The Telegraph - One of the more modest in the Derby Hotels Collection, this is nonetheless a well-designed and comfortable place for style on a (medium) budget, with some intriguing architectural details and a fascinating collection of Asian sculpture from the turn of the last millennium. read more
Fodors - Designed in the style of a New York City loft on a tree-shaded street in the heart of the Example, this hotel blends exposed brick, steel, and glass with Greek and Italian marble and Indonesian tamarind wood to achieve a downtown cool.
Rooms have a certain masculine aesthetic, with leather sofas and headboards, exposed brick walls, chrome fixtures, hardwood plank floors and dark bedding. Interior-facing rooms have private balconies. read more
Barcelona Film Commission - Located in a former hospital from the last century, avant-garde in style and with a cast-iron structure reminiscent of the lofts in New York’s Soho, this building has a distinctive stone and glass façade and an interior in minimalist Zen style. read more
Barcelona Tourist Guide - The hotel interior is decidedly subtler - dim lighting sets the tone for the hotel's style. The floor is marbled with a bottle green glass section running down its centre, there are black leather couches and fur rugs. The front desk is backed by a wall of dark brown crocodile skin leather and has a canopy of back lit grey glass. read more