If your journey asp-irations embrace staying someplace sssensational, this snake-inspired property in Mexico – certainly one of many world’s most surreal leases – ought to match the invoice.
Quetzalcoatl’s Nest – named after the feathered Aztec serpent god, Quetzalcoatl – is an unimaginable piece of structure set over 40 acres that resembles an enormous snake, its mouth constructed round a 19ft- (six-metre) broad pure cave, certainly one of a number of within the undulating terrain.
Designed by Mexican architect Javier Senosiain, it is half sculpture park and half housing complicated – and one of many 10 flats is obtainable to lease by way of Airbnb. There aren’t any doorways (aside from on the major entrance), the rooms are linked by winding tunnels and friends can climb a staircase to enter the snake’s mouth, from which there are mesmerising views.
Quetzalcoatl’s Nest – named after the feathered Aztec serpent god, Quetzalcoatl – is an unimaginable piece of structure set over 40 acres that resembles an enormous snake
There are ten spacious flats within the winding complicated and one is obtainable to lease by way of Airbnb for £228 per evening
The unit can sleep as much as ten folks throughout 5 bedrooms, with a completely outfitted kitchen, a eating space and roomy bogs among the many facilities.
Large spherical home windows full with window seats allow travellers to profit from the magnificent views and there is an attention-grabbing communal indoor backyard space that includes tropical crops, a small pond and a multicoloured glass window.
Senosiain, who’s identified for his dream-like natural designs, accomplished Quetzalcoatl’s Nest in 1998 and proprietor Patricia has been internet hosting her unit inside it since 2015.
She says that when she gives guests a tour, ‘wows’, ‘oohs’ and ‘ooh la las’ are plentiful, whereas her itemizing describes the property, which is in Naucalpan, simply northwest of Mexico City, as ‘paradise within the metropolis’.
The unit can sleep as much as ten folks throughout 5 bedrooms, with a completely outfitted kitchen, a eating space and roomy bogs among the many facilities
There aren’t any doorways, the rooms are linked by winding tunnels and friends can enter the snake’s mouth (pictured) for mesmerising views
All of the rooms have giant spherical home windows so friends can gaze upon the sculpture backyard with ease. Pictured is the Airbnb’s kitchen space
One of the property’s many dazzling options is that this communal indoor backyard space
It continues: ‘This place is ideal for anybody who loves nature, silence, woods, structure, and somebody who desires to get better.
‘It has a park with botanical gardens, a cave of minerals and lakes to go round. It is an ideal place for small teams on retreats, to jot down, to meditate, for yoga, for strolling, for a pleasant relaxation.’
Former friends have left glowing evaluations and it has a 4.92 score for cleanliness, location and worth for cash.
Natalie, who stayed on the Airbnb this February, mentioned: ‘This place surpasses all expectations. What a dreamland! It felt so particular having the ability to keep in a spot like this and expertise part of somebody’s wildest creativeness. This is a once-in-a-lifetime expertise.’
Multicoloured glass home windows and vibrant mosaics create a vibrant environment within the winding indoor backyard
A magical atmosphere runs all through the property, due to Senosiain’s playful collisions of form and color
The Airbnb itemizing, written by host Patricia, describes Quetzalcoatl’s Nest as ‘paradise within the metropolis’. It continues: ‘This place is ideal for anybody who loves nature, silence, woods, structure, and somebody who desires to get better’
And Mark, who rented the wacky house in 2018, mused: ‘Nido de Quetzalcoatl [Quetzalcoatl’s Nest] is for structure and nature lovers!
‘Sleeping contained in the stomach of a rattlesnake in probably the most stunning designed structure and panorama park by Javier Senosiain is an unforgettable expertise. You’ll really feel like Alice in wonderland!’
Quetzalcoatl’s Nest prices £228 an evening. Click here for extra data.
Former friends have left glowing evaluations of the rental and it has a 4.92 score for cleanliness, location and worth for cash