New hotel allows vacationers to sleep underwater with the fish (video)By Mason White 5:59 PM December 3, 2014
|Underwater hotel room|
By: Feng Qian
(Scroll down for video) A new hotel that opened in Tanzania, allows vacationers to sleep with sea creatures as the rooms were built underwater.
The accommodation, which is the first of its kind in Africa, is located near Zanzibar.
`The bedrooms of the Pemba hotel, is located 13 feet under water, and visitors have to descend a ladder to reach their beds.
Once you’re in the room at The Manta Resort, you can enjoy a 360 degree view of the sea. You can see the fish swimming around through the windows.
The Manta Resort is located about 250 yards offshore. The structure is three floors, with a rooftop terrace, a bathroom and a livingroom at sea level and finally the room below, with the fish.
At night, spotlights under the windows illuminate and attract squid and octopus. The complex is very popular among divers due to the coral reef around the island.
The room costs $1,500 per night for couples, and $900 per night for singles.