The Sleep + Eat story
Sleep + Eat is a conceptual playground for the hoteliers, restaurateurs and designers behind Europe’s leading hospitality projects. It defines the evolution in hospitality design by curating a space to see vanguard hotel, restaurant and bar concepts and meet the people behind them. Read More
Over two days, the show brings together hospitality leaders with Europe's foremost designers, consultants, architects and emerging talent creating across hotels, restaurants and bars. The expertly curated exhibition sees leading brands showcase their products and concepts. A seminar programme tackles zeitgeisty topics on the future of design. And there's plenty of chance to celebrate the industry's collective, creative spirit.
Designers’ ability to create exceptional experiences is challenged as five creative studios compete to execute contemporary hotel spaces in response to a themed brief. Each studio presents its concept, sharing the insight and reason behind its execution. Read more»
Each year an up-and-coming creative studio is given the chance to conceptualise and create Sleep + Eat’s networking focal point, the Sleeper Bar. In the months leading up to the show, the studio team refine their ideas and craft a pop-up bar using suppliers from across the wider hospitality supply chain. Find out more»
As part of its evolution, Sleep + Eat is expanding its interactive offering to include Eat Sets – three more installations based on restaurant and bar spaces, namely a restaurant designed by ECHO Architecture, a café from 3Stories and a nightclub by Shalini Misra. Find out more.
For anyone in the creative industries, Sleep + Eat is a must.
James Twomey, ReardonSmith Architects
Thoughtful, relevant and well-curated, the event always manages to bring a fresh approach to hospitality.
Robbie Bargh, Founder, The Gorgeous Group