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2015
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Parent’s Top Rated: Top 5 Kids Teepee Tents

Teepee Tents are so in right now as the newest and latest play-ground ideas and play activity for kids. If you don’t have one, you need one, your kid/s need one. A teepee for kid will keep them entertained for hours. So, what is a teepee tent for kids exactly? Well, the design has been inspired by the includes a kids tent that can be made from tent, cloth or plastic and is supported by wood poles. They can be refereed to and spelled numerous ways such as tipee, tee pee, tepee tent and tipi tents. Most teepees include a window to look out from.

Kids-Tepee-TentsSo why are teepees so popular for children? Teepee play tent serve many purposes; they provide kids wit that ‘good ole cubby house feeling’, they are a cozy place for kids to play (and hide), you can lye in a childrens teepee with your children and read stories and it’s great when you have kids over to play altogether.

So if you have ever imagined an awesome play experience for your kids? I am a strong believer of experiential play more than technology based fun for kids as I see it as the natural way to bring out a lot of skills and development at a very young age. By buying a teepee for kids, there is no better way than to provide for good, natural, and endless fun and activity for kids.

 Most Popular Kids Teepee Tents

Let’s talk some Tepees! There is a few kids teepee tents for sale out there, but when it comes to the most frequently bought and loved by both parents and kids, we’ve listed only the best tepees here. Customers have really spoken as to what makes a good tepee and we will try and bring this information to you in this article.

Let’s find out more with these top 5 Tepees (now updated for the Top 6) that deliver answers for every parent’s and kids need. If you wish to view all teepee tents and want to know where to buy a teepee, view the links below for all the choices available.

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1. KidKraft Teepee

The top choice and best teepee tent in kids play teepees are awesome when it comes to attractive design and functionality, the Kidkraft teepee (available here) is the #1 best selling teepees for kids and top rated!

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The best features:

  • Made with strong, sturdy and natural bamboo poles
  • Canvas is made from soft canvas
  • They all have mesh windows so you can see in and out
  • Quickest (and easiest) assembly – ready to play inside in a few minutes

What makes them special is that it can create a cool atmosphere for play, reading or story- telling, or just mere bonding for both indoors and outdoors. They have simple, yet cool and funky designs, not too babyish and not too plain, just right in our eyes and in the eyes of toddlers.

Kidkraft-Teepee-NavyThe space is a no problem as you and your child can have enough space for some fun or even learning activities. With two kids off to have fun, this does a good job with enough space for them to enjoy.

UPDATED: NEW DESIGNS/COLORS AVAILABLE

Kidkraft have recently released two NEW designs in their teepee tent range. You can now purchase either stripes or polka dots. Super cute hey?

The colors available include the following: Kidkraft teepee turquoise, Kidkraft orange teepee, Kidkraft teepee navy and Kidkraft pink teepee.

The newer polka dot teepees are available here, navy and pink.

Note: The poles come included in the package also, refer to the buttons below for more details/specifications/exact dimensions.

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2. Large White Teepee (+ Add Teepee Lights Too!)

The Giant Canvas brand (available here) of kids teepee tents stands at second spot for both affordability and functionality and is loved by many!!! So as a plain, blank white teepee tent, it’s extremely popular, want to know why?

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Well, it may look plain but it is….customizable! That’s right! You can buy this for your child/children, and they can decorate to their hearts desire using oil based or water based paints (the cotton canvas material is extremely durable).

Alternatively, they are very fashionable to leave as a white teepee and although it looks plain you, it’s actually a good plus, you can decorate it with more subtle string lights or other ornaments for special occasions. It’s an excellent teepee to get your children thinking on how they would like to decorate it.

Use: Indoor & Outdoor. This kids tepee is suitable as both a kids indoor teepee and a kids outdoor teepee and comes with a free carry case.

This is also the one that I also call the ‘fun family tepee’ as it is wide enough to host toddlers with their loving parents inside.

Note: The poles come included in the package also, refer to the buttons below for more details/specifications/exact dimensions & to purchase the teepee lights below.

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3. Newest: B Teepee

Updated: I’ve updated this list in 2016 for a new arrival in the world of kids tipi tents.

B-TeepeeThis is one of the newest and hottest brand of teepees for sale (available here) and for one feature that stands out above all (read on to find out why!).

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This brand has two play teepee for sale, one for little boys and one for little girls. They are exceptionally cute as kids teepees and they offer a design unlike any of the other teepee tent for kids we’ve included on the list here.

What makes the B teepee tent slightly different than all the others? Well, the kids tee pee has a cute pattern which glows! When it comes to nighttime, you simply just hop inside, pull the cord and the lights turn on showcasing a magical light show with beautiful colorful stars and patterns projected all around the room.

Because it does have extra small accessories including the cord and lighting, it is specifically a toddler teepee for ages 3 and up.

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Available in blue and raspberry.

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 4. Indian Style Teepee Tents

Joining our list in the next spot are these Indian style tepees (available here), inspired by the old native american teepee. Seriously this third one nails cuteness overload, especially if you want one more served towards your little son. It invites fun for kids with three interesting, native American tipi style choices.

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Best Features:

  • Excellent for boys
  • Cheap
  • Free Carry case
  • Tunnel hole (with flap door), zippered doors with tiebacks
  • Mesh Windows

If you like a tribal look of fun, they offer an Indian tepee that is very cute and gives a satisfying Indian experience to the child. With a price so affordable, it is quality with loads of fun.

One of their most popular buy is this attractive colorful tribal look for kids. Pacific Play Tepees are popular among kids. Its height is tall enough that needs less bending for the adults. Awesome to give it a go!

It’s good to note that this teepee tent is waterproof so it’s perfect to use outdoors or in the garden for endless fun all year round.

This also has a few other designs to choose from, click here to view all designs/styles in pacific play teepee

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5. Patterned & Striped Teepee Tents

Stripes on teepee tents are becoming extraordinary popular. Both kids and parents alike have had a liking to the plain but subtlety fashionable stripes found in this range.

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These types of tepee tents place value on liveliness and enjoyment for all kids.

Space, height, and even colors vary with the user’s choice, there is endless choices to choose from to suit your individual style and your child’s bedroom or playroom. Nevertheless, your child will surely love one of these within their reach.

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6. Dexton Teepee Tents

The Dexton Teepee Tents (view all available here) are a known brand that produces cute designs, plus they have easy to decorate teepee tents for kids also. The teepee tents from this brand also come in a variety of sizes, the most popular are: dexton 6′ great plains teepee and dexton 7.5′ great plains teepee.

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Best Features:

  • Made from durable cotton canvas
  • Canvas material is water repellent and fire repellent
  • Easy decorate with oil based or water based paints.

Both you and your kid can surely have a pick as you go through their selections.

Most users consider this a great buy with its solid construction and choice of generous space.

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What to Look For When Buying a Kids Teepee Tent

Ok, last but not least, let’s to the issues that many curious buyers have when looking for a kids teepee tent. As you can see above, not all are made the same and everyone (I mean, all kids) have different tastes and wants, so let’s dicuss some of the most common and important things to consider when looking at childrens teepees.

Space: All of these different types of childs teepee come in different sizes so you need to consider your space requirement. What is your room capacity, will it be placed in your child’s bedroom, in the playroom or in the living room. My personal preference is to buy a larger teepee that can accommodate either yourself (to read stories to your children) or multiple children at once.

Outdoor Teepee or Indoor Teepee? This needs to be considered as you can see above, not all tipee tents are made from the same material.

Price: They all range from quality yet cheap to quality but expensive. Various prices offered would surely match the buyer with satisfaction.

Design & Features: Their designs create a fun place for play for your kids. As tepees can be placed almost anywhere, oftentimes they are fashioned indoors but possibilities of outdoor use is sure for the items we will mention below. Features are likeable enough with different choices of charm and style that makes it exciting to take your pick.

For Both Babies & Kids: You’ll need to read more about each specific product as some do come with extra accessories but generally, parents buy these as a baby teepee or a kids play teepee; and this means one positive thing; it’s a cost effective toy/play idea!

Ease of Set Up: As it is another concern raised when buying, but there is no need to worry for they are all complimented to have that plus of a stress free assembly and are easily dismantled and packed away.

Durability & Convenience: Except for storms or heavy rains perhaps, the durability these offers are good enough to support enjoyable play of kids getting in and out of these tepees.

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Comments (9)

  • Mary79

    Last on my children’s Christmas list and I am officially done, excellent idea, thanks for bringing all these to my attention.

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  • Allan

    Just purchased the white teepee with the teepee lights for my kids, excellent idea. Cheers

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  • PAmela

    Yeh good teepee list. I bought one for my daughter earlier this year and now looking for a different one as a gift for her ‘bestie’, thanks guys

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  • Carmen

    Nice idea above with the teepee tent with teepee lights

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  • J Cruz

    Yes, loving the blank teepee with the lights, seeing it everywhere lately, super cool

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  • Melissa

    Yeh loving that idea lately also, sure pick for me.

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  • Mumof4

    My kids fight over everything, decided to buy them both #1 and #2, safe bet I think.

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  • Jules&Joe

    #2 best idea ever!

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  • Annette

    Totally agree. Just bought 2 of #2 + 2 of the lights also (One for my daughter and one for my niece!)

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