Having successfully designed the adjacent Regatta Suites project, we were asked to also help in the development of the Kuningatarvuori area. Where the previous project flanked the Hanko yacht harbours eastern side Kuningatarvuori forms its western flank.
Kuningatarvuori is the southernmost promontory of mainland Finland. From it you have unhindered views onto the rugged outer archipelago with its beautiful red granite islands. As opposed to the largely unspoiled nature on the easter side of the harbour the western side is mostly flat landfill, with only the remaining parts of the actual Kuningatarvuori hill forming a beautiful granite/pine woods backdrop. An additional challenge is the proximity of the commercial harbour just northwest of Kuningatarvuori.
The project consists of four distinct parts: