Hilton Linzhi Gongbu Manor
Location: Linzhi, Tibet, China
Scope: Landscape architecture
Size: 50 acres
Program: Peonie research facility, equestrian fields, riverfront marina, falconry center, specialized spa retreat with Peony infusions and baths, and hiking trails
Description: The Hilton Linzhi Resort is a traditionally styled 5 star luxury resort in the heart of the Tibetan Himalayas. The Gongbu valley is home to the headwaters of the Brahmaputra river and the only place on earth where the Tibetan yellow peonie grows. The hotel boasts a state of the art indoor/outdoor spa complex, conference center, a peonie research facility and equestrian complex. GCH worked closely with FSC architects and the client to preserve and enhance the natural beauty of the site, while engaging guests with the majestic Tibetan landscape.