Room with a View | City Skylines

Watching the sun rise over the towering skyscrapers or the colorful sunset dance between the buildings, city living has its own unique beauty.  Whether it’s Dubai, Seattle or the world-famous New York skyline, discover luxury residences with inspiring city views in our final “Room with a View” installment.

01 City Views - Sydney

Price Upon Request | Sydney, Australia | Sydney Sotheby’s International Realty

Located within the boutique Wentworth building, this floor-through apartment features uninterrupted views of world-famous Sydney landmarks the Harbour Bridge and Opera House.  The residence was designed by architects Archer + Wright to seamlessly integrate indoor and outdoor living, offering flowing open spaces, light-filled interiors and a vast entertainer’s terrace.  The apartment has three bedrooms, including a master suite, three bathrooms, a Gaggenau eat-in kitchen and an on-site pool.

02 City Views - Seattle

$3,100,000 USD | Seattle, Washington | Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty

Situated on the 35th floor, this Seattle apartment boasts floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the Space Needle, Elliott Bay and the Olympic Mountains.  A two-bedroom, two-bathroom unit, the residence features master and guest suites with blackout shades, an office, two wine coolers, maple hardwood floors, California Closets and Creston system.  The building also offers five-star concierge service, shared amenities, including landscaped rooftop terraces, fitness center and children’s playroom, and close proximity to Pike Place Market.

03 City Views - NYC

$10,900,000 USD | New York, New York | Sotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage

Nestled on Manhattan’s Upper West Side near Columbus Circle, this 26th floor apartment boasts captivating views of the iconic Central Park from every room.  A corner unit, the residence was renovated and designed by Tara Bernerd and features high-end finishes throughout including oak flooring inset with custom cordovan leather tiles, silk wallpaper by Donghia and custom-designed Boffi kitchen cabinetry.  Additional amenities offered by the building include a swimming pool, roof garden, fitness center and concierge services.

04 City Views - Dubai

Price Upon Request | Dubai, United Arab Emirates | Gulf Sotheby’s International Realty

A floor-through penthouse set on the 45th floor of the prestigious Le Reve, this residence showcases incomparable views of Dubai and overlooks the illustrious Burj Al Arab.  The apartment spans 13,400 square-feet and has an additional 800 square-feet of sky terrace.  Designed and furnished by French architect Jean Louis Mainguy, the four-bedroom residence includes a Bulthaup eat-in kitchen, home theater, staff quarters with secluded entrance and a Smart Home System.

05 City Views - Chicago

$6,250,000 USD | Chicago, Illinois | Jameson Sotheby’s International Realty

With floor-to-ceiling windows, this 72nd story floor-through penthouse in the distinguished Legacy building features unprecedented 180-degree views of the Chicago skyline, Lake Michigan and Millennium Park.  Completed in 2014, the apartment is a custom-designed, 5,000-square-foot residence.   The penthouse comprises three bedrooms, including a master suite with three glass walls and an onyx/marble bathroom, outdoor terrace, expertly crafted kitchen and a state-of-the-art audio, visual and lighting system.

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