Posts Tagged ‘Hotel’


In All-Time-Favorites, Architecture, Design, Travel, Uncategorized on August 31, 2008 at 2:29 pm

As I have an exceptionally long list of my favorite hotels around the world, I think it would be best if I gave you a list up until now, and after this point I’ll give you the obligatory Photo+Link+Why-I-Like-It entry. 


So here goes, my favorites for the past few months:


Merchant House Hotel-Tallinn, Estonia

The Three Sisters Hotel- also in Tallinn, Estonia

Bentley Hotel-Istanbul, Turkey

LUSH Hotel- also in Istanbul, Turkey

The Mediterranean Beach Hotel-Limassol, Cyprus

Londa Hotel- also in Limassol Cyprus

Lungarno Hotels- (throughout Italy)

The Mercer- NYC


and many more!

I’ll do full posts on all my favorite hotels NOT included in this list…





Sandcastle Hotel

In Architecture on August 30, 2008 at 7:40 pm

The world’s first sand castle hotel opened at Weymouth Beach in Dorset (UK) this summer. The hotel was constructed from about 1000 tonnes of sand, the British sculptor Mark Anderson was commissioned by laterooms.com to create the hotel. For a mere $21 a night, guests can enjoy sleeping on a sand bed, bask in the summer sun and listen to the tide…


Sounds fabulous to me! Especially since it has been raining for the past few weeks…