Skylodge Adventure Suites is a hanging hotel located in Peru’s Sacred Valley. This unique experience offers visitors the chance to sleep in a transparent hanging hotel suite and admire the view of the valley from a unique perspective. This is your chance to stay at the first-ever hanging lodge in the world!
Reaching the lodge is an experience by itself – to reach one of the unusual places to stay, you must climb 400 mt. of Via Ferrata or hike a trail through ziplines. This hanging hotel is definitely for the adventurous traveler. Those interested in ecotourism will love the eco-friendly features of this hanging hotel.
About Skylodge Adventure Suites
If you want to feel like you’re sleeping in a nest high in the sky, this is the hotel for you. The Skylodge Adventure Suites provide the opportunity to sleep at the top of a mountain in the Sacred Valley in Peru. The hotel is closest to Cusco city it is about an hour and a half drive to reach Skylodge Adventure Suites. Once you reach the Skylodge, packages for the hotel include breakfast and a gourmet dinner with wine. The rooms themselves are comprised of three exclusive capsule suites with a total capacity of eight people. Created from aerospace aluminum and polycarbonate, the hanging hotel has four beds, an eating area, and a bathroom.
This unique experience is the ultimate bucket-list item for thrill-seekers, especially since you must get harnessed up, complete a vertical climb using iron rungs, or embark on a hike to reach your pod. Both experiences take about an hour. However, it’s definitely worth the challenging ascent for the reward of a glass of wine and an astonishing view. Enjoy watching the sunset and sunrise over Peru’s Sacred Valley during your stay! Guests also can book a photo package during the trip for an extra cost to keep track of the lifetime memories you will make.
Sustainability at Skylodge
When you arrive at these unusual places to stay, you’ll have to carry everything with you to your accommodation. Since it’s a hanging hotel, everything will be packed and carried to the top, including the group dinner. All of the pods, including the dining pod, are powered by solar power, contain a dry ecological toilet, sink, and have jugs of water for visitors. The hanging hotel does a great job of keeping everything self-contained and eco-friendly for visitors.
There are a few areas where the hotel could improve sustainability. It would be interesting to see what efforts the hotel could make to make sustainable efforts in Peru’s Sacred Valley to help maintain the region’s integrity. In addition, the hotel could publicize what recycling efforts are made, given that means are included. Further, for the ziplining and hiking, it would be good to hear what sustainability efforts are made for the local habitat that may be disturbed. Overall, the hanging hotel does a great job with sustainability for visitors.
The Skylodge Adventure Suites are the perfect location for friends or couples looking for adventure or the chance to sleep in the sky. Make sure to pack a small bag since you’ll have to climb or hike with it for your hanging hotel adventure. Dinner and breakfast are included, and you’ll have the best dinner view of your life at this one-of-a-kind adventure. Don’t miss out on these unusual places to stay in Peru!
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