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andBeyond Mnemba Island
'17jul24
&Beyond Mnemba  
Island
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To infinity and beyond! Okay, so maybe you’re not Buzz Lightyear... but you’ll surely be buzzing about this beautiful Mnemba Island resort located just off the northeast coast of Zanzibar! Each of the 12 open-sided, thatched wooden suites comes complete with its own private shaded veranda. The decor is simple ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury   Remote
Nihiwatu Resort - Paradise Now
'17jun8
Nihiwatu  
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Rated the number one hotel in the world by Travel & Leisure Magazine in 2016, Nihiwatu is a resort made up of private, traditionally-thatched villas spread along the island of Sumba, just an hour’s flight from Bali. Travelers can choose to stay in a range of different rooms from family-sized ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Luxury   Nature   Remote
Location: Wanukaka  Indonesia  Oceania
Native Village Inn Philippines - Bungalows with Panorama on Rice Terraces
'16dec20
Native Village  
Inn Philippines
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This unique mountain lodge overlooking Banaue’s World Heritage Rice Terraces is a super cool spot to getaway from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The Native Village website is quick to point out that this is NOT a five-star resort. “We are a simple resort with fantastic views, with ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Remote
Pikaia Lodge
'16mar11
Pikaia Lodge  
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Hidden on top of an extinct volcano crater on the Galapagos Islands, the Pikaia Lodge is an incredible getaway for those looking for an environmentally conscious retreat. The Lodge is carbon neutral and powered by alternative energy sources that don’t pollute or emit greenhouse gases. With just 29 rooms, folks ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Luxury   Nature   Remote
Rutundu Log Cabins at Mount Kenya
'15dec23
Rutundu  
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Rough-Luxe is an aesthetic, an artistic style, that involves leaving a purposely unfinished look to an interior. Dark woods and clean unobstructed lines are used to leave a few highlights of design. Here, on the shores of Lake Rutundu in Kenya, the highlights are undoubtedly the gorgeous views from the ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Remote
Location: Meru  Kenya  Africa
Svinoy Lighthouse – Historic Lighthouse in Norway
'15nov9
Svinoy  
Lighthouse
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Svinøy is an island off the coast of Norway. Its name translates as ‘Swine Island’ because farmers used it as grazing ground for pigs during the summer months. Norwegian authorities wanted to build a lighthouse there from 1850 but found it difficult to transport materials and build on the island. ...
Accomodation types: Island   Lighthouse   Remote
Location: Herøy  Norway  West Europe
Jeeva Beloam Beach Camp
'15jul29
Jeeva  
Beloam
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The Jeeva Beloam Beach Camp, set on the picturesque island of East Lombok, is everything you would imagine a tropical beach destination to be. The private bungalows offer uninterrupted sea views that feel as if you have left reality and stepped into a postcard. The eleven bungalows, or Beruga Pantai, ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Nature   Remote
Pumphouse Point
'15jun1
Pumphouse  
Point
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The Pumphouse Point is a charming boutique hotel set amid the majestic alpine backdrop of Australia’s deepest lake. The spectacular features of the landscape around Lake St. Claire were created as a massive glacier moved across the landscape, all of which are visible from the unique perspective of this heritage ...
Accomodation types: Industrial   Nature   Remote
andBeyond Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge
'15may1
Sandibe Okavango  
Safari Lodge
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The “andBeyond Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge” is located on a private concession of the Okavango Delta. It is a magnificent property that offers 12 private suites with plunge pools, fire places, and private outdoor showers. The elevated suites are also kept cool by the babbling brook that traverses Sandibe. The ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Nature   Remote
Mashpi Jungle Lodge in the Andean Cloudforest
'15apr16
Mashpi  
Jungle Lodge
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The Mashpi Lodge is an ultra-contemporary, sophisticated eco-lodge that offers you a full immersion experience into the cloud forest of Ecuador’s Mashpi Natural Reserve. The sleek design and minimalist décor blend into the natural splendor just beyond your door. Each room offers a north-facing view with floor-to-ceiling windows creating a ...
Accomodation types: Jungle   Nature   Remote
Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve
'15jan12
Kagga Kamma  
Nature Reserve
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At Kagga Kamma, a nature reserve can also be a luxury retreat. This accommodation, set in the Cederberg Mountains, offers a peaceful location far away from the city. Instead of lights and ads, you will be admiring rock formations, valleys, exotic plants and rare wildlife sightings. One of the most ...
Accomodation types: Cave   Luxury   Nature   Remote
andBeyond Lake Manyara Tree Lodge
'14dec15
Lake Manyara  
Tree Lodge
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In an isolated corner of the Lake Manyara National Park, Tanzania, lays the whimsical and romantic Lake Manyara Tree Lodge Suites. There is no comparison for a getaway location that will offer true immersion into a true, undisturbed, African game preserve. Guests will be treated to spectacular nature views the ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Nature   Remote
Location: Mto wa Mbu  Tanzania  Africa
Fannaråkhytta Lodge
'14mar18
Fannaråkhytta  
Lodge
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*Norway’s Highest Tourist Lodge* A joy for the ruddy-cheeked and strong-legged, this unique hotel is actually a cabin 2068m above sea-level and is Norway’s highest tourist lodge with views of the Hurrungane Mountains and ancient glaciers that reflect light from the long-shining summer sun. This remote lodge is only accessible ...
Accomodation types: Mountain   Remote
Location: Luster  Norway  West Europe
Spitbank Fort
'14jan13
Spitbank  
Fort
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*Former fort in a revamped hedonic calculus* As you arrive via helicopter, Spitbank Fort initially looks like a military outpost from a classic strategy game like Red Alert or Total Annihilation. Indeed, when it was built in the 1860s its purpose was military: to defend Britain’s Portsmouth Harbour which was ...
Accomodation types: Fort   Remote
Hotel Glymur
'14jan8
Hotel  
Glymur
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*“One of the world’s best hot tubs”* Iceland: the original land of ice and fire. Just a short drive from capital city, Reykjavík, is Hotel Glymur which overlooks the azure waters of the Whale Fjord. The hotel was named after the Glymur waterfall – which is one of the highest ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Remote
Chumbe Island Coral Park
'13oct29
Chumbe  
Island
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Award winning eco design hotel, Chumbe Island Resort about as much impact on its environment as a drop of rainwater. You stay in a traditional thatched cottage built to catch the sea breeze and keep you cool as you swing on your day-bed without the need for fans and air ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Eco   Island   Remote
Location: Zanzibar  Tanzania  Africa
Kenoa Exlusive Beach Spa and Resort
'13aug30
Kenoa  
Resort
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*A synergy of artful trappings* This hotel is located on a forgotten part of Brazil’s coastline - between a white sand beach and an environmental sanctuary. Architect, Osvaldo Tenorio, said he was inspired by nature’s “primitive forms and calming essences”. The hotel does not have hundreds of rooms – just ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Remote   Spa
Winterlake Lodge
'13may21
Winterlake  
Lodge
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Alaska is one of the few frontiers left in the world. Its thick forests are home to moose, bears and the occasional flinty-eyed huntsman. Your Alaskan lodge is a traditional log cabin built in the old bushman style. The furniture is all hand-carved and made locally. The five cabins are ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Remote
Location: Anchorage  USA  North America
Xinalani Retreat
'13feb8
Xinalani  
Retreat
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It is in the union of body, mind and breath that you will find true balance As an Englishman looking out on the continuous grey rain of his country, the thought of a yoga retreat in sunny Mexico with spare hours spent on the beach next to the humming jungle ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Nature   Remote
The Lodge at Chilko Lake
'13jan22
The Lodge  
at Chilko Lake
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British Columbia is one of the few temperate wildernesses left on Earth. This lodge is the kind of place that offers ‘Grizzly Bear Viewing Packages’ - awesome! The Lodge has a ‘no mobile phone’ policy and everything is geared towards creating a serene retreat from the insanity of modern life. ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Remote
Three Camel Lodge – Incredible Experiences and Eco Tourism
'12dec17
Three Camel  
Lodge
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Built in the heart of the Gobi Desert in Mongolia the experience hotel is staffed by Mongolians who offer traditional hospitality to visitors. You stay in a “Ger” which is the traditional tent of Mongolia’s nomadic herders. They are heated by wood burner and supported by beautifully painted wooden lattices. ...
Accomodation types: Desert   Eco   Remote   Yurt
Heritance Tea Factory
'12nov12
Heritance  
Tea Factory
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There are two things you need for a kicking tea factory in Sri-Lanka: one, elevation, over 2,000 feet is good, and two, lots of floors so the sorting, weighing and drying process can be done quickly so the tea retains its distinctive flavour. And then, when the time comes to ...
Accomodation types: Industrial   Nature   Remote