Subsequent summer season, Acadia Nationwide Park guests can go to Cadillac Mountain by day and sleep in luxurious, safari-style tents with flushing bogs, an on-site concierge, and every day housekeeping by night time.
Montana-based adventure-hospitality firm Below Canvas introduced Tuesday it would open two glamping areas within the Northeast in 2020: in Hudson Valley, N.Y., and close to Acadia Nationwide Park in Surry, Maine. The corporate, which at the moment has eight areas close to nationwide parks and monuments throughout the U.S., gives “glamping lodging impressed by the African safari expertise that present a bridge to the outside, permitting visitors to be immersed in nature in luxurious and magnificence.”
“East Coast camp areas have been a very long time coming,” mentioned Sarah Dusek, co-founder and CEO of Below Canvas, in a press launch. “New York is a high marketplace for Below Canvas so we’re thrilled to supply experiences nearer to house for New Yorkers, in addition to ship on our most requested nationwide park location so far: Acadia. The websites on which we’re organising camp are actually particular, embracing the pure magnificence and rising accessibility to the very best of the Northeast and close by adventures.”
For the situation close to Acadia, which is a few 35-minute drive from the park, the corporate is planning 75 luxurious tents on 100 acres of waterfront with greater than 1,200 toes of shoreline. The tents will embrace West Elm furnishings, king dimension beds, luxe linens, wooden burning stoves, operating scorching water, ensuite loos with a bathe, sink, and flushing bathroom, USB charging packs, and every day housekeeping.
Tent kinds embrace the “Stargazer,” which sleeps two, has a personal deck, and contains a viewing window excellent for stargazing above the king dimension mattress, and the “Suite Tent,” which sleeps 4, has a personal deck and a bed room wing with a king dimension mattress and lounge space full with queen dimension couch. Campers can add an adjoining personal “hive” to tents for additional sleeping lodging and request additional cots for kids.
Hungry campers have entry to café-style eating for breakfast and dinner and packed lunch containers excellent for taking up adventures. Within the night, fixings for s’mores are provided by the campfire.
These searching for journey can flip to the onsite adventures concierge. Choices embrace journey and expedition packages, complimentary actions, and out of doors video games.
Below Canvas says it would use 75 % of the 100 acres close to Acadia and depart the rest untouched, participate in composting and recycling when potential, and keep away from single-use plastics.
The camps are well-known for his or her “intentional inconveniences,” in accordance with the corporate, corresponding to the usage of pull-chain showers and low-flow bogs to attenuate water use, lack of Wi-Fi “to foster reference to household and pals,” and quiet hours after 10 p.m. so visitors can totally benefit from the sounds of nature.
The Acadia location will welcome visitors yearly from Might to October. Charges vary from $99 to greater than $399 per night time and range relying on date and placement.
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