Mirror cube treehouse hotel in Sweden is…well, bats%^* crazy (13 Photos)

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This hotel in Sweden is made of light-weight aluminum which hangs around the base of a tree. The exterior reflects the surroundings and the sky, which creates a camouflaged refuge
 while the interior is all made of plywood and windows that give off a 360 degree view
. The mirrorcube can accommodate two people and includes: a large bed, a small kitchenette and bath, a living room and roof terrace. But perhaps the most brilliant part is that to prevent birds from flying into the cube an infrared film, visible only to birds, is laminated into the glass panes. The cost for one person per night is just over 400 dollars.

These photos and more via twistedsifter.

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  • tommybhoy

    It would be like living in an invisible Ikea showroom!

  • hater

    I bet birds are constantly flying into that thing. Angry birds.

    • auspc

      says someone who didn't read the intro…

      • Jeff

        I have tried that film on my ridiculously over-sized windows. Birds used to fly into them all the time. After I installed that ridiculously over-priced film…birds fly into them all the time.

        • TANGO

          Angry birds – that's funny! Great AP

          • cousin eddie

            I work in a building that has windows with that film on them. I walk into them all the time :/

      • hater

        yep. breezed right by it. lol.

        • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000470425716 Diana Santos

          it was funny the same way lol

  • BigDingo

    That's actually a pretty decent price for a nightly stay all things considered… of course I would have to get over my compulsive need to through rocks first.

    • RGH

      …if you don't mind sleeping in a high-art box.

  • Samen

    First of all !!!

  • Vince

    Sorry, but I don't believe that just because you label something "Art", prevents us from labeling it a colossal waste of time, effort, and money. I personally put this under: "Unique ideas that shouldn't have left the conceptual stage".

    • cousin eddie

      That's what your parents said about you Vince

    • McBeastie

      Vince, your mom should have left you in the conceptual stage.

      • Vince

        Yea, your mom and I were going to leave you there too, but the dog got loose. Sorry your 'dad' got hit by a car, btw….

        • McBeastie

          huh? Dude…your comebacks need a little time in the conceptual stage before they get put out there for everyone to see.

      • cousin eddie

        Dammit McBeastie, didn't see your comment. Great minds think alike

    • PhJ

      I'm glad most people aren't like you, the world would be a very boring place.

    • Bud Ugly

      You suck.

  • http://www.treatme.net Nicky

    That looks amazing! There's some pretty good ones in UK too. Check this one ou for eco friendlyt:

  • http://www.facebook.com/pcribaudo Pete Ribaudo

    I was expecting the paragraph to end reading this is where james meynard from tool lives. not a bad price tho for one nite.

  • Leaf

    now I know where predator stays when he comes to visit…

  • misschris

    That is f*cking awesome. Definitely a novel idea.

  • uberbrie

    Try 2900 EUR a night for one person 4200 Eur for 2 and add 400 Eur to add a child…that a little steep for my taste

  • I'm not creative

    I hate to be "that guy" but this is old news…I saw this months ago (but I'm not sure what website to credit)…I was a lil disappointed to see this when I woke up…

  • Motofox

    Camouflage refuge? The stairs make it anything but.

    • Motofox

      Er…. I meant ramp. At least it's wheelchair accessible.

  • Irock

    So, I guess you pee off the side then?

  • DirtyArmySpecialist

    Why the hell would anyone want to stay in one of these at $400 a night?

    im sure your girl would love to go to one of these places… hawaii, vegas,? naw lets just go sit in a box in the forest…

  • top dog

    #5 It look like a glass box hanging from a tree, I mean I would love to have something like this in my back yard but, I don't think I would pay to stay there for a nite.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=752215224 Tay Cha

    Soooo Badass.. I'll take 2.

  • sceneitB4

    Imagine the maid having to clean the outside too! lol

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  • Sarah

    Heheheh – Reminds me of a walk in the park with school when I was younger, we all had these mirror boards under our noses and hand to walk round looking in the mirror – felt like you were walking in the canopy…
    i had a go in the Daintree rainforest in Australia for me & my kids last summer, granted I probably looked like a pleb – but it was hilarious & amazing, some people looked at us strangely till I told them what I was doing – then they had a go and nearly fell over (trust me you'd need to try it)

    Mirrors are ace fun….

    • Irock

      Reminds me of a walk in the park with school when I was younger, we all had these mirror boards on top of our shoes……

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000470425716 Diana Santos

    i will get an ax…jk ^_^

  • Ian

    $400 would be well worth it

  • reelinaround

    me too. i was anticipating the floor of it. kinda lost my boner.

  • ntuttle42

    This is so cool!
    I wonder what they do when a bird shits or brains itself on an exterior wall.

  • moeshere Foxdale

    That's freaking wild…

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