If you’re looking for the greatest gifts for campervan lovers this Christmas, then let me introduce you to the absolute campervan necessities to share with the aficionado in your life.
It’s never too early to think about Christmas gifts, as long as it’s from October onwards, obviously…
Here are some of the best gifts for campervan lovers in your life. From simple washbags, to cool gadgets for the campervan, to blenders and organisers, I want to inspire you to get the best gifts this year, so you can get even better ones in return next year. Ha!
Best Gifts for Campervan Lovers
Have a read through these fabulous presents for campervan lovers for some Christmas gift inspo in your life.
1. Scrubba Portable Wash Bag
Washing clothes while travelling by campervan can be a bit tedious, you know? Depending on facilities on the road, washing and drying can be a massive hassle.
But, with this portable manual washing machine, the campervan lover in your life can wash their clothes wherever and whenever they want.
The Scrubba Portable Wash Bag is easy to carry thanks to its small size, weighs less than 142g, is much more hygienic and in only 3 minutes of use they will get the same results as a washing machine. It’s not only one of the best gifts for campervan lovers, but it’ll also be a relief for them, and a massive time saver!
2. RISEPRO Solar Shower Bag
This RISEPRO Solar Shower Bag is ideal for any type of campervan because having hot water in the shower is as simple as placing this solar shower on the dashboard of the van while the sun shines on it.
This shower can be filled with up to 20 litres of water, and they can shower with it anywhere they want. It’s made of environmentally friendly materials that are safe for human health and quite durable.
And the best part, it has a smart heat-absorbing design! The SMART black PVC material efficiently absorbs solar energy to heat the water inside the bag. It heats water to 113°F (45°C) in 3 hours in direct sunlight. An incredible gift for a campervan lover!
3. Nostalgia Retro 3-in-1 Family Size Electric Breakfast Station
This campervan lover gift is perfect to save space and to prepare delicious breakfasts. It includes a coffee maker, griddle and oven, so they can cook whatever they like.
This 3 in 1 machine makes everything: coffee, toast and even fried eggs and sausages.
The perfect complement for the most demanding campers, and one of the best gifts for campervan lovers, it’s original, useful and spacious. It’s also a great way to start off every day well!
4. Portable Freezer for Car
Keeping drinks and food at a constant right temperature on a trip in a campervan is essential. That’s why this portable freezer is the perfect gift for any campervan lovers who like to have a cold beer when they arrive at their parking spot for the night.
They can enjoy drinks, ice cream and meals in the middle of a road trip or at any time with a portable cooler – stops at service stations are no longer mandatory!
The JoyTutus portable freezer includes 2 power cords to connect separately with 12/24V DC and 110 AC power inputs, and also features a small solar system for both outdoor and indoor use.
5. Portable Blender
Nothing like a tasty nutritious drink while enjoying the road and the scenery!
Buy this portable blender for the campervan lover in your life and they can make different types of smoothies. It’s an easier way to maintain a healthy diet outside the home in a practical way.
This blender is smaller than traditional models making it more manageable and easy to take anywhere, so you can prepare your smoothies and consume them wherever. Another great campervan accessory to add to the collection.
They’re designed precisely and adapted to work anywhere and at any time. This is a great gift for campervan lovers – there’ll be no excuse to not enjoy a good smoothie!
This machine makes for one of the best campervan hacks out there!
6. Kidde Carbon Monoxide Detector
The campervan carbon monoxide detector is one of the best gifts for campervan lovers because it keeps them safe by beeping to warn them of excess carbon monoxide concentration. It might seem a random gift but of they haven’t got one already, it’s definitely essential.
While cooking, turning on the water heater or sleeping, this gas detector will be on and will alert if the carbon monoxide levels are not adequate inside the campervan.
It also protects during a power outage as it operates on 2-AA batteries that are included with the purchase.
7. Scratch The World Travel Map
Who doesn’t like to make a list of all the countries they have visited?
This is the ideal gift for campervan venturing on long and memorable journeys. As your loved one visits countries, they scratch off the map, and this way they can see which places they have visited and which ones they have yet to see.
As they scratch, they’ll reveal each country with different colours and details about its borders and cities, hilltops, the highest mountains and much more.
Buy a scratch map as a gift for your campervan lover and it’ll make an inspiring decoration to hang inside the caravan. Seeing it all like this also makes them appreciate everything they’ve experienced!
8. Fire Sense Black Notebook Charcoal Grill
Every campervan lover likes to enjoy nature and outdoor activities… And, of course, we also like to enjoy a good barbecue!
That’s why this portable barbecue is ideal, plus it doesn’t take up any space, it folds up and can be stored anywhere.
This mini grill is made of high quality painted steel and uses charcoal as a fuel source. It’s heat resistant, lightweight and can be folded in seconds for easy transport and storage.
Organisation is so important in a campervan. This is perfect!
9. Back Seat Car Organiser
Inside the campervan there must be order, space is essential so having a place to store small things, papers, cables, and more will be one of the best gifts for campervan lovers.
Traveling tidily and with everything they need at hand is possible thanks to organisers like this that attach to the back of the front seats or in the trunk.
This is one of the finest vehicle organisers since it is quite durable and flexible, with several compartments for storing magazines or other items under the seat. It has several internal compartments, one for iPad and other side pockets to store magazines or any other objects.
10. ALPS Mountaineering Tri-Leg Stool
Taking a folding stool with you to the campsite saves space thanks to its convenient size and weight.
This Tri-Leg Stool has a powder-coated steel frame and 600D polyester fabric for strength and durability.
It’s ideal for campervan drivers, campers, fishing trips and more, thanks to its compact and foldable design, as once they don’t need the stool, simply fold it up and store it in its case and you’re done.
It can support a person up to 100 kgs, its size is 7 x 50 cm. Its use is also perfect for any outdoor activity, effectively supporting the weight of an average person. It makes for a great present for campervan lovers as it’s so versatile.
11. LED Colour Changing Strip Lights
Ok this is not the most useful gift for campervan lovers on our list but it is definitely a fun one. It’s great to decorate the interior of a campervan in a unique, subdued and pleasant way, and these will do just that.
These strip lights will give the camper different looks by night. One of the coolest campervan gadgets out there.
They can be configured in different colours, 20 colour options, 6 DIY functions and 8 lighting modes. They can set according to the time and mood, as an ideal lighting for the day, warm and cosy, or a combination of blue and purple for a party atmosphere in the evenings while listening to music and sharing with friends.
12. Camping Hammock with Net
Hammocks have many benefits for campervan lovers; they’re comfortable, take up less space than tents or mattresses, and can be set up anywhere.
The life of a campervan lover is a relaxed one, with stops at beautiful and quiet places. A hammock can offer them an incredible rest in the fresh air and great outdoors.
This is a hammock they can rely on thanks to its 210T parachute nylon materials that are breathable, tear-resistant, durable with ultra-strong nylon webbing for reliable support. A great gift for campervan lovers!
13. Garmin DriveSmart 65, Built-In Voice-Controlled GPS
A GPS navigation system is one of the most practical and best gifts for a campervan driver.
Knowing your location is essential, plus campervans need to know where they can stop with their vehicle, whether it is restaurants or areas that offer certain services for campervans.
This is why a GPS is a wonderful and very important gift as it will be a great companion on the road.
This GPS has a touch screen, is easy to use, has a simple menu with bright, easy to understand maps, is voice activated and can connect to a compatible smartphone to access real-time functions.
It has options to report on TripAdvisor ratings from other travelers about hotels, restaurants, routes and more, has voice-activated navigation, built-in Wi-Fi connectivity and much more.
14. Extra Large Picnic & Outdoor Blanket
Picnic blankets are great for when our campervan friend wants to take a break outdoors.
This picnic blanket is large (1.40 cm long and 1.70 cm width), it can fit approximately four people, but it’s also foldable so it won’t take up much space inside the vehicle.
It has a 3-layer design with soft fleece on the top, PEVA (polyethylene vinyl acetate) on the back and selected sponge in the middle; it’s soft, waterproof, sand-proof and easy to clean. A simple and straightforward, yet brilliant, gift for campervan lovers!
15. Solar Charger 25000mAh Huge Capacity
It’s ideal to have a solar charger to charge your electronic devices to stay connected at all times when you’re in a campervan.
This solar charger has 4 folding solar panels that can be used for everything. It can charge an iPhone about 6 times, tablets about 3 times and Samsung S6 about 7 times.
The dual USB output ports charge two devices simultaneously. Its solar power is 6W and input current is 1A, it is also foldable and waterproof.
This is another one of the best gifts for campervan lovers because in complex or unusual situations it will be a useful tool to help them stay connected.
If you’ve got a bit of money to spend you could also look into buying this Jackery solar charger. Full review on that link!
16. Travel board games
There are so many great travel board games out there, I’ve written a whole list of the best ones. My personal favourite is Monopoly Deal, but check out the list for more great suggestions for the campervan lover in your life.
Ultimate gifts for campervan lovers
Remember, saving space is the key when it comes to selecting the best gifts for campervan lovers. This kind of lifestyle needs to be practical and very creative as they don’t have the comforts and space of a home.
The idea is that each item can help our traveling friends to carry out their daily activities in a comfortable and easy way, taking advantage of the space and without the need to wait to get to a special stop.
By giving any of the items on this list you are giving that special person an even more pleasant and comfortable trip.
If the campervan lover in your life is just starting out, they’re probably missing some vital accessories and that’s where you step in.
I hope these campervan gift ideas have been useful!