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Playtents for Kids

Updated on November 24, 2011

Play tents are a relatively inexpensive way to excite the imagination. Perhaps you cannot afford a Playhouse? then a play tent may be what you are looking for. These tents are durable and can be placed indoors or out. They come in very cute colors and themes. here you will find play tents for the Princess,knights, fairies and pirates.

 The Pacific Play Tents Cottage House Tent is your child's home away from home..or home in your home if you prefer! This play tent is easy to take down and put up.  It has a cute doorway that you can tie back or let down for more privacy.  Even the windows have material to tie up or let down for covering.  There is a skylight up top. The tent is designed with printed flowers window boxes and fences.  The pacific Play tents Cottage House Tent received four and half stars out of five from 17 customer reviews.  Parents loved that this tent was easy to clean and and easy to assemble.  Many parents preferred a tent to plastic houses becauseof the price and the ease of putting it up or down. Some parents commented on creative uses for their playtent.  One parent put their childs bed inside the tent while the other parent used the tent for potty training!

 Take a look at the Playhut City Boutique.  it has kind of a an " i Dream of Genie" flair.  This decked out tent has two doorways and a window..  It comes in it's own carrying case to make for easy travel.  The boutique has a play mirror for hours of fun.  The Playhut City boutique received four out of five stars from 36 customer reviews. There are some concerns this play tent is flimsy and has poles to be assembled.  Other parents state that this is the perfect gift for a child who wants their own house!.

The Le Cafe Playhouse is a cute little Play Tent with an awning an a brick patio. It is very inviting as it mimics an espresso shop. Even though the play tent may look small on the picture, it is not. This play tent can hold up to eight children. It is 7' x 4'. The Le Cafe Playhouse received an average of four stars out of five from 11 parent reviews. One grandparent stated how this toy was the hit present one Christmas with several grandchildren. They report it is a nice size tent to put a mattress in for a sleepover too! Another parent agian remarked how inexpensive a play tent is compared to a plastic playhouse. She stated they put up a little table and chairs on their patio and this was a big hit with her kids.

 The Pacific Tents Me Too Play tent is a colorful tent your child will enjoy.  Whether it is for a campout in the backyard or the living room your child will  have endless  amounts of fun.  This tent is primarily made for indoor activity.  it is made of nylon and can be hand washed.  There are vents at the bottom of the tent.  The shock corded poles go together for easy assembly. it's vibrant colors make it attractive for just about any room.  The Pacific Tents Me Too Play Tent received four and half stars out of five from 35 parent reviews.   parents commented on how easy it was to put up and disassemble.  One parent cautions not ot put this tent out in the weather.  The tent warped and faded colors.Other parents stated this tent as great fun and a deal for the money.

Girl's Pink Princess Castle Play Tent for Kids - Indoor / Outdoor

 The Girls Pink Princess Castle Play-tent for kids is just cute!  Spoil your little princess rotten with this round tent.   The tent material is durable and hand washable.  The door ties up and rolls up to the top.The Girls Pink Princess tent received five out of five stars from one customer review.This parent like that the tent didn' take up the whole living room.  The ease of assembly was also  another strong point for this tent.  Even though this tent looks small a six year old can still stand up in it!

For the Knight in your family there is the Knights Castle playtent. This tent offers the same room as the one above yet it is decorated as a castle. The Door ties up or can be let down for privacy. Imagine your little one fighting dragons in his playtent. the Knights Castle play tent received an average of four stars out of five from three customer reviews. Parents liked that the playtent was sturdy. There are stakes you can use to stake it down outside. One parent cautions this toy is best for ages five and under due to the spaces. Other parents comment on how much they love it!

Schylling Fairy Pop - Up Tent

 How cute is this? The Schylling Fairy Pop Up Tent is a play tent disguised as a flower!  The tent is brightly colored and even has a flower growing out of the top of it.  It comes in a go anywhere bag and has pegs to hold it down..  The dimensions are 37" L x 37" W x 37" H.  the water proof tent is covered in graphics to even fool mother nature.  This tent pops up and down in seconds.  The Schylling Fairy Pop Up Tent scored five stars out of five form nine parent reviews. parents like how easy it is to roll up.  Grandparents stated it is easy to set up and it is very well made.  Their grand-babies love it!

Fairy Princess Castle Play Tent

 The Fairy Princess Castle Play tent dimensions are 36 x 34 inches.  It is decorated in a castle theme with a fairy guiding you through the front door.  There is enough room in this tent for two princesses!  The play tent is constructed of PCP shock  corded poles and polyester cloth  There are a set of flags on the top to give realistic castle appearance.  The Fairy Princess Castle Play tent received four out of five stars from 17 customer reviews.  parents caution the flags do not stand all the way up. And they also caution if you have a rough child this tent may not standup well.  Overall parents were pleased with this tent and stated their children had a lot of fun with it.

Bazoongi Kids Special Edition Garden House

 The Bazoongi Kids Special Edition Garden House measures 44"H x 38"L x 30" W.  It is constructed of fiberglass poles and polyester material.  This play tent is ideal for inside. It has a roll up door and a drop down window.  The Bazoongi Special Edition Garden House  received four out of five stars from seven parent reviews.  Parent comment how durable the tent is.  Grandparents comment how their grandchildren put a little couch in the tent.  Parent s claim this tent stays together well despite their two year old.  Another parent comments on how well the tent keeps their little one busy.


 The Pirate Pop up tent is perfect for your first mate. The play tent is decorated with pirate cave graphics and even a skull and cross bones flag. The polyester tent comes in a go anywhere bag.  It's dimensions include 37" L x 37" W x 37"H.  The windows are covered with mesh so your little pirate can keep a look out for buried treasure.  The Pirate Pop Up Tent received four and a half out of five stars out of three customer reviews. parents warn in the reviews this in NOT a pop up tent as ti requires stakes to keep it down.  Other parents state this tent is cute and their kids love it.  One parent states this ten is very durable.  Her son is very hard on toys and this one passed the test.  Other parents report this is a great buy!


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    • zzron profile image

      zzron 7 years ago from Houston, TX.

      What an awesome idea, I want one of these. LOL

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      breakfastpop 7 years ago

      I wish they had tents like this when I was a kid.. i used to make a tent out of an quilt cover. Then I'd crawl in and eat oreos!