Especially designed for unique living experiences, PODhouses are a stylish accommodation alternative for those who enjoy sleeping and playing in the middle of nature. The products come in various sizes and shapes, and can be used in campsites or as an exquisite extension of a hotel. All structures are made of wood, offering comfort, safety and weather protection. They’re delivered pre-assembled and clients have also the opportunity to order them furnished. The interior design is taken care of by Switzerland-based agency Livingcase.
Ottmanngut Suite and Breakfast - Merano, Italy
Wonderful comfort and hospitality are the hallmarks of Ottmanngut Suite and Breakfast, a charming country residence in the heart of Merano - the spa town of South Tyrol. Aiming to provide guests with a warm and serene home-like experience, the property offers nine unique rooms, each with its own style and character, but all elegantly furnished with genuine antiques and modern pieces to create a well-deserved heaven of relaxation. The house is beautifully adorned with enchanting sitting areas and a superb garden. Breakfast is a feast of locally-sourced produce and can be served either in the dining room, in the Orangery or outdoor, in the sun-filled garden.
Villa Floridia - Italy
Enjoying a magnificent location in the heart of Abruzzo, near the ancient Italian town of Chieti, Villa Floridia is a wonderful place for a retreat, a spectacular wedding or a special ceremony. Surrounded by green, luxuriant gardens and century-old olive trees, the property boasts a stunning outdoor pool area and a sprawling, graciously appointed covered terrace ideal for events. Inside, a lovely array of comfortable bedrooms await guests at the end of the day.
Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve - South Africa
Situated in the magnificent wilderness of southern Cederberg Mountains, about a three-hour drive from Cape Town, Kagga Kamma invites visitors to South Africa to explore, relax and sleep in a stunning nature reserve. This peaceful retreat offers a wonderful range of accommodation options, including spacious traditional African-style huts with en-suite bathrooms, unusual cave suites with private terraces, a rest camp with three-bedroom chalets and some fantastic outcrop open-air rooms. The resort has its own restaurant and spa area and provides a wealth of adventure activities.
Les Cabanes du Bois Landry - France
Consisting of 15 unusual tree houses sprinkled around an idyllic private forestry, there’s no wonder the Cabanes de Bois Landry delivers some truly unique sleeping experiences. The domain is blissfully located on the edge of a pond in the department of Eure-et-Loir, about 90 minutes’ drive from Paris, and offers accommodation in characterful wooden cabins suspended in the forest’s oak trees and connected by all sorts of staircases and rope bridges. Each unit is individually decorated and appointed with all necessary facilities for a one-of-a-kind authentic experience in the woods.
Palmar Tent Lodge - Bocas del Toro, Panama
Situated on the stunning Red Frog Beach, in Panama’s Bocas del Toro province, Palmar Tent Lodge is a delightful safari-style campsite peppered with cheerful eco-friendly tents that range from compact and functional models - ideal for couples and solo campers, to extremely spacious units that can accommodate up to 6 people. All tents are packed with all the comforts of home and vividly decorated with custom-made furniture, outdoor patios and comfortable beds made from local materials. In addition to its exceptional setting between the lush jungle and the blue clear waters of the Caribbean, the property offers an excellent array of amenities including a nice restaurant, surf lessons, Yoga classes, as well as an enviable range of outdoor activities.