'Samambaya' Hotel

 

Project description

Yungas refers to fertile valleys located from 600 to 1400 meters above sea level where the weather is warm, and abundant rainfall allows vegetation growing from gove to heavy jungle rainforest.

The location of the 6000sqm hotel implies a survey of the geography and topography of the site, establishing a special morphology.

Such architectural expression should respond to a regional architecture,  considering the use of materials and the culture of the local. It provides intermediate spaces in order to reach the total volume,

 

Date

2003

Location

Yungas, La Paz, Bolivia