Our everyday habits are changing more and more because of increasing ecological awareness. More often, while choosing a holiday destination, we look for places which care about their surroundings and the environment is now a priority. So with that in mind, we recommend facilities where close contact with nature play a key role. Each of the options we look at offer something more – its unique atmosphere which makes it special.
Quintessence of relaxation at Lake Narie
Narie Resort & SPA is a facility located in Wilnowo near Morąg which has a great atmosphere and offers real comfort. It was designed to combine harmony with Masurian nature and offers a comfortable stay in unobtrusive but elegant interiors.
Cosy rooms, luxurious apartments, minimalistic interiors, comfortable furnishing and soothing atmosphere await guests in the hotel. In summer you can stay in Masurian House – a beautiful villa which accommodates six people. This is alongside -Darlecka Residence -an oasis of peace and quiet with a private SPA with sauna, eating facilities under a thatched roof beside a rustic orchard.
If you like active recreation, there are two tennis courts, an impressive indoor pool, mountain bikes and a stud farm where instructors teach all levels from beginners to more advanced riders. You can also do water sports such as: kayaking and sailing, work out in a fitness zone or play basketball.
If you value peace and quiet above all, you will find your piece of Heaven in Narie Resort & SPA. Picturesque lavender fields, a cinema, viewing points and a private beach located in the ‘quiet zone’ at Lake Narie with a boathouse, a bar and a chill out area, is at your disposal.
In Narie Resort& SPA the word ‘relaxation’ has real meaning. The lake situated in’ a quiet zone’ creates ideal conditions to escape from the hustle and bustle of city life and here you can immerse yourself in the sounds of nature. Harmony, tranquility and discrete staff are all here to make your trip unforgettable.
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Stare Jabłonki in an ecological way
Hotel Anders **** in Stare Jabłonki is celebrating its 25 anniversary and rooms and conference facilities are undergoing a metamorphosis. Most parts of the building will have been rebuilt and ready for use in two years time.
A luxurious 100 metre apartment with space for business meetings, rooms with great views and modern decor in natural colours is a novelty which is user and environmentally friendly and designed to make you enjoy this unique location.
Dżus GK Architects’ Office in Olsztyn which is famous for combining modernity with regional motifs is the designer of the project. Natural materials, light colours, grey ceramics are some of the elements being included in the new interior design of the hotel.
Hotel Anders promotes awareness and responsibility for the surroundings in which it functions and environmental awareness is not only demonstrated by using ecological materials during the rebuilding and renovation work. Attractions and activities promoting eco-friendly attitudes are organized too. During ‘Green’ business conferences -companies that organise meetings in Hotel Anders are invited to participate in ecological integration activities such as: tree planting, making toys for children for the kindergarten in Stary Juchy, participating in birdhouse building workshops, tidying up the forest, active relaxation among greenery, bike races, beach volleyball tournaments, kayak trips etc. So if you value relaxation and\or activities close to nature, you should visit Hotel Anders in Stare Jabłonki.
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Relaxation on the peninsula
Resort Camping Tumiany situated in the heart of Warmia at Lake Pisz and Lake Tumiany is a good starting point to discover regional attractions. It is located close to the Basilica in Święta Lipka, Hitler’s hideaway the Wolf’Lair, Boyen Fortress and the Pyramid in Rapa to name a few. At the same time this area is relatively undiscovered and you can enjoy real peace and quiet. If you like walks along lake shores, evening by the campfire and memorable sunsets you must visit Camping Tumiany.
The resort is situated on the main kayak route of the Dadaj, the Pisa and the Łyna rivers. The location is really picturesque -two lakes surrounding the facility and a forest spreading out around you are advantages that are appreciated by tourists who long for relaxation far from the hustle and bustle of city life. The facility offers comfortable apartments, houses, and a campsite and caravan park. It has all been all designed and made to blend harmonious surrounding with nature.
You will also have a chance to try delicious regional cuisine such as fresh fish, home-baked bread and numerous attractions that will let you spend time in an active and interesting way. There is water equipment rental facilities where you can hire kayaks and boats. There is also a tennis court, beach volleyball, tourist bikes, playgrounds and a beautiful sandy shore.
A popular campsite worth paying attention too that has been highly praised by the Polish Federation of Camping and Caravaning on many occasions over the years.
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Vital marina in Giże property
Giże property located in Giże village near Olecko is part of the Garbate Masuria region. It covers an area of more than 20 ha and holds an Organic Household Certificate. The land is used for cultivating crops, vegetables, fruit trees and hazelnuts. Two lakes connected by bridge is a big attraction. Here you can swim, sail a boat or kayak, go fishing and admire the marvelous reedy shore lines . It is a good place for relaxation, recreation, creative work and a healthy life style. In the complex there are two buildings where you can find cosy rooms and apartments for the guests’ use. A sitting room, presidential room and oak-adorned hunting- room are ideal for conferences, official meetings and spending winter time breaks. Children will feel like in Heaven too, here is a big playground and recreational equipment. There is also a fully-equipped summer school, ping pong tables, table football, outdoor chess, gym, volleyball and badminton pitch, trike bikes, pedal go-karts and two big trampolines. A Sauna located at the lake shore is a popular attraction in winter worth visiting. Delicious cuisine based on regional dishes is an asset of Giże property.
So these magical places are worth visiting to experience peace and quiet, beauty of untouched nature, local hospitality and an opportunity to discover one of the most beautiful lands in Poland- Masuria.
fot. arch. Majątek Giże