POD Rooms at Railway Stations
Indian Railway started yet another passenger friendly initiative, Indian Railways introduced first ever new-aged ✅ Urban Pod Retiring rooms at Mumbai Central Railway Station, Ministry of Railway announced on 17.11.2021. POD Hotel is a hotel that provides accommodation in form of a small clear capsule rooms, which are as large as a single bed.
POD” Concept Retiring Room at Mumbai Central Station
The pod hotel at Mumbai Central is spread over an area of approximately 3000 square feet with a mezzanine floor, is located on the first floor of the station building,
The unique facility at Mumbai Central station consists of a total Pod inventory of 48, comprising of 3 categories, namely 30 Classic Pods, 7 Ladies only, 10 Private Pods and one for Differently Abled as well. While the Classic Pods and Ladies only Pods will comfortably fit one guest, the Private Pod will also have a private space within the room, whereas the Room for Differently abled will comfortably fit 2 guests with space for free movement of Wheelchair. The passenger can avail all modern facilities at comparatively cheaper rates.
Here the classic and ladies pods are for a single guest while the private pod has extra space within. The differently-abled pod can fit two guests easily.
Pod Room Fare
Pod Room Fare at Mumbai Central
- For a pod hotel for 12 hrs, the price is set to Rs 999.
- For a pod hotel for 24hrs, the price is set to Rs1999.
Private Pod Room Fare
- For a private pod for 12 people for 12 hrs, the price is Rs 1,249.
- For a private pod for 12 people for 24 hrs, the price is Rs 2499.
As per famous Online Newspaper, the pod rooms will also offer free Wi-Fi and use washrooms, luggage, and shower rooms in the common area in the hotel premises. Guest staying at the hotel will have access to televisions, mobile charging points, and reading lights inside the air-conditioned pod capsules in the hotel.
✅ What is POD Hotel?
- POD Hotel is a hotel that provides accommodation in form of a small clear capsule rooms, which are as large as a single bed.
✅ What is the Full form of POD Hotels? ✅ What is another name of POD Hotels?
- POD Hotels is also known as Capsule Hotel.
✅ Where is POD Hotels originated?
- POD Hotels originated in Japan in the core business districts. They were originally meant for business professionals to sleep close to populated business districts without the large price tag.
✅ What are all the benefits of POD Hotels?
- POD Hotels originally meant for business professionals to sleep close to populated business districts without the large price tag. Capsule hotels are meant to be cheap accommodation for travellers.