whitepod eco luxury hotel in switzerland
in the heart of the swiss alps, an unconventional accommodation experience awaits. the ‘whitepod eco-luxury hotel‘ situated in les giettes, houses its guests within 15 geodesic dome-shaped tents (10 standard, 5 family) which serve as rooms that are immersed into the natural landscape of the mountains.
each pod is anchored to a wooden platform that acts as a terrace
each pod is anchored to a wooden platform offering a furnished terrace in which to enjoy the views beyond. standard rooms are furnished with a king-sized bed, fully fitted bathroom with toilet and shower, wood burning stove, kettle and mezzanine floor where an additional single bed can be place; while the family room features the same amenities, its mezzanine has the capacity to hold two extra beds for young children. each pod can comfortably accommodate 2-4 individuals.
large bay windows allow sunlight to filter through into the rooms
large bay windows allow ample amounts of sunlight to flood through to the interior of each pod, providing a dramatic panoramic backdrop of the surrounding natural context. as a result of its location, the ‘whitepod eco-luxury hotel’ offers a diverse program of outdoor activities for guests to engage in during their stay, offering a nice balance between camping and holiday retreat.
the pods are set on a wooden terrace which allows guests to stop out and enjoy the view
the interiors bring the ideals of camping the form of a luxury retreat
a wood burning stove warms the interior
a mezzanine level accommodates extra sleeping areas
view of the ‘whitepod eco-luxury hotel’ in its mountainous context