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Romantic Escape: Designing the Modern Guest House III

By Wendy Perring (Editor)

2018, The Images Publishing Group Pty Ltd

The ‘Romantic Escape’ book celebrates modern design in guest houses from around the world. 

In recent years guest house have developed rapidly as their popularity increases worldwide, bringing in many exciting and innovative design solutions, so that these schemes are now becoming attractive destinations in their own right.

The book showcases over 40 unique projects, each carefully selected for its new approach to visual engagement, as well as being a perfect location for a romantic getaway. Each case study is accompanied by in-depth analyses, making this book a good reference for professional designers, as well as for those with a passion for travel. 

The book features PAD studio’s Warborne Farm project, a luxury ‘farm-stay’ holiday accommodation located near the Georgian town of Lymington, Hampshire. PAD studio was appointed to complete a series of conversions of agricultural buildings into award-winning holiday lets. The alterations are sympathetic, sustainable and retain the original rural character of the barns.