The Mantra Underwater Room: A Diver's Dream Bedroom

Located in Pemba Island in the east coast of Africa, Tanzania is the new Mantra Resort designed by Genberg Underwater Hotels. The floating hotel suite has 3-levels where guests can go sun bathing during the day and submerged four meters at sea with 24-hour and 350 degree view of marine life. This hotel bedroom is a definitely diver’s dream. Photos courtesy Jesper Anhede via archdaily

 

Geometrical Italian Paramount - Alma Residence by Plasma Studio

Known for their geometrical approach in design, Plasma Studio helmed this single family house renovation and new rooftop extension. This sleek and lovely Italian residence was is located in Sesto, Italy and was completed in 2012. Paramount-AlmaResidence by Plasma Studio: This project was conceived to fulfill a two-part problematic: (1) Residence Alma–a Tyrolean guest house with 6 holiday apartments from the 1960s adorned with a pitched roof–was due for a [...]

 

Enchanting LEGO-themed Hotel in California

Playing with LEGO has inspired generations of kids to make inventive structures with most of them imagining themselves to be inside the LEGO buildings they’ve made with their own hands. With LEGOLAND California set to open the first ever life-size 250-room LEGO-themed hotel on April 5th, 2013, that silent wish is now close to come true. Kids and adults alike would be thrilled to spend the night in a theme of their choice: [...]

 

Majestic Glass Igloo Hotel in Finland

Finland is famous for magnificent views of the northern lights. If you’re looking for that perfect place to enjoy the sky spectacle while lying on a comforts of a bed you may want to check out this glass igloo. Glass igloo provides an one of a kind opportunity to admire the northern lights and millions of stars of the crystal clear sky in a comfortable room temperature. Built from a special thermal [...]

 

Incredibly Luxe Design of Hotel Marques De Riscal in Spain

Architect Frank O. Gehry designed the Hotel Marqués de Riscal in collaboration with architect Yves Collet. Situated in Elciego, Spain, the Hotel Marqués de Riscal is a luxury collection hotel and spa in the heart of the vineyards of the Rioja Alavesa wine region. 30,000 square feet of titanium were utilized by Gehry to form the immense ribbon-like facade which is an attraction in itself. Inside, a stunning glass passage going to the spa was designed by Collet. [...]