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Where the sun goes to set: Shade Factor and Techne reinvent reality at the Village Belle Hotel

Where the sun goes to set: Shade Factor and Techne reinvent reality at the Village Belle Hotel

Shade Factor develops a unique solution for the large windows which adorn a public bar on the corner of Barkly and Smith street.

Candice Bradley comment: Achieving ‘the feel’

Candice Bradley comment: Achieving ‘the feel’

Carr’s newly appointed associate director discusses how to foster the intangible, experiential dimension of hospitality design. It starts with a personal touch and a connection to place.

The striking green spine hidden behind minimal facades: Hotel life in New Delhi

The striking green spine hidden behind minimal facades: Hotel life in New Delhi

A new hotel in India has all the creative design elements under one roof. Justa Nuo by Architecture Discipline is fresh and original, making a statement both night and day in a busy city landscape.

The sweet spot – Studio Lotus balances nature with the man-made

The sweet spot – Studio Lotus balances nature with the man-made

Deep in an Indian forest beside a tranquil lake, the RAAS Chhatrasagar creates its own magic. Designed by Studio Lotus, the property is a perfect place for people who understand that design can both enhance and complement the natural world.

Aesthetically gritty, undeniably hip: The Strand Hotel with George Gorrow

Aesthetically gritty, undeniably hip: The Strand Hotel with George Gorrow

A collaborative design project has delivered an elegantly layered hotel in Sydney. Take a tour with Public Design Group and George Gorrow of Ksubi.

Ace Hotel Sydney rises from within the historic Tyne House warehouse

Ace Hotel Sydney rises from within the historic Tyne House warehouse

Bates Smart director Guy Lake walks us through the architectural aspects involved in transforming a heritage 1915 brick factory into the Ace Hotel Sydney.

Architecture Discipline: Setting a new standard for hotel life in the city

Architecture Discipline: Setting a new standard for hotel life in the city

A new hotel in India has all the creative design elements under one roof. Justa Nuo by Architecture Discipline is fresh and original and makes a statement both night and day in a busy city landscape.

“A multitude of uses contained within one skin”: Elenberg Fraser’s Melbourne Towers

“A multitude of uses contained within one skin”: Elenberg Fraser’s Melbourne Towers

At 380 Lonsdale Street in the Melbourne CBD, two towers are wrapped under one elegant architectural exterior. Meanwhile, a new laneway brings a rich mixture of public and private space to street level.

This hotel is an ode to maximalist bohemian luxury

This hotel is an ode to maximalist bohemian luxury

Designer Rugs joined a team of creatives to transform a heritage Edwardian building into a whimsical paradise.

New life for a colourful heritage: Portarlington Grand Hotel

New life for a colourful heritage: Portarlington Grand Hotel

In a comprehensive redesign, Technē has opened a new chapter for this Bellarine Peninsula institution. Ranging from grand facade to boutique furniture details and everything in between, step inside this reinvigorated hotel.

Kick up your heels at the ultra cool lyf Hotel

Kick up your heels at the ultra cool lyf Hotel

Through colour, texture and contrast, Sora Interior Architecture and Design has created a new style of hospitality design in Collingwood, Melbourne that also brings the idea of community to the fore.

More fun per square inch: Ovolo South Yarra

More fun per square inch: Ovolo South Yarra

Though the design was instigated pre-COVID, Luchetti Krelle’s Ovolo South Yarra is the embodiment of a lockdown antithesis. Prepare for a design festival of 60s influences, pop vibes, Palm Springs glamour, Brutalism and beatnik jive.