• Spring Preview: Freehand

    Surface

    Spring Preview: Freehand

    In designing a high-end hostel in Miami Beach, New York-based firm Roman & Williams had to resolve numerous conundrums, from overall aesthetics to cross-generational appeal.” ...

  • Sydell Group unveils Freehand Miami – First Look

    Sleeper Magazine

    Sydell Group unveils Freehand Miami – First Look

    The Sydell Group has unveiled the Freehand Miami, a revolutionary upscale US hostel. A reinvention of the historic Indian Creek hotel, one of Miami’s classic 1930s Art Deco buildings, the property’s...

  • Pensato per una nuova generazione di viaggiatori

    At Casa

    Pensato per una nuova generazione di viaggiatori

    A Miami ha aperto di recente – in tempo per Art Basel Miami Beach 2012 – il Freehand: un ostello innovativo ispirato dallo storico Indian Creek hotel, edificio anni ’30...

  • The Hostel Takeover

    GQ

    The Hostel Takeover

    You hear the word “hostels” and think of bad Euro vacations lived miserably our of a backpack. But what if it meant rooms perfectly designed for a group of your...

  • Slumber Party

    Dwell

    Slumber Party

    The latest trend in hotel design is none other than bunk beds. Building on the February 2013 issue’s Hotel Register on Mexico City hostel Downtown Beds, we’ve searched high and...

  • New Spot: The Freehand Miami

    Petite Passport

    New Spot: The Freehand Miami

    3 reasons to stay there: 1. Budget design option in Miami – they have double rooms, but you can also rent a room with 8 beds. 2. To rent one of this...

  • Miami goes Brooklyn: South Beach gets an indie makeover

    New York Post

    Miami goes Brooklyn: South Beach gets an indie makeover

    Up until recently, the idea of indie versus mainstream wasn’t a discussion or even a consideration when it came to choosing a Miami hotel. For years, it barely mattered where...

  • Where to Shop, Eat, and Stay During Art Basel Miami Beach

    Architectural Digest

    Where to Shop, Eat, and Stay During Art Basel Miami Beach

    Just in time for the contemporary art fair, AD presents the design lover’s essential guide to the Magic City. What a difference a year makes—or, for that matter, ten years....

  • Second Coming: BAR LAB’S BROKEN SHAKER RETURNS TO THE BEACH TO STAY

    Ocean Drive

    Second Coming: BAR LAB’S BROKEN SHAKER RETURNS TO THE BEACH TO STAY

    It was with great sadness that Miamians watched the Broken Shaker, the beloved pop-up bar from Bar Lab’s Gabriel Orta and Elad Zvi, close last June. Now it’s back, and...

  • The Broken Shaker Opens

    Miami New Times

    The Broken Shaker Opens

    The Miami cocktail scene has just gotten a little more interesting with the opening of the permanent edition of the Broken Shaker. Bar Lab’s Gabriel Orta and Elad Zvi opened Miami’s...

  • Four Things to Know About Freehand Miami

    UrbanDaddy

    Four Things to Know About Freehand Miami

    Good news, we’ve found a new hotel pool for you to drink around in South Beach. It’s called Freehand Miami, it’s opening in time for Basel, and the NoMad/Broken Shaker...

  • Word of Mouth

    Condé Nast Traveler

    Word of Mouth

    From December 6 through 9, millionaires the world over will flock to Miami Beach for the greatest art show—and social event—of the season. They’ll sleep at The Raleigh and pop...

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