American Retro Caravans Ltd (ARC) is the UK's leading luxury vintage Airstream renovation and American RV restoration specialist. Our team of experts guide you through the process of a creating a bespoke interior, combining high quality British craftsmanship with an American design icon.
Here at ARC we pride ourselves on creating an interior that is personal to each client - whether it is used to promote their business or for their own personal use, (or even a bit of both) we are well-practised at helping our customers to realise their creative vision.
Darren Perry is our commercial director. He started his career in sheet metal work and moved on to carpentry and joinery, which he did for many years prior to starting the ARC Airstream renovation business. Darren has a vast knowledge of Airstream design and construction alongside many years experience of renovating and creating bespoke interiors.
Kathy Morrison completed her design degree at Manchester University. She then worked in the design industry for many years, designing for companies including Ralph Lauren and many high street stores. Kathy has had many years’ experience designing bespoke interiors for both corporate and leisure clients.
We have a small team of trusted and experienced craftsmen who work together to create individual projects of the highest quality.
The ARC workshop, set in the heart of the Somerset countryside, provides a fitting antidote to mass-produced caravan manufacturing, bringing with it an exceptional combination of traditional craftsmanship with modern and off grid technology.
The skills of our team mean that we can cover all aspects of the build from exterior restoration and chassis building to hand crafted leather upholstery and joinery. This personal care and attention that goes into every project ensures that the end result is both unique to the client and of the highest quality.
Our team of craftsmen include designers, carpenters, metal workers and upholsterers that pool their talents to create hand built unique interiors. A unique combination of skills allows us to work on intricate copper detailing through to major exterior repairs, providing a complete service for our clients.
Contact the ARC team to find out how we can help with your renovation project.