Coleman Dome Tent for Camping Review

Camping is a unique and fun outdoor adventurous experience. People of all ages can enjoy camping, but there are several things that can irritate new campers. One of the main issues that a camper faces is the extreme temperature. 

During the summer, camping becomes a sweaty experience. So it is necessary to look at some ways to reduce your body temperature. Also there are more factors that can ruin your camping experience than wet-weather or other unfavorable conditions. For tackling such factors, only a camping tent will be useful.

A camping tent is the most important thing which is to be taken with you while camping. It proves to be helpful while you’re going to stay somewhere under the sky at night. 

Choosing a camping tent is not as easy; there are several features which are to be determined by the purchaser. While buying a tent, you should consider the number of family members or friends who are going with you, the dimensions, center height, floor area, etc.

Here, we have created a brief review of Coleman Dome Tent for Camping.

Coleman Dome Tent for Camping Overview: 

The Coleman Dome tent has a dark room technology that blocks 90 percent of the sunlight. The total time taken for its setup is about 10 minutes. It is made of synthetic material. The maximum center height of this tent is 4 feet 11 inches. It is composed of a door and two windows.

In the advertisement, it is shown that this tent can accommodate 4 persons at a time but 4 adults cannot easily fit in it instead they need to squeeze. The Weather Tech system keeps the water out. The electricity port provides electricity inside your tent. It comes with a rainfly, ground stakes, fiberglass poles, door mat, etc.

Coleman Dome Tent for Camping


Following is the detailed description of Coleman Dome Tent for Camping:


With respect to ventilation, this tent is a good choice. In the upper portion, it has mesh on all 4 sides. There are windows on both sides which are located under the awnings, you can also unzip them. The awnings are small but the windows can be opened even when it is raining. In addition to these features, there is a floor vent which is located on the back of the tent. This feature makes this tent more livable than some other tents available on the market.

Construction and materials:

The package includes:

  • The tent body
  • 10 stakes
  • A door mat or welcome mat
  • 3 shock-corded fiberglass poles
  • A rainfly
  • A carrying bag 

Inside organization:

For small gear, on the wall of the tent there are 2 small mesh pockets. On the ceiling of the tent, you will see a hook for hanging a lantern. There is a zipper port for the electric cord. 


The setup is really easy and simple for this tent. It is composed of continuous pole sleeves and a patented pin-and-ring system. These things speed up the setup. It is seen and observed by the customer’s reviews that the users have been able to complete the setup of this tent in less than 15 minutes. Not only assembly but also its disassembly is also very easy. You can just pack up and leave within a very short time. This tent comes with a carrying bag that makes its storage easy. When it is not in use, just pack and store it in the storage bag. This tent does not take much space after packing up.  You can easily place it in your vehicle with other necessary gears. 

WeatherTec System:

The camping tents are specially designed so that they can protect you from bad weather. While camping outdoors, bad weather can be a problem which you can face. But the Coleman Sundome is equipped with a WeatherTec system. The tent is designed with tub-like floors; these have patented corners welds and covered seams. This kind of construction keeps the water out. No matter how much the water pours outside, you and your family members will remain dry inside the tent. The life of the tent is prolonged by the durable poly guard 2X double-thick fabric. Thus you will not need to buy a new tent every season. 

Spacious interior:

This tent is roomy and can accommodate 1 queen-size airbed. It has a center height of 4 feet and 11 inches. 


Brand: Coleman
Color: Dark room-Green/black/teal
Style: Dome W/ Screen room
Occupancy: 4 person
Dimension: 9 feet x 7 feet 
Center height: 4 feet 11 inches
Material: Synthetic 
Weight: 10.24 pounds
Total setup time: 10 minutes
Shelter material: Polyester 
Poles: Fiberglass 
Closure type: Zipper 
Shape: Dome 
Special feature: Rainfly 
Sport type: Camping and hiking 
Doors: 1
Floor area: 100 square feet


  • Dark Room technology blocks 90% of sunlight 
  • WeatherTec system keeps water out 
  • Snag-free and continuous pole sleeves 
  • Easy-to-setup within minutes
  • Measures 9 feet x 7 feet 
  • Center height of 4 feet 11 inches
  • Fits 1 queen-size airbed
  • 1 door 
  • 2 windows
  • 2 mesh storage pockets
  • Electricity port brings electrical power inside your tent
  • 1-year limited warranty
  • Reduces heat
  • Weatherproof 


  • The tent is spacious and offers great ventilation.
  • There are built-in windows in the tent.
  • This tent is light in weight and easy to set up. 
  • The poles are strong and durable and keep the tent in place even during heavy winds.
  • It comes with easy-to-follow instructions that help in its installation.
  • It comes packed in a neat carrying bag and allows you to bring it around with you. 
  • It comes with all extra necessities like rainfly, mat, poles, ground stakes, and instruction manual.


  • This tent does not come with a tent footprint, you need to buy it separately.
  • The poles and stakes do not seem to be of high quality.
  • Plenty of ventilation means it can get too cold at nights when temperature drops too much.


The Coleman Sundome Tent is a great option for summer camping. The dark room technology reduces the temperature when it becomes high. This tent provides excellent shelter against the sun and weather. It offers plenty of ventilation which means it can get too cold at nights when temperature drops too much, therefore we said that it is a good option for summer. In short, this tent provides you every service that you would need during your camping experience.