Articles tagged “glamping”

Online Travel

Outdoorsy Participates in Collective Retreats’ $23 Million Funding Round in a Bet on Glamping

The call of the outdoors was loud last summer. Travel startups Outdoorsy and Collective Retreats are hoping that millennials keep answering the call post-pandemic.

Outdoorsy Participates in Collective Retreats’ $23 Million Funding Round in a Bet on Glamping

Online Travel

Outdoor Travel Firms Get Creative to Hook First-Timers on Fresh Air

The outdoor sector is travel’s hottest right now, and it sure looks like it won’t be cooling down after the pandemic.

Outdoor Travel Firms Get Creative to Hook First-Timers on Fresh Air

Online Travel

U.S.-Based Hipcamp Acquires Australia’s Youcamp as Travelers Heed Call of the Great Outdoors

Hipcamp thinks that courting landowners like farmers, ranchers, and vintners can help unlock new supply for outdoor recreation. It's an interesting theory.

U.S.-Based Hipcamp Acquires Australia’s Youcamp as Travelers Heed Call of the Great Outdoors

Coronavirus

Boutique Hotelier Hoxton Seizes on Social Distancing by Offering Glamping Pop-Up

Given a pandemic that has travelers favoring more open spaces, luxury tented accommodations stand to be a popular business line for the Hoxton team if they decide to go from pop-up to permanent.

Boutique Hotelier Hoxton Seizes on Social Distancing by Offering Glamping Pop-Up

Hotels

Luxury Tented Resorts Poised for a Post-Glamping Era

A lot of nature-centric hospitality experiences got lumped under the "glamping" moniker and seemed frivolous as a result. But the space is growing because luxury travelers like the ability to be closer to nature without sacrificing creature comforts.

Luxury Tented Resorts Poised for a Post-Glamping Era

Tourism

The Bird Man of Big Sur Helps This Resort’s Guests Connect With Nature

Antonio Balestreri's work depends on how well he can educate guests on the role of raptors in the environment, something which gives his presentations a serious edge.

The Bird Man of Big Sur Helps This Resort’s Guests Connect With Nature

Online Travel

Travel Booking on Instagram and 7 Other Digital Trends This Week

This week in digital news, booking through Instagram might finally work, Airbnb buys Gaest in a bid to enter further into the meetings and events sector, and a "glamping" startup raises $115 million.

Travel Booking on Instagram and 7 Other Digital Trends This Week

Hotels

Airstream Partner Raises $115 Million for Luxury Trailer Hotels

The company is capitalizing on the renewed popularity of the iconic American camper, but tweaking it for people who don't really want to camp.

Airstream Partner Raises $115 Million for Luxury Trailer Hotels

Hotels

Tented Camps Attract Luxury Travelers Seeking Novel Experiences

Even though the glamping concept has made a comeback, let's just hope the actual term "glamping" doesn't.

Tented Camps Attract Luxury Travelers Seeking Novel Experiences

Tourism

Luxury Pop-Up Camping Has Arrived in New York City

Camping is camping no matter how much you try to dress it up. But, for the huddled masses of busy New Yorkers trying to escape the summer heat, this is the closest thing to backyard camping you can get.

Luxury Pop-Up Camping Has Arrived in New York City