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Tailor made white-washed timber pergola in Marbella

In Projects, Residential by Karlin van der Vyver

This stunning white-washed timber pergola was recently completed by our team in Spain, creating a natural extension of the villa onto the terrace. This tailor-made, sustainable timber construction incorporates both function and beauty: it provides shade and privacy on the patio and at the same time also allow the owners to take full advantage of their outdoor area in rustic …

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Cape Reed International & Be Lounge Andalucía have joined forces and will bring stylish glamping right to your backyard.

In Blog, Outdoor Inspiration by Karlin van der Vyver

In a time of social distancing and home isolation, taking advantage of nature and the peace and serenity it brings has never been more important – there can be no better escape from reality than a true change of scenery. And having that in your own backyard is the proverbial cherry on top! Imagine being able to relax in style …

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7 Outdoor Ideas To Get Your Home Summer Ready

In Blog, Outdoor Inspiration by Karlin van der Vyver

There can be little doubt that summer is the season when Spain comes alive. Blessed with a lovely climate and an exquisite natural environment, the best part of summer is the time one gets to spend outside. Although there is a plethora of outdoor activities one can engage in during the summer, spending time outdoors does not necessarily need to …

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Las Dunas Park Costa Del Sol

In Commercial, Projects by Karlin van der Vyver

Las Dunas Park development is located on the first line of the beach, in the heart of Estepona’s New Golden Mile, ten minutes from Puerto Banus and fifteen minutes from Marbella. Las Dunas is a top-quality complex with panoramic sea views, close to golf courses, theme parks and all kinds of services. Las Dunas Park has been built with high …

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Hotel Gran Meliá Don Pepe, Marbella

In Commercial, Projects by Karlin van der Vyver

The 5-star luxury Hotel Gran Meliá Don Pepe, situated at the foot of the Sierra Blanca mountain range is boasting with brand new thatched daybed cabanas. Conveniently situated at pool’s edge, providing welcome shade to guests and patrons. Cape Reed also renovated the penthouse cabanas of this esteemed establishment, in the process removing the original brezo cover of the existing gazebos …

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Our new square timber daybeds

In New Products by Karlin van der Vyver

Isn’t it time you spoil yourself with the pleasure of daydreaming in the privacy and tranquility of your own garden…In keeping up with ever evolving design trends in our line of work, we recently extended our product range to include square cut timber in our designs and structures. Our square timber daybeds are stylish yet functional and make for a …

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Outdoor Living in Sotogrande, Spain

In Projects, Residential by Karlin van der Vyver

Now would be the perfect time to get that outdoor living space you’ve always dreamed of! And it doesn’t have to be a schlep or mean months of construction, noise and dirt – we have mastered the art of transforming mundane properties into havens of relaxation and style, as we recently did with this property in Sotogrande. In less than …

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5 Ways To Glam Up Your Garden

In Outdoor Inspiration by Karlin van der Vyver

A little bit of creative thinking can go a long way and it doesn’t necessarily have to be expensive. It’s not hard at all to add a bit of glam to your garden. Here are five ways to use timber to glam up your garden this summer. A rustic timber lath screen is a great way to separate areas in …

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Happiness is a great outdoor living space!

In Outdoor Inspiration by Karlin van der Vyver

If there’s one place that should be the centre of your happiness, it’s your outdoor living space. As the great Anton Chekhov once said “People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy”. And it’s true. Few things are better than endless days of relaxation (in its many ways and forms) in your own private paradise. Taking full …

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Benahavis Hills, Andalusia, Spain

In Commercial, Projects by Karlin van der Vyver

Located in a privileged position with spectacular views across the Mediterranean coastline, Benahavis Hills is only a stones throw away from the historic Andalucian village of Benahavis, so renowned for its gastronomic restaurants that it is often called the dining room of the Costa del Sol! Designed to impress, Benahavis Hills Country Club is striking inside and out and offers …