Palika Lodge Boutique Hotel
NUMBER OF ROOMS: 7 tents, 2 rooms CLOSED ANNUALLY: Open from May 8th to mid-September, 2017
THE STORY: Already the owners of the India-obsessed Palika Bazar boutique in Léon, Marie and Patrick decided to share their passion in the form of a hotel. On a vast 20-hectare estate with a lake, a brook and a coniferous forest, they set up seven hunting tents, identical to those that were once reserved for the Maharajas. Perfect for lovers of glamping and Ayurveda (yoga classes are available), this eco-friendly haven makes the most of the tranquility and intoxicating scents of the Landes pine trees. Starting at €165 a night for couples, breakfast included. Two night minimum stay.
TOILETRIES: Organic Khadi shampoo, shower gel and body lotion, a line of body care products based on Ayurvedic medicine.
INTERNET: Wifi available in the Bergerie, one of the outbuildings dedicated to relaxation.
BREAKFAST: Included, continental formula with tea, coffee, bread, homemade jams, fruit salad, viennoiseries, cereals, eggs.
MINI-BAR: Champagne and soft drinks.
LITTLE LUXURY: Have a massage in the open air, while listening to the birds whistle.