Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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GARRYA NIJO CASTLE KYOTO HOTEL

TAISEI DESIGN Planners Architects & Engineers + Jun Mitsui & Associates Architects

LEAD ARCHITECTS
Jun Mitsui (Jun Mitsui & Associates), Araki Hiroyuki (TAISEI DESIGN Planners Architects & Engineers) , Hashimoto Yukio (Hashimoto Yukio Design Studio Inc.), Uchihara Satoshi (UCHIHARA CREATIVE LIGHTING DESIGN), Fujita Hisakazu(Sola Associates)

MANUFACTURERS
Autodesk, Toto, Bunka Shutter, Sankyo Tateyama

LOCATION
Kyoto, Japan

DESIGN TEAM
Irie Shigeki, Abe Erika (Jun Mitsui & Associates Architects) Yu Takaiwa (TAISEI DESIGN Planners Architects & Engineers), Yagi Hiroki (UCHIHARA CREATIVE LIGHTING DESIGN)matsumoto Shinichi, Lau Sze Chun Victor (Hashimoto Yukio Design Studio Inc.)

LANDSCAPE
Sola Associates, Aoki Yuri (Sola Associates)

CONSTRUCTION
Taisei Corporation

ENGINEERING
Takeuchi Atsushi, Hashida Kazuhiro, Iwamoto Saki (ARUP), ) Iwai Akio, Nagayoshi Takayuki, Hukuma Mariko, Miyajima Sadaaki (TAISEI DESIGN Planners Architects & Engineers)

CLIENT
Godo Kaisha Nijo

CATAGORY
Hotels

AREA
2238 m²

YEAR
2020

Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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A 25-room luxury hotel, facing Nijo-Jo Castle in Kyoto. Insidethe “flying geese formation” shaped plan (like Nijo-JoCastle and Katsura Imperial Villa).

Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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A flow line leads from analley-like approach to an open lobby facing the garden,and on to the guest rooms, luring guests into a secludedretreat with an extraordinary vibe.

Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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The lush greenery isdesigned to be reflected in the garden’s water feature andin the interiors of the lobby and guest rooms like the “sanshi-suimei*” scenery of Nijo-Jo Castle, to create subtle andprofound spaces where the interior and exterior mingle.

Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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*Sanshi-suimei: beautiful and pure landscape with mountains and rivers


Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
© Nacasa & Partners
Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
Plan - Site
Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
Plan - Ground Floor
Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
Plan - 2nd Floor
Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
Plan 3rd Flor
Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
Plan - 4th Floor
Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
Plan - Roof


Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
Section
Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
North Elevation


Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto Hotel
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Jun Mitsui & Associates Architects
Jun Mitsui & Associates Architects