AWW was instructed by developer and site owner P&O Properties to prepare proposals for an iconic 220 bed hotel and retail building on Drake Circus in Plymouth. The highly dramatic solution proposed would give Plymouth a landmark which would identify it in much the same way as the Eye in London or Blackpool Tower.
The 18-storey hotel sits above a plinth of mixed retail and leisure use. The hotel design incorporates an active solar energy double skin facade.
“This is a very exciting design with its sweeping curved canopy and the hotel would be an iconic addition to the Plymouth skyline.”
They have lived up to our expectation and provided a practical approach to the various schemes that we have asked them to develop Reg Morris, Project Director, P&O Estates Reg Morris, Project Director, P&O Estates - Client