“A more powerful, more beautiful, more surreal and most powerful of nature”: Philippe Starck has summed up the essence of the Hotel La Co (o) rniche, an old hunting lodge just revisited, suspended in a peculiar between the sea and pine woods, Pilat-Plage, near Bordeaux. A luxury family and essential features the new look of the hotel, that Philippe Starck has helped: the terrace, bar and restaurant have a breathtaking decor and minimalist but at the same time warm. The neo-Basque interior, strongly backed by the very first manufacturer Louis Gaume, has been maintained to avoid losing the magical aura that surrounds the whole building. Dark wood, frescoes, period furniture contribute to strengthen this particular and evocative atmosphere, thanks to safe stay out of the ordinary. However, some hint of modern style is recognizable, especially in the bedroom, where materials such as glass and steel, blend well with a pure white, common to both intent to the most surreal contemporary era.