Treehouse hotels offer a unique accommodation and the best way to lay your head high above the ground. Apart from staying high in the nature, these tree house hotel accommodations make your stay unique and are an absolute delight for any nature lover. They also range from being rustic to luxurious to meet all the budget needs.
Whether you are looking to chase your childhood treehouse dreams or just want to spend some time relaxing in peaceful surroundings, here are some of the world’s best tree house hotels for your next vacation.
1. The Mohicans, Ohio
This property has six treehouses which range from single room tree houses to massive two-bedroom houses set quietly atop the trees and know to lure even celebrities. These tree houses come with corrugated metal exteriors and have full baths and even outdoor showers. There are also bridges to provide easy access. You can also enjoy the region’s hiking trials when you are done with your stay.
2. Lions Sands Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
There’s nothing like enjoying your stay in these open-air treehouses that put you right in the middle of a bush while you are in the Kruger National Park. These treehouse accommodations doesn’t have any electricity – but that’s what makes them unique. However, you’ll have radio-contact with on-site field guide for any help. Amenities here include canopy beds, small dining tables and toilets and all these sit comfortably on large decks. Though you may occasionally see or hear lions, hyenas and hippos, you can be sure of your safety as these treehouses are built high above the ground.
3. Playa Viva, Mexico
Located in Juluchuca, Playa Viva is an ecological hotel that is as unique for its treehouses as it is for the gardens, terraces and outdoor swimming pools. The massive treehouses here have king-size beds and also feature hammocks that are built into the floors and have private baths down the stairs. The best part of all is that you will sit oceanfront in these treehouses. If you are staying overnight, you’ll be find solace in the yoga sessions offered here. There’s also a mile-long private beach and a turtle sanctuary nearby.
4. Great Huts Resort, Jamaica
This colourful eco-resort is atop the cliffs of the lush jungles of Port Antonio. Treehouses and African-style huts provide all the accommodation options that you can imagine from an unusual and wild setting. There are also cool options like the almond tree house, fig tree house and bamboo tree house. All come with decks, hammocks, free Wi-Fi and cable TV. Yoga classes, massages and daily breakfasts are something which no one want to miss here.
5. Arctic TreeHouse Hotel, Finland
If you want to have a panoramic view of the Northern Lights, this tree house hotel located outside of Rovaniemi in the Arctic Circle offers the best scenic views with its floor-to-ceiling windows. The bathrooms here come with heated floors and rain showers to offer a unique experience and all the rooms have access to free Wi-Fi and espresso machines. Some tree houses also have their own kitchenettes and there is also Arctic Forest Spa in the middle of a forest. During the holidays, travellers can also visit the Santa Claus Secret Forest.
6. KA BRU Forest, Brazil
The treehouse villas in the KA BRU Forest give you the front row to enjoy the scenic beauty of the Atlantic Rainforest. All the treehouses here are huge with large open floor plans and terraces that are ideal for a perfect indoor-outdoor living setting. Most of the structures here are built with 60-year old demolition wood. Amenities here include kitchens, private pools, open air showers and a yoga deck. Travellers can also get active in surfing, hiking and kayaking.
7. Inkaterra Reserva Amazónica, Peru
The Inkaterra Reserva Amazónica is a resort that is nestled deep in the Puerto Maldonado area of Peruvian Amazon. The resort has only one treehouse that can be reached only from the property’s Canopy Walkway. But, measuring over 1,000 feet long and sitting over 73 feet above the forest floor, the Walkway itself is a marvel as is the treehouse. The treehouse is perfect for watching wildlife while you enjoy your drinks and dinner. It can be also transformed into a room with two beds and a portable toilet. Guests staying overnight in this treehouse receive special services including a personal guide, butler and a driver.
8. Snow Bear Chalets, Montana
The Snow Bear Chalets in the Whitefish Mountain Resort offer a perfect spot for the enthusiasts of winter sports with their ski-in and ski-out treehouses. While getting you close to the nature, treehouse accommodations here also offer perfect scenic beauty that any traveller will cherish all his life. There are three treehouses here that sit less than a minute away from a chairlift and all of them span two to three levels and are equipped with four to eight beds. Outdoor decks, gas fireplaces, private hot tubs and lofts are some of the features of these tree houses.
9. Soneva Kiri, Thailand
Soneva Kiri is a gorgeous but lesser-known island in Thailand. But the tree pod dining that it boasts offers a unique way of touring the place. Visitors can dine in the bamboo pods where they are served with gourmet cuisine. It also offers stunning views of the ocean and the rainforest. Waiters travel between the trees with the help of a zip line which is itself a stunning experience to see. There is also an observatory for star gazing and an open-ait theatre.
10. TreeCasa Resort, Nicaragua
This resorts sits on a 450 acre area and offers canopy suites. Each tree house can accommodate up to four guests and features wraparound decks, massive living area and kitchenettes together with a bathroom and an outdoor shower. All the tree houses comes with free Wi-Fi access and air conditioning and a coffee maker among other amenities. There is also an organic garden, a yoga deck and a waterfall and waterslide available on-site.