Earlier this month China unveiled the world’s largest building in Chengdu. This time it’s Huzhou in the northern Zhejiang province that claims attention, with the opening of a 27-storey horseshoe-shaped hotel set on the Taihu Lake between Nanjing and Shanghai.

The Sheraton Huzhou Hot Spring Resort was designed by architect Ma Yansong, who designed the Absolute Towers in Canada, and was constructed by the Shanghai Feizhou Group.

From above water the hotel looks like a horseshoe, but it actually has two levels that are underground to create a complete oval.

via PSFK


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