Architects Create the First of Its Kind Mountain Hotel Built Entirely From Shipping Containers
In one of the most innovative ways of minimizing on building resources, two architects have built a hotel from shipping containers. The design of the hotel inspired by the mountains is shaped like a pyramid and named the Quadrum.
Hotel Quadrum is a boutique hotel located high up in the mountains of Upper Gudauri in the Republic of Georgia. Architects Sandro Ramishvili and Iraki Eristavi are the creative brains behind such a project that has focused on the minimalist style of design.
1 Eco-friendly hotel to protect the environment
The extraordinary hotel built entirely from shipping containers complements the snowy terrain cascading down the mountainside. The philosophy behind Hotel Quadrum reflects an eco-friendly theme for preservation of the environment. The building design was created as such to protect the environment from the hazards of work and leisure.
2 No damage to the environment
Located in the Upper Gudauri district of the Georgian Republic, the hotel was built without damaging the landscape. The materials were from local production and environment-friendly.
3 Hotel built entirely from shipping containers
The alpine themed hotel stands at 2200 meters above sea level and has 12 rooms. Not much for a hotel but it is an extremely innovative one because who can boast of having lived in a hotel made from shipping containers. It is the first boutique hotel in Gudauri that opened on March 11th 2017. Prices of rooms start from $90 a night.