In Malaysia, containers pop up as budget hotel rooms
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Pop-up, recyclable and foldable hotel rooms are all familiar concepts to regular Springwise readers, so we couldn't resist sharing yet another application we recently learned about, this time in Malaysia. Located in Kuala Lumpur, 41 Berangan is an 11-room budget hotel that has made the most of its limited urban space. Nine of the hotel's variously sized rooms are a traditional style situated within the hotel building itself, but two of the rooms—what the hotel calls its courtyard rooms—are constructed from empty, 20-foot shipping containers and form a small courtyard in the empty lot outside. Each features a garden view…
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