The 94,300-square-foot hotel will feature a state-of-the-art fitness center, intimate meeting and event space, and a food and beverage program inspired by the hotel’s Spanish and European roots to the kitchen AC and in the AC lounge.
The AC Hotel St. Louis Central West End is in the center of St. Louis’ thriving shopping district, just steps from the city’s best restaurants, boutiques, museums and world-class art galleries, all nestled among works of art. eye-catching public art and stunning turn-of-the-century homes. Just across the street is Forest Park which is home to a variety of free art and history museums and the St. Louis Zoo.
The AC Hotel Central West End will blend the cityscape of Saint-Louis with a minimalist and sophisticated design. St. Louis-born artist John O’Hara was commissioned for an iconic piece on display in the hotel’s lounge bar. O’Hara is a self-taught artist known for his large-scale abstract decorative art. His work is part of public and private collections around the world, including the showrooms of famous designer Michael Kors in Milan, Paris, London and New York.
Renowned design firm DLR Group worked on the hotel’s interior design, which houses a blend of European-inspired motifs and comfort, with sleek modern decor, touches of natural wood and clean marble in the lobby and rooms. The AC Hotel St. Louis approaches every space with optimal comfort and utility that are intentionally designed to maximize space and minimize clutter.
AC Hotel rooms offer enhanced living space, some overlooking the vibrant Central West End. Additional amenities include a state-of-the-art fitness center with Peloton, cardio equipment and free weights. The hotel will also be a great destination for business meetings and events with flexible space to host small meetings and social events such as rehearsal dinners and brunch. The establishment has also partnered with the neighboring restaurant, Italian restaurant Edera, to host larger events with menus prepared by Edera’s executive chef, Andrew Simon.