Glamping Checklist: 16 Essentials for a Stylish Getaway

PREV
1 of 17
START
mood board featuring various glamping essential items

Also known as "glamorous camping," glamping incorporates luxe items and resort-style amenities into the rugged outdoor environment, offering campers the best of both worlds. Add a dash of glamour to your next camping trip with these must-have items.

Credit: Trisha Sprouse

Also known as "glamorous camping," glamping incorporates luxe items and resort-style amenities into the rugged outdoor environment, offering campers the best of both worlds. Add a dash of glamour to your next camping trip with these must-have items.

Teepee

striped teepee set up outside

The best part of glamping is sleeping under the stars, but a plain old tent simply won't cut it. Cozy up in style in a DIY teepee outfitted with luxurious linens. Log Side Table

Credit: Angie Diersman

The best part of glamping is sleeping under the stars, but a plain old tent simply won't cut it. Cozy up in style in a DIY teepee outfitted with luxurious linens. Log Side Table

Log Side Table

log side table on patio

A log side table fits right in with the outdoor setting, but the geometric angles elevate it from simple to chic. Use it to create an intimate seating area or reading nook.

Credit: Sarah Dorsey

A log side table fits right in with the outdoor setting, but the geometric angles elevate it from simple to chic. Use it to create an intimate seating area or reading nook.

Macrame Hammock

blue hammock hanging outside

Swing to the rhythm of nature in a relaxing hammock. We dare you not to have the best nap of your life.

Credit: Angie Diersman

Swing to the rhythm of nature in a relaxing hammock. We dare you not to have the best nap of your life.

Lace Dreamcatcher

lace doily dreamcatcher hanging on wall

Ensure sweet dreams on your glamping adventure with a lace doily dreamcatcher. Legend has it the web catches good dreams that slide down into the sleeping minds below it.

Credit: Megan Andersen

Ensure sweet dreams on your glamping adventure with a lace doily dreamcatcher. Legend has it the web catches good dreams that slide down into the sleeping minds below it.

Kilim Pillow

painted kilim pillow in a chair

Dress up your camping space with a hand-painted kilim pillow. It will add instant color and pattern to your sleeping quarters or lounge area.

Credit: Lindsay Jackman

Dress up your camping space with a hand-painted kilim pillow. It will add instant color and pattern to your sleeping quarters or lounge area.

Marble Serving Tray

marble serving tray with gold stripes

No one will miss room service when you serve snacks or cocktails on an elegant marble serving tray. Cheese plate, anyone?

Credit: Summer Hogan

No one will miss room service when you serve snacks or cocktails on an elegant marble serving tray. Cheese plate, anyone?

Geometric Lanterns

geometric lanterns set out on the street

Let there be light -- stylish lighting, that is. Fill these trendy geometric lanterns with flameless candles if you don't want to worry about open flames.

Credit: Tim & Mary Vidra

Let there be light -- stylish lighting, that is. Fill these trendy geometric lanterns with flameless candles if you don't want to worry about open flames.

Glitter Feather Garland

feather garland with glittery gold tips

String up a glitter-dipped feather garland. A little bit rustic and a little bit boho-glam, it'll add some sparkle to your campsite.

Credit: Gillian Ellis

String up a glitter-dipped feather garland. A little bit rustic and a little bit boho-glam, it'll add some sparkle to your campsite.

Giant Jenga

giant jenga game

Challenge your fellow glampers to a friendly game of Jenga. You won't have to worry about losing any game pieces in the woods with this giant-sized version.

Credit: Tim & Mary Vidra

Challenge your fellow glampers to a friendly game of Jenga. You won't have to worry about losing any game pieces in the woods with this giant-sized version.

Paper Flower Garland

paper flower garland

Add a pop of color to your camping quarters with a paper flower garland. Talk about art imitating nature.

Credit: Lucy Akins

Add a pop of color to your camping quarters with a paper flower garland. Talk about art imitating nature.

Mustache Cupcake Toppers

cupcakes with blue frosting and mustache toppers

Because cupcakes are more fun (and hipster) when they're topped with edible mustaches. Whether you're glamping with ladies or gents, dessert is sure to be a hit.

Credit: Jamie Shields

Because cupcakes are more fun (and hipster) when they're topped with edible mustaches. Whether you're glamping with ladies or gents, dessert is sure to be a hit.

Book Page Banner

book page banner hanging over a painting on the wall

Take campfire stories to another level with this book page banner. Literature lovers, this one's for you.

Credit: Cassie Bustamante

Take campfire stories to another level with this book page banner. Literature lovers, this one's for you.

Pomegranate Citrus Sangria

pomegranate citrus sangria garnished with orange slices

Every good glamping trip needs a signature cocktail. This refreshing pomegranate citrus sangria will do just the trick. Bonus: the longer it sits, the more flavorful it becomes.

Credit: Julia Mueller

Every good glamping trip needs a signature cocktail. This refreshing pomegranate citrus sangria will do just the trick. Bonus: the longer it sits, the more flavorful it becomes.

Vintage Picnic Basket

suitcase transformed into a picnic basket

Forget about packing up your tableware in a ho-hum box or crate. Instead, organize and transport them in a vintage-inspired suitcase-turned-picnic basket.

Credit: Jonathan Fong

Forget about packing up your tableware in a ho-hum box or crate. Instead, organize and transport them in a vintage-inspired suitcase-turned-picnic basket.

Brioche Burger

burger on brioche bun with fries and ketchup

Fire up the grill and get those burgers sizzling. Elevate them to a glamping-worthy entree by serving them on a soft, fluffy brioche bun.

Credit: Thalia Ho

Fire up the grill and get those burgers sizzling. Elevate them to a glamping-worthy entree by serving them on a soft, fluffy brioche bun.

Tin Can Luminaries

black and gold tin can lanterns on a shelf

Create a cozy atmosphere with rustic tin can luminaries, which give off a subtle glow. Since they're portable, you can carry them to light the way around the campsite.

Credit: Kenzie Mastroe

Create a cozy atmosphere with rustic tin can luminaries, which give off a subtle glow. Since they're portable, you can carry them to light the way around the campsite.

Tomboy Girl Birthday Party Ideas

Credit: Trisha Sprouse
1 of 17