The most unique hotels in the world
The coldest hotel – Ice Hotel (jukkasjärvi, Sweden)
Ice Hotel is a real hotel built from ice and located near the Arctic circle. Guests are invited to spend the night in fairly cool rooms, where the air temperature does not exceed -5 C. All rooms and halls of the hotel are completely made of snow and ice.
The hotel has a chapel where weddings and baptisms are held.The hotel is decorated with natural animal skins, but in spite of this, ice Hotel guests are recommended to spend the night in warm clothes and sleeping bags.
The hotel has a restaurant where you can drink cocktails directly from ice glasses.
The main activities offered to Ice Hotel guests are reindeer sledding, sledding, skiing and other winter activities.
The Ice Hotel is open only five months of the year, and it simply melts with the onset of heat. That is why the design of Ice Hotel is different every year.
To keep ice Hotel guests warm, the hotel has a sauna where you can take a steam bath. But still, it is not recommended to live in such a hotel for more than two or three days.
By the way, two-room rooms are not cheap-from $ 200 per day, and warm clothes and sleeping bags are already included in the price.
The most eco-friendly hotel – Daintree Eco Lodge & Spa (Queensland, Australia)
Hotel Daintree Eco Lodge & Spa
Daintree Eco Lodge & Spa is located in the oldest forest on the planet, the Daintree rainforest. Here, in the midst of tropical vegetation, there are 15 villas that fully meet the environmental standards of the world tourism organization, the International Association of ecotourism and the world Union for nature conservation.
All the electricity used in the hotel comes from sunlight. The main principles of the hotel are low energy consumption and own production of products.
It is to fulfill the last point that an organic farm has been opened on the territory of Daintree Eco Lodge & Spa to produce its own products.
This high environmental friendliness of the hotel was awarded several awards – in 2007, the Daintree Eco Lodge & Spa was recognized as the world’s leading eco Lodge.
The deepest hotel – Hilton (Maldives)
The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island Hotel
The Hilton hotel chain has created the deepest water resort located in the coastal zone of the Maldives. Conrad Maldives Rangali Island Hotel is located at a depth of eight meters. Curved acrylic was used to create this unusual hotel.
Here, at a depth of eight meters, guests can enjoy excellent dishes, spa treatments and relaxation under water.
Not so long ago, an underwater hotel in the Maldives introduced a service for newlyweds-Ithaa Undersea Ceremony. Newlyweds spend their wedding night right under the water and here, at the depth, they marry.
It is worth saying that the surrounding nature of the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island Hotel is beautiful: the hotel is located among coral reefs that are inhabited by hundreds of beautiful tropical fish.
The craziest hotel-hang nga (Dalat, Vietnam)
Hang Nga Hotel (Hang Nga)
Hang Nga hotel was designed by the daughter of the former President of Vietnam. The structure of this yet another unusual hotel does not fully comply with all building codes. The hang-nga hotel building has both a rectangular and, in places, a round shape. In some places, the building has an unusual window shape. In General, this structure resembles an unusual old tree without a crown.
Inside the hotel is no less unusual: the writhing of the room then abruptly turn off, then suddenly over. The decoration of the rooms is designed in the same crazy style – an unusual form of mirrors, like spreading drops, corridors with Windows in the walls and winding stairs, in some rooms of hang-nga there are formations like stalactites and stalagmites.
The hang-nga hotel has several buildings made in the form of a huge giraffe and spider.
In the hotel you can see a huge web hanging from the ceiling.
In General, this hotel is hardly suitable for a relaxing holiday, but for excursions it is quite suitable.
The hang-nga hotel is located in the city of Dalat, in the mountains, among the rainforest, and its unusual forms perfectly fit into the surrounding space. Despite the distance from the main resorts, hang-nga is very popular among tourists.
The tallest hotel – Jin Mao Tower (Shanghai, China)
Jin Mao Tower
Shanghai is one of the most beautiful cities in Asia. You can see its beauty from a bird’s eye view without even leaving your room, because the rooms of the hotel located in the Jin Mao Tower complex are located at an altitude of more than 300 meters. The total number of floors in the complex is 88.
The Jin Mao building, or as it is often called, “Jin Mao 88”, is considered the tallest building in Shanghai. In the world, it ranks sixth in height. The complex was opened on August 28, 1998.
The building consists of a strong octagonal frame made of concrete, eight composite columns, and eight external huge columns made of steel. The number of floors in the Jin Mao Tower complex was not chosen by chance: the Chinese believe that the number 8 brings good luck and prosperity.
The highest point of the complex is 420 meters, and at an altitude of 340 meters there is an observation deck. From the 3rd to the 50th floor is occupied by office space, above there are rooms of the highest hotel – Grand Hayatt. All Grand Hayatt apartments offer stunning views of the city.