If you are feeling lonely in your airport hotel room the Van Der Valk Charleroi airport hotel offers a rent-a-fish service. For €3.5 per night you can take the bowl and the fish up to your room.
Meanwhile the tweet has gone viral with almost 3,000 retweets, some comments: “Hard not to appreciate the art of the up-sell!“, “poor fish“, “I would rent that fish” and “You will need it if you sleep over at Charleroi“. Meanwhile Belgian animal welfare Gaia has been informed.
— Michelle Cooke (@Mich_Cooke) September 2, 2017
Poor fish, tiny bowl, under the glare of a lamp with no plants to shelter in. If they are sentient enough to be company they deserve better.
— Anne Cowling (@Spa_town) September 3, 2017
You’ll need it if you sleep over at Charleroi 😂
— Charl Linde (@linde_charl) September 3, 2017
Hard not to appreciate the art of the up-sell!
— Rob T (@robtreacher) September 2, 2017