I surprised 3 friends from England, who don't camp, with a night at Luxury Safari tents. It more than met our expectations! The staff were fantasti...
I surprised 3 friends from England, who don't camp, with a night at Luxury Safari tents. It more than met o...
Luxury Safari Tents in Enchanting Finger Lakes Region, Upstate New YorkIthaca, New York (United States) view map
Description of Glamping Units
Glamp in style in Upstate New York with these beautiful safari tents. Each safari tent is furnished with hardwood floors, a bed, a private balcony, mesh screening, battery powered lanterns, and unique furniture that brings pieces of the rest of the world right to this New York glamping site. After a day of exploring the incredible trails, perhaps guests will feel like a cocktail right on their very own balcony or a quick nap in a hammock within the trees. Whatever plan guests choose, these luxury safari tents in New York will help them disconnect from the busy life back home as they rejuvenate themselves and connect with others.
King Tents: These canvas safari tents measure 14'x16', and they all come equipped with a king-size bed, linens, writing desk and a private balcony. This is definitely luxury camping at its best. They are located along a small ravine in the woods.
King Electric: These canvas safari tents come with the same as a normal king and electricity.
Double Queen Tent: These canvas safari tents measure 16'x20' and they all come equipped with two queen-size beds, linens, and a private balcony. These tents are located near a small pond and are also close to the bathhouse.
Double Queen Electric: These canvas safari tents come with two Queen-size beds and electricity. Read More
- Double bed
- King-size bed
- Linens provided
- Queen-size bed
- Sofa bed/Futon
Guests' stay at this glamping site in Upstate New York includes a continental breakfast, which is served in the lounge tent from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. daily. The lounge tent is also where guests will find reception and check-in, as well as a 24-hour beverage station with coffee, tea, and snacks for the trails. The lounge tent is a communal area for reading, games, and relaxation. It also has a phone charging station.
The glamping site’s bathhouse is a one- to two-minute walk from the tent.
There are also campfires that are attended to daily in the morning and the evening.
- Deck or balcony
- Fire pit
- Patio furniture
- Shared bathroom
Location + Surroundings
This beautiful Upstate New York glampsite sits peacefully in the city of Ithaca, which is the gateway to the refreshing Finger Lakes region. The tents themselves sit on the trailhead to Buttermilk Falls, which is part of the Finger Lakes Trail system and well-known for its inspiring gorges, waterfalls, and swimming holes. Read More
For an additional fee, guests can have access to locker rooms, steam showers, sauna, and bathrooms at the spa, which is just a short walk away, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
This property also has a yoga space where they hold classes for guests and locals. Everyone has the unique opportunity to practice asana yoga flows outside, until the first October frost. All levels are welcome and even absolute beginners are encouraged to participate. Read More
- Bird watching
- Hot air balloon
- Water sports
- Wine tasting
- Winter sports
Because of this Upstate New York glampsite’s location on the trailhead to Buttermilk Falls, guests will certainly be able to take advantage of the incredible surroundings and trails. Go for a hike and admire the surrounding beauty, and discover the vineyards and waterfalls of the Finger Lakes. The site’s staff will provide guests with maps and trail snacks, as well as recommendations with their favorite adventures in the area.
If guests don't want to venture too far from the glamping site, they can also stop by the lounge tent, where they'll be able to relax, play games, read, play Bocce ball, or hang out by the communal campfire.
If guests would like to treat themselves a bit while glamping, there are certainly a few nearby sites of interest like the August Moon Spa, which boasts its own locally made line of beauty products, and wonderful restaurants like the Bistro at La Tourelle and the John Thomas Steakhouse.
Don’t forget that there is a complimentary wine hour each evening, which is the perfect moment for a glass of something good while watching the sun go down. At night, guests can head over to the campfire, the perfect place to snack on a homemade s`more and enjoy everyone’s company.
If glampers aren't quite exactly sure what they'd like to do while glamping in New York, they can also ask the staff at the glampsite—they’re full of ideas to share. There are numerous things to do in and around this area. Apart from the natural beauty of the lakes, gorges, and parks, there are a plethora of restaurants, farms, and markets to visit.
- It is at the discretion of each individual host as to whether the booking can be rescheduled to another available date. If you cancel at any time, you will not receive any refund.
This glamping property’s revenue goes towards projects that cause minimal disturbance to the land like vineyards, farms, and lodges.
Please note there is no electricity in the safari tents.
While this glamping site will provide many comforts, guests are advised to bring additional things, including boots for outside, slippers for inside, hiking gear, a backpack, additional layers of clothing, a book or board game, toiletry bag for visits to the bathhouse, and a flashlight.
Glampers are advised that on the weekends this property requires a two-night minimum stay. Read More