Many people like the idea of toting along a caravan or motorhome on their holidays. You can save a lot of money on rentals, especially during peak season. You can also take your time without having to worry about your bookings. All you really need is one with comfortable caravan mattresses to sleep in, after all.
Here are some options for your next holiday.
You can rent
It is easy to understand the benefits of a motorhome. However, not everyone has a motorhome just laying about, ready to be taken out anytime the road trip bug bites. Fortunately, it is easy enough to hire one in the UK. Options go from budget to luxury, much like choosing hotels. Choose one that fits your budget and your berth requirements and you can be on your way.
Make sure you check it before you do, however. Some budget caravans are not fit to sleep in. Check the caravan mattresses in particular.
You can buy
It would be more practical to buy a motorhome if you plan to use the mattress frequently. You can buy used or new, depending on your preference. Think of it as buying a car. You need to do your research, inspect whatever is available, and test drive it to make sure it is what you want. There are even options for cyclists. For example, one company is offering tiny caravans for bicycles good for up to 4 people. The standard 'pod' goes for £2,500. You can choose your caravan mattresses, add a kitchen, and get solar panels if you are willing to pay more.
You can build one
This may be going a bit overboard, but you can actually build a motorhome if you want. You can convert an old van quite easily, although you have to register it as such before you can take it on the road. If you need instructions, you can find a few online.
A caravan is a great way to go on an extended holiday. You can save a lot of money and still be comfortable. Plan on doing that for your next road trip, and you will not want to do anything else.