10 Best Glamping Spots Near Acadia National Park, USA - Updated 2021

glamping in acadia national park
Richard Dean
Richard Dean
Updated

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, Acadia and its surrounding areas offer perfect spots for glamping. It’s now time to experience unique glamping. Keep reading this article to see our list of the best glamping spots near Acadia National Park, USA.

1. 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.

Glamping on the Quiet-side of Acadia National Park!
67 reviews
cottage 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
also close by was sea wall and wonderland trail where exploring was so fun
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2. Adorable glamping tent in a wooded area (from USD 275)

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. The tent comes with plenty of modern comforts like queen beds, a living/dining area, a kitchenette, and a bathroom. The tent can comfortably cater for up to six guests.

Deer Tent, Go Glamping in Bar Harbor
Bar Harbor, Maine, United States
59 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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
thank you nancy for being a great host
nancy was a great host and quickly responded to our messages
Location:
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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3. Comfortable yurt for a large group (from USD 105)

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.

Loon Lodge Yurt
Tremont, Maine, United States
19 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
Location:
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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4. Cozy yurt near the ocean (from USD 101)

Those looking for a place to relax and enjoy nature near Acadia National Park will be interested in this property. 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.

Fox’s Hollow at The Howling Woods
Seal Cove, Maine, United States
65 reviews Superhost
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:
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
Location:
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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5. Luxury glamping experience (from USD 55)

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.

Glamping Wall Tent on Organic Farm~Luxury camping!
Franklin, Maine, United States
383 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tent 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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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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6. Cozy tent in a prime location (from USD 112)

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.

Tentrr State Park Site - Maine Lamoine State Park - Single Camp
26 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Host:
beautiful spot gorgeous view of the water and stars the park staff were very hospitable and great
Location:
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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7. Dome hut near the ocean (from USD 100)

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.

Little Frog at The Howling Woods
Tremont, Maine, United States
93 reviews Superhost
Farm stay 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
Cleanliness:
clean safe and friendly
Host:
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
Location:
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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8. 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.


Narrows Too Camping Resort Cabin 8

Address: 1150 Bar Harbor Road - Unit 8

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

9. Magnificent yurt atop a mountain (from USD 96)

Those looking for beauty in simplicity will go to this simple yet adorable yurt located atop a mountain. This 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.

Hike-in yurt on top of Maine Mt. w/Kayaks
Orland, Maine, United States
106 reviews Superhost
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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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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10. Peaceful waterfront campsite (from USD 76)

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.

Lake Front Campsite
49 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Campsite 0 Beds 16 Guests 8 Bedrooms 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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. Book now.

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