Amazing Aeroplane Hotel in Quepos, Costa Rica
Aeroplane Hotel, is located on a coastal rainforest bluff overlooking the Pacific, Hotel Costa Verde near Quepos, Costa Rica. It contains two bedroom, fully retrofitted, vintage 1965 Boeing 727 fuselage. A good place to spend a vacation.
HISTORY OF THE PLANE
A refurbished, vintage 1965 Boeing 727 airframe, which originally shuttled globetrotters on South Africa Air and Avianca Airlines (Colombia). Salvaged the airframe, piece by piece, from its San Jose airport resting place. Each piece was carefully transported on five, big-rig trucks to the jungles of Manuel Antonio.
Plane is now nestled on the edge of the National Park perched on a 50-foot pedestal. At this height, you can enjoy scenic ocean and jungle views from the hard wood deck built atop the plane’s former right wing.
AIRPLANE HOTEL ROOM INTERIOR
The plane’s interior is Costa Rican teak paneling from the cockpit to the tail
Furnishings are hand-carved, teak furniture from Java, Indonesia
The vintage 727 home features two air conditioned bedrooms one with two queen sized beds and the other with one queen sized bed, each with its own private bathroom
Additional amenities include: flat screen TV, kitchenette, dining area foyer, an ocean view terrace, private entrance up a river rock, a spiral staircase, and 360 degree views of surrounding gardens