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Christmas at Cara!

Updated: Dec 15, 2022

It's amazing how quickly time flies! Another year has almost come and gone, and we'll soon be entering 2023. Here at Cara, we're looking forward to another busy and exciting year ahead. As you can see the staff are excited to get into the holiday spirit by putting up decorations and getting into the festive mood. Unfortunately, this year's frosty temperatures have caused our little Elf to retire and stay by the fire ;P



 

12 Days of Christmas Offers

Thank you for supporting our business throughout the year. As a way of saying thank you, we are currently running a special promotion for the 12 days of Christmas on our online store.

Our offers include a wide range of products and services, such as BBQ packs, outdoor gear, and our new VB Air Suspension kit.

We are thrilled to announce that our promotions on habitation checks and Cara vouchers have been a huge success and have already sold out!


The offers will be available from December 5th until December 16th, so there's still time to take advantage of these amazing deals.

Don't miss out, visit our website and social media to see what we have to offer.

Thank you again for your support.

Please click on the following link for more information: https://www.caramotorhomes.ie/


 

Winterisation


The weather so far has been quite frosty compared to previous years, which can be quiet harsh on motorhomes. However, many people still go camping during this time of year. It's peaceful, the Christmas markets are open, and Ireland can be beautiful in the winter months.


So why not make the most of it? Whether you're visiting family, doing some Christmas shopping, or simply enjoying the crisp winter weather, here are some top tips for camping in the winter season ⛄️❄️


1. Check your Tyres: 🚐


Always make sure you have plenty of water/oil/anti-freeze (if necessary) etc. in your motorhome plus a spare in case you need a top-up at any stage on your trip.

2. Check your Fluids: 💧


Always make sure you have plenty of water/oil/anti-freeze (if necessary) etc. in your motorhome plus a spare incase you need a top-up at any stage on your trip.


3. Leveling Blocks: 🚐


Always try and park on a flat surface, however, if this is not possible always keep a set of leveling blocks with you in order to prevent your motorhome from rolling.

If you do not have a set of leveling blocks you can purchase these from our parts department for €35.


4. Get a Cover for your Motorhome: ⛺️

When parking up your motorhome for the wintery nights it might be a good idea to keep it covered in order to reduce/prevent dampness preferably with straps for a tight hold.

If you do not have a motorhome cover please give us a call on 069-66480 and enquire about obtaining one through our parts department.

5. Use Propane instead of Butane gas: 💨


Butane has a higher freezing point and won’t gasify, unlike propane.


6. Minimize condensation: 🌧


Good interior air quality and sufficient ventilation is essential.

To ensure optimal ventilation, the heater should be at the highest setting, and roof storage cabinets, curtains, and blinds should be opened.

In the morning, lift up all cushions, air out storage boxes, and dry any damp areas to prevent any mold or mildew from forming.

If you have any more winter tips for camping this year please let us know 🥰 Stay safe and happy camping everyone!! 😁🚐❄️


For those of you that are staying put by the fire and parking up for the winter, make sure to prepare your motorhome for the frosty months ahead. Here are some hints and tips on how to winterize your motorhome, make sure to give it a watch and as always if you have anything to add make sure to let us know.


 


Cara Store


Thinking of stocking up on parts? Why not come on down to our shop and see our wide selection of motorhome parts! Whether you're looking to upgrade your motorhome with new appliances or need to replace a broken component, we've got you covered.


Our knowledgeable staff can help you find the right parts for your motorhome and answer any questions you might have. If there is a part in particular that you require and we do not have it in stock, please let us know and we can order it for you or, at the very least, point you in the right direction to acquire it.


So make sure to stop by and let us help you keep your motorhome running smoothly!

Plenty of stocking filler ideas for Christmas here at Cara Motorhomes!



Speaking of stocking fillers, why not treat someone this year to a voucher from Cara. Our vouchers can be used for purchases in our online or onsite shop and towards a service for your motorhome.

Our shop is fully stocked for the busy season ahead, we have everything from TV's, cleaning supplies, chemicals for your toilet facilities and kitchen equipment.

We have updated our website so you can now shop from the comfort of your own home and we will post your order out to you as soon as possible!!


Please click on the following link to get started and have a quick peak on what we have in store: https://www.caramotorhomes.ie/accessories-parts


 


Rental Motorhome - Disposal Camera Pictures


We have now also reached the end of another busy rental season. We've had another great year thankfully and it was great meeting everyone again! We've met a lot of familiar faces again this year and we also had the pleasure of meeting many first timers from all different parts of the world, from as far as Donegal to Germany to America!!


We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone for allowing us to be a part of your first experience in a motorhome. It was great to get the feedback and have the fun and exciting atmosphere in here too.

As part of an addition to this years rentals we also included a Kodak disposable camera so we could be a part of the journey! We got some amazing photos, from one little boy in particular who had such a great time trick or treating around the country in one of our motorhomes!!

Keep an eye out, he may have a big future in photography!


As always keep an eye on our website and social media accounts to keep in touch and up to date with everything going in Cara. We'd hate for you to miss out on any offers, promotions or deals coming up in the future!!

We have lots more to come over the Christmas period!

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