Jewel of the Greek Islands: Grace Santorini Hotel by Divercity Architects

Divercity Architects in partnership with mplusm Architects have designed the Grace Santorini Hotel, completed in 2010. Aptly called Jewel of the Greek Islands, this 20-room boutique hotel is located in the picturesque island of Santorini.   Grace Santorini is an exclusive boutique hotel in Santorini, Greece, perched above the world-famous Caldera with breathtaking views and sumptuous sunsets. The hotel has received global critical acclaim and was listed in the Condé […]


Lush Greenwall + Reclaimed Wood in Hotel Seven4one

Located in Laguna Beach, California is the Hotel Seven4One with lush green feature wall accented with reclaimed wood and a metal fireplace. This small contemporary boutique was designed by Horst Architects. Hotel Seven4one by Horst Architects: This thirteen room boutique hotel in Laguna Beach, California, was recently renovated and remodeled by contemporary architect firm based in Laguna Beach, Horst Architects. The project reflects a forward-looking, contemporary design aesthetic while at […]


Sumptuous POD Hotel in South Africa by Greg Wright Architects

Greg Wright Architects designed POD Boutique Hotel located in Camps Bay, Cape Town, South Africa. This sumptuous and stylish 15 bedroom suite hotel was completed in 2009. POD Boutique Hotel by Greg Wright Architects: Conceived of as a discreet and super-stylish location and getaway on the Camps Bay strip, this project is set to become the destination of choice for those “in the know”. A unique palette of granite, slate, timber […]


Stunning Hotel Wiesergut is a Haven in Winter

Monika Gogl, Gogl & Partners Architekten designed the architecture of Hotel Wiesergut located in Hinterglemm, Austria as a haven for those who love winter sports and warm hospitality. The hotel was a 14th century family estate that was converted into a contemporary 4-storey shelter situated right on Saalbach Hinterglemm ski area with majestic mountains in the background. Description from Hotel Wisergut: At Wiesergut, nature takes center stage. Monika Gogl of Gogl & Partner […]


La Plage Casadelmar by Jean-François Bodin

French architect Jean-François Bodin designed the La Plage Casadelmar located in the Corsica region, Porto-Vecchio, France. This beautiful 15-suite boutique hotel features the use of natural materials mixed with light and crisp contemporary elements. Photos by La Plage Casadelmar


Design Contrast: Bed + Breakfast in Belgium

A small building in Belgium, was turned into a home and then to a bed and breakfast. A recent addition was done by the designers from Atelier d’Architecture Bruno Erpicum & Partners. Quite a breakaway from the traditional design of the main structure. The aim was to introduce steel sheets into the existing structure to create a mezzanine floor; the aim then was to extend these sheets outdoors in order […]