Sage James Street Hotel

Sage Hotel James Street is the new guy on the block in Brisbane accommodation options. Built around the historic Queens Arms (QA), this 93-room hotel seamlessly combines the traditional façade with modern hotel interiors. Guests enjoy exploring the surrounding designer shops, bars and restaurants that make the iconic James Street precinct so unique.

Next Story Group's holistic approach to hotel management opened Sage Hotel James Street as a digitally-savvy and locally-connected hotel. Amidst the fashionable surroundings of James Street, the hotel is applauded for its locally-sourced staff uniforms, decorations, and mini-bar amenities, celebrating the neighborhood.

Next Hotel Brisbane

Tailored for the unique needs of the modern business traveller, Next Hotel Brisbane is designed around busy schedules and personal preferences – delivered through comfortable spaces, smart technology and intuitive service that appreciates the value of our guests' time.

Next Brisbane has made its mark in Australian hospitality, being recognized by numerous industry awards for its modern approach to service, seamless integration of technology, and beautiful design.

Sage West Perth

Conveniently located between Subiaco and the CBD, Sage Hotel is the boutique centrepiece of West Perth. Boasting heritage façade and modern interiors this hotel combines something old with something new to deliver something special. Sage Hotel West Perth is ideal for the savvy business or leisure traveller. With free public transport available from the hotel to the CBD, free bicycles to ride through Kings Park and the amazing Julio’s restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, it is all at the guest's fingertips.

Next Story Group combined architectural and interior design, digital marketing and immersive content, and outstanding hotel management to make Sage Hotel West Perth one of the most highly-regarded properties in town.

Smoke Co Bangalore

The Smoke Co Bangalore is the first Texan barbecue smoker restaurant in India. The restaurant’s owner approached Next Story Group wanting to launch a never-been-done-before F&B concept that provided casual authentic dining and entertainment for guests. Next Story Group's in-house design agency, Virsa, provided the architectural and interior design, devised the concept, financial modeling, and consulted on KPIs for the restaurant’s success.

The restaurant will celebrate a much-awaited opening in 2017, thanks to a successful collaboration blending innovative design and hospitality expertise.

Kafnu Taipei

Kafnu Taipei is a full-service lifestyle space designed for creators in Taiwan and across Asia-Pacific. Blending a physical social network with diverse facilities and services, Kafnu Taipei comprehensively fulfills the living, working, playing, learning, and resting needs of creators, enabling a new generation of entrepreneurs, artists, start-ups and companies to come together in a place and mutually benefit and contribute to a new creative ecosystem.

Kafnu Taipei is designed as a 12-floor vertical village with diverse zones catering to a creator’s needs. In the work zones, there are state-of-the-art working and collaboration spaces, as well as comfortable, spacious lounges for members to socialize with others. The live and rest zones, provide co-living, dining, and accommodation facilities for members to lounge, rest, and relax. For members with artistic ambitions, the media zones at Kafnu Taipei offer music recording studios and green screen rooms with professional equipment. In addition to the latest media devices, IT and interactive design technologies, Kafnu has play zones to inspire creativity and to produce more effectively. This includes the in-house restaurant ‘Morsel Taipei’ on the first floor serving avant-garde northern European tapas inspired by Taiwan, as well as the K2 bar on 12th floor for members to take some time out from their busy day, relax and have a drink with friends. An urban fitness center, Oxygen Lab, hosts yoga, Zumba, TRX, and pilates classes for members around the clock. Kafnu’s learn zones inspire fresh thinking and motivation with a two-story event space fitted with floor-to-ceiling bookshelves and a 300-inch (6 meter high) screen for film viewings, presentations, and workshops.

Technology unifies all zones in the space, including a ‘digital gallery’ of connected monitors and surfaces that showcase members’ projects and successes throughout Kafnu. Kafnu also provides a mobile app with a members-only discussion forum, enabling space and room bookings, and listing all upcoming events. The entire space features biophilic design, with six aquascapes designed by an award-winning masters reminding members of the living ecosystem Kafnu creates.