3 Best Glamping Spots Near Calgary, Canada - Updated 2024

Stephen
Stephen 
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Tucked away in southern Alberta, in Canada, Calgary is a marvelous city that’s known for its towering skyscrapers, and in contrast, its rodeo culture. The Bow River runs through the city, creating breathtaking scenery. The city also takes pride as the hub of Canada’s oil industry. While in town, climb up Calgary Tower for a delicious lunch in its revolving restaurant and soak in the 360-degree views of the city. You can also spend some quality time with your loved ones hiking or having a picnic at Prince’s Island Park. If you have a special affection for wildlife, visit live animals and dinosaur displays at Calgary Zoo. For a thrilling accommodation, brave the outdoors and read on to find the best glamping spots near Calgary, Canada.

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 12, 2024.

1. Equinox Tent in Bragg Creek (from USD 121)

Wake up to the sound of the flowing river and be greeted by beautiful sunrises when you stay in this rustic camp with your companion. The tent is nestled in Bragg Creek, just mere steps from the river. There’s a picnic table where you can eat your meals and a gazebo to relax in when it’s raining. You can also chill on the hammock while savoring the fresh air.

Enjoy meaningful conversations with your friend or loved one while sitting by the fire pit. With a propane stove and a cooking kit, guests can prepare easy meals. You can also bring your furry friend along. It is easy to fall in love with the place and that’s why long-term stays are allowed.

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Bragg Creek, Alberta, Canada
20.99 km (13.1 mi) from Calaway Park
46 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean comfy bed & bedding & very accommodating
Host:
by the way a lad named orlando is so friendly and could get you your firewood
Location:
this is a fantastic base location for exploring the kananaskis and other locations in central and southern alberta
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2. Green-Beard's Yurt in Rocky View County (from USD 142)

Enjoy a romantic mountain getaway with your better half when you stay in this delightful hideout nestled in the foothills of Alberta’s Rocky Mountains. The yurt features stunning views of the beautiful lush forest and the dramatic mountain terrain. With a plush queen bed, couples are guaranteed a great night’s sleep full of wonderful dreams. If the silence is deafening, there’s a Bluetooth speaker available. If you’re a business traveler, take advantage of the dedicated workspace to catch up with work.

This property comes with on-site parking and CCTV cameras for added security. There’s an indoor fireplace and a fire pit to help guests keep warm during cold weather. The private backyard with a gazebo and barbecue is a great spot to relax and cook. Extended stays are welcome.

Stayed at this property?
Rocky View County, Alberta, Canada
36.95 km (23.0 mi) from Calaway Park
107 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pellet fireplace kept us toasty while sleeping and very comfortable bed and linens
the bed is super comfortable and no shortage of cozy blankets and pillows
the fireplace was amazing and the atmosphere was very cozy
Cleanliness:
the composting toilet was clean and easy to use
this place was gorgeous clean and had so many beautiful and creative touches
it was so cozy very clean and extremely unique
very nice place very clean
it's spotless stylish comfortable and in a great location
Host:
sherri was a great host and accommodated us well during our stay
a tour and directions regarding yurt and property were so helpful
sherri is an amazing host the scenery is beautiful and the yurt is incredibly unique
sherri was a great host and we knew that we could simply reach out to her anytime
this place is one of a kind
Location:
place was super cute quaint and comfortable
cute and cozy place perfect for a getaway
the location is great and the facilities were clean and easy to use
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3. Onespot Crossing Campground in Bragg Creek (from USD 140)

Enjoy an unforgettable camping experience in one of the luxurious riverside tents of Onespot Crossing Campground, located a short drive from the town of Bragg Creek. This particular tent is perched on the banks of the river, making it a great spot for those who want to indulge in thrilling riverside activities. The tent is furnished with two comfy double beds and can sleep up to four people.

Guests will have access to clean bedding, clean towels, a portable cellphone charger, and solar lights. There’s also an amazing fire pit, a hammock, and a picnic table. Guests are welcome to stay here with their pets.

Stayed at this property?
Bragg Creek, Alberta, Canada
20.34 km (12.7 mi) from Calaway Park
57 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tent 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were super comfy and warm
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean and jenna was so friendly and helpful
the text was lovely and clean
the campsite was was very clean
the linens weren’t as clean as we hoped but the over all experience was lovely
Location:
the location right on the river was perfect
this location is absolutely amazing the tent is great and the beds are so comfy definitely would come back
super happy with this place
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An unforgettable glamping experience near Calgary

Thanks to its scenic terrain and laid-back atmosphere, Calgary is a popular spot for camping and outdoor enthusiasts in Canada. Whether you’re traveling with your family, friends, or just your better half, there’s no better place to go camping. Stay in one of the glamping spots above for an unforgettable outdoor adventure near Calgary.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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