Benefits of going Glamping

In this awesome article, we take a look at the top 3 very real benefits of going Glamping AKA glamorous camping!

We would like to start by giving a shout out to Huffington Post for this awesome article.

It could inspire a sense of awe.

As human beings, we’re wired for wonder; we feel compelled to stop and soak up the sunset or gaze up at the stars — and there’s no better place to do that than glamping at Oribi Gorge Hotel luxury private tents. Research even suggests that awe-inspiring moments can make us happier and more inventive. How’s that for a remedy to your creative rut?

Being in nature is good for your mood.

The outdoors are crucial for your mental health, especially if you’re a city dweller. Researchers at the University of Michigan found that just a few minutes walking in nature can reduce depressive symptoms, which is common in people who live in urban spaces. In a corroborating study, research out of Stanford University found that spending time outdoors can help reduce rumination — the obsessive, negative thinking that could potentially lead to mental health issues.

You may sleep better.

A weekend sent Glamping may do wonders for your Z’s. According to a 2013 study by the University of Colorado Boulder, the more you abide by the sun’s schedule the more likely you are to go to bed and wake up at a reasonable time.

So if you would like to enjoy these incredible health benefits for yourself, make sure you book your October school holiday getaway at Oribi Gorge Hotel’s luxury private tents.

Oribi Gorge Hotel offer our visitors a breathtaking once in a lifetime country escape. With loads of in-house activities and facilities. Including the world renowned Wild 5 Adventures, birding, hiking, and game viewing, as well as our prestigious restaurant and friendly staff.

Whatever your reason for visiting, business or leisure, you can look forward to the hues and views of a true country getaway without sacrificing the joys of being pampered. Day visitors are always welcome to share in the fun, but pack a suitcase just in case… you may decide to stay.

For more information on our exquisite accommodation, conferences, teambuilding packages and mouth-watering dishes, please contact us (039) 687-0253 | 079 5697 333 |