Avid readers love to immerse themselves in their books. Even on vacation, what makes a holiday truly memorable for a bibliophile is a cozy and comfortable place where they can read in peace. So, If you like to read on vacation and you never travel without a book in your suitcase, then it is certain that books are your best companion. So, some hotels take this love of Literature a bit further, offering to their bookworm clients rooms with huge libraries, loaded with any kind of literature books.
So, here are 5 amazing Hotels for any Book Lover:
Book & Bed Tokyo in Tokyo, Japan
With the slogan «You Have a Night Book», visitors can sleep by reading one of the 1700 books, in English or Japanese language. The shelf content selected according to Shibuya Publishing & Books Publisher. Apart from the concept, the difference lies in the structure designed by the architects: 30 beds which are embedded and they’re actually hidden between the bookshelves.
Taj Falaknuma Palace in Hyderabad, India
This luxurious Hotel was set in a 1894 palace, which features over 5,000 volumes of rare books and manuscripts. There are so many books that you would have to read a book a day, for more than 16 years, to go through the entire collection!
The Heathman Hotel in Portland, Oregon
Situated in the heart of downtown Portland, this Hotel houses a lending library that specializes autographed editions. The collection includes more than 2,700 books, signed by Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize winners. Four nights a week, Heathman Hotel opens the library’s bookshelves to its patrons and offers local wine, while getting personalized recommendations from the staff.
Il Salviatino in Florence, Italy
Set in a restored 15th Century villa, Il Salviatino features 19th Century frescoes, sweeping views of Florence and an incredible library for resting. The library is outfitted with volume after volume of Classics for guests to borrow and luxurious leather couches to curl up on. The library is also open for an aperitivo, a pre-dinner drink with a good book.
The Gladstone in Flintshire, North Wales
The collection of Gladstone Library features over 250,000 books. It comes second after the National Library of Wales. Their illustrious reading rooms are outfitted with armchairs for those looking to curl up with a good book and desks for those who want to write and plenty of patrons have done just that.