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Capsule Hotel Opens At Tokyo Narita Airport

Tokyo’s Narita International Airport (NRT) made a significant upgrade this month with the grand opening of the newest nine hour (9h) hotel. Located a few steps outside of Terminal 2, this futuristic capsule-style hotel will rapidly transform the city’s emerging hub for budget flights. The concept for the 9h model is straightforward. Upon checking in, […]

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Hanoi Airport’s Short-Lived Sleep Pods: What Just Happened?!

UPDATED: The Sleep Pods at Hanoi Airport have re-opened. Check out our Airport Sleep Pods post. Just last week, we were super excited to announce the opening of the first ever sleep pods at Terminal 2 in Noi Bai International Airport (HAN) in Hanoi, Vietnam. Up until this point, SleepingInAirports.com reviewers had described Hanoi Airport […]

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Airport Sleeping Pods

A futuristic phenomenon is taking root at airports worldwide: sleeping pods! After decades of travelers sprawled out across chairs and aisles, ingenious and entrepreneurial individuals are finally beginning to invent comfortable ways to nap while in transit – but with a cost. From reclining cocoon chairs to queen sized luxury beds with a TV, airport layovers are taking […]

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Making hotels out of abandoned aircraft

Now here is a fun idea.  A swedish businessman has come up with a brilliant idea to convert a jumbo jet into an airport hostel.  The newly opened Jumbo Hostel is only a ten minute walk away from the check-in counters at Stockholm’s Arlanda airport. So for those of you who have an early flight […]

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