The Middle House

The Middle House Pool
Designed by renowned Italian architect Piero Lissoni, the hotel and residences offer intimate luxury that radiate urban sophistication, providing an elegant and calm oasis amidst the dynamic backdrop of one of Asia’s most sophisticated cities.The Middle House is the sixth hotel in Asia from Swire Hotels and the fourth House under Swire Hotels’ award-winning – The House Collective.Interiors by Milan-based designer Piero Lissoni and Architecture by Lissoni Associati and Wong and Ouyang, The Middle House continues the company’s philosophy of intimate luxury, delivered with highly personalised service. The hotel offers many unique features, not least an abundance of outdoor spaces and terraces, providing an elegant and calm oasis amidst the dynamic backdrop of one of Asia’s most sophisticated cities.Set in the heart of Shanghai’s commercial district, The Middle House works to the company’s philosophy of intimate luxury delivered with personalised service. The hotel will further offer an abundance of outdoor spaces and terraces, providing calm amidst a dynamic backdrop. Read More...

The Temple House

the temple house exterior
An enthralling and vibrant hotel in Chengdu, The Temple House celebrates a city with a rich and fabled past and extremely exciting future. From first steps through a historic courtyard building, to the elegant modern design of the hotel rooms and residences centred around gentle hills concealing a subterranean world, The Temple House is an engaging journey.The Temple House is the latest addition to the Swire Group and is just as unique as its sister properties in Beijing and Shanghai. A fusion of traditional charm and modern elegance, this stunning property is the perfect base for exploring Chengdu.Walking through the restored, historic Qing Dynasty building which serves as a gateway into the hotel’s traditional courtyard, you would be forgiven for thinking you were stepping back in time as you turn off the busy streets of Chengdu. The mood soon changes as you walk into the super slick lobby and are greeted by the attentive staff with their wonderful ‘at home’ service. The entire complex has been carefully designed to sympathetically combine the old and new of Chengdu. Read More...

The Upper House

Upper House Suite
Located in Hong Kong, The Upper House is a calming contemporary hotel, offering a haven within the city. The hotel’s 117 studios and suites are spacious, featuring natural materials and gorgeous bathrooms. Guests can enjoy thrilling views from Level 49 at Café Gray Deluxe. For a stretch out or work out, guests can make use of the hotel’s sleek gym. Also available are two house bikes for those who would like a quick spin outdoors. Yoga sessions are held on The Lawn on Saturday and Sunday mornings.The Upper House is a small intimate hotel with a warm, friendly atmosphere, located on Pacific Place, a stone’s throw from the harbour and centrally located on Hong Kong Island.With its understated residential calmness, The Upper House is an oasis of tranquillity amidst the quickened pace of Hong Kong. Natural materials, distinctive sculptures and original artwork all contribute to the intimate, inviting atmosphere, while contemporary design and lavish amenities assure an unmatched level of comfort.The Upper House boutique hotel in Hong Kong is a high-style haven in the heavens from one of Asia’s hottest designers, Andre Fu. Lord it up over the city skyline from the luxury of your apartment-like studio or suite, then indulge in some serious label-shopping at rejuvenated mega-mall Pacific Place downstairs. Read More...

The Opposite House

The Opposite House Beijing Lobby
The Opposite House is a chic and trendy property located in the cosmopolitan, creative and vibrant heart of Beijing’s Santilun Village. With a contemporary style it is a refreshing option in the city’s many luxury hotels. Taking its name from both an old Chinese guesthouse across the courtyard and from the architectural contrast of old and new, the Opposite House is one of Beijing’s most stylish addresses. With its striking emerald glass exterior its stunning contemporary design is inspired by traditional Chinese wood lattice and reflects the vibrant street life surrounding the hotel. The accommodation at The Opposite House comprises 98 contemporary studios and a penthouse boasting a large roof terrace. All rooms feature a striking open plan design, high ceilings and plentiful natural light, evoking the feeling of spacious loft living. With crisp, white Egyptian cotton linen, modern comforts and spa inspired bathrooms with deep soak oak tubs and invigorating rain showers, the Opposite House is the ultimate in contemporary luxury. The property houses a superbly equipped gym and a large, stainless steel pool showcasing a dramatic interaction of light and metal. A genuine passion for food is also evident here, with a choice between 4 restaurants and bars including the Mediterranean Sureño, Mesh, the Village Cafe serving an all day western menu and Jing Yaa Tang serving fantastic Chinese cuisine. Read More...