The appearance of red brick and green tiles, amazing inside. Stamp detail both waste rail, steel structure, container and other industrial era, there are bar tables, audio equipment, pumpkins and other Petty Bourgeoisie. From yellow, green, blue and other six containers scattered stacked into three-floor “container hotel”, hotel wooden door opened container, and a few neat new bunk beds, air conditioning, water heaters, complete with a small door toilet.
Boss Chen Lei, 37, who is owner of a bicycle trip, as a literary youth, he and donkey ride to Lhasa, on the road, he lived in a lot of youth hostels, but also a dream to start his own bicycle-themed youth hostel. After some location, fancy “turtle Road on the 3rd badminton hall,” coincides with the boss for sale, Chen Lei seize the opportunity to rent down.
Because the inn is a former youth famous “Hanyang arsenal” site, so just let him drive under Arena puzzled plant, area of nearly 1,000 square feet, 15-meter-high plant how to plan the use of the arena? A friend has no intention at this time to say: “If I am, I will choose the container.”
“Container hotel” – a new term let Chen Lei heart of a dynamic, this has never been in contact with the field, let him bored learning, various models at home papered building blocks, such as “well” and other creative ideas, until last year, July, Chen Lei towed six yard surrender of container wharf from WIT, he discovered the “dream getting smaller and smaller,” – a large container into them is important. The next few months, he got the master tooling for container stucco walls, with bathroom, safe floors, windows, appliances, two months after the soft opening, “turtle container Road Hotel” was born.
The cultural and sports elements into containers Hotels
Container hotel just opened soon, young people are admiring Wuhan, Chen Lei invite a local band to perform every week, at the “Singles lie” Nearly 300 people attended, all of a sudden fame spread.
Chen Lei philosophy is clear, “a venue to have a variety of uses,” then “container hotel” has become a diversified, professional audio equipment, wide badminton outdoors barbecue, the house can gather to play board games. Correspondingly, the reception crowd levels also increased, for example, came to Wuhan to an outdoor climbing team, mixed coffee participants, each exhibitor, near the city of rum recent gatherings of young people come to proudly say …… Chen Lei , and was even “Legend”, “Qian Ji” and other fancy its own distinct style, but because the site is too small or otherwise abandoned.
Chen Lei container hotel standard room and double the price around 30 to 40 yuan, a total of only 33 beds. Chen Lei frankly, now earn less than half the previous wage, it has been not understand why you want to give up high-paying and stable career. He explained, “venture for me, is to go down the mountain to climb another goal. Want to pursue what you want, and change a life trajectory.”
Chen Lei ideal “container hotel” should be a comprehensive cultural and sports elements, not only that, and now he planned to set up a micro-film platform to climb “Further a peak.”