Studio designsquared were lead consultant on the refurbishment of this existing hotel, with a brief to create a new direction for the upscale brand and a ‘flagship’ for Africa.  The overall scope encompassing the full upgrade of public areas, bedrooms, F&B offers along with a separate pool & ocean destination.
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Studio designsquared were lead consultant on the refurbishment of this existing hotel, with a brief to create a new direction for the upscale brand and a 'flagship' for Africa.
Studio designsquared were lead consultant on the refurbishment of this existing hotel, with a brief to create a new direction for the upscale brand and a 'flagship' for Africa.
The overall scope encompassing the full upgrade of public areas, F&B offers along with a seperate pool & ocean destination.
The overall scope encompassing the full upgrade of public areas, F&B offers along with a seperate pool & ocean destination.
Dakar-based metalworkers fabricated complex sculptural wraps, assembled and finished on site.
Dakar-based metalworkers fabricated complex sculptural wraps, assembled and finished on site.
The impressive structures provide a series of key focal points whilst enhancing the transparency of the interior space.
The impressive structures provide a series of key focal points whilst enhancing the transparency of the interior space.
Accor & the design team collaborated with Aíssa Dione, a renowned Senegalese painter, textile designer & entrepreneur to source woven fabrics, furnishings & upholstery.
Accor & the design team collaborated with Aíssa Dione, a renowned Senegalese painter, textile designer & entrepreneur to source woven fabrics, furnishings & upholstery.
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A number of artworks from Senegalese photographer 'Omar Victor Diop' were used for the project and his style is incorporated throughout the hotel.
A number of artworks from Senegalese photographer 'Omar Victor Diop' were used for the project and his style is incorporated throughout the hotel.
A unique solution in relaxed, inspiring surroundings, designed to inspire and connect as part of a rewarding guest experience.
A unique solution in relaxed, inspiring surroundings, designed to inspire and connect as part of a rewarding guest experience.
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A rich, solar palette combines with textured materials and decorative finishes achieving a balance between the upscale characteristics of the Pullman brand and the authenticity & craft of Senegal.
A rich, solar palette combines with textured materials and decorative finishes achieving a balance between the upscale characteristics of the Pullman brand and the authenticity & craft of Senegal.
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A new external terrace provides a stunning location to sample the hotel's restaurant & bar, both by day & night; brought to life with the added bonus of cocktail staging & an open kitchen.
A new external terrace provides a stunning location to sample the hotel's restaurant & bar, both by day & night; brought to life with the added bonus of cocktail staging & an open kitchen.
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  Accor and the design team collaborated with Aïssa Dione, a renowned Senegalese painter, textile designer & entrepreneur to source woven fabrics, furnishings & upholstery.
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 Studio designsquared were lead consultant on the refurbishment of this existing hotel, with a brief to create a new direction for the upscale brand and a ‘flagship’ for Africa.  The overall scope encompassing the full upgrade of public areas, bedrooms, F&B offers along with a separate pool & ocean destination.
Studio designsquared were lead consultant on the refurbishment of this existing hotel, with a brief to create a new direction for the upscale brand and a ‘flagship’ for Africa.  The overall scope encompassing the full upgrade of public areas, bedrooms, F&B offers along with a separate pool & ocean destination.
Dakar6.jpg
Studio designsquared were lead consultant on the refurbishment of this existing hotel, with a brief to create a new direction for the upscale brand and a 'flagship' for Africa.
Studio designsquared were lead consultant on the refurbishment of this existing hotel, with a brief to create a new direction for the upscale brand and a 'flagship' for Africa.The upgrade has transformed the ground floor environment, creating a fluid space that is punctuated by a sculptural aesthetic. Studio designsquared were lead consultant on the refurbishment of this existing hotel, with a brief to create a new direction for the upscale brand and a ‘flagship’ for Africa.  The overall scope encompassing the full upgrade of public areas, bedrooms, F&B offers along with a separate pool & ocean destination.
The overall scope encompassing the full upgrade of public areas, F&B offers along with a seperate pool & ocean destination.
The overall scope encompassing the full upgrade of public areas, F&B offers along with a seperate pool & ocean destination.  The overall scope encompassing the full upgrade of public areas, bedrooms, F&B offers along with a separate pool & ocean destination.
Dakar-based metalworkers fabricated complex sculptural wraps, assembled and finished on site.
Dakar-based metalworkers fabricated complex sculptural wraps, assembled and finished on site. Dakar based metalworkers fabricated complex sculptural wraps, assembled and finished in-situ, with the impressive structures providing a series of key focal points whilst, enhancing the transparency of the interior space. Impressive sculptural wraps, fabricated by Dakar based metalworkers, provide a series of key focal points while, enhancing the transparency of the interior space.
The impressive structures provide a series of key focal points whilst enhancing the transparency of the interior space.
The impressive structures provide a series of key focal points whilst enhancing the transparency of the interior space.  The impressive structures providing a series of key focal points whilst, enhancing the transparency of the interior space.
Accor & the design team collaborated with Aíssa Dione, a renowned Senegalese painter, textile designer & entrepreneur to source woven fabrics, furnishings & upholstery.
Accor & the design team collaborated with Aíssa Dione, a renowned Senegalese painter, textile designer & entrepreneur to source woven fabrics, furnishings & upholstery. Accor and the design team collaborated with Aïssa Dione, a renowned Senegalese painter, textile designer & entrepreneur to source woven fabrics, furnishings & upholstery.
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Dakar13.jpg
A number of artworks from Senegalese photographer 'Omar Victor Diop' were used for the project and his style is incorporated throughout the hotel.
A number of artworks from Senegalese photographer 'Omar Victor Diop' were used for the project and his style is incorporated throughout the hotel.A number of artworks from Senegalese photographer ‘Omar Victor Diop’ were used for the project and his style is incorporated throughout the hotel: interrogative and intriguing, prospective, yet a tad vintage, drawing inspiration from his international upbringing, as well as his African visual heritage. 
A unique solution in relaxed, inspiring surroundings, designed to inspire and connect as part of a rewarding guest experience.
A unique solution in relaxed, inspiring surroundings, designed to inspire and connect as part of a rewarding guest experience. A unique solution in relaxed, inspiring surroundings, designed to inspire and connect as part of a rewarding guest experience.
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Dakar17.jpg
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aissa dione.JPG
A rich, solar palette combines with textured materials and decorative finishes achieving a balance between the upscale characteristics of the Pullman brand and the authenticity & craft of Senegal.
A rich, solar palette combines with textured materials and decorative finishes achieving a balance between the upscale characteristics of the Pullman brand and the authenticity & craft of Senegal.  A rich, solar palette combines with textured materials and decorative finishes achieving a balance between the upscale characteristics of the Pullman brand and the authenticity & craft of Senegal. 
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A new external terrace provides a stunning location to sample the hotel's restaurant & bar, both by day & night; brought to life with the added bonus of cocktail staging & an open kitchen.
A new external terrace provides a stunning location to sample the hotel's restaurant & bar, both by day & night; brought to life with the added bonus of cocktail staging & an open kitchen. In addition, a new external terrace provides a stunning location to sample the hotel’s restaurant & bar both by day & night; brought to life with the added bonus of cocktail staging & an open/show kitchen.A new external terrace provides a stunning location to sample the hotel’s restaurant & bar both by day & night; brought to life with the added bonus of cocktail staging & an open kitchen. 
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  Accor and the design team collaborated with Aïssa Dione, a renowned Senegalese painter, textile designer & entrepreneur to source woven fabrics, furnishings & upholstery.
Accor and the design team collaborated with Aïssa Dione, a renowned Senegalese painter, textile designer & entrepreneur to source woven fabrics, furnishings & upholstery.
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