Credit: Luxe Camping Essentials

Getting out of your house and into the great outdoors is arguably one of the best things you can do for yourself. Not only does it change up your day-to-day, but science tells us that spending time in nature is good for our mind, body, and soul.

Here’s the thing: you don’t have to rough it when it comes to camping. Welcome to the world of luxe camping essentials.

In glamping, there are cozy cots that lift you off the ground, tents that pop up in a matter of mere minutes, cute lanterns that softly flicker, and so much more.

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Whether you’re heading to a glamping site that’s already been set up for you, or you’re doing some DIY car camping, these essentials will definitely make you a happy glamper.

Luxe Camping Essentials

Gazelle T4 Hub Tents

Forget everything you know about the outright frustrating task of setting up a tent. Gazelle’s pop-up tents assemble in minutes—no, we’re not kidding—and are uber spacious. In fact, no matter what size you choose you can stand up completely inside. If you’re sleeping on the ground, then the T3 tent is perfect for one to three people. If you’re using cots—like a good glamper—then opt for the T4 tent.

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True Places Emmett Folding Chair

Forget everything you know about the outright frustrating task of setting up a tent. Gazelle’s pop-up tents assemble in minutes—no, we’re not kidding—and are uber spacious. In fact, no matter what size you choose you can stand up completely inside. If you’re sleeping on the ground, then the T3 tent is perfect for one to three people. If you’re using cots—like a good glamper—then opt for the T4 tent.

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Third Eye Headlamp

It doesn’t matter how glamped out you are: There’s a good chance you’ll need some light to safely and confidently navigate once night falls. Third Eye Headlamps aren’t just ridiculously good looking, but the bands are super comfortable. Plus, it features a variety of light settings ranging from subtle to ultra-bright and has a blinking setting and red setting (so you don’t attract bugs).

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Yinuo LED Vintage Lantern Flickering Flame

This vintage style lantern offers another way to navigate in the darkness, plus it lends to that glamping-chic aesthetic. Choose from a bright white light or a flickering “real fire” setting that gives off an authentic glow. (The latter is perfect for scenarios if fires aren’t allowed where you’re camping.)

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Bass Outdoor Field Slide Lined Shoe

Having to put your shoes on and off every time you exit the tent can be a real chore. These sherpa-lined slip-ons from Bass Outdoor take the hassle out of the process and are cozy as can be. Plus, the shoe features technology that ensures the shoe stays put as you walk.

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ATORPOK Camping Cot for Adults with Cushion

Goodbye annoying pinecones digging at your side while you’re just trying to catch some much-needed sleep. A camping cot is an absolute must when glamping, and this one is top tier. It features a steel, x-shaped frame for support and stability and soft cushions for a cozier sleep. It also collapses for easy lugging and holds up to 450 pounds.

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Slip x Alice + olivia Spring Paisley Sleep Mask

The sun comes up bright and early in the morning. You can sleep in a bit longer with an eye mask, and this limited-edition version from Slip x Alice + Olivia is a fun splurge. It’s basically made for glamping selfies, but more importantly it’s comfy and blocks out all the light so you can emerge from your tent on your own terms.

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Mozy Weatherproof Thermal Wrap

Even if it’s warm during the day it can get pretty chilly in the evenings. You already have a jacket or coat to bring, but don’t forget about your legs. The Mozy 22 is basically a jacket for your legs.

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Berkey Filters Sport Berkey Water Bottle

Even if you’re enjoying a luxe glamping experience or camping not too far from home, it’s always a good idea to have more than enough water on hand. Berkey Filters’ Sport Berkey Water Bottle ensures you always have access to clean, safe drinking water on the go.

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Pull Start Fire

Speaking of necessities, are you even camping if you’re not enjoying a proper bonfire blaze? We argue no. In case you forgot (or never learned) how to start a fire, the Pull Start Fire will save you any distress. You literally just pull the string to start the fire, and it’ll even work in windy, snowy, or rainy conditions. Don’t forget the s’mores.

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