©Cabanes du Mont
The Guide
17 March 2021

Weekend destination: the cabin hotels

NOW Village presents a selection of treehouse hotels in Switzerland that will give you an incomparable sense of escape. Perched in the trees of the Swiss forests, these unusual hotels offer you the opportunity to live a unique experience.

by Marie Carrecabe

In the middle of the Mont-de-Coeuve forest, in the Jura, the Cabanes du Mont offer four cabins built on stilts in complete harmony with the environment. These cozy nests can accommodate from 2 to 5 people and are fully equipped (sink, toilet, shower, and even heating) which allows the Cabanes du Mont to be open all year round. The tastefully decorated cabins will be the perfect setting for a weekend of contemplating nature, as a couple or as a family.

©Les Cabanes du Mont

The La Coué campsite in the Val de Travers invites you to live a unique glamping experience. A contraction of Glamour and Camping, Glamping transforms the traditional camping tent into a magical place. In this 19 square meter tent perched in the trees, there is an outdoor terrace lounge area to enjoy the view and a cozy indoor living area to relax. However, in order to respect the ecological aspect of the concept, for the conveniences it will be necessary to choose between those of the common rooms, or directly in nature!

©Camping La Coué

Les Cabanes de Marie is located in the heart of the Gros-de-Vaud region, twenty minutes from Yverdon. Here you have the choice between 4 tree houses, built in wood, respectful of nature and with an elegant architecture. In these small islands of comfort, everything is done to make you feel at ease. And if that’s not enough, you can relax in the sauna and Nordic bath provided. In the morning you will have the delicious breakfast brought to the foot of your cabin. A heavenly place also imagined for the children and its numerous activities with the animals of the farm. Bonus : Marie’s huts are an excellent starting point for hiking.

©Les cabanes de Marie

At the Saignelégier campsite, your childhood dreams come true with a children’s cabin of adult dimensions. Built on a surface of 36 square meters, nine of which are terraced, this cabin reaches 5 meters above the ground and can accommodate up to 5 people. Fully equipped and spacious, this cabin is ideal for a group of friends wishing to revive childhood memories. And what’s more, no nails have been driven into the tree, so the construction is totally in keeping with the wilderness that surrounds it.

©Camping de Saignelégier

On the heights of Le Locle, Les Nids offers four cabins perched between five and eight meters from the ground. Here, the windows all around the hut offer you an unobstructed 360 degree view of the surrounding nature. Real living spaces, the cabins are equipped with a kitchenette, a shower and a toilet, a wood stove, a double bed for the parents and a sofa bed or bunk bed for the children. Bonus: children don’t pay and one of the cabins is wheelchair friendly!

©Les Nids