Hospitality Design - May 2016 - (Page 314)

second act projects les bains A famed Paris nightclub is reborn By ALIA AKKAM Photography by GUILLAUME GRASSET 1 In 1885 Les Bains Guerbois, a thermal bath retreat beloved by both French novelist Marcel Proust and weary workers from nearby Les Halles food market, opened in Paris. Then, nearly a century later in 1978, an on-the-rise Philippe Starck transformed the Haussmannian building into Les Bains Douches, the legendary (and debaucherous) nightclub where A-list celebs including Mick Jagger, David Bowie, and Yves Saint Laurent took in live performances by the likes of Depeche Mode, cavorting among the vintage bathhouse tiles. Today, the 3rd arrondissement institution finds new life as the swank Les Bains hotel. 314 May 2016 2

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Hospitality Design - May 2016

Hospitality Design - May 2016
Online TOC
From the Editor
People: HD Summit
People: CitySCENE Atlanta
Business Sense: Mergers
Sustainable Studio: Toscana Resort Castelfalfi
Inspiration: Zaha Hadid Superyachts
Trends: Airport Lounges
Trends: Extended Stays
Places: Austin
Places: London
Interview: Brad Wilson
Interview: Chip Conley
Interview: Alan Faena
Interview: Neil Jacobs
Interview: Pacifica Hotels
5 Questions for Dan Flannery
Profile: Thom Filicia
Trends Custom Art
ICFF Preview
HD Expo Preview
From the Show Director
Conference Highlights
Show Highlights
Places: Las Vegas
Special Feature: Los Angeles
The Camby Hotel + Axiom Hotel
Seamarq Hotel
The Charmant Hotel
Soho Farmhouse
Generator Amsterdam
Ovolo Woolloomooloo
Rivertown Lodge
Casa Bonay
Belmond Eagle Island Lodge
Les Bains
Talde Miami Beach
Ad Index
Back Space

Hospitality Design - May 2016