Komorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects

Komorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects
Komorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects - Exterior Photography, Windows, Facade
© Quang Tran

Komorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects - Interior Photography, Table, Lighting, Chair, HandrailKomorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects - Interior Photography, Facade, WindowsKomorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects - Interior Photography, Windows, Table, Chair, Facade, HandrailKomorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects - Exterior Photography, Windows, Facade+ 38

Dalat, Vietnam
  • Architects: AD9 Architects
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area :  150
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year :  2019
  • Photographs
    Photographs :Quang Tran
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers :  Daikin, Dulux, Hafele, Lafarge Holcim, SketchUp, Toto, AutoCAD, INAX, Jotun, Singfa, TOA, Tuynel, Vietceramics
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Komorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects - Exterior Photography, Windows, Facade
© Quang Tran

Text description provided by the architects. Komorebi [木漏れ日] - a Japanese word depicting the interplay between light and leaves when sunlight shines through trees. The exact definition of this word is difficult to interpret in other languages since it has many layers of special meanings. This is a renovation project for an old house located on a hill in the center of Da Lat city.

Komorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects - Interior Photography, Dining room, Table, Chair, Lighting, Windows, Beam
© Quang Tran
First floor plan
Komorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects - Interior Photography, Bedroom, Windows, Bed
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Komorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects - Interior Photography, Facade, Windows
© Quang Tran

The purpose of the project is to create a stopover point for tourists, the rooms are designed with suitable space area, minimalist furniture, and an atmosphere suited for a temporary stay. The overall functions of the homestay ensures a practical aspect that meets guests' daily activities.

Komorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects - Interior Photography, Table, Lighting, Chair, Handrail
© Quang Tran

During the designing phase of this project, we've made Komorebi the main subject and the surrounding context the main focus, from there, the construction and the surrounding context are connected naturally. The shapes and color theme are also chosen based on the above mentioned personal feel of the project. The human factor and nature form a harmonious bond, ensuring that the existence of this new project is a balance and irreplaceable factor of the current area.

Komorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects - Interior Photography, Windows, Table, Chair, Facade, Handrail
© Quang Tran

We used doors and wood bars to create the image of "sunlight shines through tree leaves". The transformation of lights and shadows throughout the day create an interplay on the eyes and emotions, and we take that as the main highlight of the project's construction.

Komorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects - Exterior Photography, Windows
© Quang Tran

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Address:Dalat, Lâm Đồng, Vietnam

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Cite: "Komorebi Homestay / AD9 Architects" 31 Mar 2020. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/936588/komorebi-homestay-ad9-architects> ISSN 0719-8884

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