Wake Up In The Treetops: Most Unusual Spots For Glamping

At glamping’s very core is the ability to have a unique, nature-based experience. Choosing an eco-friendly accommodation is the easiest way to align your vacation values with Mother Nature, and our partner Glamping Hub has a ton of one-of-a-kind options that’ll make you want to pack your bags. Once you’ve found your ideal “green” destination, pack your Luci light and you’ll be ready to explore some of the world’s coolest properties - here are some of our favorites!

Breathtaking Beachfront Treehouse near Zihuatanejo, Mexico 

This one of a kind getaway is literally nestled into palm trees and overlooking the ocean, making it one of the most enticing escapes that Glamping Hub has to offer. While it has all the amenities of a modern hotel like room service, a restaurant and a bar, this treehouse is completely eco-friendly, run on 100% solar power. The site operates in harmony with the environment that surrounds it - structures have been built from local materials and the property is adjacent to a turtle sanctuary that’s run by local volunteers. And of course, there’s plenty of hiking, scuba diving, fishing and surfing to indulge your inner adventurer.

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Unique Artist's Retreat in the Mojave Desert

This safari tent located on 80 off-grid acres in Pioneertown, California is an inspiring space where guests can fully disconnect from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and take in the beauty of the Mojave Desert. The property features a sculpture garden, indoor fireplace and plenty of space to relax whether you’re preparing a meal on the patio’s barbecue or spending the evening stargazing. Plus, this destination is run on solar energy and is home to some of the purest water, so you can luxuriate in a hot shower and charge electronic devices with no problem.

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Elevated Cabin Rental for Tree House Experience near Asheville 

Let the sounds of the leaves blowing gently in the breeze lull you to sleep each night at this elevated cabin near Asheville, North Carolina—providing the ultimate tree house experience. Its sheer beauty aside, this environmentally-conscious accommodation puts forth a number of efforts in order to uphold its green status, including using recycled paper products or cloth alternatives; solar-powered outdoor lighting; non-toxic cleaning products; water-saving kitchen and bathroom fixtures; energy-saving windows; low-impact furnishings; and down comforters and renewable-resource linens. It even has a composting toilet!

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Luxury Yurt Nestled in San Juan National Forest, Colorado

Get ready to explore under canopy of pine trees and stars at this luxury yurt nestled in the San Juan National Forest of Colorado. From eco-friendly toiletries to a gravity-fed wine barrel shower, this property also includes natural linen sheets to snuggle up in at night in its comfortable bed after a full day of outdoor adventures in the aforementioned National Forest. Before you hit the hay, though, take advantage of the yurt's deck for a rousing round of cards or story telling gathered around your Luci light.

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    Ultra-Lightweight Travel Camper Accommodations in Southern California

    Prepare for the road trip of a lifetime in one of these lightweight travel campers in Southern California! Outfitted with modern amenities, these quirky vintage caravans are both easy to maneuver, easy to tow, and can be towed with any vehicle, leaving your California adventure with no limits. They're even 100% solar powered. And you know that no matter where you set up your travel camper to explore, a Luci light will come in handy, from curling up with a good book as the sun goes down to late-night strolls.

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      Remarkable Cabin in Secluded Woodlands near Pacific Ocean, Oregon

      Tucked into the woodlands of Oregon, this remarkable cabin rental near the Pacific Ocean comes complete with hardwood floors made from the 104-year-old Douglas firs that stood where the accommodation now does, as well as a private natural swimming hole just 100 yards from the house and a wet or dry sauna. Set up an outdoor meal at the picnic table, gather around the property's fire pit, or kick back and watch for local wildlife as you perch on one of the outdoor benches—the possibilities are endless at this eco-friendly luxury cabin.

       

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