A Review of the Genji Pop Up Tent and Beach Shelter

Genji Sports Pop Up Family Beach Tent And Beach Sunshelter

The Genji Sports Pop Up Family Beach Tent And Beach Sunshelter is designed to be used wherever and whenever you want. There is no lengthy set up time or special skills needed. The tent pops up in seconds and is immediately ready to use due to the ‘pop up’ feature. It is ideal as a portable sun shelter for your family and can be used in other weather conditions as the Genji pop up beach tent is also waterproof.  When there is an expected rain shower, you’re covered.

Features of the Genji Sports Pop Up Beach Tent
The Genji Pop Up Beach Tent can be erected anywhere, quickly and easily due to the pop up design. Unlike other tents there is no fuss or annoying poles and straps. The manufacturers guide state it expands in one second, and folds down in 3 seconds. The tent is made from durable flameproof and waterproof nylon with a 50+ UPF rating to 3 sides, large side screen windows that can be covered and a strong steel beam frame. The dimensions of the tent are 82.7” x 52” x 50” and it weighs a mere 4 lb 7 ounces.

Good Points

  • The Genji Pop Up Tent and sun shelter is extremely easy to erect and takes only seconds. It can be erected by one person.
  • It is waterproof and UPF rated at 50+. This means the sun shelter is ideal for keeping your family out of the sun whilst on holiday.
  • The Genji Tent comes with its own carrying bag and is lightweight, making it perfect to pack in your car and take anywhere.
  • It is well ventilated via side mesh windows and a zippered back, letting in as much or as little air as you want.
  • It comes complete with everything you need to use the beach tent.
  • It is great for kids and adults alike and can easily fit at least 2 full grown people inside.

Bad Points

  • The beach tent/sun shelter may not be suitable for use in windy conditions due to its lightweight manufacture. During extreme weather it may blow away or break.
  • Some customers have experienced problems with putting the pop up tent away easily. It is recommended you practice at home first.
  • The manufacturer’s instructions on how to disassemble the tent could be a little clearer.
  • Due to incorrect handling the materials used have been found to deform, zips have broken and the tent frame can twist.
Genji Sports Pop Up Family Beach Tent And Beach Sunshelter

What do Other People Say?
Customers have on the whole been very positive about the Genji Pop Up Tent and Beach Shelter. From 140 reviews currently on Amazon, the tent has an average of 4.1 out of 5 with 110 reviews at 4 or 5 star.

Negative reviews seem to be based on the problems with disassembly and the manufacturer’s instructions not being clear enough to understand easily. Overall the sun shelter scores very well, works as it should when used correctly and is well liked by many happy customers.