This is the cliff house at The Botanical Gardens on the Mendocino Coast in Northern California. It’s a small building that was built into a cliff overlooking a small bay. When the weather is cold and wet its a nice spot to take a short break while touring the gardens. While it’s not a tiny […]

“Muizenberg is a beach-side suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. It is situated where the shore of the Cape Peninsula curves round to the east on the False Bay coast. It is considered to be the birthplace of surfing in South Africa and is currently home to a surfing community, centered around the popular ‘Surfer’s […]

Artisan Huts

Spotted this hut builder on Shedworking.co.uk, where it was featured in an article featuring 10 beach huts for sale. “We can design and make individual, quality hand-crafted huts of any size and style. Sourcing ideas from our past like shepherd’s huts, Victorian bathing huts, beach huts, fishermans huts, circus wagons, roulottes, gypsy caravans, summer houses and […]

Lakeside Container Retreat

A nice example of how a shipping container home can be enhanced to be much more than a metal box. Photographed by Logan MacDougall Pope. Read about this Lakeside Container Retreat at Jetson Green and Dezeen.

Beach Hut Resorts

Beach Hut Resorts, a luxury vacation rental company in the UK, has made available its first beach hut with many more on the way. I really like the double-hut design. Beach Hut Resorts

Tiny Historic Beach House

One of my long time readers, Dav, passed a link to this photo to me the other day. It’s great to see these tiny historic beach houses photographed in Ostend, Belgium from about 100 years ago. Great find again Dav! Tiny Historic Beach House Photo credit Topical Press Agency/Getty Images

Beach Huts by James Ward

James Ward, a carpenter and builder in the UK offers unique custom made beach huts. His website even says his huts are available outside the UK. Beach Huts by James Ward

Brazil Beach Home

This is a clever little house designed to store a sailboat during the week and the homeowners on the weekends. It’s located in Paraty, Rio de Janeiro and was designed by Marcio Kogan Architects. Brazil Beach Home