July 18, 2024
Lodge AKA Alexandria Fuses Trendy Minimalism + Mid-Century Aesthetics
Lodge AKA Alexandria Fuses Trendy Minimalism + Mid-Century Aesthetics

Lodge AKA Alexandria is a minimalist boutique resort positioned in Outdated City Alexandria, Virginia, designed by Piero Lissoni. The property, only a 20-minute drive from Washington, D.C. and 10 minutes from Ronald Reagan Washington Nationwide Airport, showcases a fusion of recent minimalism and mid-century aesthetics.

Communal lounge area within Hotel AKA Alexandria by Piero Lissoni

Friends are welcomed by the resort’s floating staircase, a Lissoni signature, which presents a mix of darkish metal and distinctive traces main as much as the terrace. The lodging areas, together with rooms and suites, provide a residential really feel with high-end facilities and furnishings.

Lissoni’s design sensibly merges modern parts with the quaint, brick-lined surroundings of Outdated City. The widespread areas are characterised by glossy traces and darkish tones, paying homage to Japanese minimalism, and furnished with items from acclaimed designers like Lema, Residing Divani, and Porro.

A standout function throughout the resort is the Mamacloud by Frank Gehry, a light-weight fixture that resembles a cloud, floating above the a.lounge bar. This piece, made by Belux in collaboration with Kreon Lighting, introduces a component of nature’s unpredictability into the architectural setting.

Lobby reception of Hotel AKA Alexandria by Piero Lissoni

Restaurant lounge area within Hotel AKA Alexandria by Piero Lissoni

Signature staircase within Hotel AKA Alexandria by Piero Lissoni

Communal lounge area within Hotel AKA Alexandria by Piero Lissoni

Guest room within Hotel AKA Alexandria by Piero Lissoni

Suite within Hotel AKA Alexandria by Piero Lissoni

Suite within Hotel AKA Alexandria by Piero Lissoni

Guest room within Hotel AKA Alexandria by Piero Lissoni

Pictures courtesy of Lodge AKA Alexandria.

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