Grand Hyatt Shenzhen Hotel

Wilson Associates

13 Dec 2010

Wilson Associates design luxurious hotel in Shenzhen, China The interior design approach for this hotel was entirely architecture-focused. Starting with an initial review of the building's massing and form, the design team recreated the entire 'crown' of the tower to resemble a stylized Chinese lantern. By carving away the interior space rather than infilling it, the design makes a confident

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Shashi Prabhu & Associates

04 Dec 2010

SoBo Club Opens doors after 24 months Garware Club House is one of Mumbai’s leading Sports Clubs located on the prestigious Marine Drive of South Mumbai. This sports club was originally built in 1974. Leading sports designer, Mr. Shashi Prabhu, was the Architect chosen by the Bombay Cricket Association (BCA) to design this project at that time. After almost 35 years, the Shashi Prabhu

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Bunnag Duangrit

15 Nov 2010

Exotic Retreat in Ancient TownDesign HotelsTM announces its new member in Laos: the Alila Luang Prabang which opened on 1 October 2010. The all-suite resort is located in the UNESCO World Heritage town Luang Prabang, the former royal capital of Laos. Architect Bunnag Duangrit created a contemporary hotel, while conserving the site's architectural heritage. The hotel's design is also of historical

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Buro Happold

08 Nov 2010

Barbootel Ahoi in Belgium. Moored at the Buda Island on the Leie, which is situated in Heandelskaai the trading Quay of downtown Kortrijk, is a tiny hotel created in a converted boat. A dynamic city of about 80.000 inhabitants, Kortrijk lies in the Belgian Province of West Flanders. Barbootel Ahoi has been converted into an unusual hotel and cafeteria serving drinks and snacks to attract the

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Anouska Hempel Design

11 Oct 2010

New Chapter For Iconic Blakes Hotel Anouska Hempel, backed by a consortium of investors, has re-purchased Blakes Hotel and will shortly unveil a two-year programme of complete refurbishment. "Blakes is widely recognised as the forerunner to the luxury ‘boutique hotel' concept and we are looking forward to restoring it to its former glory" said a spokesperson for Blakes Hotel. The iconic

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