Where to stay for the night, or Exotic hotels as a separate art form
Hotels are an integral part of travel, but we do not attach much importance to them. Well, why? They are expensive, and people go to another country to walk, evaluate architecture. But creative people are everywhere, so architects from different parts of the world showed their vision of the hotel. And this is not just a room, but a work of art. So, the hotels shown below will surprise you and make you reconsider your opinion about standard accommodation for travelers.
1. Attrap’reves MontagnacThe first hotel for nature lovers. In the forest in the South of France in Montignac-Montpezat are “tents”. More specifically, the transparent sphere. The advantage of the hotel is that you can enjoy nature with all the amenities. Insects, dampness, an uncomfortable sleeping bag, all these problems are in the past. Now it’s just you and nature. After all, what could be better than to lie under a huge transparent dome on a soft bed and enjoy the beautiful sky and the sounds of nature.
2. Montana Magica Lodge
Next, we will plunge into the fantastic world. At the Huilo-Huilo bioscientific center in Chile, you can live in the heart of nature. The shape of the structure resembles a volcano, but instead of magma, streams of water flow down the outer walls. Between the rocks and grass, you can see wooden Windows that overlook the nature reserve. The entrance to the hotel is located on a suspended staircase on the top floor.
Sweden. Cold. Ice. But what if you are offered to live in the snow? Agree without hesitation, because Icehotel in jukkasjärvi is a real work of art. The walls, bed and interior are completely made of ice, and you will sleep in a special thermos bag. But the uniqueness of the hotel is not even in its design and material, but in the exclusivity of the views. Every year, dozens of designers come to Sweden to create their own unique room. The hotel is rebuilt every season in a new way. Thanks to this, you will admire the “ice” design, which no one else will see.
4. Woodlyn Park
“The Lord of the rings” and “the Hobbit”are movies with millions of fans. The main character belongs to the hobbit race. These little people have their own way of life and customs. They also live in houses that are located in the ground. The Northern Islands of New Zealand will provide an opportunity for everyone to feel like a resident of a fantastic world. These rooms are equipped with all necessary amenities. Many of these buildings were shown in films. In one of them went Bilbo Beggins, Frodo and Gandalf themselves. In addition, you can live in a train car in 1918 and inside a combat aircraft-a participant in the Vietnam war, in a patrol boat from world war II
5. Hotel De Vrouwe van Stavoren
In the Netherlands, a hotel was created for true connoisseurs of wine. All rooms are four wine barrels with a volume of 14500 liters each. Inside there are regular beds. But the charm of the house, which is noted by visitors, consists in the subtle notes of wine aroma. Thanks to this, you will always have a high mood, but it is better not to drive after a rest in this room.
6. Green Plaza Shinjuku Capsule Hotel
There are many fantastic films about space. In many cases, astronauts sleep in capsules as they travel millions of light-years away. If you want to experience everything for yourself, then your choice is a capsule hotel. But it is more like a hostel of increased comfort. Each capsule has a light, sockets, mattress and curtain so that no one can see you and you can comfortably go about your business.
7. Montana Magica Lodge
In Vietnam, there is a guest house called “Madhouse”. This name he received for a fancy design. The house resembles a huge tree. There are no corners inside and outside of this building. All the walls, steps, and Windows are rounded. This architectural move adds to the house’s intangible magic. The creators of this masterpiece were inspired by Alice in Wonderland, the vision of the great architect Gaudi and Russian folk tales. A big plus is that you don’t have to be a hotel guest. During the day, tourists are taken to this house, which you can easily join.
8. Cuevas Pedro Antonio de Alarcon
Cuevas Pedro Antonio de Alarcon-hotel in Spain. It will help you plunge into the depths of history. Imagine the fifteenth century, the Moors on the run. The Spaniards are after them. But these people found refuge in caves. And this hotel gives you the opportunity not just to visit these caves, but also to live in them. But unlike the XV century, the rooms have all the amenities.
All these hotels are unique in their kind. They not only have a beautiful interior, but also provide a lot of impressions. Each building is unique and has its own special and magical charm that every traveler wants to experience. These hotels give you emotions, new sensations and world perception. Isn’t that why people travel?