We take reservations online only. We are a management company that manages five companies. You can search availability for a specific date for all companies here – All Properties Dates Search or view the calendars with a pull-down property menu here – All Properties Calendar Search. You can also search for availability and book directly with each individual company from the calendars provided through these links – Basecamp Terlingua, Bubble Terlingua, Adventure Terlingua, Agave Terlingua and Luna Nova Terlingua.
A breakdown of the accommodations at each company:
Basecamp Bubbles, Casa Azul, Casa Topo Chico, Casa Adobe and Rafiki Ridge are Basecamp Terlingua accommodations and you can find availability here – Basecamp Terlingua. Bubble Terlingua has ten Two Room Bubbles and you can find availability here –Bubble Terlingua. The Luxury Tipis, Lotus Tents, Nomad Tipi, Casa Agave, Ocotillo Suite and tent campsites are Adventure Terlingua accommodations and you can find availability here – Adventure Terlingua. Casa Patron, Casa Anejo, Casa Blanco and Casa Tranquilo are Agave Terlingua accommodations and you can find availability here – Agave Terlingua. Casa Luna Nova is an accommodation with Luna Nova and you can find availability here – Luna Nova.
Our Bubbles are insanely popular and are usually booked months in advance. We have 7 Bubbles at Basecamp Terlingua and 10 Bubbles with Bubble Terlingua. The easiest way to find availability is by clicking here for the Bubbles at Basecamp Terlingua or here for the Bubbles at Bubble Terlingua. The calendars are updated immediately when we get a cancellation. If you don’t see availability on the calendar, we don’t have any availability. We are unable to keep a waitlist and we do not have any secret openings. 🙂
If you’re looking to book both Bubble 1 and 2, more than one Bubble on Bubble Mountain (Bubble X2, X3, X4) or more than one Bubble with Bubble Terlingua, please email us at email@example.com to see when multiple Bubbles are available on the same day.
Click here to see detailed information and maps for each Bubble
Our rates vary greatly by property and season. Our campsites start at $45/night and our largest accommodation, Casa Luna Nova, starts at $600/night. Rates are higher in busy seasons like October, March/April, chili cook-off (first weekend in November), holidays and weekends. The total rate for your chosen stay will appear before you finalize your reservation. You can see our full availability calendar with rates here: Basecamp Terlingua click here, Bubble Terlingua click here, Adventure Terlingua click here, Agave Terlingua click here. and for Luna Nova click here. Note that there is cleaning fee per stay and a processing fee, which you can see under your reservation summary as “fees.”
We provide self check-in information to your email 7 days prior to your arrival with directions and access information. “Self Check-in” means that you’re given the information necessary to arrive at your property on your own. This is especially helpful if you’re planning a late arrival: no need to be here at any specific time! Please make sure you have the check-in information before you make the drive to Terlingua. If you can’t find your check-in information be sure to check your “junk” or “spam” folder.
Checkout is by 10 a.m., Central time.
We have a self check-in process that allows folks to come any time they’d like. No need to check in with us if you’re expecting a late arrival. However, if it is your first time in the area we do encourage you to arrive before dark.
Our accommodations are located in Terlingua, Texas, near Big Bend National Park and Big Bend Ranch State Park. You can view maps for our accommodations by clicking here. The closest commercial airports to Terlingua are Midland International Air and Space Port, Del Rio International Airport and El Paso International Airport. There are no transportation companies (Uber, Lyft, etc.) or taxis in Terlingua.
No, we do not allow pets at any of our properties and there is a $300 fee for violation of the pet policy. If you are traveling with a certified service animal, you must let us know before your arrival. We do not allow emotional support animals.
Yes! We love kids, however, anyone 13 and over must be counted as an adult. For example 2 adults and their 14 year old child would need to be counted as 3 adults.
Yes! Terlingua Jeep Rentals has Jeep Gladiators and a Vanderhall Roadster available for full day and multi-day rentals.
We do not allow RVs, campers or trailers to be parked at most of our Basecamp, Adventure and Agave properties due to the nature of our roads and tight parking areas. However, Bubble Terlingua has ample room for RVs. If in doubt, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We have 6 Luxury tipis, 6 Lotus tents, 4 tent campsites and a Nomad Tipi. You can book a Tipi, a Lotus Tent or a tent campsite here – Adventure Terlingua. Our availability calendar won’t show how many are available for each day so if you are looking to book for a group and need more than one tent or tipi, please email us at email@example.com and we will help!
We pay for the fastest service available in the Big Bend region. All of our properties, including the tipis, have access to WiFi. This does not in any way guarantee internet will be available for your stay, however, we will do our best to fix internet issues before 5pm. We are incredibly remote (which is probably why you’re coming to visit us!) and county-wide outages are a real thing.
The Two Room Bubble Plus Pool has a private pool and hot tub.
Both of the Rafiki Ridge units have a private pool.
Each Deluxe Two Room Bubble has a private hot tub.
The Two Room Bubble has a private hot tub.
The ten Bubbles at Bubble Terlingua share a communal pool and some of the Bubbles include a private hot tub, which is provided on a first-to-book basis.
Luna Nova has a private pool.
You must be staying at the specific accommodation to use the pool and/or hot tub. We do not sell day passes for the pools or hot tubs.
All of our properties come with fire pits, but no, we do not provide or sell firewood. You can purchase firewood and many other supplies at Cottonwood grocery store in Study Butte (about 5 miles away). The gas station usually has firewood as well. Year-round campfires are allowed at our properties even when the county is under a burn ban.
Venga Cafe is our new cafe and gear store, located at 45 Kempf Road. Check out the menu at Venga Cafe.
Starlight Theater, High Sierra Bar and Grill, Chili Pepper Cafe, DBs Rustic Iron BBQ and Big Bend Motor Inn Cafe are all within 5 miles of our properties. Your in-room binder will have specifics about all the restaurants in the area. You can find more information about the area here – terlinguatexas.com.