4 Best Glamping Spots In Greenville, South Carolina - Updated 2024

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Greenville, South Carolina, offers the perfect blend of laid-back charm and exciting nightlife for anyone seeking a taste of the South. The largest metropolis in the state, Greenville makes for a popular destination thanks to its beautiful setting and friendly people. Roper Mountain Science Center in Greenville is a great place to learn about natural, physical, and space sciences. People of all ages and backgrounds will find something to enjoy at this great South Carolina institution. Walking or riding your bike along the Prisma Health Swamp Rabbit Trail is a great way to view the sights of Greenville while also getting some exercise. Numerous landmarks may be seen throughout this trail’s 20-mi (32-km) distance. Choosing a suitable glamping hotspot is the perfect way to escape the city and reconnect with nature. Read on to discover some of the best glamping spots in Greenville, South Carolina.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent guest reviews, prices, availability of dates, decor, and a location that facilitates glamping or is close to glamping spots. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 31, 2024.

1. Southern Belle (from USD 129)

This beautiful property is on a hobby farm in upstate South Carolina. Guests can enjoy some downtime on the deck next to the fire pit, which also serves as a grill. Take your meal to the picnic table near the stream. The host has provided a Nespresso machine in addition to plates, bowls, cutlery, and everything you could need for a comfortable meal.

Near the tent is a cedar plank hut with a hot shower, and a composting toilet with a vent. There’s also a heater with a fake campfire for chilly winter evenings. There are many beautiful parks and gardens nearby, including Paris Mountain State Park, Caesars Head, Sky Top Orchard, Denver Downs, and Lake Keowee. Additionally, there is free parking offered by the host.

Stayed at this property?
Piedmont, South Carolina, United States
9.77 km (6.1 mi) from Silva Terra Nature Park
79 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a fan fridge and coffeemaker in the tent
the bathroom was perfectly stocked with toilet paper soap and shampoo
the owners are wonderful hosts and made us feel welcomed and right at home
courtney was very responsive to our conversation
we absolutely loved this yurt the bed is so comfy and courtney was such a welcoming host
loved it the hosts certainly paid attention to detail and it definitely felt like a glamorous camping trip
it was very helpful
it was a great location and central to so many places of interest
wow what an amazing place to stay
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2. Secluded glampsite near the forest

This location is a beautiful alternative for anybody wanting a glamping experience in the woods. This area is near Lake Hartwell where various leisure activities, including swimming, boating, and fishing, are available. The property has a bedroom with a queen bed for your comfort.

Glampers looking for seclusion will like this property’s location on the border of the Clemson Experimental Forest. The forest area is crisscrossed with beautiful walking trails, many of which pass close to or around the glampsite. As a bonus, the home has a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains and welcomes pets.

Stayed at this property?
Central, South Carolina, United States
17.28 km (10.8 mi) from Silva Terra Nature Park
12 reviews   Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

3. Glampsite by a calming stream

A tiny waterfall and stream can be seen in front of the campground on this property. Gentry Farms is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) away, while farther afield, you’ll find Barefoot Acres, The Farm at Rabon Creek, City Scape Winery, and Happy Cow Creamery. There is no power, internet, or modern plumbing at this location, allowing you to disconnect from the rest of the world.

Guests can access a five-person pop-up dome tent and the standard canvas tent. You will also get two Tentrr Adirondack chairs, a fire pit, a picnic table, and a heating source to stay warm and cozy at night. They have a pet-friendly policy and provide free parking.

Stayed at this property?
Gray Court, South Carolina, United States
46.76 km (29.1 mi) from Silva Terra Nature Park
2 reviews   Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

4. Luxurious tent by the river

This riverside property provides two luxurious campsites. It is located on more than 75 ac (30 ha) of forest land near the Saluda River in Northern Greenville County. You can start your morning by fishing in the nearby river. Other activities offered by the host include nature and bird watching.

The Swamp Rabbit Trail is about 13 km (8 mi) from Travelers Rest. You can plan a trip to Downtown Greenville, where you can spend time exploring Liberty Bridge, a variety of taverns and breweries, restaurants, and fine dining. Trails, lakes, and kayaking are all easily accessible from Starlight Glamping. The glampsite also has a free parking facility and stunning mountain and river views.

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Marietta, South Carolina, United States
32.99 km (20.5 mi) from Silva Terra Nature Park
2 reviews   Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Go glamping in Greenville

Glamping is a terrific option if you want to make the best of your vacation to Greenville, South Carolina. Depending on your interests, you may choose to live close to the city or appreciate the wilderness.

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