The outstanding quality of the building site is the untouched meadow landscape and its scenic transition towards the wood. A fragile balance which is worth being protected and preserved, and will give a very special atmosphere to the future hotel. Consequently we have approached the environment with respectfulness. The architectonical design aligns to this path, which on his part smoothly follows the landscape's contour lines. Furthermore, this orientation reproduces the traditional settlement pattern in Mellaun, contributing to a densification along the path network and leaving the surroundings untouched.