Das Park Hotel in Austria have rooms that are made from ‘repurposed, robust drain pipes.’ Picture: Das Park Hotel.

I am sure those people who are reading this are having long, deep and loud conversations with themselves, questioning why any traveller will put themselves through sleeping in a ‘drain pipe’. 

However, as absurd as it may sound, there are travellers who are enjoying this Austrian hotel where the rooms are made from ‘repurposed, robust drain pipes.’ Das Park Hotel, located on the "Emscherinsel" in Bottrop-Ebel near Essen, Austria, offers the chance to experience a place in a totally different way. 


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The best part is that a night at Das Park Hotel costs just as much as you can afford or want to pay. 

According to their website, there are fives suites that boasts a comfortable interior and safety. Despite the minimal amount of space, travellers are guaranteed a good night’s rest.

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There is a  double Eurofoam mattress that is held by a ergonomic frame. Guests are provided with pillows, blankets and sheets. 

The hotel does not provide any toiletries like towels, soap and toothbrushes, so guests should bring their own. 

While it is a rustic setting, there are charging spots so travellers can be connected.

Source: http://www.dasparkhotel.net/parkhotel/