The Aqua 0dge Concept:
• Hybrid product combining a residential building and a boat;
• High technology product that is completely sustainable in both energy and water;
• Respectful ecologically, without polluting the environment;
• A deliverable concept that can be adapted according to the operating program, the level of service and the environmental conditions;
• A product that must meet local safety and nautical regulation standards; and
• The product is intended for short-stay tourist guests, so the quality and functionality of the facilities contribute to the commercial and financial success of the operation.
The AQUA-LODGE concept is an efficient and environment-friendly product for overwater guests.
A perfect solution to develop new tourism products in remote destinations.
The Airbnb site shows the real situation of an AQUA-LODGE at the St Francois's lagoon in Guadeloupe (Caribbean Islands) where we already have six units under operation Click here
• Floating house for all sheltered waters such as lakes, lagoons and rivers…
• « D » Maritime classification
• Marine authorization for shore navigation
• 100% Self sufficient for electricity and fresh water (Thanks to solar panels)
• No impact on the environment : all rejects are treated
• Optimal bioclimatic comfort
• 8 solar panels 1520 Watts
• Batteries 900 A in 24V
• 24V to 12V DC and 220 V AC converter for on board electric devices :
• LED lightening
• Underwater spots
• Water maker
• Fridge and deep fridge, 220v sockets,
Consumption and batteries charging are monitored by C-Pod Computerized system.
Fresh Water Production
• Desalinisation 50 L/h, 24V DC
• Fresh water tank 3000 L
• Solar hot water 180 L
• Rain water use through deck is possible
• BIOLET 65 is a dry toilet made in
• Natural product added composts the
• The lower compartment has to be
emptied periodically and the compost
can be used in the garden
Waters from :
• Dishwashing machine
• Bathrooms sinks…are filtered, degreased, oxygenized before being rejected.
The residual charge of the water rejected is insignificant.
The use of organic soap is recommended
• Bedroom ventilation is controllable with adjustable louvers on « windward » and »leeward » doors
• Toilet and bathroom are fitted with fixed louvers
• Inside salon is fitted with fixed jalousie near the roof
and the metallic blinds adjustable to evacuate the heat
• The large openings on the side corridor are allowing fresh air ventilation and a full surrounding sea view
• The aft deck salon is fully protected from rain and and wide open to sea panorama
Enjoy the Sea
• Semi-rigid tender 3,5 m long
• Electric outboard engine TORQEEDO
• With spare battery
• Paddle board
• Snorkelling equipment
• Underwater lights
• Glass floor panel in the salon
• Barbecue for grilling lobsters you have caught!
AQUA LODGE is a product dedicated to tourism business:
• Some units based in protected waters
• Aqua Lodges « village » surrounding a floating hotel services platform
• Units beside existing hotel equipment
• « Life base unit » in secluded location
• Office in a marina or water place
AQUA LODGE does not need any infrastructure ashore and is ready for use as soon as it arrives at anchor.