Types of Glamping

From barns and cabins, to tree houses and caves, there are all sorts of types of glamping. You’ll find each one described below, along with a link to start browsing through each one. While each of them is unique and distinct in its own way, you can count on unique structures and an incomparable access to nature.

Tree Houses
Tree Houses
424 accommodations in the hub

Tree houses are not just for kids! Built high in the branches of a tree, a tree house is a typically wooden structure that ...

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Tree Houses

Tree Houses

425 accommodations in the hub

Tree houses are not just for kids! Built high in the branches of a tree, a tree house is a typically wooden structure that utilizes the shapes of the trunk and the strongest boughs to create a horizontal space in ...

Yurts
Yurts
490 accommodations in the hub

Historically built to withstand the long winters of Mongolia, the elements are easily shaken off by this crafty structure. A yurt has a low, ...

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Yurts

Yurts

490 accommodations in the hub

Historically built to withstand the long winters of Mongolia, the elements are easily shaken off by this crafty structure. A yurt has a low, wide, cylindrical base that is constructed with expandable sections of wooden latticework. The roof is a ...

Safari Tents
Safari Tents
541 accommodations in the hub

The idea of the safari tent was probably imagined hundreds of years ago. Kings, nomads, hunters and vacationers alike have found good use of ...

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Safari Tents

Safari Tents

559 accommodations in the hub

The idea of the safari tent was probably imagined hundreds of years ago. Kings, nomads, hunters and vacationers alike have found good use of this sensible and portable lodging. Today, safari tents are the premier lodging for upscale African safari ...

Tipis
Tipis
187 accommodations in the hub

The tipi, commonly traced back to the migratory American Indians, is an ingeniously simple compilation of only a few raw materials. Wooden poles erected ...

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Tipis

Tipis

190 accommodations in the hub

The tipi, commonly traced back to the migratory American Indians, is an ingeniously simple compilation of only a few raw materials. Wooden poles erected in a triangular shape and tied together at the top form the skeleton of the structure. ...

Domes
Domes
158 accommodations in the hub

Domes are modern constructions in the shape of, well, a dome. They can be constructed from a combination of materials including wood, iron and ...

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Domes

Domes

158 accommodations in the hub

Domes are modern constructions in the shape of, well, a dome. They can be constructed from a combination of materials including wood, iron and steel or first-rate technology, such as high resistance PVC-Polyester fabric. Most, if not all domes, are ...

Pods
Pods
132 accommodations in the hub

Pods are the ultimate glamping choice. With a wooden, semi-circle shape, they are built entirely of local, natural, or recycled resources. Pods provide excellent ...

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Pods

Pods

133 accommodations in the hub

Pods are the ultimate glamping choice. With a wooden, semi-circle shape, they are built entirely of local, natural, or recycled resources. Pods provide excellent protection from wind and rain alike while still retaining a cozy and homey feel inside. Their ...

Nature Lodges
Nature Lodges
6093 accommodations in the hub

Nature lodges are multi-unit structures like hotels, resorts, and lodges, located in nature and surrounded by wilderness. Booking a nature lodge allows glampers to ...

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Nature Lodges

Nature Lodges

6,089 accommodations in the hub

Nature lodges are multi-unit structures like hotels, resorts, and lodges, located in nature and surrounded by wilderness. Booking a nature lodge allows glampers to feel completely immersed in the natural landscape while still enjoying all of the comforts one expects ...

Caves
Caves
78 accommodations in the hub

It might sound a bit, well, cave-man, to stay in a cave, but these natural underground spaces transport you back to a simpler time ...

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Caves

Caves

78 accommodations in the hub

It might sound a bit, well, cave-man, to stay in a cave, but these natural underground spaces transport you back to a simpler time without advanced technology. Beds, tables and lanterns are added to create a cozy and comfortable stay. ...

Barns
Barns
176 accommodations in the hub

Barns were originally constructed as agricultural buildings on farms that held anything from crops to livestock like cows, pigs, chickens, horses and more. But ...

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Barns

Barns

175 accommodations in the hub

Barns were originally constructed as agricultural buildings on farms that held anything from crops to livestock like cows, pigs, chickens, horses and more. But these restored and refurbished barns have been turned into quite comfortable and luxurious accommodations for the ...

Huts
Huts
440 accommodations in the hub

Huts can be made of straw, wood, snow, stone, grass, palm leaves, ice, branches, hides or fabric. As you can see, they have a ...

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Huts

Huts

441 accommodations in the hub

Huts can be made of straw, wood, snow, stone, grass, palm leaves, ice, branches, hides or fabric. As you can see, they have a wide variety of materials used as well as environments that those materials are specific for. They ...

Igloos
Igloos
4 accommodations in the hub

An igloo is a dome-shaped house, usually built of blocks of solid snow. They were originally built by the Inuit, the indigenous people of ...

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Igloos

Igloos

4 accommodations in the hub

An igloo is a dome-shaped house, usually built of blocks of solid snow. They were originally built by the Inuit, the indigenous people of the Arctic regions of Greenland, Canada and the United States. They used to use whalebone and ...

Cabins
Cabins
12308 accommodations in the hub

A “cabin” in the glamping world is not just your run-of-the-mill, taxidermy-filled wooden bungalow or pre-fab Lincoln Log shelter. Take the Tent Cabin, for ...

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Cabins

Cabins

12,258 accommodations in the hub

A “cabin” in the glamping world is not just your run-of-the-mill, taxidermy-filled wooden bungalow or pre-fab Lincoln Log shelter. Take the Tent Cabin, for example. Solid timber walls and flooring provide a barrier between you and the elements, but the ...

Cabooses
Cabooses
64 accommodations in the hub

Cabooses were used in the olden days as relatively comfortable accommodations on trains. They were placed at the end of a freight train and ...

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Cabooses

Cabooses

64 accommodations in the hub

Cabooses were used in the olden days as relatively comfortable accommodations on trains. They were placed at the end of a freight train and had many functions including providing shelter for the crew or other passengers, serving as a conductor’s ...

Villas
Villas
675 accommodations in the hub

Villas are luxurious country residences, usually on the larger size. In Roman times, only the elite or very upper-class citizens lived in villas but ...

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Villas

Villas

674 accommodations in the hub

Villas are luxurious country residences, usually on the larger size. In Roman times, only the elite or very upper-class citizens lived in villas but after the fall of the Roman Empire, they took on a different function. They became small ...

Tented Cabins
Tented Cabins
392 accommodations in the hub

Structured like a cabin but with the feel of a tent, these tented cabins are the perfect mix of luxury and camping. Tented cabins ...

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Tented Cabins

Tented Cabins

394 accommodations in the hub

Structured like a cabin but with the feel of a tent, these tented cabins are the perfect mix of luxury and camping. Tented cabins are partially made of wood and partially made of canvas, and the structure itself resembles both ...

Containers
Containers
51 accommodations in the hub

Containers have quickly become a huge accommodation trend thanks to their modern architecture and design. Shipping containers are being converted into houses and placed ...

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Containers

Containers

54 accommodations in the hub

Containers have quickly become a huge accommodation trend thanks to their modern architecture and design. Shipping containers are being converted into houses and placed in the most marvelous landscapes. Once you are inside a container you will realize they are ...

Beach Houses
Beach Houses
1263 accommodations in the hub

The idea of waking up to the melodic sounds of waves and chants of birds, is an irresistible one, especially if the beach is ...

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Beach Houses

Beach Houses

1,266 accommodations in the hub

The idea of waking up to the melodic sounds of waves and chants of birds, is an irresistible one, especially if the beach is at your doorstep. Enjoy uninterrupted views and watch the sun fade into the ocean every day. ...

A-Frames
A-Frames
231 accommodations in the hub

Turn your next cabin vacation into one to really remember by staying in a unique A-frame cabin like no other. A-frame cabins feature steeply ...

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A-Frames

A-Frames

232 accommodations in the hub

Turn your next cabin vacation into one to really remember by staying in a unique A-frame cabin like no other. A-frame cabins feature steeply angled sides to give the accommodation the form of the letter A. With its stylish shape, ...

Towers
Towers
36 accommodations in the hub

Towers can be defined as tall, narrow structures that may stand apart from or be attached to another structure. This includes lighthouses, windmills, silos, ...

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Towers

Towers

36 accommodations in the hub

Towers can be defined as tall, narrow structures that may stand apart from or be attached to another structure. This includes lighthouses, windmills, silos, and lookout towers. When these structures are seamlessly tucked into nature, it makes for a lovely ...

Log Cabins
Log Cabins
1472 accommodations in the hub

These cabins are made from whole or split logs. Nothing says comfort, relaxation, and escape quite like one of these cabins does. Rent a ...

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Log Cabins

Log Cabins

1,471 accommodations in the hub

These cabins are made from whole or split logs. Nothing says comfort, relaxation, and escape quite like one of these cabins does. Rent a log cabin with a big group of friends, or plan a romantic getaway for two. However ...

Luxury Tents
Luxury Tents
716 accommodations in the hub

Sleeping in a tent is the ultimate way to connect with the world around you. You'll have a front-row seat to the beautiful surroundings, ...

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Luxury Tents

Luxury Tents

717 accommodations in the hub

Sleeping in a tent is the ultimate way to connect with the world around you. You'll have a front-row seat to the beautiful surroundings, and at night, you can let nature's sounds sing you to sleep. With real beds and ...

Vacation Rentals
Vacation Rentals
2094 accommodations in the hub

Sometimes, camping just isn't enough. It's not enough to get out into the middle of an open wilderness, then waste an afternoon setting up ...

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Vacation Rentals

Vacation Rentals

2,097 accommodations in the hub

Sometimes, camping just isn't enough. It's not enough to get out into the middle of an open wilderness, then waste an afternoon setting up a tent—you want to stay in style and sleep in comfort. It's not enough to just ...

Cottages
Cottages
3612 accommodations in the hub

Tucked away from everything else, cottages provide the ultimate retreat. Cottages are defined as an accommodation made of brick and mortar, or stone, but ...

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Cottages

Cottages

3,611 accommodations in the hub

Tucked away from everything else, cottages provide the ultimate retreat. Cottages are defined as an accommodation made of brick and mortar, or stone, but they are not made of wood. Though they are typically found in the countryside, they can ...

Airstreams
Airstreams
133 accommodations in the hub

Airstreams stand out from any other accommodation. The aluminum vehicles are icons among travel trailers because of their aluminum exteriors and all the comforts ...

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Airstreams

Airstreams

133 accommodations in the hub

Airstreams stand out from any other accommodation. The aluminum vehicles are icons among travel trailers because of their aluminum exteriors and all the comforts of home found inside. Airstreams will spark the travel-in-style side of you for they are designed ...

Bubbles
Bubbles
11 accommodations in the hub

Bubbles, like domes, are circular-shaped, domed accommodations; however, different from domes, bubbles also have some portion of transparent material covering them. This way, you ...

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Bubbles

Bubbles

27 accommodations in the hub

Bubbles, like domes, are circular-shaped, domed accommodations; however, different from domes, bubbles also have some portion of transparent material covering them. This way, you can go glamping under the stars! Of course, while bubbles are a great way to get ...

Bell Tents
Bell Tents
399 accommodations in the hub

Bell tents can be defined as cone-shaped tents with a single central supporting pole. Make your childhood dreams come true by booking a beautiful ...

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Bell Tents

Bell Tents

410 accommodations in the hub

Bell tents can be defined as cone-shaped tents with a single central supporting pole. Make your childhood dreams come true by booking a beautiful bell tent decked out with luxurious amenities. With real beds, nightstands, and light, leave your sleeping ...

Hobbit Houses
Hobbit Houses
16 accommodations in the hub

These hobbit inspired accommodations are quite exceptional. As the famous book describes them, hobbit houses are not just holes in the ground. They are ...

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Hobbit Houses

Hobbit Houses

16 accommodations in the hub

These hobbit inspired accommodations are quite exceptional. As the famous book describes them, hobbit houses are not just holes in the ground. They are cozy, homey and comfy structures built into hillsides with natural materials that harmoniously integrate with the ...

Tiny Houses
Tiny Houses
314 accommodations in the hub

Sleep small, dream big. Glamping in a tiny house is an experience not to be missed. Whether nestled in a woodland or lakeside, these ...

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Tiny Houses

Tiny Houses

316 accommodations in the hub

Sleep small, dream big. Glamping in a tiny house is an experience not to be missed. Whether nestled in a woodland or lakeside, these little houses are perfectly formed. Offering all the amenities of a hotel suite, glampers can enjoy ...

Floating Homes
Floating Homes
125 accommodations in the hub

Glamping on water involves a structure either floating directly on the water or supported above water level by columns or stilts of some sort. ...

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Floating Homes

Floating Homes

99 accommodations in the hub

Glamping on water involves a structure either floating directly on the water or supported above water level by columns or stilts of some sort. Whether it’s an anchored houseboat, a yacht, or a floating cabin, glamping on water brings a ...

Caravans
Caravans
411 accommodations in the hub

Funky and eclectic, glamping in a caravan is a unique way to enjoy the world around you. Usually made of wood and tucked right ...

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Caravans

Caravans

416 accommodations in the hub

Funky and eclectic, glamping in a caravan is a unique way to enjoy the world around you. Usually made of wood and tucked right into nature, caravans could be used to classify covered wagons, gypsy caravans, roulottes, or trailers. They ...

Castles
Castles
23 accommodations in the hub

Want to go back to the times of kings and queens? Well, with these castles, you can! These castles all over the world, once ...

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Castles

Castles

24 accommodations in the hub

Want to go back to the times of kings and queens? Well, with these castles, you can! These castles all over the world, once inhabited royals, are truly the definition of luxury accommodation in the great outdoors. Create your own ...

Boats
Boats
32 accommodations in the hub

Imagine waking up and being able to immediately jump into the water. These boat rentals showcase a new way to go glamping and are ...

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Boats

Boats

37 accommodations in the hub

Imagine waking up and being able to immediately jump into the water. These boat rentals showcase a new way to go glamping and are one of the best ways to get outside and explore. Check out the best glamping boats ...

Private Islands
Private Islands
31 accommodations in the hub

Why rent a villa on an island when you can go one step further? This category takes the idea of luxury camping to another ...

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Private Islands

Private Islands

31 accommodations in the hub

Why rent a villa on an island when you can go one step further? This category takes the idea of luxury camping to another level, giving glampers the chance to rent not just a beautiful island accommodation, but to actually ...