Nikki Beach Miami is located in the so called Pier Park at South Beach. Today the back of the site functions as a parking lot. Obviously the city wants to keep this area for public purposes – on the other hand Nikki Beach would be very interested in developing a hotel in exactly this area. Now, how do we build a public hotel? We suggest continuing the public land from the beach side onto the roof of the future hotel. In this way we create exciting sea views from most of the rooms and at the same time we allow the public to have an extraordinary park experience…

NAME : Nikki Beach  LOCATION : Miami, US   TYPE : Hotel  SIZE : 10.000 m2  STATUS : Presented 2011 – On hold   CLIENT : –   ROLE : Architect / Initiator   TEAM : Christian Bay – Jørgensen COLLABORATORS :