Fishing Tents, Bivvys & Winter Shelters

A good fishing tent or bivvy shelter is an essential bit of kit to take with you on fishing trips or outdoor activities. Species Hunter has reviewed the best fishing tents for sale including day bivvies, fishing umbrellas, brollies, carp fishing tents, windproof tents, IPX rated waterproof tents, automatic pop up tents, winter overwraps and fishing shelters suitable for every type of wild angling adventure. If you are camping in the wild please do not forget to ask the landowner for permission and remember to follow national and local rules when freshwater fishing in England or Wales.

If you need a fishing tent that is capable of withstanding heavy wind and rain, is lightweight and easy to carry or just a fishing shelter to protect you from the sun on a hot afternoon. Whatever the weather or fishing season we have you well covered (pun intended). Species Hunter has found the best deals on fishing bivvies and shelters along with everything else you need to know below:

Lucx 3 Man Bivvy with Winter Shelter

At the top of our list is the Lucx Leopard. This fishing tent sleeps comfortably up to 3 adults and is made from high-quality fabric and 210D PU Nylon, so is completely waterproof and is capable of withstanding strong winds and heavy rain.

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PRICE: £409.05

There is a large secure entrance with dual headed zips at the front of bivvy with large windows giving you a clear view from within. Two smaller entrances can be located either side of the bivvy with zip up doors for fast access. The groundsheet can be removed which is ideal for hosing down after a muddy session.

A winter overwrap is included and can be secured over the bivvy for added defence. The aluminium construction is quick to assemble and take down, making this bivvy perfect for any fishing trip. The large size of this bivvy means you can easily fit inside two fishing chairs and all your carp fishing tackle no problem at all.

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Lucx 2 Man Fishing Bivvy

The Lucx 2 man fishing bivvy is a slightly smaller variation of the Leopard model above and is still capable of sleeping 3 adults. A heavy duty bivvy suitable for all fishing seasons and weather conditions.

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PRICE: £272.68
Special one pole system guarantees a long tent life by reducing pole friction. Completely waterproof with the 10,000mm water column. This fishing bivvy shelter is wind, rain and snow resistant. Made from hydrostatic fabric 210D Polyurethane Coated Nylon.

There is a large canopy at the front giving added cover and shelter. There are velcro straps fitted so you can secure your carp fishing rods outside the tent. Comes equipt with mosquito nets on doors and windows to keep you well protected in summer. Very quick and easy to assemble fishing shelter with 4 frame aluminium rods. Advertised as a 2 man carp bivvy but perfectly capable of sleeping 3 or even just 1 fisherman who needs the extra space!

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TF Gear 2 Man Carp Fishing Tent

The TF 2 man carp fishing bivvy is well camouflaged for stealth fishing operations. This fishing tent is made from high-quality oxford nylon and has plenty of space inside. The 2 man carp fishing bivvy has been built to withstand hard rain, wind and even light storms. The special pegs included can be used to lock bivvy securely to the ground.


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PRICE: £159.99
WAS: £199.99
Rock solid poles reinforce stability and the pram type hood technology keeps rain well away. The spacious design means you can easily fit a large bed chair and all your fishing tackle inside.

Includes a high-quality groundsheet that is thick, durable and long lasting. The groundsheet is separate so easy to clean after a muddy fishing trip. This high-quality carp fishing bivvy has one of the best heavy duty groundsheets from all the fishing tents we reviewed online.

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TF Gear 2 Man Carp Fishing Bivvy

The Force 8 TF Gear 2 man bivvy is ultrafast to erect in less than just 60 seconds! Hard to believe but you really can have this bivvy fully set up and ready to go in practically no time at all. This is one of the fastest erecting fishing tents available.

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PRICE: £199.99
Spacious design with room for two fishing chairs comfortably inside with space in the centre for your bags and fishing tackle. The fitted built-in groundsheet is included for complete protection. Made from heavy-duty material and completely waterproof. The Force 8 TF Gear fishing tent is twin skinned meaning it stays warm in the winter and cool in the summer, making it ideal for all fishing seasons. Comes with a full set of tent pegs so you can secure it to the ground.

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Cyprinus 2 Man Fishing Bivvy

This Cyprinus 2 man fishing shelter with overwrap is suitable for all seasons and weather conditions. Cyprinus also supply a smaller one-man version of the same fishing tent.

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The fishing bivvy comes complete with a zip on the front panel for added shelter in winter months should you need it. A winter overwrap is not included but can be purchased separately for added security and protection. Two times the bivvy at half the price. This highly rated fishing bivvy is manufactured from a 10,000mm hydrostatic head waterproof material capable of withstanding heavy British wind and rain.

A well thought out fishing bivvy with everything you need. Can easily sleep two adults with plenty of room for a reclining armchair. Setup in less than 20 minutes or less. Carry bag containing full tension bars, pegs, mozzie screens, rod-retention straps and heavy duty groundsheet is included.

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1-2 Man Mongoose Carp Fishing Tent

Enjoy fishing and outdoor activities with the long-awaited Mongoose carp fishing tent, which feature a 5000 HH PU-coated outer shell and reinforced tension bars. This fishing tent is totally waterproof and will protect anglers from torrential British rains. The 210D Oxford nylon material used is of high quality and is long lasting.

The Oxford nylon guarantees durability and waterproof material safeguards against water leakages. Reinforced edges offer extra support with storm tension bars which guarantee stability and sturdiness during heavy storms. The clear door allows for easy visibility. Easy-set-up 2 aluminium rib construction.

Its lightweight offers ease in transportation. It is very versatile and can be easily installed in place. The detachable groundsheet offers extra comfort. Double stitched connection parts for the pegs ensure that the tent is strongly hinged in place. The clear door allows the angler to see what is happening outside from the comfort of the tent.

Lucx 1-2 Man Coon Fishing Bivvy

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PRICE: £179.95
This 1-2 man Coon fishing bivvy is one of the smaller models available from Lucx brand. Can easily fit two bed chairs and sleep two adults. This is a spacious fishing tent with plenty of room but for added comfort and space to store your fishing boots and tackle this is best used as a 1 man fishing bivvy. A practical canopy at the front can be used to protect storage from the rain if you do feel like sharing that extra room with your spouse.

Made from 100% waterproof hydrostatic fabric 210D PU Nylon material this fishing tent can withstand hard rain and snow. Easy to carry the fishing tent with supplied transport bag.

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FOX 1 Man Carp Bivvy with Overwrap

Suitable for all fishing seasons the best selling FOX 1 man bivvy is a popular fishing tent. Two-rib, pram-hood design featuring a generous peak for extra protection means the bivvy can be set up securely making it perfect for all weather conditions.

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PRICE: £122.99
This fishing bivvy is very spacious and has plenty of room to store all your carp fishing tackle or even two bedchairs. This fishing tent is made from high-quality fabric with 8000mm Hydrostatic head making it completely waterproof.

Two-way letterbox style door with integrated mesh insert plus PVC and solid panel options. This carp bivvy takes about 20 minutes to put up on the bank. It’s lightweight and easy to carry with you weighing just 7Kg. Tent poles and pegs are included with carrying case and a heavy duty groundsheet. Main outer fabric is made from 100% polyester.

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NGT 2 Man Winter Bivvy Overwrap

The NGT 2 man winter bivvy overwrap is a fantastic overwrap and essential accessory for carp fishing trips. The fabric used is strong enough to sustain heavy rains and hence ensures your comfort even in the most adverse situations. The bivvy overwrap is supplied in a handy carry bag and ensures easy transportation

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PRICE: £77.08
The tension poles are exclusively designed and make the structure stable enough for strong winds. Additionally, 12 high-grade bivvy pegs are supplied with the carp bivvy winter overwrap. Quite reasonably, it ensures the stability of the structure and ensures your safety and comfort are uncompromised.

The material used is heavy duty JRC 10,000 hh and ensures longer shelf life. This carp fishing bivvy has vents at the rear to make it comfortable even when the days are really hot. It performs equally well on a cold night, where, effective insulation is provided.

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Blitz Automatic Pop Up Fishing Tent

Fishing outdoors in the middle of nature has always had a charm of its own. However, when out on an adventurous fishing trip like this, sometimes you need a fishing tent that can be put up fast! This fishing bivvy is a fully automatic bivvy made of a sturdy material which is ideal for setting up quickly so you can focus just on fishing. You could even erect this tent in the dark!

Best Price on Blitz 2 Tactix pop up camping tent for 2 adults for cold to tropical conditions, Tent floor area: 120x210cm Tent head height: 90cm DTH-SB2C-C Instant came popup tent, outdoor, garden, festival, pitch, beach, hunting, fishing, camouflage green

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PRICE: £83.00
The Blitz pop-up fishing bivvy is made up of UVTex 2000 Sun Tough Fly fabric material with fitted groundsheet. UVtex technology will protect you from the harmful UV sun. It is well- built with sturdy material and double seals to prevent against seepage of water.  This pop-up fishing tent is completely waterproof. Made from fibreglass frame to ensure even the most heavy-handed anglers cannot break it.

There is a letterbox style opening door with velcro straps and mosquito mesh. The Pop-up fishing tent is available in camouflage, making it blend in with the surroundings, ensuring you get the most of your fishing experience with little distractions. Dimensions are 120x210cm.

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1 Man Winter Skin Overwrap

If you are looking to head out for a fishing trip this winter season, you will need the right kind of overwrap to help keep you warm against the freezing cold. The 1 Man Winter Skin Overwrap comes with pegs that allow for easy setup. Designed to give comfort when staying outdoors in the winter, it is recommended for use with the Abode 1 man fishing tents but will also fit similar shaped 1 man bivvy shelters.

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PRICE: £59.99
The 1 man winter skin overwrap is well designed and stitched so that it does not easily give way at the stress points. Being light in weight, it is easy to carry along on your fishing trip. This winter skin overwrap is made of Oxford Nylon so is high quality. It is designed with a thick hydrostatic head that will not allow any water to seep in. There is 210PU coating that keeps it sturdy throughout.

This winter skin overwrap comes with well-reinforced edges for protection against natural elements. It has an ideal size of 270x270cms with a height of135cms. for added protection in winter months or fishing in harsh conditions.

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Tilt Umbrella Fishing Brolly Shelter

The Tilt Umbrella Brolly is perfect for day fishing trips to protect you against the rainy, windy or sunny weather. The fishing shelter is made from high-grade PU coated nylon and it’s lightweight and very easy to transport. This fishing shelter offers full coverage and is suitable for fly fishing or any other type of angling adventure.

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PRICE: £32.99
The fishing umbrella can be adjusted to tilt at an angle. This is an excellent umbrella brolly to take on any fishing trip. The fishing shelter is spacious enough to fit two adults inside. It also features a perfect locking mechanism.

This fishing shelter combined with its easy portability is perfect for any occasion. It can be carried to concerts, outdoor events, parks, fishing or camping trips. Its colour blends well with the environment, more so if one goes camping in the forest or lakeside fishing. At a rock bottom price, this fishing umbrella shelter is an essential bit of kit for any fisherman.

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Michigan Fishing Shelter with Top Tilt Brolly and FREE Carry Bag

The Michigan fishing shelter is a popular accessory to take with you on fishing trips. A fantastic piece of kit for a reasonable price. The fishing umbrella is lightweight and easy to transport with a free carry bag included.

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PRICE: £26.99
Lightening fast to put up on the bank with guy ropes and pegs included which help secure brolly into the ground. This brolly has plenty of room for your fishing chair and equipment with windows on each side. The umbrella has a top tilt mechanism and you can adjust the height as needed. Constructed from a very strong steel frame that will not bend and made from completely waterproof 210T polyester material. The side section panels do a great job of protecting you from the wind and will keep you surprisingly warm inside.

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