I surprised 3 friends from England, who don't camp, with a night at Luxury Safari tents. It more than met our expectations! The staff were fantasti...
I surprised 3 friends from England, who don't camp, with a night at Luxury Safari tents. It more than met o...
Pet-Friendly Safari Tents in Enchanting Finger Lakes Region, Upstate New YorkIthaca, New York (United States) view map
Description of Glamping Units
These pet-friendly safari tents in Upstate New York are right by the Finger Lakes region giving masses to explore and the most beautiful views. Each tent has hardwood floors, a private balcony, battery powered lanterns, mesh screening, and rustic furniture that makes the tents a charming and homey place. After a day of exploring and discovering all the hidden treasures, glampers and their pets can relax on their own balcony and watch the sunset, or perhaps take a break and relax
in the hammock among the trees.
King Tents: These tents are 14'x16', and glampers can rest their heads in the luxury king-sized bed, and all linens are provided. There is also a writing desk and a private balcony to see the stunning views of the small ravine in the woods.
Queen Tents: These safari tents are slightly bigger as they are 16'x20' and there are two queen-sized beds with linens provided. This tent also has a private balcony where guests can see views of the small pond all day long. The tents are also located by the bathhouse.
Double Double Tent: This tent has two luxury double-sized beds and is perfect for a small family or two couples.
Guests must be aware that there is no electricity in the pet-friendly tents, and they must be aware that on the weekends, the tents require a two-night minimum stay at a set rate of $249. Read More
- Double bed
- King-size bed
- Linens provided
- Queen-size bed
- Sofa bed/Futon
There are many facilities for guests to use as there is a lounge tent which is a communal area for reading, relaxation, and playing games, and it also has phone charging stations for guests convenience. The bathhouse is just a two-minute walk away from the tent, and if guests wish they can access to locker rooms, the sauana, steam showers, and bathrooms at the August Moon Spa which is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m for an extra charge.
- Deck or balcony
- Fire pit
- Patio furniture
- Shared bathroom
Location + Surroundings
This beautiful Upstate New York glampsite sits peacefully in the city of Ithaca, which is the gateway to the refreshing Finger Lakes region. The tents themselves sit on the trailhead to Buttermilk Falls, which is part of the Finger Lakes Trail system and well-known for its inspiring gorges, waterfalls, and swimming holes. Read More
This glamping site in Upstate New York offers a continental breakfast which is served daily from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m in the lounge tent. Check in is also in the lounge tent, along with a 24-hour beverage station which as tea, coffee, and snacks.
Guests can enjoy the luxury of having a complimentary wine hour every night, making it ideal for watching the sun set over another magnificent day. There is also a campfire which is an ideal place to catch up with everyone and tell stories of the days' activities. Read More
- Bird watching
- Hot air balloon
- Water sports
- Wine tasting
- Winter sports
There are plenty of activities to choose from due to the fantastic location of the glamping site. It is on the trailhead to Buttermilk Falls meaning pets and their owners can enjoy the incredible trails and hike for miles. Dogs can catch on a nature scent with their muzzles will be right to the floor. Meanwhile, their owners can be in awe of the most stunning panoramic views that surrounds them. Glampers can also take a stroll and discover the vineyards and waterfalls of the Finger Lakes. Guests do not need to worry about getting lost as the hosts provide maps and trail snacks.
If guests would rather have a relaxing time at the glamping site itself, guests can stop by the lounge tent and lay games, rad a good book, or simple hang out by the communal campfire. Guests can also treat themselves and choose from many beauty products in the August Moon Spa, and indulge in the many gourmet restaurants such as the Bistro at La Tourelle and the John Thomas Steakhouse.
The staff and this glamping site are more than happy to give guests information about activities and the surrounding areas.
- It is at the discretion of each individual host as to whether the booking can be rescheduled to another available date. If you cancel at any time, you will not receive any refund.
This glamping site is all for good causes as its revenue goes towards a project which comprises of causing minimal disturbance to the surrounding land. Glamping here is simply for connecting with nature and it is the perfect place to unwind and forget all about any daily demands back at home.
Glampers are advised to bring some of their own necessities such as hiking gear, a back pack, additional layers of clothes, a flashlight, a book or board game, and a toiletry bag for bathroom trips. However they are not essential and guests can pick and choose what they wish to bring. Furthermore, guests are also asked to bring their own sofa beds and futons if required.
The rates are based on double occupancy and for any additional guests there is a fee of $35 per night, and for children under the age of 12 there is a fee of $25 per night. There is a two-night minimum stay on the weekends. Dogs are given a warm welcome for just $25 per dog, per night.
Some of the photos on this listing were taken by photographer Allison Usavage. Read More