Client: NILAI ARIF SDN BHD (HUNZA GROUP)
Location: Tanjung Bungah, Pulau Pinang
Design Period: November 2013
Completion Year: 2018
Site Area: 9.8 Acres
• ALILA² (Landscape Design Awards – Professional category: Excellence)
Embraced by nature, the concept of ALILA² focuses on luxury with enchanting elements of nature in every part of the landscape design. It’s like stepping into paradise, the world of ALILA² has a shown with natural elements all around. It sets the mood from your first step in and throughout your every move. Gliding through a soothing colour palette and with easy paces, a variety of sensory experiences are generated, showcasing diversity, rare greenery with a layered adding some mystery and surprise.
Two zones were carefully designed as a ‘Ground Paradise Landscape’ focusing more on the inspiration of birds’ habitats and eating methods, before flying freely towards the ‘Sky Paradise Landscape’. The enchanting landscape of foot paths surrounded by nature and birds chirping filling our ears makes the whole area so calm and relaxing.
From 9.8-acre of entire land area, 6.4-acre are widely using Cymbopogon citratus and herb species at the terrace area to meet the Green Building Index (GBI) Gold Certificate standards. By providing a generous amount of green space reaching up to 47% that covered by native trees and greeneries, while 3.4-acre land is preserve as their natural hill.
Controlled blasting theory was implemented to determine the minimum distance from nearby residence so that the vibrations (particle velocity) were within safe and permitted limits by using controlled blasting and chemical cracking.
While meanders to the top, native and adaptive plants was evolved naturally from once-troublesome structures to amazing completed biophilic design approach.
While the ‘Sky Paradise Landscape’ is seated amongst the hilly ambience of a modern tropical garden and is purely designed for those who appreciate the beauty of nature and serenity with the sea breeze floating through. This promises breathtaking views, unimaginable landscape gardens, along with all the luxuries and amenities expected from a modern resort-inspired condominium.
Only in ALILA², the terracing garden itself manage to provide a mini hiking next to your door steps which having 275 steps and 375 meters of walkway / boardwalk in 30 meters of terrain height. It also emphasizes small details to fit the concept close to nature and residents will enjoy such activities as-like in the forest.
The cocoon seating pavilion and hanging tent amongst extensive landscaping complement the preserved existing floral and fauna with breathtaking views of the natural surroundings and multi-activities green spaces.