Top 6 Yurts In And Near Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania - Updated 2024

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Ohiopyle, PA, is a very popular destination with camping enthusiasts, thanks to its unparalleled scenic beauty and plenty of unwinding opportunities for adventure seekers. Especially, overnight camping is very popular in and around Ohiopyle with various accommodation options available for visitors, from tents to camping cottages. However, if you have decided to spend a night in the lap of nature in or near Ohiopyle, PA, we say that you do it in style. Rent a self-contained yurt that comes with proper and comfortable bedding facilities, a fully equipped kitchen and seating furniture, and an adjacent water pump. So, spend your weekend in yurts in and near Ohiopyle, PA and enjoy your glamorous woodland retreat!

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 05, 2024.

1. An authentic rustic experience (from USD 60)

If you are looking to take a real break from your daily busy routine, then this should place should do the job. This yurt is located at the Rafferty Manor, an artist retreat in Ohiopyle State Park. While the manor itself was built in 1918, the yurt was built in circa 1920. With two single beds, an indoor fireplace, and shower and bathrooms available within the yurt during the colder months, this is a great place to stay for couples. If you are visiting in one of the warmer months, the bathing facilities are available in the change house next door. Warmer months of the year invite more visitors here, so make sure to book in advance. Free parking is available on the premises, but wi-fi is not available.

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Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania, United States
37.9 km (23.6 mi) from Cranesville Swamp Natural Area
358 reviews   Wifi Available
Yurt 0 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is a comfortable space for two (including all our gear
the space was fun and cozy
a neat little place to stay in ohiopyle comfortable beds in a cozy space
it was very clean and cozy
we had a lovely stay in the yurt cozy clean and comfortable
this yurt is awesome the host was super friendly and i could tell he wanted us to be comfortable
lovely place friendly people
adorable yurt and conrad is lovely and hospitable
communication with host was easy with quick response
festive but it's comfy and just outdoorsy enough hosts are lovely
location is great
the location was wonderful
it's well located in the tiny town and close to adventure and fallingwater
it is in a great location within walking distance from local restaurants and shopping
the location is perfectly situated next to a wonderful restaurant/pub with close proximity to nearby attractions like fallingwater
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2. A luxurious retreat for a couple

Luxury meets ruggedness at the Savage River Lodge, that offers eight luxurious yurts, specially designed for couples. With one bed and one bath in each yurt, these provide for a comfy overnight retreat. Each of these yurts is laptop-friendly with free wi-fi facilities. Plus, there is also air conditioning, indoor fireplace, and free parking on the premises. Located close to the wilderness, this is a perfect place to unwind.

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Frostburg, Maryland, United States
42.05 km (26.2 mi) from Cranesville Swamp Natural Area
10 reviews  
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bathroom
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it was the perfect place to get away and spend a night
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3. A family getaway with creature comfort (from USD 81)

Looking to spend some quality time with your family? Choose this farm property as your overnight getaway. Located on a livestock farm, as the name suggests, this is an amazing experience in itself. if you are going with children, they will definitely enjoy the experience of interacting with the farm animals first hand. The overall ambiance of this site is cozy and romantic. With in-built heating and air conditioning, free parking, and laptop-friendly workspace, this is a great place to spend some family time!

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Friendsville, Maryland, United States
16.24 km (10.1 mi) from Cranesville Swamp Natural Area
134 reviews   Wifi Available
Yurt 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was a cold night but the space heaters kept us warm through the night
thank you to our hosts
jason and his family were wonderful hosts
jason was a great host and very responsive
jason was very communicative and made sure we had everything we needed
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4. An educational experience for hiking enthusiasts

Located in Brookville at a distance of 115 miles (185 kilometers) from Ohiopyle, PA, the yurt is an overnight camping option by the Quiet Creek Herb Farm. The farm itself boasts a lush landscape featuring gardens of organically grown vegetables, herbs, and edible flowers. Plus, there are 30 acres (12.1 hectares) of natural trails, so hiking enthusiasts can pull up their socks and get ready for some adventure too. They also provide educational field trips on the farm for students, organizations, and visitors. The yurt overlooks the beautiful Quiet Creek stream and is equipped with cooking basics and four air mattresses. WiFi is available and there is free parking on the premises too!

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Brookville, Pennsylvania, United States
190.76 km (118.6 mi) from Cranesville Swamp Natural Area
3 reviews   Wifi Available
Yurt 2 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

5. An adventurous retreat by the Monongahela National Forest (from USD 60)

The super-cool wooden rustic yurt is situated by the Monongahela National Forest and below Spruce Knob Mountain’s summit, about 114 miles (183.5 kilometers) from Ohiopyle, in Circleville, WV. Owing to its location in such a picturesque setting, 100 percent of the recent visitors have given a 5-star rating to this yurt. The scenic premises cover 400-acres (161.9 hectares) of lush landscape with ample opportunities for trout fishing, caving, and hiking. If you are there just to relax, take a leisurely stroll around the lush landscape and take in the breathtaking views. The Mongolian-style yurt has a beautiful skylight, providing its ambient lighting. It can easily accommodate up to two. WiFi and free parking are available on the premises, but due to its remote location, the cell phone network is a little spotty.

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Circleville, West Virginia, United States
94.58 km (58.8 mi) from Cranesville Swamp Natural Area
92 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the amenities are great (kitchen bathrooms wifi electricity)
beautiful yurts and really nice bathroom kitchen and library facilities
the guest yurts were rustic but comfortable
portable heater kept the yurt comfortable although it was noisy
the yurts are so cool and cozy
clean shower and rest rooms nice clean room
the communal bathroom was clean and well maintained
common shower house was very clean with lots of hot water and flush toilets
it is remote spiritual clean peaceful and relaxing
the space is simple clean cozy and in the beautiful mountains surrounded by forest
the emailed directions were super helpful
the staff were welcoming easygoing and knowledgeable
the staff was also very helpful
the staff was extremely friendly
the staff were friendly and helpful
this was a great location to stay while we were visiting the seneca rocks/spruce knob area
wonderful place to stay definitely going back in the near future
one of the best places within 500 miles to see stars
this place is awesome secluded and quiet but close to some great trails
the earth structures bring you close to the earth but very comfortable and outfitted with necessities
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6. A luxurious spot for adventure seekers (from USD 250)

If you have a true adventurer in you, this location is for you. Also in Circleville, WV, this particular yurt is located at the altitude of 4,000 feet. So if you want to enjoy luxury, blissful natural scenery, and solitude, all in one place, this is the place to be. Especially if you are traveling in winter, there are plenty of opportunities for back-country or cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and sledding. All through your stay, a caretaker will be available at the yurt. You will also find WiFi and free parking on the premises. However, due to the altitude, the cell phone network may be a little patchy.

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Circleville, West Virginia, United States
95.59 km (59.4 mi) from Cranesville Swamp Natural Area
73 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 2 Beds 16 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the main yurt was cozy and warm great view good library and games
sleeping with the skylight over the bed was wonderful
sleeping with the skylight over the bed was wonderful
the fully stocked kitchen was so useful and we enjoyed the wood stove keeping us toasty all night
perfect place to sleep under the stars on a comfortable double bed
staff was extremely helpful and knowledgeable
thank you so much for a great host
host is very helpful and welcoming
host was very courteous and helpful
he was so friendly and funny guy to hang around
the location is beautiful and so private
best stargazing location i could even think of
really nice hiking trails close by
location was beautiful we definitely will be back
an incredibly unique and wonderful place
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Yurt camping for a thrilling escapade

There is absolutely no question that yurt camping has gained immense popularity among campers and adventure seekers alike. These cozy dwellings not only have a homely feel but also provide all the necessary facilities for overnight stays. Today, many camping sites offer comfortable and budget-friendly yurts, but due to the fact that they are still less in number in comparison with the other accommodation options, reservations have to be made well in advance. So what’s holding you back? Book a yurt now and go camping in style!

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