Have you ever been glamping? If the answer is ‘NO’, you are missing out on something – especially when it comes to glamping in Kansas! Glamping brings you close to nature while ensuring that you have the basic comforts of home. Glamping allows you to explore the wild, let down your guards, unwind, rejuvenate, and, more importantly, help you reconnect with yourself.
Now, whether you are based out of Kansas, are visiting your family, or are there for a short trip, glamping in Kansas is something you shouldn’t miss. Kansas is known for its cowboy culture, cattle ranches, and wide-open prairies. Rich in Native American history, there are a lot of museums in Kansas dedicated to the tribes that have lived here. The beautiful Flint Hills, named for the abundant residual flint eroded from the bedrock, is worth visiting!
If you have already started dreaming about Kansas, we have a list of some amazing places for glamping in Kansas. Whether you’re coming to chill after a music festival in Colorado, or continuing a road trip after glamping in Colorado, read on!
Quick Breakdown Of Kansas Glamping
Don’t have time to go through the complete list? Don’t worry, we have got you covered. We have listed top places under various categories for glamping in Kansas. Take a look!
Overall Best Glamping in Kansas – Glamping Suite At Watkins C Ranch
Best Yurt Glamping in Kansas – Curly Bill Yurt By HorseThief Reservoir
Most Romantic Glamping in Kansas – Buffalo Cabin
Most Adventurous Glamping in Kansas – Lakeview Hideaway at Blue Vista
Most Luxurious Glamping in Kansas – Saddle Ridge Retreat
Top 12 Places For Glamping In Kansas
But the heart wants more? We knew it! Below we have 12 listings, along with features that set them apart. Happy reading!
Glamping Suite At Watkins C Ranch
Where: Kansas City, Kansas
Price: $162+ per night
This glamping suite is a slice of heaven in the wild surrounds of Watkins Ranch! The hills, pastures, and free-flowing creeks add to its charm. The boho-styled tent features a queen-sized bed, top-quality linen and bedding, two woven bedside tables, and a seating area with two chairs and a table. There is a small selection of books for the book-lovers. You can use a small generator within the tent to charge devices or add additional lighting.
Outside, there are two lanterns, 2 Acapulco chairs, a vintage coffee table, and a firepit. Perfect for enjoying your hot cup of coffee in the evenings or keeping you warm on cold nights. A camping-style toilet is installed close to the tent.
There are many activities to do at this campsite, including yoga, sunset wine tastings, yoni steams, a delicious boho picnic spread, or a professional photography session. The ranch also offers horseback trail rides. Kansas City Children’s Museum is 3 miles away, while Kansas City downtown is a 15 minutes drive.
Lakeview Hideaway at Blue Vista
Where: Randolph, Kansas
Price: $104+ per night
Offering breathtaking lake views, this tent is surrounded by trees. Watch the birds swooping over the lake and white-tailed deers leaping between cedar trees from this property.
The tent is equipped with a queen bed, a memory foam mattress, two bedside tables, a propane heater, and a small table with shelves. There is an outdoor toilet and basin near the tent. There are 2 Adirondack chairs, a camp table, camp benches, a campfire grill, and a fire pit for you to unwind in the evenings.
Tuttle Creek State Park and Fancy Creek State Park are close to the property. In the picturesque Flint Hills, you can enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, horse-riding, and off-roading.
Curly Bill Yurt By HorseThief Reservoir
Where: Jetmore, Kansas
Price: $110+ per night
The newest addition to the HorseThief Reservoir, this 30 feet yurt is absolutely gorgeous. The yurt has a queen bed and a twin mattress bunk bed. So if you are a couple with children, we have got you covered. Also, Custer camp is right beside, perfect for all of you to stay close if you are a large group.
Inside, there is a full kitchen with a stove, a coffee pot, a microwave, a refrigerator, and a dining table. The fully-equipped bathroom has a walk-in shower. There is a living room with a TV, a faux fireplace, and a couch. A firepit and a deck outside make your evenings special!
Sun & Moon Mongolian Yurt
Where: Lawrence, Kansas
Price: $67+ per night
Tucked in nature, with deers, eagles, and wild turkeys as regular guests, the Sun & Mongolian yurt is bound to take you away from the hustle-bustle. You wake up to a beautiful sunrise and sleep to the sounds of nature.
Hand-made in Mongolia with wood, canvas, and wool, the yurt has nomadic-style interiors and is off-grid. There is no water and electricity inside the yurt. 2 lanterns, two safely contained candles, and drinking water is provided. Inside the yurt, there is 1 double bed with two extra cots for children, a small kitchen with a stove and a few basics, floor seating, and a wood stove with sufficient firewood for your stay. There is a composting toilet and bath house 75 feet away from the yurt. On clear days, enjoy your evenings around the stone fire pit.
Where: Rose Hill, Kansas
Price: $150+ per night
As the name suggests, The Hideaway campsite, nestled in trees on the Kansas prairie, serves as a great place for a hideaway from the monotony of life. The Lotus Belle tent is furnished with a queen bed, a wood-burning area, a sitting area, and a dinette equipped for two guests.
On the outside, there is an eco-friendly bathhouse with a composting toilet, sink, and shower. Close to the tent is the outdoor kitchen with a gas stove, a smoker/grill, a dining area, and a fire pit. Perfect for you to cook your meals and sip coffee around the bonfire.\
Yurt By Acorns Resort
Where: Milford, Kansas
Price: $80+ per night
Set amidst the beautiful Flint Hills and around the Kansas largest lake, Milford Lake, Acorns Resort is your ideal destination if you are looking for a mix of glamping in Kansas and lake activities. While here, you can enjoy boating, fishing, launch your canoes and kayaks, or simply relax on the shores.
The yurt, overlooking rocky shores, is set upon a wooden platform. Inside, there is a queen bed, two army-style cots, and an air conditioning and heating system. You have to bring your own sleeping bags for the cots. A portable toilet is nearby. There is an onsite restaurant at the resort where delicious meals can be enjoyed.
Saddle Ridge Retreat
Where: Kansas City, Kansas
Price: $195+ per night
Come and enjoy this unique experience where you get a perfect blend of luxury, nature and a rugged outdoor experience. Indulge yourself in activities like horseback riding, fishing, hiking, or what your heart desires. Family-friendly games and activities are planned for those who want to socialize with other guests.
The dome-style tent is well furnished with a queen bed, linens, bedside tables, chairs, a music system, and some extra tables. There is a canteen cabinet in each tent stocked with things you may need in the eleventh hour. A picnic table and a fire pit outside are perfect for you to be warm and cozy.
Where: Coffey County, Kansas
Price: $125+ per night
If you are looking for romantic glamping in Kansas with your partner, nothing is better than this secluded one-room cabin set beside a pond. Boasting a private dock, a front porch, and a fire pit, this cabin serves as a great palace for watching sunsets and sunrises. A lot of animals such as goats, cats, roosters, and a dog will be your companions.
With a double bed with linens, a full bath, a fully equipped kitchen with a microwave, a stove, a fridge, silverware, and cookware, this cabin has everything that you can ask for! Also, there is a shared pavilion with a propane grill and a large shared fire pit. Explore 150 acres of land, swim in the pond, fish, hike, bike, or take a kayak down the creek. There is no dearth of activities here at this property!
The Redtail Yurt
Where: Baldwin City, Kansas
Price: $60+ per night
Located amidst 95 acres of woods and fields, this property is ideal for exploring the hiking trails and seeing wildlife in the woods.
The RedTail yurt is a 30 feet diameter yurt which is perched on a raised wooden platform with a deck off the front. It has a door, a few windows, and a dome skylight. There is a double bed with linens, a comforter, and blankets. A second futon, as well as foam mattresses, are provided on request. There is an outdoor bathroom with composting toilets. Small heaters with propane tanks are provided in the cold season. There are designated fire pits to keep you warm at night.
Glamping Tents – C2T Ranch
Where: Plainville, Kansas
Price: $60+ per night
This canvas bell tent is situated on the C2T Ranch, which is a working regenerative cattle ranch. 4 miles of Saline River runs through the ranch, only a short walk away from the tents. The tents have an amazing view of the 150 feet tall limestone bluffs that border the river. You can go fishing in the river, hiking in the canyons or cliffs, or enjoy bird watching from the native prairie above the cliffs. This place is a paradise for fossil hunters as there are a variety of fossilized shells.
The tent features a queen bed with bedding, a table, and two chairs. There is an outdoor toilet, a picnic table, and a fire pit. The campsite is only a short drive north of Hays, Kansas, and a 20-minute drive to I-70.
Camp Colt (Yurt)
Where: Topeka, Kansas
Price: $45+ per night
This is a 16 feet diameter yurt hosted by the Eisenhower State Park in the WestPoint Campground. It has a full-size bed with a futon that can be folded into a double bed. There is electricity and an air conditioning and heating system in the yurt. Outside, there is a picnic table, BBQ grill, and a water hydrant. There is no kitchen or bathroom in the yurt but a shower house across the road. Please note that pets are not allowed inside the yurt.
The 5 Acre by Benflyin
Where: Colby, Kansas
Price: $50+ per night
Spend a night in Western Kansas! Located only 7 miles from the city and a few miles off I-70, this unique glamping cabin is set in a prime location on a quiet paved road. It is well-furnished and has basic amenities to satisfy your needs. Equipped with electricity and warm and cold water, the cabin has a king-size bed, a table, 2 chairs, a kitchenette with essentials and a coffee maker, and a fireplace with sufficient firewood. There is a full bathroom, and towels and soap are provided. There is an outdoor space for you to relax and unwind.
Am I Missing Any Kansas Glamping Spots?
By now we are sure you have picked your glamping destination. After all, every single listing was a catch! In case we missed something, please let us know in the comments section below. We hope you have an incredible glamping getaway in Kansas!
If you know of any other incredible places for Glamping in Kansas, please do reach out so I can keep this guide as up to date as possible!
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