Kmart Tents Review & Guide
Grab your outdoor gear and get back to basics with Kmart’s camping collection. Whether you’re heading out to a musical festival or creating a mini camping experience in the backyard with the kids, picking the right tent is essential. Kmart offers a range of affordable options to accommodate small groups of two or three, as well as larger families looking to spread out in different parts of their makeshift shelter.
Many of the items range in price between just $12 and $179. These include the Instant Tent, Dome Tent with Vestibule, 2 Person Dome Tent, 3 Person Dome Tent, 4 Person Dome Tent, 3 Room Dome Tent, Pop Up Tent and the 3 Person Army Tent. Other camping accessories are also available. These include multi-functional sofas, gas stoves, travel cots, picnic blankets, instant gazebos, sleeping bags, floor tiles and air mattresses.
Range of Kmart Tents
Whether you’re looking for a tent for two or 10 people, Kmart has a range of options available. These include:
- Instant Tent
- Dome Tent
- Dome Tent With Vestibule
- 2 Person Dome Tent
- 3 Person Dome Tent
- 4 Person Dome Tent
- Pop Up Tent
- 3 Person Army Tent
Kmart Instant Tent
For a quick solution to your camping needs, Kmart’s Instant Tent is said to be an easy set-up. Designed to accommodate six people, the $99 tent features a fast setup folding frame and two awning poles for the covered area. A power cord inlet is also available. For hot summer trips, the tent includes UPF50+ to offer some protection from the sun. But be warned, the tent won’t totally shield you from UV exposure due to the scattered and reflected radiation.
The tent measures 1.65m x 2.7m x 3m.
Kmart Dome Tent
If you love the outdoors, the Dome Tent from Kmart has a three room design made to fit 10 people. Priced at $179, the Dome Tent is one of the most expensive camping items available from Kmart. It includes two exists, three windows and an internal room dividing sheet. It includes a power cord inlet.
The tent measures 4.2m x 2.0m x 4.87m.
Kmart Dome Tent with Vestibule
For people looking for a tent with a front covered area, the Dome Tent with Vestibule may be an ideal option. Priced at $79, the tent is said to fit five people and features a removable fly sheet if you want to sleep with the top open. It is UPF50+ and includes a power cord inlet.
This measures 1.5m x 3.8m x 2.6m.
Kmart 2 Person Dome Tent
For cozy weekends away, the 2 Person Dome Tent is UPF30+ and includes three ventilation points to keep you cool during warmer nights. Priced at $12, this is one of the most affordable tents in Kmart’s collection. It comes with one tent body, two poles, one rain cap and four pegs.
The tent measures 1.96m x 1m x 1.4m.
Kmart 3 Person Dome Tent
For around $35, you can head to Kmart and score yourself a tent designed to accommodate three people for your next camping trip. While camping can sometimes feel a bit hot and overcrowded, this dark green tent is made from UPF30+ fabric and contains three ventilation points to promote airflow within your makeshift shelter.
The measurements are 2.1 x 1.15 x 1.8m.
Kmart 4 Person Dome Tent
If you want to make the most of your outdoor adventure, the 4 Person Dome Tent features a removable fly sheet for nights when you want to sleep under the stars. Available for $49, this product also includes a power cord inlet and three ventilation points.
The UPF30+ tent measures 1.35m 2.4m x 2.1m.
Kmart 3 Room Dome Tent
If you’re searching for a way to secure a little privacy on your trip, Kmart provides a 3 Room Dome Tent said to fit up to eight people. Available for $139, this features two exits, two windows and an internal room dividing sheet. There’s also a power cord inlet.
While this tent is described as UPF50+, this won’t totally protect you from UV damage.
The tent measures 4.8m x 1.8m x 2.0m. It comes with a tent shell, frame, pegs and a carry bag.
Kmart Pop Up Tent
The Pop Up Tent from Kmart is a suitable solution for times when you just want to get your shelter sorted as quickly as possible so you can finally start enjoying the activities you’ve planned for weeks. Featuring a spring set up, the tent includes a spring pop up frame and includes one tent body, five guy ropes and nine pegs.
Like some of the other options available at Kmart, this $35 tent is UPF50+ and has three ventilation points. A power cord inlet is also available.
When open, the measurements are 95cm x 2.2 x 1.3
Kmart 3 Person Army Tent
If you’re thinking of roughing it out in the woods, the 3 Person Army Tent may be a good option. This includes two opening side windows and a rear ventilation cap.
Available for $59, the tent measures 2.2m x 1.3m x 1.8m.
Should I camp out with a Kmart tent?
Before you grab your camping gear for a weekend away, make sure your tent is the right one for you. From cozy 2 person tents to a multi-room design shelter created to fit up to 10 people, Kmart has a range of options available. These include the Instant Tent, Dome Tent with Vestibule, 2 Person Dome Tent, 3 Person Dome Tent, 4 Person Dome Tent, 3 Room Dome Tent, Pop Up Tent and 3 Person Army Tent.
If you’re looking for a tent that allows you to spread out, items like the Dome Tent and the 3 Room Dome Tent may be ideal and are designed to fit more than some of the other options available. For a tent with a view, the 4 Person Dome Tent and Dome Tent with Vestibule come with a removable fly sheet so you can enjoy the outdoors from the comfort of your tent.
While getting back to nature may be exciting, organising the trip might be not as fun. It all starts with making sure you have the right equipment. To help you along the way, check out Canstar Blue’s latest customer ratings for tents.
About the author of this page
This report was written by Canstar Blue’s Home & Lifestyle Content Lead, Megan Birot. She’s an expert on household appliances, health & beauty products, as well as all things grocery and shopping. When she’s not writing up our research-based ratings reports, Megan spends her time helping consumers make better purchase decisions, whether it’s at the supermarket, other retailers, or online, highlighting the best deals and flagging anything you need to be aware of.