To take advantage of the natural surroundings, a waterfall visible from each room’s terrace was constructed. By keeping most of the construction to within the quarry pit, the architects have limited altering the natural landscape. Even the roof blends with nature. Its greenery seamlessly merging with the environment, providing a tranquil hangout for guests.
Thrill seekers will particularly love the inclusion of many adventure activities throughout the 61,000-square-meter resort. A sports center cantilevered over the quarry will be home to bungee jumping and rock climbing, while another area is dedicated to water sports. One of the most stunning architectural features of the complex is the glass “waterfall” that spills down the side of the quarry and houses an atrium.
The InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland is accepting reservations for November 20, 2018 onwards with prices starting at ¥3,380 ($487).
The InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland Hotel is located in an abandoned quarry and includes an adventure sports center.
A glass “waterfall” runs the height of the 19-floor building, housing an indoor atrium.
The hotel features 17 floors below ground level, including two that are underwater.