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The Ultra Lounge, Boston, USA
Thursday 10 Jan 2013
BBGM Interiors was charged with converting the existing Boston Radisson hotel to a boutique lifestyle hotel to be renamed Revere when it launched in April 2012. It is an elegant hotel that is eclectic and timeless and sparks unique features with some whimsy thrown in for good measure. As the hotel sits in the theater district and houses two theaters itself, BBGM Interiors used this as the spring board for the design and transformation.
They envision the hotel as a dramatic play, beginning with the Prologue, the lobby. The drama carries through with scenes being played in the Guest Rooms, Presidential Suite, Meeting Space, Theaters and their Pre-Function spaces. Vividly inspired spaces throughout the hotel culminate in the Finale: The Ultra Lounge. First curtain call is the Emerald Lounge, "the Wicked Jewel of the City." This scene is set with sleek lined furniture and polished finishes and is dramatically lit with a rich green glowing onyx bar. The sculpture feature greets you at the entry and traverses the space referencing the famous twister that inspired that very first iconic journey to Emerald City.
But a lounge is not complete without the VIP Bar, otherwise known as our second curtain call, Ruby Lounge, "those ruby red shoes". Secretly tucked away, the Ruby Lounge's intoxicating poppies lure guests into this intimate space. The sensuous curves of the stiletto heel inspired the bar and lay the groundwork for wicked little trysts.