There’s nothing like waking up to a fresh pot of coffee in the morning, but this is easier said than done when you are on the road. Just because you love the freedom of the RV lifestyle doesn’t mean that you have to sacrifice a good cup of joe.
But, there is one thing that you should know; Don’t take up valuable real estate on your counter with big appliances. Instead, opt for a compact version of your favorite brand and type.
But, how do you decide which one is best for you? Check out this 5 mini-reviews of motorhome-friendly coffee makers to help you decide:
Best Non Electric Camping Coffee Maker
This coffee maker, Coleman Camping Coffee Maker allows you to make up ten 6-oz. cups of coffee and, because it doesn’t use electricity, you won’t have to worry about losing precious energy when boondocking or are on the road. When you want a cup of coffee, simply sit this appliance on top of your stove and let it do its magic.
It comes with all the standard features that you would expect in a coffee maker, like an easy-pour decanter, solid steel base, and swing-out filter basket.
It is also important to note that this coffee maker brews a full pot of coffee in about 10 minutes, but there’s also a pause-and-serve feature you can use to interrupt the brew, in moments where time is of the essence.
Best Compact 12-Cup Coffee Maker
The SCM1000BD Black & Decker Spacemaker 12-Cup Programmable Coffee Maker mounts under your cabinet to keep your countertop free of clutter, which makes it perfect for places with limited space.
It brews up to 12 cups of coffee and, because of its 24-hour digital QuickTouch programming button, you can have a fresh pot waiting for you when you wake up.
It also features a Sneak-A-Cup feature that lets you grab a cup of coffee, even when the pot is brewing. Plus, it’s automatic shut-off feature offers you peace of mind when in a hurry.
Best Small Coffeemaker for TRailers
This compact coffee maker, DCC-450BK Cuisinart 4-Cup Coffee Maker comes with a stainless steel carafe and is perfect for motorhomes countertops because it doesn’t take up a lot of space. It features a dripless pour spout so you can pour a cup of coffee with no fear of spillage.
This coffee maker also has a Brew Pause function which lets you pour yourself a quick cup of coffee without waiting for the brew cycle to finish. Plus, it comes with a 30-minute automatic shutoff as well as a variety of other great features.
Best Budget 5-Cup Coffeemaker
The handy cord storage and compact design of this Black & Decker 5-Cup Coffee Maker make it an excellent value for small spaces. With a nonstick Keep Hot plate and one touch operation, a cup of joe is just a few minutes away.
Plus, because it’s made by Black & Decker, you are guaranteed a quality, durable device that will last for years to come.
Best Rated Coffee Maker for Motorhomes
The EHC-2022 Elite Cuisine 4-Cup Elite Cruise Coffee Maker with Pause and Serve brews four cups of delicious coffee and its compact size makes it great for life on the move.
It features a water reservoir, conveniently marked carafe, and a Pause ‘N Serve function that lets you pour a cup of coffee while the pot of coffee is brewing. Plus, its washable filters will save you money on disposables and they make cleaning up a breeze as well.