One of the city's major convention hotels, this Hyatt was designed in 1967 by famed Atlanta architect John Portman. A column in the center of the lobby atrium rises to the skylight above the 23 stories. Downtown Atlanta, Georgia.
Interpretations of Chinese courtyards begin with a large rectangular garden contained at the heart of the building. Meanwhile, a top-lit atrium is located on the eastern side of the plan and forms the centre point for four smaller indoor courts.