Hotel Californian is a small piece of Spain in California, the hotel is located on the beautiful coast of Santa Barbara, Los Angeles. Inspiration for the exteriors of the hotel, which houses 120 rooms, was the architecture of the Mediterranean and Morocco: white facades and terracotta roofs, prints, mosaic tiles and lamps from multi-colored glass. The rooms do not just have categories, they are divided by names, for example, “Sevilla”, “Granada”, “Sevina”. There is a swimming pool on the roof, bar and relaxation area. And below, in a cozy yard, weddings often take places. Amazingly beautiful place!
Courchevel is probably the world most famous alpine resort with expensive hotels and magnificent nature. And the recently opened Six Senses hotel is the embodiment of what wealthy tourists from all over the world come for – luxury and authentic comfort. The rooms are decorated with a noble wood, the decor is dominated by warm dark shades, and the interiors were created by leading European designers. Magnificent!
This incredibly airy and stylish mini-hotel with seven rooms is located in Sitges, Spain. The white interiors incorporate elements of several styles: Scandinavian, Mediterranean and Boho. The space is not overloaded with furniture and details, which creates a lot of light and air. In addition to the veranda on the second floor, there is a magnificent terrace with a swimming pool that resembles a Moroccan riad. An ideal place to relax in the Mediterranean!
This hotel in the German town of Offenburg has a very symbolic name – Liberty. The thing is that the hotel is located in a unique building of the former prison, so the special memories for each guest are guaranteed. Loft style decor is perhaps the best choice for such a place: brick walls, open space foyer, industrial decor elements very well fit into the overall concept. Could you stay here for some days?
A Bela Aurora hotel in the heart of Porto (Portugal) got an interesting building with a history. The house was built in 1870 and was originally exclusively private. During the reconstruction, the owners were guided by one important goal – not to destroy the atmosphere of the mansion, which for many years was so carefully created by the previous owners, but to make the hotel comfortable for travelers from all over the world. You will not find a fancy decoration or exclusive design solutions, however all the rooms are bright and very cozy. The hotel owners are proud not only of the building itself, but also of its location – the hotel is within walking distance of the famous Carlos Albert square, the Lello library, the Torre dos Clérigos church and the House of Music.
The George is a new hotel just 20 km from New York, in the town of Montclair, and this is the first joint project of the famous make-up artist Bobbi Brown and her husband Stephen Plofker. In the early 20th century this building was a private house, then in the 1940s a small hotel, now it is a modern and stylish boutique hotel with a special atmosphere. It offers bright and modern rooms with a retro touch.
Nobu Hotel Shoreditch in London attracts not only with chic contemporary interiors but also with impressive and memorable façade. The gorgeous building has beautiful balconies with terraces, which cascade descend from the top down – this design is not very typical for the English capital, but it certainly makes an impression. Inside there are laconic interiors in black and gray tones with golden accents, the designer played here not only with forms and texture but also with different cultures: there are both European and Japanese design elements. And it’s not accidental because the hotel is famous for its Japanese restaurant, headed by chef Nobu Matsuhisa.
The Gray Hotel in Chicago provides stylish interiors and comfort at the highest level thought out to the smallest detail. Inspiration for the design was the famous Art Deco style, but the interiors are also full of contrasts. For example, guests are greeted by an elegant white marble hall and a staircase, and then they enter a dark bar-library. The are both light rooms of pastel colors, and dark ones. Such a game of opposites makes The Gray Hotel a place of attraction not only for tourists, but also for businessmen, politicians, and also weddings and conferences. Wonderful place!
The Grand Pigalle hotel is located in Paris’ 9th district, and this area is vibrant and diverse – here you will find fine restaurants and galleries, noisy bars, clubs, and cabarets. No surprise Grand Pigalle is also bright and impressive. The hotel occupies the whole historical building on rue Victor. There are 37 rooms designed in bohemian Parisian style with aged wallpaper, golden lamps on walls and cozy bathrooms. The bar area resembles a café from the 20s or 30s of the last century, and the reception stand seems to be saying: welcome to the one of a kind Paris!
Today we have the opportunity to make a quick virtual trip to the beautiful paradise island of St. Barth, which is located in the Caribbean and is a favorite place of many famous celebrities. Even Roman Abramovich has acquired a lot of 70 acres here. But we want to share the pictures of a wonderful hotel Le Toiny, located on a cliff with incomparable views of the bay and access to one of the best beaches with palm trees. The rooms are decorated in a simple way but look so harmonious and warm. Pur beauty!