Christmas shopping can be a magical experience, and you can add a further touch of glamour and elegance to proceedings by renting a luxury apartment to unwind in when your spree comes to an end. You can also pamper yourself in a high-end apartments prior to exploring the shops, outlets and boutiques of some of the most prestigious cities in the world. Read on to find out more about three of the finest luxury apartments for rent in Europe for Christmas shopping.
The Grosvenor Penthouse Suite – London, UK
The Grosvenor Penthouse Suite oozes elegance and luxury and has five bedrooms, making it ideal for families and groups. The apartment is designed by the acclaimed Jumeirah Living and offers breath-taking views over Mayfair or Hyde Park. When you arrive at the suite, you will be welcomed by a private butler offering champagne and will be able to relax in front of a 55-inch television. The Poggenpohl kitchen is kitted out with a range of essentials, with the apartment also featuring a study with a baby grand piano, books and games. 24-hour room service is available, as are facilities like underfloor heating, a refreshing rain head shower and a deep soak tub.
Complimentary spa treatments and a bespoke bar are also available. London is home to a range of prestigious retailers, including Harvey Nicholls, Harrods, Hamleys, Fortnum & Mason, Selfridges, Liberty and John Lewis, with Mayfair being the ideal hub for those seeking world-class luxury goods.
Roman Penthouse Suite – Rome, Italy
Rome’s most well-known and sought-after shopping district can be found at the foot of the Spanish Steps near Piazza di Spagna. This area is home to a host of internationally-renowned fashion houses like Dolce & Gabbana, Versace, Prada, Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Jimmy Choo and Bottega Venata.
The Roman Penthouse Suite is one of the most elegant and well-facilitated apartments in the heart of Rome and is located on one of its most prestigious streets, the Via Veneto. The apartment is located just steps away from not only Piazza di Spagna but the also-illustrious Villa Borghese and Via Condotti. The apartment is in the Art Deco and Classic-inspired Baglioni Hotel Regina, which combines the old and new to stunning effect.
The suite was designed by leading Italian architects and features stunning handcrafted furniture and pieces by innovative designers, including Murano glass chandeliers. The apartment gives you the chance to immerse yourself in epic Roman scenery, with its 8th floor location delivering a panoramic view of the city. Spacious common areas are available, and you can indulge in authentic Italian dishes made from delectable locally-sourced products in the dining area. Other outstanding facilities include the outdoor Jacuzzi pool.
The apartment is ideal for families and groups, consisting of a master bedroom with an en-suite master bathroom, a private balcony, two deluxe double bedrooms with their own en-suite bathrooms and a living area. You will also gain access to a private butler, and in-room chef and barman, and a dedicated concierge service.
Apartment 16th Arrondissement – Paris, France
Apartment 16th Arrondissement is a recently-renovated apartment located on the 2nd floor of Avenue Raymond Poincaré featuring outstanding interior design. The unique apartment is the ideal base for festive shoppers stocking up on luxury gifts and offers timeless original Parisian features alongside exciting modern design and facilities. The apartment includes contemporary art works alongside antique Italian furniture, with a connected guest studio that boasts its own private entrance.
Paris is home to some of the world’s most talked-about fashion shops and retail outlets, such as L’Eclaireur, Robert Clergerie, Spree, Editions MR, Carrousel du Louvre, Miss Bibi, Lafayette Maison, Merci and Marché St-Pierre.
The apartment is home to a master bedroom with a pair of en-suite bathrooms and high-end audio-video systems, three further bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and the same audio-video facilities, a grandiose dining room with a service entrance, an elegant Bulthaup kitchen and breakfast area, a living room with a spacious balcony, a guest bathroom and office plus a secured entrance complete with video surveillance. An optional concierge service is also available should you require it.
My Private Villas’ collection of luxury European apartments will enable you to add a sprinkle of real elegance to Christmas shopping. If you’re seeking an unforgettable festive retail experience in a world-class setting, why not find out more today?