This project refers to a tourist development, of the Hotel establishment type, in the form of Apartments, located in the city of Matosinhos, district of Porto, on the land between Rua Sousa Aroso and Rua Brito e Cunha and is articulated with the pedestrian street designated via Broadway. The project contemplates the requirements of the Sheraton Hotel Chain, thus promoting the organization and logistical operation characteristic of the aforementioned operation, with the aim of obtaining a four-star rating. It will be an integral part of the investment that has been made in this area of the city, enhancing the rehabilitation of via Broadway and establishing a close relationship with the city.
The building design contains six floors. Two of them are below the entrance level, with the purpose of serving as a car park, and in the particular case of floor -1, it also houses spaces for maintenance services. On the ground floor are the accesses to the hotel and areas for commerce. All floors above this one are intended for Residential units, and are always supported by floor pantries, with a central column where two elevators and a cloistered staircase are located that give access to all floors of the hotel establishment. Residential units will be mostly studio apartments, of which there are 3, which fall under the category of one-bedroom apartment. The hotel establishment will have 108 residential units.
The building is marked by horizontal lines that ensure rhythm to the facades. Its coating gives it a modern touch that makes it stand out from the surroundings. As the ground floor is quite permeable, it gives some lightness to the entire volume, releasing its presence at ground level.
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