‘Best New Design Hotels’
Los Angeles, Lima, Copenhagen, Shanghai, London
The well-known travel magazine Condé Nast Magazine has selected twenty of the world’s most interesting hotels on its 2014 Hot List of ‘Best New Design Hotels’. CN Magazine lists these hotels as “properties whose architecture and interior design are defining style today”. We give you the top 5 on the list, located in LA, Lima, Copenhagen, Shanghai and London.
1. Ace Hotel Downtown LA
182 rooms, doubles from $219. Located in the historic United Artists building. “An unabashed hipsters’ playground, from the wall lined with vinyl records behind the check-in desk to LA Chapter’s coffee bar serving Stumptown coffee across the hall.”
2. Hotel B, Lima
17 rooms, doubles from $ 215. Located in a Belle Époque mansion in the seaside district of Barranco in Lima. Big bath tubs, a collection of works by up-and-coming artists on the walls.
3. Hotel d'Angleterre, Copenhagen
90 rooms, doubles from $ 500. Located in a landmark dating to 1755. A hotel that is as elegant and sophisticated as the surrounding streets.
4. Mandarin Oriental Pudong Shanghai
362 rooms, doubles from $ 400. “With colorful mosaic murals, expansive common areas, and elegant lighting, it’s a hotel befitting China’s most energetic, forward-thinking city.”
5. The London EDITION
173 rooms, doubles from $ 450. Home to the Punch Room, one of the hottest clubs in town. Rooms are not large, but they have extra-wide beds. In the restaurant, Berners Tavern, you can “watch London’s most colorful figures materialize before you."