Wood House in Spain by Dom Arquitectura

Dom Arquitectura have designed the Casa estudio de Madera, a house made of wood located in Sant Cugat, Spain. Photos courtesy Jordi Anguera

 

Wedge-shaped Lake Cabin in Czech Republic by FAM Architekti

Prague studio FAM Architekti designed this wedge-shaped cabin located beside Lake Mácha in North Bohemia based on the client’s request for a year-round retreat getaway while enjoying his passion for yachting. Description by FAM Architekti: Replace older cottage on the shore of the lake in a pine forest respects the unique natural character of the place and the STOP copies of the original. The aim of the project was to [...]

 

Beautiful Holiday Home in Switzerland by Nickisch Sano Walder Architekten

Nickisch Sano Walder Architekten designed this beautiful and tiny holiday home for two in Graubünden, Switzerland. The cabin is composed of concrete walls that provide an intimate and cave-like feeling. [via inhabitat]

 

Awesome Invisible Viewing Cabin in Scotland National Park

Strathclyde University architecture students Angus Ritchie and Daniel Tyler designed and constructed ‘The Lookout’, a cubic and reflective structure located at the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park in Scotland. The architects used hard wood and birch ply to create the nature-viewing box while mirrored stainless steel on its exterior was used to achieve the ‘invisible effect’. Two benches are placed inside the cabin wherein visitors can choose from a single or [...]

 

Cozy Chalet in Collingwood by CS&P Architects

Toronto-based CS&P architects have designed this cozy chalet in Collingwood primarily to serve as a weekend retreat for their families. Its most distinctive features would have to be the natural light that comes through its large areas as well as the panoramic views that can be seen through its expansive use of glass. It is an ideal getaway during winter season given its in-floor, gas fired, radiant system aside from its [...]

 

Artist Builds Treehouse Inside Loft Home to Fulfill Childhood Dream

Since childhood, artist Terry Chiao always wanted to build a treehouse. The opportunity came when Chio moved in a spacious lofthome in Brooklyn. Instead of choosing to stay in a downsized house, Chio decided to fulfill a dream while making space for a room mate – by building a tree house inside her home. The space is now a guest cabin listed on AirBnB. [via fastcoexist]

 

Amazing Corrugated ‘Chameleon Cabin’ by Mattias Lind

Architect Mattias Lind of Swedish firm White Arkitekter in collaboration with branding agency Happy F + B has created this awesome corrugated paper hut called ‘Chameleon Cabin’, as part of a promotional campaign for Göteborgstryckeriet, a local printing firm. The three-meter structure was printed using a stiff paper that resembles a marble. What makes it unique is that one side looks like black while the other side is white. Lind designed the cabin inspired [...]

 

Warm and Cozy Family Cottage in Canada by Superkül

True to its name, Toronto-based architectural and design practice Superkül has created a “super cool” cabin for a small family that is equally warm and cozy. Located in a lake near Bracebridge in Canada, the cottage blends well with nature given its exteriors composed of slatted cedar planks. Neutral colors fill the interiors that radiate the welcoming atmosphere of the whole place. [via inthralld]

 

Laidback Danish Holiday Cabin by Powerhouse Company

Multi-awarded architectural firm Powerhouse Company believes that great architecture and design must simply improve the quality of living. A perfect realization of this goal would have to be the ‘Village House’ in northern Sjælland, Denmark, which is a traditional summer cabin that offers enough space for modern lifestyle. Description by Powerhouse Company: The Village House is our exploration of the possibilities of the summer cabin, the traditional Danish vacation home. While [...]

 

Delta Shelter + Solitary Weekend Retreat

Olson Kundig Architects designed and completed the Delta Shelter located Mazama, Washington. This 1,000 square foot weekend cabin has three levels that is basically a steel box on stilts, can be completely shuttered when the owner is away. Delta Shelter by Olson Kundig Architects: Situated near a river in a floodplain, the 20’ x 20’ square footprint rises three stories and is topped by the living room/kitchen. Large, 10’ x 18’ steel [...]