4 Ways To Use Wood-Effect Tiles In Hospitality Settings

Bring the outdoors in with wood-effect tiles, combining on-trend design with hardwearing properties – these stunning tiles allow designers, architects and specifiers alike to create design schemes that incorporate the beauty of nature.

With the rise in biophilic design, decision-makers are looking for unique ways to incorporate the world around us. An alternative to wooden floors, wood-effect tiles combine the visual qualities of authentic wooden floors with the enhanced benefits and durability of a tile.

CTD Architectural’s impressive portfolio of wood-effect tiles is the perfect addition to hospitality spaces, style in a variety of ways to suit any brief. Keep reading to be inspired to take your hospitality specifications to the next level!

Create a Lasting First Impression with Wood-effect Tiles

Lasting Impression of Wood Effect Tiles

The reception or lobby space is where all guests begin their journey so first impressions really do count. Setting a precedent for the rest of the hotel, the reception interior needs to be stylish and withstand heavy traffic and regular wear and tear at the same time.

By introducing wood-effect tiles, you can create a striking impact whilst also retaining a level of cohesion. Suitable for use across the walls and floor or as statement cladding, these nature-inspired tiles evoke a sense of soothing tranquillity. Our brand new Ultramod collection combines function with design to create a versatile surface covering with instant wow-factor. Available in six unique styles, there’s a slab to suit all schemes, complete with intricate streaks, elegant knotting and characterful surface appeal.

Enhance the Outdoors with Exterior Tiles

Outdoor Wood Effect Tiles

Yet, why stop there – take wood-effect tiles outdoors with Ultramod, available with a Matt or Outdoor finish, the stunning tiles can be used to enhance an exterior terrace or alfresco dining area. With a choice of rosewood, zebrawood, walnut, bostamarinde and ziricote – these rare cuts of wood are available in a classic plank size (200x1020mm) to complement any hotel exterior.

Add Natural Beauty to the Bedroom Suite with Tiles

Aspenwood porcelain tiles CTDA

Add a natural accent to the bedroom suite with wood-effect tiles, the perfect way to bring a sense of calm to bedroom spaces, the use of wood helps ground the room whilst also adding warmth. Our beautiful Aspenwood porcelain tiles create a raw and pared-back look that will work with any scheme.

Available in a multitude of colourways to suit both light and dark schemes – Aspenwood is an ideal choice for a hotel bedroom where versatility is often key. Available in a matt finish, the tiles can cope with heavy footfall whilst complementing a range of décor styles.

Waterproof Wood-effect Tiles for the Bathroom

Scandinavian-inspired Nordic collection

The Scandinavian-inspired Nordic collection is also an ideal choice for the bathroom. Available in three pale shades, these wood-effect tiles are perfect for hotels with a minimalist aesthetic. With a PTV <36 anti-slip rating, Nordic tiles would be a safe and efficient tile for use in the bathroom or other spaces with exposure to water.

There are so many ways to use wood-effect tiles within hospitality spaces the design possibilities are truly endless with these natural-inspired tiles!