Articles tagged Hotel


Woods Bagot checks in to Perth’s Palace Hotel

PERTH – The opulence and luxury of a hotel from Western Australia’s 1890’s gold rush make a hospitable home for the Woods Bagot Perth Studio.


The Student Hotel: more than a hotel and not just for students

EINDHOVEN – The latest branch of the rapidly expanding hospitality chain opens its doors, inviting young people to gather, stay, and inspire each other in the hybrid space.

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Buro Curious simulates red-light seduction at the Volkshotel

AMSTERDAM – Buro Curious transforms a bespoke hotel room into a space to seduce and be seduced.


Hotels readers' choice: top projects of 2016

This year hospitality responded to the emerging niche target groups in the world of travel; hostels focus on social interaction for millennials, the flashpackers are met with a dash of luxury, and …


Hospitality hubs designed for social interaction and cultural reflection

AMSTERDAM – The venues in our new book Night Fever 5 are not only destinations to drink, dine and dream from across the globe, they are also spaces for social interaction, with many of the designs …


The Invisible Party's tongue-in-cheek twists rejuvenate the luxury-hotel market

DÜSSELDORF – Designed by Dutch studio The Invisible Party, Hotel The Fritz marks a transformation from tradition to contemporary luxury. 

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A trio of concrete structures by OMA completes Faena’s Miami dream

MIAMI – The story of the mid-beach Faena District began with one man’s dream of transformation. Now, the final stage of the USD 1 billion (EUR 928 million) investment has been completed.


Sir Jony Ive, Marc Newson and Michael Howells transform a hotel lobby into a fairy-tale forest

LONDON – Claridge’s immersive forest installation – designed by Sir Jony Ive, Marc Newson and Michael Howells for the Christmas period – merges nature and technology. 

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Ventura Lambrate

Night Fever 5 out soon: discover the latest trends in hospitality design

AMSTERDAM – The next edition of our sought-after book series Night Fever will be out soon, brimming with design inspiration from across the globe. Pre-order now to get 20% discount!

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Room Mate Hotels' Milanese digs have a local touch, courtesy of Patricia Urquiola

MILAN – International hospitality chain Room Mate Hotels opens its 22nd and perhaps most enviable location yet in a renovated late 19th-century building just across from the Galleria Vittorio …


X+Living's Chinese hotel targets millennials

HANGZHOU – Wheat Youth Arts Hotel by X+Living stages a series of installations to encourage guest interaction. 

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Hospitality destination Oddsson gets dosed in design extremes with a playful twist

REYKJAVIK – Döðlur's hospitality concept for Oddsson takes on a mix of design extremes, putting them in a melting pot and producing a simple yet very powerful idea.