Sonasea Van Don

Harbor City

Sonasea Van Don Harbor City

Located upon a pristine 2km beach front enclosed by islands from Halong Bay, coming ashore in Van Don. That first glimpse and feeling enthralled and in awe of what lays before you, it’s a sense of discovery and good fortune to find such a special place of tranquility. There is something of such fundamental strength and significance to this place that captures the attention of all, and leaves a lasting impression etched into one’s memory.

Dark Horse Architecture

Located upon a pristine 2km beach front enclosed by islands from Halong Bay, coming ashore in Van Don. That first glimpse and feeling enthralled and in awe of what lays before you, it’s a sense of discovery and good fortune to find such a special place of tranquility. There is something of such fundamental strength and significance to this place that captures the attention of all, and leaves a lasting impression etched into one’s memory.

Master Planning | Architecture | Interior

R e s o r t s

If there was a word that captures a single conceptual idea for such a complex and diverse setting and development proposition as Sonasea Van Don, that word would be Serendipity. A natural grandeur and beauty that imparts an overwhelming serenity. An alluring setting of many parts that’s enticing, fascinating and invites one to explore and experience. A location with a newfound vitality and energy both engaging and captivating.

Our brief is to create an integrated hospitality environment hosting 1000 hotel rooms across three branded hotels and 280 bedrooms across 88 resort villas. The resort includes 10 Restaurants and a 1400 seat Convention Centre. The hotels and resort podiums are sculpted forms inhabit the landscape, carefully positioned by significant Feng Shui concerns and represent the Sky, the Water and the Islands.

Our approach is to bring an activation of this location with a complete range of experiences, all referenced to the natural setting and engage to build appreciation. We have created an interpretation of location through palette and layout to reinforce an appreciation of the unique setting. A very lucky chance discovery that is overwhelmingly positive and memorable. Serendipity is the resultant emotion and experience.