Rent or buy a roof tent? costs and benefits

Dachzelt mieten oder kaufen? Kosten und Vorteile

Camping is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and spend time with friends and family. A rooftop tent allows you to reap the benefits of camping even more by providing you with a comfortable and practical place to stay overnight. But should you buy or rent a roof tent? We've summarized the costs and benefits of both options for you.

Buy a roof tent

If you go camping frequently and want to own your own rooftop tent, then it makes sense to buy a rooftop tent. Having your own rooftop tent gives you the freedom to camp anytime, anywhere, without worrying about the availability of a rented rooftop tent. You can also design and adapt it according to your wishes and needs - for example, buy additional accessories or supplements.

However, buying a rooftop tent can be expensive. However, there is a wide range of rooftop tents in different sizes and price ranges, so you can find the perfect rooftop tent for your needs and budget. On our overview page you will find all possible roof tents.

Rent a roof tent

If you only want to go camping occasionally or want to try out a rooftop tent vacation, renting a rooftop tent is a great option. It is more cost-effective and allows you to enjoy the camping experience without investing in your own rooftop tent.

There are many companies that rent out roof tents - including us :-) - and most offer a wide range of roof tents in different sizes and configurations. You can simply book it online and pick up the roof tent. Some providers even ship it to your home.

cost comparison

purchase Rent
High initial investment Lower cost per trip
No running costs cost per trip
Can be used for many years Can only be used for a limited time
Can be used continuously without waiting times Plan waiting times if necessary

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