Glamping Around the World: 8 Fabulous Places You Don’t Want to Miss
By Kimberly Fisher
There is something to be said about being immersed in nature, feeling the cool breeze on your face and admiring panoramic serene views. Mix it in with luxe accommodations, and you have the recipe for a trip of a lifetime.
“Glamping” is a term coined for “Glamorous Camping”, and several places around the world have taken to glamping and providing the utmost comfort, glamour and diverse accommodations. Check out these our favorite glamping around the world spots:
Sandat Glamping Tents
Come to explore privacy and tranquillity nestled in the rice fields of Ubud. Sandat Glamping is home to 8 luxurious eco-design structures; 5 magnificent safari-style tents with private pools overlooking the forest and 3 “Lumbung” thatched-roof barns. Materials are soft, flowing and intricately made by local artisans. Each tent is special, with designs that range from the whitewashed, airy Tent Sarong to the luxurious Tent Penjor filled with a round canopy bed, velvet damask chairs and chandelier in the bathroom. The property features a bar, bamboo-thatched restaurant, spa and yoga/meditation sessions. http://www.glampingsandat.com/
Catskills, New York
Get away from it all and rejuvenate, refresh and renew on a farm in Sullivan County in the southern Catskill Mountains. Cook, hike, swim and visit the farmers market while staying in an incredible wooden floored dome with outdoor double hot showers, a sink, and a claw foot bathtub. Also, a complete outdoor kitchen and grill, fridge, sink, and big fire pit are available. Local residents on the farm include sheep, angora goats, angora rabbits, oberhasli dairy goats, chickens, one cat and a dog-named Lali. The unique property also includes a full-service recording studio, fiber arts workshop space and a vintage clothing store. https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/1602932?guests=1&adults=1&s=Q4A04qLe
Clayoquot Wilderness Resort
Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
Known as one of the most luxurious tented safaris in the world, the Clayoquot Wilderness Resort focuses on authentic luxury, bespoke adventures and restorative escapes from city life. 25 great white canvas prospector-style tents are artfully scattered along the water’s edge, in the rainforest, and on the hillside. Each tent is appointed with luxurious comforts including billowy down duvets and linens, antique furnishings and remote-controlled propane-fueled cast iron ‘woodstoves.’ Vintage oil lamps, antique silver and crystal provide authentic period light and ambience, complementing electric lights and amenities. https://wildretreat.com/
Orca Island Tents
A beautiful island eco-retreat in picturesque off—the-grid Humpy Cove in Alaska, the Orca Island Cabins offer a taste of luxury with private bathrooms, a fully-equipped kitchen, solar power, dining, sleeping and living areas, and private decks with barbecues. Each cabin features running water and is situated
at the water’s edge with panoramic views of snow-capped mountains, distant islands and a variety of marine wildlife that daily. The property grounds feature communal outdoor decks and fire pits, kayaks, stand up paddleboards, rowboats and fishing gear available. https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/26198041?guests=1&adults=1
Lotus Bell Tent
Imagine waking up with sprawling views of Queenstown, South Island, New Zealand outside, while enjoying all the creature comforts you are used to.
Decked out with a queen-sized bed, plush linens, solar-powered lights and the ability to charge all of your electronics. Lounge on the sheepskin in a provided dressing gown, or read your favorite novel under a comfy wool throw. A few feet from the tent is a private bathroom with toilet and shower, complete with amenities.
A trailer onsite doubles as a mobile kitchen with sink, clean water supply, gas stove, grill and all cookware you need. https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/27110753?guests=1&adults=1
Buffalo Farm Yurt
Experience the magic of a wilderness getaway with Canada’s only two-story yurt- standing 32 feet tall and with enough room for 12 guests on the bank of the Amable du Fond River. Made of exquisitely crafted timber from the nearby forest, renewable materials taken from the land and raw untreated finishes. Enjoy the wood stove in winter, and the screened cabana in summer. All year long, enjoy panoramic views of grazing buffalo and stargazing through the skylight. https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/21105386?guests=1&adults=1&s=2PutvV3h#neighborhood
A collection of items from around the world furnish this Original Afghani yurt that has been decorated with love featuring a stunning Indian bed with traditional futon mattress, bedding and towels. Lighting by electricity and soft-lit candles. This yurt is located in a garden and close to the town center. https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/543273?guests=1&adults=1&s=Q4A04qLe#neighborhood
Need a quick getaway under the stars? Head to the small community of Lexington, Virginia and stay in a tipi with gorgeous views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Located on a 200-acre private farm you can experience nearby hiking, swimming, and tours of the local brewery and vineyards. Chill outside and watch the moon rise over the glow of the fire pit. The winterized tipi features a luxurious Sleep Number bed, shower, bathhouse, echo dot, water, snacks and Keurig coffee maker with complimentary coffees and teas. https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/12054355?guests=1&adults=1&s=2PutvV3h
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