We all have to feed our inner child, that’s what keeps us young as the years invariably go on. How many interesting places did you want to spend the night as a kid? From the backyard in a tent, to your treehouse , these were all feasible and you probably did them more than once however, how many of us dreamt of sleeping underwater? Just a dream unless you had access to a submarine, these type of accommodations now exist. Are you looking to fulfill your dream? Pristine Agency invites you to take a closer look at some of the best underwater accommodations the world has to offer.
Pemba Island in Tanzania is located in the Indian Ocean and is part of the Zanzibar archipelago. It has long enticed divers from around the world with its vibrant coral reefs and clear, pristine waters. The Manta Resort recently opened and offers Africa’s first underwater hotel room. The underwater oasis is submerged 13 feet underwater, and has 8 enormous windows for you to watch all the underwater action, in a cozy, dry place. It is quite surreal. If you are looking to catch some of the actual sun, a ladder leads from the room to a sundeck and lounge.
If you’re looking for aquatic accommodations a little closer to home, look no further than Key Largo, Florida. The Jules’ Undersea Lodge is a former marine lab that opened as an inn in 1986. All prospective guests are required to know how to scuba dive, as that is how you get to your abode. Your two bedroom underwater room is located 30 feet below the surface in a lagoon.
Grab your sleeping bag and pillow and head to one of the aquariums in the US that offer sleepovers. The National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland is home to over 17,000 underwater dwellers. Overnight guests can choose from either a dolphin or shark theme. The Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta is the world’s second largest aquarium and features nearly 100,000 sea dwellers. They offer a 21 and over package that includes live jazz, cocktails and tours. You can then enjoy the rest of your evening on mattresses that are laid throughout the aquarium and have your pick of who to gaze upon for the evening, and you are welcome to stay until 10AM the next morning.
Underwater hotels are one of the newest frontiers in the hotel industry. These are definitely a fun and interesting way to sleep at night with a whole new perspective of the world. You can cross one more thing off your list that you couldn’t do as a kid, but you sure can do as an adult.