Top 5 Most Luxurious Prisons. These prisons are pretty extreme in their luxury. These luxurious prisons are the most luxurious that we could find around the world.
5. Halden Prison, Norway
Halden Prison is home to mass murderer Anders Breivik, responsible for killing 77 people, most of whom were kids. He is enjoying the spacious single rooms and his private bathroom while sharing a kitchen with a dozen of his neighbors. He can spend his time in the library, on the rock wall, or in the prison’s recording studio launching his rap career…
4. Sollentuna Prison, Sweden
The top-of-the-line prison in Sollentuna includes cells with comfortable mattresses and private bathrooms. After prisoners hit the weight room, they can cook up a meal in the state of the art kitchen before kicking back and watching TV on the couch. Swedish prison authorities are quick to point out that every square inch of the prison can be seen on a security camera.
3. Bastoy Prison, Norway
Not every developed nation embraces America’s get-tough-on-crime prison philosophy. This minimum security prison colony is located on Bastoy Island in the middle of the Oslofjord. It houses slightly over 100 inmates who live in small cottages and work on the prison farm. Sunbathing in addition to tennis, fishing and horseback riding are the preferred pastimes of the prisoners. They hold the keys to their rooms/cabins.
2. Justice Center Leoben, Austria
If you've got your heart set on committing a nonviolent crime, say burglary, Leoben, Austria, is the place to go. In the Justice Center at Leoben, each prisoner is given a single cell, with a private bathroom, and kitchenette, plus a television. The weight room, basketball court and outdoor recreation area can be quite enjoyable as well.
1. Pondok Bambu Prison, Indonesia
Pondok Bambu Prison in Indonesia is a shining star in the galaxy of Indonesian prisons, a stellar example of inmate comfort through prison corruption. The pictured cell is that of Artalyta Suryani, who was convicted of bribing a prosecutor in a high profile case. Notable amenities included an air conditioner, refrigerator and karaoke machine.