Located in the heart of southeastern Utah, Canyonlands has one of the most spectacular landscapes! If you’re looking for a unique way to enjoy the area, glamping near Canyonlands National Park is the perfect option.
This Canyonlands National Park guide will help you plan the perfect vacation: glamping spots, things to do, what to pack, and more!
From cozy cabins to luxury tents, there are plenty of options for Canyonlands National Park glamping.
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A Photo Tour of Canyonlands National Park
Take a visual tour through Canyonlands National Park (and Dead Horse Point) to see the stunning landscape in the parks!
Glamping Near Canyonlands National Park
Glamping near Canyonlands allows you to enjoy the outdoors in comfort and style. You can choose from a variety of glamping sites that offer amenities such as hot tubs, fire pits, and kitchenettes.
The two most-visited regions of Canyonlands are Island in the Sky and Needles. There are no glamping options at either district. Both are remote areas with very few guest services: no food, lodging (except for Canyonlands National Park camping), or gas.
You’ll find glamping options in the Moab area that are close to Arches or Canyonlands as well as Dead Horse Point State Park.
Best Time For Glamping Near Canyonlands
The Canyonlands National Park weather is ideal during late spring and fall for camping. In the summer temperatures reach 100 degrees F, and there aren’t many options for shade!
You can enjoy Canyonlands winter camping and glamping, but be prepared for COLD temperatures, rain, and snow!
Services are also even more limited or closed this time of year. You’ll want to check current Canyonlands road conditions before making the long drive only to find out the park is closed.
Here are helpful guides to help you know what it’s like to visit during all four seasons:
- Canyonlands National Park in the Spring
- Canyonlands National Park in the Summer
- Canyonlands National Park in the Fall
- Canyonlands National Park in the Winter
When deciding the best time to visit Canyonlands National Park, it all depends on the type of activities you want to do.
Glamping Ideas Near Canyonlands National Park
If you’re looking for a unique and exciting way to enjoy your Canyonlands vacation, glamping near the area is a great option. Here are the glamping spots near Island in the Sky in the Moab area, as well as one close to Needles Canyonlands!
The closest glamping option to Island is the Sky is found at Dead Horse Point State Park where you can enjoy sweeping views of the area.
Each yurt offers a bunk bed and futon couch to sleep up to six people, but you need to provide your own bedding. Heating, AC, and electrical outlets are available. Outside enjoy a deck with table, chairs, and propane grill. Restroom facilities are located near the yurts within easy walking distance.
Located north of Moab near the junction leading to Island in the Sky, Under Canvas offers a variety of accommodation options, including eight different types of tents (Suite, Stargazer, Deluxe, Safari Tent, Safari with 3 Twins, Kids with Tent Suite, Deluxe with Kids Tent, and Safari with Kids Tent).
The amenities include a modern private bathroom for each tent and a private deck with chairs. Although each tent has a safari theme, its interior is elegant in an unexpected way. In each tent you will find luxurious furnishings, cozy linens, pillows, and a private bathroom.
Located on Highway 191 near the turnoff to Island in the Sky you’ll find rustic glamping cabins:
- 1 Bedroom Cabins: Sleeps up to 6, full bathroom, linens, gallery-style kitchen, full fridge, stove, and dishes
- Cottonwood Cottage: Sleeps up to 6, full bathroom, linens, gallery-style kitchen, full fridge, stove, and dishes
- Deluxe Cabins: Sleeps 2 to 4, small bathroom with stand-alone shower, mini fridge, and microwave
- Casitas: Sleeps up to 4, linens, mini fridge, microwave, restroom and showers located nearby
- Camping Cabins: Sleeps up to 4, linens, mini fridge, microwave, restroom and showers located nearby
You’ll enjoy a unique glamping experience near Canyonlands staying in luxury tents or a vintage camp trailer. Located west of Moab, Crooked Bindi Ranch is an 80-acre private land where you can take in the breathtaking view of the desert.
Amenities include a hot shower, a flush toilet, and plush sleeping accommodations. There is no WiFi and limited phone service so you can enjoy an off-grid experience!
Located at the north end of Moab, this glamping spot provides easy access to Island in the Sky. This RV park offers a Premium Cottage, Standard Cabins, and Airstream glamping options.
The Premium Cottage features two bedrooms to sleep up to 6 and include linens, full bathroom, cable TV, WiFi, and kitchenette. The Standard Cabins sleep up to 4 and include linens, cable TV, WiFi, and mini fridge. The restroom and hot showers are located in a separate facility nearby.
The classic Airstream rentals include a queen-size bed with linens, heat and air conditioning, a modern bathroom, a television, a kitchen with complete equipment, and a WiFi connection.
To elevate your glamping experience, check out the luxurious custom-built cabins at this 240 acre resort. It takes the whole glamping game to another level. Accommodates are available in different options such as the River Studio, Balcony Studio, Mesa Studio, Family Suite, and the Ranch House Estate.
Glampers can take magnificent views of the Colorado River and surrounding mesas from these custom-built cabins. Amenities include a private porch with a sitting area for two, a kitchenette with cooking and baking equipment, satellite television, WiFi connection, complimentary bottled water, and other necessities.
Located in Spanish Valley south of Moab, this location is between Island in the Sky and Needles. You’ll find cozy glamping tipis that include beds plus camping pads and sleeping bags for people to sleep on the floor.
Each tipi has a private outdoor space with patio set, fire pit, gas grill, outdoor sink, and lawn chairs. You’ll also have access to a bath house with showers, toilets, and sinks.
Located in Monticello, Utah near Needles Canyonlands is a 40 acre glamping resort. Experience luxury glamping in spacious, attractive bell tents 200+ square feet and 16 feet in diameter and height. These rustic tents provide magnificent views of the nearby national parks and their surrounding attractions.
You will find a bed inside each tent with comfy sheets, clean linens, fleece blankets, and butterfly chairs. The shared bathroom facilities are within walking distance of the tents and include flushing toilets, sinks, and showers.
BUY AT AMAZON: Arches and Canyonlands Guides and Maps
Check out our done-for-you 1, 2, and 3-day Canyonlands Itineraries to help you plan your vacation based on the time you have to spend at the park: