Ecork Hotel | Jose Carlos Cruz
12-26-2014:MODERNi: Placed in a set of cork tree, the main building of monolithic appearance was built in 2011. It is organized around a courtyard. All the public spaces and the hotel services are focus here. In order to ensure a smaller footprint, the outdoor pool and poolside bar are located on the roof. Its size is attenuated by the use of cork as a cladding. All fifty units of housing are suites. Its deployment scattered over the ground and away from the main building defines the structure of the internal circulation routes. These footpaths are read as a succession of volumes or abstract surfaces, plastered and whitewashed, which will take place among the olive trees…Read More!