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.
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.
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!
Top guest reviewsthe shower is outdoor quite satisfactory with hot waterRead more reviews
Host:beth is a wonderful hostvery secluded and private great for star gazing very accommodating and interesting host
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.
Top guest reviewscomfortable yet rugged and outdoorsythe tent itself was so beautiful and clean
Host:he was a great host and got us everything we needed for the nightRead more reviewsbeautiful location would stay here againthis place was everything and more such a fun and unique staymichael was an awesome host and made me coffee wish i would have stayed here longer
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.
Top guest reviewsthe view truly was spectacular and the home was cozyamazing view very cozy and peacefulyou need to be ok with yurt living- if you want cable tv and room service go elsewherewe had delicious breakfast with them accompanied with a great conversationi am so grateful to have met them and shared breakfastvery comfortable warm cleanthe bed was comfortable and cleanthe 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 welcomedcarolyn is an excellent host; her directions were perfectcarolyn was a great host and communicated wellcarolyn is an amazing hostwhat a wonderful place and the best hosts we’ve ever had - friendly welcoming helpful sweet peopleRead more reviewsabsolutely awe inspiring location with a beautiful off the grid yurt chock full of thoughtful touches
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.
Top guest reviewsour stay was great the beds were very comfortable and the views were beautifulanything you need is there and it’s a setting you’ll enjoy so much more than a hotel roomthe owners were very nice and thoughtful and the property was clean and well maintained
Host:our hosts were friendly and informativevery unique experience with amazing host bill on his lama farmbill was a great host and he has a truly wonderful spotbill and robbyn are gracious friendly hosts who pursue many interests and are fascinating to chat withbill was so friendly and welcoming and then there are his llamasRead more reviewsit was nice warm clean and located in the perfect place for downtown santa fe adventures
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.
Top guest reviewsthe kitchen is well appointed and spacious with free coffee and fresh waterthe shower was great (it even had a glass top to let in natural lightextremely clean extremely well put together and it is a stay that you will never forgethighly recommend the yurt if you are looking for a unique clean and fun place to stayit 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 hostphil and cee were outstanding hoststhe yurt was even better than we expected and the hospitality from phil and cee was so kindtruly gracious hosts and genuine peoplethe hosts phil and cee took care of us from the first textRead more reviewsthere truly isn’t anything that comes close to itnice place to get away from it allthis location and the yurt are stunning and is the perfect location for families or friendsreally nothing beat the refreshing sound of complete silence in this peaceful locationmy wife and i love nee mexico and phil’s place is truly top notch
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.
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.
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.
Top guest reviewsthe tipi was amazing with plenty of room for the familythe outdoor kitchen was greatthe bed is comfortable and the tipi has a lot of roomthe tipi was clean and very comfortablethe outhouse was surprisingly clean and did not smell at allthe tipi was also awesome so comfortable so clean and exactly what we neededthe outhouse was clean and more than we expectedthe teepee and the dry restrooms were super clean
Host:the host was amazing and always availableamanda and andy were great hostsamanda and andrew are great hosts and wonderful peopleamanda and andrew are great hostsvery cool welcoming hosts with an amazing tipiRead more reviewsthis place is perfectly located in between santa fe and albuquerqueabsolutely magnificent place to stay highly recommend itwe thoroughly enjoyed our stay the location is beautiful definitely recommend an suvwhen we woke up we took a lovely sunrise walk around the propertythere was hiking sustainability & interesting places to visit nearby
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!
Top guest reviewseverything was clean and the hosts were incredibly hospitable
Host:the hosts were very helpful and accommodatingerin was a great hosthosts great and made us welcomefabulous & responsive hosts; intriguing decorit is truly a one of a kind experienceRead more reviewsamazing location and very cool placethis place was amazing definitely worth a trip out there if only to stay here alonethe location was perfect serene and close to everything abiquiu has to offervery thoughtful hosts and a location that delivers peace and tranquility beyond expectations
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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Host:this was the perfect get away very peaceful and our hosts were so kind and helpful
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!
Top guest reviewsif you are a fan of dancingall the details are well thought out and the heater really works wellbe mindful/aware of our door toilet/shower as seasons may come into playthe interior lights make it a warm environment and we enjoyed cooking in the kitchen areaawesome and unique place to stay very cozy heater worked greatnice clean place to enjoy a beautiful sunsetit was clean and had a cozy feel to itoverall a fun clean and a great way to glampthe yurt was big and clean and charmingbut the outhouse is clean
Host:robin is a generous and kind hostrobin’s a gracious host with a unique spacethanks again for being such a great hostrobin was super responsive and helpfulotherwise she is very helpful with tips on how to make your stay comfortableRead more reviewsinteresting place in a cool locationbeautiful location and super comfortableit's in a great location about 10 miles from downtown santa fehuge lovely space in a great location relatively close to everything we needed to get tolove the location very easy to access santa fe by highway and be anywhere in about 15 minutes
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.
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.
Tijeras, New Mexico, United States
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.
Tijeras, New Mexico, United States
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!
Santa Fe, New Mexico, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe beanbag chairs that turned into needs were very comfortablehowever as bill promised the heater in the tent is fantastic and it kept us nice and warmthe convertible seats/beds were comfy and good for sleepthe bean bags turn into twin/full sized beds and are very comfortablethe fan and swamp cooler did a good job keeping the yurt cool
Host:bill is an amazing hostthanks bill you were a super nice hostbill and robbyn are wonderful hostbill and robbyn are awesome hoststhe lotus belle yurt is one of a kind and very comfortableRead more reviewsunique lodging in a great locationthe location is amazing for campingit is located in an place that easy to get aroundvery sweet space and an amazing locationwe loved staying at bill’s the location was great and the sunsets were even better
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.
Top guest reviewswonderful views comfy bed with shower and bathroom accessthe tipi is a wonderful place to stay with beautiful views & a comfortable bedwe didn’t receive any breakfast delivered to the teepee like everyone suggested in other reviewsinterior was awesome comfortable bed and detailthe 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 ofrobert was a very kind and hospitable hosthost robert is caring and thoughtfulrobert (the host) was super nicehowever expect to work with the host in making it comfortableRead more reviewsthe location is beautifulit is in an absolute beautiful location and is incredibly comfortablethis is a perfect place to get awaywish i could give this place more than 5 starscharming location coupled with great hospitality
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.
Madrid, New Mexico, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe space was super cozy and gets warm very fastcozy wood burning stoves and big windows to see the breathtaking view of the mountains that surround youit was nice and cozy inside and you could see the entire night sky
Host:shelly was also an outstanding hostshelly is very welcoming and friendly and the yurt was absolutely beautifulshelly is perfect host tooher co host sam was also very sweet and drove us down to the yurt the first nightshelly was a great host - very attentive helpful and welcomingRead more reviewsvery rare find and fantastic locationgreat location exactly as describedsuper cute great place to stargazegreat space in a great location perfect for what i neededan amazing location on top of a mountain in a shanti community
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!
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