The great robot recall

Japan’s novel Henn-na hotel has laid off half of its 243 robot workforce after it emerged that the labour-saving machines caused more problems than they were solving.


Exploring the animal-free materials of London’s vegan hotel suite

Design studio Bompas & Parr has found a way to weave plant-based materials into the interior design of a hotel suite.


Introducing the guest-friendly features of Form Hotel Dubai

A new concept in the city’s Al Jadaf neighbourhood allows guests to personalise their own unique stay.


Embracing self-sustainability in hotel design

How are hotels integrating sustainable features, such as energy efficient facilities, reduced water consumption and natural ventilation?


Hey Angie: the rise of voice assistants in hospitality

Voice assistants are working their way into the hotel space as designers look for ways to personalise the guest experience.


Reuse, repurpose and recycle

Designers are repurposing existing, unused spaces to reduce the environmental impact of hotels and create a novel guest experience.


An urban haven in the heart of Beijing

The latest Urban Resort Concepts luxury hotel combines traditional Chinese design elements with a contemporary structure.