Every child has at least once dreamt of living in a treehouse. If you stay in the middle of a busy city, chances are you haven’t experienced living in a treehouse. The truth is, there’s nothing more satisfying than falling asleep in a treehouse. It is a fine opportunity to escape city life, connect with nature and live out your childhood dream.
If you want to spend a night on a tree, check out these 25 best treehouse hotels/rentals from around the world, designed to offer stunning panorama and a cozy environment. We hope this collection inspires you for the next vacation!
The Trillium at Treehouse Point in Seattle, Washington
Similar to a rectangular box hanging on a tree, this is one of the best treehouse accommodations at Treehouse Point, owned by Pete Nelson. A spiraling staircase with wood branch rail posts takes one above to the main door. There is a mid-way viewing platform in between. The most notable detail is the windows that cover up the entire two-story treehouse, providing panoramic views of the forest.
The treehouse has a living room and dining space with a live edge slab countertop on the first floor and bedroom upstairs. The interior is decked with wood paneling and curtains. The Trillium treehouse also provides sweeping views of the nearby pond.
Twin Falls hiking trail, Snow Lake, Franklin Falls, Rattlesnake Ledge, the Roadhouse restaurant, Carnation Café.
Starts at $375/per night.
Bird’s Nest at Treehotel in Harads, Sweden
If you wish to live high above in trees like the birds, the Treehotel in Harads, Sweden is the destination you should head over to. Its exterior resembles a gigantic bird’s nest while interiors are spacious enough for a cozy stay.
This 17-sqm treehouse room has a separate living area, bedrooms, and toilets. Guests enter inside the Bird’s Nest via a retractable staircase and through a hatch in the floor. It is designed to accommodate four persons at a time.
Lule River valley, White Water Rafting in Råne or Kalix River, Taiga forest, Moose safari.
SEK 4,900/$510 per night for two persons.
Treetops Treehouse Hotel in Devon, UK
This fairytale-inspired treehouse rental on the grounds of Fox and Hounds in Devon, UK is a great weekend getaway to connect with nature and wildlife. Accessed through a wooden staircase, it is built five meters above the ground over a 250-year-old tree.
The Treetops treehouse has a king-size bed, children bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, lounge area, and a spacious terrace.
Tarka Trail, Castle Drogo, RHS Garden Rosemoor, National Trust Properties, Quad Biking near Umberleigh.
£270 to £425 ($353 to $556) per night.
Arctic Treehouse Hotel Suite in Rovaniemi, Finland
Arctic TreeHouse Suites are elevated wooden cabins furnished with a double bed or two separate beds for a comfortable stay amidst Arctic landscape. The interior features a large window, offering uninterrupted outdoor views. Guests can enjoy the views of the surroundings and Northern Lights from the bed.
There is a private bathroom with under-floor heating and rain showerheads. Other features available at the Arctic Treehouse Hotel include free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, air conditioning, etc.
Santa Park, Arctic Golf Finland, Kemijoki River, Rovaniemi Church, Angry Birds Park, Ounasvaara Mountain and more.
€656 ($726) per person for one night.
Alpaca Treehouse in Bamboo Forest, Atlanta
Located on a working farm in a private bamboo forest, this Alpaca treehouse in Atlanta has been featured on Treehouse Masters: Ultimate Treehouse VI in 2018. It has an elevated design and plenty of windows to maximize views.
A number of reclaimed items are used in making and decorating the treehouse. It has a living room, a bedroom with two beds, a bathroom with a composting toilet and reclaimed washbasin, and a wrap-around deck to watch llamas, alpacas, hens, and other pets on the farm.
Oakland Cemetery, Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta, Jimmy Carter Library & Museum, Agatha’s Mystery Theater.
$375 per night.
Treehouse Hotel Suite at Hotel Irma, Italy
A 60-meter walk from Hotel Irma in Italy leads one to a treehouse suite intended for guests wishing to spend time amid green pine trees. Combining luxury and nature, it is a three sqm wooden dwelling featuring a large 65-square-meter terrace on the top, ideal for gazing at the surroundings.
There is a bedroom, comfortable living area and a bathroom complete with a shower, bathtub, and toilet. Free internet access is provided to guests. The treehouse also has luxurious amenities like flatscreen TV, minibar, and air-conditioning. Interestingly, guests can pull the bed onto the terrace for sleeping in the open.
Marlinger Waalweg trail in Merano, Giogaia di Tessa/Texelgruppe mountain range, golf courses of South Tyrol, Restaurant Finsterwirt, wine at Claudia Meister.
Starts at €234 (US$255) per night.
Treehouse Hotel Room at Tsala Treetop Lodge in Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Located amid a dense forest, this treehouse hotel room by Hunter Hotels features flat-screen TVs, mini-bars, free Wi-Fi and other amenities. It is accessed by a raised wooden walkway in the trees. There is a living room, bedroom, bathroom, observation deck and a pool deck in the facility.
Guests can Dine al fresco on the deck overlooking the forest. Other facilities are Aromatherapy, massage, and reflexology. It is a romantic accommodation ideal for couples. The resort boasts ancient craftsmanship and luxury.
Knysna Elephant Park, Fynbos Flower Safari, Plettenberg Bay Country Club, Garden Route, Monkeyland, Birds of Eden and the Elephant Sanctuary, Horse Riding in the Cape, Robberg Peninsula Walk.
Starts at $420 a night.
Adults-Only Treehouse at Post Ranch Inn, California
This triangular treehouse is elevated nine-feet above the forest floor on metal stilts that offers wide views of the Pacific coastline and surrounding forest. It has a king-size bed, desk, wood-burning fireplace, walk-in shower, dining space, and a skylight in the room to watch stars in the night. There is also a private deck to spend time outdoors.
Guests can enjoy delicious California cuisine at Sierra Mar restaurant nearby and also access the infinity pool at the property. The minimum age for guests to book the treehouse is 18 years.
Big Sur Roadhouse, Pfeiffer Beach, Seal Beach Scenic Overlook, Nepenthe, Partington Cove hiking trail.
Starts at $925 a night.
7th Room Treehouse at Treehotel, Sweden
Located amid a pine forest in Swedish Lapland overlooking Lule River, this charred-timber treehouse is designed by renowned Norwegian architecture firm Snøhetta. It is elevated ten meters above the ground on 12 metal columns.
The cabin has two bedrooms, a lounge, a bathroom, and a netted terrace. It can accommodate five guests at a time. There are large windows and a netted terrace to enjoy the surroundings. It is a great vacation retreat for both summer and winter.
Lule River valley, white water rafting in Råne or Kalix river, Taiga forest, Moose safari.
15,000 SEK ($1,550) a night.
Bird’s Nest at Keemala Resort in Phuket, Thailand
The Bird’s Nest at Keemala Resort in Phuket, Thailand is one of the most unique treehouse accommodations you can find around the world. There are a total of eight such villas nestled amid trees here. Each of these comes with a private elevated pool, king-size bed, bathroom, and an outdoor deck.
You can see trees piercing through the cabins like you would in many traditional treehouse structures. The Bird’s Nest is perfect for couples looking for a peaceful time together.
Kamala Beach, Mala Spa and all around Phuket Island.
Starts at ฿38,346 ($1,230) a night.
Tyrolean I Treehouse at Les Ormes, Domaine & Resort, France
If you’re planning a trip to France and like treehouses, the Domaine des Ormes can be the place you should add to your bucket list. These offer a variety of treehouse accommodations for couples to bigger groups. The Tyrolean 1 treehouse is elevated 11 to 13 meters above the ground and is only accessed through a zip line.
It is a cool idea that makes the treehouse rental ideal for adventure seekers. There are many luxurious amenities provided but the exciting thing is that there is no electricity in the treehouse – you will have to enjoy your stay in candlelight. The treehouse has a double bed to accommodate two people comfortably.
Saint-Malo, Mont St Michel, Cancale, Dinan.
Starting at €95 ($105) per night.
The Pinecone Treehouse, California
Supported through ropes, the Pinecone Treehouse built in the middle of Redwood trees in Santa Cruz is perfect for couples seeking adventure. See-through flooring of the treehouse enhances the experience and makes one feel as if he was flying in the air. Its pineapple-like shape is also another cool aesthetic feature.
A steep ladder and a trapdoor take guests up into the interior that features a queen-sized bed. The bathroom, with a hot shower, composting toilet, and sink, is located on the ground floor. You can enjoy the wonderful forest view from all around the treehouse rental.
Cave Gulch Trail Head, Mc Henry Vineyard, Empire Cave, Rock Garden, Painted Barrels.
$350 per night
Oceanfront Treehouse Hotel at Playa Viva, Mexico
Playa Viva boutique hotel comprises 12 EcoLuxury rooms with beachfront views, including the award-winning oceanfront treehouse. Treehouse on the beach is a true bet for water lovers. It is elevated six feet above the ground to enhance the panorama.
This treehouse has a king-size bed, private bathroom, small lounge area with in-floor hammock and offers unobstructed ocean views. The open front makes viewing the surrounding area hindrance free. The bamboo exterior gives the treehouse a unique appearance and makes it a haven for honeymoon couples.
Estuary, an Aztec archaeological site, turtle sanctuary, and a coastal forest.
Starts at $480 a night.
Treehouse Suite at andBEYOND Lake Manyara Tree Lodge in Tanzania
Located in the vicinity of Lake Manyara National Park, this eco-designed treehouse rental is ideal for ones looking for a safari holiday. Nestled amidst mahogany trees, the treehouse is crafted from local timber and makuti palm fronds with expansive forest views.
There is a cozy sofa with a table and beds with open access to the balcony. A private butler ensures you get everything on the go. Guests have access to a common pool and a sauna during the stay. Some to-do things in the region are watching the tree-climbing lions and birds, as well as taking part in adventure sports.
Lake Manyara National Park, Serengeti National Park, Zanzibar, Ngorongoro Crater, Mayoka village.
Ranges between $840 to $1,340 per person.
Jumilhac Treehouse in Châteaux Dans Les Arbres, France
Châteaux Dans Les Arbres, which means ‘Castle in the trees’ in English, is a beautiful destination for treehouse lovers. The resort offers 4 family-sized treehouses modeled after Dordogne chateaux. Take a look at the Jumilhac Treehouse, which seems inspired by a fairyland thanks to the shingled roof and a number of turrets.
It has a living area, bedroom, mini-bar, and a bathroom complete with walk-in shower and toilet. There is also a hot tub and sauna for guests, making it special for visitors. The interior is equipped with central heating and air-conditioning as well as TV and internet connectivity.
Etincelle and La Dolce Vita restaurant, vineyards like Monbazillac and Pécharmant, caves at Proumeyssac and Padirac, Lascaux historic sites.
€265 (US$290) per night.
River Treehouse Hotel at Silky Oaks Lodge in Mossman, Australia
This 47 sqm treehouse located on a side of Mossman River can be a good option if you’re planning a vacation in a rainforest. There is a king size bed, living area, bathroom and a veranda with hammock to enjoy outdoors. In the bathroom, guests can relax in a bathtub with uninterrupted views of the rainforest.
The polished timber floors and white walls make the room stylish. Its location among trees is perfect to connect with nature. Other enticing amenities include free Wi-Fi, iPod music system, fridge, guided rainforest walk and morning yoga. The River Treehouse was named number one in Hotels.com’s list of top 10 treehouses in 2017.
Miallo, Billabong, Four Mile Beach, Daintree Rainforest, Great Barrier Reef.
Staring at $480 a night.
Cabana Bosqueta at Cabanes Als Arbres in La Selva, Spain
Looking for a treehouse rental in Spain, Cabanes Als Arbres can be the right stop for you. The resort comprises ten wooden treehouse cabins, of which you would surely like the Cabana Bosqueta standing almost four meters above the ground.
The treehouse is constructed mostly out of wood and is built around a Douglas fir tree trunk. It includes a double bed, sofa, table and chairs along with a bathroom with a dry toilet. There is also an outdoor deck to admire the delightful scenery of Forest of The Guilleries.
Forest of The Guilleries, Guilleries Museum, Ter river valley, Adventure park – La Selva de l’Aventura, Sau’s famous Reservoir.
€199 ($220) per night.
Tropical Treehouse Hotel, Hawaii
Located on the outskirts of the Big Island’s Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, this tropical treehouse hotel was one of the world’s most-wished-for Airbnb rentals in 2018. Built by Kristie Wolfe DIYer and blogger 15-feet above the ground, it provides 360-degree views of the surrounding. There is immaculate use of bamboo on the exterior and with a thatched roof it looks like a dreamy tropical abode.
Accessed through a staircase and a trapdoor, the treehouse has a bedroom, kitchen, and a bathroom along with a number of windows to allow plenty of light indoors. The interior is decked up with a number of bamboo fixtures and a vintage 1970s wallpaper. Solar panels are equipped for power supply. There is also a hanging bed on the first floor and a folding teak table with chairs for a picnic on the wrap-around lanai.
Tres Palmas Marine Reserve, Sandy Beach, El Faro Lighthouse, El Faro Lighthouse.
Starts at $300 per night.
Treehouse Ball at Robins Nest in Witzenhausen, Germany
Robins Nest in the forest of Hesse, Germany is a treehouse hostel comprising of 3 treehouses built with natural materials and decked with wildwood furniture. There is a ball-shaped treehouse at the property you may not want to miss out on.
Accessed through an elevated bridge, it is equipped with a large double bed to sleep two persons. A large skylight is included to enjoy stargazing while lying on the bed. There are shared toilets at the nearby Berlepsch Castle. This treehouse rental allows pets which makes it ideal for those who like to travel with their pooches.
Similar to a ball hanging on a tree, the treehouse ball is a unique accommodation for a peaceful holiday in a green forest.
Schloss Berlepsch, Hanstein Castle, Gaenseliesel.
Starts at €189 ($210) for two persons per night.
Kingston Treehouse Hotel at Lion Sands Game Reserve, South Africa
Kingston treehouse is an elevated wooden structure that provides uninterrupted views of the surrounding area. There are no walls rather curtains can be used to provide privacy. The treehouse makes a perfect destination to cool off during hot summer days.
There is a king-sized bed, twin pull-out beds, a kitchen, and a bathroom to facilitate up to two adults and two children. There is also an outdoor deck. No electricity and Wi-Fi – you spend time watching the African nature and wildlife.
You can not book the treehouse on a standalone basis, it comes with the travel package. It can be a great place to stay on a South African safari experience.
Kruger National Park, Sabi sand reserve.
Piwakawaka Treehouse at Hapaku Lodge in Kaikoura, New Zealand
Suspended ten meters above the ground, this two-story treehouse at Hapaku Lodge is perfect to enjoy the dramatic environment of the coast and mountains with family. There are two separate bedrooms in two levels. The upper main bedroom also has a spa bathtub and shower with views.
This kid-friendly treehouse is furnished with luxury furnishings and other home decor items. The room amenities also include a fireplace, air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, and a refrigerator. There is a deck you can stand on to experience the ocean and mountain view.
Kaikoura Coast, Lavendyl Lavender Farm, Springbank Estate, Ohau Waterfall Walk, Mount Cookson, Kaikoura Museum, Okiwi Bay.
Starts at $870 a night.
La Torreluna Treehouse at Finca Bellavista
This riverfront treehouse is a vacation rental at the Finca Bellavista off-grid treehouse community in Costa Rica. It is made from natural materials like wood, bamboo, and stone. There is a queen bed and two twin beds to accommodate up to four people. The bathroom is included but there is no kitchen.
The treehouse also has a river view balcony and an outdoor hot water shower. Guests are provided with free Wi-Fi access in public areas. Its rustic design and farmhouse style is what attracts on to this treehouse.
Rio Bellavista, Amistosa, Golfo Dulce, Finca Kobo chocolate farm, Corcovado National Park.
Ranges from $49-$180 per night.
Treehouse Pod at Free Spirit Spheres, Canada
The Eryn spherical treehouse hotel at Free Spirit Spheres tree farm is a great place to enjoy the coastal rainforest of Vancouver Island. Made from Sitka Spruce, with a diameter of 10.5 ft, Eryn treehouse pod sleeps two adults and one more in the loft bed. It has a small sink, counter space, small refrigerator, a settee, cupboards with dishes, and nearly all things to prepare a cup of tea.
The interior space is heated with a thermostat, features a five-window configuration and includes a skylight. There is a composting toilet outhouse and a heated bathhouse with a private toilet, sink and shower for guests nearby.
Guests walk through an elevated walkway to the base of the spiral staircase that takes up to the treehouse. This small hanging accommodation is great for couples wanting privacy, comfort and a connection with nature. The 5-acre private property has a large pond in the center that attracts birds and other wildlife.
Comox Valley, Qualicum Beach, Horne Lake Caves, Lighthouse Country Regional Trail, Parksville Community Park.
$235 per night.
Treehouse Hideaway Suite at Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa in Hampshire, UK
The treehouse hideaway suite is a perfect accommodation for those special celebrations/moments in life. It can accommodate up to three persons at a time. The bedroom is set apart from the main living area and is accessed through a covered walkway. Its interiors boast warmth and comfort, complemented by floor-to-ceiling windows providing panoramic views.
Suspended 35-feet above in the air, the treehouse offers massive forest views. It is a child-friendly treehouse with a separate space for children. There is an open-air balcony with comfy seating, day beds, and a hot tub. There are many luxurious features like a mini kitchenette, under-floor heating, wood burner, flat-screen TV, mood lighting, etc.
Winchester Cathedral, Stonehenge, Paultons Park, Monkey World, Exbury Gardens.
Starts at £1,400 ($1,850) per night.
Human Nest on a Tree at Treebones Resort, Big Sur, USA
If you ever wished to stay at an unusual place, the bird’s nest-like treehouse located at a walk-in campsite of Treebones Resort can be a good pick for you. Created by Big Sur artist Jayson Fann, it is not just accommodation but a wood art.
There is a full-sized futon pad to provide sleeping space to up to two people. A picnic table, outdoor cook station, restrooms, and water supply included. Guests have to bring along their own sleeping bags and pillows. It is a minimalist treehouse designed to let people sleep like a bird in open-air.
Wild Coast Restaurant, Julia Pfeiffer-Burns State Park, Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
Starting at $175 for two persons for two nights.