CAMPING - OWNER REVIEWS
Andy and Michelle did a lot of bush travel and research before purchasing their Ultimate camper trailer. They’ve travelled extensively throughout Australia and have driven many off-road kilometres.
Here are a few happy snaps of some of their travels.
CAMPER TRAILER OWNERS’ REPORT
|Andy and Michelle
|35 – 44
|Model and year
|Purchased new or used
|Hard-floor, side fold
|Optional extras fitted
17” rims, wheel track matched to 4WD, hot water system, heater, window clears, EMP mattress underlay, inverter, curtains, LED bed lamps, outdoor table, front boot mat liner
|Price paid $60,673
|Beds size and comfort of mattresses
King size, high density foam mattress, very comfortable
|How many people does the camper sleep
|Kitchen type, slide-out, indoor, outdoor etc.
|Cooker type, fuel , number of burners etc.
|Twin burner gas SMEV
|What do you like about the kitchen setup
No set-up time, food lives in pantry permanently, spacious 110L fridge, all the convenience of our kitchen at home
|What do you dislike about the kitchen setup
|Water tank capacity
110L water tank + 2 x 20L jerry can storage in front nose cone
|Camper set-up time – with awning
|Camper set-up time – no awning
|Are the camper’s storage areas adequate
Yes, ample storage in drawers, cupboards, bins under lounge, and massive front nose cone
|Deciding factors for choosing this brand
Indoor cooking, lightweight, low ball weight, extremely comfortable, Australia made, cool in summer, warm in winter, no pegs, easy set
|Describe your style of camping – long term, short term
|Set-up camp for a day or two, then move on to another venue
|How often do you use your camper trailer
Most weekends, every holiday, and extended 6-12 month trips
|Axle weight when fully loaded
|Tow-ball weight when fully loaded
|Tow hitch type
Have you had any camper warranty issues
|After 6 months of full time touring: doorway zipper, 2 rivets replaced, sealant repaired – all repaired with no questions asked, excellent
|After sales service rating (please tick)
|Would you buy the same brand again
|Reasons you would / would not buy again
We believe the Ultimate XPLOR is the best camper trailer on the market for us and the way that we tour.
What would you buy if you upgrade your current camping set-up
|Ultimate XPLOR GT
The camper is our home away from home, and we love every second in it.
About the tow vehicle
|Model and year
|LandCruiser 200 series 2012