Gallery: 6 Green Roof Resorts from Around the World!

Two Seasons Hotel

Built in the center of Stavanger, Norway, atop an existing parking lot the sleek Two Seasons Hotel by JDS Architects adds a subtitle ribbon of green to the city. The design looks like a classic building block with a central court for light and air which someone put in a pan to melt and glazed with grass. An observation desk on top lets guest take a peek at the roof. The vegetation also helps keep the building cool and reduces the rain storm runoff-- a huge benefit for the city.  Inside guests will find a thoroughly contemporary stay with retail and restaurants set next to the adjacent patio.

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1 Comment

  1. Vmiller January 27, 2012 at 4:23 pm

    Wow, these images are stunning. Makes me want to go stay in a green shelter.

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