Are you a family of 4 who goes on Overlanding trips often? Are you having trouble finding roof top tents that can accommodate 4 people? If you said yes to either of these questions then you will find this article very helpful.
There are only a few roof top tents out there that can sleep 4 people. Most of them are designed to sleep 2-3 people at best. However, Today to help you save time and find the perfect RTT for your family -- we will review 5 best 4 person roof top tents currently on the market.
Without further due, let's jump straight into it.
Table of contents
- Overland Vehicle Systems Nomadic 4 Roof Top Tent
- Pittman Outdoors Soft Shell Tent
- Eezi-Awn Series 3 XL
- Eezi-Awn XKLUSIV XL
- The Vagabond XL
Overland Vehicle Systems Nomadic 4 Person Roof Top Tent
First on the list is a 4 person RTT by Overland Vehicle Systems. Nomadic 4 the most affordable tent on this list. Constructed with 600D Premium Double Rip-Stop Polyester Cotton Canvas Waterproof Body -- It is built to handle all 4 seasons and keep your family safe even in extreme weather conditions.
Nomadic 4 comes with a 3" High-Density Memory Foam Mattress. It is comfortable enough for 4 people. The mattress also comes with a washable cover to make it easy for you to clean it. Also, to keep you warm and cozy during cold nights, the base of the Nomadic 4 is double insulated with a one-piece diamond plate.
One really cool feature of the Nomadic 4 is its skylight window. It's perfect for star gazing at night. Also, All the windows and doors in the tent are constructed using 120g Environmental Fadeless Gaze Breathable material to make sure their full ventilation inside the tent at all times.
To make it easy for your to store your essentials, Nomadic 4 comes with 6 large built-in internal pockets. Also, one 1000G PVC Cover With Heavy Duty Straps is included to keep the tent safe and secure during your journey.
Here are some other features of the Nomadic 4:
- Perfect for 4 people
- Includes 96" Tubular Adjustable Ladder With Locking Strap to help you get in and out of the tent easily
- Includes 40" LED Light Strip Plus Into Standard USB
- Includes Portable Hand Held LED Light With Clip & Magnet
- Includes Rainfly to keep the water from getting inside your tent
- Weight Capacity: 750 lbs
- 4 Years Limited Warranty
Pittman Outdoors 4 Person Soft Shell Roof Top Tent
Next up, we have a soft shell roof top tent by Pittman Outdoors. Constructed with waterproof, UV Protected, and wind-resistant material -- This RTT is designed to handle extreme Overlanding adventures. As the name suggests, It can sleep 4 people easily. It's also very spacious and you won't feel any congestion.
This soft shell tent comes with 2 windows and 2 doors. Like the Nomadic 4, This tent also includes a skylight window. One of the most common issues of soft shell tents is that the windows flap and make a lot of sound in high-wind locations. To avoid that, 4 steel rods are provided.
One cool thing about this tent is that it comes with an option to add an annex to it. By adding an annex, you will have extra space that you can use as an extra sleeping space or as an extra private room to change clothes, etc.
Lets quickly look at some other features of this tent:
- Includes 1 shoe bag to store your shoes
- Full Ventilation even when the windows are closed
- Includes High-Density Non-Deforming Foam Mattress which is very comfortable to sleep on
- Includes Sturdy Extendable Ladder
- Includes mesh on all windows and doors
- Includes Rainfly
- Very easy to setup
Eezi-Awn Series 3 XL 4 Person Roof Top Tent
Next up, we have an RTT by Eezi-Awn. Eezi-Awn is a brand that's known for its tough, durable tents, and Series 3 is the industry benchmark by which all other soft shell roof tents are measured. This is tent comes in many different sizes and Its biggest size is the one that's perfect for a family of 4.
Constructed with 420-gram Poly-Cotton Canvas Woven with Impregnated Heavy-Duty Wax Thread, This is a tent that can handle any kind of Overlanding journey. The canvas is also Double Stitched Throughout with Wax-Coated Cotton Thread for durability.
One main reason the Series 3 gained a lot of popularity is because of its comfortability. It comes with 2 Twin 2.5" Thick Hi-Density Foam Mattress Covered in African-Printed Fabric. The mattress is of premium quality and is extremely comfortable to sleep on.
One of the major issues with rooftop tents is mounting them on your vehicle. Sometimes they fit perfectly with your roof rack and sometimes they don't. To eliminate this problem completely, Series 3 comes with a universal mounting construction. In other words, You can mount this tent on almost any of the roof rack out there.
To keep the tent safe and secure during your journey, Series 3 comes with a 700 Denier PVC Roof Tent Cover with welded seams. Also, to make it easy for you to store your essentials like phone, battery, etc, It includes comes with 4 pockets under the windows.
Series 3 has Unique Internal Bungee System which makes it very easy to set up and takedown. In fact, you can do it all on your own in under 1 minute.
Lets quickly look at some other awesome features of Series 3:
- Includes 2 large windows and doors
- Includes 2 Large Window Shades
- Includes Rainfly to keep the water from entering inside the tent
- Includes Window Rods to keep the tent from flapping during high-winds
- Full-Time Tent Peak Ventilation
- Nylon Reinforced Clips
- Features YYK© Zippers
Eezi-Awn XKLUSIV XL 4 Person Roof Top Tent
Next up, we have another roof top tent by Eezi-Awn called XKLUSIV. It is constructed with the same material as the Series 3. This tent is a bit heavier but more spacious when compared to Series 3. The XL size can easily accommodate 4 people and it will require the support of at least 4 load bars.
One awesome thing about the Eezi-Awn XKLUSIV is that it comes with a built-in Add-On room. You don't have to buy it separately. The room creates 50 square feet of enclosed ground-level space which you can use as an extra sleeping space (It can sleep 2 people easily). Also, the add-on-room is constructed with a 260-gram Poly-Cotton Ripstop Coated with Teflon which is almost as tough as the tent material itself.
To keep you safe during heavy rainfall, XKLUSIV comes with an Elevated PVC Rainfly with Reinforced Rainfly Mounts. They will make sure that the water won't get inside your tent. Also, to keep the rainfly and windows from flapping, Spring Steel Rainfly & Window Rods are included.
Let's quickly look at some of the other features of the XKLUSIV RTT:
- Includes storage bag to store add-on-room walls
- Mounts on any roof rack
- Quick and Easy setup
- Includes 1 Extendable Ladder
- In-Tent Vehicle Access
- Elevated Roof Line Above Ladder Area
Vagabond XL RTT By Roam Adventure Co
Lastly, we have a durable all-weather tent called Vagabond XL by Roam Adventure Co. It is constructed with Waterproof PU coated 280g poly cotton ripstop tent body fabric and comes with a Diamond ripstop 600D rainfly. This is a tent that you can take on any extreme Overlanding trips without any doubt.
Vagabond XL comes with 2 skylights and 2 surrounding windows. All of them can be unzipped for maximum views of the night sky and morning sunrise. Also, Vagabond XL comes with 2 boot bags to store your shoes and a gear hammock to keep all your gear off the ground.
To help you sleep like a baby, Vagabond XL comes with an UltraPlush 2.0 mattress that is made with even higher density 3" foam and comes wrapped in a waterproof base. It also includes an anti-condensation mat to prevent moisture buildup underneath the mattress. Plus, to keep the cold out during winter nights, the bed base is insulated with a diamond plate.
Like the XKLUSIV tent we saw before, Vagabond XL also comes with a built-in Annex. The annex is constructed with 600D PU-coated diamond ripstop nylon and includes a black, heavy-duty, laminated, 600 GSM PVC floor. Also, It is spacious enough for one person to sleep in.
Here are some other great features of the Vagabond XL:
- 1" Internal Aluminium frame for 4 season durability
- Includes 7.5’ telescopic ladder
- Silent zipper pulls to keep your tent from sounding like a tamborine
- The plasticized aluminum base provides extra scratch and dent resistance.
- Includes 1 720 GSM PVC cover to keep the tent secure during the journey
- Weighs around 160 lbs
That's it, folks! We reviewed over 5 of the best 4 person roof top tents currently on the market. If you have any questions or thoughts, please leave a comment below and we will get back to you as soon as possible. You can also reach us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org