Teepees, Tents and Yurts: 9 U.S. Getaways

Teepees, Tents and Yurts: 9 U.S. Getaways

Adrienne Breaux
Jul 6, 2011

If the idea of staying in a 5 star hotel for your next vacation sounds nice, but the thought of getting to rough it in a tent, teepee or yurt sounds magical, you might be interested in the list of places we've rounded up for you. The best part of these spots, besides the gorgeous natural surroundings, is you don't have to pack in your own accommodations!

There's a lovely trend in vacation stays that really picked up steam a few years ago, and it's the notion of being surrounded by nature but still retaining a few creature comforts. We don't know if we'd call any of these nine places in the U.S. "glamping" trips (we imagine there'd still be potential bug run-ins at a least a few of these places), but they're certainly a little more luxurious than hiking in with your own tent and supplies. Spread out across the nation, there seems to be a yurt, tent or teepee option for whatever sort of landscape you're looking for. Where will you head to first?

Top Row:
1) The Resort at Paws Uptent camping in Montana
2, 3) El Cosmicotent and yurt camping in Marfa, Texas
4) Cedar House Inn & Yurtsyurt camping in Georgia
5) Dunton Hot Springs Hotelteepee and cabin luxury camping in Colorado

Bottom Row:
6) Yurt Home and Gardensyurt living in Hawaii
7) Frost Mountain Yurtsyurt camping in Maine
8) Oz Farm Cabinsyurt and dome camping in California
9) Wigwam Motel"camping" in wigwam-shaped buildings in California
10) El Capitan Canyonsafari tent camping in California

Give us the teepee, luxury tent and yurt dirt: Are they fun? Worth the money? A try-it-once-but-never-again thing? Let us know!

Tent Hotels
Amazing Tents & Tipis
Suburban Tipi
Trailers, Yurts & Teepees at El Cosmico Lodging
Luxury Camping: Dunton Hot Springs
Roughing It: Tent Bedrooms
5 Yurt Escapes

Images: 1: The Resort at Paws Up website; 2, 3: El Cosmico website; 4: Cedar House Inn & Yurts website; 5: Dunton Hot Springs Hotel website; 6: Yurt Home and Gardens website; 7: Frost Mountain Yurts website; 8: Oz Farm Cabins website; 9: Wigwam Motel website and 10: El Capitan Canyon website.

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