Norwegain Sea Cabins by Snorre Stinessen on Manshausen Island
Dwell - Have You Ever Wanted to Stay in a Norwegian Sea Cabin? This boutique hotel on Norway's Manshausen Island is made up of four sea cabins that jut out from their natural ledge. Architect Snorre Stinessen carefully positioned them on an existing stone quay and built them to fit two to four travelers, or a family of five. To allow them to cantilever off the edge, their cross laminated timber floor plates are mounted onto two steel beams.
Seahorse Looks Like Just Another Floating House, But There's Actually a Bedroom Underneath the Water
When is a floating home, not just a small living space that can be towed anywhere? When you're living in a Seahorse, or to be more specific, a marine style retreat spanning 1,700-square-feet with three levels. Now here's where things get interesting...there's one level completely submerged underwate