IN TENTA: DROP eco hotel
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nov 22, 2012
IN TENTA: DROP eco hotel


DROP eco-hotel by IN-TENTA
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‘DROP eco-hotel’ designed by barcelona-based practice IN-TENTA creative design group, is one of the selected projects to be produced as a result of the contest organized by urban square + o-cults + ricardo bofill taller de arquitectura. it will be manufactured by urban square, an urban furniture and micro-architecture producer.


the structure is installed elevated off the ground to avoid contact with the soil
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the proposal is a removable hotel ‘room’ inspired by organic shapes of nature suitable to be installed in natural locations. its main features are removable
architecture, organic design and eco-friendly services. this portable micro-architecture is composed of modular wooden and steel elements and the structure is installed above the ground to avoid contact with the soil and minimally interfering with the unspoiled land continuing to grow underneath. the design incorporates the use of spherical transparent enclosures that can be completely opened and bring guests into direct contact with nature.


porch detail
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for the modern nomad, these eco-friendly ‘rooms’ are not only sustainable but surprisingly comfortable and perfectly integrated into the surrounding landscape,
therefore DROP is suitable for everyone who has an inherent yearning for nature and wants no negative impact on the environment.


the spherical transparent enclosures can be completely opened and bring guests into direct contact with nature
image © IN-TENTA creative design group

 


interior view from the porch
image © IN-TENTA creative design group

 


the concept can be installed in a great variety of natural locations
image © IN-TENTA creative design group

 


the portable micro-architecture is composed of modular wooden and steel elements
image © IN-TENTA creative design group

 


‘DROP’ can be grouped into multiple configurations
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floor plans and sections
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elevations
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main features
image © IN-TENTA creative design group

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