It’s time to ditch the standard idea of a hotel vacation, and check out one of these treehouse hotels!
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15 Of The Coolest Treehouse Hotels Around The World
1. The Hapuku Lodge + Tree Houses: Kaikoura, New Zealand
This stunning getaway is on a deer-breeding farm on South Island in New Zealand. There are five accommodations to choose from. You can also rend lodge rooms and a three bedroom house on the property.
The treehouses sit above a beautiful grove. There are massive windows in each unit with views of the mountains and the Pacific Ocean in all its glory.
Local woodworkers have crafted much of the furniture, and there are fireplaces and furnishings to enrich your stay.
You can enjoy swimming, surfing, hiking, and biking all within the range of this treehouse hotel.
2. Primland Resort: Meadows of Dan, Virginia
Primland is located on a whopping 12,000 acres of pristine, private land for you to enjoy. This exclusive resort will allow you to relax in the treetops of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains.
The cabins here are adult-only. They have spacious decks and most come with one bathroom and one bedroom each. Some of the treehouses are even constructed so no nails were used! It’s super natural here.
Some of the treehouses sit up to 2,700 feet above the ground. When you’re ready for some action, there’s a cold course, a spa, horseback riding, and even fly-fishing.
3. Great Huts Resort: Port Antonio, Jamaica
The huts here are inspired by Africa, and are nestled on cliffs in a lush jungle. Sounds rather ideal, no?
The treehouses are the more eu usual options. You can even have a treehouse that’s built around an almond tree. There are also huts located in fig trees, and even bamboo. Some units have private jacuzzis, hammocks, and large, gorgeous decks looking out at the water.
There are so many options at this spot, so make sure you prioritize down-time in your treehouse hotel.
4. Lions Sands Game Reserve: Kruger National Park, South Africa
This gorgeous, luxurious spot is located amongst a canopy of 100 year old trees. You’ll be overlooking the Sabie River, and the luxury of these treehouses will leave you breathless.
You’ll find gorgeous raised wooden walkways that will sweep you to one of the private suites. The close connection to nature in this resort does not take anything away from the opulence and privacy.
5. Winvian Farm: Morris, Connecticut
These luxury resort cottages are nestled into the surrounding Connecticut woodlands and meadows. There are 18 suites designed by 15 different architects. The variety here helps to make these treehouse hotels expanding and marvellous.
Every single room and unit has its own unique story to tell. You won’t believe the nature and the fresh air that you’ll experience in these cottages in the trees.
You’ll love the adventurous times you’re going to have at this resort.
6. Playa Viva: Juluchuca, Mexico
Oceanfront living has never been more fresh or so cool.
Playa Viva is a yoga resort in southwest Mexico. The treehouses are six feet above ground. There are even hammocks built into the floor!
A huge bonus with this resort is that the nightly rate covers daily yoga sessions, all of your meals and drinks, and of course WiFi access. As an added bonus, if you stay three nights or more, you get free transfers from the international airport.
All told, the resort is on 200 acres, and you’ll have access to a mile-long private beach. Because of this, you’ll get to see the turtle sanctuary (!) and an Aztec archaeological site.
7. Arctic TreeHouse Hotel: Rovaniemi, Finland
In the heart of Arctic nature, you’ll get to relax with a stunning combination of luxury and comfort. Just look at those blankets!
The whole resort here is done in a modern Scandinavian design. You’ll find beautiful details in everything, from the designer accommodations to the cozy interiors.
And… you won’t believe the panoramic views from the windows. Arctic skies, Northern Lights, and Midnight sun are all waiting for your eyeballs to rest on them.
Enjoy the restaurant with Arctic ingredients, and revel in the stylish surroundings in this treehouse hotel.
8. KA BRU Forest: Itacare, Brazil
It kinda feels like Brazil is the OG of treehouse destinations.
KABRU Forest is a treehouse loft. Built in the middle of the Atlantic Rainforest, it’s basically a jungle villa, and architectural masterpiece in one. It’s romantic, unforgettable, and allows you to experience exquisite nature from within your suite.
This gorgeous collection of treehouses is ethically crafted from 60-year-old wood from a demolition. You’ll get a fully equipped kitchen, a walk-in closet in your bedroom, and (of course) a rainforest shower. I guess that’s a necessity… in the rainforest.
In other words, this is the perfect nature-inspired destination with a private yoga deck and pool.
9. Soneva Kiri: Koh Kood, Thailand
Just because this island in Thailand isn’t a household name doesn’t mean it’s any less gorgeous.
Welcome to tree-pod dining. In in incredible feat of nature and engineering, guests are lifted to the treetops for an exquisite meal of gourmet food. Enjoy stunning ocean and rainforest vistas while you eat breakfast, lunch, high tea, or dinner.
And here’s the zinger… the servers travel the treetops via zipline.
The accommodations themselves are embedded right into nature for a luxury experience in the trees.
10. TreeCasa Resort: San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
This is one of the most exclusive resorts in Nicaragua. They weren’t joking when they started building ‘treehouses’. These are literally houses located right in the trees.
The suites are nestled into the hills, and also up in the trees. Because of this, you get a unique accommodations experience unlike any other. There are communal living spaces as well, with private bedrooms. And these beautiful constructs also have decks and lofts!
You cannot go wrong with this resort; it’s a jungle dream. Explore, connect, and discover all around the natural world in Nicaragua.
11. Acre Baja: San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
You won’t even believe this resort in San Jose del Cabo. There are Nigerian dwarf goats, rescue dogs, and tons of other rescued animals on this property.
Originally founded by Canadians, Acre Baja is exclusive without being pretentious. You can do poolside yoga almost every day. The restaurant is amazing, with home-made, local cuisine, and fantastic drinks.
The units themselves are so gorgeous, you’ll want to stay in your treehouse hotel for your whole stay at Acre Baja.
12. Treehouse Utopia: Texas
Looking at these suites you kind of wonder if they’re even possible. How is it that someone conceptualized such an idyllic setting for a treehouse hotel? And then the fact that they made their vision a reality is just amazing.
There are four rentable, private treehouses here. The natural splendour is romantic, and deeply settling for your soul. Plus the fact that it’s in Texas just adds a certain kind of sass to it.
Going into this resort is like walking into another world. The trees are gigantic, and the river that flows through the property adds a perfect setting to an already perfect location.
13. Tarangire Treetops: Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
Got treehouse fantasies? They will all come true at this stunning treehouse resort and hotel in Tanzania.
This resort has some of the largest bedrooms of any camp or lodge in East Africa! For instance, it’s incredible how they’ve designed these to access the outdoors in a way that’s unrivalled for the area.
You get an en suite bathroom and even a private balcony where you can view wildlife. It’s pure magic in the air at this treehouse hotel. In other words, you have the option to tour a real, local Masai village, go on walking safaris, and also experience an evening game drive.
14. Hotel Skyler Syracuse, Tapestry Collection by Hilton: Syracuse, New York
In an unexpected twist, this hotel employs treehouse design in an urban setting.
The treehouse at Golisano Children’s Hospital inspired the suites. The suites look onto the hospital itself. Because of this (and other reasons too) half of all of the hotel fees are donated to the hospital. Yay.
However, there are only two suites in this hotel, so book early. All rooms are blessed with walk-in showers, flat screen TVs, your own refrigerator, and speedy WiFi.
15. Bangkok Tree House: Bangkok, Thailand
Last but certainly not least… check this out!
Located on a car-free island called Bang Krachao, this 12-room eco retreat is in the wilderness. Literally.
You’ll be able to walk amongst mangroves, fruit orchards, and palm trees while you can also sleep out in the air. Because of this, there are ample mosquito nets provided for you that give the whole space an airy feel.
The elevated platforms in the treetops will unite you with nature. You can stay in nests, bamboo cabins on stilts, or even out in the fresh air with sublime views of lush landscape.
We hope you’ve enjoyed this compilation of incredible treehouse hotels!