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An old sugar mill is transformed into a dramatic concrete hotel

It’s located in the mountainous region of Yangshuo County in South Central China Beijing-based practice Vector Architects has created another enchanting property, this time by converting an old sugar mill into a dramatic hotel resort in the mountainous region of Yangshuo County in South Central China. Comprising a series of new and repurposed buildings, the Alila Yangshuo hotel incorporates the surrounding landscape by way of open spaces and water features like a pool and a large reflecting pond that act as a continuation of its site.
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