The latest issue of SPACE magazine contains a special feature covering their roundtable lunch hosted in collaboration with lighting manufacturer Dernier & Hamlyn. Goddard Littlefair Co-Founder and Director Martin Goddard was invited to take part alongside some of the UK’s most prominent designers, brought together to share their thoughts about hospitality design, including trends, technology, heritage and the importance of lighting.

When discussing the topic of uniqueness, Martin suggested that people don’t recognise the brand of the hotel anymore, but instead how the location of the hotel is reflected in its design. “This challenges hotel operators to rethink design, which is really exciting,” he says.“Instead of the brand dictating the design, the locale and heritage dictate the design, and the design consequently becomes the brand”.

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