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| Seaspace - Underwater House
| Designed by Jacques Rougerie, this is Project
This underwater house can adapt its depht iregarding its use. The entrance is situated under the structure and allows a direct access to the sea. Specifications: steel structure – window in metacrylate – height : 21m – Width : 7m
| Sealab 2020
is a design by artist animator Pete Mullins which is somehow connected
to Sealab 2020, an American animated television series produced
by Hanna-Barbera. Scenes from Sealab 2020 were later re-edited
and dubbed with new voices by 70/30 Productions to create the series
Sealab 2021, which aired on the Adult Swim channel. Or maybe it is not.
| Unities - Underwater Village
| Designed by Jacques Rougerie, this is a housing network adapted to long
studies and explorations. It provides training facilities for
Depth : -30/-40 m – Capacity : 50 to 250 persons
It is a housing network adapted to long term underwater studies and explorations. It provides training facilities for astronauts.
| Conshelf II - Underwater Habitat
was essentially a small village, built on the floor of the Red Sea at
ten meters depth. The main house, the "Starfish," stood next to an
aquarium, a garage for the diving saucer and an equipment hangar. A
deep station was installed 15 meters further down. Five oceanauts would
live for a month in the Starfish base. Two of them would spend a week
in the deep station.
| DOT - Underwater Hotel Dubai
| Water Discus Hotels comprise two discs - an
underwater and above-water one. This combination will allow guests to
admire the depths of the ocean while making the most of the warm
climate. The two parts of the structure are connected by five solid
legs and a
vertical shaft containing a lift and stairway. The size of each disc
has been adjusted to local conditions. Once such underwater hotel is
planned for Dubai.
| Solar Floating Resort by Michele Puzzolante
features a thin-film solar skin applied to a lightweight
balsa-reinforced fiberglass hull. The round shape of the vessel
provides constant exposure to the sun, feeding batteries during
daylight hours to supply clean energy through the night. The interior
skin is also layered in dye-sensitized thin-film PV to absorb
artificial light at night, creating a 30mm vacuum with the outer layer.
| Kihavah Maldives Anantara
signature Sea.Fire.Salt.Sky. dining complex is a
one-of-a-kind over and under water dining concept, exclusive to
Anantara Kihavah Villas. Imagine roast lamb with rosemary grilled on a
Himalayan salt block, bringing an inventive touch and rich taste
sensations to your palate. Gaze at angelfish playing along the
colourful ocean floor, just metres from your table as you indulge in a
decadent molten chocolate cake.
| Lilypad floating city
the anthropogenic activity, the climate warms up and the ocean level
increases. According to the principle of Archimedes and contrary to
preconceived notions, the melting of the arctic ice-floe will not
change the rising of the water exactly as an ice cube melting in a
glass of water does not make its level rise.
|Zigloo - Gyre floating city|
| Gyre creates a new class of Eco-tourism by
scientists and vacationers together to understand what is the least
known environment on our planet, the ocean. As much as a skyscraper is
an economical method of reducing humankind’s footprint on land, Gyre
goes a step further by juxtaposing that footprint to the ocean, and is
perhaps its greenest feature.
| Jellyfish floating house
45, designed by Giancarlo Zema is a floating dwelling unit for up to
six persons. It's spacious dimensions are 10 metres high with a
diameter of over 15 metres. The Jelly-fish 45 would be ideally situated
in sea parks, atolls, bays and seas rich in flora and fauna. The
Jelly-fish 45 allows the sea dwelling owners to live either above or
below sea level in perfect harmony with the ocean environment.
|Trilobus floating home|
| The main aim of the project is to allow anyone
live in a unique environment through a self-sufficient, nonpolluting
dwelling that exists in unison with their ocean surrounding," Zema
tells POPULAR MECHANICS. At first glance, the Trilobis looks as if it
would be more at home soaring into the sky than plying the waters of
atolls, bays and maritime parks.
|Water Discus Underwater Hotel Dubai|
shipbuilder Drydocks World has signed on with Switzerland’s BIG
InvestConsult, on behalf of partner Deep Ocean Technology (DOT), to
become the sole construction contractor of the futuristic Water Discus
Underwater Hotels in the Middle East.
|Proposed Seven Story Underwater Hotel in Turkey|
| Visitors to Istanbul will soon have a chance
the most spectacular ocean views on the planet. A seven floor,
seven-star hotel is being built underwater on what was formerly a
tobacco factory. There will be exhibition halls, and restaurants, and
all rooms will be sea facing. This isn't the first such underwater
hotel complex in the world. That honor goes to the $500 million
Poseidon Hotel which is currently being built off Fiji.
|Huvafen Fushi Maldives Underwater Spa|
|Draped to reflect the underwater visions just through the glass. Ethereal fabrics - mirroring oceanic kelp. Soft cushions evoking tactile versions of the corals and sponges. Pirouette of a ray just inches away. The slow rhythmic flow of the water, punctuated by the spectral colours of tropical fish. The world-first underwater treatment space is the spa's signature-a surreal setting for any of LIME's sensual treatments.||
|Fiji Poseidon Undersea Resort|
The Poseidon Undersea Resort will be the world's first 40 feet underwater hotel set to open early 2009. An elevator gets to transport guests under the sea to the 24 suites and the luxury apartment that all have a special interior window film for privacy, even if day light hours it's nearly impossible to look into the suits from underwater.
|Jules Undersea Lodge|
When guests visit Jules' Undersea Lodge in Key
Florida, they discover that the name is no marketing gimmick. Just to
enter the Lodge, one must actually scuba dive 21 feet beneath the
surface of the sea. Jules' really is underwater. Diving through the
tropical mangrove habitat of the Emerald Lagoon and approaching the
world's only underwater hotel is quite an experience.
| SeaOrbiter - underwater
SeaOrbiter is a new human
adventure dedicated to the Planet. It also constitutes a new planetary
Its purpose is to foster the emergence of a new relationship between man and the sea by the awakening, awareness and action of all to meet tomorrow’s every requirement for a future based on the precepts of sustainable development, particularly related to the sea.
|Rangalia Island Underwater Restaurant Maldives|
Maldives is offering newlyweds the ultimate honeymoon suite - an
underwater room with incredible views of the underwater kingdom. The
wedding package at the Maldives Rangali Islands resort promises an
unforgettable night below the Indian Ocean, complete with champagne
breakfast and aquatic entertainment.
|Ithaa Restaurant Rangli Island Maldives|
|Ithaa Undersea Restuarant is Conrad Maldives Rangali Island's unique undersea restaurant 16 feet below sea level. Marvel at 180 degree views of reef and marine life, sip champagne cocktails and savor Maldivian-Western fusion cuisine at this spectacular Maldives venue – the world’s first all-glass undersea restaurant.|
|Red Sea Star Eliat Underwater Restaurant|
|An underwater gastronomic experience is waiting for you, about 5 meters below sea level, in the restaurant of the Red Sea Star. Enjoy a wide variety of exotic dishes in a magical atmosphere of beauty and peace, while observing through giant windows the colorful underwater coral garden and an endless shifting panorama of marine life in all their kaleidoscopic splendor.|
| Atlantis Hotel on The Palm Dubai
While not strictly an
underwater hotel, Atlantis Hotel the Palm, Dubai, does nonetheless
provide some spectacular underwater dining and sleeping sensations.
Atlantis has a distinct aquatic theme that continues throughout the
guest accommodation, with many of the rooms interconnect with double
queen versions perfect for families, conveniently accommodating two
adults and two children.
|Ankalia Floating and Underwater Hotel|
Floating underwater leisure center
Sea Hotel is intended for comprehensive service of travel industry, as
well as to conduct business meetings and sport competitions and to have
holiday on the south seashore. As a rule ANKALIA is located according
to granted license area of seaside resorts with rich underwater plant
and animal life and in an area protected from wind and waves if it is
|H2ome - a practical way to become a sea dweller|
The H2ome represents the
world's first undersea residence - a structure that you can purchase
today. You can choose
your own sea-floor site, or we can set you up with a remarkable
undersea location. Remember, the entire undersea structure is at
surface pressure, so there is no diving or de-compression necessary to
inhabit this wondrous luxury sea floor
The Ocean Activity Center (OAC) is
revolutionary floating, semi-submersible structure with one of its
three floors entirely submerged. It features an underwater restaurant
and underwater cocktail lounge, five luxury hotel suites with
underwater bedrooms and a host of other amenities including gift shop
and dock for your tourist submarine. The Ocean Activity Center will
surpass your wildest expectations - and will be the ideal platform for
the most amazing ocean lifestyle.
|Seabase 1 - underwater hotel|
SeaBase1 is the ideal extreme
underwater adventure. Scientific researchers and anyone who yearns to
know what it's like to actually live in the ocean for an extended
period of time will find this to be the ultimate ecotourism
destination. SeaBase1 will offer an undersea habitat that provides the
diving enthusiast with days of undersea exploration opportunities.