- About Us
OBI Camping & Leisure is a camping shop situated in the historic & picturesque town of Cowbridge in the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales (Cowbridge Guide). We are just 10 miles West of Cardiff on the A48.
We are the oldest established Camping shop in the Bridgend/Cardiff Area, having been established for over 43years, owned and staffed by People WHO use the products they sell.
A family run business and we always strived to provide top quality products and service and unlike many of our competitors WE use the equipment we sell. Years of family camping in Tents, Trailer Tents, Folding Campers and Motorhomes has given us experience in all forms of outdoor living. Many of our Staff have also worked within Youth groups and organisations to gain qualifications and experiance in Expedition work.
You will always find a warm welcome and friendly helpful advice. Come along and see for yourself.
We specialise in:
Folding Campers & Trailer Tents
OBI Has been selling trailer tents and Folding Campers for well over 40 Years. We are Wales only Authorised Dealer for Conway & Pennine Folding Campers as well as Cabanon, Raclet & Trigano Trailer Tents. Selling New & 2nd hand Units.
We stock tents from top manufacturers including Cabanon, Vango, Gelert, Royal. & Wild Country (Terra Nova).
We specifically choose our tents for the features that will ensure you enjoy your camping experience.
Working with youth Groups and a keen interest the outdoors has helped develop our knowledge of the products required to undertake lightweight camping expeditions.
We also stock a range of Canvas or Cotton Tents for a COOLER Camping Experience, with some designs exclusive to OBI in the UK. In Season our tents are on display in our Outdoor Display Area, the only way to view them and see the features for yourself..
Driveaway-Awnings for Motorhomes
With the growth in popularity of Motor-homes we have become specialists in Driveaway- Awnings. Through our website www.driveaway-awnings.co.uk. We can offer Help and advice on the best awning for your Motor-home, 4WD or MPV, as well as the best way of attaching your awning.
We even get the Motor-home manufacturers asking for advice.
We also Sell
- Calor & Camping Gaz. Inc. the NEW Calor Lite Cylinders
- Outdoor & Travel Clothing. Inc. KEELA, In Our opinion probably the best Outdoor Clothing available and used by Mountain Rescue Teams, Special Forces and many Government Agencies (Police, Fire etc)
- Military Clothing and Equipment
- We Stock a Comprehensive range of equipment for Backpacking and expeditions especially for Students undertaking the Duke of Edinburgh Award, Scouts, Air Cadets etc.
- As well as all your Camping, caravanning & Motor-Home accessories in our well Stocked Accessory Shop