8 Best Yurts Near Bryce Canyon, Utah - Updated 2021

bryce canyon yurt

Hoodoos - a spire-like rock formation that, when touched by the light, you see a kind of magic that only nature can conjure. These hoodoos bear the nickname “The Amphitheater,” and they can only be found in the iconic Bryce Canyon.

The whole of Paunsaugunt Plateau, hoodoos included, formed some 20 million years ago and looks eternally beautiful. Just as it is pleasing, it is also exciting and is ideal for adventures such as horse riding, hiking, and even ATV riding. Besides the plateau, different scenic trails for leisure hiking are available in Bryce Canyon National Park, such as Navajo Loop, Fairy Loop, and Queen’s Garden.

What makes your stay even more exciting are the yurts for rent surrounding the area - circular houses that are altogether unique, comfortable, and rustic. Bring your sense of adventure and stay at the best yurts near Bryce Canyon, Utah.

1. Deluxe yurt with decks overlooking Sevier River (from USD 118)

The 30-feet (9-meter) yurt has a spacious deck that overlooks the Sevier River and Sevier Valley - so wide that the horizon seems to stretch forever. The scenic hiking trails leading to Red Canyon and the entrance to Bryce Canyon National Park are only 10 minutes away from the fully equipped rental. The elegant yurt with wooden interiors sleeps four and features a kitchen, a laundry area, a living room with satellite television, and a bathroom with a shower and tub. It also has a yard and a garden with a pond.

Bryce Canyon Deluxe Private Yurt
Panguitch, Utah, United States
277 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great local tips and very responsive really cozy space and thoughtful amenities
absolutely gorgeous warm and cozy
great place and very clean cozy
the place was clean and the bed was comfortable
we’ll be back to this clean and comfortable yurt
the place was wonderful and absolutely clean
the place is conviniently locates very cute and extremely clean
hosts made us feel welcomed
jeannie is a wonderful host
jeanne was a great host and made us feel very welcomed and at home
the hosts are very friendly and helpful
wonderful hosts and star gazing
awesome location and gorgeous space
awesome space close to bryce
the location near bryce canyon is fantastic for hikers
perfect for a trip around zion national park of bryce canyon national park
good proximity to bryce plus dave gave us some good hiking tips outside the park
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2. Pet-friendly glamping tent in a convenient location (from USD 70)

Are you looking for a nice camping spot for your family vacation? This yurt has bunk beds for four, plus extra cots for your pets. You have a toilet and a sink, a stove, a mini dining area, and a yard with camp chairs. The house has an open layout and the latticed walls and ceilings transform a plain-looking space into a stylish yurt. You have lots of parking space and are minutes away from the highway and grocery stores. From this rental, you can reach Bryce Canyon National Park in about 20 minutes by car.

Bryce Canyon UYurt Adventure Rentals-SPRUCE
Panguitch, Utah, United States
358 reviews
Yurt 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great amenities and comfy beds
we were there toward the end of winter/early spring and we were warm and comfortable
cute yurt the stove kept us warm throughout the night and beds were comfy
great spot very clean well set-up
the bathroom was actually pretty clean considering it's an outhouse
fun place with clean facilities thanks so much for everything
very clean organized and is quite an interesting style of living highly recommended
it was clean and just what i expected they also included local tips and info
the tips and directions were so detailed and helpful
the hosts were incredibly flexible with our plans and extremely flexible
i really think the hosts should consider investing in signage for safety reasons
our maps was incorrect but luckily the hosts provide you with the coordinate location
this place is awesome the hosts are extremely friendly and very helpful
location was beautiful
great value place to stay near bryce canyon
very cool place to stay near bryce
great location 20 mn from bryce canyon visitor centre
loved the space and location
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3. Cozy studio with modern luxuries (from USD 113)

At this cozy studio for two, you feel the rustic charms of Bryce Canyon as well as experience modern luxuries. You have access to WiFi and cable television. The room has a hot plate, a microwave, a fridge, and a coffee maker. You also have a full bath and a dryer/washer. You will have a luxurious stay inside the yurt even during winter since there is an electric heater to keep you warm and cozy. You can even stay for a week here if you like. The rental is in between Panguitch and Hatch and is a short drive away from restaurants.

Bryce Canyon Private Studio Yurt
Hatch, Utah, United States
588 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
jeannie had a lot of amenities such as heaters tea/coffee chocolate washer/dryer—everything you need to be comfortable
the yurts themselves had everything we needed: heating wifi a full bathroom and an amazing view
all the views from the windows are amazing especially the bathroom window
it's a little cozy place surrounded by a breathtaking view
jeannie's yurt is in a gorgeous setting is very comfortable and even has a washer and dryer
this place was great it was clean and cozy
lovely place warm clean nice
clean shower washer and dryer fridge very comfortable all around
the yurt was lovely it was clean warm and comfortable
clean space and jeannie makes sure you’ve got some solid ideas for fun activities
jeannie was a great host
jeannie was a great host
jeannie was a great host and provided everything we needed
jeanie was a phenomenal host quick responses welcoming and helpful
the hosts are super kind and nice
such a cute and cozy getaway spot -- conveniently located close to both bryce canyon and zion
it was a perfect location very close to bryce
super close to national parks
great location 25 minutes from bryce canyon
perfect location very remote and beautiful
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4. Warm yurt rental perfect for group camping (from USD 85)

Raise your level of adventure with this six-person yurt that’s designed for group camping. It has bunk beds, travel cribs (for infants), cooking equipment (i.e., utensils, pans, and a stove), dining tables and chairs, and a large fireplace that will keep the group warm and cozy even during the cold winter season. Feel free to use the camp chairs outside for coffee in the morning or random conversations at night. You also have a scenic view of the Sevier River as a backdrop. Location wise, this rental is close to Highway 89.

Bryce Canyon UYurt Adventure Rentals-RUST
Bryce Canyon, Utah, United States
406 reviews
Yurt 6 Beds 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds are comfortable bring your sleeping bag lamps and food
it is rustic definitely not glamping but is comfortable warm and a good size
it's like camping but with very nice wood stove and beds
it's a fantastic and comfortable alternative to camping when the weather is too cold to sleep outside
very clean and well decorated a truly unexpected treasure
nice place lots of firewood clean
everything was clean and the instructions on how to get there where impeccable
if you have kids this is definitely a great place to stay huge space and very clean
the hosts were easy to reach if we had any questions and were very helpful
the quick communication with the host was so helpful and refreshing
checking was very easy and the hosts responded right away
make sure to follow the address from the email you receive from the owners
the owners are very responsive and great to work with
location to bryce canyon was ideal
the location was great
great spot so close to town
this was such a cute place and so close to bryce canyon
the location was easy to access
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5. Camper yurt near a scenic trail (from USD 228)

Experience camping life in a 572-feet (174-meter) yurt near the scenic Narrows trail in Zion National Park. The Narrows get you through a tapered path with Virgin River waters under your feet and stately rocks above you. This adventure destination is most accessible from the yurt rental, just another under an hour away. Your open-design accommodation can house 11 guests with bathing and cooking provisions. You have a spacious seating area outside with a fire pit. On clear nights, you can even see the Milky Way from where you sit.

Zion Backcountry Yurt
Orderville, Utah, United States
169 reviews
Yurt 7 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the hummingbirds the starry skies made for a fabulous card game at the picnic table
the bathroom was way nicer than i expected and they have all the amenities you could need
we slept 7 adults (each in our own bed) very comfortably
jen put a lot of thought into details for an absolute comfortable stay
the wood burning stove kept us warm and the beds/blankets were extremely comfortable
it was very clean and well equipped
there are outdoor games fire pits hammocks and a clean spa like toilet and bath house
everything was super clean bathroom/shower were great and the beds were all super comfy
jen made sure everything was spotless before she left and it was very appreciated
it is big spacious and clean has everything you could need and is decorated perfectly
wonderful and interactive host
the hosts have created the perfect getaway
jen was a great host and very accommodating
the yurt was such an amazing experience jen is an attentive host and easy to communicate with
jen the host is easy to contact with her quick responses and clear communication
fantastic location well furnished huge
only wish we could have stayed longer truly a special place
perfect place for more of a group close-quarters camping
it’s a great place to bring a family together without distractions
fantastic place secluded property around 50 min from the zion east gate
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6. Stylish loft-style yurt in a beautiful scenery (from USD 385)

Staying at this stylish yurt for seven people does not feel like you are in a backcountry setting. You have a full kitchen, a dining area, a lounge, and a toilet and bath tastefully set up in a 900-square-feet (83.6-square-meter) space. Amenities such as WiFi, an air-conditioning unit, a heater, and a flat-screen television are available to keep you comfortable inside. The built-in upper loft contains two single beds and adds sophistication to the room. Outside, you get to enjoy 19 acres (7.6 hectares) of land filled with gullies and trees.

Escalante Yurt Lodging (Cedar yurt)
Escalante, Utah, United States
12 reviews
Yurt 5 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the a/c kept it cool even when it was over 100 outside
on top of that you can enjoy a deck bbq and very very comfortable beds
awesome breakfast for the next morning was set up when we arrived
the beds are so comfortable
sparkling clean and luxury
the cleanliness is especially impressive considering southern utah red sand
jan and scott were delightful hosts
jan is an amazing host and the property is nothing short of incredible
great location to tons of beautiful hikes
this was absolutely my kids favorite place we stayed during our week long trip to utah
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7. Elegant two-bedroom yurt that serves breakfasts (from USD 385)

Wow - this Airbnb yurt rental is nothing short of elegant. It is spacious for seven people with loft provisions. You have four beds, one bath, and an open layout covering the kitchen, the lounge, and the dining area. The outdoor floor is wooded so there’s lots of safe space for kids to play in. The property is located in Escalante, which is about 34 miles (54.7 kilometers) from Bryce Canyon. Explore and don’t miss out on the breathtaking Grand Staircase - Escalante, formed by the rocks that seem to look like stacked benches or a staircase.

Escalante Yurts - Cottonwood
Escalante, Utah, United States
7 reviews
Yurt 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it easily slept the 5 of us and had room to spare
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8. Gorgeous yurt on the hills with a balcony and swimming pool access (from USD 179)

Set on the hilly side of East Zion Resort, this gorgeous yurt rental sleeps five. It boasts a private bath with a tub, a breakfast nook, an outdoor dining area, and a kitchenette that includes a fridge, a microwave, a coffee maker, utensils, and silverware. Your balcony is spacious and overlooks lush greenery and a small community of about 100 other rustic houses, including other yurts. Staying in this yurt, you not only get to hike the hillside but also swim in a pool and socialize with others.

Yurt Overlook at East Zion Resort #3 (2 King Beds)
4 reviews
bungalow 5 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
it was clean close to hiking and roomy enough for my family of five
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Enjoy expansive mountain views in cozy yurts

Nature views that stretch out far and clear nighttime skies that reveal galaxies and constellations - these are experiences that a city apartment doesn’t have on offer. But the yurts in Bryce Canyon can. Take a break from your fast-paced life and explore the scenic canyon and river trails in Bryce Canyon. Book a stay at any of these best yurts near Bryce Canyon, Utah.

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Jahz is a Philippine-based writer who enjoys solo travels as much as group adventures. She believes that life is too short to be spent living in one place, so she makes it a point to experience a...Read more

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