Hospitality- Hotels, Resorts, Bnb’s And Guesthouses
Hotels and resorts are the spaces for relaxation, celebration or small pauses before traveller’s continue forward.
- Destination wedding properties: These properties, such as hotels or resorts like Ramee Royal, typically feature a range of 60 to 200 rooms. They are designed to host extravagant wedding celebrations over a span of 2-3 days, with beautiful ceremonial venues.
- Resort properties: Resorts, like Aayan Resorts, are situated in picturesque environments and can have anywhere from 5 to 300 rooms. They offer amenities focused on relaxation, evening parties, delectable cuisine, and creating a positive ambiance. Additionally, resorts often provide spa experiences to enhance guests’ overall well-being.
- Holistic health retreats: An example is Soulroots, which offers a comprehensive wellness experience, focusing on the mind, body, and soul.
- Business hotels: Properties like Oriental are specifically designed to cater to the needs of business travelers, providing amenities and services suitable for conducting meetings, conferences, and other professional activities.
- Boutique hotels: Belmonte is an example of a boutique hotel, characterized by its unique style, personalized service, and intimate atmosphere. These establishments often have a distinct theme or design concept.
- Bed and Breakfast (BnB) and Homestays: Alan and Manvendra are examples of BnBs and homestays, which offer a more intimate and cozy accommodation experience, typically in a residential setting. Guests can enjoy a comfortable stay with personalized attention and a homely atmosphere.
Note on Sustainable Tourism
Sustainable tourism promotes environmentally responsible practices within the hospitality industry. Architectural inference in the context of sustainable tourism refers to the design and construction of tourism-related structures in a way that minimizes negative impacts on the environment and maximizes the use of sustainable materials and technologies.
Inference in sustainable tourism architecture involves incorporating various principles and strategies to reduce energy consumption, conserve resources, and promote ecological balance. Some key architectural inferences for sustainable tourism include:
- Energy-efficient design: Implementing passive design techniques to optimize natural lighting, ventilation, and temperature regulation in buildings. This reduces the need for artificial lighting, heating, and cooling, thereby reducing energy consumption.
- Renewable energy integration: Incorporating renewable energy systems such as solar panels, wind turbines, or geothermal heating/cooling to generate clean energy on-site, reducing reliance on non-renewable energy sources.
- Water conservation: Employing water-efficient fixtures, rainwater harvesting systems, and wastewater treatment systems to minimize water consumption and promote water reuse.
- Use of sustainable materials: Selecting eco-friendly and locally sourced materials for construction, such as recycled or reclaimed materials, sustainable wood, low VOC (volatile organic compound) paints, and finishes, to reduce the environmental impact
- Waste management: Implementing waste reduction and recycling programs within the property to minimize the amount of waste sent to landfills. Incorporating composting systems and encouraging guests to participate in eco-friendly waste disposal practices.
- Natural landscape integration: Designing buildings that blend harmoniously with the surrounding environment, preserving natural features, and minimizing disturbance to ecosystems. Incorporating green spaces, native plantings, and natural water features can enhance biodiversity and create a visually appealing environment.
- Community engagement: Involving the local community in the design and development process to ensure that sustainable tourism projects align with their needs, values, and cultural heritage. This fosters a sense of ownership and encourages responsible tourism practices.
By considering these architectural inferences, sustainable tourism aims to create hospitality structures that not only provide comfort and amenities to guests but also minimize their environmental footprint and contribute to the long-term well-being of the destination and its communities.
Our team at Priyanka Arjun and Associates look forward to work on sustainable, green projects.
We have apartment projects in Udaipur, Mumbai, Chittor region. Apartments are designed with following aspects
- Byelaws. Making layouts with respect to FSI, parking and permissible height.
- Orientation. Placing individual apartments in ways which can achieve light and ventilation from 3 sides.
- Vastu. We employ basic vastu placements in apartments.
- Amenities. Mostly we suggest stilt floor with more than 15 feet height so we can place many activities for residents to enjoy the housing. Amenities like kids play area, gardens, swimming pool, games room, multi-purpose room, gym, add value to residential projects.
- Building structure and services Coordination of drawings with structural consultants, MEP consultants, vendors and contractors.
- Elevation design Materials like GRC, FRP, foam concrete are used to create Neoclassical or Art Nouveau inspired designs. The principles of scale, symmetry and form are carefully followed. All construction details, 3D’s are made to ensure perfect execution of the same.
- Landscape design We ensure tree replantation from green site to Farmhouse sites, so big trees are not destroyed. New plantation is planned acc to climate. The emphasis is to create landscape with local trees and plants.
- Interior design Lobby areas, amenities and sample flats are designed to match the building exterior.
An individual bungalow is for one family, but apartment blocks are for multiple, sometimes hundreds of them. The idea is to create a cohesive environment where people find privacy in their homes and can socialize with neighbors often. Our firm is known for beautiful facades and residents take pride living in them. We have done IGBC certified apartments, mixed-use buildings, multi-storey’s upto 23 floors in India.
Phoenix Lifestyle’s mixed-use apartments are prominently located at Sukhadia Circle, a well-known landmark in Udaipur. The surrounding roads are adorned with majestic trees, creating a picturesque setting. The neighborhood is characterized by a mix of residential apartments, hotels, eateries, and a school, forming a vibrant urban landscape.
Positioned on a corner plot, the apartment complex boasts an eye-catching elevation that enhances the overall appeal of the area. When the idea of a highly decorative facade was conceived, it posed a challenge in terms of selecting suitable materials and ensuring skilled craftsmanship. However, this challenge was successfully overcome with the use of Glass Reinforced Concrete (GRC), which offers a combination of strength, lightness, and workability. The GRC material played a pivotal role in achieving the desired decorative elements, adding elegance and uniqueness to the facade.
By employing GRC, Phoenix Lifestyle exemplifies their commitment to architectural excellence and innovation. The decorative facade not only enhances the visual aesthetics of the building but also complements the surrounding environment, creating a captivating and harmonious urban setting.