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A disused Boeing 737 is being turned into a luxury villa in Bali. Take a look.

Disused JetThe disused 737 has become a tourist attraction in Bali.

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  • Entrepreneur Felix Demin bought the disused aircraft in 2021 and had it put at the top of a cliff.
  • He’s converting the Boeing 737 into a two-bedroom villa with a pool and wing-top terrace.
  • It’s set to open to guests in March 2023, with stays starting at about $7,300 a night.
The Boeing 737 was previously used by Indonesian airline Mandala Air, which stopped flying in 2014.Boeing 737 Private Jet Villa

Felix Demin

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The seats and flying instruments have been removed — and 31-year-old Russian entrepreneur Felix Demin is converting the aircraft into a minimalist two-bedroom villa.Sketch of Private Jet Villa by Hanging Gardens

Felix Demin

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Renderings show Demin’s plan for the villa, which is under construction. It includes a terrace on the aircraft’s wing.Rendering of Private Jet Villa by Hanging Gardens

Felix Demin

There’s also an outdoor infinity pool with views over the Indian ocean.Rendering of Private Jet Villa by Hanging Gardens

Felix Demin

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The property, called Private Jet Villa by Hanging Gardens, is located on a clifftop near Nyang Nyang beach in Bali, Indonesia.Rendering of Private Jet Villa by Hanging Gardens

Felix Demin

It’s already listed on travel website Expedia for 114 million Indonesian Rupiah, or about $7,320, a night.Rendering of Private Jet Villa by Hanging Gardens

Felix Demin

Source: Expedia

Demin’s design includes a bathroom complete with a circular stone bathtub, in what was the cockpit.Rendering of Private Jet Villa by Hanging Gardens

Felix Demin

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Demin says it took an e week to move the plane to the clifftop in September 2021 after securing the necessary permits.Jet on clifftop

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The aircraft was transported in separate sections that were then reconnected on the clifftop.Disused jet transported to clifftop

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“Externally and structurally, this is a jet aircraft that we have turned into a luxury hotel,” said Felix Demin.Rendering of Private Jet Villa by Hanging Gardens

Felix Demin

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Investors in the property include UK-based Russian businessman Alexander Lebedev, who met Demin during a trip to Bali with his family.Rendering of Private Jet Villa by Hanging Gardens

Felix Demin

Source: RBC.ru

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