Top 14 Yurts In British Columbia, Canada - Updated 2021

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The stunning beauty of British Columbia is the perfect setting for a back-to-nature vacation. Tall mountains, forests, and some of the most beautiful lakes in British Columbia await you! Going off the grid is a surefire way to rejuvenate and reconnect with yourself. But if you are one of those who find camping inconvenient, then glamping offers a solution! With glamping, you get the close-to-nature experience without missing out on essential modern comforts. A yurt offers a unique glamping dwelling option, where you switch off from the daily routine and enjoy the beauty of nature at close quarters. As interest in eco-tourism rises, yurts are becoming popular, and there are many that take advantage of British Columbia’s breathtaking outdoors. Read on to know more about the top 14 yurts in British Columbia, Canada, for your next nature holiday!

1. Luxurious yurt with awesome ocean views (from USD 76)

Enjoy yurt camping in BC that guarantees an experience that you’ll never forget! Carefully designed and constructed, this handcrafted yurt named Padma is built on a bluff surrounded by large fir and cedar trees. Inside you will find handmade furniture, a functional kitchen with solar sky lighting, and a skylight dome. You will enjoy a truly off-the-grid experience as the yurt has no electricity but comes equipped with kerosene lanterns and candles. Soak in the solitude of the beautiful surroundings, and from the comfortable wrap-around balcony, take in the spectacular views of the ocean before you and mountains around.

PADMA Yurt on Cortes Island, B.C.
Whaletown, British Columbia, Canada
117 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we found it very comfortable with all the amenities we required
serene forests outdoor showers and a cozy wood stove
cozy and fun would definitely return
lots of well thought out details that made it a fun and very comfortable space
we loved the comfortable bed of memory foam
Cleanliness:
the composting toilet is clean and easy to use and we really enjoyed the outdoor shower experience
it was very clean and well designed and the setting is stunning
the yurt is clean and beautiful
very efficient layout clean and well cared for
the compostable toilet was a highlight - it was clean adorable and part of the adventure
Host:
the hosts are friendly
the hosts were very welcoming and helpful
inga was incredibly kind and helpful throughout out stay
very kind and welcoming hosts
they are super nice hosts - very welcoming and helpful
Location:
location provided for some great hikes and exploration
the grounds and location were lovely though
there is a great trail to a lagoon close by that was fun to explore
the peaceful remote location is wonderful and the outdoor shower is great
the location is perfect with absolute privacy and silence except for the birds
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2. Covenient and cosy yurt near Moberly Mountain (from USD 128)

Located at the base of Moberly Mountain amidst dense forests, this yurt that sleeps two is however still within easy reach of the nearest town, Golden. Styled with a modern touch, the yurt offers all modern conveniences, including a small kitchen, comfy furniture, and attached shower, while still retaining its cosy privacy that’s perfect for a romantic holiday. You will have access to a full deck that is ideal to enjoy the beautiful and calm forest surroundings.

Two Ravens Yurt: Romantic, Modern, Eco-Friendly.
Golden, British Columbia, Canada
452 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the amenities were very easy to use and made for a very comfortable stay
it is just as described and was very comfortable lodging
beautiful yurt with adjacent warmed bathroom and toilet with amazing shower
the bathroom was comfortable
the space is so warm and cozy and we just feel in love with the place
Cleanliness:
very clean and cozy
the two ravens yurt is clean cozy and just fun
this place was amazing very clean very cozy and private
amazing place to stay in cozy clean and romantic
very well structured charming and clean with all necessities
Host:
suzanne was a wonderful host and the yurt was incredible
suzanne is a wonderful host
suzanne was a great host
the hosts are very kind and genuine
the host is lovely and available if needed
Location:
beautiful location caught a bautiful sunset through the trees
it is located in a pretty remote location; however it is just a short drive from golden
we absolutely loved loved loved this place it is so unique in style and location
perfect location and setting to get away from every day routine very quiet peaceful and rejuvenating
peace and quiet with the wilderness at your fingertips
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3. Plush yurt with high-end furnishings (from USD 131)

At Kicking Horse Yurt, you get an experience that brings together luxury camping in BC and rustic isolation. This well-equipped yurt that sleeps two guests is fitted with top-notch amenities, including Wifi connection, a full kitchen, a large indoor bathroom, a wood stove, plus games like cribbage. The wrap-around deck outside features a hot tub as well as a BBQ grill plus comfy chairs, so you can savour the wonderful mountain setting in full. The views you can enjoy here are of Columbia Valley stretching all the way across to Kicking Horse Mountain Resort!

Kicking Horse Yurt with Private Hot Tub
Golden, British Columbia, Canada
124 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi is excellent shower is amazing
super comfortable bed and really warm blankets
Cleanliness:
sweet place everything was super clean and perfect
the yurt contained everything we need and was sparkling clean
Host:
thanks again to the hosts
tristan the host was really helpful and excellent to work with
tristan was very responsive and provided great recommendations around the area
tristan was an amazing host and we loved every second of our stay
the host tristian was very communicative and awesome
Location:
in the middle of many gorgeous national parks
had everything we needed in a beautiful location and was so quiet and enjoyable
a great place to spend a few days over the winter
it was so lovely staying at your yurt such a neat place and romantic location
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4. Large well-furnished yurt in Lumby (from USD 64)

This spacious yurt inside Bear Valley Highlands in Lumby is surrounded by woodlands and features a view of the Monashee Mountains. On its grounds, you have access to a private lake where you can canoe or kayak—or even fish. The yurt itself is large and equipped with all amenities—a wood stove, a shower/toilet, and a full kitchen. It also comes with a deck fitted with patio furniture and a BBQ grill. This rental is a great option for families since it can sleep four—you get one double bed and one sofa bed. You will also be able to spend time with the host’s farm animals, which include cute miniature goats!

Mongolian yurt on lake at Bear Valley Highlands
3 reviews Superhost
Yurt 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the yurt was comfortable clean and well-equipped
Location:
the location is just far enough away from major cities to make for wonderful unobstructed stargazing at night
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5. Contemporary oceanfront yurt (from USD 159)

Stay in this oceanfront yurt with modern amenities and contemporary design. It boasts a fully furnished accommodation with an outdoor fire pit, ideal for bonfires with friends or family. This yurt sits on Black Creek of Vancouver Island. It features a spacious wraparound deck that is perfect for taking in the stunning views. Outdoorsy guests will be able to go swimming, kayaking, fishing, and hiking from this yurt. The beach is also just a stone’s throw away from the campsite.

Oceanfront Yurt Vancouver Island
133 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
clean quiet and comfortable with all amenities you could need
steps from the beach amazingly comfortable and spacious
the yurt itself is very comfortable with a fully functional kitchen lots of cooking utensils-everything you need
Cleanliness:
very clean and tidy
Host:
the neighbors camping nextdoor were friendly as well
Location:
stunning location and beautiful yurt
what a beautiful and secluded location on the water’s edge surrounded by nature
this is a very neat place to stay
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6. Spacious Mongolian yurt on a private lake (from USD 104)

During your trip to British Columbia, stay in a Mongolian yurt situated on a private lake. It’s big enough for four people and ideal for small families. It’s furnished with all the basic indoor amenities you would need for a comfortable stay and an outdoor patio area with seating and a dining area are also available to you. The yurt features a panoramic view of Monashee Mountains. It is just a few steps away from the lake for those who wish to go swimming, boating, kayaking or fishing. Avid bird watchers will enjoy staying in this secluded area since it is a haven for many unique species of birds.

Yurt Mongol de Lujo en el Lago Privado
3 reviews
cottage 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

7. Cozy yurt with stunning views of Shuswap River (from USD 164)

For some peace and relaxation, come stay in this lovely yurt. It’s under an hour away from the busy cities of Vancouver and Calgary and boasts lovely views of the iconic Shuswap River. This cozy and comfy yurt has everything you would need during your stay. It offers access to an outdoor fire pit, a gazebo, and picnic tables for alfresco dinners with your loved ones. The best part is that the yurt is pet-friendly, making it ideal for those who travel with their pets. Activities to try out nearby include swimming, tubing, fishing, canoeing, and kayaking.

Miska Haven - Serenidad en el río Shuswap en North Okanagan - Miska Haven - Yogi's Yurt
12 reviews
building 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
it’s exceptionally clean and comfortable
Host:
diane and dave were amazing hosts we will be back hopefully this year
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8. Spacious comfy yurt in Whaletown (from USD 80)

Perfect for a small family, this large yurt powered by solar electricity can comfortably sleep four in two beds. Located inside forested land just across George Harbour Marina in Whaletown, the yurt comes with a spacious bathroom/shower, a full kitchen, Wifi, and a wrap-around deck. Though secluded, the yurt is at a walkable distance from the ocean and the marina, making it easy to access facilities like stores, restaurants, the public dock, as well as Whaletown Commons Forest Trail.

Awesome blossom yurt: Eco living
Whaletown, British Columbia, Canada
40 reviews Superhost
Yurt 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
although not on the grid all the comfort was available (electricity shower complete kitchen etc
toasty wood fire and gorgeous bed in one of the most beautiful islands in the world
Host:
wonderful yurt and excellent hosts
sheryl and her husband were wonderful hosts
they were always very helpful and extremely reactive
sheryl and her husband were friendly hosts who made themselves available if we needed anything
sheryl and rob were excellent hosts very warm and friendly and helpful
Location:
great accommodation in a great location
my favorite one - to carrington bay park - short distance from sheryl place
i had an excellent time at the awesome blossom yurt perfect location and lovely hosts
great location with a short walk to the store wifi and the pool/ocean
the location was fantastic (walking distance to gorge harbour) and the yurt was so relaxing
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9. Modern yurt featuring a rustic ambience

Located on Salt Spring Island, this yurt is also set amidst dense woodlands. It measures 24 ft (7 m) and comes with a full deck, an outdoor shower, and a BBQ grill. Inside you have a well-furnished space with a large skylight as well as a functional kitchen that includes a gas cooktop. The yurt adjoins the owners’ property but comes with its own driveway and is completely private. The island’s hiking trails are easily accessible from the rental.

Woodfolk Yurt- Modern retreat
Salt Spring Island, British Columbia, Canada
101 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful space nice and private we enjoyed the outdoor patio and shower
the patio chairs in the afternoon made for some great book reading and the shower was just wonderful
the outdoor shower wood fireplace deck bed sheets kitchen vibe - it was all perfect
everything was sparkling clean incredibly cozy and thoughtfully designed and the natural setting was just stunning
the outdoor shower was a real treat
Cleanliness:
it was clean and easily accessible
very private stylish clean and cozy
everything was setup as displayed on the listing very clean and exceptionally quaint we’ll be back for sure
the yurt was clean and well laid out and the outdoor shower was amazing
inside the yurt is very clean and modern feeling and the outdoor shower is great
Host:
they were very helpful
the host is awesome and the place is amazing
our son now wants to move to salt spring :) thank you laura for being a great host
the accommodation was exactly as described and the host was quick and efficient to deal with
our hosts were super helpful in dropping off wood and candles when we had run out
Location:
we enjoyed seeing deer close by and listening to the birds in the trees
beautiful accommodation close to town hikes wineries and beaches
the location is secluded and peaceful surrounded by forest and wildflowers
the location is amazing and the home is completely unique
super cool place to spend some time unwinding
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10. Simple and charming yurt in Sooke

If you wish to rent a yurt in BC, then go for this listing. Tucked away in a private corner of a hobby farm in Sooke, this yurt is a quiet retreat not far away from the sights. It is furnished with a double bed and comes with a bathroom inside with hot water. Though kitchen facilities are not available, the deck outside is fitted with a BBQ grill and has comfy seating.

A Yurt Retreat
Sooke, British Columbia, Canada
37 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this place was awesome the bed is so comfy you just sink in and are so warm and cozy
there's a nice bathroom inside as well but only cold water for now
Cleanliness:
all details are thought out and the towels with the bed are perfectly clean
the yurt is magical; clean and unique
this yurt was a great stay super clean and cozy with a beautiful sky dome window
very cool location and the yurt was clean and very cozy
the place was clean and very comfortable and whenever we needed anything they were very quick to respond
Host:
aimee was such a great host and easy to communicate with
a lovely and romantic escape with helpful hosts and beautiful homestead where the yurt is situated
loved the stay at the yurt was super clean / hosts were very responsive & kind
incredible hosts and such a relaxing little hideaway
a truly amazing place to stay the hosts are extremely kind and hospitable
Location:
annie pointed the location perfectly
a very cool and unique stay the location isnt too far away from local shops either
awesome spot in a great location really enjoyed the stay
pictures don’t do this place justice super cute and cozy
the yurt was in a very peaceful location silent other than the nature so it was very peaceful
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11. Secluded no-frills yurt near Radium Hot Springs

If you are keen on a more back-to-nature experience, then this yurt is a good option. One of the many yurts for rent in BC that the hosts operate, The Nest is located high above the mountain near Radium Hot Springs and offers spectacular views. The hosts work on a pack-in, pack-out principle, so the yurt provides the basics. You get two beds that sleep three (you will need to bring linens), a fireplace and a cooktop, a campfire, and outdoor compost toilets. Do note that reaching the yurt involves a trek since it has no vehicular access.

Hike In Yurts @ Radius - THE NEST
Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada
18 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
don’t let winter stop you from enjoying the yurts we were nice and cozy at -15
Cleanliness:
the yurts are amazingly clean and spacious and everything in the campsites are so well thought out
super clean unreal view friendly staff and unforgettable adventures
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12. Mountaintop yurt overlooking Columbia Wetlands

Head for an undisturbed retreat at this yurt that offers a true close-to-nature experience. The Perch is situated atop a mountain near Radium Hot Springs, offering fantastic views of the closeby Columbia Wetlands. The yurt can accommodate three guests with two beds and comes with basic amenities such as an outdoor toilet/bathroom, a cooking stove, a campfire pit, and comfortable furniture. Reaching the place requires a short trek as there is no vehicular access.

Hike In Yurts @ Radius - THE PERCH
Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada
8 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Location:
beautiful location secluded bathrooms were extra clean
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13. Basic yurt inside a private meadow

Located in Radium Hot Springs, this newly built yurt is set within a private meadow offering fantastic views of the valley and the mountains around. The yurt is raised on a platform and is fitted with a deck designed to help you savour the gorgeous surroundings. Provided with just the essentials, the yurt offers a back-to-basics experience with the list of amenities including a fireplace, a cookstove, and an outdoor toilet/shower.

Hike In Yurts @ Radius - THE ROOST
Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada
13 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
absolutely beautiful getaway so private relaxing environment well cared for and clean
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14. Fully furnished yurt with superb nature views

Enjoy a relaxing getaway in a private and unique yurt. This yurt is ideal for a group of four guests and boasts spectacular nature views. Cooking is made easy with a fully equipped kitchen that features a fridge, a hob stove, and more. Outdoor amenities feature a gas barbecue grill and a patio. Farm animals like dogs, horses, goats, and cows roam the property grounds, which is a treat for those who enjoy spending time with animals. Fishing, swimming and kayaking opportunities are available at a nearby lake.

Fully furnished yurt with private lake at Bear Valley Highlands
cabin 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Get a taste of simple living with a yurt vacation!

British Columbia is home to some of the top campsites in Canada. Surrounded by woodlands, these camping spots offer tents and yurts for a cosy stay with spectacular views. Since the yurts all differ by the kind of amenities, you can easily find one that fits your preferred comfort levels. This way, you can enjoy your vacation without being inconvenienced and create memories that will last a lifetime. Book one of these yurts in British Columbia, Canada, now.

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