A Celebration of Timeless Design

Apr 27, 2018

March 29, 2018 marked the tenth anniversary of operations for Southern Ocean Lodge, and sparked a cause to reflect on the journey of its creation, from conception to an award-winning, globally-celebrated lodge.

Hayley and James pulled out lots of images of them visiting the area before building commenced, and more still from its construction on the very remote and challenging site. The result was a book, A Celebration of Timeless Design – From Dream to Reality which included interviews and tributes with those who helped bring the lodge to life, from architects and designers to lodge managers and local producers.

The book was launched at a gathering of Southern Ocean Lodge friends and family which saw a reunion of many familiar faces at the property – and many Happy Birthday cheers! The book is available to purchase in the Southern Ocean Lodge boutique.


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