Hotel Trend Coming: The Outdoor Living Room

February 3, 2009

Mondrian Hotels in general are my landscape hotels of the week.  Why? The pictures speak for themselves, but I want to point something out here…these hotels are at the forefront of hotel design and they are noticeably putting a huge priority on the design of their outside spaces.

When not dealing with large pieces of land, the landscape is often the overlooked opportunity for hospitality properties to make a guest impression.   Outdoor rooms are nothing new as trends go, but I think there is a growing swell that as our houses need to become smaller and more efficient, rooms that are outside will become important and take on a more ‘designer’ flair.

Mondrian miami outdoor living room

Mondrian South Beach

Mondrian LA outdoor living room

Mondrian LA outdoor living room

Mondrian LA’s  Skybar and ‘Outdoor Living Room’.

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  1. Don Kaplan says:

    On the terrace with blue couches; what kind of roses are those? thanks. Don

  2. rochelle says:

    Don- Not sure….I think it is possible that it is not roses at all but rather bougainvillea.

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