Cozy Family-Friendly Yurts with Shared Pool near Yosemite National ParkGroveland, California (United States) view map
Description of Glamping Units
These yurts near Yosemite National Park can comfortably sleep five and are perfectly suited for families or groups of glamping friends who are interested in exploring nearby Yosemite. Inside there is one double bed, and a bunk bed with a lower double bed and a twin bed above.
Guests can feel self-sufficient in these vacation rentals, which are equipped with a countertop refrigerator, microwave, and a coffee maker. Clean and simple restrooms and showering facilities are only a short distance from the yurts, and bed linens only are provided by the host free of charge. In the daytime, the double bed can fold away into a comfortable sofa to create a small living area. Read More
- Bunk beds
- Double bed
- Kitchen equipment
- Linens provided
- Sofa bed/Futon
It is not difficult to understand why this glamping site is such a popular destination for friends and family after considering all of the fantastic facilities on offer. Glampers can enjoy a large swimming pool, volleyball court, and a deli, which serves up delicious food on-site. The kids will love spending time at the petting farm, which is home to a range of feathery and furry animals—including alpacas! There is also a fun children’s playground and a pavilion with an outdoor picnic area and barbecue.
Basics can be purchased at the general store, and there is even an exercise nature trail, which is particularly scenic in the early morning before breakfast. Glampers can also make use of the large laundry room with washers and dryers.
- Fire pit
- Outdoor pool
- Patio furniture
Some glampers may be eligible to a discount on their rental costs. Senior citizens, those in the military, and members of the American Automobile Association or Good Sam can enjoy a 10% discount. There is a 15% discount for those who book a minimum of five sites at one time, and there are also consecutive day discounts: 15% off for those who stay seven days; 20% off for 14 days; 25% for 21 days; and finally 30% off for 28 days. Read More
Location + Surroundings
This glamping site is conveniently located just 22-mile scenic drive from the west entrance of Yosemite National Park, and regular shuttle buses can transport guests there from May through September. Glampers here can make easy day trips to visit Yosemite Valley and the surrounding area and make the most of all the outdoor activities on offer at this beautiful forested region of the U.S. Major cities of San Francisco, Sacramento, and San Jose are under two and a half hours from this resort, and the nearby Gold Rush towns of Groveland and Columbia are certainly worth a visit. Read More
- If the guest cancels at least 30 days prior to check in: The guest will receive a 50% refund.
Guests can make use of the coach shuttle service YARTS from May through September which departs from the glamping site and travels directly to Yosemite National Park. The fare is affordable and includes admission to the park, along with discounts for seniors, children, and persons with disabilities. There is also pavilion which can be rented out to celebrate birthdays, reunions, and corporate events. The rental fee is $20 and a $20 non-refundable deposit. Read More
- Bird watching
- City tours
- Feeding animals
- Horseback riding
- Wine tasting
Guests can spend time exploring Yosemite National Park, which is just one hour from the site and is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Yosemite offers a spectacular range of wildlife, expanses of forest, and excellent opportunities for hiking, rafting, horse trekking, and freshwater swimming.
The nearby Gold Rush Town of Columbia is a State Park and has many events throughout the year. Located in the heart of the California Mother Lode, Columbia State Historic Park is a living gold rush town featuring the largest single collection of existing gold rush-era structures in the state. Pan for gold, explore exhibits, ride the stagecoach, discover unique shops, and learn about the rich history of the California gold rush on a guided town tour.
For those who enjoy a glass of wine, there are fantastic wine tasting opportunities in Jamestown. Guests can visit spectacular caves, and delve into the depths of caverns so deep they could hold the entire Statue of Liberty! Golfing and fishing and much more is on offer here. Guests are well and truly spoiled for choice.