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10 South Texas 'Glamping' Spots You Should Take Advantage of This Fall 

To quote our brothers at Orlando Weekly, "What is glamping and how do I do it?" Most of our abuelos would roll in their graves at the thought of "glamorous camping," but for those of us accustomed to the 2017 lifestyle, we'll take the air-conditioned, fully-equipped units that glamping has to offer.

If you're more of an indoors person, then "glamping" might be the perfect outdoor retreat for you. Loaded with luxurious amenities, these tricked out spaces are so cozy you might never leave even for a short nature walk.

All photos via Glampinghub.com
Lovely Cottage Retreat in Texas Hill Country with Cypress Creek Views
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $144.45 per night

This Texas Hill Country cabin is conveniently located in the heart of Cypress Creek where the lands are bustling with activities.
Lovely Cottage Retreat in Texas Hill Country with Cypress Creek Views
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $144.45 per night

The stone and wood working on this cabin is truly something you'll only find in Texas.
Lovely Cottage Retreat in Texas Hill Country with Cypress Creek Views
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $144.45 per night

The deck features priceless views of Cypress Creek.
Lovely Cottage Retreat in Texas Hill Country with Cypress Creek Views
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $144.45 per night

This cottage comes with all the creature comforts of home — air conditioning/heating, cell service, furnishing and WIFI.
Lovely Cottage Retreat in Texas Hill Country with Cypress Creek Views
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $144.45 per night

The kitchen comes fully-equipped with an oven, microwave, pots and pans, refrigerator and dishes.
Lovely Cottage Retreat in Texas Hill Country with Cypress Creek Views
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $144.45 per night

There's also this lovely dining space where you can enjoy your meals with a view.
Lovely Cottage Retreat in Texas Hill Country with Cypress Creek Views
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $144.45 per night

The main bedroom comes with a queen sized bed. And there's a loft with a full sized bed and a day bed.
Lovely Cottage Retreat in Texas Hill Country with Cypress Creek Views
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $144.45 per night

You'll definitely want to soak in this tub after a day of intense "glamping."
Lovely Cottage Retreat in Texas Hill Country with Cypress Creek Views
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $144.45 per night

There are a ton of activities surrounding this cottage. Go for a mountain bike ride or travel down this trail to the deck overlooking Creek Canyon.
Lovely Cottage Retreat in Texas Hill Country with Cypress Creek Views
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $144.45 per night

Creek Canyon, ladies and gentlemen.
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Charming Couples' Yurt Rental with Air Conditioning in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $197.95 per night

This tricked out yurt is a perfect spot to take a "glamping" retreat.
Charming Couples' Yurt Rental with Air Conditioning in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $197.95 per night

While the yurt doesn't include WIFI, it does come with air conditioning.
Charming Couples' Yurt Rental with Air Conditioning in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $197.95 per night

The hearth of this home is undoubtedly the queen sized bed.
Charming Couples' Yurt Rental with Air Conditioning in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $197.95 per night

You'll have no problem fitting you and your guest in this cozy quarter.
Charming Couples' Yurt Rental with Air Conditioning in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $197.95 per night

Guests are welcome to use the vintage barn next door that comes fully-equipped with an outdoor kitchen.
Charming Couples' Yurt Rental with Air Conditioning in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $197.95 per night

This glamp site even has its own half pipe ramp!
Charming Couples' Yurt Rental with Air Conditioning in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $197.95 per night

Guests are strongly encouraged to throw some burgs on this bad boy.
Charming Couples' Yurt Rental with Air Conditioning in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $197.95 per night

Also featured on this glamp site is a modern bathhouse just steps away from the yurt.
Fully-Furnished Tipi Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
5 units, 30 guest capacity, 2 night min., $69.55 per night

These unique tipis give you that authentic camping feel while still providing all the creature comforts of home.
Fully-Furnished Tipi Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
5 units, 30 guest capacity, 2 night min., $69.55 per night

Each tipi comes equipped with a kitchenette, furnishing, a private bathroom, linens and towels.
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Fully-Furnished Tipi Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
5 units, 30 guest capacity, 2 night min., $69.55 per night

Outside each tipi is a barbecue pit, picnic table, and fire pit. There's also a hot tub and play area for all the guests to share.
Fully-Furnished Tipi Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
5 units, 30 guest capacity, 2 night min., $69.55 per night

This location in New Braunfels is great for outdoor activities like kayaking and paddle-boarding.This property provides lifejackets for all water activities.
Fully-Furnished Tipi Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
5 units, 30 guest capacity, 2 night min., $69.55 per night

Each tipi comes with at least two queen sized beds, and some with up to three.
Fully-Furnished Tipi Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
5 units, 30 guest capacity, 2 night min., $69.55 per night

There's plenty of space and furnishing to lounge around in the tipis.
Fully-Furnished Tipi Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
5 units, 30 guest capacity, 2 night min., $69.55 per night

A kitchenette is included in each of the tipis.
Fully-Furnished Tipi Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
5 units, 30 guest capacity, 2 night min., $69.55 per night

Inside each tipi is a TV equipped with a DVD player.
Creekside Tree House Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
4 units, 28 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

These stunning tree houses can each sleep up to six guests and suspends over Geronimo Creek.
Creekside Tree House Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
4 units, 28 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

This outdoor dining area and fire pit is shared between all units.
Creekside Tree House Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
4 units, 28 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

Each unit boasts incredible views of Geronimo Creek.
Creekside Tree House Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
4 units, 28 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

The tree houses are nestled right up to these decades-old Pecan trees.
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Creekside Tree House Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
4 units, 28 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

This is a very large private property with tons of stuff to do: fishing, paddle boarding, bird watching, ping pong, swimming, hiking, basketball, volleyball and wine tasting.
Creekside Tree House Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
4 units, 28 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

Each living space comes equipped with a full-sized sofa bed, WIFI, television, radio/stereo system, satellite/cable, cell service and so much more.
Creekside Tree House Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
4 units, 28 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

Aside from the king bed in the master, there's two queens tucked up in the loft.
Creekside Tree House Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
4 units, 28 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

The kitchen comes well-equipped for all your cooking needs in the wilderness.
Creekside Tree House Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
4 units, 28 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

Who needs a bush when you've got this bathroom?
Creekside Tree House Rentals in New Braunfels, Texas
4 units, 28 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

A crisp cup of Joe would be much enjoyed on this deck in the morning.
Charming Tiny House for Two With a Spa in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 2 night min., $224.70 per night

This hand-built tiny home puts a unique spin on "glamping."
Charming Tiny House for Two With a Spa in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 2 night min., $224.70 per night

This butcher block table for two looks great in front of this large window.
Charming Tiny House for Two With a Spa in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 2 night min., $224.70 per night

The panoramic windows can open up to let in maximum breeze and natural light.
Charming Tiny House for Two With a Spa in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 2 night min., $224.70 per night

This kitchen is fully loaded with a microwave, coffeemaker, dishes, glasses, silverware, a sink and a stainless steel half fridge.
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Charming Tiny House for Two With a Spa in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 2 night min., $224.70 per night

Here's another view of the tiny house. It's open layout makes it seem much more spacious than it actually is.
Charming Tiny House for Two With a Spa in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 2 night min., $224.70 per night

For additional fees, guests have access to a mini spa area with a massage room, exercise and creativity/art studio, infra-red sauna and a wellness library.
Charming Tiny House for Two With a Spa in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 2 night min., $224.70 per night

This tiny home is uniquely placed to overlook historic towns like Bandera Falls and Boerne, Texas.
Charming Tiny House for Two With a Spa in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 2 night min., $224.70 per night

There's a secret path on this property that'll take you to the intimate Timber Ridge Winery. For your efforts, you might as well grab a bottle or two.
Charming Tiny House for Two With a Spa in Texas Hill Country
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 2 night min., $224.70 per night

Pour yourself a glass of that Timber Ridge Wine and kick back at the end of the day in this private seating area with a fire pit.
Beautifully Furnished Yurt Rental for a Vacation in Elgin, Texas
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $208.65 per night

Here's another yurt transformed into a glampers dream locale right in the heart of Elgin, Texas.
Beautifully Furnished Yurt Rental for a Vacation in Elgin, Texas
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $208.65 per night

The queen sized bed looks especially warm and cozy in the Elgin, Texas yurt.
Beautifully Furnished Yurt Rental for a Vacation in Elgin, Texas
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $208.65 per night

A daybed as well as linens are provided to accommodate all guests who may vacationing in Elgin.
Beautifully Furnished Yurt Rental for a Vacation in Elgin, Texas
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $208.65 per night

This yurt has a great set up if you're looking to get some creative juices flowing or hash out work on your glamp trip.
Beautifully Furnished Yurt Rental for a Vacation in Elgin, Texas
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $208.65 per night

This vintage barn is mere steps away from the yurt and houses a fully-equipped outdoor kitchen and seating for meals/recreation.
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Beautifully Furnished Yurt Rental for a Vacation in Elgin, Texas
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $208.65 per night

The kitchen has a really nice blend of modern and vintage with updated appliances and beautiful barn woodworking.
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Beautifully Furnished Yurt Rental for a Vacation in Elgin, Texas
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $208.65 per night

Just look at how gorgeous this outdoor barn kitchen is!
Beautifully Furnished Yurt Rental for a Vacation in Elgin, Texas
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $208.65 per night

There's plenty of seating options in the barn area for guests.
Beautifully Furnished Yurt Rental for a Vacation in Elgin, Texas
1 unit, 3 guest capacity, 2 night min., $208.65 per night

And folks, this is a working farm with live animals roaming around. Prepare to engage.
Family-Friendly and Unique Bell Tent Camping near San Antonio, Texas
1 unit, 4 guest capacity, 2 night min., $187.25 per night

This bell tent just outside of San Antonio city limits is comfortably sized at 20 feet in diameter and 12 feet tall with a custom deck for those great Texas Hill Country views.
Family-Friendly and Unique Bell Tent Camping near San Antonio, Texas
1 unit, 4 guest capacity, 2 night min., $187.25 per night

The tent comes with a queen sized bed and a twin, however, an extra twin can be accommodated upon request.
Family-Friendly and Unique Bell Tent Camping near San Antonio, Texas
1 unit, 4 guest capacity, 2 night min., $187.25 per night

Each morning you can enjoy coffee and specialty teas in your tent and breakfast in the main house nearby.
Family-Friendly and Unique Bell Tent Camping near San Antonio, Texas
1 unit, 4 guest capacity, 2 night min., $187.25 per night

This private, custom deck provides guests with a priceless view of the everlasting Texas Hill Country.
Family-Friendly and Unique Bell Tent Camping near San Antonio, Texas
1 unit, 4 guest capacity, 2 night min., $187.25 per night

Seriously, this view is pretty unbelievable.
Family-Friendly and Unique Bell Tent Camping near San Antonio, Texas
1 unit, 4 guest capacity, 2 night min., $187.25 per night

And just look at how comfortable the tent gets at night.
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Family-Friendly and Unique Bell Tent Camping near San Antonio, Texas
1 unit, 4 guest capacity, 2 night min., $187.25 per night

The outdoor area has a custom picnic table featuring a beverage trough, organic garden, swings and a gas grill upon request.
Unique Yacht Rental in the Heart of Texas Hill Country near Guadalupe River
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

This unique yacht settled in the heart of Old Ingram's shopping district is truly a one-of-a-kind glamp site.
Unique Yacht Rental in the Heart of Texas Hill Country near Guadalupe River
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

The yacht has one designated bedroom plus two extra beds. The bedroom has been updated to include a TV, fresh linens and towels.
Unique Yacht Rental in the Heart of Texas Hill Country near Guadalupe River
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

Check out this cool leather lounge area behind the captain's seat. Kick back and enjoy modern amenities like WIFI, air conditioning and DVDs that come with this yacht.
Unique Yacht Rental in the Heart of Texas Hill Country near Guadalupe River
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

The kitchenette has a cozy dining area perfect for meals and morning coffee.
Unique Yacht Rental in the Heart of Texas Hill Country near Guadalupe River
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

The yacht might not float anymore, but it's still really cool to take a seat in the captain's chair.
Unique Yacht Rental in the Heart of Texas Hill Country near Guadalupe River
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

Extra seating and a barbecue grill is available for guests on the upper deck of the yacht.
Unique Yacht Rental in the Heart of Texas Hill Country near Guadalupe River
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

This yacht is conveniently located near the Guadalupe River, so don't forget your swimsuit!
Luxury Tree House with Private Deck in New Braunfels, Texas
1 unit, 8 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

This luxurious tree house in New Braunfels is the perfect glamp spot for a family.
Luxury Tree House with Private Deck in New Braunfels, Texas
1 unit, 8 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

This deck is fully-equipped with a barbecue, balcony space and a gazebo for entertaining.
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Luxury Tree House with Private Deck in New Braunfels, Texas
1 unit, 8 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

The full kitchen comes with a refrigerator, coffee maker, microwave, stove and a toaster.
Luxury Tree House with Private Deck in New Braunfels, Texas
1 unit, 8 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

The living room lets it a ton of natural light and leads to the deck, which is where you'll want to spend most of your time anyways.
Luxury Tree House with Private Deck in New Braunfels, Texas
1 unit, 8 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

The master suite comes with a very spacious king sized bed. All linens come with the tree house.
Luxury Tree House with Private Deck in New Braunfels, Texas
1 unit, 8 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

Feel free to take as many baths as you want on your "glamping" trip.
Luxury Tree House with Private Deck in New Braunfels, Texas
1 unit, 8 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

This luxurious tree house features two queen sized beds in its cozy loft.
Luxury Tree House with Private Deck in New Braunfels, Texas
1 unit, 8 guest capacity, 2 night min., $105.93 per night

Hop in a kayak and go for an adventure down the Guadalupe River.
Romantic and Unique Tree House Rental on Private Ranch in Central Texas
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 1 night min., $267.50 per night

This charming tree house is a nice romantic getaway for you and that special someone.
Romantic and Unique Tree House Rental on Private Ranch in Central Texas
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 1 night min., $267.50 per night

The full sized bed can fold up when you're not using it to give you the most activity space.
Romantic and Unique Tree House Rental on Private Ranch in Central Texas
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 1 night min., $267.50 per night

Tree house guests have full access to this outdoor pool and patio area.
Romantic and Unique Tree House Rental on Private Ranch in Central Texas
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 1 night min., $267.50 per night

The fire pit is an ideal location to wind down with your choice beverage.
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Romantic and Unique Tree House Rental on Private Ranch in Central Texas
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 1 night min., $267.50 per night

Right next to the tree house is this 40-acre lot filled with ponds and animals.
Romantic and Unique Tree House Rental on Private Ranch in Central Texas
1 unit, 2 guest capacity, 1 night min., $267.50 per night

You can get seriously close to some of Mother Nature's most majestic creatures!
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Lovely Cottage Retreat in Texas Hill Country with Cypress Creek Views
1 unit, 5 guest capacity, 2 night min., $144.45 per night

This Texas Hill Country cabin is conveniently located in the heart of Cypress Creek where the lands are bustling with activities.
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