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Top 13 Spots For Glamping In Texas Hill Country

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With its scenic landscapes and beautiful natural attractions, the Texas Hill Country is a charming place to visit. Located west of Austin, this quaint place is one of the most famous road trip destinations in the entire state. It offers you an endless list of sites for outdoor adventure, fun, and activities, as it is lined with historical landmarks, abundant state parks, lakes, rivers, farms, wineries, and so much more. The rolling landscapes and gorgeous hills make this rustic town the perfect place to visit for lovers of nature. There is an abundance of things to do and experience here and places to explore and eat. And when it comes to places to stay, there are plenty of options - from the top Airbnb vacation rentals in and around the Hill Country to beautiful glamping (glamorous camping) sites. If you prefer to camp among the region’s pristine natural wonders, check out these top 13 spots for glamping in Texas Hill Country for a luxurious and comfortable stay.

1. Beautiful home with a magical spirit dome (from USD 159)

Enjoy a magical glamping experience when you stay in this majestic home, right on the edge of the forest. You won’t be staying in the house – it has a wonderful geodesic dome in the woods where you can spend a night or two in nature.

The dome is large and offers you stunning views of the forest. Sleep under the stars and wake up to the calming sounds of the birds, the sights of passing deer, and the golden rays of the sun. The main house is just a short walk from the dome and it has a kitchen, laundry, and bathroom facilities for your convenience.

Hill Country Glamping Spirit Dome Guadalupe River
Boerne, Texas, United States
37 reviews
Dome house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
best camping experience at night the dome was cool and had fans circulating the air
the dome was really nice and comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean quiet and relaxing
Host:
helene is a wonderful host
helene is a wonderful host
helene was such a great host
she is a wonderful host and i would enjoy coming back
helene and her husband were great hosts
Location:
very close to the river which is a ton of fun
we went to the cave without a name close by and that was also fun
an amazing and unique place to stay
helene's place is a peaceful retreat
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2. Luxurious hilltop tent with amazing views (from USD 161)

If you’re looking for a Texas Hill Country luxury glamping experience, then this listing will interest you. What beats waking up to breathtaking views of the stunning Texas Hill Country landscape from a hilltop in the heart of nature? Nothing! And you can enjoy this luxury when you stay in this glamorous camping tent. Counted among the best yurts in Texas, The Lotus Bella Glamping tent is perfect for a romantic couple. Relaxing and very cozy, this outdoor camping spot has a large queen-size bed with luxury sheets, air-conditioning, heating facilities, a mini-fridge, coffee pot, an outdoor shower, a traditional toilet, and an outdoor fire pit.

Glamping w/Hilltop views, hot tub, outdoor shower!
Pipe Creek, Texas, United States
63 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tent is comfortable the outdoor bathroom functional the hot tub delightful and the view amazing
it’s got a stunning view and the yurt is adorable the breakfast was delicious
the view is amazing the bed is comfy the shower is wonderful
i highly recommend purchasing the breakfast it was beautifully presented and delicious including awesome coffee from columbia
Host:
the hosts were both very gracious
highly highly recommend the hosts were gracious outgoing and wonderful
i highly recommend them as hosts
karen and mike are amazing hosts their property is perfectly setup for a relaxing weekend
Location:
a wonderful place to get away from the hustle and bustle
beautiful location my boyfriend and i loved everything about this place
this place is amazing and located in a beautiful part of the texas hill country
this place was the perfect glamping get away for july in texas
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3. Resort glamping with an indoor fireplace (from USD 450)

Sitting in the heart of the Texas Hill Country is this rustic yet luxurious camping tent, Ndotto. This magnificent resort-like spot is tucked away in a private part of the forest. Its unique location offers you great views of the surrounding landscape and a pleasant ambiance. Perfect for two guests, this glamping site gives you a tranquil place to enjoy amenities like AC, a heater, free Wi-Fi, an indoor electric fireplace, an espresso machine, a tea bar, and so much more. There is also a luxurious indoor soaking tub and an outdoor shower, too.

Ndotto, Resort Glamping @ FireSong Ranch
Spicewood, Texas, United States
60 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
everything was very comfortable from the bed to the couch the outdoor seating hot tub etc
the outdoor shower was amazing and loved all of the little amenities provided by dawn
comfy king bed well appointed living room kitchen area a nice indoor (faux) fireplace/heater
Cleanliness:
clean and just as pictured
property was clean an well appointed
the tent is very modern clean and cozy
every thing was fresh and clean
the place was extremely clean and dawn was very easy to communicate with
Host:
she is an excellent host and very accommodating
unbelievably gracious hosts and every amenity you can possibly thinking of
host is super responsive and so hospitable
she is just a perfect host who makes the guests feel important and very welcomed
from the moment we first spoke i could tell that dawn was an attentive and caring host
Location:
every detail at this amazing location was considered
great location and the perfect place to get lost for a few days to unwind
goodness this cozy tucked away gem of a place is worth every penny
so many beautiful things to say about dawn’s place
dawn the place was gorgeous
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4. Unique yurt in lush greenery (from USD 178)

Located at a gorgeous boutique retreat in the eastern part of this region, this amazing tent is one of the best places to stay. Offering a round-shaped glamping tent, this spot is a wonderful and serene place for a getaway. The lush surroundings of the retreat, combined with its exotic animal neighbors, create a delightful atmosphere.

The yurt itself is tastefully decorated and has a work station, a queen-size bed, an outdoor bathhouse, an outdoor kitchen, and access to all other amenities in the retreat.

Yurt #1 @ Green Acres - w/ AC
Elgin, Texas, United States
74 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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5. Hideaway tent with satellite TV (from USD 75)

Stay in the middle of nature and still enjoy luxurious amenities in this excellent hideaway. The tented camp offers more than just a place to sleep under the stars, they also provide many impressive amenities that you will have full access to. With an outdoor swimming pool, a beautiful garden, barbeque facilities, sun loungers, and so much more, it is an excellent glamping spot to spend some time. The ambiance all around the camp is soothing and relaxing.


Al's Hideaway Tepee's

Address: 299 Willow Springs Drive
Price: from 75 USD

Fishing Live sport events (broadcast) Non-smoking rooms Private check-in/check-out Vending machine (drinks) Games room Shallow end Air conditioning

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6. Private yurt with a romantic setting (from USD 261)

When you think of glamping, what comes to mind? This beautiful Texas Hill Country yurt for rent offers pure luxury with its elegant private outdoor setting, alfresco shower, outdoor kitchen with barbeque facilities, stunning natural views, and more. A great place to unwind, take time off, and, if you are with your partner, have a romantic time in nature.

Enjoy great views of the sunset and other amenities, including cable TV, free Wi-Fi, and air conditioning. Other extra facilities include a rooftop hammock, a comfy bed, a private bathroom, and an outdoor grill.

Private, Romantic Yurt - "Sasha Ger" by Yurtopia
Wimberley, Texas, United States
35 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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7. Eco-friendly yurt with a private full bath (from USD 190)

To enjoy eco-friendly camping in Texas Hill Country, go for this yurt rental. With a single bedroom, this exclusive yurt has three beds and can sleep up to four people comfortably. A purely organic yurt, the charming outdoor camping spot sits majestically amid oak and cedar trees, giving its occupants the most serene atmosphere to stay. Offering a full homelike experience, the tent boasts a kitchen area, dining area, and a living room area with a sofa bed. And, as an eco-yurt, everything in the tent and around you is organic, too.

Luxury Eco Yurt at The Cedars Ranch
Wimberley, Texas, United States
61 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. Spacious getaway tent with separate bathhouse (from USD 49)

Sitting on a 5-acre (2-hectare) estate called the Deerhaven Retreat is an awesome getaway tent for nature enthusiasts. This beautiful tent is much more than an ordinary tent, as it comes with a cozy queen air bed and other attractive decorations. The glamping spot boasts air-conditioning, coffee and tea making facilities, breakfast and snacks provided by the retreat, free Wi-Fi, and a modern restroom with a separate bathhouse. The retreat also offers exciting outdoor games to keep you having fun throughout your stay.

A Quality British Tent - Fresh Air Glamping Oasis
San Antonio, Texas, United States
95 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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9. Upscale glamping spot with a large deck (from USD 156)

Tucked in the middle of live oaks, this fantastic wooden frame tent is located on a picturesque ranch, west of Austin. It is something out of a fairytale, with a fire pit, porch swings, wood flooring, gorgeous interior décor, and a huge deck. The tent features air conditioning, a heater, screened windows, a coffee bar, sitting areas, a snug bed, full kitchen appliances, and it gives you magnificent views of the forest landscape.

✺ Yurt In The Trees, SOCIAL DISTANCING HAVEN :) ✺
Dripping Springs, Texas, United States
83 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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10. Exclusive tent with laundry facilities (from USD 70)

Enjoy a relaxing vacation in this tranquil site. The splendid tent is well arranged and perfect for holiday time-off at nature’s edge. Besides a BBQ spot, picnic table, an outdoor bathhouse, and laundry facilities, this tent also gives you easy access to a shared kitchen. It is an incredible spot for stargazers and its eco-friendly. The entire campground where the tent sits has free Wi-Fi access and it is a private place to unwind.

Comanche Glamping Tent near Pedernales Falls
Johnson City, Texas, United States
32 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this space is adorable the community kitchen also provides an array of useful tools and utensils
it might be a good idea to bring an extra heater for temperatures below 40°
there’s a good fan in the tent which really helped and the bed was comfortable
very comfortable lots of beautiful touches your own campfire and picnic area outside
Cleanliness:
affordable clean accommodating and beautiful
the place is very clean cozy so cute
the tent common bathrooms and kitchen were very clean and well kept
the tent was surprisingly spacious and was very cute the bathrooms were nice and clean as well
the campsites were also clean with plenty of seating available around the property
Host:
ken is a great host
the community kitchen was great ken's response was quick and super helpful
he is very responsive
it is a family friendly bar environment
Location:
a really cute place for couples or a family camp trip
the location is an ideal location for anyone who loves to sight see and be outdoors
the easy access to the park made it perfect
i loved the short distance walks to the community kitchen and bathrooms
we had a blast in this super cute place
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11. Bright and airy yurt with heated pool access (from USD 159)

This spacious, bright and airy yurt is a charming getaway in the woods ideal for two people. This yurt stay in Lucky Arrow Retreat features a queen-size bed topped with comfy linens and plush pillows. There is a common bathhouse just a few steps away from the yurt. Other highlights of this accommodation include access to a heated pool, barbecue facilities, and a covered beer garden. Those who plan on bringing their pets may do so at an extra fee.

Lucky Arrow Retreat: Yurts
1 review
campground 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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12. Modern travel trailer with stunning countryside views (from USD 169)

This modern travel trailer is perfect for small families or a group of four people who enjoy the outdoors. This trailer boasts a chic interior with comfortable facilities like a queen-size bed with a top grade memory foam mattress, a fully equipped kitchenette with a dining space, a full bathroom, and a cozy living area. Outdoor facilities include a spacious patio, a private hot tub, and gorgeous countryside views. Many animals roam the area and birdwatching opportunities abound here. You can also try wine tasting, just 4.1 mi (6.5 km) away, at Fredericksburg Winery.

Luxurious Converted Travel Trailer for a Hill Country Glamping Experience!
4 reviews
cottage 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this place looks exactly like the listing we had everything we needed for a comfortable stay including cooking supplies
Location:
the rental is in a quiet area but only 10-15 minutes from all the fredericksburg main attractions
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13. Stylish glamping site with five Airstream trailers

Experience luxury camping or glamping in the heart of Hill Country! Bask in the beauty of nature and gaze at the stars under the charming oak trees when you book this cabin. Ideal for families, a large group of friends or couples traveling together, the glamping site offers alfresco dining, fire pits for roasting s'mores with the kids, and a patio with outdoor seating. There are five Airstream trailers here, each with a different layout of beds, bathrooms, and more. Wine and beer enthusiasts can make their way to local wineries, breweries, and distilleries or you can explore a nearby olive orchard.

Glamping Fun! Epic 15-Acre Hill Country Retreat w/ Studio & 5 Airstreams
9 reviews
cabin 14 Guests 6 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Location:
super-close to austin and a few minutes from all the fun stuff in dripping
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Enjoy luxury in the beautiful Texas outdoors

With serene, small-town charm, the gorgeous Texas Hill Country is an amazing place to visit. This outdoor paradise is blessed with everything you need for a remarkable outdoor experience. Roam cascading hills to beautiful rivers, glimmering lakes to spacious state parks, lovely wineries to inviting farms, swimming spots and so much more, the options here are numerous. And if you choose to stay at one of our recommended best vacation spots in Texas Hill Country, you’re sure to experience pure luxury along with plenty of outdoor fun!

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Ibrahim Ayuba is a passionate traveler and a Python Programmer. He spends most of his times on things he loves, including exploring historic sites and nature reserves within his country (Nigeria),...Read more

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