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Benjamin Garcia Saxe completes Costa Rican holiday home

[First look + plans + project data] Benjamin Garcia Saxe has completed this 300m² floating holiday home in Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the timber-clad structure is raised on a series of piloti allowing plants to grow and animals to roam on the steeply-sloping site below.


Project data

Location: Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Date of Completion: November, 2013
Client: Gooden-Nahome Family
Area: Approx. 300m²
Design Director: Benjamin Garcia Saxe
Project Coordinator: Daniel Sancho
Design Development: Soki So
Construction Documentation: Roger Navarro
Structural Engineer: Sotela Alfaro
Builder: Dante Medri


Readers' comments (1)

  • Simply STUNNING!!! Will be contacting - Dahlia Nahome to make a booking, can't wait to get there.

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