10 prisons that are now luxury hotels »The Clinic Online

Posted on August 1, 2013 – 22:50


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Could you sleep in the same place that served to deprive someone of liberty?

If you are adventurous and would like to know all sorts of stories about prisons and not only that ... Spend the night there! This is for you, are the hotels that were once prisons.

Sure, were remodeled and now pay for sleep there, when insurance who slept in these places before dreamed of leaving. Do you dare?

Camp Bucca. Former Iraqi prison, known as 'Guantanamo Iraq'. Bought by a business group that seeks to give new use to the plant abandoned the war, but there was not much renovation, the rooms are in rows behind bars.

Het Arresthuis. Located in Holland, the prison opened in 1862. Locals knew it as the prison of the sufferers. Permanently closed in 2007 to reopen as a hotel. The structure remains the same, not wanted to forget the history of the building.

Hotel Malmaison. Until 1996 worked as a prison in the UK. His recent prison history shows in the structure and large metal doors that have been preserved. Yes, inside the rooms and no amenities, just for you.

The Liberty Hotel. Charles Street Jail was the city of Boston, USA. It was built in 1848 and what were once barred cells, today have become 300 rooms and 10 suites overlooking the Charles River. Opened in 2007, the bar Clink is a must.


Hostel Celica. This prison of Slovenia finished as a hostel, so it offers cot and grille. One of the old cells has become "confinement room", a place of relaxation, silence, meditation and contemplation with altars of the five major religions.


Courthouse Hotel. It is an old court interim England with cells made famous by anecdotes like Mick Jagger in 1970 was charged with possession of cannabis, or that there was developed the case "Queensbury" by Oscar Wilde.


Four Seasons Istanbul Sultana met. It was the first prison in the Turkish capital, Istanbul, although nothing remains of that place, rather than the four walls around you, in fact, the floor of this early nineteenth century is compensated every comfort.

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2011-03-01 10:05:03 by Constellation21

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