The Sandy Lane Hotel is the oldest, most significant urbanization in Barbados. Its wide terraces surrounding the golf course are always the perfect location to enjoy a peaceful sunset, just like its platforms facing west provide stunning views of the turquoise coast. The clouds are as big as cathedrals.
The project got started in frustration, as the client did not find our proposals satisfactory. That erratic, almost comical search finally showed us the guidelines. The rain is a key factor in Barbados, where life takes place mostly outdoors. A connection between the volumes was essential in order not to get wet.