Architectural Group: NMP Design
Landscape Architects/Partners: Minesh Parikh & Nandita Parikh
Project Location: Jaipur, Rajasthan (India)
Project Type: Hospitality
Image Copyright/Courtesy: NMP Design
[dropcap style=”1″ size=”3″]L[/dropcap]e Meridian, Jaipur is designed as a palace hotel surrounded by lush green fields and built over 11 acres of land. The Landscape design is done by NMP Design, New Delhi. The architecture of the place fuses Indian heritage with the peace and serenity of the resort. It is located on the Delhi-Jaipur highway.[quote style=”1″] It recreates the ambience and charm of historical Rajput Gardens[/quote]
The setting characterizes dry and dusty desert environment and extreme heat and glare of the sun.
The landscape design uses a fort wall to enclose the arrival court. The arrival court is designed as a chaupad with a hundred champa trees and a hundred sprinkler nozzles.
The Hotel is much talked about it’s architecture as well as the Landscape design, which has been published in various national & international magazines and journals.
- Hotel Le Meridien, Jaipur published in the Journal of Landscape Architecture – Summer 2005 Issue (Volume Three / Issue Three).
- Hotel Le Meridien, Jaipur published in the A+D (Architecture + Design) September 2005 Issue.
- Hotel Le Meridien, Jaipur published in the Journal of Indian Institute of Architects – Volume 70 , Issue 06 (July 2005).
- Hotel Le Meridien, Jaipur published in the International Landscape Design Annual 2006 published by Dalian University Of Technology Press, China.