Found north of the Midwest area of the USA, the state of Minnesota is the 12th largest in North America and is home to the Twin Cities (Minneapolis-Saint Paul) metropolitan area and a great many outdoor areas. Take a step into the urban metropolis of the Twin Cities; travelers will be able to explore the Mall of America, which also contains a theme park, the Walker Art Center, the Mill City Museum, and many different restaurants and bars. Minnesota is also home to almost 12,000 lakes and borders North America’s largest lake, Lake Superior.
Step outside the urban metropolis of the Twin Cities and travelers will be able to enjoy the vast outdoors of Minnesota–hundreds of different walking and biking trails, ski areas, water sport activities, sightseeing areas, and so much more. With so much to do and so much to see around Minnesota, be sure to experience the full encounter with the great outdoors. This list brings you closer to some of the best yurts in Minnesota for the best outdoor vacation experience in the area. Check it out below.
Experience luxury camping in this Bohemian-inspired yurt located on a 22-acre (8.9-hectare) property in Fleetwood Farms with its own private beach! The yurt comes with a heater, a fan, a Tempur-pedic zen queen bed, and blankets. Outside, you’ll find a grill, a firepit, and a private outhouse. Couples will surely enjoy the newly installed private hot tub. A pool located in the farm mansion is also available for use upon reservation and a fee of 100 USD per person, per day. Note that you are advised to bring your own firewood, food, water, and bug spray.
Glamping Harlows Hideaway PreBooking 2021Afton, Minnesota, United States
Looking forward to yurt camping in Minnesota? Be sure to book this secluded yurt-style tent. Perfect for solo campers or couples, this Airbnb invites guests to relax on the lap of nature. Just pack your camping mat and sleeping bags and head to Shafer. This picturesque site is ideal for those who enjoy long walks, fresh air, and cozy campfires. Though there is a place to park your car, do note that there’s quite a walk to get to the campsite, so wear your most comfortable shoes. On-site, there is a composting toilet, a picnic table, a fire pit, and barbeque facilities for guests to use.
Yurt Style Tent at Stone Creek Farm #1Shafer, Minnesota, United States
Top guest reviewsi can vouch that the composting toilet was super clean and well maintained
Host:as a host he was so kind and personablebeautiful property and wonderful hosts we enjoyed our private getawaywe had fun hanging out at camp walking around the farm and chatting with the ownersgreat location graceful hosts and a weekend to rememberdan was beyond helpful in every way possibleRead more reviewsits also super close to taylor falls and the stit is a great location to turn off and tune ina perfect spot for some quiet camping easy walk in nice shade great tents
If you’re looking for a getaway nestled in the forested area of Bemidji, this large 24-foot (7.3 m) yurt rental in Minnesota is the perfect one for you. Guests can expect a unique solar powered vacation home close to the outdoors, with fresh drinking water provided, and two large inflatable beds for up to three guests. The home also comes with a great wood fire sauna to spend your slow mornings or evenings. Additionally, guests will be able to use the indoor fireplace and wood shed to warm up the entire home. Take a relaxing break and detach yourself from the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy this great off-the-grid home, perfect for traveling couples, groups, or small families.
Rustic & Cozy Off-Grid Yurt in the North WoodsBemidji, Minnesota, United States
Top guest reviewscomfortable air mattress & beddingvery private and had a lot of thoughtful touches to make stay more comfortabletons of kitchen supplies made it super easy to cookouthouse was super clean and had enough toilet paper
Host:the yurt was an amazing one of a kind experiencejohn was incredibly generous and helpfulRead more reviewsgreat place the location is really great for gettin awaya unique space situated in a beautiful placea great camping experience a quick 15 minute drive from downtown bemidji beautiful location beautiful scenerythe yurt is super cute and a great location if you want to be a bit secludedit’s such a nice quiet spot to stay yet close enough to town
If you’re coming to the area of Bayfield as a family or group looking for a great outdoor adventure, this accommodation is perfect for you. The accommodation comes with spectacular panoramic views of Lake Superior and the Onion River Valley, with a safe and large outdoor area to match. For the adventure-seeking and outdoorsy guests, staying here will also bring you closer to the different walking, skiing, and biking trails available in the area. The yurt also provides guests with a 20-foot (6 m) insulated space, a full mattress and two bunk beds, a wood stove, and so much more. The space is also perfect for up to six guests, making it a fantastic retreat for all groups and families.
Bayfield Rustic Yurt 1 (Evergreen)Bayfield, Wisconsin, United States
Top guest reviewsincredible views and a comfortable staysturdy bunk beds with comfortable mattressesthe beds were great to throw a sleeping bag down and be done with itfantastic location with stunning views of lake superior spacious and clean with very comfortable mattressesthe space is comfortableplenty of dry wood and a nice size wood stovethe yurt was clean and cozy with detailed instructions for using the wood stovethe outhouse was clean and great to have and useabsolutely gorgeous place--we would return again in a heartbeat the view is amazing the yurt clean and well stocked
Host:the hosts are caring and were quick to respond to us before and during our stayexcellent communication from the host made accessing and enjoying the yurt super easyhe was quite responsive and went the extra mile to try to let me check in earlyexcellent communication from host for a hassle free experienceRead more reviewsgreat location in the winteryour walk will be a little work to get to the beautiful location of the yurtfantastic space and location plenty of room for six peopleperfect place to forget about your daily grindbeautiful place to spend some relaxing and unwinding in nature
Nestled among the trees of the Bayfield Country Forest, this fantastic yurt is perfect for your outdoor adventure as a group or family. Guests will be able to enjoy the different walking and biking trails near the home, and unwind around an outdoor fire pit during afternoons and evenings. If you’re headed here during winter, guests will also be able to visit the North End ski trails nearby for an even more adventure-filled vacation experience. The home also comes with a space large enough for six guests, and has an outhouse nearby. Providing guests with a true off-the-grid experience, this yurt is great for all those longing for a pause from the busy city life.
Cable Rustic YurtCable, Wisconsin, United States
Top guest reviewswe brought a few camp chairs and that made evenings by the woodstove a bit more comfortablei found it plenty comfortable and once we had a fire going it was a nice temperature insidesuper clean and picturesqueit's clean private and stocked with only the essentialscheck-in was easy and we found it clean and really quietthe beds were great and the space was cleanthe space was nice and clean smelled great fully stocked with wood and in a beautiful settingRead more reviewsvery nice rustic and private locationfantastic location in the woods and right on trailsexcellent location to access all the local trailsit's in an absolutely beautiful location” amazing location for unlimited world-class cross country skiing
As soon as you step inside this tranquil yurt in Esko, you’ll immediately enjoy that ‘on vacation’ feeling. A cozy seating area and a giant, cloud-like bed dominate the space. This Airbnb is perfect for two friends or a couple eager to try glamping for the first time. Do note that food isn’t allowed inside the yurt, but the hosts provide a communal area where guests can eat, and there are plenty of local restaurants nearby so you can dine out. There’s free parking on the premises, and the yurt is just a short walk away from here.
“Hemlock yurt” (near Duluth, MN)Esko, Minnesota, United States
Top guest reviewscomfy bed delicious coffee in the morning and nice cool breeze at nightsuper cozy and the bed was super comfy all you’d need for a short get awaybeautifully-appointed bug-free clean tranquileverything was super clean and they clearly put a lot of work into maintaining it alla very clean & comfy bed some birds chirping outside and some homemade coffee all added wonderful touchesthe space was very clean and we appreciated the privacy of the yurtthere was a very clean porta-potty and a short walk to the car
Host:their response time was quick and they were very kind throughout our staythe yurt was beautiful and it is clear that the hosts paid a lot of attention to detailwe had a wonderful experience and the hosts were awesomethe owners are super nice and we loved chatting with themour hosts were welcoming and and accommodating we loved all of the decor and attention to detailRead more reviewsamazing location beautifully decorated and lovely comfortable yurtwe will definitely come back to andre's placethis spot was absolutely lovely- great location right in between duluth and jay cooke state parkwe were excited to find a unique place to stay on our way to voyageurs national park
Nestled in a 16-acre (6.5-hectare) property on the border of Jay Cooke State Park, this great 16-foot (4.9 m) yurt is located among the refreshing pine trees of Esko. This Minnesota state park yurt can accommodate up to two guests, making it perfect for solo travelers and couples looking for a break from the urban life. Guests are well provided for, with an area to store and eat food, coffee during mornings upon request, and the option of having an outdoor evening grill. Bike rentals are also available in the area for the adventurous.
"PINES YURT" (near Duluth, MN)Esko, Minnesota, United States
Top guest reviewsbeautiful peaceful setting very clean quiet and a space heater when we needed itthe yurt itself has a couple of comfortable chairs and a nice comfortable queen bed insidethe yurts are beautifully decorated with comfortable beds cozy down comforter and solar lightingit was clean and felt safe on their propertyvery clean and unique setting with wonderful hoststhe yurt was beautiful and very clean and comfortablethe yurt was clean comfortable and very homeyit kept us safe and dry even in the wind rain hail and lightening
Host:the host was totally amazingandrea and sue were wonderful hosts who went above and beyond for usandre and sue are the best hostandre and his family were such kind and thoughtful hoststhe hosts set up the bonfire for when we were ready to use itRead more reviewssuch a wonderful place beautiful location and great peopleyou can expect beautiful thoughtful accommodations in a beautiful locationwhat a beautiful location and wonderful hoststhe location was easy to get to from downtown duluth although it was a challenge walking the 0we loved the yurt the location was amazing and picturesque
Enjoy a retreat in Ely, Minnesota, and stay in this lakeside yurt that offers superb sunset views. This canvas yurt is big enough for up to nine people, with two separate bedrooms containing queen-size beds, a double bed and a single in the loft, and a queen-size sleeper sofa in the living room. The common area features a full kitchen with all the necessary cooking facilities. The bathhouse is just down the hill and has latrines and hot water showers. Those who enjoy outdoor activities will have a blast trying out several activities on-site. Some of these include exercise classes, sewing groups, yoga, canoeing, and fishing, to name a few.
Eagle Yurt at Wilderness Wind, Ely, MN with 3 bedrooms and full kitchen
Top guest reviewsthe bath house is very close and provides clean hot showers and pit toiletsthe yurt was clean well appointed and painstakingly cared forRead more reviews
Host:kind people running the site; doing their best to transition successfully to a new management modeljay is an awesome host and was super accommodating to any requests we madejay was so accommodating and helpful the entire timeour host dan was so accommodating and welcoming
Whether you are a couple on your honeymoon trip or just a weekend getaway, this rustic yurt located amidst a variety of trees in Fiddlehead Farm is perfect for you. It has enough living and sleeping space for two guests in its thoughtfully furnished interiors. The yurt features a kitchen complete with all the cooking equipment and basic supplies that you might need to prepare a good meal. Outside, you’ll find a deck with outdoor furniture, a wood stove to keep you warm, and an outhouse. This rental is less than a mile (less than 2 kilometers) away from Superior Hiking and COGGs trails.
Fiddlehead Farm YurtUnited States
Top guest reviewsthe place was clean and in good shapevery comfortable clean and welcoming
Host:the hosts were amazing friendly and extremely helpful with tips on where to dine and shopRead more reviewsthe location is ideal for day trips along the north shorelocation is perfect very serene and quiet yet so close to downtown duluththis is a great place to stay if you want to 'glamp'
Found just 10 miles (16 km) away from the area of Bayfield, travelers will find themselves at this comfortable and cozy yurt surrounded by an organic farm. During the stay, guests will be provided with a wooden stove, an outhouse with a composting toilet, and a space large enough for six. If you’re booking an outdoor adventure for your family or group, this space might just be the perfect one for you. Exploring the nearby areas is also very easy, given that the home is just a drive away from Bayfield and nearby areas of Minnesota. While you’re here, be sure to check out the Meyers Beach, Lake Superior, and the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore just a short drive away!
Twisting Twig Gardens and Orchard Rustic YurtBayfield, Wisconsin, United States
Top guest reviewsit was so great to not have wifi or cell servicelove the fall time coziness with a view of the stars and a warm cast iron stoveit did cool off at night and there was a fan which helpedcompost toilets are 10x better than pit style toiletscozy space enough comforts of home to make the experience more enjoyable (for me) than camping in tentsit was very clean and relaxingit was so clean when we arrivedvery clean definitely roughing it out thereeverything is clean and easy so it really is a vacation so spacious and warmit was clean easy to find and the description was accurate
Host:great hoststhe yurt was a very nice place to stay and the hosts were greatashley was friendly accommodating and great at communicating during our stayashley is a terrific host and i can’t wait to visit again in the fall for the foliageRead more reviewsclose to everything you could want for a grand adventureperfect place to get awayit is in such a great location to the apostle islands and to the cute town of bayfieldperfect location for peaceful evening of rest & relaxationashley’s place is a beautiful place to unwind & glamp in style super close to tons of outdoor activities
Located in the woods of northern Minnesota, this small yurt tent provides travelers with yet another off-the-grid vacation experience–a perfect break from city life. The home is located near a beaver pond and is equipped with solar power, a wooden stove, a shower house, and so much more. Guests will be able to enjoy the provided kayak equipment and bicycles for adventure-filled days. On top of this, guests will also be able to use the home’s small library filled with books for relaxed days in. Not to mention, simple breakfast will be provided so you can enjoy a light yet hearty breakfast for every morning of your stay.
Yurt in Northwoods of MN
An outdoor adventure to remember
The state of Minnesota and nearby areas offer some of the best outdoor experiences in the northern Midwest area of the USA. Check out the list and book your trip soon while accommodations remain vacant. These yurts in Minnesota won’t disappoint!
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