Designs that inspire Our hotels are admired for their creative design. Each one has its own individual charm with oriental touches that are particularly reflective of Mandarin Oriental’s heritage. We work with some of the most respected architects and designers in the world, and are proud that no two projects are the same. Elegant, innovative and exciting, our design inspires and seduces while also offering a sense of place.

Discover more about Mandarin Oriental’s unique design philosophy.


DINNER TIME

On the eve of the opening of his restaurant Dinner at Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London, Britain’s indomitable master of culinary alchemy, Heston Blumenthal, talks style and snail porridge with MO’s restaurant critic, Jeremy Wayne

HOTEL COUTURE IN PARIS

Fashionably located and decorated, the brand-new Mandarin Oriental, Paris instills a frisson of pleasure, discovers Neena Dhillon.

INSIDE STORY

Patricia Urquiola’s award-winning design is on full show at Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona, with her stylised modern interior. Neena Dhillon introduces the Spanish-born talent

GRAND DESIGNS

This year celebrates the 135th anniversary of the historic Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok and its beautifully rejuvenated spaces, from the colonial Authors’ Lounge to the elegant Oriental Suite