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The VanShades Original Window Pod® system is a camper van window blinds system that is an easy to install, pre assembled blind and frame system which offers stylish privacy for all windows of your camper van.
A tasteful alternative to curtains, Window Pods achieve a flawless modern finish to your windows and conversion whilst offering blackout and thermal qualities.
Available in both Pleated/Blackout and Thermal-Cellular/Blackout types, our easy to install Window Pod® system is suitable for use at conversion stage, or to retro fit to existing conversions.
Cellular Thermal/Blackout Features
The foil lined cellular pleated structure of our thermal blinds have been created to give a modern sleek look. The cellular design holds a layer of air which acts as an insulator, retaining heat in the winter and keeping your vehicle cool in the summer.
No, Window Pods have been designed with this in mind. The tailgate Window Pods® have a motor housing cover built in to cover the wiper motor.
The blinds in Window Pods can be cleaned with a damp cloth.
We currently manufacture Window Pods® for the VW T5/T6 and Ford Transit Custom (2013+). The pods are designed & precision engineered at our dedicated facility in South Yorkshire.
You must have a VW factory sliding glass. Prior to fitting Window Pods®, you must remove the plastic trim cover on the top bar of the sliding window for the Window Pod to sit correctly. This is covered in our fitting guide provided with every order.
Window Pods are a pre-assembled blind and frame system which offers stylish privacy for all windows of your camper van. They're designed to be as easy as possible to fit directly into your camper interior, using just a few tools. Check out our 3-minute video installation tutorial.
If you have an aftermarket copy of the VW OEM Kombi sliding windows (flush glass from outside of vehicle), our product for the VW OEM windows should still fit, it is best to check with our sales team if you have any concerns regarding the style of your windows.
Yes of course simply go to the options page and select naked Pods. Or why not take a look at our Spectrum Signature range of painted naked pods, an high grade luxury finish in a huge range of colours.
Yes, of course! We are able to send you samples for all of our finishes and colours. Click here to order yours now.
Unfortunately not, any vehicle with an interior plastic trim around the windows is not suitable for Window Pods. They must be fitted to the steel body of the vehicle; this can however be carpeted prior.
We would recommend you speak with your local conversion company who will be able to help you. If not we can always send you a free sample in the post and take things from there.
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