2020 Swift Basecamp 2 & 4

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The Swift 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. It's a wonderful vehicle to base your outdoor pursuits from.

Compact in size and weighing in from only 902kg (MRO), the 2020 Swift Basecamp can be towed by smaller cars and is easy to store when not in use. NEW for 2020, all Basecamps are now built with SMART 3, totally timber-less construction with a revolutionary composite floor with a dual density foam core that is made from recycled plastic.

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

With the Swift Command system, you can stay connected to  your Swift Basecamp from your mobile phone via the clever app which links you to the onboard Swift Command control system. You can locate your Basecamp or use it to turn on the lights and heating for a welcoming return to camp.

There are three models of the Swift Basecamp for 2020 - the standard Basecamp 2 model and the new Special Edition models available in either Basecamp 2 SE or Basecamp 4 SE configurations, which adds extra features. Both models can benefit from the optional Plus Pack to further improve specifications.


2019 Swift Basecamp


Key features for 2020 models include:-

  • Powerful Whale blown air heating keeps you warm all year round

  • Aluminium framed front seat bases lift up to allow storage for extra equipment

  • Basecamp 2 variants: The front seating makes up into a large double bed 6' 5" wide by 6' 0" long or two single beds

  • Basecamp 4 variant: Front double bed plus side dinette which can form two bunks if required

  • Extensive kitchen facilities with hot & cold water, sink, 85 litre capacity fridge, oven, 3 burner hob and grill*

  • Separate washroom with toilet, basin and shower

  • Removable zipped bags provide great storage, easy access and can be stored fully loaded at home for easier loading

  • Large panoramic opening front window

  • Swift Command control system with touchscreen control

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

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


The Special Edition (SE) model also features:

  • Special Edition exterior graphics pack

  • 16” ‘Rim Fire’ Alloys

  • Spare Alloy wheel in gas locker

  • Rear door with window

  • Exclusive ‘Tangerine’ soft furnishing scheme

  • Soft touch wall pads with integrated storage pockets

 Swift Basecamp SE


Basecamp seating Swift Basecamp exterior
Swift Basecamp hob Swift Basecamp fridge
Swift Basecamp storage Swift Basecamp shower
Swift Basecamp window Swift Basecamp oven
Swift Basecamp SE

Swift Basecamp SE seating

Swift Basecamp SE seating

Swift Basecamp SE rear door

Basecamp 4 seating Basecamp 4 Interior
Basecamp Kitchen Basecamp Bunks


2020 Swift Basecamp 2

Swift Basecamp plan





No. of Berths
Internal Length
Overall Length
Overall Width

Basecamp 2
  342cm  11' 3"
  510cm  16' 9"
  228cm  7' 6"

Basecamp 2 SE
  342cm  11' 3"
  510cm  16' 9"
  228cm  7' 6"

Plus Pack


2020 Swift Basecamp 4

Swift Basecamp 4

No. of Berths
Internal Length
Overall Length
Overall Width


Basecamp 4 SE
  3.91m / 12’ 10”
  5.59m / 18' 4"
  2.28m / 7' 6"

Plus Pack


*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:

  • 100W Solar panel

  • TV aerial

  • TV bracket with travel lock

  • External 230V mains point

  • External BBQ point

  • External cold water 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 Weight Upgrade

Want to carry more kit in your Basecamp? Upgrade the MTPLM (maximum weight) to 1300kg, giving a total user payload of up to 287kg.


Optional Exterior Graphics Pack

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


Which new Swift models do we have on display?

Click here to see our list of new Swift caravans available to view/purchase.


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.