Hotel Porta Fira

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Hotel Porta Fira
Barcelona 2010 August 005 Hotel.JPG
Hotel Porta Fira, on the left
General information
StatusComplete
TypeHotel
Architectural styleDeconstructivism
LocationPlaça d'Europa 45
L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
suburb of Barcelona, Spain
Coordinates41°21′18″N 2°07′32″E / 41.35489°N 2.12554°E / 41.35489; 2.12554Coordinates: 41°21′18″N 2°07′32″E / 41.35489°N 2.12554°E / 41.35489; 2.12554
Construction startedJune 2006
CompletedFebruary 2010
Height
Roof113 m (371 ft)
Technical details
Floor count26
2 below ground
Floor area34,688 m2 (373,380 sq ft)
Design and construction
ArchitectToyo Ito
DeveloperLayetana/Inmobiliaria Colonial S.A./Inmobiliaria Metropolitana Vasco Central S.A./Metrópolis
Main contractorFCC
Other information
Number of rooms345
Website
http://hotelbarcelonaportafira.com/en/
References
[1][2][3][4]

Hotel Porta Fira (also Torres de Toyo Ito with Torre Realia BCN) is a 28-storey, 113 m (371 ft) skyscraper hotel designed by Toyo Ito on the Plaza de Europa in the district of Granvia l'Hospitalet in L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, a suburb of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The building was the 2010 first-place winner of the Emporis Skyscraper Award.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hotel Porta Fira". CTBUH Skyscraper Center.
  2. ^ Hotel Porta Fira at Emporis
  3. ^ "Hotel Porta Fira". SkyscraperPage.
  4. ^ Hotel Porta Fira at Structurae

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