Project: Karakum Hotel.
Location: Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Central Asia.
Author: External Reference, Carmelo Zappulla, BAD Architects.
Team: Carmelo Zappulla, Ali Basbous, Sebastian Amorelli, Stefano Fontolan.
Inspired by the dunes of the Central Asian desert, this hotel rises like a man-made oasis at home among the sand ripples created by the wind.
The elegant shape of the building is adapted to local wind patterns ensuring optimal climate comfort and guaranteeing impeccable wellness for the hotel’s guests.
Today, design is the core feature of any place of hospitality. Our clients imprint an unforgettable image in their visitors’ memories and win much more value than they invest.