Hipcamp host Erika J.
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This 3-story Blue Ridge Mountain Yurt is an architectural wonder, with 3 bedrooms plus a loft, plush interior design, full kitchen, shower, streaming music and Netflix, and push-button heat/AC! There are myriad hiking trails, great biking,  a zip line, and a huge dog pen, all in a serene mountain environment 20 minutes from the sweet, small tourist hotspot of Floyd, VA. 

Lodging provided
Yurt
1 site
Up to 8 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Showers available
Wifi available
Bins available
No picnic table
Have a question? Send Erika a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Strict
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 15% off

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Fall Fun

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Biking
Hiking
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Mountain Yurt in Virginia.

Forest

The vibe at Mountain Yurt

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Hipcamper Marybeth

Mountain yurt: super epic

Marybeth W.
recommends this listing.
December 11th, 2018

If you're eyeing this listing and thinking about staying, DO IT. Hands down one of the coolest Hipcamps I've ever booked, and we loved every second.

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Hipcamper Amanda
Amanda B.
recommends this listing.
May 19th, 2018

We had an absolute blast staying at Erika's mountain yurt! We weren't expecting it to be so elaborate and plush, so it totally exceeded our expectations. Equipped with a full kitchen, 3 separate bedrooms and a loft, it was spacious and comfortable for our family of four (plus our goldendoodle). We had a blast on the zip line and ventured into the town of Floyd for a bite to eat for dinner. The area is gorgeous and Erika was a fantastic host. Highly recommend!

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Hipcamper Ryann
Ryann C.
recommends this listing.
October 16th, 2018

We had a great stay at the yurt. When there was an issue with the internet, Erika got right on it and resolved it. This was especially great since we were there for 4 days of straight rain from the hurricane.
It was lovely to osten to the rain on the yurt while being cozy inside.
The zip line was super fun and the dog pen was a really nice secure space for our pups.

Hipcamper Becca
Becca H.
recommends this listing.
November 5th, 2018

My wife and I spent a lovely, relaxing couple of nights in the yurt just after our wedding! We used the time mostly for quiet relaxation. The yurt was perfect for that! We particularly enjoyed cooking meals in the kitchen area and warming up by the gas fireplace. The yurt also features numerous cozy places to read and/or cuddle!

We would love to stay there again as a couple or with a larger group!

Hipcamper Shanna

Amazing romantic snowed in getaway

Shanna M.
recommends this listing.
December 17th, 2018

We decided to getaway for a weekend birthday celebration alone without the kids and pup. Amazing experience to stay in a yurt, definitely one of a kind, and happily checking that off my list. The place was extremely cozy and warm during our snowed in stay. It was a great idea to bring all our groceries because we arrived, we didn’t want to leave this inviting space. Loved the kitchen space and all of the special artistic yet thoughtful touches.

Erika was a great host, and extremely helpful and sweet when we extended our stay due to the foot of snow in less than 24 hour. Couldn’t have asked for more from a place and host.

Do check the directions route before driving to the yurt. Sometimes gps directions will take you the shortest route but not the smartest or only route there. We went up the “back” of the mountain which is a very windy switchback gravel road that is probsbly not as treacherous as it looks when driving in the dark.

10-12 inches of snowShoveled out of the driveway
Hipcamper Brandi
Brandi L.
recommends this listing.
January 6th, 2019

This place is AMAZING! It provides a uniquely different way of exploring the mountains than your average camper, tent, or cabin. It was just a great evening. Erika made sure to cover every little detail in her instructions. The yurt was cozy, warm, and inviting. We felt an amazing sense of joy during our stay. I would definitely recommend and will surely return!

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Hipcamper Katie

Valentine's day yurt getaway

Katie N.
recommends this listing.
February 17th, 2019

We had a really great time staying at this Yurt for Valentine's Day. It was very private and so beautiful. Everything we needed was available. Extra perk that it is dog friendly and we didn't have to leave our dogs at home! We filmed a bit while we were there, you can find the footage on youtube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pTSn5laeE_E

Hipcamper McKenzie

The coolest place we've stayed!

Mc Kenzie Z.
recommends this listing.
March 8th, 2019

It was incredibly lovely to stay at the yurt. Every single person in our group of five loved the stay,, and even discussed traveling back to Virginia just to visit the yurt again! We all felt like we could stay forever.

The yurt had the perfect amount of space for us. It was big enough for us all to have our own spaces, but open enough for us all to feel together. There were also a variety of cool and cozy spots to relax.

If you're looking for a unique and close to nature experience, this is the yurt for you!

Inside the front door Walk down to the smaller adjacent yurt
Hipcamper Sarah

Cozy, comfortable and unique!

Sarah K.
recommends this listing.
April 5th, 2019

The yurt exceeded our expectations in every way! It was much bigger than anticipated but also quite cozy. The zipline felt a bit more precarious than expected, but once we got the hang of it we all had a blast using it. We enjoyed hiking around the grounds, checking out the cows and horses nearby, and relaxing on the deck. We would love to return with a larger group to enjoy the space. Also, Erika was a great, responsive host!

We loved it!We visited the cows nearby.Zipline!Huge chair in the downstairs yurt
Property
Why be Square?! Blue Ridge Yurt
State
Virginia
$120/night
1 Site

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