isn’t a small purchase, but it is one that will provide many years of enjoyment and opportunities to create wonderful memories that will last a lifetime. It will give you the means to travel to different areas and countries and experience as many different places as your heart desires and your calendar allows!

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  • Tips for first time caravan buyers

    James Mainwaring
    James Mainwaring

    Tips for first time caravan buyers

    Discover our top tips for caravan newbies - we’ll give you all the info you need to make the right purchase...

    So you’re looking to buy your first caravan - what an exciting time! Just think of all the adventures you’ll have in it and all the places you’ll visit. Owning a caravan not only gives you the means to get away from it all on a regular basis, but also the incentive; once you’ve made the purchase, you’ll want to make the most of it!

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  • Don’t miss our open weekend on 27-29 September!

    James Mainwaring
    James Mainwaring
    blog / events

    Swift Basecamp with Vango Awning

    We’re hosting an open weekend on 27-29 September to celebrate the release of the new 2020 models and mark four years of trading as Winchester Caravans.

    As we are now official Swift dealers, we’re thrilled to welcome the new 2020 ranges and will have a selection of models on display. As an extra incentive, we’re also waiving the manufacturer’s delivery charge on all new Swift caravans, which is a saving of over £500 to our customers.

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We are passionate about caravans, which is why we have created our very own Winchester Caravans blog. If you want to keep up-to-date with the wonderful world of caravanning and are always looking for tops tips and handy hints, then why not check out our regular blog posts?

What's more, our blog is the perfect opportunity to share your caravanning stories. If you have a story to tell, send us an email ( and you could see yourself published on one of our blog posts. We want to hear about your journey!

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Winchester Caravans will be attending the Motorhome and Caravan Show 2019 at the NEC in Birmingham from 15-20 October, so plan your visit and pop in to find out what we can offer you!!

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