The 13 Glamping Sites to Visit in 2013

By Abby Jeffords

It's a brand new year, and you know what that means—time to start planning your next year of vacations! Tired of visiting the same generic resorts or crowded campsites every year? Make 2013 the time that you go on a unique and unforgettable glamping vacation. To help you sort through our hundreds of beautiful sites, we have compiled a list of our most original, inspired destinations ranging from laid back to full on glitzy. Without further ado, Glamping Hub presents the top 13 glamping destinations of 2013!

Exquisite Wooden Cabins Snuggled in Luxury Colorado Mountain Resort

We love this site for the on-site hot springs and world-class spa.

Luxury Cabins Neighboring Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming

These chic, modern cabins make for the perfect romantic winter getaway.

Quirky Zen-Tipis Pitched at Charismatic Woodland Retreat, Oregon

This resort has made every effort to recreate a traditional tipi for a truly unique experience.

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Luxury Cabin Tents in Pescadero Near San Francisco Bay Area, Northern California

Location is everything, and this site in Northern California is encircled by stunning native wilderness.

Treehouse Hotel Located Next to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island, Hawaii

Only a short distance from one of the world's most accessible active volcanoes, this fanciful tree house makes for a relaxing and exciting getaway.

Vintage Airstream Rentals in Tampa, Florida

Airstreams are all the rage lately, and it's no surprise why. This quirky, retro site tucked away in the middle of the forest really feels like a one-of-a-kind destination.

Eco-Friendly Celtic Yurts on Family-Friendly Cider Orchard, Ireland

This celtic site is great for families, and it is located on an apple orchard!

Luxury Eco Pods with Breathtaking Views of the Swiss Alps, Switzerland

These pods feature breathtaking views of the Alps, and they are situated near a world class ski resort.

*Luxury Lofted Treetop Bungalow outside of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico *

This treetop bungalow is situated on a sprawling hillside property with inspiring views of the ocean, gardens, and jungle.

Eco Beach Cabanas and Stilted Bungalows in Tucked Away Surf Mecca, Managua, Nicaragua

This quintessential surfer paradise offers great rates for those on a budget, as well as sweet extras such a daily yoga classes!

Beautiful Floating Cabins on the Southern Coast of Cambodia

This site is eco-tourism at its best. These floating huts are ecological but offer luxurious hotel service.

Unique Beduin Camp in Majestic Desert Near World Wonder City of Petra, Jordan

This site is one of our favorite desert sites. It's exotic, authentic and just miles away from the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Petra.

Incredible Safari Tents With Stunning Views of Mount Kilimanjaro, Kenya

Make all your African Safari dreams come true at this classic, luxurious site with views of Mount Kilimanjaro.