In renovating this aging Silicon Valley hotel, its owner saw an opportunity not only to refresh the property but to reposition it as a hip, intimate boutique hotel that would cater to a market segment largely ignored by other local offerings. The design team’s goal was to develop a residential feeling and to establish mood through texture, color and light. An inviting lounge with modern furnishings and saturated color accents sets a tone that is carried through to guest rooms and other public areas. The multi-phased renovation included eight guestroom floors, three large ballrooms, a lounge and a fitness center.
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