Three Villas Kapchagai

Kapchagai, Kasakhstan

The three villas are situated on a small peninsula of 0.89 hectares on the south-west bank of the beautiful Kapchagai reservoir near Almaty, Kazakhstan. The brief consists of the development of three holiday residences of (300 sqm each), a guard house (56 sqm), and a communal sauna facility (130 sqm).

The small piece of land at the eastern tip of the peninsula serves as an ideal site for the communal sauna facility retreat, giving uninterrupted views across the water. It is accessed by a small bridge walkway that joins the private road.

Location

Kapchagai, Kasakhstan

Client

Brunellus Corporation

Architect

Behnisch Architekten, Stuttgart

Address

Almaty
Kapchagai
Kasakhstan

Competition

Direct commission 2005