17 gorgeous tree houses
You don’t have to be a child to appreciate the wooded beauty of these forested homes.
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The builders forgot the rope ladder, but otherwise it’s a flawless design.
A 92-square-foot tree house with a 100-square-foot terrace in the backyard of a house in Münster, Germany. More info here.
The Teahouse Tetsu in Yamanashi, Japan was designed by architect Terunobu Fujimori.
At three stories, Revelstoke’s Enchanted Forest tree house is the tallest of its kind in British Columbia.
Bonus points for the spiral staircase and rooftop patio.
A loft-style cabin on stilts.
Photos: Pacific Environments Architects
This restaurant tree house is situated 33 feet up a redwood tree in a forest north of Auckland, New Zealand. It was built as part of a marketing stunt for Yellow Pages. “The advertising campaign set out to surprise people and help them see Yellow in a different light,” the designers explainon their website.
Photos: TreeHouse Point
Designed and built by Pete Nelson, the above is one of 11 unique tree houses that make up TreeHouse Point, a vacation getaway 22 miles outside Seattle.
This is not so much a tree house as it is a regular house built around a tree. A design concept we’ve seen and applauded before.
“The HemLoft is a self-funded secret creation that I built on crown land in Whistler, Canada,” the builder explains on his website. Of course, because the structure is on government-owned land, its fate is up in the air.
Designed by Lukasz Kos, 4Treehouse is constructed around four trees near Lake Muskoka in Ontario. “At night the tree house takes on a cocoon like quality when the lit skin transforms the surface into a lantern suspended from the forest,” the project website explains.
Built in and around a Sangrillo tree in Costa Rica, this tree house hotel is located on a 10-acre oceanfront property on the famous Punta Uva beach.
Photos: Modenus, Green Line Architects
Colorado’s Crystal River Tree House was designed and built by Green Line Architects’ resident tree house expert David Rasmussen.
According to the Reddit community, this foliage-capped tree house is located in India.
Photo: Kent Cottage Holiday
A look at the Tree House Hideaway at Kent Cottage Holiday in the UK. Nightly rates start from $260 USD.
A set of three tree houses connected by a rope bridge in Atlanta, Georgia. The romantic fort is available for on Airbnb for $319 a night.
A home design your inner child and outward adult can agree on.