CHELSEA: A review of the best Luxury apartments and vacation rentals
We round up the best luxury vacation homes and apartments for short term rent in Chelsea
Boasting one of the most prestigious postcodes in the UK, live the luxurious life of a local in one of our lovingly curated Chelsea homes. Effortlessly elegant, SW3 is the place to be. So here's our review of the best luxury apartments in Chelsea to make sure you have a great trip when visiting the big city.
Just off the King's Road, the bright and spacious Fit For a King's Road flat offers up peace and privacy, whilst also being only a short walk away from the lively heart of Chelsea. Perfect for a romantic getaway, the flat, which sleeps two, is the epitome of minimalist chic. The open-plan kitchen is a masterpiece in itself, all glossy white surfaces with the occasional bold pop of colour, while the high ceilings give every room a light and airy feel. What’s more, the flat boasts an idyllic outdoor area perfect for relaxing in the sun.
Another great option for the couple or solo traveller is the Little Chelsea apartment. Tasteful and elegantly decorated, this one bedroom home is neat and petite with an alfresco surprise. The living room is bright and airy with a beautiful fireplace. But the real treat is the secret patio garden – the perfect place for chilling out in the London sunshine.
Back on land, the grand Kensington La Famiglia house has something equally special to offer. Like something from Grand Designs, this four bedroom design home is ultra-modern without being alienating. Innovative yet comfortable, this is a special home for a special family. La Famiglia is an architectural dream with some really unique features. From the wall to wall glass of the conservatory, which allows sunlight to stream in from every angle, to the living room’s futuristic fireplace, this super sleek home truly is unforgettable. And to top it all off, the property has a huge communal garden, ideal for a lovely summer picnic or game of football.
Nature enthusiasts won’t be disappointed by the aptly named one bedroom Garden Apartment. Boasting a country kitchen with a modern twist, this newly renovated one bedroom home is filled with rustic flourishes. But the apartment really comes into its own when the concertina oak doors open to reveal a beautiful patio and herb garden.
And for slightly bigger nature-loving parties, there’s the Breathtaking Brompton View home, which definitely delivers on its name. With an effortlessly laid back style, the spacious open plan living area looks out onto the spectacular natural beauty of Brompton Cemetry. For something even more special, open up the living room’s double doors and head out onto the balcony to enjoy breakfast with a view.
For the more traditional traveller, the Mirror, Mirror On the Wall apartment might just be the fairest of them all. Exuding classic British elegance, this one bedroom home boasts a bath tub, luxurious King size bed, and all the trappings of a quintessentially English home.
Perfect for bigger parties, the Chelsea Country House is filled with a rustic, elegant charm. Nestled in amongst the grand mansions of Chelsea, down one of the picturesque mews, this quirky five bedroom house has enough room for everyone. Cosy up in front of the living room fire with a book from the beautiful and extensive library. Book out the music studio which is available on request. Or, why not get outside and take a walk down by the river – it’s just minutes away!
For the more glamorous types, make like a movie star and live the high life in the Chelsea Glam mansion. Everything about this seven bedroom house screams decadence. From the grandiose banquet table, which seats 14, to the opulent four poster beds, to a living room that would rival the Kardashians’, this huge house is serving up true Hollywood glamour.