Blue Ridge Mountains Glamping near Asheville

Glamping Near Asheville

What is glamping? It’s a combination of glamour and camping, or luxury camping, satisfying both the city slicker and nature lover. Arrive to a fully set up mountain campsite in our Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, no assembly or equipment required. You’ll be delighted at the ease and the extra time to play outdoors.

In the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, experience a big variety of glamping options near waterfalls, hiking, whitewater rafting, ziplining, biking, fishing and swimming in Pisgah and Nantahala National Forests. You’ll also be a short drive away from Asheville, Biltmore, Blue Ridge Parkway and our western NC small towns.

Most glamping sites include the basics: weatherproof shelter, chairs, fire ring and picnic table. Stay in tents on platforms, yurts and more. Inside, find comfortable beds - often with sheets and towels. Not all glampsites are created equal, so amenities vary greatly. While some glamping communities offer resort-like packages, others keep it simple.

Blue Ridge Mountain Glamping Tips

Here are some tips to help you plan:

  • Confirm the amenities offered at your glampsite including water, electric and bathroom facilities. Are linens included?
  • Ask for a list of suggested things to bring (like flashlights, firewood & matches, cooler, cooking supplies, etc)
  • Ask your host about nearby grocery stores, restaurants and things to do.
  • Make reservations well in advance, especially on summer weekends and the fall.
  • Some glamping sites have room for an extra tent or sleeping bags for additional guests or family members.

Glamping Spots near Asheville

Pisgah Glamping, Asheville
This glamorous camping is located inside Lake Powhatan Campground in Pisgah National Forest, just 10 miles from downtown Asheville and Biltmore. Each fully set up campsite includes a large weatherproof tent with standing room and a queen size bed, cot, picnic table and fire ring. 12 glampsites, bed linens, towels, wood, ice, coffee maker,... read more
smoky mountain glamping
This creekside glamping is located near Great Smoky Mountains Nat’l Park & Blue Ridge Parkway on a private family farm. Lake Junaluska and Maggie Valley are 10 minutes away with access to kayaking, hiking, shopping, and dining. Arrive to fully set up campsite including weatherproof canvas tent w/ covered porch and... read more
paint rock farm glamping
Deluxe glamping in bell tents w/ queen size memory foam beds on wooden decks on 30 acres of private open meadow. Community covered deck overlooking French Broad River and fire pit. 6 miles from downtown Hot Springs w/ spa resort and Appalachian Trail. 40 mins from Asheville. 10... read more
nantahala yurts bryson city
Mongolian-style tents located inside Nantahala Gorge, adjacent to ziplines, rafting and more fun with Wildwater. 20 mins from Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Each yurt is wrapped in weatherproof canvas, sleeping 2-4 people with a queen-size bed, futon, and a private deck w/ Fontana Lake or pond views. 8 yurt sites, bedding, towels,... read more

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