Pullman Kinshasa Grand Hotel

  • Prize
    Winner in Interior Design Hotel – Luxury
  • Company/Firm
    M Atelier
  • Lead Designer
    Liza Muscat
  • Other Designer(s)
    Pedro Soveral Elias, Tania Guerreiro
  • Interior Designer
    M Atelier
  • Hospitality
  • Location
    Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Project Date
    July 2024

The designer's transformative vision for the Pullman Kinshasa Grand Hotel refurbishment is a symphony of design excellence and cultural celebration. Tasked with translating the lobby's design into an Art Gallery, the project encapsulates the vibrant language of African artistic production with a contemporary twist. Bold colors, evocative contrasts, and the use of natural fibers harmonize to create a luxurious ambiance, especially at the Executive Lounge.
An immersive experience extends seamlessly into the corridors and guest rooms, forming a cohesive narrative throughout the hotel. The design is a celebration of contemporaneity, where every detail tells a story and natural fibers, reminiscent of African craftsmanship, introduce tactile elements that enhance the sensory experience.
Additionally, the incorporation of sustainable design practices reflects an understanding of the importance of environmental responsibility in the modern world. The Interior Design goal was to deliver a high-end experience by emulating natural materials and textures with significant budget analysis throughout the design process.