May 3, 2021
The feeling of freedom and adventure combined with the comfort of a well-kept five-star accommodation. Glamping is for today’s explorers who want to experience contact with nature without the uncomfortable aspects. Glamping is ideal for today’s explorers who want to be in close contact with nature and have a comfortable overall experience.
Where does the term Glamping come from?
Glamping is a portmanteau of “glamourous” and “camping”. Chic and luxury camping, that is.
Known in the UK as “luxury camping”, it became known in the early 2000s as “glamping”. Today everyone talks about glamping, and its defined as THE alternative to traditional camping: a comfortable holiday experience in the middle of nature.
Glamping is the new trend in the world of travel, but in reality, it is inspired by old traditions:
What is the key to its success? It brings together different aspects in a single experience:
Comfort, because unlike traditional camping, glamping provides you with all the comforts of home, so you don’t have to rough it.
Nature and Sustainability, because glamping embraces the green philosophy, promotes an eco-friendly holiday approach and responds to the desire to find a closer contact with nature.
Originality, because a glamping holiday stands out for its originality and has a certain character it is easy to find the type of glamping that suits you best
Experience, because glamping is not just sleeping in a comfortable accommodation, but also living a holiday full of experience.
What is Glamping and how to do it
Camping is not for everyone: it can be an uncomfortable and a very sportive adventure which might not suit everyone plus it requires good organization and a spirit of adaptation. Well, glamping is not like that. Indeed, it is quite the opposite.
But what does glamping mean? The aspect that connects it with camping is the contact with nature. But the distinctive point is comfort: a glamping accommodation is beautiful, original and it pays attention to detail. It offers a unique experience you won’t find on a traditional camping experience.
Falling asleep counting the stars? Yes, but wrapped in soft blankets and surrounded by soft lighting.
Hearing birdsong from the trees? Yes, but while relaxing in a Jacuzzi, perhaps enjoying a nice cocktail.
Waking up caressed by the fresh morning air? Sure, but with a rich breakfast served in your room.
You can start your glamping holiday in complete relaxation: your luxury tent is ready on arrival, the beds are already made, the sheets smell clean. Here is your charming five-star room immersed in nature. It is easy to connect with others as well but also enjoy a little corner of your private heaven.
Feel pampered by nature and by the staff, they are always on hand to help you. Experience an unforgettable holiday with children, family and a relaxing atmosphere.
The different types of glamping
There are different types of glamping, and glampers can choose the most suitable one according to their style and needs. Each offers completely different experiences, but all are united by originality.
Here are the most popular: