Queen's Gate

Spotlight on Queen’s Gate

While there is no shortage of famous streets in the capital, there are always some areas that will stand apart, continually wowing residents and visitors alike with their fascinating heritage. Queen’s Gate is one such location. Located in South Kensington, Queen’s Gate is an historic, tree-lined boulevard, steeped in prestige.  Occupying a unique and enviable position, a stroll along Queen’s...


The sweet scent of home

There is a truly beautiful power in smell - the right scent can evoke happy memories and emotions, bringing a sense of calm and security.  After all, there’s nothing quite like strolling through the front door after a long day, taking a deep breath, and taking in that intangible, sweet scent that lets us know that we’re home.    With...


London’s Garden Squares

While there are countless touches that set London apart from its European counterparts and other international cities, the fact that it is one of the greenest cities is a key appeal: 38% of the city’s space taken up with public and Royal parks and gardens, making London greener than many other global cities including Paris, New York and Tokyo. Add...


Meet Sam Wright – Lettings Manager at Harrods Estates

Tell us a bit about your background. I grew up in Hampshire and most of my family worked in farming, forestry and landscaping, so I assumed I wanted to do the same. I went to college to get the necessary qualifications to work in forestry, but realised that I really wanted to move to London instead.  Once I got here,...

Chelsea football club

Chelsea Area Guide

When taking a stroll through Chelsea’s lovely streets, it’s hard to imagine that just a few decades ago, Chelsea was a celebrated punk haven.  The area has certainly transformed over the years, and now has an unimpeachable reputation as one of London’s most affluent, and exclusive areas, offering all of central London’s wonderful and entertaining amenities, albeit in considerably more...

view from marathon penthouse

Sky High – Best Penthouses

While homes in luxury apartment complexes tend to come in a variety of shapes and sizes, if you truly want to sit on top of the world, there’s only one option when it comes to luxury living – a penthouse.  Set apart by their position on the highest floor of an apartment building, and their abundance of additional luxury features, penthouses...