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New Staff Member – Jim Reed

Today marks a new milestone within Southdowns Motorhome Centre as we grow as a business with the addition of new staff members to the family. Southdowns Motorhome Centre has been steadily growing year on year to become one of the largest motorhome dealerships in the UK. We have a staff count of 45 and growing and we are still very …

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Special Event For New Laika Customers

Here at Southdowns Motorhome Centre, we are always trying to find new ways to enhance and add value to our customers’ experience when they are purchasing their motorhome with us. Over the past couple of months, we have been in discussions with Laika about how we can do something really special for the Laika brand and create a truly memorable …

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Erwin Hymer Group Bloggers

The Erwin Hymer Group is synonymous with the motorhome industry, so it seems fitting that they have reached out to the motorhome community to select several very lucky individuals to write blogs about their adventures. In return they get given a motorhome and must travel around Europe documenting their experiences in that motorhome; I could think of worse things to …

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Concorde Himmelfahrtstreffen 2019

Concorde’s annual event is fast approaching, so we’re calling on our Concorde owners to join us at this year’s exclusive annual ‘Himmelfahrtstreffen‘, which is Concorde’s largest customer event. The event is centred around the Concorde factory and the surrounding Franconian countryside and is always very popular with Concorde owners from around Europe, the famous romantische strasse (The Romantic Road translated) starts about …

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Liner-for-Two to be on the Front Cover of Practical Motorhome

Southdowns Motorhome Centre’s 2019 Carthago Liner-for-Two motorhome will be making its way onto the front cover of Practical Motorhome. We are delighted to announce our Carthago Liner-for-Two is going to be on the front cover of Practical Motorhome’s Luxury Special edition. Thursday 2nd May saw Peter Baber the Reviews Editor from Practical Motorhome, pick up Carthago’s 2019 Line-for-Two, the 4 …

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Laika 55 Year Anniversary

6th April 2019 marked the 55th Anniversary of Laika, our Managing Director, Andrew Ayling and Sales Advisor, Rod Freeman attended the spectacular event in Tuscany, Italy. The special anniversary was in commemoration to Giambattista Moscardini, the man that created one of the industry’s most loved motorhomes, Laika, back in 1964. The event is a testament to Laika for being consistent …

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Carado Special Offer

Southdowns Motorhome Centre currently has an amazing special offer on eight 2018 Carado Motorhomes. The offer is across several Carado models, so check our online showroom to see what models are discounted.    Apart from a significantly discounted price, these Carado’s also feature a free multimedia pack. This package, worth £2,000, includes an ‘Xzent’ satellite navigation device, a reversing camera and much more. For the full list …

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NEW Accessories Shop Website – Now Live!

We have exciting news, our Accessories Shop website has been launched to the public. Head over there now to check out our extensive range of accessories – TV’s, Awnings, Sanitation, Furniture and Gas and much much more. You can order online or in store https://www.southdownsmotorcaravans.com/ The Shop is situated at our showroom building Painter Close, Anchorage Park, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO3 5UH. …

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Jargon Buster

We do get asked a lot what some of the ‘jargon’ is that is listed either in the brochures or our website.  So we’ve compiled a list of ‘Jargon Busters’ to help everyone! Glossary of Terms A-ClassA motorcaravan that has a purpose built body on a chassis. The living area and the cab are made by the factory. AESAutomatic energy …

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