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Camping Awards 2021: Best Poled Family Tent

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Inflatable tents might be the most popular for families these days, but there are still many campers who prefer the simplicity of traditional poled tents and thankfully the manufacturers still cater for their needs

WINNER

COLEMAN CASTLE PINES 6L

  • Six berth poled tunnel tent
  • XXL BlackOut bedrooms
  • Removable bedroom for extra storage
  • Large front porch
  • £649.99

Our verdict An excellent choice for those campers who prefer traditional poles over inflatable beams. The Castle Pines provides all the family-friendly features you’d want, including the award-winning BlackOut bedrooms, at a very appealing price.

Read our full review of the Coleman Castle Pines 6L here

Commended

Kampa Croyde 6

Six-berth tunnel tent • Enclosed front porch • £750

Our verdict Getting the basics right isn’t always as easy as you’d think, but with this excellent-value tunnel tent, Kampa has got it spot on.

Snow Peak Entry 2 Room Elfield

Four-berth tent • Teflon-coated flysheet • £912

Our verdict Superb materials, high-quality workmanship and stunning design – this is a fine example of how poled tents can still turn heads.

Read more about the winners in the 2021 Tent Awards

 

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