The importance of hotel architecture in improving functionality of a space cannot be understated. And in a market like Saudi Arabia where hospitality is booming, operators and owners would do well to ensure the architecture works alongside the needs of the hotel seamlessly.

So in this week's What's Trending with Hotelier Middle East, we speak to experts from Dubai-based Edge Architects - founding partner & managing director Martin Baerschmidt and founding partner & design director Ivar Krasinski - about hotel architecture trends, with a focus on Saudi Arabia.

They discuss where Saudi Arabia's hotels currently stand when it comes to their architecture, what's next, and also talk about hotels that inspire them.

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