Four Seasons Hotel – BaltimoreBaltimore, MD
The Four Seasons Hotel and Residences located on the Baltimore waterfront is a new residential dimension to the city’s desirable Harbor East neighborhood. It offers unparalleled comforts and amenities, including high-end retail, a five-star hotel, Four Seasons-branded condominiums, desirable office space. Counsilman-Hunsaker designed the 4th floor exterior terrace swimming pool, along with the 5th floor exterior terrace with a raised whirlpool spa and shallow infinity edged wet deck pool.
The 4th floor terrace swimming pool is raised 18” above the deck and provides an infinity edge around its entire perimeter. It boasts two stone entry stairs. The pool has a concealed gutter recessed into the deck created by the extension of the deck pedestal paver system. The shallow pool at the 5th level showcases a glass-like surface at deck level with a custom bronze infinity edge and pre-cast stone coping.
By manipulating the raised edges of the spa, this feature also provides a complete infinity edge with a concealed gutter, using custom pre-cast stone coping at deck level. Stone has also been introduced at the entry steps into the spa, again fusing the organic and inorganic elements into a design where the spa and the shallow pool provide an oasis retreat in the landscaped terrace garden.