In the historic town centre of Prague, just one streetway from the famous and historical Republic Square,the Baroque facade of the Designhotel ElephantPrague adorns the street Na Florenci. The Elephant, aplace created to delight individualists from all over theworld with its noble and yet cosy atmosphere.The lobby reflects the hotels close relationship withBaba the elephant, who was a guest here in the 19th century. The area of the old town centre, which is characterised by numerous restaurants, pubs and shops,is situated in the immediate vicinity. This district is thestamping ground for art enthusiasts and urbane metropoliteswith an insatiable curiosity and zest for life.It is a combination of the old and the new. Created in abuilding which, in the Baroque age, was built as a residencefor the aristocracy and which, in the communistera, was converted into residential flats. The structurehas been renovated to reflect the changes and the innovationof Pragues most recently developed urbanenvironment. The unique character of the Elephantmanifests itself through the use of precious materials,as well as the aesthetic interplay of contrasts, resultingin the high-class and sophisticated design of each ofits 100 rooms.The furniture and furnishings of the Elephant play onthe use of contrasting elements: warm and cold, soft andhard, explain the Berlin interior designers Duo Kesuma& Leski, who re-created the structure and the ambienceof the hotel.Luxury is to be found everywhere you look:the materials of the drapes are of heavy, brown silk, theupholstery is covered in grey leather; a comfortable bedwith wonderfully soft pillows amid a minimalistic decor;furniture made in Asia and delicate touches that offerthat slightly different contrast.The spacious floorplanallows freedomof movement in therooms and throughout the premises for the guests who are staying there and yet, at the same time, creates the feeling of an intimate atmosphere. All of the apartments are between 20 and 35 sqm. insize.Contrast is the keyword which continues to reflect itself,even in the name of the hotel.Like the historical city of Prague with its deeply rooted culture, the hotel combines history and modernity, presents a blend of energetic chic with sublime relaxation but, above all, the Elephant represents a wonderful locationin the pulsating heart of the old city centre, oneof the most popular districts in Europe.Designhotel Elephant Prague. A modern jewel, steeped in a long history, in the vibrant,historic centre of the old town. The Designhotel Elephant offers its guests individual experiences that evoke a contrast of the senses in the rooms, where marble and wood blend harmoniously with fine textiles.Likewise in the Designhotel Elephant Prague, style and content merge to create a living experience. there is a non-smoking policy thoughout the hotel.