Just because you like camping, doesn’t mean you love getting up at the crack of dawn. You can abandon that early morning alarm, and sleep right on through the dazzling morning sun thanks to the ingenuity of Coleman. The Coleman Instant Northstar Darkroom tent has a special coating on the rainfly which blocks out 95% of light, and reduces the heat your tent by up to 5° which means a comfortable snooze, and waking up when you please.
You’ll be able to set up the inner in three minutes no matter how tired (or lazy) you are, as the Instant Northstar has an instant up frame – so it’s ready to go straight out of the bag. All you have to do next is chuck on the fly, and peg the guy ropes and you’re good to go. Spending time with family is great, but you still need a little bit of privacy now and then. The Instant Northstar has three rooms separated by zippered mesh and privacy doors - so you can spend time together, and have personal space when you need it.
You’ll never lose your tablet or book again amongst the jumble, as the storage pockets on the sides of the tent will keep your gear safe and out of the way. With circle ventilation to keep you cool in the heat, and protection from water leakage thanks to the welded floors and inverted seams - you’ll stay cool and dry whatever the weather throws at you. Best of all, even on a bright summer night you can get the kids to bed quick smart as the tent will be dark – giving the illusion of bedtime.
This one has the same layout as the previous model (with the enclosed sides on the front), but with the dark fly. The stuff they coat on the fly can be a bit sticky, not sure if we did it opening and separating the fly, but some sections look like starlight from inside; lots of pinprick-sized dots where the blackout hasn't stuck, but not enough to light tent.It doesn't effect the waterproofness either. And it really is dark! It is indeed instant up, but make sure you test it before you use it, we managed to get one of the tent poles upside down (bending outward instead of inwards) and spent a while working out how to spin it. We should be fine next time. It's lovely and big and easily fitted our family of 5, with three kids in one section and us in the other. The front awning with the sides that zip out is great too. Looking forward to summer camping with proper bedtimes for the kids.
Can i get this on more than 3months interest free period
Hi Jaime. Thanks for your question. Our long Lay-By terms are to a maximum of 3 months with easy installments in store :)
Also with the easy payments can u get more than 3 months to pay this off thanks
Hi Jaime, that's a great question. Most of our tents have a waterproof rating and depending how high that rating is will depend on how waterproof the tent will be. This particular tent has a waterproof rating of 3000mm. A really good way of improving that rating is to purchase some Seam Sealer for less than $15 to prevent any seepage through stressed or highly exposed seams. Simply putting Seam Sealer on to these areas will significantly increase the water proofing of the tent. Good areas to consider would be where the poles are pushed in to or against the tents fabric or wherever there are pulling stresses on the seam. Also around the bottom of the tent where the tags are pegged to the ground can cause"wicking" of water from the outside in heavy rain. We do have some similar tents that have higher waterproof ratings, however there aren't any tents on the market that can claim 100% waterproof rating.
Hi Jamie. Our longest term Lay-By is set to a maximum of 3 months and needs to be paid off within that time. As our prices are always at the best price, the best way to buy for Christmas would be to plan backwards from when you need it and purchase it at that time, still taking advantage of our low prices. The warranty doesn't start until the item is fully paid for and picked up from the store.
If possible please send a pic of the current colour. Thank you
Looking at the images we can see how there would be a bit of confusion about the colour, as it does look a lot lighter in the studio shots.
I've just checked for you and the Coleman Instant Northstar Dark Room 10P Tent is definitely brown and green, and the accurate colours are refected in the lifestyle images linked above from the 3rd image down.
We've contacted Coleman to get some better studio images of the tent, so we shold have those up for you to see very soon.
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