Dongguan, an ancient town in southern China more recently known for its manufacturing plants, boasts a suburb near Songshan Lake that is popular as a staycation destination with young couples and families. As Starwood came on board after base building construction was complete, the hotel includes elements that deviate from typical Aloft standards, such as its room dimensions and its separate conference and banquet annex. Despite these departures, Spatial Concept was able to impart the brand’s sense of fun and place to the property.
2015 July – HD Network
2016 January – Interior Design China