The Best Glamping & Luxury Cabins Near San Marcos, TX

Are you ready to elevate your camping experience to new heights of luxury and comfort? Look no further than San Marcos River Resort, where we offer a wide array of Texas glamping options for every kind of camper. From river tubing adventures to popular glamping rentals and other luxurious cabin options, we've got everything you need for an unforgettable getaway!

Popular Glamping Rentals

For a unique Texas glamping experience, try one of our popular glamping rentals! Some of our most popular cabin rentals are the Treehouse Cabins and The Deluxe Cabins.You won't regret adventuring in one of these gorgeous glamping cabins!

Treehouse Cabin

Indulge in your very own treehouse retreat, elevated to offer the best views of the San Marcos River. Inside this 12x12 space, you'll find modern comforts such as AC, heating, and a cozy bunk bed, along with a wooden table, mini fridge, and microwave. In this unique cabin, you can unwind in seclusion on the covered porch or downstairs patio that's equipped with an evening light, picnic table, fire ring, and barbecue grill. Experience the charm of San Marcos glamping in this special cabin rental, perfect for a memorable Texas getaway.

Deluxe Country Cabin

This deluxe cabin offers the ultimate glamping experience in San Marcos. With a full kitchen, dining area, and sleeping options for six people, it's perfect for group getaways. Enjoy the main room's sleeper sofa, bunk beds, and small closet, while the private bedroom boasts a queen-size bed and ensuite bathroom. Complete with AC, heating, covered porch, picnic table, and BBQ grill, it's the epitome of Texas cabin rentals.

Other Luxury Cabin Rentals

Experience the perfect balance of camping and luxury with two of our cabin styles - the Country Cabin and Deluxe Cabin. Both cabins provide the comforts of home, allowing you to enjoy the beauty of nature while indulging in amenities such as private bathrooms, bedrooms, and kitchens.

Country Cabin

Ideal for groups wanting the added privacy of a cabin while being close to the action, this cabin accommodates up to 4 people. Nestled near the San Marcos River, this cabin features a kitchenette with a mini fridge, sink, and microwave, a bathroom with a shower, and sleeping quarters for up to four guests. Enjoy outdoor dining with a picnic table and barbecue grill, making your San Marcos glamping experience unforgettable.

Deluxe Cabin

Enjoy group glamping at its finest in this charming and spacious San Marcos Deluxe cabin rental. With two queen size beds and room for an air mattress or cot, this Texas cabin sleeps up to 5 people comfortably. The kitchenette and dining area provide the perfect space for preparing meals, while the air-conditioned and heated interior ensures year-round comfort. Outside, a covered porch, picnic table, and BBQ grill make it easy to enjoy the beautiful San Marcos area. This deluxe cabin is an excellent choice for those seeking a memorable glamping experience along the San Marcos River.


What to Pack for Texas Luxury Cabin Camping

Wondering what to pack to make the most of your Texas cabin camping adventure? Here are a few recommendations!

Pack all the basics you need to be comfortable on a trip to the woods. You’ll want to bring layers for when it cools off a bit at night, sunscreen and bug spray for use throughout the day, and arguably most importantly, your swimsuit and adventure clothes! Our Texas campground has fantastic attractions and amenities, including access to the San Marcos River for fishing and tubing. Additionally, nearby attractions like the Schlitterbahn Waterpark, less than an hour away, offer even more excitement. Be sure to pack appropriate clothes to stay comfortable during all your activities!

One other thing you’ll want to consider packing while Texas cabin camping is linens. What is provided with each cabin varies, but most require you to bring a few items. We remind you to bring grilling utensils, paper towels, and bed linens. Looking for more packing guidance? Check out our blog, The Essential Packing Checklist for Cabin Campers.

Glamping near New Braunfels and Austin:

Our Texas campground with cabins is near 2 cities - New Braunfels and Austin. These cities are filled with fun events and activities for everyone! Plan a day trip from your Texas cabin rental to see the sights in these fun cities!

New Braunfels, Texas 

In the heart of the Texas Hill Country, New Braunfels offers a blend of historic architecture, vibrant Texas culture, and outdoor adventures. Here are three activities and attractions to enjoy:

Schlitterbahn Waterpark

Experience excitement just a drive away from San Marcos River Resort at Schlitterbahn Waterpark! Dive into a world of fun where every splash brings joy for all ages. From thrilling water slides to relaxing lazy rivers, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Don't forget your swimsuit and sunscreen – at Schlitterbahn Waterpark. Take the drive and make memories that will last a lifetime, just a splash away from San Marcos River Resort!

Landa Park Aquatic Complex

Landa Park has something to offer every member of your family or group, regardless of age. From spring-fed pools and Landa Lake, to the enormous 300-year-old Founder Oak, there's something new to discover in this expansive 31-acre park. Take a leisurely tour on the miniature train, zipping through scenic landscapes. Little ones can frolic in the playground, while the swimming pool provides a refreshing retreat for all ages. The mini-golf course offers friendly competition for both kids and adults. Create cherished memories with your loved ones at Landa Park, where every visit promises unforgettable moments.

Mckenna Children's Museum

Step into a world of creativity and discovery where children engage with arts, science, and culture through play. Explore themed areas like Hill Country Campgrounds and Outside the Lines Art Studio. Dive into hands-on activities at the Science Works exhibit, where young minds can experiment and learn, also discover fascinating fish and other aquatic life at the aquarium. Each experience is designed to spark curiosity and create lasting memories for the entire family. 

Austin, Texas

For those craving a glamping experience near Austin, Texas, San Marcos River Resort in Fentress offers the ideal retreat. Here are three activities and attractions that campers can check out:

Circuit of The Americas Race Track

Venture to the outskirts of Austin, Texas, for an unforgettable experience at the Circuit of the Americas Race Track. Spread across 1,500 acres of rolling hills, this venue has been a hub for motorsport, entertainment, and music since 2012. At its heart is a 3.41-mile race track, designed to challenge the world's finest competitors while providing thrilling experiences for audiences of all ages.

Balcones Canyonlands

Discover the beauty of Balcones Canyonlands and make lasting memories with your family! Located in the scenic hill country just northwest of Austin, this sanctuary is committed to protecting habitats for endangered songbirds and various wildlife species. Visitors can participate in ranger-led programs throughout the summer and explore unique plant species like the Texabama croton and canyon mock-orange, enriching the diverse ecosystem of the area. Experience the wonders of nature and conservation efforts at Balcones Canyonlands.

Mckinney Falls State Park

While glamping in San Marcos, don't miss the chance to visit McKinney Falls State Park, situated just 13 miles from the state capitol. This hidden gem offers a variety of activities, including hiking, geocaching, and bouldering. You can even swim or fish in Onion Creek. After exploring the park's natural wonders, take a drive through Austin to get a firsthand glimpse into Texas culture.

With our range of luxury glamping options, convenient packing tips, and nearby city attractions, your stay at San Marcos River Resort promises to be an unforgettable adventure. Book your glamping getaway today and immerse yourself in the beauty of nature with all the comforts of home!

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