Coleman offers some of the most affordable and lightweight travel trailers on the market. Two of their newest trailers, the Lantern LT 17B and 17R are perfect for families and couples looking for a comfortable and easy-towing RV.
We asked Coleman owners what they loved about their RVs, and they had a lot to say. Find out more below about some of Coleman’s newest models and what actual Coleman owners think about their camping experience.
Here’s a little more info on these Coleman travel trailers:
Coleman Lantern LT 17B Overview
- Length: 21’5”
- Dry Weight: 2,985 pounds
- Hitch Weight: 392 pounds
- Sleeping Capacity: Up to 5
Coleman’s Lantern LT 17B has been trending recently as one of the most popular and affordable family travel trailers. The rear bunks are excellent for the kids but can also be used for storage space if you need a couple’s RV.
The queen bed and convertible dinette round out the sleeping areas in this towable camper. You’ll also love the ease of towing this lightweight trailer if you have a smaller truck or even some SUVs.
Coleman Lantern LT 17R Overview
- Length: 21’5”
- Dry Weight: 2,970 pounds
- Hitch Weight: 380 pounds
- Sleeping Capacity: Up to 3
In response to customers’ positive feedback on the 17B, they developed a similar floorplan for couples. The Lantern LT 17R replaces the rear bunks with a spacious dry bathroom and wardrobe closet.
The 17R features more interior floor space and 2-3 times more storage than the 17B. It’s also lighter and easily towable with smaller trucks and even some SUVs while boasting a convertible dinette when you need sleeping space for kids or guests.
What Owners Love About Their Coleman RV
The Coleman brand has a well-known reputation in the camping industry, and they make some amazing towable campers. We asked Coleman RV owners what they love about their RVs, and here’s what they said.
They Love Everything About It
Coleman Model: 2022 Coleman Lantern LT 17B
What They Love: “We love we have everything we need. It’s basic; that is all you need while camping.”
Coleman Model: 2022 Coleman 202RD
What They Love: “Love everything about it. Perfect for a couple.”
Coleman Model: 2022 Coleman Lantern 285BH
What They Love: “Love the outdoor kitchen and bunks in the rear that fits all our kiddos! Awesome travel trailer!”
They Love the Size
Coleman Model: 2023 Coleman Lantern LT 17B
What They Love: “I love how compact it is!”
Coleman Model: 2020 Coleman Lantern Toy Hauler
What They Love: “It’s comfortable and is a nice home away from home.”
They Love How Easy it is to Tow
Coleman Model: 2021 Coleman
What They Love: “The ability to pull it with my Tahoe.”
They Love the Interior
Coleman Model: Coleman Light 2955RL
What They Love: “We love the space and especially the fireplace.”
Coleman Model: 2020 Coleman Lantern 250TQ Toy Hauler
What They Love: “What I like about it is it is set up nicely inside. It’s only 30 feet long but has a lot of storage. I like the colors of the interior and good storage on the pass-through.”
Coleman offers a variety of lightweight and affordable RVs. Here are a few resources you can use to learn more about specific Coleman models:
Have you owned or rented a Coleman RV? Tell us the make and model and what you loved about it in the comments.