Fascinating Fort-like Home in Belgium by Stéphane Beel Architects

Stéphane Beel Architects designed the Villa H. te W., a fort-like home located in the rolling grassy hills of converted agricultural lands in the Belgian countryside. Description by Stéphane Beel Architects: The valuable landscape character of the area is mainly characterized by the natural distribution of separate groups of trees, interspersed with vast, gently undulating landscape. The combination of low vegetation, shrubs and grass in relation to groups of tall trees [...]

 

Luxurious and Contemporary Clifftop Villa in Algarve, Portugal

If you happen to visit Portugal, you may want to check out this clifftop villa located in Monte Santo Estevao with magical views over Praia da Luz. The villa is available to rent here: spaces42 and casamoderna. Description: A luxury and contemporary home set in a unique location on a beautiful escarpment meadow, minutes from the beach, with wonderful views of the algarve coastline and pretty village of Praia da Luz. Located [...]

 

Interesting Samujana Holiday Villa 11A in the Middle of Natural Rock Formations in Thailand

Come and visit Samujana Holiday Villa 11A, an exotic holiday villa in Ko Samui, Thailand that is surrounded by natural rock formations. The sceneries make this place a perfect getaway for busy bees who want to experience the best vacation. [via freshome]

 

Lovely and Rustic Gumus Su Villas in Turkey by Cirakoglu Architects

Cirakoglu Architects designed this lovely and rustic Gumus Su Villas in Gümüşlük, Turkey with stunning stone walls and the wide glass surfaces. Description by Gumus Su Villas by Cirakoglu Architects: “Gumus Su Villas are located over the hills of Gümüslük Village, Bodrum, a tranquil harbour with over the 4000 years of historical and cultural heritage. The urge to create a tranquil unity with the impressive nature formed the basis of our [...]

 

Beautiful Villa by the Sea in Denmark by Lars Gitz Architects

Scandinavian-based international studio Lars Gitz Architects designed this beautifully white 390-square meter residence called Villa From  located by the sea in Aalsgaarde, Denmark. [via freshome]

 

Stunning Villa Kavel 1 by Studioninedots

International architecture and design firm Studioninedots designed this stunning Villa Kavel 1 in an island near Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

 

Laidback Villa Mecklin in Finland by Huttunen Lipasti Pakkanen Architects

Helsinki-based Huttunen Lipasti Pakkanen Architects designed the Villa Mecklin whose sheltered terrace extends over the summit of a rock. In the center of the large terrace is the fireplace that is accessed through a hatch in the decking. There is also a stove-heated cabin for guests. Another interesting feature of the villa is its material made of wood surfaces that have been left untreated and will turn grey naturally.  [via ignant]

 

Monolithic Residence Kramer in Austria by Project A01 Architects

Project A01 Architects have designed this monolithic and stark white ‘Residence Kramer’ in a village close to Vienna, Austria. [via ignant]

 

Coastal Villa with Dreamy Water Garden by Centric Design Group

Centric Design Group have designed this dreamy Coastal Villa situated in The Netherlands. The house has a cozy backyard perfect for entertaining and a gorgeous water garden. Photos courtesy  Centric Design Group

 

Luxurious + Modern Italian Villa in Apulia

Villa Bianca is a relaxing holiday sanctuary located on the hills of Santa Maria di Leuca, Apulia, Italy. The luxurious contemporary villa has 6 bedrooms and  huge outdoor pool overlooking the sea. Description: The villa’s vast open living areas connect the terraces offering breathtaking views of the dramatic meeting of the Adriatic and Ionian seas. The enclosed pool area contains a large pool, children pool and jacuzzi, bar, and authentic wood [...]