It’s impossible to imagine how much decision making and hard work goes into the construction of a hotel. Behind the scaffolding sheets, Jose Dol, the General Manager of Volkshotel is making sure this all runs smoothly. She is in charge of decisions from the colour of the cushions to the design of the new website. Even in the most stressful moments Jose can always manage to smile.
At the office of Your Majesty, Jose discusses plans for the new website.
The progress of the hotel needs to monitored in order to make sure plans and deadlines are met. Jose often walks the site to keep up to date with the construction development.
Interior designer – Floris and Project Manager – Saskia, discuss with Jose the plans for the design and making of the beds
The process of selecting products can be extensive, sourcing the right fabrics and colours to suit the hotels image.
Volkshotel will be preserving a lot of the original features to keep the authentic character, such as these tiles from the former photography room.
Kim Tuin, general director of the neighbour night club Trouw gets a tour and photographs their club from the roof; soon there will be hot tubs up there.