Hotel Design, Planning and Development

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9780750646079: Hotel Design, Planning and Development

Travel and leisure is the world's largest and fastest growing industry. This book anticipates the increasing demand for diverse hotels, resorts, and leisure-time amenities now appearing worldwide. Hotel Design, Planning, and Development presents the range of significant hotel types being developed today and illustrates them in their full global array of settings

The book discusses the latest trends from guestrooms perched atop ultra-tall mixed-use towers to lavish desert villas shaded by high-rise structures to exotically themed resorts rising out of pristine tropical island waters. The book outlines essential planning and design considerations based on the latest data, supported by technical information and illustrations, including original plans. Analysis and theory supports each of the major trends that is presented, highlighting how the designer's work fits into the development of the industry as a whole, and giving a clear understanding of how successful new concepts develop.

The experienced author team and their contributors represent both the professional and academic sides of the subject. In major sections covering Hotel Types, Design, and Development, they provide the developer, architect, designer, and hotel executive with a comprehensive and practical international overview of hotel design.

*Contains an excellent overview of the hotel industry, with international case studies and numerous illustrations
*Includes vital technical information and covers a wide range of hotel types for comparison
*Well-known author team represents both professional and academic sides of hotel design, planning and development

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'Even the most experienced executive traveller will gasp at some of the images in this high quality volume, which opens with some breath-taking photographs of contemporary, international hotel design. Students and professionals of design, architecture and even tourism will find this an invaluable, comprehensive and practical overview of international hotel design and development.'
Project Scotland


Part 1 Hotel Types: Overview; Downtown Hotels; Suburban Hotels; Resorts; Convention Hotels; Conference Centers; Residential and Condominium Hotels; All-suite and Extended-stay Hotels; Super-luxury Hotels; Updating Existing Hotels; Mega-hotels; Mixed-use Developments; Casino Hotels.
Part 2 Design Guide: Site and Master Planning; The Guestroom Floor; Guestroom and Suite Design; Public Space Design; Administration and Back-of-house Design; Technical Co-ordination; Special Systems;Construction.
Part 3 Development Guide: Development Planning; Hotel Management; Future Development.

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Rutes, Walter; Penner, Richard H.; Adams, Lawrence
Editore: Architectural Press (2001)
ISBN 10: 0750646071 ISBN 13: 9780750646079
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Descrizione libro Architectural Press, 2001. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0750646071

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