SeaCrest

Location: Santorini, Greece

Date: 2014

Location Address: Oia

Status: Completed Works

SeaCrest Villa, is a renovation of an old cave house focused in tourism accommodation. The main approach of the project is to resurface the vocabulary of the traditional architecture, into its functionality.

SeaCrest as a tourist villa, has to follow the modern standards of a tourist apartment. Additionally, placed in the most iconic village of Santorini, Oia, respects and exposes the Cycladic architecture.
Its program has a living room with two traditional couches serving also as beds, next to this area is a tiny kitchen utilizing appointments from the previous century. Next, into the cave is a bedroom with double size bed and the rest of its amenities carved into the cave walls. At the end of the canava is the bath room imitating a natural grotto, while modern equipment serves its needs.
The outdoors is characterized from verandas which are placed stepwise onto the fa├žade. Its dimensions are tiny but they manage to include modern functions like a Jacuzzi, keep aligned with the local architecture and expose the guests into the whole volcanic scenery of Caldera.