Bathroom Design has Become Paramount to Overall Guest Experience

With increasingly savvy travellers comes heightened expectations. Guests today not only crave an experience that wows them, but expect it, and these expectations are being...

Chic Magnet: Bedding, Linen and Drapery Trends

The guestroom is an oasis where hoteliers strive to create a home away from home. They aim to please guests with top-notch bedding, high-thread count linens, and...

The New Face Of Public Spaces At Hotels

“People need to have beauty around them all the time,” says Dana Kalczak, VP, Design and Construction, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Toronto. “There’s always a strong...

Canadian Hoteliers Get Creative With Attracting Meetings And Conventions

When it comes to meetings and conferences, a driver of the Canadian economy and a barometer of tourism, business isn’t what it used to be. Consistent annual...

The Right Design Detail Can Make a Hotel Washroom Shine

Whoever said “design is in the details” may have had hotel bathrooms in mind. After all, it’s those details that can set a bathroom apart, creating luxury...

How to Design Bathrooms That Wow

Hotels have become leaders in the bathroom-design market. Many home owners take inspiration for their own home bathroom decor from photos they’ve seen of hotel bathroom trends....

Relaxation Redefined

Spas reinvent themselves to stay current with today's trends. A day at the spa once conjured up images of a restful feminine space featuring...

Designing Hotel Guestrooms To Reflect Local Character

Brand standards may be the determining factor when it comes to certain aspects of hotel design, but, for many hotels, the guestroom is becoming a rich palette...

The 2018 Design Awards — Winner Profiles

50-200 Rooms Restaurant/Bar Design STUDIO MUNGE - AKIRA BACK AT BISHA HOTEL, TORONTO By Danielle Schalk Design Highlights: Diners enter the second-floor restaurant via an immersive sculptural staircase with custom...

Luxury Loos: Latest Designs Lighting Up Bathroom Spaces

For many hotel guests, the bathroom holds a special place. “It turns out the guest bathroom is the single most important part of the hotel experience,” says...