Architect and Builder Magazine South Africa Dec 2017 / Jan 2018 - Page 91

designers is that the acoustic separation is never ideal and some guests dislike the psychological aspect of an inter-leading room, albeit locked when rooms are in separate occupation. End-of-corridor situations are therefore opti- mised to connect rooms with a common stretch of corridor that can be closed to create a suite effect, not unlike two bedrooms in a house. Conventionally stairs are located at corridor ends, but these are relocated to facilitate this feature. Tsogo Sun A new landmark building This new dual-branded property enables both business and leisure travellers of all budgets a place to explore all that wonderful Cape Town has to offer. As well as raising the bar for sustain- able design in this location, the Tsogo Sun SunSquare & StayEasy Cape Town City Bowl hotels are a prime example of DMA’s approach to design merging the best of global architectural trends with a quintessential African feel. 91