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Canvas Bell Tents

Bell Tent Porch

PVC Bell Tents

Twin Door Bell Tents

Tipi (TeePee) Tents

Touareg Tents

Traditional Marquees

Our Range Of bell tents

bell tents for sale

Canvas Bell Tents

Canvas Tents

bell tent porch for sale

Bell Tent Porch

Bell tent entrance

Emperor bell tent for sale

Emperor bell tents

Emperor Bell

Tipi (TeePee) tents tents for sale

Tipi (TeePee) tents

Tipi's (TeePee's)

PVC bell tents for sale

PVC bell tents

Suitable for Hirers

Touareg tents for sale

Touareg Tents

Large entrance

Green bell tents for sale

Traditional marquees

Traditional PVC marquees

Guides & Planners

Bell Tent Planner

bell tent Layout Planner

Create your own unique bell tent layouts using our interactive planner. Drag the size of bell tent(s) you require on to the 'lawn' area and then fill using the available furniture.

Compare Ranges

Compare bell tent Ranges

Compare the features and specifications of all of our bell tents for sale and see why we believe our DIY bell tents are the leading structures of their class in the world.

Bell Tent Buyers Guide

bell tent buyers guide

Buying a bell tent can be confusing. Let us help you choose which range might be most suitable for your requirements. Choose the size required and we'll show you the options available. .

Bell Tent Advice Articles

Bell tent camping advice

Camping advice from camping professionals! A list of articles with tips and tricks on using your bell tent.

Contact & Location

We are located in Dorking, Surrey, England:

Request a brochure or get in touch:

If you would like to see some samples of the bell tent materials we use then please request a brochure from our contact page. If you would like to sit down with one of us to discuss your bell tent requirements or if you are thinking of starting up your own bell tent hire business then please get in touch to make an appointment.

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Q: Do you ship & sell bell tents internationally?

A: Yes our bell tents are for sale in UK, Europe and the rest of the world. Please contact us for rates to Europe, for the rest of the world we recommend you use a shipping company near you to arrange collection from our factory in Dorking -we can supply the dimensions and weight of your order for shipping purposes.

Q: When will my DIY bell tent be delivered?

A: bell tents are usually dispatched within 1 working day and sent out on a 2 day service (overnight incurs a small surcharge). You will be told when ordering (orders by phone) or by email (online orders) when to expect delivery of your bell tent(s). They will arrive on a pallet and the delivery company will use a pallet truck to wheel it as close to the house as possible - unfortunately they cannot unpack the pallet or transport it on soft surfaces.

Q: Can I collect bell tents from your factory in Dorking?

A: Certainly. We realise delivery costs are expensive so welcome anyone picking their bell tents up from our factory.

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Event Planning Articles

bell tents in the winter

Camping in the winter may seem like an odd thing to do but it's actually very satisfying and much less cold than you might think!


How to pitch your bell tent:

1) Peg out the tent keeping the (sewn or zipped in) groundsheet taught in all directions.

2)Note the long straight edge is the entrance.

3) If you have a detachable groundsheet lay it out tightly first (pegs only half-way in), lay the tent out to match the groundsheet, take out one peg at a time and put back in through the groundsheet then through the eyelet in the trim of the tent (remaining trim to go under the groundsheet).


Canvas vs PVC bell tents

Let's start with the materials: Cotton canvas also known as cotton duck is a heavy, tightly woven cotton fabric that is completely natural. It's not only used in the tent manufacturing industry but also for clothing such as shoes, aprons and even hand bags. Pro's of cotton canvas bell tents...


How to re-proof a bell tent - bell tent cleaning advice

Cotton canvas is naturally a waterproof material in the same way that traditional wooden boats are waterproof, similar to the planks cotton fibres swell and plug the holes to stop water going through, this means that the material needs to be weathered to become 100% waterproof. It is not advised to apply a waterproofing product to a new bell tent as it may interfere with this process...