As the luxury camping phenomenon continues to take the travel world by storm, it’s not only adventurers who are getting back to nature with holidays in unique glamping properties. So why not embrace the trend yourself by booking a stunning break with TripAdvisor Rentals this year?
To help you get inspired, we’ve rounded up our top 10 glamping rentals that take luxury camping to a whole new level - from a solar-powered micro-cabin, modern yurt and converted airstream to a renovated treehouse or retro-style camper. Located in some of the world’s most scenic destinations including coastal Alaska, the idyllic English countryside and the bays of New Zealand, these incredible camping retreats offer an unforgettable travel experience.
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The Rambleshack, Coldingham, Scotland
1 bedroom (sleeps 2), from £55 a night
The Rambleshack is perfectly situated and whether you prefer the blue flag beach at Coldingham bay, the marine reserve at St Abbs or a tasty fish and chips all are just a few minutes’ walk from the Rambleshack. It is ideal for a break away whether you love surfing or walking, or simply want to relax beside the coast.
Rivendell Glamping Pods, Bude-Stratton, Cornwall
1 bedroom (sleeps 4), from £80 a night
This ‘Hobbit-House’ has a huge charm, with 2 pods that sit alongside each other. Forget previous experiences of camping, at Rivendell you will enjoy many home comforts in a warm and cosy space, perfect for single travellers, couples or families of four.
Dimpsey Shepherd’s Hut, Somerset, England
1 bedrooms (sleeps 2), from £125 a night
The Dimpsey Shepherd's hut is set in a private setting on a small farm on the Blackdown Hills in Somerset. Stylishly appointed, it offers busy couples a luxury retreat in the countryside with stunning views, full ensuite facilities, an outdoor wood-fired hot tub and fire pit under the stars and easy access to the Jurassic Coast for day trips.
Glamping Canonici, Venice, Italy
3 bedrooms (sleeps 10), from £143 a night
This unusual and elegant tent is for those who like the idea of camping, but not the reality. It offers an elegant stay and gives the sensation of sleeping under the stars (without actually having to).
The Bus Stop, Gifford, East Lothian
2 Bedrooms (sleeps 4), from £150 per night
Character, flair, a touch of luxury—this converted bus has all three in spades. With cosy, comfortable beds, a tiny wood stove and a hot tub to boot, it’s a step up from glamping (without sacrificing the thrill of a wilderness escape).
Tin Poppy Retreat, British Columbia, Canada
4 bedrooms (sleeps 8), from £100 a night
Tin Poppy is a remote solar powered vacation rental located in the picturesque Larch hills. This property is very accommodating and with its own well equipped kitchen its perfect for groups of friends or a family holiday!
Motelluxe, Quebec, Canada
1 bedroom (sleeps 2), from £115 per night
Balance the great outdoors with delightful indulgence with this new 2015 glowing silver Airstream. This experience raises the bar on innovative luxury by its very special location - it's a glistening 'home on the range'.
Your Pure Pod, South Island, New Zealand
1 bedroom (sleeps 2), from £282 per night
Your PurePod is total surround glass – that's right – roof and floor too! At night, you sleep with the Southern Cross and millions of other stars, by day you are surrounded by dramatic natural landscapes with you own slice of pure New Zealand native bush literally at the back door.
Wilding Pines, South Island, New Zealand
2 bedrooms (sleeps 8), from £369 a night
Wilding Pines is an idyllic camp nestled in amongst a sheltering grove of wilding pines. The views from the campsite and even from your bed are stunning – across the lake to the peninsula with the glorious, dramatic Mt Gold in the background.
Orca Island Cabins, Alaska, USA
1 bedroom (sleeps 4), from £453 a night
Orca Island Cabins offers Alaska visitors unique yurt accommodations on a private island in scenic Humpy Cove in Resurrection Bay. Enjoy the best in Alaska whale watching (true to the islands name), kayaking, fishing and hiking or just sit back, relax and observe scenic views and wildlife from your private deck.