The Dutch Elm
The design of the Dutch Elm makes its success immediately apparent. In 1948, founder Machiel de Waard wanted to produce a sturdy tent that could easily remain standing through a summer storm. He was inspired by the unusual roof of a West Frisian stolp farmhouse, which was located directly opposite his workshop. Because of the low and sloping roof, the wind was unable to get a grip on the tent. The result: a highly storm-proof model and thus a very successful tent. The typical line pattern of a De Waard tent – a design that many campers swear by! – is also present in our Dutch Elm.
The Dutch Elm has been completely modernised for contemporary use and further developed for rental purposes: the walls have been raised allowing the placement of actual beds, and the canopy is now fixed and fitted with side screens to allow comfortable camping outside the tent. Perfect for rental purposes!
But most importantly perhaps: for many customers, the profitability rates of this tent are the main reason for opting for the Dutch Elm!
After 75 years of building tents and working with many campsite owners, we speak from experience when we say that placing tents requires custom work. Are you curious about what’s involved? We’d be happy to explain the ins and outs to you in more detail.
A pleasant indoor climate thanks to the cotton fabric
The Dutch Elm is made of 100% cotton, similar to our consumer tents. Our 100% cotton canvas is what we are so well known for – and for a reason! The cotton has a breathable effect, creating a pleasant living environment and preventing the tent from becoming too stuffy. At the same time, it also has a moisture-regulating effect: moisture and condensation are efficiently wicked away, so you won’t be bothered by wet gear in the tent any time soon. This ensures your guests will enjoy a great holiday: not only outside, but also inside the tent!
A large tent that can be set up as desired
Lots of flexibility as far as the period in which you rent out the tent is concerned
Plenty of room for a family or group of friends of up to six people
Number of people: 6 people
Outer canvas: 340 gram cotton
Ground sheet: Bisonyl
Frame: Powder-coated steel
Entrance height: 200 cm
Ridge height: 250 cm
Living area: 450 x 200 cm
Sleeping area: 3 ruimtes van 150 x 260 cm
Dimensions with canopy: 450 x 650 cm
Dimensions of the canopy: 190 cm
Colour: Beige / anthracite
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