9 Historic Buildings Get Reborn as Amazingly Luxurious Hotels
See how a 16th-century palazzo, a monastery from the 1800s, and a Belle Époque mansion, among other global destinations, get rebuilt as modern spaces.
American Trade Hotel, Panama City, Panama
Harking back to the golden era when Panama was the gateway between Central and South America, as well as a meeting place for creatives and influencers from around the world, Atelier Ace's first independent addition to its family is the Colonial-style American Trade Hotel. Making itself at home in the Casco Viejo neighborhood of Panama City, the hotel occupies a 1917 neoclassical building that was originally Panama's first skyscraper but stood abandoned for many years.