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Glamping in Michigan: 17 Unique & Magical Spots in 2022 (MAP)

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17 Top Glamping Spots in Michigan

The time for glamping Michigan style has never been better. Glamping rentals and glamping sites in Michigan are quickly increasing as one of the top ways to travel with friends: it’s a perfect escape. 

From southwest Michigan to the Pictured Rocks, from Grand Rapids to Sleeping Bear Dunes,  luxury camping is growing in pure Michigan. 

Are you ready to forgo the cabin rental or canvas tents for some of the creature comforts of a cozy glamping spot?

Read on to discover more about glamping in Michigan. if youre looking for a Michigan glamping spot near you, scroll to the bottom for a map of places to go glamping in Michigan.

What is Glamping?

Glamping in Michigan is the new modern way of experiencing the outdoors. Glamping is exactly what the word suggests; camping- but in a glamorous, comfortable setting.  There are many types of glamping, too.

Think of a cozy camper or luxury yurt surrounded by nature, complete with comfy queen beds, and the northern lights dancing overhead. It’s a great way to enjoy camping in Michigan and combine both nature and the comfort of more luxurious travel accomodations.  

Why Go Glamping? 

As much as we love the rustic feel of true nitty and gritty camping, there’s now a special accommodation for those looking for something a little less, well, raw in nature. You deserve to treat yourself to both the wonders of Michigan’s beautiful scenery and to be at your most comfortable, and these 14 glorious glamping places in Michigan are sure to do just that. 

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Places to Glamp in West Michigan

West Michigan Glamping Spots

Getaway Barber Creek 
117 55th St, Grand Junction, MI 49056

Getaway Barber Creek is a one-of-a-kind Michigan glamping experience. Located in Grand Junction Michigan, Barber Creek is close to the resort town of South Haven and minutes away from the relaxing shores of Lake Michigan

. These super unique, modern, and glamorous cabins offer a moment of connection and a reflection to be one in nature while catering to all your needs and more. Each cabin is equipped with air conditioning, a shower, and a toilet.

Get ready to recharge, breathe easy, and connect back to what truly matters with this perfect Michigan glamping getaway. 

Glamping Getaway (Off Map Glamping) in South Haven 
63401 8th Ave, South Haven, MI 490490

This fabulous Michigan glamping getaway placed in South Haven is a wonderful choice to consider when going about your glamping search. A private, fully furnished safari tent and a close nearby bathroom and shower facility ensure comfortability and familiarity, while the safari tent equipped with a large king bed placed in the scenic private surrounding property provides a whimsical and exciting outdoor experience that camping is truly about.

Check out the surrounding activities Off Map Michigan glamping offers, and don’t forget the convenience of its location with the popular resort towns of South Haven and Saugatuck just around the corner. 

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Pool at Oak Grove/ photo from Oak Grove

Oak Grove Resort Campground 
2011 Ottawa Beach Rd, Holland, MI 49424

This Holland campground brings the glam to camping with their offered cabins. Ranging from modern to rustic, Oak Grove Resort makes sure to elevate your camping experience with each given option.

Enjoy your breath of nature with the modern cabin, with a private bathroom, shower, kitchen, small living room, bed, and bunk beds. With all your necessities, you’ll enjoy your camping experience anxiety-free with a sense of luxury.

The rustic cabins are equally a treat for those looking for more of a rustic glam touch. Inside the quaint, nicely wooden furnished rustic cabins you’ll find a double bed, two bunk beds, a TV, a mini-fridge, and more outside necessities awaiting your stay. 

PRO-TIP: Be sure and use our Guide to the Coolest Beaches in West Michigan if you’re heading to any of these west Michigan glamping spots.

Outpost Treehouse (East Leroy, MI)

Ready to try glamping in a tree house? This ranger lookout-inspired outpost treehouse sits among the white pines on a 65-acre active farm in southwest Michigan.

All kinds of wildlife from deer, turkeys, owls, and coyotes have been spotted from the wrap-around deck, making you feel closer than ever to nature, without losing those all-important amenities, like TV, air conditioning, Wi-Fi, and solar-powered interior lighting.

Sleep in the cozy queen in the outpost, or get adventurous and stay down in the “glamping” tent.

South Haven Blueberry Farm- The Fields of Michigan 
154 68th St, South Haven, MI 49090

Glamping on a Michigan blueberry farm- is this a dream come true? You can have a perfect glamp camp experience at The Fields of Michigan located on South Haven’s famous blueberry farm.

This newly opened Michigan glamping site offers luxury field tents that sleep two in a single king bed that’s paired with an accommodating private bathroom. With running hot water, a full flush toilet, electricity, and even a portable air conditioner for the summer months, this ranks high in Michigan’s offered glamping options.

Not only will your stay check your boxes of comfort, but The Fields of Michigan also offers a tasty complimentary breakfast included with your stay, prepared by a French chef.

South Haven is one of Michigan’s top travel destinations, and this adventure will be one to remember with all of the activities The Fields has to offer. There’s an on-site concierge, too,  to help you plan adventures like hiking the Kal-Haven trail or exploring the southwest Michigan wineries. 

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Go Glamping in Northern Michigan

Mai Tiki Resort Huts 
3322 US-23, Au Sable Charter Twp, MI 48750

Known as the “Caribbean of Northern Michigan,” these Tiki Resort huts bring tropical paradise straight to you with their cute and colorful build. Placed directly on the beach of beautiful Lake Huron, the tiki resort huts will make you forget you’re vacationing within the same state that brings as much snow as it does the sun.

Looking for something even more than a one-bedroom hut with an accommodating private bathroom? Mai Tiki Resort offers bigger condos and cottages for differing levels of space and comfortability. Fall asleep to the sound of freshwater waves and restore your mind with this offered blissful Michigan Glamping site. 

PRO-TIP: Mai Tiki is located just south of Oscoda, MI, one of the top Michigan beach towns. Oscoda is known for its beaucutul beaches and a lad-back, family-friendly vibe.

RGarges Farm Vintage Airstream
2112 North Ayr Road Alanson, MI 49706

That’s right, your glamping adventure in a Vintage Airstream is possible. This cute and trendy 1973 32-foot Airstream is available for rent at RGarges Up North on this private Michigan glamping site.

Relax in a fun new space and setting to regroup your mind and take a break from day-to-day life with the offered stay at this Vintage Airstream glamping experience with 5 acres of fields including blackberries, apple trees, and lots of Michigan wildlife.

Close to the beloved Petoskey State Park, this glamping trip will be sure to beat the hotels and prove more relaxing than traditional DIY camping. 

Rocky Top Farms 
11486 Essex Rd, Ellsworth, MI 49729

This Michigan glamping site is placed on a charming and rustic farm with a variety of glamping tents to choose from and experience. From themed tents and preserves ranging from “Moonlight” to “Sunrise”, “Boho”, and more, this glamping trip will be just what you’re looking for.

Rocky Top Farms is famously known for its cherry butter and quality fruit from their orchard. Rocky Top farms are happy to share its surrounding scenery and beauty with the glamping audience, creating both that rustic and in-nature feel along with the comfort and convenience of offered bathrooms and showers with their stay. 

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Wild Cherry Resort Wine Country Yurts
8563 E Huron Rd, Lake Leelanau, MI 49653 

Wild Cherry Resort offers differing levels of the glamping experience with their rustic yurts, tents, and cabins. If you’re looking for more of a camping stay, but don’t want to deal with the struggle of setting up your tent, try out the provided yurts.

With no water or electricity in the yurts, this experience still offers that challenge and deep connection of living in the heart of Michigan’s nature, but without the hassle of setting up your tent. In search of something with more amenities?

Try out Cherry Resort’s rustic camping cabins that come with a queen-sized bed and a set of bunk beds, along with a dining table, vanity, and mirror. Portable bathrooms and tent showers are available for your overall camping experience. Wild Cherry Resort is the perfect camping getaway that offers an added touch of glam for your desired level of comfort. 

PRO-TIP: The Leelanau Peninsula is home to some of the Michigan’s best wineries, along with some top tourists desaintions like Leland (aka Fishtown) and charming Suttons Bay.

Nature 
2988 W Burdickville Rd, Maple City, MI 49664

This special retreat in Maple City is known for its offered wedding services, venues, and glamping specialties. Only seven miles from Leelanau Peninsula’s Glen Arbor, this glamping site is fast to book for their glamping canvas glamping tents and cabins.

Everything you need for your tranquility is provided from a heated stove within the tent to bathrooms and Wi-Fi. With 80 acres of a beautiful private forest, special offered resort events, food trucks, trails, and more, Nature’s Michigan glamping experience exceeds the glamourous expectations. Upgrade your camping trip with Nature’s retreat for an unforgettable cozy and exceptional glamping adventure. 

PRO-TIP: Just minutes from the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Nature is surrounded by some of the most scenic views in Michigan. Spend some exploring the dunes, and if you need something to eat on your travels, check out our Guide to the Best Places to Eat in Glen Arbor, MI.

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Timber Ridge Yurt Glamping
4050 E Hammond Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686

Yurt glamping is ideal for families and friends. Their unique circular shape provides a cozy space for effective airflow and insulation. Timber Ridge deluxe yurts include running water, electricity, a kitchen, and air conditioning in peak season.

Wake up inside of your homey, one-of-a-kind deluxe yurt to the smell of coffee with their provided coffee pots and have the chance to sit and relax in the surrounding breathtaking scenery with your accommodating picnic table and fire ring.

Offered year-round, these modern yurts bring comfort and fun activities for their on-site glampers. Located in the tourist destination of Traverse City, this Michigan glamping place ensures an enjoyable twist on the traditional ways of camping. 

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Photo from Paddler’s Village

Places to Go Glamping in the Upper Peninsula

Beaver Island Retreat 
34195 Kings Hwy, Beaver Island, MI 49782

This luxury glamping Michigan place is located on Beaver Island, in the eastern Upper Peninsula, and has quite the retreat to offer. Comfortably immersed in nature, Beaver Island’s Safari Tents provide a 16’X 6’ private opulence porch with a Queen-sized bed snuggled within a safari hotel tent.

No need to worry about bugs or unnatural chemicals, for Beaver Island’s safari tent wooden platforms are carefully designed using special engineering to ensure your safety and satisfaction. 

With an accommodating hammock and private grill, you’ll feel right at home while simultaneously getting to enjoy the sunset and stargazing outside your tent. Individual, private bathhouses, and a 24-hour open kitchen in The Retreat for all guests provide extra comfortability and ease.

This remote and peaceful Michigan Island delivers a memorable and enjoyable time when it comes to getaways in Michigan. 

Paddler’s Village on Lake Superior Shore 
Scrooge’s Alley, Munising, MI 49862

Located in the Upper Peninsula on Lake Superior, Uncle Ducky’s Paddler’s Village is a modern luxury for campers. With a wide variety of vacation packages to choose from, you have the option to relax and camp in their yurts, cabins, or their famous modern safari-style tents.

Paddler’s Village offers electricity and Wi-Fi in the cabins and a comfortable set-up in the yurts and safari tents to eliminate the challenging and time-consuming task of setting up your camping tent. In-park transportation is offered with their special hiking shuttles, and grills and picnic tables are located throughout the village for the camper’s convenience. This glamping spot is still wonderfully rustic, but with a touch of modern necessity.

Paddler’s Village is located in the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, a top travel spot in Michigan.  

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Superior Times Resort and Campground 
N670 Autrain Forest Lake Rd, Au Train, MI 49806

These rustic and quaint cabins offered at Superior Times Resort are certain to glam up your regular camping experience. With each cabin named after popular Upper Peninsula destinations, this Michigan glamping site is proud of the beautiful mitten that brings a sense of home and vacation all in one.

The cabins at Superior Times Resort offer a varying number of bedrooms with each different cabin, along with accommodating Wi-Fi, kitchen, and bathroom. Find your perfect match and book your next Michigan glamping in a cozy, charming cabin at Superior Times Resort. 

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Glamping in Michigan’s Thumb

Port Crescent State Park in Port Austin
1775 Port Austin Rd, Port Austin, MI 48467

The new, super-cool geodesic domes at Port Crescent State Park in Port Austin take glamping to awhile new level. The pair of enviromentally-friendly domes are a “green camping” option. With spruce paneling and a kitchenette, they each sleep four.

You won’t find running water in the domes, but there are campground restrooms nearby. You’ll also find a window with a stunning view of Lake Huron. Port Crescent is known for their amazing beaches, and you can find more beautiful beaches nearby in our guide to the best beaches in Caseville and Port Austin.

Sleeper State Park in Caseville
6573 State Park Rd, Caseville, MI 48725

Stay overnight in a safari-themed tent at one of michigan’s most-underrated state parks. Located on shores of Lake Huron’s Sagniaw Bay in Caseville, one of Michigan’s top summer vacation desinations, Sleep State Park is gorgeous.

Rent one of 10 platform canvas tents, complete with bunks and cots, and fall asleep to the gentle sounds of the waves on the beach.

Glamping Spots in Mid-Michigan

Sunset Place 
676 W. Dansville Rd., Mason, MI 48854 

The Sunset Place offers a Michigan-specific glamping stay with rustic open cabins that close with special curtains to create a cozy, extra twist on your camping travels.

With a decorated cabin including a bedroom, seating area, dining area, portable bathroom, and a private picnic area, this glamping experience serves the outdoors to you with an admirable and charming rustic service. Close access to hiking trails and their many music festivals and differing events ensures that this Michigan nature-focused getaway will have you both relaxed and entertained during your Michigan glamping experience. 

Use the Interactive Michigan Glamping Map

Map of Michigan Glamping Spots

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About the Author-

Ella Graber is a content writing Intern for My Michigan Beach. She grew up in the Grand Rapids area of Michigan and is currently attending Grand Valley State University, majoring in writing. Creative writing has been an interest of Ella’s ever since middle school, and she continues to be inspired by reading and writing. She is excited to share her love of the great state of Michigan. Outside of writing, Ella can be found enjoying the outdoors on runs and walks, exploring new coffee shops, and visiting the beautiful Michigan beaches with friends.