Go get a hotel today/Before the idea slips away–The Fall, “Get a Hotel” (1988)
See 12 unique hotels
Like trying new things? Tired of the standard accommodations when you travel? Check out these unique hotels.
Poseidon Undersea Resort, Fiji
This resort is ensconced in a 5,000-acre lagoon. It’s 70 percent glass so it’s like sleeping in an aquarium. $30,000 covers two nights underwater, four nights on land and a plane flight for two to the location.
Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort, Finland
This nature resort features log cabins and various igloos with saunas and fireplaces. There are two restaurants, a glass igloo bar, and smoke saunas. There are no televisions.
Giraffe Manor, Kenya
Giraffe Manor and the Giraffe Center is home to endangered Rothschild giraffes who freely roam the property. Built in 1932, it resembles a Scottish hunting lodge.
Montana Magica Lodge, Chile
Situated in Huilo-Huilo Biological Reserve in the rainforest, this volcano-shaped, TV-free, ecolodge features furniture made from tree trunks and a cafe with floor-to-ceiling windows.
Skylodge Capsules, Peru
The capsules are transparent capsules that hang from the top of a mountain in the Sacred Valley. With are only three pods available, the máximum nightly capacity is 12 people.
Attrap Reves Hotel, France
This is a pine tree-ensconced seasonal lodge with bubble-shaped capsules. They are transparent and have futon-style beds and private access, private bathrooms and outdoor seating areas.
Hotel Villa Honegg, Switzerland
Built in 1905, rooms here feature mountain or lake-view balconies. There is also a fireplace lounge, a restaurant, fitness room, indoor and outdoor pools, and a spa.
Cavo Tago Mykonos, Greece
Rooms in this hotel, carved into the rock that overlooks the Aegean Sea, feature marble bathrooms with Jacuzzis. There’s also a sea-view restaurant, a bar by an infinity pool, a spa and gym.
Kempinski Soma Bay, Egypt
Located in a converted Moorish fortress that overlooks Soma Bay, this resort includes rooms that feature views of the lagoon or sea. There are restaurants, bars, two different pools, and a private beach.
Atlantis, The Palm, United Arab Emirates
This five-star hotel is situated on Palm Jumeirah island. Rooms include views of the Arabian Gulf, flat-screens, free Wi-Fi, and minibars. There are restaurants, a spa, a gym, a nightclub and water park.
Four Seasons Shanghai, China
Situated amidst skyscrapers, this hotel’s rooms include free Wi-Fi, mini iPads, and iPod docks. There are restaurants, a spa, an indoor pool, and a free shuttle.
Marina Sands, Singapore
This hotel includes floor-to-ceiling windows for memorable views, bars, restaurants, a gym and a rooftop infinity pool. The rooms come with such amenities as free Wi-Fi, flat-screens, and minibars.