Dunton River Camp at Cresto Ranch
Scale of 90-100
Luxury tented camp of Dunton Hot Springs on Cresto Ranch, four miles to the south in a tranquil expanse of meadow, forest and mountain overlooking a fine trout stream. Eight 640-square-foot River and Mountain tents exhibit rugged good taste with pine-framed king beds, cowhide rugs and gas stoves; landlines and Wi-Fi offered. In back, each tent opens to a full slate-floored bath complete with hot-water heater and tub-shower combination. All meals served in a restored 19th-century farmhouse with dining room, guest salon and wraparound deck. Riverside sauna, spa tent and complimentary mountain bikes; private yoga classes can be arranged. Engaging staff clearly take pride in their work. Fly-fishing, hiking and horseback riding offered. Closed from November to June.
Read the full review from our editors.
Pristine surroundings; plush tents; delicious food; friendly and motivated staff members.
Tent heating may be inadequate for early spring and late fall.
Good to Know
Cell phones receive no signal here, but long-distance calls from the tent’s landline are complimentary.
Dunton River Camp at Cresto Ranch Features:
- Airport transfers
- Fly fishing
- Horseback riding
- Meal plan offered
- No a/c
- Tented camp
Average Mid-High Season Rates (including taxes):
Editor’s Choice: River Tent for two, $1,700 (all meals and wine and spirits included; minimum stay required).
All meals and beverages (including alcohol); Use of two mountain bikes per tent; Wi-Fi; Telephone calls; Laundry
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