Le Méridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Le Méridien Zhongshan, Guangdong Accommodation Building, Interior Architecture Photos

Le Méridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Modern Chinese Interior Design in South East China – design by BLVD International

2 Apr 2019

Le Méridien Zhongshan

Architects: BLVD International

Location: Shantou City, Guangdong, China

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Zhongshan, known as Heung-san in ancient time, was an isolated sea island rumored to have been an earthly heaven boasting many a celestial flower. With the endeavor and commitment of generations of great figures in the history, Zhongshan has become an agreeable city to live and a leader in commercial and cultural development nationwide.

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Le Méridien Zhongshan is located in Gangkou Town of Zhongshan City, with monuments, temples, modern shopping malls and verdant wetland parks all close by. As the first five-star destination of business trips in the North Gate of Zhongshan urban area, the 100 meter high-rise of 24 floors is regarded as the most impressive skyline of Gangkou Town.

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

BLVD always treat entrusted projects with good-will and resolution by exploring the past of the city and savor locally exclusivehuman and social cultures, the design approach perfectly aligned with “Destination Unlocked”, the brand idea of Le Méridien. The design unveils the cultural glamour of this historic town with new visions, throwing guests to the past when the city was called Heung-san. Inspired by “mountains”, it infuses fun and excitement into the hotel and arouses curiosity and a spirit of adventure with French elegance of Le Méridien.

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

The full-high lobby in a dark timber tone is cut by solemn arrays of screens, adding to the steady style. The acrylic mountains at the entrance and in the end offer a mystic and blurry hill view through water vapor after a nice rain. The water flows on the floor stone reach the walls seaward, turning the lobby into a veritable microcosm of Zhongshan landform of plains, hills and rich water system. The three free-standing reception counters, a rebel against ordinary design, taking the reflection of mountains in the water, rest gracefully on the grey marble as an offset to the deep space and a feature of fun and creativity. In the background, the spiral shapes of pearly nautilus consisted of glass steel chrysanthemum petals vary from each other, making the reception area more diversified.

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

High-back chairs and grilled screens of Chinese style enclosed another part of the lobby as a library to exchange thoughts and inspirations for people with creativity.The crossed lines of the glorious past of Heung-san on the carpet facilitate the exploration of the past and the present of the city. The hanging petal accessory arranged in a random yet orderly way stands for the solidary quality of all Zhongshan people who have contributed to the local history.

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

A green artwork freezing a mountainous view as a transition from the grand lobby to the lower lift lobby would always excite guests like a utopia at the end of narrow opening, triggering them to explore further of the space.

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Taking the stairs up from the mountain foot to the peak, you will be greeted by a celestial stone by the window, shutting all the noise and trouble out; together with the violet-flower carpet of grace and sophistication, all you can feel is an unspoken tranquility.

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

The guest room of simple lines and clear-cut blocks in subdued colors with plain material combination of modern design as well as traditional details is designed to be calm and comfortable.

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

The screening at the foyer provides a fresh visual excitement by emulating andsimplifying the pierced door panels of ancient Zhongshan buildings. The old wood sourced from Guhe Village, a witness to Zhongshan history is hand carved into a feature against the sofa. The unpolished traces of carving andbleeding colors manifest the locals’ wisdom in life and pursuit of aesthetics.

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Quiet yet sophisticated, the independent big study lacks no detail or delicacy. Abstract images of local attractions like the Sun Yat Sen Park, the Zhanyuan Garden, Zhongshan Movie Town, the Jinzhong Reservoir and the Xishan Temple unroll the history of Zhongshan on the wall. All this proves to be the epitome of the elegant, light luxurious and creative DNA of Le Méridien.

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Separating the bathroom and bedroom with translucent grill partitions instead of solid division connects the two spaces to a certain degree, making the view of the room deeper and airier.

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Each city is a living being that constantly evolves. The designers present the characters of Heung-san, in a minimal and special French approach, subtly introducing comtemporary aesthetics into this time-honored city. The encounter of old Heung-san and new Zhongshan is an earnest answer to hope for the future, driving the eternal exploration of urban mysteries by human kind.

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Le Méridien Zhongshan, Guangdong – Building Information

Design company: BLVD International
Client: Poly-Zhongshan Real Estate Co., Ltd.
Design Area: Lobby, Lounge, Guestroooms
Creative designer: Honglei Liu
Designers: Yuxin Yang, Yisheng Xing, Zhenyun Luo, Fenghui Chen
Project area: 35,327 sqm
Project site: Zhongshan, Guangdong, China
Design time: 2016
Completion time: 2018

Le Meridien Zhongshan in Guangdong

Photographer: En Xiao

Le Méridien Zhongshan in Guangdong images / information received 020419

Location: Zhongshan, Guangdong, China




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