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10 Best Glamping Spots In Texas, USA - Updated 2021

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A vast captivating region in the United States, Texas is considered the second largest state in the whole country, both in terms of geographical coverage and population. It nests on the southcentral side of the US, besides Louisiana and Arkansas. It is famous for being the live music capital of the world where music festivals are a big part of its culture. Additionally, foodies can attest that the best barbecue in the world is the authentic blockbuster Texas barbecue. Not only that, but this state is home to charming cities, including Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, and more. Moreso, it is also an ideal hideaway destination for nature-lovers and adventure-seekers as it has a fair share of natural wonders. If you are planning to go on an adventure escapade on this side of the country, here is a list of the best glamping spots in Texas, USA. Feel free to browse below.

1. Spacious tipi in Terlingua, Texas

If you are looking for a paradise to hold your camping activity in the lovely village of Terlingua in Texas, this fantastic glamping spot might pique your interest. It is in the middle of nature, and wherever you look, there is a masterpiece created by God. It is easy to find as it is close to the entrance of Big Bend National Park. Ideal for a small group of family or friends, this glamping site is one of three charming tipis in the area and it is spacious enough to fit up to four guests. It houses a queen-sized bed and a futon sleeping pad. Also, it is well-equipped with convenient appliances, such as coffee-making facilities, a refrigerator, and others. A cozy seating area is curated outside for your morning rituals or afternoon sunset views.

The Buzzard's Nest Tipi at the Buzzard's Roost
18 reviews
Tipi 2 Beds 3 Guests

2. Bohemian inspired yurt, Terlingua (from USD 149)

Another excellent glamping vacation rental in the lovely little village of Terlingua is this wonderful Casa Yurtopia. It is conveniently within a short distance from Terlingua Ranch Headquarters and Big Bend National Park, which makes it perfect for adventure-seekers who plan to explore this side of Texas. It nests right in the heart of the breathtaking Chihuahuan Desert, where nature views will blow you away. On a different note, this huge yurt is designed in Bohemian influences, and it can sleep up to six guests. Guests will share in its three comfortable beds. More so, this glamping site has a kitchen and an indoor shower, situated a few steps from the yurt. Plus, it has a lovely outdoor seating area.

Casa Yurtopia!
Terlingua, Texas, United States
91 reviews
Yurt 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
if you are a hot sleeper bring an extra fan
Cleanliness:
bedding kitchen etc was fresh and clean
the yurt and casita are clean and surprisingly spacious
the house and yurt were clean and had everything we needed to enjoy our stay
Host:
she is a great host
the hosts are very communicative and friendly
the owners have collected a captivating rock collection beautifully placed all around the property
host is very kind and preparation was excellent
the host was very kind and messaged us throughout the visit to check on our progress
Location:
we loved our time at yurtopia the location is incredible
beautiful remote location as described and pictured
super cute place that was perfect for our big group
great place and an outstanding location
a great place to get away from it all
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3. Luxurious yurt in Dripping Springs (from USD 228)

En-route to the enchanting city of Dripping Springs for a much-deserved holiday escapade with your loved ones? If so, you might be interested in this luxurious glamping experience. This lovely haven exudes sophistication and elegance that complements its cozy ambiance. It nests on an elevated level of a rustic structure with a separate bathroom with a nice bathtub and a marvelous patio with seating areas. The yurt has a single bed, a lounge area, a table setting, a kitchen, and a work desk. To top it all off, the views of lush nature outside will take your breath away.

✺ Yurt In The Trees, SOCIAL DISTANCING HAVEN :) ✺
Dripping Springs, Texas, United States
136 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
super cozy vibe lovely sunsets on the deck will be staying again
the bathtub is ginormous the space is set up really well and the kitchen/coffee area is darling
it had an adorable coffee bar and kitchen with all of the essential dishes we needed
talk about relaxing he even has a very nice bluetooth speaker and streaming channels on the tv
Cleanliness:
very clean with great touches
justin hospitality and communication was most impressive the yurt was quaint clean and really stylish
Host:
justin is a great host
justin was a great host easy to communicate with and quick responses
the yurt is so beautiful all things are well thought out & he is the absolute best host
phenomenal host with great rentals in a great location
Location:
location was great
fantastic place i highly recommend staying here if you plan on being in the dripping springs area
great first time experience in a yurt great accommodations and beautiful location
fantastic place to stay
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4. Wonderful little love nest in Wimberley (from USD 371)

Ideal for couples on a romantic getaway, this wonderfully modern yurt is the perfect love nest where you and your special someone will make lasting memories. Outside, it showcases a sophisticated, elegant and clean facade, surrounded by lush greeneries. Inside is a rustic architectural masterpiece with brightly colored furnishings for a relaxing vibe. It houses a queen-size bed and a comfy seating area. Outside, there’s a chic seating area and a few steps away, lies a marvelous bathroom and a mini plunge pool.

Private, Romantic Yurt - "Sasha Ger" by Yurtopia
Wimberley, Texas, United States
37 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the coffee was fantastic and the yurt was incredibly comfortable
brian and ann were very helpful and really did a lot to make us comfortable
my wife and i loved relaxing in the hot tub and the outdoor shower was an incredible experience
Cleanliness:
the patio loft is super clean private and everything is easily accessible
Host:
the owners clearly have poured their heart and soul into this with such love and care
ann is a great host and made all aspects of the trip feel easy
we will be back you couldn’t ask for nicer hosts - ann+brian are absolute gems
we found you to be so kind and generous from the first time we inquired about yurtopia
Location:
it’s amazing if you need a break a romantic getaway or a special occasion this is your place
this place is the best secluded comfortable and beautiful
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5. Modern glamping in San Antonio (from USD 59)

If San Antonio is your ideal adventure destination in Texas, then this fantastic glamping site might just be the right one for you. Surrounded by nature, this modern camping site offers lovely views and the cool embrace of the countryside breeze. Located in Dearhaven retreat, taking refuge under an old and huge Oak Tree for the perfect shade, this deluxe vacation haven has a queen-size bed, additional fold-out beds, a seating area, and some convenient home appliances. Plus, WiFi is accessible in this cozy nest. The bath-house is shared among other guests, and it is within a few steps from this yurt.

A Quality British Tent - Fresh Air Glamping Oasis
San Antonio, Texas, United States
108 reviews
Tent 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the fan was a plus too
the teepee was roomy and comfortable with all necessities & comforts available
air conditioning and fan worked seamlessly and are an absolute necessity in during the texan heat
even in the heat of august the air conditioner kept the tent cool enough
the mattress is wonderful and the extra blankets made for a comfortable sleep
Cleanliness:
the bathroom/toilets are very clean and clean towels are available
bathroom is sparkling clean tent is spacious
clean linen clean restroom and amazing host
the bath house is fantastic nice and clean and well appointed
the tent was beautiful and clean
Host:
the hosts were so kind and thoughtful
excellent host and excellent stay
the hosts were fabulous and helpful
christopher and covita were so kind and hospitable
couldn’t be more thankful with the host and how amazing they treated us
Location:
really neat location everything was super cleanly
the place is so cute
the location was an easy drive to downtown and in a beautiful area
catherine’s place was absolutely wonderful the location is peaceful but not too far from the city
perfect quiet spot with access to main roads/gas stations/stores
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6. Dreamy yurt in Austin (from USD 90)

Looking for an excellent glamping site in Austin? You might want to check this comfortable hideaway yurt in the middle of nature. It is an old-school yurt with minimalist decor and a cool and airy ambiance. It houses a comfy sleeping area and a seating area. For bathing, the comfort room is within a few steps from the yurt, and it showcases a wonderful bathtub. Plus, it is decorated with sparkling fairy lights for a mystical effect. For your camping necessities and essentials needs, the Mueller center is conveniently close to this location.

Austin Hideaway with Yurt and Bathhouse
Austin, Texas, United States
127 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we brought an extra fan as we expected heat
the tub is very relaxing and the bed and couch are cozy
it was cold night but with the heater provided we were very warm and didn't even notice
the water and wifi and electricity all worked great and the accommodation came with all necessities
more interior space than expected and bathroom setup is great
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean as well and the bed and pillows were super comfty
this was very clean and a very unique experience
bath house was very clean well built and well put together overall
the place was very stylish and clean
really unique little place clean bathroom
Host:
the response time of the owner was great day or night
aleisha is an amazing host you can expect great hospitality and a feeling of being at home
she was responsive when needed and the yurt itself had all the necessities and listings pictured
didn’t get to interact much but the hosts did a great job to make everything smooth
aleisha is a great host i would definitely come back
Location:
great location close to downtown austin and soco
great location & we loved the idea of what was created
very stylish and cute place to stay
a romantic and super cute getaway super quiet and easy to find
great location and will defiantly stay again next time i’m in austin
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7. Fabulous eco yurt in Wimberley (from USD 190)

Want to experience a modern-day glamping experience that is very much hassle-free? Check out this luxurious glamping site in Cedars Ranch in Wimberley. Nesting in a gorgeous ranch with lush vegetation and a multitude of Oak Trees accentuating the place, this place is the perfect retreat destination for tourists who want an escape from the city life. It boasts a massive yurt that is ideal for families, housing three beds, a living space, and a pleasant dining area. Also, guests have access to a kitchen and a fabulous bathroom with a bathtub. It even houses a library that bookworms will surely be thrilled about.

Luxury Eco Yurt at The Cedars Ranch
Wimberley, Texas, United States
87 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi worked great when you needed to reconnect to the outside world
truly luxury - from the coffee to the bed and cozy modern decor
the a/c definitely can get the yurt cold inside when it is hot outside
Cleanliness:
intimate clean beautiful fun space to fulfill your every need/want
yurt is exactly as described extremely clean very comfortable and homey to stay in
the yurt was spotless cozy and thoughtfully decorated
Host:
they are great hosts
marilyn & bill were outstanding hosts and the yurt was so relaxing and beautifully designed
anything you can possibly need is provided for you and the owners were very sweet and helpful
marilyn was so helpful ensuring we had everything we needed
marilyn is so lovely and warm and friendly
Location:
fantastic location and hosts with no issues experienced
it was a perfect place to spend a romantic weekend
all in all this place is the best
and check out the guided nature walk in san marcos if you have time as well
natural beauty peace and luxury all in one place the birds and trees were so lovely
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8. Tipi camp in Austin

Imagine waking up to gorgeous views throughout your vacation and stargazing on star-filled skies every night. These are exciting things that you’ll get to enjoy when you book a glamping rental in Community First Village in Austin, Texas. The site houses a total of 16 units, but this one, in particular, is a spacious glamping haven that showcases an American Indian inspiration. Ideal for families and groups of guests, this accommodation has built-in fans. Guests are to bring their extra mats and mattresses, but it has several beds inside. On top of it, guests have access to a lot of amenities in the village, including a dog park, a fantastic playground, a gorgeous garden, excellent walking trails, and more.

Tipi 2 - Camping at MLF Community First Village
Austin, Texas, United States
105 reviews
Tipi 7 Beds 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi good enough for occasional connection
the tipi was huge and had cots for 6-7 pads box fans/space heats and a floor lamp
fans in tipi made glamping fabulous even charged cellphone in tipi
it was very cold when i stayed and the space heater didn’t help much
there were fans in our tipi as well which was much appreciated given the heat
Cleanliness:
beautiful friendly clean and comfy
restrooms are a very clean have hot water
it is meticulously clean
bathrooms were clean and close
the bathrooms are clean and open 24 hours
Host:
host was very nice and responded to an inquiry at 11pm
barrett was very responsive to all of my questions
everyone in the community is welcoming and so friendly
the people working on he property are very friendly and accommodating
barrett was extremely kind and accommodating
Location:
good location close to city
walking in felt like an alternate universe lol
we loved getting to walk around and explore and supporting such an awesome cause
location was not hard to find restrooms were clean
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9. Green Acres boutique retreat in Elgin, Texas (from USD 178)

Dreamy and tastefully furnished are two words to describe this marvelous glamping rental. Perfect for Millenials who are all into Instagram and social media, everything about this little haven is Instagram-worthy. A modern yurt in the middle of enchanting greeneries, this is a wonderful escape from the toxic city life. The accommodation houses a comfortable queen-size bed, a laptop-friendly workspace, and chic decor. The bathroom is close to this haven, and it has a pleasant bathtub for guests’ added delight. The kitchen is a common space for all guests, and it is well-equipped with all the appliances and tools you need to whip up your hearty meals.

Yurt #1 @ Green Acres - w/ AC
Elgin, Texas, United States
84 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 5 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the ac and fan were wonderful and the mini fridge french press and hot water kettle were great
at almost $250 a night wifi should definitely come with the territory
the yurt can be heated up within minutes and the electric bed warmer is great
we loved the comfy bed open kitchen the sweet animals and the gorgeous star filled sky
the amenities are clean and there are plenty of supplies in the kitchen
Cleanliness:
restrooms and shower were clean and in great condition
i don’t think that the guests should have to clean up after other people like that
Host:
place was awesome as were the hosts
had a pleasant stay hosts made sure we had all we need
a fun one-of-a-kind experience that we will always treasure
Location:
green acres has very cute places to stay
super cute and cozy place to stay
this place is charming and provides a great location to disconnect and spend some time off the beaten path
green acres was great the place was beautiful we enjoyed it very much
this place is amazing if you're looking for a great glamping experience
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10. Charming glamping haven, Dripping Springs (from USD 119)

Another excellent glamping site in the captivating city of Dripping Springs that will surely excite modern-day campers is this one in Hill Country. It offers majestic views that will make you feel reconnected to nature and a charming yurt accommodation with a relaxing queen-size bed. The yurt has convenient appliances that will make your stay a memorable one, including an electric fan, coffee-making facilities, and a refrigerator. The bathhouse is conveniently close to the yurt, and towels are provided by the management. Also, guests can utilize a barbecue grill outside for their barbecue parties.

El Apache Tipi | OESTE (w/ portable AC)
Dripping Springs, Texas, United States
80 reviews
Private room in tipi 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was great a/c and fans in the tipis made sleeping in the comfy bed amazing
true relaxation with off the grid plus no tv no cell service
our tipi had a comfortable queen-sized bed a small chest with two stools and a coffee maker
good thing they have a tankless water heater so i wasn't depriving anybody else of a hot shower
we had a great time the community feel is fun kitchen amenities are wonderful
Cleanliness:
clean and relaxing with easy access
everything was super clean and well maintained
clean restroom and showers
it was very clean as was the bathrooms which were shared
the bathrooms are super clean with plenty of hot water
Host:
super awesome host with quick response time
paola was so incredibly helpful and accommodating
Location:
great location for star watching
such a great little getaway close to austin we will definitely be back
great facilities in a great location will definitely be staying here again
amazing place and super close to all the distilleries/wineries
great place for a get away
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A glamping adventure in Texas

Texas is not only home to captivating cities, but it is also a paradise of gorgeous natural wonders, including enchanting deserts and lush forests. With its stunning diverse landscapes, it is no wonder that it is a favorite hideaway destination for tourists who like outdoor and nature activities. If you are planning a quick escape to reconnect to nature, use this list as your guide to choosing the best glamping destination in Texas for you.

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