Hotel Impossible: Penguin Hotel Pictures

Anthony travels to South Beach, FL, to save the Penguin Hotel, a boutique hotel that needs to find an identity among its hip, trendy competitors.

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The Owners of the New Yorker Hotel
The Owners of the New Yorker Hotel

The Owners of the New Yorker Hotel

Hotel owners Walter and Shirley pose in front of the New Yorker Boutique Hotel in Miami with their 3 daughters. 960 1280

  

Anthony Discusses the Courtyard

Anthony Discusses the Courtyard

Anthony discusses the New Yorker Boutique Hotel's courtyard with Walter and Shirley. 960 1280

  

The Crew Films Anthony

The Crew Films Anthony

The crew films on the pool deck as Anthony discusses ways to bring in new business with the owners. 960 1280

  

Designer Blanche Garcia

Designer Blanche Garcia

Designer Blanche Garcia describes her plans to head contractor Jorge. 960 1280

  

The New Yorker at Dusk

The New Yorker at Dusk

An outside view of the New Yorker at dusk. 960 1280

  

Anthony Chats With Walter and Shirley

Anthony Chats With Walter and Shirley

Anthony chats with Walter, Shirley and the man responsible for putting together the motel’s breakfast buffet. 960 1280

  

Anthony and the New Yorker Hotel Staff

Anthony and the New Yorker Hotel Staff

Anthony has a heart-to-heart with the staff. 960 1280

  

Name Badges

Name Badges

Anthony has name badges made for every employee of the New Yorker. 960 1280

  

Anthony and Charles

Anthony and Charles

Anthony and Charles go over the design for the shuttle van's car wrap. 960 1280

  

The Courtyard Before Renovation

The Courtyard Before Renovation

The hotel's courtyard before Anthony and his team get their hands dirty and renovation begins. 960 1280

  

Before Shot of the Lobby
Before

Before

The sky blue walls and hand-shaped chairs in the lobby. 960 1280

JUAN MONINO www.juanmonino.com  

After

After

Eggplant is the new shade on the walls of the lobby and the hand chairs have been replaced with more suitable furniture. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

Notice the crystal chandelier and penguin artwork before renovation. 960 1280

JUAN MONINO www.juanmonino.com  

After

After

With the modern chandelier and contemporary artwork, the lobby of the Penguin has been transformed. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

The front desk before renovation. 960 1280

JUAN MONINO www.juanmonino.com  

After

After

The front desk after renovation. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

The dining area, or lack there of. 960 1280

JUAN MONINO www.juanmonino.com  

After

After

The new and improved dining area. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

The vacant, never-before-used bar area in the lobby. 960 1280

JUAN MONINO www.juanmonino.com  

After

After

The fully-stocked bar area after renovation. 960 1280

  

Photos

Before

Before

Before renovation takes place, check out the courtyard at the New Yorker Boutique Hotel in Miami. 960 1280

  

After

After

An overall view of the courtyard after the renovation is completed by Anthony and his team. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

With folding tables and dirty equipment, Anthony has a lot of work cut out for him when it comes to revamping the breakfast bar. 960 1280

  

After

After

After the renovation, the folding tables have been replaced with white counters, and the equipment has been cleaned and is ready for use. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

With blue walls and blue cement floors, the lounge area in the courtyard was very basic. 960 1280

  

After

After

After the renovation, notice the vibrant colors and new light fixtures that add class to the courtyard. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

The dining section of the courtyard. 960 1280

  

After

After

The new and improved dining area. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

The original couches were placed directly in the middle of the courtyard. 960 1280

  

After

After

The couches -- now with cushions -- provide a much more comfortable environment for hotel guests. 960 1280

  

The Owners of the New Yorker Hotel

The Owners of the New Yorker Hotel

Hotel owners Walter and Shirley pose in front of the New Yorker Boutique Hotel in Miami with their 3 daughters. 960 1280

  

Anthony Discusses the Courtyard

Anthony Discusses the Courtyard

Anthony discusses the New Yorker Boutique Hotel's courtyard with Walter and Shirley. 960 1280

  

The Crew Films Anthony

The Crew Films Anthony

The crew films on the pool deck as Anthony discusses ways to bring in new business with the owners. 960 1280

  

Designer Blanche Garcia

Designer Blanche Garcia

Designer Blanche Garcia describes her plans to head contractor Jorge. 960 1280

  

The New Yorker at Dusk

The New Yorker at Dusk

An outside view of the New Yorker at dusk. 960 1280

  

Anthony Chats With Walter and Shirley

Anthony Chats With Walter and Shirley

Anthony chats with Walter, Shirley and the man responsible for putting together the motel’s breakfast buffet. 960 1280

  

Anthony and the New Yorker Hotel Staff

Anthony and the New Yorker Hotel Staff

Anthony has a heart-to-heart with the staff. 960 1280

  

Name Badges

Name Badges

Anthony has name badges made for every employee of the New Yorker. 960 1280

  

Anthony and Charles

Anthony and Charles

Anthony and Charles go over the design for the shuttle van's car wrap. 960 1280

  

The Courtyard Before Renovation

The Courtyard Before Renovation

The hotel's courtyard before Anthony and his team get their hands dirty and renovation begins. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

The sky blue walls and hand-shaped chairs in the lobby. 960 1280

JUAN MONINO www.juanmonino.com  

After

After

Eggplant is the new shade on the walls of the lobby and the hand chairs have been replaced with more suitable furniture. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

Notice the crystal chandelier and penguin artwork before renovation. 960 1280

JUAN MONINO www.juanmonino.com  

After

After

With the modern chandelier and contemporary artwork, the lobby of the Penguin has been transformed. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

The front desk before renovation. 960 1280

JUAN MONINO www.juanmonino.com  

After

After

The front desk after renovation. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

The dining area, or lack there of. 960 1280

JUAN MONINO www.juanmonino.com  

After

After

The new and improved dining area. 960 1280

  

Before

Before

The vacant, never-before-used bar area in the lobby. 960 1280

JUAN MONINO www.juanmonino.com  

After

After

The fully-stocked bar area after renovation. 960 1280

  

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