2018 Swift Basecamp

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Basecamp is an exciting stylish compact crossover camping vehicle created for life's adventurers, who are seeking to discover new experiences away from the crowd.

Compact in size and weighing in at only 883kg (MRO), Basecamp can be towed by smaller cars and is easier to store when not in use. The SMART Plus bodyshell is strong, tough-wearing and well insulated to cope with life off the beaten track.

Lightweight, well-equipped and with features designed to ensure you enjoy your leisure activities it is a modern take on a touring caravan.


2018 Swift Basecamp


Key features for 2018 models include:-

  • Spacious front seating converts to large comfortable bed or folds away to give huge storage space

  • Extensive kitchen facilities with hot & cold water, sink, fridge, oven, hob and grill*

  • Separate washroom with toilet, basin and shower

  • Removable 'canvas' zipped bags provide great storage, easy access and can be stored fully loaded at home for easier get-aways

  • Large panoramic opening front window

  • Swift Command control system (as in all Swift caravans)

  • Exterior gas BBQ point, exterior shower/wash and exterior 230V mains socket*

  • Thermal Insulation Grade: Three (all year round use)


Basecamp interior Basecamp interior

Basecamp kitchen

Basecamp oven

Swift Basecamp storage

Swift Basecamp rear

Swift Basecamp with awning Leisure view



2018 Swift Basecamp

No. of Berths
Internal Length
Overall Length
Overall Width

  342cm  11' 3"
  510cm  16' 9"
  228cm  7' 6"

Basecamp Plus
  342cm  11' 3"
  510cm  16' 9"
  228cm  7' 6"

Swift Basecamp plan


*Optional Plus Pack

Hugely popular, the Plus Pack provides the finishing touches to help you make the most of your Basecamp at a fantastic price:

  • Solar panel

  • TV aerial

  • TV bracket with travel lock

  • External 230V mains point

  • External BBQ point

  • External shower point

  • External door flyscreen

  • Oven with integral grill


Optional Vango Awning

Add the optional and bespoke-designed Vango Airbeam awning with clip-out bedroom to get extra space and sleeping options.


Optional Exterior Graphics Pack

Choose from one of the 13 individual exterior graphics packs to customise your own Basecamp.


Download 2018 Swift Basecamp brochure

To download a full brochure and price list showing the 2018 Swift Basecamp range of caravans please use our Downloads service.


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The information displayed on this site is given in good faith and every effort is made to ensure accuracy but Tilshead Caravans does not accept liability for any errors or omissions. For precise information on model features, and the exact level of equipment, please contact us as design and equipment levels are all subject to change.