A luxury apartment building comprising basement parking and services on 5 levels, retail & restaurants within a ground floor atrium environment and 220 apartments of various sizes. Marketed at the international investor and overseas tourist market, units are purchased then released back to a management company who in turn operate the building as a hotel.
The building form is governed by strict town planning controls and the context of an island site. An eight story atrium defines the circulation with a glazed roof allowing for a host of commercial activities in all weather conditions Extensive use is made of water and landscaping to enhance the passive cooling of the large volume. Building finishes include sandstone, aluminium panels, steel and glass. All apartments have extensive terraces and sliding glass external walls to maximise the harbour, city and mountain view.