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London's COMO Metropolitan launches residences

COMO Metropolitan London has opened ten luxury residences, offering private apartment-style accommodation adjacent to the hotel and opposite Hyde Park.

The Residences offer the same five-star facilities and services as the hotel, which is a one-minute walk away, including access to the hotel's holistic wellness centre, COMO Shambhala Urban Escape.

The two-bedroom residences have access to a courtyard designed by landscape architect Peter Curzon, shared only with the other residences. The central feature of the courtyard is a strikingly crafted pergola, fitted with heaters for the cooler months and contemporary furniture from iSiMAR.

Inside the Residences, designer Linzi Coppick of Forme UK has prioritised a sense of home. Natural daylight floods the apartments, augmented by contemporary design with subtle warmth and bespoke artwork by Marta Suarez.

In the open-plan living and dining area, natural wood floors and furniture from BO Concept create a sleek entertainment area adapted to the modern traveller.

A fully equipped Lauren Nicholas kitchen blends a refreshing white palette with marble countertops, incorporating breakfast-bar seating for more laidback meals. For formal dining, a dark wood BO Concept table can extend to seat eight people, while a large corner sofa and a reading chair in warm grey leather ensures plenty of space for relaxation.

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COMO Metropolitan London has opened ten luxury residences, offering private apartment- style accommodation adjacent to the hotel and opposite Hyde Park.
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London's COMO Metropolitan launches residences

COMO Metropolitan London has opened ten luxury residences, offering private apartment-style accommodation adjacent to the hotel and opposite Hyde Park.

The Residences offer the same five-star facilities and services as the hotel, which is a one-minute walk away, including access to the hotel's holistic wellness centre, COMO Shambhala Urban Escape.

The two-bedroom residences have access to a courtyard designed by landscape architect Peter Curzon, shared only with the other residences. The central feature of the courtyard is a strikingly crafted pergola, fitted with heaters for the cooler months and contemporary furniture from iSiMAR.

Inside the Residences, designer Linzi Coppick of Forme UK has prioritised a sense of home. Natural daylight floods the apartments, augmented by contemporary design with subtle warmth and bespoke artwork by Marta Suarez.

In the open-plan living and dining area, natural wood floors and furniture from BO Concept create a sleek entertainment area adapted to the modern traveller.

A fully equipped Lauren Nicholas kitchen blends a refreshing white palette with marble countertops, incorporating breakfast-bar seating for more laidback meals. For formal dining, a dark wood BO Concept table can extend to seat eight people, while a large corner sofa and a reading chair in warm grey leather ensures plenty of space for relaxation.

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