Light at the End of the Tunnel

Short listed entry for the 2005 railway viaducts competition held by Spacia, Network Rail and Lambeth Council.

The proposal explores the concept of “Last Train Hotel” as an economic overnight stay in London for the traveller, businessman, student, or last train miser. Guests are accommodated in capsules fitted with single or double beds each with private en suite shower wet rooms.

Support to the hotel is given by a 24hr bar and café restaurant together with retail outlets and showroom and rehearsal studios for the performing arts.

 

“Variety is the principal ingredient in beauty, simplicity is essential to grandeur.” – W. Shenstone 1714-63