Solo glamping packing essentials

Embarking on a solo glamping adventure? Here is a list of some of the essentials we recommend you take with you! We also advise you check what's included in the glamping unit that you book as some things are included. You can also hire towels with Experience Freedom to give you a little bit of luxury away from home!


What bedding you bring with you depends on the glamping unit you book, as some units include bedding.

  • Warm sleeping bag or duvet
  • Pillows
  • Extra blankets for colder nights
  • Camping chair or hammock for relaxation

Cooking and dining

Some glamping units have kitchens/cooking facilities and utensils.

  • Portable camping stove or grill
  • Fuel canisters or charcoal
  • Cooking utensils (pots, pans, spatula, tongs)
  • Plates, bowls, and utensils
  • Drinking cups and mugs
  • Cooler or portable fridge for food storage
  • Basic spices and condiments
  • Water bottles or hydration pack
  • Portable coffee maker or kettle

Clothing and personal items

  • Weather-appropriate clothing (including layers for varying temperatures)
  • Hiking boots or sturdy shoes
  • Rain jacket or poncho
  • Hat or cap for sun protection
  • Swimsuit (if applicable)
  • Towels (including a microfiber towel for quick drying)
  • Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, etc.)
  • Sunscreen and insect repellent
  • Medications and first aid kit
  • Camping knife or multi-tool
  • Headlamp or flashlight with extra batteries
  • Portable charger for electronic devices
  • Camera or smartphone for capturing memories

Entertainment and comfort

  • Books, magazines, or e-reader
  • Portable speaker for music
  • Binoculars or telescope for stargazing
  • Camping hammock for relaxation
  • Camping-friendly folding table
  • Campfire cooking equipment (marshmallow roasting sticks, popcorn popper)
  • Miscellaneous:
  • Maps or guidebooks of the area
  • Cash and identification
  • Trash bags for waste management

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