Whether you’re looking for beach shelter during social isolation or just a sun tent to avoid getting boiled any other day, there is bound to be the best pop up beach tent for your needs below.
If you don’t feel like dusting off your Girl Scout or Boy Scout days to figure out how to put to put up a traditional tent, and have zero interest in reading through pages of user manuals, opt for a large beach tent or popup beach cabana that can get you well on your way to relaxing in style.
With these options you can go large or you can go small. It’s up to you whether you want to pick a massive family-sized tent or something a little smaller for your “me” time. Check out all the other features that these tents have besides being ready-to-use as soon as your feet hit the sand and the shades rest on your face.
Best Pop Up Beach Tent
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- Specially designed hub system showcases industry leading design. Allows for fast and easy setup
- The Deluxe XL version is lightweight and compact, weighing just over 6 pounds and folding down to a travel size of 38 L x 6 W x 6 H. The beach tent provides protection from the sun, rain and wind for all outdoor activities, UPF 50+ sun protection and 3 X-large windows for ventilation. The beach tent is made from breathable polyester and is water repellent
- The tent is 95 L x 52 H x 51 D, providing a spacious interior shelter that comfortably fits 3-4 people. The beach tent has internal pockets to store personal items and hooks for hanging. It is made of a durable and lightweight fiberglass frame and water resistant PE floor makes the EasyUp Beach Tent a great outdoor accessory
- Includes a carrying case, 5 sand pockets for added stability in windy conditions, and 4 stakes
- Pacific Breeze's customer friendly 1 year warranty. Call or email any time for support!
This Pacific Breeze Deluxe XL can become even more comfortable if you splurge on the extendable floor to lay down and relax.
- UPF 50+ sun protection
- Three X-Large windows for ventilation
- Breathable polyester
This Pacific Breeze easy setup beach tent (95 x 52 x 51) provides protection from the sun, rain and wind for outdoor activities. This water repellent tent, made of a lightweight fiberglass frame, has a spacious interior shelter and can comfortably seat three to four people. The beach tent has internal pockets to store your belongings and/or hooks for hanging things inside.
- Lightweight (approximately 6 pounds)
- Compact (folds down to travel size of 38 x 6 x 6 inches)
- One of the top spokes holding the canopy open broke at the center joint, according to one user
- Tent broke with first use, reported another user
This tent also includes a carrying case, five sand pockets for added stability in windy conditions and four stakes. It’s also covered by a one-year warranty.
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- Portable & Large Space: Weighing just 3.8 lbs, it folds down to a travel size of 20" L x 20" W x 1.38" H. The open size is 59.06" L x 59.06" W x 49.21" H with a 39.37” front porch, which comfortably fits 2-3 people.
- Unique Sandbag & More Stable: The innovative sandbag design fitted with a tightening string allows you to pour sand in and out within seconds. And 4 wind ropes are added to make it hard to be blown down in windy conditions.
- UPF 50+ & Water Repellent: The pop up tent is made of polyester and eco-friendly silver coating that effectively blocks up to 98% of the sun's harmful UV rays. And the water-repellent structure will keep you dry and relaxed when it drizzles, but please avoid using it in heavy rain.
- 360-degree Ventilation: The large front entrance combined with the full-zippered rear door provides easy access and maximum ventilation. Zip up the front and rear door to change into dry clothes for privacy. Two mesh windows are enlarged to help circulate air and widen your vision.
- Applicable To Multiple Scenarios: This cool sun tent is not only appropriate to be used at the beach, but also at the park, backyard, fishing, playground, playgroups, sporting events, music festivals, weekend trip, or children playhouse. The perfect idea for birthday parties, picnics, carnivals, and sleepovers.
Enjoy the 360-degree ventilation with this two-door, two-mesh window cabana model.
- Available in two sizes (medium and large)
- Available in two colors (pink and blue)
- Wolfwise fabric (98 percent UV protection, 20 percent other UV protection)
This canopy tent set comes with a 20-inch carry bag, 10 stakes and four wind ropes, and is comfortable for two to three people. This portable tent weighs 3.8 pounds; folds down to a travel size of 20 x 20 x 1.38; with an open size of 59 x 49 x 39. Made up of polyester and eco-friendly silver coating, this tent is suitable for light rain, too.
- Sandbag design with tightening string pours sand in and out in seconds
- Water-repellent structure
- Not ideal to sit under for heavy rain
- May be difficult to fold and unfold initially; reviewer says directions are limited
If you want to quickly change into your swimsuit or other clothes, you can zip the front and rear doors for a little more privacy.
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- ☀ 25% LARGER SPACE AND LIGHTWEIGHT: spacious space with size of 78.8" L × 55.1" W × 51.5" H, 25% bigger than other beach tents at similar prices on the market (normally 70” × 50” × 50"). Floor extends 51 inches for extra activity room, which comfortably fits 3-4 people of family. Weight is OLNY 2.8lbs, it could fold down to a travel size of 21" L x 21" W x 1.9" H.
- ☀ EASY UP AND DOWN: Quick release system, automatic POP-UP IN ONE SECOND. Set up quickly less of 1 min. Folds down handy, twist or figure 8, into roomy portable carrying bag, no need to struggle with this foldable beach sun shelter.
- ☀ 2020 NEW DESIGN: Special SILVER COATED Fabric ensure that the coverage area of Anti-UV effects, keeping you and your family away from the damage of the strong sunshine. 4-sided ventilation design with 3 big mesh D-doors windows, provide excellent ventilation and cool for you. Unzip the front door and there is a front porch to give you room to stretch your feet.
- ☀ PREMIUM QUALITY: Venustas beach tent meet EU standard quality, with EU and US patents. New durable galvanized steel is safer, more durable and rust free, which support tent stably stand by itself and keeps shape after long time use.
- ☀ WILDLY USE- Perfect fit any activities at park, beach, lake, camping, hiking, fishing or weekend trip, sporting events, music festivals or for just relaxing in the back yard or at home.
If you simply do not have the time or energy to figure out how to pitch a tent the old-school way, how about a one-second unfolding?
- 50+ UPF sun protection
- Silver-coated fabric
- Wind ropes with sand bags
Keep the beach tent (78 x 55 inches) steady in the wind, with the help of 10 strong tent stake pegs, two additional large stake bags and windproof performance. Available in five colors and designs, the waterproof polyester tent has bottom material with oxford fabric.
When folded down, it measures 21 x 21 x 1.9 inches. Fold it down into a twist or figure 8, which will be easy to pack up when you’re ready to head home.
- Bottom tear resistant
- Lightweight (2.8 pounds)
- Blue stripe tent has no portable lamp hook in the middle of the tent (or a “front door”)
- Several users reported the tent slanted to the side or would not stay upright at all
Bigger than other beach tents, this one extends 51 inches for extra room to stretch out and hang with three to four people. Don’t forget about the front “door” area that you can unzip to stretch your feet on the “front porch” area.
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- Easy Setup and Portable - This instant beach tent features automatic patented pop up mechanism, makes it fast and easy to take down and fold back in under 30 seconds. Light weight at 4 lbs, packs down to 32" x 5" for easy carrying and storage.
- Strong and Durable - Umbrella rated 3000mm PU coating by newest breathable 210T polyester, anti 99% harmful UV, durable floor made of 150D PE; thick 8.5mm fiberglass poles for added stability with stakes and guy rope.
- Luxurious Space - XXL Large size: 92" x 45" x 45" providing generous space for upto ( 2 adults with 2 kids ). Spacious design provides more comfortable cooling shade and easily to relax inside.
- New Design - Featuring an awning for extra shade, 2 windows for maximum ventilation and air circulation; providing a spacious interior shelter and has internal pocket to store personal items.
- Package Including - 1 beach tent,1 instruction, 1 carry bag with shoulder strap, 6 sand pockets, 8 steel stakes, 4 guylines and 1 storage pouch; Please buy from the Oileus brand, otherwise we will not provide a one-year warranty; if you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us though Amazon.
Big enough for four people, this portable sun shade tent is as easy to put up as it is to take down. You just need 30 seconds to do either.
- 12 guy ropes
- 8 tent stakes
- Carrying bag
Big enough to fit four people, this portable sun shade tent (92 x 45 x 45 inches) has an umbrella rated 3,000mm PU coating with breathable, imported polyester. It also has six sand pockets to keep the tent in place with 8.5mm fiberglass poles. There’s also a velcro design for added privacy on the lightweight (4 pounds), portable tent. When packed down, it measures 32 x 5 inches.
- Breathable polyester
- Can take down and/or put up in 30 seconds
- May not be ideal to hold up for rainy and/or windy weather
- One user couldn’t figure out how to close it; another found opening the windows to be impossible
This tent, with its new design, has an awning for extra shade and two windows for maximum ventilation and air circulation, along with an internal pocket so you can store your personal items as needed. It’s also covered by a one-year warranty.
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- Lightweight camping tent assembles in only 10 seconds
- Preassembled poles pop up into place
- Taped floor seams keep you dry even when the ground is soaking wet
- Multi-position rainfly offers the perfect balance of protection and ventilation
- Tent measures 7 feet 6 inches by 4 feet 5 inches with a 2-foot 11-inch center height
If you’re looking for a tent that can stay dry even during rainy weather, the taped floor seams on this one may do the trick.
- Water-resistant polyester
- Multi-position rainfly
- Inverted weather-resistant seams
Get the right amount of balance and ventilation with the help of this rainfly. The tent (7 x 6 inches by 4 x 5 inches) has a 2-foot, 11-inch center.
Make your tent even more aesthetically pleasing with the inverted seams, which hide needle holes inside the tent. The wind-responsive frame also has redesigned poles and guy-out triangles.
- Lightweight camping tent assembles in 10 seconds
- Preassembled poles pop up in place
- One user had issues with the zippers on two of the same tent
- Buckles may not stay in place to hold rain cover in place
Of course you don’t have to only use this tent in bad weather. However, the welding-inspired technology strengthens the tent floor and eliminates needle holes. This makes it perfect for unpredictable camping weather.
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- Weatherproof: Welded corners and inverted seams keep water from getting in
- Enhanced ventilation: Integrated rainfly offers extra weather protection with better airflow
- Built to last: Double-thick fabric stands up to the elements season after season
- Instant setup: In as fast as 1 minute
- Roomy interior: 10 x 9 ft. With 6 ft. Center height; fits 2 queen-size air beds
Instead of buying lots of separate tents for your family, choose between a 10-person tent, a four-person tent or a six-person tent for quality time.
- 150D/150D polyester/taped seams
- Double-thick fabric
- Fits two queen-size air beds
The enhanced ventilation on this tent (10 x 9 inches with 6-feet center height) has an integrated rainfly, which offers extra weather protection and better airflow. With fabric that stands up to multiple seasons, this tent can block 90 percent of sunlight and reduce heat.
The tent also packs up into an included expandable carrying bag for your next adventure. And the patented corner welds and covered seams help to protect against rain spills.
- 60-second setup
- Welded corners and inverted seams to keep water from getting inside for weatherproof protection
- Rain came through tent walls for multiple users
- Tent collapsed repeatedly for one user
This cabin tent is covered by a one-year limited warranty.
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- LARGE DIMENSIONS: Length- 82.7" Width- 55.1" Height- 47.2" .DIMENSIONS ROLLED UP: Length- 4in Width- 4in Height- 17in WEIGHT 2.4 Pounds.Easy to carry and great for 2-4 person.
- UPDATE UV ANTI BEACH TENT: This beach tent special silver coated fabric around the Full Coverage to Ensure That the Coverage Area of Anti-UV Effects. The UV rating of 50+ UPF(UPF 50+ UVA< 5%) to protect you and your family from the sun's harmful rays. you will like the sun shelter.
- VENTILATION AND AGAINST WIND： This Beach Tent comes with 3 insect Screen Layer and mesh D-doors that would be great for air flow, allowing you to stay cool and keep the insects out.3 curtain could protect your privacy， 4 strong tent stakes pegs and 2 additional Large sandbags keep the tent steady in the wind
- EASY SET-UP & FOLD-DOWN : This beach tent is easier to fold than Pop-up tent. Setting up this Beach Tent is a fast and easy process which can be done in minutes. The unique folding capability of this tent allows it to be taken down and stored anywhere. It also folds into a portable carry bag. It’s so small customers claim they can’t notice it on their backpacks.
- [USED WIDELY]: Sun protection for all-day shade at the park, beach, sporting event or just relaxing in the backyard, comes with its own carry case.
If you’re tired of slapping your arms and legs to keep away bugs, this tent may be the answer you need. It has a three-insect screen layer to sleep peacefully.
- 50+ UPF sun protection fabric
- Mesh on three sides (for ventilation)
- Dirt resistant PE floor
This tent comes with two pieces of extra sand bags for improved resistance and a storage pouch for your additional belongings. This tent (47.2 x 55.1 x 39.7 inches) should be able to comfortably fit three to four people and has a 360-degree field of view.
It also comes in five colors: dark blue, blue, green, orange and silver. And it’s easy to carry, weighing only 2.4 pounds.
- Resin fibre pole for better toughness
- Waterproof carry-on bag
- Fell apart too easily for one user due to windy weather
- Several users complained about the poles being too large or slippery
This tent is covered by a one-year limited warranty.
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- Seconds Pop Up - Open the package, unstrap the tent, throw it in the air, watch it open itself in seconds. No need to fumble with poles or complicated instructions
- Ventilation& Blocking Mosquitoes - 2 mesh doors, 2 mesh windows and an extra big mesh roof sky window. With high density mesh net, being air fresh while keeping insects out
- Tent Size - Open size : Very roomy for 3 adults, could easily fit 4 if needed. Ideal for a family rest. Folding Size: 80 cm in diameter as a disc（With installation instructions）
- Material - Durable sturdy 190T PU-coated silver ANTI-UV polyester fabric, provide UPF 50+ Sun Protection and no odd smell inside the tent
- NO RISK BUYING - Carrying bag With the installation instructions, or you can search “ZOMAKE tent” on the ""Youtube"" for the folding video. If anything at all goes wrong with your tent, you have 90 days to request a replacement, completely for free! This is our crazy promise. We don't lie.
This UV sunlight-shielded pop-up tent can hold three to four people for your family and friends to relax in style.
- 210D Oxford moisture proof
- UV coating 50+
- Carry-on bag
This open-and-fold bag (made up of 190T PU-coated silver ANTI-UV polyester fabric) can release in a few seconds, and only takes a few folds to get it back into the bag.
Available in three colors (light blue, blue, green), the tent (95 x 71 x 39 inches) also has an extra big mesh roof sky window and a 40-inch center height.
- Mesh windows and doors blocked mosquitoes
- High-density mesh net (fresh air to keep insects out)
- Fabric around pole tore for one user
- It was either flimsy or bent in an awkward way for some users
This tent is covered by a 90-day replacement guarantee if the original purchase doesn’t work out.
- ✨10 Second Setup! ✨
- ✨Electrical cord access port✨
- ✨1 minute packing up after watching the uploaded video! OR A CHALLENGE!!! ✨
- Click the videos below to see how to take down your tent. Know about more information you concerned from Answered Questions above.
- 【Room】: The instant tent for camping has the 9.5’X7’X50" space and applies the semi-circular cross-section design to make it more spacious for 4 person maximum or one queen airbed with lots of space for gear. NOT FOR BACKPACKING!!!
If you have 10 seconds, then you have time to set up this tent big enough for a family of four.
- Center height 50 inches
- Fits one queen air mattress
- Available in brown and blue
This pop-up tent (9.5 x 7 feet) has two big doors, two roof vents and four ventilated mesh windows. The upgraded ventilation system not only decreases the temperature in hot evenings but also avoids condensation in the cold morning.
It’s also strong enough to resist 35 miles per hour wind after being fixed by guy ropes and pegs. If you’re into French windows, the front and back of this tent resemble them after unzipping the door flap. All windows can individually be zipped or unzipped, too.
- 800mm water resistant
- Full-taped sewing line to keep you dry in heavy rain
- Not intended for backpacking
- Ideally recommended to put pop-up tent in bag in order to move, as opposed to dragging it, which would damage exterior
This tent is covered by a one-year limited warranty.
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- [ Roomy Enough for 4-6 Person with Vestibule ] – This pop up tent has spacious interior:12.5 x 8.5 feet floor; Sleeps 5-6 adults in sleeping bags or 4-5 people with lots of luggage. Center Height: 53.5". Unique vestibule design offers separate room for lots of camping gears, shoes or your large dog. Electrical Cord Access Port, enable you to run a power cord from outside power source into the devices of your tent. Storage pockets and lantern hook keep items neat and organized.
- [ Unique Double Layer – Prevent Condensation ] – This camping tents special designed with double layer, the inner layer and outer layer connected by hooks, which can effectively prevent condensation. There is a gap between the inner and outer layer, become a ground vents which can offer additional ventilation to keep you cool on the warm spring and summer evening.
- [ Easy Setup with Smaller Package ] – This quick setup tent with pre-assembled poles sets up in seconds. Simply open the bag and let go, making the pitching process easy and enjoyable. No need to fumble with tent poles, or bother with complicated instructions. Tent comes in a portable smaller carrying bag. Size only 88*88*3cm/ 34.6*34.6*1.2 inch, easy to carry.
- [ 2 Doors + Hooded Vents + 4 Windows - More Ventilation ] – This pop-up tent with 2 large FRONT door and REAR hooded vents, 4 zipper design mesh windows on the left and right sides. Windows & doors with double panels, allows either side to be completely open. Closed with just the mesh material, allows hot air to escape while keeping small items out. Or sealed with the nylon door for total privacy. Both with double-side zipper, enable to zipper in the tent without getting out the tent.
- [ PU3000 Fabric and Heat Sealed Seams – More Waterproof ] – This waterproof tents made of 4000MM waterproof PU-Coated oxford groundsheet, 3000MM waterproof PU-Coated polyester fabric roof. Heats sealed seams in the connection area prevent from leaking water, integrated vented rainfly keep you dry. The front door is designed to be rolled up and down which is better than the side open style.
This big tent can comfortably hold four to six people, plus a vestibule for your pet.
- Two front doors
- Rear-hooded vents
- PU3000 fabric and heat sealed seams
With pre-assembled poles, this tent (specially designed with a double layer, inner layer and outer layer connected by hooks) can easily be set up within seconds. Available in green and khaki, this polyester tent has an interior of 12.5 x 8.5 feet and a center height of 53.5 inches.
The electrical cord access port enables you to run a power cord from the outside power source into the devices you have in your tent. Storage pockets and lantern hooks keep items organized and neat. And the pre-assembled poles can be set up in seconds, too. Just open the bag, and allow the setup procedure to pop into place.
- Ground vent offers ventilation
- Double layer prevents condensation
- Zipper broke immediately for one user
- Described as “poorly constructed” by another user
The additional ventilation of the Ayamama keeps you cool on warm spring and summer evenings.
- Perfect Ventilation – Front and back mesh doors provide excellent ventilation, and keep the bugs and mosquitoes away that you and family can freely and comfortably stay in tent. A mesh design on the tent top gives you a romantic night to see stars and maintain fresh air goes into the tent.
- Sufficient space – This tent is roomy and suitable for 2-3 people simultaneously when the tent is popping up. It is ideal for family camping, beach, picnic, backyard and other outdoor activities.
- Shading and sun protection - Materials are specially designed for outdoor activities, The 190T sliver plasters have function of shading and blocking UV rays ; This camping tent can protect your skin and you do not need to worry about sunburn.
- Easy to carry & use – This camping tent is popped up automatically as well as folded and packed conveniently in a minute. It weighs only 1.4KG/ 3.08Ib which is so portable. A same color carrying case is come along with the tent. It is easily to be stored after folded up and you can also hang it up on wall with the hanging strap.
- Top quality materials – RISEPRO camping tent is made by premium materials : The outer fabric is made of 190T waterproof silver plasters ; The underneath is made of 210D waterproof Oxford fabric . Both are light rainproof, windproof and durable.
Find two of your favorite friends or family, and spread out three sleeping bags comfortably inside.
- UV protection
- Two mesh doors and mesh proof
- Double zippers for extra durability
Perfect for all outdoor activities, everything from hiking and camping to hunting and the beach, this tent (78.74 x 78.74 inches) is anti-mosquitoes and is lightweight rainproof.
- Not ideal for taller people
- Water went through the tent during the first night for one user
This 3 lb. tent has a portable carrying bag to travel around with ease.
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- ✔Spacious Room and Easy to Install: KAZOO large cabin instant tent uses the cabin-shaped design to provide an incomparable volume; it can fit 6 adults and 2 kids very well. It is one of the most spacious instant cabin tents of its kind. As a most convenience 6 person tent, the automatic function makes it a real large instant tent. Setup was fast and easy. One person can put it up within 30 seconds, just like opening an umbrella.
- ✔ Waterproof and Sturdy： KAZOO 6 person camping tent has double layers. The liner is made of no-see-um netting B3 mesh and 190T breathable Polyester. The rainfly is made of 210T Ripstop Polyester, and we use all the best materials to offer you a high performance instant waterproof tent. This 6 person tent has passed waterproof test with a rating above 3000mm. To provide an excellent large cabin tent, we use ultra-lightweight premium 19mm aluminum poles to build a strong but light frame.
- ✔ Large Tent Porch and Optimized Ventilation: KAZOO large camping tent has full mesh walls and ceiling to provide excellent ventilation. KAZOO 6 person cabin tent is a cozy place to stay in. 2 large and dual-zipper doors with seams allow for easy entry and smooth closure. The zipped door can be supported to make a sunshade; kids can take naps inside the tent and adults will enjoy their time outside. As a very convenient 6/8 person instant tent, it works well on most occasions.
- ✔KAZOO PAY ATTENTION TO EVERY DETAILS：KAZOO focuses on every detail to make the best tents for various purposes such as camping, hiking, fishing, surfing, outdoor BBQ, adventure, family parties and field trips. The high-quality details include but not limited to smooth and reliable SBS dual zippers, mesh interior pockets, incredibly durable rip-stop fabric materials, full-coverage rainfly and firm lightweight structure, to stand up to your biggest adventures.
- ✔2-YEAR WARRANTY：KAZOO tents are 100% inspected before delivery. We have 2 major series: Camping tent and Backpack tent. The Camping tent designed with a high volume hub to maximize strength and increase living space by using best materials and techniques. The backpacking tent focuses on the ultimate performance such as lightweight, eco-friendly, super sturdy, and ultra weather proof. We offer a 2-YEAR WARRANTY.
This instant setup includes mesh walls and mesh ceiling, and can be set up within 30 seconds.
- Available in three colors (green, blue, yellow)
- Fits two queen air mattresses
- Aluminum poles and frames
These cabin tents (6.07 x 9.18 x 9.84 feet) can fit four, six or eight people. The cabin tent uses ultra-lightweight premium 19mm aluminum poles to build a strong but light frame, and has two large and dual-zipper doors with seams to allow for easy entry and smooth closure.
- Rip-stop fabric
- Waterproof test passed (above 3,000 mm)
- Tent reportedly did not hold up to wind
- Another user said the same, and the pole came out
This tent is covered by a two-year warranty.
So what do you think of these 12? Some are rainproof. Some are windproof. Some may not be the best for poor-weather days while others are built to last. It’s up to you to decide how many people you want in one tent. Snuggle up with one or have five or six sleeping side by side and telling scary stories inside.
This is your time to figure out which tent makes the most sense for your next outdoor adventure. Make sure to check warranty policies for all though. Considering these pop-up tents are intended to legitimately pop-up without problems and be able to fold down with ease, this is the first deal-breaking test. After that, whatever you do inside is totally up to you.
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Pop up Beach Tent
Choosing the best option for your next beach adventure is easy with our reviews and ratings.
- Pacific Breeze
- Oileus X-Large
- Coleman 2-person
- Coleman 6-Person
- OT QOMOTOP
- RisePro Instant