Glamping in Colorado

Glamping in Colorado

Glamping means ‘glamourous camping’ and the camper sleeps in a hut, tipi or yurt that has a bed or sleeping mat as well as a heater of some kind.. Glamping tents can range from a simple setup of a heater and mat to a glamping tent that has all the amenities of a luxury  resort. 

Top 10 Places to Glamp in Colorado

Colorado offers numerous stunning places to glamp, in a variety of ways. Here, we have compiled a list of the top 10 best places to glamp.

Joyful Journeys Hot Springs 

This quaint 3 pool hot spring is said to have healing powers. You can glamp right at the hot springs in a yurt or tent. They offer the basic necessities like a cot and some mats. You can also stay in their luxury, fully furnished and heated yurts. Both have stunning views of the Sangre de Cristo mountains in Moffat, Colorado. 

Red Rocks Glamping 

Red Rocks is known for being one of the greatest music venues in the world and this glamping site is no less spectacular. Stay in a fully furnished and heated tent with the option of 2 twin beds, 1 queen or 4 cots so you can enjoy a romantic getaway or some family fun. Located in Morrison, Colorado.

Arapaho Valley Ranch

This 200- acre, family- owned farm offers luxury glamping tents and tipis. All are fully- furnished and have a fire pit at the base as well as a deck to take in the beautiful views of Little Indian Lake. Located in Granby, Colorado. 

Green Sky Yurt Retreat

The ultimate glamping experience, the Green Sky Yurt Retreat offers a luxury-rustic retreat. The fully furnished yurts include a bed, kitchenette, grill, wood stove, full bath, and a deck with plenty of outdoor seating. Upon arrival, each guest has access to a complimentary canoe. Located in San Juan National Forest near Durango. 

Dunton River Camp

For those that want a mix of glamping and treehouse living, head to Dunton River Camp. Stay in a custom mountain or river tented cabin that sits atop a raised wooden square. This glampsite comes with a king size bed, full bath with a soaker tub, gas stove and WiFi. Upon arrival, guests receive 2 mountain bikes. With stunning views of the San Juan mountains and the Dolores River, this is perfect summer getaway. Located in Dolores, Colorado. 

Refurbished 1958 Airstream Land Yacht

Switch up a furnished tent for a furnished airstream. This retro trailer offers the feel of nomadic life without going anywhere. The surrounding 80 acres of red rocks house Canyon of the Ancients National Monument. While staying here, you’ll have access to 8 ruins that are not otherwise to open to the public. The host is a site monitor for them and will gladly grant access. Located near Cortez, Colorado. 

Canvas Villa

This glampsite is a step above camping. The tent comes with cots and bunk beds and a private chef. Getting here is a feat and requires high clearance and a 4WD ride in or a day hike in. Located in Ouray, Colorado. 

Yurt with Valley Views 

Imagine the floral scents of sagebrush and a crystal clear sky allowing you to see the Milky Way without a telescope. This fully furnished yurt offers a full size fridge and oven, allows dogs and upon arrival, guests have access to complementary whisky. Located near Whitewater, Colorado. 

Black Tree Resort 

‘High end meets high country’ in this amazing retreat located in Eleven Mile State Park, only 2 hours from Denver. The fully furnished yurt includes absolutely everything including meals, snacks and non- alcoholic beverages. Guests have access to a golf cart so you can easily access the nearby adventures. Located less than 15 minutes from Lake George. 

Base Camp 550

Stay in an adorably furnished, canvas side tent. The tent includes a queen bed, electricity, mini fridge and microwave, and a fireplace heater. With incredible mountain views this is a perfect romantic weekend getaway. Located in Ridgway, Colorado. 

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