As the age-old adage goes, the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. In South Tyrol, Saltaus, Apfelhotel’s young new generation of owners are breaking new ground while staying true to their traditional roots. noa*’s novel design and architecture evokes the vintage charm of this historical hotel while creating an oasis for the senses and shared moments. Photography by Alex Filz
HUALUXE Hotel & Resorts designed by CCD / Cheng Chung Design (HK) is IHG’s another classic work in its exciting course of reformation, and a new international luxury hotel brand tailored to Chinese guests. Relying on IHG’s world-renowned excellent management system, it’s dedicated to providing attentive and considerate services in a new definition of Chinese hospitality centering on four principles: Chinese etiquette; status recognition; rejuvenation with nature; and enabling spaces, which offers an ideal choice for business, entertainment, family reunion and friend gatherings. Photography by Zhu Hai, Qiu Xin.
The Canine & Feline Hotel designed by Raulino Architect is located in Parada, Vila do Conde and the main program consists of temporary dog and cat accommodation, a hotel where the animals stay for a few days, during holidays or professional travel of their owners. The remaining program is a complement to the space’s activity, with a veterinary office, a grooming room, outdoor training areas and a swimming pool for pets. Photography by João Morgado
The Hotel Maritim designed by Dom Arquitectura is located on Roses beach promenade wanted to renovate the entire ground floor. Updating the common spaces, while still maintaining their same existing uses. The hotel’s ground floor is divided into three areas: the hall and reception, the bar, and the terrace.
BLUR is an upcoming 5 star boutique hotel designed by BAD. Built by Associative Data located in one of the most prestigious neighborhoods of Beirut city, facing Mediterranean Sea. The driving forces behind the concept are the vistas and the strong relationship with the water. The façade treatment gives the impression of a wet feel to the building; a sort of Mirage or Blur.
The Petit Palace Santa Barbara is located in an old palace in Alonso Martinez plaza, making it its own right in a surprising and captivating space in the heart of Madrid.
Given the characteristics of the building and its large courtyard, Teresa Sapey Studio projected a magical place to accompany the romantic spirit of the building.
This hotel, located in Hangzou area, near the West Lake, just opened in 2016. Mario Mazzer Architects has developed the concept of Nook Hotel bedrooms and suites and designed all furnitures for bedrooms and lobby area.
In the heart of the historic landmark that is Sevilla, face to face with the Giralda and the biggest gothic cathedral in the world, there you find EME Catedral Hotel, a versatile, open and surprising designer Andalucian setting. The old and the new Sevilla at EME Catedral Hotel. A different look.
The Poseidonion Hotel originally opened in 1974, still occupies a commanding position representing the unique culture and history of Greece and Greek mythology.
Sympathecally refurbished in 2011 to depict service elegance and style, the owners choose timber flooring from Dennebos throughout the hotel bedrooms and in the welness centre. The ethos of the design decision was to reflect an era of wealth, privilege, refined hospitality and comfort.