Cachet Boutique, Shanghai
Housed in a 1920s stone building, the former JIA hotel was made over by New York–based designer Jay Godfrey and rebranded as Cachet Boutique in 2014. The refurbishment includes updated rooms, a gym with new machines, and a partnership with Art + Shanghai and Hong Kong
’s Llamart to unveil a new art lobby, complete with a gallery and digital art wall. Accommodations come with kitchenettes, large writing desks, and bathrooms finished in Italian Bisazza mosaic tiles. As an added perk, in keeping with the hotel’s strong art ethos, guests receive free tickets to the Museum of Contemporary Art Shanghai.