Wintastar Shanghai

Best Project of Public Building or Facility

About the project
Inspired by the majestic iceberg, Wintastar Shanghai, located in Lingang City in the Pudong New Area of Shanghai, is an integrated sport-entertainment-tourism development well-poised to be amongst Shanghai's tourism icons. With a massive site area of approximately 107,000 sqm and spanning a total gross floor area of 227,000 sqm, it is set to be the world's largest indoor ski and snow park resort upon its completion in 2022. It features an Alpine-themed village that highlights three different snow levels, including an Olympic-standard snow facility for training and a Nordic-themed water park. It also houses four themed hotels and serviced apartments—Montigo Luxe, Montigo Residences, Montigo Hotels, Montigo Ice—all managed by KOP Limited award-winning multigenerational hospitality brand, Montigo Resorts. The complex offers ski-in ski-out facilities, après-ski, indoor and outdoor waterslides, a beach club, an infinity pool, a retail street, and a unique ice hotel experience.

Lingang City in the Pudong New Area of Shanghai, China

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Applicant and authors of the project
Mercurio Design Lab S.r.l.
Award-winning Italian design studio that creates avant-garde concepts inspired by the vibrancy of Asia. The firm is known for its dramatic and futuristic buildings seen as artistic masterpieces and often set as landmarks. The team is composed of passionate architects, engineers, designers, and artists who integrate art with technology in their design process while respecting the three fundamental criteria: the functional, the aesthetic, and the social.
Architects Massimo Mercurio and Kimberly Liu.

Other participants
KOP Limited is a developer with a multiple range of businesses from residential and commercial properties, hotels and resorts, to yachts. The company’s residential development portfolio includes the prestigious Ritz-Carlton Residences, Singapore, Cairnhill, and the multi-award-winning Montigo Resorts, Nongsa.