Elddis Odyssey

There is a wide range of flexible layouts in the Elddis Odyssey range to choose from
There is a wide range of flexible layouts in the Elddis Odyssey range to choose from

Tuesday, 27, Jul 2010 04:20

Elddis Caravans present the classically styled Elddis Odyssey range offering the next level in refinement whilst maintaining the company's reputation for building great budget caravans of exceptional quality.

2012 brought with it an exterior redesign, with sleek front and rear panels complemented by a silver hitch cover and side skirts.

A 7'6" wide body gives more room inside the cabin, and the fixed bed models are fitted with memory foam mattresses and a Coolmax topper. Meanwhile, LED mood lighting enhances the warm atmosphere in the evenings. Al fresco comfort is not forgotten with the introduction of an external gas barbeque point and an awning warmer.

Four layouts in the Elddis Odyssey range give customers an ample choice of affordable caravans, with configurations suited to both couples and growing families. The Odyssey 540 is a very popular layout, offering a fixed double bed in the centre and a spacious end washroom with seperate shower cubicle.

The Elddis Odyssey 634, introduced in 2010, is based on the best selling four-berth Elddis Crusader Supersirocco model with a twin axle and end washroom.

In July 2011, Elddis introduced one new four-berth layout to this range, the Odyssey 650, which features two-fixed single beds in the rear, much like the layout in the Crusader Supercyclone.

Finally, the 656 model offers an affordable six-berth option, with a fixed double bed and a spacious washroom in the rear, as well as a flexible double dinette in the centre.

New features for 2012

  • Lighter weights across the range
  • All-new stylish exterior
  • Exclusive 'Easy Glide' bed technology for easy bed conversion
  • Improved bathroom storage cabinets
  • Improved kitchen lighting
  • Cocktail cabinet
  • High security locks
  • TV brackets fitted (model specific)
  • Improved rapid heat-up system
  • GRP underskin to caravan floor providing water resistant barrier
  • Standard 'Figaro' upholstery and alternative fabric options in 'Estina'and 'Linden'
  • Alternative 'Cardinal Mirage' leather option with 'Linden' accessories
  • Alternative Aquaclean fabric option in 'Kento'
  • Removable 'Everest Twist' carpet
  • Co-ordinating 'Profido Chiaro' worktops
  • 'Noce Prosecco' locker doors
  • Carbon Monoxide (CO) monitor

In August 2012, Elddis dropped the Odyssey range from it's collection, replacing it with the new Elddis Affinity, which is built using their pioneering Solid Construction technique. This method features industrial-grade adhesives in place of screws and bolts, to deliver added strength, lightness and dryness.

For more details, news, rumour and discussions on the Elddis Odyssey, join our community group for Elddis Caravan Owners.

Elddis to sponsor CaravanTimes Facebook LIVE Giveaway

There will be more goodies to giveaway in the next CaravanTimes Facebook LIVE event

To celebrate the extra special Avante 462 caravan competition from Elddis, the leisure vehicle manufacturer is sponsoring the CaravanTimes 2nd Facebook LIVE Giveaway.

ELDDIS COMPETITION: Could you be the next Avante Adventurer?

From Summer 2017 to Summer 2018, you could have a brand new and exclusive Elddis Avante 462 2-berth to go on the trip of a lifetime

Are you recently retired? Are you thinking of taking a Gap Year? Have you got travel plans you're just itching to put into motion?

Erwin Hymer takes over Explorer

The Explorer Group Ltd will now be known as Erwin Hymer Group UK Ltd.

The Erwin Hymer Group, Europe's largest manufacturer of motorhomes and caravans, have agreed to acquire 100 per cent of the shares of The Explorer Group Ltd., a leading UK manufacturer of caravans and motorhomes, including all of its subsidiaries.

ReviewsOverall Rating

Elddis Odyssey - 2002

The bed needs to be a little longer for the van to get top marks for comfort. Other than a few niggles with some of the equipment I've been quite happ...Read More

Elddis Odyssey 524 - 2002

Water ingress caused damp in this caravan. We chose it for the layout and bought it used with one owner. It came with a warranty which was helpful whe...Read More

Elddis Odyssey 540 - 2007

This model has an L-shaped lounge with a transverse bed (fixed) - it's a layout that's increasingly rare on caravans and one we really like. We've onl...Read More

Elddis Odyssey 534 - 2006

My only desire is to have an island bed so that we don't have to climb over each other in the mornings!...Read More

Elddis Odyssey - 2004

An excellent caravan without fault, would highly recommend to the community. ...Read More

Elddis Odyssey - 2003

The van has been fine, happy with it....Read More

All New Elddis For 2018

Erwin Hymer Group UK, or Elddis have launched their 2018 range of caravans this morning with a new fully responsive website.

Addy Family revel in being new Elddis caravan owners

The Sheffield family spent their first holiday with their new caravan at The Sandringham Estate

Check out this latest #ADayintheLife official video from Elddis Caravans Motorhomes, and meet the Addy Family from Sheffield. Follow their journey from choosing their first caravan to travelling down to Norfolk to spend a holiday at The Sandringham Estate in Norfolk.

Have Elddis made an 8 foot wide success story?

The new 8ft wide model caravans are all twin axel 6 berths

2016, and so far 2017, have proven to be big years in the caravan and motorhome world and none more so than for the Explorer Group. In the summer of 2016 the Explorer group, who make the Elddis, Explore, Compass and Buccaneer caravans (and Elddis motorhomes) introduced two 8 foot wide caravan models into the Elddis Avante and Compass Casita ranges of caravans.

All Change at Elddis

All Change at Elddis

2014 Elddis Avante: New spec and layout added to best-selling range

In the 2014 range, Avante owners will get a broad choice of layouts, as well as a refreshed exterior design.

These mid-range Solid Construction caravans have been updated for 2014, with a few key improvements and a new layout

2014 Elddis Crusader: Pictures, prices and layouts revealed

Every model in the Elddis 2014 ranges features Solid Construction.

Elddis has completely redesigned its flagship touring caravan range for 2014, adding a Sky-Scape sunroof and increasing the specification levels yet further

2013 Elddis Xplore: Pictures, prices and new layouts for refreshed range

The 530 is one of two new layouts in the 2013 Elddis Xplore range

Elddis has given its entry-level range an updated look for 2013, along with two new layouts and a larger water heater

Elddis Caravans: Upgrades across the board for 2013 Crusader range

The 2013 Elddis Crusader has resisted the trend towards front sunroofs

The new Affinity range may have grabbed the headlines in the 2013 Elddis range, but the premium Crusader collection isn't about to be upstaged