Motel One is a 12 storey high quality, stylish and affordable new landmark hotel providing 374 rooms in Glasgow City Centre.
The ground floor of the building provides active street frontage and contains reception, foyer and bar areas together with back of house service zones. A mezzanine level will provide additional front of house seating areas and additional back of house facilities.
Externally a highly controlled limestone clad curved facade is proposed to the Oswald Street elevation and contrasted by the glazed tower element to the north elevation which addresses the Hope Street vista. The glazed facade treatment is continued to the top set back two floors to Oswald Street.
Feature external lighting to the facade will be a key design feature and will be incorporated into the building aesthetic throughout.
Located within the City’s central office core and international financial services district, as well as neighbouring Glasgow’s proposed high speed rail link to the airport, this development will make a positive and striking contribution to the City.