Sat Nav, Blue Tooth, MP3/4 Player -Designed for use with a Motorhome – Available Here


Sat Nav, Blue Tooth , MP3 ,MP4 all in one


At South West Motorhomes we are delighted to be stocking the Snooper Ventura Pro S5000. This Portable Sat Nav is designed specifically for caravans and motorhomes, Ventura Pro calculates safe routes based on your vehicles width, length, height and weight. Includes unique search facility of over 20,000 campsites and motorhome stopovers in 31 countries!


Available for Hire with your motorhome at £39.00 per week


Now includes campsite and motorhome stopover information supplied by ACSI, BordAtlas and Camperstop!



Select the facilities you require from the built-in ACSI, BordAtlas and CamperStop databases then search and navigate to one of 20,000 campsites and motorhome stopover sites across 31 countries across Europe. In many cases Ventura will even show you a photograph of your chosen campsite before you depart!


Snooper have joined forces with camping and motorhome stopover specialists ACSI, BordAtlas and CamperStop to provide you with the richest campsite and motorhome stopover site data available and all stored on board Ventura as standard. Simply select the country and region you want to visit then select from an indepth list of facilities you require such as campsites with swimming pools, watersports, a nearby river, by the sea and with shops, restaurants etc Ventura will then do the rest. A list of campsites that match your chosen criteria will be displayed, some even include photographs so you can see the campsite first hand. Once you have selected the campsite or motorhome stopover you want to vist, Ventura will route you straight there.

Caravan Club and The Camping & Caravanning Club
Snooper Ventura now also comes with complete lists of Caravan Club campsites, Caravan Club Approved campsites plus The Camping & Caravanning Club campsites – all preloaded so that you can search and navigate straight to them at the touch of a button!


New and improved mapping
Latest street level mapping supplied by Navteq

Junction view
Full screen images of main motorway junctions are displayed in advance to help you navigate more safely.


Lane guidance
Specially formulated lane guidance software provides advanced notice of which lane or lanes to use when approaching junctions for safer driving.


My Speed
The speed limit of nearly every road across Europe can now be clearly displayed on the Ventura Pro S5000 at all times. Choose between speed limits for cars and advisory speed limits for caravans and motorhomes. In addition, My Speed can also be set to alert you if you accidentally exceed the speed limit at any time.


Navigate by Junction number
Search and navigate to motorway junction numbers using the updated ‘Find by map’ function including Junction numbers.

Your route
Create and save your own bespoke routes. Use the map view to select the roads you would like to travel or search road by road, use ‘Your route’ to build your own personal, tailored routes.

Point of interest ‘corridor’ search.
Choose to search from our extensive list of Point’s of Interest using our new ‘corridor’ search facility. The ‘corridor’ search function enables you to search specifically along your pre-programmed route.

User controlled adjustable map text
Increase the size that road names and numbers are displayed on screen making them easier to read for safer and easier navigation.

Route timer
Set Route timer to alert you when you need to take a break. Set the maximum driving time allowed and set the advanced warning time you require before your next break is due. The Route timer clock will keep you advised of the driving time you have left and will automatically alert you when it’s time to take a break.

Car navigation.
Although Ventura has clearly been designed to navigate caravans and mobile homes on safe and legal roads it also incorporates a car setting. Simply switch Ventura to car mode and it will navigate you on the most effective routes for your car instead!

Advanced street level mapping with unique Ventura routing
Recognised as the industry leader in digital street level mapping Ventura uses Navteq data. Ensuring you are taken seamlessly from A  to B on the best possible route 

Extended European cover as standard
Ventura comes with street level mapping of Western and Eastern Europe as standard.


Extended European Cover now extends to:- 

UK• Ireland• France• Spain• Portugal• Italy• Austria• Switzerland• Belgium• Holland• Luxembourg• Germany• Denmark• Norway• Sweden• Finland• Poland• Estonia• Lithuania• Czech Republic• Latvia• Liechtenstein• Hungary• Romania• Slovakia• Slovenia •Serbia •Montenegro• Croatia• Turkey• Greece• Albania• Bosnia & Herzegovina• Bulgaria• F.Yugoslavia Rep.of Macedonia• Russia






Glastonbury 2013 / Silverstone- Updated 1st May 2013

Due to cancellation and a increase in the fleet we have the following motorhomes available for the Glastonbury period.

6 Berth – Large Rear Lounge – Rollerteam 746 – £1500

6 Berth – Large rear bunk beds – £1500

4 Berth Rear Fixed Bed – £1200

Hot of the press they will not be available for long.

For more information please contact us on 01460 234848

Sunshine and Lazy Days – Availability in May 2013


At last we have had a few weeks of lovely sunshine and dry days.  All our motorhomes have been road tested and had a trial weekend away to ensure they are in tip top shape for the coming season. This year we have a wide variety from 2 berth van conversions to 4 berths with fixed beds to 6 berths with one of the largest rear lounges in the Market   and a spacious bunk bed 6 berth as well.   We have invested heavily in our fleet this year to ensure you have the best holiday ever.

Our motorhomes come with bike racks, awnings, tv & dvd’s players, and much more.  A full inventory is available on request.  We have the following vehicles available for the month of May.


Rollerteam 695 – Rear Island Bed – Simply perfect  with spacious accomodation and outside storage garage

Rollerteam 694 – Rear fixed bed to one side – Automatic transmission – Beautifully finished with extra large fridge and seating area

Rollerteam 746 – Large rear lounge – huge over cab bed with ample storage and space for all within.

Rollerteam 707 – Spacious Bunk Beds – Excellent layout with large kitchen work area and two dinettes for extra seating


Our Motorhomes are available for weekends from £399 collect day 1 return Day 4 before 17:00 (subject to availability) or for a week from £599. Take any of our motorhomes to Europe up until the 22nd of May and get free European travel , unlimited milage and two drivers for no extra charge save over £100…



Easter Opening Hours 2013



Thanks for looking on our Blog. We are loving the sunshine and hope everyone is having fun this Easter. Its not to late to book a campervan holiday with is in the UK or Europe. We have some sepcial offers with free European travel and much more.


We are open

Good Friday   09:00 till 14:00

Saturday  09:00 till 13:00

Easter Sunday – Closed

Bank Holiday Monday  12:00 till 15:00

Hours as normal from Tuesday.

Whats in My Motorhome ???

What’s in My Motorhome ????


We have heavily invested in new vehicles for the 2013 season with 10 new vehicles in transit  to us from Italy. This year we are offering 2/4/6 berths with a variety of great layouts both manual and automatic. The vehicles have solar panels, reversing aids, digital aerials, awnings, bike racks, cab air con  and are jam packed with equipment to make your holiday perfect.

listed below is the extensive inventory both domestic and camping  equipment in our motorhomes for 2013

Domestic Inventory – (Cultery etc is multipled per berth of the motorhome)

Cultery Set – Knife, Fork, Spoon, Teaspoon                              Knives -  Bread, Chief, Utility

Table Ware – Tumbler, Wine Glass, Mug,  Dinner Plate, Side Plate & Cereal Bowl

Wooden Spoons                                                                             Tin Opener

Cork Screw                                                                                         Scissors

Bottle Opener                                                                                  Fish Slice

Serving Spoons                                                                                 Oven Tray, Pyrex Dish

Kettle (Gas)                                                                                       Chopping Board

Salt & Pepper Set                                                                             Pots and Pans – 3 Saucepans &, Frying Pan

Coffee pot                                                                                          Washing up liquid, Sponges, Tea towels

Camping Equipment

1 x Extension Lead 25m & Carrying Case & European Adaptor if applicable

1 x Hosepipe & Attachments  (Fresh Water)                        2 x Levelling Ramps

1 x Fire extinguisher                                                                       1 x Dustpan & Brush

1 x set of spare bulbs                                                                     1x Silver Screen (Thermal)

Fluorescent Vest / Jacket (1 Per person)                                              1 x Emergency First Aid Kit

1 x Emergency Vehicle Kit                                                            1 x Warning Triangle

Chairs  ( 1 per person)                                                                   1 x Outside Table


1x Useful Box ( Things you might need)

Looking Forward to the 2013 Holiday Season

ere so excited !!!



Spring has come … Our daffodils are fighting for a chance to shine… a little more sunshine here please.   After what seems like a long winter to us here surviving floods / heavy snow and gale force winds.  At South West Motorhomes we are thrilled to get our first new motorhome in for the season.

tribb 2013


Today the Tribute 669 has arrived with us here in Ilminster. It will join our Hire fleet in March.  Also heading our way are our brand new Rollerteam 707 and Rollerteam 746 which we are expecting from Italy any day now.   Its great to start getting the fleet in for 2013 , they are higher specification than before with more accessories to make your holiday so much more comfortable.









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