28 Nov '16, 4pm

Posh new Vietnamese hotel with a lush green facade brings guests closer to nature

owes its biggest impact to 100 cantilevering concrete planters, which hold the brilliant green plants that gush forth from all of the building’s balconies, as well as narrow corridors and the hotel’s rooftop. The facade, made primarily from locally-sourced sandstone, provides the perfect backdrop to the lush greenery. Coupling local sandstone with native plants offers a unique homage to the hotel’s environment, without creating even a hint of an eyesore.

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