SEARCH

Marriott International debuts in Taipei

by Sophie Cullen on Nov 16, 2015 in Interiors
Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Share on Sina WeiboShare on Tencent WeiboEmail this to someone

The Taipei Marriott Hotel has recently opened in Taiwan marking the first foray into the country for the brand

The hotel is the first five-star property in the Dazhi area of Taipei, the capital’s newest commercial hub, and is part of the largest integrated destination complex in the city. With interiors by Yabu Pushelberg, it houses 320 guest rooms, a modern convention centre, five restaurants, spa facilities, outdoor pool and a Grand Ballroom.

Taipei Marriott Hotel Exterior

Interiors incorporate a neutral colour palette of ivory, cream and grey, accentuated by unobstructed views of Taipei through the floor-to-ceiling windows in every room. Double vanities and rain showers have been included in each bathroom to enhance relaxation.

Comfort Suite Bedroom low res

As a part of Marriott's "Green Hotel Development" initiative, indigenous shrubbery and flowering plants can be found throughout the grounds interspersed with pieces of art and sitting areas. Inspired by the nearby butterfly biosphere reserve on Mt. Jiannan, an aluminium sculpture named "Butterflies" and created by Spanish artist Manolo Valdes, sits in the centre of the landscape to serve as a tribute to nature and the arts.

Grand Ballroom_Wedding 2

, , , , , , ,

Recent Posts

  • r_hjortshoj_-_noma_web-332_original

    NOMA 2.0


    The award-winning restaurant worked with BIG to create a new home and restaurant village just outside of Copenhagen’s city center

    Posted on Oct 15, 2018
    View
  • Lacime Architects

    Poetic justice


    Traditional Suzhou architectural forms are reborn in the award-winning Dajia community villas by Lacime Architects

    Posted on Oct 9, 2018
    View
  • DSC_4035

    Prison break


    Perspective takes a closer look at Hong Kong’s largest revitalisation project, Tai Kwun: from colonial-era relic to 21st-century hub for art and culture

    Posted on Oct 6, 2018
    View
  • 9. The Hall

    Run of the mills


    The Mills – a new cultural complex, creative co-working space and start-up hub pays homage to Hong Kong’s golden era in the textile industry

    Posted on Oct 4, 2018
    View
Top