Shambhala Resorts,  Song Da Thang Long,  Lang Co, Vietnam - FRANKEN\ARCHITEKTEN

Shambhala Resorts

Shambhala Town, a green hideaway near Da Nang, is being developed on 212 ha as sustainable development in three phases. The center of Shambhala Town consists of a train station with integrated visitor center, shopping and conference area, hotel, museum and clubhouse. The architectural highlight is the parametric roof structure of the railway station made of bamboo. The Shambala Mountain Village is also home to apartments, villas, spa facilities and a restaurant, as well as the beachfront Shambhala Resorts with its own marina, water bungalows, stilt houses, beach bar and restaurants, offering tourists a variety of choices in a natural and family friendly environment become. The heart of Shambhala Town forms a zen garden with Buddha temple in traditional style. Completion is scheduled for 2024.

Client Song Da Thang Long
Location Lang Co, Vietnam
Project-Team Prof. Bernhard Franken, René Böttcher, Sebastian Pajakowski
Status In progress
Dimension 600.000 m²

Narrative Spaces





Scenography is not confined to  
the stage or screen, nor just to presen-tation events and trade shows. It is a design approach, rooted in narrative, that can be applied as well to individual buildings and even to urban environments.