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Outsunny 4-5 Person Pop-up Camping Tent Waterproof Family Tent w/ 2 Mesh Windows & PVC Windows Portable Carry Bag for Outdoor Trip

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Air circulation might not be your first concern when tent shopping, but it can have a major impact on your comfort. UV protected fabric, good waterproofing and lots of internal storage options make this a thoroughly practical tent for anyone who wants a comfortable time under canvas but doesn’t have any interest in faffing about with poles and pitching. Regarding climate & seasons, they describe it as a 3-season tent and this can be so, but it does not mean you will have a great tent for so many seasons. Manufacturers don't appear to take storing kit into account when labelling tents, so you might find yourself short on space. To pitch, you simply pull on two chords that clip and bend the poles into position. With the flysheet, bedroom and groundsheet already fitted, you’re ready to go in 30 seconds, if that. Once pitched, you can move it into position and peg out.

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Regarding the weight, in view of its 13.5 lb (6.12 kg), the tent can be described as a bit heavy for its floor area, but it is tall so there is lots of material, and you also have its instant features that imply more metal parts. Unlike many compact tipi tents, the pole is positioned off centre so it doesn’t impact the bedroom space. Instead, it mounts at the front of the opening and is held in place by a secure fabric loop. It’s an ideal size for a young family. Then folding the tent in half vertically, and then again horizontally to leave you with the tent folded into a circle

Don’t invest hundreds of pounds on a large tent – or hi-tech mountaineering design – that you only need for one weekend at a festival. In this situation, we suggest borrowing one from a friend. It’s expensive compared to basic pop-up and fast pitch tents, but this high-quality design is made using tough ripstop polyester, has excellent alloy components and is extremely waterproof. It’s an investment, but will last for years.

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We pitch and peg out each tent following the instructions, taking into account how long it takes us, how straightforward the process is, and any struggles we have along the way.

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With such walls, with windows on all 4 doors, and with a peak height of 76.75 inches (195 cm), this is a tall and pleasant construction with lots of volume inside. Note that the windows are with mesh and zippered panels.These are the only 2-layer areas in this tent, so this is a single-layer tent. Whether you're planning a camping adventure with the family, hosting a BBQ or just looking to enjoy some al fresco dining in your garden, Decathlon has a great range of camping picnic sets that will ensure you have everything covered. We have all you could ever need to dine outdoors in comfort and style, from folding chairs and tables to rugs, cooking utensils and cutlery. Our high quality and durable picnicware are perfect for outdoor entertainment, whether you're camping or caravanning. We make eating outdoors simple. The tent has doors on all sides. This is quite unusual to see, and frankly, I do not see the point of so many doors for such a single-room tent. The picture below shows how it looks with two of the doors open. As you realize from the pictures, the walls are steep and almost straight, so I would put it in the group of cabin tents. Cabin style design with steep and almost straight walls. I already mentioned the issue of ventilation. The tent is best suited for warm weather camping without rain. It is tall and boxy so I would avoid windy places. You can also use it as a utility tent next to your family camping tent, so here you can store some of your gear.

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Small or poor-quality air vents will lead to a hot, stuffy tent and lots of condensation build-up on the ceiling. Nothing quite beats cooking outdoors, and if you want to take your alfresco cooking experience up a notch, consider investing in a quality camping stove. You may prefer a compact stove that runs off a gas canister if you enjoy wild camping or a camping cooker with more space for longer family camping trips. Whatever type of camping stove you choose, you can look forward to cooking up a tasty meal after a busy day exploring. Pop up tents are all about convenience, so getting them up and down in good time and without frustration is a key part of what makes them good or bad. So this is far from enough although you can indeed put 5 sleeping pads on the floor. I would say the tent is best suited for a couple, or maximum for parents with a small kid. If you use it solo, this will be a castle. The most important dimensions. If you want to make your next camping trip as organised and stress-free as possible, look at our camping cupboards and storage range. Decathlon has some great solutions, from camping cupboards to kitchen stands to help you and your family keep your tent tidy for a more relaxed trip. Each piece is designed to make the best use of whatever limited space you have available. Our folding camping cupboard is perfect for storing toys, clothes and swimming gear when it's not in use. Then there's our camping kitchen stand that will keep all your cooking equipment organised and maximise your meal preparation space.Regarding the capacity, the tent is officially for 5 people. For this, you have an area of 62 ft² (5.76 m²), and this would mean 12.4 ft² (1.15 m²) per person. They describe this as a ‘spacious area’. We also take note of tents that struggle against the wind and need frequent re-pegging. Some tents actually blow over entirely. During the course of our testing, all the tents experience heavy downpours, wind and muddy conditions. Once you’ve kitted your kids out with a pop-up tent, make sure they also have a warm and comfortable sleeping bag to snuggle down in. Our kids’ sleeping bags are the perfect size to make your kids feel cosy throughout the night. We have kids’ sleeping bags for any climate, including our mummy-style sleeping bags for those colder nights and envelope style sleeping bags in various colours and fun prints. Be warned, though, that you’ll need to be at least five-feet eight inches (172cm) tall and have a relatively strong grip to lift and clip the tent together.

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Decathlon popularised the pop-up tent and revolutionised festival camping, but those early designs, while easy to put up, were extremely difficult to fold away again. Thankfully, the design has evolved and, while it’s still incredibly simple to pitch, it can also be put away without (much) swearing. Courtesy of colour coded straps and clips, it’s easy to fold the tent in half, after which a pull cord system then holds everything in place while you fold it again to fit the bag. It’s still a faff, but so much easier than previous versions. Five things to look for when buying a pop up tent 1) Be wary of how many people supposedly fit in the tent That being said, pop-up and fast pitch tents are generally small and designed for two adults at most. Some of the latest fast pitching designs have a little more space – with room for young children – but if you need an easy-to-pitch tent for a large family looking to camp for more than a long weekend you’ll need to invest in an inflatable design. These come in sizes that sleep up to 12 adults. How much should I spend? A handy rule of thumb is to subtract one person (or two people if you have a lot of stuff) from the number listed. This means if there are two of you (for example) you'd probably be best suited to a three-person tent. 2) Look for air vents and consider their size and quality They have added an extra pole that creates a small awning above one of the doors, so you can keep one of the windows partly open probably most of the time. MaterialsWorried about the weather spoiling your camping trip? Think your tent might get a bit cramped? A camping gazebo is a great way to add extra space to your camp and protect you from the unpredictable British weather. At Decathlon, our range of camping gazebos come with and without sides, so you can have somewhere to hide from the rain or shade from the sun. It can also create a great social hub, giving you more space to relax whatever the weather. Our camping gazebos come with a built-in floor, so you don't have to worry about your possessions getting wet or dirty. So there is nothing really “hydraulic” here, but the setup is indeed fast and easy, so I have included it in my list of best instant camping tents. As long as the sky is clear you might do great with such a tent. The four windows with mesh should give enough air circulation. But when it is raining, you have to keep everything closed. In such circumstances, you would want to have floor vents and also roof vents. Both are missing here. Regarding the price, this is a very affordable tent, a good value for the money. It is rare to have aluminum in such budget tents. Specifications The classic pop-up tent is ideal for one person or a very cosy couple looking for somewhere to sleep, rather than basecamp in for any length of time. The large round bags are awkward to carry, so a car is generally needed, even though they’re quite light.

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