Stunning house in the form of seashells on an island in Mexico
On a small island off Mexico, Isla Mujeres has an unusual house in the form of shells, which attracts the attention of everyone. House-shell created their own proprietor Octavio Ocampo and his brother Eduardo. They came up with a great idea to create a house that will be in harmony with nature and have a beautiful shape.
This amazing snow-white palace looks like a giant shell with a pearl inside. The house is built of cement and very high-quality concrete. It is also used in the construction of natural materials: recycled shells and corals, which they found on the shore. About 4 thousands of seashells has been spent on the construction of this unusual home in Mexico.
House-shell even inside lives up to its marine environmental issues. The entire interior is designed in a nautical style, in the house there is no room with sharp corners. Great Hall has an oval shape and from the other rooms branch off. The house has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, toilet and kitchen.
Sinks in bathrooms are made of pressed coral dust and mixers are huge seashells and coral. On the second floor of the structure is a spiral staircase, and in the cozy courtyard is a large pool surrounded by tropical plants and coconut trees. Fences and paths are also made of the main local building material that produces the Mexican coast.
Owner of a unique home-shells, Octavio Ocampo, takes his work of art for rent. There are all the amenities for a comfortable and pleasant stay, including Internet access and air conditioning. From the windows of the giant snow-white shell beautiful views of the Caribbean Sea. Unusual house is often rented for weddings, as these parts exotic environment necessarily provide all the participants of the ceremony a number of bright emotions. The cost of living in the Conch Shell House in Mexico is $ 225 per day.