Posts Tagged ‘Hotel’

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.

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.

Beresford Hotel bar by Kerry Phelan Design Office, Sydney

March 28th, 2012

The brief was to create a live music venue that would appeal to inner city locals in particular. We immediately looked to venues in London and NYC for inspiration. We wanted to retain the laid back feeling of the existing pub downstairs, but as the venue will be attracting international acts, were keen to add a bit of glamour.

Ozone (The Ritz-Carlton) by Wonderwall, Hong Kong

September 16th, 2011

Located on the top 15 floors of the International Commerce Center (ICC) in Kowloon, the new Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong, will be the world’s tallest hotel. Situated on the top floor of this hotel is the bar/lounge, OZONE.

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.

Commerce Design Award: PANTONE HOTEL

June 9th, 2011

The Pantone Hotel, designed by Michel Penneman and Olivier Hannaert, invites its visitors to discover Brussels through a coloured lens in an environment with all necessary comfort. The first hotel in the world inspired by the Pantone colour code, shows on each of the seven floors a different colour that returns in the details in every room such as the unique pictures of Victor Levy, an abstract version of Brussels’s city landscape.