Soho Home Simply Opened a Nashville Outpost With 47 Luxe Rooms and a Members-only Pool — Take a Look Inside
The unique Soho Home debuts its latest location in the present day in considered one of its most formidable places: Nashville. Housed inside a pre-war sock manufacturing unit, the 97,000-square-foot Soho Home Nashville, which opened Feb. 23, options 47 rooms, in addition to a well being and wellness house, music room, membership room, and the primary in-house Cecconi's restaurant.
"Nashville has at all times been on our bucket checklist," Soho Home CEO Nick Jones tells Journey + Leisure solely. "There's an actual tradition right here of actually respectable, very inventive folks — and it's such an rising, energetic metropolis."
Whereas the majority of the facilities are reserved for members solely, company who ebook an in a single day keep could have entry to the brand new home's perks and customary areas as effectively. One such house that's open to each members and company is The Alley, the general public foyer that includes a barista station and that's accessible for all to hang around and work in.
Particulars within the membership room at Soho Home Nashville Credit score: Katty Cantalamessa/Courtesy of Soho Home Nashville
However for many who wish to expertise a style of the unique membership, rooms vary from the 300-square-foot rooms in its Cosy class, beginning at $240 an evening (members charges from $180), to the 575-square-foot Massive rooms, from $655 an evening ($490 for members). Accessible rooms are additionally accessible on the Medium and Massive room ranges, beginning at $385 an evening ($290 for members).
A bathe at Soho Home Nashville Credit score: Katty Cantalamessa/Courtesy of Soho Home Nashville
"I say to my design staff, each venture they do they get higher," Jones says of the rooms, noting that, throughout his personal keep this week, he was taken by the whole lot from the mini bar to the water strain. "With so many lodge rooms, you are feeling you may be in any metropolis on this planet as a result of they're cookie cutter, however we at all times begin with a clear piece of paper and design for that metropolis."
Heath membership vanities at Soho Home Nashville Credit score: Katty Cantalamessa/Courtesy of Soho Home Nashville
That mentality can most clearly be seen by way of the artwork assortment, curated from 41 Tennessean artists — together with Yanira Vissepo, Noah Saterstrom, Vesna Pavlovic, Beizar Aradini, Willie Stewart, Vadis Turner, and Eden Anyabwile — totaling 170 items, typically in varied media, starting from prints to digital artwork. The works are additionally fastidiously displayed in surprising places, like a sculpture excessive on the well being membership wall and others tucked away within the stairwells.
A brand new idea at this location is Membership Cecconi's. Since 2004, Soho Home has collaborated with Enzo Cecconi's Italian restaurant Cecconi's, with places from Mumbai and Istabul to London and Miami. However Nashville marks the primary in-house location for Cecconi's, that includes a rotating menu of the restaurant's best-known dishes, with a contact of Nashville affect.
"We didn't wish to be competing with all the nice barbecue eating places on the town — we wouldn't do it in addition to they do it," Jones says. "There's fairly a scarcity of Italian eating places in Nashville, so to do Membership Cecconi's, the place we all know what we're doing, and bringing it solely to our members looks as if a really apparent transfer."
One other notable function is the 75-by-24-foot, ground-floor pool with an indoor-outdoor bar and cabanas throughout. Additionally on-site is the Soho Well being Membership with a reclaimed timber ground made of fabric from one other previous manufacturing unit, plus a sauna, steam room, and yoga terrace.
Situated in what was the Could Hosiery Constructing relationship again to the 1900s, the handle at 500 Houston Road might really feel a bit surprising because it's a few 10-minute drive south from downtown Nashville. However Jones likens it to opening Soho Home New York within the Meatpacking District again in 2003 when it was a "barely grubbier" space. "Once I walked round it, I simply fell in love with the constructing," he says.
Particulars at Soho Home Nashville Credit score: Katty Cantalamessa/Courtesy of Soho Home Nashville
The historical past of the sock manufacturing unit — which even made socks for astronauts who went to the moon — is preserved most notably within the music and leisure room dubbed the Sock Room, which can host stay leisure and member occasions. Whereas the house is lined with velvet and textured linen sheers, it additionally has bar lamps that function the rivets that have been used within the authentic manufacturing unit's equipment.
This is only one of Soho Home's new openings for the 12 months, with upcoming places in Los Angeles, Mexico Metropolis, and Brighton, England. "We're seeing an actual starvation and thirst for the Homes, not simply within the UK however in America and Europe," Jones provides. "Our membership lists are extremely sturdy. So we're enthusiastic about this 12 months."
As for Nashville, Jones is simply thrilled to see this house in motion. "While you keep right here, you're in a spot that's full of individuals from Nashville," he says. "Once I journey, the persons are as vital because the buildings and the historical past…so I'm actually trying ahead to seeing the membership replenish tonight with folks having fun with themselves. That's the explanation why I do that — to see a full room of individuals smiling, laughing, having enjoyable, having an amazing dialog, and simply being blissful."