The Hotel Topazz located in Vienna's city center (architecture by BWM Architekten together with MICHAEL MANZENREITER ARCHITECTURE) was awarded best architects 14 in July 2013. This award is granted every year to the most significant and interesting architectural projects in the entire German -speaking world.

Link to best architects

For the second time after 2013 the Hotel Topazz has been listed among the best Design Hotels for 2014 by the German travel magazine GEO Saison. Only a few Austrian hotels have made it twice into this international ranking of GEO Saison.

Link zu GEO

AIT Award 2014: The Hotel Topazz in Vienna (by BWM Architekten together with MICHAEL MANZENREITER ARCHITECTURE) was awarded with the third prize in the hotel category. An international jury made its selection from among almost 600 projects in more than 30 countries in 8 categories.

Link to AIT-Award

With the "Hotel Property of the year" award the hotel forum honors a hotel building that stands out from the rest of the competition by implementing a successful overall concept of architecture, design and innovation. "Special emphasis is placed on ecology and sustainability. In this context, it is important whether the property is a luxury or budget hotel, whether it belongs to a chain or is run on a private basis. However, it is crucial that the above mentioned elements are combined in a way that creates a successful hotel concept." (Quote:

Link to Hotelimmobilie des Jahres

Every year the municipal department 19 (MA 19) of the Vienna city government grants the "Schorsch" award to outstanding architectural projects.
BWM Architekten received the award together with MICHAEL MANZENREITER ARCHITECTURE for their Hotel Topazz project completed in 2012.

Link to MA 19 / "gebaut"

Linkt to Project: Hotel Topazz



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