Lovely Outdoor Safari Rental for Romantic Vacation near Ithaca, New YorkSouth New Berlin, New York (United States)
Lovely Outdoor Safari Rental for Romantic Vacation near Ithaca, New York
Inside the spacious tent, there two large chests of drawers that double as bedside tables, a plush armchair, and a table with chairs. Here, glampers will have no problem storing their belongings, reading a novel, or enjoying breakfast or a cup of coffee in the morning.
Outside, there are armchairs on the deck so glampers can enjoy a morning brew or an evening beverage while watching the sunset over the forest. Glampers can also relax around the glamping site in the hammock park while reading a book and spend their evenings around the fire pit roasting marshmallows and sharing stories with guests in the neighboring tents.
Guests should note that this stunning vacation rental is only available during the NY Goat Yoga retreats. The next upcoming dates are Aug 7-9 and Aug 28-30. For more information, guests can inquire with the host.
- Queen-size bed
- Linens and pillows
- Fire pit
- Outdoor furniture
- Picnic area
Outside, glampers will find a fire pit and plenty of garden space to roam around. Additionally, there is a volleyball court and a hammock park so there is plenty of space for guests to relax and unwind under the beautiful sun and enjoy some alone time away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
Location + Surroundings
Gilbertsville is thriving in historic and cultural beauty and a visit is not complete without visiting the Major's Inn, a historic former inn and tavern. Butternut Valley is very close to the rental and is not only rich in landscapes and views but also in history. It is filled with beautiful farmland, rivers, and creeks, as well as majestic mountains all around. Cooperstown Beverage Train and Ommegang Brewery are just some of the attractions close to the rental, and glampers are welcome to explore the many more antique shops, fine restaurants, and lovely boutiques in the area.
For those who would like to explore the surrounding area more, Norwich is just 15 minutes away, Oneonta is 25 minutes away while glampers can travel 40 minutes to get to Cooperstown. For those who would like to travel a little further for the day, Syracuse is an hour and a half drive away, Albany is less than two hours away and vibrant New York City is three and a half hours away.
The closest airport to this rental is Lt. Warren E. Eaton Airport which is about 30 minutes away and Syracuse Hancock International Airport is under two hours from the glamping rental.
- Horseback riding
- Wine tasting
- Wildlife watching
- Feeding animals
Glampers can spend their days lounging around the property or exploring the beautiful forests that surround the area. General Jacob Morris State Forest and Wagner Farm State Forest are just a few moments from the rental and are ideal for those looking to take part in longer trails hikes. There are also a number of creeks in close proximity, including Coye Brook and Butternut Creek, both of which are ideal for picnics or leisurely strolls.
One of the most unique and sought-after activities on this glamping site is goat yoga, which happens to be one of New York's very first. Friendly goats wander and jump on participants as they go about their normal yoga stretches and poses which will not only relieve some of the guest's tension but also be sure to put a smile on their faces and entertain the whole group.
On the luxury property, there are a number of activities guests can enjoy and take part in, including swinging on a hammock, reading, playing volleyball, playing games, and stargazing.
For a day trip away from Gilbertsville, there are a number of cities including New Berlin which is just 20 minutes away. Here, glampers can visit the many wildlife reserves in the area, as well as the Rustic Ridge Winery, the Wold Mountain Nature Center, the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, and the Northeast Classic Car Museum.
Check-in: 12:00 PM
Check-out: 12:00 PM
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
Some spaces are shared
There are 10 accommodations situated on the property that are spaced close together; however, each provides their own privacy when required.
There is a 3% charge added to credit card transactions.
Check-in and check-out are both at noon.
Smoking is not permitted inside the tent.
Pets are not allowed at the glamping site.