Share this story Share on Facebook icon Share on Twitter icon Share on Pinterest icon Share on Google Plus icon Share on Linked In icon Share via Email icon

Tent of The Year Awards 2021


Browse the categories

Tent Of The Year 2021

Vango Anantara III Air TC 650XL

A decade after Vango brought inflatable tents to the mainstream with AirBeam technology, the latest version of the Anantara takes them to the next level.

As well as boasting the latest tech, this is a luxury family tent packed with features and high-quality materials, that should help you enjoy years of memorable family camping holidays.

Read more about our Tent Of The Year  

Best Family Tent

Vango Anantara III Air TC 650XL

Despite the trend for enormous tents, the six-berth family model is still the most popular on the campsite and there is a huge amount of choice out there

Best Family Tent  

Best Small Family Tent

Outwell Oakdale 5PA

With cars getting smaller, many families are turning to compact tents that are easier to fit in the boot, but still provide all the comfort and space they need

Best Small Tent  

Expert tent reviews

Hundreds of tents reviewed in detail by camping specialists

Before you buy, find out what the experts think. We've got reviews of hundreds of tents, fully tested and tried out in real life!

Including the latest models from:

  • Outwell
  • Vango
  • Coleman
  • Outdoor Revolution
  • Zempire
  • Kampa
  • And many more.

Expert Tent Reviews  

Best XL Family Tent

Outwell Knoxville 7SA

Supersize me! The fashion for XL tents shows no sign of slowing down and if you really want to spread out on the campsite then it might be time to go large

Best XL Tent  

Best Poled Family Tent

Coleman Castle Pines 6L

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

Best Poled Tent  

Best Weekend/Touring Tent

Vango Joro 450

Quick and easy to pitch, weekend and touring tents are designed for campers who want to get set up as fast as possible and get on with enjoying their time on the campsite

Best Weekend/Touring Tent  

Best Value Family Tent

Outdoor Revolution Camp Star 600

Good value in a tent is not just about the lowest price. Forget about that £50 supermarket tent – the best value tents are those that give you the most for your money

Best Value Tent  

Best Luxury Tent

Dometic Ascension FTX 601TC

Luxury tents come in the most sumptuous materials and are packed with the sort of features that turn camping into an unforgettable experience – for all the right reasons!

Best Luxury Tent  

Best Glamping Tent

Snow Peak Spearhead Pro.L

Everyone likes a little glamour in their life, and these days there are many tents catering for those who want to add some style to their camping holidays 

Best Glamping Tent  


Watch our virtual awards ceremony

Finished reading?

Want more great tent information?

Our "Buying a camping tent: The ultimate guide" is full of great tent buying advice.

  Buying a camping tent: The ultimate guide

Expert camping advice to your door!

We are very proud of our camping magazine and have been writing it for over 60 years.

"Camping" is the only magazine in the UK purely dedicated to the wonderful world of tents and life under canvas. With every issue featuring travel ideas in the UK and further afield, as well as top sites to stay on, plus tent and gear tests to ensure you are properly equipped for all your camping adventures!

Why not treat yourself to a subscription today?

Don't go camping without it!
Camping Magazine   

Back to "General" Category

18/02/2021 Share this story   Share on Facebook icon Share on Twitter icon Share on Pinterest icon Share on Google Plus icon Share on Linked In icon Share via Email icon

Recent Updates

With miles of magnificent coastline and acres of gorgeous countryside, east Devon is one of the most beautiful parts of the country. Here's how to ...

Camping gear review: Komperdell Walker Compact hiking pole

An entry-level walking pole that is lightweight and packs away small ...

Camping gear review: Berghaus Women’s Rhyna jacket

A smart outdoor coat for camping adventures that's waterproof and breathable ...

Campsite of the Month: Ulwell Holiday Park, Dorset

A mile from the sands of Swanage, this is a campsite with a host of attractions on its doorstep ...

Other Articles

Camping magazine reader Paula Sanders gives us a quick tour of her tent set-up ...

Camping gear review: Tilley Face Mask

A stylish way to cover up and stop the spread from outdoor headwear experts Tilley ...

Zempire Tents 2021

Zempire is launching a new system designed to expand the living space of its award-winning tents for 2021 ...

Quechua by Decathlon Tents 2021

Decathlon is launching its first ever Quechua polycotton tent as part of its camping range for 2021 ...