GRAND SIRENIS RIVIERA MAYA HOTEL & SPA 5*
Construction: 2005 - 2006
Client: Sirenis Hotels
Location: Akumal, Riviera Maya
The Maya understood the universe as the result of numerical-geometric emanating scores a universal principle called HUNAB-KU
"THAT MAKES THE ONLY MEASURE"
What we now call 7 days a week, they expressed geometrically as seven cosmic computers.
Every computer numerical-geometric produces scores, which applied to its various buildings, ensuring aesthetic and beauty granted by the golden ratio - 1,618
To Sirenis an analysis of the topography and landform which consists of coves and crannies, which in Mayan concepts turned out to be a female terrain, akin to Venus was drawn.
Applying the principles of the balance of forces, emanating geometric computer numerical scores Mars, which coincidentally was at the closest point to earth at the time of preparation of the project were chosen.
Martial quintessential geometric figure is the pentagram, whose downward slope is 72 °, becoming the rector of the whole project Angulo.
Sustainable traditional architecture of the current Mayan people, and their pre-Hispanic monumental architecture basic principles, has been reinterpreted with contemporary materials and designs in the Hotel Grand Sirenis Located in an extraordinary mangrove of the Riviera Maya.
In adapting the ancestral knowledge of respect for the environment and natural resources to a current project. The designers have created a complex resort high density, but with minimal impact on the natural center and its resources.
"This project incorporates important principles of current bioclimatic design, while making references to pre-Hispanic Mayan architecture, whether as architectural solutions and materials of the region, in order to minimize the use of energy resources.