Zeppos Georgiadi Architects completed a project of Met Hotel near the port of Thessaloniki, Greece. There are 212 ultra-comfortable rooms and suites, 13 conference rooms, spa, outdoor pool, bars and restaurant «Chan» for real gourmets in this ultramodern hotel. All these features provide pleasant vacation. Guests will enjoy a unique location, modern architectural style and luxury. Rooms and suites of The Met offer views of the sea and city. By the way, design of the restaurant «Chan», located in the hotel, developed separately by Australian designer Andy Martin. As a result, under one roof we can admire two unique works of art.
It’s cold outside, but some people are not afraid of winter weather, and even spend holidays in Ice Hotel. Sweden Ice Hotel is located on the shores of the Torne River, in the old village of Jukkasjarvi in Swedish Lapland. It is built anew every year and has unique interior. The Swedes invite a group of designers who develop the architectural ensemble of the hotel each time. However, it is expensive to spend the night in this place. Suite in the Ice Hotel costs 600 EUR per night, and the standard room – 280 EUR. All the furniture in the hotel including beds, of course, is made of ice. Despite the price, and the temperature 5 degrees below zero The Hotel attracts tourists every year.
Russian based interior design agency Geometrix completed this luxury penthouse apartment interior in the Triumph Palace apartment building in Moscow. For those who like distinguished interior design this penthouse will be the delectation for an eye. Apartment interior design ideas by this company are very comfortable, creative and even unique. There’s some special thrill in this wonderful house equipped with modern bathrooms, private rooms and luxurious master bedroom. Geometrix used a combination of white and black colours throughout which was broken up by a range of textured colours to create a contemporary and luxury space, which leads outside to a balcony with panoramic views of Moscow and beyond where you will be pleased to have sunbathing or star showering through the whole night. This penthouse will leave an unforgettable impression on all of the visitors.
The unusual solution by Ab Rogers Design with DA.Studio is to create an oasis of fun and magic in the heart of the bustling city. The Rainbow House is a unique universe of color, movements and games. Each angle of the house is full of incredible discoveries. For example, hatch in the floor that moves you into the living room, a huge yellow sofa for kids’ playing or a rotating bed and round bath in master bedroom. The center of the composition is a unique staircase made of glass and steel. As it rises through the house, spiral staircase passes through the full spectrum of the rainbow. Its tint spreads out and influences the color of floor at each storey. You’ll never be bored in this house.
La Cova Night Club, new project from Elia Felices, located in Mataro, near Barcelona. This Dance Theatre occupies 500 square meters and includes different areas: cloakroom, ticket office, dance floor where two bars with long counters run along both side, DJ cabin and the area for the audience. The main idea of the project was to create ice cavern in the centre of the city. Decorations, lights, shapes and colors follow this theme. For instance, two enormous neo-baroque lamps hanging like stalactites. The other source of light comes from some standing vases that look like rocks emerging from beneath the floor. This is a place for meeting people and all of the space organized to move easily and communicate with pleasure.
Stairs is a necessary attribute of every building, they lead us through its levels, from one space to another. Of course, as a connecting element of the building, the stairs must be comfortable, but besides the functional specifications style is extremely important. Exterior staircases can decorate the surroundings, as well as spoil it. Your aim is to achieve the harmonious combination of functionality and aesthetics. Extraordinary staircases by Bonansea Scale embody modern design and art. Collection impressed us with its sculptural, unusual staircases in spiral and straight form or a combination of both. Different materials such as brushed steel, glass and wood allow staircases to look great in any interior.
This unique hotel was created by Diametro Arquitectos with interiors by Joseph Dirand and combines modern and retro styles. Distrito Capital is situated in the Santa Fe, Mexico. Reception area decorated by vintage items brings you back to the 1960s. There are 17 rooms and 13 suites in the hotel, which are more like chic art spaces than overnight accommodations, full of vintage furnishings by Charlotte Perriand and other renowned 20th century designers. The hotel also has Enrique Olvera’s fifth-storey restaurant and bar with terrace and swimming-pool with sun loungers. And of course you can enjoy guzzling panoramic views of Mexico.
Capsule is a popular type of hotels in Japan and nowhere else, it’s kind of a Japanese national invention that attracts quite a lot of tourists who want to get some extraordinary experience. But still such places are mostly inhabited by businessmen, who were too late for the last train and have no other way to get back home. All of such hotels are usually located near the train stations or in the entertainment area. The idea of capsule hotels is that you rent a small 1m-1.5m-2m capsule where you can sleep or read the book. It’s perfect if you need to simply sleep over and don’t want to pay for the ordinary hotel room.
9 Hours is one of the most beautiful capsule hotel – since it’s opening in December 2009 the Design Studio S has been awarded many times for the best design for Asia. We would give them a separate Home Reviews award for the outstanding info graphics. The interior of this building resembles the images imposed by many movies about the future. It’s extremely strict and sober, consisting only of the basic shapes and colors.