Featured Image

Grotto Sauna by Partisans Studio

Posted By

Jan 28, 2019

Category: Living

Saunas aren’t typically praised for their forward thinking design, but the team at Partisans Studio decided to change all that with their Grotto Sauna.

Nestled on a giant rock formation along the edge of a private island just north of Toronto, Canada, this sauna is a thing of beauty. Inspired by grottos, the 800-square foot room is equipped with everything you’d expect from a traditional sauna – from the coal basin to the benches. What you wouldn’t expect is the way it’s all put together and presented. The wood-clad design was almost entirely constructed before being transported to the live site by boat and the designers used 3D technology to to scan, model and build the entire cave-like setup. There are several circular windows, and even a large skylight above letting plenty of natural light through while at the same time giving visitors the ability enjoy the stunning surrounding scenery.

Grotto Sauna by Partisans Studio 2

Grotto Sauna by Partisans Studio 3

Grotto Sauna by Partisans Studio 05

Grotto Sauna by Partisans Studio 4

Grotto Sauna by Partisans Studio 5

Grotto Sauna by Partisans Studio 6

More From Living

Featured Image

The 15 Greatest Boxing Fights in History

A list of matches displaying the sweet science at its best.

Posted By

Jul 22, 2019

Featured Image

Escape Civilization In These Isolated Ukrainian Forest Cabins

Beautiful structures built for minimal nature interference.

Posted By

Jul 19, 2019

Featured Image

The $5.25 Million Tsai House Was Designed By An Acclaimed Artist

The minimalist 37.5-acre property is "livable art."

Posted By

Jul 18, 2019

Featured Image

This Latvian Cabin Blends Minimalist Living & Eco Immersion

Environmentally-friendly abode that blends into the forest.

Posted By

Jul 17, 2019

Featured Image

Breaking Down the 7 Types of Running Workouts

Increase your endurance and strength with these new exercises.

Posted By

Jul 16, 2019

Featured Image

Sleep Amongst A Danish Forest Canopy At The Treetop Hotel

Escape to a four-person cabin in a quaint woods of Denmark.

Posted By

Jul 15, 2019