Yes, you read that right, you can sleep inside a bookshelf at this cozy Japanese hotel called Book and Bed Tokyo. You literally get to sleep with 5000 books in this bookstore and this place can bring out the bookworm within you. For book lovers, life would be all sorted and peaceful once you get here. This place is a small, 30-bed hostel in Tokyo where guests sleep in snug little cubbies hidden behind shelves laden with books. The cubbies won’t be king size but staying at such a place gives you a whole new experience while reading a book or comic even. This place is the perfect get away for the ‘me time’ that you need off of work.
Take a look at it through the pictures below:
This place offers the experience of blissful instant of falling asleep with your favourite book surrounded by thousands of books in bookshelf. It’s already 2 am but you think you can read just another chapter, only to realize you have fallen asleep. Dozing off during your treasured past time is the finest ‘moment of sleep’, isn’t it? This place is described as a “heaven for bookworms”.
The books are a mix of English and Japanese and not for sale, however they’re just there for the enjoyment of hostel patrons. Starting $39 a night, you get to sleep with your favourite book.
Imagine putting on a pair of your favourite socks and then browsing through ‘nirvana’ style bookshelves for a perfect bedtime read. That awesome feeling of curling up with a book, the smell of it’s pages still reminiscent of the story it shares. It’s time to scrap up your current bucket list and save for a trip to Japan.
Fallen in love with this store yet?