Daily Archives: August 20, 2018

Vancouver Bits and Bites | Welcome to Pangea: The First Pod Hotel in Canada

20Aug

Vancouver Bits and Bites | Welcome to Pangea: The First Pod Hotel in Canada

by Mary Sheridan

Excerpt:

“ I had the place to myself. I enjoyed a nice shower (the pod units have two showers and two private toilets per unit), and then it was my turn to relax and enjoy my own private quarters. The mattress was very comfortable and the linens were more than adequate.

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Loose Lips Mag | WEEKEND GETAWAY: WHISTLER’S PANGEA POD

20Aug

Loose Lips Mag | WEEKEND GETAWAY: WHISTLER’S PANGEA POD

by @looselipsmag

Excerpt:

“Enter Pangea Pod, Canada’s first-ever pod hotel. Partly inspired by the capsule hotels of Tokyo, Pangea Pod finds itself halfway between a hotel and a hostel. Located in the heart of Whistler Village, Pangea Pod Hotel is the perfect spot for millennials in search of a social vibe, cheap digs, and a private (ish) slumber. The cost ranges based on the season, from as little as $56.05 and as high as $189.05.

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Archinect | An innovative renovation of a 1970s building creates eighty-eight sleeping pods; Whistler’s Pangea Pod Hotel is Canada’s first of its kind

20Aug

Archinect | An innovative renovation of a 1970s building creates eighty-eight sleeping pods; Whistler’s Pangea Pod Hotel is Canada’s first of its kind

by paulab

Excerpt:

“Budget was a constraint; however, the clients Russell and Jelena Kling valued originality and good design. Vancouver-based Bricault Design was chosen due to their willingness to engage in a collaborative exchange with the couple to develop ideas that fit both the program and vision for this unique project. Bricault worked with the Klings over three years to create an original accommodation solution bridging the gap between luxury hotel and inexpensive hostel, offering the privacy needed for a night’s rest in the heart of the mountain resort, for a reasonable price.

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