Archive for the ‘hotel’ category

New Hotel by the Campana Brothers, Athens – Greece

September 23rd, 2013

What was the Olympic Palace Hotel in Plaka is now the New Hotel, which incorporates three different themes of Athenian culture in its design. First are rooms that display historic postcards, giving guests an insight into old Athens. Other rooms pay homage to fictional characters from Greek folklore called Karagiozis. The third theme for rooms embraces the ‘evil eye’ – a superstitious bead that guards against bad omens.

Lux 11 design hotel by Giuliana Salmaso & Claudio Silvestrin, Berlin

September 18th, 2013

Light, minimalist color scheme offers travelers a cool, modern ambience, yet touches of tactile abundance and luxury can be found everywhere – even the curtains are done in soft beige suede and the upholstery in rough canvas.

Sekeping Kong Heng hotel by Seksan Design, Ipoh – Malaysia

September 17th, 2013

Sekeping Kong Heng, in the charming old town of Ipoh, is the latest addition to the Sekeping family of retreats. It is located in a 3 storey neo-classical building which also houses a famous coffee shop of the same name on the ground floor that serves great coffee and the best local dishes in town.

Radisson Blu hotel by SAOTA & Antoni Associates, Dakar – Senegal

September 16th, 2013

A 182 room 5 star Hotel situated on the Corniche. Setting a new standard for lifestyle developments in this West African city, the buildings hug the coast and are set below Corniche Road to protect views of the Atlantic.

Vivanta by Taj hotel by WOW Architects, Yeshwantpur – India

September 12th, 2013

Spices, vibrant colours, and evocative textures—these are the elements we utilized to create a truly sensory experience, which we hope will awaken the memories, desires and ambitions of a people deeply rooted in tradition but yearning to modernize.

Ambassador hotel lobby by Oscar Vidal Quist, Benidorm – Spain

September 11th, 2013

The lobby takes the form of a cosy enclave, with organic pillars and a design that plays with light. The concept that ruled the design was a riverbed with stones eroded by water and wood bleached by the sun.

GREEN_ZERO by Studio di Architettura Daniele Menichini, Revine Lago – Italy

September 10th, 2013

Minimal and pure lines blend with a hint of colour creating the basis for the bedroom area of the Naturalmente Chic suite. The space devoted to resting is immediately visible when entering the room: on one side, the bed headboard enriched by stylised branches and trunks, and on the other, a fully-glazed partition liaising the inside with the nature outside.

Raas Jodhpur hotel by The Lotus Praxis Initiative, Jodhpur – India

September 9th, 2013

Every element is handcrafted with a focus on simplicity, and function – beauty being the skill and care of the craftsperson that has gone in to creating the piece.

1775 Locanda in Borgo by Dacomo e Leonardi Architetti Associati, Borgo Valsugana – Italy

September 6th, 2013

All rooms are different between themselves, but the colors and the smart and original furniture are the common threads. In the attic there is the wellness area:the saltchamber, the turkish bath, the finnish sauna and the revitalizing shower for moments of real well-being.

HB Aosta hotel by Astarstudio, Aosta – Italy

September 3rd, 2013

HB Aosta hotel by Astarstudio, Aosta – Italy

Una Hotel by Studio Marco Piva, Bologna – Italy

August 29th, 2013

Vivacious colours dominate the interiors of the guest rooms and suites. Four colour palettes exist: orange, red, blue and yellow. Colour permeates onto all the materials utilized such as lacquered woods, retro painted glass and upholsteries. The choice of colour is not based solely on aesthetics, but is coupled up with an in-depth research in colour psychology.

The Leela Resort & Spa by MADA, Pattaya – Thailand

August 28th, 2013

The Leela Resort & Spa by MADA, Pattaya – Thailand

Kenoa Exclusive Beach Spa & Resort by Osvaldo Tenorio, Maceió – Brazil

August 20th, 2013

Carefully designed to become part of your journey to Brazil, Kenoa Exclusive Beach Spa & Resort welcomes you with a unique balance between the inspiring surroundings and detailed architecture.

Punta Tragara Hotel, Capri – Italy

August 15th, 2013

This extraordinary and unique setting, together with the hotel’s striking architecture, a creation of the genius of Le Corbusier, can now be admired from recently refurbished splendour, thanks to which the hotel blends in with nature even more harmonically, respecting and enhancing the island’s uncontaminated beauty.

Qualia Resort, Great Barrier Reef – Australia

August 14th, 2013

Qualia’s design is the work of Australian architect Chris Beckingham. His philosophy was to “create a luxurious Australian retreat that stimulates the senses and draws the outside in. The resulting design combines a unique sense of space, openness and harmony.

MM Hotel by F.G. Arredamenti, Rome – Italy

August 13th, 2013

A completely new concept of welcome in innovative ways in environmentally friendly materials, with regard to space and modern furniture in bright environments. Waiting rooms and the dining area are a series of lines, colors and forms to ensure privacy and relaxation.

Viceroy hotel by Kelly Wearstler, Anguilla

August 7th, 2013

The resort’s signature restaurant, Cobà, offers dining with exquisite views of Barnes Bay and Meads Bay, and the dramatic bay-view Sunset Lounge and cliffside Half Shell beach bar and restaurant add to the culinary offerings at this stunning luxury Caribbean resort.

QT Gold Coast Hotel, Sydney

August 6th, 2013

If food, wine, music, design, fashion and art are your thing, QT Gold Coast is the place for you. QT is Australia’s newest, and the most exciting design hotel. Whether you want to stay or play they offer something unique and untraditional, from their fun and quirky custom design to incredible food and bar experiences.

Rome & Juliet hotel by Studio Labark, Rome

August 5th, 2013

Large exposed brick arches in the restaurant pay homage to the history of the building and become the frames of the new, more modern units, covered with a wood panelling, giving form and rhythm to the room. Ancient and contemporary come together creating a dynamic, elegant and refined atmosphere.

Spitbank Fort hotel, Gosport – UK

August 2nd, 2013

Spitbank Fort hotel, Gosport – UK