This Entire Texas Hotel is Made up of Super-Cute Shipping Containers You Can Actually Stay in

Even the pool is made out of one!

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Flophouze Hotel

In case you couldn't tell, we have a thing for tiny homes—whether she-sheds, campers, or even upcycled shipping containers. But living small is no, well, small commitment. That's why we're loving the latest surge of short-term rentals that let you try the trend before you buy. You can pay to stay in a camper van, an Airstream campsite, and now, at in Round Top, Texas, an inn made up entirely of shipping containers.

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Flophouze Hotel

An offshoot of architectural salvage company , Flophouze features a fleet of six containers that have been recycled and transformed into cozy accommodations using materials reclaimed from all over the country.

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Flophouze Hotel

With rates starting at $175, every "houze" is its own tiny home, complete with a living room, bathroom, and kitchen. And outside, guests can enjoy amenities like Adirondack chairs and hammocks, grills and fire pits, and soon, a Modpool. Yes, even the hotel pool will be made from an old shipping container.

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Flophouze Hotel

While the Flophouze floors are all original to the containers, everything else is like a magical patchwork quilt of materials and decor.

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Flophouze Hotel

You'll find wood harvested at a farm in upstate New York, windows sourced from a Philadelphia school.

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Flophouze Hotel

The cabinet bases hail from a Brooklyn lab, and countertops are actually repurposed Texas bowling alley floors.

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Flophouze Hotel

As for the furnishings? Those are all one-of-a-kind vintage finds from near (like the nearby Round Top Antiques Show) and far.

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Flophouze Hotel

Everything inside the container is for also sale, so if you fall in love with an item, just inquire about the price.

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Flophouze Hotel

Don't see something you love? Visit Flophouze's sister event space, , and shop the selection of goods stored there.

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Flophouze Hotel

Prepare to unplug: The "houzes" don't appear to have TV, but they are equipped with record players and vinyl.

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Of course, you can also swim and fish at Fayette Lake, check out other local attractions and antique stores (hello, Junk Gypsy!), and catch a sunset or two from your deck.

And if you happen to fall in love with tiny living by the end of your stay, Flophouze also .

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