30 March 2011
Eco Resorts, Sahara
Haptic in collaboration with AU Studio have undertaken detailed feasibility studies for two eco-resort hotels in the Sahara desert. The resorts comprise a variety of accommodation from luxury rooms and private villas to backpacker lodges and campsites.
Each resort will also comprise luxury facilities such as spa, treatment rooms, creche, restaurants and retail units and form part of a regional development strategy being developed by OMA, on behalf of Al Wahat Tourism and Development Company.
Whilst the programme for each resort was similar, the contexts dictated quite different architectural responses...
[see Mountain Eco Resort and Desert Eco Resort]