10 Best Family Tents in 2021

Best Family Tents
Best Family Tents

For this post, I have put together a collection of the best family tents currently available. For more top picks and buying guides, see my camping packing list.

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Planning on a family camping trip this year? There is a huge choice of family tents available, but which one do you go for?

A lot will depend on how many of you will be sharing the tent, the age and sex of the kids and what type of camping trip you want.

This buyer’s guide provides you with the information you need to help you choose your perfect family tent.

All of our recommended tents have excellent feedback and customer ratings.

Let’s get going!

Best Family Tent For 3

Coleman Tent Darwin

  • Lightweight and easy to pitch three person dome tent ideal for a couple with a young child.
  • Easy to pitch; highly flexible and light fiberglass poles withstand even strong wind.
  • Several ventilation flaps for optimal air circulation.
  • The spacious porch area with groundsheet is ideal for storing gear and is large enough to sit and relax if the weather takes a turn for the worse.
  • Very good reviews. From 1,521 ratings 76% of buyers gave this 5/5 stars.

Best Family Tents For 4

Coleman FastPitch Air Valdes Inflatable Tent

  • Easy to inflate and dismantle in minutes.
  • Well designed tent to maximise living space and full head height.
  • Family tent is effortless to pitch and offers generous living quarters and amazing blackout bedrooms.
  • There is a convenient hinged door, making it the perfect option for any getaway.
  • Pump included.
  • Good reviews so far. From 14 ratings 71% of buyers gave this 5/5 stars.

Coleman Da Gama 4 Tunnel Tent

  • This tent has a good side-by-side bedroom layout so parents can easily access the kids.
  • There is a good amount of living space.
  • Offering full head-height throughout and a family-sized living area, better for when the weather takes a turn for the worse.
  • A large, front rain porch provides shelter from the rain and is an ideal space to store muddy boots.
  • Very good reviews. From 90 ratings 86% of buyers gave this 5/5 stars.

Trail Outdoor Leisure Hartland 4 Man 2 Room Tent

  • Tent with spacious rooms and 4 colour-coded fibreglass poles for easy assembly.
  • Tent features a zip-lock entrance, a pair of double bedrooms, and a living area.
  • Double wall design insulates against the cold.
  • Excellent value for money.
  • Excellent reviews. From 161 ratings 82% of buyers gave this 4-5 stars.

Best Family Tent For 5

Coleman Rocky Mountain 5 Plus Tent

  • A spacious, easy to pitch, family tunnel tent.
  • Featuring our blackout bedrooms, with 99% of daylight being blocked out from the bedroom so you can get a great night’s sleep and not wake with the first light.
  • The large living area is spacious enough for a family table and chairs.
  • With a full-height door with a drop-down section providing a totally flat entrance, perfect for buggies or wheelchairs.
  • The zipper stoppers on the tent doors ensure that zips are always within easy reach in the event of an emergency, even for children.
  • Brilliant reviews. From 222 ratings 86% of buyers gave this 4-5 stars.

Best Family Tent For 6

Berghaus Air 6 Inflatable 6 Person Family Tent

  • Stable and strong tent with outstanding waterproof performance and ventilation system.
  • The robust inflatable beams take only a few minutes to blow up and are just as quick to deflate – making this the perfect family tent for camping in style.
  • Features tunnel design with 1x pre-attached bedroom and 1x spacious living room.
  • Dual action stirrup pump and pressure gauge included. 
  • Very good reviews. From 11 ratings 73% of buyers gave this 5/5 stars.

Coleman Tent Octagon 6 Person Family Camping Tent

  • A big, spacious tent offering panoramic views.
  • With six large windows and mesh roof for maximum air circulation and two hinged doors open like a real door.
  • Tent comes with a sewn-in groundsheet that keeps the water out.
  • Includes a removable partition that can divide the space into separate rooms for adults and children.
  • Not too tricky to assemble.
  • Fabulous reviews. From 1,416 ratings 78% of buyers gave this 5/5 stars.

Best Family Tents For 8 Or More

Berghaus Air 8 Inflatable Tunnel Design 8 Person Family Tent

  • Stable and strong tent with outstanding waterproof performance and ventilation system.
  • The robust inflatable beams take only a few minutes to blow up and are just as quick to deflate – making this the perfect family tent for camping in style.
  • Features tunnel design with 1x pre-attached bedroom and 1x spacious living room.
  • Dual action stirrup pump and pressure gauge included. 
  • With darkened rooms for a cool and easy to sleep.
  • Good reviews. From 24 ratings 87% of buyers gave this 5/5 stars.

Vango Odyssey Family Tunnel Tent

  • This tent is specifically designed with families and large groups in mind.
  • The tunnel design offers stability, stand-up head height.
  • Flexible sleeping areas.
  • Tension Band System provides additional stability in adverse weather conditions. 
  • With full mesh doors, lantern hanging loops, storage pockets and large Diamond Clear windows, so you can enjoy the lovely views outside.
  • You can regulate heat easily.
  • Toggled room dividers and lights-out’ inners meaning you won’t be awakened by the morning light.
  • Fully sewn-in groundsheet to keep water out.
  • Positive reviews. From 101 ratings 74% of buyers gave this 5/5 stars.

Cozy House Outdoor Waterproof Four Seasons Family Camping Cotton Canvas Bell Tent with Meshed Door and Windows

  • Heavy duty canvas bell tent in a sand colour creating a warm cosy atmosphere.
  • It has a zippable groundsheet allowing you to roll the sides of the walls up on a hot, summer’s day and to let the wind pass underneath.
  • Centre pole holds tent up.
  • The high dome roof gives a feeling of plenty of space for a family.
  • Ideal for families with young children as you can all sleep in together.
  • Available in Diameter 3M or 4M.
  • Superb reviews. From 26 ratings 87% of buyers gave this 5/5 stars.

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