peter pichler architecture chosen to renovate italian hotel in the dolomites
 
peter pichler architecture chosen to renovate italian hotel in the dolomites peter pichler architecture chosen to renovate italian hotel in the dolomites
sep 19, 2015

peter pichler architecture chosen to renovate italian hotel in the dolomites

peter pichler architecture chosen to renovate italian hotel in the dolomites
all images courtesy of peter pichler architecture

 

 

 

milan-based architecture and design firm peter pichler architecture has been selected to transform an existing hotel into a five star resort, set amid the dolomite mountains. the project is situated in europe’s largest alpine meadow, a paradise for winter sports, hiking, and exploring nature. the scheme will involve the restructuring of individual rooms, and the addition of luxury suites at roof level — overlooking the picturesque scenery below. a new reception and lounge will also be added.


a view of the rooftop suite

 

 

 

the hotel’s most notable aspect is a rooftop spa with panoramic views of the adjacent dolomites. elevations are transparent, light, and open, offering impressive vistas of the landscape from each room. the structure is topped with a tilted roof designed to assimilate with the local context of the village where the hotel is situated.


looking towards the surrounding mountains from the rooftop sauna

 

drawings


site plan


north elevation with main entrance


south elevation


north facade close-up


schematic diagrams

 

 

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