Marriott International Inc. has signed an agreement with Gulf Islamic Investments (GII) to introduce The Lucan, Autograph Collection Residences in London, the first standalone Autograph Collection Residences worldwide.
The trailblazing project is set to consist of thirty-one modern-day, stylish homes in a historic restored property situated within the sparkling neighbourhood of Chelsea London, which is located along the banks of the river Thames. The Lucan, Autograph Collection Residences is expected to welcome its first residents in 2024.
With this momentous agreement, Dubai-based investment firm Gulf Islamic Investments (GII) launches a new landmark London property and signs its first real estate management agreement with a global hospitality brand in the United Kingdom. The company will also unveil the first standalone residential product for the brand internationally.
Jaidev Menezes, Regional Vice President, Mixed-Use Development – EMEA at Marriott International stated that the stunning, historic Chelsea neighbourhood in London is an exhilarating location for the inaugural individual Autograph Collection Residences. With its unique perspective and heartfelt design, it stands true to the dynamic brand, and the company anticipates delving into the future of standalone Autograph Residences.
Marriott International’s opulent and premium brands
Marriott International continues to lead in the exclusive residential segment with approximately 225 total open and pipeline residential projects across forty-two countries and territories. With sixteen distinctive residential brands, the portfolio of Marriott International’s branded residences presents an extensive range of lifestyle and location options with both opulent and premium brands. Marriott International’s global residential portfolio is projected to expand 60 percent by 2025.
Mohammed Al Hassan, Co-CEO of GII stated that Gulf Islamic Investments is proud and honoured to work with Marriott International to support their inaugural project in London. The company is excited to introduce this phenomenal residential brand to a community lush with antiquity and among London’s finest lifestyle options. The Co-CEO of GII, Pankaj Gupta added that Autograph Collection Residences are renowned for their intrinsic craft and distinct outlooks on design and hospitality, which flawlessly fits with Chelsea. The Lucan, Autograph Collection Residences will be a picture-perfect addition to the neighbourhood, he said.
The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, The Lucan, Autograph Collection Residences is located off Kings Road, midway between Sloane Square and South Kensington underground stations in south-west London – Located in the heart of one of London’s highly elite neighbourhoods. The walkable metropolitan setting is near the Saatchi Art Gallery, Sloane Avenue, Harrods, and the Royal Court Theatre.
The Lucan, Autograph Collection Residences will bring about a discreet way of life and conveniences in the sought-after neighbourhood. Residents will have admittance to stylish shared areas designed by renowned British luxury interior studio Rive Gauche, an ultra-modern gymnasium, and 24-hour valet service with underground garage parking alongside thirty-one gracious residences ranging in size from one, two and three-bedroom components in addition to a signature penthouse.
Residents living in The Lucan, Autograph Collection Residences will have similar benefits to staying at a hotel, with services such as access to personal trainers, housekeeping services, garage parking, pet care, and floristry. The 24-hour in-house concierge team will present incomparable connections to an all-encompassing network of exclusive prospects available only to residents, involving private dining with top London chefs, parties and events, and personal shopping connections.
Autograph Collection Residences is a growing collection of independently designed residences, specially selected for their creative vision, profound design, and authentic location. Every single meticulously crafted residence is an authentic original and defies convention.