Baikaler Eco-Hostel, Listvyanka, Russia

Baikaler Eco-Hostel, Listvyanka, Russia

Lonely Planet have revealed the winners in their ‘Eco’ category for hotels around the world. The authors at Lonely Planet know how to travel the most responsibly, so they have listed those lodgings that had taken the extra mile in order to minimize the impact they have on the environment all the while contributing to their local community.




Lapa Rios, Peninsula de Osa, Costa Rica

Bulungula Backpackers, South Africa

Chole Mjini, Chole Island, Mafia Archipelago, Tanzania

Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel, Aguas Calientes, Peru

EcoLodge Chepu Adventures, Chiloe, Chile

Maison Anglaise, Taroudant, Morocco

Earthship Rentals, Taos, New Mexico, USA

Dana Guest House, Jordan

Nuli Sapi, Papua New Guinea

Baikaler Eco-Hostel, Listvyanka, Russia


Find out more about each of the winning hotels, including author commentary at



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