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Nobu Hotel Shoreditch / Ben Adams Architects

  • 00:00 - 8 May, 2018
  • Curated by María Francisca González
Nobu Hotel Shoreditch / Ben Adams Architects
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  • Architects

  • Location

    10-50 Willow St, London EC2A 4BH, United Kingdom
  • Category

  • Design Team

    Francesca Pont, Michael Wilson Katsibas, Mark Conroy, Emma Holt, Francis Hunt
  • Contractor

    MTD Contractors Ltd.
  • Interior Designers

    Studio MICA and Studio PCH
  • Concrete Contractor

    Leaner Construction LTD
  • Landscape Architects

  • Structural Engineer

    Walsh Associates
  • Client

    Willow Corp.
  • Area

    9400.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

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Text description provided by the architects. The client required a beautiful hotel that could accomodate a variety of unique rooms, from suites to luxury apartments, a gym, spa and state-of-the-art restaurant.

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© Nicholas Worley

This design marries the creative energy of the location with Nobu’s values of simple luxury with a façade that fragments at the eastern end and descends into a welcome new pocket park, overlooked by the warehouses of Great Eastern Street to the North.

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© Nicholas Worley

Nobu requires that all their buildings reflect their immediate context. Our palette of concrete, bronze, timber and glass, overlaid with creative textiles and warm fabrics create a simple, considered and raw aesthetic.

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An intimate garden at basement level is articulated into terraces, seating and planting, and provides natural light to the triple height restaurant and bar space that sits below the hotel.

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© Nicholas Worley

The target market is affluent professionals who enjoy luxury travel destinations and exceptional cuisine.

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Nobuyuki “Nobu” Matsuhisa is a renowned Japanese celebrity chef with an established reputation and well-loved brand. People will often travel the world to taste his food so this hotel needed to represent this brand and offer a true Nobu experience.

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Cite: "Nobu Hotel Shoreditch / Ben Adams Architects" 08 May 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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