Monday, March 20, The Walled-Off Hotel in Bethlehem received its first guests. The opening day of the hotel was not marked by much excitement, although it attracted media attention. This property is of interest to journalists, first of all, as the famous and mysterious British street artist Banksy.
Hotel near the fence: a new project by Banksy in Bethlehem. Photos
The hotel is located only four metres from the separation wall, it has three stars. Banksy called The Walled Off Hotel hotel «with the worst view in the world».
And luxury and poverty, this hotel caricature. The building itself, its furnishings and decorations are in fact the work of art of Banksy, perhaps the most ambitious in the history of his work. The hotel also plays the role of the Museum, which exhibits the work of Banksy is dedicated to Palestinian issues.
According to the Manager of the hotel Wisam Salsa, per night will be charged from $ 30. For the money you will spend the night without special facilities, «Suite» at the hotel Banksy is much more expensive.