Our world is filled with some of the most wondrous places to visit. There’s very different types of tourism for people with very particular tastes: You’ll have no trouble finding luxurious, five-star hotels with all of the amenities you can imagine. There are small and cozy hostels where you can shack up for just a few bucks, and there’s even places built specially for those tourists who love to be in contact with nature and want to enjoy some fresh air while they get to know a new place. In this article we’ll explore the 10 most luxurious glamping tent hotels in the world, ideal for people who love glamping experiences.
1. Singita Sabora Tented Camp in Tanzania
Staying at the Singita Sabora Tented Camp is like taking a trip to the past, particularly to the roaring 20’s. The vintage decoration of the glamping tents of this experience is rich and breathtakingly contrasting with the exotic views of the savannah. Enjoy a lavish service by the staff while you indulge your view with zebras, lions, elephants and even the occasional leopard. This luxurious complex consists of 9 suites with different furniture and decorations that include bronze and silver details.
2. The Ritz Carlton Ras Al Khaimah in Al Wadi Desert UAE
In a nature protected area just by the Al Wadi desert, North of Dubai, there is an enchanting 1235 acre reserve filled with nature, culture and beauty. Enjoy some of the most exotic views of the wildlife up close and get pampered by the staff who can organize a camel or horse ride through the desert, a private archery lesson or a night under the stars. The luxury glamping tents are inspired by Beduine architecture and feature some extravagant views of the desert.
3. Aman-i-Khas in India
Imagine spending your vacation on a tented oasis contained on a 10 acre wild setting of rural Rajasthan. This secluded campsite offers some great views of nature, being able to enjoy everything from a cozy campsite in the estate. The 10 most luxurious tents rise up to 6 meters tall and showcase some airy bathing, living and sleeping areas. But don’t be fooled! Just because these suites are glamping tents they do have air conditioning.
4. Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle in Thailand
One of the most luxurious camping sites in Thailand and probably in the whole wide world is the Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle. Right on the border between Birman and Laos, you’ll find a unique natural experience where you can interact with rescued elephants, explore mountain hiking days and chill in the most luxurious glamping tents. These open-air tents offer typical Thai decoration motives such as fake elephant tusks and an open-air shower.
5. Shinta Mani Wild in Cambodia
A one-of-a-kind experience set right in the heart of Cambodia, the Shinta Mani Wild is a fusion of world-class design and a conservation area filled with endangered species. Each and every one of the tents in this resort are built with the utmost care to avoid disrupting the natural course of the river it surrounds. All glamping tents are open-air and have the most high-end luxury features and the package typically includes meals, wellness experiences, and all sorts of excursions.
6. Clayoquot Wilderness Resort in Canada
Not all lavish glamping sites are situated in Africa or Asia! The Clayoquot Wilderness Resort is located on an island in Vancouver and can only be accessed by seaplane. Set in the middle of a magnificent and deep-green forest, this resort offers the most breathtaking natural views mixed with sustainable dining, the finest wines and even the change to get a high-end massage on the edge of nature. All of the luxurious canvas glamping tents are decorated with contemporary interiors mixed with local artisan designed pieces.
7. Soneva Fushi in Maldives
Some of the most luxurious villas and tents in the world, the Soneva Fushi resort in the Maldives has “rooms” on both the sunrise and the sunset side of the island. While both feature the most delightful white-sand beaches and clear blue waters, there are a few differences in staying on either side of the island. If you pick the sunset side you’ll have no trouble finding dolphins and other marine creatures. If you stay on the sunrise side of the island then you’ll get the best privacy to enjoy a quiet and relaxing experience.
8. Chiawa Camp in Zambia
Worldly known as the first camp to be settled among the banks of the Zambezi River, Chiawa is Zambia’s premier luxury safari camp. The best thing about this resort is that it respects both the calmness of the guests and the wildlife, while it offers you a diverse range of activities. In this glamping area you can take adventurous drives, walks around the nature, canoeing, boating and angling activities. It doesn’t matter in which tent you decide to stay, each one has breathtaking views of the Zambezi River as well as the resident wildlife such as elephants, lions, leopards and hippos.
9. Minaret Station Glamping in New Zealand
New Zealand is another amazing paradise that looks like it comes straight out of a painting. This ultra-private and lavish accommodation is set in a remote glacial valley surrounded by valleys, which is why you can only get there by helicopter. This resort offers its guests comfort, hospitality and world class cuisine for you to enjoy and escape the real world. The four most exclusive chalets all include fresh air, open spaces, and the most high-end decoration that blends in perfectly with the surroundings.
10. Gorah Elephant Camp in South Africa
Have you ever wanted to be in a classic, old-time safari? This is your chance! The exclusive Gorah Elephant Camp recaptures the mystique of ancient safari experiences. In this lodging, you’ll be able to live in the outstanding world of Africa, mixed with colonial motives and modern touches.
If you love a good, natural, outdoor experience, then you might want to start saving up to go to the most luxurious glamping tents and resorts in the world.