A major eye-catcher is the gigantic greenhouse roof, which covers everything (All images: Purelations)

Hybrid hotel design Yalo: ‘du jamais vu’ approach in Belgian hospitality scene

In the centre of Ghent (Belgium), at the Brabantdam, the Yalo Urban Boutique Hotel opened its doors at the end of last year. 92 design rooms, a cocktail and wine bar, a foodie restaurant, urban jungle meeting rooms and a rooftop bar with a 360° city view alone make Yalo

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Photo: Marc Goodwin Archmospheres

Helsinki Central railway station becomes design hotel

The Scandic Grand Central Helsinki is located in the old administrative buildings of the Helsinki Central railway station. With its 500 rooms, together with meeting and banquet facilities, Scandic Grand Central is among the largest hotels in Finland. The project consisted of the restoration and adaptive reuse of administrative buildings

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