China's Space Capsule Hotel Has Robot Staff

China's Space Capsule Hotel Has Robot Staff

It's not staffed entirely by robots, mind you. There are earthlings on duty too!

Recently, a "space-themed" capsule hotel has opened in Shenzhen, China, reports website The Nanfang Insider. The hotel has a groovy 2001 vibe going on:

China's Space Capsule Hotel Has Robot Staff
China's Space Capsule Hotel Has Robot Staff
China's Space Capsule Hotel Has Robot Staff

There's a robot doorman, it seems, and a waiter bot to bring you the drinks you order from a touch screen tablet. Pretty neat! There seems to be a person working the front desk — among, most likely, many other jobs.

Here are the capsules where guests sleep as well as the bathrooms and the laundry.

China's Space Capsule Hotel Has Robot Staff
China's Space Capsule Hotel Has Robot Staff
China's Space Capsule Hotel Has Robot Staff

These computers are available to use.

China's Space Capsule Hotel Has Robot Staff

The laundry room.

China's Space Capsule Hotel Has Robot Staff

And the bathroom.

China's Space Capsule Hotel Has Robot Staff

This photo, with the tablet and the girly pic, is from the hotel's official site. Hey, space exploration is a lonely business!

China's Space Capsule Hotel Has Robot Staff

SPACE-THEMED CAPSULE HOTEL OPENS IN SHENZHEN [The Nanfang]

Photos: 鹏恒太空舱酒店


Comments

    by "groovy 2001 vibe" do you in fact mean ' dodgy Rocky IV robot vibe'?

    Why do I suddenly want to stay there despite the fact that I am too tall for their beds!

    I'm kind of depressed that 2001 is now considered retro, I love the style, it looks like my pc did... back in 2001.

    I can't help but wonder how reliant that robot is on that black track to get around...

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