Hôtel Americano- a New York hotel for design lovers



The title of this blog post subtly (or unsubtly) reveals what has been on my mind lately: New York! The Decorex Loves Bloggers contest is in full swing, and only a few days until the announcement who will be going to New York next year. With such great competition the chances are slim, but a girl may dream right?

One hotel that I would certainly like to visit one day, is Hôtel Americano. This hotel has just recently opened (in fact, reservations are accepted as of this week), and belongs to Mexican hotel chain Grupo Habita. Mexico-City based architect Enrique Norten of TEN Arquitectos and Paris-based interior designer Arnaud Montigny of MCH created a hotel that is a combination of industrial Manhattan and Latino warmth.

The hotel has 56 rooms and suites and features an outdoor rooftop pool (which becomes a thermal bath in winter), two restaurants and three bars. The hotel is located in Chelsea, a neighbourhood in Manhattan, which is known for its art galleries and its rehabilitated warehouses. It’s not a very touristic area, so staying in this hotel will let you experience life as a real New Yorker. Read The Rest