If you are planning your next adventure and looking for the best Grand Canyon glamping sites, you’ve come to the right place. Glamping is such a cool way to experience the magnificent Grand Canyon. Here are the best 10 sites for glamping in the Grand Canyon…
Grand Canyon is one of the most popular destinations in the United States for hiking, rafting, climbing and canoeing. One of the Seven Natural Wonders in the world, the Grand Canyon makes a top choice to experience luxury camping.
There are plenty of amazing Grand Canyon glamping sites. Here are my top choices!
QUICK SUMMARY OF THE BEST GRAND CANYON GLAMPING
Here’s a quick summary of the best sites of Grand Canyon Glamping:
- Overall Best Glamping site in Grand Canyon: Under Canvas
- The Best Family-friendly site in Grand Canyon: Camper near Grand Canyon
- The Best Pet-friendly site in Grand Canyon: Grand A-Frame
- The Best Cheap Glamping site in Grand Canyon: Glamping Eco-Yurt
- The Best Glamping site in Grand Canyon for couples: Nomad’s Pad @ Grand Canyon
1. Under Canvas Grand Canyon Glamping
If you search for an Arizona glamping site online, the first place with the top reviews you will come across is Under Canvas glamping in the Grand Canyon. Located on 160-acres of secluded forest land, Under Canvas Grand Canyon is located only 25 minutes from the South entrance of Grand Canyon.
Open from April 15th to October 25th this popular glamping site offers a wide range of luxury tents for you to choose from. The amenities include daily housekeeping, private or shared bathroom, wood-burning stove, a fire pit, a private deck with the lounge chairs, on-site dining, zen garden, different camp activities and much more.
Guest review: “I can’t begin to say enough wonderful things about Under Canvas Grand Canyon. The service, decor, the bed, the sunrise, the food, the unlimited s’mores, the views… all phenomenal. It’s a rare experience to disconnect like that while feeling so comfortable”
2. Teepee Glamping In Grand Canyon
This charming teepee is located 30 miles from the entrance to the Grand Canyon. The teepee sleeps up to 3 people, but if you have a bigger company the host owns 4 bell tents in the area nearby. All of them are completely off-grid.
There is a shared camping shower and composting toilet, small kitchen and common area with books, musical instruments and games. You can have an optional home cooked dinner and full breakfast with a fresh cup of coffee.
Guest review: “This is a true experience, not just a place to stay. The ability to meet the host and other guests, eat a delicious meal together, and sit alone to admire your surroundings (the stars!!!!) and then sleep in a cozy bed – it was all unforgettable! We hope to come back soon!”
3. Camper near Grand Canyon
Ideally located 20 minutes from the entrance to the Grand Canyon you can enjoy luxury camping featuring a separate queen bedroom, kitchen, dining, living area, and bathroom. The kitchen is equipped with a burner stove, fridge, and a microwave. The camper even has a wifi. Sleeps up to 6 guests, this camper could be a great choice for your next family getaway in Grand Canyon.
Guest review: “This place is exactly as listed. All the amenities you would want while avoiding the hustle and bustle of the park lodges. Only 15 minutes from the park entrance. Comfortable and relaxing. Come enjoy a little dark sky and unwind.”
4. Grand A-Frame Glamping
This modern A-frame sleeps up to 4 guests and offers ultimate glamping experience featuring full-size memory foam mattress, a lofted twin bed and a memory foam foldable floor mattresses, wood-burning stove, outdoor bathroom and a tiny kitchen.
The kitchen is equipped with a two-burner camping stove, french press coffee maker with coffee, mini-refrigerator and basic utensils. The place is pet-friendly and only 40 minutes from the Grand Canyon.
Guest review: “The A-frame is adorable! We loved the fire pit and comfy bed. Beautiful desert views. I would definitely recommend a stay here!”
5. Nomad’s Pad @ Grand Canyon
For anyone looking to get away from the daily grind, look no further than this glamping site. Great for couples, sleeps up to 2 people.
This off-grid site without electricity or running water will encourage you to slow down, get into the hammock and gaze at the stars. Only a 30 minutes drive from the Grand Canyon.
Guest review: “We had a great time at this quaint little yurt. The location was great and away from the city. The view of the stars was incredible and we laid out on the hammock staring at them for hours.”
6. Grand Canyon Glamping Eco-Yurt
This large glamping eco yurt is located on 10 wooded acres only 45 miles to Grand Canyon. Sleep up to 4 the yurt is great for couples, families or groups seeking an escape into nature.
The yurt features 1 queen-size, comfy floor bed and 1 fold-out futon, and an outdoor shower and toilet. There is no kitchen, but you will find decent restaurants closeby in the area.
Guest review: “We loved every detail of the yurt, land, yoga deck, breakfast, and hosts. Wish we could’ve stayed longer than one night!”
7. Lotus Yurt
The Lotus Yurt offers ultimate glamping experience and stunning mountain views. Located only 40 min away from the South Rim, the yurt sleeps up to 4 guests.
The yurt is decorated in chic style and equipped with a comfortable memory foam bed and a wood-burning stove. There’s a tiny kitchen area where you can cook some basic food and brew your morning coffee. The shower is located outside.
Guest review: “We absolutely loved our stay in this little yurt. Even in 28 degree weather we were super toasty with the wood burning stove. The sunsets were to die for. If you are an adventurer, I would highly recommend making the trip!”
8. The Ultimate Stargazing Experience in Dome House
This one-of-a-kind dome house offers a unique glamping experience. There aren’t many places that offer you a chance to sleep while looking at the sky.
Located on 1 acre of secluded land the dome house features a queen size bed with a heated mattress pad, a shared bathroom and toilet, and a fire pit. Great for romantic getaways.
Guest review: “Beautiful for stargazing at night!! And escaping the city life! Great for lovers and friends.”
9. Glamping Bell Tent on a Mini Farm
This glamping bell tent is located on a mini farm, just 30 minutes away from the Grand Canyon. The tent sleeps up to 4 guests and features a king size bed, private bathroom with composting toilet, kitchen area with basic kitchen utensils and two-burner stove, hot water shower and sink, a cooler, wood-burning stove, wifi, a fire pit, BBQ and wood-burning hot tub.
The place is located directly under the Milky Way and is perfect for stargazing. Nearby you can find plenty of hiking trails. The owners have free range chickens, pigs and goats. As well, as two friendly dogs.
Guest review: “Such a cool experience! The Glamp tent was spacious, clean and filled with everything we needed. There is another rental and their home on property, but it still felt very private. The outdoor games are a cool touch. We had a lot of fun with the axe throwing. We also really loved meeting all the animals that live on the property. Their dogs are super friendly and playful. We fed the goats and pet the pigs! Definitely would recommend it!”
10. Belle Yurt
Belle Yurt provides ultimate glamping experience, if you want to go off-grid and enjoy stargazing under the Milky Way. The yurt is only 40 min away from the South Rim.
Sleeps up to 4 and features a full-size memory foam mattress, and two individual memory foam mattresses, a wood-burning stove, a tiny kitchen, hot water, outdoor shower and compost toilet. The place is pet-friendly.
Guest review: “Cute, cosy yurt with a great location. The yurt provided the “disconnectivity” I love about camping, but with more convenience and comfort.”
OTHER RECOMMENDED READING FOR GLAMPING DESTINATIONS IN THE US
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Have you been glamping In Grand Canyon? If I haven’t included a site that deserves to be on this list, please write in the comments.