Extreme Hotels Travel Guide

With more than 14 million hotel rooms on the planet, from ice hotels to prison cells, Extreme Hotels explores the most extraordinary and unusual places to spend the night.


Hotels
Crane Hotel
Built in the 1960s, the 65-ton construction crane was originally used for hoisting wood out of ships. Possibly the smallest hotel in the world, the Crane currently has just 1 room.
  • NDSM Plein 78
  • Amsterdam, 1033 WB Netherlands

Crane Hotel

Built in the 1960s, the 65-ton construction crane was originally used for hoisting wood out of ships. Possibly the smallest hotel in the world, the Crane currently has just 1 room.
NDSM Plein 78 Amsterdam, Netherlands
Phone: 31-20-760-6161
Groove Cruise
Every January, a new crowd of high-energy dance-music fans hops aboard this Norwegian cruise liner and lets inhibitions go on a round-trip tour from Miami to the Bahamas.

Groove Cruise

Every January, a new crowd of high-energy dance-music fans hops aboard this Norwegian cruise liner and lets inhibitions go on a round-trip tour from Miami to the Bahamas.
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Jules Undersea Lodge
Twenty-one feet beneath the ocean's surface in Key Largo, FL, is Jules Undersea Lodge, the world's only underwater hotel. The lodge is filled with compressed air, which keeps the water from rising and flooding the space.
  • 51 Shoreland Dr
  • Key Largo, FL 33037 US

Jules Undersea Lodge

Twenty-one feet beneath the ocean's surface in Key Largo, FL, is Jules Undersea Lodge, the world's only underwater hotel. The lodge is filled with compressed air, which keeps the water from rising and flooding the space.
51 Shoreland Dr Key Largo, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-451-2353
Solio Lodge
Just a 3-hour drive from Nairobi, Kenya, in the remote valley of Laikipia, is the Solio Lodge. This rhino-breeding African reserve spreads across 45,000 acres of stunning landscape.
  • Solio Lodge
  • Laikipia, 15565-00503 Kenya

Solio Lodge

Just a 3-hour drive from Nairobi, Kenya, in the remote valley of Laikipia, is the Solio Lodge. This rhino-breeding African reserve spreads across 45,000 acres of stunning landscape.
Solio Lodge Laikipia, Kenya
Phone: 254-731-914732
Giraffe Manor
Located in Kenya, Giraffe Manor is known as one of Nairobi's most iconic historical buildings. At the manor, the world's tallest animal is almost always invited inside for a snack, a tradition that attracts guest from all over the world.

Giraffe Manor

Located in Kenya, Giraffe Manor is known as one of Nairobi's most iconic historical buildings. At the manor, the world's tallest animal is almost always invited inside for a snack, a tradition that attracts guest from all over the world.
Langata Nairobi, Kenya
Hotel Casa Verde
On the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, the lush jungle resort Hotel Casa Verde plays host to more monkeys than people. The hotel is composed of 70 jungle-side rooms with park and ocean views, as well as 3 creatively repurposed airplanes.
  • R. Morais Navarro, 36 - Socorro
  • São Paulo, 04763-020 Brazil

Hotel Casa Verde

On the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, the lush jungle resort Hotel Casa Verde plays host to more monkeys than people. The hotel is composed of 70 jungle-side rooms with park and ocean views, as well as 3 creatively repurposed airplanes.
R. Morais Navarro, 36 - Socorro São Paulo, Brazil
Phone: 55-11-5523-4404
Elephant Safari Park and Lodge
Set on 9 forested acres in Bali, Indonesia's gorgeous island getaway, the Elephant Safari Park and Lodge is home to 29 endangered Sumatran elephants.
  • Jalan Elephant Park Taro
  • Bali, 80111 Indonesia

Elephant Safari Park and Lodge

Set on 9 forested acres in Bali, Indonesia's gorgeous island getaway, the Elephant Safari Park and Lodge is home to 29 endangered Sumatran elephants.
Jalan Elephant Park Taro Bali, Indonesia
Phone: 62-361-8988888
Atlantis
From swimming with dolphins to putting the kids to bed and hitting the casino floor, whether you're traveling with family or friends, there is something for everyone at Atlantis.
  • 1 Casino Dr
  • Paradise Island, Bahamas

Atlantis

From swimming with dolphins to putting the kids to bed and hitting the casino floor, whether you're traveling with family or friends, there is something for everyone at Atlantis.
1 Casino Dr Paradise Island, Bahamas
Phone: 242-363-3000
Mars Desert Research Station
Each pod contains 6 tiny bedrooms, a kitchen, a dining area, a communications center and a research laboratory, all squeezed in to about 1,000 square feet of space.
  • 2200 Cow Dung Rd Hanksville
  • Hanksville, UT 84734 US

Mars Desert Research Station

Each pod contains 6 tiny bedrooms, a kitchen, a dining area, a communications center and a research laboratory, all squeezed in to about 1,000 square feet of space.
2200 Cow Dung Rd Hanksville Hanksville, UT, US
Palms Hotel Fantasy Tower
Located right in the heart of fabled Sin City, the Palms Hotel Fantasy Tower is a party palace beyond imagination, offering up a variety of over-the-top, high-end suites complete with premium comforts and extras.
  • 4321 West Flamingo Road
  • Las Vegas, NV 89103 US

Palms Hotel Fantasy Tower

Located right in the heart of fabled Sin City, the Palms Hotel Fantasy Tower is a party palace beyond imagination, offering up a variety of over-the-top, high-end suites complete with premium comforts and extras.
4321 West Flamingo Road Las Vegas, NV, US
Phone: +1 702-942-7777
The Kempinski
The Kempinski, a 5-star hotel located in Dubai, houses one of the most unique hotel features in the world: a 240,000-square-foot indoor snow park known as Ski Dubai.
  • Al Barsha 1
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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The Kempinski

The Kempinski, a 5-star hotel located in Dubai, houses one of the most unique hotel features in the world: a 240,000-square-foot indoor snow park known as Ski Dubai.
Al Barsha 1 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Hotel Kakslauttanen
Hotel Kakslauttanen — and, more specifically, Igloo Village — is the perfect destination for people who want to go nearly to the top of the planet to experience an Arctic wonderland.
  • Kakslauttanen
  • Saariselkä, 99830 Finland

Hotel Kakslauttanen

Hotel Kakslauttanen — and, more specifically, Igloo Village — is the perfect destination for people who want to go nearly to the top of the planet to experience an Arctic wonderland.
Kakslauttanen Saariselkä, Finland
Phone: 358-16-667100

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