Room Service is a project focused on short stay hotel rooms and is concerned with developing a set of guidelines based on design patterns to be utilized by designers during the design process for these spaces. The use of design patterns within these guidelines creates a greater opportunity for more individualized and sensitive spaces for each person that occupies the space. This flexibility of results increases the range of contexts the guidelines can be applied to in addition to hospitality design. Additionally, this research further aims at drawing attention to the qualitative aspects of short stay hotel rooms so as to guide the creation of designs that have a more positive emotional impact on visitors who stay for long terms in short stay rooms.
Sketch models for potential layouts
My primary research example, a Sheraton Four Points Hotel room served as the primary example this research was based on