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Top 10 Eco Chic Retreats

Published: 17th June 2015

If you want to choose a greener place to stay, then look no further than than our top 10 CoolStays with serious eco credentials. We give you award winning eco lodges; luxury eco cottages in Sussex and Cornwall; a Cotswold house, renovated using sustainable materials and a Swedish eco-hotel where architect designed rooms are built high into the forest canopy.
Hex Cottage

Hex Cottage

Yoxford - Suffolk

A romantic, off grid fairy tale cottage in the secluded Suffolk countryside, where candlelight and log fires await.

Sleeps 2

From £200 / night

Rest on the Hill

Rest on the Hill

Oswestry - Shropshire

Incredible architect-designed pad for 4 on the Welsh/English border. Modern, mesmerising with mountain views.

Sleeps 4

From £100 / night

Culls Cottage

Culls Cottage

Southrop - Gloucestershire

Delightful 1670’s renovated cottage in the heart of the beautiful Cotswolds – seriously sleek design with eco credentials too.

Sleeps 8

From £159 / night

Skyhouse Eco Chic B&B

Skyhouse Eco Chic B&B

Lewes - East Sussex

An eco-friendly B&B in the heart of the South Downs, where an uber-green design meets modern, boutique style….

Sleeps 6

From £150 / night

Natural Retreats Lodges

Natural Retreats Lodges

Yorkshire Dales - Yorkshire

Luxury eco-friendly lodges with stunning views of the Yorkshire Dales

Sleeps 6

From £110 / night

The Green House

The Green House

Ettrickbridge - Scottish Borders

Chic and unique, this contemporary eco retreat is ideally set for a fabulous Scottish Borders’ getaway

Sleeps 6

From £57 / night

Merlin Farm Holiday Cottages

Merlin Farm Holiday Cottages

Mawgan Porth - Cornwall

Luxury, eco-friendly cottages nestled in the peaceful Cornish countryside; minutes from magical Mawgan Porth beach.

Sleeps 2-6 per cottage

From £36 / night

Tree Hotel

Tree Hotel

Harads - Sweden

A sustainable and ecologically sympathetic hotel featuring groundbreaking architecture in beautifully isolated surroundings, a truly incomparable getaway.

Sleeps 12

From £313 / night

Tack Barn

Tack Barn

Ringmer, nr Lewes - East Sussex

The ultimate eco friendly rural escape full of little luxuries.

Sleeps 2 adults, 1 under 1.

From £85 / night

Withyfield Cottage

Withyfield Cottage

Horsham - West Sussex

Designed and built by same team as Kevin McCloud’s favourite Grand Design, Withyfield Cottage is an inspiring, eco-friendly and contemporary rural retreat.

Sleeps 6

From £91 / night

Author:
Claire Wills
Claire is the International Editor for CoolStays. It's her mission to scout the globe for new amazing places to show you. You can follow her on Twitter, @clairelewills

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