Yorkshire Times
A Voice of the North
Phil Hopkins
Arts & Travel Editor
7:00 AM 1st August 2021

Unique Outdoor Stays In The USA

Campers are being given the rare opportunity to pitch up in or nearby incredible locations such as Mount Rushmore, Yellowstone National Park and the Grand Canyon thanks to tailor-made holiday specialist, America As You Like It.

Also on offer are Airstream stays, luxury tents and cabins in places like Cape Cod, Russian River and Yosemite.

The new luxury camping options are comfortable enough to rival hotel rooms and come with the added bonus of being in the thick of the great outdoors, allowing guests to immerse in nature and wake up to some of the most iconic views in the USA.

Under Canvas Grand Canyon, Arizona
Photo: Madison Kotack
Photo: Madison Kotack
Guests can enjoy safari-inspired glamping accommodations in Valle, Arizona, just 25 minutes from the South Rim entrance to Grand Canyon National Park. Set upon 160-acres of secluded piñon and juniper forest, this campground offers luxury tents that sleep up to four people, with private bathrooms, comfortable beds, wood burning stoves and on-site dining. Stay from £170 per night, per room.

Airstream Stays at AutoCamp Yosemite
Experience California’s most iconic national park from AutoCamp Yosemite, where you can sleep surrounded by nature from the comfort of a luxury 31-foot Airstream trailer. Inside, guests can make use of the fully-functional kitchenette and a modern bathroom with a walk-in rain shower, whilst outside they can relax with a glass of wine in a private patio complete with a firepit. Beyond the campsite, hiking, climbing and whitewater rafting awaits. Stay from £156 per night, per room.

Cosy Cabins in the Colorado Mountains
Escape to the Colorado mountains and stay in the luxury of your own private cabin. The one and two-bed cabins in the Royal Gorge region are equipped with modern amenities, including furnished patios, indoor/outdoor fireplaces, flat screen TVs and spa-style bathrooms. Explore nearby Colorado Springs, where you can fish, zipline and go whitewater rafting. Stay from £280 per cabin, per night.

Sleep Like a Cowboy in a Conestoga Wagon in Utah
For a truly unique American West experience, guests can book a plush Conestoga wagon at the Broken Spur Inn, Torrey, Utah. Each wagon comfortably sleeps up to five people and are exact replicas of the original big wagons used by the pioneers as they crossed the prairies. Capitol Reef National Park and Boulder Mountain are just a short drive away. Stay from £116 per night.

Sustainable Forest Glamping in Olympic National Park, Washington State
This campsite’s philosophy is to provide experiential lodging in the most remote and wild places. Each trailer dwelling contains robust solar power and battery storage systems, composting toilets, and the ability to “leave no trace”. Enjoy direct access to the beach and unparalleled front row views of the Pacific Ocean. Reopening for summer 2022 and available to reserve from this Autumn, these small but perfectly formed trailers start from £170 per night, for two people, with a two-night minimum stay.

To book: America As You Like It on 020 8742 8299, or visit