hotel design

Grounded Luxury: The role of rugs in hotel design

The modern hotel experience is not what it used to be. Design, ergonomics and lived…

The modern hotel experience is not what it used to be. Design, ergonomics and lived experiences inform all aspects of…

Designed by architects WilkinsonEyre, Crown Sydney on track for December 2020 opening

Crown Resorts has marked milestone for its Crown Sydney development, with the topping out of…

Crown Resorts has marked milestone for its Crown Sydney development, with the topping out of the building marking the completion…

Kendra Pinkus, Design Maverick

When is the best time to go it alone and establish your own practice? Well…

When is the best time to go it alone and establish your own practice? Well it’s always a huge professional…

Making Swedish minimalism meet Japanese aesthetics

Housed within a 1920’s former bank, Tokyo welcomes new boutique hotel designed by Claesson Koivisto…

Housed within a 1920’s former bank, Tokyo welcomes new boutique hotel designed by Claesson Koivisto Rune inspired by “aimai” (erasing…

Shopping in paradise

Amanpuri's new retail pavilion designed by renowned architect Kengo Kuma seamlessly blends in with its…

Amanpuri's new retail pavilion designed by renowned architect Kengo Kuma seamlessly blends in with its beautiful surroundings.

Ministry Of Design’s ‘Colonial Prestige’

Ministry of Design transposes heritage in the new quasi-colonial Prestige Hotel in Penang, with a…

Ministry of Design transposes heritage in the new quasi-colonial Prestige Hotel in Penang, with a contemporary interpretation of Victorian design…

A Japanese zen oasis in Kyoto’s forest

How can design reimagine and add value to modern luxury today? Situated in a secluded…

How can design reimagine and add value to modern luxury today? Situated in a secluded and undisturbed forest in Kyoto’s…

Green is the new black

Hotel Chadstone Melbourne is a new five-star hotel by dwp and Bates Smart that puts…

Hotel Chadstone Melbourne is a new five-star hotel by dwp and Bates Smart that puts fashion – and sustainability –…

“I Couldn’t Believe It. The Pace & Complexity Is Astounding”: Chris Wilkinson On Sydney’s Urban Future

The city’s most sought-after residences have just reimagined Sydney. But One Barangaroo’s architect, Chris Wilkinson,…

The city’s most sought-after residences have just reimagined Sydney. But One Barangaroo’s architect, Chris Wilkinson, says “It was a question…

Integration: The key ingredient of CASE-REAL

One of Japan's leading architecture and design firms, Case-Real looks to integration as a key…

One of Japan's leading architecture and design firms, Case-Real looks to integration as a key element across their practice, both…

Meet the visionary behind Ovolo Hotels

No doubt we have all encountered frustrations in our travels, but few have turned those…

No doubt we have all encountered frustrations in our travels, but few have turned those frustrations into a collection of…

When life imitates art, or M.C. Escher: Studio 10’s Maze Hotel

Inspired by the escapist maze-like qualities of historic Dutch artist M.C. Escher, Maze Hotel by…

Inspired by the escapist maze-like qualities of historic Dutch artist M.C. Escher, Maze Hotel by Space 10 is all about…

Neri&Hu creates a moment of pause

Neri&Hu inserted a dramatic courtyard into a rigid structure creating a moment of tranquillity at…

Neri&Hu inserted a dramatic courtyard into a rigid structure creating a moment of tranquillity at Alila Bangsar – a hotel…

Adelaide gets its first ever ‘skinny micro hotel’

The micro hotel trend, which has taken the hotel industry globally by storm, is all…

The micro hotel trend, which has taken the hotel industry globally by storm, is all set to make a thunderous…

Richards & Spence exemplifies tropical vernacular

For Ingrid Richards and Adrian Spence, Brisbane is more than just the city they call…

For Ingrid Richards and Adrian Spence, Brisbane is more than just the city they call home – it's a wellspring…

Woods Bagot’s Ovolo The Valley is anything but boring

Here’s a hotel that puts you at the centre of its live theatre. Ovolo The…

Here’s a hotel that puts you at the centre of its live theatre. Ovolo The Valley appeals to the independent,…

Now you see it, now you don’t: The Fantauzzo by SJB

SJB has designed The Fantauzzo hotel with a tonal, fractal façade that visually recedes into…

SJB has designed The Fantauzzo hotel with a tonal, fractal façade that visually recedes into its natural and manmade surroundings.

Hotel futures with Woods Bagot, and the launch of Et Al

In the next 10 years we’ll see 14 million new hotel rooms built – a…

In the next 10 years we’ll see 14 million new hotel rooms built – a large proportion of them being…

The final furnishings of QT Perth

QT Perth represents a new level of designer hospitality in the heart of WA. For…

QT Perth represents a new level of designer hospitality in the heart of WA. For the final touches, Indyk Architects…

Adventurous hospitality at JW Marriott Hanoi

A Michelin star chef and a killer hospitality fit-out collide in the latest restaurant offering…

A Michelin star chef and a killer hospitality fit-out collide in the latest restaurant offering at JW Marriott's Hanoi hotel.…