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Studio Saxe was commissioned to expand and rethink the entire Gilded Iguana Hotel as a destination that addresses modern comforts and adapts to the new wave of travelers coming to the area whilst preserving the rich historical importance of the location.
Stepping down a steep hillside and overlooking the ocean, Mint Santa Theresa, designed by Studio Saxe, is a new hotel that blends a European design aesthetic with Costa Rican craftsmanship.
Set in the rainforest of Santa Teresa, Costa Rica, two modern homes, designed by Studio Saxe, project out of the landscape and are defined by a series of steel frames that that bring the best modern methods of construction to a tropical location.
Architects: Studio Saxe
Nosara has become a destination for visitors from around the world for health, wellness and surfing and so the owners of Hotel Nalu-Nosara, Nomel and Mariya Libid, wanted a design that reflects the attitude of their guests.
Design: Benjamin Garcia Saxe, architects – Caribbean coast architecture uses simple ideas for using rain water, temperature control through cross ventilation, and large overhangs; an aesthetic based on traditional tropical architecture of the Caribbean.
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Design: Benjamin Garcia Saxe
The clients wanted to create their family home on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica and found an incredible site overlooking the ocean for this vastly sympathetic creation.
Architect: Benjamin Garcia Saxe
The client bought a beautiful plot of land with two breath-taking views: towards the ocean and into the jungle. Architect Benjamin Garcia Saxe decided to rest the house against the back of the steep hill of the site in order to stabilize the soil and protect the property from falling debris.
Design: PARAVANT ARCHITECTS with SAAR Arquitectura
This building was planned as a retirement residence for a client from Hollywood, California: the design focused on creating a home that is harmoniously integrated into the landscape of the surrounding Costa Rican mountains. This was largely done by allowing for a strong connection between the indoor and outdoor living to take full advantage of the moderate climate and spectacular views the site offers.
Costa Rican House, CasaAltamira, Villa, Building, Architect, New Property, Home CasaAltamira : Costa Rican Residence Residential Project in Central America – design by Joan Puigcorbé 2 Sep 2013 CasaAltamira Costa Rica Design: Joan Puigcorbé House in Ciudad Colón The architects conceive architecture as a language across which properties can express themselves such as: harmony, creativity,…
Containers of Hope, Costa Rican Home, Building, Architect, News, Property, Home, Info Containers of Hope, Costa Rica : San Jose Architecture San Jose Residential Project – design by Benjamin Garcia Saxe Architecture 10 Jun 2011 Containers of Hope Costa Rica Design: Benjamin Garcia Saxe Architecture Location: San Jose, Costa Rica Containers of Hope in San…
Costa Rican Home, Iseami House, Building, Architect, News, Property, Home, Info Iseami House, Costa Rica : Architecture Residential Project in Central America – design by ROBLESARQ, San Jose, Costa Rica 11 Aug 2010 Costa Rica House Iseami House Design: ROBLESARQ – ARQ. JUAN ROBLES Location: Playa Carate, Península de Osa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica The concept…
Costa Rican House, Casa Kike, Building, Architect, News, Property, Home, Info Casa Kike : Costa Rica Property Residential Project in Central America – design by Gianni Botsford Architects Casa Kike Costa Rica A writer’s retreat, Cahuita Design: Gianni Botsford Architects Gianni Botsford Architects (GBA) is bringing new ‘architectural life’ to the Caribbean by reappraising the…