Tree of Life

Best Project of Residential Estate

About the project
It is an architectural project of 10 apartments and 20 hotel rooms, developed for an environment of great tourist and landscape value, in the Yucatan region next to the Atlantic Ocean.
Villas surrounded by vegetation and nature and provided with unique sensations. All of them with lock off on the upper floor. The Ground Floor is developed for the location of multiple natural elements and community spaces for rest and enjoyment of the nature of the place and offers Natural Pools, Gym Club, SPA, Restaurant and Lounge Bar. The layout of the nest-houses in height, allows maximum visibility to the natural landscape.
«The holistic community of the tree of life» bases its design on the communion between the natural environment that we have and a geometry of natural inspiration. The set of volumes is arranged in a way that promotes the inclusion of the access spaces in the exterior space, allowing architecture to be understood as something that could coexist with nature.

Tulum, Mexico

Project design year

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Applicant and authors of the project
DNA Barcelona Architects: «We are an architecture, urban planning, landscaping, interior design and design studio that develops projects with a high calibre of innovation. We are involved in global projects for institutions, health, education, residential and commercial. We specialize in large-scale architectural works, luxury projects, providing innovation of the latest trends. Our architecture arises from an analysis of contemporary life and the constant changes of multicultural influence and technology.»

Status of the project
Conceptual design


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