It's Glamping Season: 8 Amazing Accommodations Around the World
It's Glamping Season!
As the temperatures (finally) dip and those first fall leaves begin to turn, it's only natural to yearn for some quality time in the great outdoors. If traditional camping seems a bit too rustic for your tastes, check out these 8 fabulous "glamping" spots handpicked by TripAdvisor Vacation Rentals.
A waterfront tent on Vancouver Island is part of Smith Chalets Bed and Breakfast and offers cool canvas accommodations decorated in vintage furnishings.
Sleeps 2, from $76 per night
The waterfront tents sit beside Cowichan Lake and come with a barbecue, stove and (surprise!) Wifi.
Vintage Allur in Asheville, NC
Get a taste of mid-century travel in this 1965 Airstream near the charming towns of Asheville and Weaverville.
Sleeps 2, from $150 per night (3-night minimum)
The bright white design makes the inside feel spacious enough to hang out in, and modern must-haves like a refrigerator and cooktop ensure you won't be roughing it.
Mountain Views Down Under
Looking for an adventurous stay farther afield? New Zealand's Wilding Pines offers "luxury lotus belle" tents with views across the lake to Mt. Gold.
Sleeps 8, from $451 per night
Art Deco Interiors
The cheerful and spacious interiors feature a range of rustic furnishings, fairy lights and LED candles to set a romantic or festive mood.
A Funky Mash-Up in Canada
For a completely unique accomodation, check out the Tin Poppy in British Columbia. The vintage trailer encased in a little house with a screened in porch is off the grid and completely solar powered.
Sleeps up to 8, from $165 per night
The interior spaces combine for a whopping 1,200 square feet of living area. The property is available in all seasons and offers biking and fishing in the summer months, and cross country skiing in winter.
Tubulur Rooms in the English Countryside
Forget tents, these glamping "pods," located in an old orchard in Cornwall, U.K., are too cute to pass up.
Sleeps 4, from $92 per night.
Beauty Inside and Out
The tubular rooms are lined in warm wood, but the real attraction is the deck, where guests can enjoy epic stargazing opportunities thanks to the area's low light pollution.
Caravan Life in New Zealand
Ever imagined a bath under the stars? An outdoor tub is just one of the unique features of this 7-acre outpost in Ruby Bay, New Zealand.
Sleeps 3, from $100 per night
Cool and Colorful Accomodations
The site is actually a compound of "caravans" for sleeping, lounging, and cooking and dining with plenty of quirky style.
A Hut on Wheels in England
An adorable shepherd's cabin in Somerset is the picture of English country living with a tiny house twist.
Sleeps 2, from $165 per night
Style to Spare
The owner of this petite retreat in Somerset calls it the "hut couture" and with good reason. The interiors feature a collection of light wood furnishings and pale country accents.
On the Road in the U.K.
Camp out or get on the road in this vintage VW van turned camper in Eaton, England. The rear seat converts into a bed to sleep two, and curtains can be closed for privacy.
Sleeps 2, from $226 per night
Amazingly this tiny space comes with all the amenities you could need: cooking necessities, blankets and chairs are included, and bike racks, tents and camp beds can be added on.