The best family caravan to buy for any type of adventure

Tips & Guides
27th Oct 2021

Whether your family is big or small, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to picking your next family caravan. With so many great options and features available, knowing what van to buy can be a little tricky – but not to worry, we’re here to help! We’ve gathered our top family caravan picks to help you gear up for your next family roadie!

Here’s our breakdown:

Best Off Road Family Caravan for the family that likes to venture off the beaten track

For families who like to travel a little further down the bitumen and spend most of their time off-the-grid; the Jayco All Terrain is the RV for you. This off-road family caravan is available in three floorplans with the largest sleeping up to six.

This RV provides some great specifications when it comes to outback and off-road requirements. The Jayco All Terrain has a large front toolbox for extra outdoor-gear storage, The rear section also offers kids their own bedroom space with double and triple bunks available.

Features include:

  •  JTECH Independent suspension & D0-35 coupling
  •  12v awning with LED strip light
  • Higher ground clearance
  •  Dust reduction system
  •  2 x 160w solar panels
  •  Sphere WiFi + GPS
  •  Lithium battery
  • 4-burner gas cooktop
  • Plenty of added storage: pack all the essentials plus more
  • 24” TV to keep the little ones entertained
  • Sirocco fans to keep cool while you’re off-grid

View all floor plans, features and more here.

Best Family Caravan for the family looking for unbeatable value for money

When it comes to value for money – you can’t beat the Jayco Starcraft. Enjoy all the creature comforts of home, the Starcraft has everything you need on a family holiday plus more, such as a fully equipped ensuite, spacious kitchen, plenty of storage, and sleeping capacity of up to 6. One of our most-loved caravans, the Starcraft includes a refrigerator, shower, and toilet.

If you want to venture a little further off track, the Starcraft offers a Bushpack model which features higher ground clearance.

Features include:

  • 4-burner gas cooktop and grill
  • Air conditioner
  • 153L refrigerator
  • Shower & toilet
  • Pull-out awning with LED strip light

View all floor plans, features and more here

Best Family Caravan for the family looking for more features for less

The Jayco Journey is one of our most popular caravans. It features floor plans to suit any family and can sleep up to six people (including double and triple bunk bed options). The Jayco Journey is also available in an outback option, which caters for those that want to adventure further.

The best thing about it? The Jayco Journey features a heap of family-friendly extras, including:

  • Air Conditioning
  • Television
  • 171L refrigerator
  • 4-burner gas cooktop and oven
  • Added storage
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave

View all floor plans, features and more here

Best Family Caravan With Bunks & Ensuite for the expanding family

Are you travelling with a slightly larger crew? We’ve got you covered with the Jayco Expanda. Known for its iconic silhouette slide-out bed ends, the Expanda maximises the use of space and comfortably sleeps up to nine.

This family caravan features a full ensuite with a separate shower, toilet, air-conditioner, and a fully equipped kitchen.

Some key features of this RV are:

  • Tent section
  • External storage hatch
  • Slide out lounge
  • Large slide out beds
  • Bunk beds
  • Large capacity 171L fridge
  • Electric awning
  • Air conditioning

You can read more about all the extra features of this RV here.

Still not sure which RV is the perfect fit for you and your family? Our ‘compare the range’ function will help you narrow down those tough choices so you can make the right decision to suit your lifestyle.

Find your perfect Jayco, compare the range here:

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