The Flushing Meadows Hotel & Bar

The Flushing Meadows Hotel & Bar

Architect
Arnold / Werner
Location
Fraunhoferstraße 32, 80469 Munich, Germany | View Map
Project Year
2014
Category
Bars

Hotels
Stories By
Arnold / Werner

VOLA
Shayne Thomas
Product Spec Sheet

ElementBrandProduct Name
ManufacturersVOLA
Interior furnitureThonet
Furniture–belle lightClassicon
Flooring: Swiss high quality oak parquetBauwerk Parquet
Interior furnitureCarl Hansen & Søn
Roofing: plasterboardKnauf

Product Spec Sheet
Interior furniture
404 by Thonet
Furniture–belle light
Flooring: Swiss high quality oak parquet
Interior furniture
Roofing: plasterboard
by Knauf

The Flushing Meadows Hotel & Bar

Arnold / Werner as Architects

The Flushing Meadows Hotel & Bar is located on the top two floors of an industrial building in Munich’s most vibrant neighborhood, the Glockenbach. Right here the rough atmosphere bonds with the individual touch of every single room to form sophisticated design in warm ambience. Eleven loft studios are located on the 3rd floor which are designed in collaboration with selected personalities from various creative fields. The 4th floor is home to five different sized penthouse studios, in parts with a private terrace and a custom-built furniture concept by Arnold/Werner. The bar is located on the same floor and a creative haven for locals and guests alike with its roof-top bar and panorama view.

What was the brief?
A coustom design hotel

What were the key challenges?

renovating an aging industrial building from the 70's and transferring it into a warm boutique hotel

What materials did you choose and why?
timeless valuable materials like oak and copper

 

Material Used :
1. Facade cladding: kept the existing one
2. Flooring: Swiss high quality oak parquet, Bauwerk
3. Doors: custom made by a carpenter 
4. Windows: Velfac
5. Roofing: plasterboard, Knauf
6. Interior lighting: Cupper, Ceiling Lamps, PSLab, Flos
7. Interior furniture: Thonet, Carl Hansen, Self-designed

The Flushing Meadows Hotel & Bar is for aficionados.

VOLA as Manufacturers

A home-away-from-home for cosmopolitan travelers, who appreciate attention to detail, design and personalized service. This space is an intimate alternative for guests that have seen their share of nondescript business hotels.

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