Our design & technical know-how

Accor’s extensive design, construction and hotel operations expertise supports projects and planning throughout every hotel life cycle.

  • 50  Years of Hotel Design Experience

  • 61 Dedicated D&TS Luxe Experts

  • 38  Design Awards in 2018

Accor combines global experience with local knowledge

Our Design & Technical teams bring a wealth of experience in hotel design to each project from new build to renovation, from conversion to restoration.

By combining world-class talent with local know-how, our professionals provide support to align business objectives and leverage value for money. We know every country has its own identity, that’s why we innovate and collaborate to connect local cultural strengths with our specialist global design and construction expertise, ensuring you have the right design for your market.

Architects, designers and engineers with global expertise and in-depth hotel industry knowledge ensure every asset is designed for optimal life and revenue generation.

Think of us as your creative brand style guide to ensure the very best guest experiences; our bespoke services support delivery of exceptional hotels worldwide.


Brand, operational & engineering support

Building Conversion & New Build

5-step process for new hotels

Our highly qualified team of Design & Technical experts provides comprehensive project support at each stage of the process. They work by your side throughout the 5 phases of your hotel project life cycle:

Takeover of existing non Accor hotels to be re-branded

3-step process for renovation

Our highly qualified team of Design & Technical experts provides comprehensive project support through a Hotel Consultancy Services Agreement* by working by your side while covering each stage of the process below:

Existing Accor hotels to be renovated

3-step process for renovation

Our highly qualified team of Design & Technical Services experts provides comprehensive project support through a Hotel Consultancy Services Agreement for the below project cycle by working hand-in-hand with the Owner’s appointed design consultants: