First underwater hotel
Last updated: September 29, 2017 at 2:05 am
Jules’ Undersea Lodge, Key Largo Undersea Park – Launched as the research habitat La Chalupa off Puerto Rico in 1971, it was moved to Florida and transformed into an underwater hotel in 1986. The habitat can accommodate up to 6 guests at a depth of 6.4 m (21 ft).
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