The Best Of The Best
Hong Kong is yet again rated as the most expensive city in the world to live. This is based on home affordability, and living standards. Scarcity of land, eager investors and being the most business friendly gateway to China keeps the prices up, be it rental or to purchase.
For those fortunate enough to be able to afford the best of the best , there are a growing list of ultra luxurious dwellings to consider, where you can entertain with the glorious Victoria Harbor as your backdrop, the air is fresh, the views are phenomenal and you are surrounded by equally fortunate neighbors. Your every whim is catered to with stunning resort class facilities including swimming pools, spa and saunas, tennis courts, fitness centers and luxury shopping at your fingertips.
These ultimate luxury apartments are designed to suit the western styled lifestyle with open plan living, dining and entertaining areas fitted out in luxurious marble, wood and glass. Furnishings are sumptuous with creative highest quality fabrics and finishing’s designed to make you feel exceedingly comfortable when you come home. Large entertaining spaces will usually be incorporated in the design with outdoor terraces, balconies, private gardens and at times your own private pool.
There are people discreetly in place to carry out full maintenance and upkeep of these properties and facilities and of course you can have your own private live in helpers, drivers and staff. All ultimate luxury apartments come with maids quarters and often private kitchens, so that domestic duties are performed well away from you, your family and your guests.
OPUS - is a good example of these ultimate luxury offerings. Completed in 2012 to international acclaim, Opus Hong Kong is renowned “starchitect” Frank Gehry’s iconic, unforgettable contribution to the Hong Kong skyline. Perched high on Stubbs Road, its exceptional location offers residents spectacular panoramic views of Victoria Harbour, the cityscape and surrounding greenery. The building contains two duplex garden apartments with private swimming pools and 10 apartments above, each occupying an entire floor and offering access to rooftop swimming pools.
Mount Nicolson - located on Peak Road, has been developed over three phases offering luxurious town houses and 2 x 12 storey residential apartments. Typically the houses are clad in French Limestone with clay tile roofing, to evoke 1930s modern styling Features include a recessed entry court with reflecting pools, grand circular stair halls, generously-sized his-and-hers master suites, french doors to landscaped terraces, the houses have private gardens and swimming pools and the apartments have use of the excellent Clubhouse facilities. Mount Nicholson holds the mantle of securing the highest price ever paid for a dwelling in 2019.
The Lily - At the heart of Repulse Bay, the Lily is a modern iconic building designed by Norman Foster, complemented by spectacular natural surroundings. Nestled in the greenery surrounding Repulse Bay, the Lily overlooks Repulse Bay Beach and the South China Sea. the Lily has already garnered numerous awards including the Asia Pacific Property Awards. The Lily’s stunning exteriors and luxury inside and out, with many touches that only a world-renowned architectural firm can provide, the 24-storey building boasts an unparalleled 180° panoramic sea view from each unit. The Clubhouse at the Lily offers residents a full complement of state-of-the-art facilities and services in comfort and style. The indoor pool and Jacuzzi are innovatively designed that incorporates running water to keep things cool. Climate control means that they remain open year-round.
Queens Garden - Located at Old Peak Road this is a prestigious property in the Mid-Levels just steps away from Central. Ideal for Hong Kong professionals, the stylish flats range from one to four bedrooms and are fully fitted with all the latest appliances and technology. All the apartments have large living rooms with 14'6" ceiling height and floor to ceiling windows. There are a few special apartments on the top floors which are larger and have private terraces. The 23rd floor features an impressive Skygarden which can be used by all residents. Recharge and relax at the estate’s gym and spa complex, and invite friends over to the Clubhouse for a swim, barbecue, squash, aerobics, special functions and more.