Situated in the southern part of the United States of America, Virginia is a stunning region with majestic and diverse landscapes. It’s also one of the best glamping destinations in the country. Virginia boasts enchanting bodies of water as well as marvelous mountainous areas, lush forests, and an abundance of natural parks, so outdoor lovers and travelers find plenty of things to do here. Also, it is home to captivating cities that are rich in culture and have remarkable historic sites. Virginia Beach is one of the most popular cities in the region, known for its breathtaking coastline and upscale attractions. Meanwhile, Richmond is a highly urbanized city with state-of-the-art recreational areas. If you’re on this side of the US for a nature adventure, you’ll find accommodations that range from luxury resorts to rustic vacation rentals. For a new experience, check out these top 17 spots for glamping in Virginia, the USA.
Imagine waking up to marvelous views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the pleasant embrace of the cool countryside breeze. These are life’s simple joys that you can indulge in when you take refuge in this lovely tipi in a tranquil family farm. It has a cloud-like bed and a seating area. Outdoor, there is a table setting where you can enjoy your daily meals. A rustic bathhouse sits a few steps away from the accommodation. This glamping spot is ideal for guests who are into outdoor activities as it is close to the most excellent hiking and swimming destinations in Fairfield.
Tipi with a great view of the Blue Ridge MountainsFairfield, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe view the bed the ambience all the wonderful touchesunder the tree you find a very nice picnic table and grill areathe vibe is chill the land is beautiful the bed is comfortable and the vista is breathtakingthe bed was comfortable with fresh linens and a view that is pricelessseriously i slept like a baby the views are stunning taking a shower while watching the sunriseit was very clean and had everything we neededthe tipi was so clean and beautifulthe outhouse was clean and warm and lovely to shower inthe tipi is very comfortable clean and cutethe accommodations were cozy clean and beautifully decorated
Host:the hosts are wonderfulsuper great response from our hosts when we needed a little helpawesome stay hosts were both genuinely nicethe hosts were unbelievably inviting and accommodatingour hosts had great recommendations (the palms is awesome) will definitely schedule another visitRead more reviewsthis place was near perfectbeautiful location and very peacefulpictures do not do this location justicethe location allows for a very peaceful experiencethis place is so worth it
If the lovely little community of Pilot in Virginia is your target adventure destination, this lovely glamping site might pique your interest. Ideal for a medium-sized group of guests, this three-story yurt rental in Virginia can comfortably accommodate up to eight people. It has three bedrooms and a private bathroom. Also, this modern yurt is well-decorated and boasts a luxurious, rustic interior design. It is equipped with a heater and an air conditioning unit for guests’ comfort. Not only that, but it has a fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, cozy living spaces, outdoor seating areas, and more. The picturesque nature views from this location will blow you away.
Three-story Blue Ridge Yurt getawaySuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe beds were super comfortablethe furnishings and beds were very comfortable and the heat worked well when the weather got chillythe cold water was delicious to drink and the hot water made for good showersbeds were very comfortablethe kitchen is fully functional and we easily cooked for ourselvesclean furnished fun quirkyit was very clean and very eclectic just like we expectederika's place was wonderful and cleanamazing place absolutely beautiful surroundings and the accommodation was clean spacious and unique
Host:the yurt has the most surprising little touches that make the whole experience a one of a kinderika was very helpful and friendly prior to our stayerika was a fantastic host and very easy to contacterika was a wonderful host and communicated in detail before and during our stayshe's helpful and please stay more than one dayRead more reviewssuch a fun atmosphere and locationcool place great vibe to get away with modern conveniencesthe pictures don't even come close to doing it justicethe eclectic decor and thoughtful touches only added to the magic of this placeamazing experience and location we really enjoyed our stay at erika's yurt
Nestled in a gorgeous and serene farm in Gordonsville, this lovely glamping site is just like a home in the middle of nature. The pleasant ambiance and the scenic views will make guests very relaxed during their much-deserved holiday. You and your partner can cuddle inside this chic, sophisticated, and spacious yurt with a queen-size bed, a seating area, and a wonderful table setting. Additionally, the bath is a few steps away from this modern glamping spot. Guests can enjoy their meals in the outdoor dining area while marveling at beautiful nature views. To top it all off, it is close to some great wineries in town.
Wolftrap Farm Glamping Tent #1Gordonsville, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe tent has a comfortable bed table and chairshappy to have a space heater to keep it cozycute tent super comfy bed and the views are superbthe tent was comfortable and nicely decoratedclean and fast communicationthe pavilion was nice to have- bathrooms were clean and nice to have so closetents are clean and comfortable and you get to explore the farm
Host:the hosts were friendly helpful and offer great amenitiesRead more reviewsyou are very close to a special events pavilion where you can shower and hang outvery nice place to spend a weekendgreat and fun place - we'll definitely be back
Traveling to Floyd in a small group and want to experience luxury yurt camping in Virginia? If so, you might want to check out this enchanting glamping spot near Blue Ridge Parkway. This modern yurt is not your regular, old-school yurt. It is modern and shouts luxury from every angle. Tastefully furnished, it is equipped with all the amenities that guests will need during their stay. It has two beds, a huge living space with cozy seats, and a fireplace. A fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, and a bathroom with a bathtub are available. Plus, it has an enormous sun deck where guests can chill and watch the sunrise or spend lazy afternoons lounging.
Enchanting Floyd Yurt near Blue Ridge ParkwayFloyd, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsit was very cozy and the view makes for beautiful sunsetssuch a joy to stay here the space is very comfortable (cushy beds couches and chairs) and cleanthere is spotty phone reception but wifi is available so this was not a problemthe yurt is nicely appointed and the furniture is comfortablevery clean quiet and peacefulit was clean cozy and perfectly appointedthe bathroom was stocked with big fluffy towels and was very cleanthe place is very clean and convenientthe minimalist design of the interior is beautiful spacious clean and peaceful
Host:ezekiel was an awesome host and we loved the yurtezekiel was a great host and was very responsivethe owners are super responsive and welcomingezekiel was a super acommodating kind responsive hostezekiel is an incredibly kind host - very thoughtful and communicative throughout our stayRead more reviewsbeautiful location well thought out and unique accommodation and near floyd for a little shoppingthe location is equally easy to get to and makes for convenient trips to townit’s close to a lot of great hiking and was just a few minute drive to floydvery close to town & awesome trailheads for hikinggreat stay at the yurt very convenient location - only 5 minutes to downtown floyd
Nestled in Rock Tavern River Kamp in the captivating town of Luray, Virginia, this exceptional glamping site promises a wonderful, modern-day glamping experience that you will never forget. The accommodation is in the corner of an enchanting farm with direct access to breathtaking nature views as well as superb hiking, swimming, and fishing spots. On a different note, this haven can fit five guests. It is artistically furnished, with bohemian decors and stunning hardwood flooring. Also, it has a queen-size bed, a double bed, an indoor seating area, a kitchen, and a dining area. The well-maintained bathhouse sits a few steps from this lovely yurt.
Dancin' Wolf Yurt @ #1 Rock Tavern River KampLuray, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe kitchen amenities were awesome and much more than i was expectingthe heating blankets on the bed were a lovely surprisethe yurt is comfortable and spacious and had all the amenities we neededit was very clean and well stockedamazing very clean airbnb with thoughtful touchesdancing wolf yurt was clean conveniently locatedit was clean and spacious and the bed was comfortablethe campground itself was very clean with nice groups of quite not too rowdy campers
Host:super friendly and great hostthe host annette was great and very helpfulwe had excellent first time staying in the yurt the scenery is beautiful and annette is a great hostannette is just fantastic she is very welcoming and accommodatingshe was very accommodating i recommend staying here and my boyfriend and i are definitely going backRead more reviewsthe location was perfectpeaceful location with great river access wonderful trails close byit was a great location just a 10 minute drive to the cavernsclose to some great activities for kidscozy and well furnished great location
This fantastic glamping site is every millennial’s dream holiday destination. Situated in a vast paradise with gorgeous natural wonders, including the enchanting Shenandoah Lake and some forested hiking areas, this place provides not only a connection with nature but also the solitude that tourists from big cities long for. The glamping site offers several pastel-colored yurts for rent in Virginia, all with delightful amenities. Each one has a bedroom, a seating area, a kitchen, and a dining table. Additionally, there are lots of outdoor seatings and a nice sun deck that guests can enjoy.
Painted Horse Yurt @ #1 Rock Tavern River KampLuray, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsit was a freezing weekend but we stayed comfortable with the heater on in the yurtbe prepared for a more “rustic” experience as the bathroom facilities leave a little to be desiredthe bathrooms were clean and as expectedthe yurk was great it was very clean and well put togetherthe bathhouse came stocked with paper towels and toilet paper and was super clean and easy to accessyurt and surrounding area were clean and communication with annette was easythe yogurt was very clean and had plenty of room for me and my girlfriend and 2 friend
Host:annette was very responsive to our questions and needsannette was a wonderful host and the yurt was perfect for our familyexcellent host and easy check-in and outannette was very helpful and attentiveannette was an amazing host the place was beautifulRead more reviewsthe location is beautifulexcellent location and amazing experiencegreat location right on the riverlocation was great right on the river and quietstunning location and not far from national park or caverns
One of the best glamping rentals you can find in Virginia is this spacious yurt. Located in the town of Floyd, the interior of this yurt gives off a charming vibe, adding to the comfort of your stay. The accommodation can house up to six people in its two bedrooms. The yurt itself has both heating and airconditioning. Additionally, it has one bathroom, a well-equipped kitchen, cable TV and all the essentials you’ll need during your stay.
Floyd Yurt Lodging - an experienceSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe outside table and chairs were nicei must add that the beds and furniture were extremely comfortableit is spacious and comfortable with all the amenities one could needthe loft was really cool but the mattress in the downstairs room was way betteri was irrationally worried it would be cold but the heater worked wonderfullybeautiful place and very cleanclean fun very comfortable bedsit was very clean and the beds were comfortableclean comfortable and just as describedkathy's place is clean and spacious
Host:the host is very nice and helpfulvery friendly and quaintRead more reviewsgreat location and proximity to towngood location and value near floydand the location is wonderful quick drive to downtownthe location was great close to floyd and everything you neededperfect location plenty of room
For a family-friendly glamping experience, book this beautiful yurt by Shenandoah River. Its serene waterfront location offers a tranquil environment to enjoy a holiday. Enjoy fishing from the riverfront deck or go swimming, kayaking or canoeing in the river. Guests also have access to picnic tables and other amenities of this glamping site. The yurt can sleep up to four guests and is well-appointed with heating, air-conditioning, a microwave oven, a fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, some cooking utensils, and more.
Glamping at it's Finest! -WATERFRONT on the Shenandoah River! Open Year Round!
Top guest reviewscould have had a nice hotel room with all the amenitiesclean bathrooms and beautiful camping areawell kept grounds clean facilities small intimate campground quietbathrooms and showers were very clean easy to buy firewood on sitegreat place right on the river - clean friendly highly recommend
Host:excellent costumer service from the ownerthe owner annette was very responsive and made sure we had everything we neededRead more reviewsvery close to some amazing hiking trailsyes scenic yes close to lots of good hiking - just too expensiveall of the provided amenities were fantastic close to stores for easy shopping if requiredthe bathrooms are very close and also clean
For a relaxed and comfortable stay, book this fully furnished glamping cabin near West Virginia mountains. Perfect for a couple, this cabin has a lovely front porch to take in the tranquil views. Inside, this one-room cabin has an electric fireplace, a comfy bed, a snug dining nook, a kitchenette, a sitting area, a storage closet, a full bathroom and plenty of space to move around. You can also use the picnic table and barbecue facilities located on the property grounds. Plenty of hiking trails are located at a short distance from this glamping cabin.
Charming Glamping Experience! Explore the WV Mountains!
Top guest reviewsthe lack of wifi and cell service is definitely a bonus- we enjoy the forced unplugginghowever the cabins are definitely cozy enough to to stay and relax ini suggest getting wifi to help the guest get directions for places before leavingall was very clean and easy accessthanks for a very clean no musty odor place to stayit was clean adorable and affordableit is such a clean cozy comfortable little cabinwe loved the stay the cabin was clean and organized
Host:glad that owner kent dropped in to check on thingsthe owners have been excellent to work with and check-in has been a breezeRead more reviewsnice remote area close to many monongahela destination pointsit is very easy to find and there are a lot of attractions close bythis cabin was a great little place to get away from the city and relaxcozy cabin provides a great place to rest after a long day exploring the west virginia mountains
Experience a modern-day camping adventure in this upscale, bohemian-inspired glamping spot in Lynchburg. The accommodation is equipped with a comfortable bed complete with a fur blanket. It is tastefully curated to make guests feel like they are nomads going on an adventure of a lifetime. Guests of this glamping spot have access to outdoor amenities such as a nice hammock, a dining area, cooking equipment, grill, and a superb bathhouse. To top it all off, all types of wanderers are welcome to experience this modern camping adventure, whether you’re a solo wanderer, a couple on a romantic getaway, or a small family.
Upscale Camping in Authentic Tipi - Spirit Lodge
Top guest reviewseven with the warm days the tipi was cool at night and a fan was providedthe temperature was pleasant and the fan provided was finewe were pleasantly surprised by how much room was inside the tipi and the amenitiesthe shower water is not heated so that was an adventureno running water (of course) but gravity fed water buckets for sinks and showers work greatclean towels and dishes to cook in providedbathroom and shower were very cleaneverything was lovely clean and exceptionalthe tipi is extremely clean and well taken care of
Host:host response time is excellentshe was a responsive host accommodated us last minutesuper friendly staff and familyour host kindly and quickly responded to any inquiries we madethe staff: everyone is extremely friendly easy and quick to communicate with and super responsive if you need anythingRead more reviewsgreat location only about 20 mins from downtown lynchburgit's a very cute placeclose to a traffic area so you can hear some traffic but not to badthe place is a cute getaway with a friend or significant othersuper easy to grab a bite close by if you don’t feel like cooking
Experience the farm life at Mellowspring Family Farms in Floyd Virginia by booking a lovely yurt accommodation. Their yurts are modern architectural masterpieces painted in pastel tones for a visually pleasing look. Each one houses all the comforts of a regular home, from a cozy bed, a living space, a kitchen, and a dining area. Guests have access to a clean and fabulous bathroom. Aside from the majestic nature views, you are free to explore the farm, hike, or interact with the owners.
Yurt Life @ Mellowspring Family FarmsSuperhost
Top guest reviewsamanda left us some fruits and coffee which we enjoyed on our breakfastthe yurts themselves are super well-equipped with a fully-functioning kitchen and bathroomthe yurts are tastefully designed they are also equipped with modern electricity and equipments for a comfortable staywe were comfortable and had everything we neededwe found the space to be extremely comfortable for our short visit to the floyd areathe yurts were clean and well appointedthe yurts are super clean and very comfortablethe yurts were clean comfortable and so privateit’s beautiful clean and really comfortablethe yurts were super clean and private
Host:amanda and enone were wonderful hostsamanda was a great hostthe hosts are a super couplethe hosts are really kind and welcomingamanda and her family are wonderful and kindRead more reviewslovely stay close to floydincredibly beautiful location loved being in the forest surrounded by trees and fernsthe yurts are in a perfect location for exploring floyd and the surrounding areathe space is a great location to the parkway and for getting into the town of floydif we needed a place to stay in floyd again we'd definitely be willing to come back
Located in the Shenandoah Mountain, this private campsite is perfect for people who are looking for a secluded retreat with mother nature and a true glamping experience. You will get complete privacy along with an amazing view and a deep appreciation for everything natural after you hike to Shenandoah River. You can go rafting, fishing and canoeing in the beautiful and refreshing river or stay near the campfire and soak in all the wildlife. There is also the Shenandoah National Park, Skyline Drive, and Thornton Gap Entrance. They offer the essentials and free parking and a guaranteed view of the clearing from the mountaintop.
Shenandoah Mountain Campsite
Top guest reviews
Host:brett was a great hostbrett was very helpful in providing instructions to the site and good places to go exploring nearbybrett was also super responsive and communicative - especially since i was booking so last minuteRead more reviewsclose to shenandoah and town beautiful sunrise in the morning
Located in Blue Ridge is this luxe yurt that can accommodate up to four guests. The yurt sits on the top of a hill. The location is quiet, and it’s perfect for those who seek relaxation. However, the yurt is somewhere that’s not remote, as it’s near many places of interest, such as wineries and hiking trails. The yurt itself comes equip with a well-furnished bathroom, a fully-furnished kitchen, WiFi connection, and an indoor fireplace. It even has a hot tub that you can dip in to relax while being surrounded with wonderful nature.
Luxe Yurt w/Hot Tub in the Heart of the Blue RidgeAfton, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe bed is so comfortable kitchen incredibly well equipped and all the amenities are true luxurythe wifi was even great so it was easy to work when neededplenty of room a beautiful view and a hot tub to relax in the eveningif you’re a beer fan check out blue mountain brewery down the roadthe yurt was an amazing experience: beautiful views comfortable accommodations stylish decorit is clean and has everythingamazing experience and wonderfully cleanit was perfectly clean as well (though a few stink bugs here and there but that’s unavoidable)no wonder this place has such great reviews super clean and sweet touchesthe local businesses were great with social distancing cleaning and masks
Host:chantal was a wonderful host and provided great recommendationschantal is a wonderful hosteasily the best host i’ve ever hadchantal was a very welcoming and responsive to all of our questions and made us feel at homewe had a great time chantal was a wonderful host and provided great recommendationsRead more reviewssuper close to all of the fun spots on nelson 151a great place o get away and totally unwindto the great location we felt like we were at our own personal resortthis yurt is absolutely perfect the location is amazing and in the middle of the mountainssuch a beautiful location with great views
Experience luxury camping in Virginia while being surrounded by nature. The yurt in this property both has air-conditioning and heating, making your stay here all the more comfortable. This rental can accommodate up to six people, making it a great place to book whether you’re with your significant other or with friends and family. What’s more is that the place has a seasonal salt water pool and a hot tub where you can spend time to relax.
YURT*MTNRetreat*HotTub*15%offWkly*FARM*Goats*WifiStanardsville, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsit was comfortable warm and had all the necessary amenitiesit was very cozy and comfortable and had all the amenities of homethe pool and hot tub were great amenitiesit’s an interesting and cozy space with all of the basic amenities you need for a comfortable getawaywonderfully unique space with surprisingly comfortable amenities considering its locationcrisp and clean poolthe place was super clean cozy and just specialyurt is roomy clean and comfortablewe arrived to a clean well-equipped yurt that was beautifully decorated and very comfortablea very kind couple with a super awesome place the yurt was clean and cozy
Host:the yurt is amazing and whitt and martha are wonderful hostswhit and martha are wonderful hosts and shared so much about the sustainable farmmartha and whitt were excellent hoststhe yurt was amazing and a one of a kind experiencewhitt and martha are wonderful hosts who are kind savvy and creative in their hospitalityRead more reviewsawesome location & beautiful yurtthe location on the mountain is breathtakingwonderful quiet location atop a hillclose to fantastic hikes and the farm is really interesting to tourgreat location and one of a kind accommodations
Surprise your loved ones with a wonderful holiday adventure in Lynchburg and book this fantastic lodge accommodation in this creative glamping site. There are two tipis that you can book at the same time or you can also opt for a single unit depending on your group size. Each tipi has a comfortable bed, a seating area, a picnic table, a private hammock, and more. They share a clean bathroom. Aside from just lounging in your tipi, you can arrange something with the management, either a spa massage or a horseback riding activity. To top it all off, the camp has a majestic lake where you can swim to your heart’s content.
Spirit Lodge & Eagles Landing 2 tipis (7) guestsLynchburg, Virginia, United States
Top guest reviewsthe tipis are very cool and nice bring a fan if you come in warmer monthsRead more reviews
Host:the hosts are amazing and respond very quicklythey were very helpful just everything was amazingangela was a very responsive host during our stay
Go glamping in a 36 feet (11 meters) motorhome near Smith Mountain Lake to have a fun vacation. To ensure a stress-free holiday, the host even offers to pick up and deliver groceries to the camper. The clean and spacious RV has a luxury seating area, a well-equipped kitchen, a cozy dining area, a full bathroom, and a bedroom with a queen-size bed and ample storage. You will also have access to a deck with seating, a fire pit and a barbecue grill that you can set up under the awning of this RV. Boating, birdwatching and other activities of the lake are easily accessible from this motorhome.
Glamping retreat at Smith Mountain Lake.
Top guest reviews
Host:the rv is great as are the hostsrobert and barb are extremely friendly and invited company if we wanted but also gave us privacythey are such thoughtful hosts we really loved our stay and will definitely be backRead more reviewslake state park which is only 20 mins away wonderful property owners very quitewe even got a complimentary bottle of wine when we walked inside
If you are planning a much-deserved retreat in the stunning paradise of West Augusta, this hut surrounded by nature might pique your interest. It is a one-story haven that showcases a rustic interior design and was built with dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows that let guests see the picturesque views from inside. Not only that, but it is equipped with upscale amenities, including a chic bedroom, a superb bathroom with shower facilities, a deck with cozy seating, an exceptional kitchen, outdoor barbecue equipment, and a lot more.
Mountain Octagon: nature-views-art!West Augusta, Virginia, United States
Top guest reviewsvery unique and cozy space with great views of naturejill’s place was very well equipped and comfortable with fabulous views and outdoor spacesthe house has amazing views and plenty of room for multiple people to enjoywifi in the home worked greathidden secret on turkey top the view is amazing the house was clean and the wi-fi worked wellhome was clean and well maintained(especially with all the snow ) spotlessly cleangreat house very very clean insidejill's place was beautiful clean and so specialthe space was clean and was equipped with everything we needed for our stay
Host:jill was a great hostjill was very helpful with quick responses and plenty of information prior to arrivaljill was a great host - very easy to communicate withjill was a great host we had an amazing time at the cabinvery grateful to the amazing hosts and will definitely be backRead more reviewsperfect location for a private getawaygreat views great proximity to nearby hiking trails and close to wonderful dining options in/near stauntonlocal hikes close by are beautiful and not crowded at allgreat place to get away and enjoy a relaxing weekendit was the perfect place for our family to get away to for the week
Glamping in Virginia
Virginia is a beautiful US State that not only offers highly urbanized cities with upscale attractions but is also home to forested areas and farmlands that are a paradise for adventure seekers and nature lovers. A good or more affordable alternative to luxury camping resorts in the state are Airbnb rentals. If you are planning a much-deserved vacation on this side of the United States, whether you’re a solo wanderer, a couple on a romantic getaway, or a family chasing the adventure of a lifetime, you might find this list of excellent glamping spots in Virginia helpful in planning your itinerary.
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