Sheraton Qingyuan Lion Lake Resort
Qingyuan, Guangdong Province, China
CHALLENGE The design challenge was to create an Arabian-themed hotel, convention, and spa complex in a lakefront environment.
SOLUTION To capture the flavor of Arabic architecture, domes, patterned grilles, and stucco finish were incorporated into the design. The Arabic theme was carefully woven throughout the entire project by collaborating with the landscape and interior designers.
SIZE 350 Guest rooms
AMENITIES "floating" above water spa with 10 treatment rooms; free-standing above water seafood restaurant; and a 10,000 sm conference center