The Floating



Essentially a boat without propulsion, The Floating Seahorse sets a new benchmark in the marine and luxury lifestyle market for contemporary design

and innovation. The bespoke project of exclusive floating retreats in Dubai is today one of the most desirable and talked about concepts on a global


Each individual Floating Seahorse will boast three storeys _ one underwater, one at sea level and an upper deck. Sleeping underwater amongst marine

life is something many of us could only dream about, but The Floating Seahorse will offer you just that and more! The Floating Seahorse is designed for

holidaying, relaxation and quality leisure time.

CEO of Kleindienst Group, Josef Kleindienst comments “Many months of research, design and planning have gone into The Floating Seahorse project. The

floating retreats are ideal for marine and yacht enthusiasts and this really is a one of a kind, investment opportunity of a lifetime. The Floating Seahorse

will set a new benchmark in the luxury lifestyle industry worldwide for outstanding innovation, contemporary design and underwater living.”



The Floating Seahorse



  1. Each Floating Seahorse has three floors and will be built and approved as a boat:
  • Underwater level
  • Sea level
  • Upper deck
  1. Each Floating Seahorse can provide up to three bedrooms, each with its very own personality and character:
  • The underwater master bedroom.
  • The sea level sleeping accommodation.
  • The informal bed under the stars on the upper deck.
  1. Bathrooms & pools:
  • One master bathroom at the underwater level including a double basin, a shower with a bidet and a bathtub facing the coral reef.
  • One bathroom at sea level.
  • One Whirlpool on the upper deck with a glass floor that acts as a skylight on the living room ceiling.
  • One external shower on the main deck.
  1. The area at sea level includes a living room with a seating area and dining room. A small kitchen is hidden behind sliding wood panelling and can

disappear when required. The corridor to the bathroom includes additional cabinets.

  1. The upper deck is provided with sliding sheers that can enclose the covered area to create an informal external bedroom. A device in the canopy will

open at command to offer a stunning view to the starry night sky.


The Floating Seahorse



Entrance and Living Room Area

  • Sliding panoramic full height glass windows extending into the external deck.
  • False ceiling including glass ceiling of the Jacuzzi on the upper deck and dimmable indirect cove light fixtures.
  • European marine timber flooring.


  • Full height kitchen with foldable enclosure panels.
  • Choice of gloss kitchen cabinet finish with soft close function to the doors and drawers.
  • Natural stone worktop.
  • Counter under-mounted bowl sink with single lever sink mixer.
  • Glass splash back with natural stone skirting.
  • Induction hob with touch control, microwave and oven and a built-in canopy extractor by Miele.
  • Integrated fridge and freezer by Miele.
  • Integrated dishwasher.
  • European marine timber flooring.

Underwater Master Bedroom and Ensuite Bathroom

  • Panoramic full height underwater safety glass window panes.
  • High quality natural timber veneer wall panels.
  • Wardrobe equipped with full height high quality natural timber veneer wardrobes.
  • Full bathroom with high end finishes and accessories.
  • European marine timber flooring.
  • Bespoke mirror with side lights.
  • High quality large size ceramic panels floor to ceiling and flooring.
  • High end ceramic wall mounted WC with soft close function, concealed cistern, wall mounted dual flush plate and hand shower.
  • High end ceramic wall mounted bidet with soft close function.
  • High end mixers and faucets.
  • High end freestanding bathtub.
  • Heated mirrors and towel rails.
  • Safety marine glass panes facing the freestanding bathtub.

Sea Level External Deck Area

  • European marine timber decking with high quality stainless steel lipping.
  • High quality catamaran hammock net accommodated with high quality stainless steel frame.
  • Built in sun lounge area.
  • High quality stainless steel ladder leading into the sea.
  • Indirect light fixtures for comfortable sunset sundowners.

Upper Deck Area

  • European marine timber decking with high quality stainless steel lipping.
  • Built in sun lounge area.
  • Built in Jacuzzi pool with glass bottom over the living area.
  • Built in mini-bar area with kitchenette, sink and ice maker machine.
  • Indirect light fixtures for comfortable sunset sundowners.
  • Motorised sliding textile enclosure.

Interior Wall Finishes

  • Full height walls finished in high quality natural timber with veneer panels and armoured paint coating.
  • False ceiling with bulkheads accommodating indirect light fixtures.

Door Finishes & Ironmongery

  • Solid hardwood security entrance door and frames accommodated with security access system.
  • Full height solid hardwood acoustic internal doors and frames.
  • Full metal design ironmongery and accessories.
  • Tempered glass doors with full metal ironmongery with accessories.
  • All external doors accommodated with automatic access control system.


The Floating Seahorse



Electrical & Data Points

  • Recessed energy efficient downlights accompanied with wall flooders with automated dimming system.
  • High speed telephone data points in the entire retreat.
  • Light switches and sockets with high end face plates.
  • Secure video entry door system linked to home automation system with remote and direct link to the owner and concierge service.
  • Provisions for audio-visual system.

Accessibility and Connections

  • Floating jetties accessible from mainland to individual Floating Seahorses.
  • 3 days of holding portable water tank shall be refilled by the marina facility management.
  • Sewage tanks with odour system shall be emptied by marina facility management.
  • Power shall be provided via marina cables from respective islands.

External Envelope

  • Energy efficient envelope including closed and glazed surfaces and elements.
  • Full height energy efficient external glazing with air tight double /triple rail sliding door systems for above water façade.
  • Safety glass meeting international and local authority requirements with energy efficient underwater envelope.
  • Perforated facade elements with safety glass inserts for privacy and daylight into the living space.

External Illumination

  • Subtle indirect light fixtures underneath the upper deck with floor washers on the decks.
  • High quality house illumination connected to home automation systems.


Security & Peace of Mind

  • 24 hour on-site concierge service.
  • Access to The Floating Seahorse via colour audio-visual entry system.
  • Multi point locking to front entrance doors.
  • Main supply operated smoke/heat detectors with battery back-up.
  • Fabrication of The Floating Seahorse shall be expedited by the most experienced service provider, Dubai Drydocks World.

Green Building

  • Efficient central air-conditioning system with energy recovery.
  • Efficient lighting levels with high performance lamps for interior uses for reduced consumption of energy.
  • Occupancy sensors to detect presence of people to avoid unnecessary lighting in unoccupied places.
  • Separate smart metres to check consumption for AC, lighting, power and low current systems.
  • External light sensors to avoid lights during non-essential and unoccupied times.
  • Efficient sanitary functionality for low water consumption.
  • Improved indoor ventilation and indoor air quality for better occupant comfort.
  • Condensate recovery from AC’s for re use for irrigation.
  • Energy efficient equipment (white goods).


The Promoter reserves the right to change any exterior & interior finishing materials, fixed furniture, white goods, electronics, technical equipment, hard & soft

landscaping, features, swimming pools and/or any aspect of the above described Floating Seahorse for whatever reason, in its sole discretion.