Top 5 Eco Retreats

The sun is finally shining, the summer has arrived and it's that time of year where we all start planning one thing- our summer holiday. Whether you like to jet set off to exotic lands or stay a little closer to home, we've picked our top 5 retreats that are a little friendlier to our planet this Summer...
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In one of the cleanest countries in the world, lies a very special eco retreat. Cree Lodge is a beautiful escape from the modern stresses of every day life, in the fresh natural beauty of Canada's sub-arctic region. Every detail has been thought of, from natural wool carpeting, organic cotton mattresses and biodegradable shampoos to the natural cedar wood and low emission paints used to build the retreat, it truly is a breath of fresh air. 


2.) Misool Eco Resort, Indonesia

Indonesia, a land of rich culture and abundant nature, home to the remote island of Raja Ampat. A unique island fringed with powder-white beaches that are surrounded by stunning clear lagoons and vibrant coral reefs. All of the furniture and fittings in this luxurious eco resort have been hand-crafted on site from recycled beach wood by resident artisans and local apprentices.

3.) Rambling Rose Gypsy Caravan, Cornwall

If you fancy staying closer to home and seeing some of England's gorgeous scenery, why not take a trip to Cornwall's Delancey House. Surrounded by rambling wild roses, this caravan has been restored by local craftsmen and is placed in the beautiful rolling Cornish countryside. Close to the enchanting town of Lostwithiel, explore quirky independent shops, walk around the medieval Castle, browse the local antiques fairs and dine in the amazing pubs and restaurants this hidden gem has to offer. 


4.) Laguna Lodge, Guatemala

With its sweeping views over azure waters to a trio of dramatic volcanoes, Laguna Lodge is an eco retreat with a difference. Inspired by nature and created from volcanic stone and palm, their spacious lakeside cabins are individually decked out with hand sewn king beds, fine linens, intricate woven mayan textiles and indigenous antiques.


5.) Kasbah Du Toukbal, Morocco 

Placed in the Top 50 Eco-Lodges by the National Geographic, the Kasbah du Toukbal mountain retreat has been described as having the best rooftop views in North Africa. Enjoy relaxing in this calming retreat, massages, yoga classes with stunning backdrops or trekking in the Atlas mountains, this eco retreat is an adventure that you won't forget.