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Adria Altea

Adria Altea

402PH, 552PK, 552UP, 432PX
3.8 from 27 reviews

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  • Value for Money
    4.3 (4)
  • Cleaning & Maintenance
    4.5 (4)
  • Mileage 6,500 km (4)
  • Comfort
    4.4 (5)
  • Exterior Build Quality
    4.4 (5)
  • Interior Build Quality
    4.2 (5)
  • Off-roading Performance
    3.0 (2)
Competern

CompeternVictoria

Good but

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Purchased in February 2015.

Cleaning & Maintenance
Value for Money
Mileage 10,000 km
Car ModelSubaru Forester S4 2.0D-S
Functionality
Comfort
Exterior Build Quality
Interior Build Quality
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Adria 432PX weight issue

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Functionality
Comfort
Exterior Build Quality
Interior Build Quality
Don C.

Don C.South East Queensland, QLD

Such a great van to travel with, easy, comfortable stylish!

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Just love our 432PX Adria Altea. Large ensuite, plenty of storage.
Very comfortable bed.
Quiet, very efficient 3 way fridge
Bonus outdoor gas port.
Very well constructed, sturdy yet lightweight.
Tows so well, so easy even for a novice
10 out of 10 from us!

Cleaning & Maintenance
Value for Money
Mileage 5,000 km
Car ModelBMW 2 Series
Functionality
Comfort
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Rep20

Rep20Sydney Surrounds, NSW

Has a few problems.

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The caravan wiring is not up to spec. There should be heavy gauge wiring for the fridge with 10mm2 to ensure proper operation. This is lacking on our model and consequently the fridge does not stay cold on long trips. Works OK on gas and 240v, but not on 12v power. Is it too hard to get this correct from the start? We are now back to our dealer to get remedial work done, both on the van and the tow vehicle.

Purchased in June 2016.

Cleaning & Maintenance
Value for Money
Mileage 5,000 km
Functionality
Comfort
Exterior Build Quality
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strikey

strikeyGreater Melbourne (Inner), VIC

  • 19 reviews
  • 5 likes

Love it!

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Purchased in April 2019 for $48,000.00.

Cleaning & Maintenance
Value for Money
Mileage 6,000 km
Car ModelFord Falcon BA
Functionality
Comfort
Exterior Build Quality
Interior Build Quality
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James van der Mei

James van der MeiLogan City

  • 2 reviews
  • 1 like

No Spare Parts

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Warning do not buy and overseas import as parts are not available, not even a rim for a tyre. Adria has a shocking reputation for supplying parts. Apollo who are the dealers in Brisbane are totally useless. If you buy one of these brands such as Adria be prepared to have no backup at all.

Purchased in May 2008.

Excellent value for money

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Light weight but with loads of features. Some fittings and parts look like are not too sturdy, but seem to cope with regular use. The layout is very functional and comfortable.

More the Hyundai of caravans

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Too many things falling off and breaking....bathroom basin hinge failure, compartment locks at front broke, draws sticking all after 12 months and 6000kms of bitumen only travelling . Parts need to come from Europe which is not good when you are on the move

Very pleased with our little 402PH!

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Great use of space. Everything works well. Love the large 3 way fridge. Very easy to tow. Although positioned above the fridge, the microwave is really useful.
The awning could be a bit longer, but winds out and in easily. The struts can be attached in clips on the side of the van, or anchored vertically to the ground.
Very happy so far.

Floor PlanStandard
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Love our Adria Altea 552 UP Sport

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Floor PlanIsland bed

Off Road Company Claim

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I have just taken my new Atria 552UP Sport onto a gravel road recommended by local tourism advisers to view wildflowers in WA. I purchased the van on the suppliers assurance the Sport was suitable for gravel roads. The actual experience was shattered glass doors in bathroom, toilet door coming off hinges, drawers jumping security catchers, toilet cassette trying to force its way through side door, failed window blind and catches.

Joe

JoeSydney

  • 2 reviews
  • 1 like

Lovely light van with a few niggly problems

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Floor Plan402PH
David C

David CSouth East Queensland, QLD

Great van but beware of after sales support or lack thereof

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Floor Plan402 PH Sport
dillon

dillonBrisbane

5 Star Caravan for Families or Retirees – Perfect!

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Floor PlanAdria Altea 552 UP Sport Island Bed
Pete

PeteAU

  • 11 reviews

Love getting away in this van

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Corp

CorpMelbourne

  • 2 reviews
  • 3 likes

Perfect first family caravan

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Built for Australian condition it's loaded with all the comforts of home.
Great 4 birth family van with a large combo shower toilet and vanity,tare weight is only 1030kg all you need is a med suv or a large family car.
No need for electric brakes it comes with its own mechanical brakes and stability control it brakes and tows fantastic.
I owned one for 3 years with out any problems and had some great holidays touring Victoria I recently upgraded to a larger caravan.
Its a great van I highly recommend it.

Petras

PetrasMelbourne

  • 2 reviews
  • 9 likes

ADRIA: Good product, Bad service & support

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Our Altea 552UP has served us very well over 2.5 years & travelled around 35,000kms.
Design & build quality is good & is holding up very well to Australian conditions.
As with many other reviews, service availability & standard is extremely poor; at Dealer & Distributor level.
I would necessarily qualify recommending this product due to very poor customer support.
It should be noted that Apollo’s sales centre in Melbourne does not have a service facility!

Floor PlanALTEA 552UP
Mamil

MamilPerth

  • 3 reviews

Two years with this van and it's now gone...

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Paul

Paul

  • 3 reviews
  • 7 likes

3rd caravan and easily the best

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Good quality
Good value
Easy to tow
Has all the features of a much larger caravan . Plenty of storage and excellent fridge. 130 litre fresh water tank and 80 litre grey tank makes good for freedom camping

Loved it except for one thing

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Questions & Answers

Peter

Peterasked

Altea 552UP

We have a 2018 Adria Altee 552UP. Recently there is a leak from the shower It comes from under the exterior wall of the show and runs into the interior of the van. Recently my wife has not been putting the shower screen across the mirrored cupboards and the toilet. There is a gap between the sink flap and the back of the toilet. Is it possible that water is getting through this gap and leaking into the van. There is also water falling on top of the toilet waste cartridge would this be from the same leak? Thanks Peter.

1 answer
Peter
Peter

I've sorted it out.

Glenys D.

Glenys D.asked

Altea 432PX

Hi,
We have a 2007Adria Altea 432 PX. Last night in strong winds it broke our right window. Any ideas where to get a new one please. Am in New Zealand

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Peter
Peter

Do you not have any Adria Agents in NZ?

Glenys D.
Glenys D.

Hi Peter,
Our agent has ordered from U K. Could take 3 to 5 months to source

WiseOldElf

WiseOldElfasked

relative newbie here, so please be nice...
on an altea 552pk, how do i get the taps/shower to switch between water in the water tank and the 'city' water that's being supplied via a hose connection ?
thanks in advance

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Peter
Peter

As far as I know you need to disconnect the city water hose then turn the water pump switch (which should be next to the Master Switch) on which will pump the water from the van's tank, provided you have water in it. In our van it has a little red light at the top of the switch.

WiseOldElf
WiseOldElf

thank you, peter; i'll give that a go

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