The Fontenay Hamburg, Hotel Development Germany, Accommodation Architecture
The Fontenay Luxury Hotel Hamburg
Luxury Accommodation in Germany – design by Störmer Murphy & Partners + Matteo Thun & Partners
26 Sep 2013
The Fontenay, a Luxury Hotel in Hamburg
Design: Störmer Murphy and Partners with Matteo Thun & Partners
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Hamburg – The Fontenay Hotel
Architects Störmer Murphy and Partners and Matteo Thun will realize ‘The Fontenay’, a Luxury Hotel in Hamburg
Hamburg based architectural practice Störmer Murphy and Partners together with Matteo Thun & Partners have won the competition for the Grand Hotel “The Fontenay”, situated on the Alster riverside in Hamburg.
With a budget of more than 100 Million Euros, investor Klaus-Michael Kühne, executive chairman and majority owner of Kühne + Nagel Logistics, intends to define a new hanseatic way of luxury.
The hotel building for will be characterised by wide glazed surfaces and white ceramic façade elements, resembling a Gleaming Solitaire. The fluid lines of the ground plan and the rooftop take up the smooth lines of the riverside.
The nine-story building will host a starred restaurant and a wellness area on the upper floors, offering an unobstructed view on downtown. Even the Infinity-Pool with an in- and outdoor area allows the guests to enjoy a privileged view on the Alster river. The hotel will feature 130 suites with a 45 to 250 square metre surface as well as 20 residences.
Construction work will begin in summer 2014. The hotel is supposed to be inaugurated in summer 2016.
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