The Best Short Class C Motorhomes 1122

Class C motorhomes can come in a wide variety of lengths from 20 to over 30 feet. While a longer Class C motorhome might be right for you and your family, many RVers find that a shorter model works extremely well for them and is easier to maneuver on the road and around campsites and parking lots.

These smaller Class C motorhomes are also more versatile as far as where they can travel. A really long Class C will be limited, and that can mean you’ll miss out on certain opportunities. So, if you think a shorter Class C motorhome might be for you, then you should check out the options I have presented below. These are excellent Class C motorhomes that might have just what you’re looking for.

Thor Gemini 23TW

Thor Motor Coach Gemini 23TW
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If you’re looking for an RV with plenty of interior room and like the idea of a skylight above the cab of the RV, then the Thor Gemini 23TW could be for you. This model features a camp-side kitchen, a full bath in the rear passenger side of the RV, and a queen bed and Dream dinette on a slide on the driver’s side of the RV.

The unit features a Ford Transit chassis with a diesel engine that puts out 185 hp and 350 lb-ft of torque. This engine is great on fuel and provides plenty of power to get the RV around. The length overall is 23.5 feet. The model sleeps up to five people between the bed and the dinette and cab-over bunk.

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Forest River Forester LE 2251SC

forest river forester le 2251SC
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Maybe the floorplan above isn’t for you. If that’s the case, that’s fine! Not everyone is going to want a Class C with a large slide-out on it. Maybe you just want a small slide. If that’s the case, then the Forester LE 2251SC shown here is what you’re looking for. The bed is on a slide-out but that’s it. The kitchen is on the passenger side of the RV, and so is the bathroom. On the opposite side is the dinette, wardrobe, pantry, and queen bed.

This Class C motorhome is built on the Chevrolet Express 4500 chassis that has a gasoline engine that produces 341 hp and 373 lb-ft of torque. The Forester LE 2251SC is 23.83 feet in length. The unit sleeps up to five people and across the bed, dinette, and cab-over bunk.

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Thor Freedom Elite 22HEC

Thor Motor Coach Freedom Elite 22HEC
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If you’re looking for something with a different layout that has no slide, then the Thor Freedom Elite 22HEC is a good choice for you. The model features a large Dream dinette, a kitchen on the passenger side of the RV, a queen bed in the rear of the RV next to the bathroom. The closet is next to the bathroom.

The RV is built on the Chevrolet Express 4500 chassis. It features a gasoline engine that makes 341 hp 373 lb-ft of torque. The Freedom Elite 22HEC measures 24 feet in length and it will sleep up to five people between the bed, dinette, and cab-over bunk.

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It’s important to note that there are other floorplans of each of these Class C models. This means if you’re interested in the chassis or model in general but would like to see other layouts that there are other options out there for you to choose from.


Are you interested in seeing the other Class C models? Didn’t see something you’re interested in here? Check out all of the Class C motorhomes available at Camping World.

The Best Short Class C Motorhomes

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  1. We are researching Class C RVs this spring and summer. I am reading everything and passing all my new knowledge to my husband. Your articles really give us a lot to think about. Thanks.

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