These days, hotels try to use all ways to attract customers. This can be new design, hot new services or “eco-friendly” label. The latter can be seen in various areas, such as water conversation, use of recycled wood, and application of various technologies that help to decrease environment pollution. If sustainability is an important factor for you when choosing a hotel, pay attention to the URBN Hotel Shanghai, a boutique hotel that is all about ecology and sustainability. The 26-guestroom boutique hotel was originally opened in 2008, and not so long ago it was reopened after renovation. This is a hotel where guests will find modern and chic design together with latest technologies in the sustainability area, use of latest efficient technologies and wonderful service. Recycled wood and reclaimed bricks there are combined together with focal points. The hotel’s lobby is decorated with antique suitcases that were found and taken to the hotel at local markets.
Hotels rooms are made in a more luxurious way. Guests will be certainly pleased with silks and velvets that adorn the rooms, and intimate lightning only adds to the total atmosphere. The Jay Godfrey Courtyard Suite has the feel of a Soho loft that was combined with some distinct Asian influences. Black lacquer decorations make a kind of a bridge between the styles, while pendant lights make the suite’s illumination sophisticated and unusual.