Who eats meat pollutes the climate – and When it smells of steaks and burgers, that's not for everyone. Luckily, there are more and more great veggie hotels. Here you can smell flowers, sea or both.
A very charming veggie-hotel is the B & B “Mas la Jaïna” on a small Provencal organic farm with donkeys, llamas and chickens. They are not eaten, of course, only the vegetables and fruits from the garden. Equipped with spa, sauna, gym, indoor and outdoor pool, the hotel offers many relaxation options. And is a good base for excursions: The Mas la Jaïna is located in a green valley between Bargemon, Claviers and Callas, the most beautiful mountain villages of Provence. The whole house was decorated with accessories from third world projects – a part of the income goes back to the projects (5 rooms from 88 Euro incl. Breakfast).
The “Villa Vegana” lies at the feet of the Tramuntana mountains. From the villa on the hillside and the infinity pool, guests have a great view of the mountains, the island and the bay of Palma de Mallorca. Each room has a large terrace.
Especially for hikers and cyclists, the “Villa Vegana” in the northeast of Majorca is a good starting point. Just five minutes away is the village of Esporles with its beautiful cafes and shops. If you like, you can learn to cook vegan in the villa – or make yourself comfortable at the pool with an island view (4 rooms from .
When life gets too fast and too much in your head, it's time to retire. An ideal retreat is the “Kaliyoga Retreat” at the foot of the Sierra Nevada in southern Spain. Here you can do yoga, meditate, walk, swim and ride. The delicious vegetarian Kaliyoga cuisine is delicious, healthy and gives new energy () rooms, prices on request).
The Southern Italian estate “Agricola Samadhi” from the early 20. Century is located in a park. The wind rushes through the trees, the birds chirp and the crickets chirp.
You can relax by the pool, with the yoga, with an Ayurveda treatment or a Thai massage, in a hammock listen to the wind or go on a journey of discovery through the Salento: hiking, trekking, cycling, horseback riding or sailing.
The “Samadhi Café & Restaurant” is under the direction of two experts from the Raw Food movement. All dishes are produced almost exclusively from their own production or from local organic products ((*) Room from 57
In the Weissenseerhof the vegetarian or vegan cuisine is even crowned. “You eat with your eyes and enjoy with all your senses,” emphasizes chef David Regenfelder, who cooks as much as possible with regional products and picks the herbs fresh in the hotel garden. The spa, located directly on and on the Weißensee, is also the finest (double / HB from 118) ) The “Almodóvar Hotel” is Berlin's first organic vegetarian hotel. The rooms are furnished with natural materials, while the Bistro Bardot serves dishes from the vegetarian organic kitchen. The design hotel has a rooftop spa and all rooms have a yoga mat. The hotel is located in Friedrichshain, with the tram it is the Alexanderplatz 34 minutes (() Euro).
The Parkhotel Prinz Myshkin, Munich's first vegetarian hotel, is a newly renovated boutique hotel near the Nymphenburg Palace. The rooms are located in a charming house from the thirties in a quiet location, many have sunny balconies. The restaurant “Garden” spoils you vegetarian and vegan from 79 Euro).
The “Manor House Stellshagen” is located in the northwest of Mecklenburg near the Baltic Sea. The old mansion is the heart of the hotel, which has been extended over the years by several outbuildings. In the restaurant, a vegetarian buffet in organic quality is served for all three meals – sometimes Mecklenburgian, sometimes Italian, sometimes Indian. The vegetables and herbs come from our own organic production, pastries and bread from our own bakery. Health is dedicated to a team of alternative practitioners, masseurs and beauticians. There is a sauna house at the natural pool, yoga, meditation and mini-seminars are offered daily ( Rooms from It is said to be the most popular B & B in Puerto Rico. No wonder: lovingly decorated rooms, yoga and meditation classes, paddleboarding lessons, rental bikes and a legendary vegetarian or vegan three-course brunch, which will go until (*. “Every detail in this hotel promises to be relaxing,” promises the New York Magazine (rooms from 57). ) The “Auberge de Bouyssour” is surrounded by green hills and forests in the southwest of France. This is a great place to relax: Behind the house, the garden on the forest invites you to relax, the courtyard is a green oasis. The two large guest rooms have neither internet nor TV connection. It is cooked purely vegan with seasonal and regional products. The kitchen specializes in old wild herbs and medicinal plants (2 rooms from (*. The Green Peace Inn on Sri Lanka's South Coast is more than just a hotel: it is designed to be a home away from home for yoga, surfing, enjoyment and creativity. Therefore, the minimum stay is six days. But they certainly go by way too fast: there are only five rooms, and all have sea views from the bed (double / half board incl. Yoga) 79 Euro)!
The E Hotel in the Indian metropolis of Chennai is more urban. It is located in the Express Avenue Mall shopping center in the business district of Chennai. In the vegetarian restaurant “Entrée” food from all over the world is served, in the “Elixir” -Lounge's veggie finger food is a drink (() Room from for a very special weekend for two: just a few steps from Piazza Navona stands the 5-star Hotel Raphaël. Highlight of the magnificent house with the ivy-covered facade is the roof terrace, where you can enjoy vegetarian and vegan organic specialties with a view over the rooftops of the city (50 Room from 140 Euro).
The Victorian Villa “Baytree House” is a vegan Bed & Breakfast, breakfast is made from organic ingredients. Baytree House is located Hastings and the coast, the connection to nearby London is also good. The house is right on the Alexandra Park, also the “Café in The Park” is set to vegans and vegetarians. “Baytree House” offers yoga classes, belly dancing, Reiki and Shiatsu (9 rooms from .
“Mani Sonnenlink” is a small feng shui resort with apartments, bungalows, meditation rooms and large terraces. It is the only organic hotel in Greece and is located on Mani, the middle finger of the Peloponnese . The area is known as the “Tuscany of Greece.”
If you are on holiday in the boutique hotel on the mountainside, enjoy sea views everywhere. The garden with feng shui fountain and mandala pavilion offers many resting places, the mountains in the back provide a feeling of security. Massages and meditation are offered, as well as daily yoga during the summer.
On old donkeys you can go hiking, some of the most beautiful beaches in Greece are nearby as well as beautiful villages and ancient sites (6 rooms from () Euro).
The “Country House Montali “is located in an olive grove, surrounded by evergreen forests. There are trails through the hills and down to the Trasimeno sea. Perugia, the capital of Umbria, is about 34 miles away. The main attraction of the house is the award-winning gourmet vegetarian cuisine. The newspaper “De Standaard” speaks of the “best vegetarian restaurant in the world” (9 rooms from 120 Euro incl. Breakfast).
At dawn graze in the fields, in the evening the wild boars grunt: “Il Poderaccio”, an organic farm from the 20. It is located in the mountains between Chianti and Valdarno Superiore, half an hour from Florence.
In the farm you can bake your own bread in the wood-burning oven. You can go for a walk in the mountains, pick vegetables in the garden or relax under the mulberry tree. Upon request, a vegetarian breakfast basket will be delivered in the morning.
All the major cities of Tuscany (Florence, Greve in Chianti, Arezzo, Siena, San Gimignano, Lucca, Pisa) can be reached on a day trip (3 rooms from () Euro).
Wllka T 'ika is a luxurious garden retreat in Peru's Sacred Valley between Cusco and Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu). The property was built in harmony with its natural surroundings by the owner, along with local people who still work there today. Most of the ingredients of the vegetarian gourmet kitchen grow in the surrounding gardens, which can also be used for yoga and meditation (double room from 76) )
Yoga and Meditation Studios
Willka T'ika has two halls for yoga and meditation. The studios are flooded by sunlight and can accommodate up to O
The surrounding mountains offer great opportunities for hiking, horse riding, river rafting, cultural activities and much more , Numerous Inca spiritual sites are located around Willka T'ika, making it a perfect base from which to visit the Sacred Valley.
“The Farm at San Benito” is a holistic center Healing and wellness. The 5-star hotel is located (. In the vegan restaurant “Alive!” – one of the first of its kind in Asia – uses only organic vegetables, herbs and plants from their own garden or fresh produce from the market. The Farm's “Healing Retreats” are dedicated to health with a focus on organic weight loss and stress reduction. The Farm has already won international awards (*) “Senses Wellness Award” for the “Best Medical Wellness Resort in the World” ( Room from 140 Euro with breakfast).
The “Stanford Inn by the Sea”, the only purely vegan Resort of the USA, offers a wonderful view over the Pacific. All rooms have a fireplace and a tea kitchen. The vegan, gourmet organic breakfast is made according to the individual wishes of the guests. In the evening there's Seepalmen Strudel or chocolate cake. Even the guests' dogs eat vegan – for example sweet potato treats. In the “Mendocino Center for Living Well” you can book yoga or gardening and nutrition courses () Rooms from 200 Euro with breakfast).
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The most beautiful veggie hotels in the world , If the vegetarian order their salad without the turkey breast strips, the waiter will gladly forget the request on the way to the kitchen.
All the more beautiful, that more and more hotels open for vegetarians: so-called veggie-hotels, whose kitchens get along completely without meat , which also protect the climate. Some of them also offer a purely vegan cuisine. The website www.veggie-hotels.de gathers beautiful vegetarian hotels around the globe. We introduce the most beautiful – from Berlin to India.