The Rockwell Hotel

Image - The Rockwell Hotel A jewel of a restored English hotel, The Rockwell manages to combine traditional charm with contemporary ambience. A four-storey South Kensington Victorian terrace house was retrofitted to the highest standards, with modern touches such as vivid green window sashes and delicate glass balustrade. A sense of hushed sophistication is apparent the moment you enter The Rockwell:...

The Soho Hotel

Image - The Soho Hotel The first "deluxe hotel" in the Soho district of central London. The property was created on the site of a former multi-story car park between Dean and Wardour Streets. Following the site's demolition, fresh construction was undertaken and an entirely new hotel building, architecturally sympathetic to the original red-brick structure, has replaced it. The Soho Hotel has 85...

Covent Garden Hotel

Image - Covent Garden Hotel Surrounded by 21 theaters, the Covent Garden Hotel is directly in the center of London's entertainment district, only a short walk to Soho and the Royal Opera House. In the midst of so much drama, the design hotel certainly holds its own, providing delights to match any West End show. At reception, guests are greeted by grand curtains, adorned with English roses, before...

Metropolitan London

Image - Metropolitan London When Metropolitan London first opened in 1997, it saw the traditional neighbourhood of Mayfair rock with a new kind of visitor - fast, fashionable aficionados of modern design. Now, more than ten years down the line, the 150-room contemporary showpiece created by United Designers, is looking as hot as ever, having undergone a complete refurbishment, introducing Wifi throughout...

Boundary Hotel

Image - Boundary Hotel Located amidst the plentiful galleries and studios of London’s famed Shoreditch quarter, Boundary is a celebration of fine art and fine taste for the sophisticated traveller. Its twelve elegantly quirky guest rooms are spread across two floors, each inspired by a legendary designer or design movement, from Young British to Bauhaus, Eileen Gray to Le Corbusier. Above, five...

Knightsbridge Hotel

Image - Knightsbridge Hotel On a quiet, tree-lined street in London's Beaufort Gardens is Knightsbridge Hotel, where owner/designer Kit Kemp continues to expand upon her stylish palette. Specially commissioned art adorns the reception area, and the two drawing rooms ­ both featuring French sandstone fireplaces that­ range in style from romantic to ethnic. Guestrooms are done in Kemp's famous "fresh,...

Number Sixteen Hotel

Image - Number Sixteen Hotel Design Hotel Number Sixteen is just steps away from the Victoria & Albert and Natural History Museums as well as Harrods, Knightsbridge shopping and Hyde Park. Situated in a white -stuccoed Victorian terrace, Number Sixteen's guestrooms are fresh, bright and soothing, while the drawing rooms offer bold splashes of colour on walls and textiles. The subtle surprises at...

Haymarket Hotel

Image - Haymarket Hotel A bold step away from cookie-cutter minimalism, the Haymarket Hotel fuses contemporary design elements in a solid, classical setting in an ultra-central London location. The Haymarket's façade was designed by John Nash, the master architect who developed most of Regency London, including Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square and the adjoining Haymarket Theatre. Now extensively...

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin

Image - Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Located in the heart of the most magical place on earth, the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort provides a truly extraordinary backdrop for your vacation or meeting. Beautiful tropical landscaping, tranquil waterways and classic art and architecture work together to create a stunning landmark in the midst of one of the most spectacular places on earth. Swan guest rooms...

Sanctum Soho Hotel

Image - Sanctum Soho Hotel Sanctum Soho Hotel is an oasis of comfort, style and sophistication in the heart of London’s buzzing West End. Situated on Warwick Street, two beautiful Georgian townhouses have been converted into a sumptuous 30-bedroom boutique hotel - an exclusive and extravagant playpen for the most discerning of guests. Making the most of its quiet position, just off Regent Street,...

Hope Street Hotel

Image - Hope Street Hotel Hope Street Hotel is as confident, open and welcoming as Liverpool itself. A city with a feel for the past, but its eyes on the future, the port has always been one of the UK's most international and lively regions. Bringing a clean new style to the historic Hope Street Quarter, the proprietor-managed hotel is housed in a former warehouse, built in 1860 in the style of a...

The Sofa Hotels & Residences

Image - The Sofa Hotels & Residences When renowned Turkish architect Sinan Kafadar built Istanbul’s Sofa Hotel, he had something bigger in mind than just an average boutique property. His creation is a mash-up of chic atmosphere, ultra-modern technology, extraordinary service and celebrated art gallery – a true gem of the local hotel scene, dressed in minimalist chic with hints of Ottoman flair. Of course, The...

Bentley Hotel

Image - Bentley Hotel The product of Milanese architects Piero Lissoni and Nicoletta Canesi's creative inspiration, the Bentley Hotel is a temple to radiance and light. A few minutes from Istanbul's most popular shopping streets, in the center of the city's European section, the construction was three years in the making, proving the maxim that good things come to those who wait. A meeting point...

Hillside Su Hotel

Image - Hillside Su Hotel Imagine a place of purity, where serene, crisp white connects with flashes of fiery red and mysterious black. Underscored by an ambience of passion and perfection, Hillside Su is a dynamic, inspirational haven. An environment that encourages exploration and inner freedom, inviting you to revel in your own individuality. Look in the seductively designed mirrors and glass...

Kruisherenhotel-Maastricht

Image - Kruisherenhotel-Maastricht Located in the city-center of Maastricht, this renovated 15th century monastery of the Crutched Friars offers you a breathtaking synthesis of a veritable Gothic exterior with a sleek, dressed-down modern interior. Many innovative solutions for structural challenges (e.g. a glass elevator connecting the church to the monastery area) only confirm the notion that the sobriety of...