South Africa

Stunning renovation in the Cape Winelands

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The project is a renovation of two existing structures on a farm; a 1920’s house and a barn dating from the 18th century. Designed by Van Der Merwe Miszewski Architects, the home is located in the heart of the Franschhoek Valley in the Cape Winelands, South Africa. The scope of this project included the re-utilization […]

Sumptuous modern villa in South Africa

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Set right on Clifton’s famous white sandy beaches this is undoubtedly the best address on Cape Town’s exclusive eastern seaboard, commanding unobstructed sea views and offering the ultimate in creature comforts. This fabulous residence is comprised of five self-contained units and a three level main villa. From the gracious double volume marble entrance with chandeliers, […]

Mountainside retreat with fantastic seascape views

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The impressive three-level Sea and Rock villa gets its name from its surrounding landscape, a mountainside site with fantastic seascape views over Camps Bay in Cape Town, South Africa. This expansive retreat features plenty of decking areas, pergolas with potted plants and a large ying and yang-shaped Zen garden. The design compliments the textures of […]

Contemporary Bridge House in Cape Town

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The recipient of numerous design awards, Bridge House is an icon of Cape Town’s best contemporary architecture, designed by Van Der Merwe Miszewski Architects. Comprising three separate areas, the main part of the house is accessed by crossing over a timber walkway into a floating glass and steel box, surrounded by trees, and with city […]

Opulent South African home with fabulous views

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This opulent residence is surrounded by swimming pools and stunning landscapes, making this piece of architecture irresistible. This home was designed by Wessels Joyce Associates and it’s located in Knysna, South Africa. The property is luxurious yet practical for its South African location. Equipped with large windows that allow free-flowing ventilation, the House at Pezula […]

Steel and glass residence in South Africa

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This stunning home in Pretoria, South Africa has been designed by architect Nico van der Meulen. When the owners of this home approached Nico van der Meulen Architects, their brief was simple: “to design a stunning, cutting-edge, contemporary home”. The only absolute requirement was that it had to be visually extraordinary with an indoor swimming […]

Opulent hotel-like home in Johannesburg

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The Joc house has been designed by Nico van der Meulen Architects and is situated in Johannesburg, South Africa. Boasting opulent hotel-like interiors, the house impresses the imagination with its luxurious contemporary style. The home resembles that of a world class luxury hotel with all of the amenities. The spacious interiors feature an open plan […]

Luxurious safari lodge in the African wilderness

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The Sabi Sands Game Reserve is located in the private wilderness area of Ulusaba, South Africa. The lodge belongs to the “Virgin Limited Edition” of Sir Richard Branson and it does not leave any wishes unfulfilled with its luxury and design. Ulusaba has two lodges: “Safari” and “Rock”. Both lodges are unique in its architecture […]

A modern thatch cottage in South Africa

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Wright Conversion by South African architects Elmo Swart Architects is an expansion project to a three-bedroom thatch cottage in Durban, South Africa. Including the addition of a new bedroom, two studies, a multi-use entertainment space and an art gallery, the design features a continuous surface that wraps around the structure to form a fluid floor, […]

Brilliant villa design in South Africa

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This incredible glass and steel framed villa is situated in the Northern part of South Africa. The residence is a redevelopment of an old house designed by Architect Werner van der Meulen. The project combines elements of Japanese water gardens and contemporary western design to create a gorgeous and spacious home. The large expanse of […]

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