Q. Can my booking go ahead if rain is forecast?
A. Yes. Grand Bella is waterproof and can withstand wet weather.
Q. Does the tent get too hot in summer?
A. Grand Bella is equipped with mesh windows, window screens and ventilation holes. Made from 100% cotton she has the ability to breathe, which has a positive effect on the temperature inside your tent when it’s hot outside. On hot summer days, you can even roll up the sides of the tents and catch every possible rush of air.
Q. What is the size of Grand Bella?
A. 5m diameter with 60cm walls. The centre pole is 3m high and the entrance A-frame is 1.75m (5m Grand Bella).
Q. Do I need a lawn area?
A. Ideally yes, as Grand Bella is a tent that uses pegs to place into the ground. However in circumstances where it needs to be placed on a large concrete area or other hard surfaces, we have a weight system alternative to keep Bella pitched. We can't set up Grand Bella on dirt or any area that will stain tent or potential damage rugs and gear inside.
Q. How much space do I need for the tent to be pitched?
A. Ideally a minimum of 6m diameter lawn area, however we have ways to make this a smaller footprint, please talk with us about this.
Q. What time of the day is Grand Bella set up for sleep out parties?
A. Please allow 1.5 hours for us to pitch and style the tent. We prefer to have everything set up one hour before your celebration begins.
Example: If your guests are arriving at 5pm, it is ideal to start set up at 2:30pm.
Q. How many hours can I hire Grand Bella for, for a sleep out party?
A. Generally, sleep out hire commences in the late afternoon and finishes the following morning. Specific times can be negotiated.
Q. What payment is required?
A. We require a $100 deposit to secure your booking, with the remaining balance to be paid 7 days prior to the sleepover date. A fully refundable security bond of $200 is also payable at this time.
Q. Do I need to supply power?
A. No, all Grand Bella lights and lanterns are battery or solar powered.
Q. Can I hire a sleep out party for more than one night?
A. Yes; simply make a note with your enquiry.
Q. Does the hire price include the tent flooring mat?
A. Yes, however the floor can be removed for day parties. If you would prefer the floor removed just let us know when booking.
Q. Do you deliver to all suburbs of Adelaide?
A. We deliver to all suburbs within greater metropolitan Adelaide. For delivery outside this area, please contact us. Click here for map
Q. What is your cancellation policy?
A. A minimum of 7 days notice must be given for requests to change the date of their hire booking. The request can then be granted on the proviso that preferred date is available. A request to change dates within 7 days of booking will be denied.
Q. How is your manchester cleaned?
A. All manchester is professionally laundered after each Sleepee Teepee hire. Mattresses, pillows and decorative items are always disinfected and also spot cleaned when necessary.
Q. Do I need to bring anything to the sleep out party?
A. You are welcome to add anything you like to your sleep out party.
Note: We supply light blankets, you may add heavier doonas/ blankets if you wish.
Q. Is food allowed inside Grand Bella?
A. Absolutely, what is a party without food?
Note: If any hire equipment or tent is damaged with irremovable stains, you will be billed for repair or replacement costs.
Q. Can I have candles or allow smoking in the bell tent?
A. Strictly no naked flames or smoking is permitted inside the bell tent.
Q. Can I have pets in the bell tent?
A. Strictly no pets permitted inside the bell tent.
Q. Can I hire Grand Bella just as the tent alone?
Check out our Something More page for further extras you can add to your party.