10 most popular glamping destinations in Texas, according to GlampingHub
Glamping was a great travel option in 2020 because it gave travelers the ability to social distance and most people could drive to many locations as opposed to taking public transportation. In fact, GlampingHub, a website that offers unique glamping accommodations across the globe, had a record-breaking year with a 109% increase in booking requests for 2020 compared to previous years, according to a spokesperson. Glamping, in case you didn’t know, is a glamorous twist on traditional camping with more amenities and higher comfort. So where did people want to stay in Texas? Treehouses, tents, and tipis were among the top destinations, data shows.
Top 10 glamping destinations in Texas based on traveler wish lists
SAN ANTONIO – You can escape 2020 in a treehouse, a yurt or maybe a tiny house with the top 10 most wish-listed properties in Texas. KSAT’s shown you glamping spots near San Antonio before but now GlampingHub has compiled a list that covers the entire Lone Star State. Glamping is an amalgam of “glamorous” and “camping” — basically a foofy twist on traditional camping with more amenities and higher comfort. Users can apply GHBLACKFRI30 once they find their glamping destination. Related:12 crappie fishing ‘hot spots’ according to Texas Parks and Wildlife officials10 things to look forward to in San Antonio now that we’ve made it to NovemberPet-friendly food truck park opens on San Antonio’s Northwest Side
Unplug at one of these secluded vacation spots near San Antonio
SAN ANTONIO – While many of us may still be too nervous to travel long distances, there are some spots near San Antonio that will make you feel like you are far away from everything. We’ve compiled a list of some secluded spots that are perfect for a couple’s getaway, a family vacation or even a solo trip. Secluded in the hills this is a perfect way to unplug and relax. Willow Point Resort: Located on Lake Buchanan this resort is a great way to escape. Escondida Resort & Spa: This adult-only hotel and spa is located in Medina.
Enjoy nature with “glamping” getaways
SAN ANTONIO – Stonewall Motor Lodge InnLocation: Highway 290 wine trail (between Johnson City and Fredericksburg)They have four cabins available. It was originally built in 1964 to house the U.S. Secret Service and Press Corp. when Lyndon B JOhnson became president. You can enjoy the Perdanales River and LBJ State Park, among other nature adventures. This package includes all the “glamping” perks, plus secure WiFi and a desk so you can remotely do your job and then take in the outdoors. You can choose how you like to enjoy the outdoors and take advantage of the Guadalupe River while you’re there.
Create one-of-a-kind memories and turn your living room into glamping grounds
SAN ANTONIO – Did you know there’s a company that creates custom sleepover parties with tents? Sleepover Envy can customize and do any theme or set up - your imagination is the limit. Or maybe you’d rather go glamping and have a spa station for a group of fabulous girls. 8 Texas treehouses you can rent for the weekendSleepover Envy uses a combination of handcrafted tents and custom decor to help create memorable experiences for both kids and adults. Contact information for Sleepover Envy can be found on their Facebook page.