Let the magnificent traditional Victorian facade of this townhouse in Sydney do not mislead anyone – behind it there are very modern minimalist interiors, which is a home to a local designer’s family. When the owners bought this house, they fell in love with the appearance and location in a quiet residential area, but inside the house was gloomy and uninviting. Therefore, they started a major rebuild, which lasted for 1.5 years, and with the help of architects from MCK, they managed to create a spacious and bright space for the comfort of each family member. In addition, there is an inner garden and a garage with a working studio. Awesome!
For a house located just on the sea, there is no better inspiration than waves and sand. The interiors of this villa on the island of Mallorca are bright, warm and full of cozy details. By the way, the marine theme is inscribed in the design very elegantly. The facade of sandy shades, which are then repeated in decor and furniture, while details in the colors of sea wave and brown hues, reminiscent of the ship’s deck, perfectly connect everything together. And, of course, beautiful veranda, small garden, and swimming pool – everything is there, and, moreover, these areas look so stylish. A wonderful home where designers managed to combine nature and home comfort!
French Provence is all about beautiful interiors, cozy gardens, and dining in the shade of trees. All this can be found in the Hameau des Baux Hotel that is located in the small town of Paradou (Provence, France). Here the traditional Provencal style is combined with modern design: furniture and fixtures of unusual shape, bright textiles and paintings. Despite its rustic nature, this hotel positions itself as a five-star hotel: there are 20 beautiful rooms, spa programs, several restaurants, and art exhibitions on the territory of the hotel. And all this is surrounded by cypresses and olive trees, around only the beauty of the French nature and clean mountain air!
The interiors of this incredible modern villa with a huge green territory in California, which is put up for sale for $ 40 million, intertwined several different cultures and styles. The main design concept was inspired by exotic Balinese style architecture that implies lots of open spaces and glass walls throughout the house. There is also 8.24 acre amazing territory with bespoke landscape design and infinity pool that blows your mind. What a stunning property!
The magnificent new Mercer hotel is located in a 19th-century palace in the very heart of Seville, Spain. The hotel has only 12 rooms, but the scale and level of comfort here are truly royal. The marble staircase and the luxurious atrium, the heritage of the two-hundred-year-old palace, are side by side with modern vertical landscaping and a stylish contemporary bar. The rooms are both minimalistic and extraordinary, thanks to tapestries, carpets and stucco moldings. By the way, in some rooms has a terrace with a jacuzzi. Breakfast is served in the traditional Andalusian courtyard, and guests can relax on the roof, in the lounge area with a bar and swimming pool.
It’s no secret that in California they have a special passion for European architecture. We have posted a lot on our website about homes designed in the Spanish colonial style from this celebrity-loved state of America. And today’s house is also no exception: the villa of the famous TV star Ellen DeGeneres in Santa Barbara was inspired by traditional Italian stone buildings. Of course, the design was diluted with modern furniture and accessories, but the vintage atmosphere is felt quite well. Great project!
Pool houses are so cool, you can take a shower, have some snacks and just relax on the couch after dipping in a refreshing water. Designers from LS Studio have recently created an incredibly cute and stylish house for one of their clients, where you can even organize small parties and leave guests for overnight. Hope you’ll like it too!
Just look at these lovely floral sofas in the living room of this wonderful home for a couple in their 50s – they look very soulful, like the whole house. By the way, the villa has a very touching story: once upon a time parents of a current owner gathered in a house for summer holidays, and now, after many years, their children decided to return here and restore the estate. The house is very simple inside and out, but it feels that there is a lot of love and warmth in it. Enjoy!
Today in the age of Internet it’s hard to surprise somebody with a new resort or holiday destination, but the Arijiju hotel can amaze even the most adventurous traveler. This lodge seems to have grown into the picturesque hill of a nature reserve in Kenya, being a continuation of the wild nature and completely merging with it. The resort is maximally eco-friendly, powered by solar energy, but most importantly – here you can observe the wild animal life their natural environment without leaving the hotel grounds. Terrific!
When a couple decided to move from the stylish, but noisy Amsterdam to a more peaceful place, they knew exactly what they wanted: it should have been a quiet province home far from crowded places. But finding a house of their dreams was not that simple: they looked at lots of objects in Italy and France. In the end, the choice fell on a charming country house in the mountains in the south of Spain in the Magala province. The home simply drowns in the greenery that gives such an enjoyable shadow on hot summer days.