Whitepod – Summer Season Mountain View
Discover and appreciate the breathtaking beauty of the Swiss Alps from the comfort of your very own pod with a private terrace. Whitepod offers a unique eco luxury experience for those looking to take a break from everyday life and visit a unique retreat in a tranquil setting.
Located just one hour from Lausanne, Switzerland, Whitepod was opened in 2004 by the Delarive Group, owned by entrepreneur and mountain lover Patrick Delarive and it provides a unique eco luxurious experience in the heart of the Swiss Alps. More than just a hotel, its an exclusive destination for a change of mindset, immersed in nature and away from the hustle and bustle of every day city life where you can relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. Whitepod offers a unique form of accommodation where fifteen pods, dome shaped tents serve as individual bedrooms with all the comfort of a traditional hotel. As well as families and couples Whitepod also host corporate events, it is the idea place to inspire, motivate and encourage creative thinking amongst employees.
Designed to combine ecology and luxury, all pods are equipped with wood burning stoves all with Flue Liner to prevent cold air from coming down the chimney, organic luxury bedding, fully serviced bathrooms with shower and toilets along with a large terrace featuring amazing views of the Alps. The pods are located about a 15 minute walk from the main reception, guests are advised to bring strong shoes and mountain clothing, upon check-in they receive a backpack with a map, headlamp and walking sticks so would be more than equipped to for an adventure in the Alps. Traditional and refined cuisine is available ate Les Cerniers restaurant where specialities are served out on the terrace during the summer.
Whitepod aims to prove that hospitality and environmental conservation can coexist to create a unique and positive experience. The use of energy and water is controlled, waste is recycled and local food produced is used. By choosing Whitepod guests play an active role in its ecological mission, sleeping in a pod heated by a pellet stove facing breathtaking views…….limited transport to the camp means guests must walk from reception to their pod.
For more about Whitepod Eco-luxury hotel, please visit – www.whitepod.com