Iberostar Astir Odysseus Hotel
LOCATION: Tigaki, Kos Island, Greece
CLIENT: Occidental S.A.
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT: LANDSCAPE ROIDIS – Haris Roidis Landscape Architect
SCOPE: Master Planning, Detailed Design, Construction Administration, Construction Observation
AREA: 75.000 m2, Landscaped area, 50.000 m2
YEAR OF DESIGN: 2008
CONSTRUCTION COMPLETION: 2010
PHOTOGRAPHS: Haris Roidis
The location of the 600-bed hotel is in contact with the sea, in Tigaki on the island of Kos. The particular form of the plot has influenced both the architectural design and landscape design. The LRA studio designed all the hotel’s outside spaces, starting from the master plan design through the preliminary design, up to the final design with the construction details. Choosing elements which have been designed by LRA studio’s design, the water element of the entrance, the three swimming pools – the 2.200 m² laggon pool, the rectangular swimming pool of the entrance and the swimming pool «Venice» that operates as a private swimming pool for the suites -, the water features of the main restaurant, the pedestrian ways, the total pavement design, the pergolas, the parking and finally the planting plan, the irrigation design and the outdoor lighting design, are distinguished .