6 Best Yurts Near Austin, Texas - Updated 2023


Austin attracts outdoor enthusiasts of diverse ages. Aside from being an education and business hub, this bustling city boasts serene water bodies, sprawling green spaces, and peaceful campgrounds. For that reason, you’ll always be in for a treat when you engage in camping, hiking, cycling, and other outdoor leisure activities. For a scenic boat cruise while taking in the city’s skyline, head to Lady Bird Lake. At McKinney Falls State Park and Zilker Park, you are in excellent spots to become one with nature. Why don’t you take your adventure a notch higher by booking a yurt? You’ll find these accommodations of different sizes, pricing, and make in and around the city. Read on to know more about the best yurts near Austin, Texas.

1. The Driftwoods Yurt

For a fashionable camping experience, make The Driftwoods Yurt a priority. Found in a rural setting in Driftwood and on 5 acres (2 hectares) of land, this rental allows you to immerse yourself in nature. Skip eating out and whip up tasty food using the barbecue grill or the kitchenette that features a fridge and a microwave.

Use the free Wi-Fi to stay connected. Besides that, four-legged companions are welcome for an extra fee. A maximum of 2 dogs under 25 pounds (11.3 kilograms) can stay on the premises.

Trendy Driftwood Getaway in a Yurt!
Driftwood, Texas, United States
28 reviews  Wifi Available
Yurt 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
the location was absolutely perfect
it was such a cute place and perfect for a girls trip
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2. Secluded yurt with Wi-Fi

Enjoy the peace and solitude of Dripping Springs from this secluded yurt. As it sits on a working farm, you fall asleep to the sounds of cows and donkeys and wake up to roosters crowing. This rental for two has eight screened windows that ensure sufficient natural light.

There’s also a dome window on the roof for stargazing at night. That aside, keep in touch with your loved ones using Wi-Fi, soak in the bathtub after venturing out, and spend quality time on the private deck watching the sunset.

Yurt In The Trees, Dripping Springs Jewel!
Dripping Springs, Texas, United States
363 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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
very clean with great touches
justin hospitality and communication was most impressive the yurt was quaint clean and really stylish
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 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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3. Casa De Yurt

Casa De Yurt lets you camp in style and comfort. Though ideal for a couple, it can also host a small family of four. This yurt has a private bathroom, a hot tub, and a sauna for relaxation. Wi-Fi and a smart TV are within your reach, so you won’t be bored during your downtime.

The rental also welcomes pets. If you love scenic boat cruises, head to Lake Austin or Lake Travis — two reservoirs that are five minutes away from the property.

Casa De Yurt With Hot Tub & Sauna
Austin, Texas, United States
64 reviews  Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent place to take the family and teach the kids about compost toilets and mother nature wonderful experience
blake and cody were fantastic hosts
the hosts always replied in a super fast and helpful manner
this is a special place right near austin/lakeway
super super cute place we absolutely enjoyed and loved it
best weekend getaway ever such a cute relaxing place to visit just to disconnect
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4. The Nest

Settle at The Nest and kick back in peace and luxury. This yurt for two is a great option for a romantic getaway. Soak in the 14-feet (4.3-meter) hot tub with your better half as you sip your favorite drink. The hot tub is large enough for 10 guests and comes with Bluetooth speakers.

In addition, you have access to a spacious bathroom with a bathtub that faces the forest. After a refreshing bath, sit on the private deck with Adirondack chairs and enjoy the sounds of nature in the open air. You can also use the fire pit to warm your body and the dome skylight for stargazing.

"The Nest"☀Luxury Yurt Cabin☀Private Deck+Bath☀
Bastrop, Texas, United States
66 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed and linens were very comfy jeanne and bubba communicated very well
the yurt is clean and super comfortable
yurt was great very comfortable clean and the best amenities
the hosts were upfront and also provided great local reviews
hosts were wonderful and provided yurt with nice touches and all you need for a comfortable getaway
it felt safe and socially distant and our hosts were welcoming helpful and respectful of our experience
our hosts jeanne and bubba were so helpful accommodating friendly and responsive
the yurt was sparkling clean and jeanne and bubba were wonderful hosts
we loved the walk in shower with skylight and the soaking tub in the nest
quiet comfortable loved all of it
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5. Luxury yurt for four

Tucked among oak trees and 20 acres (8 hectares) of land, this yurt provides a luxurious glamping experience. Whether you’re booking the yurt as a couple or a family, it’ll take great care of you. The surrounding area is an ideal place to engage in hiking, too.

This yurt for four comes with high-end furniture and cooking appliances, including a stove. Enjoy yourself outdoors by putting the hammock, charcoal grill, and picnic table to good use.

Luxury Yurt at The Cedars Ranch
2 reviews  Wifi Available
Yurt 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
we we’re unable to sleep there and host graciously refunded
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6. Healing Heart Yurt

As its name suggests, this yurt for two guests is a haven for healing in nature. If you’re after a small yet self-contained rental, Healing Heart Yurt will not disappoint. This property comes with a kitchenette for light cooking. You’ll also have a refrigerator to store food and keep your beverages chilled.

After venturing out, soothe yourself with a refreshing bath in the full bathroom. Wi-Fi is available for web browsing and keeping up with current events.

Mandala Hills - Healing Heart Yurt
4 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Go glamping near Austin

Who said you must reside in a hotel while visiting Austin? With diverse lodging facilities, including the yurts above, you’re spoilt for choice. Book any of the yurts and experience unique glamping near Austin.

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Allen Muriuki is a travel writer and an avid traveler. He writes to inspire, guide, educate, and entertain. During his free time, he enjoys reading, traveling the world or watching football.

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