Visiting California on a Budget

By Marta Gintowt

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Vacations are meant to be fun and relaxing, but unfortunately, some well-earned money must inevitably be spent in order to arrive at your destination. California—one of the world´s most popular vacation spots—attracts tourist from near and far, due to its amazing beaches, pristine forests, and majestic mountains. Spending your outdoor getaway alongside chirping birds and a rushing river is the perfect setting to de-stress and recharge.

One thing you won't be stressing about, however, is the price of your glamping accommodation—thanks to this curated collection of extremely unique outdoor accommodations, all under $195 a night. Get ready to visit the California wilderness while maintaining a reasonable budget!

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1. Unusual California Cottage for Rent in San Rafael with Views of San Francisco Bay

For glampers who appreciate location alongside unique and quirky architecture, you'll love this magnificent cottage with views of the San Francisco Bay. With a cozy yet chic interior along with immediate access to the outdoors, guests will be in the lap of luxury without breaking the bank.

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2. Gorgeous Airstream Rental with San Francisco Bay Views in San Rafael

For about $100 a night, this exceptionally comfortable Airstream provides guests with elegant luxury without a high price tag. Located close to San Francisco, this Airstream is perfect for those who want to make the most of their stay without spending a fortune.

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3. Peaceful Safari Tent Camping in Coastal Woodlands near San Francisco

Experience luxury camping to the next level with these idyllic tents,
priced under $120 a night. Guests can feel one with nature while maintaining the utmost comfort during their stay. Surrounded by the amazing landscape of Mendocino, this glamping site will be sure to impress all who come stay here.

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4. Glamping Tree House in Santa Cruz Mountains near Monterey Bay, California

It is a dream of many, both young and old, to stay in their very own tree house, and with this property, that dream can become a reality! Fully outfitted with all necessary amenities, this tree house offers that one-of-a-kind feeling of sleeping up in the trees while making guests feel right at home.

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5. Spacious Pet-Friendly Yurt in Smith River National Recreation Area, Northern California

When you share your glamping stories with your friends, nothing will spark more questions and interest than saying you spent your weekend in a luxury yurt. Fully appointed with a full kitchen and an indoor bathroom all for about $154 a night, guests can experience the best of California while in style and still stick to their budget.

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6. Pet-Friendly Cabin with Rustic Interior near Big Bear, California

Escaping from everyday life in a bustling city has never been easier with this charming cabin near Big Bear, California. Reasonably priced and situated in an ideal location, guests can breathe in the fresh pine air and forget about their wallet.

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7. Rafting Excursions and Luxury Camping with Complimentary Breakfast on American River in California

For the adventurous glampers, these impeccable tents are ideal for those looking for simplistic luxury while on their frugal California vacation. With a complimentary breakfast every morning and rafting excursions, these tents sit right on the water and will not make a dent in your bank account.

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8. Gorgeous Riverfront Cabin in Woodland Seclusion with Hot Tub in Northern California

Venturing into northern California, glampers can encounter this charming cabin, fitted with everything from panoramic forest views to a bubbling hot tub, all for under $200 a night. Guests can make the most of their unforgettable California excursion without feeling guilty indulging in the luxury that they deserve.


For the intrepid explorer who is money conscious to the low-key first-time glamper looking to relax and disconnect, these special accommodations are sure to tempt anyone looking to spend vacation visiting California on a budget!

Eco-Friendly Accommodations around Los Angeles

By Isabelle Jefferies

As if we needed any more reasons to love glamping—there are now more opportunities than ever to enjoy a luxury getaway with the environment in mind. The fact that it's easier than it ever has been to visit a property that is eco-friendly is definitely great news in our eyes. A relaxing and luxurious vacation while getting to look after the planet at the same time? Yes, please!

Check out a selection of our favorite eco-friendly options. This particular bunch is located around L.A.—which just happens to be a city that is central to beautiful beaches, vibrant nightlife, and plenty of cultural sights, too.

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First up, we're offering this eco-friendly Mercedes campervan rental. What's not to love about the thought of hitting the road in Cali without having to feel guilty about the environmental impact? Fun, easy to drive, and ultra fuel-efficient, there really is no better option for guests looking for an unforgettable road trip in the area around L.A.

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Want to be the serious envy of all your friends? Not only are these eco-friendly and ultra-lightweight travel campers super stylish, they are also climate controlled and feature many modern additions. The best part? They are 100% solar powered and require very little gas.

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For glampers hoping to be a little lazier during their getaway, fear not! Not all of our eco-friendly accommodations are mobile. Take, for example, This safari cabin tent near Warner Springs, which is made from recycled materials, including native incense cedar trees that were saved from the Cedar Fire of 2003. Aside from this lovely touch, there is a fireplace, a clawfoot bathtub, and breathtaking views to boot!

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Next up, how about a visit to the campsite that is home to these deluxe bell tents near San Francisco? There is food served on-site that is fresh, locally-sourced, delicious, nutritious, sustainable, and homemade. The perfect source of energy for an afternoon filled with massages and sunbathing!

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Finally, this secluded eco-pod in the Mojave Desert offers intimate accommodation for couples and is truly off-the-grid. It is the perfect spot to come and truly feel away from everything. Based on recommendations from previous guests, yoga on the deck at sunset is a must!


For even more examples of some of our best eco-friendly accommodations located all over the world, head on over to this page where there are countless rentals waiting to be discovered!

The Best Tree House Cabins in Southern California

By Laila Outaleb

Doesn't the idea of a secluded getaway in one of the best tree house cabins in Southern California excite you? We think it should! Rediscover your love for all things nature from the treetops, and get ready for a glamping vacation you'll be sure to cherish for years to come.


Luxurious Tree House Perched on the Mountains of Julian, California

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Perched on a mountain in Julian, California, this unique tree house cabin overlooks the breathtaking Cuyamaca Lake at an elevation of over 5,000 feet and boasts a modern interior decor, a private deck, and a home theater.

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When you’re ready to come down from your treetop paradise, explore dozens of secret forest paths, a private observation deck, and mountain biking and hiking trails. Enjoy your escape into this secluded forest paradise, all of a 12-minute drive from the town of Julian, which has all the modern comforts you could want.

The surrounding old growth trees are nearly 300 years old and provide an enchanting backdrop for a perfect tree house cabin stay. Cross over the amazing floating bridge, and climb up to the top of three large Coulter Pines—you’ll be looking down on thousands of acres of state parks and national forests.


Idyllic Dome-Shaped Tree House Nestled in Woods near Malibu, California

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With European-influenced decorations throughout, it'll be hard to find a tree house with a more comfortable and interesting atmosphere than this one—glampers will be planning their return trip before they have even left.

There are several different services available at this glamping site, such as private body massage therapy, Tai Chi, and different styles of private yoga. All private bodywork and massages are held outdoors on the expansive and private decking that surrounds this unique retreat rental, only aiding in insuring that glampers have the best vacation getaway.

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What's more? This glamping site is but a three to five-minute walk to one of the largest open space preserves in Southern California, with streams, waterfalls, cliffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean, and a view of the mountains—perfect for the adventurer inside of us all.


Wonderfully Rustic and Comfortable Tree House near Los Angeles

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The charm of this tree house cabin simply oozes out of every nook and cranny, from the little details in the decor to the comfortable and luxurious furniture both inside and out. Glampers are guaranteed to feel refreshed and relaxed at this glamping haven nestled in the stunning San Jacinto Mountains—set among tall pines, sweet smelling cedars, and legendary rocks that offer serene and picturesque views.

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Be sure to enjoy a carefree getaway in Southern California to escape the madness of city life. This is an ideal place for glampers of all ages can enjoy, with amenities and activities to suit every need. We bet you didn't have the slightest idea that a tree house could be as well equipped as this one, did you?


Stunning Artisan Tree House Rental Located on Secluded Ranch in Escondido, California

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This secluded tree house cabin is the epitome of glamping and offers amazing access to the outdoors while spending the night in this unique and luxurious accommodation. Situated near Cleveland National Forest and Hellhole Canyon Preserve, glampers will never be short of activities to take part in and sights to see, all while returning to the comfort of this rental that also boasts the best view of the valley below.

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Featuring a chic cushioned couch and a small wood-burning stove, the sitting area looks out over the deck and boasts amazing views of the surrounding property. Glampers will delight in the vintage-looking steel soaking tub, which also boasts views of the surrounding area, so they can enjoy a glass of wine while indulging in a hot bath.


Grab your glamping essentials and get ready to explore Southern California and the many beautiful attractions it offers now! From romantic tree house cabins to a place for the whole family and group to enjoy—we have just the place for you. It's time to make where you stay, why you stay.

The Best Airstream Rentals near Los Angeles

By Laila Outaleb

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Why would you stay in an ordinary rental for the same old vacation year after year when you could stay in a unique Airstream near Los Angeles for an unforgettable camping getaway for all to enjoy? These rentals are like no other—they will have you telling everyone you know about them and they will be ever so thankful you have. Just imagine being absolutely carefree and surrounded by beautiful nature, the great outdoors, and being in the comfort of one of the most stylish and best rentals in Southern California!

Newly Renovated Vintage Airstream near LAX in Los Angeles, California

In true California fashion, this unique Airstream is conveniently located just 10 minutes from the beach where you can spend the day asking in the glorious West Coast sunshine. This unique rental has everything you could ask for and more, and makes for a romantic vacation rental to spend with a loved one. Guests will enjoy having this cozy retreat right in the center of paradise conveniently located to all the famous sights Los Angeles has to offer—perfect for those who can pull themselves away from the embrace of this rental.

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Unique Airstream Rental near Palm Springs, California

Enjoy a vacation that you'll cherish for a lifetime at this luxury Airstream for a perfect glamping getaway with the beautiful backdrop of Palm Springs. Tucked away on the outskirts of Palm Springs, this rental boasts fantastic views of the San Jacinto Mountains, with easy access to the picturesque hiking trails of the Agua Caliente Indian Reservation—perfect for a much-needed getaway from the city.

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Style-Savvy, Luxury Airstream in the Heart of Venice, California

This Airstream in the Venice area is a hidden gem and lies in a place where there are endless possibilities of things to do. It is located in the center of Venice life, meaning glampers can chill at the beach, eat at the hottest restaurants, and stroll the famous boardwalk. If fun is what glampers are looking for, this pad will put them in the center of it all, and it definitely provides guests with the true Venice Beach experience.

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Luxury Airstream Trailers for Rent near Downtown Santa Barbara, California

Glampers will get an authentic taste of the American Riviera at this luxury Airstream that is perfectly nestled between the Santa Ynez Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, so there is plenty to do and see while retreating to the comfort of this totally unique glamping accommodation. Surfers can find their little slice of heaven at this Airstream with the nearby world-renowned coastline that offers perfect waves, and there's plenty to do and see for history buffs, too, such as a visit to the Santa Barbara Mission.

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Luxury Airstream Trailers Anywhere in Southern California

You can park this Airstream anywhere near Los Angeles so you will have the option to completely roam freely in Southern California. The sleek look of these Airstreams make for endless great pictures, and the luxurious and modern indoors ensure that glampers' vacations are comfortable and stylish. Experience California the way it was meant to be experienced—out in the open, but with all the luxury and comforts of home.

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Make where you stay why you stay from this selection of completely unique Airstream rentals and get out of the constant traffic and craziness of life in Los Angeles for an unforgettable getaway to share with loved ones.

Glamping Guide to Sri Lanka

By Marta Gintowt

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Sri Lanka, an island nation off of the southeastern coast of India, is home to exquisite beaches, dense and lavish forests, and spectacular wildlife—making it a precious location for an authentic glamping getaway. Our glamping guide to this magical destination features only the most interesting and unique accommodations that will just add to your trip, making it truly an unforgettable experience.

From exploring on foot to observing the native wildlife—as well as sampling the incredible gastronomy—a getaway to Sri Lanka will certainly be brimming with activity. Whether you're exploring every corner or just embarking on a relaxing and fulfilling retreat, there is a special spot for everyone throughout this enchanting country.

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1. Exotic Tree Houses Tucked Away in the Rainforest in Sigiriya, Sri Lanka

The rainforests of Sri Lanka are an idyllic place to catch up with oneself and truly connect from within. With only the sounds of the encompassing nature, there is nothing of the regular hustle and bustle of everyday life to disturb the curious glamper. These peaceful tree houses nestled deep in a tropical forest are just perfect for those who are looking to reconnect with themselves while spending their stay in comfort.

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2. Special Elephant Safari Tent Adventure, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is home to an unbelievable array of wildlife that attracts visitors from all over the world. It is a dream of many to be able to wake up and hear the sounds of elephants right outside of their accommodation. This rustic safari tent makes that desire a reality, with guided safari tours available right on the property. The tent allows for guests to sleep peacefully under the Sri Lankan sky and feel like they are on a true glamping adventure.

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3. All-Inclusive Luxury Safari Tents in Udawalawe National Park, Sri Lanka

While exploring the best of what the country has to offer, these no-fuss, all-inclusive safari tents are a great option for those who want a specially curated experience. With local cuisine prepared for guests in the most incredible of locations, glampers can truly spend their stay in the Udawalawe National Park in genuine Sri Lankan authenticity.

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4. Luxury Suite Rental Perfect for Two in Hill County, Sri Lanka

For the adventurous couple looking to reconnect in agrarian luxury, look no further than this romantic suite located in the hills of central Sri Lanka. After an adventure-packed day hiking through the jungle, two guests are able to relax in their private suite overlooking the lush foliage below. A large soaking tub along with a stately king-size bed make this accommodation absolutely amorous.

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5. Cozy A-Frame Huts on the Shoreline of the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka

Surrounded by ocean on all sides, this island nation boasts some of the most pristine beaches and crystal clear waters in the whole Indian Ocean. Spending at least a short stay along the Sri Lankan coasts is a must for visitors spending a getaway in this country, and with year-round agreeable weather, what better way to spend the night than in one of these charming beachfront huts? Glampers will be able to fall asleep to the sounds of the tranquil waves and wake up and start the day with a dip in the warm, refreshing ocean.

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6. Rustic Glamping Tree Houses in Eco Village, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a beautiful country where glampers are able to take a break from everyday life and experience true simplicity. With fresh local foods and yoga sessions, these fantastic tree houses in an eco-village are perfect for glampers who want to connect with other like-minded travelers, enjoy preparing and trying organic local cuisine, and press the internal reset button with yoga classes and impressive safaris.

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7. Luxury Tents on a Beach Paradise in Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka

Keen to spend a Sri Lankan beach getaway in elegant contentment? Try these luxury beach tents located on the stunning shores of Kalpitaya. This fully equipped property boasts everything and more that glampers could possibly need during their calming stay on the shores of the Indian Ocean. Guests can enjoy the use of the infinity pool and spa, as well as immediate access to world-class beaches and incredible Sri Lankan cuisine.


As planning an extraordinary stay to one of the world´s most intriguing island nations can be overwhelming, we've curated this glamping guide to help you embark on your getaway to Sri Lanka with ease. So what are you waiting for? Rest and relaxation are calling your name!