There are many interesting and unique hotels, designers and owners strive to do everything possible to attract and amaze guests . Among the most unusual hotels are themed hotels designed, for example, in the style of the prison or the ice city for those looking for a real extreme.
I would like to talk about several amazing hotels from around the world which open their doors to all who wish to visit unusual places.
Most unusual hotels
The Faktum hotel – feel like a bum
In Sweden, for to feel homeless, you have to pay money. However, only if you are a guest at an unusual hotel Factum . located in Gothenburg. This hotel has no rooms, but instead you are offered a place somewhere under the open sky . you are sure to really feel like a bum. Continue reading
Radiance. 3 hotel haunted, scared of NBA players
Recently some players “San Antonio” had to meet something not quite normal. To be precise – paranormal. According to the Texans, they faced the Ghost. This is not the first time the inhabitants of the underworld prevented NBA players on the road. Let’s play “Ghostbusters” and recall all the swarming ghosts of US hotels, which are settled by the players during away games.
Claremont Resort, Berkeley, Oakland, CA
The frightened victim . Tim Duncan, Jeff Ayres
The degree of fright . “The shining”
Resort hotel “the Claremont” situated near the Bay of San Francisco, celebrates 100 years next year. And how many people of such advanced age, the hotel complex started to kink in his old age. Continue reading
Especially for those who are tired of the international network of hotels class “luxury”, Shine is a selection of the most unusual hotels in the world.
Sandboarding enthusiasts will enjoy the hotel-an oasis in the desert of RUB al Khali, which is two hours away by car from the capital of UAE – Abu Dhabi. Do not worry in advance: pool, SPA, restaurants and other blessings of civilization are the place to be even in a lifeless desert.
Liwa Oasis, UAE
2. The hotel with its own vineyard
What could be better than to combine relaxation with wine tasting?
Castello Banfi — Il Borgo, the Poggio alle Mura, Montalcino, Italy
3. Hidden in the mountains and greenery
Ideal for those who want to be alone and hide from the eyes of others. Continue reading
From 19 to 22 November in the Venice Giorgio Cini Foundation hosted the annual Congress of members of the Association The Leading Hotels of The World, uniting more than 450 luxury hotels worldwide. In addition to discussions of current issues in the hospitality industry, during the Congress was the presentation of awards to the best representatives of LHW.
Award Commitment to Excellence Awards traditionally awarded to those hotels whose concept of service is beyond the scope of the standard. Taken into account and a positive effect on their environmental, social and cultural activities. This year the winners were The Gleneagles Hotel (Perthshire, Scotland), Taj West End (Bangalore, India), Hotel Okura (Tokyo, Japan).
The winners of the prize Commitment to Quality Awards have become hotels of different regions of the world, recognized for high quality service. Continue reading
A five-star resort hotel under the brand JW Marriott has opened in the Venice lagoon at the end of June. JW MARRIOTT Venice Resort&Spa is unique in that it is located on its own island, from which Venice can be reached either on boats-shuttles, or water taxis. The hotel offers guests a wonderful mix of tranquility in a peaceful green island surrounded by tastefully restored buildings of the XIX-XX century, with excursions in the beautiful bustling city that attracts millions of tourists from around the world.
Isola delle Rose or island of Roses – a small island in the Venetian lagoon, a few kilometers from Venice, artificially created in the mid-nineteenth century. At first it was used as a warehouse, in the beginning of XX century here was built the hospital. Before the first world war it was transformed into a tuberculosis sanatorium, which in different variations and intermittently worked until the early 80-ies of XX century. In the first half of the 2000s and the island has bought the international financial services company, decided to build a hotel. Continue reading