Taco Bell fans seem to be so addicted to the Mexican fast food chain's brand that they're not just visiting their regular sites for arterial clogging tacos and nachos. The company also felt that the brand had enough followers to open a Taco Bell Hotel in Palm Springs, California this August. It will be a very real hotel and resort that is infused with the brand beyond anything that comes from a gift shop, selling Taco Bell clothing to Taco Bell-inspired rooms and even a salon that offers Taco Bell-inspired art.
The most unlikely thing is that reservations for the new hotel were opened today. And sold out in just two minutes.
When you visit the new hotel's website, you receive the following message: "You just missed it!" All our rooms are SOLD OUT . But you can still be part of the experience of your own home. "And fans are then encouraged to sign up to receive hotel updates, exclusive merchandise, and more from The Bell Hotel.
Again, all this for a year Taco Bell-themed hotel. What is the world for?
In fact, Thursday's opening of reservations was so in demand that problems arose in less than a minute. According to CNBC the website of the hotel was quickly overwhelmed by the demand, and some users were greeted by a message in which they apologized for "more than normal traffic" and told them they should not "update abort, stop".
To make this even more extraordinary, the hotel of Taco Bell will have a very short existence. It really only accepts the V Palm Springs Hotel and is only open from the 8th of August to the 1
Commenting on fans' overwhelming response to the idea of a Taco Bell Marisa Thalberg, chief chain warden of the chain, said, "Taco Bell fans are truly unique and one of the best expressions of this fandom today."  Image Source: Photo by Alan Diaz / AP / Shutterstock