Rustic Safari Tent for a Secluded Getaway near Bellingham, Washington

Bellingham, Washington (United States)

Rustic Safari Tent for a Secluded Getaway near Bellingham, Washington

Safari Tents
1 unit
2 guest capacity
No pets allowed

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Located near the popular town of Bellingham, Washington, this rustic safari tent is nestled in the woods on a secluded private road and can sleep two guests, making it ideal for an off-the-grid getaway. Inside, there is a comfortable queen-size bed. Linens are provided. There is a composting toilet in the outhouse and a five-gallon water jug for cooking and drinking. There is no shower.

There is a cooking top, a cooler, and all essential cutlery and dishes for cooking meals. Glampers need only bring food supplies and all essentials needed for an adventurous biking trip. Outside, there is a fire pit and picnic table, perfect for al fresco dining under the starry night sky.

Glampers can enjoy time unplugging and being at one with nature, as there is no electricity, heat, or Wi-Fi distractions. The accommodation has private trail access to Galbraith Mountain with amazing hiking and biking routes. The hosts are also able to supply local information to ensure glampers can enjoy the best routes. A cart is available for check-in and check-out to help guests get settled and to transport supplies to the accommodation.


  • Towels
  • Cell service
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Hairdryer
  • 1 Queen-size bed
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Heating
  • Deck/Patio
  • Linens and pillows
  • Hammock
  • Fire pit
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Air conditioning
Facilities include a convenient wheelbarrow to help transport gear to the accommodation during check-in and check-out. Dishes, a cooler, and a refillable five-gallon water jug are available for cooking and drinking purposes. There is also a fire pit and a picnic table with exquisite views of the area.

Location + Surroundings

  • National Park
  • Forest
  • Lake
  • Mountain
  • Beach
  • River, stream or creek
Local services
  • Fuel station
  • Supermarket
  • Movie theater
  • Museums
  • Bowling
This glamping accommodation is situated on a peaceful private trail with access to the stunning Galbraith Mountain, which is known for its amazing hiking and biking trails. The property is very secluded on a private road surrounded by forest. The accommodation is 15 minutes from the coastal city of Bellingham, where guests will find a vibrant community and many attractions, including the SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention and the Whatcom Museum, which showcases art, nature, and regional history, and the renowned light catcher building that has curving, translucent walls. There are numerous areas of outstanding beauty nearby with lakes, beaches, and beautiful park areas.

The nearest airports are SeaTac International Airport and Vancouver International Airport, both just over an hour away.


  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Water sports
  • Winter sports
  • Meditation
  • Climbing
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Yoga
  • Zip-lining
  • Horseback riding
  • Hiking
  • Whale watching
  • Stand-up paddleboarding
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Wildlife watching

From exploring the abundance of hiking and biking trails to enjoying the Bellingham farmers market, glampers will have so much to choose from during their stay. There are many hiking trails on the doorstep on Galbraith Mountain, with alternative routes nearby including the Whatcom Falls Park, the South Bay Trail, and Chain Lakes Loop. The Interurban Trail offers additional stunning bike trails to discover. Other outdoor pursuits include river rafting, tubing, and sightseeing at Lake Padden Park, Nooksack Falls, and Lake Whatcom.

Glampers can immerse themselves in the local community and wander through Fairhaven Historic District, before sampling local brews at the Chuckanut Bay Distillery and Fairhaven Stones Throw Brewery. There are many performances to enjoy at Mount Baker Theater, and beautiful gardens to admire at the Big Rock Garden and Sehome Hill Arboretum.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • No Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • No events

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

Additional Information

Glampers are advised to bring food supplies and all essentials needed for a mountain biking trip to spend time enjoying this unique retreat.

Pets are not allowed.

Please note the accommodation has no running water, heat, showers, or Wi-Fi, and is a unique experience.

Glampers are asked to be quiet after 10 p.m. No smoking or parties and events are permitted.

Check-in is between 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., check-out is 11 a.m.

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