Tatler Travel Guide’s 2015 Travel Awards

Over 15 years after its completion the Anassa Hotel on the island of Cyprus – SB Architects’ first-ever international hotel – is still winning awards. Conde Nast Publishing’s British-based Tatler magazine has named Anassa the “Family Frolics Award” winner for 2015.

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Spa at Mission Hills Haikou Featured in Modern Decoration

The Volcanic Mineral Springs & Spa at Mission Hills Haikou, the largest spa complex in the world, is featured in China’s Modern Decoration magazine, one of the country’s leading design publications.

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Robb Report – The Ultimate Gift

In its December issue, Robb Reports unveils its list of 28 ultimate gifts for 2014. First on the list is Leaf Cay, a 35-acre private island in the Bahamas. Developed and managed by Auberge Resorts and designed by SB Architects, the five-villa private resort is designed to include every amenity you would expect at a

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‘Fly’s eyes’ are on Miami in domed sculptures designed by Buckminster Fuller

Alistair Gordon, the Miami Herald’s new architecture columnist, celebrates the recreation of Buckminster Fuller’s “Fly’s Eye” dome as the “jewel in the crown” of the new Palm Court, praising Craig Robins and SB Architects for their integration of this iconic structure – “elevating the architecture around it while still serving the people.”

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The Next Wave

In it final issue of 2014, Ocean Home taps leading architects and designers – SB Architects’ Scott Lee among them – to track the trends that will drive coastal home and resort design in 2015.

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SB Architects Shortlisted for Global Award

Design Industry Weekly News announced that SB Architects’ design for Dorado Beach, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve has been shortlisted in the International Hotel & Property Awards. The project has been shortlisted not just once, but twice, making the shortlist for Best Beach Hotel and Best Hotel 50-200 rooms, (both are global categories). The International Hotel &

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Hotel Design

The Golden Pebble Winery Resort, featured in the November issue of Hotel Design, offers the opportunity to help define what the culture of wine-making looks like in China.

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New York Times

Scott Lee, President of SB Architects contributes his insights on travel to the “Frequent Flyer” column in the New York Times.

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Desert Star

American Spa features The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage on its cover, saying “The Ritz-Carlton makes is long awaited debut in the California desert with a buzzworthy new spa.”

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Architectural Digest Announces The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage

In the October issue, Architectural Digest announced the debut of The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage. The resort underwent a complete renovation, and opened with all new guest rooms, a dramatic new cliff-side restaurant, a new spa and 18 new Ritz-Carlton Residences.

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Farmhouse Inn Gets an $8 Million Facelift

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat announces the renovation and expansion of The Farmhouse Inn, designed by SB Architects. The boutique hotel, voted one of the World’s Best Hotels by Travel & Leisure, has nine new guest rooms, a new spa and fitness area, and a completely re-imagined landscape.

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Trends: Wine Design

The October issue of Hospitality Design highlights winery design, including SB Architects’ design for the Golden Pebble Winery Resort in China and Chateau Panayi in Cyprus.

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Konka Moon River

Real Estate Frontier, one of China’s leading real estate publications, featured Konka Moon River, a new waterfront city conceptualized by SB Architects, in its latest issue.

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New Destination for Wine Lovers: China

Travel Weekly adds a new luxury destination to their readers’ bucket lists – China – profiling the Golden Pebble Winery Resort, designed by SB Architects.

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Hotel Design Magazine’s Top Design Firms for 2014

Hotel Design has published its annual list of design firms for 2014, giving an indication of how the industry is faring. Once again, SB Architects is included in this group of the country’s most successful hospitality design firms.

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Palm Springs Life Profiles Spa at Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage

The newly-opened Spa at Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage receives a glowing review in the latest issue of Palm Springs Life. Focusing on indoor-outdoor wellness, the 25,000-square-foot spa is part of the overall renovation and expansion of the Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage, which opened in May 2014.

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A Treehouse Tub

Custom Home loves the outdoor tub at the Hillside House – the home SB Architects president Scott Lee built for his family in Mill Valley – profiling in the magazine’s “Last Detail” section.

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SB Architects Makes South Florida Business Journal’s List of Top Architects for 2014

The South Florida Business Journal announced its 2014 list of the region’s Top 25 Architects this week, and SB Architects has came in at #10! This is our second year in a row on the list.

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Conde Naste Traveler – Hotels We Love

In the article “Cool in the Heat” the editors of Conde Naste Traveler share three of their favorite high-design beach-side hotels – the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Fountainebleau and Dorado Beach, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve – all of which prove that modernism in the tropics wasn’t just a mid-century fad, but a new architectural style built

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China’s Golf Boom

The Wall Street Journal covers the ins and outs of the golf boom in China, including the runaway success of Lavastone, the first phase of resort residences at Mission Hills Haikou.

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East/West Synchronicity – Interview with Scott Lee

Urban Arches writer Susan Kime interviews Scott Lee about SB Architects’ work in China and beyond.

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FIRST OF ITS KIND: THE GOLDEN PEBBLE WINERY RESORT IN CHINA

SB Architects-designed Golden Pebble Winery is the first winery in China’s Dalian province.¬†Urban Arches – a website focused on highlighting architecture as an international language by showcasing groundbreaking projects from around the world – profiles the ¬†project.

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Golf Vacations 2014

Golf Vacations, one of Asia’s leading golf publications, featured an interview with Mission Hills Chairman Dr. Ken Chu. The Volcanic Mineral Springs and Spa, designed by SB Architects, graced the cover.

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