Author: Håkan

Family room

The living room connects with the kitchen to create a great room for family and friends to gather. The large 70″ TV works together with the Sonos sound system to provide cinematic experiences or just background ambience. Prominent in the living room are the art pieces, much by native American artists covering both traditional as well as modern artistry, shapes, colors and...

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Enjoying the pool

What is better than floating on top of warm water on a sunny day? We have pool floats, sausages and other fun things for you to use in the pool. A personal favorite it to raise one of the umbrellas and just float in the shade...

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Questions and Answers

In some photos I see house features that are missing from other photos. What's up? We first bought Araminta House in 2015 and we quickly set out to do upgrades, extensions and renovations. The biggest project was the resort style backyard. Before we put it in there was a green lawn and a number of holes in the garden, so in some of the images you may see grass, however there is absolutely no grass at Araminta House these days. We’ve also replaced the floors in the Master suite (hardwood) and the Casita (Travertine) from the original carpets. Again,...

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Large kitchen with all conveniences

Stainless steel appliances abound! This is a gourmet kitchen equipped with some state of the art technologies. The main feature is the induction cooker (read more about it here). Above the cooker you have running water making the chore of filling pans and carrying them around the kitchen a thing of the past. The refrigerator-freezer combination is big enough for even the largest family. We jokingly call it our “walk-in” fridge. When you eventually find your way into the walk-through butlers pantry you will discover a high end micro-wave that also doubles as a grill. We haven’t quite figured...

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