10 Best Glamping Spots In China - Updated 2023


Even if you don’t have a lifetime under your belt, you’ll be able to have time to see what China, a country in East Asia, offers. The world’s most populous country, this place boasts a long history, natural beauty, bustling cities, and more. You’ll find snow-capped mountains, temples perched on mountains, lush woodlands, and desert hinterlands here. Some must-do activities in the country include walking on The Great Wall of China, hiking Yellow Mountains, visiting stunning fishing villages, and seeing pandas in Chengdu. In addition, the Asian country boasts many comfortable glamping sites located in deserts, grasslands, and mountains. Glamping is an activity you’ll love if you want to spend your vacation amidst nature. Read on to discover the best glamping spots in China.

1. Pretty yurt for two, Hulun Buir, Inner Mongolia

From the endless striking scenery all around to the sleek large interior, you will want to stay longer in this Mongolian tent. You can take a scenic walk around the property and see the animals or kick back outside your tent and enjoy a good read. And thanks to the area’s clear skies, you can go stargazing.

Additionally, there’s a Western-style bathroom with hot water at your disposal. You can engage in outdoor cooking with the available barbecue grill and relish a healthy breakfast that is offered every morning. You can even bring your furry babies here.

Hulun Buir, Inner Mongolia, China
6 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

2. Stylish sanctuary overlooking a lake, Lijiang, Yunnan

Come and experience high-end luxury in this quaint sizable tent set above Daluo Shui Village Committee and facing the beautiful Lake Lugu. The accommodation is aesthetically appealing with colorful decorations and flowers.

The retreat offers a sofa for kicking back indoors and features a deck where you can cuddle with your significant other as you admire the natural surroundings. Breakfast is also provided.

You’ll find Daluo Shui Pier with numerous eateries and a supermarket, five minutes from the place by car.

Lijiang, Yunnan, China
45 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

3. Cozy tent overlooking Enshi Grand Canyon, Enshi, Hubei

Overlooking Enshi Grand Canyon, this comfortable dome tent is designed for a solo traveler or a couple on vacation. It’s equipped with necessary home facilities, including a washing machine and hot water. Even breakfast is offered every morning. The rental also provides complimentary parking.

Hike around the green environment during your leisure time or unwind on the deck and marvel at the on-site garden and mountains, especially during the summer months. At night, you will get to gaze at countless stars.

11 reviews  Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the hostess was so hospitable very stylish and i loved loved loved the food
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4. Lovely yurt for a large gathering, Ulanqab, Inner Mongolia

If you’re planning a memorable glamping vacation with a group of 16, look no further than this large yurt. The tent is set in a lush environment in Ulanqab, with a huge grassland all to yourself to hike. The host can arrange for horseback riding if you’re interested.

The accommodation’s interior is sleek, and it boasts a couch for relaxation and heated traditional-style Kang bedding for an enjoyable night’s sleep. There’s a Western-style bathroom too for your convenience. Moreover, pets are allowed, and breakfast is served every morning.

5 reviews  Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 16 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 16

5. Transparent bubble house by a lake, Chongqing

An epic glamping trip awaits you in this comfortable yurt located in the 40-acre (16.2-hectare) Samsung Valley. It’s every nature lover’s dream—think lakes, a beautiful vegetation, including pine trees, hiking opportunities, and more.

The rental is a transparent bubble house by a lake, where you can unwind and enjoy the sight and tranquility of the wild. There are also rustic, well-decorated, redbrick buildings where you’ll find a dining area, reading areas for adults and kids, and a kitchen at your disposal.

近解放碑南山 南岸 三合星谷 水边星空泡泡屋 独卫 冷暖空调 双早
Chongqing, China
8 reviews  Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

6. Comfortable tent with a kitchen in Tengger Desert, Zhong Wei, Ningxia

Set in Tengger Desert’s hinterland, this comfortable tent is close to many of Ningxia’s places of interest, from Jinsha Island to Shapotou. Aside from these nearby attractions, you can explore the desert with the available quad bikes or spend time by the nearby lake.

Aside from the two comfortable beds in the tents, which are perfect for two guests, you’ll have access to a kitchen for your complete cooking needs. You can also come along with your four-legged companion.

zhongwei, Ningxia, China
15 reviews
Tent 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

7. Authentic Mongolian tent on a ranch, Xilin Gol, Inner Mongolia

You’ll get to experience an authentic Mongolian lifestyle in this contemporary Mongolian tent, sited on a 20,000-acre (8,093.7-hectare) ranch. The location has resident animals, including cows, horses, and sheep. In addition, the rental is spacious, traditionally decorated, and it highlights two beds to accommodate four guests comfortably.

Amenities, such as Wi-Fi, a kitchen, a washing machine, and a crib for babies, are provided for you to feel at home. You’ll also be entitled to a daily breakfast.

Xilin Gol, Inner Mongolia, China
14 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Yurt 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
asu has a wonderful taste for interior design the yurts are very comfortable and beautifully decorated
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8. Cliffside tent for three in Samsung Valley, Chongqing

This cliffside tent, which is oriented for three guests, is perched on the lush Samsung Valley, next to Yinglong National Wetland Park Scenic. The area has many natural wonders and beauty to explore during your time here, from lakes to mountains.

The property’s interior is fully air-conditioned, brightly furnished, and it offers a comfortable large bed for your pleasure. In addition, there’s a private bathroom with clean water, a shower, and a toilet. A cooking space and breakfast are also available.

三合星谷 崖边星空骨架泡泡屋 冷暖空调 独卫 带双早
Chongqing, China
8 reviews  Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

9. Lively retreat in the desert, Jiuquan, Gansu

Embark on an unforgettable adventure with your group of 16 to this quirky glamping site in the middle of a desert. Here, you’ll enjoy various fun activities, including sandboarding and biking during the day and stargazing and holding bonfire parties at night.

Furthermore, the tents are plush, and they boast air conditioning and a TV for your pleasure. In addition, you can bring your furry friends here, and you’ll be provided with hot pots, grilled meat, and beverages.

Jiuquan, Gansu, China
5 reviews  Wifi Available
Tent 10 Beds 16 Guests 10 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 16

10. Enjoy glamping in China

Whether you wish to spend your days biking on the desert, hiking thick grasslands, or swimming in natural pools, these best glamping spots in China are your best bet. Plus, you can expect modern amenities, from hot water to laundry facilities.

Modern tent on the foot of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Lijiang, Yunnan

Found on the foot of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, this tastefully decorated glamping property promises a unique experience. The area brims with natural beauty and wonders— think an artificial lake reflecting the surrounding nature, white clouds, snow peaks, and deer farms. It’s one of China’s most beautiful, naturally influenced areas.

Aside from the location, the modern tent is oriented to feel like home. It highlights a soaking tub that you can use after a long day, a fireplace, air conditioning, and even laundry amenities. Pets are welcome here too.

Lijiang, Yunnan, China
1 review  Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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