Can’t choose between camping or booking a staycation? How about combining the two with a luxe glamping trip?
Looking to spend a night in nature without surrendering yourself completely to the elements? Glamping promises the comfort of a fancy staycation and the adventure of spending a night under the stars. With a comfortable bed, a barrier between you and the bugs, and the great outdoors right at your doorstep, it’s a game-changer! Scroll through for our favourite glamping sites in Hong Kong.
Stay in your own little bubble (literally!), away from the all the noise and crowds in the city. The semi-transparent bubble-shaped tents at Lantau’s Galaxy Garden make for the perfect weekend hideaway, with small tents for couples and large tents that can accommodate up to 7 people. Spend the day exploring the nearby Pui O wetlands and beach before returning to your private air-conditioned space and double bed.
Long Coast Seasports
Not just a water sports centre for beach-goers, Long Coast Seasports comprises four beachside glamping sites featuring caravans and safari tents (which house up to 10 people). The overnight glamping package includes breakfast, bedding and access to water sports equipment (including kayaks, SUP, skimboards and surfboards) and onsite facilities. After a day of sun, sea and sand, grab a bite at one of the nearby restaurants on Cheung Sha or treat yourself to a delicious BBQ dinner.
Long Coast Seasports, 29 Lower Cheung Sha Village, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, longcoast.hk
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Ever wondered what it would be like to live the van life? Choose from a range of luxury caravans at Park Nature. With a skylight for stargazing and large windows, you can’t go wrong with the Galaxy or Stargazer Caravan, which come with enough room for groups of up to six. Or keep it simple in a British-Style or Morocco-Style Caravan, which happen to be pet-friendly! For an extra bit of fun, you can rent a bike, BBQ grill, karaoke machine, mahjong set or even a five-hour Afternoon Cabin Party Room to enjoy with your whole glamping crew.
Saiyuen Camping & Adventure Park
Wake up, Dorothy. You’re not in your cramped flat anymore! Spanning over 11 acres, you’ve got plenty of room to stretch your legs here at Saiyuen Camping & Adventure Park. This unique glamping destination offers a range of themed accommodation, from African Safari Tents, Mongolian Gers and Native American Teepees. For the ultimate night under the stars, we recommend booking one of the Star Gazing Geodesic Domes onsite. Designed with a skylight for stargazing at night, the dome-shaped tents are situated on one of the most private areas of Saiyuen and are equipped with two double beds, air-conditioning, a private bathroom with shower and other complimentary glamping essentials.
Sassy Tip: Don’t sleep on the many outdoor activties available for guests to enjoy, including Hong Kong’s only Tree Top Canopy Walk, Archery, Bubble Soccer and more.
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Leave the city behind and spend the night in a premium campervan on Lantau’s longest shoreline. Parked in a well-facilitated 30,000 square metre open space, the caravans are equipped with air-conditioning, a double bed, TV, mini-fridge, open kitchen and even wifi! The best part – you’ll wake up with Cheung Sha Beach just a few steps away from your doorstep, alongside the nearby water sport facilities and beachside restaurants.
Situated between the sea and mountains, JK Club is a popular glamping site with a range of well-equipped caravans available for rent (complete with air-conditioning, showers, wifi and Bluetooth sound system). Fun and adventure awaits with Pui O beach within walking distance and a number of hiking trails around the area. Better yet, there’s also a nearby organic farm where you can pick fruits (when in season) and pet the resident goats!
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