Spending time on the beach with family is an interesting pass-time that also presents an opportunity for socializing with friends and colleagues as you soak up the sun. If you enjoy the practice and want to enjoy a memorable experience whenever you venture outdoors, one of the most essential accessories that you should own is a quality beach tent. Although often ignored, they not only shade resting areas well, but also protect users from environmental elements such as UV and sand. They also improve privacy and double as excellent changing rooms for those that do not like using public ones on beach environments. Here are the 10 best that never disappoint:
If you appreciate the value of owning a beach tent, and shopping for a large and high capacity model that can benefit you and family members whenever you are on the water, Genji Sports is a valuable sun-shelter tent made of a durable and water-resistant 190T nylon fabric. The material is light, durable, and has an innovative UV 50+ coating that protects users from UV exposure and injury. For individuals that commute to beach environments, this beach tents has a light one-piece fiberglass frame that folds conveniently for easier storage and transportation. It measures 86-inches by 59-inches by 43-inches, meets the set CPAI-84 flame resistance standard, and has two mesh side screens that improve air circulation for optimal comfort.
A sought after accessory by beach lovers globally, this canopy by Coleman is a well-built 10-inch by 10-inch beach tent with an instant screened design, optimized for privacy. Its enclosed design offers superior protection from environmental elements such as wind and direct sunlight and bugs. Its folding design is very easy to setup and transport, while its innovative dual T-door design grants users access from both the back and front. Both doors have functional zippers that secure them well, while the easy pull wheeled bag it comes with fits inside the trunks of most car models. With an original tent, you get SPF 50+ UV guard protection, a sheltered floor area, and a one-year limited warranty covering all components from Coleman.
Measuring 9-inches by 4.5-inches by 4-inches, Rio Beach is a compact and portable beach tent that fits up to two adults comfortably. It has a striking orange and navy blue theme that does not fade over time, has a stable and freestanding design with a light and foldable aluminized frame, and is made of a durable SPF 50 75D polyester fabric that offers superior protection against environmental elements such as wind, rain, and harsh sun rays such as UVA and UVB radiations. This tent is washable. It has two exterior zip windows for aeration and two large interior pockets for storing personals, and comes with a durable storage bag with a well-padded carrying strap.
7. Leberna One-Touch Push-Up Beach Shelter
Popular in top 10 best beach tents in 2016 reviews, Leberna is a foldable beach shelter with an easy to use one-touch push-up system that saves users valuable time during setup. The heavy-duty polyurethane used to manufacture it is durable, has an upgraded UPF 50+ coating that offers superior UV protection (up to 98%), and a three pole pin-and-ring system that fits snugly onto its shock corded fiberglass poles for optimal support and stability. You also get a well-finished three-sided Cabana design that offers sufficient coverage outdoors, a flame retardant finish for added safety, and a convenient carry bag that eases transportation and or storage.
Shade Shack by Demco Incorporated is an innovative sun shelter and beach tent with an easy to use pop-up design that measures approximately 90-inches by 53-inches by 51-inches. Its one-piece design is stable and relatively easy to transport and store. The 190T polyester used to manufacture it has a water resistant zinc coating, while its advanced 30+ UPF technology offers superior protection against harsh UVA and UVB radiations (up to 96%). If money is a challenge, Shade Shack is affordable. It is stable, easy to transport, and has sand bags for added stability.
As its name suggests, Sport-Brella is a portable and extra-large weather shelter that comes in handy for avid beach goers and outdoor enthusiasts in general. It is durable, has a striking blue theme, and a light and easy-to-assemble design that offers users quick shade protection from the rain, wind, and sun. The rugged nylon used to make it is durable. Its integrated side flaps offer full protection against the elements, while its side zippered windows and top wind vents guarantee efficient wind flow for optimal comfort and safety. You also get interlocking pockets for stakes, a water-repellent UPF5+ coating block up to 99.5% of UVB and UVA radiations, and a durable and convenient carry bag for easier transportation and storage.
The Calypso Cabana by Texsport is a high-capacity 84-inch high by 48-inch wide by 48-inch long beach shelter canopy with a stable three-sided design that offers sufficient coverage from environmental elements such as rain. It is affordable, made of a heavy-duty taffeta-coated polyurethane material, and has potent UV-blocking properties that keep users safe outdoors. It also has durable shock-corded fiberglass poles that do not weigh down users during transportation, translucent mesh windows that circulate air well, and zipped storm flaps to offers an added layer of protection.
Featuring a stylish hexagonal shape, this one-step beach tent by Genji Sports is a spacious and high performance accessory with a tall system that offers sufficient head room when in use. Its one-piece design sets up in seconds. The quality 190T nylon used to manufacture it is professional-grade. The UV 50+ PU coating that is comes with protect users, while its CPAI-84 fire retardant construction boosts its safety rating significantly. For frequent travelers, this hexagonal beach tent comes with a light and durable fiberglass frame and ropes and staked for easier installation.
Top on our list, this beach shelter by Genji Sports is a self-expanding family tent made of a durable and UV protected (UPF 50+) T190 nylon fabric that meets CPAI-84 standards. It has a spacious three-sided design; has a fold-down steel beam frame that is easy to transport; and has two screened mesh windows that aerate its interior well while keeping bugs and prying eyes at bay. You get sand bag pockets on both panels, four plastic ground stakes, and a carrying case with a comfortable carry strap.
By choosing this shade shelter by Coleman, you get a compact 7.5-inc by 4.5-inch accessory with a tall 57-inch center height that boosts comfort. It is green-themed, has zippered doors for privacy, and has an SPF 50+ UV guard that protects users from harmful UVA and UVB rays. It has four hanging pockets for storing personals such as keys and cell phones, a floor mat, a handy dry line, and a plethora of novel accessories including extra-long stakes, sand bags, and a convenient carry bag.