JN+A, HVS Design combine for new Hotel Zero Degrees in Danbury, CT

For the design, JN+A and HVS Design embraced the natural elements of the local landscape.

Hotel Zero Degrees opened in Danbury, CT.  Jonathan Nehmer + Associates and HVS Design provided architecture and interior design services for the new hotel.

The property—the third location for the boutique, lifestyle brand—has 114 guestrooms, a 100-seat restaurant and a 2,600 square foot ballroom.   The hotel also has exterior patios and an outdoor fireplace.

For the design, JN+A and HVS Design embraced the natural elements of the local landscape.  The focal point of the lobby is a two-story fireplace that is wrapped in metal and stone.  The lobby also has an open floor plan that encourages gathering and connecting through flexible furniture. 

The guestrooms have patterns and textures in grays and taupes with pops of green to add a European flavor.  The hotel has several suites with open living areas that include streamlined wet bars, sectional sleep sofas with leather-wrapped frames, and barn doors to maximize floor space.  The bathrooms have showers done in large format tile to give the feel of luxury.  There is also a marble accent wall, contrasting with the iron faucet and bath accessories. 

Hotel Zero Degrees is owned by RMS Companies and Greenwich Hospitality.