The Whitepod located in Monthey, Switzerland is an eco-luxury hotel that features architecturally fascinating high-tech tents. The pods, separately sit on wooden platforms and are surrounded by nature at 1,400 metres above sea-level. This scenic location has unobstructed views of Lake Geneva and the surrounding mountains. Each eco pod is equipped with a pellet stove and all the comforts that you need. The eco-friendly luxury resort comprises 16 miles of marked trails, a Finnish sauna, two chalets, a restaurant, and a bar. Many of the activities at the resort can be enjoyed on site in both summer or winter.
The capsule-shaped eco pods are reminiscent of space stations with their ecological design and sustainable luxury. Every pod has a private viewing platform and bathroom, is supplied with spring water and heated with a wood chip furnace. Exclusive suites have Netflix access, hammocks and private sauna. The eco resort has a central chalet with a wellness area, bar and breakfast buffet. There is a private ski lift for guests. The Whitepod is located close-to-nature in a clearing with magnificent sweeping views. The restaurant uses local ingredients.
Some of the features of this unique accommodation include the amazing views of the valley below, on-site restaurants that serve all meals and tea, access to a vast number of summer and winter activities. The pod hotel is located in Switzerland at the foot of the Dents-du-Midi mountain range in the canton of Valais, in the village of Les Cerniers, at the beginning of the Swiss Alps. It is at a 45-minute drive from Montreux or an hour and a half drive from the Geneva airport. The hotel faces the ski resort Villars and stands above the city of Monthey. The Whitepod is 1,450 yards above sea level and offers a unique collection of pods anchored on a wooden platform. Each of the pods has a wood-burning stove and an en-suite bathroom. You can choose from the Deluxe pods, the Cosy pods or the Family pods. Each of the eco-pods has a floor-to-ceiling window the valley; there is also a small terrace at the entrance of the pod.
Whitepod manages the ski slopes which are exclusively open for all of its guests. The domain has two ski-lifts and 4 miles of red and blue slopes. There are 15.5 miles of signposted snowshoeing trails along with a sauna too. Other activities include dogsledding, paragliding, guided tour and massages that can be organized on-site. The Whitepod hotel includes a central chalet with a spa centre and a bar.
Some of the features of this eco-luxury resort include a family-friendly hot tub, living spaces with open fire and wood burner, bed and bathroom, shower with towels. Outside of the eco-pods is an outdoor garden space. Other options that are available include maid service, off road free parking, packed lunches, Airport shuttle (surcharge), private check-in/check-out, luggage storage, shared lounge/television area, and a gift shop. There are special diet menus available on request. Prices for the eco-pods are $325 per night.
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