More of a glamper? Check these 10 glamping spots that make camping look oh so fabulous

2015-07-02 11:30
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Cape Town - If the phrase 'Happy Camper' only conjures up nasty thoughts of bugs crawling into your ear and everything ALWAYS smelling of smoke, you must know you're more of a 'glamper'. 

READ: Are you camp or glamp?

Luckily here at Traveller24, we don't judge. On the contrary, we've located 10 of the best glamorous camping spots on the globe for you to book your next breakaway to. 

Happy Glamping! 

1. Old Mac Daddy, Overberg, South Africa 

What: Glamp over in hipsterly-restored Airstream trailers on the Old Mac Daddy Farm in Elgin. 

READ: The secret is out at Old Mac Daddy...

Great getaway to Old Mac Daddy with @lynne_707 #oldmacdaddy #greatview #trailer

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2. Loveland Farm, Hartland Devon, United Kingdom 

What: The Loveland Farm Pods are glamping domes perfect a romantic couple get away. Each Pod comes complete with its own private shower, compost toilet facilities and kitchen. 

3. Wildlife Explorer's Dulana Serengeti camp, Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

What: Dulana sits on the edge of ‘Hidden Valley’ a little known depression on the southern plains of the Serengeti, on the edge of the off road driving area, allowing immediate access onto the short grass plains where Cheetah are abundant and Lion prides establish territory close to camp and the surrounding woodland.

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4. Suryalila Yoga Retreat, Cadiz, Spain

What: This yoga retreat glamping spot offers guests comfortable twin beds at night, and yoga classes by day. Don't look any further for a complete rest for body and soul. 

5. Moab Under Canvas, Moab, Utah, United Stated

What: Choose from a range of tents ranging from uber luxurious to earthy and basic. What's not to love here?

This was our home for 3 days ???? #moabundercanvas #glamping #beetlebugadventure

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6. Cottars 1920's Safari Camp, Kenya

What: Cottar's Safari Camp is sublime: pure Out of Africa. The golden age of safari is recreated in a heady cocktail of marquee tents, antique furnishings and liveried staff.

7. Wolwedans Dunes Lodge, Namibia 

What: The Dunes Lodge is perched on top of a dune plateau, overlooking panoramic vistas in all directions and capturing the beauty of the desert in a most memorable way. The building style is a combination of wooden structures and canvas blinds, opening up to the desert beyond. 

READ: 20+ of the most unusually cool places to stay in southern Africa

8. Dwyka Tented Lodge, Sanbona Game Reserve, South Africa 

What: Beautifully appointed tents exude an atmosphere of pioneering adventure in a vast and hidden landscape. Dwyka Tented Lodge is surrounded by awe-inspiring rock formations which was once the home of ancient Khoisan hunters. 

READ: Why South Africans need a safari...

9. Waldseilgarten, Germany 

What: Spend a night in one of these tents that are literally hanging from a tree under the 'Hotel of the 1000 Stars.

10. The Slow Camp, Melbourne, Australia

What: Enjoy the smell of the sea, a wine under the stars and snuggle into fresh linen on a comfy bed all while you're pampered.  

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