Joya Villas

Joya Villas in Santa Teresa

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.


Beachyhead by Plettenberg Bay

The house was conceived and designed by SAOTA as a simple box, floating over the dune, capturing and framing the view. The outer shell of the box is finished in a rough textured concrete, contrasting with the smooth reveal and soffit that tapers to create a delicate frame.

Water Park Aqualagon, Villages Nature Paris, Marne-la-Vallée

Water Park Aqualagon, Villages Nature Paris

Water Park Aqualagon, Villages Nature Paris, Marne-la-Vallée, design by Jacques Ferrier Architecture: the direction of the winds and the path of the sun determined the floor plan of the project. Protected from cold north-easterly winter winds, nestling up to the forest, the aquatic park opens towards the west to make the most of cool breezes in warm weather.

Contemporary Luxury Home in Southern England designed by AR Design Studio

The Hong Kong House, England

The Hong Kong House is a private extension and renovation project by Winchester based architects AR Design Studio. A world away from the client’s former home in HK, the home provides an opportunity for the family to have a familiar inside-out space to live in and relax.

Sunset House in West Vancouver

Sunset House in West Vancouver

McLeod Bovell Modern Houses designed Sunset House located on a steep and technically challenging site in West Vancouver. The Sunset House is designed to capture immediate views of heavy marine traffic and the open sea to the west.

Pine Tree Residence

Pine Tree in Miami

A luxurious open plan family home focused on entertaining, with a two-storey waterslide! The hedonistic Miami property by South African architects SAOTA is in the Collin’s Waterfront district.

Tepoztlan Lounge Mexico 1

Tepoztlan Lounge – Mexican Living Space

Design: Cadaval & Solà-Morales – the design establishes three separate living quarters designed in accordance to the 3 activities planned; each of them is a set space defined by its use, but also by a very clear and simple architectural container: an open bar with a kitchenette ; a play area for children ; and the largest container – the living area.

The Books House in Mosman

The Books House in Mosman

A Calligrapher handed three books to his wife, she placed them in a random stack on the table… “We want The Books House”… they said. Luigi Rosselli Architects designed The Books House.

Cidade Jardim Residence in Sao Paulo

Cidade Jardim Residence in São Paulo

Located in São Paulo, the Cidade Jardim Residence was designed by Perkins+Will to offer a perfect balance between nature and construction. Built in a terrain with considerable declivity, the project uses solutions commonly found in country homes.

Restio River House in Pringle Bay

Restio River House in Pringle Bay

Perched on the banks of the Buffels River, Pringle Bay, South Africa – this SAOTA-designed family holiday home has an easy living permanence that lets in the sun and the natural beauty of the surrounding indigenous vegetation and mountain valley.

Bora Headquarters on Mallorca

Bora Headquarters on Mallorca

Designed by SAOTA, Bora Headquarters reflects a contemporary take on Mallorca’s architecture. The client’s vision for Bora Headquarters was inspired by the airy light-filled spaces of SAOTA’s Cape Town projects that they had previously visited.