Boutique Hotel Offers Rooms In Historical Bauhaus Studios
Spend a night in the dorms that housed some of the world's greatest architectural talent.
The Bauhaus school founded by Wolter Gropius in Germany has recently converted one of its old studio buildings into a dorm-style boutique hotel. It used to be home to junior masters and promising students such as Josef Albers, Hannes Meyer, and Gertrud Arndt, but now can be enjoyed by members of the public with a taste for architectural history.
Completed in 1926, there were originally 28 studio flats measuring about 24 square meters each. These days you can choose from one of 20 different rooms, some featuring Marcel Breuer’s steel tube furniture, and others available in late October that will bear the hallmarks of some of the famous names that lived there.