18 Best Glamping Spots In New Mexico, USA - Updated 2024

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New Mexico is situated in the southwestern part of the USA, and it is brimming with a rich history and heritage. Despite it being an old state that has lots of stories to tell, people often forget that New Mexico is also packed full of nature’s wonders with its national parks, state parks, volcanoes, gorgeous lakes, and fossil sites. It is a great place for explorers who are looking for a unique experience. One great way to enjoy an adventure in New Mexico is to organize a glamping vacation! If you like this idea, read on to know more about the top spots for glamping in New Mexico, 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 July 24, 2024.

1. Sun & Sky Tipi, Mayhill

Sun & Sky Tipi is a single-bedroom tipi that’s composed of handmade turquoise and yellow canvas that represents the tipi’s name. It features a queen-sized bed with cotton sheets, a candlelight chandelier, a propane grill, two hammocks, and a fire pit. The tipi’s smoke flaps can be opened to give guests a beautiful view of the starry night sky.

It’s also pet friendly and allows pets to be brought along albeit at an additional cost and conditions. With the property located in the mountains, guests are guaranteed a soothing, refreshing, and private getaway.

Stayed at this property?
2 reviews  
campground 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Host:
the hosts were warm and welcoming
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2. Bohemian tent on a farm, Glenwood (from USD 108)

Live your Bohemian dreams when you go glamping in this Glenwood tent. The eclectic mix of decor and furniture adds a sense of whimsy to the wild outdoors. Inside this tent, you will have a queen bed, free Wi-Fi, coffee-making facilities, a wash stand, and, would you believe it, a composting toilet! There is an outdoor shower available too. This property features several shared amenities like the art gallery and fire pit. You’re most welcome to enjoy an evening at the observatory too!

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Glenwood, New Mexico, United States
46 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Farm stay 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the shower is outdoor quite satisfactory with hot water
Host:
beth is a wonderful host
very secluded and private great for star gazing very accommodating and interesting host
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3. Cozy accommodation on a hemp farm, Questa (from USD 75)

Located on a tranquil hemp farm, this cozy yurt can comfortably take in two guests. During your stay, you can enjoy exploring the trails nearby. You can even pick some vegetables in the beautiful garden on the property. With barbecue facilities, grilling outdoors can be an enjoyable activity after exploring the surroundings. There is a queen-sized bed that can ensure guests a restful sleep.

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Questa, New Mexico, United States
39 reviews   Wifi Available
Farm stay 0 Beds 4 Guests

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable yet rugged and outdoorsy
Cleanliness:
the tent itself was so beautiful and clean
Host:
he was a great host and got us everything we needed for the night
Location:
beautiful location would stay here again
this place was everything and more such a fun and unique stay
michael was an awesome host and made me coffee wish i would have stayed here longer
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4. Remote yurt with mountain views, Datil (from USD 85)

This yurt located in Datil, New Mexico, is 20 feet (6 meters) in diameter and is situated off the grid. If you are looking for a space to retreat from usual city life, you’ll be in love with this property. Here you’ll be living in nature together with animals, such as beautiful elks and deers. Aside from that, you’ll also find yourself staring at the magnificent night sky after the sun sets.

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Datil, New Mexico, United States
112 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view truly was spectacular and the home was cozy
amazing view very cozy and peaceful
you need to be ok with yurt living- if you want cable tv and room service go elsewhere
we had delicious breakfast with them accompanied with a great conversation
i am so grateful to have met them and shared breakfast
Cleanliness:
very comfortable warm clean
the bed was comfortable and clean
the yurt itself was beautifully decorated very clean and well-furnished with essentials and extras
Host:
eric and carolyn are amazing host they went above and beyond to make us feel welcomed
carolyn is an excellent host; her directions were perfect
carolyn was a great host and communicated well
carolyn is an amazing host
what a wonderful place and the best hosts we’ve ever had - friendly welcoming helpful sweet people
Location:
absolutely awe inspiring location with a beautiful off the grid yurt chock full of thoughtful touches
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5. Family-friendly yurt with mountain views, Santa Fe

Perfect for a small family or a group of four friends, this beautiful yurt is located in a rural area and provides breathtaking views of the mountains. Enjoy taking a fun walk on the property grounds with the friendly llamas or take in sunset views from the front porch. The spacious interior of the yurt has a well-equipped kitchen, a cozy dining nook with mountain views, a full bathroom, stylish bean bags that convert into comfy beds, a writing desk, a fan, and plenty of space to move around. Downtown Santa Fe is just a 20-minute drive away from this yurt.

Stayed at this property?
51 reviews   Wifi Available
bungalow 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our stay was great the beds were very comfortable and the views were beautiful
anything you need is there and it’s a setting you’ll enjoy so much more than a hotel room
Cleanliness:
the owners were very nice and thoughtful and the property was clean and well maintained
Host:
our hosts were friendly and informative
very unique experience with amazing host bill on his lama farm
bill was a great host and he has a truly wonderful spot
bill and robbyn are gracious friendly hosts who pursue many interests and are fascinating to chat with
bill was so friendly and welcoming and then there are his llamas
Location:
it was nice warm clean and located in the perfect place for downtown santa fe adventures
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6. Fully furnished group yurt, Santa Fe (from USD 165)

Glamorous camping is what this yurt is all about. Located in Santa Fe, this spacious and fully furnished rental is best for four people. Inside is a well-equipped kitchen with a coffee maker, a bathroom with a hot water on demand and a composting toilet. When camping in the summer, you will also be provided with evaporative coolers. An outdoor grill and dining area are found here too. The yurt stands on a platform deck which is the perfect spot for sightseeing and stargazing.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
127 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is well appointed and spacious with free coffee and fresh water
the shower was great (it even had a glass top to let in natural light
Cleanliness:
extremely clean extremely well put together and it is a stay that you will never forget
highly recommend the yurt if you are looking for a unique clean and fun place to stay
it was clean comfortable the hospitality was great and phil makes you feel like family while you’re there
Host:
the yurt is amazing and phil is a phenomenal host
phil and cee were outstanding hosts
the yurt was even better than we expected and the hospitality from phil and cee was so kind
truly gracious hosts and genuine people
the hosts phil and cee took care of us from the first text
Location:
there truly isn’t anything that comes close to it
nice place to get away from it all
this location and the yurt are stunning and is the perfect location for families or friends
really nothing beat the refreshing sound of complete silence in this peaceful location
my wife and i love nee mexico and phil’s place is truly top notch
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7. Safari tent in a hippie-like commune, Truth or Consequences (from USD 99)

Spacious enough for two people, this safari tent in a laid-back commune is close to luxuries like mineral hot springs. Your rental will have a queen bed, Wi-Fi, and electricity. Best of all, you wouldn’t have to bear the New Mexico heat; this unit has an air-conditioner. You will have access to shared amenities like the bathhouse and the outdoor lounge where you can have an evening bonfire with the other guests. There is a nearby river, as well as attractions like Elephant Butte Reservoir and Truth or Consequences Brewing.

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Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, United States
113 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

8. Pet-friendly tent with pool and hot tub access, Albuquerque (from USD 1073)

Those on a strict budget will have to check out this affordable tent for three people in Albuquerque. The pet-friendly glamping spot is tucked in a secluded part of a large property that offers access to a swimming pool and a hot tub. Your options for relaxation, besides retreating to the queen bed, are hanging out by the campfire or curling up with a book on the hammock. Here, you will also have access to free Wi-Fi and an outdoor shower.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
154 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tent 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

9. Exotic tipi experience in a desert, Madrid

Fancy a few nights of stay in the middle of a desert? If you do, this experience offered by The Tipi Retreat in Madrid, New Mexico, is a great option! This tent comes with an outhouse equipped with a sustainable compostable toilet. The hosts will also provide guests with a jug of filtered rainwater. Two double futons are available, and if there are more guests, you can borrow sleeping pads or simply lie down on the cozy carpeted floor. This is definitely an authentic, out-of-the-world desert glamping experience.

Stayed at this property?
Madrid, New Mexico, United States
231 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tipi 2 Beds 8 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tipi was amazing with plenty of room for the family
the outdoor kitchen was great
the bed is comfortable and the tipi has a lot of room
Cleanliness:
the tipi was clean and very comfortable
the outhouse was surprisingly clean and did not smell at all
the tipi was also awesome so comfortable so clean and exactly what we needed
the outhouse was clean and more than we expected
the teepee and the dry restrooms were super clean
Host:
the host was amazing and always available
amanda and andy were great hosts
amanda and andrew are great hosts and wonderful people
amanda and andrew are great hosts
very cool welcoming hosts with an amazing tipi
Location:
this place is perfectly located in between santa fe and albuquerque
absolutely magnificent place to stay highly recommend it
we thoroughly enjoyed our stay the location is beautiful definitely recommend an suv
when we woke up we took a lovely sunrise walk around the property
there was hiking sustainability & interesting places to visit nearby
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10. Rustic yurt in Abiquiu (from USD 99)

If you have a group of likeminded friends who are into glamping, this rustic Central-Asian-styled yurt in Abiquiu, New Mexico, that overlooks Chama River will be great for you guys! Counted among the top yurts in New Mexico, this yurt is 30 feet (9 meters) across and has ample space for quite a lot of guests. There is a deck for those who just want to relax—maybe do some yoga and light exercises amid nature. A kitchen is also available if you want to prepare your own food. You can then enjoy your meals on the covered outdoor patio. This is surely a fun and interesting experience!

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Abiquiu, New Mexico, United States
504 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and the hosts were incredibly hospitable
Host:
the hosts were very helpful and accommodating
erin was a great host
hosts great and made us welcome
fabulous & responsive hosts; intriguing decor
it is truly a one of a kind experience
Location:
amazing location and very cool place
this place was amazing definitely worth a trip out there if only to stay here alone
the location was perfect serene and close to everything abiquiu has to offer
very thoughtful hosts and a location that delivers peace and tranquility beyond expectations
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11. Cozy tipi with candlelight chandelier, Mayhill

Located in Sleeping Bear Lane right inside a national forest, at a 7,200-foot (2,195-meter) elevation, this glamping tipi is the best accommodation for couples who are into outdoor adventures. With the national forest right at your doorstep, you’ll be able to explore the area as much as you’d like. Do not worry about staying out in the wild because the cozy tipi is furnished with a queen-sized bed with proper linens and duvets. The property is also equipped with a grill and coffeemaker, so you can prepare your meals with ease. Lounge outside the tipi on the two hammocks for a chill and relaxing experience!

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Mayhill, NM, US
3 reviews  
House 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Host:
this was the perfect get away very peaceful and our hosts were so kind and helpful
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12. Comfortable rustic yurt with a kitchen, Santa Fe

This 30-foot (9-meter) cozy yurt in New Mexico is heated, so you’ll be able to glamp in peace even in cold weather. Although there isn’t any running water available for guests, there is a small kitchen with five-gallon containers for your drinking and washing needs. There is also a fancy outhouse not far away from the yurt. This rental is really comfortable with a king-sized bed, microwave, and solar shower. You can even barbecue outside to get the most unique experience!

Stayed at this property?
117 reviews   Wifi Available
Yurt 0 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
if you are a fan of dancing
all the details are well thought out and the heater really works well
be mindful/aware of our door toilet/shower as seasons may come into play
the interior lights make it a warm environment and we enjoyed cooking in the kitchen area
awesome and unique place to stay very cozy heater worked great
Cleanliness:
nice clean place to enjoy a beautiful sunset
it was clean and had a cozy feel to it
overall a fun clean and a great way to glamp
the yurt was big and clean and charming
but the outhouse is clean
Host:
robin is a generous and kind host
robin’s a gracious host with a unique space
thanks again for being such a great host
robin was super responsive and helpful
otherwise she is very helpful with tips on how to make your stay comfortable
Location:
interesting place in a cool location
beautiful location and super comfortable
it's in a great location about 10 miles from downtown santa fe
huge lovely space in a great location relatively close to everything we needed to get to
love the location very easy to access santa fe by highway and be anywhere in about 15 minutes
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13. Simple and beautiful tipi with panoramic mountain views, Rociada

Located in Rociada, right on top of a mountain, this retreat tipi offers an awesome hideaway from your usual hustling lifestyle. You’ll be accommodated in a tipi surrounded by mountains, and the best thing about it is that you’ll be able to see beautiful panoramic views with your own eyes. Equipped with a double bed lined with flannel sheets, along with an open firepit right inside the tent, this rental will keep you warm and comfortable all day (and night) long. You can also enjoy making your own meals at the outbuilding, where firewood, water, and a Dutch oven can be accessed.

Stayed at this property?
70 reviews  
Tipi 2 Beds 4 Guests

14. Home within the mountains of Tijeras

If you are looking for a true camping experience, this tipi located within the mountains of Tijeras is a good choice! You’ll be surrounded by nature, amid pine and oak trees. For outdoor enthusiasts, a hiking trail is only 3 kilometers (1.9 miles) away. Note that the hosts also have a physical room for rent if you find it too uncomfortable to sleep outdoors.

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Tijeras, New Mexico, United States
23 reviews  
Private room in tipi 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

15. Pet-friendly yurt in Tijeras

To experience the best glamping in New Mexico that is pet-friendly as well, make your way to this Airbnb. Blue Desert Hale in Tijeras, New Mexico, is a retreat center that runs fully on renewable energy. It is really sustainable and earth-friendly. You’ll be pleased to know that there is a yurt here called Lotus Belle I, which is equipped with a queen-sized bed and an outhouse for your convenience. There is also a main house with a living room and bathrooms. Cibola National Forest is just right beside the center, and it is indeed a popular attraction among hikers and bikers.

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Tijeras, New Mexico, United States
6 reviews  
Private room in tent 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

16. Exotic spacious tent in Santa Fe

Going glamping in Santa Fe? This 10-sided tent accommodation is 16 feet (4 meters) in diameter; so it is really spacious and comfortable. Electricity and WiFi are provided, so you’ll still be able to say hello to the outside world while you’re enjoying your adventure in the wild. Running water is available for your basic needs as well. The center of the tent is specially designed for cooking, so you’ll be able to easily make your own meals from scratch. There is a countryside nearby for guests who want to experience the simple rural life. Llama-viewing areas are also accessible from here!

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Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
86 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beanbag chairs that turned into needs were very comfortable
however as bill promised the heater in the tent is fantastic and it kept us nice and warm
the convertible seats/beds were comfy and good for sleep
the bean bags turn into twin/full sized beds and are very comfortable
the fan and swamp cooler did a good job keeping the yurt cool
Host:
bill is an amazing host
thanks bill you were a super nice host
bill and robbyn are wonderful host
bill and robbyn are awesome hosts
the lotus belle yurt is one of a kind and very comfortable
Location:
unique lodging in a great location
the location is amazing for camping
it is located in an place that easy to get around
very sweet space and an amazing location
we loved staying at bill’s the location was great and the sunsets were even better
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17. Sioux-style tipi with mountain views, Ranchos de Taos

Planning to go glamping in Taos, New Mexico? Stay in this beautiful Sioux-style tipi in Ranchos de Taos! The tipi itself is decorated beautifully with calming, neutral colors—and the surrounding mountain peaks make it look even better. This space is equipped with a queen-sized bed, microwave, and mini-fridge for your convenience. For those who are interested in astronomy, you’ll be glad to know that the view from this area is breathtaking. You’ll be able to see a full, unobstructed view of the Milky Way with your own eyes—truly an experience of a lifetime.

Stayed at this property?
102 reviews  
Tent 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wonderful views comfy bed with shower and bathroom access
the tipi is a wonderful place to stay with beautiful views & a comfortable bed
we didn’t receive any breakfast delivered to the teepee like everyone suggested in other reviews
interior was awesome comfortable bed and detail
the off-grid style bathroom/shower/sink area were also a cool touch as well as eco-friendly
Host:
the host robert was incredibly nice and made sure any needs were taken care of
robert was a very kind and hospitable host
host robert is caring and thoughtful
robert (the host) was super nice
however expect to work with the host in making it comfortable
Location:
the location is beautiful
it is in an absolute beautiful location and is incredibly comfortable
this is a perfect place to get away
wish i could give this place more than 5 stars
charming location coupled with great hospitality
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18. Spacious yurt with desert views, Madrid

This spacious yurt can comfortably sleep up to two guests and is located off the grid, ensuring a tranquil getaway. It offers gorgeous desert views, which you can enjoy from the patio with cozy seating. The interior is tastefully furnished with a queen bed, colorful accents, and a wood-burning stove to keep you warm on chilly nights. There is a kitchenette as well as drinking water for the guests’ convenience.

Stayed at this property?
Madrid, New Mexico, United States
399 reviews   Superhost
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space was super cozy and gets warm very fast
cozy wood burning stoves and big windows to see the breathtaking view of the mountains that surround you
it was nice and cozy inside and you could see the entire night sky
Host:
shelly was also an outstanding host
shelly is very welcoming and friendly and the yurt was absolutely beautiful
shelly is perfect host too
her co host sam was also very sweet and drove us down to the yurt the first night
shelly was a great host - very attentive helpful and welcoming
Location:
very rare find and fantastic location
great location exactly as described
super cute great place to stargaze
great space in a great location perfect for what i needed
an amazing location on top of a mountain in a shanti community
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Explore the natural attractions of New Mexico

New Mexico and its profusion of natural wonders make the state highly suitable for glamping. Ensure a unique experience by staying in a yurt or tipi for a few days. A lot of the properties mentioned in this article are located high up in the mountains, offering an abundance of scenic views. See the best of this state, including its lively festivals!

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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