10 Best Yurts In Texas, USA - Updated 2021

yurts in texas

The diversity of Texas terrains is sure to leave you spellbound. From barren deserts to pristine beaches, unbounded orange prairies to majestic mountains covered in dense forests, you will find every natural splendor in Texas. Looking to spend a few days away from the hustle and bustle of your city life and want to feel connected to nature? You can rent a yurt in the Lone Star State and indulge in a unique holiday experience, savoring the taste of the nomadic on the lap of nature. Yurts have recently come up to be a hot choice as vacation accommodations. Texas has plenty of open spaces that are filled with natural beauty or manmade landscapes, and these are perfect places to rent a yurt and go into the “do not disturb” mode. And we have made your job easier by hunting down the best of the lot, so read on to learn about the best yurts in Texas, USA.

1. Beautiful yurt in the Chihuahuan Desert (from USD 149)

Go off-grid for a vacation in this beautiful yurt found just 3 miles (4.8 km) away from Terlingua Ranch Headquarters. It is owned by the sweetest person, Molly, and it has two bedrooms and one bathroom. It has both air conditioning and heating facilities, and the kitchen is fully equipped with gadgets, crockery, and cutlery to let you try cooking all the dishes you want. And for those who have to work during the holiday, this is the best option as it has a laptop-friendly workspace.

Casa Yurtopia!
Terlingua, Texas, United States
91 reviews
Yurt 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
if you are a hot sleeper bring an extra fan
bedding kitchen etc was fresh and clean
the yurt and casita are clean and surprisingly spacious
the house and yurt were clean and had everything we needed to enjoy our stay
she is a great host
the hosts are very communicative and friendly
the owners have collected a captivating rock collection beautifully placed all around the property
host is very kind and preparation was excellent
the host was very kind and messaged us throughout the visit to check on our progress
we loved our time at yurtopia the location is incredible
beautiful remote location as described and pictured
super cute place that was perfect for our big group
great place and an outstanding location
a great place to get away from it all
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2. Private, romantic escape (from USD 371)

Located in Wimberley, the main attraction of this yurt is its reputation for cleanliness and the miles of wilderness around it. You can hike around or chill in the hot tub on your deck. You can also settle in bed and watch TV or use the outdoor kitchen for a barbeque. It is super safe with both smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms. But what stands out is the exceptional Internet speed, which is really rare in these kinds of accommodations.

Private, Romantic Yurt - "Sasha Ger" by Yurtopia
Wimberley, Texas, United States
38 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the coffee was fantastic and the yurt was incredibly comfortable
brian and ann were very helpful and really did a lot to make us comfortable
my wife and i loved relaxing in the hot tub and the outdoor shower was an incredible experience
the patio loft is super clean private and everything is easily accessible
the owners clearly have poured their heart and soul into this with such love and care
ann is a great host and made all aspects of the trip feel easy
we will be back you couldn’t ask for nicer hosts - ann+brian are absolute gems
we found you to be so kind and generous from the first time we inquired about yurtopia
it’s amazing if you need a break a romantic getaway or a special occasion this is your place
this place is the best secluded comfortable and beautiful
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3. Glamping experience with hilltop views (from USD 158)

If you are a city person and you have never gone star gazing, then do stay in this tiny yurt, placed right under an oak tree. Located in the Texas Hill Country, it is the perfect place for disconnecting from mundane city life and enjoying yourself- be it admiring the splendor of nature, relaxing in an outdoor hot tub, or having a small bonfire night. It has one bedroom, one bath and all the basic amenities like air conditioning and heating. The hosts also offer running hot water.

Glamping w/Hilltop views, hot tub, outdoor shower!
Pipe Creek, Texas, United States
87 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tent is comfortable the outdoor bathroom functional the hot tub delightful and the view amazing
it’s got a stunning view and the yurt is adorable the breakfast was delicious
the view is amazing the bed is comfy the shower is wonderful
i highly recommend purchasing the breakfast it was beautifully presented and delicious including awesome coffee from columbia
the hosts were both very gracious
highly highly recommend the hosts were gracious outgoing and wonderful
i highly recommend them as hosts
karen and mike are amazing hosts their property is perfectly setup for a relaxing weekend
a wonderful place to get away from the hustle and bustle
beautiful location my boyfriend and i loved everything about this place
this place is amazing and located in a beautiful part of the texas hill country
this place was the perfect glamping get away for july in texas
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4. Luxury eco yurt (from USD 190)

This tiny three-bed one-bath yurt is nestled among oak and cedar trees in a massive 20-acre (8 ha) property. Located in Wimberley, Texas, this place is ideal for small families looking for a quiet retreat. It offers the finest glamping experience and a self-catering service! This eco-friendly yurt has a beautiful orchard and walking trails all around. Besides all the basic amenities, it also has an outdoor fire pit, a hammock, and a bar on the deck.

Luxury Eco Yurt at The Cedars Ranch
Wimberley, Texas, United States
100 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi worked great when you needed to reconnect to the outside world
truly luxury - from the coffee to the bed and cozy modern decor
the a/c definitely can get the yurt cold inside when it is hot outside
intimate clean beautiful fun space to fulfill your every need/want
yurt is exactly as described extremely clean very comfortable and homey to stay in
the yurt was spotless cozy and thoughtfully decorated
they are great hosts
marilyn & bill were outstanding hosts and the yurt was so relaxing and beautifully designed
anything you can possibly need is provided for you and the owners were very sweet and helpful
marilyn was so helpful ensuring we had everything we needed
marilyn is so lovely and warm and friendly
fantastic location and hosts with no issues experienced
it was a perfect place to spend a romantic weekend
all in all this place is the best
and check out the guided nature walk in san marcos if you have time as well
natural beauty peace and luxury all in one place the birds and trees were so lovely
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5. Glamorous camping overlooking the canyon (from USD 205)

This aesthetically designed yurt in Dripping Springs, close to Austin, overlooks a creek and a canyon. It has one bedroom and one bathroom with a private entrance. For those who will be working on the vacation, the place has continuous wifi access and a laptop-friendly workspace. The massive deck has a lovely fire pit, and the best breweries of the town are a stone’s throw away. So, during your vacation, light the fire, sit on the porch swings with a book, and enjoy the light breeze.

Dripping Springs, Texas, United States
159 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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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6. Boutique campground with urban amenities (from USD 111)

Located on the island of Port Aransas, this boutique camping space is equipped with a pool and a grill. Perfect for four guests, each yurt has two beds and access to one bath. Equipped with air conditioners and mini-refrigerators, the yurts present every amenity of a modern lifestyle. When you feel like shutting out the outside world, just slip into the pool. Use the grill or the smoker and have some fun times with your family. And when you are ready to let the world back in, walk along the beach and drop by one of the restaurants lined near the beach.

Camp Coyoacan Yurt #1
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
59 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi was best here
the a/c worked great
the ice cold ac and intimate pool kept us cool in the midday heat
the beds and bedding were very comfortable however they took up most of the space inside
the deck was great and the kids enjoyed eating our breakfast up there every morning
very clean living quarters and bathrooms
it was super clean and very comfortable
the bathrooms were always very clean and tidy
the bathrooms were very clean and fully stocked with soap and fresh towels
yes the bathrooms are clean and nice
staff was super friendly and helpful
craig was friendly and helpful
we will be back the host was welcoming and knowledgeable
the staff is very welcoming and insightful on everything local
the staff was super friendly and my yurt was very clean
loved the location and the pool
great place right next to the beach
wonderful place to stay walking distance to the beach restaurants and bars
we loved everything close to restaurants and the beach thank you for a wonderful time
very pretty place brand new with artisan sinks and cute details
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7. Cozy little tipi (from USD 56)

Located in Frankston, this camping space has three tipi pods. They are tiny yurts, measuring 10 ft by 10 ft (3m by 3m) from inside, and each of these has 4 bunk beds. This place can be enjoyed on your own or with your family. Electricity connection and water are provided. There is also a small fire pit in the middle of the campground. And the best part, there are 42 acres (16 ha) of hiking trails and meditation decks around to provide you with the sense of calm for which you came searching.

Frankston, Texas, United States
12 reviews
Yurt 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
they were comfortable clean had ac electricity etc
they were very attentive and made us feel safe and welcomed
really kind people willing to help in any way they can
the pod was awesome everything you need was provided and the host leon was very considerate and accommodating
camping has never been so easy the hosts are near enough to help if needed and very kind
very sweet people and very cool location we enjoyed our time here
this is a really neat place to come and explore
this is great for someone needing peace and quiet for a while
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8. Rustic yurt (from USD 125)

This yurt in Circleville will give you aesthetic rustic feels! It has all the basic essentials like hot water, TV, mini-refrigerator and heating. It is recommended for winter adventures like skiing and snowshoeing. Even if you are not an outdoorsy person, you can enjoy the tranquillity at this place.

Rustic Yurt at Mill Creek Ranch Resort
Canton, Texas, United States
8 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the space is clean cozy and intimate yet surprisingly roomy
bath house was close by and very clean
yurt was nice and close to canton trade days
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9. Camp by Carson Creek (from USD 120)

Live in bell tents at this ranch five minutes from the Austin airport. The property has four bell tents and a cottage with two bedrooms. The tents are waterproof and are equipped with heaters. Guests can enjoy the grill or go for swims in the river that flows through the grounds. But you must check-in before booking as the ranch mostly hosts music fests all year round and rent the space only if the carnival calendar permits them.

Carson Creek Glamping Safari Tent
Austin, Texas, United States
35 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the inside of the tent is spacious and cozy with nice amenities like a table chairs and lantern
the setup inside of the tent was adorable and the bed was pretty comfortable
the bed was very comfortable and warm and our tent was very clean and modern
however the porto-potty was really clean
joans yurt was nice and clean with plenty room
joan is an amazing host she was super communicative and accommodating to our needs
writing review previous to stay just because the host has been so great in working with our unfortunate events
i've stayed here a few times and always sleep great and you are close to the city
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10. Glamping at Lake Grapevine

Seize the opportunity for the ultimate glamping experience at this lakeside yurt in Grapevine! The property has two bedrooms and one bath, all equipped with necessary amenities. There is a lakeside fire pit inside the property, and the guests can access the part of the lake inside the property gates. And the famous downtown historic Grapevine wine shops are just a 10-minute walk away.

Glamping at Lake Grapevine
Southlake, Texas, United States
59 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
it was very clean and there is a restroom with a shower onsite
it was very clean and the host was very responsive
this place was great i hosted my sisters bachelorette party here and it was perfect
great little place hosts respond quickly allowed us a pretty late checkin
a very unique stay and great place to get away for a couple days for sure
such a nice place very different as well
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Connect with nature

Want to go camping, yet stay connected to the modern world? Yurts bring to you the best of both worlds; the rustic feel of living like nomads with the facilities of urban life. Book a yurt and add a novel flavor to your holiday next time you go vacationing in Texas.

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Sebanti is an avid traveler, having toured all over India and Europe she loves to explore wild spaces and new urban places alike. She contributes regularly to travel-related online publications to...Read more

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