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· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed
Set in Nominingue, Canada, this tipi rental is surrounded by verdant forest. The tipi has been lovingly hand-crafted by local architects, and the interior and flooring are entirely wooden. The accommodation certainly feels spacious, and guests can bask in the luxury of two double beds fitted with comfortable mattresses. The host requests that glampers bring their own bedding. Cooking facilities are provided in the tipi, including a propane stove to make a delicious home-cooked meal.
Outside the tipi, there is an environmentally friendly composting toilet, and a fire pit to light a bonfire and roast some marshmallows. The host can provide a large bundle of wood for these purposes at additional cost of $5. Whatever the season, this tipi is the perfect rental for a rural retreat in the forests of Quebec. Read More
- Fire pit
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.
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.
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
- Whitewater rafting
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.
- Infants allowed Under 2 years old
- Children allowed 2-12 years old
- Pets allowed
- No parties
- 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