STARSTRUCK Glamping brings stylish creature comforts to off-grid glamping. We select our sites for dark skies that dazzle. Day and night, we preserve harmony with the natural landscape. Featuring minimalistic down-lighting and solar-powered domes. Our accommodations deliver a welcome respite from urban life and an opportunity to explore wild places. We look forward to hosting you. Join our mailing list now for early access to our calendar!
Frequently Asked Questions
1. How many domes are there?
There are 4 domes total. We have 2 domes that accommodate 4 people (2 queen beds), & 2 domes that accommodate 2 people (1 queen bed).
2. Where exactly are you located?
We are within the Terlingua Ranch. Our address is an Alpine address, but we are ~50 miles south of the city of Alpine. We are ~25 miles north of Terlingua/Study Butte.
*Note* Nearest Gasoline & Groceries are in the town areas. Be sure to get your goodies & fuel up while in Alpine or Terlingua. The Little Burro convenience store is ~3 miles from us. We are 3 miles off highway 118 on a private dirt road.
*Note* There is NO CELL SIGNAL in our area. Please make sure to pre-load your navigation & take screenshots. We recommend using Google Maps (Not Apple maps) for accurate directions to our location.
3. How close are you to Big Bend National Park?
We are located ~40 minutes north of the Park entrance. Note, it is a very large park. Getting to the Chisos mountains range or Santa Elena canyon from our location takes ~ an hour. Getting to the Hot Springs from StarStruck takes ~1.5 hours.
4. What unique Amenities do you offer?
Each dome has a private outdoor kitchen setup with a sink & grill, & an interior mini-fridge, blender, coffee maker & toaster. Each dome has a telescope for stargazing & touch-on fire pits to gather around. Each dome has an interior en suite bathroom. We are fully off the grid & powered by solar.
5. Are there restaurants near you?
We are in a remote & rural setting. Most restaurants are 30 minutes south of us in Terlingua Ghosttown or 60 minutes north of us in Alpine. Each dome is outfitted with a private outdoor kitchen. Additionally, the Little Burro convenience store is ~3 miles from us.
6. Where should we fly in?
If you are coming from out of state the 2 closest public airports are El Paso ~4.5 hours away & Midland/Odessa ~3 hours away. We recommend comparing costs to decide which works best for you. When renting a vehicle we recommend getting a 4x4. We are located 3 miles off the pavement on dirt roads. 4x4 is NOT required, but helpful especially for exploring the parks too.
7. Are Pets allowed?
We do not allow pets. Big Bend National Park has NO dog-friendly hikes at all, and there is no kennel service outside the park.
8. How far apart are the domes?
They are spaced out ~200 feet from each other.
9. What's the difference between the domes?
There are two different size domes. The couple domes accommodate 2 people, while the quad domes accommodate 4 people. The only other difference is the styling. The floor plan & amenities are identical at every dome. They all have interior tiled bathrooms with a walk-in shower, flush toilet & vanity, as well as private outdoor space.
10. What's your cancellation policy?
You may cancel within 48 hours of booking for a full refund, less a $25 cancellation fee, if the check-in date is 15+ days away.
You will receive a 50% refund if you cancel 15+ days before check-in, after the 48-hour window.
If you cancel 0 - 14 days prior to your stay, there is no refund.