10 Best Glamping Spots Near Lake George, New York - Updated 2021

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Nicole
Nicole
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Lake George is a town in northeastern New York State, nestled in the Adirondack Mountains. Not surprisingly, it sits on the shores of a lake bearing the same name, and is a popular spot in the summer for those looking to escape the heat and cool off in the blue waters. The area offers plenty of things to do and see, as well. Those interested in history can check out Fort William Henry Museum & Restoration, a British port built in 1775 that has been restored. Or, head to the Prospect Mountain Diner to enjoy a classic American fare. Plus, with the mountains surrounding the area, there are plenty of opportunities to go hiking. For those who want to camp in style during your visit, we’ve compiled the best glamping spots near Lake George, New York. So keep on reading and check out the options!

1. Spacious tent amidst a private, wild forest (from USD 112)

This tent sits right next to a stream and provides an adorable setting for your stay. With a cute footbridge over the stream, torches to provide light, and plenty of seating area, it’s a beautiful spot to take in the view day or night. Inside the tent, you’ll find a king-size bed and a table, along with plenty of storage space. Outside, there’s a barbecue so you can cook your own meals. And, the area is near many hiking trails, so you can head out during the day and explore the area.

Hemlock Camp
North Creek, New York, United States
33 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Host:
margarete is a wonderful host & set the scene for a perfect amazing weekend
Location:
what a lovely calm pond to paddle around
perfect getaway great location to be out of the city
couldn’t have chose a better place to stay
perfect glamping location loved the space definitely coming back
great location and the pond was super refreshing after a long day of hiking
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2. Tent atop a hill with stunning views (from USD 192)

Wow, talk about the view! This large tent sits on top of a hill, providing you with the views of Adirondack High Peaks and the Green Mountains. During spring and summer seasons, campers can witness the trees come alive with lush green leaves, and in the autumn, campers can watch them turn into warm shades of orange and red. The tent has a double bed which is positioned in such a way so that you can see the view even while in bed. On the deck are two Adirondack chairs, so you can look out onto the mountains with your cup of coffee. And when you’re hungry, use the barbecue to heat up your meals.

Tentrr Signature Site - The Look Out at Chill Hill
Ticonderoga, New York, United States
11 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Host:
hosts are fabulous and very accommodating highly recommend if you are a tent person
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3. Glamping spot surrounded by water (from USD 134)

For those who love to be near the water, this glamping spot might be perfect for you. It sits right next to a pond, which is next to the Hudson River. So, use one of the provided kayaks on the pond or head to the river to do some fishing. The tent itself provides a queen-size bed and storage space. There’s a deck and chairs to take in the views. Plus, there’s a picnic area and barbecue for dining.

Tentrr Signature Site - Belle Vue Pond and River Haven
Greenwich, New York, United States
5 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Host:
amazing hosts accommodations & thoughtfulness
they were very responsive to all of our questions
Location:
not only because it is a great location; but because the hosts make it even extra special
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4. Stylish camper with all modern comforts (from USD 143)

This camper is clearly a recent model with a stylish bathroom, kitchen, and furniture. There’s a master bedroom with a queen-size bed, and the master bedroom even has its own private outdoor entry, so you can sneak away when you want some peace and quiet. It’s the perfect camper for the whole family, with space to sleep up to eight people. There’s a kitchen, where you can cook your own meals, and an awning pulls down outside so you can eat your meal at the picnic table while enjoying the outdoors. One of the best things about this camper is that you get to pick the camp site! Just tell the hosts where you want it dropped off and you can enjoy the camper’s comforts from your favourite camping spot.

Adirondack camping retreat
Lake George, New York, United States
4 reviews
Camper/RV 5 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the trailer was exceptionally clean and well prepared for our family
excellent accommodations spacious very clean and well stocked with kitchen basics (ie non food type)
a few embarrassing bumps due to dry camping but met with excellent support by bill
Host:
the owner is extremely responsive and always available
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5. Authentic Mongolian yurt (from USD 175)

If you’ve ever fancied staying in an authentic Mongolian yurt in the middle of New York State, then this is most definitely the option for you. Made by hand by a family in Mongolia, this yurt is a peaceful and colourful oasis with modern conveniences like AC and wifi. Inside the yurt, you’ll find a cosy bed and plenty of seating space. You’ll also have use of your own private outdoor shower and a half-bath in the main house. There’s a pond, where you can sit and enjoy your meals. Plus, the host is a massage therapist and shamanic healing practitioner, so if you want any therapy while there, all you have to do is ask.

Saratoga Springs Luminous Yurt & Healing Retreat
Saratoga Springs, New York, United States
84 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi connection strength and speed were both excellent
coffee and breakfast in the morning were greatly appreciated
the decor and bedding is so comfortable and a treat to see
shari is so warm and welcoming- like a bed and breakfast with the most beautiful and comfortable yurt experience
the light breakfast was lovely as well we would stay here again if in the area
Cleanliness:
the outdoor shower was clean and beautifully designed a great way to start the day
Host:
shari is a gracious host
shari is a great host
shari and dave were the perfect hosts
shari is an incredibly thoughtful host and wonderful woman
shari and nick were great hosts
Location:
location is convenient to many nice things in the area
great location just outside downtown saratoga
this place is the perfect stay to get away
we really appreciated the peace and beauty of this place and it's a lovely region too
great place to stay especially if you’re looking for something different
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6. Large yurt with all the necessary amenities (from USD 175)

If you’re keen to stay in a unique place but don’t want to give up comfortable amenities, then this large yurt is a great option. It’s got both a private bedroom with queen-size bed and a loft with beds. There’s a full kitchen with everything needed to cook your own meals. Plus, there’s a living room area, where you can unwind in front of the TV or with a good book. And when you feel like stepping outside, head out onto the large deck, which has a barbecue and seating space, alongside beautiful views of the mountains.

Beautiful Adirondack Cabin/Yurt
Elizabethtown, New York, United States
15 reviews
Yurt 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
clean bathroom full-service kitchen bbq and fire-pit
the beds were comfortable and the kitchen was clean and very adequate for our cooking needs
Location:
great central location for hiking
we were close to some really amazing hikes and good restaurants
very unique stay in an amazing location
great location would definitely say here again
it's a 5 minute drive down the street and well worth it
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7. Large campsite with plenty of amenities

This campsite or glampsite, more accurately, has plenty of amenities and will make you almost feel like you’re staying in a hotel. First, let’s talk about space. There are two decks - one for cooking and dining, while the other one is for relaxing. There’s plenty of space to erect another tent, so why not bring along the whole family? Now, let’s talk about what’s included. There are linens, a cast iron pot, firewood, and cooking basics like salt and pepper available to guests. There’s also a herb garden and several fruit trees near the campsite. You can even choose a package that includes a homemade breakfast prepared for you. This place is perfect for those who want to be surrounded by nature but still want plenty of comforts.

Tentrr Signature Site - The Magic Glamp Make some Magical memories. Luxury in the Woods of Upstate New York.
Argyle, New York, United States
6 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Host:
the area is beautiful and the hosts are extremely warm and gracious
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8. Tent with a queen-size bunk bed

If you’re looking for a glamping spot that’s suitable for the family, this one might just be it. It’s got a queen-size bunk bed, making it perfect for a small family. You’ll also find an eating area and essentials for cooking simple meals, and there’s a toilet and shower area with running water. There are plenty of ways to relax here. Lounge in the hammock with a good book, get a fire going in the fire pit and roast some marshmallows, or take out one of the board games and get competitive. Plus, the tent is near trails, a pond, and lakes, so there’s plenty of opportunities to get out and explore the natural world.

Tentrr Signature Site - Piney Wood Hills
Mineville, New York, United States
5 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
this campsite was quiet clean well-maintained and an easy jumping off point for hikes
Host:
beautiful site and the hosts were amazing
our hosts colleen and bill were superb and we are so happy to have met them
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9. Large tent with fire pit

One of the best things about camping is lighting a fire at night, roasting marshmallows, and chatting away next to the flames. And, this glamping spot makes that so easy. With a fire pit right outside the tent and Adirondack chairs to relax on, you can enjoy the fire and each other’s company. The tent is spacious, with a queen-size bed. There’s a charcoal barbecue for cooking your meals. Plus, the campsite is surrounded by trees so you’ll have plenty of privacy.

Sojourn Camp
Keene Valley, New York, United States
26 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
clean homey feel to camping
the composting toilet was very clean as was the tent itself
the composting toilet was also impressively clean and not smelly at all
the clean and cozy yurt is in a fantastic location
the tent was wonderful very clean inside the tent and the compostable toilet
Host:
corey is a great host with a great space
corey was a great host very communicative and responded to all our questions right away
the hosts are extremely helpful and so kind i would def recommend this place
this campsite is great and corey was a very kind and generous host
Location:
it's an excellent location near some amazing hiking trails
anyone looking to stay in a central location for hiking will love this stay
perfect spot to trail heads the road is a little close but everything we needed
this site is also so close to some really beautiful hikes
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10. Spacious yurt next to a pond

This yurt is big enough to fit the whole family, with a queen-size bed and two bunk beds. There’s also a small kitchen area for making simple meals, along with a dining area. The yurt is set on a large plot of land with a few other yurts, and there are bathroom areas with private showers. There’s a charming pond nearby, where you can relax and take in the beautiful scenery. And each Saturday, a massive bonfire is built, so bring along some marshmallows.

Navy Yurt set in Nature in Upstate NY
Granville, New York, United States
56 reviews
Yurt 5 Beds 1 Bedroom 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
they have all the basic amenities - a fan a heater microwave utensils dining table etc
yurts amazingly comfortable
the yurts were a terrific alternative: cozy well equipped and nicely finished
the yurts are in great shape super-comfortable everything you need
the beds were new and so comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean and quiet
the bathrooms were surprisingly clean because they are community style
great experience and place was clean
there are really nice and clean restroom facilities as well
clean spacious peaceful convenient and fun
Host:
hilary was a pleasant host and she has absolutely adorable dogs
hillary is very helpful and warm
hilary was a very warm and welcoming host
and hilary is a great host
hillary was a great host and we totally recommend spending time on her wonderful property
Location:
the location was absolutely lovely
the kids loved it and the location was stunning
this is a great place for low key relaxing fire saturday night
this is a great place a perfect escape from the city life
hilary's place is an absolute gem the yurts are all you need plus more for the perfect glamping experience
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Experience the outdoors

The Lake George area has plenty of glamping options to choose from. Whether you want something unique like a yurt or prefer a classic tent, there’s something for everyone. So, book one of these best glamping spots near Lake George, New York, today.

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Nicole is an American expat living in London, England. When she moved from the midwest to London in 2012, it was her first time leaving the US. She has traveled steadily since then, making trips...Read more

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