Hotel Facilities

Travelers are always looking for a home away from home, and the tourist industry needs these vacationers to survive. Creating a winning hotel can benefit everybody, and people will return to your retreat time and time again. 
Modular construction can deliver projects 50% faster

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.

June 26, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Modular construction can deliver projects 20% to 50% faster than traditional methods and drastica...

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Wanderwall, North Carolina 2019 design innovation report: Super labs, dream cabins, office boardwalks, façades as art

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

     

June 25, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

9 projects that push the limits of architectural design, space planning, and material innovation....

Courtesy TWA Hotel

May 16, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

MCR and Morse Development spearheaded the project.

Rendering of completed hotel

All images courtesy Danny Forster & Architecture.

May 13, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Danny Forster & Architecture designed the building.

April 23, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

It will be the first citizenM hotel in California.

March 20, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

GKKworks designed the building.

Kartrite water park under construction

Courtesy Aquatic Development Group

March 05, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is slated to open in April.

All images courtesy HALL Group.

February 06, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

HKS is designing the hotel.

Street view west entrance

Courtesy CambridgeSeven

February 05, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The hotel will be located in Somerville, Mass.

A guest room in the C. Baldwin hotel

Courtesy C. Baldwin Hotel

January 23, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Rottet Studio designed the hotel.

Caldera House exterior

All photos courtesy Carney Logan Burke Architects

December 13, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Carney Logan Burke Architects designed the building.

Gran Destino exterior at night

All renderings courtesy Disney

November 29, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Reservations for Gran Destino Tower began on Nov. 27.

Conrad Playa Mita, in Punta de Mita, Mexico

SB Architects designed the 154-key Conrad Playa Mita, in Punta de Mita, Mexico, to fit snugly into the surrounding landscape. SB Architects.

August 01, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Creating an experience, with the accent on local color, is flavoring hotel design.

Exterior of the Morpheus Hotel

Photo: Ivan Dupont

June 20, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The hotel provides 147, 860 sm of space across 42 floors.

Texican Court aerial rendering
May 04, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

There’s two types of people in this world: those who like The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly, and th...

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Exterior of Zachary Hotel

Courtesy Hickory Street Capital

April 27, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Stantec Architecture and Studio K Creative designed the project.

Cambria Hotel

Rendering courtesy of DAS Architects

April 25, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

DAS Architects designed the project.

Guests ski down the Audemars Piguet hotel des Horlogers

Courtesy of BIG

April 13, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 75,000-sf hotel is currently under construction.

The new Embassy Suites in Pioneer Square

Courtesy of Embassy Suites by Hilton

April 03, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The hotel brings 282 suites to Seattle’s oldest neighborhood.

U.S. hotel markets with the largest construction pipelines

Photo: Pixabay

January 24, 2018 | BD+C Staff

Dallas, Houston, and New York lead the way, with more than 460 hotel projects in the works.

December 13, 2017 | Lodging Econometrics

The top world region by project count is North America.

Wasl Tower with the Burj Khalifa in the background

Courtesy UNStudio

October 19, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 63-story tower will house a Mandarin Oriental hotel, residences, and restaurants.

Living the Till, EoA Inc.'s treetop hotel resort concept, is this year's Radical Innovation grand prize winner. The concept, which allows for temporary inhabitable living in remote areas, was chosen from 65 entries. Image: EoA Inc.

October 06, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The grand prize hotel concept gives new meaning to “back to nature.” 

A hotel in New York

Pixabay Public Domain

September 01, 2017 | Lodging Econometrics

New York has the largest hotel construction pipeline of any U.S. market.

The bar in the Drawing Room at the Whitby Hotel

Photo: David Mitchell

August 29, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The hotel’s uniquely deep foundation allows the building to have extensive amenity space.

The lobby of the Hyatt Regency in Seattle
August 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 45-story, 500-foot-tall tower is composed of two primary volumes.

A common area in the W Hotel in Bellevue, Wash.

The “living room,” a common meeting place within the W Bellevue in Washington State, takes its cue from local long house design. Image: Marriott International

August 14, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The brand’s focus will incorporate aspects of its properties’ surrounding communities.

Hotel Breakers with the recently added Nu-Wood brackets

Photo: Courtesy of Nu-Wood

July 24, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

One of the goals during the hotel’s 2014 and 2015 refurbishment was to create a low maintenance e...

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Rendering courtesy of Luxigon / Mir and Kengo Kuma Associates

June 29, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Kengo Kuma is designing the hotel, which will feature a large garden and a plant-covered façade. ...

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