This is a amazing house with a contemporary design and tons of great features, but the house was designed for its wow factor and not for comfort. Rent this place if you want to impress; don't rent this place if you want a comfortable place or are bringing a family.
On first impression I was stunned by the beauty of the design and the fact that most walls (all of the checkerboard walls shown in pictures) open as doors to make the entire house open to the environment. The coy pond, furnishings, and technological integration are very impressive and drew much attention. In fact, more often than not passers by were outside pointing and staring at the house when we walked out. The hardwood floors and rugs were great for coming off the beach, or out of the on-site pool or hot tub and not worrying about being wet. Although the lack of hand railings on any stairs seemed a little sketchy in such slippery conditions.
The kitchen was filled with beautiful modern... more