Extraordinary Glamping Family Reunions

By Hayley Donigan

There is no better setting for appreciating what truly matters in life than peaceful, secluded nature—this is exactly why family reunions are made better with glamping.

We've handpicked some of the best family-friendly vacation rentals just for you. Not only are they comfortable, but they're encircled by stunning wildlife, creating a unique atmosphere where families can have fun together and bond.

These large vacation rentals for family reunions give groups all the space they need to get together in the great outdoors, and they are completely kid friendly, ensuring everyone in the family will have a fantastic time.



Let’s start with tipis. These kid-friendly tipi rentals are an outstanding way to get the whole family involved. Who wouldn’t want to embrace their inner-children selves, and venture into a time of the past? While parents relax and soak in stunning views, kids can make their own fun the old-fashioned way—out in the fresh air. After a fun-filled day outdoors, these cozy tipis are a unique way for your whole tribe to get a good night’s sleep with nature right at their doorstep.

Our top picks:

Quirky Zen-Tipis Pitched at Charismatic Zen Retreat, Oregon

Luxury Camping Tipis near Siskiyou National Forest, Oregon


For those who love the idea of having only canvas separating them from rugged wilderness, luxury tents are another option for hosting a family reunion. These child-friendly tent rentals provide comfort and luxury, as well as a unique way to enjoy lush wildlife surroundings with the whole family. Guests will be impressed with the amenities provided in these vacation rentals, and they will have access to all that nature has to offer—horseback riding, hiking, and canoeing opportunities will be just a stone’s throw away.

Our top picks:

Lovely Safari Cabin Tent near Warner Springs, California

Luxury Tents near Wallowa Lake in Oregon


Who could forget luxury yurts, which are spacious, cozy, and most importantly, unique? No one would argue with spending the night under the stars in a glamping yurt because it offers a completely unusual camping experience—just the sort of touch a family reunion needs. These vacation rentals are tucked away near national forests and parks, and they are a great place for family gatherings because guests can go exploring together by day and cook meals on their barbecue by night.


Our top picks:

Beautiful Riverside Yurts near Washington DC, Virginia

Cozy Yurts on Cape Breton Island, Canada

Elegant Yurts Tucked Beneath Oak Trees on California Rance

Only the closest families know the secret to having a successful reunion—finding a family-friendly vacation spot that has something to offer each person. There is no need for everyone to do the same thing during a group retreat, especially when all of the family members are bound to have different interests. By having a glamping family reunion, guests will have a large selection of outdoor activities right at their fingertips.

Ultimately, a glamping family reunion will help everyone have an exceptional (and unforgettable!) time bonding as a family.