Red Cross Care Hotel shortlisted for the 2020 MIPIM Awards
Red Cross care hotel has been shortlisted for the MIPIM Awards in the category Best Hotel & Tourism Resort. This award honours the most unique hotel in terms of architecture, facilities, and location, while also considering client well-being, services provided to guests and use of technology.
The MIPIM Awards is an internationally-renowned real estate competition at MIPIM, the world's property market held in Cannes. It honours the most outstanding and accomplished projects, completed or yet to be built, around the world, the very best of the real estate industry.
The jury reviewed over 228 entries from 45 countries and shortlisted the finest projects in each of the 11 competition categories. The winners will be announced at the MIPIM Awards ceremony on Thursday, 12 March in the Palais des Festivals in Cannes. The winners will be selected by both MIPIM delegates voting in Cannes and by the jury.
The Red Cross care hotel provides people, who due to illness, age, social circumstances or special needs are unable to go on holiday, with the opportunity to unwind.
The domain is located by a large lake in the rugged landscape of the West Flemish polders. The circular volume offers a 360° view of the wide surroundings. The low-rise building with wooden facades is a modest presence in the landscape. In the inner patio, visitors find shelter from the sea breeze. The transparent ground floor houses communal functions and emphasizes the social experience of a vacation. The upper floor houses the guestrooms.