People will soon experience a stay in a hotel in outer space. With facilities like restaurants, health spas, cinemas, gyms, libraries, concert venues, and earth-viewing lounges.
Orbital Assembly is planning to begin building Voyager Station in low Earth orbit in 2025 and believes its interstellar resort may be operational as soon as 2027, According to Daily Mail.
Apart from all luxurious facilities, the hotel will also have individual pods attached to a rotating wheel, with tubes connecting the different areas forming an X, as if the wheel’s axle.
According to reports, the hotel will have rooms for 400 people and crew quarters, air, water, and power will also be available in the spaceship. The company in a statement said that the construction on the Voyager Station will begin in 2025 and will be operational by 2027.
In the statement, the company also stated that it is eyeing to find permanent stakeholders government agencies looking to use the space as a training center. The more interesting part of the hotel is that it will circle the globe every 90 minutes and people can also buy one of the 20×12 meter modules for a private villa or modules to create a hotel with a spa.
According to reports, the space station will be a large circle and rotate to generate artificial gravity that will be set at a similar level to the gravity found on the surface of the Moon. However, the company has not yet revealed the cost of the construction of the hotel.
Reports further claimed that a robot by the name of STAR (Structure Trust Assembly Robot) is set to build the Voyager’s frame in orbit once the company completes some gravity-related testing.