Grid patterns and crisp lines are softened by an earthy colour palette in thisΒ hotel interior in Chengdu, China, by local firm Archetype Design Organization. Located in a building from 2002 that was previously used as shops and offices, the 3,209-square-metre Buda Hotel is sandwiched between the city’s busy Yizhou Avenue and a quiet community neighbourhood.…

Moody grey rooms add to the spooky ambience of this hotel in New Orleans that occupies a 19th-century infant asylum renovated by Lambert McGuire Design. Hotel Saint Vincent is housed within a red-brick building that was founded in 1861 as The Saint Vincent’s Infant Asylum. Hotel Saint Vincent is located in the Lower Garden District…

A convent, an infant asylum and a mid-century motel are among the buildings converted into eight unusual and stylish hotels you can stay at in New Orleans. Hotel Saint Vincent in the Lower Garden District, New Orleans, by Lambert McGuire Design Built back in 1862, this red brick building used to be the Saint Vincent’s…