Life in a Campervan
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
about daily life in a campervan
When you're looking to buy a campervan, we've found that a lot of our clients want to know more about us and how our services can benefit them. That's why we have put together the following collection of frequently asked questions and answers. You can see them all further down this page.
Still can't find what you're looking for? This is just a collection of popular questions surrounding campervan life, so you should be able to find the answers you're looking for on our main FAQ's page. Alternatively you can directly contact one of our experts for support or guidance.
Or if we’ve left anything out, please ring us on 01403 336 369 or email email@example.com - for a chat or to book a visit - and let us know how we can help you in your quest for the right campervan.
We're looking forward to meeting you in person when you visit Sussex Campervans. Thank you for making an appointment so that we can have the right person available to answer your questions during your guided tour. We're keen to find out more about you, so that we can create the perfect vehicle to suit your lifestyle and make your dreams become reality.
Deciding if a campervan is right for you
Why a campervan?
Sussex Campervans are fully equipped with all you need on board, so packing to go away is as easy as going to stay in a hotel. You’re in control! You don’t have to book ahead, because you don’t need to stay on busy campsites - there are plenty of places to park up for the night for free. Check out what our campervan owners have to say about the campervan life and why we think campervans are a great choice.
Can I really sleep well in a campervan?
All of our campervans at Sussex Campervans have been specifically built to provide you with a good nights sleep, that is equal to what you'd get if you were at home in bed. Not convinced? Watch a video with one of our campervan experts to find out how we can make make such a bold claim.
What's a campervan like to live with day to day?
What is life in a campervan really like? It's incredible. But obviously our opinion might be slightly biased. That's why we've put together the following article, so that you can hear first hand what it's like living in a campervan.
Sleeping bags or duvets? Which should I use in my campervan?
This is one of the controversial questions that many campers will wrestle with in their lifetimes. To solve the debate once and for all, we took to social media and asked our large base of customers their opnions. Find out what they had to say.
Are there any good campsites near Sussex Campervans?
There are tons of campsites located near our workshops in West Sussex. All of the sites are different and offer something unique. See our blog post and read up on some of the best campsites near Sussex Campervans.
Everything you need to know about funding your campervan
How much does it cost to own a campervan?
A campervan can seem like an expensive investment, but once you factor in the freedom and experiences it will give you for many years to come, it becomes a small and worthwhile price to pay! See our information about finance plans, insurance costs and energy options to get an idea of the overall running costs.
Isn't campervan insurance really expensive?
Not necessarily! Just because a campervan is a bigger vehicle, it doesn’t mean it’s always more expensive to insure. As with any vehicle, there are a lot of factors which will affect your insurance quote. We have a video which goes more in depth on how much you can expect to pay for campervan insurance.
Do you offer campervan insurance plans?
While we don't offer our own insurance plans, we work with our customers to help find them the best deals. See how we can help with finding you the best campervan insurance.
What energy can I use in my campervan?
Most of our campervans come with our SX system - an underslung, refillable LPG tank. There is also an all-electric option if you are looking for an eco-friendly vehicle. Both of these have the option of adding solar panels to the roof to top up your leisure battery. See our video for more information about campervan energy options.
Where can I buy LPG for my campervan's refillable LPG tank?
In the UK most LPG stockists have an Autogas LPG pump. They tend to be in the garages on main A-roads and in motorway service stations. The easiest way to find them is to ask Google for 'LPG stockists near me' or our Campervan energy options.
ULEZ - can I still drive my campervan in London?
We have a lot of customers ask us, with Londons Ultra Low Emissions Zone, can I still drive my campervan in London? The short answer is yes, but there are some things you still need to know about. Check out our short ULEZ guide.
How can I protect my campervan from thieves?
There are a number of straight forward steps that you can take to ensure that your campervan stays safe and secure. You can read about our tips for protecting your campervan in this article.