Top 4Runner Roof Top Tents
If you are looking for a roof top tent for your 4runner, then you have come to the right place.
Roof top tents have gained a lot of popularity in recent years. They bring an element of luxury and comfort that you often won't find ground tents.
As 4Runner is one most iconic off-road vehicles of all time, It should come as no surprise to you that there are tons of roof top tents for 4Runner on the market today.
So to help you select the right tent, In the following sections, we will review some of the best 4Runner roof top tents currently on the market and briefly discuss all the things you need to look at before buying a roof top tent for your 4runner.
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Most Affordable 4Runner Roof Top Tent
Overland Vehicle Systems TMBK 3
TMBK 3 is the perfect roof top tent for 4Runner owners on a tight budget.
Even though TMBK 3 is one of the cheapest roof top tents available for 4Runners currently on the market, it is still made using top-quality materials and is way more durable than other tents at its price range.
Spacious enough to sleep 3 people, TMBK comes with a 2.5" thick high-density memory foam mattress that is comfortable enough to make sure you get a good night's sleep at all times.
To ensure your safety and comfort even in extreme weather conditions, TMBK uses Marine Grade 600D Rip-Stop Polyester Water Proof polyester for its body fabric. Plus, It comes with Rainfly to avoid water leaks during heavy rainfall.
Who is this right for? TMBK is ideal for people who are on a tight budget and don't want to compromise on quality at the same time.
- Very Lightweight (Weighs 110 lbs)
- Made for All 4 Seasons
- In-built Mattress is quite comfortable
- Rainfly comes with a skylight window
- Sleeps 3 People
- You might see a slight reduction in MPG of your 4Runner
- Slow to setup and takedown
Best Value 4Runner Roof Top Tent
Overland Vehicle Systems Nomadic 4
If you want the most value for your money, the Nomadic is the perfect roof top tent for your 4Runner.
Built to accommodate families, Nomadic 4 can easily sleep anywhere up to 4-5 people and is one of the largest rooftop tents on the market today. It also comes in-built with a 3" thick memory foam mattress which is quite comfortable.
The body of the Nomadic 4 is made using waterproof marine grade 600D rip-stop polyester-cotton canvas and 420D polyester oxford waterproof rainfly, making it highly durable and safe to use even in extreme weather conditions.
If you want additional sleeping space, Nomadic 4 has an option for you to add an Annex room. The annex is completely waterproof and is built using similar material used in the rainfly. You can use it as an extra sleeping space or as a private room to change clothes etc.
Who is this right for? Nomadic 4 is perfect for 4runner owners who want the most value for money.
- Extreme weather protection
- Big enough to sleep 4 people
- 3" thick memory foam mattress
- In-built skylight window
- Windows are made with breathable material to improve ventilation
- Option to add an annex room
- It can take 5-10 minutes to set up and takedown
Highly Durable 4Runner Roof Top Tent
Roam Adventure Co Vagabond
Vagabond is known for its incredibly comfortable built-in mattress.
The Roam Adventure Vagabond is a durable, all-weather roof top tent that comes with one of the best mattresses on the market today. The mattress is soo comfortable that it will make you feel like you are sleeping in a 5-star hotel.
Vagabond comes in three different sizes: Smallest being Vagabond lite (Sleeps 2 people) and the largest being the Vagabond XL (Sleeps 4 people). All three tents are tough as hell and built to handle any bad weather conditions you might find yourself in.
Like the Nomadic 4 we saw before, Vagabond XL and Vagabond (3 Person tent) have an option for you to add an annex to them if you need extra sleeping or a private space for changing clothes, etc.
Who is this right for? Vagabond roof top tent is perfect for 4Runner owners who are looking for a truly next-level sleeping experience.
- Premium Foam Mattress
- Comes in three different sizes
- Built for all-weather conditions
- 2 Built-in Skylight windows
- Includes boot bags for storing shoes
- Diamond plate insulated bed base
- You might see a slight drop in your 4Runner's MPG when using Vagabond XL
Best Hybrid 4Runner Roof Top Tent
Freespirit Recreation Adventure Manual
Adventure Manual by FSR is an affordable hybrid roof top tent that is perfect for 4runner's
Designed to look similar to a softshell tent, Adventure Manual provides the luxury you often find in a hard shell roof top tent. From crazy-fast setup & take down the process to low profile design -- The Adventure Manual has it all for a started tent.
While the mattress it comes with is not of premium quality, It is still good enough for you to get a good night's sleep without any issues. As for the sleeping capacity, Adventure Manual can fit about two people. You can try and fit three, but it can get super congested.
Because Adventure Manual comes with a low profile design, You won't see any drop in your 4runner's MPG. If you do, It won't be much -- probably 1-2 mpg at best.
When it comes to set up and takedown, Adventure Manual has a process as simple and easy as ABC. You can do it all on your own in under 60 seconds.
- Lightweight (weighs 118lbs)
- Low profile design
- 60-second setup and takedown process
- Comes in many vibrant colors
- Extruded Aluminum Alloy frame provides durability
- Mattress quality can be better
Most Expensive 4Runner Roof Top Tent
Stealth is a top-of-the-line hard top tent for 4runner.
Manufactured and trail-tested in the wilderness of South Africa, Eezi-Awn Stealth is one of the most expensive roof top tents currently on the market. It provides all the rich features and luxury you find in FSR Odyssey and more.
Encased in a uniquely shaped body, Stealth is made using a lightweight aluminum body and a 260-gram Teflon-coated Polyester Ripstop Material to ensure your safety in all weather conditions. It also comes with a rainfly to prevent water leaks during heavy rainfall.
One of the most incredible features of Stealth is its low-profile, aerodynamic design. It is so thin that when you mount it on your roof rack, there's a good chance that people won't even notice it.
- Low Profile Aerodynamic Design
- Sleeps two people
- Automated Setup & Takedown (15-30 seconds)
- Roof and floor are insulated to keep you warm
- Doesn't affect your 4Runner's MPG
- In-built LED light on the interior roof
- 270-degree view when all the windows are opened
- Extremely expensive compared to other premium roof top tents on the market today
Best Electric 4Runner Roof Top Tent
Bundutop is the only electric roof top tent available for 4Runner.
We live in a world where we rely heavily on electricity, and hence it shouldn't be any surprise to you that we now even have electric roof top tents! Only a handful of brands make electric roof top tents, but none of them are as good as Bundutec's Bundutop roof top tent.
The most unique feature of Bundutop is its setup process. All you have to do is press a button; The tent will open itself in a few seconds. It's probably the most innovative feature you can ever find in a roof top tent.
Another main feature of Bundutop is its solar integration. To make it easy for you to install your solar panel on the roof top tent, Bundutop comes with in-built solar wiring. This should save you a ton of time!
Who is this right for? While Bundutop is not right for everyone -- It's perfect for hardcore overlanders who plan on using roof top tents for long periods.
- Open and close with a press of a button
- 4" high-density mattress
- In-built solar wiring to make it easy for you to hook up your solar panels
- Extreme weather protection
- Shade awning around all four sides of the tent
- 360-degree view when all the windows are opened
- Comes in 3 different sizes
- Very heavy. The smallest size alone weighs 176 lbs.
Can you mount a roof top tent on 4Runner?
4Runner's by design comes with a high roof weight capacity. Hence, you should have no issues mounting a roof top tent on it (This includes only 3rd gen and up 4Runner's, It's risky to mount a roof top tent on 1st and 2nd gen 4runner).
As for the roof rack, You can use any roof rack you prefer. However, We highly suggest going for either Prinsu Roof Rack or a Sherpa Roof Rack as they are designed specifically with roof top tents in mind.
Have Questions About 4Runner Roof Top Tents?
Overland Junction is here to help you find the perfect roof top tent for your 4Runner that matches your demands and fits within your budget. If you have any questions or would want to learn more about any of our roof top tents before making a purchase, please browse our website and contact our customer service department by phone at 833-205-7703 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.