Love the great outdoors but also love the convenience and comfort of your own home?  Do you want to experience nature but roughing it is not your idea of a good time?  It sounds like glamping, or camping with glamour, is right up your alley, and it’s closer than you think!  There are glamping opportunities as close as Dripping Springs, Driftwood, and Wimberley!  Here are a few options for you to check out:

The Cabins at Onion Creek

  • 6 cabins along Onion Creek and close to breweries, wineries, and distilleries
  • $149/night and up
  • King beds and coffee bar
  • 18992 RM 150, Driftwood, 888-622-4228,

Camp Lucy

  • 275 acre property overlooking Onion Creek
  • Frequently used as a wedding venue with a chapel and vineyard
  • Stay in a cottage or book a room in the lodge
  • Hang out with Camp Lucy’s alpacas!
  • $259-$699/night
  • 3509 Creek Road, Dripping Springs, 512-894-4400,

Collective Hill Country

  • Specializes in luxury tent glamping experiences, including suites for families and honeymooners
  • Horseback riding, culinary classes, massages available
  • On-site restaurant and bar, complimentary breakfast
  • $299-$550/night
  • 7431 Fulton Ranch Road, Wimberley, 970-445-2033,

The Liney Moon

  • Choose between a group stay at The Stellar House lodge or one of 13 quirky cottages
  • Also hosts weddings, birthday parties, wine tour groups
  • $149-$995/night
  • 5401 W. Fitzhugh Road, Dripping Springs, 512-954-8534,

Living Waters on Lake Travis

  • From a safari tent to eco-cabins, the site offers a range of glamping experiences
  • On-site massage therapy, yoga classes
  • $125-$395/night
  • 24315 Pedernales Drive, Spicewood, 512-843-5253,