A is for Azura, Argenta, Alassio and Arezzo
Hong Kong is gifted with a variety of excellent residential apartment buildings where developers have taken on board the type of facilities and amenities that are most popular requirements for incoming renters and purchasers.
In the last ten years there have been a number of offerings, all vying for the lucrative ex pat market, where incoming residents look for convenience and modern western layouts in the best locations.
These four A buildings have been designed to meet this market. Crisp clean ultra modern apartments with open plan living and dining, perfect luxury bathrooms and well equipped and functional kitchens.
Located at 100 Caine Road at Mid-Levels West, ALASSIO is a meticulously designed 50-storey building comprising 197 units. The development features unparalleled views of Victoria Harbour and the Hong Kong skyline, and enjoys easy access to the Central and SoHo districts. The dual entrance design at Caine Road and Castle Road, and an exclusive pathway to Seymour Road via shuttle lifts with the adjoining AREZZO offers residents maximum accessibility and convenience.
A wide range of layouts are available in the development, including two-bedroom units with saleable areas starting from 581 sq ft to 732 sq ft, as well as spacious two-bedroom layouts from 922 sq ft to 1,007 sq ft. The very top zone of the development also features some other special units and duplexes.
The exclusive two-storey clubhouse promotes residents’ mental and physical wellness with a host of spa-like facilities, including an approximately 25-metre-long outdoor heated swimming pool, a gymnasium, a yoga room, a sauna room and a steam room.
Located at 33 Seymour Road at Mid-levels West, AREZZO is a 48-storey residential building comprising 127 spacious residences with stunning city views of Victoria Harbour and the Hong Kong skyline. Nestled in a distinguished neighbourhood of historical architecture, renowned schools and parks, AREZZO enjoys easy access to the Central and SoHo districts. AREZZO was completed in 2015.
There are 120 apartments, comprising 40 units ranging from 973 sq ft to 976 sq ft with a two-bedroom layout and 80 units ranging from 911 sq ft to 1,314 sq ft with a three-bedroom layout. AREZZO also has seven premium units, including three units with their own flat roof on 2/F, a three-bedroom unit of 1,421 sq ft and a four-bedroom unit of 1,774 sq ft on 49/F, a four-bedroom simplex of 2,851 sq ft on 50/F and a four-bedroom penthouse of 2,779 sq ft on 51/F with its own private rooftop garden and pool.
AREZZO’s double-storey clubhouse features a banquet room, an indoor and outdoor children’s playground, an entertainment room, a gymnasium and a lounge. Residents can also enjoy an outdoor landscaped swimming pool, and a private access to Caine Road via shuttle lifts in the adjoining residential development ALASSIO
Located in close proximity to green parks and open spaces, ARGENTA features a streamlined, 140-foot curved glass façade offering spectacular 270° panoramic views of the city and surrounding greenery. With 30 exquisite apartments, each occupying an entire floor, ARGENTA has become a new landmark in one of Hong Kong’s most coveted residential areas.
ARGENTA benefits from its green surroundings in the Mid-Levels, which complement its striking architectural design. Its ultra-modern glass façade and floor to ceiling windows in every apartment provide residents with sweeping views of Victoria Harbour, the city skyline and natural scenery. Designed with sustainability in mind, the exterior uses double-glazed glass with operable windows to minimise sound and allow in natural light, reducing indoor temperatures and providing natural interior ventilation. The building’s sleek contours have also been highlighted with energy-saving LED lighting.
ARGENTA comprises 28 three-bedroom apartments with two ensuites of 2,728 sq ft, and two exclusive units consisting of a double-storey penthouse of 4,450 sq ft and a simplex of 2,640 sq ft, both with their own spacious terraces. Featuring private lift lobbies, balconies and high ceilings of approximately 3.5 m, these apartments have been designed to offer residents space and privacy. The dual entrance design allows residents to access the development via either Seymour Road or Caine Road.
Located at 2A Seymour Road, AZURA comprises 126 spacious units with typical units ranging from approximately 1,665 to 2,078 sq ft in size. The residence also features three exquisite penthouses on the top floor with rooftop and private pool, and three unique apartments on the podium level which feature a flat roof space. The spacious duplex clubhouse boasts an area of 20,000 sq ft and contains a variety of facilities to meet the needs of residents.
The name “AZURA” in both English and Chinese, reflects the clear blue sky, emphasising the views and the sense of elegance of a minimalist design concept with a meticulous focus on enjoying life in peace and privacy.
As one of the few residential projects in the highly sought-after Mid-Levels West area, is close to the Central commercial business district as well as to Soho’s cultural and entertainment neighbourhood. Mid-Levels is a well-established high-end residential district where the supply of exclusive properties is rare. AZURA being 50-stories tall, adopts a modern, understated design that exudes timeless elegance. Each floor offers three units of three or four bedrooms, the latter including two en-suites. The residence also features three exquisite penthouses on the top floor with private pool and three unique apartments with flat roof. The wing-like architectural design of the building offers the widest possible view for all units.