Consistent column treatment of internally lit glass columns, coupled with new external glazing, tie the outside to the inside.
Exposed ceiling, mood lighting, designer furniture, a lobby lounge with a bar/pantry focus, and state of the art technology gives an energetic ambience. The reception, handling 800 guests daily, is clustered into 5 check in/out islands. The bar lounge with various furniture groupings becomes an interactive social place all day long.
The design results in a young, open and welcoming experience by blending these zones into one visually open environment.
Luggage storage is a major functional issues. Wall treatments in the formed of stacked luggages dramatize the space.