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Trailer tents and folding campers: the ultimate guide

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Everything you need to know about buying and enjoying a trailer tent or a folding camper

 

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10 Of The Best Trailer Tents and Folding Campers

Trailer tents and folding campers offer the best of both worlds - the freedom of a tent combined with the luxury of a caravan. Here are 10 of the best models.

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Buying advice: Buying a trailer tent

Trailer tents comes in all sorts of shapes, sizes and vintages, with a wide choice of makes and models available. If you understand the basics, you’re better placed make an informed buying decision and recognize a good buy when you see one - read our handy buying guide to trailer tents ...

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Folding Campers - everything you need to know

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. See what our judges thought about our winner.

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Buying a trailer tent: FAQ

Need some advice when looking at buying a trailer tent? We answer your frequently asked questions in our handy guide. ...

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The best campsites for trailer tents

Trailer tents are welcome at thousands of campsites and are often allowed on campsites which are closed to tents or caravans – so they really do offer the best of both worlds!

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The Best Trailer Tents And Folding Campers For 2019

Trailer tents and folding campers offer the freedom of a tent combined with the luxury of a caravan - they are the best of both worlds.

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Towing a trailer tent or folding camper

Find out everything you need to know about pulling a trailer tent behind your car.

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2020 trailer tents at the NEC autumn show

Find out who will be at the NEC show and read our quick guide to trailer tents, folding campers and lightweight caravans.

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Buying a trailer tent or folding camper

Check out our buyers' guide to ensure you get the best value for money.

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Trailer tent maintenance and storage

How to keep your trailer tent or folding camper in good condition.

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Trailer tents, folding campers and lightweight caravans explained

What’s the difference between trailer tents, folding campers and lightweight caravans? Here's our quick guide.

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