A ‘new’ motorhome

We have been hunting for some time now for something that has an ‘easier’ bed arrangement. Whilst away for long periods we got a bit fed up of making the bed every night. Whilst on those long ‘stay put’ ventures we also realised that you could, with an end lounge arrangement, leave the bed made up and still operate at the other end of the motorhome. The problem for us is that our driveway, whilst wide enough, isn’t bery long and we are limited to a 6 metre long motorhome. Few and far between – but at long last we have found a Hymer on a Mercedes base that is under 6 metres and has a pull down bed that resides above the cab seating area. So today I drove 632 miles round trip to view it and left a deposit for collection later in the month.


Admittedly, its not as pretty as our VW but it offers a much more practical layout inside, especially fortrips with the newly appointed grandson πŸ˜‰

I’ll put up more details once we have got it home – along with details of how to go about buying our Calypso off us πŸ™‚


About paulandalisons2012tour

Two committed Motorhome fans with an unhealthy interest in all things Volkswagen shaped. This blog will record our latest journey through Europe.
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7 Responses to A ‘new’ motorhome

  1. Neil says:

    Very nice too! You’ll love it πŸ™‚

  2. Andy crouch says:

    Hi. Does this mean that your vw calypso is for sale ? Please let me know as I am currently looking for one. Many thanks, Andy

  3. Andy crouch says:

    Hi, I don’t know if I replied to the right post but I’m interested in your calypso please call me on 07715658673 many thanks Andy.

  4. This is something that I have been looking for. Thanks for such a great job.

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