Gallery: Top 6 Must-See Summer Eco Resorts Around the World!

 

Treehotel, Harads, Sweden

Treehotel in Sweden’s Lule River Valley, just 40 miles south of the Arctic Circle, is a fantastic place to experience Scandinavia’s long and glorious summer nights. The hotel's founders had different architects design each of the “tree rooms” to blend into the surrounding forest without felling one single tree. The wood used to construct the rooms, which are as high as 20 feet above ground, was heated at a high temperature to strengthen it, therefore avoiding the use of chemicals. Local hydropower provides electricity and combustion toilets prevent the need for any local sewage system. Wastewater from the room’s sinks is captured to irrigate the resort’s plants.

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  1. José Palazzo May 27, 2014 at 5:29 pm

    I´d definitely include Manta ray Bay in Yap, MIcronesia, http://www.mantaray.com for all the efforts they undertake for manta ray conservation and also to reduce their carbon footprint, with a brand new solar roof etc.

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