Explore the Great Outdoors near Salt Lake City

By Jessica Armstrong

Finally, the wait for a luxury stay in a destination that offers irresistible exploration is over. The unforgettable experience that lies ahead near Salt Lake City is just begging glampers to get in the car and head on over. There is no better way to invite summertime into your life than by exploring the great outdoors while glamping in a luxury accommodation near the SLC.

From state park camping near the urban city to hiking up the Wasatch Front and Oquirrh Mountains, you will never take an adventure this undeniable again in your life. The unlimited amount of natural attractions to visit, from Big Cottonwood Canyon to the beauty at Red Butte Garden, are just waiting to be discovered by you. Here are glamping gems that cannot be passed up on your next Salt Lake City vacation.

Mountain Cabin with Modern Amenities in Sundance, Utah alt

A vacation with the family or your best pals is the best vacation of all. In such a spacious lodge, it only makes sense that you call everyone you know to visit this gem, too. This glamping destination will provide the exact amount of luxury and relaxation you need after a day of hiking the surrounding mountains to horseback riding in the valley.

With the luscious nature to explore right outside the front door to the high-end amenities that must be indulged in, both the indoor and outdoor fun will never end. Taking a dip in the seven-person Jacuzzi or some friendly competition in a round of billiards will take your mind away from the worries and stresses of everyday life. Glampers will never want to say goodbye to their new home away from home in Salt Lake City.

Elegant Cabin with On-Site Tipi in Sundance, Utah alt

Who knew glamping near Salt Lake City could be this luxurious, this unforgettable, and this out of this world? You will soon, because this undeniable rental is a two-in-one combo. In a spacious cabin with an on-site authentic tipi, glampers will get the added bonus of experiencing glamping in two forms.

All the worries in the world will be washed away from the second you arrive at this treasure. With the fully-equipped kitchen to the hot-tub right outside, relaxation and bliss invite you this way. Be cozy and enjoy what tranquility and peace in the outdoors really feels like, all from the comfort of this elegant cabin.

Dreamy Bell Tents for Camping on Bear Lake, Utah alt

Nothing says camping better than staying in a tent, but take this trip up a notch and glamp in a spacious luxury tent, fully stocked with high-end amenities. Now that is something worth talking about! When you can wake up with views of the deep blue water of Bear Lake all from the comfort of your magnificent glamping tent, why choose to stay anywhere else?

Just a short distance from Salt Lake City, these luxury tents are worth the tiny trek up north. With incredible beach area to lounge around to the calming sailing excursions in the water, the adventure in the great lakeside outdoors is calling your name. Sweet dreams of a glamping excursion, filled with adventure in the morning and serenity in the afternoons, will come true the second you arrive.

19th-Century Wagon Rentals on a Resort Alongside the Bear Lake, Utah alt

Glamp with a view of the purple night sky and the twinkling yellow stars from the comfort of a 19th-century Wagon. In true fashion, a unique adventure deserves a one-of-a-kind accommodation.

Surrounded by many neighboring wagons, you will be welcomed into a community of glampers who want to share the experience of the SLC great outdoors with one another. From exploring the surroundings of the state park to hiking through the fields and hills, a glamping experience is a friendly one at that.

Be sure to share with everyone you know that this type of adventure needs to be had at least once in your life. But, we all know that once you step foot into your luxury accommodation, take in the views of Utah’s majestic sites, and embrace relaxation in a brand new way, you will never want to spend any other vacation any other way.

Want to explore the rest of Utah, too? Have a look at our Utah Weekend Getaways page here!