Unique 16-Foot Yurt Rentals on Potomac River in Great Cacapon, West Virginia

Great Cacapon, West Virginia (United States)

Unique 16-Foot Yurt Rentals on Potomac River in Great Cacapon, West Virginia

2 units
12 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
Pets allowed
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Hosted by Teresa
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  • Joined in 2015
  • Response rate: 100%
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  • More than 50 bookings

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  • Kid-friendly
  • Pets allowed
  • Barbecue
These two unique, 16-foot yurt rentals are located along the banks of the Potomac River in scenic, peaceful Great Cacapon, West Virginia. They feature full-size beds with plush linens, accommodating up two guests. Additional guests, up to a maximum capacity of six, can be accommodated with the addition of camp-style bunk cots. These yurts are perfect for small families or for a couple looking for a dreamy, quiet getaway.

Each yurt offers a shelving unit, bedside tables with lamps, and comfortable chairs. The yurts will be stocked with fans or baseboard heaters, dependent on the weather. Both yurts feature five large, zippered windows with screens, which can be rolled up to allow the fresh air in. Guests will have to bring their own towels and toiletries.

All yurts have access to the shared grill pavilion, bathhouse, overlook deck, and grounds, which includes trails, ball fields, and the riverfront. Guests will also be able to use the communal river kitchen, which comes with a refrigerator, a freezer, an icemaker, a double oven, a microwave, and a coffeemaker. The kitchen has heating and air conditioning, seating for 20 people, a full bathroom, and a rear deck with more seating that overlooks the Potomac River.


  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Bunk bed
  • Water
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Linens and pillows
  • Parking
  • Fan
  • Dining table
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Tea kettle
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Blender
  • Toaster
  • Icemaker
  • Freezer
  • Dining room
  • Fire pit
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Games
Do not miss out on the incredible view of the Potomac River from the incredible 60' overlooking deck. The bathhouse, for all glampers, has four full individual clean bathrooms which each include a hot shower, sink and flush toilet, outdoor shower, and outdoor sink/laundry tub for washing.

The onsite River Kitchen is fully functioning with a sink, double over, stove top, microwave, coffee pot, fridge, freezer, ice maker, and dishware. The dining area has room to seat 20-24 guests. Guests do no have to worry about the temperature in the dining room when there is air conditioning and a heater. From the restaurant, guests will get a fabulous view of the river.

Also onsite is a grill pavilion with two grills. This area has its own coffee pot, toaster, microwave, and screen kitchen with running cold-only water. This area can seat up to 20 guests.

For parties or weddings, this glamping site will provide a tent that can seat up to 50 guests. While it includes tables and chairs, the entire cost of the event runs up to $175 for one to two days. More information can be given when calling the property to organize party details.

Let's not leave out the majestic quarter mile of riverfront that glampers have complete and private access to. Perfect for kayaks, canoes, and tubes, the ponds and pools along the riverfront are a great area for glampers to enter the water and encounter some river wildlife. With plenty of space for relaxation and ball fields for games, glampers will absolutely love the facilities at this glamping site. Ending the day around the community campfire is a great way to bond with the fellow glamping guests.

Guest Services

  • Cafe
Offered at this site are the following: kayaking lessons, nature hikes, educational programs, float trips, shuttles, meal plans, retreats, family reunions, and weddings.

This glamping sight can accommodate groups of up to 40-50 guests overnight, which makes it great for youth groups, family events, and retreats. Guests can inquire about this upon booking request.

Location + Surroundings

The forested valley that contains the Potomac River in West Virginia is a nature lover’s dream. This glamping site has a quarter mile of riverfront along the beautiful Potomac River, six acres of open fields, meadows, and gardens, and eight acres of forest. Opposite the river is 47,000 acres of Green Ridge State Forest and Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park, both of which are expansive spaces that allow guests to explore the natural wildlife of the region. This site is just a two and a half hour drive from Washington, D.C., and Baltimore for glampers looking to get sneak off into the wilderness. Although it is too cold to visit during the winter, this site is open all spring, summer, and fall, for glampers to explore and adore.


  • Water sports
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Golfing

This family-friendly luxury camping site offers a selection of activities that will appeal to all interests. There are various spots for adults to relax in the outdoors while the kids play ball games or go on scavenger hunts, and guests can make a fresh salad for lunch from the vegetables in the organic garden. The allows guests to go tubing, kayaking, canoeing, swimming, snorkeling, and fishing, and the many trails in the area provide ample hiking and biking. This glamping site also has opportunities for outdoor education, as well as healing and creative arts.

Guests visiting this glamping site can arrive by car, canoe, bike, or on foot. In addition, this site can coordinate with guests to canoe them (and their bikes or gear) from and to the C&O Canal (mile 152), so they can continue their tow path biking and hiking journeys.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed additional charge
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Accessibility & Safety

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible bathroom

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 24 hours
Flexible: You will receive a full refund if you cancel 24 hours or more prior to check-in.

Additional Information

The accommodations are pet-friendly for up to two dogs, and an additional fee per dog will apply.

Rates vary by season. There is an additional fee per extra guest, per night during both peak season and off season. Children two and under stay for free.

There is an additional fee of $5 per person per day for use of the communal kitchen, and guests should inquire about reserving the kitchen upon booking.

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