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Video of 'World's Most Dangerous Hotel' Has Us Saying 'Nope'

For most people, aside from affordability, there are pretty standard metrics their ideal hotel should measure up to- it should be easy to access, conveniently close to other stuff, have cushy amenities, and above all, it should be safe. This hotel we are about to check out is none of these things.

The TikTok account @dtrzxl is run by a team of guys that aren't content with cozy hotel stays or typical tourist trap activities. They often visit and explore some of the most extreme places on Earth. So naturally, these guys had to conquer the most dangerous hotel on Earth- and that would be the Frying Pan Tower. Once an important lighthouse, it now hosts eco-tourists in international waters 35 miles off of the coast of North Carolina- and the "fun" only begins there. 

Sharks? Only accessible by helicopter or boat? Constant storms? A structure that's rusting everywhere you turn? This... might actually be the most dangerous hotel we've ever heard of! We commend these guys and their trusty host for braving the tough circumstances- we wouldn't be so gutsy! This is only the start of a series, and since it's a longer one, we won't include all the videos here, but if you're interested, here are the links to parts two, three, four, and five.

Scary though it may seem, the FPT has a decent reputation with its visitors! "Been to it, not stayed, fished around it, off the coast of North Carolina, Richard got a deal on it from federal govt," shared @rusty3613. "I dive here all the time. It’s not really dangerous. Beautiful sea life, short boat ride," @jenjen3256 said. Perhaps, but... we still think we'll pass on an overnight stay.

The FPT is really cool though- it is currently a protected reef area for sea life, and the owner, Richard, is trying to renovate it. From their website: "Today, Frying Pan Tower™ is a labor of love for those who share the same lofty goals for restoring the tower for the purposes of providing safety to mariners in the Atlantic ocean, environmental research and education studies, and shelter to a natural ecosystem for marine wildlife." Even if you don't feel up to staying there, read up on them and if you like, donate to support their mission!