When you set your eyes on this cleverly-designed guesthouse at Threehotel in Sweden you will think that aliens really have landed. A miniature version of the spaceship that picked up ET, the UFO guesthouse has two bedrooms, a bathroom and a living area. This is a fun getaway for families as well as couples looking for something different.
Treehotel is located in Lule River valley in Sweden, surrounded by beautiful forests and a scenic river. The hotel has a restaurant, bar, sauna and relaxation area, TV, and internet.
In addition to the UFO guesthouse, Threehotel offers other uniquely designed guesthouses, all elevated 4-6 meters above ground. The hotel was sustainably built in harmony with the surrounding nature by the leading Scandinavian architects. There are a total of 24 guest rooms to choose from, each more imaginative that the other. All of the furniture and lighting is custom designed. Guest accommodations have environmentally-friendly combustion toilets and water-efficient sinks. Depending on which room you book, it will be accessible via a ramp, bridge or electric stairs.
Treehotel is a year-round adventure vacation idea with seasonal activities that range frok hiking, fishing and moutainbiking in the summer to dog sledding and northern lights in the winter. If you time your visit right, you can experience the spectacular fall foliage display around the historic Lule River.
The tree sauna and the healing steam baths offer an experience not to be missed. The UFO guesthouse costs about US $575 per night. Look for seasonal offers for families and couples on the hotel web site. Next Read: Best Adventure Trips for Couples.