Laura takes you glamping!
Resort to Laura Madrid has found some of the most exotic and luxurious tented camps around the world. These stylish hideaways definitely bring new meaning to "glamping" - the art of camping with all creature comforts included.
dunton hot springs & cresto ranch
An authentic 19th century mining camp that has turned ‘ghost town’ is tucked away in the heart of the San Juan mountains in southwestern Colorado. Your choice of 9 luxuriously appointed canvas tents and 12 cosy hand-hewn wood cabins. Garden of Eden meets romantic Wild West in this rural paradise with its hot springs, waterfall and two rivers set in 183 acres of virgin territory backed by dramatic snow-clad mountains. At guests’ disposal is a fabulous spa – once a Pony Express - and adventurous activities that include snowshoeing, heli-skiing, rock climbing, rafting and hiking, as well as archaeological trips deep into the desert.
the ranch at rock creek
Nestled away in Montana's most breathtaking landscape, The Ranch at Rock Creek is an all-inclusive luxury ranch resort offering a slice of raw western adventure paired with unprecedented comfort and amenities. One can cast into legendary fly-fishing at sunrise, indulge in a relaxing massage treatment after lunch, ride horseback at sunset, and taste world-class, regionally inspired cuisine in the evening. Your days at The Ranch can prove to be as diverse in experience as they are pleasurable.
Brush creek ranch
Situated in the heart of Wyoming’s famed Platte River Valley, between the Sierra Madre Mountain range and stunning Medicine Bow National Forest, The Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch is an all-inclusive luxury ranch resort like no other, exclusively designed for discerning travelers, ambitious adventurers, corporate group retreats, family luxury dude ranch vacations and glorious ranch destination weddings.
triple creek ranch
Welcome to a luxury resort in the Bitterroot Mountain Range of the Montana Rockies. A member of the prestigious Relais & Châteaux, Triple Creek Ranch offers rustic elegance in a mountain retreat featuring private log cabins and a comfortable lodge. Here, adult travelers enjoy a romantic setting with incomparable scenery, wildlife, outdoor activities year round and a collection of Western inspired art. Relax in world-class accommodations, dine on the freshest contemporary cuisine and sample the world's finest wines while our caring staff pampers you.
clayoquot wilderness resort
Just an hour by seaplane from Vancouver International airport this retreat set on a wild and remote area of outstanding beauty on Vancouver Island, offers accommodation in 20 sumptuous Safari-style white canvas suite tents that include every modern luxury. Located in the Clayoquot Sound Biosphere Reserve zone, guests are offered gourmet cuisine of locally sourced natural ingredients and can enjoy activities such as kayaking, surfing and hiking.
Siwash lake ranch
Set in 80,000 acres of pristine ranch land amid the foothills of the Cariboo mountains in British Columbia, this intimate resort of 6 safari-inspired tents and ranch house suites, is just 1.5 hours by float plane from Vancouver International Airport. Owned by a Canadian family, this private hideaway surrounded by magnificent lakes and dense forestland offers a five star organic dining experience and a warm and welcoming ambience. Famed for its ‘Synergy with Horses’ riding program, guests can enjoy many outdoor pursuits including trout fishing, mountain biking and canoeing.
Escape to the natural wonders of Northern Thailand, just south of Burma and west of Laos, for an unforgettable experience. On the unique three- or four- night excursions at Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle, you’ll have the adventure of a lifetime trekking elephants through lush jungle and spectacular mountain trails. Unwind in superb luxury tented accommodations, which feature stunning views and handcrafted furnishings.
Named after Jack Bousfield who set up camp in this wild and mesmerizing area of Botswana back in the sixties while on a trapping expedition, this gem of a retreat is located deep in the Kalahari Desert. Situated close to the spectacular Makgadikgadi Pans - the world’s largest salt pans – it offers 10 elegantly furnished capacious tents in 1940’s East Africa safari style. When not exploring the many archaeological sites in the company of friendly meerkats or marveling at the migration of wildebeests and zebras, guests can relax in a tented library and natural history museum or take a refreshing dip in the swimming pool.
singita sabora plains
Singita Sabora is a beautifully decorated 1920s style Tented Camp, resting on the Serengeti plains, along the Great Migration route. The nine lavish tents are air-conditioned and feature a spacious bedroom with reading area, bathroom with bath and outdoor shower, viewing deck with a Swarovski spotting scope, and a library lounge tent lined with antique and rare volumes of African literature.
wolwedans boulders safari camp
Hugged by giant granite boulders in an area of unparalleled natural beauty, this tented camp, one of several stunning Wolwedans encampments, lies at the core of the NamibRand Reserve in Southern Namibia. Four lavishly appointed tents accommodating 8 guests, look out onto magnificent dunes, grasslands and spectacular desert. Guided scenic drives, or two to three–hour walking safaris treading along the ancient hunting grounds of the bushmen, will happily fill the days. Boulders calls for a two–night stay and is ideally booked in combination with any of the other camps in the Wolwedans Collection, which makes for the ultimate desert experience.