Himematsu Architecture is a Architecture & Interior Design firm based in Tokyo Japan.
We design resort hotel, design hotel, boutique hotel, spa, clinic, hospital, commercial building, car dealer, office, apartment, villa, luxury house.

Contact | info@himematsu.jp | 03-6386-9591 | Koto City Tokyo Japan

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Hotel Design for

Strengthening Individuality

Architectural design Firm to realize hotel with high investing effects by 25 year architectural design experience around the world

Hot-Spring Resort in Qingdao International Competition 1st Prize

JCD Design Award 2008 

Colordesigner International Competition Mentions

Highly recommended for the person that

  1. want to differentiate your hotel from competing hotels by the special design based on unique concept so that customers select your hotel.​

  2. want to increase your hotel occupancy rate by expanding targets not only Japanese but people from abroad.

  3. requires hotel design to increase SNS spreading rate and repeat customer rate by memorable experiences of guests.

  4. want to minimize your workload, time, cost from its request to its completion by asking one company for architectural design, interior design, furniture design, sign design, construction supervision.

Hotel Design Service

We design newly‐built hotel from small-size to large-size.
Our services cover architectural design, interior design, furniture design, sign design, construction supervision, procedure for government.

Small-size Hotel : Total floor area 200-10000 square meter ----- Available only in Japan

Middle-size Hotel : Total floor area 10000-30000 square meter -----  Available world widely & Japan

Large-size Hotel : Total floor area more than 30000 square meter -----  Available world widely & Japan

Service Area

  • Japan: Tokyo, Yokohama, Osaka, Kyoto Kobe, Hiroshima, Fukuoka, Hokkaido & other cites.

  • China: Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou, Tianjin, Shenzhen, Wuhan, Chengdu, Chongqing, Dongguan & other cites

  • Taiwan: New Taipei City, Taichung, Kaohsiung, Taipei, Taoyuan, Tainan & other cites

  • Thailand: Bangkok & other cites

  • Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh, Hanoi, Hai Phong, Can Tho & other cites

  • Korea: Seoul, Busan, Incheon & other cites

  • Singapore

  • Hong Kong

  • Australia: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide & other cites

  • New Zealand: Auckland & other cites

  • United Arab Emirates: Dubai, Abu Dhabi & other cites

  • Qatar: Doha & other cites

  • France: Paris, Marseille, Lyon & other cites

  • UK: London & other cites

  • Germany: Berlin, Hamborg, München, Köln & other cites

  • Spain: Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia & other cites

  • Italy, Netherland, Belgium

  • USA: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Philadelphia, San Antonio & other cites

  • Canada: Toronto, Montreal, Calgary & other cites

  • Russia: Moscow, Saint-Petersburg & other cites

Hotel Type

Resort (Resort design and planning), boutique hotel, design hotel or any other hospitality facilities which require high quality design. 

Hotel should obtain attractive features & distinctive atmosphere to meet the needs of guests. Hotel industry needs to respond woman's demands to provide comfortable environment and spaces to refresh.

On the other hand, hotel planning should realize functional space design for efficient operations by hotel staffs.

Himematsu Architecture is a hospitality design firm based in Tokyo Japan.

Our hospitality design services is specialized in boutique hotel, design hotel, resort design and planning which require high quality design.


Hotel Design Performance


Hospitality Design Features

  • Plan & Consulting

Before designing a hotel, you need to decide direction, concept, targets and other factors of the hotel facilities. We are delighted to consult you to realize ideal hotel from starting point based on your requests.

  • Acceptance of your demands

We try to reflect your requests in hotel design as much as possible.

If your requests was difficult to realize legally & structurally, we propose another design instead of it.

  • Design for the hotel customers & targets

​We select one or few targets as travelers who stay the hotel after classifying the tourist markets in detail.

Hotel space design needs to satisfy the customers & targets demands.

  • Aseismatic design

We realize structurally safe building for customers by using latest aseismatic design.

  • Women's point of view

We are committed to woman's point of views. They are concerned about clean design for toilets, bathroom, washroom. We also propose the building & interior design depending on woman's point of views.


  • Universal Design

We aims to propose convenient design not only for disabled person and elderly who need an easily accessible environment but whole guests.

  • Design for work efficiency by hotel staffs

We propose design to realize efficient staffs flow and work efficiency in hotel backyard. It leads cost reduction of of your business.


  • Construction cost reduction

If construction cost was over the budget, you need to decide priority of your requests clearly. We propose how to distribute the budget to more important parts effectively.


  • Hotel design differentiation

We propose hotel design with considering differentiation against competitive hotels. It is based on characteristics of the site and customer needs.


  • Worldwide service area

Even we are based in Tokyo Japan, it is possible for us to give the architectural design service out of Japan. We have considerable experiences to design architecture in Asia, USA, EU, Oceania.


Customer Reviews

I was expecting it is difficult to build hotel that is satisfied with number of guests I requested, because the site is so small and laws are strict.

I contacted to Himematsu Architecture because their strong points are to design hotel.  They readily agreed to my request to see the site and give me enough advises politely.

I really appreciated to realize more attractive and meaningful hotel than I expected.

Also, their architectural supervision was reliable with considering the budget.

Hotel owner Mr. T. E,  Miyabi Corp

I requested to design hotel renovation.

I am happy to choose Himematsu Architecture as design company to realize my ideal functionality and my image , because they have original design to contribute differentiation from rival companies.

Even the site is far from Himematsu Architecture in Tokyo, there was no problem about communication to use internet TV which shows visual images and understand each other. 

Himematsu Architecture designed our hotel based on hotel targets, style, images, problems and budgets we presented.   

I am satisfied with the hotel design which solves our unreasonable demands by flexible ideas more than I expected.

Epurontei Owner, Hotel in Miyazaki Japan


Design Awards

Hot-Spring Resort in Qingdao International Competition 1st Prize

JCD Design Award 2008

MIO milano 

JCD Design Award 2008

Vinegar Cafe SU 


mentions award

Himematsu Architecture is an award winning design firm for architecture & interior.

We have many awards for architecture & interior design to get objective evaluation world widely.

We aim to create hotel to contribute tourism culture by pursuing attractive built environment multiderectionally.

Appearance on TV, Radio & publication




Contact (free)

Feel free to contact us by design request form or telephone or e-mail. Please tell us your request details about images, function and other, even it is free of charge. Please refer to things to prepare.


Design Fee Estimate (free)

If we could make sure the gross area of the building from your information, we can tell you rough estimate for design and supervision fee and rough schedule. This estimate is not a construction cost which will be estimated by construction company just before construction start.


Concept design (charged)

We start rough design after contracting only for rough design which is charged. If you are satisfied with the rough design, we can make a contract for whole design & supervision as next steps.


Formal Contract

You make a formal contract with Himematsu Architecture for schematic design, design development & construction supervision.


Schematic design

We make drawings for plan, section, elevation, images and others. Ideal direction of the design is fixed based on your requests, law, technical considerations & other factors through enough meetings. 


Design development

Detail drawings will be completed based on the schematic design. Conversation between you and us is still proceeded to consider precise usability. It creates the best detail drawings for ideal hotel spaces.


Construction cost estimate

We ask for an construction estimate to few construction companies near the site. We choose one of them to officially ask for construction of the hotel after adjusting cost and your agreement.


Construction permission

In Japan, you need to apply building confirmation to receive approval of construction from government. After the approval, construction starts. Approval flow depends on each country the site exists.


Construction supervision

Himematsu architecture supervises construction sites by checking schedule, construction mistakes and quality. You receive the new building after construction. There are countries Himematsu Architecture cannot supervise construction sites because of its counry's rules.


Fee for Design & Supervision

Design & Supervision Fee for Newly Built Hotel

Design & Supervision Fee for Newly Built Hotel is based on Total Floor Area of the hotel.

This includes architectural design, interior design, construction supervision, structural design, facility design.

This is a design fee for building in Japan

We will show you design fee for each country after you show your request details to us.

There are some fee below other than design & supervision.

  • Transportation expenses far from Tokyo and accommodation fee

  • Fee for application for building confirmation : You pay to examining authority.

  • Site measurement fee : You pay to the site measurement company.

  • Ground survey fee :  You pay to ground survey company.

Special fee below if needed . 

  • Administrative Procedures for Shadow regulation, Conflict Prevention regulation, City Planning Act regulation and so forth. (only in Japan)

  • Logo design fee

Concept design fee is decided whichever is more expensive, 5% of total design fee or 300,000 yen.

Concept design is not free.

Design & Supervision Fee for Interior & Renovation

We accept Interior design & renovation service only in Japan

Fee is based on construction fee.

Construction fee x Design Fee ratio = Design & Supervision Fee

There are some fee below other than design & supervision.

  • Transportation expenses far from Tokyo and accommodation fee

  • Fee for application for building confirmation : You pay to examining authority.

  • Site measurement fee : You pay to the site measurement company.

  • Ground survey fee :  You pay to ground survey company.

  • Logo design fee

We accept Interior design & renovation service only in Japan. 

Fee is based on construction fee.

Construction fee x Fee ratio = Design & Supervision Fee


Things you have to prepare

For Newly Built Hotel

  • Site drawings with measurements

  • Images if you have

For Interior & Renovation

  • Existing building drawings with measurements

  • Images if you have