12 Best Yurts in Texas To Rent For a Glamping Getaway

Yurts in Texas are a must try because you can immerse yourself with nature in a comfortable way. While yurts are homes to nomads around 600 BCE, they’re now glamping options these days. Most yurt rentals have complete amenities that make you feel at home while being in a secluded area. 

From an attractive spot on top of a hill to an expensive stay in the middle of a desert, yurt rental in Texas will make your glamping experience memorable. While Texas is a large State state with tons of amazing glamping options, here’s a shortlist of the coolest yurts in Texas!

Yurt Rentals in Texas
Yurt Rentals in Texas

The Agave Yurt

Where: Bastrop, Texas

Price: $765+ for two nights

Accommodates: 2 guests


Luxury and cozy is what The Agave in The Reserve at GreenLeaf estate promises. The yurt feels much bigger than what it appears outside because of the spaces inside. It has a coffee bar and an inviting king-size bed to help you relax without any trouble. Meanwhile, its full-size bathroom has a walk-in shower to keep you refreshed after spending a day outdoors. 

Since the property spans over 200 acres, you can do much when you go out of the yurt. It has a sun deck and a covered grilling area if you want to cook some BBQs. You can also lounge around the fire pit at night while having some s’mores. 

Rent a kayak on the river or lake if you love outdoor activities. Hiking trails also surround the property, so wandering through these trails will keep you active. Or go for a 15-minute walk to visit Lake Bastrop’s south or north shore park. 

The Agave Yurt Texas
The Agave Yurt Rental in Texas | Credit: VRBO

Yurt Glamping at Lake Grapevine, Texas

Where: Grapevine, Texas

Price: $411+ for two nights

Accommodates: 6 guests


Another yurt rental near a lake is the “Glamping at Lake Grapevine.” This is equipped with a coffee maker, microwave, refrigerator, and other kitchen essentials, making food preparation easier. A shower and bathroom are also available.

Yurt Glamping at Lake Grapevine, Texas
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If you’re staying inside this glamorous yurt, worry not because it’s air-conditioned. You can also play multiple board games to entertain the whole gang. 

Spend your evening outdoors by grilling some BBQs using the outdoor gas grill or the outdoor fire pit. It also has a private outdoor dining area where you can eat meals under the moonlit sky. 

The location is also nearby swimming, fishing, golf, cycling, hiking, bird watching, sailing, boating, and horseback riding sites. It also has rentable canoes and kayaks at Meadowmere Park. 

Yurt Glamping at Lake Grapevine, Texas
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Lucky Arrow Retreat Yurt

Where: Dripping Springs, Texas

Price: $303+ for two nights  

Accommodates: 2 guests


If you’re visiting Austin, you may want to take a short drive to visit this yurt in Dripping Springs. This yurt rental is perfect for a unique getaway because the location is near the Hamilton Pool Preserve, Texas’s most popular swimming hole. It’s also near several distilleries, wineries, and breweries. 

It’s also ideal for a romantic getaway as you can spend the afternoon watching the sunset from the private deck while sipping a glass of wine. The yurt’s interior is equipped with air conditioning to keep the indoor temperature comfortable. 

You can freely access the heated pool, BBQ grills, and covered beer garden, which are away from your yurt. 

Lucky Arrow Yurt Retreat
Lucky Arrow Yurt in Texas | Credit: VRBO

Bolivar Glamping Yurt

Where: Crystal Beach, Texas

Price: $340+ per night

Accommodates: 4 guests


Glamping in your own yard or on the beach is made possible by this Bolivar Glamping Yurt. Its interior is spacious as it has a queen-size memory foam mattress complete with clean linens. Make the night romantic by lighting the remote-controlled and battery-operated candles. With the two oversized chairs, you can enjoy the mesmerizing view of the stars or the beach. 

You can also spend your night outside as the area is lit with solar power lighting. Outdoor showers and public bathrooms are also nearby for your convenience. Or you can go swimming as the property is only a mile away from Crystal Beach.

Bolivar Glamping Yurt in Texas
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The Driftwoods Yurt 

Where: Wimberley, Texas

Price: $184+ per night

Accommodates: 4 guests


At The Driftwoods Yurt, you can experience a glamorous Texas Hill Country camping experience. Its private bathroom has a shower and sink while the bedroom has two twin beds and a plush king-size bed. Thus, this rental is perfect for small families or couples who want to enjoy nature without missing out the comfort that hotels can offer.

The Driftwoods Yurt Rental in Texas
The Driftwoods Yurt Rental in Texas | Credit: VRBO

Its kitchenette is equipped with a microwave, mini-fridge, and a coffee pot. An indoor and al fresco dining area are both available. However, the outdoor kitchen is communal for meal preparation. 

You can also grill at the shared deck or relax on a hammock. Or spend the night outside stargazing or sharing stories around the fire pit. 

The Driftwood’s property is five acres that allow you to hike trails. Moreover, you can go near the local attractions like wineries, restaurants, downtown shops, and museums. 

The Driftwoods Yurt
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Sundancer Luxury Yurt Glamping Tent with Waterfall

Where: Granbury, Texas

Price: $793+ per night

Accommodates: 4 guests


A no-crowd retreat is what Sundancer Luxury Tent offers because it’s in a beautiful, secluded forest. Here, you can even see the waterfall and the Comanche Creek. 

Although it seems isolated, the Sundancer is a luxurious yurt imported from Africa. It has linens and a full bath with an oversized shower. 

It’s even considered an excellent safari getaway since it’s on a 300-acre farm where you can visit animals like donkeys and collect fresh farm eggs. 

You can hike the one-mile trail leading to the Brazos River for more adventurous activities. You can also use tubes and kayaks if you want to enjoy the splashes of the river. Or go hunting for arrowheads or enjoy fishing. 

Sundancer Luxury Yurt Glamping Tent with Waterfall
Sundancer Luxury Yurt | Credit: VRBO

Local Chapter Big Bend Yurt

Where: Terlingua, Texas

Price: $1181+ for two nights

Accommodates: 2 guests


First-class lodging is what The Local Chapter Big Bend offers. Its yurts are sturdy enough to withstand extreme weather conditions. These yurts also give you views and privacy since they’re spaced out across a high mesa, and the location is just on the western boundary of Big Bend National Park. 

Local Chapter Big Bend Yurt
Credit: The Local Chapter

Although you’re in a private high desert land, running water, electricity, and all amenities are available inside the yurts, so your stay will be as convenient as possible. This allows you to enjoy the unique culture and landscape of the Texan West with comfort. 

You can also sit on rocking chairs while enjoying a bonfire at night since each yurt has a personal outdoor campfire ring. If you prefer to stay inside at night, do so in front of the indoor fireplace. 

Yurtopia Wimberley

Where: Wimberley, Texas

Price: $250+ for two nights

Accommodates: 2 guests


At Yurtopia, you have a wide variety of incredible yurts to choose from! One of which is a river yurt if you want direct access to the water. However, you’ll share a kitchen with other vacationers, making your glamping experience have a community vibe. 

Yurtopia Wimberley Yurt Rental
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If you want to enjoy privacy, choose the yurt in the woods on a hill, making the location more remote. These yurts also have rooftop decks where you can grill or see the views. 

Nonetheless, both yurts have a climate-controlled space, private bathroom, and a king-size bed. Near Yurtopia are the state’s best local swimming holes, namely Blue Hole Regional Park and Jacob’s Well.  

It’s one of the most popular places for yurt glamping in Texas, and definitely deserves a place on your Texas bucket list!

Rustic Yurt at Mill Creek Ranch Resort

Where: Canton, Texas

Price: $431+ for two nights

Accommodates: 2 guests


Go for a rustic glamping experience at Mill Creek Ranch Resort. The yurt has a seating area, mini-fridge, sink, dresser, and a queen-size bed. The bathhouses are just a walking distance from the yurt, while its deck has an outdoor table, chairs, and a gas grill. 

Other amenities include a beach area or swim hole, a hot tub, and two pools. You can also join outdoor activities such as disc golf courses, catch and release fishing, biking, paddleboarding, and hiking. 

The best thing about this yurt is it allows you to enjoy a serene atmosphere away from the sounds of city life. Thus, you can’t park your vehicles at your private yurts. The concierge will deliver your luggage via golf cart to your yurts. 

Rustic Yurt at Mill Creek Ranch Resort
Rustic Yurt at Mill Creek Ranch Resort | Credit: Airbnb

Yurt In The Trees, Next Level Relaxation! 

Where: Dripping Springs, Texas

Price: $303+ for one night

Accommodates: 2 guests


Enjoying the view of the majestic hill country creek-wrought canyon is more fun when you’re in an elevated yurt. The yurt is nestled between live oaks, and it has a private deck complete with chairs, a propane grill, and a farm table around a little chiminea. This allows you to enjoy grilling overlooking the canyon.  

Yurt In The Trees 1
Yurt In The Trees | Credit: Airbnb

The amenities include wifi, smart TV, kitchenette, coffee bar, full bathroom with tub, queen-size bed, and dome skylight. Such will bring you comfort while nature gives you a lullaby since you can hear the sounds of the hill country, breeze in the tree branches, and the singing of the birds. 

The morning light will also awaken you as it will come in through the dome skylight, which is just above your bed. Let nature rejuvenate you when you stay in this yurt rental. 

Yurt In The Trees
Yurt In The Trees | Credit: Airbnb

Wildflower Yurts

Where: Emory, Texas

Price: $150+ for one night

Accommodates: 2 guests


Planning a wedding or special romantic getaway? Try Wildflower yurts. This rental has a venue meant for wedding ceremonies, and the beautiful sunset and sunrise view of farm country completes the scene. 

The yurt has a modern boho design vibe, complete with amenities like running hot and cold water, a sink, and a private bathroom with a toilet. All three yurts have a bar with a refrigerator, coffee pot, and a microwave. It’s also equipped with outlets for charging devices, beautiful lighting, a full-size futon couch, and a queen-size bed. 

Experience showering outdoors since the property has a privately enclosed outdoor shower surrounded by trees. The trees will also provide shades while reading a book in a private hammock. 

End the night by having a bonfire or grilling a BBQ since it has a BBQ grill and outdoor fire pit. 

Wildflower Yurt Rental Airbnb
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Unique Yurt Desert Retreat 

Where: El Paso, Texas

Price: $168+ for two nights

Accommodates: 2 guests


This private yurt in the desert has great views because mountains and Hueco Tanks surround it. It’s also only 20 minutes away from El Paso city. 

The space has a well-equipped kitchen, wifi, futon, and full bed. The portable toilets and coin-operated shower are just a minute walk away from the yurt. These communal areas are cleaned daily. 

After rejuvenating in the yurt, go birding, hiking, or rock climbing at Hueco Tanks. Or visit some nearby attractions like the hot springs in Truth or Consequences, White Sands National Park, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, and Carlsbad Caverns National Park. 

Unique Yurt Desert Retreat 
Credit: Airbnb

Glamping in a yurt rental can be a more fun experience than staying at hotels near tourist attractions in Texas. They offer more privacy and outdoor activities with the nature without removing the comforts of a home. Whether you’re alone, with lovers, friends, or families, booking a yurt rental in Texas is recommended. 

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