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h2 Hotel / David Baker + Partners

  • Architects: David Baker + Partners
  • Location: 219 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg, CA 95448, USA
  • Architect: David Baker + Partners
  • Interior Design: Jen Gadiel Design and Marie Fisher
  • Landscape Architect: Andrea Cochran Landscape Architects
  • Lighting Designer: Horton Lees Brogden
  • Mechanical/Plumbing Engineer: Guttman + Blaevoet
  • Acoustical Engineer: Wilson Ihrig + Associates
  • Contractor: Midstate Construction
  • Photographs: Brian Rose

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From the architect. Registered for LEED certification, h2 Hotel infuses all aspects of its design, operations, and attitude with eco-consciousness—including such energy-saving measures as a green roof and solar panels.

© Brian Rose
© Brian Rose

Reclaiming the site of a gas station, the inn is a key part of the restoration of Foss Creek, which flows through the length of the town. The inn embraces the creek, preserving the giant, spreading Live Oak tree and restoring the surrounding banks.

© Brian Rose
© Brian Rose

The hotel rejects fussiness and caters to active users with a scaled-down pragmatic luxury. Custom bike racks hold PUBLIC bicycles on hand for guests to take a spin around town. In contrast to the energetic common spaces, the simple and functional rooms offer a restful retreat from the activity of busy north Sonoma County days.

© Brian Rose
© Brian Rose
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