Seymour Road Apartments – High Rise Luxury
There are some streets of Hong Kong that have their fair share of luxury dwellings, and The Mid Level’s Seymour Road would have to be counted as one of them.
Residing in this prestigious enclave are some excellent developments such as The Seymour, Argenta, Azura, Arezzo and Palatial Crest all offering the highest standards in luxury high rise apartment living. All have western style layouts with open plan living and dining and therefore are very popular with ex pats and their families.
The location is right off Cain Road at the escalator and although extremely convenient, this is a quiet residential area offering sensational views from most levels out over the city areas and across the harbour. With a supermarket on your doorstep, and a wonderful mix of shops and services at your fingertips there is every convenience and amenity within short walking distance. Nearby Soho is brimming with restaurants and bars and the escalator will take you to Central and back in 10 minutes.
This modern high rise building was completed in 2009 and has a spacious layout of only 2 apartments per floor, the 'A' units being of 1732 sf saleable area and the 'B' units of 1398 sq ft saleable. The building has 48 storeys and a total number of 82 units. All the apartments have balconies and contemporary light wood furnishing throughout. The kitchen and bathrooms all have high quality fixtures and fittings. The building has a resort style swimming pool and gymnasium on site.
This ultra luxury new development was completed in 2013 with only 30 apartments, of which 29 are regular units of 2182 sq ft saleable area and 1 is a duplex penthouse unit. With only 1 apartment per floor, there is a great degree of privacy. Each regular apartment has a spacious layout of 3 bedrooms, 2 ensuite and an additional guest bathroom. All have open plan kitchen and living rooms with balconies off the living rooms. The mid to top levels have brilliant harbour views. Great clubhouse with on-site fitness centre and swimming pool.
Azura is a single modern ultra luxury apartment block of 43 stories, completed in 2012. There are a total of 126 glamorous apartments sitting above 4 levels of car parks offering 50 spaces. There are only 3 apartments per floor that vary in size from 1297 sf to 2786 sf (saleable area). On the top levels are 3 luxurious penthouse duplexes between 2423 sf and 2786 sf with their own private roof terraces. All fixtures and fittings are of extremely high quality. The overall design is light and contemporary. The building has a fabulous outdoor swimming pool, sauna, gymnasium and outdoor BBQ area.
This ultra modern high rise was completed in 2015 and is one of the most recent in this prestige street. Standing 44 storeys high with a total of 129 apartments. There are 3 apartments on each regular floor and 4 special units at the top. They range in size between 1,421 and 2,779 sq ft and are configured as 2 to 4 bedrooms. AREZZO also has seven premium apartments, including three with their own flat roof on 2/F, and a magnificent 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.
Completed in 2000, this high quality modern highrise is well located next to the supermarket and shops on Robinson Road and a 2 minute walk to the escalator. It is of 33 storeys and has 188 units with 6 apartments on each regular floor. Apartment sizes vary from 721-868 sf saleable. The regular apartments are all 3 bedrooms with some 'special' 4 bedrooms apartments on high floors. Many units have great city/harbour views and there is a well maintained clubhouse with a gym and an indoor pool.