The Sense of Sitting in an Old Airplane Dormitory, Cockpit Becomes a Custom Room
Sleep a airplane common trips. But, if you can sit on a real plane while sleeping on a soft mattress?
To experience this experience, an accommodation company in Sweden called Jumbo Stay, offers hostels on purpose. Place accommodation This special place is located in the capital of Sweden, Stockholm.
Jumbo Stay’s website says that this airport hotel is right next to Arlanda Airport, Stockholm. The airplanes used in this accommodation are also original.
This is so that guests can enjoy sitting on a real airplane, even though they can’t fly. However, the stability of the dormitory has been confirmed.
The owner of Jumbo Stay, Oscar Dios, is the one who came up with this idea when he found out that a used plane was being sold at Arlanda Airport. From the beginning he intended to expand his accommodation business, including owning an accommodation near Arlanda.
Jumbo Stay, a hostel from used airplanes in Sweden (Photo: Jumbo Stay hostel)
The non-operating aircraft used for Jumbo Stay hostels is a 747-200 jumbo jet model. The ship itself was built in 1976, before being converted into a special accommodation.
In 2008, the authorities of Arlanda Airport gave permission accommodation The plane is in the parking lot. Now, Jumbo Stay has become the symbol of Arlanda Airport, thus attracting visitors to stay.
The reason why Hostel Jumbo Stay is full of guests is none other than the interesting variety of accommodations, and it is suitable for passengers who catch a flight at night or early in the morning, because of their direct access to the airport. Arlanda.
Jumbo Get accommodation from used aircraft in Sweden. (Photo: Jumbo Stay hostel)
There are 29 rooms with four beds each in almost every room at Jumbo Stay Airplane Hostel. However, there is a Cockpit Suite, a Black Box Suite, and one room with a private entrance.
The view from the cockpit is even more special, because you become a pilot while sitting there. In terms of facilities, this hostel is very good, equipped with a flat-screen TV that shows the flight schedule, Internet connection, and bathrooms.
Hostel Jumbo Stay also has a cafe, where you can order breakfast, coffee, ice cream, sandwiches, or other snacks. This hostel also sells unique souvenirs that smell like airplanes.