The only thing better than waking up to ever-changing horizons in your RV is waking up to them with the indulgent aroma of freshly brewed coffee in the air! Unfortunately, RV kitchens aren't always the most accommodating to an appliance of this kind, but there are coffee makers out there that aim to make the most of small spaces while providing you with a delicious cup of joe to get your day started off right! Here's our top picks for the best compact coffee brewers for RVing.
Single-Serve Coffee Makers
For those who need just enough for their one-cup-a-day dependency, single-serve options allow for an array of brews in small portions so none of your coffee goes to waste. Tassimo T20 Home Brewing System
Offering the most variety in terms of what you can make, this brewing system by Tassimo lets you indulge in everything from lattes and macchiatos to espressos and teas! With cutting-edge INTELLIBREW™ technology, this coffee maker is capable of reading barcodes for exact brewing instructions so each cup is tailored to its intended pressure, temperature, and time duration. Along with a great-tasting cup of coffee, you'll also be getting a compact system that is stylish and affordable at less than $100. Senseo Original HD7810 Coffee Pod
Enjoy fresh cups of coffee in under a minute with this new and improved coffee maker by Senseo. This single-serve coffee maker is a stand-out model for RVing couples because it gives you the option of brewing either one cup at a time or two, so nobody has to wait enviously until it's their turn to brew up a cup. Its curved design and sleek all-black exterior will add an upscale and modern feel to your kitchen countertop. You can pick up your Senseo for around $150.
Drip Coffee Makers
These coffee-making classics provide a standard brewing experience that gives you a reliably good taste in portions fit to share with other campers! Mr. Coffee DRX5 Coffeemaker
Keep your brewing simple and easy with this small and functional brewer by Mr. Coffee. Its compact size makes it great for spaces with limited countertop availability, and its affordable price tag of less than $20 makes it a steal! Its four-cup capacity is perfect for couples or solo RVers alike who don't want to brew more than what they need. With the brew timer, you can set a scheduled brew time so when you wake up in the mornings your cup is ready to be filled! Black + Decker Spacemaker Coffeemaker
For serious coffee consumers who don't want to sacrifice space in their RV, this space-saving option by Black + Decker is ideal. The coffeemaker is designed to be mounted beneath cabinetry so it stays readily accessible without taking up any of your countertop space! Programmable scheduling lets you pre-set brew times and auto shut-off gives you peace of mind. Making 12 cups, you'll be able to give every camper the morning wake up they need! This RV-inspired coffee maker can be yours for around $100!
Though not quite as hands-off as other options, these compact and affordable contraptions offer full-flavored cups of coffee while taking up a very limited amount of space in your RV. KONA French Press
Guaranteed to give you a smooth, gourmet taste, this ultra-portable French press by KONA can be used to make everything from iced coffees to teas. It has a capacity of 1 liter, allowing it to produce nearly 8 cups of coffee! With its stylish insulated exterior, you won't mind having it sit out on your kitchen countertop, but it's also small enough to be stowed away too! You can pick up one of these French presses for under $25, making it a very affordable option. SterlingPro Stainless Steel French Press
Unlike the typical glass-design of standard French presses, the SterlingPro boasts a stainless steel concept that makes it both durable in its build and sleek in its appearance. Its double-wall construction helps to keep the contents warmer for longer, while the double-screen system gives you an amazingly smooth brew. With a 1-liter capacity, you'll have plenty to go around. Although more expensive than the KONA at around $35, its clean look and guaranteed good taste might just be enough to sway you. Waking up in your home-away-from-home is never better than with a piping hot cup of freshly brewed java in hand. Be your own on-the-go barista by picking up one of these compact coffee brewers for your RV! To help make room for a new addition to your rig, check out these RV kitchen organization hacks. What brewer do you bring along on the open road? Let us know in the comments!