Coleman Sundome 4 Person Tent Review

Camping is becoming one of the most popular leisure activities these days. Travel to far off places is getting too expensive and let's face it too iffy a proposition in today's troubled world.

The other hand, camping is more economical and there is such a diversity of things to see in our own backyard that could take a lifetime to discover and explore it all. By camping out you save on the exorbitant prices that hotel chains are charging and you do not have to worry about bedbugs.

But, to do it right you need a quality tent that is affordable as is sized to fit you and your family.

That's what we are here to talk about today with the Colman Sundome 4 person tent you are about to hear a bit about and let you know about its many benefits besides that it is economical. So, let's get right into in the following section, shall we?​

Design

Features

Materials

Price

Coleman Sundome 4 Person Tent Review

​When you want to take you family or a couple of friends out for an outing in the woods or for a fishing or hunting trip you cannot do better that have a tent made by Coleman.

The Sundome 4 person tent is the right size to handle most outdoor activities. It has a 9 foot by 7-foot area, which equates to 63 sq ft of spacious room inside. It is covered with its own weather

fly and will stand up to strong winds, storms, and even a monsoon if required.​

It sets up fast and has a compact footprint that fits into the trunk, canoe, and even a kayak as the need arises. So, it is versatile and goes anywhere you want to enjoy and connect with the Great Outdoors.​

Who is This Tent For?

This is a tent that is made for a family of 3 or 4. It is small enough to fit into a car or SUV along with all your other gear for hunting, fishing, and camping. Depending on the usage, you may fit fewer people if you have a lot of hunting/fishing gear you are toting out with you.

This is a 3-season tent used primarily for summer fun as it is well ventilated with the rain fly off and keeps the occupants comfortable. When rain hits it buttons up tight and keeps a camper dry and out of the wind.​

Important Features/Benefits of The Coleman Sundome 4 Person Tent

Dome Design

The tent comes with a shell made of tough Polyester, which provides you with a rugged tent that will last you for many seasons to come.

The Tent Sleeps 3-4

That includes all their gear and you still have room to move about freely. Should foul weather appear on the horizon the rainfly awning keeps everyone snug and dry and you can weather out the storm? It is also great for shade along with the rain protection.

Waterproofed

You don't have to worry about water coming in as the tent's floor is made of tough 1000D Polyethylene and the WeatherTec™ system's welded floors and inverted seams keep water out from either runoff or wet ground.

Electrical Access Port

That lets you light your tent, power your personal electronics from the campground's electricity, your vehicle, and an independent generator like the Solar Power Cube.

Fantastic Airflow

You have a ground vent along with large windows that move fresh air up and out.

Lots of Room

The tent has a large 9 ft. x 7 ft. Footprint that gives everyone the Spacious interior to rest and get a good night's sleep

Quick Setup

The tent sets up quick in under 15 minutes.

Comes with everything you need.

You also get the poles, guy lines and other paraphernalia you need to secure the tent in place to resist wind and rain and whatever else Mother Nature can throw at you.​

A Complete Holiday Package

This all combines to provide you with a complete package for the outdoors that lets you and your family enjoy the forests, mountains, and by the seaside. This versatility is only constrained by your imagination as you have a 3 Season tent that handles any venue you decide to explore on your holidays and summer vacations.

Gives Great Options for Spring Vacations

Instead, of letting your college student head for spring break in Lauderdale why not make it a family outing to the Great Smokiest or drive along Highway 101 and see the hundreds of sights along the way.

Goes Anywhere

That's the beauty of this tent it is ready to go when the mood takes you and it is compact so it fits in the back of a car, SUV, and even on the back of a motorcycle that lets you camp out anywhere your choose.

Pros & Cons

Pros

  • Set up fast with no hassles
  • Had the tent set up in the campground and a gusting 50-60 mph gale swept through and my Sundome was the only tent left standing
  • ​Lots of room and sets up fast
  • ​It rained the whole weekend but we were dry and warm until the sun came out Sunday afternoon

Cons

  • Wish the tent were a bit larger as we have a sheepdog and 2 kids
  • It's a decent tent, but not for 4 people

Frequently Asked Questions

Question: How much does the tent weigh?

Answer: The Sundome 4 weighs in at less than 9lbs.

Question: Can I use this tent in the winter for ice fishing?

Answer: No, at best this is a 3 season tent and not suitable for use on a frozen lake.

Question: Can I run an electrical cord inside without going through the window?

Answer: Yes, There is an Electrical Port on the upper front left of the tent.

Question: How big a ground cloth should I get?

Answer: The tent is 9' X 7' so you should get a tarp or footprint with a larger area says 10' square.

Question: Can I hang a light in this tent?

Answer: Yes, there is a hook for it on the center pole.

Features at a Glance

  • Dome design shell is made of tough Polyester
  • Sleeps, 4 people
  • Floor 1000D Polyethylene
  • Electric access port
  • Ground vent and large windows move air up and out
  • 9 ft. x 7 ft. spacious interior
  • ​Quick setup in less than 15 minutes
  • Rainfly awning for shade and rain protection
  • ​Storage pockets
  • ​WeatherTec™ system's welded floors and inverted seams keep water out
  • 1-year limited warranty

Final verdict

Versatile, economical, and does the job. You want these three things from a good tent. Throw in comfort and ease of setting up and you describe the Sundome 4 person tent .

It goes where you want and sets up in any venue as well. Rain and the wind don't faze it and you have a shelter you can depend on if your home suffers from the effects of a tornado, flooding, fire or other natural disaster that are in the news more and more.

Camping teaches you to be self-reliant and that is something we all need more of as we find Uncle Sam isn't always there to bail us out when things go south.

Summary
Review Date
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Coleman Sundome 4 Person Tent Review
Author Rating
5
E.M. Paul
 

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