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Grand Design Imagine Review

Published on March 21st, 2019 by Ray & Tammy Roman
This post was updated on August 24th, 2021

In this post, we’re going to take a look at the Grand Design Imagine travel trailer. So let’s get started. The Grand Design Imagine is a lightweight travel trailer with some very Innovative floor plans. It’s a travel trailer that is lightweight but doesn’t compromise luxury. It has some outstanding features including LED lighting, and their residential Master Suite to name a few.

Grand Design Imagine Review

Before I begin my review of The Grand Design Imagine, Please be aware that I do not own this travel trailer, this review was based on Research I have conducted on the manufacturer’s website RV forums and consumer product review forums.

Grand Design Imagine Review
Grand Design Imagine Travel Trailer

Imagine Overview

The Grand Design Imagine is available in 11 different floor plans. All the plans feature a 60 by 80 queen bed and sometimes even have a fireplace. You’ll also find a 30 by 36 shower with skylight refrigerator pantry and a 32in LED TV entertainment center. A couple of the plans have bunk beds with bike storage.

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Grand Design Imagine Construction

When it comes to construction, the Grand Design Imagine seems to be one of the better-constructed travel trailers on the market. It has a gel coated fiberglass exterior, a one-piece roof membrane with a 12-year warranty. In addition, the insulated storage doors and the rear wall side walls are laminated aluminum framed with an R-value of 7.

On the slide-out rooms, The Grand Design Imagine also has a laminated aluminum framed roof and walls.

The floor on the Grand Design Imagine has an R-value of 30, and it is also a laminated aluminum framed.

One thing to know on the fully laminated walls is that they use rigid foam insulation instead of soft fiberglass insulation. It’s been known that soft fiberglass insulation can sometimes settle and leave uninsulated gaps on the roof the floor.

Gran Design Imagine Features

When it comes to features, The Grand Design Imagine is loaded, there are dozens of standard features Let’s take a look at some of them:

Exterior features

  • Power tongue jack
  • Solar power Inlet
  • Backup camera prep
  • 80% tint radio safety glass windows
  • (2) 20 lb liquid propane bottles
  • 28-inch radius entry door
  • Exterior speakers too much more

Interior features

  • Solid hardwood drawers front
  • Frosted glass cabinet door inserts
  • Pre-drilled and screwed Cabinetry
  • Ball bearing full extension drawer Glides
  • Large panoramic windows
  • Upgraded residential furniture
  • Radius ceiling with 81 in tall Headroom
  • Per dish storage
Grand Design Imagine outside storage
Grand Design Imagine dog feeding bowls
Grand Design Imagine electric jack

Grand Design Interior

These some photos of the Grand Design interior. Please note not all floor plan look like the ones in the photos below.

Grand Design Imagine bedroom
Grand Design Imagine living room
Grand Design Imagine kitchen

In the kitchen you will find some cover, residential countertops, stainless steel microwave, stainless steel 3-burner range with oven, and a double door refrigerator.

The bedroom has a master suite with a 60 by 80-inch Queen bed, solid bedroom door leading to the master suite, oversized under-bed storage, residential bedspread, and TV and cable ready.

Grand Design Mandatory Packages

The Grand Design Imagine has three feature packages that are mandatory.

Peace of Mind Pacakge

The first one is gold the Peace of Mind package and includes among many things a drop frame front pass-through storage, aluminum entry steps, a walk on roof, a trifold hide-a-bed sofa, nitrogen filled radial tires, a diamond plate front rock guard, aluminum rims.

Ultimate Power Package

The ultimate power package Which is also mandatory includes electric awning with LED light, LED interior lighting, motion sensor pass through lighting, Bluetooth stereo a high-definition LED television and 30 amp service.

Four Season Package

The Four Season protection package this one too is mandatory and includes a 35k BTU high capacity furnace, heated and enclosed underbelly with suspended tanks, designated heat duct to subfloor, high-density roof insulation with attic vent, double insulated roofing front cap.

Grand Design Imagine Owner Reviews

As per my research on The Grand Design Imagine gets an average rating of four stars.


These are some of the positive that owners have reported about The Grand Design imagine.

  • The layout of the Grand Design Imagine is well-thought-out, bedroom layout is great lots of storage.
  • The slide-out creates a comfortable living area, more storage than I would ever use.
  • The bathroom is a good size it has a large shower in a real toilet.
  • Excellent outdoor cooking space and the 21-foot awning is great
  • The Grand Design customer service has been amazing


And there are some negative reporting from owners as well, for example:

  • One owner after the first trip the latches for the screen door main door have to be fixed.
  • The same owner reported that the awning leaked in 5 places and that the water pump extra trailer Shake all over.
  • Another owner has reported that the trim Ash falling apart after only Seven Trips and that it had to reattach it every single time.
  • In addition, the vent covers pop off in the bedroom door stops fell off. They always seem to be fixing something and have stated they would not buy from Grand Design again.

Grand Design Video Walkthrough

Grand Design Image Video Tour

Grand Design Imagine Review Summary

Overall and based on my online research, I think the Grand Design Imagine travel trailer is a very good travel trailer. On average, it is getting a 4-star rating which is very good compared to other similar travel trailers, Grand Design themselves seems to take customer service seriously, and from what I’m reading they seem to be very responsive to customer issues.

The Grand Design Imagine has lots of room, the floor plan design are very functional. The available features and amenities are high-quality. Like all other travel trailer manufacturers, there’s a chance you might end up with one that’s not well put together.

Keep that in mind, as it is usually not a sign of the entire line. Make sure you are dealing with a reputable dealer who can address any issues you may have with the Grand Design Imagine in an expedient manner.

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