A.N.D. / Nomura Co.Ltd Shortlisted for the Hotel Design Award – Asia-Pacific

A.N.D. / Nomura Co.Ltd have been successfully shortlisted for the Hotel Design Award – Asia-Pacific in the International Hotel & Property Awards 2014 with The Prince Sakura Tower, AUTOGRAPH COLLECTION in Tokyo, Japan. This project is the renovation of an old Western-style hotel located in the heart of traditional Japanese gardens, rebirthed into a contemporary Japanese-style hotel.   Shinagawa is a busy city known as the doorway of Tokyo from the Edo period and still remains the same. The design concept

Further Shortlist Success for L’Apogée Courchevel in the IH&P Awards 2014

design et al are delighted to announce that The Oetker Collection‘s L’Apogée Courchevel has acheived further shortlist success in the International Hotel & Property Awards 2014, now shortlisted in both the Ski Hotel and Hotel Design Award – Europe categories. The hotel is located at the top of Courchevel 1850 and will offer the most desirable skiing experience. The opening ceremony will take place on 11.12.13. Renowned architect and interior designers Joseph Dirand and India Mahdavi created every element of the interiors from the rooms to restaurants, the


The International Hotel & Property Awards 2014 will be held at the world famous Hotel Cipriani in Venice. This iconic hotel overlooking St Marks Square and the lagoon is the perfect back drop for the awards, which are now in their fourth year. The Awards ceremony will take place on Friday 20 June 2014. Reservations are now open. Early bird booking rate of £228 inc taxes applies. For details please email  

Atrio + Zest Double Success For Soupypie Collaborative

Atrio + Zest at the Conrad, Seoul  have both successfully shortlisted for the ‘Restaurant Within A Hotel’  award (part of the Asia-Pacific Design & Architecture Awards 2013), bringing double success for California-based Soupypie Collaborative. Atrio Atrio is an Italian restaurant nestled in a three storey high space inside the Conrad Seoul Hotel. The hotel occupies one of the four towers in the new International Finance Centre Seoul, the first large scale innovative mixed-use development in Yeouido. The space boasts a

Northern Lights reaches the shortlist for the bar/club/lounge award…

MINARC have reached the shortlist with a third incredible project, Northern Lights, situated within The Ion Luxury Adventure Hotel. The bar will compete for the bar/club/lounge awards in The International Hotel and Property Awards 2013. Overall description of the project: On an island where fire meets ice, comes a new lounge where nothing comes between you and this otherworldly landscape. Design brief: It’s difficult to think of a better way for the modern adventurer to relax and enjoy the otherworldly

Shortlisted: Alma Hotel & Lounge, situated in the heart of Tel Aviv’s UNESCO White City…

ALMA HOTEL & LOUNGE is situated in the heart of Tel Aviv’s UNESCO White City. Setting a new standard in luxury bespoke hospitality, the hotel has reached the shortlist for the Hotel up to 50 Rooms Award within The International Hotel and Property Awards 2013. Submitted by Jacob Peres Office, it represents a unique mix of top end opulent and modern design.     Design brief  / project description: 15 lavish, individually designed, deluxe rooms and studio suites referring back

Shortlisted: Taizu Asia Terranean Kitchen, Tel Aviv – evoking a contemporary sense of Asia…

Taizu Asia Terranean Kitchen, Tel Aviv, Israel, has reached the shortlist for the Restaurant Award within The International Hotel and Property Awards 2013. The project was designed by Pitsou Kedem and Baranowitz Amit Studio and submitted by Jacob Peres Office. Design brief / project description: The interior of the restaurant is rooted in two main themes – the five elements of ancient Chinese Philosophy (Fire, Water, Metal, Wood and Earth) and the culinary DNA of the menu. The interior evokes

Alma 1938 have reached the shortlist in the International Hotel & Propery Awards

Shortlisted for the Public / Cultural category in the design et al International Hotel & Property Awards, Alma 1938 designed and crafted the exterior cladding of Hall 1, for a £1.2 billion convention centre in Doha. The leather wallcovering for Hall 1 is a cladding system comprising of leather panels arranged as a tessellation based upon a pattern by the Japanese architect Arata Isozaki. The client also wanted this piece to look like a work of art. Design Brief “An

SHORTLISTED: Silfra restaurant, “a place of beauty and serenity, marvel and euphoria.”

Design Society members Minarc have reached The International Hotel & Property Awards shortlist with another unique project. Shortlisted for the Restaurant within a Hotel Award, Silfra restaurant is situated within Ion Luxury Adventure Hotel, shortlisted last week for the Hotel under 50 Rooms Award (see project).   True to its namesake — the Icelandic natural wonder where Eurasian and North American plates drift apart — Silfra restaurant is a place of beauty and serenity, marvel and euphoria. Through the utilization

Fogo Island Inn reaches the shortlist…

The Fogo Island Inn, Newfoundland, (submitted by Shorefast Foundation) has reached the shortlist for the Hotel under 50 rooms Award in The International Hotel and Property Awards 2013. The Fogo Island Inn is a public building for Fogo Islanders with 29 rooms for guests varying in size from 300 to 1,100 square feet. Located between the communities of Joe Batt’s Arm and Barr’d Islands and facing the North Atlantic, the 40,000 square foot inn and 6,000 square foot outbuilding is

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