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The 7 Best Places To Go Glamping In Tennessee

Spending a night or two sleeping under the stars is a memorable experience at any time of the year, but if the thoughts of ‘pitching the tent’ fill you dread, then fear not. There’s plenty of luxurious places to go glamping in Tennessee. You can experience the vast outdoors without giving up any home comforts.

Here’s our pick of the very best…

Best Places To Go Glamping In Tennessee

1. Forest Gully Farms

Forage, eat and stay… One of the main goals at FGF is to create a sustainable food forest, made up of an ecosystem of fruit trees and beneficial plants that are perennials. Enjoy walking around, nibbling on some fruit in the orchard, or gathering eggs from the chicken coop.

Stay underground in one of their cozy huts, with all the luxuries you could need. AC for the warmer months and a heating unit for the colder months, a refrigerator, convection toaster oven, microwave, toaster, double hot plate, and coffee pot. Sit by the fire under a blanket of stars.

2. Little Arrow Resort

Tucked away in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, surrounded by majestic nature, this resort offers it all. From quiet hiking trails overlooking Townsend to an in-ground pool with a splash pad, you’ll feel like one with nature without roughing it.

The Luxury Glamping Tent features an extra level of luxury with wooden walls separating living spaces, as well as a small kitchen. With plush bedding, you’re guaranteed to have a peaceful night’s sleep.

3. Under Canvas Great Smoky Mountains

Located on a 182-acres of lush, wooded terrain, just a stone’s throw away from the entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. This eco-friendly glamping offers a rare outdoor experience in “The Land of Blue Smoke”.

Their Stargazer tent is perfect for those who want to watch the stars at night from the comfort of their own bed. With a private ensuite bathroom, wood-burning stove, and private deck, this is the perfect escape for an elevated glamping trip.

4. Treetop Hideaways

One of the most luxurious treehouses out there, complete with heated floors, and a walk-in rain-head shower with a glassed-in tree growing through it.

Stocked mini-fridge, bar sink, & outdoor charcoal grill, Ultra-fast internet (The World’s First Gigabit Treehouse!), Complimentary wine, s’ more kit, coffee, tea, & bars, Firepit with seasoned wood and kindling. What else could you need for a luxury glamping trip?


5. Campe LeConte

Sleep high above the ground in this luxury open-air treehouse!​ Perfect for a family getaway with a Queen Bed (sleeps two adults,) Sleeping Loft (sleeps two kids) and a private bathroom. The sleeping area is open-air with a view of Mt. LeConte.

Make sure to check out Anakeesta, a mountain view theme park. Full of activities for kids of all ages.

6. Canopy Ridge

The Safari tents at Canopy Ridge sit high above the valley floor allowing you to enjoy cool nights all through the summer. It is open each year during the warm months from spring into early fall.

If you’re looking for a chance to disconnect from the norm, embrace nature, and enjoy the tranquility of being off-grid in a beautiful setting, then this is the place for you! All tents have their own private outdoor area with a fire pit. Expect all the norms of camping – but without roughing it.

7. Whimsical Escapes

Situated on six acres of land in Thorn Hill, Tennessee, this is a truly off-the-grid experience in nature for up to four glampers. The tent has a queen-size bed and two floor mattresses.

In the morning enjoy a simmering cup of fresh coffee hot off the fire, the perfect way to kick-start the day. In the evening enjoy some rustic cooking and making s’mores on the fire pit. The deck is the ideal spot to sip on your favourite drink as the sun sets behind the trees.

Siobhan McKenny