Hotel Topazz

by BWM Architekten und Partner
Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner

The new Topazz design hotel by BWM Architekten und Partner in Vienna’s city centre can be likened to a glistening, dark-coloured gemstone. Its brown mosaic façade, which absorbs and reflects the natural light, ensures that this building – on one of Vienna’s smallest building sites – is a real eye-catcher. The design, created by BWM Architekten und Partner, is characterised by striking elliptical window openings that jut out slightly. This unconventional, distinctive treatment of the façade gives this round-cornered building a sense of weightlessness and elegance as well as an unusually physical presence within the fabric of Vienna’s historical architecture. Inside, the curved window recesses serve as comfortably rounded spots for sitting or lounging while you watch the hustle and bustle of the city below. In this way, the exterior and interior spaces engage in close dialogue and complement each other. The idea with the portholes was born partly out of a lack of space – with the aim of making the best possible use of the 153 square metres of site area. After relaxing and daydreaming in one of the niches, you will open your eyes and say: Good morning, Vienna!

Photos courtesy of BWM Architekten und Partner

  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner
  • Hotel Topazz BWM Architekten und Partner

Sponsor

Sponsor

  • The Modernatique Chair

    The Modernatique Chair

    The Modernatique Chair is a chair set designed by Korean designer Cho Hyung Suk.
    The collection was showcased for the first time at the Korea Design Festival 2010 in Seoul, ...

  • Col di Lana

    Col di Lana

    Col di Lana, by Paolo Frello & Partners, is located in Milan, Italy. The home contrasts dark wood floors with white walls, and allows for the color in the home to be spoken for by ...

  • A Stylish Home in Voorburg

    A Stylish Home in Voorbur..

    This private residence is located in Voorburg, the Netherlands. The interior is simple but elegant, with works of art that connect each room to the other in style. ...

  • Two-Tree House

    Two-Tree House

    The house is constructed among mature Jerusalem pine trees. Two of the trees have grown in the exact place where the house was to be located. The site was tight, and this led to th...

  • Nova Lima House

    Nova Lima House

    The concept of this project started from the perception of huge tendency that this House would have as a space for CONTEMPLATION.
    First the House would have the purpose of s...

  • BES Pavilion

    BES Pavilion

    BES pavilion is a service space for an open community, focusing on the aspects of art and culture. Located in the central Ha Tinh city, BES (Bamboo + Earth + Stone) is set up from ...

  • Marco Polo Apartment

    Marco Polo Apartment

    Italian architect Carola Vannini has renovated this apartment located in Rome, Italy. According to the architect, the "main characteristic of this project is the huge day area, whi...

  • Stone Respect

    Stone Respect

    The aim was to act respecting the current volumes of this old house, located close to the river in the village of Noutigos. Maintaining the stone facade, replacing the original win...

  • Dune Road Residence

    Dune Road Residence

    This low-key two-story house is sited on a classic ocean front site. The original house, slated for demolition, was built into the dune before current coastal construction standard...

  • Apartment LA

    Apartment LA

    When the first child starts to go to school, the couple bought an apartment in the city, letting the country house where they lived just for the weekends.
    The new home combi...

Mit der Nutzung unserer Webseite, stimmen Sie der Verwendung von Cookies zu. Mehr erfahren.