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Ahnluh Resort Hotel
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A legend has been passed on the centuries ago at Dongao Island. During an afternoon nap, a scholar, guarded by an elderly Zen master, dreamt of a tranquil haven. This ancient tale has become the soulful essence of the Ahnluh Resort Hotel, crafted by HUAFA GROUP CO., LTD on Dongao Island.
The Ahnluh Resort Hotel with a paradigm of sustainable luxury design which is beautifully situated across two plots on the picturesque Dongao Island. The first plot, with the site area of 14,364.74 square meters, comprises of 16 buildings in a standalone guest room with a total GFA of 8371.17 sqm. It offers a series of private accommodations to present tranquility and privacy. The third plot covers over 49,243.9 sqm, which serves as the main hotel's public area. Those areas include 9 main hotel buildings with a total GFA of 32,583.66 sqm, and offers facilities such as wedding lawns, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a tea house, and specialty restaurants. The Southeast Asian-style architectural design with the graceful terraces is presented to echo with the natural slopes of the island which offers the guests to enjoy the limitless views of sea and sky.
The project perfectly embodies harmony with the natural features and cultural spirits. The design aims to lower down the architectural crowdedness which ensures the building form seamlessly merge with the Dongao Island's skyline. The Ahnluh brand philosophy elevates the hotel beyond traditional hospitality paradigms which provides the resort accommodations to the customers with the realistic and personal experiences. The design aims to invite the customers into an architecture defined by the genuine connections and the reflective spaces.
The Ahnluh Resort Hotel is not just a landmark building on Dongao Island. Its breathtaking architectural design harmoniously blends together with the surrounding natural features which fulfill the ancient legend's quest for a tranquil haven. As a result, the Ahnluh Resort Hotel confidently enters the competition of the Grand Prix Design Paris Award. The nominated project offers not only a memorable accommodation but also a journey that uplifts the spirit and respects the timeless beauty of the locale.

Agency:Zhuhai Huafa Group Co. Ltd.

Zhuhai Huafa Group Co., Ltd, established in 1980, enjoys a history as long as that of Zhuhai Special Economic Zone. It has been among the "Top 500 Chinese Enterprises" for eight consecutive years since 2016, and currently ranked at 169th in 2023. It was selected as one of the "Double Hundred Enterprises" of the State Council's state-owned enterprise reformation and was regarded as the National Benchmark.
Huafa Group now holds the shares of 8 listed companies: "Huafa Properties", "Huajin Capital", "Huafa Property Services", "SC Johnson Holdings", "Weiye Holdings", "Guangku Technology", "Dixintong" and "Founder Technology Group", as well as "Huaguan Technology" and "Huaguan Capacitor" has been the two NEEQ listed companies. It has successfully established five 3A-credit-entities companies which includes Huafa Group, Huafa Properties, Huafa Comprehensive Development, Huafa Investment Group Holdings and Huashi Holdings.
Based in Zhuhai, Huafa has expanded its businesses into Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Tianjin, Wuhan, Suzhou, Nanjing, Jiaxing, Shenyang, Panjin, Nanning, Zhongshan, Foshan, Weihai, Dalian, Baotou, Hohhot, Hong Kong, Macau, San Francisco, Tel Aviv and other cities at home and abroad.
Huafa as the leading company in Zhuhai, has become one of the top enterprises in China. It had transformed from a regional real estate enterprise to a nationally renowned and innovation driven corporation with diverse business. With a comprehensive and optimal portfolio, sustainable business sectors, high quality assets, an acceptable debt level and a strong cash flow, the Group has laid a solid foundation for the next round development.
Looking forward to the future, Huafa Group will thoroughly implement the spirit of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China. It takes high-quality development as the theme, deeply explore the three major industrial fields of technology, urbanization, and finance, and strive towards becoming a national leading enterprise with world-class technological innovation and industry leadership.

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Cangnan DoubleTree by Hilton
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Agency:Zhejiang South Architectural Design Co.,Ltd+Huafeng Cheng \Ming Fang \Honglu Li

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Zhuhai Dong’ao Marriott Hotel
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The Marriott Hotel is located on the northernmost mountainous bay of Dongao Island. The project based facing to the sea with mountain at the back, with Xiaozhuwan to the west, Dazhuwan to the east, Honeymoon Pavilion to the south, and the most gentle waters of the north shore of Dong'ao Island. The layout and space planning of hotel is based on romantic and love as a main theme. The style itself is quiet and elegant, providing a romantic experience of a noble wedding getaway for guests.
The form of Marriott Hotel has an unforgettable and unique shape. The shape is taken from a set of concentric circles nested up and down: the upper semicircle is a sculptural building with a geographically distinctive and beautiful artistic conception; the lower semicircle is a softly stretched, mountain-like Landscape building. Looking from the sea, people can not help but thinking the ring of happiness, meaning sweet and romantic, happy family, and smooth life.
At the beginning of the design, the designer researches the island's geographical and meteorological features of the project, the landscape changes on the mountain, and the needs of the luxury resort experience to propose the design theme of “Romantic Adventure”by penetrating the design of the entire hotel area in a special way with combination of nature. The hotel building is on the mountain, starting from the lowest point of the beach near Xiaozhuwan and hovering up to the highest point of the mountain, creating a scene where natural mountain and artificial design are symbiotic and interspersed. Whether it's the architectural experience of entering the Peak Lobby to the beach room, or the outdoor leisure experience from the Sunset Terrace Bar to the Hanging Mountain Wedding Hall to the semi-buried pool by the beach, it is closely linked to the romantic story, giving the hotel a unique Brand positioning.

Agency:Zeybekoglu and Associates, Inc

ZNA is a Boston based firm of Architecture, Urban Design, Master Planning and Interior Design. Responding to the need for excellence in both design and project management, with a proven design creativity and professional competence,ZNA presents credentials that reflect an exceptional and rare array of experience. With executed projects valued at over $10 billion, ZNA is a firm with national and international credits. ZNA projects span campus master plans, urban design, residential developments, resort hospitality, and educational, commercial and institutional facilities. Clients have included the United States Federal Government, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Harvard University, University of Sarajevo, and a roster of major institutions, commercial and industrial concerns.
ZNA represents a union of highly experienced architects and planners with profound design skills and rich backgrounds. With a combined professional experience over four decades, their work reflects a sweeping range of architectural activity and projects, from the design and execution of large-scale international projects involving major American companies, to the management of organizations with several hundred employees. Early in their careers, the founding partners have each worked with internationally recognized architects and have participated in the creation of some of the best known buildings in contemporary architecture; later have held direct responsibility for the design, management and completion of major developments.
ZNA is an evolving and dynamic association with unique design personality and pragmatic resourcefulness, with several first-prize winning projects in design competitions. Close attention to client requirements, completing professional commitments within established time and budgetary limits and meticulous technical accomplishment are the firm’s well-known characteristics. ZNA generate dynamism, vitality and vision with a breadth of experience that ensures reliability,performance and excellence. In 2007, ZNA opened the doors of a new branch in Beijing. The establishment of ZNA |ZEYBEKOGLU AND ASSOCIATES, BEIJING, LTD. Afforded ZNA the opportunity to increase its overseas presence, and the branch immediately began assembling an amazingly talented staff from around the world. Together, the creative team of Architects, Urban Planners, Landscape and Interior Architects, and Graphic Designers undertake a vast scope of challenging projects, and offer thoughtful, sustainable solutions as their response.

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Hailan Daojian Hot Spring Resort
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Agency:  Chun Huang
Designer: Chun Huang

Graduated from Luxun Academy of Fine Arts
Commercial Architect, Senior Engineer, Architectural Designer, Senior Room
Interior Designer
Founder/Partner of ATD Right Thinking Design Agency
China Building Decoration Association Zhu Rong Award "Ambassador Zhu Rong"
China Building Decoration Association Electric Lighting Branch Vice President
Vice President of China Building Decoration Association Priska Committee
Liaoning Provincial Decoration Association Vice President/Director of Lighting Design Committee
Liaoning Urban Lighting Association Vice President / Design Branch President Director of Creative China Design Alliance
Recent works
2021 Hailan Rice Wellness Spa Project in Hongjing City, Yanbian Prefecture (National Health Care Demonstration Zone, Core Main Business Format) Overall Volume: 30,000 square meters (planning, planning, architectural design, interior Scenario development and operation)
In 2020, the total volume of commercial plots in Xuelian Street, Shenyang City: 110,000 square meters Fang Mi (planning, planning, architectural design, business scenario research send)
2019 Jimo Road Belt International Trade City in Jimo Island Total volume: 30 Wan Ping Mi (planning, planning, interior scene design)
2018 T-ONE University Town Commercial Complex in Shanxi Overall Volume: 125,000 square meters (planning, planning, indoor scene design count)
2017 Taiyuan Watermi Basha Hot Spring Water City Total volume: 83,000 square meters (planning, planning, indoor business scenarios)
honorary award
The Eighth China International Building Decoration and Design Art Fair "2012-2013 Top 100 Interior Design Figures"
The 10th China International Building Decoration and Design Art Fair "2012-2013 Top Ten New Figures in Interior Design"
The 10th China International Architectural Decoration and Design Art Fair "2014-2015 Top Ten Most Influential Designers"
The 11th China International Architectural Decoration and Design Art Fair "2015-2016 Top 50 Senior Expert Designers in China's Interior Design"
2016-2017 7th China International Space Design Competition (China Architectural Decoration Design Award) Preliminary and semi-final jury member
2018 The 10th China Lighting Application Design Competition National Finals (Water Mi Basha Hot Spring Water City) Entertainment Club Bronze Award
2019 Liaoning Provincial Decoration Association Excellent Design Character Selection was selected as "Liaoning Provincial Decoration Industry Senior Designer"
2020 Member of the Jury Committee of the 10th China International Space Design Competition (China Architectural Decoration Design Award)
2020 5th Japan Cup Golden Butterfly Award Interior Design Competition (Shenyang Xuelian Commercial Street) Golden Award
2021 Japan Cup 6th Golden Butterfly Award Interior Design Competition Jury Expert

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Hangzhou Fuchunquan Hot Spring Hotel


Project introduction
Hangzhou Fuchunquan Hot Spring Hotel is located in a paradise on earth, a romantic and poetic habitat: Hangzhou. The hotel is close to the sports park to the north, overlooking the Fuchun River to the south, Huashu Village to the west, and Fuchun Rose Garden to the east. The total land area: 4456 square meters. The hotel is positioned as a Japanese-style boutique hot spring hotel, including: hotel lobby, calligraphy and painting hall, Japanese restaurant, water tea room, meditation room, two guest rooms (a total of 34 guest rooms) and various functional rooms, total construction area: 5298.75 square meters .
Project positioning:
As a Japanese-style hot spring boutique hotel, this hotel firstly meets the functional requirements of a Japanese-style hot spring hotel, and can also meet the functions of weddings, company meetings, small gatherings, and product displays.
Architectural concept description:
The continuous and steep green mountain peaks towering into the clouds, far away from the crowds, I can't remember how many years have passed. I pushed away the clouds and mist to look for the ancient mountain road in the hidden woods, relying on the stones to listen to the gurgling water. The project continued the design of Mr. Huang Gongwang's quiet and expressive mood when he lived in seclusion. Due to the movement of the earth's crust, the location of this hotel project has a similar elevation to that of Huang Gongwang's hermitage more than 600 years ago. Appreciating the Fuchun River scenery from the hotel is like appreciating the realistic version of "Fuchun Mountain Residence" from a similar angle. The designer got the design inspiration of the hotel from the house layout when Huang Gongwang lived in seclusion. Standing at the book bar in the lobby, it was like Mr. Huang Gongwang in his studio, admiring the beautiful scenery of Fuchun River from the perspective of Mr. Huang Gongwang's paintings, and comprehending the open-minded life of Mr. Huang Gongwang when he lived in seclusion.
Architectural design description:
The hotel is positioned as a Japanese-style boutique hot spring hotel. The building combines with the surrounding environment to create a simple, elegant, quiet and introverted atmosphere, highlighting the quiet, beautiful and subtle oriental features.
The original intention of the design was to take a Japanese-style hot spring hotel as a hotel feature. Japanese-style hot springs are related to Japanese-style architecture and Japanese-style courtyards. The most mature period of Japanese-style architecture and courtyards is the Yuan and Song dynasties, and it is also the period when Huang Gongwang painted "Living in Fuchun Mountain". Coupled with the Zen at the time is a very good combination. Starting from Zen and Japanese plane space, Zen space is designed by paying attention to every detail, every space to every scene.



Building function description:
1. Take the main entrance of the hotel along the quiet small bamboo forest, and enter the hotel lobby through the dry mountain and water Japanese courtyard. The lobby adopts a double first floor method. The basement floor is the hotel lobby and the first floor is the calligraphy and painting hall.
2. To the east of the hotel are restaurants, water tea rooms, and meditation rooms.
3. There are guest rooms on the north and west sides, with a total of 34 rooms, including 14 standard rooms, 5 intermediate standard rooms, 13 high-standard rooms, 2 private customized rooftop hot spring suites and 2 VIP hot spring suites.
4. The overhead floor can be used as an underground garage or a multifunctional room or exhibition hall.
5. There are 6 hot spring pools, including

  1. There are 2 outdoor public male and female hot spring bathing pools, which can be used interchangeably in the morning and evening. One of the hot spring bathing pools is a semi-open outdoor bathing pool and a borderless bathing pool, where you can see the hotel waterscape, and the other hot spring bathing pool On the hillside, you can look into the distance, or you can look up at the stars through the small sky hole design.
  2. 1 private customized rooftop hot spring pool, 2 private customized rooftop hot spring suites and 2 VIP hot spring suites, you can look up at the sky, enjoy the endless sky, and feel the Zen pool.
  3. 1 outdoor private customized hot spring bath, which can be customized by families and couples. Outdoor private customization can better experience nature.
Designer: David Pong David Pong

Mr. David Pong, Master of Architecture, Yokohama National University, Japan, a member of the Architectural Society of Japan,He is currently the deputy chief architect of Guangdong South China Design InstituteHead of Guangzhou of Singapore DG Design Institute. After more than ten years of experience in architecture, planning and design overseas, his design focus has returned to China. He has participated in the design of many successful large-scale projects at home and abroad, involving tourism development, cultural and tourism real estate, commercial real estate, hotels and real estate. The projects he participated in won many international and domestic awards.