Hyatt Centric Lakeside Ningbo

  • Prize
    Winner in Interior Design - Hospitality: Hotel and Resort
  • Company/Firm
    Celia Chu Design & Associates
  • Lead Designer
    Celia Chu
  • Design Team
    Designer Team: Rebecca Tsai, Luc Chiang, Joy Lai
  • Interior Designer
    Celia Chu Design & Associates
  • Lighting Designer
    Unolai Lighting Design & Associates
  • Const. Company
    Hyatt Hotels Corporation
  • Photographer Credit
    Hyatt Hotels Corporation, Sebastien Veronese
  • Location
    Ningbo, China
  • Client
    Hyatt Hotels Corporation
  • Project Date
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Hyatt Centric Lakeside Ningbo, nestled by Tongxin Lake in Zhenhai's International Talent Park, is an explorer's haven. Embracing Ningbo's heritage and port city essence, the hotel's contemporary architecture and interior mirror the region's charm. Wooden shutters foster a cozy ambiance, while local artists' creations animate the walls with lake reflections. The lobby's colors shift with the mahjong legacy and seasons, seamlessly integrated into the architecture. Cultural enrichment is amplified by showcasing local crafts like traditional nail bowl art, enriching travelers' experience. Spatial innovation defines the reception—sculptural counters bridge guest-staff relations. The layout intertwines diverse zones—Chinese restaurant, club lounge, lobby lounge, and game room—fluidly demarcated by design elements rather than physical barriers. This synergy with urban and natural surroundings cultivates a harmonious indoor-outdoor blend, elevating the spatial allure.

Celia Chu Design & Associates, established in 2007 by Celia Chu, epitomizes practical yet elegant interior solutions. A trendsetter in Taiwan's hospitality design sector, CCDA excels in luxury hotels and restaurants. Its hallmark lies in fusing creativity with strategic design, catering to a global clientele while staying true to CCDA's unique aesthetic.

Other prizes
AHEAD AWARDS - THE URBAN AWARD • Rosewood Hotel Bangkok IIDA Best of Asia Pacific Design Awards Winner • Rosewood Hotel Bangkok SBID International Design Awards Final list • Hotel Public Space Design: Rosewood Hotel Bangkok • Hotel Bedroom & Suites Design: One Park International Property Awards • White Rose Chapel – Grand Hyatt Fukuoka • Specialty Restaurants – Hyatt Regency Danang • A Cut Steakhouse – Ambassador Hotel Taipei A Design Awards • Kapok Shenzhen Bay Hotel , Shenzhen China • Rosewood Hotel Bangkok A&D Awards • Specialty Restaurant & Bar –Grand Hyatt Dalian