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Eco-travel web site http://www.travelgood.com reports a new kind of off-grid hotel has sprung up in the wonderful town of Marfa.

El Cosmico has no rooms — only yurts, tepees and trailers.  There is a shower block,and wireless internet in the lobby.  With incredibly low start-up costs, no wonder yurts go for $60  a night.

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