The most unusual hotels in the world

Among the hotels always have competition. Each school tries to attract its guests quality service, wide range of services or a gorgeous view from the window. But there are pensions that went the other way. The most unusual hotels in the world, although can not boast 5-star service, no shortage of visitors, because everyone is unique in their own way and built to amaze.

Propeller Island City Lodge

This 4-star hotel in Germany at a cost of half a million dollars embodied all crazy ideas of designer Lars Stroshane. The owners have positioned each room as a work of art, designed to change your consciousness. How and when you visit the Museum, here are guaranteed an incredible experience.

For all guests are issued with a clear instruction on how to use the room. 45 rooms you’ll find beds, hovering in the air; a place for sadomasochism and a prison cell; apartment, completely made of mirrors or a room in the Gothic style, where you have to spend the night in a coffin. A special experience is guaranteed for the guests in the Studio “Upside down” where all the furniture bolted to the ceiling, and the one on the bottom, you can take advantage of with the help of special devices.

HotelPalacio de Sal Hotel & Spa

In the village of Colchani, near the lake of Uyuni in Bolivia, the largest salt flat in the world built the hotel from the material at hand, which are here in abundance — salt. Deposits of this fossil so much that you can cut blocks up to 10 meters thick. Each year Uyuni is visited by 100 thousand tourists, although here and unsweetened (in the truest sense of the word).

On the construction of the hotel went over a million blocks of salt. On site can be located with all amenities in single and double rooms up to 48 people. From entertainment — a cinema, bar with games room, various types of baths and saunas, and on the street there is a field for Golf with holes, carved in salt.

Of sodium chloride is made not only simple rectangular surfaces (tables, beds, stools), but also watches, sculptures. In the room hang a special reminder to tourists not to lick anything in the room. All visitors say that it is incredibly easy to breathe because the air is just saturated with trace elements and is a healing effect, especially for patients with Allergy or asthma.

Jules Undersea Lodge

In translation — “Underwater Lodge Jules”, named after a popular science fiction writer, known for lover’s depths. It is located on the coast of Florida at a depth of 7 meters, in Mangrove lagoon, a unique reef location. And to fall on the former research station you can only through the hole in the bathyscaphe, putting on scuba gear and presenting the certificate of the diver.

Hotel in two separate rooms, equipped with everything you need and most importantly — metre box, which is full of life water depths. But if you get tired of looking out the window, you can put on scuba gear and give yourself the thrill of communicating with the rarest tropical fish. 4-star hotel is incredibly fond of the couple, because this place, like no other, perfect for privacy with your loved one.


If you’ve always wanted to get into the Palace to the Snow Queen, welcome to the Ice hotel. In the village of Jukkasjarvi in Sweden, 200 kilometres from the Arctic circle, is a hotel made from ice blocks mined in the local river Tour-river.

Now, in many countries, allowing the climate to find such places, but this is the first such hotel (established in 1991) and the most famous. Unfortunately, the lifespan of the buildings are small — from December to April. But where else are you to spend the night sleeping in reindeer skin, sipping drinks from ice glasses. Electricity beautifully illuminated transparent blocks of ice create a fantastic atmosphere. Tourists can visit the ice Church and an exhibition of ice sculptures held here every year.

Every day the hotel can accommodate hundreds of guests, but during the season them accumulates more than 12 thousand, and to book a place in advance. Interesting. every year the building of 30 thousand tons of ice is being built in a new place, with a different decoration and interiors. Outside you will find a fishing, skiing and Snowmobiling and of course, the Northern lights, as it should be in the Kingdom of the Snow Queen.

Magic Mountain Hotel

In the protected forests of Patagonia, under the shadow of the waterfall is a hotel, designed in the form of an impregnable mountain peaks, similar to the dwarves ‘ residence. You can get to it only by a hanging staircase. From the top, flows down a waterfall, nourishing green vegetation on the walls.

The idea of this hotel was the legend of the magic mountain in Chile’s forests, which fulfills the desires of her finder man. Incredible views visitors have the Windows of each of the 13 rooms named after local birds. And relax guests in huge wooden barrels, hollowed from a solid tree trunk.

Creek n Crag’s

In India, all tourists are eager to see the jungle. In Tamil Nadu you can stay up to 15 m high in bamboo bungalows on the tree. It is a fashionable trend now — hotel, combination of luxury and seclusion among nature where it is not TV, any music.

In two huge rooms present all the comfort and there is even a Jacuzzi under the open sky. The balcony overlooks the pond where you can admire came to the watering place wildlife from the local nature reserve. And your regular guests will be monkeys that visit you will be very often.


If by itself, the hotel on the tree for someone mundane, like the family home of Lindvall able to surprise the most experienced traveler. In the Swedish village of Harads on the tops of the trees built five mini-hotels.

Each is designed in a special style (UFO, Blue cone, a House of branches), but most striking is the mirrorcube. Its walls in an aluminum frame completely merge with the surrounding nature, creating an incredible optical sight.

For the protection of birds the building is covered with an infrared film, invisible to the human eye. Inside is a spacious room with double bed, terrace, bathroom and living room, in short, all the amenities needed for a good stay.

Parador de Canadas del Teide

If you are in family life have cooled the passion again and I wanted to feel like on a volcano — go to the Spanish island of Tenerife to spend the night in the crater of an extinct volcano Teide. From the highest point of the country (2 km) you will be able to observe incredible views of the surrounding area and the cone of the volcano, left over from the last eruption in the early twentieth century.

Clean air, sea of clouds underfoot and the astronomical observations of stars very close to the telescopes provided here to the guests.

Nautilus Hotel Bigelow

Very little is left until the moment when it will be possible to spend the night orbiting the Earth at an altitude of 400 kilometers, with the most incredible and fantastic views from the window. The millionaire from Las Vegas Robert Bigelow got the idea to 2016 to launch into space-based module for the International Space station the privately run hotel.

It is planned to send to Earth a multilayer elastic modules folded, and at a given point they will take the original shape. Construction is planned to be brought to the orbit by a small rocket and be powered by solar panels. In today’s crowded in space ships it will be the true mansion of 330 cubic meters.

The outer layers of the capsule with a force field will protect the room from micrometeors and space debris. The cost of the flight (from a few days to a week) will be several times cheaper than a similar stay at the state of the ISS. But future tourists will have a 3-month flight preparation.

The most unusual hotels in the world has long moved from the category of spaces, where you can spend the night in the local sights, the room in which the tourists booked for the months (and years) ahead, and then enjoy the memories of a lifetime.

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