6 Best Glamping Spots Near Ichetucknee Springs, USA


Ichetucknee Springs State Park is located in Florida and is renowned for the pristine waters of the Ichetucknee River. The river, fed by eight major springs, including the stunningly beautiful Headspring, is a major crowd-puller. In fact, a lot of visitors throng the park to enjoy warm weather tubing in this natural lazy river of Florida. Adventurers trek along the 0.5-mile long (0.8-kilometer) Blue Hole Trail that leads them to Blue Hole Spring, the only first-magnitude spring in the park. The park also boasts a rich biodiversity and is a part of the Great Florida Birding Trail. All these offerings, plus the lush canopies of coniferous and deciduous trees, make Ichetucknee Springs State Park a good fit for glamping. To learn more, keep on reading to find the best glamping spots near Ichetucknee Springs, USA.

1. The Cat's Meow (from USD 61)

Felinophiles will be delighted to spend time in this cozy yurt located on a 9-ac (3.64-ha) cat sanctuary and private retreat. A king-size air bed and a queen-size couch are provided in an air-conditioned space to ensure a good night’s sleep. Guests can use the campsite bathroom with a hot shower or head to the one in the main lodge during their stay. Fun activities at Ichetucknee Springs State Park are within easy reach and the campsite itself provides plenty to explore.

Do note that children below the age of 12 years are not allowed. Additionally, this property might not be suitable for those who are allergic to cats as the chances of a cat trying to get in the tent can’t be ruled out.

😻 Must Love Cats! 😻 Purrt #1 Spacious Tent - w/ AC
Fort White, Florida, United States
52 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in tent 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space was comfy cozy peaceful and private
when first entering the yurts they are extremely clean
hosts were friendly helpful and made me feel at home
the most welcoming hosts on airbnb thanks
the hosts are amazing and extremely accommodating really enjoyed seeing all the stars
the are incredibly kind friendly and attentive
the hosts were incredible- extremely accommodating and it was so fun to stay in a cat sanctuary
we loved staying in purradise it is very close to all the springs
the place is super close to everything
amazing place lots of cats to visit with plus it’s close to many springs
i can't imagine a better place for a cat lover to stay
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2. Mystical Oaks (from USD 60)

Guests looking for some solitude will be delighted to find this cozy bell tent in the middle of nowhere on a farm. With lots of open spaces and greenery around, this is your best bet for reconnecting with nature. A king-size pillowtop mattress takes the place of a bed inside the tent and is accompanied by a coffee table. The space can be heated when it gets cold and a portable fan is available for those hot summer days.

Guests have access to a toilet only steps away from their tent and an open bathroom ideal for enjoying a refreshing shower under the sky.

Cozy and Secluded
Wellborn, Florida, United States
11 reviews  Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

3. A-frame cabin on a working farm (from USD 90)

Assimilate with nature in this spectacular A-frame cabin in the middle of a working farm. It comes with a massive skylight that lets in natural light during the day and acts as a window to the world outside at night. It has been moderately furnished with just two cots to keep the rustic vibes intact. An additional tent can be set up in the vicinity of the cabin to accommodate extra guests.

Tour around the 28-ac (11.33-ha) farm and interact with the farm animals. Fun outdoor activities such as horseback riding and fishing are also available.

Pileated Place
Alachua, Florida, United States
136 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Campsite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
very cool place to stay the night their dogs were super friendly and the place was very clean
all amenities listed in the description are clean and well maintained
i highly recommend the cabin for those who love adventure seclusion and clean air
allie was an outstanding host
allie our host was just great
allie is a super super host
the farm dogs were so friendly and we loved the occasional company
allie was welcoming and kind
great place if you are looking to go to the nearby springs with the family
wow this place really blew me away
perfect place to be off the grid
a great place if you’re looking to relax unwind & reset we will definitely come back
very nice place close to the nature although you need to be prepare for a pretty raw conditions
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4. Feature-rich canvas tent (from USD 147)

This canvas tent might be located in the lap of nature, but it provides every single amenity you can ever ask for a comfortable vacation. The tent itself is spacious and comes with a queen-size bed and a futon. Features such as a portable potty, indoor sink, and hot and cold running water supply are added benefits. You will also have access to a long list of modern-day appliances that include an air-conditioner, microwave, and refrigerator.

The 7-ac (2.8-ha) camping ground is an ornithologist’s paradise, featuring a variety of birds. Guests can also visit Hart Springs Park, located 5.5 mi (8.85 km) away, to enjoy activities such as canoeing, swimming, and fishing.

Cozy Glamping tent near beautiful springs
Bell, Florida, United States
34 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tent 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bathroom and ac work great
modern ac is strong bed comfortable
the outdoor shower is amazing and with hot water we’ve enjoyed the sound of nature
the space is very clean with nice touches
the place is beautiful peaceful spotless and with attention to details
we had a wonderful stay so clean and the decorations were lovely
the hosts were extremely helpful and they make you feel like home
the hosts were very repsonisive as well
the host gustavo was a pleasure to be around
host gustavo is awesome will be back glamorous tent is great for no hustle camping
the hosts are quick to respond and the springs in the area are beautiful and refreshing
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5. Cheerful glamping spot on a rescue farm (from USD 62)

The grass is green on both sides of the fence on this property on a rescue farm overlooking verdant pastures. In addition to cozy accommodation in a vibrant tent, a practically endless list of wholesome activities await guests in this rural farmland. It will be difficult to keep track of time when you indulge in yard games such as croquette or take in splendid views while soaking in the hot tub amidst a zen garden. You may even try your hand at baking pizza in a brick oven!

Don’t forget to befriend the farm animals for a wholesome experience!

Sunrise Glamping under the Oaks on a rescue Farm
Live Oak, Florida, United States
71 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in tent 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i loved the breeze and the warm bed on a cool night
the beds were very comfortable and the tents were very spacious
the bed was amazingly comfortable such a luxury
the space was tidy and comfortable
my tent was clean and the bed was very comfy
the bathroom was also very clean and worked well
everything is really clean despite being in the woods
the host were very kind and beautiful people
very friendly and helpful hosts
trudy is a great host and her pizza was delicious
wonderful hospitality both trudy and gregg were so very kind they made us feel so welcomed
trudy and gregg were kind hosts and the glamp-site was lovely
what a interesting place to stay
cute little place to stay
great deal for the money and location as well
if you love camping and/or the outdoors this is definitely the place for you
this was a great place to stay for a quick get away
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6. Riverside screenroom with floating dock (from USD 55)

Located in the hinterlands of Old Town by Suwannee River, this quaint screen room screens guests from the harsh elements of nature while letting them relish lush views. Despite being heavily inspired by a birdhouse, it is surprisingly roomy and comes with two comfortable beds in addition to an air mattress and a hammock. There is no electricity but solar-powered lights keep the interiors illuminated at night. No blankets are provided, so do remember to bring your own.

The campsite comes with a floating dock that doubles up as an excellent fishing spot.

Nature's Getaway: a campsite on the Suwannee River
Old Town, Florida, United States
23 reviews  Wifi Available
Campsite 2 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
larry was very responsive and showed us the river
this place is incredible larry was so helpful and i can't wait to be back amazing
such a great location to explore the river
this really is a great place if you like fishing or hunting and getting away from all modern comforts
your place is definitely a gem
larry’s place is peaceful private and remote
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Gear up for an adventure in Ichetucknee Springs

There is no doubt that Ichetucknee Springs is a must-visit destination with its array of outdoor activities on offer. Moreover, there are plenty of sites nearby that offer a wholesome glamping experience. So, next time you plan to go tubing in the Ichetucknee River, consider staying in any of the above accommodations amidst nature for a unique vacation.

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