l’Abbaye de Fontevraud

Jouin Manku

21 Aug 2014

Patrick Jouin and Sanjit Manku of Jouin Manku have recently undertaken and completed a grand project, to re-open a hotel and restaurant in the Saint-Lazare priory in French city Fontevraud. The UNESCO-classified Abbey, with its 1000 years of history, once housed monks and was also a hospice for nuns. The designers immersed themselves in its unique past, to capture its essence and the

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Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht

Marcel Wanders

14 Aug 2014

The Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht has recently won's award for 'Best Design Hotel', the latest addition to a large list of industry-recognised awards for the hotel and its ever so stylish interiors. These were brought to life through the vision of local and renowned interior and product designer, Marcel Wanders. The building, originally the public library of Amsterdam, was

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ME Hotel Dubai

Zaha Hadid Architects

08 Aug 2014

Omniyat, a leading developer in the Middle East, recently unveiled the renderings for the interiors of the Middle East's first ‘ME by Melia' Hotel. Designed by Zaha Hadid, the hotel will be located inside her Opus development in Dubai. The Opus, in Burf Khalifa District, will feature signature interiors by Hadid as well as limited edition furniture pieces. The exterior was also designed by

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Vesper Hotel

Studio Akkerhuis

06 Aug 2014

The Vesper Hotel in Noordwijk officially opened for guests to experience just two weeks ago, the first boutique hotel on the Dutch shore. Promising impeccable service and delivering equivalent standards of craftsmanship with magnificent interior details, owners and brothers Michiel and Martijn van den Berg have turned leisure into art. They enlisted the help of architect Bart Akkerhuis, in

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W Chicago Lakeshore

Meyer Davis Studio

18 Jul 2014

New York, NY (July 18, 2014) Meyer Davis, an award-winning New York-based design firm have designed a distinctly modern urban escape filled with dramatic glamour for the newly unveiled W Chicago Lakeshore. The spectacular reimagining of the iconic Lakeshore Drive property forms part of W's innovative design initiative to invigorate the group's key properties across the Americas. To bring the

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