Domaine des Etangs

Isabelle Stanislas Architecture

25 Apr 2016

Domaine des Etangs is an 11th century chateau decorated with contemporary art and pieces of rock from the Rouchechoart meteorite, which fell to earth some 200 million years ago. Architect by profession, Isabelle Stanislas is one of the few decorators to have developed a real artistic approach to structure. Hence why Isabelle was chosen to decorate the Chateau and four suites in the

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Casa Ellul

Chris Briffa Architects

22 Apr 2016

WIN Awards 2016 Hotels entry In 2010, two brothers asked for ideas to develop their inheritance: a dilapidated townhouse passed across five generations, facing the most iconic Valletta church. Andrew and Matthew Ellul were undecided between selling and letting the property. At the time, Valletta was an office-based rental market, when we suggested a boutique hotel, they were sceptical. With

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The Old Clare Hotel


19 Apr 2016

When Loh Lik Peng, founder and owner of Unlisted Collection: was introduced to a heritage site at the top of Chippendale’s Kensington Street back in 2011, it was both love at first sight and the beginning of a puzzling project. Fast-forward four years, and what is set to be Sidney’s finest boutique design hotel is officially open for business.  Two iconic heritage-listed

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Room Mate Giulia

Patricia Urquiola

30 Mar 2016

   Room Mate Hotels, the hotel chain starting a change in tourism founded and chaired by Kike Sarasola, has opened its first hotel in Milan: Room Mate Giulia designed by Patricia Urquiola. This becomes the third hotel of the chain in Italy, adding to those located in Florence, Room Mate Luca and Room Mate Isabella.  “Working with Room Mate is wonderful, they have given me

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The Laslett

Waldo Works

24 Mar 2016

Occupying  five terrace  houses  on  Pembridge Gardens,  the  Laslett celebrates  the characterful and eclectic cultural heritage of Notting  Hill. With 51 bedrooms and ground  floor café, bar, bookshop and pop up space, it has all the comforts of a friend’s townhouse with the feeling of being connected to the

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