Called SOF, the building is clad in aluminium with windows framed by dark horizontal bands across the facade.
Photographs are by Jakub Kaczmarczyk, Ovotz design Lab.
More Dezeen stories about J Mayer H Architects:
Brauner Wegner Priehn centre for dentistry
J Mayer H book competition
Home.Haus foster home
An den Alster office building
Steckelhoern 11 office building
Danfoss Universe theme park extension
Chit.Chat and Positive.Negative art installations
Here's some text from J Mayer H Arhictects:
Opening of SOF - Hotel Park Inn, Krakow, Poland
October 8th 2009 marks the opening of SOF, the new Hotel Park Inn, Krakow, Poland designed by J MAYER H architects in collaboration with GD&K Consulting Sp. z o.o. and OVOTZ Design LAB.
The hotel is being constructed in the city centre, at the intersection of important transport routes. The hotel is located in the vicinity of the planned Congress Centre as well as near to the Wawel Castel and the histrorical Jewish district.
It offers splendid views onto the old city centre. The new property is characterized by clear horizontal line, picking out the panorama-view as a central theme. The Facade is emphasized by black and white aluminium stripes, seperated by dark glass windows.
Opening: 8th October 2009, 9 PM
Location: SOF - Hotel Park Inn, Krakow, Poland
Investor: SOF Debniki Development sp. z o.o.
Client: GD&K Consulting Sp. z o.o., SOF Debniki Development Sp. z o.o. (UBM + GD&K Group)
Architect: J Mayer H Architects with OVOTZ design Lab.
General Constructor: PORR (Polska) S.A.
Project Management: UBM Polska sp. z o.o.,
Project Administrator: GD&K Consulting sp. z o.o.,
Interior Design: JOI-Design GmbH with OVOTZ design Lab.
Photographer: Jakub Kaczmarczyk, Ovotz design Lab
Project Team: Juergen Mayer H., Marcus Blum, Jan-Christoph Stockebrand, Wojciech Witek, Magdalena Skoplak-Seweryn, Jakub Kaczmarczyk
Build for The Rezidor Hotel Group
- Auditorium in the Church of Saint Fran…cis' Convent by David Closes
- New Refuge Gervasutti by LEAPfactory
- Carl Turner design open-source house t…hat floats on floodwater
- Nestlé Chocolate Museum by Rojkind Ar…q. 2
- Slideshow: Plaza Espana by Menis Arqui…tectos
- Museum for Architectural Drawing by SP…EECH Tchoban & Kuznetsov
- Alternative Design for MoMA Tower at 5…3 West 53rd by Axis Mundi
- Plantahof Auditorium by Valerio Olgiat…i
- Green Cast by Kengo Kuma and Associate…s
Sign up for a daily roundup
of all our stories