5 unusual nature breaks in Eastern France

In the treetops, in a wooden cocoon, on a cliff edge or surrounded by wolves: how about giving free rein to your childhood dreams for a night? Take a look at these five unique places to stay in Eastern France, from the Vosges to Alsace, Lorraine, the Ardennes and Champagne.

The Fjell Hytte at Hotel 48° North

A Scandinavian atmosphere in the Vosges mountains. With their bold and surprising architecture, the Hotel 48° Nord (External link) 's huts honour the motto 'Small is beautiful'. Designed with a responsible, eco-friendly approach, these wooden cabins welcome you for a stay combining nature and well-being. At the top of the hill, the Fjell Hyttes offer a remarkable view of the surrounding natural landscape. We recommend soaking up the view from your Nordic bath or private jacuzzi.

The Airstream at the Hôtel des Berges

At the heart of Alsace, experience an unusual five-star stay at the Hôtel des Berges (External link) . Located in the hotel's garden near the Spa des Saules, this authentic American caravan makes a really quirky base. The calm of the surrounding gardens promise relaxation and well-being. To make your stay even more special, dine at the Auberge de l'Ill under chef Marc Haeberlin, which has two Michelin stars.

Yellowstone Lodge at the Sainte-Croix Animal Park

Fancing sleeping in black wolf territory? You can at the Sainte-Croix Animal Park in Lorraine. While curled up in an armchair or soaking in the jacuzzi at Yellowstone Lodge (External link) , you can watch the pack roaming peacefully opposite and transport yourself to the American wilderness. At nightfall, you'll be lulled by their howling. A fascinating nature stay, close to the animals.

Lalegende Cabin at Cabane et Vallée

Who hasn't dreamed of spending the night in a wooden cabin? Get back to childhood simplicity at the heart of the forest in the Ardennes Regional Nature Park. With its breathtaking view over the Semoy valley, the Lalégende Cabin at Cabane et Vallée (External link) welcomes you for a stay combining adventure, comfort and respect for the environment. An ideal getaway for all nature lovers.

The Bulle des Vignes at Champagne Grémillet

Thanks to its transparent structure, the 'Bubble of the Vines (External link) ' offers fantastic 360° views. By day and by night, you can enjoy the idyllic setting of one of the most beautiful vineyards in Champagne, owned by the Grémillet family. At nightfall, the Milky Way smiles down on you - it's magical. A unique, romantic stay in a preserved environment that you'll never forget.