We’re recruiting a talented and ambitious Senior Interior Designer / Interior Architect to join Team Occa, designing & delivering stunning hotel, residential, and workplace interiors throughout the UK
If you’re anything like us and passionate about interior design, great hotels, stylish living and cool workplaces, then welcome to our interior design blog. We travel far and wide to research, source & specify the perfect products for all our interior design projects. Explore our favourite designs, destinations and discoveries as we share behind the scenes news on new projects, inspirational interiors, products, hotels we love, trade shows and more.
With almost thirty years interior design experience Kate has a rich background in hotel & residential design – join us as we find out more about what makes her tick and Occa different from other design firms.
The impact of the first few seconds of a guest’s arrival at a hotel cannot be overestimated. We investigate what this means for hotel lobby interior design and identify the 9 key essentials that lead to great lobby design
Back on our design recce, we visit the stunningly refurbished canal house conversion that is the Pulitzer hotel in Amsterdam, brimful with antiques and quirky contemporary design flourishes by local designers
Having completed over 300 interior architecture & design projects across hospitality, residential and workplace interiors, Team Occa reveal all about their design process, great projects, working with clients and life in the studio.
Next in our Hotels We Love series, accompany us as we delve into the visual feast and wonderful atmosphere of the beautiful Arts & Crafts, mid-century concoction at the Ett Hem hotel in Stockholm
Global hotel brands might be keen to get a slice of the lifestyle, boutique market but can a big brand really deliver the key characteristics that make the neighbourhood boutique hotel so special?
Looking for ideas and inspiration for your property? From the insanely cool to beautifully elegant, or laid-back and luxurious, we’ve rounded up the 21 Most Stylish Hotels on Instagram to get your creative juices flowing.
From considering the changing needs of the millennial generation to incorporating the latest technology within interiors, here are five of the key hotel design trends we are working around in 2018-19
With the hotel industry going through a technology-driven period of momentous change and development how are we designing hotels to keep up?
Join us on a journey around one of our favourite New York hotels as we take a design recce through the Arlo Soho hotel to discover more about the interiors, the style and character that makes this micro hotel tick
A total of 1.867 billion nights were spent in hotels in 2017 in the EU alone – bringing a more discerning customer who expects more & more from their stay…
INTERIOR DESIGN BLOG
Development and trends in hotel, residential and workplace design are forever evolving, with new styles and technologies constantly challenging conventional interior design. Combining our passion for great design and infatuation with technology, while drawing on our experiences in the industry & the studio, the Occa Design Blog delivers informative news, creative ideas and stylish images to inform and inspire your projects.
If you’re looking for some bespoke ideas or advice for your own projects, call us on +44 141 348 7670 or email us for more information.