Lovely Tree House in Atlanta by Peter Bahouth

Architect Peter Bahouth built this adorable tree house in Atlanta composed of three rooms that were named by its client as Mind, Body and Spirit. The living room and bedroom are connected by a suspension bridge decorated with lovely lights. Photos by Lindsay Appel via ignant

 

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23+ Awesome Tree House Design Ideas

The latest in Wave Avenue inspirations is this collection of some of the coolest and awesome tree house designs all over the globe.

 

Breathtaking Casa Flotanta in Costa Rica by Benjamin Garcia Saxe

International architecture practice Benjamin Garcia Saxe has designed the Casa Flotanta that rises up through the trees in Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Description by the Benjamin Garcia Saxe:  The Gooden-Nahome family wanted to create their family home on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica and found an incredible site overlooking the ocean. The biggest constraint we encountered was that the site was predominantly on a very steep slope, and the view [...]

 

Garden Treehouse by Hironaka Ogawa & Associates

Japan-based firm Hironaka Ogawa & Associates designed the Garden Treehouse in Kagawa. Prior to building the home, the site had grown trees that had to come down. Aiming to re-use the fallen trees in another form, the designers decided to integrate the kiln-dried trees as main supporting columns of the house. Photos by Daici Ano, Hironaka Ogawa & Associates

 

Hidden + Rooted Treehouse

Urbanarbolismo have designed the Rooted Treehouse that’s practically integrated with a full grown tree. This project was completed in 2011 and is located somewhere between the pastures of Extremadura.   Rooted Treehouse by Urbanarbolismo: The project emerged as a place of adventure for kids and a hideaway, a place of relaxation for adults. The organization structure of the home becomes part of the tree and the building materials used integrate with the oak, these have [...]

 

HP Tree House + Intimate with Nature

HP Tree House, a home that appears to be resting on foliage is located within the forest of Mt. Whitfield in Australia. Mmp architects cleverly designed it as if floating from the ground so as not to disturb the forest floor and its sloping terrain. It seems so quiet here that you can actually feel the serenity of its surroundings. All images from mmp architects   [via designboom]

 

Intriguing Yellow Treehouse Restaurant in Auckland

Capturing people’s imagination was the challenge and Pacific Environments NZ Ltd, Architects delivered a very intriguing design and more. The plan accommodates 30 diners in a structure inspired by a chrysalis, a ‘pod-form’ wrapped around a tree trunk design.    The Design Inspiration: The Architectural Inspiration largely came from the site -an open fairytale meadow and stream in the midst of a redwood forest plantation, understanding the nature of the tree/environment and the construction [...]

 

An Egg in a Tree

Somewhere within the forest of Whistler, Canada is Joel Allen’s uniquely shaped tree house called theHemLoft. Joel’s unparalleled drive to build the HemLoft is impressive. He says: The HemLoft is a self-funded secret creation that I built on crown land in Whistler, Canada. It hangs on a precipitous slope, in a towering stand of Hemlocks, about a five minute walk from the nearest road. When I started building it, I was just a fledgling [...]

 

A Different Treehouse

This is not your ordinary ‘tree house’. This particular one is called the King of the Frogs that stands above a reflecting pond in a small private garden in Münster, Germany. German company Baumraum customizes tree houses sure to create fun memories for children and young-at-heart. Visit Baumraum for more information.   [via thedesignerpad]