Mandara Spa at the Atlantis Bahamas Resort

The basics:

Visitors cross a more than 15-foot long glass bridge over indoor waterfalls to reach the Mandara Spa at the Atlantis Bahamas Resort.  


The players:

Design, Lori Rapport Interior Designer, Oviedo, Fla.; general contractor, Kerzner International Development Ltd., Bahamas; glass manufacturer, Artwork in Architectural Glass, Newport Beach, Calif.; installer, Woslee Dominion Construction Ltd., Bahamas.


The glass and systems:

Eight panels, about 53-inches by 46 inches, each 11⁄4-inch Underwriters Laboratories-approved glass flooring. The fully tempered glass features a monolithically polished edge and AAG’s Classic GlassGrit surface that exceeds requirements in the Americans with Disabilities Act.