Archive for the ‘hotel’ category

Vivanta hotel by WOW Architects, Bangalore – India

November 23rd, 2012

Public and private spaces interweave cinematically along the public promenade. The seamlessness encourages social interactions. Adapting to local workmanship abilities and construction management processes, workmanship defects were embraced as part of the aesthetic through finishes intentionally celebrating the raw rusticity.

Hotel Dua by Koan Design, Kaohsiung City – Taiwan

November 22nd, 2012

Hotel Dua by Koan Design, Kaohsiung City – Taiwan

Park Hyatt hotel by HBA, Hyderabad – India

November 21st, 2012

HBA continues their rich tradition of integrating faraway cultures with the height of modern luxury with the design of the Park Hyatt Hyderabad, the first city Park Hyatt hotel in India.

Hotel Tierra Patagonia by Cazu Zegers Arquitectura, Torres del Paine – Chile

November 16th, 2012

The building shape emerges from the wind, natural element which is characteristic of the zone. The form seeks to join the metaphysical landscape of the place. The hotel’s image looks like an ancient fossil of a prehistoric animal, stranded on the shore of the lake.

The Nolitan Hotel by Grzywinski+Pons, New York

November 15th, 2012

The Nolitan Hotel by Grzywinski+Pons, New York

QT Hotel by Nic Graham & Shelley Indyk, Sydney

November 12th, 2012

QT Hotel by Nic Graham & Shelley Indyk, Sydney

East Beijing hotel, Beijing

November 9th, 2012

The rooms are divided into urban view rooms overlooking Beijing’s bustling downtown and park view rooms with sweeping views of the east. All rooms are equipped with the very latest in cool technology, from an Ipod Touch and docking station to multi-scene lighting and free WiFi broadband internet access.

Hotel Madera Signature Suites by Lagranja, Hong Kong

November 8th, 2012

Nine suites, each one unique, and each one 100% Lagranja, full of details made exclusively for this project. The nightstands turned from oak wood blocks, or the wooden spoons carved by hand that are both a decorative element and a gift the guests can take home. The walls of the corridors are big lamps, the gym is at the same time ironic and funny.

NEW Hotel by Humberto and Fernando Campana, Athens – Greece

November 7th, 2012

NEW Hotel by Humberto and Fernando Campana, Athens

The Opposite House hotel by Kengo Kuma, Beijing

November 6th, 2012

Once inside the the green facade provides a soft screen for privacy and comfort where the expansive atrium blurs the activities of the hotel. Situated in the center of the space guests can visit a contemporary gallery which features artwork by ten Chinese artist who have interpreted the facade into textile pieces.

Andaz Prinsengracht hotel by Marcel Wanders, Amsterdam

November 5th, 2012

Amsterdam distinguishes itself by its rich, versatile and free character. In the heart of this fascinating melting pot of various lifestyles, customs, traditions and heritage, the new Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht hotel is opening its doors.

Barceló Raval Hotel by CMV Architects, Barcelona

November 2nd, 2012

The Barceló Raval hotel wants to hide a big party behind a quiet icon. It is not in competition with the history of the place where it has been building neither with the existing facades. But the hotel wants to take part of that atmosphere and that story.

Rica Hotel by Scenario Interiørarkitekter, Narvik – Norway

October 30th, 2012

Along with large graphic patterns in vibrant colour combinations in both carpets, wall patterns against the wooden look , we “break” up the tight style of the exterior of the building, to create a calm, warm and colourful atmosphere inside.

Vander Urbani Resort hotel by SADAR + VUGA, Ljubljana – Slovenia

October 29th, 2012

The rooms are designed in light colours with textile floors and glass partition walls to the bathroom. Rooms apear more like a homely living rooms also due to custom designed furniture pieces like the black table or mirrored wish box with mini bar.

W French Quarter hotel by Nemaworkshop, New Orleans

October 4th, 2012

The main dining space has one way glass installation where glowing bottles multiply into infinity and a pair of large brass light fixtures recalling the end of a brass horn illuminate the space. Visible from all dining spaces is a gently curving brass bar.

MAMA shelter hotel by Philippe Starck, Marseille

October 4th, 2012

The second branch to the ‘MAMA shelter’ in Marseille was designed by Philippe Starck and represents the idea of hospitality that is present in every culture around the world.

Yusuhara Marche market & hotel by Kengo Kuma, Yusuhara – Japan

September 25th, 2012

Yusuhara Machino-eki is a complex of a market selling local products and a small hotel with 15 rooms. Combining the two different functions via atrium, a new core facility was born for the town of 3,900 in the mountains.

Hotel Droog, Amsterdam

September 18th, 2012

From October onwards, Droog will offer the chance to catch some shuteye after perusing its wares. Amsterdam’s original Staalstraat store has undergone a major renovation to become Hotel Droog – but there’s only one room available in which to sleep.

The Harbour Rocks Hotel by SJB Interiors, Sydney

July 16th, 2012

Sydney design studio SJB Interiors have navigated the minefield of restrictions and regulations imposed by heritage status to restore one of Sydney’s architectural gems to its original glory.

MOODs Eco Hotel, Prague

June 16th, 2011

Settled within a quiet side street just a few steps away from Prague’s city center, the MOODs hotel is a gorgeous, high-tech and eco-friendly boutique accommodation, designed by a team of Czech architects led by Vladimir Žák and Roman Vrtiška. This posh retreat has transformed the hotel scene in the historic capital, offering unparalleled service and luxurious comfort to its visitors. Situated in a refurbished building was once a bank, the hotel opened its doors just two years ago with stunning interiors built from fast growing bamboo, recycled-wood floors and it even features a luscious living wall at the entrance made entirely out of moss.