You’ve probably heard about capsule hotel a.k.a pod hotel, a hotel that provides very minimal space with basic overnight accommodation for those who can’t afford more expensive rooms. This type of hotels have become a new culture that offers unique experience, it can be a “Mental Therapy” space where you can focus on yourself without being disturbed.
Lexus Solounge is a concept autonomous capsule hotel which might be possible in the near future. It’s undeniable we are moving to an autonomous, connected world, as self-driving technology develops at a rapid pace, it is highly possible self-driving car change the face of our transportation in the future. Inspired by marvel engineering of Lexus, this concept aims to transform a capsule hotel or a minimalist living space with an autonomous vehicle.
It’s more than just a vehicle, Lexus Solounge by SeungHyun Hwang offers a relaxing and quiet space where you need to be alone. You can go to your favorite places without losing the comfort of a hotel. Inspired by hemispherical chairs, the interior is finely designed to make sure the passenger is enveloped by its surrounding environment. Enjoy ultimate comfort while riding this vehicle with a sense of unity of the overall atmopshere. As a moving capsule hotel, Lexus Solounge is equipped with basic elements for simple atmosphere yet it prefers to prioritize the safety of its passenger. At the rear of this vehicle, there’s a drawer trunk that you can use to keep your luggage for traveling. Enjoy your free time alone, the changing landscape over the windows, and at night, enjoy the beauty of constellation through the panoramic glass roof.