Japanese hotel is opening a room that comes with a FLIGHT SIMULATOR that offers a 90 minute flying experience
- The Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu at Tokyo Haneda Airport in Japan has installed a Boeing 737 simulator
- Guests can book a 90-minute flight experience, with an instructor on hand to help, for $ 277 (£ 220)
- For an additional $ 234 (£ 186), guests can stay overnight in the room, but they cannot touch the simulator
Forget the usual hotel amenities of free tea and coffee or a bathrobe and slippers.
That's because a hotel at a Japanese airport opens a room that is complete with a flight simulator.
The Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu at Haneda Airport in Tokyo has installed the Boeing 737 simulator in the brand new & # 39; superior cockpit space & # 39 ;.
The superior cockpit area at the Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu at Haneda Airport in Tokyo, which is supplied with a Boeing 737 flight simulator
The room is available from July 18 and guests can book a 90-minute flying experience with an instructor to assist you.
The machine simulates the journey between Haneda and Osaka Itami Airport, with a session of one and a half hour that costs $ 277 (£ 220).
For an additional $ 234 (£ 186), guests can actually spend the night in the double room, but they cannot use the simulator without an instructor present.
The hotels website states: & # 39; You cannot sit in the pilot's seat in the simulator or touch the instruments. & # 39;
The machine simulates the journey between Haneda and Osaka Itami Airport, with a session costing $ 277 (£ 220)
According to CNN, the Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu has spent $ 92,000 to install the flight simulator in the room.
And Aki Hagiwara, a public relations manager at the hotel, said the idea of including the simulator in a room was to embrace the proximity of the accommodation and attract aviation enthusiasts.
She added that the reaction to the room had been very positive so far.
The Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu is connected to the Terminal 2 building of Haneda Airport.
And if guests are not lucky enough to get a booking for the superior cockpit area, there are other rooms in the hotel that overlook the airport runway.
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