The new Firmship 42 is a classic boat of a type that was still being built fifty years ago. But Studio Job turned it into a floating work of art. Now its more than just a boat; its a luxury house that provides all modern functional comfort. It has been completed with the craftsmans precision, reinforcing its timelessness. Teak was used for doors, deck furniture and the interior finish. The wood used for cabin has been finished in such a way that the grain of individual planks is seamlessly joined. So this floating house isnt just luxurious but also welcoming and warm. Currently, the Firmship is only available as 42-foot boat. The next step will be the launch of a Firmship 60.
This magnificent oceanfront estate is located on the Island of Maui, Hawaii, between Kaanapali and Kapalua. Jewel of Kahana is the name of this fantastic residence which was given to it because of its uniqueness and luxurious features. Consisting of over 9,200 sq ft of flexible living space, this luxury dwelling offers breathtaking ocean views. Inside you will be delightful by 7 bedrooms, each with a luxurious bath, wet bar and attached oceanfront ohana, a large open living space with a fully equipped kitchen with separate enclosed butler’s kitchen, sport bar with pool and games tables on a floating mezzanine, a garage for three cars. And how about a spa and waterfalls? But this is not the end. You will also find an attached oceanfront 529 sq ft guest home. The interior design is really worth kings. This property is being sold fully furnished with a price tag of $14.9 million. More information here.
Do you want to find a paradise on earth? Then you certainly should have a look at this wonderful Agia Marina house located in Athens by architect Ismini Karali. Its luxury really impresses the imagination! The total area of the delightful dwelling is 660 square meters plus 4,000 square meters of garden surrounding it. Inside the three-storeyed villa you’ll find two swimming pools (one of which is the inside pool). The design is charming and stylish. It won’t leave anyone indifferent. Besides the architect tried to create such dwelling in which anyone would feel himself like at home. As for me, his attempt was successful, wasn’t it?
New York is full of non-standard solutions in the hotel industry. Library Hotel, for example, combines the functions of the hotel, library and bookshop. At each of its twelve floors placed collections of books on specific sections: fiction, history, philosophy, art, religion, technology, etc. This is a real treasure for book lovers, how do you think? This boutique hotel is located at 299 Madison Avenue in Manhattan and offers wonderful views New York City and unique cozy rooms. Each of the 60 elegant rooms is decorated with works of art and 25-100 books, so guests can choose specific literary subject areas. In addition, Library Hotel in New York was named the best luxury hotel in its 2009 Travelers Choice awards.
9010 Hopen House is a luxurious mansion, located in the Hollywood Hills. Stunning views of Los Angeles opens from the famous hills and makes forget about everything. However, it is not the only advantage. This mansion is so good in the plan of design and architecture that you could even forget about the charms of its location. There are four bedrooms, five bathrooms, a cinema, outside relaxation area with chaise lounges, fireplace and an incredibly beautiful pool. The total area of the property is 370 sq.m. This beauty is on sale for around 10 million dollars. Breathtaking Residence offers luxury and glamorous lifestyle for rich and famous.
Located between San Francisco and San Jose in California’s great bay, the Atherton Residence by Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects combines the features of the urban houses with the passionate focus on nature. After the removability of the previous house which had the problems with the structure the clients wanted their new house to be a private retreat with the manmade pond. The house is heated with a radiant system in the stone floors, and despite the hot climate it is not air conditioned, but passively cooled with a combination of overhangs, shades, and operable windows. The natural colour palette is dominant and it brings the soothing feeling.
This amazing house is awarded with the Best Custom Home 5,000 to 10,000 s.f. from MERIT AWARDS. It was designed by Kendle Design Collaborative. The designers try to match the architect concept and the interior design with the surroundings of the Arizona desert. Hereof says the pale and soft palette used. Sandy colour of the cooper roof creates the feeling of the harmony with the terrain. The inhabitants of this residence can enjoy the wonderful landscapes opening outside via a glass wall. The home is oriented toward the lake view. At the same time the designers try to eliminate the view of adjacent homes from the interior of this house enhancing both the views out.
Can you imagine that this 27-storey skyscraper is a private house? But its true. Mukesh Ambani, the richest Indian on the version of Forbes magazine, built most expensive private house in the world in Mumbai. Estimated value of the mansion Antilia is more than one billion dollars. Uniqueness of the building is not only in its price and great size for a private construction, but also in the fact that each floor is different from the other in layout and design. The house has a ballroom, a cinema, fitness club, swimming pool yoga studio and other luxury features. Designers also created exotic “ice room” where the native Indians can enjoy the freshness of the north, and even artificial snow. Antilia with three balconies, gardens, terraces provides excellent views of the Arabian Sea (and the slums of Mumbai).