The nowadays modern hotel design with the glass panel curtains usually consists of luxurious appearance, with glamour atmosphere at every corner of its building. This design was been famous for hundred years, and become the most standard theme for every starred hotel in the world. However, people starts to feel boring with this theme, as people now prefers comfortable place over the luxury in the hotel, either for holiday or for a business trip. The some hotel management realized this and change their elegance appearance to be a more relaxing and friendly theme to their customer. One of them is the management of Opposite Hotel, which hired the Kengo Kuma studio to build a wonderful hotel project in the middle of Beijing City, China.
The Opposite Hotel takes an odd shape of a huge box between other buildings on its surrounding. The fresh green color fulfilled its exterior; with the unique glass panel curtains that make it look fresher than any building around it. The unique green, blue, yellow and transparent pattern on its exterior invites every eye to look at it, make this extraordinary hotel design become an astounding building on its neighborhood. Pretty nice, isn’t it?
The rooms in the hotel are arranged around the huge atrium at its center, following the Chinese traditional home arrangement that encapsulated common space between the private areas. The interior is fulfilled by fun color and cheery atmosphere, with combination of modern and natural material to boost up the client’s mood. The glamour feeling, however, still can be felt on some corner, such as the central lobby with dark color scheme and the futuristic restaurant in it. The guest’s rooms are rather relaxing, with clean and open room arrangement and transparent wall between the bedroom and the bathroom. The bathroom has a wonderful wooden bathtub for a wonderful bathing experience to their guest, while the bedroom itself get a relaxing atmosphere that come from the soft natural light coming from the wide glass curtain on its side.
This wonderful hotel finally breaks down the walls and put a new definition of a hotel design with its unique appearance. The easy and less serious style not only fun for the guest, but also invites them to stay and enjoy every single facility in it until they feel satisfied. Well, without no doubt, this unique modern hotel design with the glass panel curtains is a wonderful place to spend your holiday in the Beijing, a perfect place to stay and relax on your free time in holiday.