If hotels and resorts bore you, look for a different experience and sleep in a teepee. Explore ancient living in modern times with tee pees ranging in various styles and designs. But the best aspect is that teepee hotels are located around the world and not limited to the US.
WigWam Motel, Arizona & CaliforniaSleeping in teepees since 1949, the WigWam Motel is a popular place to rest one’s head along Route 66. Located in San Bernardino, mastermind, Frank Redford, was a man who felt strong Native American influences. He constructed seven WigWams throughout the state, but now only two remain along Route 66 in Arizona and California. Bring a bathing suit; the teepee grounds feature an outdoor pool.
TeePee Motel, TexasLocated in Wharton, Texas, this RV and motel grounds feature 10 fully furnished teepees. Escape the Texas heat in the modern-amenity teepee, including luxurious air conditioning. The hotel was built in 1943, closed in the 80’s and reopened in the new millennium. Rooms are quaint and offer authentic Native American charm with handmade quilts.
Tipi Valley, PortugalLocated in Portugal, this surf and yoga eco retreat features luxurious teepees just footsteps away from the ocean. The teepees feature wooden floors with beautiful furnishes all under a canvas roof. At night, the rooms glow like lanterns in the night sky falling asleep with the ocean’s waves in the backdrop. Guests choose from single or group teepees and enjoy food grown from the local, organic garden.
Adfern Tipis, ScotlandLocated in Scotland, tipis are dispersed along a hillside overlooking fertile surroundings. Spacious on the inside, these tipis are waterproof and feature a fireplace, modern lighting and bedding set atop vibrant Mexican rugs. To get in touch with nature, book the Owl Tipi, built underneath 150 year old beech trees, perfect for those who want to get in touch with their spirit animal.
Woodland Tipis and Yurts, UKLocated in the UK between the heart of London and Wales, families and nature lovers alike can head outdoors for remote peace and privacy. Besides sleeping in a tipi, guests heal themselves with energy healing, reflexology, sound healing and Indian head massage.
Altiplano Tipis, SpainFor the perfect “Glamping” experience, head to the Andalucia region of Spain, where tipi living and cave dwelling come alive. Located a one hour drive from Granada, guests can spend time in nature while being a short drive away to the city’s café, bar and shopping scene. Local trails surround the camp as well as a pool to cleanse your aura before bed. And not to worry about bad dreams, the dream catcher only saves the good ones.