Cool Hotels Best of Europe (Photography) - 383279235X
ISBN: 978-3-8327-9235-0 Format: 25 x 32 cm 650 color photographs Text in English, German, French, Spanish and Italian Hardcover The diversity among...... more
ISBN: 978-3-8327-9235-0 Format: 25 x 32 cm 650 color photographs Text in English, German, French, Spanish and Italian Hardcover The diversity among Europe's cultures is reflected nowhere better than in the way the contingent's top hotels are presented. Whether the glamorous luxury of legendary grand hotels that have been rejuvenated by contemporary interiors or the avant-garde hotels designed by international star architects, they are in themselves worth a sojourn. This magnificent volume shows the 94 best hotels from Moscow to Lisbon on 396 pages, and how each so uniquely combines excellent service with distinctive style. With designs that intrigue and amuse, these accommodations highlight the absolute best in groundbreaking architecture and design. Stunning photographs showcase bold use of materials, innovative artworks, hip furnishings as well as creative color combinations. Each hotel is a true microcosm of the cutting edge aesthetic. The fantastic pictures, accompanying texts and useful information perfectly prepare you for your next holiday, short vacation or business trip. Indispensable information and inspiration for the hip traveler A valuable, extensively illustrated reference for design lovers and professionals alike.
Advantages: Great value for 5* hotel, very modern, clean Disadvantages: Air-con was broken down..
....30am and slept on the benches for few hours.
There are three airports in Berlin, which are Schoenefled, Tegel and Tempelhof. We went to Berlin Schoenefled with Easyjet and this is the furthest airport from town centre and to the hotel (Grand Hotel Esplanade), it took us about 1 hour. The closest airport is Berlin Tempelhof it would be about 20 minutes from town and 30minutes from Berlin Tegel...
Advantages: Stylish hotel in a superb location. Unique feature of huge aquarium in hotel atrium. Disadvantages: One bed rather than two pushed together would have been nice!
...and calming - such a contrast with the bustling city streets.
Situated on Karl-Liebknecht-Strasse in the Mitte district of Berlin, this hotel is superbly situated for sightseeing. The River Spree runs to one side of the hotel and if you leave from the main door and turn right you are just a few metres away from a boarding point for sight-seeing boat trips. You will also be facing the Cathedral (Dom...
...In April 2009, my generous self booked a weekend away to Berlin for my Germany-loving boyfriend to celebrate his birthday. After many hours scouring the net, looking at hundreds of reviews on a number of websites, I decided the 'Meliá Berlin' would be the perfect hotel. I was really impressed with the hotel, especially it's location. It was an excellent base in which to explore the city from...