Not for the claustrophobic: Sydney to get its first Japanese-style capsule hotel
If you find yourself out late and a little worse for wear in downtown Sydney, you may soon have a unique place to rest your head.
Sydney is set to get its first capsule hotel, Broadsheet reported. A Japanese invention that has been a longtime subject of curiosity to foreigners, the capsule hotel typically features row upon row of rectangular fibreglass “rooms.” Now Sydneysiders will also be able to discover what it’s like to sleep in a box.
Set to open in a site on George Street in mid-November, the space is the work of interior design firm, Giant Design. A capsule will reportedly cost around A$35 and A$50, depending on size. Read more…