Charming Yurt Nestled in Unaweep Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado

Yurt in Whitewater, CO

8 guests • 3 beds

5.0
9 reviews

Nestled away in Unaweep Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado, this charming yurt is encircled by lush wildlife and well equipped for a luxurious camping retreat. The yurt is 760 square feet with all the modern essentials guest would expect in a luxury hotel. Up to eight guests can enjoy a vacation here. There is a full bathroom with a toilet, a sink, and a shower. Fresh linens and towels are provided.

Inside, guests will find a modest but fully-equipped kitchen, where guests can prepare their own meals. It includes a refrigerator/freezer, a microwave, an oven with a stove top, a sink, and kitchen utensils. A lovely dining area is provided for enjoying group meals. During colder months, guests can use the pellet stove (after instruction from the host) and outdoor fires are possible as long as the host is consulted first.

Outside, guests will find a deck which is furnished with a table and chairs, a great place to enjoy a couple of drinks in the evening, watching the sun set over the most magnificent surroundings, including mountainous terrain interspersed with grassy fields and forested areas.

This glamping site is suitable for events. There is also free parking on site.

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Features and services

Beds

  • 1 Queen-size bed

  • single-bed

    1 Twin/Single bed

  • 1 Sofa bed

Most popular features

  • Pets allowed

  • Wi-Fi/Internet

  • Private Kitchen

  • National Park

  • Bathtub

  • Heating

  • Hiking

  • River, stream or creek

  • Fishing

  • Air conditioning

  • Fridge

  • Mountain

  • Wildlife watching

  • stove

    Stove

  • 1 Bathroom

  • kayak

    Kayaking/Canoeing

  • ATV/Quads/4x4

  • Fuel station

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Where you will stay

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Whitewater, Colorado

Detailed location provided after booking

Scenic views
  • Colorado National Monument
    13 miles straight-line distance
    21 kilometers straight-line distance

  • Mountain

  • River, stream or creek

This lovely yurt is located in Whitewater, Colorado, a wonderful community on the Gunnison River. It is nearby Whitewater Creek and Kannah Creek, and there are several historical sites in the area including Bloomfield Site, Land’s End Aboriginal Site, and Land’s End Observatory. This luxury yurt is tucked away in Unaweep Canyon, which is beautiful and unique because it is settled between two creeks. Guests will enjoy peaceful seclusion because neighbors in the canyon are few and far between.
Activities near Whitewater
  • Hiking

  • Biking

  • kayak

    Kayaking/Canoeing

  • kayak

    Whitewater rafting

  • Climbing

  • zip-lining

    Zip-lining

  • Fishing

  • Boating/Sailing

  • ATV/Quads/4x4

  • Wildlife watching

  • Golfing

Guests who want to take the time to explore the wildlife surrounding this glamping yurt will have no problem doing so. This is a fantastic opportunity for hiking, and guests can visit the Wildcat Trailhead, which starts on the canyon floor and finishes at the rim of Uncompahgre Plateau. After wandering through oak, aspen, and ponderosa pine trees, guests will enjoy stunning views of the canyon below. If guests are looking for more hiking destinations, they can head south to Gateway Canyons Resort. Other wildlife activities include biking, rock climbing, rafting, and kayaking, and, of course, guests can simply spend their time wildlife viewing in the stunning natural surroundings.
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Property reviews

5.0 overall rating
Overall experience
5.0
Cleanliness
4.8
Activities
4.8
Nature surroundings
5.0
Uniqueness
5.0
Comfort
4.9
9 Reviews

Things to know

Arrival and departure

  • Check-in: 03:00 PM

  • Check-out: 11:00 AM

House rules

  • Pets allowed
    Extra charge

  • No smoking

  • No parties

  • Events allowed

  • No open fires

Cancellation policy

Moderate

Free cancellation available up to 5 days before check-in day

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Additional info

There is a two-night minimum stay.

Children are welcome, and pets will be considered for an additional $20 fee per stay.

Smoking is prohibited in this glamping yurt.
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