Airbnb is offering night rentals on what is the ultimate Blockbuster on the planet, in Bend, Oregon, in the United States of America.
The announcement of Airbnb it is aimed exactly at the residents of Bend and will be out of the minds of most Portuguese, however, it is still an attractive proposal for a nostalgic trip to another time, in the 90s, when the network dominated the market for video clubs an all over the world.
“As the last location in the world, our Blockbuster is a tribute to the magic of cinema, to simpler times and to the feeling of community that could only be found in places like Blockbuster,” can be read.
“Over the past few months we have missed the regular visit of friends, neighbors and tourists from different countries. Thus, we will open the doors to three areas of guests, for movie nights and social distance, as in past decades.”
… cause the last BLOCKBUSTER in the world will be offering movie lovers in Bend a 90s themed sleepover for a limited time — only on airbnb. who’s down? https://t.co/dd4yz1UtZP pic.twitter.com/NJEZK2wxeW
– Airbnb (@Airbnb) August 11, 2020
Guests will have access to the entire store, which will be thoroughly cleaned prior to their arrival, in accordance with the Airbnb protocol (“Enhanced Cleaning Protocol”). Access, which will be limited to just a few days during the month of September (18, 19 and 20), includes the possibility of using the film catalog, but also video games from the store, with the offer of popcorn, Pepsi and Raisinets.
“Our Blockbuster remains open because of the incredible local community in Bend, we are very grateful for everyone’s support at a time when the pandemic affected the business.”
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