Making the conscious decision to travel sustainably has never been more important. In honor of Earth Day, we’ve hand-picked six boutique hotels completely immersed in nature and designed with sustainability to boot.
starsstarsstarsstars | Website | flight Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport
hotel 7 | location_city Outdoor swimming pool, Spa, Garden | restaurant_menu 1
visibility Miravalles Volcano, Rio Celeste Waterfall
In the jungles of Costa Rica, ORIGINS Lodge consists of six sustainably-built eco-lodges and a three-bedroom Villa Vertigo, each with its own fire-heated soaking tub and indoor-outdoor shower.
starsstarsstarsstars | Website | flight Nadi International Airport
hotel 32 | location_city Outdoor swimming pool, Outdoor tennis court, Fitness center | restaurant_menu 3
Spread across 225-acres of pristine beachfront, VOMO Island Fiji is one of the South Pacific’s most sustainable locales. With no zero single-use plastics, produce that’s sourced from the property’s gardens, and only 34 residences and villas offering locally-made organic products, this is truly a sustainably-chic private island paradise.
starsstarsstarsstars | Website | flight Kuusamo Airport
hotel 20 | location_city Private beach area, Skiing, Pet-friendly | restaurant_menu 0
visibility Kelo, Pessari, Etutuoli Ski Lift
Deep within a spruce forest in Finland’s northern Lapland, these 20 ‘nature’ igloos are not only Green Key certified, but feature modern-meets-minimal Scandinavian décor powered by hydropower. The traditional Finnish sauna and ‘atmospheric bar’ make this arctic wonderland as remote and magical as the name suggests.
starsstarsstarsstars | Website | flight Chetumal International Airport
hotel 35 | location_city Swimming pool, Garden, Spa | restaurant_menu 3
Tucked away between the Mayan jungle and Mexico’s striking Lake Bacalar, Habitas Bacalar is a holistic eco-sustainable oasis. With 35 A-frame cabins all featuring natural, earthly interiors and lagoon-facing views, to escape here ensures to restoration and rejuvenation.
starsstarsstarsstars | Website | flight Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
hotel 34 | location_city Spa, Natural hot springs, Farm-to-table dining | restaurant_menu 2
visibility Lake Pleasant Regional Park, Wildlife World Zoo, Anthem Community Park
Down a dusty road in the shadow of Arizona’s Bradshaw Mountains, wild burros and ancient thermal springs have long made Castle Hot Springs one of deserts most enviable (not to mention celebrity-studded) getaways. Each bungalow and cabin offer their own outdoor tub that’s fed directly from mineral springs.
starsstarsstarsstars | Website | flight Maun International Airport
hotel 12 | location_city Outdoor pool, Fitness center, Spa | restaurant_menu 2
Since opening in Botswana’s Okavango Delta, Xigera Safari Lodge has promised travelers a minimal carbon footprint and eco-friendly, low-impact safari experience. A Beyond Green sustainable hotels membe, the Tesla solar-powered retreat offers everything from exploring the Delta on a glass-bottomed canoe to overnighting in a gorgeous Baobab treehouse.