Archive for the ‘hotel’ category

Hotel Altis Belém by RISCO Architects, Lisbon

January 28th, 2013

The design opens up the hotel functionally and formally to the riverside promenade with a ground level that is open to the public and houses shops, a restaurant, café and bar and an extensive open-air seating area.

Sleeping Around shipping container pop-up hotel, Antwerp

January 27th, 2013

Sleeping Around is a unique pop-up hotel. The term “pop-up” goes beyond merely “making an appearance”. Here, it denotes exclusivity, flexibility and innovation: a unique experience with a strong element of surprise. Already successfully employed in retail, the concept has never been extensively applied to hotels. Until now, that is.

W London hotel by Concrete

January 25th, 2013

W London hotel by Concrete

Hotel O by Ora-Ïto, Paris

January 25th, 2013

Hotel O is a haven of peace where well-being and comfort reign. In keeping with Ora-Ito’s original style, the hotel is a harmonious blend of clean lines, smooth and relaxing curves, within a delicate and original style.

Velassaru Maldives island hotel

January 22nd, 2013

This expressive island hotel holds details inspired by local architecture, while the finishes are luxurious and invite to a world of indulgence. If there is a place where memories of an almost impossible beauty become the foundation for inspiration, then this place is perfectly defined by its motto: “Live in your world. Play in ours.”

Monaci delle Terre Nere boutique hotel, Sicily – Italy

January 21st, 2013

The house which dates from 1800 is listed as one of historical importance.It is now a place where traditional Sicilian Architecture is combined with contemporary art and living. In the process of restoring the buildings we have applied the principles of Bio-architecture. Over 50% of our energy comes from renewable energy such as sun and wood.


January 18th, 2013

Modern art also has its place in this establishment, since the hallways of each floor have been decorated with graffiti murals by nationally and internationally recognized illustrators and designers.

Move Hotel by Studio Marco Piva & DHK, Veneto – Italy

January 17th, 2013

The main element of the project was the development of a formal continuity between the structure and the surrounding area, with a focus on light colours and natural materials, in harmony with the surrounding green areas, to create a pleasant, welcoming and elegant environment.

Iceberg Suite 315 by Wouter Biegelaar, Jukkasjärvi – Sweden

January 16th, 2013

Every year, artists and designers are selected to construct an Icehotel suite during the months of November and December – multi-disciplinary designer Wouter Biegelaar was asked to create the latest iteration called ‘Iceberg Suite 315’.

Hotel Spa NauRoyal by GCP Arquitetos, São Paulo

January 15th, 2013

The program for the Nau Royal Boutique Hotel has been divided into two blocks of rectangular plans – the street block and the beach block – separated by an inner garden/lobby, in which there vertical circulation in staircase, connecting the three floors: basement, ground and first floor.

Hotel Paradis lobby by Dorothée Meilichzon, Paris

January 14th, 2013

Hotel Paradis lobby by Dorothée Meilichzon, Paris

Room Mate Emma Hotel, Barcelona

January 9th, 2013

Room Mate Emma Hotel, Barcelona

The Waterhouse Hotel at South Bund by Neri&Hu, Shanghai

January 8th, 2013

Neri&Hu was also responsible for the design of the hotel’s interior, which is expressed through both a blurring and inversion of the interior and exterior, as well as between the public and private realms, creating a disorienting yet refreshing spatial experience for the hotel guest who longs for an unique five-star hospitality experience.

Kempinski Das Tirol hotel, Jochberg – Austria

January 7th, 2013

Kempinski Das Tirol hotel, Jochberg – Austria

Le Sereno by Christian Liaigre, Saint-Barthelemy

January 4th, 2013

Le Sereno is composed of 37 exquisite villas and suites, restaurants, bars and even a spa.

The Rooms hotel by Rooms, Kazbegi – Georgia

January 2nd, 2013

The use of natural materials in the interior creates “mountain hotel” style, guests feel themselves immediately at home. The ambiance of the lobby has combination of different layouts, with elements of industrial design combined with comfortable leather armchairs found in a club or cigar lounge.

Das Stue hotel, Berlin

December 27th, 2012

Das Stue hotel, Berlin

Mandarin Oriental Hotel by Wilmotte and Sybille de Margerie, Paris

December 21st, 2012

Mandarin Oriental Hotel by Wilmotte and Sybille de Margerie, Paris

The Cambrian Hotel by Peter Silling & Associates, Adelboden – Switzerland

December 13th, 2012

The Cambrian Hotel by Peter Silling & Associates, Adelboden – Switzerland

Hotel Americano by Enrique Norten/TEN Arquitectos, New York

December 11th, 2012

Located on West 27th Street between 10th and 11th Avenues, the Hôtel Americano sits on what is one of New York’s most active gallery streets by day and vibrant club scenes by night. The façade of the hotel directly reflects this dichotomy. The hotel floors are set back from the street behind a stainless steel mesh screen, with catwalks between.