Top 5 Library Hotels in the World
Though no need to be a bookworm to enjoy these hotels!
24 Mar 2022

There's something about a library that every nerd crave, from the guaranteed peace and quiet, to the distinctive smell of old paper and lacquered wood. Librarians flock from all over the world for one thing – their innate appreciation for books that is humble. Unfortunately, traditional libraries are not equipped with beds. But there are many hotels that have a library design and are packed with books.

Here are five of the world's most unique library hotels, where you can curl up in an old hardcover and read to your heart's content.

Book And Bed Tokyo in Tokyo, Japan

Read some novels before sleep at Book And Bed Tokyo
Read some novels before sleep at Book And Bed Tokyo

Book And Bed Tokyo is a unique hostel in Tokyo, Japan that allows guests to sleep on comfortable beds inside bookshelves. The hostel has a wide variety of books to choose from, making it the perfect place for book lovers to stay and stay. Here, guests can recline reading in their own bookshelf bed. While books aren't actually sold here, the lobby area offers plenty of English and Japanese reading material - including an epic Manga collection.

Library Hotel in New York, USA

The walls are lined with literature at the Library Hotel in NYC
The walls are lined with literature at the Library Hotel in NYC

The Library Hotel in New York, United States is a unique and interesting place to stay. The hotel is based on the Dewey Decimal System, and each room is themed around a different subject. As the name implies, the hotel has a library of over 6,000 books, and guests are encouraged to borrow books upon check-in and return them to the library when they check-out. The Library Hotel is a great place for book lovers and anyone who wants to experience something different.

The Library hotel in Koh Samui, Thailand

Readers' paradise awaits at The Library hotel, Koh Samui
Readers' paradise awaits at The Library hotel, Koh Samui

Hotel The Library in Koh Samui, Thailand is a beautiful and serene place that is perfect for visitors looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. This hidden gem houses a library offering a variety of books, magazines and games for guests to enjoy, as well as comfortable seating and stunning views of the surrounding area. The library also has a cafe where you can enjoy a cup of coffee or tea.

Hotel The Alcove Library in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

The Alcove Library is the best hotel in Ho Chi Minh to get lost in a book
The Alcove Library is the best hotel in Ho Chi Minh to get lost in a book

Alcove Library Hotel in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam is a beautiful and unique hotel that offers its guests a unique experience. The hotel is located in an old French colonial building that has been converted into a library with over 3,000 books for guests to enjoy during their stay. The hotel also has a rooftop bar and restaurant, which offer stunning views of the city.

Hotel Not Hotel in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Hotel Not Hotel has rooms hidden behind bookshelves
Hotel Not Hotel has rooms hidden behind bookshelves

Hotel Not Hotel is a unique and innovative hotel located in the heart of Amsterdam. The main advantage of Hotel Not Hotel is its unique concept. The hotel has been designed to offer its guests an away-from-home experience. Each room in the hotel has been decorated and has its own unique theme.

Hotel Not Hotel has a few secrets to reveal too. Hidden behind five sneaky bookshelves is the guest room. In this way, for loyal bookworm guests, it is only a matter of stepping into the library from their room.