NEWS
Pierre-Yves Rochon and Gensler design 'soon-to-be-iconic' Waldorf Astoria for Beverly Hills
POSTED 09 Jun 2017 . BY Kim Megson
It's been a privilege to deliver this iconic property that sets a new standard for luxury and hospitality
– Andy Cohen, Gensler Co-CEO
Hospitality group Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts has opened a “soon-to-be-iconic” hotel at the gateway to Beverly Hills, with interiors designed by the studio of architect and designer Pierre-Yves Rochon (PYR).

The 12-storey Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills features 170 guestrooms and suites, designed by PYR to interpret Hollywood glamour and the Streamline Moderne style of the 1930s and 40s. Design features range from a triple-height lobby with a contemporary Art Deco design to hand-painted murals, custom crystal chandeliers, floor-to-ceiling windows, oversized private balconies and Lalique glassware installations.

Leisure amenities include three restaurants operated by French chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten; a 5,000sq ft (464sq m) La Prairie Spa with six private treatment rooms; a Tracey Cunningham Salon; two ballrooms; and a rooftop garden with VIP cabanas and a large sky pool overlooking the Hollywood Hills.

"Bringing the renowned Waldorf Astoria brand to Beverly Hills has been a dream for many years," said Beny Alagem, who co-owns the hotel through his Alagem Capital Group. “I think every visitor stepping across our threshold will agree that our dream has been fulfilled far and beyond even our wildest imagination."

The design of the exterior architecture of the hotel was a collaboration between PYR, Perkins+Will and Gensler.

Andy Cohen, Co-CEO at Gensler, said: "As the prime architect and master planner for the site and the hotel, Gensler has worked together with Oasis West Realty, [Waldorf Astoria owner] Hilton, and PYR to create a world-class urban resort and gateway to Beverly Hills, unlike any other luxury property in Southern California.

“It's been a privilege to deliver this iconic property that sets a new standard for luxury and hospitality.”

The project is Waldorf Astoria’s first new build on the West Coast and second California hotel.
Gensler and YPR worked together on the architecture, with the latter also designing the interiors Credit: Waldorf Astoria
Credit: Waldorf Astoria
The hotel is located at the gateway of Beverly Hills Credit: Waldorf Astoria
The project is Waldorf Astoria’s first new build on the West Coast and second California property Credit: Waldorf Astoria
 


ADVERTISE . CONTACT US

Leisure Media, Portmill House, Portmill Lane,
Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1DJ Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

©Cybertrek 2018

ABOUT LEISURE MEDIA
LEISURE MEDIA MAGAZINES
LEISURE MEDIA HANDBOOKS
LEISURE MEDIA WEBSITES
LEISURE MEDIA PRODUCT SEARCH
PRINT SUBSCRIPTIONS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS
 
Spa Opportunities: - Pierre-Yves Rochon and Gensler design 'soon-to-be-iconic' Waldorf Astoria for Beverly Hills...
Sign up for FREE ezine
Spa Jobs spa Industry News spa training spa oppportunities magazine spa opportunities blog spa-kit.net spa industry products Submit your news Advertise on Spa Opportunities Contact us at Leisure Media Follow us on Twitter Like us on Facebook

Jobs Search





joblink

Latest operator jobs
Celtic Manor Resort
To advertise call
+44 (0)1462 431385


traininglink

  Training Directory
Train as a Les Mills Instructor
To advertise call
+44 (0)1462 431385


diarydates

  Powered by leisurediary.com
18-19 Jun 2018
Spa Life International (Ireland)
Johnstown Estate Hotel & Spa, Enfield, Ireland
20-23 Jun 2018
SPATEC Europe
Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi, Marrakech, Morocco

spa-kit
suppliers news


Thalion launches Chrono-Colour Youth Mask with exclusive colour-change technology

For almost 25 years Thalion has been the only marine cosmetics brand to benefit from the know- how of its harvesters and manufacturers.

beauty-kit


Sothy partners with pro tennis player for new treatments
Sothys has partnered with professional tennis player Caroline Garcia to launch two new treatments developed specifically for athletes.


 
latest spa jobs
1 to 30 of 46 Jobs
Spa Therapist
Celtic Manor Resort
Salary: Competitive
Job location: Newport, United Kingdom More>>
 


Wellness Director
Global Spa and Wellness Leader
Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location: United Kingdom More>>
 


Leisure Sports Manager
Beaverbrook Hotel
Salary: £28,000 & Benefits
Job location: Leatherhead, UK More>>
 


Accounting Manager

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Assistant Manager (Massage Centre)

The Massage Company

Salary: £Competitive – Plus Commission (part-time available)
Job location:
Camberley, UK More>>
Membership Sales Supervisor (Massage Centre)

The Massage Company

Salary: £Competitive – Plus Commission (part-time available)
Job location:
Camberley, UK More>>
Medical Concierge

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Nurse

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Head of Aesthetic Health (Dermatologist)

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Physiotherapist

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Physiotherapy Manager

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Sports and Recreation Attendant

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Lifeguard

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Fitness Instructor

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Sport and Recreation Coordinator

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Personal Trainer and Fitness Instructor

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Steward

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Commis I

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Chef de Partie

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Chef Instructor

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Nutritionist and Dietitian

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Holistic Therapist (TCM Practitioner)

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Holistic Therapist

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Yoga Instructor

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Wellness Advisor (Ayurvedic Doctor)

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Wellness Advisor

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Butler

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Senior Butler

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Retail Assistant

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Retail Supervisor

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Housekeeping and Laundry Supervisor

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Valet

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>
Wellness Concierge

Global Spa and Wellness Leader

Salary: Competitive and negotiable
Job location:
United Kingdom More>>

Spa Therapist
The Langley Spa
Salary: Circa £20,000 plus benefits scheme
Job location: Buckinghamshire, UK More>>
 


Assistant Manager (Massage Centre)
The Massage Company
Salary: £Competitive – Plus Commission (part-time available)
Job location: Surrey, UK More>>
 


Personal Trainer
The Langley Spa
Salary: Circa £20,000
Job location: Buckinghamshire, UK More>>
 


Jobs page: 1 2 Next


 
latest spa news

09 Jun 2017

Pierre-Yves Rochon and Gensler design 'soon-to-be-iconic' Waldorf Astoria for Beverly Hills

BY Kim Megson

Designers PYR have interpreted Hollywood glamour and the Streamline Moderne style of the 1930s and 40s
photo: Waldorf Astoria

Hospitality group Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts has opened a “soon-to-be-iconic” hotel at the gateway to Beverly Hills, with interiors designed by the studio of architect and designer Pierre-Yves Rochon (PYR).


The 12-storey Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills features 170 guestrooms and suites, designed by PYR to interpret Hollywood glamour and the Streamline Moderne style of the 1930s and 40s. Design features range from a triple-height lobby with a contemporary Art Deco design to hand-painted murals, custom crystal chandeliers, floor-to-ceiling windows, oversized private balconies and Lalique glassware installations.

Leisure amenities include three restaurants operated by French chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten; a 5,000sq ft (464sq m) La Prairie Spa with six private treatment rooms; a Tracey Cunningham Salon; two ballrooms; and a rooftop garden with VIP cabanas and a large sky pool overlooking the Hollywood Hills.

"Bringing the renowned Waldorf Astoria brand to Beverly Hills has been a dream for many years," said Beny Alagem, who co-owns the hotel through his Alagem Capital Group. “I think every visitor stepping across our threshold will agree that our dream has been fulfilled far and beyond even our wildest imagination."

The design of the exterior architecture of the hotel was a collaboration between PYR, Perkins+Will and Gensler.

Andy Cohen, Co-CEO at Gensler, said: "As the prime architect and master planner for the site and the hotel, Gensler has worked together with Oasis West Realty, [Waldorf Astoria owner] Hilton, and PYR to create a world-class urban resort and gateway to Beverly Hills, unlike any other luxury property in Southern California.

“It's been a privilege to deliver this iconic property that sets a new standard for luxury and hospitality.”

The project is Waldorf Astoria’s first new build on the West Coast and second California hotel.



Connect with
Spa Opportunities
Magazine:
View latest issue
Sign up:
Instant Alerts/zines

Print edition
 

Kelly Hoppen designs 22,000sq ft nature-inspired spa for Celebrity Cruises
Origami-inspired 'AquaLagoon' opens at Disney and Center Parcs' nature village
Four Seasons Hotel George V to unveil new spa
'Architecture for Wellness' course launches with star-studded teaching lineup
Six Senses offers jet lag solution
Branden Fein takes on spa director role at Hotel Crescent Court
 
Catalogue gallery



Featured supplier




Invest in your employees – and your company – with FH Joanneum’s MBA in spa management

The FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences offers a unique MBA programme in International Hospitality and Spa Management, and for the first time, is offering substantial financial grants for students who begin the course this year.


Company profile



Amac offer fully-accredited training courses which are recognised nationally by employers. Fitness education is our area of expertise and the quality of our teaching remains unrivalled by any other provider.
View full profile>>

spa directory

Hydrotherapy / spa fragrances

Spa training

Skincare

Spa and beauty equipment

Design and installation

Spa and beauty equipment

Salt therapy products

Skincare

Computer solutions

Skincare



Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd