Bell Tent FAQ

How do I pick the best tent for me?
When choosing a tent there are a few questions to think about  How many people are going to using the tent?  Are you going to be a 'occasional'...
Sat, 20 Nov, 2021 at 9:27 AM
What canvas should I choose?
We have 3 styles of canvas – polycotton, 285gsm Cotton and 360gsm Cotton canvas.    Polycotton – 200gsm cotton/polyester blend. This is the lightest weigh...
Sat, 20 Nov, 2021 at 9:30 AM
Choosing which canvas suits best. 285gsm v's 360gsm
Whilst the size and shape of the bell tents are same on both versions there are two key differences between our regular bell tent and the pro version. ...
Sat, 20 Nov, 2021 at 9:42 AM
How easy is a Bell Tent to pitch?
A Bell Tent is a pretty easy pitch! With a few practice goes people can generally get a 4m or 5m pitched in 15 minutes (or less if you are feeling speedy!) ...
Sat, 20 Nov, 2021 at 9:44 AM
Will my Bell Tent be waterproof and mould resistant ?
All Bell Tent Boutique Tents are treated with Waterproofing and Mould resistor. It is however important to understand what Mould resistor will do for canvas...
Sat, 20 Nov, 2021 at 9:52 AM
Do your Bell Tents have a detachable zipped in groundsheet?
The entire Bell Tent Boutique range comes with a detachable zipped in groundsheet as standard. This means on a hot day you can roll up the tent sides and cr...
Sat, 20 Nov, 2021 at 9:53 AM
Do I need to weather my Bell tent Before I Use It?
All our tents are produced from 100% cotton canvas and are 100% waterproof, but because canvas is a natural material it may need to go through a process cal...
Sat, 20 Nov, 2021 at 9:55 AM
Can a bell tent be left up all year round?
We don't recommend extended pitching during the winter months.  Canvas Bell Tents are created for holiday camping, so leaving pitched for longer durati...
Sat, 20 Nov, 2021 at 9:56 AM
Do I need an Inner Tent
The inner tent is attached using clips that are already fitted into our tents and hung from the centre pole. It divides the tent into two spaces and creates...
Sat, 20 Nov, 2021 at 9:59 AM
Which Awning should I choose?
Awnings are a great way of having a little extra space outside your tent and we do have a few options to choose from.  For a standard bell tent (or the ...
Sat, 20 Nov, 2021 at 10:00 AM