Victorian rigour outside, unmistakable elegance of Elie Saab on the inside.
The lifestyle proposal by the Lebanese couturier is arriving to London with his first real estate project in the United Kingdom.
After the debut in Dubai and the Signature Villas in Egypt, the griffe continues the business of luxury private residences in partnership with Gulf Islamic Investments.
Located in one of the classiest neighborhoods of the English capital, very close to Kensington Palace, the Elie Saab Residences are in Bayswater road, overlooking Hyde Park.
“We consider the London project an important and strategic milestone for the brand’s expansion. This will strengthen our presence in a high end real estate market” said Elie Saab Junior, son of the stylist and CEO of the family business.
A Victorian age building conceals Elie Saab Maison interiors
Built in 1893, the Victorian style building containing the 15 ultramodern apartments is a celebration of London’s glorious past.
The typical brickwork facade is adorned with double height pillars, corinthian capitals and a decorated cornice.
On the inside, the palace has been completely furnished with exclusive pieces from the Elie Saab Maison collection.
Elie Saab Residences offers different types of apartments with one, two or three bedrooms.
At the top floor there is a fantastic penthouse with a breathtaking view on the city’s skyline.
At the entrance, the bright lobby has been designed to welcome residents and guests with refined materials such as clear marble, warm wood and mirrored surfaces.
All the five floors residences are accessible through an elegant lift with wooden doors.
The apartments are defined by a pleasantly zen atmosphere
All the apartment of this project are of a generous size, for London standards, lavishly decorated according the the maison’s style and masterfully refined in details.
The bedrooms and balconies have an enviable view on Hyde Park.
A proper oasis of peace within the hustle and bustle of the metropolis, that gives to the residences a pleasant zen atmosphere.
The rooms have been decorated with furniture and finishes in clear cream and beige nuances, with metallic details in gold and clear marble.
Big windows brighten the many spaces of these houses, ensuring that living rooms and bedrooms have plenty of natural light.
In contrast with the rest of the furniture, the big deluxe kitchens are decorated with dark wooden shutters framing the withe kitchen top and sink.
Dividing this room from the relax area there is a big counter top in light colored stone with contrasting dark wooden panels, recalling the shutters from the kitchen.
Main elements of every room, from the bedroom to the living, big designer chandeliers, with golden frames.
Elie Saab residence are surrounded by city life
The residences are located at a stone throw to the city’s main assets.
The central location offers a wide range of activities for every age, taste and interest.
Old style British pubs are side by side with high end restaurants.
In the same zone, more intimate clubs are next to the trendiest wine bars.
There is also plenty of cultural attractions, Kensington Palace, Marble Arch, Buckingham Palace and the Royal Albert Hall for a music soirée.
Shopping lovers will appreciate the vicinity to Oxford street and Knightsbridge, Harrods and the most famous griffes‘ boutiques.