Probably the best alternative accommodation we've seen. The artistic talent and details of the Hobbit are amazing. The hosts are lovely! The surro...
Probably the best alternative accommodation we've seen. The artistic talent and details of the Hobbit are ...
Description of Glamping Units
This 'hobbit' themed rental is located in Quebec, Canada, and offers guests an eco-friendly, rustic camping stay in a unique structure. The hobbit rental can sleep up to four guests, and arrangements can be made to accommodate an extra child too.
Guests will have a propane stove for cooking, with all of the necessary utensils to prepare a delicious home-cooked meal. In the winter, the wood-burning stove keeps the rental warm and cozy and creates a snug atmosphere. The host is committed to a vision of sustainability, and there is an environmentally friendly composting toilet, shower, and a full bathroom provided. Lighting in the rental is supplied by solar panels. Glampers can share stories in the evening around an open fire and roast marshmallows, as there is a fire pit in the garden. A large bundle of wood can be purchased from the host for an additional $5 fee.
Check-in is at 14.00 and check-out is at 11.00. Read More
- Fire pit
- Wood-burning stove
Guests can truly reconnect with nature and leave their daily routines behind at this site. The host is committed to a vision of sustainability, so there is no electricity at in the accommodations, and all energy and lights are supplied via the solar panels. Each property has a clean, eco-friendly composting toilet and a woodland path leading up to it.
The accommodations also have wood-burning stoves to keep glampers cozy, a propane stove, and cooking equipment to enjoy a home-cooked meal.
Location + Surroundings
This glamping site is tucked away in the small village of Nominingue, in Quebec. The cities of Ottawa and Montreal are an accessible two-and-a-half hours away by car, making this a great place for a weekend getaway. Set near the Grand Lac Nominingue, guests can enjoy stunning views of the Laurentian Mountains. The Rouge-Matawin Wildlife Reserve is close by, and glampers can take advantage of the stunning Rivière-Rouge, just ten minutes from the site. Read More
The host will provide all mattresses, pillows, and one cart/sled free of charge at this glamping site. Linens can be hired out from the host for a small additional fee.
Glampers will be spoiled for choice when it comes to outdoor activities at this site. The forests and rivers provide ample hiking, biking, cycling, and golfing opportunities in the summer; and in the winter, snow transforms this woodland into excellent terrain for dog sledding.
At Nominingue golf club, guests can take try the 18-hole golf course, and guests can rent equipment and take lessons. In the nearby forest, a former railway track was transformed into a cycling path and roller-skating track, which stretches for miles.
In the summer months, there is a beautiful sand beach along Nominingue Lake where guests can relax and enjoy a supervised swimming. Guests can also partake in volleyball, petanque, ping-pong and buoy rafting. There are opportunities to rent a boat, go windsurfing, or enjoy canoeing, kayaking, and sailing along the nearby lake.
The host is more than happy to coordinate many outdoor activities and oversee the supply of equipment, for a small additional fee. Please contact the host for more information.
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
Pets are welcome at this glamping site, but guests are asked not to leave them unattended in their accommodation.
Guests are advised that their accommodation is set in the woods about a half of a mile from the parking lot. Therefore, there will be a small but scenic walk to the accommodation from the car.
This host advises guests to travel light, carry nothing superfluous: choose backpacks rather than suitcases.
Select Winter photos by Louise Claire Johnson Read More