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MELVIN VILLARROEL is an international architectural firm that focuses on architectural design, urban planning and landscape design. For almost 40 years, the designs of MELVIN VILLARROEL have successfully combined sophistication, technological rationality and twenty-first century architecture with the vernacular traditions and origins of the Mediterranean region.

The design philosophy of the firm is based on a deep respect for nature and the “human scale” as well as local traditions and customs. This “integral design approach” has received international recognition, particularly in the resort and residential sectors. The firm specializes in the design of hotels, marinas and ports, golf and polo as well as residential communities and resorts, worldwide.

MELVIN VILLARROEL has its main office in Marbella, Spain, but is currently operating in collaboration with local offices in China, North Africa, and Central America.