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The Seedpod

The Seedpod by Nomadic Resorts: A Paradigm of Sustainable Luxury

Introduction to The Seedpod

The Seedpod, crafted by Nomadic Resorts, is an innovative accommodation solution inspired by the cacao seed, representing rebirth and fertility. This unique design embodies the concept of biophilic design, blending seamlessly with the natural environment to offer a distinctive guest experience.

Sustainable Design and Construction

Constructed with a robust steel frame and coated with long-lasting, eco-friendly materials, the Seedpod is engineered to withstand diverse environmental conditions, making it suitable for various landscapes. The design prioritizes sustainability, utilizing recyclable fabrics and bamboo flooring, which are not only eco-friendly but also add to the aesthetic and functional quality of the pod.

Versatility and Configurations

The Seedpod is highly versatile, designed to adapt to different settings and purposes within eco-resorts. It offers several configurations, including a suspended version that can hover above the ground, or a version supported by a tripod frame. This adaptability makes the Seedpod ideal for multiple uses, such as luxury dining spaces, serene bedrooms, or imaginative treehouses.

Thermal Efficiency and Material Use

One of the Seedpod’s notable features is its excellent thermal performance, achieved through high-quality glazing and thoughtful material choice. The pod is fitted with insulating materials that are locally sourced, reducing the carbon footprint associated with transportation and supporting local economies.

Commitment to Eco-Friendly Practices

Nomadic Resorts demonstrates a profound commitment to environmental stewardship through the design and implementation of the Seedpod. Every aspect, from construction to installation, is considered through the lens of sustainability. This approach ensures minimal impact on the natural setting and promotes a sustainable lifestyle.

Educational and Cultural Impact

Beyond its functional and environmental benefits, the Seedpod serves as an educational tool, demonstrating the possibilities of sustainable architecture to guests and local communities. It stands as a testament to the integration of cultural values and innovative design, educating visitors about the importance of ecological responsibility while offering them a luxurious experience.

Conclusion: A New Standard in Eco-Resort Architecture

The Seedpod by Nomadic Resorts sets a new standard in the integration of luxury and sustainability. It exemplifies how resort accommodations can enhance guest experiences and environmental health simultaneously. As eco-tourism continues to grow, the Seedpod represents a scalable model for future developments, promising a blend of luxury, innovation, and sustainability.

The Seedpod

The Seedpod, our third product, was designed to provide an immersive biophilic experience with the lowest possible physical footprint on the landscape, allowing guests to connect with their natural environment.

The design is inspired by a Theobroma cacao (Cacao tree) seed, a symbol for rebirth and fertility in Aztec and Mayan culture.
The seemingly ethereal pod is like a real seed, remarkably strong, thanks to its inherently aerodynamic form. The polyvalent structure can be used as a dining experience, floating bedroom, or children’s treehouse.

Internal Area
3.5 m2 / 37 sqft.
Internal Height
3.00m / 9'-10"
2.10m / 6'-10"
2.10m / 6'-10"
Roof Height from Ground
4.30m / 6'-10
Depending on site conditions.
Steel frame, hot dip galvanized and colour coated.


The best materials have been selected to ensure the structure’s longevity and resistance against the environmental conditions, such as strong windloads. Our standard products are designed to meet European building codes – which correlates to 140 km/h wind speeds. However we can engineer products to specific conditions.

Our pods use recyclable fabrics, bamboo flooring and high quality glazing. But more importantly they have significantly better thermal performance than any of our competitors and the durability of the products is best in class so in in terms of life cycle analysis we lead the field.

Internal configuration