04/22/2013 08:20 am ET Updated Jun 22, 2013

10 Hotels with Views of Stunning Natural Wonders (PHOTOS)

Nothing man-made can rival Mother Nature at her finest. For those who love the great outdoors, the most memorable vacations aren't at massive mega-resorts -- they're at hotels that bring you closer to some of the world's natural wonders. From an historic landmark hotel in Yosemite National Park to a lodge at the top of a massive waterfall to luxury tree houses nestled among California's redwoods, these 10 hotels have natural settings that are truly jaw-dropping.

-- Kelsey Blodget,