VIP 565 2022 – DUE IN

Length: 7430mm / 24' 5"
Width: 2310mm / 7' 7"
Weight: 1652
Berth: 4


VIP 520 2022

The Coachman VIP is our best-selling caravan range and lives up to its name as a luxurious home-from-home, packed with exclusive features that make it a truly exceptional caravan.

Brand NEW for 2022:

  • NEW 3D Exterior Graphics
  • NEW Soft Furnishings with Co-ordinating Scatter Cushions
  • NEW Contemporary Two Toned Cranked Style Locker Doors Fitted to the Lounge and Kitchen with Soft Close Hinges
  • NEW Stylish Polished Chrome Finish Furniture Handles
  • NEW Overhead Locker Profile in ‘Graphite’ Design with LED Lighting
  • NEW Co-ordinating Flush Fitting Acrylic Housing Unit for Microwave Oven
  • NEW Kitchen Longer Upper Locker Door in ‘Sabbia’ Acrylic with Soft Close Hinges
  • NEW Kitchen Upper Locker Door Design



  • Berth: 4
  • Interior Length: 5740mm / 18’10″
  • Shipping Length: 7370mm / 24’2″
  • Overall Width: 2310mm / 7’7″
  • Overall Height (including T.V. Aerial): 2650mm / 8’8″
  • Maximum Headroom:1955mm / 6’5″
  • M.T.P.L.M: 1652kg
  • Mass in Running Order (MIRO): 1497kg
  • Awning Size (Approx. for reference only): 1020cm


  • White domestic style ladder radiator in bathroom
  • Fully lined shower cubicle with LED downlight
  • Luxurious Domestic style square shower cubicle with built in contrast panel, chrome waste, storage, LED downlight and pivot door (end bathroom models)
  • Folding hanging hook in the shower area
  • Ecocamel Jetstorm Plus shower head
  • Comet shower mixer tap
  • Chrome finish bathroom fittings
  • Thetford C262 swivel toilet with electric flush and wheeled waste container
  • Wardrobe with integrated laundry bag (460 and 520)
  • Mini Heki in end bathroom models (model specific)
  • Opaque window to all bathrooms
  • Domestic style bathroom door handles with retractable magnetic lock (model specific)
  • Feature panel on the bathroom door (model specific)
  • Vanity splashbacks in ‘Shiky’ design
  • Vanity chrome ceramic tap
  • Contemporary dual coloured co-ordinated oval top mounted vanity bowl
  • Stylish curved vanity unit


  • Omnivent three speed, two way roof fan with clear dome
  • Stainless steel sink, glass lid and bespoke separate drainer
  • Microwave oven with co-ordinating flush fitting housing unit
  • Chrome ceramic kitchen tap
  • Co-ordinating Kitchen splashback
  • Kitchen worktops in ‘Manero’ design finish
  • Lift up kitchen worktop extension
  • Thetford dual fuel hob with cast iron pan rest, electronic ignition, glass lid and flame failure device
  • NEW Thetford oven has an interior light and separate grill with chrome finish and improved efficiency
  • LED touch sensitive dimmable under surface and locker ambience enhancing lighting
  • Two tone Kitchen locker doors with soft close hinges
  • NEW positive catches to main kitchen drawers
  • Pull out chrome baskets to lower kitchen cupboards (model specific)
  • NEW Dometic series 10 series 92 litre universal handed electronic fridge freezer


  • NEW Pioneer MVH-S12OUi – specifically designed for digital music & FM radio connects to your Apple or android smartphones and other devices via the USB or aux-in
  • Dedicated TV station with 230v, 12v, satellite and aerial sockets
  • Dedicated TV station with 230v, 12v, and aerial sockets in fixed bed areas
  • Double USB socket situated at the main dedicated TV station
  • Mobile phone charging unit (integrated into the bulkhead) suitable for iPhone 8 & Samsung 7 and above
  • Status 570 TV aerial with integrated AM/FM/DAB reception capability


  • LED reading spot lights with touch controls and night-light setting
  • LED down lighter spot lights
  • 100% low energy LED lighting throughout
  • Floor level courtesy lighting
  • Mains connection lead (25m)
  • 12 volt system (20 Amp) with battery charger and mains transformer
  • 12 volt ‘Seattle’ multi-function digital control panel with awning light, water pump, 12v lights and master switches
  • NEW additional socket located in the bedroom in the 565


  • AL-KO AKS 3004 Stabiliser and NEW AL-KO Automatic Trailer Control (ATC) system.
  • AL-KO secure wheel lock
  • Phantom VanGuard remote control alarm system with PIR and tilt sensors for added security (fob controls the awning light)
  • Optical smoke alarm
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • CRIS ID number and concealed security data ID chips
  • High security one key locking system supplied with 2 flip keys


Exterior Features

  • European Whole Vehicle Type Approved (EWVTA)
  • EN1645 Grade 3 classification for heating and insulation – cold chamber tested
  • Enhanced automotive style, fully bonded aerodynamic body shell including grey cant rail
  • AL-KO, galvanised steel chassis with euro axle, NEW & EXCLUSIVE AL-KO Automatic Adjustment (AAA) Premium Brake, overrun device and easy action handbrake
  • Screwless, body coloured, fully bonded awning rail to both sides
  • 25mm aluminium sandwich sidewall construction with polystyrene insulation core
  • 25mm sandwich construction roof for added strength and insulation
  • 45mm sandwich construction floor with internal bracing for added strength
  • 13 pin car ‘Jaeger’ connector
  • 13 pin car alignment cap
  • ABS front panel incorporating, integral grab handles, fixed panoramic roof window, 3 flush fitting opening front windows and two gas bottle locker doors and gas struts
  • ABS rear panel with white integral grab handles, high level brake light and light clusters
  • Contrast colour step-on hitch cover with tread plates for easy cleaning of front windows
  • 10 spoke, hyper silver ‘Falcon’ alloy wheels and mud flaps
  • Underslung AL-KO spare wheel carrier complete with steel spare wheel
  • NEW eye-catching ‘VIP’ 3D exterior graphics
  • Shock absorbers for smoother towing
  • ‘Primo’ range Polyplastic double glazed opening side windows
  • LED awning light and off-side services light
  • Front nearside access locker
  • Additional under bed access locker (565 & 575)
  • Whale external gas BBQ point with Easi-Slide lid
  • Whale 230 volt external mains socket with Easi-Slide lid
  • Exterior access battery box with mains electric inlet and external satellite and aerial connections
  • Seitz superior one piece exterior door with high security locking system and easy action flyscreen
  • Entrance step
  • Heavy duty corner steadies for increased stability
  • Whale bulkhead mounted gas regulator for use with butane or propane gas bottles, supplied with flexible hose for propane

Interior Features

  • Smooth action mechanism Softrollo pleated blinds with flyscreens front windows
  • Softrollo pleated blinds with flyscreens to all other windows except kitchen and bathroom
  • Easy clean, Rastrollo ‘Soft close’ blinds and flyscreens to kitchen and bathroom windows
  • Premium high quality and stylish fabrics
  • Superior sprung construction upholstery to all models
  • Quality foam construction mattresses (fixed beds)
  • Retractable bed in the 575 and 875 giving even more freedom to walk around with NEW open locking mechanism for easier access
  • Soft furnishings with co-ordinating scatter cushions and sculptured armrest
  • Domestic floor covering in ‘French Oak-Dark Grey’ design
  • Wood colour scheme in ‘Tibero’
  • NEW luxurious deep pile stain resistant loose lay carpets
  • NEW surface mounted drop down flap fitted to the nearside seating entrance end panel
  • Contemporary two toned cranked style locker doors to the lounge and bedroom with soft close hinges
  • Overhead locker profile in ‘graphite’ design with decorative silver trim and LED halo lighting
  • Centre console in ‘graphite’ design with integrated down lighting
  • Stylish polished chrome finish furniture handles
  • Dovetail joints and metal runners all to drawer units
  • Colour co-ordinated sockets and switches with chrome surrounds
  • Easy action sliding pull out front bed make up mechanism
  • Easy access aluminium lift up bed frames, gas strut supported with sprung beech slats
  • NEW taller and longer contoured front chest of drawers with slide out extending table top mechanism
  • Large, lightweight, free standing table with dedicated storage area
  • Seating and bed ventilation boards throughout
  • Heated easy access storage cupboard in the entrance (460 and 520)
  • Removable entrance mat with tray
  • Shelving in selected overhead lockers
  • Midi Heki rooflight to front lounge and all fixed bed areas


  • Alde wet central heating and hot water system with 5 year Anti-freeze, boiler with integrated pump and iNet ready programmable LCD touch screen control panel
  • Whale Watermaster inlet point – intelligent control with high flow submersible pump

Optional extras – 2021 Season Options RRP

Omnivent roof fan (in lieu of mini Heki rooflight) – Acadia

  • Weight – 2KG
  • Price – £235

Upgraded Pioneer DAB Radio with Bluetooth – Acadia and VIP

  • Weight – 1 KG
  • Price – £170

Extra berth conversion (Inc. curtain and tracking) – Acadia and VIP (520 models only)

  • Weight – 20 KG
  • Price – £365

E & P Self levelling system – Model specific (refer to dealer)

  • Weight – 25 KG
  • Price – £3,050

Truma Aventa Compact Plus air conditioning unit featuring Automatic Climate Control functionality (in lieu of omnivent) – Model specific (refer to dealer)

  • Weight – 30KG
  • Price – £1,750

Phantom ‘Sentinel’ Pro Active Tracker system (Inc. 1 years subscription) – All ranges

  • Weight – 1 KG
  • Price – £410

Roof mounted 100 watt solar panel – All ranges

  • Weight – 11 KG
  • Price – £410

Soft furnishings change – All ranges

  • Weight – 0 KG
  • Price – £250

Truma iNet and Gas LevelControl – All ranges

  • Weight – 2 KG
  • Price – £285

Weight plate upgrade – All ranges

  • Weight – 0KG
  • Price – £35

AL-KO secure wheel locks (2) plus jacking kit – Acadia (830, 860 and 875 only)

  • Weight – 13.5 KG
  • Price – £700

AL-KO secure wheel lock – Acadia

  • Weight – 4 KG
  • Price – £300

Whale Watermaster mains connection – Acadia and VIP

  • Weight – 1 KG
  • Price – £40

Shelf pack (3 shelves) including fixings – All ranges

  • Weight – 3 KG
  • Price – £50

Specialised Covers Tow Pro Elite – All ranges

  • Weight – 4 KG
  • Price – £400



Get the latest news and offers direct