We won!

QO takes home AHEAD award

Our amazing project QO Amsterdam was awarded the ‘Best Urban Hotel - Newbuild’ award by AHEAD!

‘Championing sustainability, QO Amsterdam features a responsive façade that is linked to a weather station and a plethora of initiatives including a rooftop greenhouse and integrated aquaponics. Interiors focus on the relationship with the city through the use of oak, brick and exposed concrete.’ - AHEAD

AHEAD is a prestigious international prize awarded to the most extraordinary hospitality projects that strive for an exceptional design and high-quality guest experience.


The winners of the inaugural AHEAD Europe awards were announced at Park Plaza Westminster Bridge on 19 November 2018.

Congratulations to the team!

Amstelside/Borealis Hotel Group, Paul de Ruiter Architects, Arup, JP van Eesteren, Xander Bueno de Mesquita, Van Rossum, Conran and Partners & Tank.