Hotels in the world very much, some of them attract customers “mnogovektornosti”, luxury and level of service, others have a quaintness and extravagance, and still others combine both. What are the most unusual hotels in the world?
The Sala Silvermine (Sala, Sweden) is located at a depth of 155 metres in a former silver mine. The hotel room is only one, but there is also a Banquet hall for 60 people. The hotel is not empty, and wishing to stay there must book in advance.
Besides underground, there are underwater hotels. One of them was on archipelago Key Largo (Florida, USA), popular among American divers. The hotel is converted from a mobile undersea laboratory and shipped at 9-meter depth. Thanks to the large portholes, guests have the opportunity to admire the beauty of the underwater world.
Another is Poseidon Undersea Resort in Fiji, comprising of 73 rooms, of which are located at a depth of 15 meters under water, including a gorgeous Nautilus area of 300 sqm with glass walls. Continue reading
The shooting of the episodes from the latest released films about James bond “007: Coordinates “Skyfall” was held in Japan, Turkey, Shanghai and Scotland, but most of them – in the British capital. In London five-star Four Seasons hotel London at Canary Wharf with a 20-metre pool enclosed terrace upstairs. This is a great place to gather my thoughts, admire the sunset by the Thames, as did regular practicing resurrection 007.
The world of high fashion is unthinkable without expensive decorations, which, as a rule, are the interiors of the hotels. Editors and reviewers of magazines are living literally “on suitcases”, trying to get from one of the world fashion Week to another. It is not surprising therefore that the film “the Devil wears Prada”, despite the overall comedic tone of the picture, is a real ENCYCLOPAEDIA of hotels in which to stay the owners refined taste. The characters can be observed in the interiors of new York at St. Regis . as well as the Paris Hotel Scribe Paris managed by Sofitel Plaza Athénée . Continue reading
American Corporation Hilton made a deal with a major Chinese insurance company Anbang Insurance Group, selling her one of the legendary buildings in new York — The Waldorf Astoria New York, a Grand hotel on Park Avenue. The building is made in Art Deco style and occupies an entire city block.
For the pearl new York architecture and history of the Chinese buyers paid nearly $ 2 billion, to be exact 1.95 billion Is the largest deal done in the U.S. on sales of the industry. It also has an unusual detail: the insurance company allows corporations Hilton to manage the property for the next 100 years.
In the coming years the hotel will be reconstructed, called “return to glory”, says the official statement of the representatives of the company Hilton.
The most luxurious part of the hotel — high-rise towers, where are the “presidential suites” ranging in size from 150 to 190 square meters. Continue reading