The Hudson 500XL, 5-man tent is one of the best tents for family adventures. The strong Sentinel Dura fabric keeps the elements on the outside and the integrated canopy helps to stop the rain from coming in when using the main door. The Pre-angled Powerflex® Fiberglass poles maximise the useable space, creating plenty of space for dining and socialising in the large living area. Sit back, relax and enjoy life in the outdoors.
Sentinel Dura - Our new Sentinel Dura has been developed to create a fabric with improved performance without the addition of unnecessary weight. The introduction of our new ColourLok technology and a 30% increase in strength, coupled with a 4,000mm HH waterproof rating, ensures market leading quality and performance.
Sewn-in Groundsheet - Provides a bug and draught free environment. Groundsheet is attached to the flysheet with an external storm skirt to give all-round protection
Pre-attached Front Extension - Provides extra covered space perfect for socialising, dining and storage
Covered Side Door - Gives a sheltered entrance to your tent and prevents rain from dripping in to the living area
Multiple Entry Points - Provides flexiblity and increased airflow within the tent
Flat Front Living Area - Maximes living space within the tent
Cable Entry with Tidies - Neatly feed electrical cables into your tent allowing you to easily keep your camping appliances powered
Lantern Hanging Points - Conveniently positioned to attach your light(s)
High Cable Entry - Allows you to neatly run electrical cables out into the awning area at the front of the tent
Bedroom Pockets - Keep all your essentials neatly stored away with the conveniently positioned pockets
Lights-out Inner - Helps reduce early morning light in your bedroom whilst still being breathable to ensure a good night sleep
Toggled Inner Divider - Provides flexible sleeping options, allowing you to split bedrooms, to create more privacy or remove to create a master bedroom
Queen Bedrooms - Provides a 60cm sleeping area per person, meaning you have plenty of room to sleep and store essentials
Toggled Privacy Curtains - Provides shade or privacy when required, can be rolled away when not in use
Diamond Clear Windows - Maximise light and visibility to provide a bright and airy environment
Vango AirZone - Our unique ventilation system keeps fresh air circulating in your tent, reducing condensation
TBS® II - Ensures the tent performs in adverse conditions, especially in strong, changeable winds
Expandable Carry Bag - An oversized wide opening makes it simpler to pack away your tent. This design also includes robust compression straps to reduce the overall pack size
Front & Rear Storm Anchors - Secure guying at the front and rear of the tent providing peace of mind in adverse conditions
Vango PowerFlex® fibreglass poles - Create strong, light and reliable structures
Pre-angled poles - Achieve greater internal space than with a standard curve. Provides effective bracing against side winds
Fire retardant fabrics - Meets European EN5912 safety standard
Weather tested to the European standard EN5912 by certified test centre
Our Sentinel Dura has been developed to create a fabric with improved performance without the addition of unnecessary weight. The introduction of our new ColourLokTM technology and a 30% increase in strength, coupled with a 4000mm HH waterproof rating, ensures market leading quality and performance.
Strong and Waterproof 4000mm HH | 30% stronger than sentinel Active | ColourLokTM technology for added UV resistance
4000mm hh waterproof and easily cleaned
fully factory taped seam for complete peace of mind from weather ingress
75D polyester fabric - Highly waterproof, durable and reliable fabric
Durable strong weather resistant fabric
fire retardant meets ISO5912* standards
upf30 ** UV protection factor
ColourLok - aids colour retention from UV light
*iso5912 - All Vango tents are designed to the stringent international standards of ISO5912, which specifies requirements on safety, performance, rain resistance and fitness for use.
**UPF - A rating system used for clothing and fabrics that protect you from the sun.