There’s something about sleeping under the stars that just feels so romantic and wild. If you’re looking to experience camping but don’t want to deal with all of the hassles, then glamping is definitely for you! And lucky for us, New South Wales is home to some of the most fantastic glamping spots in the country.

From luxury tent accommodation to secluded futuristic domes, there’s something for everyone. So if you’re ready for an unforgettable getaway, check out these 12 best NSW glamping spots!


Paperbark Camp

Just over two hours’ drive from Sydney’s CBD, Paperbark Camp offers a unique glamping experience in the beautiful Jervis Bay area that will make you feel like you’re a million miles away from the hustle and bustle of city life. With 13 safari-style tents on site, this is the perfect place to come for a romantic getaway or even a family holiday.

Hyams Beach, Jervis Bay

Surrounded by native eucalyptus and soaring paperbark trees, you’ll feel like you’re in another world as you fall asleep to the sound of the waves crashing on the shore. Each glamping tent is beautifully appointed, with all the amenities you need for a comfortable stay, including a private open-air ensuite bathroom and private verandah.

Choose from Deluxe Safari Tent, Deluxe Plus Safari Tent, and King Deluxe Safari Tent, all of which come complete with a king/twin bed with quality linen, full insect screening, solar-powered lighting & USB charging point. Not to mention, delectable cuisines from The Gunyah are sure to make your Paperbark Camp experience a memorable one.

With plenty of activities to keep you entertained, such as bushwalking, canoeing, birdwatching, and bike riding, you’ll never want to leave this magical place! Book 6 months in advance, and you’ll receive a 10% off! Book here now.

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The Cove

Introducing The Cove – one of the best glamping spots in all of NSW! This luxurious beachside paradise offers breathtakingly beautiful views, top-notch amenities, and the perfect blend of adventure and relaxation, escaping the hustle and bustle of your everyday life.

Jervis Bay, New South Wales, Australia

Entrenched within the adorned Booderee National Park, The Cove is blessed with some of the most mesmerizing views of the Jervis Bay coastline. This secluded retreat is the perfect place to reconnect with yourself, your loved ones, and the great outdoors.

Each of the eight gorgeous canvas bell tents has been designed to make the most of its stunning surroundings, with an exquisite king-size bed, two deck chairs with an outdoor table, a daybed (which can be used as an extra single bed), and other delicate little touches to make your stay special. To top it all off, you’ll have access to a fireplace and a BBQ kitchen with all the amenities you need to prepare your delicious meals.

At The Cove, you’re guaranteed a tranquil and intimate experience. ‘Luxury’ and ‘camping’ are not mutually exclusive in this paradise – in fact, they’ve designed their accommodations and amenities to provide you with the best of both worlds. From luxurious tents outfitted with all the comforts of home to first-class dining experiences, you’ll have everything you need to make your stay truly unforgettable.

Come and see for yourself why The Cove is quickly becoming one of NSW’s most popular glamping spots – Book your stay today!

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South Coast Retreat

Give yourself and your family the gift of rest and rejuvenation at South Coast Retreat, one of the most popular glamping sites on the south coast of NSW. This serene oceanfront property is the perfect place to unwind, with immaculate waterways, eco-friendly amenities, and fresh local seafood & oysters. Whether you’re looking to escape the exuberance of city life or you’re in need of a family getaway, glamping at South Coast Retreat is sure to exceed your expectations.

South Coast, New South Wales, Australia

South Coast Retreat offers everything you could possibly want for a perfect getaway, from beautifully appointed accommodations to eco-friendly initiatives that have earned them TripAdvisor’s coveted Platinum Award in 2012.

Glamping in their six luxurious safari-style tents is an experience like no other. Set in lovely landscaped grounds right at the tip of Greenwell Point and overlooking the beautiful waters, each tent comes complete with a plush queen-size bed, camp beds (for up to 2 children only), a private oversized shower & toilet, as well as a compact kitchen with full-sized fridge, toaster, kettle, and microwave. Outside, you’ll find a private deck with an outdoor setting comprised of a table, deckchairs, a sofa, and an electric BBQ grill, making for a truly unforgettable experience.

For the ultimate luxury accommodation, their two-bedroom waterfront cabins are perfect for couples or small families. These beautiful units come complete with a queen-size bed in the master bedroom, built-in bunk beds in the second bedroom, a private shower & toilet, a fully equipped kitchen, and a spacious living area with stunning waterfront views.

Ultimately, fur babies are very welcome at South Coast Retreat! So if you’re looking for a glamping experience that’s truly second to none, come and experience the ultimate NSW South Coast holiday at South Coast Retreat! Book your stay today and prepare to be amazed!

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Silk Pavilions Glamping

Tucked away in the idyllic Mount Burrell hinterland, Silk Pavilions is a luxury glamping experience secluded in the tranquillity of the Australian bush and designed for couples and families looking to explore and be immersed in nature while still enjoying all the comforts of “home”.

NSW North Coast, Australia

Imagine waking up in the wonderful sound of birdsong and the fresh country air before enjoying a delicious continental breakfast on your private deck overlooking the stunning mountain views. At Silk Pavilions, you can do just that!

After breakfast, take a bushwalk through their spectacular 100 acres of wilderness, hike up to the lookout for 360-degree views, or simply curl up with a good book in the comfort of your own private pavilion. With only three tents, they offer an exclusive and intimate glamping experience.

Each Thai pavilion is outfitted with a queen-size bed, roll-out beds for children, and a private ensuite bathroom, including a shower, toilet, basin, and claw foot bath. The glamping tents also come equipped with a small kitchenette – including kitchen cutlery, mugs, glasses, plates, a small fridge, and storage cupboards – making it easy to prepare meals without having to leave the comfort of your accommodation.

For cooler nights, an electric blanket is provided to keep you cosy and warm. Outside, you’ll find a beautiful deck with an outdoor setting, including your own BBQ grill, perfect for enjoying the stunning bush views and relaxing in nature.

Choose from Oshun Safari Tent, Oya Safari Tent, and Yemaya Safari Tent, and get ready for a luxury camping experience worth writing home about at Silk Pavilions! Book your stay today!

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The Lodge Bellingen

Nestled in 16 acres of beautiful gardens and stunning mountain views with 30 rooms, including 27 hotel rooms, 2 Luxury Glamping Eco Structures and 2 Bedroom Luxury Mountain Retreats, The Lodge Bellingen is the perfect place to create lifetime memories.

Dorrigo National Park, New South Wales, Australia

Each room is situated on the ground level for your convenience and has easy access to the restaurant, pool & pool bar; and offers an en-suite bathroom along with smart TVs & air conditioning; furthermore, all rooms have kitchenettes plus outdoor seating areas.

The pool area has been fully refurbished with a luxurious pool bar complete with a woodfire pizza oven, as well as daybeds and sun lounges for your enjoyment. The mineral pool is also heated, and a spa is available on-site.

The 2 Luxury Glamping Eco Structures and 2 Bedroom Luxury Mountain Retreats are situated higher up on the property to offer the most breathtaking views of the Dorrigo National Park. These rooms are perfect for couples or families and come complete with their signature ‘Dream King Bed’, a smart TV, and a kitchenette. The Luxury Glamping Eco Structures also have a fire pit on the deck, perfect for toasting marshmallows and enjoying the stars on a clear night.

Only 3 minutes from the charming town of Bellingen and a short drive to all the natural wonders of Dorrigo National Park. And if you’re interested in soaking up some sun, they are also located just 15 minutes away from stunning beaches along Waterfall Way- rated the best scenic drive in NSW!

So what are you waiting for? Book your stay at The Lodge Bellingen today!

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Suffolk Beachfront Holiday Park

Located 5 km from the heart of beautiful Byron Bay, Suffolk Beachfront Holiday Park is one of Australia’s most popular holiday destinations. From surf breaks to year-round fishing, this legendary beachfront holiday park offers the perfect base for your next coastal getaway. With direct access to Tallow Beach, you can enjoy swimming, surfing, fishing, and walking along the coastline.

Wategoes Beach aerial view at Byron Bay, Australia

Choose from a range of comfortable and modern Safari tent options, including Casuarina, Tuckeroo, Melaleuca, and Lilli Pilli. All of the tents are fully self-contained with a private garden area, queen to single bedding options, and a private ensuite with shower and toilet.

There is also a range of on-site facilities available for guests to enjoy, including a modern camp kitchen, free BBQ areas, undercover & outdoor dining area, and laundry & dryer. The park also offers direct beach access, making it the perfect place to enjoy the stunning coastline.

For the ultimate coastal getaway, book your stay at Suffolk Beachfront Holiday Park today!

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Marramarra Lodge

Situated in the gorgeous wooded peninsula at Marramarra National Park, this luxurious, all-inclusive resort for adults only can be accessed only by boat or helicopter.

At Marramarra Lodge, you can choose to stay in the high-end Hawkesbury Bungalow or go for ultra-luxurious glamping tents in the Peninsula Tent. Regardless of which room you select, you’ll enjoy balcony views of the majestic Hawkesbury River as well as access to an array of on-site facilities and amenities.

Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia


Explore the river life through a variety of unique experiences, including sunset champagne and oyster cruises, mud-crabbing & fishing expeditions, historic bar island heritage tours, and weekend sunrise yogas. You can also use the complimentary kayaks, canoes, SUP boards and fishing rods during your stay to explore the stunning beauty of Hawkesbury River at your own pace.

If you’re looking to have an immersive dining experience, Marramarra Lodge can arrange for a helicopter to take you to The Hunter Valley for a three-course meal and wine tasting. Or, if oysters are more your style, they can also set up a tour of the Sydney Oyster Farm, where you’ll be able to eat freshly shelled oysters in the river before enjoying some champagne.

For an outstanding wine collection and delectable cuisines, they can arrange for a boat ride to take you to Berowra Waters Inn- one of the most iconic water-access-only restaurants in Australia.

After a long day of adventures, relax and rejuvenate at their world-class Iyora day spa with a range of massage and face & body treatments on offer. And when you’re ready for some grub, tuck into a dinner prepared by their in-house chef using the freshest local produce.

Whether you’re looking for a luxurious wilderness escape or an action-packed river adventure, Marramarra Lodge is the perfect place for you. So book your stay today and start planning your getaway!

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Currajong Retreat

Hit a reset button from the rigours and distractions of everyday life at this adult-only, luxury eco-retreat situated on acres of pristine bushland at Currajong Common farm. With a range of modern and stylish accommodations on offer, Currajong Retreat is perfect for couples, solo travellers, and small groups alike.

Campervan with view of rolling hills

Perfect for stargazing and animal and bushland view, all luxury Safari tents come with a private balcony or patio where you can soak up the tranquillity of your surroundings in an outdoor tub. And if you’re looking to connect with nature, there are plenty of off-site activities to choose from, including horse riding, hiking, canoeing, and fishing.

Upon arrival, you’ll be stunned by the breathtaking panoramic views of the valley. And as you explore the property, you’ll find plenty of idyllic spots to relax and unwind and meet the heart of Currajong Common, the adorable Angora Goats, where you can feed them by hand!

At night, enjoy a mouth-watering home-cooked meal and desserts prepared with the freshest, locally-sourced ingredients while immersing yourself in the wonderful sounds of the bush. Outdoor fireplaces, BBQ facilities, and picnic areas are also available for your use.

If you’re looking for a slice of heaven in the great outdoors to recharge your batteries, Currajong Retreat is the perfect place for you. So book your stay today and start planning your much-needed break!

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Nashdale Lane

Only 3 hours south of Sierra Escape Mudgee, Nashdale Lane Glamping offers you a unique opportunity to stay nestled in an established vineyard (planted in the year 2000) at almost 900m above sea level – an idyllic spot to disconnect from technology, relax, and take in all the beauty nature has to offer.

It’s also the perfect sanctuary for couples to enjoy Orange region’s exceptional and delicious food and wine by a cosy fire, admire the stars at night, or simply sit back and soak up the peacefulness of your surroundings.

Vineyard in New South Wales


In addition to their own range of premium cool climate wines, guests are treated to a pantry full of quality local products, including oats, fresh milk, muesli, olive oil, coffee & tea.

The only two glamping cabins provide privacy, stunning views of Mount Canobolas and the surrounding vineyards and farms, and fresh mountain air. With luxurious finishes like hardwood floors, private bathrooms and kitchens, and custom-made furniture, including a four-poster queen bed and an outdoor lounge area, BBQ area, & alfresco deck, these glamping cabins are built to withstand any weather condition.

With glamping at Nashdale Lane, you don’t have to choose between luxury and nature. You can have both worlds while feeling snug, pampered, and private in your setting, removed from the rest of the world. Book your stay today.

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Faraway Domes

Nestled amongst rich Australian bushland, rolling hills, and grazing livestock in the north coast of New South Wales, Faraway Domes offers a luxurious off-the-grid glamping accommodation on a 9,000-acre property that exudes romance, relaxation, and a sense of being one with nature. With only two domes on site, this adult-only retreat is perfect for couples looking to get away from it all and enjoy some quality time together.’

Milky Way, Australia

Each dome features a four-poster bed with king size mattress, a private ensuite with a rain shower, air conditioning, a fully-functional kitchen, an off-the-grid power supply, and a spacious deck with an outdoor lounge area & relaxing bath, plunge pool, and idyllic views of the property. In-dome massage and beauty treatment services are also available for a well-deserved pampering session.

At night, you can stargaze from the comfort of your deck or take a romantic stroll around the property and soak up the peace and quiet of the Australian bush. No phones, no human noise, and no light pollution – just you, your partner, and nature.

If you’re looking to reconnect with your loved one and escape the hustle and bustle of city life, Faraway Domes is the place for you. Book your stay today and start planning your idyllic getaway!

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The Escape

Tucked away on a 40-acre land with private frontage on the pristine Clyde River, The Escape is a unique glamping experience that will make you feel as though you’re one with nature. Enjoy the picturesque views of the surrounding National Parks and State Forests from the comfort of your very own riverfront tent, or take a dip in the refreshing waters of the Clyde River to cool off on a hot day.

River in New South Wales, Australia

At The Escape, each of 4 luxury tents and studios comes with a beautiful private ensuite, hotel-quality linen, a fully equipped kitchen, and a private outdoor deck with riverfront views. Guests can enjoy on-site activities like bushwalking, stand-up paddling, watching the abundant wildlife, river swimming, kayaking or relaxing on their day bed or hammock with a good book.

Whether you’re planning for a family getaway, a romantic weekend away, or a group trip with friends, The Escape offers a bespoke glamping experience that will leave you feeling refreshed, relaxed, and reconnected with nature. Book your stay today!

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Roar & Snore

Experience the Zoo like never before by waking up to a gorgeous sunrise in the heart of Taronga Zoo, Australia’s most well-known zoo, and getting an intimate look at the native animals as they start their day!

Koala on tree in Australia

At Roar & Snore, you’ll be able to glamp in style in one of 17 well-crafted Safari tents complete with all the amenities needed for a comfortable stay, as well as an opportunity to feed giraffes and pet seals as you go behind the scenes to see how this world-famous attraction runs.

Not only will you be able to get within reach of the animals, but keeper talks are included so that you can learn more about them too! You’ll top off the evening with a scrumptious meal before bedding down for the night in safari-style accommodation overlooking Sydney Harbour and Harbour Bridge.

Near Roar & Snore is one of Australia’s popular national parks, The Blue Mountains National Park, which is perfect for a day trip of hiking and sightseeing. With just an hour outside of Sydney, you can be surrounded by beautiful nature and wildlife!

So if you’re looking for an exclusive night safari that offers breathtaking scenery and delightful animal encounters, look no further than Roar and Snore at Taronga Zoo! Book your stay today and get ready for an unforgettable experience.

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Final Thoughts

Glamping is a great way to get back to nature and recharge your batteries without having to rough it. From eye-opening sunrise experiences to intimate moments with native wildlife, there’s something for everyone at these 12 best glamping NSW spots.

If you ever need help finding the perfect glamping spot for your next getaway or hiring a campervan to get there, don’t hesitate to reach out to the team at Travellers Autobarn. We’re always happy to chat about all things camping and help you plan your next big adventure!

Plan the perfect trip and don’t forget to check out our latest deals and specials on campervan hire in Australia.

Read our Best Glamping Spots in Australia blog article for more information about other glamping locations in Australia!

About the Author

Bastian Graf

Bastian is the Sales & Marketing Manager here at Travellers Autobarn. He holds a Master of Commerce in Marketing and International Business Management, and 20+ years experience in campervan hire, road trips and travel.

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