DesignAgency Transforms a Soap Factory into a Boutique Hotel

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                                There aren’t many hotels that can boast a colorful history like that of the <a href="http://www.thebroadviewhotel.ca/" data-wpel-link="external"  rel="external noopener noreferrer">Broadview Hotel</a> in Toronto, Canada. The building was originally built as a soap factory in 1891 and then converted into the Broadview Hotel. However, it went into decline in the 1970s when it was used as a boarding house, and afterwards the location of the infamous Jilly’s Strip Club in the 1970s. After a major renovation, design firm <a href="http://thedesignagency.ca/" data-wpel-link="external"  rel="external noopener noreferrer">DesignAgency</a> and architect firm <a href="http://www.eraarch.ca/" data-wpel-link="external"  rel="external noopener noreferrer">ERA Architects</a> have restored the landmark building and transformed it into a 58-room boutique hotel that includes a cafe, two restaurants, and multiple event spaces.
Upon arrival, the lobby’s interiors set the tone for the rest of a hotel, an eclectic mix of industrial, retro and contemporary design. Custom furniture, like the emerald green leather + brass rail bench designed by DesignAgency and fabricated by Orior in Iceland, are sprinkled throughout the hotel and
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