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Casa Akai
by Joaquin Homs

[vc_row content_placement=”middle”][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_custom_heading text=”Casa Akai” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:35|text_align:center|color:%233f3f3f” google_fonts=”font_family:Raleway%3A100%2C200%2C300%2Cregular%2C500%2C600%2C700%2C800%2C900|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal” css_animation=”fadeInDown”][vc_custom_heading text=”by Joaquin Homs” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:35|text_align:center|color:%233f3f3f” google_fonts=”font_family:Raleway%3A100%2C200%2C300%2Cregular%2C500%2C600%2C700%2C800%2C900|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal” css_animation=”fadeInDown” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fjoaquinhoms.com%2Fen%2F|target:_blank”][vc_custom_heading text=”Shortlisted: Bedroom Award” font_container=”tag:p|font_size:20|text_align:center|color:%233f3f3f” google_fonts=”font_family:Raleway%3A100%2C200%2C300%2Cregular%2C500%2C600%2C700%2C800%2C900|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal” css_animation=”fadeInDown”][vc_custom_heading text=”The International Design & Architecture Awards 2024″ font_container=”tag:p|font_size:20|text_align:center|color:%233f3f3f” google_fonts=”font_family:Raleway%3A100%2C200%2C300%2Cregular%2C500%2C600%2C700%2C800%2C900|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal” css_animation=”fadeInDown”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”61049″ img_size=”medium” alignment=”center” css_animation=”fadeIn”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row content_placement=”middle”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”63586″ img_size=”full” css_animation=”fadeInRight”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text css_animation=”fadeInDown”]Joaquin Homs has unveiled his latest masterpiece, a stunning oceanfront property in the exclusive La Punta Estates of Punta Mita. The estate, known as Casa Akai, stands as a testament to Homs’ commitment to excellence and meticulous attention to detail.

This beach house spans a generous 1800 square meters, undergoing significant remodelling and expansion under Homs’ visionary guidance. The estate boasts a prime location, perched on the tip of the Punta Mita peninsula, offering over 180 feet of awe-inspiring ocean frontage. The coveted position affords breathtaking views, including the Marietas Islands, with stunning sunrise and sunset vistas.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row content_placement=”middle”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text css_animation=”fadeInDown”]An essential aspect of this project was preserving the existing architectural charm designed by Jose Iturbe while integrating the brilliant ideas of Architect Guillermo Michel. Furthermore, Homs orchestrated the addition of three distinct basements, each serving a unique purpose: a Game Room, a Home Theatre, and a Bar. The existing eight bedrooms were meticulously renewed, each exuding its ambiance, and the beachfront bedrooms benefited from an elegant pool extension.

As you enter Casa Akai through an inviting courtyard filled with lush palm trees, an artful water feature adds a tranquil touch to the setting. The estate provides ample living spaces, including eight spacious bedrooms, a fully-equipped gym and spa, service rooms, and a rooftop patio lounge area, a perfect spot for starlit gatherings. The Master Suites offer a sense of a self-contained haven, complete with a spacious private terrace, ideal for morning coffee with an ocean view or a nightcap under the starry sky.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”63587″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” css_animation=”fadeInLeft”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row content_placement=”middle”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”63588″ img_size=”full” css_animation=”fadeInLeft”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text css_animation=”fadeInDown”]The heart of this remarkable villa is the main living area. It features an open-concept design, characterized by a double-height custom palapa ceiling. This architectural marvel seamlessly blends the indoors with the outdoors, leading to a private infinity-edge pool that overlooks the Pacific Ocean, making it the ideal spot to witness the breathtaking sunsets.

The interior design throughout Casa Akai demonstrates Joaquin Homs’ signature touch. It enhances the tropical landscape, integrating seamlessly with the surrounding natural beauty. Each area within the estate carries its unique character and mood, resulting in a fluid and harmonious space.

Casa Akai now stands as a testament to Joaquin Homs’ ability to transform an already iconic property into a place of timeless beauty, luxury, and tranquillity. This masterpiece epitomizes the elegant La Punta Estates lifestyle and offers a world-class living experience in one of the most coveted oceanfront locations.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation=”fadeInUp”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text css_animation=”fadeInDown”]Location: Punta de Mita, Nayarit, Mexico[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css_animation=”fadeInDown”]Interior Designer: Joaquin Homs[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css_animation=”fadeInDown”]Architect: Jose Iturbe/Guillermo Michel[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css_animation=”fadeInDown”]Developer: Our Villa Collection[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css_animation=”fadeInDown”]Photography: Petr Myska[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row content_placement=”middle”][vc_column][vc_column_text]Joaquin Homs has been shortlisted for the Bedroom Award in The International Design & Architecture Awards 2024.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row content_placement=”middle”][vc_column][vc_media_grid element_width=”2″ gap=”35″ item=”mediaGrid_SimpleOverlay” grid_id=”vc_gid:1702982521847-69f17143-2678-2″ include=”63589,63590,63586,63587,63588″ css=”.vc_custom_1702982636188{padding-left: 20px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row content_placement=”middle”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”60974″ img_size=”large”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]design et al only work with the world’s leading companies in the International Design & Architecture industry.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]If you think you have what it takes to compete in The International Design & Architecture Awards, submit your application by following the links below:[/vc_column_text][vc_btn title=”Request The Application Form” style=”3d” color=”inverse” align=”center” css_animation=”fadeInUp” link=”url:mailto%3Aawards%40design-et-al.com%3Fsubject%3DThe%20Application%20Form%20-%20The%20International%20Design%20%2526%20Architecture%20Awards%202024%20TDA”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Use the links below for more information about the Awards:[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row content_placement=”middle” css_animation=”fadeInDown”][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_btn title=”The Categories” style=”3d” color=”inverse” align=”center” button_block=”true” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.thedesignawards.co.uk%2Finternational-design-architecture-awards%2Fcategories%2F|target:_blank”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_btn title=”The PR & Editorial” style=”3d” color=”inverse” align=”center” button_block=”true” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.thedesignawards.co.uk%2Finternational-design-architecture-awards%2Fpr-publications%2F|target:_blank”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_btn title=”The Awards Ceremony” style=”3d” color=”inverse” align=”center” button_block=”true” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.thedesignawards.co.uk%2Finternational-design-architecture-awards%2Fawards-ceremony%2F|target:_blank”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_btn title=”Testimonials” style=”3d” color=”inverse” align=”center” button_block=”true” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.thedesignawards.co.uk%2Finternational-design-architecture-awards%2Ftestimonials%2F|target:_blank”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”The International Design & Architecture Awards 2024
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