The best student dormitory in the world
• The best student dormitory in the world
I call this the beauty of "dorm" - the language does not turn. These things is a dormitory for students in Ørestad - the new area of Copenhagen in Denmark. It called - Campus Tietgen and is a circular apartment building with impressive size yard.
The building was built in 2006. At seven floors of rooms are 360 occupying a total area of 26,800 square meters. M. The round shape of the building - a symbol of equality and unity.
The cylindrical shape of the building is intersected by five vertical lines, which visually and functionally divide the building into sections and transitions are endless open, which you can reach the central courtyard.
In the courtyard of the hostel are seen living quarters, a kitchen, which seemed to hang in the air.
Outside hostel lined oak and red brass.
The windows of all 360 rooms face outward, and the inner courtyard of the building.
The interior space is characterized by a smooth nevykrashennymi concrete walls with birch plywood floors and magnesite.
The raw natural materials at the same time combined and contrasted with a spacious hall.
The kitchen plays an important role in the hostel. Total floors 30 spacious kitchens - one for every 12 rooms. Each kitchen is equipped with 4 fridges, 2 stoves and all necessary equipment for cooking. The kitchen also has a table with colorful chairs.
There is also a reading room to study.
In the computer room there is a printer, scanner and copier.
A room with one bedroom covers an area of 26-33 square meters. m. The building also has 30 apartments with two bedrooms (for couples and students who need extra space) area of 45 square meters. M. All the rooms have a similar layout, as if they were pieces of cake - the widest wall - extreme.
Almost the entire first floor of the building is reserved for common rooms, such as a laundry room or parking for bicycles.
All of the rooms have a large window that opens onto a balcony or veranda. All rooms have a private bathroom and toilet with underfloor heating.
Some 60 rooms are given to foreign students who come to Copenhagen for the exchange program.
Each of the corridor - own style thanks to the decorated walls. Bright laundry room is also unique, and the same range of colors can be seen on chairs, mailboxes and curtains.
In the hall there is a lounge and a large hall that can be divided into two rooms.
Each kitchen has a utility room, where you can, for example, to hang the laundry out to dry.
Each room has its own theme and style.
Gymnasium for basketball, table tennis, as well as the common terrace for relaxation.
Two music rooms (one with a piano, and the other - with a drum kit).
For each block allocated as a common room, where they can gather all the inhabitants of the block, and the hostel in general.
The hostel has received many awards, including how best building for students.
It is pleasant to live and study in this building.