Bunkhouses are a space-efficient way to add extra sleeping quarters to your travel trailer, so that you can adventure comfortably with your family or friends.
While most travel trailers have convertible dinettes or hide-a-beds in the sofa, bunkhouses offer dedicated sleeping space so that you don’t have to hassle with transforming the living area for sleeping at night.
However, having additional dedicated sleeping space with a bunkhouse can often mean the trailer is longer than 30 feet, which may be too long for some travelers.
So, there are many reasons you might be searching for a bunkhouse travel trailers that have everything in a more compact space, with lengths under 30 feet.
To assist you on your quest for the perfect bunkhouse travel, we have researched compiled all of the 10 best bunkhouse trailers Under 30 Feet Long on the market today.
What is a Bunkhouse?
If you aren’t familiar with the term ‘bunkhouse’, it is used by camper manufacturers to say that the travel trailer has bunk beds of some kind.
Even if the bunks are not closed off from the camper with a door or in a separate room, they’re considered a bunkhouse.
Some RV brands use the term ‘bunkroom’ if the bunk beds are located in a separate room, and there may be as many as three or four bunk beds, depending on the floor plan.
When choosing a bunkhouse travel trailer under 30 feet, you need to check the following:
- The size of the bunks (twin, full or queen)
- The total available sleeping capacity
- The available living space and compact floorplans
Based on these considerations, the following travel trailers under 30 feet are equipped with bunkhouses or bunk rooms, and might be the perfect choice for your adventures.
Top 10 Bunkhouse Travel Trailers Under 30 Feet Long
Travel trailer bunkhouses offer additional, dedicated sleeping space for two, three or even four people.
If you are interested in learning more about travel trailer models with bunkhouses and lengths under 30 feet, keep reading below to know more about 10 Great bunkhouse Travel Trailers Under 30 Feet Long Perfect for Campgrounds.
1. Coachmen Viking Ultra-Lite 17 BH Travel Trailer
Exterior: 9’ 10”
Interior: 6’ 6”
Up to 5
The Coachmen Viking Ultra-Lite travel trailer makes the most of the small interior space, with a full sized 54” x 74” bed, two 28” x 72” bunk beds, a shower/tub and toilet room, dinette, and kitchen with a two-burner cooktop, microwave, sink, 7 cu. ft. fridge and pantry. There’s plenty of overhead storage throughout the trailer, as well.
At just over 20-feet long, this compact trailer has everything you need, but with less weight and more maneuverability than other, larger travel trailers.
It’s built on a Norco NXG chassis with heavy duty .030/.024 exterior metal and an aerodynamic flat metal front profile.
All of the windows have tinted safety glass for security and privacy, with a bathroom skylight to let in lots of natural light by day.
At night, the Coachmen Viking Ultra-Lite has LED lighting throughout the interior and exterior of the travel trailer.
This bunkhouse trailer has all kinds of features to make your time inside more comfortable, including ultra comfort high-density cushions for the furniture, seamless countertops, and mortise and tenon residential-style cabinet doors.
The trailer has a cable/satellite hook-up, omnidirectional TV antenna, and an AM/FM bluetooth stereo with indoor and outdoor speakers and app control.
- 13,500 BTU Roof A/C and 20,000 BTU Furnace
- AM/FM Bluetooth Stereo w/App Control, (2) Interior, (2) Exterior Speakers
- Oversized Power Awning and Outdoor Hot/Cold Shower Station
- Prepped for Solar and Back-up Camera
- Price: Starting at $11,999
2. Dutchmen Kodiak Ultra-Lite 248BHSL Travel Trailer
Exterior: 11’Interior: 6’ 6”
Everything is just a little bit bigger and more spacious in the Dutchmen Kodiak Ultra-Lite bunkhouse trailer, with an overall length of nearly 29 feet.
The cargo and weight capacity is almost double that of the Coachmen model above, and so are the sleeping accommodations, with beds for up to eight people.
The main bed is a queen, and the bunkhouse features two full-sized beds, while the u-shaped dinette can convert to another sleeping area.
The Dutchmen Kodiak Ultra-Lite 248BHSL model also has a mini entryway, with shelves and a dividing wall to separate the entry area from the lounge area.
The full bath is located next to the bunkhouse at the rear of the trailer, and features a cassette toilet, backlit medicine cabinet, vanity and sink, and shower/tub with an overhead skylight.
Across from the convertible dinette and 8 cu. ft. refrigerator are the entertainment center and kitchen, with a three-burner cooktop, oven, microwave, double sink, and plenty of overhead cabinet storage.
In the bedroom, there are two large wardrobes on either side of the queen-sized bed, with additional storage over the bed. With the Kodiak Ultra-Lite, you can enjoy Dutchmen’s premium construction.
From the base, the underbelly is fully enclosed around a steel powder-coated main frame, Darco moisture barrier, two layers of composite floor decking encasing an aluminum frame and block foam insulation, and all topped with linoleum flooring.
That’s just the floor! For the walls and roof, the fiberglass exterior has Lauan wall backing encasing the aluminum frame and block foam insulation, and finished with Lauan interior wall panels.
- 13,500 BTU A/C
- Power awning and stabilizer jacks with LED lights
- Outdoor kitchen, TV hookup and mount
- Prepped for Solar, Back-up Camera, and WIFI 4G LTE
- Price: Starting at $28,546
3. Forest River Flagstaff Micro Lite 25BRDS
Exterior: 10’ 11”Interior: 6’ 8”
The Forest River Flagstaff Micro Lite 25BRDS model is another expertly designed, compact bunkhouse trailer under 30 feet.
Instead of a permanent main bed, the queen-sized murphy bed has a residential-style, heated mattress and drops down from behind the sofa in the main living and entry area, with wardrobes on either side.
There’s also an under-sofa storage system with exterior access for ultimate flexibility and space to store your gear.
The full-sized bunk beds are separated from the living space with a curtain and each bunk has a window.
The spacious king u-shaped dinette is a slide-out to maximize your living space. It’s convertible into additional sleeping space if needed.
In the kitchen area, the double bowl undermount sink and solid surface countertops extend into the living space to make the most of the trailer’s footprint.
There’s a counter top extension if you need more prep space. The three-burner gas cooktop has a flush-mounted glass cover, a gas oven beneath, and a microwave oven above.
There’s a double door automatic gas/electric refrigerator with Shaker-style raised panels on the front. The kitchen includes a mounted 32-ince LCD TV for entertainment as you cook, dine, or lounge.
In the bathroom, there’s a foot flush toilet and Maxxair® ventilation fan and vent cover.
You can maximize your shower time with the trailer’s 110 DSI gas/electric six-gallon “Quick Recovery” water heater and Shower Miser water saver while standing in a tub surround.
The shower is enclosed with a Radius glass door and a skylight above lets in natural light during the day.
- 13,500 BTU Roof A/C and 35,000 BTU Ducted Furnace
- Multi Zone Stereo W/ DVD/CD/AM/FM with indoor and outdoor speakers and bluetooth control
- WIFI Ranger WIFI Booster Sky 4
- Outdoor griddle cooktop and pull-out stove
- Price: Starting at $26,990
4. Heartland North Trail 24BHS Travel Trailer
Exterior: 11’ 4”
Interior: 6’ 8”
At nearly 28 feet and with sleeping capacity for up to eight, the Heartland North Trail 24BHS model is a compact, highly comfortable, fully functional travel trailer.
It’s equipped with a double, full-sized bunk house that can sleep up to four adults, and the main bedroom is fitted with a king bed.
The U-shaped dinette also converts into a bed for one adult or two children.
The Heartland North Trail is constructed with aluminum framing and a lightweight, but durable fiberglass skin and a 4” crowned, vacuum-sealed, and laminated rubber roof.
Inside, you enter into the kitchen and lounge area, with a swivel entertainment center that can flip into the master bedroom.
The L-shaped kitchen has a three-burner glass cooktop, traditional oven, power range hood with light, double-door 8 cu.ft. refrigerator with a kids’ doodle station, and acrylic sink with two bowls and a pull-out faucet.
Beauflor flooring covers the floors in the main living area, with overstuffed, residential-grade furniture to lounge and live on.
As mentioned, the master bedroom has a king-sized bed as well as Quick Store underbed storage, LED reading lights, 120-volt outlets in each nightstand, and LED ceiling lights.
There is tons of storage in the Heartland North Trail, with overhead cabinets above the master bed, dinette slide-out, kitchen area, and upper bunk bed.
The storage-conscious design continues in the dedicated bathroom, which has a toilet, sink and vanity with a hardwood medicine cabinet, shower skylight, bathroom power vent, and shower/tub combo with built-in shelves.
- 13,500 BTU dual-ducted A/C and 30,000 BTU furnace
- AM/FM CD/DVD player and TV antenna with booster, exterior speakers
- Doodle station (chalkboard refrigerator panels)
- WiFi and Cable TV prep
- Price: Starting at $24,900
5. Jayco Jay Flight SLX 7 184BS
Exterior: 9’ 5”Interior: 6’ 1”
If you’re headed off-road with your bunkhouse travel trailer under 30 feet, the Jayco Jay Flight SLX 7 models are ideal because they’re built specifically for uneven terrain and dry camping (no hookups).
The trailer is equipped with 15-inch Goodyear® off-road tires, a flipped axle for increased clearance, and extra large tanks for fresh water and propane.
The body is made on a 3-inch cambered steel box tube, with an integrated A-frame and Magnum Truss™ roof system, featuring seamless DiFlex II and large downspouts.
Inside, the finishings are borderline extravagant, with chocolate marble cabinet doors, DiamondFlor® vinyl flooring, beautifully pleated window shades, and more.
Storage is top-notch in the Jayco Jay Flight SLX 7 models, with carefully placed lighting and multiple windows with pleated shades to augment privacy and attractive decor.
The kitchen has countertops that look solid-surface, a two-burner range cooktop, 3 cu.ft. refrigerator with temperature controls, microwave oven, pantry and brushed-nickel faucet over a single bowl, acrylic sink.
The primary sleeping area has a queen-sized bed with a Simmons® mattress on a residential-height platform.
The 154BH, 174BH, and 184BS models all have bunkhouses with 300-pound capacity and four-inch thick sleeping mats, although the 184BS model is the largest under 30 feet, which is why it’s on our list of the best.
There’s also a convertible dinette for dining and sleeping for up to two adults.
Jayco Jay Flight SLX 7’s bathroom has a marine toilet with foot flush, shower curtain on a curved track for more elbow room, a skylight and wood-trimmed mirror over the vanity sink.
There’s plenty of countertop space and convenient shelving to store all of your toiletries.
- 8,000 BTU wall-mounted A/C (13,500 BTU roof-mounted A/C option)
- Premium multimedia sound system with MP3/iPod input jacks and Bluetooth® connectivity and digital TV antenna
- Power awning with LED lights & speakers
- Built for off-roading
- Price: Starting at $20,418
6. Keystone Springdale 220BHWE
Exterior: 11’ 4”Interior: 6’ 6”
Up to 6
Keystone Springdale has a handful of bunkhouse travel trailers under 30 feet long, and the 220BHWE model is an excellent example.
Each trailer has a floorplan-specific frame to ensure durability with your home on the road.
The trailer has Dyna Span subflooring for improved insulation, a triple-seal finish with C-channel moisture barrier, one-piece TPO roof membrane, heated and enclosed underbelly, aluminum alloy wheels, and power stabilizer jacks.
With this Keystone Springdale floorplan, the master bed is a queen with a reversible bedspread.
The bunkhouse features two double beds with Teddy Bear mattresses, with additional sleeping options on the convertible dinette.
The kitchen is equipped with everything you need to cook and dine in comfort, including a pantry, 7 cu.ft. refrigerator, three-burner glass cooktop, Furrion microwave, oven and single-basin undermount sink with overhead storage.
There are cabinets on either side of the sofa with more overhead cabinets, offering plenty of spots to store your belongings.
The bathroom maximizes interior space, with plenty of room for the toilet, vanity sink and shower/tub combo.
There’s a bathroom exhaust fan and a hidden laundry chute to help you keep your clothing organized.
In terms of design, the Keystone Springdale 220BHWE offers residential comfort and style with solid hardwood cabinetry, upgraded pressed countertops, and a decorative hi-def backsplash in the kitchen.
Enjoy cooking and lounging in the great outdoors with your included outdoor kitchen and LED adjustable power awning.
In terms of tech, the trailer has a central monitoring panel, cable TV hookup with booster, external TV hookup and mount, and interior and exterior (all-weather) speakers.
- 13,500 BTU ducted A/C with thermostat and 30,000 BTU furnace
- DVD/CD/MP3/Bluetooth stereo with 2 interior and 2 all-weather exterior speakers
- 82-inch arched ceilings
- 4G LTE and Wi-Fi ready
- Price: Starting at $24,660
7. KZ Sportsmen Classic 181BH
Exterior: 9’ 4”Interior: 6’ 6”
Up to 6
One of the shorter bunkhouse travel trailers on this list, the KZ Sportsmen Classic 181BH trailer comes in at well under 30 feet with a total exterior length of 20 feet, nine inches.
It’s a compact home on wheels that still has all of the amenities you need in an open floor plan for comfortable living.
You enter into the main living area, with a queen bed with overhead storage to the right, and the kitchen to your left.
The kitchen has a spacious countertop for food prep, a 7 cu.ft. LP/electric refrigerator, two-burner cooktop, microwave, and overhead storage cabinets with rail-style doors and modern handles.
The stainless steel sink is larger in this trailer than some of the others on this list, with plenty of space to wash and fill large pots.
Across from the kitchen, the slide-out dinette has bench seating that converts into a 2-person sleeping space.
The bunkhouse has two 28” x 75” bunk beds, and is placed next to the bathroom nook with a foot flush toilet and shower with tub surround.
One feature that sets the KZ Sportsmen trailers apart is the free KZ RV app, which supports trip planning (including checklists), maintenance and service tracking, and stores your owner’s manual digitally.
The bunkhouse trailer’s systems are controlled with a centralized panel near the entry, and there are two interior speakers for playing your favorite tunes while you cook, lounge, or relax.
It has a 14-foot awning so that you can enjoy the great outdoors in comfort.
- 13,500 BTU A/C Low Pro and 20,000 BTU furnace
- Digital Media Stereo w/Bluetooth & USB Port
- Pre-wired for backup camera and prepped for solar
- Free KZ RV App
- Price: Starting at $14,000
8. Lance Camper 2185
Exterior: 10’ 2”Interior: 6’ 6”
Up to 7
If you’re looking for eco-friendly design and versatility with your bunkhouse travel trailer under 30 feet, the Lance Camper 2185 model is perfect.
Lance Camper has made it their mission to build completely toxin-free, environmentally friendly RVs and campers, and this model has a multi-functional bunkhouse that can be used as sleeping space or a garage for your adventure gear.
The 2185 Lance Camper is built with aluminum framing, Azdel interior wall panels, and block foam insulation throughout the trailer.
The tapered exterior roof design ensures water runoff and prevents leaks. Lance Camper also specializes in their awning design, which features lateral arm supports that maximize shade as well as trailer wall space in a sleek look.
With the included direct response wind sensor, your awning will retract automatically if the wind speeds pick up to protect your investment and avoid damage.
You can get the Lance Camper 2185 in three different decor options, but all have the convenient and versatile floorplan you want with the 2185.
There’s a walk-around queen-sized bed (convertible sofa bed optional), “Super Slide” convertible dinette with comfortable seating for five or more (sleeps 2 adults), and three-bunk bunkhouse at the rear of the trailer.
Versatile storage options are also a standout feature with this bunkhouse under 30 feet. The dinette has underseat storage, and the bunkhouse is completely convertible as sleeping space, partial storage and sleep, or a full garage area.
The Lance Camper 2185 kitchen has a single bowl, large undermount sink with a pull-out faucet and cover, flush-mounted SS three-burner cooktop range with backsplash and cover, and 7 cu.ft. double-door refrigerator.
There’s Euro cabinets for overhead storage that include accent lighting, a folding galley extension to expand your prep space, and a stainless steel range hood equipped with a light and fan.
A full wet bath gives you plenty of space for your hygiene routine, with a porcelain marine-grade foot-flush toilet, folding lavatory extension, sink with high rise single-lever faucet, and adjustable slide bar shower head. A dual pane skylight overhead lets in plenty of natural light.
- 13,500 BTU A/C and 25,000 BTU forced-air furnace
- 18' Power Awning with lateral arms, LED Lighting and direct response wind sensor
- Multi-functional bunkhouse / garage
- Pre-Wired for roof air, power vent, park assist, satellite and solar
- Price: Starting at $42,985
9. Venture RV Sonic Lite SL169VBH
Exterior: 9’ 11”Interior: 6’ 10”
Up to 4
This travel trailer has a unique floorplan concept, with 87-inch long bunks at the rear of the trailer and a free-standing table for dining instead of a bench dinette.
It feels a little bit more like a home than a camper inside. The main bed is a 60” x 75” murphy bed that drops down behind the sofa, which provides half of the seating at the storable table, supplemented with high-grade folding chairs.
There’s also a full-length shirt closet and StorMor nightstands wired with 110V outlets and USB charging ports.
Venture RV’s Sonic Lite SL169BH model has a 7 cu.ft. fridge in the kitchen area, a single bowl stainless sink with cover, two-burner cooktop, pantry/closet and plenty of overhead cabinet storage.
In the full wet bath, there’s a toilet with an overhead cabinet, vanity sink, skylight and a 36” tub.
The Sonic Lite bunkhouse travel trailer is built with solid construction on a single-axle frame to enable easier towing and reduce the vehicle’s weight.
It’s equipped with Venture RV’s proprietary LevelMatePro system so that you can use your smartphone to level the camper perfectly in your camp spot.
- 13,500 BTU Low-Profile A/C and 16,000 BTU furnace
- Extended-length bunk beds (87 inches)
- LevelMatePro system for smartphone leveling
- Pack-N-Play rear door for quick access
- Price: Starting at $19,987
10. Winnebago Micro Minnie 2100BH
Exterior: 10’ 5”
Interior: 6’ 4”
Up to 5
Winnebago has eleven Micro Minnie floorplans, and four of them have bunkhouses.
We went with the 2100BH model because it has a spacious floorplan due to the open layout and dinette slide-out, but it’s still well under 30 feet long at 21 feet, 11 inches.
The Micro Minnie 2100BH is constructed on a NXG engineered chassis with Azdel fiberglass walls and radiant foil insulation.
The roof is a single piece TPO membrane, with a gel-coat fiberglass front cap. It has a 13-foot power awning, exterior LED lighting, speakers, and is prepped for a back-up camera.
When you step inside, you’ll find a comfortable full-sized master bed with overhead storage to your right, with the main living area to the left.
The 44” x 72” convertible dinette is built on a slide-out to maximize your living space inside the trailer.
Across from the dinette, the kitchen has a spacious gas/electric refrigerator, microwave, three-burner cooktop with oven, stainless steel sink and overhead cabinets.
Next door, the bathroom has everything you need in a condensed space, including a foot-flush toilet, shower with tub surround, skylight and power vent.
Two 28” x 72” bunks finish the interior space, and there’s an exterior Pack-N-Play door to access the bunk area as you prep for your adventures.
Throughout the Micro Minnie 2100BH, you’ll find plenty of USB charging ports and even a wireless cell phone charger to keep your devices powered up. The camper is prepped for WiFi as well.
- 13,500 BTU A/C and 18,000 BTU furnace
- AV system w/AM/FM/CD/DVD/USB/Bluetooth® and LED TV
- 44 cu. ft. of exterior storage
- Roof-mounted solar prep
- Price: Starting at $21,862
Have You Found Your Perfect Bunkhouse Trailer Under 30 Feet?
When you’re looking for a trailer that’s less than 30 feet long, it can be a challenge to find enough dedicated sleeping space to accommodate your family, but bunkhouses make this possible.
Some bunkhouse travel trailers, like the Lance Camper 2185, even have dedicated beds for up to five adults!
With ten incredibly versatile and highly spacious bunkhouse travel trailers on this list, you’re sure to find a favorite.
They’re all equipped with all of the necessities for sleeping, cooking, dining and relaxing - whether you’re inside your camper or hanging out under the power awning outside.