Your Next Vacation: Glamping

Change up your next family weekend get-away: camp in style.

Camping no longer means packing up cots and sleeping bags, coolers full of hot dogs and potato salad. “Glamping” is the new way to vacation outdoors! Glamour camping is perfect for those that want to enjoy the outdoors without leaving behind modern luxuries. Some places are even more luxurious than a hotel! There are so many different options when planning your next vacation!

Franciscan Lakeside Lodge

Location: Tahoe Vista, California

When to Visit: Year Round

Price Range: $125 – $419 per night

Amenities and Property: Located on the scenic North Shore of Lake Tahoe, this luxurious 64 unit “glamp-ground” offers nine different styles of lodging including lakefront cottages, lakeside and forest suites, and studio options. Each of the lodging options offers a flat screen TV,  fully equipped remodeled kitchenettes, remodeled bathrooms, lodgepole pine furnishings, fireplaces, stainless steel BBQ’s, pillow topper bedding and much more. The property offers the beautiful beaches of Lake Tahoe and all of the activities that go along with it as well as a heated pool. You have the option to go horseback riding, rock climbing, play volleyball or go parasailing during the summer, as well as midnight snow shoeing, back-country skiing and even guided snow mobile tours! An outdoorsy vacation on the shores of Lake Tahoe is just the weekend get-away your family needs, summer or winter!


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Mustang Monument

Location: Wells, Nevada

When to Visit: June – September

Price Range: $1,200 or $1,600 per night

Amenities and Property: Mustang Monument is offers two different styles of luxurious lodging, a safari cabin or a tipi. The safari cabin is a “chic luxury cottage with en-suite bathrooms” and sleeps 2-4 people. “Five star tipis with king-sized beds” sleep 1-2 people and each have a bathroom. The property has a bar/lounge, electricity, fire pit, patio, running water and towels. During your stay, you can engage in horseback riding, shooting, horseshoes, climbing/rappelling, off-road vehicle tours and archery. This glamorous desert destination is one that will really turn up the volume on your next family vacation or romantic weekend get-away.

Mustang Monument

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Solar-Powered Yurt Skiing Get-Away

Location: Lamoille, Nevada

When to Visit: Year Round

Price Range: $200 per night (summer), $500 per night (winter)

Amenities and Property: This solar-powered yurt will be the perfect get-away for the adventurous spirit! While it is available year round, the best time to go is in winter. Get helicoptered in or take a snow mobile and take off on an exhilarating winter adventure. Be prepared to ski, ski, hike, and ski again! The yurt is very scenic and very secluded (this trip is not for everyone) and patrons can enjoy the solar-powered electricity as well as the fire place, kitchen, and cozy beds.


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