If you’re a backpacker who is perpetually finding for unique stays, here’s a place that is perfect for you! To make your Icelandic adventure a success, the country has recently opened doors to a hostel that seems to have popped straight out of a Star Wars movie.
Located in Reykjavík, Iceland, the Galaxy Pod Hostel as it is called offers minimal, space-themed pods for guests in place of rooms or bunkers. Each pod comes with a comfortable twin- or queen-sized bed with memory foam pillows and a mattress, reading lights, hangers, mirrors, a secure locker, a privacy curtain, doors, charging stations, and exclusive mood lighting.
In addition to this, the futuristic hostel also features a full kitchen, an elevator in the building, gorgeous mountain views, wheelchair access, free Wi-Fi, a bar with refreshments, a big-screen TV and movie room, VR games, and a common area where guests can common by and chill.
The hostel’s listing further states: “We are located midway between where all the bars are and Laugardalur, and there are about 15 minutes’ walk both ways… “In the opposite direction you will find a great variety of restaurants and bars in downtown.” Accommodation at the Galaxy Pod Hostel can be booked onward $37.92 per night on Hostelworld.com A sci-fi adventure to Iceland beckons – Are you ready?