Sustainability Leaders Collection: our favorite hotels, tours and destinations around the world. Unique experiences in unique places – by unique people.


Biosphere Hotel Bom Bom Island Resort, PrincipeBom Bom Principe

Príncipe Island | Travel south from Ghana or West from Angola you’ll find the tiny African island state of Sao Tomé & Príncipe. The smaller of the two islands which compose this country, Príncipe is an ecotourism paradise – and Bom Bom Principe a lodging experience you won’t forget.

Read our interview with hotel manager Sérgio Duarte or check reviews and rates.

Inkaterra Macchu Pichu PuebloInkaterra Macchu Pichu Pueblo

Peru | A National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World, Inkaterra Macchu Pichu Pueblo is a resort-style hotel unlike any you may have experienced. Right in the middle of lush rainforest, with hundres of orchidea, colibri and other flora and fauna to be enjoyed. The perfect base for exploring the Macchu Pichu heritage site.

Read our interview with Inkaterra founder, José Koechlin von Stein or check reviews and rates.

Inkaterra La Casona in Cusco PeruInkaterra La Casona Relais & Chateaux

Peru | A National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World, this upscale, boutique lodging in the Andean capital Cuso is an experience not to be missed. Few rooms, outstanding hospitality. Luxurious and at the same time down to earth.

Read our interview with Inkaterra founder, José Koechlin von Stein or check reviews and rates.

Mike McHugo in front of Kasbah du Toubkal in MoroccoKasbah du Toubkal

Morocco | Up in the Atlas mountains and integrated in a typical berber village, Kasbah du Toubkal is an ecolodge with a view to die for. Princes have stayed here and so should you. The food is delicious and the installations are comfortable but not fancy, allowing for an authentic experience, being hosted by locals.

Read our interview with Kasbah co-founder, Mike McHugo or check reviews and rates.

Villa Palacio, Lanzarote RetreatsPalacio Mansion & Estate

Lanzarote, Spain | Just opened in September 2019, Palacio Mansion & Estate is the latest addition to the collection of properties offered by Lanzarote Retreats, a family-run business on the Canary island of Lanzarote, with strong focus on sustainability. Palacio sleeps up to 18 persons and is the perfect accommodation for groups, families and special occasions. Only a stone’s throw away from the acclaimed Finca Arrieta eco village.

Read our interview with Lanzarote Retreats co-founder Tila Braddock (coming soon) or check reviews and rates.

Schweizerhof Lenzerheide, SwitzerlandSchweizerhof Lenzerheide

Switzerland | With a long history of catering to mostly Swiss travelers, Schweizerhof Lenzerheide celebrates local heritage and regional cuisine. Champions in offering relaxing and memorable experiences in alpine Switzerland for families and outdoor enthusiasts.

Read our interview with Schweizerhof Lenzerheide manager, Claudia Züllig or check reviews and rates.