Need a proper escape? Head for the jungle to get back to nature and revel in serenity at its best. Nestled in rainforests with verdant gardens, lush views and the sounds of exotic birds, these jungle hotels provide an idyllic sanctuary for those in need of a far-flung getaway.
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From the rice terraces of Bali to the calming waterside setting of the Amazon, these hotels surrounded by tropical forests were made for wildlife lovers.
For those who want the place to themselves, Bom Bom Island in Principe is a hidden gem offering seclusion, a golden sandy beach and a lush forest location. With just 19 bungalows, you won't have to share much of the space on this African isle.
Thailand is where some of the best luxury is at and home to some of the most unique jungle experiences, such as Soneva Kiri's treetop dining in a nest-like pod among the trees and overlooking the turquoise sea. At Rayavadee, the interiors are inspired by the jungle setting and guests can relax amid tropical gardens and coconut groves set against a backdrop of abundant foliage and clear waters.
At the finest resorts, you'll find infinity pools perched on hills, al-fresco culinary experiences and the best locations for spotting elusive creatures.
Be inspired by our pick of the world's best jungle retreats...