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Property ID: Eco Pod Aruba Area size: 14.8 m2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Year built: 2022


The Eco Pod has a “beach hut” appeal. It’s constructed out of a 20 foot shipping container (surface 15m2 / 150 sq.ft), the ideal size for sporting a studio to accommodate 2 persons max. The Eco Pod living space duals as a bedroom. It features a tiled bathroom, kitchenette, storage space with washing machine connection.


The kitchen excludes appliances such as a stove (hub), oven, microwave, refrigerator, exhaust, dishwasher. The kitchen includes kitchen cabinets combined for built-in appliances, a sink and faucet, including connections for (1) a gas stove or (2) an (3) electric stove and or (4) a dishwasher. The dual living/sleeping area can be equipped with a murphy bed (pull down bed system). And it can be designed as Hybrid or Off-Grid meaning supplying your own electricity and hot water via solar, recycling “grey” water to reduce your utility bills and a lot more!

Per 20ft Shipping Container Measurements – Length x Width x Height


  • Metric: 6.06m x 2.44m x 2.89m
  • Feet: 20ft x 8ft x 9ft6”


  • Metric: 5.87m x 2.28m x 2.60m
  • Feet: 19ft x 7ft6” x 8ft6”

Unit specs and price included
This price excludes the monthly Hofi Diamant service cost.

  • 1 x 20ft High Cube shipping container (height x length x width)
  • Surface 15m2 | 150sq.ft
  • Foundation pillars and anchor locking system
  • Insulated base floor
  • Interior walls and ceiling insulated and finished with shiplap wood cladding
  • Exterior no cladded walls (industrial look) treated with final coating –
    • RAL 9010 white
    • Other RAL Colours is extra charge!
  • Windows and doors
  • Electrical works; 3 phase fusebox, wall outlets, switches, recessed lights, ventilation/exhaust fan system and preparations for light fixtures
  • Preparation for water supply and drainage infrastructure
  • Preparation for sewage system
  • Tiled shower and armatures
  • Separated and tiled restroom with washbasin and armatures
  • Kitchenette with back splash
  • Smoke alarms
  • Flat roof with water drainage
  • Including hooking up / connention to “Hofi Diamant”
    • Waste Water Management System
    • Waste Management System
    • Water supply
    • Electricity supply
    • Permaculture gardens

Additional costs

Logistic costs (shipping and on location crane use) are not included in the price.

Mentioned base price is based on the Grid-tied system. For the Hybrid or Off-grid system additional costs are applied for installing:

  • Solar system including power wall for electricity storage
  • MagLev windturbine

Exterior cladding options – The customer chooses the exterior look of the Eco Home. The options are:

  • No cladding – leave industrial look with final coating in other RAL Colours
  • Wood cladding
  • Composite cladding
  • Stucco

Other facilities at additional costs can be chosen to furnish your Eco Home’s location:

  • Kitchen – and other appliances can be ordered separately through our online Eco Home Shop
  • This home can be dressed up with a steel framed or wooden pergola, a carport and other exterior accessories
  • Roof skylights
  • Ceiling fans
  • Airconditioning with inverter system
  • Solar boiler
  • Biogas system
  • Own Waste management
  • Own Waste Water management
  • Own landscaped permaculture garden – for home grown veggies & herbs

Roof options

Based on choice of roof type a quotation will be made. Our roof type options are:

  • Flat roof – price included!
  • Flat Green roof
  • Hip roof
  • Dutch gable
  • Gambrel
  • Mansarde
  • Parapet
  • Skillion
  • Pyramidal


Floor plans

Eco Pod Size: 15m2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1
Floor plan
This plan includes a bed loft.


Property agent
Eco Homes Agent
Fluent in English, Dutch
We support being “Green” by stressing the fact to be eco minded. Our mission is to have new customer experience affordable sustainable but self-sufficient living.
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