30-storey hotel built in 15 days - video
The project was undertaken by construction company Broad Group over the Christmas period and was completed before New Year's Eve last month (December 31).
The hotel, which is situated near the Dongting Lake in China's Hunan province, is said to be able to withstand a 9-magnitude earthquake - five times more resistant than standard.
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Watch a time-lapse video of the hotel being built below: