The Best Places to Sleep in a Treehouse

“Time spent amongst trees is never wasted time,” said wellness and longevity advocate, Katrina Mayer. If you live in a city, you’re most likely enshrouded by buildings and skyscrapers. Spending a day underneath a tree is something rare and unique, so make the most out of it if you have the opportunity.

Embrace nature in your next travel adventure. Check out these places where you can find peace, comfort, and serenity by staying in a treehouse.

The Treehotel in Harads, Sweden has six rooms, including the UFO, The Dragonfly, and the Blue Cone. Their uniquely-designed tree houses lo similar to that of a UFO, mirrored cubes, and bird nests. Some of these rooms are suspended in the air, or held by stilts. The rooms, which will cost you about US$506, are around 13 to 20 feet in height.

Banish your fears away of the woods, have fun, and find comfort in Les Cabanes dans les bois in Landry, France. A 90-minute drive from Paris, the treehouse can be found on the edge of a pond in France’s department of Eure-et-Loir. These 15 individually-designed tree houses are scattered around in a private forest. The wooden cabins hanging onto oak trees are connected by stairs and rope bridges.

If you’re loing to spend your vacation in a French chateaux set amongst the trees, then a trip to the Chateaux dans les Arbres is perfect. Located in Nojals-et-Clotte, this charming treehouse location offers four uniquely designed cabins. Guests can enjoy the view from the terrace or explore the 11 hectares of parkland which surrounds Chateaux Dans Les Arbres. After a long walk, you can relax and soak tired muscles in an outdoor hot tub.

Loing for an adventurous holiday in a treehouse? Then a stay in France’s Domaine des Ormes is a must. These eco-friendly treehouses function without electricity and water. Nights at the treehouse are spent under the soft glow of candlelit – perfect for couples.

There are various treehouses available for rent France’s La Cabane En L’Air. You can challenge yourself by choosing treetop cabins that are perched really high above the ground, which can only be accessed through a series of stairs, ladders and rope bridges. However, the views are spectacular with the lush greenery of the forest and its towering trees.

This mini village can house up to 110 visitors. Backpackers this place as they can set up campfires and hang out in a hippie commune. These treehouses have 45 elevated units and two mini bars that cater to travelers aged 20 and up. Each unit has one to 8 beds each, costing US$10-30 per night.

Loing for a private and peaceful treehouse getaway? At the Cabanes als arbres in the northeast of Catalonia, you can choose from among ten treehouses that are attached to Douglas fir trees. A terrace allows you to enjoy the scenic landscape and forest views.

Castle Cottage’s Treehouse is an above ground cottage, set in a sweet chestnut tree. Despite its rustic appearance, it offers a few modern amenities such as an en-suite shower room with a glass skylight and a comfortable double bed. It also features a swing seat on the balcony where you can enjoy the lush greenery surrounding the treehouse.

This eco-friendly accommodation is in The Green Village in Bali, Indonesia. The six-story treehouse is built from bamboo and other green materials. Its layout resembles that of a lotus. An overnight stay here costs US$325.

Outside the city center and miles away from the hustle and bustle of Thailand’s capital is this stunning hotel with 12 cozy tree houses. It is around seven meters high, with an open air bedroom set on a bamboo platform, and a bed that floats on the river.

There you have it, a bunch of mighty fine looking tree houses to add to your list of amazing places to stay. These are really something off the beaten track and worth every penny spent. Did we miss any good ones? Tell us in the comments section below.

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