Nine incredible treehouses around the world that you can rent right now
| 18th July 2018
Take your holiday to new heights with a treetop stay in one of these nine incredible tree houses and be in with a chance of winning a free stay while you’re at it.
With over 80% of travellers saying they’ve booked a holiday rental to unplug, these quirky woodland escapes are nestled in the heart of nature and are perfect to do just that whilst offering all the comforts of home.
From a Costa Rican rainforest escape at a striking eco-lodge to a magical Treehouse Retreat closer to home in North Devon, here’s some of the best from across the globe!
TREEHOUSE RETREAT, NORTH DEVON
1 bedroom (sleeps 2), from £205 per night.
Styled by Wayfair, the destination for all things home, the Treehouse Retreat offers a unique escape from everyday life. Inside, the luxury rental boasts a waterfall shower, meditation and yoga corner, games area and reading nook to help guests de-stress inside, whilst outside, a spacious terrace with sweeping valley vistas provides the perfect place to unwind and indulge in a delicious homemade pizza using the treehouse’s wood-fired pizza oven.
Best of all, from now until 31st July, UK residents can enter to win a weekend getaway at the Treehouse Retreat, available exclusively through TripAdvisor Rentals.
Look at how beautifully styled the interior of this bad boy…
HOOTS TREEHOUSE, MAYFIELD, EAST SUSSEX
2 bedrooms (sleeps 4), from £204 per night.
This romantic, picture-perfect treehouse floats above an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, conveniently located just half an hour south of the M25. The bedroom features a cosy fire to keep ‘adventurers’ warm at night and a luxuriously comfortable double bed. With a terrace overlooking the treetops, you’ll feel totally at one with nature. One reviewer raved, “It is absolutely amazing. The quiet woodland location, clever designed and beautifully built house is almost work of art!”
BENSFIELD TREEHOUSE, WADHURST, EAST SUSSEX
1 bedroom (sleeps 2), from £179 per night.
This luxurious 1-bedroom Sussex treehouse is a stylish and magical way to experience treetop living. Comprised of an open placed living space that is built around a mature oak tree, this secluded treehouse offers modern, centrally heated self-catering accommodation with a fully equipped kitchen and an ensuite shower room – perfect for two people.
THE BUZZARDRY, HEATHFIELD, EAST SUSSEX
2 Bedrooms (sleeps 4), from £230 per night.
With a beautiful spiral staircase and curved walls, luxurious copper bathtub, exquisite views over woodland grounds and an extravagant beamed ceilings that protrude through the building, this magnificent treehouse offers unparalleled style and luxury. The grounds include an on-site tennis court nestled in the trees.
STOLIDI MOU, Rethymnon, Crete
1 Bedroom (sleeps 4), from £181 per night.
This beautiful property is built in amongst the branches of a magnificent oak tree and is as spacious as it is stylish. The wooden floors and ceilings combine with soft brown and grey fabrics and furniture to create a natural feel throughout the home. The terrace, boasting an inviting Jacuzzi, is the ideal place to spend your days when you’re not relaxing on Gerani beach, which is only 5km away.
RARAY TREEHOUSE, OISE, FRANCE
1 bedroom (sleeps 2), from £287 per night.
Sitting in the forests outside of Paris, this modern treehouse suspended 11 metres in the air will surely bring out your inner child. Follow the gangway to its terrace, which boasts panoramic treetop views, and is perfect for relaxing. After a day of exploring, ease yourself and unwind in a private hot tub. Breakfast is included and is set at the bottom of the treehouse in the morning; luckily, there’s a handy rope attached so guests can pull it up.
DUBROVNIK TREEHOUSE, DUBROVNIK, CROATIA
3 bedrooms (sleeps 6), from £128 per night.
Surrounded by treetops, this impressive and unique property stands on a 50 metre-squared platform of oak trees and is powered exclusively by solar energy. The project was the first of its kind in Croatia and won the ‘Innovation of the Year Award’ in 2016. The treehouse can accommodate up to 6 people, boasting three bedrooms, one bathroom, and an expansive open-air terrace to enjoy the fresh air and views over the beautiful Konavle valley.
REST OF THE WORLD
CASA DEL ARBOL, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
2 Bedrooms (sleeps 4), from £147 per night.
A hanging bridge will guide you over a seasonal creek towards this stunning treehouse framed by glass and large Teak wood decks. It’s fully-equipped with modern amenities including exercise machines, ergonomic mattresses, bar with speakers and a swimming pool surrounded by loungers.
PURA VIDA ECO-LODGE & RETREAT, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica
2 bedrooms (sleeps 7), from £150 a night.
This unique award-winning ‘eco-luxury’ retreat is nestled amongst rainforest with an infinity plunge pool and cosy wraparound lounge area offering endless forest views. Monkeys, parrots and toucans all frequently visit the lodge and its surrounding reserve. The most magical time of day is late afternoons where you can sit back with a glass of wine and catch a glimpse of some of the local wildlife.
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