the rinku gate tower building りんくうゲートタワービル, rinkū gēto tawā biru is a 256-metre 840 foot tall skyscraper located in rinku town, izumisano, osaka, japan. the 56-storey building was completed in august 1996 following the design of nikken sekkei and yasui architects & engineers.
the dorchester is a brunei-owned five-star luxury hotel on park lane and deanery street in london, to the east of hyde park.it is one of the world's most prestigious and expensive hotels. the dorchester opened on 18 april 1931, and it still retains its 1930s furnishings and ambiance despite being modernised. throughout its history, the hotel has been closely associated with the rich and famous.
rooms were originally available at what seemed a very cheap price, leading many other hoteliers to predict the failure of the buffalo hotel. the opening night price was as low as $1.50 for a guest room, leading to the slogan 'a room and a bath for a dollar and a half'.
a love hotel is a type of short-stay hotel found around the world operated primarily for the purpose of allowing guests privacy for sexual activities.the name originates from 'hotel love' in osaka, which was built in 1968 and had a rotating sign.
lotte new york palace hotel is a luxury hotel in midtown manhattan, at the corner of 50th street and madison avenue. the hotel's property includes the historic landmark villard houses and an adjacent modern 55-story skyscraper.
the palace hotel is a landmark historic hotel in san francisco, california, located at the southwest corner of market and new montgomery streets. the hotel is also referred to as the 'new' palace hotel to distinguish it from the original 1875 palace hotel, which had been demolished after being gutted by the fire caused by the 1906 san francisco earthquake.
larger buildings may also have decks on the upper floors of the building which can be open to the public as observation decks or greeneries. a deck is also the surface used to construct a boardwalk over sand on barrier islands. . deck on roof of hotel in new york.
the 23 hectare 57 acre area around jeddah tower will contain public space and a shopping mall, as well as other residential and commercial developments, and be known as the jeddah tower water front district, of which, the tower's site alone will take up 500,000 m 2 5,381,955 sq ft .
the first reinforced concrete building in southern california was the laughlin annex in downtown los angeles, constructed in 1905. in 1906, 16 building permits were reportedly issued for reinforced concrete buildings in the city of los angeles, including the temple auditorium and 8-story hayward hotel.
the old post office building's 315-foot 96 m clock tower is the third-highest building in washington, d.c., after the washington monument and the basilica of the national shrine of the immaculate conception. the tower's 270-foot-high 82 m observation deck offers panoramic views of the city and its surroundings.
place viger was both a grand hotel and railway station in montreal, quebec, canada, constructed in 1898 and named after jacques viger, the first mayor of the city.although combined stations and hotels were common in the united kingdom in the late 19th century, place viger was the only such combination in canada.. place viger was designed by bruce price for the canadian pacific railway, and was .
journey's end corporation founded 1978 in belleville, ontario built two-story hotel buildings with no on-site amenities to compete directly in price with existing motels. rooms were comparable to a good hotel but there was no pool, restaurant, health club, or conference center.
in addition to the hotel and the casino, other buildings include a 19,000 m 2 . gardens, hundreds of trees and plants, and a public observatory deck on the cantilever with 360-degree views of the singapore skyline. the skypark is accessible only to hotel guests for security reasons. interior of the shoppes at marina bay sands.
hotel ratings are often used to classify hotels according to their quality. from the initial purpose of informing travellers on basic facilities that can be expected, the objectives of hotel rating have expanded into a focus on the hotel experience as a whole. today the terms 'grading', 'rating', and 'classification' are used to generally refer to the same concept, that is to categorize hotels.
‹ the template infobox building is being considered for merging. kimpton fitzroy london hotel chain kimpton hotels general information location russell square, london, uk coordinates 51 31′22″n 0 07′30″w / 51.5227 n 0.1250 w / 51.5227; -0.1250 opened 1900 owner covivio hotels management intercontinental hotels group design and construction architect charles .
stay on main formerly cecil hotel, hotel cecil, and informally the cecil is a budget hotel in downtown los angeles, located at 640 s. main street, opened in 1927. it has 600 guest rooms. the hotel has a checkered history, but as of 2017 it was being renovated and redeveloped into a mix of hotel rooms and residential units.
the guoman tower hotel formerly thistle near tower bridge is one of the largest hotels in london with over 800 bedrooms, and is regarded by some as one of the ugliest - it was twice voted the second ugliest building in london, in a 2005 time out poll, and in a 2006 bbc poll - and most insensitively located brutalist buildings in the city.
in may 2015, lotte hotels & resorts, a south korea-based owner and operator of luxury hotels, agreed to a deal acquiring the hotel for $805 million from northwood investors. lotte hotels & resorts completed the acquisition on august 28, 2015. the hotel was then renamed as lotte new york palace hotel. description