There are some hotels and farmhouses where architecture and design meet the respect for nature and sustainability: modern accommodations harmoniously integrated into the greenery, offering every comfort and magical atmosphere. We went around Europe and selected 10 accommodations, perfect for your next holiday.
A charming tower immersed in a vineyard
In the heart of Val Chiavenna, in Lombardy, there is Bregaglia, a cycle path which has the beautiful Acquafraggia Waterfalls as its backdrop. Along the bike path rises Torre Scilano, a charming place with 4 beds characterized by a particular and charming architecture, surrounded by a beautiful garden with vineyard. At your disposal you have 4 mountain bikes.
Unique architecture in the Euganean Hills
La Mugletta is a modern, ecological and unique B&B: architecture and nature blend completely, thanks to the building built with natural materials according to the most innovative construction methods. From the energetic point of view the house is completely autonomous. A few kilometers from the art cities of the Veneto region and even closer to the thermal baths of Albano Terme, the hotel offers welcoming rooms and a beautiful garden.
Charming resort in Austria
We move towards Austria’s mountains where Travel Charming Bergresort awaits us, a beautiful hotel, based on the warmth of wood and ecological luxury. Here the Tyrolean style is renewed thanks to the exclusive interiors created by the Italian designer Lorenzo Bellini. Do not miss the beautiful SPA and the large outdoor pool.
Ecological apartments in Slovenia
For just over 4 years, in Podčetrtek, Slovenia, you can stay in beautiful, sustainable apartments made of wood and cellulose fiber. We are in the thermal area of the country, in what looks like a little paradise. The interiors of the accommodations are furnished with style and have every comfort necessary for a dreamy vacation.
Urban style in the center of Barcelona
Here we are a few steps from Plaza Catalunya and Las Ramblas where the Eco Boutique Hostal Grau is located, a welcoming eco-friendly hotel with a vertical garden. Inside the rooms, white and wood combine, creating an elegant space, perfect for relaxing after discovering the wonders of the Spanish city.
Modern architecture and design immersed in the Chianti area
Local natural materials, technology and local food distinguish the offer of Chianti B&B Design, in Pianella in the province of Siena. The architect Marco Porri has been able to preserve the history and the ancient flavor of a farm combining them with glass, natural steel and contemporary art, for a truly unique result.
Innovative domes in the heart of the Alps
In Switzerland we discover another accommodation with an unique architecture, that allows you to experience a truly unique alpine experience. Whitepod makes available to the guests particular domes similar to igloos, but full of every comfort. Luxury and sustainability come together to create truly comfortable and special suites.
Italian charm in the Tuscan hills
For those who love wine, I recommend the Podere di Pomaio farmhouse, located on a hill overlooking the city of Arezzo. The estate is 23 hectares, restored and cared for both in the buildings and in the vineyards that surround them. Here you can relax sipping a delicious organic wine, breathe in the typical Tuscan atmosphere and take a dip in the pool.
Harmonious architecture in Alsace
Penultimate stage of our journey between architecture of charm and sustainability: La Clairière Bio & Spa Hotel, in France. An ideal place to recharge your batteries, in an accommodation that blends and confuses with the surrounding forest.
The warmth of wood in Austria
Let’s go back to Austria to discover a wood and glass building. The Naturhotel Waldklause combines design, architecture, art and nature; it’s a perfect place for your relax. Defined as a natural work of art, the hotel offers numerous services, comfortable spaces and pristine nature.