Location: Pattaya, Thailand
Development Area: 1.3 ha
Design Style: Contemporary Tropical
Located on Pattaya Beach overlooking the Gulf of Thailand, the Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya has a total of 323 rooms and suites. SCI were the landscape architects for this hotel, with the main focus being the arrival and the swimming pool. Being the major feature of the landscape the swimming pool has a rocky washed sand beach, sun decks, jacuzzis, a cocktail pool and a foam party pool. The swimming pool and its surrounds are the focus of the hotels entertainment.
The primary theme of the Hard Rock landscape is fun and play, and the landscape is focused around the swimming pool, with contemporary clear lines, clashing with soft natural materials and funky forms creating a dynamic garden in which to interact and play.