Most remote hotels and lodges on the planet
If you are tired of the usual hotels located right in the centre of towns, and crowded with tourists, kids and screaming families; next time you plan to organize a holiday, pick one of the following places.
Indeed, for those of you who love to be left alone, and love to enjoy the peace and tranquility of nature, the best vacation you could ever wish for, is in one of these hotels.
Built in the middle of the desert, or on top of trees somewhere in the jungle, or even on the highest point of the Alaskan woods, these remote places are as unique as strange.
Only for you The Golden Scope researched and found the most remote and beautiful hotels in the world. What to do next? After picking the one you like the most, book your flights and head over to one of these incredible places!
Three Camel Lodge, Mongolia, is an exclusive lodge built in the heart of the Gobi desert according to environmentally and culturally sustainable development guidelines. In order to get there you can fly from Beijing to Ulaanbaatar (2 hours) or from Seoul to Ulaanbaatar (3 hours). Once reached the airport of Ulaanbaatar you have to take a 60 minutes flight to Dalanzadgad, and finally a 90 minutes drive into the desert to reach the lodge.
The Hotel Arctic is located in Greenland, and it is literally built in the middle of nowhere. When there you will be able to enjoy the tranquility of the white surroundings, and if you are lucky enough you might also see seals. To reach the Hotel Arctic, you will have to fly over to Kangerlussuaq, and from there, it’s a 60 minutes flight to Ilulissat. Once there, the hotel is not too far from the airport, and you will have to reach it by car.
Posada de Mike Rapu is a wonderful and quiet hotel positioned on Easter Island. As some of you may know, Easter Island is considered as one of the most remote holiday destinations, and so this hotel is also isolated and peaceful. When there you can go visit the beautiful Moai statues, and enjoy the picturesque sunsets that color the whole island around 8.00pm. To reach this hotel, you can leave from Santiago in Chile for a 5 hours flight to Easter Island. Posada de Mike Rapu is located 5 miles away from the airport.
The Beach House is luxury resort in the Maldives. The atoll where this hotel is built is pretty isolated from all the rest of the islands, and only 11% of the place is used for tourist purposes (hotel) as the rest is a protected natural reserve, so you can only imagine how beautiful the island is! To get there you can fly to Male and jump on a 45 minutes flight – on board of a prop-plane – to Hanimaadhoo. Once reached Hanimaadhoo it’s another 45 minutes boat ride to finally reach the resort.
Wolwedans Dunes Lodge is a stunning lodge built on the red dunes of the Namibian desert. You would want to pick this place, if you are looking for a relaxing vacation during which you can let yourself go to the silence of the desert. This beautiful place is, indeed, a real hidden gem. To get there it’s a 2 hours flight from both Johannesburg or Cape Town, to Windhoek. Once reached Windhoek you will have to be patient and go on a 6 hours drive, or a 2 hours flight with a small prop-plane.
Voyages Longitude 131° is an exclusive panoramic lodge built in the Australian desert, right in front of the world famous Ayers Rock. This hotel is absolutely wonderful, and it’s isolated from everything and everyone. It’s perfect for those of you who want to be ‘off the grid’ for a while. In order to get there you can fly to Ayers Rock Airport and jump a car provided by the lodge. Voyages Longitude 131° is six miles away from the airport.
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