12 Best Glamping Spots Near Acadia National Park, USA - Updated 2024

Richard Dean
Richard Dean 
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If you truly want to immerse yourself in the beauty of nature without sacrificing your comfort, Acadia National Park is the perfect place for you. Located on Maine’s Mount Desert Island, this 47,000-acre (19,020.23-hectare) Atlantic Coast recreation site is a playground for those who want to escape the city life’s hustle and bustle. The park’s landscape consists of glacier-scoured granite peaks, forests, and rocky beaches. With that being said, some of the best campgrounds near Acadia National Parl offer perfect spots for glamping. While there are amazing hotels nearby, it’s now time to experience unique glamping. Continue reading to find out more about the best glamping spots near Acadia National Park, USA.

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 April 09, 2024.

1. Comfortable yurt in a forest (from USD 200)

One of the most unique places to stay near Acadia National Park, this rental abounds with surroundings that offer plenty of opportunities for mountain bike riding, swimming, kayaking, and hiking.

The 25 ft (7.62 m) yurt is nestled in the midst of a forestland of pine and maple trees and is steps away from Long Pond and the hiking trails in Acadia National Park. Best suited for four guests, the yurt is furnished with comfy beds that ensure a good night’s rest. A fireplace indoors keeps the place warm and snug. An internet connection is also provided that can be used for both work and entertainment. The functional kitchen can be used to fix meals when hunger strikes.

The yurt overlooks a lovely garden that has furniture for a fun day under the sun. Bonfire evenings can be enjoyed around the fire pit while making yummy barbeques on the grill.

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Southwest Harbor, Maine, United States
7.7 km (4.8 mi) from Acadia National Park
98 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 4 Guests

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
including a fireplace overhead fan and dome top that opens for extra airflow
the water heater is fantastic - it felt great after long hikes
the bed is extremely comfortable
it is extremely comfortable and the windows are great for a cross breeze and slide open easily
the bathroom is large and spacious with excellent water pressure and plenty of hot water in the shower
such a great stay has everything you need super clean and comfortable
the yurt is larger than it looks in the pictures and is immaculately clean i mean spotless
the yurt itself was clean neat and full of thoughtful touches
great location the yurt was clean and cozy with everything we needed
we really enjoyed our stay in this unique yurt it was clean spacious and nicely decorated
the host and home score perfect 10s
wayne is an excellent host
a great place and amazing host
wayne is a great host very knowledgeable and hospitable and i would 100% recommend his yurt
wayne is a superb host wonderful to talk with and made sure we had everything we needed
the location is perfect and convenient
this place is in a perfect location and has everything you need
you can get to the park pretty easily too
this has to be the ideal place to explore the quiet side of acadia
the location worked out well for us - we didn’t care about being walking distance to shops/restaurants
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2. Acadia Wilderness Lodge (from USD 395)

This yurt near Acadia National Park is only five minutes away from the park’s Western Mountain Hike entrance. The glamping tent is situated on Mt. Desert Island. The yurts in Acadia Wilderness Lodge are exquisitely designed in a way that they cater to the needs of every kind of traveler.

The air-conditioned interior is also furnished with sufficient heaters that promise a comfortable stay all year round. A workspace is also built into the yurt that lets you check emails and go about a smooth day of remote work if needed.

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Tremont, Maine, United States
12.02 km (7.5 mi) from Acadia National Park
54 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the yurts and furnishings were clean and comfortable and cozy
the yurts are very comfortable and the place was quiet despite the rooster
very clean and comfortable stay
very clean and clear attention to detail
great host clean comfortable and inviting
the host becky was incredibly responsive
it is beautifully decorated location is amazing and host and her staff were wonderful
communication with the host was great
the yurts the location campground features and the staff all made it a great experience
very family friendly (kids loved it) and relaxing
beautiful place tucked away in acadia
the proximity to towns and hiking is a huge plus for kenya’s place
we loved how it was away from the busy acadia national park
great stay great location and great hosts we would definitely stay again and 100% recommend
we absolutely loved our stay at kenya's place
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3. Beautiful yurts perfect for nature adventure (from USD 185)

Acadia yurts sit in 5 acres (2.02 hectares) of gorgeous forest land. Surrounded by Acadia National Park, these accommodations are a combination of modern living and nature. Each tent comes with amenities and facilities that can be compared to a hotel, from a comfortable bed with mosquito netting, to a well-equipped kitchen. The yurts are spacious, clean, and colorful. Southwest Harbor and Seal Cove are just 4.82 km (3 mi) and 8.05 km (5 mi) away. Whether you are looking for a getaway or a peaceful retreat, this accommodation has you covered.

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8.8 km (5.5 mi) from Acadia National Park
94 reviews   Wifi Available
cottage 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy :

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Amenities & Room:
don’t be fooled-there was no roughing it here the yurts are equipped with beautiful kitchens and spacious bathrooms
like camping with a full kitchen comfortable bed and private bathroom/shower
very clean and neat
acadia yurts are clean and comfortable
very well maintained and clean clean clean close to everything but far enough from the crowds
the owners of acadia yurts have taken so much care to make sure our visit was great
owners aaron and karen were available and always quick to respond with great suggestions
owners were great with communication
also close by was sea wall and wonderland trail where exploring was so fun
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4. Adorable glamping tent in a wooded area (from USD 354)

Enjoy the serenity and beauty of nature in this wonderful glamping tent on 24 acres (9.71 hectares) of wooded land. Woods of Eden is the first glamping ground in Bar Harbors, situated 6.44 km (4 mi) away from Acadia National Park. Serene, relaxing, lots of shade, and cool ocean breeze all contribute to making the glamping ground perfect to escape the hustle and bustle. This Airbnb vacation rental also comes with plenty of modern comforts like queen beds, a living/dining area, a kitchenette, and a bathroom. The cabin rental in Bar Harbor can comfortably cater to up to six guests.

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Bar Harbor, Maine, United States
11.01 km (6.9 mi) from Acadia National Park
119 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tent 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the mattresses were comfortable too
we were given a fan as soon as the weather got warmer
the beds were super comfy and the shower is a dream 7
nancy does provide two heaters which help
the shower/bathrooms are perfect and definitely add a touch of luxury
the cabin was clean and beds were comfortable
the tent was spacious and super clean
they are spotless clean and have every amenity imaginable
a beautiful glampsite in the woods very clean with all the appropriate amenities
cozy clean and quiet we had an amazing time in the bar harbor/acadia park area
thank you nancy for being a great host
nancy was a great host and quickly responded to our messages
great stay and so close to the acadia national park everything was 20 minutes away the most
there are also some very good eating establishments close by
we were super close to acadia and bar harbor
will definitely come back to this amazing glamping place
we enjoyed using the central fire-pit in the evenings for s’mores
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5. Comfortable yurt for a large group (from USD 102)

Discover what glamping at it’s finest is by staying in this beautiful yurt located in Bass Harbor Campground. The yurt is bright, clean, and spacious, and it can comfortably accommodate 12 guests. It features plenty of modern conveniences to make everyone comfortable, like a mini-fridge, a coffee maker, and a microwave. Take note to bring blankets and pillows as bedding is not available. Outside, facilities like a picnic table, a grill, and a fire pit are available, great for a barbecue party. The campground features more facilities for entertainment, like a playground and a heated pool.

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Tremont, Maine, United States
13.18 km (8.2 mi) from Acadia National Park
20 reviews   Wifi Available
Yurt 0 Beds 12 Guests 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the comfy beds and the adorable flameless space heater
it was clean modern and fun came with microwave fridge space heater and outdoor fire pit
30 min from cadillac my awesome walk to bass harbor lighthouse away from hustle and bustle
this place is sooooo awesome
a lovely little spot in the woods close to bass harbor head lighthouse
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6. Cozy yurt near the ocean (from USD 80)

Those looking for a place to relax and enjoy nature near Acadia National Park will be interested in this property. While there are many nearby yurt rentals, what makes this one special is its location–in the woods yet close to lakes and even the ocean.

The yurt is situated in a mossy woodland, close to plenty of trails, and a walking distance from the lake, which offers fishing and swimming possibilities. The yurt is comfortable and built of split maple poles. It comes with amenities for your comfort, like a sink, a full-sized bed, and a cedar log. The ocean can be accessed if you want a water escapade.

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Seal Cove, Maine, United States
11.3 km (7.1 mi) from Acadia National Park
180 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a wonderful stay the entire space was magical and cozy
it's like camping but with a nice bed
host is kind and accommodating
the hosts were very friendly
hosts are very friendly and hospitable
candace and brendan are wonderful hosts and have created quite the fairytale getaway the howling woods
beautiful structures and hosts with hospitality that far exceeds any expectations
beautiful place quiet and close to acadia
everything was ideal and only a short drive away from the beautiful hikes in acadia national park
interesting place in the woods
fun and interesting place to stay
such a cute cozy place highly recommend staying here
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7. Luxury glamping experience (from USD 69)

Located on a wonderful farm, 45 minutes to Bar Harbor, this adorable and well-equipped tent is your great escape for relaxation. This is perfect for a small group or couples who want to spend time together. The place is romantic at night when you can watch the beautiful sky. The farm animals greet you and they are fun to watch, especially during feeding sessions. The tent comes with a full-size mattress, a toaster oven, and other amenities for your comfort. The good part? A canoe is available on Horseshoe pond. for guests’ use.

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Franklin, Maine, United States
27.01 km (16.8 mi) from Acadia National Park
504 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Farm stay 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great host very good shower and wifi
great big tent with its own composting toilet firepit sink and kitchen
it was cold but the propane heater and the blankets that were provided kept us perfectly warm
it was incredibly comfortable and gave us the best of both worlds : camping & luxury
they thought of everything we might need to make it a comfortable and enjoyable experience
clean and cozy
very clean and well appointed
the tent is spacious and clean and her animals are very cute
the bed was comfy and everything is quite clean and convenient
fireflies abounded and the tent is clean and well organized
becka was a great host
the hosts were very nice and welcoming
the host is very responsive and helpful
great place and great host
but host was good person to communicate
also in a great location near acadia national park
a very fun and peaceful place to stay close to acadia
it was a really cool place to stay in a great location
the location of the farm was perfect for our trip itinerary
becka’s glampsite is on a lovely quiet farm yet still reasonably close to acadia national park and restaurants/civilization
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8. Cozy tent in a prime location

Have easy access to Acadia’s area lighthouses and rockbound islands from this cozy tent in Lamoine State Park. It puts you in a prime location, where you’ll be surrounded by plenty of local restaurants, unique shops, Down East waterfront culture, and lit artist communities. It is also a good starting point to explore neighboring towns like Hancock and Bar Harbor. The tent is a perfect example of “living a simple life.” There’s nothing fancy about the accommodation. There are few amenities like a barbecue grill, stove, and mattresses, which can sleep four guests.

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Lamoine, Maine, United States
12.9 km (8.1 mi) from Acadia National Park
56 reviews   Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
beautiful spot gorgeous view of the water and stars the park staff were very hospitable and great
the location is beautiful right on the water
lamoine state park was beautiful and we loved our stay there
lamoine beach was very romantic and close enough to bar harbor/acadia national park
other then that the location was amazing and the campground staff were great
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9. Dome hut near the ocean (from USD 55)

Enjoy fantastic glamping while being close to the ocean. This cozy dome hut sits in a sunny clearing on the opposite side of the creek from the other residentials. You are not far away from the best places of interest in town. Cape road, with direct access to an ocean picnic area and sunset-viewing spot, is just 4.82 km (3 mi) away. Meanwhile, Acadia mountain trails and Seal Cove Pond are a short walking distance from the property. Some of the highlights of the hut are the cooking facilities and an indoor fireplace.

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Tremont, Maine, United States
11.11 km (7.0 mi) from Acadia National Park
196 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Dome 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the cozy feeling of the log heater and cool lights
it was nice to have a gas stove to make breakfast as well as a fire pit
clean safe and friendly
the host were very kind
our hosts were attentive and caring
hosts were friendly and welcoming
the hosts are lovely and accommodating and provided everything i needed
the hosts were friendly accommodating and fast to answer any questions that we had
beautiful forest location with a very attentive host near by
awesome spot just about 25 mins away from acadia national park
love the location too good proximity to southwest harbor and acadia
the bed was comfortable the inside was beautiful the location is gorgeous
perfectly convenient to bar harbor and only 30 minutes away from acadia national park
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10. Magnificent yurt atop a mountain (from USD 98)

Those looking for beauty in simplicity will appreciate this simple yet adorable yurt located atop a mountain. This hike-in accommodation allows you to enjoy a true glamping experience. Watching the twinkling stars, enjoying wonderful southerly views while at a bonfire, singing in the middle of the woods - this spot offers unique and memorable things to do. There’s nothing fancy about the amenities inside the yurt, but it offers the necessities to make you comfortable, these include a kitchen and two cozy beds.

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Orland, Maine, United States
41.16 km (25.6 mi) from Acadia National Park
142 reviews   Wifi Available
Yurt 2 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space and site is very well maintained and although rustic very comfortable
beautiful land and a nice clean yurt
the composting outhouse was clean and functional
it was nicer than expected was absolutely gorgeous clean and charming
the yurt was thoroughly clean and all necessities were thoughtfully addressed
the yurt was awesome and the hosts were very nice and made sure we had everything we needed
lb was an awesome host
lb was a great host and took the time to show me around the yurt
lb was the perfect host
the hosts’ hospitality just tops it all off for a great and one of a kind experience
besides the location being amazing lb and kristina were great
this is really a unique special place
we had a good walk along the marked trails to the nearby lake
we will definitely be coming back to this place in the future we had a blast
if you enjoy wilderness this is the place for you
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11. Luxurious rustic cabin (from USD 80)

Located in Trenton, 19 km (11.81 mi) from Bar Harbor, Narrows Too Camping Resort Cabin offers comfortable accommodation. It urges you to venture out as there are numerous attractions that you can access. Frenchman Bay, Thunder Hole, and Ship Harbor Nature Trail are a maximum of 11.5 km (7.15 mi) away from the property. The accommodation screams comfort, which offers plenty of amenities and facilities. The cabin sits on a wooded area, which is also a good spot to watch the sunrise or sunset. The outdoor swimming pool adds to the wow factor.

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Narrows Too Camping Resort Cabin 8

Address: 1150 Bar Harbor Road - Unit 8
13.33 km (8.3 mi) from Acadia National Park

On-site parking Paid WiFi All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Contactless check-in/check-out Invoice provided BBQ facilities Free parking Swimming pool

12. Peaceful waterfront campsite

This campsite offers nature at its finest. With approximately 2 acres (0.81 hectares) of land, there is plenty of space for people, so it is perfect for a large group or a family. Toddy Pond is just right at your doorstep, where you will enjoy fishing and swimming. There is a small beach that offers numerous water activities like kayaking and canoeing. WiFi is available on the premises.

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Penobscot, Maine, United States
32.54 km (20.3 mi) from Acadia National Park
80 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Campsite 8 Beds 16 Guests 8 Bedrooms 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
the water in the pond is clear and clean
the site itself has lots of space a clean porta-potty and a shed with some basic supplies
very well maintained and the 'outhouse' was clean
idyllic maine experience our host claude met us at the site with his two adorable grandchildren
the host provided all the equipment you could need to have a fun weekend camping trip
it is pet friendly which was a huge bonus for us we would definitely go back again
beautiful location we absolutely loved it
location is great too close to acadia and bar harbor
great location for a day trip to acadia and the grill fire pit and firewood were much appreciated
this place is amazing the location is beautiful and claude is a great host
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Take a break

Acadia National Park’s beauty never fails to mesmerize visitors. This park is everyone’s refuge, which offers nature and a unique glamping experience. It’s now time to take a break from the world and book a camping site near Acadia National Park. For more accommodation options, check out the best pet-friendly cabin rentals and RV and camper rentals that are also available in the area.

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