Rincon Bluffs Resort

Carpinteria, California

This 23.5 acre resort project is located in a spectacular setting on the bluffs overlooking the prime surfing mecca of Rincon Point. The project is a series of resort centers, with individual themes, tied together with a scattering of cottage bungalows, site features and seaside landscape. The core of the project is a 63,800 s.f. mixed-use building, containing a central check-in lobby for the whole resort, resort offices, a 7,000 s.f. conference facility, a culinary school, and a parking garage. This unique coastal project also features two restaurants, a tapas/wine-tasting bar, a wellness spa, a wedding pavilion, 117 hotel rooms and 96 condo/hotel units. The unique architectural design, which blends Shingle style with the elaborate structure and layered transparency of Faye Jones.