Film audiences could know the enduring pink windmill from the set of Moulin Rouge!, starring Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor. However many individuals could not know the windmill truly exists at the actual Moulin Rouge in Paris. And now just a few fortunate folks will get to remain there because of a brand new promotion being provided by Airbnb.
The secluded room contained in the windmill will likely be accessible for the primary time. Lead dancer Claudine Van Den Bergh will open the doorways to the hideaway and host three particular person one-night stays for 2 visitors every on June 13, 20, and 27.
Bookings open on Might 17, they usually probably will go rapidly.
In accordance with Airbnb, the room “has been sumptuously designed to move visitors again in time to the late nineteenth century. The windmill inside has been remodeled right into a Belle Époque impressed boudoir, paying homage to the cabaret period.”
Along with the keep, visitors will get backstage entry to the theater, a conventional French three-course meal, and seats for the Moulin Rouge’s acclaimed present, Féerie.
And the entire expertise will value simply 1 euro.
“Attending a present on the Moulin Rouge affords an escape from the on a regular basis and an unimaginable immersion into the glamor and grandeur of French Music Corridor,” Van Den Bergh stated in a release. “The Belle Époque-inspired inside of our a lot beloved windmill will transport visitors to the period from which this timeless cabaret emerged.”
The windmill was inbuilt 1889 however destroyed in a fireplace not lengthy after. Three a long time later, it was rebuilt however by no means opened to the general public.
Now, the fortunate Airbnb visitors who land the reserving will get to expertise the room and all of its options:
- A bed room crammed with Artwork Nouveau options, together with a miniature paper stage to immerse visitors within the spirit of the cabaret
- A dressing space that includes glamorous equipment from the Belle Epoque, together with classic costumes, perfumes, and letters from admirers
- A personal rooftop terrace with an ornate pagoda and backyard furnishings attribute of the time interval
Friends can request to guide the windmill beginning at 1 p.m. ET on Tuesday at airbnb.com/moulinrouge. Almost certainly, these bookings will likely be taken by 1:02 p.m., so it’s essential act rapidly.
In case you’re fortunate sufficient to guide it (or should you’re in any other case planning a visit to Paris), contemplate: