The Crown of Izmir, Turkey / 7 stars Hotel & Convention Center

Lead DesignerProf. Dr. Ahmet Vefik Alp TMMOB, AIA, RIBA, IAA
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Prize(s)2nd Place in Other Architectural Designs / Other Architectural designs
Entry Description

The Crown of Izmir
Seven Stars Hotel and Congress Center, Turkey

İzmir is the third largest city of Turkey. İt is located on the Egean seashore on the weasten edge of the Anatolian Peninsula. It enjoys a large port and luxurious suburbs where national and international tourists spend the summer vacation. The Crown of Izmir Project is situated in Basmane neighborhood, a rather underdeveloped zone of the City. The Project comprizes 330 rooms, a ball-room(1000 m2) and auditorium (1000 m2) and a shopping arcade (2000 m2). The semi-coupola at the center of the facade is the ‘sky swimming pool’ and top semi-coupola houses the ‘night club and sk yrestaurant’ of the complex. The total enclosed area is 40.000 sqm.