Combination Thatch Tiles

Beautiful & Natural-Looking Synthetic Thatch Roofing

A Beautiful Combination of Natural Cape Reed Thatch and Artificial Thatch.


The combination thatch tile consists of a top layer of polyolefin imitation thatch with natural Cape Reed underneath. The artificial layer of thatch protects the natural reed from the elements, reducing colour changes and deterioration, giving the thatch a longer life expectancy, whilst retaining the insulating properties of the natural Cape Reed. A flexible, long-lasting, easy to apply and natural tile with a surface layer of synthetic reed makes it an ideal replacement for tiles on almost all garden gazebos and buildings.

Looking to Rethatch a Gazebo or Garden Building? 

The standard Combination thatch tiles were designed around a Do-It-Yourself concept and can be clipped onto an 8mm diameter steel rod, rope or nailed onto a wooden batten, making construction a simple procedure. They are ideal for theming existing structures and creating an entirely new look to your outside space, Gazebo or garden buildings.


Combination Standard Tile

thatched tiles

Description: The Standard Thatch Tile is ideal for both straight or circular roof sections.

Tile Dimensions: 800mm x 450mm x 25mm

Weight: +/-4.4kg

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Combination Heavy Tile

Description: The Heavy Thatch Tile is ideal for For use on the top row of circular structures.

Tile Dimensions: 800mm x 450mm x 25mm

Weight: +/-4.4kg

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Combination Top Cone

Description: A Thatch Top Cone is used to finish the top of any cone or circular shaped roof structure.

Tile Dimensions: 750mm wide x 450mm high.

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Combination Ridge Tile

Description: Perfect for an all-over straight edge thatch finish. For use on an oval shaped building or any building with a ridge.

Tile Dimensions: 800mm wide x 420mm high.

Weight: +/-4.4kg

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Combination Ridge End Cap

Description: Perfect for an all-over straight edge thatch finish. Neatly finishes the ends of a ridge on rectangular or oval roofs.

Tile Dimensions: 150mm wide x 450mm high.

Weight: +/-4.4kg

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Standard tiles are supplied in boxes of 6 tiles and cover 1.6 sqm. 
All of our Thatch Tiles can be made Fire Retardant. This will be an additional cost of £2.99 per tile (incl VAT)


Installing Combination Thatch Tiles

All Tiles are supplied with clips that can be fastened to an 8mm bar or rope and this is the recommended way to install. If required they can be nailed to a standard roof batten. 

We would recommend a minimum roof pitch of 30 degrees. Thatched tiles should be installed with a minimum overlap of 50mm. Once installed tiles are 98% watertight, require no maintenance and have a lifespan of 6-10 years.

If you have one of The Lapa Company gazebos and would prefer not to see the tiles and fixings from inside your structure, you can purchase a canvas roof lining from our Accessories range. Roof linings are available in over 30 different colours and made from UV resistant material. They are easy to add to your structure after the tiles are in place.

Please note when using corner tiles the distance between fixings should be reduced from 350mm to 250mm.

Potential Uses of Combination Thatch Tiles

  • Garden Structures
  • Spa Gazebos
  • Indoor Bars
  • Sunshades
  • Stables
  • Umbrellas
  • Outside Entertainment Areas
  • Entrances
  • Themed Buildings
  • Wendy Houses
  • Tree Houses
  • Walkways
  • Exhibition Stands
  • Barns
  • Car Ports
About The Lapa Company

The Lapa Company is based in the heart of Kent where we handcraft a premium range of luxury Thatched Gazebos and Garden Buildings. 

Our exclusive range includes Thatched Lapas, Tiki Huts, Spa Gazebos, Cedar Shingle Garden Buildings, Cape Reed Thatched Tiles, and Thatched Gazebos - available for installation and as a Gazebo Kit.  


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