The world’s last Blockbuster somehow still exists, and rather than being knocked down and having flats built on top of it, it’s being turned into an Airbnb.

It’s a weird marketing move but presumably there’s some validity in it otherwise the owners wouldn’t have taken this odd step, but you read it right; Blockbuster is now a hotel of sorts.

The 20-year-old store in Bend, Oregon, will now host whoever wants to stay the night and watch whatever the store has available, with a pull-out couch, a TV and unlimited access to the store’s extensive catalogue of titles.

As the official listing on Airbnb has it, manager Sandi Harding has converted a portion of the store for the “End of Summer Sleepover”, which will allow film-lovers to access the store for three one-night stays next month in September.

Annoyingly for almost everyone in the world, this Airbnb is exclusive to residents of Deschutes County – though it’s unclear how that would be policed – and at just $4-a-night, it’ll fill up pretty speedily in between the 18th and 20th of September.

Remarkably, the store itself is still a working Blockbuster – not just a 90s-themed museum – and even though we’re currently in the age of people not wanting to touch anything they don’t own, this Blockbuster still manages to rent DVDs out to the public.

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People would call up and pre-order the film they wanted, before driving on over and speedily picking up a sanitised disk. Outstanding that people are still doing that. There must be a good few old people in Deschutes County.

Come on; who’s still renting DVDs? Did you know that Netflix are still doing their DVD postal service? That’s bizarre. Who’s out there saying “Oh I really want to watch this film,” and then choosing to wait two days until they get their hands on it.

Weird.