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the Adelphi Hotel mark II

Most Melburnians know the Adelphi as “the hotel with the over hanging rooftop pool”. Originally built in 1938 as a warehouse for the rag trade, the building’s simple and elegant design received its first makeover in 1989 by architects Denton Corker Marshall. It opened in 1993 as a minimalist 34-room boutique hotel, the first of its kind in Australia, complete...

Ovolo Hotel Melbourne

The Ovolo Hotel a former lacklustre serviced apartment block located on Little Bourke St in Melbourne’s CBD has been transformed into a boutique hip Hotel, aimed at tech-savvy professionals. A key part of the design challenge for the design team at HASSELL was instilling a unique ‘local identity’ into the design of the hotel. Situated at the top end of Little Bourke Street surrounded by...