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You may not be able to afford — or even want — the real thing, but this VW Camper Van tent should let you (oh, alright, the “kids”) experience the thrill of sleeping in a classic piece of motorhome design.


[tl:gallery index=1 size=470×151]Yes, it’s a tent that’s a 1:1 replica of the 1965 VW Camper — the outside of it, anyway. It sleeps four in what looks like relatively cosy comfort and has a fabric construction with a separate outer shell that has 3000mm waterproofing on the sides and 1000mm on the top.

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The VW Camper Van Tent is available in red, blue and yellow and can be yours for just £300. The bad news is that Firebox.com won’t have any in stock until August, which is just in time for the onset of autumn…