Winner in Architectural Design - Hospitality
Sanjay Puri Architects
Toral Doshi, Manjeet Khatri,Dipti Patil
SANJAY PURI ARCHITECTS
The gently contoured site for this hotel is situated in Nashik, India.The clients requirements included a large banquet hall of 15000 sq ft in addition to 60 rooms and other facilities.
Rooms form rectilinear cuboids that are angled differently creating balconies that frame the picturesque surroundings with 2 floor high suites at the topmost levels. Painted in terracotta color stucco, these frames are juxtaposed with the black basalt stone walls of the lower floors.
Aria Hotel is contextual to the site contours, orientation and material rendering it very energy efficient and sustainable.
Bio Sanjay Puri Architects are listed in top 100 architects worldwide by Archdaily Architizer, New York includes Sanjay Puri Architects in their list of the top 136 design firms worldwide. The firm tops the list of WA Community, UK award winners across the world. Winning the World Architecture Festival’s Best Housing object of the Year 2018 in Amsterdam and the World’s Best Residential building in the LEAF Awards, London, the firm has won over 250 awards including 160 international award and 100 National awards.