Marriott International has built 50 hotels whose construction included assembly of prefabricated guestrooms or bathrooms. These include a 354-key hotel in Hawthorn, Calif., that may have saved a year in construction time, says Jennifer Abuzeid, Senior Director–Global Design Strategies.
The hotel giant has more than 50 projects in the works that incorporate prefab guestrooms or bath...read more
Towneplace Suites by Marriott in Sunnyvale, Calif., is one of Hersha Hotels and Resorts’ managed hotels. In recent years, Hersha has significantly lowered its properties' energy and water consumption. Image: Hersha Hotels and Resorts.
But owners and operators must be on the same page to achieve meaningful sustainability, says a ne...read more
Modular carries a potential cost savings of up to 20%, but there is a risk of up to a 10% loss if delivery or material costs spike, the report says.
Modular construction can deliver projects 20% to 50% faster than traditional methods and drastica...read more
Wanderwall is one of the largest public art pieces in North Carolina. Designed by Marc Fornes/Theverymany, it reimagines an exterior wall of the Stonewell Station parking garage along Interstate 277 in Charlotte (more below). Photo: NAARO
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MCR and Morse Development spearheaded the project.
It will be the first citizenM hotel in California.
Photos: Kruger Images, courtesy DLR Group
The project involved converting a 1904 industrial building.
GKKworks designed the building.
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The project is slated to open in April.
All images courtesy HALL Group.
HKS is designing the hotel.
The hotel will be located in Somerville, Mass.
YotelPAD is a new brand by Yotel.
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Rottet Studio designed the hotel.
All photos courtesy Carney Logan Burke Architects
Carney Logan Burke Architects designed the building.
All renderings courtesy Disney
Reservations for Gran Destino Tower began on Nov. 27.
The hotel was originally designed as a cast-in-place concrete structure.
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Axis/GFA Architecture and Design was the architect for the project.
The Park Avenue lobby within the Waldorf Astoria is one of the hotel's spaces that is a designated landmark. The iconic hotel is undergoing a complete reconstruction that is scheduled for completion in two years. Image: courtesy of Anbang Insurance Group
The refurbished hotel will feature fewer, but larger, guest rooms.
Responding to these shifting expectations, building owners and design teams working in other mark...read more
SB Architects designed the 154-key Conrad Playa Mita, in Punta de Mita, Mexico, to fit snugly into the surrounding landscape. SB Architects.
Creating an experience, with the accent on local color, is flavoring hotel design.
Eight landscape architects are involved in the $3 billion Water Street Tampa project in Florida. Image: Strategic Property Partners
This $3 billion waterfront neighborhood will also include three hotels.
Mold growth is evident behind new VWC during room rehab work in this Tampa hotel; prior to rehab, mold was not present behind the existing VWC.
Do you know the vital signs for avoiding moisture & mold problems? Will your brand standards...read more
The Summit, a 426,000-sf hotel in Cincinnati, is the first to be designed from scratch by its owner-operator, Dolce Hotel and Resorts by Wyndham. Its nine-story atrium, surrounded by glass elevators, allowed the Building Team to redistribute the building’s weight loads and give the hotel more height. Photo: Mike Howard Photography
The Summit hotel and conference center is a converted parking garage that was once a factory....
Photo: Ivan Dupont
The hotel provides 147, 860 sm of space across 42 floors.
There’s two types of people in this world: those who like The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly, and th...read more
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Stantec Architecture and Studio K Creative designed the project.
Rendering courtesy of DAS Architects
DAS Architects designed the project.