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Prickly Pear Palace (Trailer @BigBendGlamping)

John is a superhost.

Prickly Pear Palace (Trailer @BigBendGlamping)

2 guests1 bedroom1 bedHalf-bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
Entire home
You’ll have the camper/rv to yourself.
John is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

“Big Bend Glamping” is a unique, off-grid desert experience situated in a mountain valley just outside of Terlingua and Big Bend National Park. During your stay here, you will see more stars than you’ve ever seen in your life, live life amidst Mother Nature, slow down and appreciate beauty, and wash away the stresses of your everyday life. Staying in the Prickly Pear Palace provides a secure, comfortable home base for these experiences.

Check us out on Instagram: @BigBendGlamping


Free parking on premises
Luggage dropoff allowed
Long term stays allowed
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed



19 reviews
Stylish space
Quick responses
Outstanding hospitality
Jacqueline User Profile
December 2019
Night sky was amazing!
Vickie User Profile
November 2019
John is an amazing host! Hope to visit Big Bend soon!
Joshua User Profile
November 2019
Expect a site that is well maintained and personalized. Well thought out and brings comfort to a region you don’t expect comfort at all.
Ariana User Profile
November 2019
We loved staying here, watching the sunrise and sunset was stunning! You could notice all the small details and effort that John has put on the place.
David User Profile
November 2019
Great communication, and the place was not hard to find with John's instructions. Great value for someone who doesn't want to go full on camping, and is okay with a basic bed and basic necessities. Was able to sleep comfortably with my own blankets since it can get cold at…
Dane User Profile
November 2019
Great space if your willing to drive:)
Rachel User Profile
November 2019
Epically beautiful. If you like starting at a start night sky while falling asleep to the distant coyote howls, this place will be perfect for you! I was immediately welcomed by John as soon as I arrived, and greatly appreciated his generosity and kindness. Just make sure you…

Hosted by John

Terlingua, TXJoined in March 2015
John User Profile
96 Reviews
John is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
After growing up in Houston and graduating from Texas State University in 2011, I spent 8 years in corporate sales before starting "Big Bend Glamping" this summer (2019). Check us out on Instagram: @BigBendGlamping Two things pulled me out here to Far West…
Interaction with guests
I am FULLY available to you before, during and after your trip to answer questions not just about the “Big Bend Glamping” property but about the entire region and recommendations for your trip. I’ll proactively send some information over to you after you book, but don’t hesitate…
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 2PM
Checkout: 11AM
After 2PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • Pets are allowed
  • Smoking is allowed
  • Parties and events are allowed