Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
Eco-Friendly Hotels
Manakau PurePod - Middle of nowhere glass pod in New Zealand’s Kaikōura Mountain Range
'19may21
Manakau  
PurePod
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Do you hate people? Fair enough. People are loud and annoying. In fact, people are the opposite of what you need on your holiday. That’s basically the premise of Manakau PurePod. The PurePod is located in the Seaward Kaikōura Mountain Range, about 2.5 hour north of Christchurch, New Zealand. To ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Remote
Earthship - A new sustainable way of life
'19apr23
Earthship  
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Earthship is not a hotel but, rather, a new sustainable way of life. Created by Earthship Biotecture, these eco-lodgings are unlike any other. While Earthships can be found in all 50 states and more than 20 countries, there is only one site in which you can book a stay. Located ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature
Location: Taos  USA  North America
Hostal Las Olas - Quirky villas in Copacabana overlooking Lake Titicaca
'19feb11
Hostal  
Las Olas
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Heading to Copacabana? If you want to take a break from run-off-the-mill hotels, check out the quirky little place called Hostal Las Olas Guesthouse. It’s a complex of ten private villas, all of which come in different shapes and with unique interiors (my personal favourite is the seashell). Las Olas ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Fairytale   Nature
Greenhost Boutique Hotel Prawirotaman
'18nov7
Greenhost  
Boutique Hotel
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Set in the heart of Yogyakarta, the Greenhost Boutique Hotel offers travelers a refreshing change from the traditional business hotel. Designed around the themes of innovation and sustainability, this hotel inspires every guest to live more cleanly and minimize their ecological impact as part of a cooperative effort. These ideals ...
Accomodation types: Design   Eco
Les Collines De Niassam - Secluded eco-lodges in Senegal
'18jun5
Les Collines  
De Niassam
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Imagine waking up in a little tree house perched on top of a baobab tree with sun gently soaking through the curtains. You look out the window and see nothing but the baby-blue water of the mangrove lagoon. Sounds magical? Well, in Les Collines de Niassam, an eco-lodge complex in ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature
Location: Palmarin  Senegal  Africa
La Fortuna at Atitlán
'18apr12
La Fortuna  
at Atitlán
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Formed by prehistoric volcanic activity, Lago de Atitlán or Lake Atitlán, is one of the most magnificent tourist destinations in Highland Guatemala. Situated about three hours west of Guatemala City, the aquamarine waters glisten beneath the impressive volcanoes and fertile hills that encompass it. There are a dozen towns skirting ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Jungle   Nature
Talist Siwa - Traditional Eco Clay Houses in Egypt
'18jan31
Talist Siwa  
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Talist Siwa in Egypt is an ecological lifestyle experience. Talist means ‘Lake’ in the local Amazig language and that’s exactly where this lodge is located – next to the Siwa Lake close to the Libyan border. It has a stunning view of the Jafar and Al Gary Mountains. This family ...
Accomodation types: Desert   Nature   Traditional
Location: Siwa  Egypt  Middle East
Fontevraud L'Hôtel - Contemporary hotel at the Fontevraud Abbey
'17nov22
Fontevraud  
L'Hôtel
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Located in Anjou, France, the Fontevraud L'Hotel is fit for royalty. In fact, it’s set in the heart of the Royal Abbey and holds many, many years of history. France’s Loire Valley is actually a UNESCO world heritage site. For architecture buffs, staying at the Fontevraud is a dream come ...
Accomodation types: Church   Design   Heritage
Skylodge Adventure Suites - Sleeping in a transparent hanging capsule on the mountain
'17nov2
Skylodge Adventure  
Suites
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Have you ever imagined what it’s like to be a bird, sitting high above the rest in a cozy nest, overlooking the vast beauty of nature’s surroundings? If so, you’re in for a treat! The Skylodge Adventure Suites in Cusco, Peru offer an incredible travel experience unlike any other. Accessible ...
Accomodation types: Capsule   Mountain   Nature
Location: Cusco  Peru  South America
Rio Perdido - Jungle sports and thermal river with hot-spring pools
'17sep5
Rio Perdido  
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Located in Fortuna, Costa Rica, at the foot of the Miravalles Volcano, this ecolodge is unlike any other. The truly unique thing about staying at Rio Perdido is that the surrounding environment is, for the most part, untouched. From forests and canyons, to natural hot springs, travelers will enjoy a ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Jungle   Nature
Bulungula Lodge - Eco-friendly backpackers paradise
'17jul10
Bulungula  
Lodge
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The Bulungula Lodge (pronounced boo-lun-GOO-lah) is part backpacker’s roadtrip, part cultural immersion and part package holiday. It was set up in 2005 as an experiment to see if eco-tourism could help the local economy and it has been a resounding success. Getting there is part of the by train, bus ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature
Location: Nqileni  South Africa  Africa
Silky Oaks Lodge - Sleep inside the lush tropical forests
'17jun20
Silky Oaks  
Lodge
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The Silky Oaks Lodge presents guests with the unique opportunity to explore the lush tropical forests of North Queensland while enjoying all the benefits of a posh resort. In addition to the elegance and modern comforts, the lodge also proudly maintains its status as an “Eco-Certified Advanced Ecotourism” hotel. Perfectly ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Jungle   Nature
Location: Mossman  Australia  Oceania
Bangkok Tree House - Eco-Friendly Escape
'17jun13
Bangkok  
Tree House
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When searching for a hotel in Bangkok, travelers are quickly overwhelmed by over 800 options spanning budget accommodations to exclusive resorts. However, the Bangkok Tree House is truly in a class all its own as a masterpiece of eco-friendly sustainability. Far removed from the congestion and bustle of the downtown ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature   Tree
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
Hideout Bali - Off-grid eco bamboo home
'16jul29
Hideout  
Bali
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Built in 2015, The Hideout is not a fancy hotel, but an adventure seeker’s getaway hidden in a Balinese forest. Guests seeking solitude are sure to find it here, along with a fully equipped kitchen and a scooter that is free to use. Surrounding wildlife is abundant; travelers should be ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature   Tree
Location: Selat  Indonesia  Oceania
Amazon Jungle Palace - Floating houses in the rain forest
'16jun7
Amazon Jungle  
Palace
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The Amazon Jungle Palace is the first floating eco-friendly, luxury hotel to offer beautiful views and an unforgettable experience. Nestled in the Amazon rain forest on Rio Negro, the hotel is only 8 kilometers from Manaus and offers daily transfer to the international airport. The natural construction elements harness the ...
Accomodation types: Floating   Jungle   Nature
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
Ecopod Boutique Retreat
'16jan26
Ecopod Boutique  
Retreat
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Certainly not a traditional hotel, the Ecopod Retreat offers guests a stay in one of two pods tucked away in a birch woodland setting in Scotland. Both light-filled domes are over 750 square feet and offer views of Castle Stalker (named from the Gaelic Stalcaire which means hunter or falconer) ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature   Tent
Black Mountains Yurt - Traditional eco-living in Wales
'15nov26
Black Mountains  
Yurt
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Ever wondered if the Britain of Beatrix Potter still exists? If there still are parts of the island where people still live in harmony? Gentle countryside living is what you will get when you stay in the Black Mountain Yurt. Situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty, your yurt ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature   Yurt
Hix Island House
'15jun12
Hix Island  
House
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The Hix Island House is centrally located on the Island of Vieques, which is just southeast of the Puerto Rican mainland. Only a 20 minute flight from the capital of San Juan, this truly unique destination allows guests to return to nature in a beautifully designed hotel that incorporates natural ...
Accomodation types: Design   Eco   Nature
Design & Wine Hotel
'15may21
Design  
& Wine
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If you are looking for luxury, history, beaches, and amazing wine as well as easy access to entertainment, you need to book a stay at the Design & Wine Hotel in Caminha, Portugal. The hotel is a wonderful example of modern architecture blended with the classic 18th century architecture of ...
Accomodation types: Design   Eco
Mustang Monument Resort
'15may4
Mustang Monument  
Resort
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The Mustang Monument Eco Resort, just south of Wells, Nevada, offers a unique safari and adventure experience for all its patrons. Mustang Monument covers about 2350 square kilometers and prides itself in being eco-friendly and sustainable. All the private rooms, luxury teepees, and cottages at the Mustang Monument are tastefully ...
Accomodation types: Tent   Traditional
Location: Wells  USA  North America